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True crime addict: how I lost myself in the mysterious disappearance of Maura Murray
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New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2016.
Physical Desc:
xi, 280 pages : maps ; 22 cm
Status:
Arcade
363.2336 R414 2016
Carmichael
363.2336 R414 2016
Southgate
363.2336 R414 2016
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"When an eleven year old James Renner fell in love with Amy Mihaljevic, the missing girl seen on posters all over his neighborhood, it was the beginning of a lifelong obsession with true crime. That obsession leads James to a successful career as an investigative journalist. It also gave him PTSD. In 2011, James began researching the strange disappearance of Maura Murray, a UMass student who went missing after wrecking her car in rural New Hampshire in 2004. Over the course of his investigation, he uncovers numerous important and shocking new clues about what may have happened to Maura, but also finds himself in increasingly dangerous situations with little regard for his own well-being. As his quest to find Maura deepens, the case starts taking a toll on his personal life, which begins to spiral out of control. The result is an absorbing dual investigation of the complicated story of the All-American girl who went missing and James's own equally complicated true crime addiction. James Renner's True Crime Addict is the story of his spellbinding investigation of the missing person's case of Maura Murray, which has taken on a life of its own for armchair sleuths across the web. In the spirit of David Fincher's Zodiac, it is a fascinating look at a case that has eluded authorities and one man's obsessive quest for the answers"--

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"When an eleven year old James Renner fell in love with Amy Mihaljevic, the missing girl seen on posters all over his neighborhood, it was the beginning of a lifelong obsession with true crime. That obsession leads James to a successful career as an investigative journalist. It also gave him PTSD. In 2011, James began researching the strange disappearance of Maura Murray, a UMass student who went missing after wrecking her car in rural New Hampshire in 2004. Over the course of his investigation, he uncovers numerous important and shocking new clues about what may have happened to Maura, but also finds himself in increasingly dangerous situations with little regard for his own well-being. As his quest to find Maura deepens, the case starts taking a toll on his personal life, which begins to spiral out of control. The result is an absorbing dual investigation of the complicated story of the All-American girl who went missing and James's own equally complicated true crime addiction. James Renner's True Crime Addict is the story of his spellbinding investigation of the missing person's case of Maura Murray, which has taken on a life of its own for armchair sleuths across the web. In the spirit of David Fincher's Zodiac, it is a fascinating look at a case that has eluded authorities and one man's obsessive quest for the answers"--,Provided by publisher.
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Renner, J. (2016). True crime addict: how I lost myself in the mysterious disappearance of Maura Murray. First edition. New York, Thomas Dunne Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Renner, James, 1978-. 2016. True Crime Addict: How I Lost Myself in the Mysterious Disappearance of Maura Murray. New York, Thomas Dunne Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Renner, James, 1978-, True Crime Addict: How I Lost Myself in the Mysterious Disappearance of Maura Murray. New York, Thomas Dunne Books, 2016.

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Renner, James. True Crime Addict: How I Lost Myself in the Mysterious Disappearance of Maura Murray. First edition. New York, Thomas Dunne Books, 2016.

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