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Ann Rule

USA flag (1931 - 2015)

aka Andy Stack

Ann Rule is regarded by many as the foremost true crime writer in America, and the author responsible for the genre as it exists today. She came to her career with a solid background in law enforcement and the criminal justice system. Both her grandfather and her uncle were Michigan sheriffs, her cousin was a Prosecuting Attorney and another uncle was the Medical Examiner. Raised in that environment, she grew up wanting to work in law enforcement herself. She is a former Seattle Policewoman, former caseworker for the Washington State Department of Public Assistance, former student intern at the Oregon State Training School for Girls.
Ann Rule's Crime Files
   1. A Rose for Her Grave (1993)
   2. You Belong to Me (1994)
   3. A Fever in the Heart (1996)
   A Rose for Her Grave / You Belong to Me / A Fever in the Heart (1997)
   4. In the Name of Love (1998)
   5. The End of the Dream (1998)
   6. A Rage to Kill (1999)
   7. Empty Promises (2001)
   8. Last Dance, Last Chance (2002)
   9. Kiss Me, Kill Me (2004)
   10. Worth More Dead (2005)
   11. No Regrets (2006)
   12. Smoke, Mirrors, and Murder (2007)
   13. Mortal Danger (2008)
   14. But I Trusted You (2009)
   15. Don't Look Behind You (2011)
   16. Fatal Friends, Deadly Neighbors (2012)
   17. Lying in Wait (2014)
   Possession (1983)
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Ann Rule recommends
In Plain Sight (2018)
Kathryn Casey
"One of the best true crime writers today."
Two Miles of Darkness (2015)
(Thomas Black, book 14)
Earl W Emerson
"Emerson has taken his place in the rarified air of the best of the best."
Garden State Thrill Killers (2015)
Katherine Ramsland
"This is a must-read for true crime fans."

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