Kathy Marie Augustine was not out to make friends In politics, she rose to the top by playing hardball and pushing her way through the old boy s network of the Nevada legislature, rising to the rank of State Controller When she died, only a few people shed tears including the man who killed her.Chaz Higgs was a former body builder turned intensive care nurse who saw wealthy, sexy Kathy Augustine as his meal ticket until he couldn t stomach her domineering personality any longer When Chaz decided he d had enough, he chose a poison that would leave no evidence behind.The death of a nationally known politician made headlines, but one slip of the tongue came to the attention of a determined Nevada detective Now, true crime master Gary C King takes us into the extraordinary life and death of a famously ambitious woman politician, behind the scenes of the investigation that unearthed stocking secrets, and into the heart and mind of a man who nearly got away with the perfect crime. Best Read [ An Almost Perfect Murder ] author [ Gary C. King ] – heartforum.co.uk
Gary C King is a freelance author and lecturer who has publishedthan 500 articles in true crime magazines in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom He is also the author of several true crime books including Blood Lust Portrait of a Serial Sex Killer, Driven to Kill, Web of Deceit, Blind Rage, Savage Vengeance, An Early Grave, The Texas 7, Murder in Hollywood, Angels of Death, Stolen in the Night, Love, Lies, and Murder, An Almost Perfect Murder, Butcher, Rage, The Murder of Meredith Kercher, Crime Scene True Stories of Crime and Detection, and Murder Most Foul True Crime Stories of Murder and Mayhem.Driven to Kill, the story of serial child killer Westley Allan Dodd s killing spree, was nominated for an Anthony Award in the Best True Crime Book category at Bouchercon 25.Blood Lust Portrait of a Serial Sex Killer, details the bizarre case of Dayton Leroy Rogers, Oregon s worst serial killer A German language edition of Blood Lust was published in 1995 Both Blood Lust and Driven to Kill were chosen as featured selections of Doubleday s True Crime Book Club.King s television appearances have included Entertainment Tonight, Larry King Live, Inside Edition, Court TV, MSNBC s Headliners and Legends, E , British Broadcasting Corporation BBC , Extra TV, and several other programs He also frequently provides radio interviews and has given talks at libraries as well as organizations devoted to readers and writers interested in the genre of true crime.After years of traditional publishing, King recently joined the growing ranks of indie authors.
- 341 pages
- An Almost Perfect Murder
- Gary C. King
- 26 June 2017 Gary C. King