“Well-researched and beautifully written.…Collins knows how to build suspense.” —San Francisco Chronicle
At last, the true story of a crime that shocked the world.
On the fiftieth anniversary of her murder, Kitty Genovese transcends the mythology of the tragic story and the famous association with the "bystander effect".
"With the style and pacing of a good novel...should become a standard in the genre."—Publishers Weekly
The astonishing story that inspired Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic novel Kidnapped.