Fiend by: Harold Schechter ISBN10: 1476729131
ISBN10 1476729131
PUBLISHER Simon and Schuster
PUBLISHED 2012 , 2000
TYPE 320 Page Book
RATING 3.8 / 5.0 Avg.
LAST UPDATED: 2019-01-04

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Fiend: The Shocking True Story Of America's Youngest Serial Killer

Fiend was written by and Harold Schechter. The 320 page book was published by Simon and Schuster in 2012 (originally in 2000) with an ISBN 10 of 1476729131. Most books are now available in ebook, pdf and audible formats. If you need more information about this publication, it can be purchased at or Google Books. If the book is older and/or out of print book try to locate a copy on Fiend mentions 1 serial killers including Jesse Pomeroy. The author Harold Schechter has 16 book(s) listed on Killer.Cloud used for the purpose of documenting facts about Serial Killers listed in our database.

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A MONSTER PREYED UPON THE CHILDREN OF NINETEENTH-CENTURY BOSTON. HIS CRIMES WERE APPALLING -- AND YET HE WAS LITTLE MORE THAN A CHILD HIMSELF. When fourteen-year-old Jesse Pomeroy was arrested in 1874, a nightmarish reign of terror over an unsuspecting city came to an end. "The Boston Boy Fiend" was imprisoned at last. But the complex questions sparked by his ghastly crime spree -- the hows and whys of vicious juvenile crime -- were as relevant in the so-called Age of Innocence as they are today. Jesse Pomeroy was outwardly repellent in appearance, with a gruesome "dead" eye; inside, he was deformed beyond imagining. A sexual sadist of disturbing precocity, he satisfied his atrocious appetites by abducting and torturing his child victims. B...

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16 Books Books By Harold Schechter
Hell's Princess by: Harold Schechter ISBN10: 1477808949 Hell's Princess by: Harold Schechter ISBN10: 1477808957 The Serial Killer Files by: Harold Schechter ISBN10: 0345465660 The Serial Killer Files by: Harold Schechter ISBN10: 0345472004 Deranged by: Harold Schechter ISBN10: 1439187851 The A to Z Encyclopedia of Serial Killers by: Harold Schechter ISBN10: 1416521747 View 16 books written by
Author Harold Schechter

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7 Books Books about Jesse Pomeroy
The Alienist by: Caleb Carr ISBN10: 0525510273 Fiend by: Harold Schechter ISBN10: 1476729131 The Wilderness of Ruin by: Roseanne Montillo ISBN10: 0062273493 Fiend by: Harold Schechter ISBN10: 067101448x Making a Monster by: Dawn Keetley ISBN10: 1625342721 Plant Horror by: Dawn Keetley ISBN10: 1137570636 View 7 books that mention
Serial Killer Jesse Pomeroy