I'll Be Gone in the Dark Questions and Answers
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What is the author's purpose in I'll Be Gone In The Dark?

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The author of I’ll Be Gone in the Dark is Michelle McNamara , but the book’s authorship is actually rather complicated. McNamara, a writer specializing in true crime, worked tirelessly to identify the Golden State Killer, a serial killer who brutally murdered women in California for more than 10 years, with crimes dating back to the 1970's. The Golden State Killer also committed dozens of rapes and burglaries. While she consulted extensively with law enforcement, McNamara conducted a vast...

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