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Blood Ties The real stories behind Ireland's most notorious murders by Niamh O'Connor

Blood Ties The real stories behind Ireland's most notorious murders


Blood Ties The real stories behind Ireland's most notorious murders by Niamh O'Connor

Husband against wife ... Wife against husband ... Discover what happens when the bonds of family break ... Find out more about the gruesome case of the so-called 'Scissor Sisters', whose bloody slaughter of their mother's lover ended with an unsolved mystery as to the final resting place of the victim's head - see the only interview with killer Charlotte Mulhall since she entered prison. . Read the most up-to-date account of the murder of mother-of-two Rachel O'Reilly, including her husband's latest appeal. And get the full story behind the sensational case of Sharon Collins and the 'Lying Eyes' hitman-for-hire scandal. As a leading crime reporter for the Sunday World, Niamh O'Connor has interviewed killers, has sat in court as justice was done, and spoken to the condemned in prison to give us the inside stories on three of Ireland's most notorious murder cases.

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About the Author

Niamh O'Connor is one of Ireland's best known crime authors. She is the true crime editor for the Sunday World, Ireland's biggest selling Sunday newspaper. Her three novels, If I Never See You Again, Taken and Too Close For Comfort have introduced a refreshing heroine in feisty CS Jo Birmingham and two have been shortlisted for Irish Book Awards.

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Publication date

24th September 2009


Niamh O'Connor

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Transworld Ireland an imprint of Transworld Publishers Ltd


432 pages


True crime



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