The Rope: A True Story of Murder, Heroism, and the Dawn of

The Rope: A True Story of Murder, Heroism, and the Dawn of the NAACP From New York Times bestselling author Alex Tresniowski comes a pageturning, remarkable truecrime thriller recounting themurder of tenyearold Marie Smith, the dawn of modern criminal detection and the launch of the NAACPIn the tranquil seaside town of Asbury Park, New Jersey, tenyearold schoolgirl Marie Smith is brutally murdered Small town officials, unable to find the culprit, call upon the young manager of a New York detective agency for help It is the detective’s first murder case, and now, the specifics of the investigation and daring sting operation that caught the killer is captured in all its rich detail for the first time Occurring exactly halfway between the end of the Civil War inand the formal beginning of the Civil Rights Movement in , the brutal murder and its highlycovered investigation sits at the historic intersection of sweeping national forces—religious extremism, class struggle, the infancy of criminal forensics, and America’s Jim Crow racial violence History and true crime collide in this sensational murder mystery featuring characters as complex and colorful as those found in the best psychological thrillers—the unconventional truthseeking detective Ray Schindler; the sinister pedophile Frank Heidemann; the ambitious Asbury Park Sheriff Clarence Hetrick; the mysterious “sting artist,” Carl Neumeister; the indomitable crusader Ida Wells; and the victim, Marie Smith, who represented all the innocent and vulnerable children living in turnofthecentury America Gripping and powerful, The Rope is an important piece of history that gives a voice to the voiceless and resurrects a longforgotten true crime story that speaks to the very divisions tearing at the nation’s fabric today [KINDLE] ✽ I Blame The Scapegoats By John O& – 9facts.co.uk remarkable truecrime thriller recounting themurder of tenyearold Marie Smith ➠ [Epub] ➚ Beneath the Earth By John Boyne ➪ – 9facts.co.uk the dawn of modern criminal detection and the launch of the NAACPIn the tranquil seaside town of Asbury Park ➶ [Read] ➲ Gagged By Richard Asplin ➾ – 9facts.co.uk New Jersey ❴Download❵ ✤ Aristocrats Author Stella Tillyard – 9facts.co.uk tenyearold schoolgirl Marie Smith is brutally murdered Small town officials ❰PDF / Epub❯ ★ A Dark and Twisted Tide (Lacey Flint, Author Sharon J. Bolton – 9facts.co.uk unable to find the culprit [KINDLE] ✽ Wild Horses (Saddle Club, Author Bonnie Bryant – 9facts.co.uk call upon the young manager of a New York detective agency for help It is the detective’s first murder case ❰Reading❯ ➺ At Sixes And Sevens Author Rosie Harris – 9facts.co.uk and now ✯ [BOOKS] ⚣ Save Rafe! (Middle School By James Patterson ✼ – 9facts.co.uk the specifics of the investigation and daring sting operation that caught the killer is captured in all its rich detail for the first time Occurring exactly halfway between the end of the Civil War inand the formal beginning of the Civil Rights Movement in ❰Download❯ ➻ The Hand That First Held Mine Author Maggie O& – 9facts.co.uk the brutal murder and its highlycovered investigation sits at the historic intersection of sweeping national forces—religious extremism [Reading] ➼ Ghost Light By Joseph O& – 9facts.co.uk class struggle [Epub] ➚ LDN Graffiti By Joe Epstein – 9facts.co.uk the infancy of criminal forensics ➵ [Reading] ➷ Sworn to Silence By Brendan Boland ➪ – 9facts.co.uk and America’s Jim Crow racial violence History and true crime collide in this sensational murder mystery featuring characters as complex and colorful as those found in the best psychological thrillers—the unconventional truthseeking detective Ray Schindler; the sinister pedophile Frank Heidemann; the ambitious Asbury Park Sheriff Clarence Hetrick; the mysterious “sting artist,” Carl Neumeister; the indomitable crusader Ida Wells; and the victim ☂ Frog Is Frog PDF / Epub ✐ Author Max Velthuijs – 9facts.co.uk Marie Smith ✅ Doctor Who PDF / Epub ⚣ Author David Bishop – 9facts.co.uk who represented all the innocent and vulnerable children living in turnofthecentury America Gripping and powerful [Reading] ➶ Secrets On Morgan Hill By Camille Kleidysz – 9facts.co.uk The Rope is an important piece of history that gives a voice to the voiceless and resurrects a longforgotten true crime story that speaks to the very divisions tearing at the nation’s fabric today


About the Author: Alex Tresniowski

Alex Tresniowski is a writer living and working in New York City He has been a senior writer for PEOPLE magazine since 1998, writing dozens of cover stories and focusing on human interest, crime and sports He is also the author of six books, including 2005’s THE VENDETTA, a true crime story that was purchased by Universal Pictures and used as a basis for the 2009 Johnny Depp movie Public Enemies



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