'In Cold Blood' by Truman Capote. Book 3 in the 'Books I studied at school/college/university…which I actually loved’ series...
Hello, it’s englishteaworshipper here, with another post in the ‘Books I studied at school/college/university…which I actually loved’ series. I actually really enjoy writing these posts because it gives me an opportunity to re-visit all those wonderful books I read from my 17 ish years in education. 791 more words
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote is a non-fiction novel based on the murder of the Clutter family, husband and wife, son and daughter, all four killed in their own home by Perry Smith and his accomplice Dick Hickock in 1959. 1,401 more words
This week marks the 30th anniversary of Truman Capote’s death. He was just 59, but the decades of drinking and drugging made him look much older and pathetic when you’d see him on The Johnny Carson Show, silly and chatting away in that nasal, high-pitched voice. 603 more words