Invitation to a Murder Author:|Gail Abbott Zimmerman WAS HE A LOVING, PROTECTIVE HUSBAND? OR A COLD, CALCULATING KILLER? — TV's 48 Hours Mystery unravels the lethal secrets inside a seemingly perfect marriage and behind a chilling double homicide. — "My wife is dying on the floor! Please, Please come help!" — The frantic 911 call sent emergency units racing to a tidy brick home in suburban Springfiel... more »d, Illinois. Beautiful, vivacious Donnah Winger had been bludgeoned to death by a male intruder; her attacker was fatally shot by Donnah's husband, Mark. In the aftermath of the horrific home invasion, family and friends rallied around Mark, a well liked and respected nuclear scientist, and infant daughter he and Donnah had just adopted; some even called him a hero.
But one rookie detective didn't buy Mark Winger's version of the grisly events of that August afternoon. After four years of relentless investigation, a closed case is reopened, and fragments of truth including shocking new witness testimony--come together to reveal how Mark Winger turned a chance meeting with a troubled young man into the almost seamless killing of his own wife, with an INVITATION TO A MURDER.« less