Book Reviews of Such Good Boys : The True Story of a Mother, Two Sons and a Horrifying Murder

Such Good Boys : The True Story of a Mother, Two Sons and a Horrifying Murder
Such Good Boys The True Story of a Mother Two Sons and a Horrifying Murder
Author: Tina Dirmann
PBS Market Price: $8.09 or $4.19+1 credit
ISBN-13: 9780312995287
ISBN-10: 0312995288
Publication Date: 10/4/2005
Pages: 256
Rating:
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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3.8 stars, based on 61 ratings
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
Book Type: Paperback
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reviewed Such Good Boys : The True Story of a Mother, Two Sons and a Horrifying Murder on + 107 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 9
I could not put this book down. Two boys unite in life and try to make it day by day in the unstable home of there mother. She has undiagnosed mental disease and it is almost unbearable to live int eh home. ONe brother decides to kill her while the other looks the other way..I did not know one chapter to the next how i felt about htese boys and what they did in the end. Even after the ending I want to know what is happening in their life today and hope they are recieving the help there mother never got!!!
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Helpful Score: 6
It is hard to believe that a mother could be so cruel. Interesting book that delves into the depths of madness.
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Helpful Score: 5
This story is a horrifying example of how children can turn against a parent after years of mental abuse. It gives a background of the principal characters from earliest childhood, thus giving the reader an insight into the ultimate conclusion.

This book is the author's first.

Marian in CA.
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Helpful Score: 3
Great book...couldn't put down till finished.
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Helpful Score: 3
Chilling case of a true story of murder by her own sons. Hard to put down!
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Helpful Score: 2
This book was hard to put down. This was a horrific but sad story. If only someone had stepped in and gotten the mom some help.
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Helpful Score: 1
Excellent book, I couldnt put it down. If you like true crime stories, you'll love this one!!!
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Good, quick read.
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fancinating read, storyline enfolds smoothly.
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Excellent account of the crime of matricide. It did seem to go on a bit but still a good read.
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This was okay a sad story but i feel that they should have gave more info they made the mom out to be bad at first without really saying what she did then in the end they made it sound like the boys were crazy i thought the book was okay
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Very tragic story of abuse that went on for many years...a mentally ill mother and her two sons. So sad to think of all the years all three of them needed help.
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very interesting how your childhood influnces your adult life
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book is kinda worn but it is one of the best books I've read in a long time.i highly recommend it.
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Fascinating!