Title Profile & Character Information

Helter Skelter

Annotation
The #1 True Crime Bestseller of All Time--7 Million Copies Sold


Author Notes
  Vincent Bugliosi has won Edgar Allan Poe Awards (for best true crime book of the year) for Helter Skelter as well as for Till Death Us Do Part. His most recent true crime books, And the Sea Will Tell and Outrage: The Five Reasons Why O. J. Simpson Got Away with Murder, were both #1 on the New York Times hardcover bestseller list. Curt Gentry is the author of Frame-Up: The Incredible Case of Tom Mooney and Warren Billings and J. Edgar Hoover: The Man and the Secrets, among many others. He has won two Edgar Allan Poe Awards.
GenreNonFiction
True Crime
TopicsMurderers
Psychopaths
Murder
Murder investigations
Murder trials
Murder witnesses
Criminals
Criminal justice system
Crimes against humanity
SettingLos Angeles, California