[50 books in 2012]
27. The Stranger Beside Me by Ann Rule → completed 4/20
His Aunt Julia, then about fifteen, awakened from a nap to find that her body was surrounded by knives. Someone had placed them around her as she slept. She wasn’t cut, but the glitter of the blades made Julia’s heart convulse.
Julia recognized that the knives had come from the cutlery drawer in their kitchen, and she looked up to see her three-year-old nephew. The adorable, elfin Ted Bundy stood by her bed, grinning at her.
Three years old.