A Death in Italy: The Definitive Account of the Amanda Knox Case
Title: A Death in Italy: The Definitive Account of the Amanda Knox Case
Author: John Follain
Recounts the Meredith Kercher case, from her murder to the acquittal of Raffaele Sollecito and Amanda Knox. Including exclusive interviews, this book reveals how the Italian dream turned into a nightmare.
Four days later, the prosecutor jailed Meredith’s roommate, American student Amanda Knox, and Raffaele Sollecito, her Italian boyfriend. He also jailed Rudy Guede, an Ivory Coast drifter. Four years later Knox and Sollecito were acquitted amid chaotic scenes in front of the world’s media.
Uniquely based on four years of reporting and access to the complete case files, and hundreds of first hand interviews, Death in Italy takes readers on a riveting journey behind the scenes of the investigation, as John Follain shares the drama of the trials and appeal hearings he lived through.
Including exclusive interviews with Meredith’s friends and other key sources, Death in Italy reveals how the Italian dream turned into a nightmare.