THE WICKED BOY: The Mystery of a Victorian Child Murderer
When Robert Coombs, age 13, and his brother Nattie age 12, mother's badly decomposed body was found, the boys were arrested for matricide. Confessing to have stabbed his mother, Robert was sent to Broadmoor, the most infamous detention center. The author re-creates this terrible crime and uncovers an extraordinary story. Illus.
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