The Dating Game Killer
The True Story of A TV Dating Show, A Violent Sociopath, and A Series of Brutal MurdersPaperback - 2011
In 1978, Rodney Alcala was a contestant on the "The Dating Game," one of America's most popular television shows at the time. Handsome, successful, and romantic, he was embraced by the audience--and chosen as the winner by the beautiful bachelorette. Ten years before his TV appearance, Rodney was charged with the sexual assault and attempted murder of an eight-year-old girl. In the decades that followed, he would be accused of seven murders--and, as new DNA evidence continues to be uncovered, the list may grow.This is the shocking true story about the dark and twisted man.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2011.
Characteristics: 404 pages,  pages of plates :,illustrations, portraits ;,17 cm.