Trophy wife Celeste Beard wasn't satisfied with a luxurious lifestyle and her rich Austin media mogul husband's devotion -- so she took his life!
She wanted everything, but her husband stood in the way.
The lesbian lover:
A love-struck, middle-aged woman with a history of mental illness, she would do anything to set Celeste free.
The beauty salon receptionist:
Celeste hired her to tie up the loose ends ... in a second conspiracy to commit murder.
Celeste Beard is a mother of twin girls. She is married to a man whom is very wealthy, but what happens when he stands in the way of what she wants? She conspires many ways to kill him and to always get more money from him. Celeste never has enough money. She is a very good manipulator and even drags her twin girls into lying for her. Celeste is often in and out of the mental hospital and that is where she connects with Tracey. Celeste finds herself married to one man, in love with Tracey, and still wanting to have her night life as well. Can she have it all?
This is a true crime novel and there are some graphic scenes in the book. There are 442 pages with 8 pages of photographs. I found this to be a good read. My only complaint is like other true crimes, things are often repeated in the book many times.
*I received a copy of this book in exchange for my honest opinion. Knevits