Karen Spears Zacharias: "A Silence of Mockingbirds: The Memoir of a Murder"

Karly Sheehan

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Karly Sheehan

MacAdam/Cage Publishing

Karen Spears Zacharias: "A Silence of Mockingbirds: The Memoir of a Murder"

A journalist exposes the failures of an entire community to protect the 3-year-old daughter of a close family friend.

On June 5th, 2005 in an small Oregon college town thought to be a ‘good place to raise kids’ a three year old girl was tortured and killed. Her name was Karly Sheehan. The boyfriend of Karly’s mother is serving time for the murder. Investigative journalist Karen Spears Zacharias tells the story of Karly’s life and death, She questions why others who could have and should have protected the little girl didn’t. The story of Karly Sheehan and the urgent need to better protect all children from abuse.

Guests

Karen Spears Zacharias

journalist and author of "Hero Mama"

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