I read it three years ago, when I was fifteen, trying not to be caught by my mother ^_^ She's very jelous of her books and what's more, this is not exactly one that a fifteen-year old girl is supposed to read, I think. But I did, and I don't regret it, although it quite uspet me.
PLOT: This is the true story of Diane Downs, an American young woman, and her children's. On Thursday, the 19th may 1983, she is supposed to have shot intentionally her three children, Christie, Cheryl and Danny, in order to make them die. While Crhistie and Danny managed to survive (at the time Danny was only trhee: he never walked any more since that terrible night), Cheryl died. Diane always professed herself innocent. "Small sacrifices" is the story of what led the police to arrest her; it also provides a preciuos portrait of a charming, byronic and mysterious woman, always in balance between holiness and corruption, generosity and lust......Continua