George Jonas

By Persons Unknown book cover By Persons Unknown: The Strange Death of Christine Demeter
(with Barbara Amiel)
Macmillan of Canada, 1977
ISBN: 044000893X
6 editions

True crime.

The rich, philandering husband; the beautiful victim with a million dollar insurance policy on her life; the glamorous jet-set mistress; the double murderer; the enforcer -- they all come together in this gripping, real drama.

Awards

Edgar Allan Poe Award (Mystery Writers of America, New York, 1978)

Reviews

"A true crime book, considered by some the classic of the century."

– Ottawa Journal