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Beyond bad : the life and crimes of Katherine Knight, Australia's Hannibal
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Biography. Crime--Australia--Case studies. Knight, Katherine Mary, -- 1955- . Women murderers -- Australia -- Biography. Murder -- Australia.
Warning: This book contains graphic violence.
Beyond Bad is the shocking true story of Katherine Knight, a grandmother jailed for the most gruesome crime ever committed in Australia. Knight murdered, skinned and served up her de facto as a meal for his children. Beyond Bad is the shocking true story of Katherine Knight, the first Australian woman to be sentenced to serve out her life in prison. Her crime - the ritual slaying and skinning of her de facto husband for a cannibal feast - is the most gruesome ever committed in Australia. Knight, a 44-year-old abattoir worker, stabbed her de facto John Price 37 times, skinned his body, cooked his head, and served him up as a meal for his children. Beyond Bad explains what motivated Knight to commit such a heinous act and how it rocked the Hunter Valley town she lived in.