A Reliable Wife

Algonquin Books (Jan 5, 2010)
Paperback – 320 pages
ISBN: 1565129776 / 9781565129771
He placed a notice in a Chicago paper, an advertisement for "a reliable wife." She responded, saying that she was "a simple, honest woman." She was, of course, anything but honest, and the only simple thing about her was her single-minded determination to marry this man and then kill him, slowly ...