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A Lovely Girl: Memoir of True Crime in Ventura

November 4, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The book cover of al of the Century: The Duncan murder case, with a black and white photo of Ms. Larkin

Meet the author of A Lovely Girl: The Tragedy of Olga Duncan and the Trial of One of California’s Most Notorious Killers. Deborah Holt Larkin was ten years old when her father, the court reporter for the Ventura County Star-Free Press, was immersed in the trial of Olga Duncan’s killers taking place at the Ventura County Courthouse (now Ventura City Hall). Larkin’s memoir tells the story of this stranger-than-fiction murder case, and the influence of her reporter father’s work in her early life. Her book will be available for sale and her talk will be followed by book signing.  Free and open to the public.



November 4, 2023
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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The Atrium at Ventura City Hall
501 Poli Street
Ventura, 93001
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