She Wanted It All: A True Story of Sex, Murder, and a Texas Millionaire
Author: Kathryn Casey
Published: April 16, 2005 by Avon/HarperCollins
Category: True Crime
Main Character: Celeste Beard, Tracey Tarlton, Steve Beard
Trophy wife Celeste Beard wasn't satisfied with a luxurious lifestyle and her rich Austin media mogul husband's devotion -- so she took his life! Ann Rule says: "Kathryn Casey is one of the best true crime writers today.... This is a do-not-miss book. A triumph!" Two-time Edgar Award-winner Carlton Stowers says of "She Wanted It All": "Not only is this a dark and twisted family tale that you won't soon forget, but Kathryn Casey's vivid writing and dogged research establish her as one of the very best true crime writers in the business."