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An intimate and investigative portrait of beloved Mexican-American singer Selena Quintanillaand#8217;s murder by Emmy Awardand#8211;winning journalist Marand#237;a Celeste Arrarand#225;s. Now with a new foreword and afterword by the author for the 20th Anniversary Edition.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;There is no doubt that Yolanda Saldivar pulled the trigger and killed Tejano superstar Selena Quintanilla Perez on March 31, 1995. But does anyone know what really happened in Room 158 of the Days Inn, moments before the crime took place? Marand#237;a Celeste Arrarand#225;s has many answersand#8212;and her unrivaled coverage of the murder, trial, and aftermath made her the undisputed expert on the Selena case. Arrarand#225;s shares firsthand details about the crime and the people involvedand#8212;including details of her headline-making jailhouse interview with Yolanda, who repeatedly spoke of and#8220;Selenaand#8217;s secretand#8221;and#8212;a powerful hidden piece of information that she refused to divulge in the courtroom but revealed to Arrarand#225;s at length. Many questions were raisedand#8212;and not all were answered until this revealing interview shed light on the crime.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Why was there a suitcase filled with Selenaand#8217;s clothes at the murder scene? What was the significance of the jeweled ring, adorned with the initial and#8220;Sand#8221; that fell from Selenaand#8217;s bloody fist? Who was the doctor from Monterrey who called himself Selenaand#8217;s confidant and business advisor? andlt;Iandgt;Selenaand#8217;s Secretandlt;/Iandgt; fits together the pieces of this puzzle and depicts what really happened on that rainy day in March.

About the Author

Marand#237;a Celeste Arrarand#225;s is the host and managing editor of "Al Rojo Vivo con Marand#237;a Celeste" (Red Hot Live with Maria Celeste), produced by Telemundo/NBC. She is also a guest host for NBCand#8217;s Today show and has collaborated with Dateline and NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams. This Emmy award winner is also the bestselling author of andlt;iandgt;Selenaand#8217;s Secretandlt;/iandgt; and andlt;iandgt;The Magic Caneandlt;/iandgt;. She has been featured on the cover of andlt;iandgt;People en Espaand#241;olandlt;/iandgt; more times than any other celebrity and was selected by andlt;iandgt;Newsweekandlt;/iandgt; magazine to appear on the cover of its and#8220;20 Most Powerful Women of the Next Generation" issue.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781476775050
Subtitle:
The Revealing Story Behind Her Tragic Death
Author:
Arraras, Maria Celeste
Publisher:
Atria Books
Subject:
Entertainment & Performing Arts
Subject:
Biography-Composers and Musicians
Subject:
Al Rojo Vivo; Telemundo; Selena; Selena Quintanilla-Pérez; Amor Prohibido; No Me Queda Mas; Queen of Tejano; Selena y Los Dinos; Yolanda Saldivar; Jennifer Lopez; Selena movie; Selena Forever; Veronica Vazquez; Corpus Christi; Selena museum
Subject:
Al Rojo
Subject:
Vivo; Telemundo; Selena; Selena Quintanilla-Pérez; Amor Prohibido; No Me Queda Mas; Queen of Tejano; Selena y Los Dinos; Yolanda Saldivar; Jennifer Lopez; Selena movie; Selena Forever; Veronica Vazquez; Corpus Christi; Selena museum
Edition Description:
Reissue
Publication Date:
20150303
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
16-pg bandamp;w insert
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
190.5 x 130.175 mm 4.99 gr

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