Born: Berwyn, Illinois
Pen Name: None Connection to Illinois: Gera-Lind lives in Chicago. Biography: N/A
|Freed to kill :
ISBN: 9781939430007 OCLC: 830313780 Garrett County Press, [Place of publication not identified] : 2012. Larry W. Eyler was caught in 1983, accused of being the homosexual highway killer, responsible for 22 murders in three states. Unbelievably, he was indicted for just one killing and spent three months in jail before an Illinois judge determined that the overwhelming evidence against him was tainted. He was released. Six months later Eyler was caught again. This time he was accused of a brutal, unimaginable murder of a 15-year-old street hustler. Crime journalist Gera-Lind Kolarik was the first person to recognize the killer's hunting pattern, which crossed state lines -- she alerted the Illinois Lake County sheriff, thus initiating a crucial turn in the investigation. In Freed to Kill, Kolarik with journalist Wayne Klatt intelligently examines the story of Eyler and his victims and investigates the institutions and officials that allowed Eyler a chance to hunt again.--
|I am Cain
ISBN: 9781891053719 OCLC: 830313791 Garrett County Press, [Place of publication not identified] : 2012. On the night of April 7, 1990, newlyweds Nancy and Richard Langert were brutally shot in the basement of their suburban Chicago home. There were no leads. Nothing was stolen. The only clue was an illegible message Nancy left behind, written in her own blood. It was a crime that shocked the community and baffled the FBI and seven local police departments. They explored every prospect -- from IRA assassinations to Mafia hit. But it was a tough Illinois policewoman who would track down the killer, exposing a horror that was shockingly close to home. Veteran Chicago journalists Gera-Lind Kolarik and Wayne Klatt present a chilling investigation into this true story of murder, compulsion and tragedy.--
|I am Cain /
ISBN: 0380766248 OCLC: 30084785 Avon Books, New York : ©1994.
|Prisoners of fear
ISBN: 9781891053702 OCLC: 834602739 Garrett County Press Digital, [New Orleans] : , ©1995. Connie Krauser Chaney had a troubled childhood that she hoped to escape by creating her own stable and caring family. Stability, however, was the last thing she found with her husband Wayne Chaney. Physically and sexually abusive, Wayne was an uncontrollable force in the life of Connie and their young beautiful son, Max. Acclaimed author Gera-Lind Kolarik investigates both sides of this fatally abusive relationship, which prompted one of the United States' first anti-stalking laws.--
|Prisoners of fear /
ISBN: 0380773457 OCLC: 33030223 Avon Books, New York : ©1995.