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Interview With Author Dr. Joni Johnston


1. Please introduce yourself and your book(s)!

Hi, I’m Dr. Joni Johnston, a clinical/forensic psychologist, private investigator and the author of Serial Killers: 101 Questions True Crime Fans Ask. I live in southern California, where I can often be found either traveling to various prisons and jails to evaluate inmates who are up for parole or in court testifying about what I’ve found. I have four kids, 2 Russian blue cats, and am a mountain person who happens to live close to the beach.

2. What is/are the real-life story(ies) behind your book(s)?

The idea for this book came from .....


Mental Illness and Violence

Thepsychotic killer may make a great Halloween costume, but in real life, they're suprisingly rare.

Why is Someone Burning Homeless Men in San Diego?

A serial killer in San Diego is setting fire to homeless men. Why?


Have You Ever Wished Someone Was Dead?

Many of us have wished someone would die or disappear when we're angry. BUt how common is it to actually fantasize about committing murder?


Dangerous Lies


Are there some secrets worth killing for? For two men leading double lives, the answer was yes.


"Let's Pretend You're Sick"

The psyche of parents who fake their child's illness.