Wives with Knives features gripping stories of women who have committed violent crimes against their husbands or lovers. Some women endured years of emotional, sexual, and physical abuse before fighting back. Others were motivated by greed and jealousy. With first-hand accounts from the actual women who committed the crimes, as well as police, investigators, family members, and the victims themselves, Wives with Knives reveals the traumatic events that led up to these deadly confrontations.