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Machine-Gun Man
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by UCS PRESS. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
George "Machine-Gun" Kelly was one of the few major criminal legends who lived long enough to tell his own story. The Feds claimed that he was John H. Webb. He claimed he was the real deal: "Machine-Gun" Kelly. People who knew him, believed him. So why did the FBI keep his story from being told on Unsolved Mysteries TV show? Read Machine-Gun Man, and draw your own conclusion.
Across the Border
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,100. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This is an account of the murder of Texas college student Mark Kilroy and twelve others in April of 1989, as well as evidence that the victims had been used as human sacrifices by a satanic cult in Matamoros, Mexico.
Hanratty - The Inconvenient Truth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Razen applies his inimitable brand of logic to the 1961 A6 Murder case. He is highly speculative, but convincingly so, in his attempt to rationalise all of the important evidence in the light of the 2001 DNA profiling result. In essence, it manages to close the case against Hanratty to any reasonable extent. This is a relatively concise contribution – supplementary, rather than definitive.
Keeping Safe in a Dangerous Place - An essential guide for everyone
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,830. Language: British English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This book provides simple tactics for day to day life that give you the tools to identify potential threats and avoid them, or escape the attack. It's not about fighting; it's about situational awareness and it is suitable for everyone. For men, women and teenagers; for travellers, mature students, and executives, we are all at risk from the same types of crime. Keep safe in this dangerous place!
Killed On Her Honeymoon - The Anni Hindocha Dewani Murder Case
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,440. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On 13 November 2010, newly-wed Anni Dewani was shot dead in Cape Town. Within weeks her husband Shrien - a successful Britsh businessman - was accused of involvement, an allegation he has denied. This book examines the background to the case and the events that have followed - in both South Africa and the UK - in the more than three years since Anni's death, in particular the multiple court cases.
Finder: The True Story of a Private Investigator
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,360. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
In the last two decades, Private Investigator Marilyn Greene has found more than two hundred people — sometimes discovering in hours or minutes a person missing for years. In FINDER, Greene shares her news-making triumphs, the joyous family reunions she's made possible, and the chilling cases of dead ends.
Serial Killers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,200. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Kristen Laurence. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Serial killers gain their notoriety in several ways... by the bizarre or brutal methods they use to single out and kill their victims, or by the sheer number of killings they carry out. The majority act alone. Many are crazy psychopaths. Just pray to God one doesn't cross your path, or anyone in your family. This book contains the most deadly ones. If you are a lover of mystery thriller crime sto
Serial Killers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
This book portrays various real life blood thirsty vampires serial killers who prayed on innocent victims. There is also the detailed investigation by various law enforcement agencies and the combined effort to get rid of these creatures. All incidents briefed in this book are 100% real !!
Hostages
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,350. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Hostages tells the incredible and often harrowing stories surrounding real-life events such as the Munich massacre of 1972, the Iranian hostage crisis of 1979 and the bloody siege of the Davidian Ranch, Waco, Texas in 1993. Packed full of drama, action and heartbreak Hostages promises to be utterly captivating.
Fugitives
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,600. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Heather Tallchief escaped from the USA with the man she loved and $2.5 million that didn't belong to her. She must have been on an incredible high. However, the buzz didn't last long. Soon after she and Roberto Solanis landed in Amsterdam to start their new life together, her lover vanished with the loot.
Dolor y Dinero-La Verdadera Historia-(Pain and Gain-The Untold True Story)
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Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 87,980. Language: Spanish. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
La verdadera historia tras la película Dolor y Dinero Este libro demuestra que a veces la verdad es más extraña que la ficción! En 1994, Marc y su familia vivian una vida normal en Miami, Florida. No se imaginaba que en Noviembre de ese año, su vida y la de su familia iba a cambiar para siempre. Los acontecimientos que se iban a desarrollarse no podían ser concebidos por la imaginación más vivida.
Until Proven Innocent
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Series: Harris True Crime Collection. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,850. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The prosecutor was no longer sure both murder defendants were guilty. So he asked his retired dad—the real-life Kojak: could he help solve the case? A true story. PHOTOGRAPHS INCLUDED. VIEW “SAMPLE" Breathless, a woman’s call to 911 interrupted a quiet night in the horse country suburbs: “I’m stabbed to death. Please!” Did somebody stab you? asked the operator. “Yes! And my husband, my baby!"
Pro Bono - The 18-Year Defense of Caril Ann Fugate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,940. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In 1958, 19-year-old Charlie Starkweather went on a murder spree that paralyzed Nebraska, shocked the nation, and left 11 people dead. With him when he was captured was his 14-year-old ex-girlfriend Caril Fugate. The question soon arose, was Caril a kidnapped victim, or a heartless accomplice?
Eyes of a Pedophile Detecting Child Predators
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
(5.00 from 1 review)
Peer inside the mind of violent child molester Nathanael Bar-Jonah. Personal coded writings, life-long behaviors and victim testimony reveal how he operated and the difficulties law enforcement experienced stopping him. This book follows his evolution from religious beginnings to hunting children. Extensively researched details explain what is known about child predators and how to recognize them.
Smart Kids, Safe Kids
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,830. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Outsmart anybody who tries to hurt you. Our world is getting crazier every day. This hard-hitting book teaches best ways to prevent (or cope with) child abduction, sexual assault and violence against kids. What I hope you get from this book is that you can and you must make yourself safe in this scary world. Smarter is safer. You can be…here is how… For girls, age 12 and up.
Pain and Gain - The Untold True Story
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Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
‘Pain and Gain – The Untold True Story’ is a gripping memoir that tells the true story behind the Paramount film Pain and Gain. Written by the real Sun Gym Gang victim, Marc Schiller, ‘Pain and Gain – The Untold True Story’ will take readers on an adrenaline rush with a shocking ending.
Sleeping Dogs: A true story of the Lindbergh baby kidnapping
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,880. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
A deathbed confession. A gun encased in concrete. And the possibility both could have kept Bruno Richard Hauptmann from going to the electric chair for the kidnap and murder of Charles A. Lindbergh Jr. When journalist Michael Foldes hears the story of an upstate NY family who could have known the killers, he teases out details in the 80-year-old case that plausibly point to Hauptmann's innocence.
Serial Killer Couples: Bonded by Sexual Depravity, Abduction, and Murder
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
SERIAL KILLER COUPLES: Bonded by Sexual Depravity, Abduction, and Murder chronicles the true crimes of sexually motivated serial killers who are intimates. In this latest true crime book from award winning, bestselling criminologist R. Barri Flowers, 9 gripping tales examine killer couples from America, England & Canada whose murderous reign of terror knows no end till they are brought to justice.
Where Are My Children? The True Story of a Mother Who Risked Her Life to Rescue Her Kidnapped Children
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,860. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
It was a mother's worst nightmare: her husband had kidnapped their children and taken them thousands of miles away to his native Bolivia. Cassie tried to get help from the FBI, the State Department, even the Bolivian government. No one seemed to care. So she decided to take matters into her own hands. This is the dramatic, deeply personal account of her odyssey to bring her children home.
Night of the Full Moon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011 by Criterion House. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Night of the Full Moon is a work of creative non-fiction based on the real-life kidnapping of Palm Springs socialite Elaine Chaddick on May 8th, 1979,as told by the FBI's special agent in charge.