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The Wylie-Hoffert Murder Case
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The day Emily Hoffert and Janice Wylie were slaughtered on Manhattan's Upper East Side is best known for Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" speech. It was made in Washington, DC. One of the murder victims had planned to attend that historic event. My e-book looks closely at the circumstances of the murders. It also examines the lives of the men arrested for committing this horrible crime.
Massacre on Prospect Hill: The True Crime of Francis Lloyd Russell
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Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Hamilton, Ohio, was a notorious hide-out for Chicago gangsters in the era of Prohibition, and they brought with them vice and violence. But the city's most horrific crime in that time had nothing to do with bootleg whiskey or fancy women, but with a hard-working bachelor trying to take care of his sick brother's family. He loved them so much, he would rather see them dead than homeless.
Man Beheaded; Dentist Sought: The True Crime of Richard M. Brumfield
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Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Was the dentist Richard Brumfield mad? Or a criminal mastermind? Here's a true crime story that has it all: Poisoning, shooting, dynamite, a faked death and a real one, a mutilated corpse, a dark woman, a mystery package, a manhunt, a suicide attempt, an attempted jail break, dogged deputies, a determined prosecutor and the ever-heroic Royal Northwest Mounted Police who always get their man.
The Amityville Massacre: The DeFeo Family's Nightmare (A True Crime Short)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,770. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Murder of the Banker’s Daughter and Murder at the Pencil Factory comes a riveting new historical true crime short, The Amityville Massacre: The DeFeo Family’s Nightmare.
Women Who Were Murdered By Rope Strangler Harvey Glatman
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Harvey Glatman was a fiend who preyed on the weaknesses and loneliness of women. He is best known for three horrendous murders that he committed in the Los Angeles and San Diego areas. He lured women to remote places and strangled them with ropes. One woman was savvy enough to outfox him. My ebook looks closely at Glatman's criminal career as well as profiling the lives of the women he killed.
Pablo Borras ¿Psicópata?
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 116,270. Language: Spanish. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Una tarde de verano de 2008, cuatro muchachos llegan a la Estancia La Teoría, en Colonia. Entran, saludan y se sientan a conversar a la sombra de los árboles. Uno de ellos es pariente de los estancieros, a quienes no veía desde que era niño. De pronto se para, los apunta con un arma y les dice "vengo a robar"... En pocas horas, sólo quedará el calor, el silencio, el odio y la muerte...
Hymns of a Raving Heart: The True Crime of S. Althea Berrie
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Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
When Fannie Berrie, the wife of the handsome pastor and famous writer of hymns S. Althea Berrie, died after a long illness and a serious bout of convulsions, no one gave it a second thought. That is, until the 52-year-old widower suddenly wed the his pretty 19-year-old secretary less than two months later, and the siblings of the dead woman paid for an exhumation and autopsy.
Murder of the Banker's Daughter: The Killing of Marion Parker (A True Crime Short)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Murder at the Pencil Factory and The Sex Slave Murders, comes a powerful new historical true crime short, Murder of the Banker’s Daughter: The Killing of Marion Parker.
The World's Worst Serial Killers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,360. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Profiles 22 serial killers with 100 or more victims each. 70 photos.
Furnace Murder: True Story of the Horrific Murder of Mrs. Cody
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Furnace Murder is the true story of a horrific murder that catapulted Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, into the national spotlight in 1948. Told through the eyes of fourteen-year-old Harvey Rowe, son of the local sheriff, it treats readers to an insider’s view of small-town life, and crime. Probes the tragic life of the victim during the decades leading up to her brutal demise. For readers of all ages.
A Death In Hemlock, New York The Unsolved Murder Of Joanne Ena Lynn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Joanne Ena Lynn left for school in Hemlock on a fall morning in 1949. Unfortunately she never returned home. Her body was found near a field of locust trees in nearby Lima. It was discovered by a teenager gathering nutmegs. Police continued their futile search for a German made gun and a gray sedan with Pennsylvania license plates until late 1951. The murderer proved extremely elusive.
Jeffrey Dahmer, the Killer Cannibal: 100 Questions & Answers about the Case
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Murderer Jeffrey Dahmer kept a head in his fridge, hands & genitals in cooking pots, & body parts in his freezer. He also tried to create zombies for sex slaves. Dahmer came from a good family, had been to college, and was liked by neighbors, who called him “the nice, quiet, good-looking white guy”—even though a foul smell came from his apartment. How did such a man become a cannibal & a murderer?
The Blood-Soaked Woman at the Top of the Stairs: The True Crime of Grace Lusk
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Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,690. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Summoned to the home of his mistress Grace Lusk by telephone, Waukesha veterinarian Dr. David Roberts found his wife, Mary, dying in the parlor, a bullet through her heart, and Grace bleeding from a self-inflicted wound, standing at the top of the stairs, where she held the police chief and a doctor at bay for over an hour before she shot herself again.
Haunted Crime Scenes: Paranormal Evidence From Crimes & Criminals Across The USA
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Series: Haunted Crime Scenes, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by Second Chance Publications. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The second book in the "Haunted Crime Scenes" series. This book focuses on the paranormal phenomena at crime scenes. Forensics expert Katherine Ramsland and paranormal investigator Mark Nesbitt examine murder implements, victims, killers and crime scenes that reportedly have supernatural components. Included are results of their investigations and suggestions for sites they haven't investigated.
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.
The Gas Fume Fugitive: The True Crime of Charlie King
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Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Late one fall night in 1929, the barber Charlie King opened the gas lines of his home and left his four sons and wife sleeping in the deadly fumes, then hopped on a freight train heading north. It was a year before he would show up behind a barber chair 250 miles away.
The Arsenic Affair: The True Crime of Belle Wardlow and Harry Cowdry
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Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
When the farmer Lorel Wardlow died from an acute case of quinsy after a long illness, the country doctor who took care of him signed off on the death certificate without an autopsy, but the little town of Kyle was soon buzzing with gossip about his widow. The scandal that rocked Southwest Ohio in 1917 includes an exhumation of the body, three trials, one hung jury and a prison break.
The Soul of Beth - The Luminous Black Dahlia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Beth (Elizabeth Short), posthumously known as The Black Dahlia, was the victim of one of the most notorious unsolved crimes of the 20th century. Believing that she was unjustly portrayed in books and movies, her friend, Juanita Spinos describes her in The Soul of Beth as a strikingly beautiful, dignified, compassionate, and caring friend to be cherished and honored forever.
The Sleepwalking Slasher: The True Crime of Samuel J. Keelor
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Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Early one winter morning in 1903, Sam Keelor of Hamilton, Ohio, awoke with a cooper's hammer in his hand dripping blood and his pretty young wife Bertha dead in their marriage bed next to him. This "novelette" length true crime story details the family quarrel that led to the mess and the delivery of turn-of-the-century justice.
The Life and Career of Dr. William Palmer of Rugeley
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,770. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In 1856, Dr. William Palmer became the first man to be hung for using strychnine to kill and rob a fellow gambler. This biography, published in 1925, draws on George Fletcher's lifetime of research, including interviews with many of witnesses and residents of Rugeley, England. The edition also comes with extensive footnotes and essays that brings the story to life for modern readers.