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A Flower in the Snow
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,930. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Solstice Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
My daughter. Berlyn, was asleep on a fold-out couch at her high school prom party when a former classmate and high school dropout shot her in the head for no apparent reason. Her murder prompted me to leave the rubble of my beliefs and assumptions to go in search of answers to the most profound questions we ask ourselves. "A Flower in the Snow" is a result of that odyssey.
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.
Wreckage: Tales of Murder and Disaster
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Some tales of murder, mayhem, destruction and death from around the world by non-fiction, history and true crime author Bryan W. Alaspa. From Chicago to around the world learn about these notorious tales of murder and death.
Fingerprints: Four Unusual Historical Cases
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Series: Old Cases, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014 by Dingbat Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Four true crime fingerprint cases pulled from history. 1. The first crimes solved through fingerprints… Francesca Rojas (1892), Harry Jackson (1902), and the Mask Murders (1905). 2. The Question Mark Burglar… an unbelievable case from 1920. 3. When the victim’s fingerprints count the most… the Urschel kidnapping case from 1933. 4. Beyond bizarre… the strange case of cop-killer George Ross (1951).
Hanratty - The Inconvenient Truth
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Price: Free! Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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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.
Deadly Dance: The Chippendales Murders
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Kerrera House Press. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Sex, Money and Murder: the fascinating story of the rise and fall of Steve Banerjee, founder and owner of the Chippendales exotic male dance troupe. In the post-pill, pre-AIDS, sex-filled LA club scene of the 1980s, celebrities, desperate housewives and wild bachelorettes converged on one place: Chippendales—and behind it all was arson, the Mob and murder.
The Killing Truth (Real Life Evil - A True Crime Quickie Bundle) Vol. 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,850. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The Killing Truth is a “Real Life Evil – True Crime Quickie Bundle” comprised of TWO true crime novellas (Sylvia Perrini & Les MacDonald) and TWO short stories (Kim Cresswell). The perfect collection for readers who are looking for a compelling and quick read!
Mountains of Skulls and Rivers of Blood: Murder He Recorded and Planned
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A sexually frustrated virgin decides to punish the hot girls and guys on whom he blames his lack of success, loneliness, rejection, and unfulfilled desires. Since he could not have a girlfriend, he decided to destroy all their lives by playing 'god.' He forgot to realize that social skills, relational skills could have helped him fit in the social scene of this nice Santa Barbara community.
Bread & Butter The Murders of Polly Frisch
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,100. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In 1856, one woman's family suffered from unexplained deaths. The town grew suspicious, an investigation commenced, bodies were exhumed, an affair—exposed. Polly would be arrested for the murders of her 1st husband and daughters. Her son would testify against her. Bread & Butter is the true story of Polly Frisch who poisoned her family with arsenic and the five trials it took to convict her.
Spirits of Death
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
An Indian burial ground that was moved. Their bodies hidden in a hole. Houses built on their burial grounds, now they seek revenge. Come in now and watch it all happen as the "Shadow Warriors" strike back.
Karyn Kupcinet Strangled Hollywood Beauty
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Andrew Prine was Karyn Kupcinet's boyfriend until shortly before her violent and untimely death on November 28, 1963. Karyn's body lay undiscovered on a couch in her West Hollywood apartment for three days. It was found by two friends. My book reveals many of the likely suspects in her murder, including Prine, who is still alive. Karyn was also drug abuser. She used methamphetamine habitually.
The Secret Life of Celestina Sommer - a very Victorian murder
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Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 70,840. Language: British English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A TRUE tale of Victorian crime, betrayal and murder...Celestina Sommer's problem took her to the very edge of hell.
The Lies She Told
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The true crime murder mystery of the Charleston, South Carolina woman named Katherine Waring. Waring's life ended when she met a stranger name Heather Angelica Kamp. Kamp lived a vagabond lifestyle. Her crimes included forgery and robbery, online scamming and the constant theme of pathological lying. On June 13, 2009 her criminal activity escalated from misdemeanor crimes to murder.
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.
An Unjust Hanging
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 32,380. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
One winter's evening in 1821, stung by his girlfriend Eliza's rejection, 17-year-old John Horwood picked up a stone and flung it at her. That thoughtless act of fury cost both those young people their lives. This is the grotesque and shocking true story of John Horwood, who was sent to the gallows by folly, ignorance and a doctor's selfish cruelty...
Death In Godshill
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A 61-year-old farmer Frank Cave was found dead, seemingly killed with his own shotgun on a quiet farm on the Isle of Wight, early one morning in October 1940. After a police investigation, the woman who was Frank's young housekeeper, Mabel Attrill, was charged with his murder. After many twists and turns, the trial reached an unexpected conclusion.
Forever in My Heart - A True Story of Coincidence and Destiny
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A Woman's dead body was found. Unlocking the secret was stranger than I ever imagined.