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Profile of the Disappearance of Madeleine McCann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
(4.29 from 7 reviews)
What really happened to Madeleine Beth McCann in Praia da Luz, Portugal in 2007? Was she abducted as the Gerry and Kate have claimed or did something happen to Madeleine on May 3 in the vacation apartment and the incident covered up? Criminal Profiler Pat Brown analyzes the evidence and takes the readers through the steps of profiling, developing a theory that is intriguing and controversial.
Midnight Express
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,810. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The gut-wrenching true story of a young man's incarceration and escape from a Turkish prison, a classic story of survival and human endurance, told with humor, honesty, and heart, it became the Academy Award-winning blockbuster film of the same name. In 1970 Billy Hayes was arrested at the Istanbul airport with 4 pounds of hashish, given a life sentence, and made a dramatic escape after 5 years.
The Reporter Who Knew Too Much
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,120. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Was What’s My Line TV Star, media icon, crack investigative reporter and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen murdered for writing a tell-all book about the JFK assassination? Is the main suspect in her death still at large? Kilgallen’s official cause of death, reported as an overdose of barbiturates and alcohol, has always been suspect since no investigation occurred despite the staged death scene.
Blind Rage: A True Story of Sin, Sex, and Murder in a Small Arkansas Town
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 39,480. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
When Ruie Ann Park—a pillar of the Van Buren, Arkansas, community—was found beaten to death and lying in a pool of blood in her home, the police and local residents assumed the son was the murderer. But the years would uncover a more sinister story. Up till that night, the Park family seemed to have it all. For fifty years they owned and published The Press Argus newspaper.
Het Rattenkwartier : Een Blik in het Nest van de Bende van Nijvel
Price: $7.48 USD. Words: 71,310. Language: Dutch. Published: September 1, 2015 by Charlie Hedo. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
De oorspronkelijke bewoners van de wijk Negenmanneke in Sint-Pieters-Leeuw wantrouwden de omgeving van het Rattendaalkasteel. Daar streken begin vorige eeuw rare mannen in woonwagens neer. Jaren later zou een inwoner van het 'Rattenkwartier' opgepakt worden in het onderzoek naar de Slachter van Bergen. Enkele van zijn buren en familieleden zijn hoofdverdachten in de zaak Bende van Nijvel.
The Sex Slave Murders: The True Story of Serial Killers Gerald and Charlene Gallego
Series: The Sex Slave Murders, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,970. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
A killer couple bound by secrets, lies, and sex slave fantasies. Over a grisly period of 26 months, Gerald and Charlene Gallego went on a bloody and brutal rampage of kidnapping, rape, and murder that spanned three states and claimed eleven lives.
Bloodstained Justice The Darlie Routier Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,130. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
On the night of June 6th, 1996, Darlie Lynn Routier made a frantic call to 911. She told the dispatcher that she and her two sons had been stabbed. Darlie’s eldest son, Devon, had already died from four knife wounds. He was just three days shy of his seventh birthday. His brother, five year old Damon, had also been attacked.
Dead Centre
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 137,670. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
When British tourist Peter Falconio vanished at night in the heart of the outback in 2001, it made front page news around the world. Falconio’s disappearance ignited a massive police hunt. Thirteen months later Bradley Murdoch, a drifter arrested for an unrelated crime in South Australia was charged with Peter’s murder and the attack on Joanne Lees. Many questions remain.
Scary Monsters and Super Freaks: Stories of Sex, Drugs, Rock ‘n’ Roll and Murder
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 178,510. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Mike Sager’s bestselling debut collection is now available as an e-Book with new material added. The nineteen true crime stories include tales of porn star John Holmes, superfreak Rick James, beaten motorist Rodney Glenn King, Rap empresario Eazy-E, and many more. Says E! Online: “Don’t pick this one up if you have somewhere to be the next morning."
Attack of the 50 Foot Blockchain: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Ethereum & Smart Contracts
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / investing, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The origins and history of Bitcoin to the present day, the other cryptocurrencies it spawned including Ethereum, the ICO craze and the 2017 crypto bubble, and the attempts to apply blockchains and smart contracts to business. Plus a case study on blockchains in the music industry. Bitcoin and blockchains are not a technology story, but a psychology story.
85 Grams: Art Williams: Drug Czar
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 70,500. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Why some individuals function well within society for the better part of their lives only to morph into a polar opposite without forewarning may forever remain a mystery. Arthur James Williams has been viewed as such a man. His path in life was predictable over four decades only to transform into one of Canada's most notorious drug lords.
Midnight Return: Escaping Midnight Express
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,820. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Billy Hayes leapt from prison isolation to international notoriety when Midnight, the book about his 5 years in and escape from a Turkish prison, became a worldwide bestseller, and an Academy Award-winning film. Midnight Return chronicles his struggles and triumphs in that transition, tracing Billy's journey from desperation to freedom, self-knowledge, and healing.
Implosion at Los Alamos: How Crime, Corruption and Cover-ups Jeopardize America's Nuclear Weapons Secrets
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,290. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
2011 IPPY Award Winner Implosion At Los Alamos is a frightening exposé that reveals failed security, crime, mismanagement, cover-ups, and corruption at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, Ground Zero for America’s strongest defense against rogue nations and terroristic entities -- at least it should be.
The Manson Family “Then and Now”
Price: $7.25 USD. Words: 19,750. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Charles Manson and other members of his so-called family were convicted of killing actress Sharon Tate and six other people during a bloody rampage in the Los Angeles area during two August nights in 1969. Since that night “Charles Manson” has become a household name. Over 40 years later we will revisit the gruesome crime scene and the carnage of that deadly night.
Target Blue
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 219,960. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
Inside the NYPD during a year of intense trauma: 4 cops assassinated by the Black Liberation Army, others machine gunned in their car; two Mafia dons whacked, a gigantic corruption investigation, the city's biggest jewel heist, headquarters cops jostling for power while constantly undercutting each other; a new commissioner trying to force the department into the modern age.
Social Media Monsters: Killers Who Target Victims on the Internet: Facebook, Craigslist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Who is really on the other end of that Facebook friend request, or behind that dating profile, or posting that item for sale on Craigslist? How can you be safe if you plan to meet up with a stranger you met online? What precautions should you take? Facebook, Craigslist, MySpace, chat rooms, dating sites—it does not matter where you are online; killers are lurking in the shadows.
Informally Educated: True Tale of Child Abuse, Survival and Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,960. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010 by Lemon Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
An amazing story about overcoming tremendous obstacles, including abuse.M Gusby WSAV3 Ga The road that led Kennesaw Taylor back to Milledgeville was marked with a non-existent childhood, a madman and murder. Jonathan Jackson Union Recorder Milledgeville Ga A horrific story, not a horror story. A good book, not a happy book. I’m amazed he lived through all this.Laura Starling
A Private Disgrace: Lizzie Borden by Daylight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,890. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Lizzie Andrew Borden was tried and acquitted in the 1892 axe murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. Media coverage of the case created a furor throughout the United States reminiscent of the Rosenberg, Claus von Bulow and O.J. Simpson trials. No other suspect was ever charged with the double homicide, and speculation on the case continues to this day.
The Mother of all Lies The Casey Anthony Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,060. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
An indepth look into the murder of Casey Anthony and the investigation and trial of her mother, Casey Anthony.
Girl, Taken: A True Story of Abduction, Captivity and Survival
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
"An astonishing, inspiring true story of abduction, war and survival" - Brian Whitney, author of SUBVERSIVE. In the fall of 1994, 21-year-old Elena Nikitina disappeared. Drugged and kidnapped by a group of Islamic fanatics, she was held in a tiny room. Through eight horrifying months of captivity, and the outbreak of a genocidal war, all that kept her alive was hope.