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A Sucky Love Story: Overcoming Unhappily Ever After by Brittani Louise Taylor
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,090. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Dating, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
What if falling in love meant almost losing everything? YouTube star Brittani Louise Taylor shares her story.
Midnight Express by Billy Hayes
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.
Grafters by Colin Blaney
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,720. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Empire Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Updated with new photographs. Colin Blaney's "Grafters", originally published in 2004, was a ground-breaking expose of the links between criminal gangs and football hooliganism. In the intervening period the book and the phrase have become part of the lexicon, defining a generation of professional thieves who used the cover of their fellow football fans to earn a fortune.
The Reporter Who Knew Too Much by Mark Shaw
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.
A Soldier's Story (Book One) by Henry Blue
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
When Roger Smith returns home for a short break from his military duties, seeing his high school sweetheart was his top priority as usual. But this time, forces were working against Roger that he had no idea of. Roger's forbidden love has finally set the wheels in motion for an explosive outcome.
Agents Unknown - True Stories of Life as a Special Agent in the Diplomatic Security Service by Cody Perron
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,360. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Agents Unknown depicts the true stories of Cody Perron, a Special Agent of the Diplomatic Security Service as he travels through the Middle East, South East Asia and the United States, interviewing ISIS hostages, negotiating international fugitive returns and protecting the highest level government officials in some of the most volatile locations in the world.
Profile of the Disappearance of Madeleine McCann by Pat Brown
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.
The Ethics of Evil: Stories of H Division by Ray Mooney
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 231,790. Language: Australian English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This non-fiction book explores the true story of H Division, the punishment division within Pentridge Prison, Melbourne, that operated from 1958-1994, which was responsible for cultivating criminals who committed horrific crimes upon their release.
American Tragedy: The Uncensored Story of the O.J. Simpson Defense by Lawrence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 270,890. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The New York Times calls American Tragedy a "...a valuable, gripping and illuminating work [...] If you are going to read only one book on the case of O. J. Simpson, this is a strong candidate to be it."
Het Rattenkwartier : Een Blik in het Nest van de Bende van Nijvel by Charlie Hedo
Price: $8.35 USD. Words: 70,850. Language: Dutch. Published: September 1, 2015 by Charlie Hedo. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Politics & 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.
When the Mob Ran Vegas: Stories of Money, Mayhem and Murder by Steve Fischer
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 65,670. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime(4.00 from 1 review)
What is so captivating about Vegas? Is it how the skim worked and how millions of dollars vanished uncounted? Ever hear about the bad guys that rigged the gin rummy games at the Friars Club and took a bunch of famous people to the cleaners? Steve Fischer, an avid researcher and collector, bring us Vegas like you've never seen, tales you've never heard--until now.
The Supreme Team: The Birth of Crack and Hip-Hop, Prince's Reign of Terror and the Supreme/50 Cent Beef Exposed by Seth Ferranti
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 105,190. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The Supreme Team was one of the most notorious drug crews in New York in the 1980s crack era. They have been celebrated in the lyrical lore of hip-hop by artists such as 50 Cent, Nas and Ja Rule. This book represents the most concise volume to date on their history and rise to infamy.
Denial of Justice: Dorothy Kilgallen, Abuse of Power, and the Most Compelling JFK Assassination Investigation in History by Mark Shaw
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,590. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A gripping true crime murder mystery spotlighting the inside story of why What’s My Line TV star and Pulitzer Prize-nominated media icon Dorothy Kilgallen is one of the most feared journalists in history, and why her threatened exposure of the truth about the JFK assassination triggered a cover-up by at least four government agencies.
Street Legends Vol. 1 by Seth Ferranti
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,940. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
In Street Legends Vol. 1, Seth brings forth powerful biographies of six of the most notorious gangster of the crack era who influenced hip-hop and street culture. This book profiles six of the biggest street legends from the crack era- Kenneth “Supreme” McGriff, Wayne Perry, Anthony Jones, Aaron Jones, Peter “Pistol Pete” Rollack and George “Boy George” Rivera.
From Mommy to Monster by David Pietras
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 43,930. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
We will look at the stories of Andrea Yates, Susan Smith and Diane Downs. In search of the answer to the question "What makes a mother kill her own children"?
Rayful Edmond: Washington DC's Most Notorious Drug Lord by Seth Ferranti
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
They called Rayful Edmond the 300 million dollar man. He was the king of cocaine in our nation’s capital in the mid to late 80s and he ushered in the crack era in Washington DC, turning the streets of the Chocolate City into a much deadlier place.
The Mother of all Lies The Casey Anthony Story by David Kennedy
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.
Ted Bundy, Serial Killer: A Short Biography and Psychological Analysis by Tamworth Grice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013 by KAW Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Ted Bundy--handsome, charming, & articulate--lured victims to their deaths with tricks such as crutches or a fake cast on his arm. He confessed to murdering 30 young women in 7 states between 1974 & 1978, but his true number of victims is unknown. How could such a handsome & intelligent man be such a monster? This book is approx 5000 words--perfect for reading on a tablet, smart phone, or ereader!
My Daughter Susan Smith by Shirley Stephens & Linda Russell
Price: $7.99 $4.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 105,460. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Susan Smith was never a violent person, never abused her children. She never committed an act of any kind that those close to her could point to later as an omen of the killing of her children. She loved them dearly. Susan's confession left her family to deal with why it happened. This book is Linda Russell's answer. She is Susan's mother.
Without Mercy: Obsession and Murder Under the Influence by Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,060. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
She was a hard-working, cheerful waitress, one of the nicest people you’d ever want to know. She was also a three-bottle-a-day alcoholic, hopelessly in love with the IHOP’s manager, Allen Bryant. Bryant wanted his live-in lover, IHOP owner Art Venecia, dead. And Dee Casteel helped him to arrange it. But there was an even more gruesome killing to come …