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Until the Twelfth of Never
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 247,630. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2020 by Taylor Street Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
A prime time TV series using 'Until the Twelfth of Never' as its main source is to premiere in 2020. They were two of the most notorious and controversial murder trials of the last thirty years, splitting American public opinion in half. Before dawn on November 5, 1989, Betty Broderick got into her car and drove over to the house in San Diego of her lawyer ex-husband, Daniel T. Broderick III ...
Telling on Myself
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2020 by Taylor Street Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Daniel T. Broderick III’s relentless harassment of his discarded wife, Betty, made her increasingly crazy as he and his girlfriend – then second wife – Linda Kolkena Broderick piled on the pressure, until one day, on November 5, 1989, at her wits’ end and believing herself to be acting in self-defense, she confronted them in the early hours of the morning and in a panic shot them both dead.
The Greatest Gambling Story Ever Told: A True Tale of Three Gamblers, The Kentucky Derby, and the Mexican Cartel
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 56,820. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Greatest Gambling Story Ever Told is an inspiring personal narrative about a filly who broke through the male-dominated world of horseracing, and a trio of gamblers who unknowingly place their longshot bet with members of a suspected drug cartel at a racetrack in Tijuana, Mexico and must figure out how to claim their prize -- without getting killed in the process.
In the Dark of War: A CIA Officer’s Inside Account of the U.S. Evacuation from Libya
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,010. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / General
A CIA officer’s inside account of how Libya’s descent into rampant violence precipitated the harrowing overland evacuation of the entire U.S. Mission from Tripoli after being trapped in the city for weeks.
A Sucky Love Story: Overcoming Unhappily Ever After
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.
Operation Jacknap: A True Story of Kidnapping, Extortion, Ransom, and Rescue
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The incredible true story of one of America’s largest ransom cases—and the massive FBI and police manhunt to bring the radical captors to justice.
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
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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 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.
Midnight Express
Price: $9.99 $2.50 USD. (75% off!) 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.
A Soldier's Story (Book One)
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.
Denial of Justice: Dorothy Kilgallen, Abuse of Power, and the Most Compelling JFK Assassination Investigation in History
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.
Without Mercy: Obsession and Murder Under the Influence
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 …
Het Rattenkwartier : Een Blik in het Nest van de Bende van Nijvel
Price: $9.85 USD. Words: 70,850. Language: Dutch. Published: September 1, 2015 by Charlie. 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.
Three Bodies Burning: The Anatomy of an Investigation into Murder, Money, and Mexican Marijuana
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
A haunting triple murder... the inside story of the investigation. The chilling trail of evidence from a remote area where three bodies are set on fire leads detectives across the country chasing down witnesses and conspirators in a search for cold-blooded killers. This case has it all: murder, cash, a blood-soaked crime scene, cars, jewelry, and hundreds of pounds of illegal dope.
American Tragedy: The Uncensored Story of the O.J. Simpson Defense
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."
Target Blue
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 219,960. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations & 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.
Agents Unknown - True Stories of Life as a Special Agent in the Diplomatic Security Service
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.
Rough Justice 2nd Edition
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 99,120. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Examines the question at the heart of our criminal justice. In this hard hitting book, Robin Bowles looks at the Australian Justice system and some of the major criminal investigations and judgements that have major questions still hanging over them.
Street Legends Vol. 1
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.
The Supreme Team: The Birth of Crack and Hip-Hop, Prince's Reign of Terror and the Supreme/50 Cent Beef Exposed
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.