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Until the Twelfth of Never by Bella Stumbo
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 ...
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.
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.
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.
The Laundrymen - Inside Money Laundering, The World's Third Largest Business by Jeffrey Robinson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,650. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
The world is awash with dirty money. Most of it comes from illicit drugs. Who's laundering it? Bankers, lawyers, accountants and money managers - from Wall Street to Main Street via Switzerland and the Caribbean. The Laundrymen gets to the root of the problem and, 20 years since it first became an international bestseller, remains the definitive book on money laundering.
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."
Kelong Kings: Confessions of the world's most prolific match-fixer by Wilson Raj Perumal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Invisible Dog Srl. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Wilson Raj Perumal has been labeled the world's most prolific match-fixer in football's recent history. Born a village boy in rural Singapore in the mid-60's, Wilson climbed the heights of international match-fixing across five continents, becoming FIFA's most wanted man. Kelong Kings is the ultimate tale about gambling, soccer and fixing, told in the words of the man who made it all happen.
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.
Target Blue by Robert Daley
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.
A Made Guy The True Story Of A Genovese Gangster by Jonathan M Steele
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,960. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Memoir of a New York mobster. CJ Rossi exposes the inner workings of the Genovese family and the brutal life of a Gangster. Often funny and often shocking, but always intimate and warm in his it's honesty. A Made Guy is set to become a crucial point of reference for all readers on the subject of The Mafia.
The Black Tuna Diaries by Robert Platshorn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,300. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
This is a true account of the life of America's most written about marijuana smuggler. Between the accounts of his smuggling adventures, Robert tells his life story. Life as a member of "The South St. Gang", his years as an actor, a famous pitchman, a successful entrepreneur in America and England, Bull Fighter in Spain, TV producer, smuggling pilot, big game fisherman, and federal inmate.
A Private Disgrace: Lizzie Borden by Daylight by Victoria Lincoln
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,380. 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.
Speed Kills: Who Killed the Cigarette Boat King, the Fastest Man on the Seas? by Arthur Jay Harris
Series: Harris True Crime Collection. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,180. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Ocean racing superstar Don Aronow loved it when writers called him a living legend. His life of adventure is well known. It is his death that baffles police. He was afraid of nothing, no one. In his final hour, when a stranger talked about killing, Aronow laughed. He felt no fear until he lowered the window of his white Mercedes and looked death in the face. And then it was too late. —Miami Herald
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.
Bloodstained Justice The Darlie Routier Story by W.G. Davis
Price: $7.49 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.
Surviving Murder: How My Life Changed When My Brother Killed His Neighbors by V. M. Franck
Price: $5.99 $4.49 USD. (25% off until Sep. 5!) Words: 122,390. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Self-realization(5.00 from 3 reviews)
If you've ever wondered what it's like to be the family of a murderer, my true story will show you, allowing you to experience it with me. You see my big brother, the guy who gently dabbed mud on my bee sting when I was four to ease my pain and bounced me trampoline-style on a blanket, murdered his neighbors. This heart-wrecking event devastated not only their families, but ours.
Duplicity - A True Story of Crime & Deceit by Paul T. Goldman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,230. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011 by Empowerment LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes(5.00 from 7 reviews)
How would you feel if you woke up one morning to learn that your wife, the woman you were in love with and had hoped to spend the rest of your life with, had completely duped you from the beginning, and was not only in love with another man, but this man was her PIMP, and she was his MADAM and PROSTITUTE? "DUPLICITY" is the TRUE story of just this scenario.
Scary Monsters and Super Freaks: Stories of Sex, Drugs, Rock ‘N’ Roll and Murder by Mike Sager
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 178,450. 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."
The Final Days of Howard Hughes - His Murder and the Takeover Conspiracy Exposed by Christopher Jenner
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,560. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
The murder of Howard Hughes by Summa Corp syndicate is finally exposed in this stunning real-life drama. Follow the money, connect the Mormon dots, discover the truth about the fate of this great man, how it was done, and why.
Vampires of Charity - Secret Societies, Human Trafficking and DoD Fraud at Taxpayer Expense by Sandy Frost
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 113,600. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012 by NewsHooks2NewsBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
Learn about the biggest nonprofit frauds of our time - human trafficking and DoD fraud at taxpayer expense. It took award winning investigative journalist Sandy Frost eleven years to expose and document the Shriners' secret sub-group, the Royal of Jesters, made up of those caught in a FBI human trafficking sting. The book ends with a study at a Shriner's hospital so bad the FDA shut it down.