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Corruption and Financial Crime
By Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 155,370. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business Law
Essays about corruption, money laundering, crime, and international finance.
Abuse, Trauma, and Torture - Their Consequences and Effects
By Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 48,910. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
The effects on victims and survivors of traumatic experiences, long-term and repeated abuse, and torture. Includes in-depth profile of the Narcissistic Abuser and hundreds of links to literature and resources.
Dana Point Yacht Ponzi. The Ed Fitzgerald Scandal
By Tom Blake
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Nonviolent
Book updated May 27, 2013. Huge, huge news came down on May 10, 2013 in the case that began on July 17, 2009, a trusted Dana Point Harbor (Orange County, California) yacht broker and boat charter operator named Ed Fitzgerald, who had worked in the harbor for 25+ years, disappeared with $3 million belonging to an estimated 40 victims, most of them friends, many single moms. He is no longer free.
Grand Theft Internet: A true story of Internet attack and high-stakes cybercrime
By J. Timothy King
Price: Free! Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Computer Crime
Like any other small businessman, he assumed his Internet account was safe. Instead, he found himself a victim of the latest crime wave when a cyber-criminal hijacked VL.com in a high-tech heist. Told by a witness, reconstructed from forensic evidence, this gripping account takes you inside the mind of the attacker, showing how domain theifs bypass security and could strike any of us.
Psychopaths & Serial Killers
By Eponymous Rox
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012 by KillingKillers.blogspot.com. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
(5.00 from 1 review)
True crime freebie guide includes: ‘PROFILE OF A SERIAL KILLER’ and ‘ARE YOU A PSYCHOPATH?’ [Definitions, Stats, Checklist] Written and illustrated by Eponymous Rox
Profile of the Disappearance of Madeleine McCann
By Pat Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
(5.00 from 5 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 Move From Hell
By Solon ben Earl
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
In 2010 we moved from the Seattle area to Las Vegas. This is the sad story of that move. No names have been changed because no-one is innocent.
Roll Call book 1
By Glenn Langohr
Price: Free! Words: 116,170. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
It is good
True Crime: Prison (Criminals, True Crime and Murder Stories Volume 1)
By John Barrett Hawkins
Price: Free! Words: 21,910. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Another one of John Barrett Hawkins' compelling true crime books The author spent 20 years in the California Prison System. In this riveting series of short stories, he takes readers into the madness, violence and chaos of life behind bars. John Barrett Hawkins' other books include: The Dirty Nasty Truth: 18 True Crime Stories to Stop Delinquency and Penitentiary Fitness: The Amazing
I'm Telling
By Rebecca Raymer
Price: Free! Words: 174,150. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
"I'm Telling" is a brutally honest, haunting, and disturbing account of one woman's journey to make sense of memories that had been repressed for fifteen years. A story of family, love, heartbreak, and betrayal, "I'm Telling" offers readers a front-row seat in the life and mind of someone suffering from Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
The Twenty Seven Murders of Henry H. Holmes
By Martin Hill
Price: Free! Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Dr. Henry H. Holmes was a serial killer from nightmares. In 1890s Chicago he built a "murder castle" filled with torture rooms, suffocation chambers and vats for disposing of bodies. Or so his legend goes. This book critically examines his confession and autobiography to determine who Holmes really was.
How to Beat Real-time Copyright Infringers: A Practical Approach for Creative Professionals
By Emmanuel C. Flint
Price: Free! Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Piracy
Are you an aspiring creative professional who primarily works on a personal computer? If so then you should know one important fact about the work that you create. People can see it without your permission, whenever they want. That's right, your being watched...
The Wounded Eagle: Volume 4
By Chris Covert
Series: The Wounded Eagle, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 150,440. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
The fourth and last volume of a multi-volume chronology and reference guide set detailing the Mexican Drug War in 2012
Zeigler, through Vidster's eyes
By Nic H. Vidocq
Price: Free! Words: 19,530. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Christmas Ever 1975 in a dark furniture store: was it a robbery gone bad or premeditated quadruple murder? And if it was all planned, why were the victims' dead bodies treated differently? With bloody shoe prints not matching William Thomas Zeigler, is there any chance that we overlooked something? An eBook explaining a wrongful conviction.
Nove anni dopo...
By Fausto Cattaneo
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: Italian. Published: August 3, 2012 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Gabriele Capelli Editore mette gratuitamente a disposizione questo testo in formato ebook. “Nove anni dopo” è il capitolo di chiusura del libro “Operazioni sotto copertura. Come ho infiltrato i cartelli della droga”. Si tratta di un capitolo che non esiste nella versione francese perché aggiunto dall'autore al testo italiano pubblicato nel 2010. Si descrive cosa è successo dal 2001 al 2010.
Yolanda's Crossing: A girl’s journey from abuse to the American dream
By The Dallas Morning News
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Over the next six years, he will take her over 5,000 miles, from the tropical scrub brush hills of Oaxaca into the Sonoran Desert and to the United States. She will be a child laborer in North Carolina. In Georgia and Tennessee, she will live trapped in motel rooms while Juan works. And in Dallas, she will sleep in a closet and decide whether to murder him or escape.
U. City's Bravest and Kindest
By Eileen P. Duggan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
George Nieman, an elderly developmentally challenged newspaper vendor, was found one morning on a suburb’s main drag, stabbed multiple times in the chest and throat. The depth of devotion of University City’s firefighters to George soon became apparent to the whole community. U. City’s Bravest and Kindest tells the moving true story of the UCFD’s 50-year friendship with George.
Luggage By Kroger: A True Crime Memoir
By Gary Taylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,690. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In this award-winning memoir, Houston journalist Gary Taylor recounts his true-life fatal attraction involvement in the trail of violence that has dogged Texas attorney Catherine Mehaffey Shelton, prompting coverage by newspapers, TV, movies and even Oprah. Take a seat on the wild ride of an obsessive relationship: erotic beginning to violent end and the trials required to clean up the mess.
French Connections: Art Heist on The Riviera
By Simon Worrall
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This true crime story about an art heist on the French Riviera and the sting operation mounted by the legendary head of the FBI's Art Crime Unit, Robert Wittman, gives the reader a rare glimpse inside the world of art theft as the story jumps from France to Florida to Barcelona. You couldn't make it up.
Entre Lobos y Vampiros
By Sebastián Jarré, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 14,030. Language: Spanish. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
El libro que tiene en su poder contiene casos auténticos de Hombres Lobos y Vampiros Humanos en pleno siglo tecnológico. No se trata de compilaciones de leyendas y mitos, sino de investigaciones en lugares donde los testigos dicen haberse topado con extrañas muertes de criaturas o haber protagonizado episodios inusuales semejantes a la leyenda.