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Why Miller Turned Killer by Eric Miller
Price: Free! Words: 126,860. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder(5.00 from 1 review)
Good turns to bad, happiness turns to hatred, light turns to darkness, and a double barrel shotgun blast turns a common man to a convicted 'murderer.'
My Brother Murdered His Neighbors by V. M. Franck
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,560. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction(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.
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."
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.
Murder-Murder by John White
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,920. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The true story of twin brothers whose murderous killing spree created fear in rural Tennessee and forged the foundation of a local legend that survives to this day. Interviews and court records brings the saga of the Bondurant brothers chilling murders back to life in a vibrant form that made one investigator who worked the case comment, "It's like reliving it again."
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.
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.
Family Blood: The True Story of the Yom Kippur Murders by Marvin J. Wolf
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by Antenna Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Gerald Woodman, an Englishman and an Orthodox Jew, came to American penniless and hungry for the good life. By 1980 he had gained and lost two fortunes, had built his plastics company into a cash cow that supported his large extended family in great luxury. Killed in 1985 along with his wife Vera, the police asked Vera's sister if the Woodmans had any enemies, she replied , 'Yes, their sons.'
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
Master Spy: The Life of Robert P. Hanssen by Lawrence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,990. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
For fifteen years, government worker Robert Hanssen passed along to the Soviets over 6,000 pages of top secret and classified information, including information on the U.S. investigation of smuggling nuclear weapons to third world countries and the entire plan for the continuity of the U.S. government if suddenly attacked. This is the story behind the man who so heinously betrayed his country.
The U.S. Homeland Security Role in the Mexican War Against Drug Cartels - Narcoterrorism, Merida Initiative, Violence and Murders, Methamphetamine by Progressive Management (compiler)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,940. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
This professionally-formatted free-flowing ebook reproduces an important hearing on the Mexican war against drug cartels.
Infamous Murderers by Rodney Castleden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 137,970. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Infamous murderers, their deeds horrifying yet intriguing, have always inspired a strange fascination. Their crimes repulse us, yet the more heinous the act, the more we crave information, and ultimately we elevate the perpetrator to celebrity status. The names of the often random and completely innocent victims are not always so easily recalled.
Unanswered Cries by Thomas French
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,880. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The night she was attacked in her Florida home, Karen Gregory let out a scream. More than a dozen neighbors heard her, but none called the police. By the time her body was discovered, the trail was already cold. The detective assigned to solve the murder ran down one blind alley after another, eliminating suspects until finally the evidence led him to the front door of one of his best friends.
Fighting the Devil- A True Story of Consuming Passion, Deadly Poison, and Murder by Jeannie Walker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,280. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A true crime suspense thriller of the horrific, excruciating death and murder of a millionaire, and haunting occurrences that actually happened. Readers who enjoy suspense, strong female leads, and crime drama, like Law and Order, will cling to every word of "Fighting the Devil". The inclusion of photos—exemplify the humanity of the characters in this drama.
Pro Bono - The 18-Year Defense of Caril Ann Fugate by Jeff McArthur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,940. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
In 1958, 19-year-old Charlie Starkweather went on a murder spree that paralyzed Nebraska, shocked the nation, and left 11 people dead. With him when he was captured was his 14-year-old ex-girlfriend Caril Fugate. The question soon arose, was Caril a kidnapped victim, or a heartless accomplice?
Fugitives by Gordon Kerr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,600. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Heather Tallchief escaped from the USA with the man she loved and $2.5 million that didn't belong to her. She must have been on an incredible high. However, the buzz didn't last long. Soon after she and Roberto Solanis landed in Amsterdam to start their new life together, her lover vanished with the loot.
Double Wife | Double Life by Paul T. Goldman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,490. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Empowerment LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
DOUBLE WIFE | DOUBLE LIFE is the TRUE story of Paul T. Goldman and his marriage to Audrey Munson. When Paul married Audrey, he thought he was marrying a sweet, stay-at-home mother of 3 children. The children were real. Audrey was not. During their divorce, Paul's lawyer subpoenaed Audrey's cell phone and bank statements, and Audrey's secret, illegal double life was revealed...
EYE CONTACT - The Mysterious Death in 2000 in Maine of Kassidy Bortner and the Wrongful Conviction of Chad Evans in New Hampshire by Morrison Bonpasse
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 420,520. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Chad Evans was wrongly convicted in 2001 in NH of murdering Kassidy Bortner, the 21-mo. old daughter of Amanda Bortner. On Nov. 9, 2000, Amanda took Kassidy to the babysitter, and 4 hours later she died. Chad states that he never hit Kassidy, and he passed a lie detector test in 2010. EYE CONTACT tells the story of Chad’s and Amanda’s wrongful convictions & the campaign for justice.