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Abuse, Trauma, and Torture - Their Consequences and Effects by Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 48,910. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
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. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Nonviolent
Book updated July 30, 2015. The saga of Ed Fitzgerald ended on Monday, July 27, 2015, at the Superior Court House in Santa Ana, California, six years and 10 days after Fitzgerald disappeared in what appeared as a Dana Point, California Yacht Ponzi scheme. Fitzgerald was arrested on May 10, 2013, in Delray Beach, Florida. A plea deal offered by Judge R. Fitzgerald (not related to Ed), was accepted.
The Wounded Eagle: Volume 4 by Chris Covert
Series: The Wounded Eagle, Book 4. Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 150,440. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The fourth and last volume of a multi-volume chronology and reference guide set detailing the Mexican Drug War in 2012
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. Categories: 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
Hard Time 2nd Edition: Locked Up Abroad Raving Arizona by Shaun Attwood
Series: The English Shaun Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 115,510. Language: British English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime(5.00 from 1 review)
As shown on TV worldwide on Nat Geo’s Locked Up/Banged Up Abroad, Hard Time is the story of how Shaun Attwood, an educated Englishman, survived Arizona’s deadliest jail run by "America's toughest sheriff," Joe Arpaio.
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. Categories: 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.
The Twenty Seven Murders of Henry H. Holmes by Martin Hill
Price: Free! Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
Psychopaths & Serial Killers by Eponymous Rox
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012 by KillingKillers.blogspot.com. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes(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
How to Beat Real-time Copyright Infringers Version 2.0: A Savvy Approach for Creative Professionals by Emmanuel C. Flint
Price: Free! Words: 59,390. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: 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...
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(4.83 from 6 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. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Zeigler, through Vidster's eyes by Alice de Sturler
Price: Free! Words: 19,370. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Christmas Eve 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. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
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.
Trouble Insurance by D.J. Nyland
Price: Free! Words: 50,360. Language: Australian English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A real life story, told in a tongue-in-cheek, typically Aussie fashion. The author transforms from an office-bound bean counter to self employed private investigator. In his journey he deals with high octane entrepreneurs, hapless politicians, tricky and dangerous situations and possible terrorists. The book exposes some slickly worded travel insurance contracts. The story is insightful and funny.
I'm Telling by Rebecca Raymer
You set the price! Words: 174,150. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: 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.
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. Categories: 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.
The Crimes In File No. 9 by Darryl Harrison
Series: The Crimes In File no. 9, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,570. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Awesome! Shocking! Daring! Suspenseful! Free E book. Within this stimulating e-book known as, “The Crimes In File No. 9 are 3 new banging tales of hard-core crime. You'll want to keep your doors locked until we put away these trouble makers.
Defining Moments: A Suburban Father's Journey Into His Son's Oxy Addiction by Bradley V. DeHaven
Price: Free! Words: 38,310. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The true story, Defining Moments: A Father’s Journey Into His Son’s Addiction, drives readers into an Oxy deal intended to save a young man’s life, walks them through the history of the father who would perpetrate it, climaxes with the disastrous immediate consequences, and ultimately, reveals the healing of an entire family.