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Corruption and Financial Crime
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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
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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
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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.
Roll Call book 1
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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)
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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
The Wounded Eagle: Volume 4
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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
How to Beat Real-time Copyright Infringers: A Practical Approach for Creative Professionals
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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...
I'm Telling
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You set the price! 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.
Trouble Insurance
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Price: Free! Words: 50,360. Language: Australian English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: 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.
Informally Educated: True Tale of Child Abuse, Survival and Murder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,960. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010 by Lemon Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
An amazing story about overcoming tremendous obstacles, including abuse.M Gusby WSAV3 Ga The road that led Kennesaw Taylor back to Milledgeville was marked with a non-existent childhood, a madman and murder. Jonathan Jackson Union Recorder Milledgeville Ga A horrific story, not a horror story. A good book, not a happy book. I’m amazed he lived through all this.Laura Starling
Burn, Judy, Burn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
Graphic and Violent content - The morning started out like a morning of any other day for Terry Chasteen and her 3 small children, but it would be their last. Their murderer was a young man who was considered a dangerous boy at age 10, and a criminal sexual psychopath by age 13. Why had Indiana Central State Hospital released him? Was God taking a nap on April 28,1979?
Luggage By Kroger: A True Crime Memoir
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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.
In The Mind Of A Mountie
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 305,610. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Scotty Gardiner's epic memoir is one of the most insightful books about the R.C.M.P. in decades: 131 chapters of true adventures. "A refreshing page-turner as Scotty leads from one crime investigation to the next, while offering shrewd insights into the nature and habits of career criminals and RCMP officers alike."
Undercover Agent; How One Honest Man Took on the Drug Mob...And Then the Mounties
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,190. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by Bev Editions. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
It was North America’s biggest drug bust, worth $238 million. The man behind it was a small-town businessman who fooled the Miami drug barons who were setting up a pipeline into Canada. Leonard Mitchell worked undercover for the RCMP for 19 months because “it was the right thing to do.” He was successful but it earned him a lifetime run from the mob and he also had to take on the Mounties.
Defining Moments: A Suburban Father's Journey Into His Son's Oxy Addiction
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Price: Free! Words: 38,310. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
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.
Pinched or Planted? - The Cungelella Cattle Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 176,380. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
(4.00 from 1 review)
It’s a modern day, Australian real-life Whodunnit - Two mobs of cattle. - Hysteria. - A posse of police and neighbours. - A man charged with cattle rustling Accused of a crime he did not commit, it appeared as if the system was manipulated to point the finger at Graeme and away from other suspects. But it won’t end there. The McDonalds are honest and innocent. This book is their story.
To Catch a Killer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
(5.00 from 1 review)
The gruesome murder of a young woman named Brenda Salazar was only the first chapter in one of the most riveting crime stories in the history of Fort Worth, Texas. When it was all over, three young women were dead and a number of law officers were angry about the missed opportunities. The story came to a close in the killer's bedroom, where the detectives found a shop of horrors.
The Medical Culling of America
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012 and represented by Alex Burke. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The AMA reported by 2003 that 225,000 people were being killed per year by their prescription drugs: 125,000 correctly prescribed and 100,000 misdiagnosed by their doctors. All were taken according to directions. And so we eagerly accepted reporter Alex Burke's manuscript, which includes an in-depth investigation into the 2100 profitable deaths a year in the Ohio BWC system alone.
Real Life Dramas - Volume One
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Series: Real Life Dramas, #1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,340. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
There are no more gripping and engaging stories than those that are true....Real life encounters, situations and dramas that involve real people. Real Life Dramas is a collection of nine factual accounts experienced by real people in authentic situations. Read them if you dare...
They Call Me Korney
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,620. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
(3.00 from 1 review)
In one of Buffalo's most blood-soaked crime tales, this is the story of the bloody reign of Polish gangster John "Korney" Kwiatkowski, which ended with one of his friends in the electric chair. Before the end came, Korney masterminded robberies all over the city, leading a gang of violent thugs, dubbed the Korney Gang, while he maintained a facade of gentility. A true story set during Prohibition.