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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: 33,680. 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.
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...
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.
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.
Informally Educated: True Tale of Child Abuse, Survival and Murder by Kennesaw Taylor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,960. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010 by Lemon Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
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
the Conversation by Grace Gardener
Price: Free! Words: 52,640. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
the Conversation - is an exposé on the Satanists who kept Lynn Mickelsen as their slave and prisoner. by Grace Gardener Formerly Lynn Pezzutti Mickelsen This is a companion book to the Truth - Other books by Grace Gardener are Garden of the Light; and, Confusion turned to Chaos
Luggage By Kroger: A True Crime Memoir by Gary Taylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,690. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009. Categories: 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.
Burn, Judy, Burn by Bette Nunn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: 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?
Undercover Agent; How One Honest Man Took on the Drug Mob...And Then the Mounties by Peter Rehak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by Bev Editions. Categories: 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.
In The Mind Of A Mountie by T.M. 'Scotty' Gardiner
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 305,610. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: 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."
The Medical Culling of America by Alex Burke
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012 and represented by Alex Burke. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
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.
Boxer Hobo by Johnny T. Noctor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,390. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes(5.00 from 1 review)
When a homeless alcoholic boxer wakes up in a Tasmanian Neuro-Trauma ward with a fractured skull, doctors inform him he won't be able to box or drink alcohol ever again. That's not an option for this thirsty pugilist, after all, he took up boxing to keep off the grog. In his determination to get well and fight again, Johnny Noctor, The Hobo, regularly runs to the top of Mt Wellington.
To Catch a Killer by Tim Madigan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder(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.