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The Secret Life of Celestina Sommer, Victorian child killer
By David J. Vaughan
Price: $1.67 USD. Words: 70,830. Language: British English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A TRUE tale of Victorian crime, betrayal and murder...Celestina Sommer's problem took her to the very edge of hell.
Murder And God's Redeeming Love
By Mickel Millard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,560. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
'Murder And God's Redeeming Love' is a true story hitting at the heart of a serious social & economical problem not only here but around the world. I share the story of our mother's tragic death; the abuse her six children would suffer at the hands of their father, yet the most important aspect of this publication is the life application principles that can lead it's readers to a new found hope.
Lee Harvey Oswald’s Cold War: Why the Kennedy Assassination Should Be Reinvestigated
By Greg Parker
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,200. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
The author examines the life of Lee Harvey Oswald in the context of the Cold War climate of the times and the people who shaped and used him. Includes the solving of a precedent case along with many new revelations in the Kennedy assassination itself. The ineluctable conclusion is that Oswald was the patsy he claimed to be.
Assuming Names
By Tanya Thompson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Assuming Names is the true story of a young con artist. It’s the tale of a runaway that assumed the title of Countess and then went on to fool the FBI, DEA, and Interpol—as well as a number of other celebrities and institutions—with an elaborate tale of world intrigue.
Finder: The True Story of a Private Investigator
By Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,360. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
In the last two decades, Private Investigator Marilyn Greene has found more than two hundred people — sometimes discovering in hours or minutes a person missing for years. In FINDER, Greene shares her news-making triumphs, the joyous family reunions she's made possible, and the chilling cases of dead ends.
American Sons: The Untold Story of the Falcon and the Snowman
By Vince Font
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,550. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
In 1977, Christopher Boyce and Andrew Daulton Lee were convicted of espionage and sentenced to decades in prison. The story of their crime, as told in the 1985 movie The Falcon and the Snowman, was only the beginning. American Sons tells the full story of their ordeal behind bars - and how a young, idealistic paralegal named Cait Mills helped them become free men.
Stone City: Life In The Penitentiary
By Steven Jennings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,040. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Eighteen years into a 43 year sentence, Steven Jennings takes you inside this hidden society and truly exposes the realities of prison life. In a world full of misconduct, it’s extremely hard to go legit, yet necessary to become a productive member of society. Can Steven truly change his ways inside such a hostile environment? Images were taken with illegal cell phones smuggled in by inmates.
Aspen, Snow, Blow, and Bo
By Sherrie Lueder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Aspen, Snow, Blow, and Bo - The true story of TV Star, Ramona Singer's brother, Bohdan Mazur and his bazaar story of being an outlaw ski bum. He recounts memories of growing up in a home he considered a wonderland but mixed with domestic violence and alcohol abuse. After high school, he moved to Aspen and began a lucrative career, netting him tens of thousands of dollars weekly selling drugs.
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
The Great Heist - The Story of the Biggest Bank Robbery in History: And Why All the Money Was Returned
By Jeff McArthur
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,240. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
On a sunny September morning in 1930, six men entered the Lincoln National Bank in Nebraska's capital city armed with revolvers and Thompson submachine guns. In eight minutes they emerged with more than 2.7 million dollars, the largest take of any bank heist in history. This is the story of the search for the bandits, and how all the money was returned.
Serial Killers
By Lora Johnson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,200. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Kristen Laurence. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Serial killers gain their notoriety in several ways... by the bizarre or brutal methods they use to single out and kill their victims, or by the sheer number of killings they carry out. The majority act alone. Many are crazy psychopaths. Just pray to God one doesn't cross your path, or anyone in your family. This book contains the most deadly ones. If you are a lover of mystery thriller crime sto
The Murder Stories
By Kristen Laurence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,570. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Are you interested in Serial Killers? Do you want to learn about some of the most infamous serial killers in history? Serial killers are some of the most interesting creatures in existence. Yes, I am classifying them as their own creature, and i'll tell you why. Serial Killers brains are altered so much, that they are hardly human. Sure, their flesh is human, but their mind is not. Every serial ki
The Spy Within: Larry Chin and China's Penetration of the CIA
By Tod Hoffman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,960. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Bev Editions. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
Written with a novelist’s panache, this is the true story of the Chinese spy who penetrated the CIA, and for 30 years revealed America’s intelligence secrets to his masters in Beijing. Larry Chin, the CIA’s top Chinese linguist, was China’s top spy. “A successful cloak-and-dagger reenactment of the FBI sting that exposed a Chinese-American double agent in 1985, “ said Kirkus.
Fire Cruise
By Ken Rossignol
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,160. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
DANGER LURKS ON EVERY VOYAGE – what the cruise lines don’t want you to know – how to be safe on your cruise.
The Wounded Eagle: Volume 3
By Chris Covert
Series: The Wounded Eagle, Book 3. Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 94,660. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The third volume of a multi-volume chronology and reference guide set detailing the Mexican Drug War in the second half of 2011, July to December, 2011
Spanish Eye
By Nik Morton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,020. Language: British English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Through the eyes of Leon Cazador, half-English, half-Spanish private investigator, we experience the human condition in many guises. This collection covers twenty two cases, some insightful, some humorous, and some tragic. The tales evoke tears and laughter, pleasure at the downfall of criminals, and anger at arrogant evil-doers. Leon Cazador fights injustice in all its forms.
A Cautionary Tale: The DWI Trial Of Stephen Mole
By Art Collins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Steve Mole, guilty of killing one person and seriously injuring two others while drunk driving, received 30 years despite no prior convictions. The book takes us through the many settings of his dark odyssey. Given his circumstances, his attitude is startlingly optimistic and inspirational. His saga is part drama, part societal critique, and a potential “there-but for the grace of God" warning.
Survivor on Death Row
By Romell Broom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,080. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013 by Clare Nonhebel. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
30 years on Death Row, 1 failed execution, 2 non-matching dna profiles, no lawyer... Romell Broom, who has spent three decades on Ohio’s Death Row, tells his own story: a ‘throwaway’ boy from a disadvantaged background, hastily convicted for a crime he has always protested he didn’t do. Having survived a two-hour execution attempt in 2009 he is still asking, ‘Will anybody listen to the truth?'
the Conversation
By Grace Gardener
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,570. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: 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
Into Their Own Hands
By Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
They are battered women, grieving parents, and burglarized homeowners who responded to criminal violence by taking the law into their own hands. Their cases have struck a deep chord in American society. Are they victims of a failing judicial system or criminals themselves? Gary Provost examines stories of ordinary citizens who have taken on the roles of judge, jury and — sometimes — executioner