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UNJUST “Conviction of Innocence: Mathilde’s Story”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,850. Language: American English. Published: May 3, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Mathilde Gollnick and her husband, William, were German immigrants who came to America looking for a better life. They settled in rural Little Falls, Minnesota and became successful farmers. But when William is brutally murdered and Mathilde is charged with his murder, their idyllic life quickly turns tragic.
THE FIRST MAFIOSO
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,750. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
His story has never been completely told, despite that he became known worldwide in the late 1880s when the FBI dubbed him "the first Mafioso" to emigrate from Sicily to America. The truth as to whether “Panama Joe” and Serafina became an Italian "Bonnie and Clyde" makes their story all the more compelling and reveals the greatest love story "never told."
Armed and Alive
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This book could save your life! "Armed and Alive" contains true stories of Americans who altered the course of their lives and the lives of others by their use of legal firearms. Instead of becoming a victim and a statistic, they met force with force and became survivors instead.
Orville's Revenge The Anatomy of a Suicide
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,870. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The story of Orville Gibson, a Newbury, Vermont farmer whose frozen body was found in the waters of the Connecticut River on March 26, 1958, has remained controversial for over half a century. In his new book on the case, retired Judge Stephen B. Martin of Barre, Vermont offers the fullest account of the events leading up to the victim’s disappearance and death.
CopShop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,740. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
What am I? You complain that I earn too much, but want me available twenty-four hours a day. It would not enter your mind to tell your doctor how to perform, yet you tell me how to do my job. You complain that something has to be done about crime but refuse to become involved. But you forget your possessions, your family, and your life are in the hands of my colleagues and me. I am a Cop!
America's Corrupt War on Drugs--and the People
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 290,010. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Decades of intrigue direct from drug smugglers, government agents, and the schemes U.S. government personnel play upon the American people. Follow their secret lives as over a dozen of them described to the author their secret activities.
Losing Lisa: Intuitive Investigator Series, Book One
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,690. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Sweetbriar Creek Publishing Company. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In a true crime story of extraordinary courage and intuitive skills, P.I. Deanne Acuña offers a safe haven for Lisa Norris then sets out to track down her drug-addicted brother, Kevin Norris, who has murdered their wealthy parents for the inheritance.
The Bank Holiday Murders: The True Story of the First Whitechapel Murders (Jack the Ripper)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This multiple award-winning work of literary archeology lifts the veil of history and presents fresh discoveries and new revelations regarding the early murders of Jack the Ripper. It eschews the tired approach of unsatisfying 'final solutions' in favor of solid research and logical reasoning, and brings the reader closer to Jack the Ripper than ever before.
Out There
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
"I was astonished by how good this book was--insightful, well-written and fascinating." Hugh Aynesworth, four time Pulitzer Prize nominee. OUT THERE, the in-depth story of how Captain Lisa Nowak, astronaut, mother and role model, drove cross-country wearing diapers to stalk and attack her love rival. Her successful career and unique fall from grace chronicles women’s social and economic struggle.
Foibles and Follies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » American
My Year Stumbling Through the Undergrowth that is the Quagmire called the JFK Research Community - what I learned from in depth immersion into the online research community and the many pitfalls one can encounter when traveling in this very scary place. While portions of documents and evidence will be touched upon, this book is primarily focused on the other researchers and forums in the field.
Crying Over You - Surviving When Your Family Is Mentally Unstable
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 201,930. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Crying Over You, the true story of surviving unimaginable violence at the hands of a mentally ill father and the mental, emotional and alcoholism damage that created over the course of many years. The 61 year story of the Seaborn family of Portland, Oregon and Seattle, Washington as told by Christian Seaborn.
Apache Heart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,940. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by Bayridgepress. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Dr. Randi Green was just a smart girl from New Jersey until she finishes medical school and realizes she’s $100,000 in debt…out west, the Federal Indian Health Service is looking for a doctor to work on an Arizona reservation in exchange for $40,000 of student loan relief. It seems like a perfect match, so Randi packs her bags, hoping she can find happiness in a new place and culture.
The Man Who Buried Himself
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,120. Language: British English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Brittunculi Records & Books UK. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons, Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
For it was during a BBC press interview (Scotland Yard; 2014) that Brian was asked: “What is the most unusual case you have ever encountered?” Brian replied to the reporter: “Well, the hunt for Gabriel is certainly the most disturbing, but if I am asked ‘unusual’, then it has to be the case of the man who buried himself”.
Oxley-Gatton Murders
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A reconstruction of the Carcoar, Oxley and Gatton murders which establishes a connection between the murders in New South Wales and Queensland, Australia, and reveals the identity of those responsible for the unsolved 1898 Oxley and Gatton murders in Queensland, including the demise of the Gatton murderer, Thomas Day, two years later in New South Wales, knowledge of which the Government
Mass Murder of the Bentler Family, True Crime
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
What would drive a twenty-two-year old, from an upper-middle class family, to take the lives of his parents and three teenage sisters? It's a good question. A question that Iowa's agents with the Dept. of Criminal Investigation want an answer to, but unfortunately the only answer Shawn Bentler is willing to give is that he wasn't there, he didn't do it. But his sister's call to 911 says otherwise.
Cold Crime
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 49,900. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A collection of stories about some of Alaska's high-profile criminal investigations of the past half-century.
The Waccy Baccy Boat (Clean)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,570. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Phil Berriman’s true account of his terrifying attempt to smuggle the biggest haul of cannabis ever into the UK. Trapped in a twilight world between evil gangsters and bent coppers, he had nowhere to turn and no one to trust. The lives of his children were under threat. He had no choice but to sail close to the wind… and in the end, sail far too close!
The Waccy Baccy Boat
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,840. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Phil Berriman’s true account of his terrifying attempt to smuggle the biggest haul of cannabis ever into the UK. Trapped in a twilight world between evil gangsters and bent coppers, he had nowhere to turn and no one to trust. The lives of his children were under threat. He had no choice but to sail close to the wind… and in the end, sail far too close! Contains explicit language.
Orange County Women's Jail: A Journey Behind Bars with the Women of Sector 14
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,120. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Jennifer Sweet provides a rare, real behind-the-scenes look at the lives and crimes of women doing time in Orange County, California as she shares her experiences as an inmate for two years at Orange County Women’s Jail. From murder to sexual deviance, from absurdity to tragedy, from the mundane to the monstrous, Jennifer saw, and tells, it all in "Orange County Women’s Jail."
Silent Voices - A True Story of One Family's Tragedy and Journey Toward Acceptance, Grace and Forgiveness
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,330. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Silent Voices is about an average American family struck with a blow so fierce that it would change them forever. An illness gone untreated, desperate pleas for help that would never come, and a devastating consequences that would leave everyone involved grief-stricken and stunned. It is a suspenseful and heartfelt saga about a family faced with tragic consequences.