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Kidnapping My Daughter by Rachel Jensby
Price: Free! Words: 70,570. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
At just twenty-years-old, Rachel Jensby finds herself faced with a desperate reality: either continue to hand her nineteen-month-old daughter over to the man who is sexually abusing her as the court has ordered her to do, or go into hiding to help her child escape the certainty of further sexual assaults.
Kill the Dutchman! The Story of Dutch Schultz by Paul Sann
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 99,510. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Birdye's Books LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The true story of the gangland execution in 1935 of Dutch Schultz, the Beer Baron of the Bronx and king of Harlem's numbers racket. The author shows how the roots of the crime ran from the Lower East side to Park Avenue penthouses and ultimately to City Hall itself. “One of the essential reads on the larger subject of the Prohibition era and its criminal legacy." - T.J. English
Rotten Apples: True Stories of New York Crime and Mystery by Marvin J. Wolf & Katherine Mader
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,080. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » North America
Rotten Apples is a thoroughly investigated treasure of true crime straight from the streets of The City that Never Sleeps. This bushel of vice, victims, and vengeance spotlights sinister citizens from Boss Tweed and Typhoid Mary to Mark David Chapman and Jack Henry Abbot, plus detailed map references to guide you to the locations where they committed their grisly crimes.
Anatomy Of Crime by Mutea Rukwaru
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,930. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Social science, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Anatomy of crime covers introduction to basic concepts in criminology, Types of crimes, Theories of crime causation, History of punishments; Police, history, functions and challenges,Capital punishment, Corporal punishment, History of prison
Truth Will Prevail or SS (Social Services) Gone Potty Over A Potty by Sigurjón Kristjánsson
Price: Free! Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Nonviolent
A story of how local authorities and the medical profession alike,aided and abetted by solicitors and barristers, abuse the present legislation, to save face, when their ineptitude is threatened to be exposed, with no regard for truth and evidence. Since its inception, a lawyer who cares about the underdog gave LEGAL ADVICE. NOW in the addendum. Guilty until proven otherwise.
A Retail Investigator by Mark Hudson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,870. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / retailing, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Everyone has stolen something in their life, steal something from a store as a customer or employee and you may may meet this author or a hard working person just like him. 24 years has given the author plenty of experience and stories to enlighten any reader. A must read for the security manager/investigator and a should read for all retail management.
FBI Diary: Home Grown Terror by Peter M Klismet Jr
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,750. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Global Publishing Group LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » North America
Former FBI agent recounts the riveting true story of the largest manhunt in the western United States.
Finding Faye: Intuitive Investigator Series, Book Two by Deanne Acuña & Gillian Doyle
Series: Intuitive Investigator Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,280. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Gillian Doyle. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sex trade
Kidnapped in Cancun! A true story of human trafficking in the sex trade.
UNJUST “Conviction of Innocence: Mathilde’s Story” by Elizabeth Brown
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,850. Language: American English. Published: May 3, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
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.
Armed and Alive by Antaeus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,960. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A Readers' Favorite 5-Star Award Winner that could save your life! This revised edition of "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 by Stephen Martin
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 by Gerard Mak
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,750. 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 by Rodney Stich
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 by Deanne Acuña & Gillian Doyle
Series: Intuitive Investigator Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,690. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Gillian Doyle. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
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.
Out There by Diane Fanning
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 » General crimes
"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 by C. Fenway Braxton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
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.
The Man Who Buried Himself by PC Brian Wilkinson
Price: Free! Words: 23,310. Language: British English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Brittunculi Records & Books UK. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
“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”. PC Brian Wilkinson is a pseudonym of British singer/songwriter: Jonathan R, P. Taylor
Oxley-Gatton Murders by Neil Bradford
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 85,970. 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 by GiAnna Moratelli
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
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.