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The Murder of Meagan McFarlin by M. Troy McDaniel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When the detective from Louisiana called Denise McFarlin, she knew it wasn't good. She had not heard from her daughter Meagan in a month. The body of a white female had been found beside Highway 80 in Greenwood, Louisiana. She had been beaten and stabbed to death. The woman matched Meagan's description, and worse, she was wearing Meagan's high school class ring, but just one day later...
Profile of the Disappearance of Madeleine McCann by Pat Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons(4.83 from 6 reviews)
What really happened to Madeleine Beth McCann in Praia da Luz, Portugal in 2007? Was she abducted as the Gerry and Kate have claimed or did something happen to Madeleine on May 3 in the vacation apartment and the incident covered up? Criminal Profiler Pat Brown analyzes the evidence and takes the readers through the steps of profiling, developing a theory that is intriguing and controversial.
Kelong Kings: Confessions of the world's most prolific match-fixer by Wilson Raj Perumal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Invisible Dog Srl. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Wilson Raj Perumal has been labeled the world's most prolific match-fixer in football's recent history. Born a village boy in rural Singapore in the mid-60's, Wilson climbed the heights of international match-fixing across five continents, becoming FIFA's most wanted man. Kelong Kings is the ultimate tale about gambling, soccer and fixing, told in the words of the man who made it all happen.
Chinese Intelligence Operations by Nicholas Eftimiades
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,670. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
This book is by far the best ever published on the subject. The author makes extensive use of primary and secondary sources including active Chinese Intelligence officers, internal Chinese documents, and publications. His approach is clearly analytical with no unsupported opinions. This work is the only one of its kind. It remains a "bible" in the Intelligence Community.
Mass Murder of the Bentler Family, True Crime by GiAnna Moratelli
Price: $2.50 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.
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.
Apprehended: The Trials of Dickie Lynn by Domingo Soto
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Written by one of the trial attorneys, Apprehended is partly a commentary on the federal system and a critique of one of its failings told in crime pulp fashion. It features some prominent issues and personalities such as the United States Attorney (now Senator) Jeff Sessions, Miami lawyers Roy Black and Steve Bronis, the Bay of Pigs, agency jealousies and machinations and governmental corruption.
Het Rattenkwartier : Een Blik in het Nest van de Bende van Nijvel by Charlie Hedo
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,310. Language: Dutch. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
De oorspronkelijke bewoners van de wijk Negenmanneke in Sint-Pieters-Leeuw wantrouwden de omgeving van het Rattendaalkasteel. Daar streken begin vorige eeuw rare mannen in woonwagens neer. Jaren later zou een inwoner van het 'Rattenkwartier' opgepakt worden in het onderzoek naar de Slachter van Bergen. Enkele van zijn buren en familieleden zijn hoofdverdachten in de zaak Bende van Nijvel.
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.
Bugs, Bull and Rats “An Insider’s account of how the Mob Self-destructed” by Frank Palmeri
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,280. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
After a long prison sentence, wiseguy, Frank Palmeri (a pseudonym), shares his thoughts about the decline of the New York Mafia. Palmeri discusses the Mafia code of silence, which many made men discarded when they decided to cooperate with the federal government as it dismantled the crime organization.
Trying Not to Drown by V. M. Franck
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,380. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
On a rainy night while his neighbors watched Billy Graham on television, my brother Ken stood outside their living room window, raised his hunting rifle and fired. Four victims and two houses later he was arrested for murder, thrusting my family and me into horror. Viewed through time-laced lenses this is an honest account of what happened to him, my sister, our loving parents and especially me.
Blood and Money by Jack Erickson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
True crime. When Brad Baker met Andrea Currier, it was classic middle America meets old money. Brad was from Indiana and dabbled in politics; Andrea was the great-granddaughter of Andrew Mellon, former Secretary of Treasury for three Republican presidents. Andrea's net worth was in the range of $500 million. It started out like a romance novel and ended with a shotgun blast New Years Eve.