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Perfect Crimes by Marvin J. Wolf & Katherine Mader
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
No such thing as PERFECT CRIMES? Witness this whirlwind tour of dirty deeds, sinister scandals, and cold-blooded murder--done in the name of love, money, madness, and more--from around the world or right next door. All of these notoriously wicked characters overlooked a fatal flaw that brought their almost perfect crimes to light.
The Ricochet of Echoes: The Lorraine Wilson and Wendy Evans Murders by Eric Wilson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,420. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On the 6th October 1974, two female trainee nurses, hitchhiking from Brisbane to Goondiwindi on the Queensland-New South Wales border, were kidnapped, raped and murdered. The author is the brother of one of those murdered girls. This follow-up to his first book, The Echo of Silent Screams, reports on the 2013 Coronial Inquest into the deaths of Lorraine Wilson and her friend, Wendy Evans.
Breaking Out Of The Rock Escape Proof Alcatraz Prison by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
Alcatraz experienced a number of breakout attempts and an armed rebellion that had to be put down with Marine assistance in May 1946. My e-book was researched from news clippings describing the attempted escapes and prisoner strikes, one of which grew extremely violent. Alcatraz intimidated prisoners. "The Rock" featured Block D, a place of solitary confinement and complete darkness.
Sinister Script - How Handwriting Exposes Evil by Charles Richardson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,610. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Look twice the next time you look at a sample of handwriting. Your glance could save your life! At the very least your new found knowledge of handwriting analysis can help you avoid an unpleasant experience. Sinister Script will point out things to look for in the handwriting of devious people, from serial killers to con artists.
50 Last Words of Executed Criminals by Alex Ramsay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This book explores the last words of 50 criminals facing execution, ranging from angry outbursts at the injustice of it, to pleas of innocence and begs for mercy. This book will give you an insight into the mind of a criminal in their last moments and demonstrate what an impossible task it is to choose your last words for humanity to hear.
Ready Reference Treatise: Dead Man Walking by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
She was a spiritual advisor to two convicted murderers who were waiting death sentence. The present book is based on her experiences while she was working as a spiritual advisor.
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.
Bloody Jack Bladon - Whiskey Spy by Wayne Bladon
Price: Free! Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Bloody Jack Bladon was the first South Carolina constable to draw blood underneath the umbrella of the South Carolina Prohibition and Dispensary Act in 1893. This is the story of his crime and trial.
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.
Murder in Motion: The Strange Life of Photographer (and Murderer) Eadweard Muybridge by Jennifer Warner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Eadweard Muybridge pioneered the field of the movie picture--it's because of him that we have movies today. He also got away with murder ‒ literally. In 1874, he shot and killed his wife's lover and got away with it for essentially saying the guy had it coming. But murder was only part of Muybridge story. He was brilliant. Creative. And eccentric. And because he got away with murder, we have Holl
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.
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 sixty years. 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.
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.
Death in Riyadh: A cautionary tale for expat language teachers in the Middle East by Adam Simpson
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language(5.00 from 1 review)
In March, 2011, an illegal drinking session got under way on an expatriate residential compound in the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Andrew Cannon, 41, and Robert Colman, 57, were both said to have ‘had a tendency to become violent with alcohol’ and fell out at some point during the session. The falling out would then lead to an exchange of physical blows. This book follows the events that transpired...
Death By Murder, A Trilogy by Felix Turner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A non-fictional account of three of my relatives, who committed cold-blooded murder, and were all found guilty. Two of the three were hung for their crime, in the 1800's. The third one died in prison, in the 1900's.
Three Rabbits Alibi by David Coombe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,560. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
A True Story of Murder, Madness & the News in Colonial Melbourne. It's 1850s Australia. A double murder. A locked room. The murderer dying from a gunshot. But the reporter says the scene is near impossible. Herald reporter Edmund Finn said it was "one the most atrocious deeds which darken the pages of colonial history". Reinvestigate the case to find a far more complex story with modern resonance.
The Final Days of Howard Hughes - His Murder and the Takeover Conspiracy Exposed by Christopher Jenner
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,560. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
The murder of Howard Hughes by Summa Corp syndicate is finally exposed in this stunning real-life drama. Follow the money, connect the Mormon dots, discover the truth about the fate of this great man, how it was done, and why.
A Fatal Pickup by Edna Gammon
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 102,780. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On an October night in 1944 on the outskirts of London, a young soldier who had deserted from the US Army and his teenage partner hijacked a hire car and robbed and brutally murdered the unsuspecting driver. The case made headlines on both sides of the Atlantic. Edna Gammon has now pieced together the full story.