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The World's Worst Serial Killers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,360. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Profiles 22 serial killers with 100 or more victims each. 70 photos.
Furnace Murder: True Story of the Horrific Murder of Mrs. Cody
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Furnace Murder is the true story of a horrific murder that catapulted Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, into the national spotlight in 1948. Told through the eyes of fourteen-year-old Harvey Rowe, son of the local sheriff, it treats readers to an insider’s view of small-town life, and crime. Probes the tragic life of the victim during the decades leading up to her brutal demise. For readers of all ages.
A Death In Hemlock, New York The Unsolved Murder Of Joanne Ena Lynn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Joanne Ena Lynn left for school in Hemlock on a fall morning in 1949. Unfortunately she never returned home. Her body was found near a field of locust trees in nearby Lima. It was discovered by a teenager gathering nutmegs. Police continued their futile search for a German made gun and a gray sedan with Pennsylvania license plates until late 1951. The murderer proved extremely elusive.
Jeffrey Dahmer, the Killer Cannibal: 100 Questions & Answers about the Case
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Murderer Jeffrey Dahmer kept a head in his fridge, hands & genitals in cooking pots, & body parts in his freezer. He also tried to create zombies for sex slaves. Dahmer came from a good family, had been to college, and was liked by neighbors, who called him “the nice, quiet, good-looking white guy”—even though a foul smell came from his apartment. How did such a man become a cannibal & a murderer?
The Blood-Soaked Woman at the Top of the Stairs: The True Crime of Grace Lusk
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,690. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
Summoned to the home of his mistress Grace Lusk by telephone, Waukesha veterinarian Dr. David Roberts found his wife, Mary, dying in the parlor, a bullet through her heart, and Grace bleeding from a self-inflicted wound, standing at the top of the stairs, where she held the police chief and a doctor at bay for over an hour before she shot herself again.
Haunted Crime Scenes: Paranormal Evidence From Crimes & Criminals Across The USA
Series: Haunted Crime Scenes, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by Second Chance Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
The second book in the "Haunted Crime Scenes" series. This book focuses on the paranormal phenomena at crime scenes. Forensics expert Katherine Ramsland and paranormal investigator Mark Nesbitt examine murder implements, victims, killers and crime scenes that reportedly have supernatural components. Included are results of their investigations and suggestions for sites they haven't investigated.
The Ice Box Murders
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Hugh Gardenier. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On Father’s Day, June 20, 1965, Fred Rogers, age eighty-one, and his wife, Edwina, age seventy-two, received a surprise. They were murdered. Houston police never made an arrest, nor did they find the trail of the narcissistic killer. This is the story the police, the public and the family never knew.
Twisted Love
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A collection of true crime cases from Ohio and surrounding states, featuring riveting cases of obsession, lust, murder, secret lives, and sexual depravity. It showcases the chilling reality that homicide investigators know all too well: the last face most murder victims see is not that of a stranger, but of someone familiar.
Across the Border
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,100. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
This is an account of the murder of Texas college student Mark Kilroy and twelve others in April of 1989, as well as evidence that the victims had been used as human sacrifices by a satanic cult in Matamoros, Mexico.
The Gas Fume Fugitive: The True Crime of Charlie King
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
Late one fall night in 1929, the barber Charlie King opened the gas lines of his Hamilton, Ohio, home and left his five sons and wife sleeping in the deadly fumes, then hopped on a freight train heading north. In spite of a heroic effort by police and neighbors alike, Ethel King and four of her children died in the tragedy. It was a year before he would show up behind a barber chair 250 miles away
The Arsenic Affair: The True Crime of Belle Wardlow and Harry Cowdry
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
When farmer Lorel Wardlow died from an acute case of quinsy, the country doctor who took care of him signed off on the death certificate without an autopsy. The little town of Kyle was soon buzzing with gossip about his widow and her behavior with the farmhand Harry Cowdry, who helped take care of his boss in his last days. When the coroner got wind of the scandal, he started the investigation.
The Soul of Beth - The Luminous Black Dahlia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Beth (Elizabeth Short), posthumously known as The Black Dahlia, was the victim of one of the most notorious unsolved crimes of the 20th century. Believing that she was unjustly portrayed in books and movies, her friend, Juanita Spinos describes her in The Soul of Beth as a strikingly beautiful, dignified, compassionate, and caring friend to be cherished and honored forever.
Active Shooters: Is Law Enforcement Ready for a Mumbai Style Attack? Columbine Massacre, Klebold and Harris, Virginia Polytechnic, Gabrielle Giffords, Aurora Colorado, Beslan Massacre
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,190. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Topics and subjects covered include: The Columbine massacre, Klebold and Harris, multiple active shooters, the Beslan school massacre, the Mumbai terrorist attack, North Hollywood bank robbery and shootout, the Virginia Polytechnic shooting, the Gabrielle Giffords shooting, the Aurora Colorado shooting, Seung-Hui Cho, Jared Lee Loughner, James Holmes, Taj Mahal Palace hotel.
The Sleepwalking Slasher: The True Crime of Samuel J. Keelor
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
Early one winter morning in 1903, Ohio laborer Sam Keelor awoke with a bloody cooper's hammer in his hand and his pretty young wife Bertha dead in their marriage bed next to him. He panicked and decided to get rid of the body, but cutting his pretty wife up into portable pieces proved to be more work than he bargained for, so he opted to cut his own throat instead. He made a mess of that, too.
The Life and Career of Dr. William Palmer of Rugeley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,770. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
In 1856, Dr. William Palmer became the first man to be hung for using strychnine to kill and rob a fellow gambler. This biography, published in 1925, draws on George Fletcher's lifetime of research, including interviews with many of witnesses and residents of Rugeley, England. The edition also comes with extensive footnotes and essays that brings the story to life for modern readers.
Fingerprints: Four Unusual Historical Cases
Series: Old Cases, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014 by Dingbat Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Four true crime fingerprint cases pulled from history. 1. The first crimes solved through fingerprints… Francesca Rojas (1892), Harry Jackson (1902), and the Mask Murders (1905). 2. The Question Mark Burglar… an unbelievable case from 1920. 3. When the victim’s fingerprints count the most… the Urschel kidnapping case from 1933. 4. Beyond bizarre… the strange case of cop-killer George Ross (1951).
The Sex Slave Murders True Crime Bundle: Serial Killers Gerald & Charlene Gallego\Fred & Rosemary West\Leonard Lake & Charles Ng\Paul Bernardo & Karla Homolka
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Sex Slave Murders True Crime Bundle: Serial Killers Gerald & Charlene Gallego\Fred & Rosemary West\Leonard Lake & Charles Ng\Paul Bernardo & Karla Homolka contains one full length bestselling true crime book and three true crime shorts.
Hanratty - The Inconvenient Truth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
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Razen applies his inimitable brand of logic to the 1961 A6 Murder case. He is highly speculative, but convincingly so, in his attempt to rationalise all of the important evidence in the light of the 2001 DNA profiling result. In essence, it manages to close the case against Hanratty to any reasonable extent. This is a relatively concise contribution – supplementary, rather than definitive.
Deadly Dance: The Chippendales Murders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Kerrera House Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Sex, Money and Murder: the fascinating story of the rise and fall of Steve Banerjee, founder and owner of the Chippendales exotic male dance troupe. In the post-pill, pre-AIDS, sex-filled LA club scene of the 1980s, celebrities, desperate housewives and wild bachelorettes converged on one place: Chippendales—and behind it all was arson, the Mob and murder.
Jeffrey Dahmer, Serial Killer: A Short Biography and Psychological Analysis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Best known as a cannibalistic serial killer, Jeffrey Dahmer kept remnants of dead bodies in his refrigerator & in cooking pots in his closet. He tried to turn some victims into “zombies” or sex slaves by injecting hydrochloric acid in their brains. How could a handsome and intelligent man become such a monster? This 6000-word book is perfect for reading on your tablet or other electronic device.