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General | Serial killers
Active Shooters: Is Law Enforcement Ready for a Mumbai Style Attack? Columbine Massacre, Klebold and Harris, Virginia Polytechnic, Gabrielle Giffords, Aurora Colorado, Beslan Massacre by Progressive Management
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 by Richard O Jones
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 by Bill Peschel & George Fletcher
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 by J. Gunnar Grey
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 by R. Barri Flowers
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 by Alan Razen
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(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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 by K. Scot Macdonald & Patrick MontesDeOca
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 by Tamworth Grice
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.
Just the Facts: True Tales of Cops and Criminals by Jim Doherty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,790. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Fiction is filled with fantastic crimefighters, people who put on the badge and solve every mystery and put every criminal where they belong. But those same sort of people have always existed beyond the page. Real life lawmen who went above and beyond in the pursuit of justice and the law.
Death in the mountains by adel laida
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
I was pretty tied, i knew it will not take long for me to get asleep. But before I closed my eyes, I did set up alarm to wake me up each half an hour starting in an hour. I really was curious. If somebody takes the food, who is this, total stranger or one of us playing games. First two times alarm rang I didn't even hear it. Third time I woke up and put my face out of tent.
The Secret Life of Celestina Sommer - a very Victorian murder by David J. Vaughan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,840. Language: British English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » Essays
A TRUE tale of Victorian crime, betrayal and murder...Celestina Sommer's problem took her to the very edge of hell.
The Lies She Told by Ramona Osborn
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The true crime murder mystery of the Charleston, South Carolina woman named Katherine Waring. Waring's life ended when she met a stranger name Heather Angelica Kamp. Kamp lived a vagabond lifestyle. Her crimes included forgery and robbery, online scamming and the constant theme of pathological lying. On June 13, 2009 her criminal activity escalated from misdemeanor crimes to murder.
The Manson Family “Then and Now” by David Pietras
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,660. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Charles Manson and other members of his so-called family were convicted of killing actress Sharon Tate and six other people during a bloody rampage in the Los Angeles area during two August nights in 1969. Since that night “Charles Manson” has become a household name. Over 40 years later we will revisit the gruesome crime scene and the carnage of that deadly night.
An Unjust Hanging by Dave Halliwell
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 32,380. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
One winter's evening in 1821, stung by his girlfriend Eliza's rejection, 17-year-old John Horwood picked up a stone and flung it at her. That thoughtless act of fury cost both those young people their lives. This is the grotesque and shocking true story of John Horwood, who was sent to the gallows by folly, ignorance and a doctor's selfish cruelty...
Death In Godshill by Peter James Cave
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A 61-year-old farmer Frank Cave was found dead, seemingly killed with his own shotgun on a quiet farm on the Isle of Wight, early one morning in October 1940. After a police investigation, the woman who was Frank's young housekeeper, Mabel Attrill, was charged with his murder. After many twists and turns, the trial reached an unexpected conclusion.
Killer Files: Abduction & Murder in South Carolina by John Humphrey
Price: Free! Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A sleepy southern town becomes a place of unimaginable horror as young girls begin disappearing. A cunning serial killer is on the loose, tormenting a family while evading capture. Until investigators could find a way to stop him, he would continue his hunt for more victims.
Pompilia: A Roman Murder Mystery by Derek Parker
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,790. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » European
An account of the trial of Count Franceschini for the murder of his wife Pompilia at a time when it was excusable to kill an adulterous wife. But was Pompilia guiltyof adultery with a handsome young priest? The most notorious trial of the seventeenth century.
The Crime of the Century by JoAnne Myers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,830. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Black Rose Writing email@example.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The residents of Rolling Hills, a hamlet in southeastern Ohio, were horrified when the dismembered bodies of two missing teens were pulled from the local river. Multiply suspects surfaced, but only one was railroaded, Richard Allan Lloyd, a known nudist and hothead. What began as an evening stroll turned into what found only in horror films, and dubbed 'the crime of the century'.
The Day The Disaster Happened by cnewsonbooks
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This Story is created around a Shakespeare quote. A girl called Jess was being haunted on the streets of London. She was a Mum of three children called Kyle, James and Helen. She also had a Husband called Philip. She worked at a science lab in the city of London she had a very good job and very good pay but it all ended in this book.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.