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Tom Henry: Confession of a Killer
By David Hendricks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,160. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In 1984, the author was a convicted (yet innocent) felon thrust into a maximum-security prison. As he looked for a friend in that strange, dark world, he noticed Henry, an outgoing, likeable guy who was guilty of a horrific crime. The two of them became friends and decided to collaborate on this book, a true story of love, murder, escape, life-on-the-lam, salvation, recapture, and redemption.
A Love Lost: Kiss of Death
By L. Neal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Based on a true story: Lovey is due for a much needed vacation and goes back to her hometown to visit her best friend that she hasn't seen in years. After two months of partying, she soon realizes that everything around her that was once familiar, is now foreign territory. After getting caught up in a life threatening situation, Lovey does what she knows best: Runs from her problems.
Hollywood Mysteries
By Charles Nuetzel
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Haldolen. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A book that reveals some of the most starkly startling stories beyond the headlines about the mysterious deaths of Hollywood stars during the early development of the film industry. Read about: Fatty Arbuckle, William Desmond Taylor, Jean Harlow, Thelma Todd, Lana Turner, Marilyn Monroe
A Calendar of Yorkshire Killings and Suspicious Deaths
By Charles Rickell
Price: $3.18 USD. Words: 83,820. Language: British English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This book contains more than 190 killings and suspicious deaths that have occurred in Yorkshire, England. They vary by date, place,types and outcomes.British true crime dealing with England's largest county. From cities like Bradford, Leeds, Hull,Ripon,Sheffield and York to small villages like Bishop Wilton. There are also small snippets of Yorkshire or British interest.
Time of Death
By Lystra Books & Literary Services
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The true story of murder and injustice . . . On Christmas Eve, 1963, a young woman is murdered in her apartment in Chapel Hill, NC. Her husband is accused and his search for justice lasts two years and echoes through generations of two families. The idyllic college town in which crimes like that are impossible is also changed forever.
Definition of a terrorist
By Anza
Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
So you think you know the definition of a terrorist? It's strange to me the way we see things at time, without any acumen. We usually prefer to watch the surface and make an idea how things seem to us! It's disappointing much! Isn't it? For me it is. I've often asked myself just this one thing that why exactly 'we kill people to show people that killing others is bad.' Ironic much? I think it is!!
Pain and Gain - The Untold True Story
By Marc Schiller
Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
‘Pain and Gain – The Untold True Story’ is a gripping memoir that tells the true story behind the Paramount film Pain and Gain. Written by the real Sun Gym Gang victim, Marc Schiller, ‘Pain and Gain – The Untold True Story’ will take readers on an adrenaline rush with a shocking ending.
Demon Doctors: Physicians as Serial Killers
By Kenneth Iserson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 163,000. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
True stories of physicians who killed for the thrill, for money, or to advance their national agendas.
Citizen Jane
By James Dalessandro
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,970. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The true story of Jane Alexander, who spent 13 years tracking down and putting away the man who murdered her 88-year old aunt, and then went on to help solve 20 murders, igniting a national victim's rights movement.
Death In Ten Seconds -The True Story of a Doomed Californian Airliner
By Richard G Tomkies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This true story reveals the cause of Pacific Southwest Airline's Flight 1771 after a sudden,terrifying 700 mph plunge to earth on Dec 7, 1987 virtually obliterating the plane killing all 43 on board. NTSB and FBI forensic investigators discover the reason: The senseless murder of 38 people results when the crew and a supervisor are shot in flight by an Airline employee in revenge for his dismissal
Dinner With A Killer
By R.D. Byron-Smith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,090. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Three decades ago a nurse single-handedly plunged Southern California into a health care panic in which doctors feverishly scoured medical charts to see if any of their patients had been murdered. Bodies were dug up and autopsied. This memoir by the newspaper reporter who covered the case features a dinner with the killer, who, between bites of beefsteak, talks about victims -- before his arrest!
A Private Disgrace: Lizzie Borden by Daylight
By Victoria Lincoln
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,890. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Lizzie Andrew Borden was tried and acquitted in the 1892 axe murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. Media coverage of the case created a furor throughout the United States reminiscent of the Rosenberg, Claus von Bulow and O.J. Simpson trials. No other suspect was ever charged with the double homicide, and speculation on the case continues to this day.
Leopold & Loeb Killed Bobby Franks
By Ken Rossignol
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,880. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012 by Ken Rossignol. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
One of the most sensational crimes of the twentieth century took place when two wealthy young men decided to commit the perfect crime. Travel back in time to learn of how they planned their dastardly deed. From the carefully laid out plans for ransom and the brutal murder of a young boy, these two young men chose path which weaved through the courtroom with America's most famous attorney.
To Ride a Rocking Horse
By Roger Daniel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,390. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
All Linda May wanted was to get out of the house and have a little fun. However, she was not smiling when she stood over a grave and coldly pulled the trigger four times, killing four adults who knelt in the grave pleading for mercy. The only mercy she could find in her heart was for the two year old child, looking up at her in horror with tears streaming from his eyes.
The Guilty Innocent
By Shannon Adamcik
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 134,600. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The Guilty Innocent is narrated by Shannon Adamcik, mother of Torey, one of the accused boys. It takes readers behind the scenes of a trial where prosecutors cared more about public opinion than truth, defense attorneys, who had never argued a murder case, were in over their heads, and a young boy’s life hung in the balance.
Death Comes Uninvited
By Ken Lang
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,210. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Death Comes Uninvited completes award-winning author Ken Lang's three book Homicide Series which captures true crime murder cases he investigated while working as a homicide detective near Baltimore, MD. Lang immerses the reader into the scene of a variety of murder investigations revealing the violent pace in which these detectives work.
Young & Wicked: The Death of a Wayward Girl
By Maureen Wlodarczyk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,880. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Young & Wicked is the true story of star-crossed Irish-American lovers Willie Flannelly and Polly Sexton who started down the wrong path early as petty criminals. In 1893, they fled Jersey City to escape arrest, intending to disappear into the shadows of Manhattan's Bowery district. Just months later their fast life together in NY met a violent end, one a victim and the other an accused murderer.
Ultimate Prey
By Stephen Sanzeri
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,610. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Cary Stayner was found guilty for the Yosemite Sightseer Murders, but most people closely associated with the investigation believe that Stayner did not act alone. Law enforcement had the right guys from the beginning, so what in the hell happened? Now, for the first time the true story is being told...
Psychopaths & Serial Killers
By Eponymous Rox
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012 by KillingKillers.blogspot.com. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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True crime freebie guide includes: ‘PROFILE OF A SERIAL KILLER’ and ‘ARE YOU A PSYCHOPATH?’ [Definitions, Stats, Checklist] Written and illustrated by Eponymous Rox
Blood Is Thicker Than Water: An Overview of Blood Spatter Analysis
By Tamworth Grice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,280. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012 by KAW Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This book explains how blood spatter analysis can be used to recreate a crime. Where did this area of forensics come from? How does a person become a blood spatter analyst? What does a blood spatter analyst do? This affordable little eBook answers these questions & more! At 7000 words this is a perfect overview for DEXTER or CSI fans & others. It's also great for crime buffs or home schoolers.