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Jack the Ripper at Last? The Mysterious Murders of George Chapman
By Helena Wojtczak
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,420. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
‘You’ve got Jack the Ripper at last!’ So said former Chief Inspector Abberline, allegedly, to Inspector Godley, upon the arrest of George Chapman in 1902. Fourteen years earlier the two detectives had hunted the notorious perpetrator of the Whitechapel Murders, but had failed to catch him. Abberline suspected Chapman 'for a score of reasons’.
The Franklin Cover-up: Child Abuse, Satanism, and Murder in Nebraska
By John W. DeCamp
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,410. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Gary Allen, Sr. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
The shut-down of Omaha, Nebraska's Franklin Community Federal Credit Union, raided by federal agencies in November 1988, sent shock waves all the way to Washington, D.C. $40 million was missing.
Infamous Murderers
By Rodney Castleden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,980. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Infamous murderers, their deeds horrifying yet intriguing, have always inspired a strange fascination. Their crimes repulse us, yet the more heinous the act, the more we crave information, and ultimately we elevate the perpetrator to celebrity status. The names of the often random and completely innocent victims are not always so easily recalled.
The Unsolved "Murder" of Adam Walsh - Book Two: Finding the Victim. The Body Identified as Adam Walsh Is Not Him. Is Adam Still Alive?
By Arthur Jay Harris
Series: Harris True Crime Collection · The Unsolved "Murder" of Adam Walsh. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,750. Language: American English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
(Also titled JEFFREY DAHMER'S DIRTY SECRET: THE UNSOLVED MURDER OF ADAM WALSH) See also Book One: Finding the Killer Did Jeffrey Dahmer kidnap Adam Walsh? The cover-up behind the crime that launched “America’s Most Wanted” See also the Special Single Edition, a condensation of Books One and Two: Who killed Adam Walsh (and is he really dead?)
Speed Kills: Who killed the Cigarette Boat King, the fastest man on the seas?
By Arthur Jay Harris
Series: Harris True Crime Collection. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,180. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Ocean racing superstar Don Aronow loved it when writers called him a living legend. His life of adventure is well known. It is his death that baffles police. He was afraid of nothing, no one. In his final hour, when a stranger talked about killing, Aronow laughed. He felt no fear until he lowered the window of his white Mercedes and looked death in the face. And then it was too late. —Miami Herald
Flowers for Mrs. Luskin: Who ordered the deadly delivery for the millionaire's wife?
By Arthur Jay Harris
Series: Harris True Crime Collection. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,650. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
PHOTOGRAPHS INCLUDED IN FRONT. VIEW “SAMPLE” A True Story A Millionaire Has An Affair. His Wife Throws Him Out. She Gets The Mansion, The Business, The Cash. His Parents’ Business. His Parents’ Cash. She Gets Shot And Doesn’t Know It. The Bullet Disappears. He Goes To Prison. His Parents Flee The Country. He Weds The Other Woman Behind Bars. Has There Ever Been A Case Like This? —The Miami Herald
Pro Bono - The 18-Year Defense of Caril Ann Fugate
By Jeff McArthur
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,980. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In 1958, 19-year-old Charlie Starkweather went on a murder spree that paralyzed Nebraska, shocked the nation, and left 11 people dead. With him when he was captured was his 14-year-old ex-girlfriend Caril Fugate. The question soon arose, was Caril a kidnapped victim, or a heartless accomplice?
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Unsolved "Murder" of Adam Walsh - Book One: Finding the Killer. Did Jeffrey Dahmer Kidnap Adam Walsh? The Cover-up Behind the Crime that Launched “America’s Most Wanted”
By Arthur Jay Harris
Series: Harris True Crime Collection · The Unsolved "Murder" of Adam Walsh. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,630. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
(Also titled JEFFREY DAHMER'S DIRTY SECRET: THE UNSOLVED MURDER OF ADAM WALSH) Did Jeffrey Dahmer kidnap Adam Walsh? See also Book Two: Finding The Victim. The body Identified as Adam Walsh is not him. Is Adam still alive? See also the Special Single Edition, a condensation of Books One and Two: Who killed Adam Walsh (and is he really dead?)
Unanswered Cries
By Thomas French
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,880. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The night she was attacked in her Florida home, Karen Gregory let out a scream. More than a dozen neighbors heard her, but none called the police. By the time her body was discovered, the trail was already cold. The detective assigned to solve the murder ran down one blind alley after another, eliminating suspects until finally the evidence led him to the front door of one of his best friends.
The Cooksey-Nisenbaum Murders - The Witch Hunts That Led to the Witch Hunt Against the West Memphis 3
By Terry Cooksey
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 128,770. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
An inside story about the witch hunts that led to the witch hunt against the West Memphis 3. These witch hunts include the Cooksey-Nisenbaum murders, the murders of Ronnie and Juanita Shulths and the brutal murders of three 8-year old boys; Stevie Branch, Chris Byers and Michael Moore. This book will bring understanding to most of those who don't understand what happened in these 7 murders.
The Mail Order Serial Killer: The Life and Death of Harry Powers
By Vance McLaughlin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,640. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011 by Post Mortem Press. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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Meet Harry Powers, also known as Bluebeard, Mail Order Romeo/Don Juan, Slaughterhouse Harry, Human Tarantula, and Love Racketeer, one of the most enigmatic and until now, unstudied, sociopaths of the 20th century.
Luggage By Kroger: A True Crime Memoir
By Gary Taylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,690. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In this award-winning memoir, Houston journalist Gary Taylor recounts his true-life fatal attraction involvement in the trail of violence that has dogged Texas attorney Catherine Mehaffey Shelton, prompting coverage by newspapers, TV, movies and even Oprah. Take a seat on the wild ride of an obsessive relationship: erotic beginning to violent end and the trials required to clean up the mess.