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General | Serial killers
Evil Serial Killers: 2017 by Serene Makepeace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,410. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A serious and in depth look at serial killers from around the world. Their evil deeds are explained and examined as this index of the most evil takes us on a journey around the world. Tuck yourself up and hold on tight as the author takes you into the minds of many of the worlds most infamous killers. Including lesser known serials such as, Yang Xinhai. A must read for aficionados.
Out for Blood by Gary C. King
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,560. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This is the disturbing account of 31-year-old Joanna Dennehy, mother of two, the man under her spell, Gary Stretch, 47, and the murder investigation that led them and others to the Old Bailey for trial. A true crime short, plus 17 additional true crime stories.
The One Who Got Away: Escape from the Kill Room by Gilles Tetreault
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The One Who Got Away is a remarkable personal account from Gilles Tetreault, the original intended target of convicted murderer, Mark Twitchell.
Why Not Kill Her: A Juror's Perspective - The Jodi Arias Death Penalty Retrial by Paul Sanders
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 206,250. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Jury
Why Not Kill Her is the dramatization of the Jodi Arias death penalty retrial which took place in early 2015. While the first trial reached 80 million households, the second trial was media sanctioned. This is the story of both the case presented to the jury and the events outside the juror's eyes. A great companion to the book, "Conviction", by Prosecutor, Juan Martinez
Without Mercy: Obsession and Murder Under the Influence by Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,980. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
She was a hard-working, cheerful waitress, one of the nicest people you’d ever want to know. She was also a three-bottle-a-day alcoholic, hopelessly in love with the IHOP’s manager, Allen Bryant. Bryant wanted his live-in lover, IHOP owner Art Venecia, dead. And Dee Casteel helped him to arrange it. But there was an even more gruesome killing to come …
Trying Not to Drown by V. M. Franck
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,380. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On a rainy night while his neighbors watched Billy Graham on television, my brother Ken stood outside their living room window, raised his hunting rifle and fired. Four victims and two houses later he was arrested for murder, thrusting my family and me into horror. Viewed through time-laced lenses this is an honest account of what happened to him, my sister, our loving parents and especially me.
Deranged Justice: The Law & Lunacy of Bartow Grover Nix by Jeffrey Nix
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 58,580. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On November 7th, 1919 Bartow Grover Nix was hanged for a double murder in Columbus, Georgia...questions continue concerning the prosecution of the case...was it done properly; was Nix even sane. Nearly a century later, Bartow's great nephew reviewed the case with fresh eyes...what he found led to a compelling tale...of the nature of southern justice...in the early 20th century.
Murder Most Foul: True Crime Stories of Murder and Mayhem by Gary C. King
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
True detective crime stories of murder and mayhem by Gary C. King.
Execution's Odyssey by Joseph Harrington
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,000. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
In AN EXECUTION’S ODYSSEY events transcend the execution of Robert Alton Harris place at San Quentin State Prison in California in 1992. The book demonstrates how his death created a spiritually uplifting resolution for the reporter. The Harris execution also brings into sharp focus questions being raised today involving not only the Eighth Amendment, but also the First and Fourteenth.
Perfect Husband: The True Story of the Trusting Bride Who Discovered Her Husband Was a Coldblooded Killer by Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,350. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
As seen on A Current Affair—the shocking story of Florida's most bizarre multiple murder case. As Lisa and Kosta Fotopoulos lay sleeping in their home, a burglar broke in and shot Lisa at point-blank range in the head. Miraculously, she survived to learn the sobering truth about her would-be assassin—and about her sociopathic husband's deadly agenda.
The Wigwam Murder by T Squared Books
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
The Wigwam Murder - as the case against August Sangret came to be known - was one of the most brilliant pieces of detection and forensic science then on record. Drs Keith Simpson, Eric Gardner and Gerald Roche Lynch worked together to present a comprehensive body of work that convinced and shocked the jury. It was the first time that a human skull had been produced in a British court room.
Box Set: Speed Kills and The Unsolved Murder of Adam Walsh Books One and Two by Arthur Jay Harris
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 356,820. Language: American English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
SPEED KILLS: He built the fastest boats -- for royalty, the rich, spies, smugglers, Feds and a former U.S. President. Then came six shots. THE UNSOLVED MURDER OF ADAM WALSH BOOK 1: It was the crime of the decade -- and the perpetrator may have been the most notorious serial killer in history BOOK 2: 30 years after he was reported as dead, could the Walshes' little boy, Adam, actually be alive?
Box Set: Flowers for Mrs. Luskin and The Unsolved Murder of Adam Walsh Books One and Two by Arthur Jay Harris
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 366,310. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
This specially-priced 3-book Box Set of Investigative True Crime stories includes: FLOWERS FOR MRS. LUSKIN: The divorce was vicious, but at least it hadn't turned deadly. Then came the flowers. and THE UNSOLVED MURDER OF ADAM WALSH: Book 1: Was the man in the mall the most notorious murderer in history? Book 2: The body identified as Adam Walsh is not him. Is Adam still alive?
Confessions of a Serial Alibi by Asia McClain Chapman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Witnesses, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A story of murder and an unlikely alibi witness as featured in This American Life's hit podcast Serial.
Blood Stained by Dory Maust
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 148,970. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This biography, based on David's personal confession never before seen or heard by the public, unravels a chilling yet thought-provoking true story.
Legacy of Deception: An Investigation of Mark Fuhrman & Racism in the LAPD by Stephen Singular
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,330. Language: American English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A behind the scenes look at the O.J. Simpson case that explains why the blood evidence fell apart at trial. Veteran true crime writer, Stephen Singular, a two-time New York Times bestselling author, details his involvement with Simpson's defense team and updates his 1996 book about one of America's notorious crimes.
The Illustrated Life and Career of William Palmer by Bill Peschel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,470. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » European
Appearing soon after Palmer’s execution in 1856, “The Illustrated Life and Career of William Palmer” was published to cash in on the notorious case. The anonymous author combined facts and rumors about Palmer’s crimes with sketches on debauched medical students and crooked scams in horse racing, and pious meditations on Palmer’s wife.
FBI Diary: Profiles of Evil by Peter M Klismet Jr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,000. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Evidence, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The author was a member of the first group of FBI Special Agents who were hand-picked for this ground-breaking, evolutionary and controversial training. Take an inside view of the training received by this ‘new breed’ of Special agents, made famous by the renowned Behavioral Science Unit. Follow his path as an agent working cases in the field.
Blood Trails Across Texas: True Crime Stories as Told by the Men Who Lived Them by Brian Foster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,810. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
True crime stories that span Texas from the northern Louisiana border to the Gulf Coast, northwest to San Antonio and the Hill Country, then west again to the rugged desert on the Mexican border. Welcome to the harsh and gritty side of life.
Murder of a Mafia Daughter: The Story Behind the Suspicions Robert Durst Murdered Susan Berman & The Life and Tragic Death of Susan Berman by Cathy Scott
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,680. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
From the first reporter to write a book about the relationship between Susan Berman and her accused killer Robert Durst, this is true-life mystery with its roots in the early mob era on the Las Vegas Strip and the subject of Cathy Scott's Murder of a Mafia Daughter. Recently updated, the new edition details Berman's lifelong relationship with Durst.