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A Strangler In Revere Beach Massachusetts August 1939
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
The body of Edna Phelps washed ashore on Revere Beach on the morning of August 21, 1939. My ebook looks at the suspects in her murder case before it identifies the true killer. Phelps told her husband that she was going to meet some men at the amusement park nearby. Edna had accompanied her spouse in a boat earlier that afternoon. She returned with him soon, and then went missing. Who was guilty?
The Wylie-Hoffert Murder Case
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Discrimination, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The day Emily Hoffert and Janice Wylie were slaughtered on Manhattan's Upper East Side is best known for Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" speech. It was made in Washington, DC. One of the murder victims had planned to attend that historic event. My e-book looks closely at the circumstances of the murders. It also examines the lives of the men arrested for committing this horrible crime.
Massacre on Prospect Hill: The True Crime of Francis Lloyd Russell
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Hamilton, Ohio, was a notorious hide-out for Chicago gangsters in the era of Prohibition, and they brought with them vice and violence. The city's most horrific crime in that time had nothing to do with bootleg whiskey or fancy women, but with a hard-working bachelor trying to take care of his sick brother's family. He loved them so much, he would rather see them dead than homeless.
The Amityville Massacre: The DeFeo Family's Nightmare (A True Crime Short)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,770. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Murder of the Banker’s Daughter and Murder at the Pencil Factory comes a riveting new historical true crime short, The Amityville Massacre: The DeFeo Family’s Nightmare.
Was Jean Spangler Murdered By The Mafia?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Jean Spangler associated with gamblers who frequented Las Vegas and Palm Springs. Her mob acquaintances worked for gangster Mickey Cohen who ran a haberdashery on the Sunset Strip. Actor Kirk Douglas was a young movie star when Spangler disappeared in October 1949. My book looks at the still missing persons case of a Hollywood television and film actress who was just starting her career.
Women Who Were Murdered By Rope Strangler Harvey Glatman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Harvey Glatman was a fiend who preyed on the weaknesses and loneliness of women. He is best known for three horrendous murders that he committed in the Los Angeles and San Diego areas. He lured women to remote places and strangled them with ropes. One woman was savvy enough to outfox him. My ebook looks closely at Glatman's criminal career as well as profiling the lives of the women he killed.
Hymns of a Raving Heart: The True Crime of S. Althea Berrie
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
When Fannie Berrie, the wife of the handsome pastor and famous writer of hymns S. Althea Berrie, died after a long illness and a serious bout of convulsions, no one gave it a second thought. That is, until the 52-year-old widower suddenly wed the his pretty 19-year-old secretary less than two months later, and the siblings of the dead woman paid for an exhumation and autopsy.
Murder of the Banker's Daughter: The Killing of Marion Parker (A True Crime Short)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Murder at the Pencil Factory and The Sex Slave Murders, comes a powerful new historical true crime short, Murder of the Banker’s Daughter: The Killing of Marion Parker.
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 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.
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.
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).
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.
Death in the mountains
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 Lies She Told
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”
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.
Death In Godshill
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.