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The Longest 200 Yards
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The experiences of being first person on the scene of your neighbors murder in a small village.
Orville's Revenge The Anatomy of a Suicide
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,870. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The story of Orville Gibson, a Newbury, Vermont farmer whose frozen body was found in the waters of the Connecticut River on March 26, 1958, has remained controversial for over half a century. In his new book on the case, retired Judge Stephen B. Martin of Barre, Vermont offers the fullest account of the events leading up to the victim’s disappearance and death.
The Bank Holiday Murders: The True Story of the First Whitechapel Murders (Jack the Ripper)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This multiple award-winning work of literary archeology lifts the veil of history and presents fresh discoveries and new revelations regarding the early murders of Jack the Ripper. It eschews the tired approach of unsatisfying 'final solutions' in favor of solid research and logical reasoning, and brings the reader closer to Jack the Ripper than ever before.
Death in Riyadh: A cautionary tale for expat language teachers in the Middle East
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Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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In March, 2011, an illegal drinking session got under way on an expatriate residential compound in the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Andrew Cannon, 41, and Robert Colman, 57, were both said to have ‘had a tendency to become violent with alcohol’ and fell out at some point during the session. The falling out would then lead to an exchange of physical blows. This book follows the events that transpired...
Mass Murder of the Bentler Family, True Crime
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
What would drive a twenty-two-year old, from an upper-middle class family, to take the lives of his parents and three teenage sisters? It's a good question. A question that Iowa's agents with the Dept. of Criminal Investigation want an answer to, but unfortunately the only answer Shawn Bentler is willing to give is that he wasn't there, he didn't do it. But his sister's call to 911 says otherwise.
Orange County Women's Jail: A Journey Behind Bars with the Women of Sector 14
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,120. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Jennifer Sweet provides a rare, real behind-the-scenes look at the lives and crimes of women doing time in Orange County, California as she shares her experiences as an inmate for two years at Orange County Women’s Jail. From murder to sexual deviance, from absurdity to tragedy, from the mundane to the monstrous, Jennifer saw, and tells, it all in "Orange County Women’s Jail."
Death By Murder, A Trilogy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A non-fictional account of three of my relatives, who committed cold-blooded murder, and were all found guilty. Two of the three were hung for their crime, in the 1800's. The third one died in prison, in the 1900's.
Murder in Palm Beach
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,760. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Just back from a dinner affair on a winter night in 1976, Rodger Kriger answers the doorbell in his Palm Beach home and is greeted with a fatal shotgun blast. He was a prominent citizen, and police, under pressure to find the killer, accuse tough guy Mitt Hecher, but soon exonerate him.
The Final Days of Howard Hughes - His Murder and the Takeover Conspiracy Exposed
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,350. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The murder of Howard Hughes by Summa Corp syndicate is finally exposed in this stunning real-life drama. Follow the money, connect the Mormon dots, discover the truth about the fate of this great man, how it was done, and why.
A Fatal Pickup
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 102,780. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On an October night in 1944 on the outskirts of London, a young soldier who had deserted from the US Army and his teenage partner hijacked a hire car and robbed and brutally murdered the unsuspecting driver. The case made headlines on both sides of the Atlantic. Edna Gammon has now pieced together the full story.
Death In Coney Island The Mafia Murder Of Giuseppe Masseria
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Giuseppe Masseria was involved in gambling, bootlegging, and also the food industry racket. Newspapers from the 1930s wrote that his power rivaled that of Al Capone, who he may have worked with or for. It is interesting that Masseria was lured from his base in Harlem to his death some distance away in Coney Island. It was a savage time in the history of organized crime, the beginning of the 1930s.
Waxey Gordon In 1933 Beer Rackets And Tax Evasion
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Waxey Gordon was prosecuted for tax evasion, a crime that Al Capone was convicted of. It took federal agents two and half years to amass enough evidence against Gordon to bring him to trial. Two witnesses were killed in the process. When a jury was selected its members were kept in a hotel throughout the duration of Gordon's trial. My ebook was written from news accounts and ancestry records.
The Times Report of the Trial of William Palmer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 179,420. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
“The Times Report of the Trial of William Palmer” reprints the court transcript of the 1856 poisoning case that riveted Victorian England, edited and corrected for the first time, along with more than 60 woodcuts restored to make them look better than the day they were printed. The books also includes added material, including 250 footnotes, maps, and profiles.
A Woman's Deadly Wrath Vera Stretz' Murder Of Dr. Fritz Gebhardt New York City November 12, 1935
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Vera Stretz was a self-confessed killer who believed that she had shot her philandering lover for a good reason. She thought he deserved to die after he vowed to divorce his wife and marry her. He continued to see other women for sex. It is uncertain if Vera was attacked before she shot Dr. Fritz Gebhardt around three a.m. on November 12, 1935. She was tried for first-degree murder for the crime.
Sin, Shame & Secrets: A True Story of the Murder of a Nun, the Conviction of a Priest, and the Cover-up in the Catholic Church
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 93,570. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In this unique and compelling true-crime story, journalist and author David Yonke presents and analyzes the only case in U.S. history in which a Roman Catholic priest was arrested for the murder of a nun. Father Gerald Robinson of Toledo was arrested by cold-case detectives in April, 2004, convicted of murder in 2006, and died in prison on July 4, 2014.
The Unsolved "Murder" of Adam Walsh - Box Set: Books One and Two
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 236,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This specially-priced Box Set of The Unsolved “Murder" of Adam Walsh includes revised 2015 editions of the full Books One and Two
The Bathtub Murder Of Crime Club Founder Nancy Evans Titterton Good Friday April 10, 1936
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Nancy Titterton was choked with her bathrobe before being placed in the bathtub of her posh apartment to die from the slow trickle of water from the faucet. My book looks at a woman of great creativity who was working on her first novel. She had reviewed books for the NY Times and written articles for Scribners. She was murdered in part because of her carelessness in admitting a stranger.
Woman Slugged; Left for Dead: The True Crime of Handsome Jack Koetters
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Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On November 14, 1912, house detectives at the Saratoga Hotel in Chicago discovered the body of a woman in room 409 on a blood-soaked mattress. The labels in her clothing led police to Cincinnati, where Mrs. Emma Kraft, a highly-respected widow who had recently taken up with a much younger man of dubious reputation, one "Handsome Jack" Koetters, and a nationwide manhunt was on.
The Strangulation of Grace Roberts Artist's Model December 29, 1916
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Grace Roberts was a 25-year-old manicurist and artist's model for hosiery ads across the United States. In her violent death the reader is transported into the life of affluent Philadelphia nearly a century ago. One of her most prominent suitors was the heir to a Pittsburgh coal fortune, a man who was educated at Yale. He and Mary's romance was broken off in 1907 because of social constraints.
Murder Most Foul
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,720. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
True crime stories of murder and mayhem from the later days of pulp detective non-fiction, 18 captivating stories in all.