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Blind Rage: A True Story of Sin, Sex, and Murder in a Small Arkansas Town
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 39,480. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
When Ruie Ann Park—a pillar of the Van Buren, Arkansas, community—was found beaten to death and lying in a pool of blood in her home, the police and local residents assumed the son was the murderer. But the years would uncover a more sinister story. Up till that night, the Park family seemed to have it all. For fifty years they owned and published The Press Argus newspaper.
Informally Educated: True Tale of Child Abuse, Survival and Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,960. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010 by Lemon Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
An amazing story about overcoming tremendous obstacles, including abuse.M Gusby WSAV3 Ga The road that led Kennesaw Taylor back to Milledgeville was marked with a non-existent childhood, a madman and murder. Jonathan Jackson Union Recorder Milledgeville Ga A horrific story, not a horror story. A good book, not a happy book. I’m amazed he lived through all this.Laura Starling
No Tears For My Father
Series: No Tears for my Father. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Trapped in a web of deceit & confusion spun by her father from the age of 11, the author shares her true story of incest in the hopes that by coming out from under years of sexual abuse, other victims will be encouraged to do the same. This is an important, no-holds-barred book complete with graphic scenes and language because "that’s the way it happened and that’s how it must be told."
Family Blood: The True Story of the Yom Kippur Murders
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by Antenna Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Gerald Woodman, an Englishman and an Orthodox Jew, came to American penniless and hungry for the good life. By 1980 he had gained and lost two fortunes, had built his plastics company into a cash cow that supported his large extended family in great luxury. Killed in 1985 along with his wife Vera, the police asked Vera's sister if the Woodmans had any enemies, she replied , 'Yes, their sons.'
Lizzie Borden: The Story Behind the Story
Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Did Lizzie really do it? If so, why? With all the evidence pointing to her, how did she get off? This short account retells the Lizzie Borden murder story from a social and political perspective that will help you to not only understand her motive for murder but how she was acquitted.
Who Killed Kelsey?
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 90,430. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Two television reporters team up to expose the truth behind months of documented abuse, broken bones, and a dead little girl. Her mother and step-father are sitting in jail. Still no one has been convicted of her murder. Read the damaging documents, heart-wrenching law enforcement interviews, and an inside look into the violent history that led to the tragic end to Kelsey Briggs' life.
Eyes of a Pedophile Detecting Child Predators
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
(5.00 from 1 review)
Peer inside the mind of violent child molester Nathanael Bar-Jonah. Personal coded writings, life-long behaviors and victim testimony reveal how he operated and the difficulties law enforcement experienced stopping him. This book follows his evolution from religious beginnings to hunting children. Extensively researched details explain what is known about child predators and how to recognize them.
"He Killed Our Janny:" A Family's Search for the Truth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
International Bestseller-Shocking true story of domestic violence, physical and sexual child abuse and a mother's fatal journey with a very evil man. ['84 Janyce Hansen Unsolved Case, Aurora, Colorado] 5 Stars! "This book evoked so much emotion from me - Book voyeurs who are able to tackle tough subject matter will love this tale." --Kim Cantrell, True Crime Book Reviews
Rescuing Tara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
A bullying and sexually abusing father produced videos of his terrified 5 year old daughter for over 5 years to sell internationally to satisfy a network of child porn lovers. Read here in short but gripping detail how Bart Huskey met his match at the hands of cops in cyberspace.
Holy Homicide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,970. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Sex, voodoo and murder, three stories of crimes linked to the church by Edgar Award Finalist Diane Fanning. In the basement of a Michigan church, a sexton uncovers the rotting skeleton of a nun. In a small southern town, a Baptist minister practices voodoo and five of his family members die mysteriously. In South Texas, the body of a devout young woman was found floating in a canal.
Casey Anthony Caylee Anthony Bella Vita Family Secrets: Lies Murder And Mayhem
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,110. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
The spellbinding true crime story of the century! A fascinating tale of Lies! Deceit! Raw Dark Passions! And mind boggling mysteries embroidered throughout with family secrets full of lewd moral conduct of the basest kind! This brand new version of this tragic tale contains never before printed information on the history of the characters that were so close to Caylee Anthony. Discover the truth!
Perfect Husband: The True Story of the Trusting Bride Who Discovered Her Husband Was a Coldblooded Killer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,410. 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.
Guarding the Secrets: Palestinian Terrorism and a Father’s Murder of His Too-American Daughter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,350. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Guarding the Secrets recounts the terror-stricken life and murder of sixteen-year-old Tina Isa, who was condemned by her other family members for becoming Americanized, before her father, an accused Palestinian terrorist, murdered her in November, 1989. The killing was recorded by accident due to the FBI having bugged the house in an attempt to prove the father's ties to terrorism.
EYE CONTACT - The Mysterious Death in 2000 in Maine of Kassidy Bortner and the Wrongful Conviction of Chad Evans in New Hampshire
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 420,520. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Chad Evans was wrongly convicted in 2001 in NH of murdering Kassidy Bortner, the 21-mo. old daughter of Amanda Bortner. On Nov. 9, 2000, Amanda took Kassidy to the babysitter, and 4 hours later she died. Chad states that he never hit Kassidy, and he passed a lie detector test in 2010. EYE CONTACT tells the story of Chad’s and Amanda’s wrongful convictions & the campaign for justice.
Through a Mother's Eyes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,320. Language: American English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
“A true crime story, this has to be one of the most poignant heart wrenching books I have ever read. A woman so driven to protect her child she takes his life. We often hear about women who murder their children and those of us mothers cannot understand how someone can do that, but the truth of the matter is it is all in this book.”––Pam Thomas Reviews
Women-in-Prison Short Stories: Youth Taken
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
This ebook is about violent crimes (rape and murder) against children as committed by both women and men. This ebook is the third entry in the series "Women-in-Prison Short Stories". I (along with the other female inmates) am particularly sensitive to crimes against children. This ebook describes the relationships between women convicted for rape and their fellow inmates.
Serial Killers in California: The Most Terrifying Serial Killers in California and their Cases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
California, the Golden State, is the home to over 1.8 million inhabitants and an area rich with culture. It is globally known as one of the top places to visit when you’re in the States, with beautiful cities and landmarks, impressive highways and beaches, and the locals known for being famously good looking and friendly. It seems like the perfect place to be, unless you count the dozens of ...
Rampage Spree Killer Case Files
Series: Serial Killers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Could you imagine being in an area like a mall or restaurant when someone pulls out weapons and starts killing people? It's scary! I have chosen ten of these stories to write about and compiled them in this book.
"Please ... Don't Kill Me": The True Story of the Milo Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,890. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
"I don't care who you hire, or what the company has to pay him … so long as he's the best there is." This anguished cry from the wife of murder victim Dean Milo would draw private investigator Bill Dear into one of the most frustrating and ultimately triumphant cases of his career.
The Truth behind Truth: Female Domestic Perpetrators & The facts Surrounding Male Domestic Abuse
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 11,330. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by Veenstra/Exploited Publishing Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Enter a world most believe does not exist, a world where men can be abused, beaten & even murdered by their significant other. Enter the world where men, everyday are ignored by our own society as victims of Male Domestic Abuse. Men being abused and killed by the Female's they vowed to love until death do they part. These facts may change your perception on the truth you've been spoonfed.

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