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Tricks of Trade - Memories of a Rogue Lawyer
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Series: Legal Books, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The author said in his other book Mean Streets -Life in the Apartheid Police "that it is never good advice to see a lawyer for they are only good at taking your money and give long boring explanations on why you do not see tangible results for your case." It cannot be denied that hard working honest folk is scammed every day. This book is about the scams encountered by his clients in Africa.
Hard Time 2nd Edition: Locked Up Abroad Raving Arizona
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Series: The English Shaun Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 115,510. Language: British English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
As shown on TV worldwide on Nat Geo’s Locked Up/Banged Up Abroad, Hard Time is the story of how Shaun Attwood, an educated Englishman, survived Arizona’s deadliest jail run by "America's toughest sheriff," Joe Arpaio.
Black Sheep and Gold Diggers
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Price: Free! Words: 58,110. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The personal stories of two men, Richard Venvill and Joseph Allen who were transported to Australia as convicts. Both were pardoned for very different reasons. The book spans the years from 1830 to 1902 and follows them through their convict years, the settlement of Port Philip, the beginnings of Melbourne,the gold rush,and other events that affected their lives.
Diarios de Rafael Hoffman: Los mercenarios
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Series: Reminiscencias Oscuras, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 38,680. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
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Relata la vida de un joven asesino inusual, profesor de refuerzo durante el dia, bohemio durante la noche. Rafael Hoffman vive por intereses, despreciando los grandes lujos pero amante de los placeres carnales. Su vida dará un giro brutal en cuanto conozca a Cristina, pues ella también esconde oscuros secretos...
Sophia Grantham aka Kezia Tregilgus
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Price: Free! Words: 73,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The true story of a female convict transported to Van Diemens Land aboard the Rajah in 1841. She married a seaman known as Handspike Jack Tregilgus and together they pioneered the settlement of central Queensland. They built the first hotels at Taroom and Rolleston, then moved to Rockhampton where she ran bushranger-friendly hotels before she died at the age of 52.
Holes in Time
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Price: Free! Words: 69,030. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
"A very daring expose of prison life and one man's battle with himself to find real meaning to life. I believe anyone will find this book thought-provoking and brutally true, while at the same time warm and excitingly human." -Max Jones, chaplain in the Florida Penal system
The Blood Cried Out
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Price: Free! Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A poignant, true story filled with raw emotion and suspense. This story details the events that took place in and out of the hospital after my only son was brutally stabbed due to Gang Violence. Journey with a family to hell and back and read of the miracle that God performed. With medical records, crime scene photos and newspaper articles included. Written by Deborah Stewart.
Minutes of Heaven Miles of Hell
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Price: Free! Words: 48,810. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
At age 20, Mitch Webb awoke from an alcohol-induced coma only to return to the demons that put him there. Webb continued to abuse drugs and alcohol to the point of dying twice before being revived by paramedics. Driven by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand, Webb put his thoughts to paper intentionally while intoxicated to gain better understanding of chemical prison.
The G 5.0
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Price: Free! Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
This book concerns THE POLICE and how to deal with them.I share my personal stories of the repercussions of being on the wrong side of the law. The criminal record, the employment factor, finances, prison and even death, stem from bad choices and police involvement. I also include snippets of actual letters sent to me from people I know who were in the pen. See the real side of it. Avoid the life.
The Wicked Lady
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Wicked Lady is a 350 year old legend of a lady highwayman. Her name was Katherine Ferrers who lived at Markyate Cell, Hertfordshire. One night she was shot and mortally wounded, rode back to Markyate where she died and was buried in Ware, Herts. Her ghost is said to haunt the area still. The legend is retold along with the life of the Katherine Ferrers and the truth revealed.
I, the People: How Marvin Zindler Busted the Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Behind the scenes of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas lies an authentic true crime history yarn just as entertaining and as much a part of the Lone Star State’s many fabled legends. In I, the People, veteran Houston journalist Gary Taylor recreates the real story behind the closing of the Chicken Ranch and explains the forces that unleashed TV icon Marvin Zindler upon the national scene.
Converted
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
I sat down and cut off a little piece and snorted it, I didn’t feel anything. Maybe I did not do enough, so I cut off another piece. When the nurses and guards carried me out of the cell they pronounced me dead and pulled a sheet over my head. I felt myself surrounded in a blackness that cannot be explained with words. I knew without a doubt I was going to hell.
Honest Sid
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,850. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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If you're going to live outside the law, you'd better be honest. This seeming paradox was the operating principle of Sid Probstein's life. Guileless and endlessly optimistic, he was known as Honest Sid around his stomping ground of New York's Broadway. Sid wasn't a tough guy, or even a bad guy.
Essays & More Straight From The Pen
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You set the price! Words: 35,260. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014 by Mr. D.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
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Peek inside the wild life of a man who fought to change. “My salvation came in the form of a concept: fighting poison with poison; the same as using Cobra or Rattlesnake venom to save someone bitten by one of the vipers. I was the viper bitten by itself. ... When living, I used to lose interest in life and then go on sprees capable of causing death. When faced with death I fought to live.....
All Is In a Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,500. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This epic allegory is a story about a fellow who dies in his sleep, while having a dream that he is in a boat, on a journey to Heaven. Our character does not realize at most points of his dream that he actually is dying. As you READ my story, let your Mind drift with the Thought that Life, in itself, IS a Dream and all that you see and hear is only an extension of your OWN dying self.
The True Definition of Freedom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
We are living in a time of great change. As our universe becomes conscious and expands to greater heights, the energy of consciousness will be available for humanity. Who will learn what it really means to be free spiritual and mental freedoms will lead one on the true path of eternal life.
The Wandering Dead
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The best creepy campfire stories are always the ones that end with the words, "...And it’s all true, because I have the damned documentation here to prove it!" In that spirit, here's the story of Elmer McCurdy, proving once and for all that nothing is more terrifying than everyday life.
The Enterprise “Testimony”
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,860. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Read Part-2 of Coast Playa’s and a true continuation of the story that led to Antonio “Tony” Berry’s demise. After the building of one of the largest drug “Enterprises” to ever originate in the Southern District of Mississippi between the mid 80’s and early 90’s as detailed in the book “It Is What it Is” by Gerald H. Duffy, Tony is confronted with a soul-searching decision that has him in turmoil
Wasted
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Price: Free! Words: 47,420. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
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I don't expect you to care about my life. I expect you to laugh at it. This book is a collection of stories about misadventures I've had traveling around the world, meeting colorful degenerates, learning valuable life lessons and killing brain cells. Think of it as Aesop's Fables, except they aren't fables and I'm not Aesop.
The Case of Jeffrey Dahmer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The case of Jeffrey Dahmer discusses the life of Jeffrey Dahmer from his disturbing acts as a child to his murderous rampage and up to his death while a prison inmate. In all Jeffrey Dahmer would commit 17 murders and be convicted on 15 of these counts. It may be the lack of treatment for Jeffrey Dahmer’s paraphilias would contribute to his disturbing and violent personality.