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Murder at the Pencil Factory: The Killing of Mary Phagan 100 Years Later (A True Crime Short)
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Series: R. Barri Flowers Murder Chronicles. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Murder At The Pencil Factory by criminologist and bestselling author of The Pickaxe Killers, R. Barri Flowers, is a 12,000 word historical true crime tale about the murder of thirteen-year-old Mary Phagan on April 26, 1913 at the National Pencil Factory in Atlanta, Georgia (where she worked) and the chain of events to follow that are still being felt to this day.
Flowers for Mrs. Luskin: Who ordered the deadly delivery for the millionaire's wife?
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Series: Harris True Crime Collection. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,650. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
PHOTOGRAPHS INCLUDED IN FRONT. VIEW “SAMPLE” A True Story A Millionaire Has An Affair. His Wife Throws Him Out. She Gets The Mansion, The Business, The Cash. His Parents’ Business. His Parents’ Cash. She Gets Shot And Doesn’t Know It. The Bullet Disappears. He Goes To Prison. His Parents Flee The Country. He Weds The Other Woman Behind Bars. Has There Ever Been A Case Like This? —The Miami Herald
Until Proven Innocent: Could the real-life Kojak help save a man from the electric chair?
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Series: Harris True Crime Collection. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,850. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The prosecutor was no longer sure both murder defendants were guilty. So he asked his retired dad—the real-life Kojak: could he help solve the case? A true story. PHOTOGRAPHS INCLUDED. VIEW “SAMPLE" Breathless, a woman’s call to 911 interrupted a quiet night in the horse country suburbs: “I’m stabbed to death. Please!” Did somebody stab you? asked the operator. “Yes! And my husband, my baby!"
Snowbird
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Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 72,310. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Andrew Richard Barnes was the man who flew the very first shipment of cocaine for the Medellin Cartel into the United States, and continued the dangerous trade for almost a full decade. He survived crashes and gunfire, treachery and betrayal. He also became the target of a determined assassination attempt by the Panamanian dictator, Manuel Noriega - and lived to tell the tale...
Guarding bin Laden: My Life in Al-Qaeda
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Thin Man Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Originally published in French, this well-reviewed 2010 memoir by Osama bin Laden's former bodyguard provides an unparalleled account of life in the heart of al-Qaeda in the run-up to 9/11. ‘Bin Laden’s former bodyguard delivers a breath-taking account’ Tele et Vous 15 September 2011 ‘An intriguing glimpse of life inside the al-Qa’ida chief’s lair’ Sunday Times 19 April 2010
Jodi Arias, "Psycho" Killer?: A Short Biography and Psychological Analysis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by KAW Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Jodi Arias is accused of the premeditated murder of Travis Alexander by stabbing, throat-slitting, and shooting. But could she really be such a monster? And was the crime committed during a re-enactment of the shower-scene knife murder from the movie "Psycho"? This book is approx 6000 words--perfect for reading on your e-device! The best account of the Arias trial by an expert true-crime writer.
La mente di Adolf Hitler
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,410. Language: Italian. Published: April 27, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Hitler era molto diverso da come si mostrava al popolo tedesco e al mondo. Coabitavano in lui due individui diametralmente opposti, "Hitler" e il "'Führer". Il primo aveva bisogno del secondo per vincere le sue fobie e insicurezze. In un classico della Psicologia politica, il profilo umano e la leggenda di uno dei tiranni più sanguinari della storia.
Winnie Ruth Judd: The Trunk Murders The Classic Edition
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,940. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2013 by UCS PRESS. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
During the Great Depression in 1930's America there were two "trials of the century" that captured the attention of the world: the Lindbergh baby murder trial, and the Winnie Ruth Judd "Trunk Murders" trial. This e-book edition marks the 41st anniversary of release of the original Winnie Ruth Judd: The Trunk Murders, the first book published about the sensational Judd murder and sanity trials.
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
Australian Son: the story of Ned Kelly
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 115,000. Language: Australian English. Published: March 30, 2013 by Network Creative Services. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
A century and one-third after his death, Ned Kelly’s not forgotten, and it’s hard to believe that Australians will ever forget him. In his own lifetime he passed into folklore, as Max Brown makes clear, so where is he now? This is not an easy question, but wherever he is, Max Brown’s book is part of the answer.
The Pickaxe Killers: Karla Faye Tucker & Daniel Garrett (A True Crime Short)
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Series: R. Barri Flowers Murder Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The Pickaxe Killers by the bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders, R. Barri Flowers, is an 8000 word true crime tale about Karla Faye Tucker and Daniel Garrett, who used a pickaxe to murder two people in Houston, Texas, in June 1983, the back story, and its equally compelling aftermath.
Ted Bundy, Serial Killer: A Short Biography and Psychological Analysis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013 by KAW Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Ted Bundy--handsome, charming, & articulate--lured victims to their deaths with tricks such as crutches or a fake cast on his arm. He confessed to murdering 30 young women in 7 states between 1974 & 1978, but his true number of victims is unknown. How could such a handsome & intelligent man be such a monster? This book is approx 5000 words--perfect for reading on a tablet, smart phone, or ereader!
Tricks of Trade - Memories of a Rogue Lawyer
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Price: Free! Words: 86,230. 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.
1920, Shots Fired, Officer Down
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
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Honolulu Motorcycle Police Officer Stan Cook, during a traffic stop, is confronted by a driver high on crystal meth and a AK-47 assault rifle. The outcome is a shootout where the drive fires 20 rounds from the AK-47 and Officer Cook fires 18 rounds from his Smith & Wesson 5906 9MM pistol.
Son of Sam: A Biography of David Berkowitz
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Starting in the summer of 1976, one man terrorized a city and fascinated a nation: Son of Sam. Over 30 years after his capture, David Berkowitz (AKA Son of Sam), is still one of the most known serial killers of all time. The life, murders, trial, and prison life of David Berkowitz is recapped in this book. LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book, a lesser known or
The Stranger Beside Me
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 202,050. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Ann Rule was a writer working on the biggest story of her life, tracking down a brutal mass-murderer. Little did she know that Ted Bundy, her close friend, was the savage slayer she was hunting.
Real Life Heist
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The true story of a multi-state, 75 banks and $2 Million Split Deposit bank frauding one man crime wave. Professional Blackjack player, drug store burglaries, methadone clinics, doing time and kickin dope in New Orleans. The underside of the American Dream. Real Life Hustler with outright barazen balls. Where Elmore Leonard meets Tennessee Williams an original American life to remember.
Young & Wicked: The Death of a Wayward Girl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,880. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Young & Wicked is the true story of star-crossed Irish-American lovers Willie Flannelly and Polly Sexton who started down the wrong path early as petty criminals. In 1893, they fled Jersey City to escape arrest, intending to disappear into the shadows of Manhattan's Bowery district. Just months later their fast life together in NY met a violent end, one a victim and the other an accused murderer.
The Blood Cried Out
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Price: Free! Words: 32,180. 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.
Josef Mengele - A Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012 by Sascha von Bornheim. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Studying under world-renowned scientists, Josef Mengele rose from being a medical student to becoming the commanding doctor at the infamous Auschwitz concentration camp. His experiments on twins and others included purposely infecting his victims with diseases, injecting them with drugs, live vivisections, and even sowing twins together by their blood vessels. After the war he fled...