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Malice: The Rampage and Revelation of Marvin Heemeyer by L.L. Press
Price: $5.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 87,640. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The true story of a man, feeling he was being persecuted by his local government, who destroyed his hometown with a homemade tank.
Everything is Bullshit | Summary by Summary Station
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Everything is Bullshit The Greatest Scams on Earth Revealed From Priceonomics Summary and Analysis Summary Station Everything is Bullshit is a well-researched and written book that peels back the layers of lies and distortions about some of our most cherished and respected social and economic beliefs. The authors, three members of Priceonomics, have divided the book into four sections.
Con Artistry: How to Spot and Deal with a Con Artist to Avoid the Different Types of Scams by Instafo & Edwin Piers
Series: Instafo. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides(5.00 from 1 review)
Personal question - have you ever been taken advantage of by someone, or a scheme? Of course you have! We all have. How did it feel? Miserable? Awkward? Embarrassing? To put it bluntly, being conned sucks - whether that is in money, friendship, relationships, trust, or even time. Learn "Con Artistry" to beat the con artists at their own games and never fall victim to their crimes, cons, and scams.
Bloodstained Justice The Darlie Routier Story by W.G. Davis
Price: $5.99 $3.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 112,130. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
On the night of June 6th, 1996, Darlie Lynn Routier made a frantic call to 911. She told the dispatcher that she and her two sons had been stabbed. Darlie’s eldest son, Devon, had already died from four knife wounds. He was just three days shy of his seventh birthday. His brother, five year old Damon, had also been attacked.
Orson Welles War of the Worlds Radio Broadcast October 30, 1938 by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Columnist Dorothy Thompson believed Orson Welles deserved the Congressional Medal for his War of the Worlds broadcast. She believed this because the fear and panic produced prompted an awareness of the power of demagoguery to influence masses of people. Broadcast on Halloween Eve in 1938 it happened during an era when Hitler and Mussolini threatened world peace. The story made headlines for days.
A Higher Education: Riveting. Seductive. True. by Patty Ann
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 22,770. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016 by Patty Ann's Pet Project. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Against all odds honorable Paige sets out to correct the impossible: Save a college program ill-fated for ruin at the hands of a manipulative chairman. Follow in her footsteps as she takes on the top administration. Fraught with corruption this true story reveals an uncommon climax: THE RARE TERMINATION OF A TENURED FACULTY ADMINISTRATOR. Learn how serendipity intervenes to hand down justice.
The Gift of Fear | Summary by InstantRead Summaries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
Gavin de Becker is the author of The Gift of Fear. This is a self-help book which deals with understanding how to be safe in situations where there is a potential for violence. The teachings which are conveyed in this book can be applied to a wide range of environments. The primary problem with violence is that when it happens it is common for victims to be caught by surprise by the violent acts.
Framed by Tim Schoonard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,960. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
With the suspense of a detective novel, FRAMED shares victim-author Tim Schoonard’s incredible true story; chronicling the events surrounding his 2010 arrest and criminal prosecution in Keweenaw County, after he was framed for extortion by Ukrainian Catholic Church officials in what was revealed to be an elaborate attempt to cover up misconduct complaints against one of their clergy.
To Steal a Child by D.L. Baron
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 231,530. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
A case history of child abduction. “There is always a better way to do things.” D.L.Baron
Before Madoff - The Forgotten Frauds of American History - Volume I by Edson Black
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 48,310. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » History » American
Taken from the all but forgotten pages of American history, Before Madoff brings alive the extraordinary rogues who perpetrated the most astonishing swindles, frauds and embezzlements of their day. Filled with marvelous illustrations, it is a stunning chronicle of fraudsters and their crimes, weaving these fascinating stories into the retelling of some of America’s most important historical events
Jesus Is Coming Soon Are You Ready by Verna E. MacKay
Price: $5.99 $4.49 USD. (25% off!) Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Warfare, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Judgment of the living and dead are going on in heavens court. Jesus is coming back for his children. Scientist, the media, and others are baffled, wondering what is going on. Strange things are happening. This book explains some of what is going on. Wake up the angels cry to a dying world. Repent and forsake your sins. Crime, diseases, earthquakes, fires, flooding, evil, etc on the rise.
Be A Human Lie Detector : Detect Covert Communications of Persuaders, Seducers and Other Manipulators! by Nicky Westen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015 by JNR Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Detect High-Level, Covert Communications of Persuaders, Seducers and Other Manipulators! This book will go over the many ways people lie and what the investigator or questioner need to understand in order to better be able to obtain information in this very different world of the 21st century. This book also covers deceptions in the context of romantic relationships. To help you determine if y
Rooftop Horror by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The mysterious 2013 death in Los Angeles of the Chinese Canadian female, Elisa Lam, is revisited in this 1500-word short story. Possible theories are floated (and sunk). Another one in the Psecret Psociety pshort pstory pseries.
Mike and I and the Great Adventure by Samuel David
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,490. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
In 1968 the Love Generation is centered in San Francisco. Two boys who go there as runaways spend over the next 45 days almost a quarter of a million dollars in todays money. They got away with it.
Deadly Faith by David Pietras
Price: $7.25 USD. Words: 42,550. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
One thing that baffles society is the fact that so many people choose to follow a single man and look to him as a messiah. Cult members usually refer to their leader as the reincarnation of Jesus Christ and obey his every command.
William "520%" Miller (The Ponzi Files) by V. G. Oltmann
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by vanessago. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
New York investors of 1899 discovered the hottest financial opportunity of the year thanks to a 21 year old man struggling to support his sick wife and baby. Learn about the 19th Century fraudster who conned 13,000 people of over $1 million dollars. The full story behind this classic Ponzi scheme might never have been known if it weren’t for a New York District Attorney's memoirs of crime.
Revelations of a Spirit Medium by A Medium
Price: $4.19 USD. Words: 68,530. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by A. Datta. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
This reillustrated eBook is a near-exact reproduction of the original edition from 1891 of which spiritists and fraudulent mediums burnt every single copy they thought existed and even went as far as to destroy the printing plates. While Harry Houdini's conscience kept many secrets he knew, this author tells all mostly upsetting "mediums" but also revealing the methods of honest magicians
Project 701: Reactivated by Greg Hildebrandt, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,260. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
“If Jack Reacher had an older brother, this would be the guy!” A Burgess What would you do if you found out who killed JFK? US Air Force Special Agent Greg Jones is faced with this question and his decision to expose the truth forces him onto a roller coaster ride of gun fights, car chases and deceit as he also happens to uncover the other greatest mystery of all time, ‘we are not alone.’
Wrongly Convicted by Jennifer Davies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
We all have a fear of being accused of something we didn’t do and being punished accordingly. When this happens the injustice can be infuriating, but usually the situation can be resolved quickly and peacefully. Sometimes, however, this occurs on such an unfathomably huge scale that it results in our freedom being taken away from us.
Lying Through His Teeth by Billy Zeta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,090. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Jack Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Stories of True and Successful Gambling Stings, Scams and Outsmarting the System. Reads like fiction-Beat the Casino; Chuck Berry, the Greatest Horse; The Poker Game; The Bakerville Run; Vegas, The Man!; Pete Chaser *** Did Yusef make his quarter of a million? Oh no. He never made a quarter of a million at all. The fact of the matter is that he made much more. The horse, on which he wanted to bet.