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The Silver Age of Hollywood Movies, 1953 - 1963 - Vol I: Marilyn Monroe by James R Ashley
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 65,560. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Although in life Marilyn was a sexy movie star who was renowned at her time for her beauty and sexiness, ironically it was in her death that she ensured her immortality, as it became one of the great conspiracy murder-mysteries of all time.
Big Love in Little Egypt: The True Crimes of Lawrence Hight and Elsie Sweetin by Richard O Jones
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #10. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The tongues of Ina, Illinois, were already wagging about the friendship between the Reverend Lawrence Hight, the local circuit-riding Methodist preacher, and the pretty young housewife Elsie Sweetin when their spouses turned up dead from similar sudden illnesses just a couple of months apart in the summer of 1924. Was it food poisoning as the doctors first said? Or something more sinister?
Crime: Unsolved Murders: The Pope's Banker: The Roberto Calvi Murder by Albert Jack
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
From the best selling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, Ten Minute Mysteries and many more... The Mysterious Death of God’s Own Banker - Did Roberto Calvi, head of a bank with close connections to the Vatican, take his own life or was there a more sinister reason why he was found hanging under Blackfriars Bridge?
Blind Rage: A True Story of Sin, Sex, and Murder in a Small Arkansas Town by Anita Paddock
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.
Fatal Dosage by Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,640. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Nonviolent, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
FATAL DOSAGE Becoming a nurse was the realization of Anne Capute’s lifelong dream. Now she had everything she wanted—until the nightmare began at Morton General Hospital. THE CRIME Licensed practical nurse Anne Capute administered a fatal dose of morphine to a dying patient, Norma Leanues. Anne claimed she was following common practice at Morton General, with a verbal approval by Dr. Hillier.
Perfect Crimes by Marvin J. Wolf & Katherine Mader
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
No such thing as PERFECT CRIMES? Witness this whirlwind tour of dirty deeds, sinister scandals, and cold-blooded murder--done in the name of love, money, madness, and more--from around the world or right next door. All of these notoriously wicked characters overlooked a fatal flaw that brought their almost perfect crimes to light.
The Ricochet of Echoes: The Lorraine Wilson and Wendy Evans Murders by Eric Wilson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,420. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On the 6th October 1974, two female trainee nurses, hitchhiking from Brisbane to Goondiwindi on the Queensland-New South Wales border, were kidnapped, raped and murdered. The author is the brother of one of those murdered girls. This follow-up to his first book, The Echo of Silent Screams, reports on the 2013 Coronial Inquest into the deaths of Lorraine Wilson and her friend, Wendy Evans.
Breaking Out Of The Rock Escape Proof Alcatraz Prison by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
Alcatraz experienced a number of breakout attempts and an armed rebellion that had to be put down with Marine assistance in May 1946. My e-book was researched from news clippings describing the attempted escapes and prisoner strikes, one of which grew extremely violent. Alcatraz intimidated prisoners. "The Rock" featured Block D, a place of solitary confinement and complete darkness.
50 Last Words of Executed Criminals by Alex Ramsay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This book explores the last words of 50 criminals facing execution, ranging from angry outbursts at the injustice of it, to pleas of innocence and begs for mercy. This book will give you an insight into the mind of a criminal in their last moments and demonstrate what an impossible task it is to choose your last words for humanity to hear.
Ready Reference Treatise: Dead Man Walking by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
She was a spiritual advisor to two convicted murderers who were waiting death sentence. The present book is based on her experiences while she was working as a spiritual advisor.
Rotten Apples: True Stories of New York Crime and Mystery by Marvin J. Wolf & Katherine Mader
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,080. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » North America
Rotten Apples is a thoroughly investigated treasure of true crime straight from the streets of The City that Never Sleeps. This bushel of vice, victims, and vengeance spotlights sinister citizens from Boss Tweed and Typhoid Mary to Mark David Chapman and Jack Henry Abbot, plus detailed map references to guide you to the locations where they committed their grisly crimes.
Bloody Jack Bladon - Whiskey Spy by Wayne Bladon
Price: Free! Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Bloody Jack Bladon was the first South Carolina constable to draw blood underneath the umbrella of the South Carolina Prohibition and Dispensary Act in 1893. This is the story of his crime and trial.
FBI Diary: Home Grown Terror by Peter M Klismet Jr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,750. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Global Publishing Group LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » North America
Former FBI agent recounts the riveting true story of the largest manhunt in the western United States.
Murder in Motion: The Strange Life of Photographer (and Murderer) Eadweard Muybridge by Jennifer Warner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Eadweard Muybridge pioneered the field of the movie picture--it's because of him that we have movies today. He also got away with murder ‒ literally. In 1874, he shot and killed his wife's lover and got away with it for essentially saying the guy had it coming. But murder was only part of Muybridge story. He was brilliant. Creative. And eccentric. And because he got away with murder, we have Holl
UNJUST “Conviction of Innocence: Mathilde’s Story” by Elizabeth Brown
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,850. Language: American English. Published: May 3, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Mathilde Gollnick and her husband, William, were German immigrants who came to America looking for a better life. They settled in rural Little Falls, Minnesota and became successful farmers. But when William is brutally murdered and Mathilde is charged with his murder, their idyllic life quickly turns tragic.
Orville's Revenge The Anatomy of a Suicide by Stephen Martin
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,870. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: 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.
Death in Riyadh: A cautionary tale for expat language teachers in the Middle East by Adam Simpson
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language(5.00 from 1 review)
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 by GiAnna Moratelli
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
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.
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