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The Reporter Who Knew Too Much by Mark Shaw
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,120. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Was What’s My Line TV Star, media icon, crack investigative reporter and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen murdered for writing a tell-all book about the JFK assassination? Is the main suspect in her death still at large? Kilgallen’s official cause of death, reported as an overdose of barbiturates and alcohol, has always been suspect since no investigation occurred despite the staged death scene.
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.
American Tragedy: The Uncensored Story of the O.J. Simpson Defense by Lawrence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 270,890. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The New York Times calls American Tragedy a "...a valuable, gripping and illuminating work [...] If you are going to read only one book on the case of O. J. Simpson, this is a strong candidate to be it."
Death Row's Oddest Inmates by Ty Treadwell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,980. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
One prisoner killed his cellmate because the other man drank his Kool-Aid. Another thought he would be reincarnated as a giant turtle after his execution. America’s first female serial killer talked about space ships and planned to visit other planets after her lethal injection. Meet these and many other bizarre killers in Death Row’s Oddest Inmates.
Bloodstained Justice The Darlie Routier Story by W.G. Davis
Price: $5.99 USD. 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.
A Private Disgrace: Lizzie Borden by Daylight by Victoria Lincoln
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,890. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Lizzie Andrew Borden was tried and acquitted in the 1892 axe murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. Media coverage of the case created a furor throughout the United States reminiscent of the Rosenberg, Claus von Bulow and O.J. Simpson trials. No other suspect was ever charged with the double homicide, and speculation on the case continues to this day.
The Mother of all Lies The Casey Anthony Story by David Kennedy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,060. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
An indepth look into the murder of Casey Anthony and the investigation and trial of her mother, Casey Anthony.
The Sex Slave Murders 2: The Chilling Story of Serial Killers Fred & Rosemary West (A True Crime Short) by R. Barri Flowers
Series: The Sex Slave Murders, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
From the bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders, comes The Sex Slave Murders 2: The Chilling Story of Fred & Rosemary West ( A True Crime Short). Included is a complete bonus true crime tale about serial killers Alton Coleman & Debra Brown and excerpts from The Sex Slave Murders.
Confessions of a Serial Alibi by Asia McClain Chapman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Witnesses, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A story of murder and an unlikely alibi witness as featured in This American Life's hit podcast Serial.
The Boy on the Bicycle by Nate Hendley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,430. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2018 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
On the night of September 15, 1956, seven-year-old Wayne Mallette, was brutally murdered on the grounds of the Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto. The chief suspect was a “boy on a bicycle” seen pedalling away from the CNE.
Chaos Merchants by Michael Douglas Carlin & Russell Poole
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,730. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Read about the murders of Tupac Shakur and Christopher Wallace from the archives of Russell Poole. He was afraid the murder books would be gutted when he left the LAPD so he took his files with him. You can now see what was in those files. The murders could have been solved long ago but that would lead to a very bad place for so many involved. Learn the truth that would cost Russell his life.
Without Mercy: Obsession and Murder Under the Influence by Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,060. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
She was a hard-working, cheerful waitress, one of the nicest people you’d ever want to know. She was also a three-bottle-a-day alcoholic, hopelessly in love with the IHOP’s manager, Allen Bryant. Bryant wanted his live-in lover, IHOP owner Art Venecia, dead. And Dee Casteel helped him to arrange it. But there was an even more gruesome killing to come …
Murder-Murder by John White
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,920. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The true story of twin brothers whose murderous killing spree created fear in rural Tennessee and forged the foundation of a local legend that survives to this day. Interviews and court records brings the saga of the Bondurant brothers chilling murders back to life in a vibrant form that made one investigator who worked the case comment, "It's like reliving it again."
Robert Crais - Best Reading Order - with Summaries & Checklist by Albie Berk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Robert Crais Books in Order with Summaries - 2018: All Series Plus Standalone Novels - Checklist With Summaries ROBERT CRAIS novels are listed in best reading order, chronological order, with summaries, a checklist, - Complete and accurate - A great reference for all ROBERT CRAIS Fans - This is exactly the reference you need to make sure you don't miss a book or story
Fighting the Devil- A True Story of Consuming Passion, Deadly Poison, and Murder by Jeannie Walker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,280. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A true crime suspense thriller of the horrific, excruciating death and murder of a millionaire, and haunting occurrences that actually happened. Readers who enjoy suspense, strong female leads, and crime drama, like Law and Order, will cling to every word of "Fighting the Devil". The inclusion of photos—exemplify the humanity of the characters in this drama.
Speed Kills: Who Killed the Cigarette Boat King, the Fastest Man on the Seas? by Arthur Jay Harris
Series: Harris True Crime Collection. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,180. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Ocean racing superstar Don Aronow loved it when writers called him a living legend. His life of adventure is well known. It is his death that baffles police. He was afraid of nothing, no one. In his final hour, when a stranger talked about killing, Aronow laughed. He felt no fear until he lowered the window of his white Mercedes and looked death in the face. And then it was too late. —Miami Herald
My Daughter Susan Smith by Shirley Stephens & Linda Russell
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 105,460. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Susan Smith was never a violent person, never abused her children. She never committed an act of any kind that those close to her could point to later as an omen of the killing of her children. She loved them dearly. Susan's confession left her family to deal with why it happened. This book is Linda Russell's answer. She is Susan's mother.
Murder of Innocence: The Tragic Life and Final Rampage of Laurie Dann by Joel Kaplan, George Papajohn, & Eric Zorn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,450. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Early on a May morning in 1988, Laurie Dann, a thirty-year-old, profoundly unhappy product of the wealthy North Shore suburb of Chicago, loaded her father's car with a cache of handguns, incendiary chemicals, and arsenic-laced food. Driven by fear and hate, she was going to make something terrible happen.
Lizzie Borden: The Story Behind the Story by Derek Clendening
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.
A Texas Style Witch Hunt "Justice Denied" The Darlie Lynn Routier Story by David Pietras
Price: $7.25 USD. Words: 22,630. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In 1997, a court found Darlie Lynn Routier guilty of probably the worst of human crimes: killing two of her natural children in cold-blood.
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