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Murder and Menace: Riveting True Crime Tales (Vol. 1) by R. Barri Flowers
Series: Riveting True Crime Tales, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,910. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
R. Barri Flowers, award-winning criminologist and the bestselling author of Serial Killers & Prostitutes and The Sex Slave Murders, brings together some of his best previously published true crime stories in a single volume for the first time in this gripping collection.
Warnings Unheeded: Twin Tragedies at Fairchild Air Force Base by Andy Brown
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,490. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » Military
The true story of two separate mass-casualty incidents that occurred within days of each other at a US Air Force base. Using the words of the people who experienced the tragedies, the book provides an in-depth look at the before, during and after of a preventable "active shooter" incident and an avoidable fatal plane crash.
The Reporter Who Knew Too Much by Mark Shaw
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,050. 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.
Why Not Kill Her: A Juror's Perspective - The Jodi Arias Death Penalty Retrial by Paul Sanders
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 206,250. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Jury
Why Not Kill Her is the day to day events of the Jodi Arias death penatrial retrial as seen through the eyes of a former death penalty juror from the sister trial of Marissa deVault. This is the story of both the case presented to the jury and the events outside the juror's eyes. A great companion to the book, "Conviction", by Prosecutor, Juan Martinez
Without Mercy: Obsession and Murder Under the Influence by Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,980. 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 …
Trying Not to Drown by V. M. Franck
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,380. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On a rainy night while his neighbors watched Billy Graham on television, my brother Ken stood outside their living room window, raised his hunting rifle and fired. Four victims and two houses later he was arrested for murder, thrusting my family and me into horror. Viewed through time-laced lenses this is an honest account of what happened to him, my sister, our loving parents and especially me.
Deranged Justice: The Law & Lunacy of Bartow Grover Nix by Jeffrey Nix
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 58,580. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On November 7th, 1919 Bartow Grover Nix was hanged for a double murder in Columbus, Georgia...questions continue concerning the prosecution of the case...was it done properly; was Nix even sane. Nearly a century later, Bartow's great nephew reviewed the case with fresh eyes...what he found led to a compelling tale...of the nature of southern justice...in the early 20th century.
Holy Homicide by Diane Fanning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,970. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Sex, voodoo and murder, three stories of crimes linked to the church by Edgar Award Finalist Diane Fanning. In the basement of a Michigan church, a sexton uncovers the rotting skeleton of a nun. In a small southern town, a Baptist minister practices voodoo and five of his family members die mysteriously. In South Texas, the body of a devout young woman was found floating in a canal.
Murder Most Foul: True Crime Stories of Murder and Mayhem by Gary C. King
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
True detective crime stories of murder and mayhem by Gary C. King.
Execution's Odyssey by Joseph Harrington
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,000. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
In AN EXECUTION’S ODYSSEY events transcend the execution of Robert Alton Harris place at San Quentin State Prison in California in 1992. The book demonstrates how his death created a spiritually uplifting resolution for the reporter. The Harris execution also brings into sharp focus questions being raised today involving not only the Eighth Amendment, but also the First and Fourteenth.
Perfect Husband: The True Story of the Trusting Bride Who Discovered Her Husband Was a Coldblooded Killer by Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,350. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
As seen on A Current Affair—the shocking story of Florida's most bizarre multiple murder case. As Lisa and Kosta Fotopoulos lay sleeping in their home, a burglar broke in and shot Lisa at point-blank range in the head. Miraculously, she survived to learn the sobering truth about her would-be assassin—and about her sociopathic husband's deadly agenda.
The Wigwam Murder by T Squared Books
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
The Wigwam Murder - as the case against August Sangret came to be known - was one of the most brilliant pieces of detection and forensic science then on record. Drs Keith Simpson, Eric Gardner and Gerald Roche Lynch worked together to present a comprehensive body of work that convinced and shocked the jury. It was the first time that a human skull had been produced in a British court room.
Box Set: Flowers for Mrs. Luskin and The Unsolved Murder of Adam Walsh Books One and Two by Arthur Jay Harris
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 366,310. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
This specially-priced 3-book Box Set of Investigative True Crime stories includes: FLOWERS FOR MRS. LUSKIN: The divorce was vicious, but at least it hadn't turned deadly. Then came the flowers. and THE UNSOLVED MURDER OF ADAM WALSH: Book 1: Was the man in the mall the most notorious murderer in history? Book 2: The body identified as Adam Walsh is not him. Is Adam still alive?
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.
Legacy of Deception: An Investigation of Mark Fuhrman & Racism in the LAPD by Stephen Singular
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,330. Language: American English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A behind the scenes look at the O.J. Simpson case that explains why the blood evidence fell apart at trial. Veteran true crime writer, Stephen Singular, a two-time New York Times bestselling author, details his involvement with Simpson's defense team and updates his 1996 book about one of America's notorious crimes.
An Extraordinary Sacrifice by Bryn Hughes
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 31,500. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On September 18 2012, PC Nicola Hughes and her colleague PC Fiona Bone were shot dead by a psychopathic criminal called Dale Cregan who had lured the young officers to his doorstep by making a false 999 call. The crime shocked the whole of Britain. Now Bryn has told Nicola’s story, to the terrible circumstances of her death at the age of just 23, as well as the challenging aftermath.
FBI Diary: Profiles of Evil by Peter M Klismet Jr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,000. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Evidence, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The author was a member of the first group of FBI Special Agents who were hand-picked for this ground-breaking, evolutionary and controversial training. Take an inside view of the training received by this ‘new breed’ of Special agents, made famous by the renowned Behavioral Science Unit. Follow his path as an agent working cases in the field.
Blood In The Cabin: A mystery based on real events and a revelation, a private investigator's files on two cold cases by Leanne Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,820. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
Private investigator Leanne Jones lays out the facts, photos, interviews and documents in two British Columbia cold cases, for readers to assess and, hopefully, help solve these possibly interlocked mysteries. Gathering the evidence is a PI's job. Your challenge is to figure out how the pieces fit together.
They Almost Got Away With It: How DNA & Forensic Science Caught 7 Notorious Killers by John Summit
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
In his 6th book in the True Crime Series, John Summit thoroughly examines the origins of DNA and how advancements in DNA analysis around the world have propelled law enforcement and crime scene investigation into a new era. If you've never read any of Mr. Summit's work in the prior volumes of his True Crime Series, this book is a great place to start and is a real brain tweak.
Blood Trails Across Texas: True Crime Stories as Told by the Men Who Lived Them by Brian Foster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,810. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
True crime stories that span Texas from the northern Louisiana border to the Gulf Coast, northwest to San Antonio and the Hill Country, then west again to the rugged desert on the Mexican border. Welcome to the harsh and gritty side of life.
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