“A sometimes painful read, this revealing deep dive into George Floyd’s life places his tragic story in the broader context of race in America.”
“Daly’s research and vibrant writing provide the reader with a clear understanding, especially through the two men he selected to honor, of what police work is supposed to be.”
“The interesting subjects of Michael Holzman’s fascinating new dual biography—H.A.R.
Journalist Elon Green’s true-crime book Last Call is a chilling account of the murders of gay men in the ’80s and ’90s.
“Provocative, intelligent, and useful, Tangled Up in Blue will help many readers understand the nuances shaping the present crisis in American policing.”
“The FBI Way is an important read for every American who values the rule of law and the role of the FBI in its maintenance.”
“Eliot Ness and The Mad Butcher is an excellent biography that reads like a thriller and stands on its own, distinct from its predecessor.”
“Life Undercover reveals the rewards that serving the country provide as well as the toll this service extracts with an intimate and compelling portrait of a woman who literally co
"Clavin sets out to sort facts from popular legend and 'it was a delight to discover that the truth' 'can be at least as dramatic and potent as its fabrications.'"
Lawyers learn the art of writing persuasive briefs to win cases, even when their heart does not support the facts of the case or the governing law.
Her quarry was a white male, 5’ 9” to 5’ 11”, lean but with the athletic build of a swimmer, size 9–9½ shoes, dirty blond hair, Type A blood.
One can always trust the police to be dogged and to keep voluminous records, though they’re not always accurate.
Jeanine Pirro revels in controversy, often provokes it, and then spins it to her advantage.
“Ms. Reading’s telling of this story, enmeshed in the history of American identity formation, is a tale for children of all ages.”
“Vera Atkins—whose list of aliases goes on for a full paragraph—was the most successful agent of World War II.
This well-written book affords the reader an unobstructed view of the inner workings of the clumsy governmental machine named the FBI.