It takes a skilled story teller to describe such a monumental place as India in a way that even someone unfamiliar with it will understand the places, events, and participants.
“one of those incredible true crime stories that grab one’s attention and does not let go until the last page.”
Even if this publication were fiction, it would be an eye-opener. The fact that it isn’t should really raise eyebrows for those who read it.
“A gripping and chilling look into how a serial killer operates in plain view and exactly what it takes to capture him, American Predator is a must-read for any true crime enthusia
“Polchin has collected innumerable long-lost newspaper stories of anonymous sex crimes involving gay men and, through careful analysis, given them historical and political
“David's eventual self-transformation as he rises above his upbringing makes for an empowering memoir.”
“Had Harper Lee completed The Reverend, would it have become the unparalleled great American true crime book? We’ll never know.
“John Douglas walks into rooms most of us would shun in our worst nightmares and comes back with remarkable insight into what type of person perpetrates such horrible acts.”
"Stephen Turnbull in Pirate teaches history with charm, fun, humor, and sarcasm. You will want to sign on board!"
Claire Harman’s Murder by the Book begins in chaos and mystery: the body of 73-year-old aristocrat Lord William Russell is discovered in his own bed in his Mayfair mansion, hi
“Doing Justice is an essential read for every American who cares about the rule of law and the pursuit of justice in the United States, particularly at a time when
“Anyone who likes a good mystery will find Secrets of a Marine’s Wife an intriguing and satisfying read.”
“a book that reads like a fictional thriller while remaining solidly grounded in fact.”
This is an odd hybrid of a book.
“The Spy Who Was Left Behind tells a fascinating story of one man’s quest for the truth, even if that meant putting his own life at risk for someone he had never met.”
“Anyone who enjoys true crime is liable to enjoy the story behind Brottman’s search and Rivera’s death.”
Anyone seeking to understand the last years of the Cold War should read this book. The central figure is Oleg Gordievsky, now in his eighties and living in a (hopefully) safe house near London.
What if a dismembered corpse was discovered underneath your treasured family vacation home? How would you react?
“Monster City will make an excellent addition to any true crime enthusiast's library.”
For sheer noirish decadence, few cities around the globe have rivaled Shanghai between the two world wars and for a short time after.
What possesses a mother to kill her children? This is an age-old question to a scenario that unfortunately happens too often.
What happens when the world’s greatest mystery writer is asked to solve a real murder? Not exactly what you would expect.
“a powerful book that delves deep into a seriously deranged mind.”
In Little Shoes, author Pamela Everett has chronicled the events of a 1937 California murder of three little girls with lawyerly skill.
T. J. English’s newest look at the American criminal underworld, The Corporation: An Epic Story of the Cuban Underworld, has a unique genesis.