True Crime

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The Last Book on the Left: Stories of Murder and Mayhem from History’s Most Notorious Serial Killers Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781328566317
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - April 7th, 2020

Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman's Search for Justice in Indian Country Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399589157
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Published: Random House - February 25th, 2020

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307742483
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Published: Vintage - April 3rd, 2018

The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780375725609
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Published: Vintage - February 10th, 2004

Green River, Running Red: The Real Story of the Green River Killer—America's Deadliest Serial Murderer Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982120504
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Published: Gallery Books - August 20th, 2019

The Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780449003718
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Published: Ballantine Books - January 4th, 2000

The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101981634
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Published: Penguin Books - April 23rd, 2019

Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307279286
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Published: Anchor - February 25th, 2020

The Corporation: An Epic Story of the Cuban American Underworld Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062568953
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - March 19th, 2019

Where the Bodies Were Buried: Whitey Bulger and the World That Made Him Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062290991
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - October 18th, 2016

I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer Cover Image
By Michelle McNamara, Gillian Flynn (Introduction by), Patton Oswalt (Afterword by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062319791
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 26th, 2019

Son of a Gun: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780812980745
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - March 5th, 2014

In Cold Blood (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780679745587
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Published: Vintage - February 1st, 1994

Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393322231
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - December 17th, 2001

Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781400032808
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Published: Anchor - June 8th, 2004

Zodiac: The Shocking True Story of the Hunt for the Nation's Most Elusive Serial Killer Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780425212189
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Published: Berkley - January 2nd, 2007

The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781476763835
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 10th, 2018

Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781984892232
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Published: Random House Large Print - May 7th, 2019

The Ghosts of Eden Park: The Bootleg King, the Women Who Pursued Him, and the Murder That Shocked Jazz-Age America Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780451498632
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Published: Broadway Books - May 5th, 2020

The Last Job:
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393357950
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 21st, 2020

In Deep: The FBI, the CIA, and the Truth about America's
$30.00
ISBN: 9781324003540
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 21st, 2020

The Golden Flea: A Story of Obsession and Collecting Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781324004073
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 21st, 2020

A Tangled Web: A Cyberstalker, a Deadly Obsession, and the Twisting Path to Justice. Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780806539973
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Published: Citadel - April 28th, 2020

Hunting Whitey: The Inside Story of the Capture & Killing of America's Most Wanted Crime Boss Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062972545
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Published: William Morrow - May 26th, 2020

If You Tell: A True Story of Murder, Family Secrets, and the Unbreakable Bond of Sisterhood Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781542005227
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Published: Thomas & Mercer - December 1st, 2019

The Undocumented Americans Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399592683
Availability: Backordered
Published: One World - March 24th, 2020

Chaos: Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316477550
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 25th, 2019

The Pale-Faced Lie: A True Story Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780997487176
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sandra Jonas Publishing House - May 7th, 2019

Fallout: Nuclear Bribes, Russian Spies, and the Washington Lies that Enriched the Clinton and Biden Dynasties Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781642935714
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Published: Bombardier Books - July 14th, 2020

True Crimes and Misdemeanors: The Investigation of Donald Trump Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780385536738
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Published: Doubleday - August 4th, 2020

L.A.'s Last Street Cop: Surviving Hollywood Freaks, the Aryan Brotherhood, and the L.A.P.D.'s Homicidal Vendetta Against Me Cover Image
$28.74
ISBN: 9781734449709
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Published: Highpoint Lit - May 4th, 2020

The Cold Vanish: Seeking the Missing in North America's Wildlands Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538747575
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - July 7th, 2020

Hell in the Heartland: Murder, Meth, and the Case of Two Missing Girls Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984806307
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Published: Berkley - July 28th, 2020

I Got a Monster: The Rise and Fall of America's Most Corrupt Police Squad Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250221803
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 21st, 2020

A Convenient Death: The Mysterious Demise of Jeffrey Epstein Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593192238
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Published: Sentinel - June 2nd, 2020

Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316486637
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 15th, 2019

Race Against Time: A Reporter Reopens the Unsolved Murder Cases of the Civil Rights Era Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781451645132
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 4th, 2020

When Truth Is All You Have: A Memoir of Faith, Justice, and Freedom for the Wrongly Convicted Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385545037
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Published: Doubleday - July 14th, 2020

Atomic Spy: The Dark Lives of Klaus Fuchs Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593083390
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Published: Viking - May 12th, 2020

The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316449236
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Published: Hachette Books - January 21st, 2020

The King of Confidence: A Tale of Utopian Dreamers, Frontier Schemers, True Believers, False Prophets, and the Murder of an American Monarch Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316463591
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - July 14th, 2020

The Perfect Father: The True Story of Chris Watts, His All-American Family, and a Shocking Murder Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250231611
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 21st, 2020

The Organ Thieves: The Shocking Story of the First Heart Transplant in the Segregated South Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982107529
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Published: Gallery/Jeter Publishing - August 18th, 2020

The Falcon Thief: A True Tale of Adventure, Treachery, and the Hunt for the Perfect Bird Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501191886
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 11th, 2020

Magnetized: Conversations with a Serial Killer Cover Image
By Carlos Busqued, Samuel Rutter (Translator)
$23.00
ISBN: 9781948226684
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Published: Catapult - June 2nd, 2020

Six Days in August: The Story of Stockholm Syndrome Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393635089
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 4th, 2020

Eliot Ness and the Mad Butcher: Hunting America's Deadliest Unidentified Serial Killer at the Dawn of Modern Criminology Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062881977
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Published: William Morrow - August 4th, 2020

Kilo: Inside the Deadliest Cocaine Cartels—from the Jungles to the Streets Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062905291
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Published: William Morrow - March 24th, 2020

American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525539551
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - February 11th, 2020

Relentless Pursuit: My Fight for the Victims of Jeffrey Epstein Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982148133
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Published: Gallery Books - March 31st, 2020

The Kidnap Years: The Astonishing True History of the Forgotten Kidnapping Epidemic That Shook Depression-Era America Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781492694793
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Published: Sourcebooks - April 7th, 2020

The Book of Atlantis Black: The Search for a Sister Gone Missing Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781947793774
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Published: Tin House Books - August 4th, 2020

Ripped from the Headlines!: The Shocking True Stories Behind the Movies' Most Memorable Crimes Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781542041805
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Published: Little a - July 7th, 2020

The Golden Thread: The Cold War and the Mysterious Death of Dag Hammarskjöld Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781455536542
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Published: Twelve - July 7th, 2020

The Phantom Prince: My Life with Ted Bundy, Updated and Expanded Edition Cover Image
By Abrams
$25.00
ISBN: 9781419744853
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - January 7th, 2020

If You Tell: A True Story of Murder, Family Secrets, and the Unbreakable Bond of Sisterhood Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781542005227
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Published: Thomas & Mercer - December 1st, 2019

Veritas: A Harvard Professor, a Con Man and the Gospel of Jesus's Wife Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780385542586
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Published: Doubleday - August 11th, 2020

Operation Jacknap: A True Story of Kidnapping, Extortion, Ransom, and Rescue Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781642935233
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Published: Bombardier Books - June 2nd, 2020

18 Tiny Deaths: The Untold Story of Frances Glessner Lee and the Invention of Modern Forensics Cover Image
By Bruce Goldfarb, Judy Melinek (Introduction by)
$25.99
ISBN: 9781492680475
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Published: Sourcebooks - February 4th, 2020

Gone at Midnight: The Tragic True Story Behind the Unsolved Internet Sensation Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780806540054
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Published: Citadel - February 25th, 2020

The Good Assassin: How a Mossad Agent and a Band of Survivors Hunted Down the Butcher of Latvia Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781328613080
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - April 21st, 2020

Hollywood Double Agent: The True Tale of Boris Morros, Film Producer Turned Cold War Spy Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781419740091
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - April 7th, 2020

Hunting the Unabomber: The FBI, Ted Kaczynski, and the Capture of America's Most Notorious Domestic Terrorist Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780718092122
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Published: Thomas Nelson - April 28th, 2020

Wealth Alcohol Drugs Murder Cover Image
$22.94
ISBN: 9780578677514
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Published: Retired Banker - June 8th, 2020

American Ripper: The Enigma Of America's Serial Killer Cop Cover Image
$33.29
ISBN: 9781604521559
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Published: Bluewaterpress LLC - May 20th, 2020

A Most Wicked Conspiracy: The Last Great Swindle of the Gilded Age Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781541742307
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Published: PublicAffairs - June 30th, 2020

A Tangled Web: A Cyberstalker, a Deadly Obsession, and the Twisting Path to Justice. Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780806539973
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Published: Citadel - April 28th, 2020

No Shadows in the Desert: Murder, Vengeance, and Espionage in the War Against ISIS Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781335013835
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Published: Hanover Square Press - April 21st, 2020

Broken Faith: Inside the Word of Faith Fellowship, One of America's Most Dangerous Cults Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781335145239
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Published: Hanover Square Press - February 18th, 2020

Unacceptable: Privilege, Deceit & the Making of the College Admissions Scandal Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593087725
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Published: Portfolio - July 21st, 2020

Ballad of the Bullet: Gangs, Drill Music, and the Power of Online Infamy Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780691194431
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Published: Princeton University Press - May 12th, 2020

Start by Believing: Larry Nassar's Crimes, the Institutions that Enabled Him, and the Brave Women Who Stopped a Monster Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316532150
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Published: Hachette Books - January 14th, 2020

He Had It Coming: Four Murderous Women and the Reporter Who Immortalized Their Stories Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781572842779
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Published: Agate Midway - February 11th, 2020

What Really Happened: The Lincoln Assassination Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781621578864
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Published: Regnery History - April 7th, 2020

The History of Cults: From Satanic Sects to the Manson Family Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781787392687
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Published: Carlton Books - March 3rd, 2020

The Professor and the Parson: A Story of Desire, Deceit, and Defrocking Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781640093287
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - February 4th, 2020

El Jefe: The Stalking of Chapo Guzmán Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250254504
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Published: Flatiron Books - August 25th, 2020

Ride the Devil's Herd: Wyatt Earp's Epic Battle Against the West's Biggest Outlaw Gang Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781335015853
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Published: Hanover Square Press - March 17th, 2020

Grace from the Rubble: Two Fathers' Road to Reconciliation After the Oklahoma City Bombing Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780310357674
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Published: Zondervan - April 14th, 2020

The Outlaw Ocean: Journeys Across the Last Untamed Frontier Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780451492944
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Published: Knopf - August 20th, 2019

Hell in the Heartland: Murder, Meth, and the Case of Two Missing Girls Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984806307
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Published: Berkley - July 28th, 2020

The Perfect Father: The True Story of Chris Watts, His All-American Family, and a Shocking Murder Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250231611
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 21st, 2020

I Got a Monster: The Rise and Fall of America's Most Corrupt Police Squad Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250221803
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 21st, 2020

I Got a Monster: The Rise and Fall of America's Most Corrupt Police Squad Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250221803
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 21st, 2020

Fallout: Nuclear Bribes, Russian Spies, and the Washington Lies that Enriched the Clinton and Biden Dynasties Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781642935714
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Published: Bombardier Books - July 14th, 2020

Putin's People: How the KGB Took Back Russia and Then Took On the West Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780374238711
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - June 23rd, 2020