Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: January 8, 2013 Price: $16.00 ISBN: 978-0-307-94854-0 (0-307-94854-4)
From Pulitzer Prize winner Raymond Bonner, the gripping story of a grievously mishandled murder case that put a twenty-three-year-old man on death row. In January 1982, an elderly white widow was found brutally murdered in the small town of Greenwood, South Carolina. Police immediately arrested Edward Lee Elmore, a semiliterate, mentally retarded...
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Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
Publisher: Crown On Sale: April 22, 2014 Price: $26.00 ISBN: 978-0-7704-3584-4 (0-7704-3584-X)
A compelling journey into the science and behavior of psychopaths, written by the leading scientist in the field of criminal psychopathy.
In The Psychopath Whisperer, Dr. Kent Kiehl shows how psychopaths can be identified by a checklist of symptoms that includes pathological lying; lack of empathy, guilt, and remorse; grandiose sense of...
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Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: February 11, 2014 Price: $17.95 ISBN: 978-0-307-47561-9 (0-307-47561-1)
A New Scientist Best Book of 2013
Why do some kids from good environments become mass murderers? Is there actually such a thing as a natural born killer? And, if so, what can we do to identify and treat those born with a predisposition to criminal behavior?