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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Written by John Berendt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679751526
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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Written by John Berendt


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: June 28, 1999
Price: $16.00

Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty,early morning hours of May 2, 1981.  Was it murder or self-defense?  For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and shaded squares.  John Berendt's sharply observed, suspenseful, and witty narrative reads like a thoroughly... Read more >
Five Days at Memorial
Five Days at Memorial
Written by Sheri Fink
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307718969
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Five Days at Memorial
Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital
Written by Sheri Fink


Format: Hardcover, 576 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $27.00

One of the New York Times’s Best Ten Books of the Year

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction


Winner of the 2014 J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, the Ridenhour Book Prize, the 2014 American Medical Writers Association Medical Book Award (Public/Healthcare Consumers), a 2014...

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Duel with the Devil
Duel with the Devil
Written by Paul Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307956460
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Duel with the Devil
The True Story of How Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America's First Sensational Murder Mystery
Written by Paul Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $16.00

BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE EDGAR FINALIST, MURDER OF THE CENTURY

In the closing days of 1799, the United States was still a young republic. Waging a fierce battle for its uncertain future were two political parties: the well-moneyed Federalists, led by Alexander Hamilton, and the populist Republicans, led by Aaron Burr. The two...

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Under the Banner of Heaven
Under the Banner of Heaven
Written by Jon Krakauer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400032808
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Under the Banner of Heaven
A Story of Violent Faith
Written by Jon Krakauer


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2004
Price: $16.00

Jon Krakauer’s literary reputation rests on insightful chronicles of lives conducted at the outer limits. He now shifts his focus from extremes of physical adventure to extremes of religious belief within our own borders, taking readers inside isolated American communities where some 40,000 Mormon Fundamentalists still practice polygamy. Defying both civil... Read more >
No Angel
No Angel
Written by Jay Dobyns and Nils Johnson-Shelton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307405869
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No Angel
My Harrowing Undercover Journey to the Inner Circle of the Hells Angels
Written by Jay Dobyns and Nils Johnson-Shelton


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: February 2, 2010
Price: $15.00

Here, from Jay Dobyns, the first federal agent to infiltrate the inner circle of the outlaw Hells Angels Motorcycle Club, is the inside story of the twenty-one-month operation that almost cost him his family, his sanity, and his life.

Getting shot in the chest as a rookie agent, bartering for machine guns... Read more >
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Marrying the Hangman
Marrying the Hangman
Written by Sheila Weller
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152679
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Marrying the Hangman
A True Story of Privilege, Marriage and Murder
Written by Sheila Weller


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2014
Price: $11.99

The account of the murder of Diane Whitmore Pikul describes how her wealthy and violent Wall Street husband murdered her and then won custody of her children while under indictment for her murder. Read more >
"I Heard You Paint Houses"
"I Heard You Paint Houses"
Written by Charles Brandt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781586420895
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"I Heard You Paint Houses"
Frank "The Irishman" Sheeran & Closing the Case on Jimmy Hoffa
Written by Charles Brandt


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2005
Price: $15.95

The first words Jimmy Hoffa ever spoke to Frank "the Irishman" Sheeran were, "I heard you paint houses." To paint a house is to kill a man. The paint is the blood that splatters on the walls and floors. In the course of nearly five years of recorded interviews Frank Sheeran...

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Pilgrim's Wilderness
Pilgrim's Wilderness
Written by Tom Kizzia
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307587831
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Pilgrim's Wilderness
A True Story of Faith and Madness on the Alaska Frontier
Written by Tom Kizzia


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $14.95

Into the Wild meets Helter Skelter in this riveting true story of a modern-day homesteading family in the deepest reaches of the Alaskan wildernessand of the chilling secrets of its maniacal, spellbinding patriarch.
 
When Papa Pilgrim, his wife, and their fifteen children appeared in the Alaska frontier outpost of McCarthy, their new neighbors saw them as a... Read more >
Among the Thugs
Among the Thugs
Written by Bill Buford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679745358
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Among the Thugs

Written by Bill Buford


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1993
Price: $16.00

They have names like Barmy Bernie, Daft Donald, and Steamin' Sammy. They like lager (in huge quantities), the Queen, football clubs (especially Manchester United), and themselves. Their dislike encompasses the rest of the known universe, and England's soccer thugs express it in ways that range from mere vandalism to riots that... Read more >
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Under and Alone
Under and Alone
Written by William Queen
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ISBN: 9781588364401
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Under and Alone
The True Story of the Undercover Agent Who Infiltrated America's Most Violent Outlaw Motorcycle Gang
Written by William Queen


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 5, 2005
Price: $7.99

In 1998, William Queen was a veteran law enforcement agent with a lifelong love of motorcycles and a lack of patience with paperwork. When a “confidential informant” made contact with his boss at the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, offering to take an agent inside the San Fernando chapter of... Read more >
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