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Anatomy of Injustice
Anatomy of Injustice
Written by Raymond Bonner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307948540
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Anatomy of Injustice
A Murder Case Gone Wrong
Written by Raymond Bonner


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.00

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... Read more >
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The Dreams of Ada
The Dreams of Ada
Written by Robert Mayer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767927116
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The Dreams of Ada

Written by Robert Mayer


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: October 24, 2006
Price: $12.99

The true, bewildering story of a young woman’s disappearance, the nightmare of a small town obsessed with delivering justice, and the bizarre dream of a poor, uneducated man accused of murder—a case that chillingly parallels the one, occurring in the very same town, chronicled by John Grisham in The Innocent Man.

On... Read more >
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Anatomy of Injustice
Anatomy of Injustice
Written by Raymond Bonner
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ISBN: 9780307957368
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Anatomy of Injustice
A Murder Case Gone Wrong
Written by Raymond Bonner


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $11.99

The book that helped free an innocent man who had spent twenty-seven years 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 black man with no previous felony record. His... Read more >
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From Crime Scene to Courtroom
Examining the Mysteries Behind Famous Cases
Written by Cyril H. Wecht, M.D. J.D. and Dawna Kaufmann
Foreword by Geraldo Rivera


Format: eBook0
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $12.99

From crime scene to morgue to courtroom, and finally the court of public opinion, this riveting narrative is essential reading for true-crime enthusiasts.

If you think the media has told you everything there is to know about Michael Jackson and Casey Anthony, think again! This engrossing, almost cinematic page-turner, offers never-before-published information... Read more >
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Pilgrim's Wilderness
Pilgrim's Wilderness
Written by Tom Kizzia
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307587824
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Pilgrim's Wilderness
A True Story of Faith and Madness on the Alaska Frontier
Written by Tom Kizzia


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $25.00

Into the Wild meets Helter Skelter in this riveting true story of a modern-day homesteading family in the deepest reaches of the Alaskan wilderness – and of the chilling secrets of its maniacal, spellbinding patriarch.
 
When Papa Pilgrim appeared in the Alaska frontier outpost of McCarthy with his wife and fifteen children in tow, his... Read more >
Starvation Heights
Starvation Heights
Written by Gregg Olsen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400097463
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Starvation Heights
A True Story of Murder and Malice in the Woods of the Pacific Northwest
Written by Gregg Olsen


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2005
Price: $15.00

In 1911 two wealthy British heiresses, Claire and Dora Williamson, came to a sanitorium in the forests of the Pacific Northwest to undergo the revolutionary “fasting treatment” of Dr. Linda Burfield Hazzard. It was supposed to be a holiday for the two sisters. But within a month of arriving at what... Read more >
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Death of Innocence
Death of Innocence
Written by Mamie Till-Mobley and Christopher Benson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812970470
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Death of Innocence
The Story of the Hate Crime That Changed America
Written by Mamie Till-Mobley and Christopher Benson


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: December 28, 2004
Price: $16.00

There are many heroes of the civil rights movement—men and women we can look to for inspiration. Each has a unique story, a path that led to a role as leader or activist. Death of Innocence is the heartbreaking and ultimately inspiring story of one such hero: Mamie Till-Mobley, the mother... Read more >
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The Killer of Little Shepherds
The Killer of Little Shepherds
Written by Douglas Starr
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307594587
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The Killer of Little Shepherds
A True Crime Story and the Birth of Forensic Science
Written by Douglas Starr


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $11.99

A riveting true crime story that vividly recounts the birth of modern forensics.

At the end of the nineteenth century, serial murderer Joseph Vacher, known and feared as “The Killer of Little Shepherds,” terrorized the French countryside. He eluded authorities for years—until he ran up against prosecutor Emile Fourquet and Dr. Alexandre... Read more >
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I, Monster
I, Monster
Written by Tom Philbin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616141639
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I, Monster
Serial Killers in Their Own Chilling Words
Written by Tom Philbin


Format: Trade Paperback, 263 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $19.00

What goes through the dark minds of such notorious killers as Ted Bundy, Jeffrey Dahmer, David Berkowitz ("Son of Sam"), John Wayne Gacy, Dennis Rader (the "BTK Killer"), and others? In this chilling book, you’ll read exactly what they were thinking in their own words as they committed horrible crimes. Using... Read more >
DarkMarket
DarkMarket
Written by Misha Glenny, Read by Jonathan Cowley
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307966759
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DarkMarket
Cyberthieves, Cybercops and You
Written by Misha Glenny
Read by Jonathan Cowley


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $20.00

"This extraordinarily powerful book demonstrates how utterly we lack the shared supranational tools needed to fight cybercrime. Essential reading." --Roberto Saviano, author of Gommorah

The benefits of living in a digital, globalized society are enormous; so too are the dangers. The world has become a law enforcer’s nightmare and every criminal’s dream... Read more >
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