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Trial by Ice
Trial by Ice
Written by Richard Parry
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307492128
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Trial by Ice
The True Story of Murder and Survival on the 1871 Polaris Expedition
Written by Richard Parry


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $11.99

“An extraordinary real-life adventure of men battling the elements and themselves, told with ice-cold precision.”
Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

In the dark years following the Civil War, America’s foremost Arctic explorer, Charles Francis Hall, became a figure of national pride when he embarked on a harrowing, landmark expedition. With financial backing from Congress... Read more >
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A Criminal Injustice
A Criminal Injustice
Written by Richard Firstman and Jay Salpeter
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ISBN: 9780345509673
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A Criminal Injustice
A True Crime, a False Confession, and the Fight to Free Marty Tankleff
Written by Richard Firstman and Jay Salpeter


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $14.99

When he went to bed on the night of September 6, 1988, seventeen-year-old Marty Tankleff was a typical kid in the upscale Long Island community of Belle Terre. He was looking forward to starting his senior year at Earl L. Vandermeulen High School the next day. But instead, Marty woke in... Read more >
"They Have Killed Papa Dead!"
The Road to Ford's Theatre, Abraham Lincoln's Murder, and the Rage for Vengeance
Written by Anthony Pitch


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $19.99

The assassination of Abraham Lincoln is a central drama of the American experience. Its impact is felt to this day, and the basic story is known to all. Anthony Pitch’s thrilling account of the Lincoln conspiracy and its aftermath transcends the mere facts of that awful night during which dashing actor...

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The Yosemite Murders
The Yosemite Murders
Written by Dennis McDougal
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307493538
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The Yosemite Murders

Written by Dennis McDougal


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $7.99

Since he was seven, Cary Stayner had dreamed of capturing women . . . and killing them

They were crimes that grabbed headlines around the world and stunned America. Four women dead, their bodies charred and horribly mutilated. Now Dennis McDougal, acclaimed author of the spellbinding true crime tour de force Mother's... Read more >
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The Paradiso Files
The Paradiso Files
Written by Timothy M. Burke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781586421496
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The Paradiso Files
On the Trail of Boston's Unknown Serial Killer
Written by Timothy M. Burke


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2008
Price: $16.95

In this bold and suspenseful true-crime story, former homicide prosecutor Timothy M. Burke makes his case against one Leonard Paradiso. Lenny “The Quahog” was convicted of assaulting one young woman and paroled after three years, but Burke believes that he was guilty of much more – that Paradiso was a serial... Read more >
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The Onion Field
The Onion Field
Written by Joseph Wambaugh
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ISBN: 9780307489128
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The Onion Field

Written by Joseph Wambaugh


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2008
Price: $11.99

This is the frighteningly true story of two young cops and two young robbers whose separate destinies fatally cross one march night in a bizarre execution in a deserted Los Angeles field.


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The Devil's Gentleman
The Devil's Gentleman
Written by Harold Schechter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345476807
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The Devil's Gentleman
Privilege, Poison, and the Trial That Ushered in the Twentieth Century
Written by Harold Schechter


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2008
Price: $18.00

From renowned true-crime historian Harold Schechter comes the riveting exploration of a notorious New York City murder in the 1890s, the fascinating forensic science of an earlier time, and the grisly court case that became a tabloid spectacle.

The wayward son of a revered Civil War general, Roland Molineux enjoyed good looks... Read more >
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The Devil's Gentleman
The Devil's Gentleman
Written by Harold Schechter
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ISBN: 9780345509420
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The Devil's Gentleman
Privilege, Poison, and the Trial That Ushered in the Twentieth Century
Written by Harold Schechter


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 30, 2008
Price: $11.99

From renowned true-crime historian Harold Schechter, whom The Boston Book Review hails as “America’s principal chronicler of its greatest psychopathic killers,” comes the riveting exploration of a notorious, sensational New York City murder in the 1890s, the fascinating forensic science of an earlier age, and the explosively dramatic trial that became... Read more >
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The Paradiso Files
Boston's Unknown Serial Killer
Written by Timothy M. Burke


Format: eBook, 376 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2008
Price: $16.95

In this bold and suspenseful true-crime story, former homicide prosecutor Timothy M. Burke makes his case against one Leonard Paradiso. Lenny “The Quahog” was convicted of assaulting one young woman and paroled after three years, but Burke believes that he was guilty of much more – that Paradiso was a serial... Read more >
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The Innocent Man
The Innocent Man
Written by John Grisham, Read by Dennis Boutsikaris
Format: Abridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739365670
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The Innocent Man
Murder and Injustice in a Small Town
Written by John Grisham
Read by Dennis Boutsikaris


Format: Abridged Compact Disc
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $19.99


In the major league draft of 1971, the first player chosen from the State of Oklahoma was Ron Williamson. When he signed with the Oakland A’s, he said goodbye to his hometown of Ada and left to pursue his dreams of big league glory.
Six years later he was back, his dreams... Read more >
Serial Killers and Sadistic Murderers
Serial Killers and Sadistic Murderers
Written by Jack Levin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591025764
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Serial Killers and Sadistic Murderers
Up Close and Personal
Written by Jack Levin


Format: Hardcover, 233 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2008
Price: $25.99

After twenty-five years of investigating, analyzing, and interviewing serial killers, their family members, neighbors, and even surviving victims, Jack Levin has become one of the world’s most respected experts on the motivations and modus operandi of dangerous criminals. In this gripping book, he taps his wealth of experience with the criminal... Read more >
The Count and the Confession
The Count and the Confession
Written by John Taylor
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307428332
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The Count and the Confession
A True Murder Mystery
Written by John Taylor


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

Roger de la Burde was an unusual and charming man—a wealthy scientist and art collector, he claimed to be a Polish Count, wore ascots, and always bowed to women. But after he was found dead in the library of his Virginia estate, police discovered that de la Burde was not the... Read more >
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Destination: Morgue!
Destination: Morgue!
Written by James Ellroy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307425546
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Destination: Morgue!
L.A. Tales
Written by James Ellroy


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

Dig. The Demon Dog gets down with a new book of scenes from America’s capital of kink: Los Angeles. Fourteen pieces, some fiction, some nonfiction, all true enough to be admissible as state’s evidence, and half of it in print for the first time. And every one of them bearing the... Read more >
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The Innocent Man
The Innocent Man
Written by John Grisham
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ISBN: 9780385340915
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The Innocent Man

Written by John Grisham


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2007
Price: $16.00

In the town of Ada, Oklahoma, Ron Williamson was going to be the next Mickey Mantle. But on his way to the Big Leagues, Ron stumbled, his dreams broken by drinking, drugs, and women. Then, on a winter night in 1982, not far from Ron’s home, a young cocktail waitress named... Read more >
The Onion Field
The Onion Field
Written by Joseph Wambaugh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385341592
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The Onion Field

Written by Joseph Wambaugh


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2007
Price: $15.00

This is the frighteningly true story of two young cops and two young robbers whose separate destinies fatally cross one March night in a bizarre execution in a deserted Los Angeles field. Read more >
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The Devil in the White City
The Devil in the White City
Written by Erik Larson, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739343814
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The Devil in the White City
Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
Written by Erik Larson
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: August 7, 2007
Price: $35.00

Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America’s rush toward the twentieth century. The architect was Daniel Hudson Burnham, the fair’s brilliant director of works and the builder of many of the country’s most important structures, including the... Read more >
The Pickton File
The Pickton File
Written by Stevie Cameron
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780676979534
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The Pickton File

Written by Stevie Cameron


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: May 30, 2007
Price: $21.95

Stevie Cameron turns her renowned analytical eye from the "crooks in suits" of her previous books to the case of Vancouver's missing women and the man who has been charged with killing 27 of them, who if convicted will have the horrific distinction of being the worst serial killer in Canadian... Read more >
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Oswald's Tale
Oswald's Tale
Written by Norman Mailer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588365934
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Oswald's Tale
An American Mystery
Written by Norman Mailer


Format: eBook, 864 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2007
Price: $11.99

In perhaps his most important literary feat, Norman Mailer fashions an unprecedented portrait of one of the great villains—and enigmas—in United States history. Here is Lee Harvey Oswald—his family background, troubled marriage, controversial journey to Russia, and return to an “America [waiting] for him like an angry relative whose eyes glare... Read more >
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The Innocent Man
The Innocent Man
Written by John Grisham, Read by Dennis Boutsikaris
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739324202
Our Price: $15.00

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The Innocent Man
Murder and Injustice in a Small Town
Written by John Grisham
Read by Dennis Boutsikaris


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $15.00

When Ron Williamson signed with the Oakland A’s in 1971, he said goodbye to his hometown of Ada and left to pursue his dreams of big-league glory. Six years later he was back, his dreams broken by a bad arm and bad habits. He moved in with his mother and slept... Read more >
The Innocent Man
The Innocent Man
Written by John Grisham, Read by Craig Wasson
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739340493
Our Price: $22.50

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The Innocent Man
Murder and Injustice in a Small Town
Written by John Grisham
Read by Craig Wasson


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $22.50

When Ron Williamson signed with the Oakland A’s in 1971, he said goodbye to his hometown of Ada and left to pursue his dreams of big-league glory. Six years later he was back, his dreams broken by a bad arm and bad habits. He moved in with his mother and slept... Read more >
In Cold Blood
In Cold Blood
Written by Truman Capote, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739333648
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In Cold Blood

Written by Truman Capote
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: January 3, 2006
Price: $34.95

National Bestseller 

On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces. There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues. 

As Truman Capote reconstructs the...

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In Cold Blood
In Cold Blood
Written by Truman Capote, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739333655
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In Cold Blood

Written by Truman Capote
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 3, 2006
Price: $17.48

National Bestseller 

On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces. There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues. 

As Truman Capote reconstructs the...

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Written by John Berendt, Read by Jeff Woodman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739334546
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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Written by John Berendt
Read by Jeff Woodman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 22, 2005
Price: $19.98

Read John Berendt's Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil in Large Print.

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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... Read more >
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Written by John Berendt, Read by Anthony Heald
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739334539
Our Price: $11.48

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Written by John Berendt
Read by Anthony Heald


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 22, 2005
Price: $11.48

Read John Berendt's Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil in Large Print.

* All Random House Large Print editions are published in a 16-point typeface



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... Read more >
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Written by John Berendt, Read by Anthony Heald
Format: Abridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739321508
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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Written by John Berendt
Read by Anthony Heald


Format: Abridged Compact Disc
On Sale: August 2, 2005
Price: $14.99

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 >
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