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The Hot House
The Hot House
Written by Pete Earley
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553560237
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The Hot House
Life Inside Leavenworth Prison
Written by Pete Earley


Format: Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: February 1, 1993
Price: $7.99

An account of life in Leavenworth Prison, based on interviews with inmates and others, describes the lives of a sexual predator, a gang member in for forty-two years, a sociopath in ""no human contact"" status, and others.  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 >
Invisible Darkness
Invisible Darkness
Written by Stephen Williams
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307569653
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Invisible Darkness
The Strange Case Of Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka
Written by Stephen Williams


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2009
Price: $7.99

Invisible Darkness is the story of one of the more bizarre cases in recent memory--killings so sensational that they prompted the Canadian government, in the interests of justice, to silence its national press and to lock foreign journalists out of the courts.



To all appearances, Paul and Karla Bernardo had a fairytale... Read more >
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House of Versace
House of Versace
Written by Deborah Ball
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307462404
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House of Versace
The Untold Story of Genius, Murder, and Survival
Written by Deborah Ball


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 2, 2010
Price: $11.99

Versace. The very name conjures up images of outrageous glamour and bold sexuality, opulence and daring. All of course true, but only half the story. Versace is also the legacy of a great creative genius from a poor, backward part of southern Italy who transformed the fashion world through his intuitive... Read more >
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The Book of Matt
The Book of Matt
Written by Stephen Jimenz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781586422141
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The Book of Matt
Hidden Truths About the Murder of Matthew Shepard
Written by Stephen Jimenz


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $26.00

What role did crystal meth and other previously underreported factors play in the brutal murder of gay college student Matthew Shepard? The Book of Matt is a page-turning cautionary tale that humanizes and de-mythologizes Matthew while following the evidence where it leads, without regard to the politics that have long attended this American...

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The Fatal Gift of Beauty
The Fatal Gift of Beauty
Written by Nina Burleigh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307588593
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The Fatal Gift of Beauty
The Trials of Amanda Knox
Written by Nina Burleigh


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $14.99

   The sexually violent murder of twenty-one-year-old British student Meredith Kercher in Perugia, Italy, on the night of November 1, 2007, became an international sensation when one of Kercher’s housemates, twenty-year-old Seattle native Amanda Knox, as well as her Italian boyfriend and a troubled local man Knox said she “vaguely” knew, was... Read more >
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Sex on the Moon
Sex on the Moon
Written by Ben Mezrich
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385533935
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Sex on the Moon
The Amazing Story Behind the Most Audacious Heist in Histroy
Written by Ben Mezrich


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $11.99

Thad Roberts, a fellow in a prestigious NASA program had an idea—a romantic, albeit crazy, idea. He wanted to give his girlfriend the moon. Literally.
 
Thad convinced his girlfriend and another female accomplice, both NASA interns, to break into an impregnable laboratory at NASA—past security checkpoints, an electronically locked door with... Read more >
HOMICIDE
HOMICIDE
Written by David Simon, Read by Reed Diamond
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553754438
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HOMICIDE

Written by David Simon
Read by Reed Diamond


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 4, 2000
Price: $10.95

Through wonderfully descriptive writing, Simon details the work of fifteen detectives, three sergeants and a lieutenant charged with investigating dozens of Baltimore's 234 murders that year. Simon takes listeners inside the detectives' lives, describing the frustration of departmental red tape and politics, the bursts of energy and moments of despair.



With an... Read more >
The Killer of Little Shepherds
The Killer of Little Shepherds
Written by Douglas Starr, Read by Erik Davies
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307875761
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The Killer of Little Shepherds
A True Crime Story and the Birth of Forensic Science
Written by Douglas Starr
Read by Erik Davies


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $20.00

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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Stalling for Time
Stalling for Time
Written by Gary Noesner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679603917
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Stalling for Time
My Life as an FBI Hostage Negotiator
Written by Gary Noesner


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $13.99

An enraged man abducts his estranged wife and child, holes up in a secluded mountain cabin, threatening to kill them both. A right wing survivalist amasses a cache of weapons and resists calls to surrender. A drug trafficker barricades himself and his family in a railroad car, and begins shooting. A... Read more >
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