Category: True Crime


Sort

Showing 1-11 of 11

Image for The Thurtell-Hunt Murder Case: Dark Mirror to Regency England

The Thurtell-Hunt Murder Case: Dark Mirror to Regency England

By: Borowitz, Albert

Price: $8.33

Publisher: US, Louisiana State University Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 343

ISBN: 0807113719

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Book Description Mylar and paper (Demco) protective cover. Dust jacket is intact with no nicks or tears. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are shiny, square and without wear. This work achieves the rare distinction of delving, in telling fashion, into the mores of early 19th-century England while simultaneously being a first-rate thriller. The Thurtell-Hunt murder case was a cause celebre which titillated all of Engl... View more info

Lullaby and Good Night

By: Bugliosi, Vincent

Price: $2.45

Publisher: US, Signet: 1988

Seller ID: 6035

ISBN: 0451157087

Condition: Very Good


Book Description Release Date: 1988 Editorial Reviews Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly While the 1920s roared with speakeasies full of illegal liquor and short skirts, New York City was carved up into fiefdoms by the grasping political bosses of Tammany Hall. Bugliosi (Helter Skelter) and Stadiem (Passport to Pleasure) meticulously color in the outlines of a scandalous murder case from that time. Emily Stanton was a beautiful 17-year-old chorus girl when Warren... View more info

Lullaby and Good Night

By: Bugliosi, Vincent

Price: $4.90

Publisher: US, Dutton Adult: 1987

Seller ID: 6036

ISBN: 0453005705

Condition: Fair


Book Description Release Date: 1987 Lullaby and Good Night, Hardcover, library book, reading copy Editorial Reviews From Publishers Weekly While the 1920s roared with speakeasies full of illegal liquor and short skirts, New York City was carved up into fiefdoms by the grasping political bosses of Tammany Hall. Bugliosi (Helter Skelter) and Stadiem (Passport to Pleasure) meticulously color in the outlines of a scandalous murder case from that time. Emily Stanton was a... View more info

And the Sea Will Tell

By: Bugliosi, Vincent

Price: $7.84

Publisher: US, W W Norton & Co Inc: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6040

ISBN: 0393029190

Condition: Near Fine


Book Description Release Date: 1991 Bugliosi, prosecutor of Charles Manson and the coauthor of Helter Skelter, delivers this incredible story of a couple who disappeared from a tropical island in 1974. Seven years later, a young woman visiting Palmyra found an odd aluminum container, apparently washed up out of the lagoon, and something glinting in the sand beside it: a gold tooth in a human skull. These are the stark facts at the heart of the most intriguing true murd... View more info

Image for In Cold Blood

In Cold Blood

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $6.21

Publisher: New York, Vintage: 1994

Seller ID: 17552

ISBN: 0679745580

Condition: Very Good


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. 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 murder and the inv... View more info

Buried Secrets: A True Story of Drug Running, Black Magic, and Human Sacrifice

By: Humes, Edwards

Price: $4.90

Publisher: US, Dutton Adult: 2013

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 6180

Condition: Very Good


Book Description Publication Date: 1991 The story of Adolfo Constanzo, a Miami-born ex-altar boy who mesmerized his followers, and his spree of drug-running, torture, and human sacrifice leaving at least 24 victims in Matamoros, Mexico. Book club edition, like new with gcrisp dust jacket Editorial Reviews From Publishers Weekly Although others have written of the mass killings in Matamoros, Mexico, between 1985 and 1988, Pulitzer Prize winner Humes of the Orange Count... View more info

Image for Abuse of Power

Abuse of Power

By: Rosenberg, Nancy Taylor

Price: $5.88

Publisher: New York, Dutton Adult: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 24625

ISBN: 0525937684

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Dust Jacket is intact and covered in protective (Demco) plastic film and paper. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. After joining the police force of her small California city, idealistic Rachel Simmons becomes an eyewitness to appalling abuses of police authority and risks her life and the safety of her loved ones to reveal the corrupt ... View more info

Image for Don't Look Behind You  Ann Rule's Crime Files #15

Don't Look Behind You Ann Rule's Crime Files #15

By: Rule, Ann

Price: $5.88

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8382

ISBN: 1451641087

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Book Description Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are shiny, square and with minor wear. Walking home on a dark night, you hear footsteps coming up behind you. As they get closer, your heart pounds harder. Who is closing in with dangerous intent-a total stranger? Or someone you know and trust? The answer is as simple as turning around, but don't look behind you . . . Run. Ann Rule, who shared her own nerve-jangling ... View more info

Image for And Never Let Her Go   Thomas Capano: The Deadly Seducer

And Never Let Her Go Thomas Capano: The Deadly Seducer

By: Rule, Ann

Price: $5.88

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8383

ISBN: 0684810484

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Book Description Mylar and paper (Demco) protective cover. Dust jacket is intact with no nicks or tears. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are shiny, square and without wear. On June 27, 1996, thirty-year-old Anne Marie Fahey, who was the scheduling secretary for the governor of Delaware, had dinner with a man she had been having a secret affair with for more than two years. "Tommy" Capano, forty-seven, was p... View more info

Image for Dead By Sunset  Perfect Husband, Perfect Killer?

Dead By Sunset Perfect Husband, Perfect Killer?

By: Rule, Ann

Price: $9.47

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8384

ISBN: 0684802058

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Book Description Mylar and paper (Demco) protective cover. Dust jacket is intact with no nicks or tears. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are shiny, square and without wear. Handsome, charming, and brilliant, he attracted brainy, beautiful women. Now one of them was dead, murdered in a brutal, mysterious "accident". Rule recreates the investigation and trial of Brad Cunningham, in this horrifying, haunting t... View more info

Every Breath You Take - A True Story Of Obsession, Revenge, And Murder

By: Rule, Ann

Price: $6.86

Publisher: US, Free Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6061

ISBN: 0316859427

Condition: Very Good


Book Description Publication Date: 2001 Ann Rule peels away the mask of a multi-millionaire genius, Allen Blackthorne, a violent sociopath who hid behind his classic good looks, charm and money, and left a trail of con jobs and wives in his wake. Rule untangles the horrific web of lies that finally led to Blackthorne ordering the death of his fourth ex-wife, beautiful Sheila Bellush, after he stalked and tormented her for a decade following their divorce. Review 'Maste... View more info