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Language of Evil

By: Beattie, Robert

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Signet:

Seller ID: BB0238607

ISBN: 0451225309

Condition: g


Brilliant linguist, charming professor, and renowned writer Tom Murray had a way with words. He used them to seduce. And he used them to get away with murder. Erudite Kansas City professor Tom Murray seduced, then married his starry-eyed student Carmin Ross. But when Carmin attempted to leave their violent marriage, Tom stabbed her in the throat thirteen times, but left behind no evidence. Convinced he?d committed a perfect crime, Tom didn't even solic... View more info

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Executioners

By: Clarke, Phil; Hardy, Liz; Willams, Anne

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Packages, 2000:

Seller ID: BB0250462

ISBN: 0708803660

Condition: VG


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Portrait of a Killer: Jack the Ripper-- Case Closed

By: Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group:

Seller ID: BB0203833

ISBN: 0425192733

Condition: vg


Now updated with new material that brings the killer's picture into clearer focus.In the fall of 1888, all of London was held in the grip of unspeakable terror. An elusive madman calling himself Jack the Ripper was brutally butchering women in the slums of London's East End. Police seemed powerless to stop the killer, who delighted in taunting them and whose crimes were clearly escalating in violence from victim to victim. And then the Ripper's violent spree seemin... View more info

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Portrait of a Killer: Jack the Ripper-- Case Closed

By: Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group:

Seller ID: BB0238603

ISBN: 0425192733

Condition: g


Now updated with new material that brings the killer's picture into clearer focus.In the fall of 1888, all of London was held in the grip of unspeakable terror. An elusive madman calling himself Jack the Ripper was brutally butchering women in the slums of London's East End. Police seemed powerless to stop the killer, who delighted in taunting them and whose crimes were clearly escalating in violence from victim to victim. And then the Ripper's violent spree seemin... View more info

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Special Delivery

By: Cox, Bill

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Pinnacle:

Seller ID: BB0230328

ISBN: 0786012005

Condition: g


On March 20, 1998, a jury convicted Jacqueline Annette Williams of killing 28-year-old Debra Evans and her two children in Addison, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. Williams had pretended to be pregnant, had given herself a baby shower, and even prepared a phony birth certificate before murdering the nine-months pregnant Williams, and cutting her unborn son out of her womb. At William's dramatic trial, a horrifying tale of jealousy, madness, and monstrous evil unfolded. An... View more info

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Deadly Masquerade: A True Story of Sexual Secrets, Illicit Passion, and Murder

By: Donita Woodruff

Price: $3.50

Publisher: St. Martin's True Crime:

Seller ID: BB0230321

ISBN: 0312942508

Condition: g


Donita Woodruff was a young, single mother when she moved her family from small-town Oklahoma to Los Angeles. There she met film producer David Allen, and they were soon swept up in a love affair fit for the big screen. For Donita, her new life seemed too good to be true until she met David's ex-girlfriend, Valerie. Something wasn't quite right about Valerie. Donita sensed the tall, striking woman was hiding a dark secret. Donita began sleuthing, only to receive mena... View more info

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A Wealth of Evil

By: Dumas, Timothy

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Warner Books:

Seller ID: BB0203857

ISBN: 0446607320

Condition: vg-


THE BOOK THAT HELPED REOPEN ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST SHAMEFUL MURDER CASES On the night before Halloween, 1975, a pretty and popular fifteen-year-old girl was bludgeoned to death in Greenwich, Connecticut. Brothers Thomas and Michael Skakel, nephews of Ethel Kennedy, were both suspects. But no arrests were ever made, and nearly a quarter of a century later the agonizing question: Who killed Martha Moxley? still hovers over the luxurious estates and manicured lawns of th... View more info

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A Wealth of Evil

By: Dumas, Timothy

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Warner Books:

Seller ID: BB0230323

ISBN: 0446607320

Condition: g


THE BOOK THAT HELPED REOPEN ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST SHAMEFUL MURDER CASES On the night before Halloween, 1975, a pretty and popular fifteen-year-old girl was bludgeoned to death in Greenwich, Connecticut. Brothers Thomas and Michael Skakel, nephews of Ethel Kennedy, were both suspects. But no arrests were ever made, and nearly a quarter of a century later the agonizing question: Who killed Martha Moxley? still hovers over the luxurious estates and manicured lawns of th... View more info

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Circumstantial Evidence

By: Earley, Pete

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: BB0230330

ISBN: 0553573489

Condition: g


Pete Earley's "The Hot House" gave America a riveting, uncompromising look at the nation's most notorious prison--the federal penitentiary in Leavenworth, Kansas--a book that "Kirkus Reviews" called a "fascinating white-knuckle tour of hell, brilliantly reported." Now Earley shows us a different, even more intimate view of justice--and injustice--American-style. In Monroeville, Alabama, in the fall of 1986, a pretty junior college student was found murdered in the ba... View more info

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My dark places

By: Ellroy, James

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York : Knopf : 1996.:

Seller ID: BB0242519

ISBN: 0679762051

Condition: vg


"Astonishing . . . original, daring, brilliant." --Philadelphia Inquirer In 1958 Jean Ellroy was murdered, her body dumped on a roadway in a seedy L.A. suburb.  Her killer was never found, and the police dismissed her as a casualty of a cheap Saturday night. James Ellroy was ten when his mother died, and he spent the next thirty-six years running from her ghost and attempting to exorcize it through crime fiction. In 1994, Ellroy quit running.&... View more info

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Everybody's Best Friend

By: Englade, Ken

Price: $3.50

Publisher: St. Martin's True Crime Classics:

Seller ID: BB0241943

ISBN: 0312969171

Condition: g


The shocking murder that exposed a devoted husband as a cold-hearted killer To Love, Honor-And Murder...Inside a beautiful house in Philadelphia's ritzy Main Line section lay the body of a young mother--dead of an apparent drowning in her bathtub. With no sign of a break-in, no history of marital problems, and the naive belief that these things sometimes just happen, Stefanie Rabinowitz's family prepared to bury the 29-year-old wife and mother. But at the ele... View more info

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The Pastor's Wife: The True Story of a Minister and the Shocking Death that Divided a Family

By: Fanning, Diane

Price: $3.50

Publisher: St. Martin's True Crime:

Seller ID: BB0238601

ISBN: 0312949294

Condition: g


When Pastor Matthew Winkler was found dead at his Fourth Street Church of Christ parsonage in Selmer, Tennessee, both police investigators and parishioners were shaken and mystified: How could evil strike this cradle of faith? Meanwhile, Mrs. Winkler and her three daughters were still missing...A frantic search for Mary Winkler and the girls ensued. Once they were found, on a beach in Alabama, Mary was charged with murdering her husband in cold blood. But why did M... View more info

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Sleeping With the Devil

By: Finstad, Suzanne

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Avon Books (Mm):

Seller ID: BB0230340

ISBN: 0380719320

Condition: g


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Relentless Pursuit

By: Flynn, Kevin

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: BB0238605

ISBN: 0425220400

Condition: g


The true story of the brutal 1993 murder of a mother and daughter in Washington, D.C., told by federal homicide prosecutor Kevin Flynn. View more info

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Murder in Greenwich

By: Fuhrman, Mark

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York : HarperPaperbacks, c1999.:

Seller ID: BB0238602

ISBN: 006109692X

Condition: g


In this powerful new book, expert investigator Mark Fuhrman, the controversial former LAPD homicide detective and author of the national bestseller Murder in Brentwood, uncovers explosive new information as he analyses the still unsolved murder of fifteen-year-old Martha Moxley, who was bludgeoned with a golf club on the grounds of her family's exclusive Greenwich, Connecticut, estate on October 30, 1975. Read the book that spawned the Connecticut Grand Jury Investig... View more info

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Cries In The Desert (st. Martin's True Crime Library)

By: Glatt, John

Price: $3.50

Publisher: St. Martin's True Crime, 2002:

Seller ID: BB0253907

ISBN: 0312977565

Condition: vg


In the fall of 1999, a twenty-two-year-old woman was discovered naked and bleeding on the streets of a small New Mexico town south of Albuquerque. She was chained to a padlocked metal collar. The tale she told authorties--of being beaten, raped, and tortured with electric shock--was unthinkable. Until she led them to 59-year-old David Ray Parker, his 39-year-old financee Cindy Hendy--and the lakeside trailer they called their "toy box." What the FBI uncovered was unprece... View more info

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Stranger to the Truth

By: Hickman, Lisa C.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: AuthorHouse, 2013:

Seller ID: BB0244392

ISBN: 1491813377

Condition: vg/vg


How does a privileged, eighteen year old end up in prison, convicted of one of the rarest of crimes--matricide? The literary nonfiction Stranger to the Truth explores the fatal intersection in the lives of Noura Jackson, her circle of dissolute Memphis friends, and the death of Noura's mother, Jennifer, on the eve of a popular outdoor festival. The brutal attack seemed to reflect personal and exponential rage. Tragedy stalked Noura. Her father was fatally shot when she w... View more info

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Into the Deep

By: Hodges, Andrew

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Village House Publishers:

Seller ID: BB0217443

ISBN: 1961725533

Condition: vg


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We Have Your Husband: One Woman's Terrifying Story of a Kidnapping in Mexico

By: Jayne Garcia Valseca

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: BB0230326

ISBN: 0425241785

Condition: g


In the mountains of Guanajuato, Mexico sits a picturesque community favored by artists and tourists. But for American-born Jayne Valseca and her husband Eduardo, son of a legendary Mexican newspaper publisher, it became a hell on earth when Eduardo was ambushed by strangers and kidnapped in the summer of 2007. Jayne knew that in Mexico kidnapping was a pervasive and lucrative business-a burgeoning criminal industry with few happy endings. This time the merchandise w... View more info

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Murder in Sin City

By: Jeff German

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York : Avon Books, 2001.:

Seller ID: BB0230325

ISBN: 0380818736

Condition: g


The reckless heir to the Horseshoe Club fortune, fifty-five-year-old Vegas casino boss Ted Binionlived the high life constantly teetering on the edge--surrounding himself with guns, heroin, cash, babes and mobsters. But it was a beautiful ex-stripper and her new lover who gave him the final, fatal push over the side.The gripping true story of the fall of a powerful man that culminated in the most publicized murder in Las Vegas history--an almost perfect crime undon... View more info