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Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic
Quinones, Sam

$22.00 $10.09

Over the past fifteen years, enterprising sugar cane farmers in the small county of Xalisco on the west coast of Mexico have created a unique distribution system that has brought black tar heroin--the cheapest, most addictive form of the opiate, two to three times purer than its white powder cou...

Spy the Lie
Houston, Philip

$16.99 $10.09

Imagine how different your life would be if you could tell whether someone was lying or telling you the truth. Be it hiring a new employee, investing in a financial interest, speaking with your child about drugs, confronting your significant other about suspected infidelity, or even dating someon...

The Man from the Train: Discovering America's Most Elusive Serial Killer
James, Bill

$25.00 $7.29

Between 1898 and 1912, families across the country were bludgeoned in their sleep with the blunt side of an axe. Some of these cases—like the infamous Villisca, Iowa, murders—received national attention. But most incidents went almost unnoticed outside the communities in which they occurred. Few ...

Lady Killers: Deadly Women Throughout History
Telfer, Tori

$19.99 $6.59

Inspired by author Tori Telfer's Jezebel column “Lady Killers,” this thrilling and entertaining compendium investigates female serial killers and their crimes through the ages.When you think of serial killers throughout history, the names that come to mind are ones like Jack the Ripper, John Wayn...

Salter, Anna C.

$22.95 $8.69

Drawing on the stories of abusers, Salter shows that sexual predators use sophisticated deception techniques and rely on misconceptions surrounding them to evade discovery. Arguing that even the most knowledgeable can be fooled, Salter dispels the myths about sexual predators and gives readers th...

Courtroom 302
Bogira, Steve

$21.03 $7.29

Courtroom 302 is the fascinating story of one year in Chicago's Cook County Criminal Courthouse, the busiest felony courthouse in the country. Here we see the system through the eyes of the men and women who experience it, not only in the courtroom but in the lockup, the jury room, the judge's ch...

Little Princes
Grennan, Conor

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In search of adventure, twenty-nine-year-old Conor Grennan traded his day job for a year-long trip around the globe, a journey that began with a three-month stint volunteering at the Little Princes Children's Home, an orphanage in war-torn Nepal. Conor was initially reluctant to volunteer, unsure...

The Most Dangerous Animal of All
Stewart, Gary L.

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When Gary L. Stewart decided to search for his biological father at the age of thirty-nine, he never imagined his quest would lead him to a horrifying truth and force him to reconsider everything he thought he knew about himself. Written with award-winning author and journalist Susan Mustafa, The...

Putin's Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia?
Dawisha, Karen

$23.73 $10.09

The raging question in the world today is who is the real Vladimir Putin and what are his intentions. Karen Dawisha’s brilliant Putin’s Kleptocracy provides an answer, describing how Putin got to power, the cabal he brought with him, the billions they have looted, and his plan to restore the Grea...

Adnan's Story: The Search for Truth and Justice After Serial
Chaudry, Rabia

$24.99 $4.39

In early 2000, Adnan Syed was convicted and sentenced to life plus thirty years for the murder of his ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee, a high school senior in Baltimore, Maryland. Syed has maintained his innocence, and Rabia Chaudry, a family friend, has always believed him. By 2013, after almost all a...

The Trial of Lizzie Borden
Robertson, Cara

$37.00 $5.79

The Trial of Lizzie Borden tells the true story of one of the most sensational murder trials in American history. When Andrew and Abby Borden were brutally hacked to death in Fall River, Massachusetts, in August 1892, the arrest of the couple’s younger daughter Lizzie turned the case into interna...

The Trial of Lizzie Borden
Robertson, Cara

$37.00 $8.69

The Trial of Lizzie Borden tells the true story of one of the most sensational murder trials in American history. When Andrew and Abby Borden were brutally hacked to death in Fall River, Massachusetts, in August 1892, the arrest of the couple’s younger daughter Lizzie turned the case into interna...

Dangerous Instincts: Using an FBI Profiler's Tactics to Avoid Unsafe Situations
O'Toole, Mary Ellen

$21.03 $7.29

Chances are you'll never be kidnapped at gunpoint, your child won't be the victim of a predator, and your financial advisor won't be Bernie Madoff. But every day, you make choices that could turn dangerous in an instant, from trusting a date with a drink to letting your son ride home with his soc...

To Protect and Serve
Stamper, Norm

$36.79 $7.99

The police in America belong to the people—not the other way around. Yet millions of Americans experience their cops as racist, brutal, and trigger-happy: an overly aggressive, militarized enemy of the people. For their part, today's officers feel they are under siege—misunderstood, unfairly crit...

The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row
Hinton, Anthony Ray

$34.99 $7.29

A powerful, revealing story of hope, love, justice, and the power of reading by a man who spent thirty years on death row for a crime he didn't commit.In 1985, Anthony Ray Hinton was arrested and charged with two counts of capital murder in Alabama. Stunned, confused, and only twenty-nine years o...

Popular Crime: Reflections on the Celebration of Violence
James, Bill

$22.35 $5.79

Celebrated writer and contrarian Bill James has voraciously read true crime throughout his life and has been interested in writing a book on the topic for decades. With Popular Crime, James takes readers on an epic journey from Lizzie Borden to the Lindbergh baby, from the Black Dahlia to O. J. S...

Human Game: The True Story of the "Great Escape" Murders and the Hunt for the Gestapo Gunmen
Read, Simon

$17.00 $4.39

In March and April of 1944, Gestapo gunmen killed fifty POWs - a brutal act in defiance of international law and the Geneva Conventions. This is the true story of the men who hunted them down.The mass breakout of seventy-six Allied airmen from the infamous Stalag Luft III became one of the greate...

Assassination Generation: Video Games, Aggression, and the Psychology of Killing
Grossman, Dave

$31.50 $10.09

The author of the landmark work On Killing reveals how violent video games have ushered in a new era of mass homicide - and what we must do about it.Paducah, Kentucky, 1997: a 14-year-old boy shoots eight students in a prayer circle at his school. Littleton, Colorado, 1999: two high school senior...

The Cadaver King and the Country Dentist: A True Story of Injustice in the American South
Balko, Radley

$36.50 $7.99

A shocking and deeply reported account of the persistent plague of institutional racism and junk forensic science in our criminal justice system, and its devastating effect on innocent lives.After two three-year-old girls were raped and murdered in rural Mississippi, law enforcement pursued and c...

Smuggler's Blues: A True Story of the Hippie Mafia
Stratton, Richard

$32.85 $7.99

Richard Stratton was not what most people would think as a drug kingpin. He was a clean-cut young man from Wellesley who came from a normal, middle-class family.That all changed when, on a trip to Mexico, his search for a joint led to him smuggling two kilos of dope across the border in his car d...

Gods of Mischief
Rowe, George

$21.99 $5.79

Gods of Mischief is the harrowing, no-holds-barred true story of a bad guy turned good who busted open one of the most violent motorcycle gangs in history. George Rowe's gritty and high-octane story offers not only a clear window into the violent world of the motorcycle outlaw but a gripping tal...

Playing Dead: A Journey Through the World of Death Fraud
Greenwood, Elizabeth

$22.00 $5.19

Is it still possible to fake your own death in the twenty-first century? With six figures of student loan debt, Elizabeth Greenwood was tempted to find out. So off she sets on a darkly comic foray into the world of death fraud, where for $30,000 a consultant can make you disappear - but your susp...

A Good Month for Murder - The Inside Story of a Homicide Squad
Wilber, Del Quentin

$42.00 $10.09

Bestselling author Del Quentin Wilber tells the inside story of how a homicide squad - a dedicated, colorful team of detectives - does its almost impossible job.Twelve homicides, three police-involved shootings and the furious hunt for an especially brutal killer - February 2013 was a good month ...

4,000 Days
Fellows, Warren

$16.95 $7.99

In 1978, Thai officials captured Warren Fellows attempting to smuggle heroin into his native Australia. The author spent the next twelve years in Bangkok's infamous Bang Kwang prison. Thrown into this crumbling, understaffed hellscape - prowled by sadistic guards and violent inmates; unsanitary...

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