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Dead Man Tell No Lies

by Lydon Smith & Simone Brooks

Lyndon Smith shares his story of survival to deliver a heartfelt memoir of his life in the fast lane. In Dead Man Tell No Lies, Smith chronicles his experience in the mean streets of LA, to his love affair with...


Chin: The Life and Crimes of Mafia Boss Vincent Gigante

by Larry McShane

"Full of astonishment . . . a kind of dark wonder." --Pete Hamill

This is the story of Vincent Louis Gigante, the Genovese Family crime overlord who ruled a sprawling criminal empire for a quarter century with...


Once a Cop: The Street, the Law, Two Worlds, One Man

by Corey Pegues

New Jack City meets Serpico in this provocative memoir of a crack dealer-turned-decorated NYPD officer—a timely reflection on the complex relationship between the police and the communities they are meant...


Summary of Orange Is the New Black: by Piper Kerman | Includes Analysis

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Summary of Orange Is the New Black by Piper Kerman | Includes Analysis

 

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Preview of the earlier Chapters:

Chapter 1

In 1993, twenty-four year old Piper Kerman was at the

Brussels airport, waiting for...


Summary of Legends and Lies: by Bill O'Reilly and David Fisher | Includes Analysis

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Legends and Lies by Bill O’Reilly and David Fisher | Includes Analysis

 

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In Bill O’Reilly’s Legends and Lies: The Real West, each chapter is a standalone account of the life of an individual...


The Salad Oil King

by Mathew Crisci

An uniquely American tale of Greed-Gone-Mad. Inspired by real events that took place in the 1940-60's. An unpretentious, diminutive Manhattan-born high school drop-out named Alfonso Gravenese morphs into one...


Sex Crimes: Then and Now: My Years on the Front Lines Prosecuting Rapists and Confronting Their Collaborators

by Alice Vachss

In an even better than the original spellbinding sequel, Sex Crimes Now finds Alice Vachss returning to prosecution–this time in a remote rural county. Still the same, she insists to a jury: "I don’t have...


Aberration in the Heartland of the Real: The Secret Lives of Timothy McVeigh

by Wendy S. Painting

Presenting startling new biographical details about Timothy McVeigh and exposing stark contradictions and errors contained in previous depictions of the "All-American Terrorist," this book traces McVeigh's life...


Bad: The Autobiography of James Carr

by James Carr

An unapologetic, brutal memoir from notorious 60s career criminal James Carr. BAD covers Carr's life from his first arrest for burning down his school at age 9, through merciless stints in San Quentin, where...


The Long Shadow of Small Ghosts: Murder and Memory in an American City

by Laura Tillman

In Cold Blood meets Adrian Nicole LeBlanc’s Random Family: A harrowing, profoundly personal investigation of the causes, effects, and communal toll of a deeply troubling crime—the brutal murder of three...


You Could Do Something Amazing with Your Life [You Are Raoul Moat]

by Andrew Hankinson

Winner of a Northern Writers Award

These are the last days of Raoul Moat. Raoul Moat was the fugitive Geordie bodybuilder-mechanic who became notorious one hot July week when, after killing his ex-girlfriend's...


Outlaws and Peace Officers: Memoirs of Crime and Punishment in the Old West

by Stephen Brennan

This New York Times' bestseller features the West’s most prominent lawmen and criminals, who tell their stories of fight, death, and survival.

In the romantic narrative of the Old West, two larger-than-life...


The Last Real Gangster: The Final Truth About the Krays and the Underground World We Lived In

by Freddie Foreman & Tom Hardy

For more than 50 years, Freddie Foreman's name has commanded respect, and occasionally fear, from those who work to uphold the law—and those who operate just outside of it. With almost all of his compatriots—like...


Guilt by Matrimony: A Memoir of Love, Madness, and the Murder of Nancy Pfister

by Daleen Berry & Nancy Styler

In February 2014, Aspen socialite Nancy Pfister was murdered in her own home—brutally bludgeoned, wrapped in a sheet, and stuffed inside a locked closet. The question was: Who did it?

Fewer than twelve hours...


A Checklist for Murder: The True Story of Robert John Peernock

by Anthony Flacco

From award-winning author Anthony Flacco comes a powerful tale of a picture-perfect family, the madness that plagued them, and a betrayal that plunged them into a fatal nightmare.

Robert Peernock appeared to...


The Fortune Hunter

by Suzy Spencer

From the New York Times bestselling author of BREAKING POINT

Multimillionaire Steven Beard, Jr. fell hard for Celeste Martinez, a shapely, blonde waitress who served him his nightly cocktail at the local country...


The Valley of the Shadow of Death: A Tale of Tragedy and Redemption

by Kermit Alexander, Alex Gerould & Jeff Snipes

“A must-read for anyone concerned with how drugs and gangs ravaged Los Angeles.” —Los Angeles Times

“A deeply moving story of one man’s pain and hard-won peace...This is a special book.” —Booklist...


Mr. Smith Goes to Prison

by Jeff Smith

The fall from politico to prisoner isn't necessarily long, but the landing, as Missouri State Senator Jeff Smith learned, is a hard one.

In 2009, Smith pleaded guilty to a seemingly minor charge of campaign malfeasance...


To Love and To Kill

by M. William Phelps

“Phelps dares to tread where few others will: into the mind of a killer.” —TV Rage

“Phelps is a true-crime veteran.”—New York Post

The missing-persons case of Heather Strong, a young, beautiful suburban...


Bombed in His Bed, The Confessions of Jewish Gangster Myer Rush

by Bruce Farrell Rosen

It is truly one of the most powerful stories being produced during this time or any time: it is a sweeping epic, taking in the depression, the immigrant experience, the origins of the mobster world-many of the...