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The 100 Kilo Case: The True Story of an Irish Ex-NYPD Detective Protected by the Mafia, and one of the Most Infamous Drug Busts in New York City

by James Durney

Peter Daly was nineteen when he left Donegal, bound for America. Nine years later, in 1961, following a stint with the US Army, he joined the New York Police Department.

His beat was the Lower East Side of Manhattan...


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

by Alice Vachss

Sex Crimes Then, originally published in 1993 (as Sex Crimes: Ten Years on the Front Lines Prosecuting Rapists and Confronting Their Collaborators) and its sequel Sex Crimes Now.

As a front-line prosecutor and...


11:05 Murders

by Brian O'Hare

Three people are murdered on separate Tuesday evenings at precisely 11.05. Random clues point to random suspects, but too many questions remain unanswered. Why 11.05pm for each killing? Is there any connection...


Tipping Point for Planet Earth

by Anthony D. Barnosky & Elizabeth A. Hadly

Four people are born every second of every day. Conservative estimates suggest that there will be 10 billion people on Earth by 2050. That is billions more than the natural resources of our planet can sustain...


Sketches of Murder: An Eye-Opening Experience

by Arnold Hannon

Sketches of Murder revisits the murder scenes of some of Michigan's most gruesome murders torn from the headlines of the daily newspapers in Arnold Hannon's hometown of Detroit, Michigan, snippets of murder...


Unmasked!: The Rise & Fall of the 1920s Ku Klux Klan

by Ann Patton

UNMASKED! The Rise & Fall of the 1920s Ku Klux Klan by Ann Patton tells the gripping tale of the roaring ‘20s KKK, its mesmerizing young leader David Curtis Stephenson, his rise to soaring power, and the brutal...


Lines and Shadows

by Joseph Wambaugh

Each night, thousands of immigrants stream north across the Mexican border towards San Diego, hoping to make a new life in the United States. Along the way, many find death instead. Bandit gangs roam the moonlit...


Boy With A Knife: A Story of Murder, Remorse, and a Prisoner's Fight for Justice

by Jean Trounstine

One boy’s harrowing journey through the criminal justice system, and his fight to reform it.


The Secret Poisoner: A Century of Murder

by Linda Stratmann

Murder by poison alarmed, enthralled, and in many ways encapsulated the Victorian age. Linda Stratmann's dark and splendid social history reveals the nineteenth century as a gruesome battleground where poisoners...


The Midnight Assassin

by Skip Hollandsworth

A sweeping narrative history of a terrifying serial killer--America's first--who stalked Austin, Texas in 1885

In the late 1800s, the city of Austin, Texas was on the cusp of emerging from an isolated western...


The Red Parts

by Maggie Nelson

Late in 2004, Maggie Nelson was looking forward to the publication of her book Jane: A Murder, a narrative in verse about the life and death of her aunt, who had been murdered thirty-five years before. The case...


A Burglar's Guide to the City

by Geoff Manaugh

Encompassing nearly 2,000 years of heists and tunnel jobs, break-ins and escapes, A Burglar's Guide to the City offers an unexpected blueprint to the criminal possibilities in the world all around us. You'll...


Sexy Beasts: The True Story of the "Diamond Geezers" and the Record-Breaking $100 Million Hatton Garden Heist

by Wensley Clarkson

In what has been described as a true-life blend of "Grumpy Old Men" and "Ocean's Eleven, SEXY BEASTS is an insider account of the 2015 Hatton Garden Heist, in which a group of retirement-age career criminals--the...


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...


GAME OF PAWNS: Gino Ranno Takes Control

by Louis Romano

The Bronx streets are getting increasingly narrow as different nationalities of mob families are fighting for more than their fair share of illegal, money-making activities. First, Gino had to stand down Colombian...


Prisoner in the Kitchen: The Car Thief, the Murderer, and the Man Hired to Feed Them

by William Bonham

Winner of Simon & Schuster’s memoir contest in conjunction with AARP and the Huffington Post, the memoir of a man’s coming-of-age as a civilian cook in a maximum-security prison.

In 1973, recent Montana transplant...


Who Murdered Elvis?

by Stephen B. Ubaney

It's shocking to learn that the first thing out of Vernon Presley's mouth when he saw Elvis dead was "My God! They've murdered my son!" Vernon knew Elvis was murdered and he wasn't alone; Presley's doctor, girlfriend,...


Shadow on the Mountain: Nancy Pfister, Dr. William Styler, and the Murder of Aspen's Golden Girl

by Stephen Singular & Joyce Singular

Nancy Pfister, heir to Buttermilk Mountain, the world-renowned site of the Winter X Games, was Aspen royalty, its ambassador to the world. She lived among the rich and famous: she partied with Hunter S. Thompson,...


Blood+Death: The Secret History of Santa Muerte and the Mexican Drug Cartels

by John Lee Brook

The White Sister... The Bony Lady... The Godmother... The Pretty Girl... This is Santa Muerte, personification of death. A veiled skeleton with an unquenchable thirst for destruction, Santa Muerte is Mexico's...


Kitty Genovese: A True Account of a Public Murder and Its Private Consequences

by Catherine Pelonero

Written in a flowing narrative style, Kitty Genovese: A True Account of a Public Murder and Its Private Consequences presents the story of the horrific and infamous murder of Kitty Genovese, a young woman stalked...