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  • In cold blood [downloadable audiobook]

    In cold blood2006

    by Truman Capote

    (563,246)

    Summary: 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...  more »

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  • Devil's knot [downloadable audiobook] / the true story of the West Memphis Three

    Devil's knot / the true story of the West Memphis Three2011

    by Mara Leveritt

    (9,433)

    Summary: The guilty verdicts handed out to three Arkansas teens in a horrific capital murder case were popular in their home state-even upheld on appeal. But after two HBO documentaries called attention to...  more »

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  • Dead by sunset [downloadable audiobook] / perfect husband, perfect killer?

    Dead by sunset / perfect husband, perfect killer?2011

    by Ann Rule

    Summary: Brad Cunningham, the "perfect" husband to many wives, is finally brought to justice for the murder of one of his wives.

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  • In cold blood [downloadable ebook] / a true account of a multiple murder and its consequences

    In cold blood / a true account of a multiple murder and its consequences1992

    by Truman Capote

    (563,239)

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  • Killer Book of Cold Cases [downloadable ebook] / Incredible Stories, Facts, and Trivia from the Most Baffling True Crime Cases of All Time.

    Killer Book of Cold Cases / Incredible Stories, Facts, and Trivia from the Most Baffling True Crime Cases of All Time.2012

    by Tom Philbin

    (321)

    Summary: The Killer Book of Cold Cases is the ultimate resource for any true crime buff. Filled with stories, trivia, quizzes, quotes, photos, and odd facts about the world's most baffling cases, this is the...  more »

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  • Pilgrim's wilderness [downloadable ebook] / a true story of faith and madness on the Alaska frontier

    Pilgrim's wilderness / a true story of faith and madness on the Alaska frontier2013

    by Tom Kizzia

    (6,329)

    Summary: -- Pilgrim?s WildernessEasy Rider.? And as his fight with the government in Alaska grew more intense, the turmoil in his brood made it increasingly difficult to tell whether his children were...  more »

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  • Finding me [eBook] : a decade of darkness, a life reclaimed : a memoir of the Cleveland kidnappings

    Finding me : a decade of darkness, a life reclaimed : a memoir of the Cleveland kidnappings2014

    by Michelle Knight

    (23,634)

    Summary: Describes the details of the abduction and decade-long captivity of one of the three survivors of notorious Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro, and how she found the courage to endure unimaginable circumstances and never lose hope for the future.

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  • Devil's knot : the true story of the West Memphis Three

    Devil's knot : the true story of the West Memphis Three2003

    by Mara Leveritt

    (9,433)

    Summary: A comprehensive look at the guilty verdicts given to three young men in Arkansas, known as the West Memphis Three, for the murder of three eight-year-old boys in 1993 and discusses whether the case was handled correctly.

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    Call #: 364.1523 LEV

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • One of us : the story of Anders Breivik and the massacre in Norway

    One of us : the story of Anders Breivik and the massacre in Norway2015

    by Åsne Seierstad

    (9,101)

    Summary: "On July 22, 2011, Anders Behring Breivik detonated a bomb outside the Norwegian prime minister's office in central Oslo, killing eight people. He then proceeded to a youth camp on the wooded island...  more »

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    Call #: 363.325 SEI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Hope [eAudio] : a memoir of survival in Cleveland

    Hope : a memoir of survival in Cleveland2015

    by Amanda Berry

    (13,506)

    Summary: On May 6, 2013, Amanda Berry made headlines around the world when she fled a Cleveland home and called 911, saying: "Help me, I'm Amanda Berry... I've been kidnapped, and I've been missing for ten...  more »

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  • Hope [eBook] : a memoir of survival in Cleveland

    Hope : a memoir of survival in Cleveland2015

    by Amanda Berry

    (13,506)

    Summary: On May 6, 2013, Amanda Berry made headlines around the world when she fled a Cleveland home and called 911, saying: "Help me, I'm Amanda Berry... I've been kidnapped, and I've been missing for ten...  more »

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  • Prophet's prey : my seven-year investigation into Warren Jeffs and the Fundamentalist Church of Latter-Day Saints

    Prophet's prey : my seven-year investigation into Warren Jeffs and the Fundamentalist Church of Latter-Day Saints2012

    by Sam Brower

    (5,473)

    Summary: Private investigator Sam Brower recounts his investigation of Warren Jeffs, leader of the polygamous Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, also known as FLDS.

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    Call #: 364.153 BRO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The stranger in the woods [eBook] : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit

    The stranger in the woods : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit2017

    by Michael Finkel

    (60,377)

    Summary: "For readers of Jon Krakauer and The Lost City of Z, a remarkable tale of survival and solitude--the true story of a man who lived alone in a tent in the Maine woods, never talking to another person...  more »

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  • The man from the train [eBook] : the solving of a century-old serial killer mystery

    The man from the train : the solving of a century-old serial killer mystery2017

    by Bill James

    (5,037)

    Summary: Using unprecedented, dramatically compelling sleuthing techniques, legendary statistician and baseball writer Bill James applies his analytical acumen to crack an unsolved century-old mystery...  more »

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  • Death in the air [eBook] : the true story of a serial killer, the great London smog, and the strangling of a city

    Death in the air : the true story of a serial killer, the great London smog, and the strangling of a city2017

    by Kate Winkler Dawson

    (2,107)

    Summary: In winter 1952, London automobiles and thousands of coal-burning hearths belched particulate matter into the air. But the smog that descended on December 5th of 1952 was different; it was a type that...  more »

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  • The Black Hand [eBook] : the epic war between a brilliant detective and the deadliest secret society in American history

    The Black Hand : the epic war between a brilliant detective and the deadliest secret society in American history2017

    by Stephan Talty

    (1,658)

    Summary: Beginning in the summer of 1903, an insidious crime wave filled New York City, and then the entire country, with fear. The children of Italian immigrants were kidnapped and dozens of innocent victims...  more »

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  • The 57 bus [eBook] : a true story of two teenagers and the crime that changed their lives

    The 57 bus : a true story of two teenagers and the crime that changed their lives2017

    by Dashka Slater

    Summary: One teenager in a skirt. One teenager with a lighter. One moment that changes both of their lives forever. If it weren't for the 57 bus, Sasha and Richard never would have met. Both were high school...  more »

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  • Breaking free [eBook] : how I escaped polygamy, the FLDS cult, and my father, Warren Jeffs

    Breaking free : how I escaped polygamy, the FLDS cult, and my father, Warren Jeffs2017

    by Rachel Jeffs

    Summary: The daughter of the self-proclaimed prophet of the FLDS Church describes the abusive patriarchal culture in which she was raised by sister wives and dominating men and discusses how her father remains a powerful influence on his followers.

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  • Member of the family [eBook] : my story of Charles Manson, life inside his cult, and the darkness that ended the sixties

    Member of the family : my story of Charles Manson, life inside his cult, and the darkness that ended the sixties2017

    by Dianne Lake

    Summary: In late 1967, fourteen-year-old Dianne Lake became one of "Charlie's girls," a devoted acolyte of cult leader Charles Manson and member of his Family. Joining the group with little more than an old...  more »

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  • Mrs. Sherlock Holmes [eBook] : the true story of New York City's greatest female detective and the 1917 missing girl case that captivated a nation

    Mrs. Sherlock Holmes : the true story of New York City's greatest female detective and the 1917 missing girl case that captivated a nation2017

    by Brad Ricca

    Summary: Presents the true story of the first female U.S. District Attorney and traveling detective who found missing eighteen-year-old Ruth Cruger when the entire NYPD had given up.

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  • Hacks [eBook] : the inside story of the break-ins and breakdowns that put Donald Trump in the White House

    Hacks : the inside story of the break-ins and breakdowns that put Donald Trump in the White House2017

    by Donna Brazile

    Summary: In June 2016, the Washington Post first reported that Russian hackers had penetrated the Democratic National Committee. Barely a month later, these cyber criminals -- which the U.S. government later...  more »

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  • All-American murder [eAudio] : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row

    All-American murder : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row2018

    by James Patterson

    (9,580)

    Summary: Everyone thought they knew Aaron Hernandez. He was an NFL star who made the game of football look easy. Until he became the prime suspect in a gruesome murder. Rich with in-depth, on-the-ground...  more »

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  • Killers of the Flower Moon [large print] : the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI

    Killers of the Flower Moon : the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI2017

    by David Grann

    (148,745)

    Summary: In the 1920s, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Indian nation in Oklahoma. After oil was discovered beneath their land, they rode in chauffeured automobiles, built...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB 364.1523 GRA LP

    Location: Book Club Sets

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  • I'll be gone in the dark [eAudio] : one woman's obsessive search for the Golden State killer

    I'll be gone in the dark : one woman's obsessive search for the Golden State killer2018

    by Michelle McNamara

    (188,005)

    Summary: A masterful true crime account of the Golden State Killer-- the elusive serial rapist turned murderer who terrorized California for over a decade-- from Michelle McNamara, the gifted journalist who...  more »

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  • The making of the mob [DVD]. Chicago

    The making of the mob . Chicago2016

    Summary: This series documents the emergence of organized crime in Middle America through the rise and fall of iconic gangster Al Capone. From Capone's early days in New York running the streets with Lucky...  more »

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    Call #: DVD 364.106 MAK

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • All-American murder [eBook] : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row

    All-American murder : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row2018

    by James Patterson

    Summary: Everyone thought they knew Aaron Hernandez. He was an NFL star who made the game of football look easy. Until he became the prime suspect in a gruesome murder. Rich with in-depth, on-the-ground...  more »

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  • Lincoln's last trial [eBook] : the murder case that propelled him to the presidency

    Lincoln's last trial : the murder case that propelled him to the presidency2018

    by Dan Abrams

    (4,247)

    Summary: The true story of Abraham Lincoln's last murder trial, a case in which he had a deep personal involvement -- and which played out in the nation's newspapers as he began his presidential campaign At...  more »

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  • Conan Doyle for the defense [eBook] : the true story of a sensational British murder, a quest for justice, and the world's most famous detective writer

    Conan Doyle for the defense : the true story of a sensational British murder, a quest for justice, and the world's most famous detective writer2018

    by Margalit Fox

    Summary: In this thrilling true-crime procedural, the creator of Sherlock Holmes uses his unparalleled detective skills to exonerate a German Jew wrongly convicted of murder. For all the scores of biographies...  more »

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  • A false report [eBook] : a true story of rape in America

    A false report : a true story of rape in America2018

    by T. Christian Miller

    (6,130)

    Summary: On August 11, 2008, eighteen-year-old Marie reported that a masked man broke into her apartment near Seattle, Washington, and raped her. Within days police and even those closest to Marie became...  more »

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  • Claws for concern [eBook]

    Claws for concern2018

    by Miranda James

    Summary: True-crime writer Jack Pemberton has a connection to Charlie Harris's family, and he wants Charlie as the subject of his latest book. Meanwhile Charlie is spending time helping an elderly man...  more »

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  • Murder beyond the grave [eAudio]

    Murder beyond the grave2018

    by James Patterson

    Summary: True-crime thrillers as seen on Discovery's Murder Is Forever TV series. In Murder beyond the Grave, wealthy Stephen Small is held for ransom, buried in a box, with just forty-eight hours of oxygen....  more »

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  • The cadaver king and the country dentist [eBook] : a true story of injustice in the American South

    The cadaver king and the country dentist : a true story of injustice in the American South2018

    by Radley Balko

    Summary: 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...  more »

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  • The sun does shine [eBook] : how I found life and freedom on death row

    The sun does shine : how I found life and freedom on death row2018

    by Anthony Ray Hinton

    (38,113)

    Summary: In 1985, Anthony Ray Hinton was arrested and charged with two counts of capital murder in Alabama. It was a case of mistaken identity, and Hinton believed that the truth would prove his innocence....  more »

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  • The library book [eAudio]

    The library book2018

    by Susan Orlean

    (91,741)

    Summary: On the morning of April 28, 1986, a fire alarm sounded in the Los Angeles Public Library. As the moments passed, the patrons and staff who had been cleared out of the building realized this was not...  more »

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  • The library book [eBook]

    The library book2018

    by Susan Orlean

    (91,740)

    Summary: On the morning of April 28, 1986, a fire alarm sounded in the Los Angeles Public Library. As the moments passed, the patrons and staff who had been cleared out of the building realized this was not...  more »

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  • Lost girls : an unsolved American mystery

    Lost girls : an unsolved American mystery2013

    by Robert Kolker

    (18,093)

    Summary: Award-winning investigative reporter Robert Kolker delivers a haunting and humanizing account of the true-life search for a serial killer still at large on Long Island, in a compelling tale of...  more »

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    Call #: 364.1523 KOL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • I'll be gone in the dark [eBook] : one woman's obsessive search for the Golden State Killer

    I'll be gone in the dark : one woman's obsessive search for the Golden State Killer2019

    by Michelle McNamara

    (183,516)

    Summary: A masterful true crime account of the Golden State Killer-- the elusive serial rapist turned murderer who terrorized California for over a decade-- from Michelle McNamara, the gifted journalist who...  more »

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  • I'll be gone in the dark : one woman's obsessive search for the Golden State Killer

    I'll be gone in the dark : one woman's obsessive search for the Golden State Killer2019

    by Michelle McNamara

    (176,721)

    Summary: A masterful true crime account of the Golden State Killer-- the elusive serial rapist turned murderer who terrorized California for over a decade-- from Michelle McNamara, the gifted journalist who...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB 364.1532 MCN

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  • Bonnie and Clyde [eAudio] : the making of a legend

    Bonnie and Clyde : the making of a legend2018

    by Karen Blumenthal

    Summary: Bonnie and Clyde: we've been on a first name basis with them for almost a hundred years. Immortalized in movies, songs, and pop culture references, they are remembered mostly for their storied...  more »

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  • Five days gone : the mystery of my mother's disappearance as a child

    Five days gone : the mystery of my mother's disappearance as a child2019

    by Laura Cumming

    (4,403)

    Summary: In the fall of 1929, when Laura Cumming's mother was three years old, she was kidnapped from a beach on the Lincolnshire coast of England. There were no screams when she was taken, suggesting the...  more »