True stories

    Pretty Jane and the Viper of Kidbrooke Lane

    By Paul Thomas Murphy

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    A thrilling reconstruction of a brutal Victorian murder, in which Paul Thomas Murphy identifies, after 144 years, the killer responsible for the slaying of Jane Maria Clouson.

    Jack the Ripper

    By Paul Begg

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    Enables the reader to travel back into the London of 1888 by recreating key scenes from Jack the Ripper's murders in pin-point accuracy, using the power of CGI. Through detailed and atmospheric crime scene recreations, this book explores the movements of each victim, the position of witnesses and the location...

    American Fire: Love, Arson, and Life in a Vanishing Land

    By Monica Hesse

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    One of NPR's Best Books of 2017 A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year A breathtaking feat of reportage, American Fire combines procedural with love story, redefining American tragedy for our time.

    Girl Who Escaped ISIS

    By Andrea C. Hoffmann

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    Our world as it once was In August 2014, Farida was, like any ordinary teenager, enjoying the last days of summer before her final year at school. However, her peaceful mountain village in northern Iraq was an ISIS target as their genocide against the Yazidi people began.

    Wolf Boys

    By Dan Slater

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    A chilling true story of two American teens recruited as killers for a Mexican cartel, and their pursuit by an increasingly disillusioned detective.

    Adversary

    By Emmanuel Carrere

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    Selected as a Book of the Year 2017 in The TimesTHE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERON THE SATURDAY MORNING OF JANUARY 9, 1993, WHILE JEAN CLAUDE ROMAND WAS KILLING HIS WIFE AND CHILDREN, I WAS WITH MINE IN A PARENT-TEACHER MEETING...

    Young Lothar

    By Larry Orbach

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    Lothar Orbach, the youngest son of a German Jewish family, was just 14 when the Nazis began rounding up Berlin's Jews.

    We Are Not Such Things

    By Justine Van der Leun

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    A `MAKING A MURDERER' set in South Africa - a gripping true-crime story of murder and the justice system in the shadow of apartheid

    American Heiress

    By Jeffrey Toobin

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    Domestic terrorism. Financial uncertainty. Troops abroad, fighting an unsuccessful and bloody war against guerrilla insurgents. A violent generation gap emerging between a discontented youth and their disapproving, angry elders. This was the early seventies in America, and it was against this backdrop that the kidnapping of nineteen-year-old Patty Hearst by...

    Good Month For Murder

    By Del Quentin Wilber

    Paperback £7.85

    A true-crime masterpiece which crosses James Ellroy with The Wire

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