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Starve the Vulture: A Memoir

by Jason Carney Kaylie Jones Books (December 15, 2014)

A stirring story of criminality, drug addiction, recovery, and unlikely fame.


Gangsters' Wives

by Tammy Cohen Quercus (November 04, 2014)

Behind every good man is a good woman. But what lies behind every bad man? Gangsters' Wives tells the side of the story you didn't know--what it's like to live with Britain's most lawless men, from the women...


The Search for Anne Perry

by Joanne Drayton Arcade (June 03, 2014)

A New York Times Best Seller!

In 1994, director Peter Jackson released the movie Heavenly Creatures, based on a famous 1950s matricide committed in New Zealand by two teenage girls embroiled in an obsessive relationship....


Hash

by Wensley Clarkson Quercus (August 12, 2014)

For millions of people across the world, lighting up a joint is no more controversial than having a cup of tea. But in Hash Wensley Clarkson explores the dark and sinister side of this multi-billion pound business:...


Cocaine Confidential

by Wensley Clarkson Quercus (August 12, 2014)

From those who grow the coca to the end dealers-the inside stories of the people involved in the world of cocaine smuggling Cocaine is the world's most notorious narcotic. It underpins a vast, multi-billion...


Running With Dillinger: The Story of Red Hamilton and Other Forgotten Canadian Outlaws

by Edward Butts Dundurn (February 12, 2008)

From the last men to be hanged in P.E.I to the bandits who plundered banks and trains in Canada and the U.S, this collection of true crime stories picks up where The Desperate Ones left off.


Saboteurs: Wiebo Ludwig's War Against Big Oil

by Andrew Nikiforuk & Chris Hedges Greystone Books (August 30, 2014)

At Trickle Creek in northern Alberta, Wiebo Ludwig thought he’d buffered his tiny religious community from civilization, but in 1990 civilization came calling. A Calgary oil company proposed to drill directly...


Gotti's Rules

by George Anastasia Dey Street Books (January 27, 2015)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Blood and Honor and The Last Gangster—“one of the most respected crime reporters in the country” (60 Minutes)—comes the sure to be headline-making inside...


The Brotherhoods

by Guy Lawson & William Oldham Scribner (November 28, 2006)

INSIDE THE MOB. INSIDE THE NYPD. THE LAST GREAT MAFIA BOOK OF OUR TIME.

The Brotherhoods is the chilling chronicle of the shocking crimes of NYPD detectives Stephen Caracappa and Louis Eppolito, notorious rogue...


This Family of Mine

by Victoria Gotti Pocket Books (September 29, 2009)

For decades, scandalous rumors and sensational tabloid headlines have obscured the truth about one the most famous and intriguing families in modern history: the real players, the real relationships, behind...


Scared Silent

by Mildred Muhammad Strebor Books (October 13, 2009)

SCARED SILENT

In this riveting memoir, Mildred Muhammad, the former wife of convicted "D.C. Sniper" John Muhammad, breaks her silence about the domestic violence she suffered during their marriage and the tragic...


Seven Days of Rage

by Paul LaRosa & Maria Cramer Pocket Books (September 15, 2009)

SEVEN DAYS OF RAGE

The Deadly Crime Spree of the Craigslist Killer

A producer from 48 Hours Mystery teams

with a Boston Globe reporter to reveal the

secret life of the young man known

as the "Craigslist Killer"...


Off the Street: Redemption

by Christopher Baughman Behler Publications (November 18, 2013)

A veteran detective hunts someone from his past to find justice for the brutalized victims of human trafficking.


Dracula's Bloodline: A Florescu Family Saga

by Radu R. Florescu & Matei Cazacu Hamilton Books (August 02, 2013)

This book tells the story of the Florescu family, from its feudal blood ties, to notorious 15th century figure Vlad Tepes (Count Dracula), right up to present day. The authors drew on research that had mostly...


This Is for the Mara Salvatrucha: Inside the MS-13, America's Most Violent Gang

by Samuel Logan Hachette Books (July 07, 2009)

Like any American teenager, Brenda Paz spent much of her time with her friends. They would go to parties, listen to music, and show off their cars late into the night. But Brenda and her friends belonged to...


The Real George Freeman

by Tony Reeves Hybrid Publishers (May 01, 2013)

Sin City, 1970s. Crooked cops take the cream off the top of crime profits. Judges frequent illegal gambling dens. The winners of races are known before the horses have run. Heroin floods the streets, And the...


The Butcher

by Philip Carlo HarperCollins e-books (September 29, 2009)

The New York Times bestselling author of Gaspipe and The Ice Man, Phillip Carlo returns with a hair-raising portrait of arguably the most depraved psychopath in the history of the Mafia, mob enforcer Tommy “Karate”...


Tough Jews: Fathers, Sons, and Ganster Dreams

by Richard Cohen Simon & Schuster (June 18, 2013)

Award-winning writer Rich Cohen excavates the real stories behind the legend of infamous criminal enforcers Murder, Inc. and contemplates the question: Where did the tough Jews go?

In 1930s Brooklyn, there lived...


Montreal's Irish Mafia

by D'Arcy O'Connor HarperCollins Publishers (September 10, 2013)

From the early days as hired muscle for the Italian and Jewish mafias, tunnelling into bank vaults in the '50s and '60s, to the legendary truck heists and bank stick-ups in the '70s, Montreal's Irish mafia-otherwise...


Hell To Pay

by Neal Hall HarperCollins Publishers (September 10, 2013)

Michael Plante, a low-level Hells Angels dog's body in Vancouver, is arrested for extortion in 2003. Coincidentally, police intercept a boat carrying cocaine from Colombia to Vancouver, a shipment arranged by...


Biker

by Jerry Langton HarperCollins Publishers (July 23, 2013)

Set in the a rust-belt city called Springfield, USA, Biker traces the career trajectory of Ned "Crash" Aiken, a small-time high-school drug dealer who rises quickly through the ranks of a major biker gang. He...


Dead Biker

by Jerry Langton HarperCollins Publishers (July 23, 2013)

Ned Aiken had thought he had seen it all. After dropping out of school to run with one of the Midwest`s most powerful outlaw motorcycle gangs, he spent some time with the Russian mafia - just barely escaping...


Gaspipe

by Philip Carlo HarperCollins (October 13, 2009)

The boss of New York's infamous Lucchese crime family, Anthony "Gaspipe" Casso's life in the Mafia was preordained from birth. His rare talent for "earning"—concocting ingenious schemes to hijack trucks, rob...


True Story: Murder, Memoir, Mea Culpa

by Michael Finkel HarperCollins (October 13, 2009)

In the haunting tradition of Joe McGinniss's Fatal Vision and Mikal Gilmore's Shot in the Heart, True Story: Murder, Memoir, Mea Culpa weaves a spellbinding tale of murder, love, and deceit with a deeply personal...


You Can't Win

by Jack Black, Joe Coleman & William S Burroughs Feral House (June 21, 2013)

This underground sensation, with heretofore unpublished material by the author, will be released as a movie in 2013.


Unlocked

by Louis Ferrante HarperCollins (October 13, 2009)

From Louis Ferrante, a one-time mafia thug and federal prison inmate, comes this remarkable and moving memoir of his journey from a life of crime to that of a promising writer

Up until his incarceration, Louis...


Lone Wolf

by Maryanne Vollers HarperCollins (October 13, 2009)

Five years after escaping into the mountains of North Carolina, Eric Rudolph was becoming a figure of folk legend. The FBI had long since abandoned its manhunt—the largest ever on U.S. soil—for the fugitive...


Mr. Capone

by Robert Schoenberg HarperCollins e-books (June 23, 2009)

    All I ever did was to sell beer and whiskey to our best people. All I ever did was to supply a demand that was pretty popular.

    Why, the very guys that make my trade good are the ones that yell...


It Took a Village

by Rubin Scott & Alma Buenavista eBookIt.com (April 10, 2013)

By: Alma Buenvista

Oakland Public School Teacher

With so much to say about Rubin Scott's book, It Takes a Village, if I had to choose one word to encapsulate the essence I would say: inspiring. Rubin Scott unpacks...


Phantom Justice

by Young Boone's Koo eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

Stirring memoir combines prison diaries.

This book provides a unique glimpse into what justice of Indiana was like, and describes harrowing experience with Indiana Justice and Judicial Systems.


Gods of Mischief: My Undercover Vendetta to Take Down the Vagos Outlaw Motorcycle Gang

by George Rowe Atria Books (February 12, 2013)

This is the high-octane, no-holds-barred, true story of a bad guy turned good who busted open one of the most violent outlaw motorcycle gangs in history.

George Rowe’s gritty and harrowing story offers not...


Prisoner 1082: Escape from Crumlin Road Prison, Europe's Alcatraz

by Donal Donnelly The Collins Press (March 01, 2010)

On St Stephen's Day 1960 Dónal Donnelly made his dramatic escape from the prison known as 'Europe's Alcatraz'. Three years earlier, the teenage Dónal had been convicted of membership of the IRA in the first...


American Gangster and Other Tales of New York

by Mark Jacobson, Malcolm Hillgartner & Richard Price Blackstone Publishing (October 10, 2007)

In the 1970s, Frank Lucas was the king of the Harlem drug trade, bringing in over a million dollars a day. He lived a glamorous life, hobnobbing with athletes, musicians, and politicians, but Lucas was a ruthless...


Poison Candy

by Elizabeth Parker, Mark Ebner & Karen White Blackstone Publishing (July 28, 2015)

In August 2009, former madam Dalia Dippolito conspired with a hit man to arrange her ex-con husband's murder. Days later, it seemed as if all had gone according to plan. The beautiful young Dalia came home from...


The Authentic Life of Billy the Kid

by Pat F. Garrett & Daniel Luna Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Of all firsthand accounts of lawlessness in the old Southwest, none is more fascinating than Pat F. Garrett's The Authentic Life of Billy, the Kid. It was first published in 1882, a year after Sheriff Garrett...


The Republic of Pirates

by Colin Woodard & Lewis Grenville Blackstone Publishing (May 01, 2007)

The untold story of a heroic band of Caribbean pirates whose defiance of imperial rule inspired revolt in colonial outposts across the world

In the early eighteenth century, the Pirate Republic was home to some...


Pimp

by Iceberg Slim, Cary Hite & Buck 50 Productions Urban Audiobooks (May 10, 2011)

A blueprint. A bible. What Sun Tzu’s Art of War was to ancient China, Pimp is to the streets. As real as you can get without jumping in, this is the story of Iceberg Slim’s life as he saw, felt, tasted,...


The Nazi and the Psychiatrist

by Jack El-Hai & Arthur Morey Blackstone Publishing (September 10, 2013)

In1945, after his capture at the end of the Second World War, Hermann Göringarrived at an American-run detention center in war-torn Luxembourg, accompaniedby sixteen suitcases and a red hatbox. The suitcases...


Flim-Flam Man

by Jennifer Vogel & Karen White Blackstone Publishing (May 01, 2014)

A frank and intimate portrait of a charismatic,larger-than-life underworld figure, as told by the daughter who nearly followedin his footsteps

"Do unto others before they do unto you," John Vogel used toadvise...


Caveat Emptor

by Ken Perenyi & Dan Butler Blackstone Publishing (May 01, 2013)

The true story of America's greatest art forger! Ten years ago, an FBI investigation was about to expose a scandal in the art world that would have been front-page news in New York and London. After a trail...


Never Tell Our Business to Strangers

by Jennifer Mascia & Robin Miles Blackstone Publishing (May 11, 2010)

When Jennifer Mascia is five years old, the FBI comes for her father. At that moment Jenny realizes that her family isn't exactly normal. What follows are months of confusion marked by visits with her father...


The Less People Know About Us

by Axton Betz-Hamilton, Laurie Winkel & Laurie Catherine Winkel Grand Central Publishing (October 15, 2019)

In this powerful true crime memoir, an award-winning identity theft expert tells the shocking story of the duplicity and betrayal that inspired her career and nearly destroyed her family.Axton Betz-Hamilton...


The Hoax

by Clifford Irving & Joe Barrett Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Novelist Clifford Irving’s “autobiography” of Howard Hughes was the literary hoax of our time. This no-holds-barred confession by the author was first published in Great Britain in 1977, where it became...


Catch Me If You Can

by Frank W. Abagnale, Barrett Whitener & Stan Redding Blackstone Publishing (April 23, 2010)

Catch Me If You Can is the true story of Frank W. Abagnale—alias Frank Williams, Robert Conrad, Frank Adams, and Robert Monjo—one of the most daring con men, forgers, imposters, and escape artists in history....


In with the Devil

by James Keene, Robertson Dean & Hillel Levin Blackstone Publishing (September 28, 2010)

Jimmy Keene grew up outside of Chicago and was destined for greatness on the football field. By the time he reached his twenties, he was rubbing shoulders with famous actors, porn stars, and the children of...


Blood Aces

by Doug J. Swanson & John McLain Blackstone Publishing (August 14, 2014)

The astonishingstory of Benny Binion--a rip-roaring saga of murder, money, and the making ofLas Vegas

Benny Binion was many things: a cowboy, a pioneering casinoowner, a gangster, a killer, and founder of the...


Ghost in the Wires

by Kevin Mitnick, Ray Porter, William L. Simon & Steve Wozniak Blackstone Publishing (August 15, 2011)

Kevin Mitnick, the world’s most wanted computer hacker, managed to hack into some of the country’s most powerful—and seemingly impenetrable—agencies and companies. By conning employees into giving him...


Revolution's End

by Brad Schreiber & Cassandra de Cuir Skyboat Media (August 01, 2017)

Forty years after the Patty Hearst "trial of the century," people still don't know the true story of the events.

Revolution's End fully explains the most famous kidnapping in US history, detailing Patty Hearst's...


The Program

by Toni Natalie & Chet Hardin Grand Central Publishing (October 01, 2019)

A jaw-dropping insider look into the world of the so-called "Hollywood Sex Cult" NXIVM chronicling the rise of enigmatic cult leader, Keith Raniere, from its "Patient Zero," his former girlfriend and test subject...


Rothstein

by David Pietrusza & Grover Gardner Blackstone Publishing (June 25, 2005)

The model for Meyer Wolfsheim from The Great Gatsby and Guys and Dolls' Nathan Detroit, Arnold Rothstein was an underworld genius, racketeer, rumrunner, political fixer, and criminal mastermind who, as F. Scott...