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Blogs
April 30 2016

Entire Police Department Resigns, Zodiac Killer is Back, Gator Selfies, and more: The Bullet List

These are some of the more interesting true crime related stories from the past week (04/23/16...
Blogs
April 25 2016

Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in May 2016

April showers bring May flowers, which sadly rings true in the world of streaming media, as Netflix...
Blogs
April 23 2016

Bacon Thief From the Future, High-Speed Food Fight, Bulldozers Battle, and More: The Bullet List

These are some of the more interesting true crime related stories from the past week (04/16/16...
Blogs
April 22 2016

Robber Leaves Perfect Footprint Trail for Police

Police in England received a call about a break-in at a second hand shop in the town of Easington...
Excerpts
April 21 2016

True Crime Addict: Audio Excerpt

Investigative journalist James Renner has been investigating Maura Murray’s disappearance...
Blogs
April 19 2016

Forensics: What Bugs, Burns, Prints, DNA, and More Tell Us About Crime by Val McDermid

Forensics: What Bugs, Burns, Prints, DNA, and More Tell Us About Crime by Val McDermid is a sprawling...
Blogs
April 15 2016

Bank Robbers Fool Security with Aluminum Foil Armor

We go international for this one… In Brazil a couple of bank robbers adorned themselves from...
Excerpts
April 15 2016

Snatched: New Excerpt

Snatched by Bruce Porter—author of the NYT bestseller Blow—is the true story of a woman...
Excerpts
April 12 2016

Left of Boom: New Excerpt

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Left of Boom by Douglas Laux and Ralph Pezzullo recounts Laux's story, who, after the attacks...
Blogs
April 9 2016

Defecation on Lawn Stabbing, Motel Owner Peeping on Sex, Chase Ends with Selfies, and more: The Bullet List

These are some of the more interesting true crime related stories from the past week (04/02/16...
Blogs
April 5 2016

Q&A with Doug Laux, Former CIA Case Officer and Author of Left of Boom

Read this exclusive Q&A with Doug Laux, author of Left of Boom, and then make sure you're...
Blogs
April 2 2016

1,400 Bags of Heroin Hidden Inside Rectum, First-Grader Poison Plot, 13 Dead Chickens, and more: The Bullet List

These are some of the more interesting true crime related stories from the past week (03/26/16...
Blogs
March 28 2016

Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in April 2016

  “Remember, remember the fifth of November of gunpowder treason and plot. I know...
Blogs
March 26 2016

Easter Bunny Fight, Waldo Arrested, Sextortion, and More: The Bullet List

These are some of the more interesting crime related stories from the past week (03/19/16 - 03/26/16): Mall...
Blogs
March 23 2016

American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson 1.08: “A Jury in Jail” Episode Review

This week, like a few weeks back, we get a re-run of Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World on FX...
Blogs
March 23 2016

Serial Killer Playing Cards

Dead Man’s Hand. You won’t need aces and eights for murder with these serial killer...
Blogs
March 22 2016

Did Lizzie Borden Murder Her Father and Stepmother?

On the morning of August 4, 1892, both Abby and Andrew Borden were brutally murdered—cause...
Blogs
March 17 2016

Who Killed Little Johnny Gill? by Kathryn McMaster

He's just seven years old. He's your son. You wave goodbye to him one morning and then he...
Excerpts
March 17 2016

Shadow on the Mountain: New Excerpt

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Shadow on the Mountain: Nancy Pfister, Dr. William Styler, and the Murder of Aspen's Golden Girl...
Blogs
March 10 2016

When the Husband Is the Suspect by F. Lee Bailey

It's True Crime Thursday, and that means the ebook of When the Husband Is the Suspect by F. Lee...
Blogs
March 9 2016

American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson 1.06: “Marcia, Marcia, Marcia” Episode Review

“Marcia, Marcia, Marcia” is the title of this week’s episode of American Crime...
Blogs
March 9 2016

Customizable, Vintage Bookmark with “Stay Put” Design

I read dead people. Whether you read the newest bestseller, the timeless classic, or the densest...
Excerpts
March 7 2016

Takedown: New Excerpt

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Takedown: A Small-Town Cop's Battle Against the Hells Angels and the Nation's Biggest Drug...
Blogs
March 7 2016

Picture Perfect: The Jodi Arias Story

This chilling, true crime tale is currently discounted in ebook form for this week only. Make sure...
Blogs
March 2 2016

Oh the Places He’d Been: An Exploration of Dr. Seuss

Dear Reader, Please accept this post as an invitation to consider Dr. Theophrastus Seuss,...
Blogs
March 1 2016

Who Is the Scariest Real-Life Serial Killer?

Serial killers have terrorized the world for years, but despite the unspeakable acts of violence...
Excerpts
February 26 2016

A Murder Over a Girl: New Excerpt

A Murder Over a Girl by Ken Corbett is a psychologist's gripping, troubling, and moving exploration...
Excerpts
February 25 2016

I, Spy: How to Be Your Own Private Investigator: New Excerpt

I, Spy: How to Be Your Own Private Investigator by Daniel Ribacoff is the quintessential book for...
Blogs
February 24 2016

Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in March 2016

The month of March is huge for Netflix—particularly for their own Netflix Originals.  After...
Blogs
February 24 2016

American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson 1.04: “100 Percent Not Guilty”

One of the things that American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson has been...