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Manson Exposed: A Reporter's 50-Year Journey into Madness and Mur...
by Ivor Davis

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English

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492

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July 18, 2019

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<p>American based Foreign correspondent Ivor Davis, delivers a gripping, “I was there” eye witness, inside story about the most notorious murder spree of the 20th century. </p><p>In <i>Manson Exposed: A Reporter’s Fifty-Year Journey into Madness and Murder,</i> Davis is the brutally honest guide to this true crime horror story.</p><p>In this mix of personal memoir, criticism, and investigative journalism, Davis delivers a truly original take on the byzantine case that terrified and mesmerized the nation, including his new conclusion that THE BEATLES DIDN’T MAKE THEM DO IT.</p><p>Davis was on the front lines of the story and offers vivid, personal accounts, interviews and hitherto unknown details from the very beginning right up to the death of the blue collar psycho named Charles Manson.</p><p> He charts the tragic inside stories not only of the those murdered but of the long list of Collateral Damage victims: the rock star, the Oscar winning director and the entertainment legends, whose lives were also destroyed by Charles Manson and his crackpot acolytes.</p>
Axe Murderers: 6 Horrific True Crime Stories, 1 Common Tool (Murd...
by , True Crime Seven

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English

Pages

145

Publication Date

July 07, 2019

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<b>Would you feel safe, knowing your neighbor has a weapon, that is responsible for acts so terrifying, that they still haunt people till this day?</b> Dozens or even hundreds of years later?<br /><br />“It can’t be true!” Most would say.<br /><br />Like the people whose peaceful lives were cut short - unexpectedly and heartlessly. <br /><br />What was once known as a regular tool, became known as one of the most deadly weapons….<br /><br />From a teenage girl to the mysterious men, whose identities are still covered in the midst of despair. The first installment of the brand-new true crime series “Murderers' Toolbox”, contains six tales all sharing one common thread - six gruesome axe murders. The facts and details are clearly laid out for the reader. Yet, their intents remain as mysterious as nauseating… <br /><br />What made them commit these sickening acts? Are they just born different? Or did the circumstances of life made them snap? Why the barbarous axe?<br /><br />These stories raise many questions and truly make us wonder: “Are we even safe in our own homes?”<br /><br /><b>What Amazon readers are saying:</b><br /><br />★★★★★ 'So suspenseful makes this a real page-turner!'<br /><br />★★★★★ 'I would recommend this book to true crime readers and non-true crime readers alike!'<br /><br />★★★★★ 'Overall this book is fascinating to read and get into the minds of the sick, twisted individuals who murder... I wouldn't read this book in the dark if I were you.'<br /><br />★★★★★ 'The murders were very brutal. Not only were the adults killed, but their children were murdered in the same gruesome way.'<br /><br />★★★★★ 'Couldn't put it down, made sure all my doors were locked, and put the book in the freezer over night!! This is true crime at it's scariest, so read it with a friend.'<br /><br /><b>The danger is closer than you think, and it doesn’t bother knocking the doors… Get your copy now and sneak into the minds of wicked axe murderers, before they sneak into your doors…</b><br />
Gone: Catastrophe in Paradise
by OJ Modjeska

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English

Pages

88

Publication Date

March 16, 2017

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<p><b>A mass of European and American tourists descend on an idyllic tropical island for the holiday of a lifetime. Within hours, hundreds are dead.</b></p><p> What happened? This is the true story of one of history's most tragic and shocking disasters, in which aviation, terrorism, a sudden change in weather and plain old bad luck made for a ruinous mix.</p><p>Discover the mind-boggling facts of this catastrophe in this compelling, action-packed and haunting tale of the human condition that will have you turning the pages to the very end.</p><p>Praise from readers:<br /></p><p><i><b>★★★★★ - "Brings to light an accident that many in the aviation field are aware of, but most average people have no knowledge of. Excellent read."</b></i></p><p><i><b>★★★★★ - "A vivid reportage about an eerie tragedy related to the greatest disaster in airline history."</b></i></p><p><i><b>★★★★★ - "I commend Modjeska for writing about this accident, for reflecting on its meaning, and for helping us as readers to consider all the coincidences that had to align for this accident to occur. An amazing, highly recommended read."</b></i><br /></p>
The Serial Killer Books: 15 Famous Serial Killers True Crime Stor...
by Jack Rosewood

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English

Pages

378

Publication Date

May 01, 2017

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There are reasons why some of the most famous serial killers in the world have names that stick in our memories, send shivers up our spines, make us double-check to make sure the doors are locked at night, and maybe peek under the bed to be sure nothing is lurking there before we turn off the lights.<br /><br />These are monsters who are real, whose crimes are so reprehensible, so horrific, that they become seared in our memories.<br /><br />For this true crime anthology, we’ve combed the serial killer files to give you a closer, more intimate look at some of the worst of the worst from the world of serial killer, combining multiple stories into one perfect late-night read that’s just the thing to keep you up at night, unable to stop turning the pages.<br /><br />For those who love criminology, who can’t put down the latest true crime stories, this collection of stories rivals the best serial killer books, and give you deeper insight into killers ranging from the charismatic, cunning Ted Bundy to the long-abused Aileen Wuornos, whose unimaginable troubles finally came to a very violent head.<br /><br />This diverse collection of serial killer stories, culled from the annals of history, is an ideal choice for the true crime buff who wonders why the monsters of our imaginations came to life and walked the streets, lurking in dark corners to wait for their next victim.<br />
Ignite Your Female Leadership: Thirty-five outstanding stories by...
by , Rusti L Lehay

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English

Pages

473

Publication Date

June 30, 2019

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Female leaders break tradition. Many lead with a soft hand. A caring tone. A gentle nudge. They guide from a desire to create a winning outcome for both themselves and those around them. Leadership is often accompanied by hardships and sacrifices. Every story in this book touches down with some type of trial. Yet, they also speak of perseverance, intuition, and self-determination. Each author shares how they embraced their IGNITE moment and found a new purpose to confidently go in the direction of their dreams, while graciously leading others.<br /><p><br /><i>Ignite Your Female Leadership</i> is an inspiring and insightful book by women, for women. Learning to show up as a leader takes courage. The powerful ignite moments of the 35 women featured in this book are an anthem for all women stepping into themselves and finding their powerful vision and voice. <br /><p><br />This book will IGNITE the female leader in you!!
Julio Cortázar: Una biografía revisada (No Ficcion) (Spanish Ed...
by Miguel Herráez

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Spanish

Pages

354

Publication Date

October 19, 2015

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<b>Una obra de divulgación de uno de los escritores más influyentes en lengua castellana del siglo XX</b> <br /><br />En ella se recoge infinidad de datos acerca de la vida de Cortázar, desde Buenos Aires a París, a partir de un conocimiento completo de su obra. De carácter ameno, el lector descubrirá a la vez, de manera precisa y sorprendente, a la persona y al escritor. Cuenta, además, con un prólogo del escritor nicaragüense Sergio Ramírez, amigo personal de Cortázar.<br /><br /><b>Una biografía completa sobre un autor influyente</b><br /><br />SOBRE EL AUTOR<br /><br />Miguel Herráez (Valencia, 1957), doctor en Filología Española, es profesor universitario en Valencia. Colaborador en revistas y en prensa diaria desde los años setenta (<i>Triunfo</i>, <i>Papeles de Son Armadans</i>, <i>Ínsula</i>, <i>Cuadernos Hispanoamericanos</i>), hasta la fecha ha publicado cuatro novelas, <i>Click</i> (1994), <i>Confía en mí</i> (1999), <i>Bajo la lluvia</i> (2000) y <i>Detrás de los tilos</i> (2007), además de seis libros de relatos. Tiene en su haber el Premio Juan Gil-Albert de Ensayo y el de la Crítica Literaria Valenciana por su volumen <i>La estrategia de la postmodernidad en Eduardo Mendoza</i> (1998). En este género ha publicado, entre otros, <i>Julio Cortázar, el otro lado de las cosas</i> (2001 y ediciones ampliadas en 2003 y 2004, en esta misma editorial en 2011, Julio Cortázar, una biografía revisada), <i>Dos ciudades en Julio Cortázar</i> (2006 y ediciones ampliadas nacionales e internacionales en 2010, en esta misma editorial en 2013), <i>Julio Cortázar, una vida de exiliado</i> (2005), que recoge conferencias dictadas por Miguel Herráez en universidades e instituciones de Europa y América. Asimismo, es responsable de antologías de literatura fantástica, de recopilaciones de la narrativa de Julio Cortázar, de relatos de Mario Benedetti, y del <i>Epistolario de Vicente Blasco Ibáñez-Francisco Sempere</i> (1999). Títulos suyos han sido traducidos al ruso, portugués, italiano y francés.<br /><br />CRÍTICAS<br /><br />- "Los numerosos seguidores del padre de los ‘cronopios’ y ‘famas’ están de enhorabuena. Con este libro podrán sumergirse en las múltiples facetas de su personalidad, en su ‘yo’ más íntimo. Herráez pule hasta el último detalle para seguir la pista a uno de los autores más influyentes." - <b>El Mundo</b><br /><b><br /></b><br />EXTRACTO<br /><br />Cortázar desde mi adolescencia, pues, me ha acompañado siempre. Por eso cuando me encargaron este ensayo biográfico dije rápidamente que sí. A lo largo de los años, había entrado en su obra. Hacerlo ahora en su persona, era lo que me faltaba para completar su mundo. No me ha defraudado. Siguiendo su trayecto desde Banfield hasta París, he obtenido una de las conclusiones que ya intuía y que mejor lo definen por encima del resto: su total ausencia de soberbia, de altivez. No hay gestos de embriaguez, que es lo que más molesta de un autor. Los escritores pequeños son los que más vocean. Esa es precisamente la razón que explica que lo hagan. Cortázar creó un universo peculiar y pasó de engolamientos ante los micrófonos y las cámaras porque prefirió la vida, optó por ella.
Guns Save Lives: 22 Inspirational True Crime Stories of Survival ...
by Robert A. Waters

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English

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140

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February 03, 2019

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Here’s a little-known fact: conservatives, independents, and liberals all own guns. It’s quite honestly one of the only issues that many on both sides of the isle can agree on, regardless of the agenda pushed by a biased media.<br /><br />Guns Save Lives describes 22 dramatic cases of self-defense with firearms in which intended victims stood up to violent criminals who were hell-bent on causing murder and mayhem. These would-be victims heroically protected the lives of their families, themselves, and in some cases, complete strangers, stopping violent and deadly attacks by shooting back.<br /><br />These stories are not embellished. These are actual events. Some are terrifying, some are savage and brutal, and some are heartbreaking. But all of them will keep you on the edge of your seat.<br /><br />The people in this book are every day people like you and me. They want to live peaceful lives. They provide for their families and want to feel safe in their own homes and communities while going about their daily lives. The violent crimes committed against these individuals have affected them mentally, physically, financially, and emotionally. Each bears the scars of the traumatic experience, some on the outside, some on the inside. None of those in this book who used firearms to defend their lives wished to harm anyone, yet all of them did what they had to do in order to survive—even if it meant taking another life.<br /><br />Today we live in an ever-increasing anti-gun environment. In most shootings that make national headlines, the gun itself (and the laws that pertain to firearms in general) has become the de facto issue. News commentators seemingly ignore any other possible reasons for violent acts that involve guns, disregarding mental health disorders, drug abuse, and any other number of reasons.<br /><br />This book tells the other side of the story, and it’s told by the people who lived through horrifying circumstances. In this collection of gripping true crime stories, the author used interviews and firsthand accounts, along with files from law enforcement agencies, forensics, court documents, and other public records. In other words, this book deals evidence and facts.<br /><br />The exciting stories contained within these pages lend credence to the fact that the right to defend oneself spans all walks of life regardless of race, religion, ideologies, gender, or politics.<br /><br />Guns Save Lives contains just a small sample of the hundreds of thousands of stories never reported or barely mentioned in today’s anti-gun climate. These are stories of heroism, survival, and people literally fighting to live another day. Each story would have drastically different outcomes if the intended victims hadn’t had a gun for protection, and the Constitutional right to bear arms. The valuable lesson from the stories found within this book is simple. Guns Save Lives.<br /><br />This book is 40,000 words.
True Crime Stories Volume 10: 12 Shocking True Crime Murder Cases...
by Jack Rosewood

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English

Pages

156

Publication Date

April 06, 2018

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<b>Can’t get enough of gruesome True Crime stories and endless turn of events? Then this book is for you.</b><br /><br />In the following pages of this true crime anthology, you will be introduced to some of the most tragic crime cases in modern history. The twelve crimes profiled in this volume will keep your eyes glued to the pages, although sometimes due to the shocking nature you will undoubtedly want to turn away. <br /><br />The primary theme of this volume is youth violence and some of the factors that have driven kids to kill. Some of the reasons were as shocking as the crimes themselves, such as the case of the two thirteen-year-old boys who killed one of the boy’s grandmother so they could buy some marijuana and have a pizza party. You will also read about teens who killed just for fun, such as Don Collins, while the motives for other teen murderers remain a mystery. <br /><br />The tragic case of the murder of the Doss family highlights that sometimes people, even teenagers, don’t need a reason to kill. Along with the profiles of teen killers are other chapters that examine cold case murder mysteries and other cases that can only be described as strange or bizarre. No matter the content, each of the twelve chapters are riveting and will keep you wanting to read more.<br /><br />So come along for a journey into the depraved criminal mind. The world you are about to enter may frighten and shock you, but you will also be intrigued as you learn what makes some of the worst killers tick…<br />
Devil You Know: The Lurid Affair of the Sunday School Strangler (...
by C.J. March

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English

Pages

110

Publication Date

July 16, 2019

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<p>There are rumors. Someone saw him stark naked in the church library. Others whisper that he visited brothels and engaged in lewd acts involving slaughtered birds… But he’s such a nice young man, that medical student who finds time to teach Sunday School. And the good people of Emmanuel Baptist Church don’t listen to rumors. They should.<br /></p><p>When two young women in San Francisco go missing, Theodore Durrant seems as worried as the rest of the neighborhood. But is he the man they think they know? As the Emmanuel Baptist ladies prepare for Easter festivities, they’ll find more than Easter eggs hidden in the church closet.<br /></p><p><strong>If you’re a fan of Erik Larson's Devil in the White City, Harold Schechter's Little Slaughterhouse on the Prairie, and Truman Capote’s In Cold Blood, you'll love Dead True Crime.</strong><br /></p><p><em>Devil You Know: The Lurid Affair of the Sunday School Strangler</em> is part of <em>Dead True Crime</em>, a series of historical true crime stories of serial killers, bizarre cases, and little-known murderers. Meticulously researched short reads, they’re the perfect length for a flight, the beach, or a sleepless night. <br /></p><p>C.J. March brings you a series of tales that will keep you turning the pages until morning.<br /></p>
A Recipe for Writing Family History
by , Andrew Lee

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English

Pages

96

Publication Date

June 11, 2018

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A Recipe for Writing Family History takes the fuss out of writing stories of your ancestors - the ones you’ve met and those you have not. This writing recipe will flood your mind with family stories and give you the confidence to put their lives in a readable form. You will move past writer’s block and fill pages with facts and details you never thought possible. A Recipe for Writing Family History is the best way to start writing today. Your ancestors will be “Gone, But Not Forgotten.”

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