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Walking Towards Thunder: The true story of a whistleblowing cop who took on corruption and the Church

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Walking Towards Thunder: The true story of a whistleblowing cop who took...

Peter Fox

Biography; Memoirs; True crime; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Police & security services; Political corruption; Crime Chronicle - True Crime

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'All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.' [more]

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Australian Heist

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Australian Heist

James Phelps

True crime; History; Advocate - History

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Australia's Number 1 True Crime Writer on Australia's Greatest Gold Robbery. [more]

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The Last Bushrangers

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The Last Bushrangers

Mike Munro

True crime; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Advocate - History

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The story of Australia's last bushranging gang - the murderous Kenniff gang [more]

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Bowraville

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Bowraville

Dan Box

Biography; True crime

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A true crime story cannot often be believed, at least at the beginning. In Bowraville, all three of the victims were Aboriginal.... [more]

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The Adventures of Maud West, Lady Detective: Secrets and Lies in the Golden Age of Crime

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The Adventures of Maud West, Lady Detective: Secrets and Lies in the Golden...

Susannah Stapleton

Biography; True crime; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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The enthralling true story of the curious life and career of Maud West, one of Britain's first and best-known female detectives.... [more]

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The Feather Thief: The Natural History Heist of the Century

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The Feather Thief: The Natural History Heist of the Century

Kirk Wallace Johnson

True crime; Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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vivid and arresting' The TimesOne summer evening in 2009, twenty-year-old musical prodigy Edwin Rist broke into the Natural... [more]

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Reasonable Doubt: Spies Police and the Croatian Six

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Reasonable Doubt: Spies Police and the Croatian Six

Hamish McDonald

Biography; True crime

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Did an unreformed police force, inept politicians, scheming security men and mutually back-slapping judges lead to Australia's... [more]

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Milk Blood: A Father's Choice, the Family's Price

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Milk Blood: A Father's Choice, the Family's Price

Adrian Simon

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; True crime; Family & relationships

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And how do you think you'd turn out if your father was a convicted heroin trafficker? [more]

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The Suitcase Baby: The heartbreaking true story of a shocking crime in 1920s Sydney

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The Suitcase Baby: The heartbreaking true story of a shocking crime in 1920s...

Tanya Bretherton

Biography; True crime; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2018 NED KELLY AWARD, DANGER PRIZE AND WAVERLEY LIBRARY NIB SYDNEY, 1923: a suitcase washed up on a... [more]

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The Snapshot Killer: The shocking true story of predator and serial killer Christopher Wilder - from Sydney's beaches to America's Most Wanted

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The Snapshot Killer: The shocking true story of predator and serial killer...

Duncan McNab

Biography; True crime

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A chilling journey into the life and mind of charming and persuasive predator and serial killer Christopher Wilder, who murdered... [more]

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Zealot: A book about cults

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Zealot: A book about cults

Jo Thornely

True crime; Religion & beliefs; Christian & quasi-Christian cults & sects; Contemporary non-Christian & para-Christian cults & sects; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects

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Based on the popular Australian podcast ZEALOT, this is a comprehensive look at cults around the world and why people are... [more]

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In God's Name

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In God's Name

David A. Yallop

True crime; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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The revised new edition of the searing investigation into the murder of Pope John Paul I that has sold over 6 million copies.... [more]

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A False Report: The chilling true story of the woman nobody believed

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A False Report: The chilling true story of the woman nobody believed

T. Christian Miller, Ken Armstrong

Biography; True crime; Sexual abuse & harassment

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Previously published as 'A False Report'The real-life investigation behind the forthcoming NETFLIX series: two Pulitzer Prize-winning... [more]

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Traces: The memoir of a forensic scientist and criminal investigator

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Traces: The memoir of a forensic scientist and criminal investigator

Patricia Wiltshire

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; True crime; Forensic science; The natural world, country life & pets

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In Traces, Professor Patricia Wiltshire will take you on a journey through the fascinating edgeland where nature and crime... [more]

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Cold Case Investigations

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Cold Case Investigations

Xanthe Mallett

Biography; True stories; True crime; Criminal or forensic psychology; Crime Chronicle - True Crime

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Leading forensic anthropologist Dr Xanthe Mallett brings a fresh perspective to seven of Australia's most intriguing cold... [more]

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Mrs Escobar: My life with Pablo

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Mrs Escobar: My life with Pablo

Victoria Eugenia Henao

Biography; Memoirs; True crime

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**A Sunday Times Book of the Year** The closest you'll ever get to the most infamous drug kingpin in modern history, told... [more]

$35.00

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Hate Mail

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Hate Mail

Mark Morri

Biography; True crime; Organised crime; Crime Chronicle - True Crime

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Sydney, 1998. Personal trainer Brett Boyd arrives home to find a package waiting in the driveway. It's addressed to his girlfriend,... [more]

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The Pretty Girl Killer

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The Pretty Girl Killer

Andrew Byrne

True crime; Fiction & Literature

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This is the story of Christopher Wilder- the surf-loving son of a decorated naval war hero born in the suburbs of Sydney,... [more]

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A Woman Like Her: The Short Life of Qandeel Baloch

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A Woman Like Her: The Short Life of Qandeel Baloch

Sanam Maher

Biography; Biography: general; True crime; Criminal investigation & detection

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`The powerful story of a woman who was ahead of her time' Mishal Husain, presenter at BBC World News, BBC Weekend News, BBC... [more]

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Life Sentence: My last eighteen months

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Life Sentence: My last eighteen months

Carl Williams, Carl Williams

Biography; Memoirs; True crime

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The extraordinary letters detailing Carl Williams last eighteen months in jail, discovered after his death. [more]

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The Killing Chronicle: Police Service and Shattered Lives

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The Killing Chronicle: Police Service and Shattered Lives

Alan Leek

Biography; True crime; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific

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Early 20th century criminals were at their worst and their excesses created havoc. The times were hard and made even more... [more]

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Dopeworld: Adventures in Drug Lands

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Dopeworld: Adventures in Drug Lands

Niko Vorobyov

Biography; True crime; Society & culture: general; Drugs trade & trafficking; Organised crime

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A definitive and global exploration into the war on drugs and the effect it's having on humanity. [more]

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My Friend Anna: The true story of the fake heiress of New York City

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My Friend Anna: The true story of the fake heiress of New York City

Rachel DeLoache Williams

Biography; True crime; Hoaxes & deceptions

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How does it feel to be betrayed by your closest friend? A close friend who turns out to be the most prolific grifter in New... [more]

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The Good Bloke

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The Good Bloke

Charles Staunton

Biography; Autobiography: general; True crime; Local history

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The colourful life, crimes and adventures of Charles 'The Good Bloke' Staunton. [more]

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Fake: A startling true story of love in a world of liars, cheats, narcissists, fantasists and phonies

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Fake: A startling true story of love in a world of liars, cheats, narcissists,...

Stephanie Wood

Biography; Memoirs; True crime; Gender studies: men; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage

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Women the world over are brought up to hope, even expect, to find the man of their dreams and live happily ever after. When... [more]

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