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True stories

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The Lost Girls

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The Lost Girls

Ava Benny-Morrison

Biography; True crime

Paperback

The chilling true story of the heinous murder of Karlie Pearce-Stevenson and daughter Khandalyce and how the case was cracked.<br... [more]

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Double Trouble: The amazing true story of the After Dark Bandit.

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Double Trouble: The amazing true story of the After Dark Bandit.

Geoff Wilkinson, Ross Brundrett

Biography; True crime

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It was a crime spree like no other. One of the great double acts in Australian criminal history led police on a merry chase... [more]

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The Suicide Bride

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The Suicide Bride

Tanya Bretherton

Biography; True stories; True crime; Australasian & Pacific history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history

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From the author of the acclaimed THE SUITCASE BABY - shortlisted for the Ned Kelly and Nib awards - comes the chilling story... [more]

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King of Spies: The Dark Reign of America's Spymaster in Korea

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King of Spies: The Dark Reign of America's Spymaster in Korea

Blaine Harden

Autobiography: historical, political & military; True war & combat stories; History; Korean War; Espionage & secret services

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Discover the true story of the dark reign of the number one US spy-master in Korea. [more]

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I'll Be Gone in the Dark

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I'll Be Gone in the Dark

Michelle McNamara

True crime; Fiction & Literature

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The #1 New York Times Bestseller A masterful true crime account of the Golden State Killer - the elusive serial rapist... [more]

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The A-Z of Victorian Crime

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The A-Z of Victorian Crime

Neil R. A. Bell, Trevor Bond, Kate Clarke, M.W. Oldridge

Biography; True crime; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

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New paperback edition - This unique work of reference deserves a place on every true crime reader's bookshelf. [more]

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Rebel Women Who Changed Australia

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Rebel Women Who Changed Australia

Susanna De Vries

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Gender studies: women

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Visionaries, pioneers, activists and artists - women who made a difference to Australia An updated and condensed edition... [more]

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The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story

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The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine...

Doug Gold

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Second World War; Prisoners of war

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'An unforgettable love story set in perilous circumstances. It is a reminder that even in the most horrific times love will... [more]

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The Full Catastrophe: Stories From When Life Was So Bad It Was Funny

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The Full Catastrophe: Stories From When Life Was So Bad It Was Funny

Rebecca Huntley, Sarah Macdonald

Biography; True stories

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A funny and heartwarming collection of stories about those moments when we think nothing could get worse... [more]

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Kingdom of Lies: Unnerving adventures in the world of cybercrime

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Kingdom of Lies: Unnerving adventures in the world of cybercrime

Kate Fazzini

True crime; Other warfare & defence issues; Technology: general issues; Computer fraud & hacking; Spyware

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Cybercrime: coming to your phone, computer or self-driving car [more]

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Truthteller: An Investigative Reporter's Journey Through the World of Truth Prevention, Fake News and Conspiracy Theories

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Truthteller: An Investigative Reporter's Journey Through the World of Truth...

Stephen Davis

True stories; Society & Social Sciences; Conspiracy theories; Political corruption; Press & journalism

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There is a war on truth and the liars are winning. Truthteller is an essential guide to how governments and corporations cover... [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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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 stories; True crime; Australasian & Pacific history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history

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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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My Life with Murderers: Behind Bars with the World's Most Violent Men

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My Life with Murderers: Behind Bars with the World's Most Violent Men

David Wilson

Biography; Memoirs; True crime; Violence in society; Criminal or forensic psychology

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A true crime memoir like no other, Professor David Wilson gets inside the mind of a murderer and tries to uncover what drives... [more]

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American Predator: The Hunt for the Most Meticulous Serial Killer of the 21st Century

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American Predator: The Hunt for the Most Meticulous Serial Killer of the...

Maureen Callahan

Biography; Biography: general; True crime

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INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A Washington Post 10 Books To Read in July A Los Angeles Times Seven Highly Anticipated... [more]

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The Night Dragon

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The Night Dragon

Matthew Condon

Biography; True crime

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How a famous cold case, a deadly fire and a quest for justice finally brought down one of Australia's worst killers [more]

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Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

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Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

John Carreyrou

True crime; Reportage & collected journalism; Corporate crime; Business & Economics; Biotechnology industries

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The shocking true story of the biggest corporate fraud since Enron, a gripping cautionary tale set amid the bold promises... [more]

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Beyond the Outback: Gulf Women of Remote North West Queensland

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Beyond the Outback: Gulf Women of Remote North West Queensland

Bronwyn Blake

Biography; True stories; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival

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Twenty women share their incredible stories of surviving and thriving in the remote Australian 'Gulf Country'. [more]

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The Manson Women And Me: Monsters, Morality, and Murder

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The Manson Women And Me: Monsters, Morality, and Murder

Nikki Meredith

Biography; True crime

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The author shares how she visited Leslie Van Houten and Patricia Krenwinkel in prison to find out how they had changed after... [more]

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Melbourne Under Siege: The Moral Panic Behind the Apex Gang and Youth Crime

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Melbourne Under Siege: The Moral Panic Behind the Apex Gang and Youth Crime...

Brian Williams

Biography; True crime

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Melbourne Under Siege is an explosive book that captures the crimes that have Melbourne feeling shocked to their core and... [more]

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Kosciuszko: Two Men Lost in the Wilderness Who Captured the Imagination of a Nation

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Kosciuszko: Two Men Lost in the Wilderness Who Captured the Imagination...

Nick Brodie

True stories; History; Places & peoples: pictorial works

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The disappearance of two young skiers on Mount Kosciuszko in 1928 is the jumping-off point for a history of Australia between... [more]

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Murder on Easey Street: Melbourne's Most Notorious Cold Case

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Murder on Easey Street: Melbourne's Most Notorious Cold Case

Helen Thomas

Biography; Memoirs; True crime

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On a warm night in January, Suzanne Armstrong and Susan Bartlett were savagely murdered in their house on Easey Street, Collingwood... [more]

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When the Dogs Don't Bark: A Forensic Scientist's Search for the Truth

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When the Dogs Don't Bark: A Forensic Scientist's Search for the Truth

Angela Gallop

Biography; True crime; Forensic science; Criminal or forensic psychology

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Fragile Lives meets Kathy Reichs in this fascinating and compelling memoir by the UK's leading forensic scientist, Professor... [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; Christianity; 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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Soulless: The Case Against R. Kelly

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Soulless: The Case Against R. Kelly

Jim DeRogatis

Music; True crime; Sexual abuse & harassment

Hardback

The essential account of R. Kelly's actions and their consequences, a reckoning... [more]

$39.99

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