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Papillon

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Papillon

Henri Charriere

Biography; Biography: general; Autobiography: historical, political & military; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Prisons

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An immediate sensation upon its publication in 1969, Papillon is a vivid memoir of brutal penal colonies, daring prison breaks... [more]

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The Girl with Seven Names: Escape from North Korea

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The Girl with Seven Names: Escape from North Korea

Hyeonseo Lee

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival

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An extraordinary insight into life under one of the world's most ruthless and secretive dictatorships - and the story of one... [more]

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Creepy Crawling: Charles Manson and the Many Lives of America's Most Infamous Family

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Creepy Crawling: Charles Manson and the Many Lives of America's Most Infamous...

Jeffrey Melnick, Jeffrey Melnick

Biography; True crime; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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A fascinating look at how one of the most notorious murderers of the 20th Century, Charles Manson, infiltrated American culture,... [more]

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My Mother, a Serial Killer

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My Mother, a Serial Killer

Hazel Baron

Biography; Biography: general; True crime

Paperback

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Murder Beyond the Grave (Murder Is Forever: Volume 3)

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Murder Beyond the Grave (Murder Is Forever: Volume 3)

James Patterson

Biography; True crime

Paperback

Two true-crime cases from the hit TV series Murder is ForeverMURDER BEYOND THE GRAVE: Stephen Small has it all - a Ferrari,... [more]

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Out of Thin Air: A True Story Of Impossible Murder In Iceland

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Out of Thin Air: A True Story Of Impossible Murder In Iceland

Anthony Adeane

Biography; True crime

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The bizarre true crime case that has gripped Iceland for four decades. [more]

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The Corporation

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The Corporation

T. J. English

Biography; True crime

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A fascinating, cinematic, multigenerational history of the Cuban mob in the US from America's top chronicler of organized... [more]

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Sophie Scholl and the White Rose

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Sophie Scholl and the White Rose

Annette Dumbach, Jud Newborn

True war & combat stories; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; European history; Second World War; Political activism

Paperback

Republished in 2018 to commemorate the 75 years since their arrest & execution. This updated edition includes a new preface... [more]

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Ice Nation: Cracking an Ice Syndicate: A Detective's Gripping Inside Story

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Ice Nation: Cracking an Ice Syndicate: A Detective's Gripping Inside Story...

Jason Bray

Biography; True crime

Paperback

The extraordinary true story of a violent ice trafficking syndicate that operated in northeast Victoria and southern New South... [more]

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The Sting: The Undercover Operation That Caught Daniel Morcombe's Killer

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The Sting: The Undercover Operation That Caught Daniel Morcombe's Killer...

Kate Kyriacou

Biography; True crime

Paperback

The Sting takes you on a journey behind Australia's most sensational undercover bust, revealing extraordinary new details.<br... [more]

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Home Sweet Murder (Murder Is Forever: Volume 2)

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Home Sweet Murder (Murder Is Forever: Volume 2)

James Patterson

Biography; True crime

Paperback

Two true-crime cases from the hit TV series Murder is ForeverHOME SWEET MURDER: Lawyer Leo Fisher and his wife Sue are enjoying... [more]

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Lincoln's Last Trial: The Murder Case That Propelled Him to the Presidency

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Lincoln's Last Trial: The Murder Case That Propelled Him to the Presidency...

Dan Abrams, David Fisher

Biography: historical, political & military; True crime; History; History of the Americas; American Civil War; Political leaders & leadership

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Instant New York Times bestseller! A Washington Independent Review of Books Favorite Book of 2018 A Suspense Magazine... [more]

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The Journalist And The Murderer

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The Journalist And The Murderer

Janet Malcolm

Biography; True stories; Criminal investigation & detection; Press & journalism

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In 1970 Jeffrey MacDonald was accused of murdering his pregnant wife, and the journalist Joe McGinniss decided to write a... [more]

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The Good Mothers: The True Story of the Women Who Took on the World's Most Powerful Mafia

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The Good Mothers: The True Story of the Women Who Took on the World's Most...

Alex Perry

Biography; True crime; Organised crime

Paperback

You are born into it or marry in. Loyalty is absolute, bloodshed revered and you kill or go to your grave before betraying... [more]

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The Court Reporter

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The Court Reporter

Jamelle Wells

Biography; True crime

Paperback

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Operation Chaos: The Vietnam Deserters Who Fought the CIA, the Brainwashers, and Themselves

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Operation Chaos: The Vietnam Deserters Who Fought the CIA, the Brainwashers,...

Matthew Sweet

True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; History; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; The Cold War; Vietnam War; Espionage & secret services

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Operation Chaos tells the real life thrilling story of a group of U.S. military deserters who found asylum in Sweden during... [more]

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The Best Of  News Weekly: Independent opinion for independent minds.

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The Best Of News Weekly: Independent opinion for independent minds.

News Weekly

True crime; Society & Social Sciences

Paperback

Collection of issue-based articles from News Weekly archives spanning 2014-2016 Over the last three years, the National... [more]

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An Accidental Hero

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An Accidental Hero

Guy Sherborne

Biography; True war & combat stories

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'In these pages lies the story of a brave young Australian fighter pilot who, on August 19, 1944, launched from the British... [more]

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Brave

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Brave

Rose McGowan

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

Paperback

`My life, as you will read, has taken me from one cult to another. BRAVE is the story of how I fought my way out of these... [more]

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A Hope More Powerful than the Sea

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A Hope More Powerful than the Sea

Melissa Fleming

Biography; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Refugees & political asylum

Paperback

A young refugee's story of terror, love and survival [more]

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Black Edge: Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street

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Black Edge: Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down...

Sheelah Kolhatkar

True crime; Business & Economics; International finance; Investment & securities

Paperback

How do super-rich bankers get away with it?<br /><br />There is a powerful... [more]

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15:17 to Paris (Film Tie-In)

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15:17 to Paris (Film Tie-In)

Anthony Sadler

Biography; Memoirs; True crime

Paperback

On 21 August 2015, Ayoub al-Khazzani boarded a train in Brussels bound for Paris. Khazzani's mission was clear- he had an... [more]

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The Interesting Narrative

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The Interesting Narrative

Olaudah Equiano

Autobiography: historical, political & military; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Slavery & abolition of slavery

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The Interesting Narrative is a first-hand account of the horrors of slavery, published on the eve of the British abolition... [more]

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Surviving Execution: A Miscarriage of Justice and the Fight to End the Death Penalty

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Surviving Execution: A Miscarriage of Justice and the Fight to End the Death...

Ian Woods

Biography; Autobiography: general; True crime

Paperback

The true story of a death row inmate, awaiting execution, whose case could help kill capital punishment, and his friendship... [more]

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The Flying Kangaroo: Great Untold Stories of Qantas... The Heroic, the Hilarious and the Sometimes Just Plain Strange

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The Flying Kangaroo: Great Untold Stories of Qantas... The Heroic, the Hilarious...

Jim Eames

True stories; History; Social & cultural history; Aerospace & air transport industries; Aviation skills & piloting

Paperback

Brings to full and rich life the extraordinary characters, events and challenges that have made Qantas an Australian icon.... [more]

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