Infamous Crimes and Criminals
The Queen: The Forgotten Life Behind an American Myth
The Queen
The Forgotten Life Behind an American Myth
Hardcover      ISBN: 031651330x
An editor for Slate provides an account of the life of one of America's most notorious welfare cheats, who also committed much darker crimes. 50,000 first printing.
Disgraceland: Musicians Getting Away with Murder and Behaving Very Badly
Disgraceland
Musicians Getting Away with Murder and Behaving Very Badly
Hardcover      ISBN: 1538732149
The creator of the acclaimed
Billy the Kid: The Endless Ride
Billy the Kid
The Endless Ride
Paperback      ISBN: 039333063x
Complemented by rare images and period photographs, an evocative re-creation of the life of Billy the Kid journeys behind the sensationalized legend to reveal the real world of the celebrity outlaw, a young man who became one of the most enduring icons of the American West. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
Burned: A Story of Murder and the Crime That Wasn't
Burned
A Story of Murder and the Crime That Wasn't
Hardcover      ISBN: 1524742139
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of No Matter How Loud I Shout reveals key flaws in forensic science that have sent thousands of innocent people to jail, tracing the 1989 story of a wrongly convicted mother of three.
The Less People Know About Us: A Mystery of Betrayal, Family Secrets, and Stolen Identity
The Less People Know About Us
A Mystery of Betrayal, Family Secrets, and Stolen Identity
Hardcover      ISBN: 1538730286
Describes the impact of identity theft on the author
Priceless: How I Went Undercover to Rescue the World's Stolen Treasures
Priceless
How I Went Undercover to Rescue the World's Stolen Treasures
Paperback      ISBN: 0307461483
The creator of the FBI's Art Crime Team recounts his dramatic career, describing high-stakes undercover missions involving valuable stolen antiquities, in an account that covers his role in a famous unsolved crime.
The Assassin's Accomplice: Mary Surratt and the Plot to Kill Abraham Lincoln
The Assassin's Accomplice
Mary Surratt and the Plot to Kill Abraham Lincoln
Paperback      ISBN: 0465024416
A critical study of Mary Surratt, executed by the federal government for her role in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, describes the complex workings of the Lincoln conspiracy from the perspective of its only female participant.
Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News
Bunk
The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News
Paperback      ISBN: 1555978169
Longlisted for the National Book Award for Nonfiction
A Death in Belmont
A Death in Belmont
Paperback      ISBN: 0060742690
Documents the events surrounding the early 1960s serial murder case of the Boston Strangler, recounting how an innocent African-American housekeeper was hastily convicted and how the actual killer, carpenter Albert DeSalvo, eventually confessed.
Get Capone: The Secret Plot That Captured America's Most Wanted Gangster
Get Capone
The Secret Plot That Captured America's Most Wanted Gangster
Paperback      ISBN: 1416580603
Traces the criminal investigation of the notorious mobster, documenting his rise during the Prohibition era, the legal strategy that enabled his prosecution, and the possibility that he was innocent of the St. Valentine's Day massacre.