• The Cadaver King and the Country Dentist: A True Story of Injustice in the American South

    The Cadaver King and the Country Dentist: A True Story of Injustice in the American South

    Balko, Radley

    A reporter and a former criminal defense lawyer expose a corrupt justice system in Mississippi, where two medical professionals concocted phony evidence which resulted in numerous wrongfully convictions.

    Format: Book - 2018 First edition

    Holds: 1 on 6 copies

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  • Ranger Games: A Story of Soldiers, Family and An Inexplicable Crime

    Ranger Games: A Story of Soldiers, Family and An Inexplicable Crime

    Blum, Ben

    In his engrossing debut, Blum investigates the story of an aspiring U.S. Army Ranger who unfathomably participated in an armed robbery hours before being deployed to Iraq.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 1 on 13 copies

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  • The Axeman of New Orleans: The True Story

    The Axeman of New Orleans: The True Story

    Davis, Miriam C.

    Davis examines the still unsolved 1910-1919 New Orleans Axeman murders, the resulting trial of later-exonerated Iorlando and Frank Jordano, and the likelihood that the Axeman continued his murders beyond New Orleans.

    Format: Book - 2017

    Holds: 2 on 3 copies

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  • Death in the Air: The True Story of A Serial Killer, the Great London Smog, and the Strangling of A City

    Death in the Air: The True Story of A Serial Killer, the Great London Smog, and the Strangling of A City

    Dawson, Kate Winkler

    Dawson skillfully weaves together two events in 1950s London that profoundly altered the law: the Great Smog of 1952 and the capture of serial killer John Reginald Christie, who murdered at least seven women.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 1 on 6 copies

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  • Spies in the Family: An American Spymaster, His Russian Crown Jewel, and the Friendship That Helped End the Cold War

    Spies in the Family: An American Spymaster, His Russian Crown Jewel, and the Friendship That Helped End the Cold War

    Dillon, Eva

    The daughter of a Cold War spy, Dillon recounts the true story of two spies on opposite sides of the conflict and their families.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 1 on 3 copies

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  • Black Dahlia, Red Rose: The Crime, Corruption, and Cover-up of America's Greatest Unsolved Murder

    Black Dahlia, Red Rose: The Crime, Corruption, and Cover-up of America's Greatest Unsolved Murder

    Eatwell, Piu Marie

    Through extensive research, Eatwell proposes a new and startling resolution to the still-unsolved 1947 murder of Elizabeth Short, aka “the Black Dahlia,” one of the most infamous cold cases in American history.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 0 on 5 copies

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  • Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI

    Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI

    Grann, David

    This page-turning title exposes a shameful episode in American history: a string of murders perpetrated against the Osage Indian Nation in the 1920s that went unsolved until the involvement of what would become the FBI.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 20 on 55 copies

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  • The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple

    The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple

    Guinn, Jeff

    We’ve all heard the phrase “drank the Kool-Aid.” But how much do you actually know about the Jonestown Massacre? Guinn’s book paints a revealing portrait of charismatic, severely deluded cult leader Jim Jones.

    Format: Book - 2017 First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition

    Holds: 3 on 17 copies

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  • The Man From the Train: The Solving of A Century-old Serial Killer Mystery

    The Man From the Train: The Solving of A Century-old Serial Killer Mystery

    James, Bill

    Renowned baseball writer and statistician Bill James uses unprecedented, dramatically compelling sleuthing techniques to solve a century-old mystery regarding one of the deadliest serial killers in American history.

    Format: Book - 2017 First Scribner hardcover edition

    Holds: 0 on 6 copies

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  • The Death of An Heir: Adolph Coors III and the Murder That Rocked An American Brewing Dynasty

    The Death of An Heir: Adolph Coors III and the Murder That Rocked An American Brewing Dynasty

    Jett, Philip

    In this chilling true account, Philip Jett relates how the Coors family's gilded American dream turned into a nightmare when a meticulously plotted kidnapping went horribly wrong.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 0 on 2 copies

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