Posts under Tag: books
Different Narratives: The Jameses’ The Man From The Train

Bill and Rachel McCarthy James know how to tell a crime story

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For The Thrill Of It Needs Juuuust A Bit More Thrill

Simon Baatz’s book on Leopold and Loeb is very good, not quite great

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More Like ‘RAGE And The Justice System’

Jon Krakauer’s Missoula: Rape And The Justice System In A College Town is excellent writing on an enraging topic

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John Douglas And Mark Olshaker’s Law & Disorder Is Typical Of Their Work

In good ways and bad.

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Halfway Heaven Is Halfway To A Minor Classic

Melanie Thernstrom’s account of a Harvard murder-suicide struggles with the personal

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‘The Case Was Always About Her’: Honor Bound: My Journey To Hell And Back With Amanda Knox

Karen Belz digs into Raffaele Sollecito’s case memoir

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Picking Out Of A Line-Up: Well-Worn Paperbacks

Five true-crime plane reads to snag from the used bookstore…or leave for another victim

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Getting To Know Meredith

Meredith Kercher’s father John on the life and death of his daughter in the shadow of Amanda Knox

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Most Wanted: August 2, 2016

Jazz murders and writers’ sons.

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Most Wanted: 25 July 2016

Eddie Waitkus, Amy Bishop, and life on the registry

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