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Whatever dark corner you wish to enter, we have the perfect book to guide you.  From the chilling In Cold Blood by Truman Capote, to Robert Sabbag's cocaine classic Snowblind via John Dickie's wonderful study of the Mafia, Cosa Nostra. Enjoy your reading and remember, don't have nightmares.

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Our Best True Crime Books

The Secret Barrister
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Doing Justice
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The Vory
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I'll Be Gone in the Dark
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When the Dogs Don't Bark
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Talking with Serial Killers
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The Gypsy Code
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My Life with Murderers
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Mindhunter
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Forensics
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The Stranger Beside Me
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Strangeways
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Helter Skelter
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Manhunt
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Silent Sisters
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Our Best New True Crime Books

Crossing the Line of Duty
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The Mechanism
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Bad Blood
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Court Number One
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The Murder of Rosa Luxemburg
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Making Evil
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£14.99
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The Murderer of Warren Street
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The Twins - Men of Violence
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The Feather Thief
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The Good Mothers
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Voices from the Blue
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Nine Lives
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Operation Playboy
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Bones
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My Mother, the Psychopath
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Cruel Britannia

The best British true crime books

 

Somebody's Mother, Somebody's Daughter
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Wicked Beyond Belief
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Somebody's Husband, Somebody's Son
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Yorkshire Ripper
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The Great Train Robbery
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A History Of British Serial Killing
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A Fine Day for a Hanging
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Happy Like Murderers
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Sexy Beasts
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One Last Job
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ROSE WEST: The Making of a Monster
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Face to Face with Evil
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The Murders at White House Farm
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Somebody's Husband, Somebody's Son
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Fred & Rose
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A Very British Murder
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Criminal Masterminds

The best true crime 'classics'

Homicide
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In Cold Blood
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Helter Skelter
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I'll Be Gone in the Dark
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Papillon
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Hell's Angels
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Mindhunter
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The People V. O.J. Simpson
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People Who Eat Darkness
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Ghettoside
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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
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The Executioner's Song
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Pimp: The Story Of My Life
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My Dark Places
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The Jigsaw Man
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The Drugs Don't Work

The best books on the drug trade

Drug Warrior
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The Last Narco
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El Narco
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Amexica
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Snowblind
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Chasing the Scream
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American Kingpin
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Marching Powder
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Zero Zero Zero
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Powder Wars
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Mr Nice
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Narcoland
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Cocaine Confidential
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Snowing in Bali
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Books Behind Bars

The best prison books 

Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg
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Midnight Express
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Banged Up Abroad: Hellhole
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Life in Strangeways
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Orange Is the New Black
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Close But No Cigar
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The Parkhurst Years
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Killing Time
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Inside Alcatraz
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Hotel K
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A Prison Diary Volume I
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The Damage Done
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War on the Street

The best books on gangs and gangsters

 

The Vory
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The Mammoth Book of Gangs
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Siberian Education
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Hell's Angel
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Gang War
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Gangster Warlords
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The Gangs Of Manchester
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London's Gangs at War
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Gangs Of London
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The Gangs Of Birmingham
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The Gangs Of Liverpool
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Hoods
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Young Blood
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Young Guns
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No Angel
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Legends of the Firm
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Gangs
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Gangs II
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Going to the Mattresses

The best books on the Mafia

 

Mafia Life
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White Shotgun
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Mafia
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Gomorrah
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My Italians
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The Ice Man
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Into the Heart of the Mafia
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Cosa Nostra
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The Mafia
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The Honoured Society
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Lucky Luciano
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£11.99
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Vendetta
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I Heard You Paint Houses
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Mafia
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Keep it in the Family

The best books on the Krays

The Twins - Men of Violence
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Reggie Kray's East End Stories
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The Profession of Violence
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The Krays: The Prison Years
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Bringing Down The Krays
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The Cult Of Violence
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Our Story
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The Kray Madness
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Me and My Brothers
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The Krays: A Violent Business
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One of the Family
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The Past is a Dangerous Place 

The best historical true crime books

 

The Five
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The Murderer of Warren Street
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City of Light, City of Poison
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They All Love Jack
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The Suspicions of Mr Whicher
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The Wicked Boy
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The Wicked Boy
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The Devil In The White City
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Mr Briggs' Hat
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The Autobiography of Jack the Ripper
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The Napoleon of Crime
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Naming Jack the Ripper
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The Unreliable Life of Harry the Valet
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Digging in the Dark
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