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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, here you’ll find our most popular true crime classics and the most chilling new real-life crime stories. Enjoy your reading and remember, don't have nightmares.

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Our Best True Crime Books

The Pembrokeshire Murders
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Fake Law
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The Secret Barrister
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The Five
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Court Number One
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Wicked Beyond Belief
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Killing For Company
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When the Dogs Don't Bark
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Murder Maps
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Mindhunter
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I'll Be Gone in the Dark
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Talking with Serial Killers
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Forensics
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The Killer Across the Table
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Catch and Kill
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An exhaustive, sumptuously presented guide to some of the nineteenth-century’s most iconic slaughters, Murder Maps delineates not just the cartographic angle to the crimes but also details developments in police methods and scientific and technological breakthroughs.
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Our Best New True Crime Hardbacks

The Last Days of John Lennon
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Fake Law
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We Own This City
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The Unusual Suspect
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Son of Escobar
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Fall
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£18.99
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From Crime to Crime
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Justice on Trial
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£16.99
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Broken Blue Line
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Murder Under the Microscope
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Flash Crash
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The Mind of a Murderer
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These Are Not Gentle People
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We Keep the Dead Close
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We Are Bellingcat
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The Organ Thieves
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Relentless Pursuit
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The Phantom Prince
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Our Best New True Crime Paperbacks

The Five
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Court Number One
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Killing For Company
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When the Dogs Don't Bark
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The Killer Across the Table
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Krays: The Final Word
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Catch and Kill
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Furious Hours
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Chaos
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From Russia with Blood
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The Prison Doctor: Women Inside
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Traces
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£8.99
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I Survived
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Know My Name
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Dopeworld
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£9.99
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Drug War
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£11.99
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The Arsonist
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£9.99
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Criminal Masterminds

The best true crime classics

Wicked Beyond Belief
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Mindhunter
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£9.99
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I'll Be Gone in the Dark
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In Cold Blood
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Helter Skelter
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£9.99
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Papillon
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The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher
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Marching Powder
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Hell's Angels
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The Jigsaw Man
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Homicide
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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
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The Executioner's Song
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Columbine
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Hell's Angel
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£9.99
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Ghettoside
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The People V. O.J. Simpson
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Cruel Britannia

The best British true crime books

The Pembrokeshire Murders
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Somebody's Husband, Somebody's Son
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Yorkshire Ripper
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Somebody's Mother, Somebody's Daughter
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Killing For Company
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The Murders at White House Farm
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Murder in the Graveyard
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My Sister Milly
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The Sleep of Reason
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The Great Train Robbery
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The Who's Who of British Crime
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Sexy Beasts
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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 Black Widow
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£8.99
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Manhunt
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In Search of the Rainbow's End
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The Babes in the Woods Murders
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The Past is a Dangerous Place

The best historical true crime books

Furious Hours
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The Five
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The Fatal Passion of Alma Rattenbury
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They All Love Jack
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The Professor and the Parson
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Conan Doyle for the Defence
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The Murderer of Warren Street
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City of Light, City of Poison
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The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher
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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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Digging in the Dark
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£12.99
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Inside 10 Rillington Place
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Victorian Murders
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The Drugs Don't Work

The best books on the drug trade

County Lines
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Kilo
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Mr Nice
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Drug War
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Dopeworld
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Drug Warrior
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The Last Narco
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Amexica
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Snowblind
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£9.99
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American Kingpin
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£12.99
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Marching Powder
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Zero Zero Zero
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Powder Wars
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Narcoland
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Cocaine Confidential
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Snowing in Bali
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Killing Pablo
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Son of Escobar
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Books Behind Bars

The best prison books 

A Bit of a Stretch
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My Life with Murderers
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You'll Never See Daylight Again
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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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Inside Broadmoor
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War on the Street

The best books on gangs and gangsters

The Dirty Dozen
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The Crossing
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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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The Gangs Of Birmingham
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Gangster Warlords
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The Gangs Of Manchester
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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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Ultra
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Jimmy The Weed
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Going to the Mattresses

The best books on the Mafia

Gomorrah
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Mafia Life
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Mafia
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My Italians
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The Irishman
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The Ice Man
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Cosa Nostra
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The Mafia
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£12.99
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The Honoured Society
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Lucky Luciano
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Vendetta
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Gotti
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Keep it in the Family

The best books on the Krays

Krays: The Final Word
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The Twins - Men of Violence
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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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