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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 Bestselling True Crime Books

I'll Be Gone in the Dark
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Killers of the Flower Moon
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McMafia
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Talking with Psychopaths
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Mindhunter
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A Forger's Tale
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I Let Him Go
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Talking with Serial Killers
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Vulgar Favours
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Slave
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Forensics
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Death Row: The Final Minutes
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The Real Peaky Blinders
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Hunting El Chapo
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The Krays: The Prison Years
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Girl A
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The Fact of a Body
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The Secret Barrister
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Class of '88
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My Little Eye
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Tracking a Serial Killer
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The Murderer of Warren Street
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The Godfather Of British Crime
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Fast Eddie
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Somebody's Mother, Somebody's Daughter
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My Sister Milly
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In Your Defence
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Conan Doyle for the Defence
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Red Card
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Strangeways
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Killing Goldfinger
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Drug Wars
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Criminal Masterminds

True crime 'classics'

Helter Skelter
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Mindhunter
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Homicide
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The People V. O.J. Simpson
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In Cold Blood
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Hell's Angels
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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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Papillon
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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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Cruel Britannia

British true crime books

 

Wicked Beyond Belief
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Sexy Beasts
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One Last Job
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Face to Face with Evil
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The Murders at White House Farm
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A History Of British Serial Killing
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The Great Train Robbery
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Yorkshire Ripper
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Somebody's Husband, Somebody's Son
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Fred And Rose
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Happy Like Murderers
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A Very British Murder
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Books Behind Bars

Books on prison life

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

Our choice of books on gangs and gangsters

 

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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Going to the Mattresses

Books on the Mafia

 

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

The Krays

The Krays: The Prison Years
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Bringing Down The Krays
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The Profession of Violence
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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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The Twins
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Reggie Kray's East End Stories
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The Krays and Me
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Me and My Brothers
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Doing the Business
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The Krays: A Violent Business
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One of the Family
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The Drugs Don't Work

The best true crime books on the drug trade

The Last Narco
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Marching Powder
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Snowblind
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Zero Zero Zero
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Powder Wars
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Chasing the Scream
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The Infiltrator
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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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El Narco
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American Kingpin
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The Past is a Dangerous Place 

Historical true crime books

 

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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A Different Class of Murder
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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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