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If I Knew Then

By: Fisher, Amy; and Woliver, Robbie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pymble, NSW, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU60

ISBN: 0732282187

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 376g, 272pgs. The woman known as the Long Island Lolita finally talks about her crime, her life in prison and starting over. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Killer Among Us: Public Reactions to Serial Murder

By: Fisher, Joseph. C

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westport, USA, Praeger Publishers: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU27

ISBN: 0275955583

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 550gms, 236 pages, blank endpapers. Drawing upon 20th-Century media coverage and on 19th-Century tabloid accounts of Jack the Ripper, the author constructs vivid and provocative portrayals of the ways in which some of the most notorious serial killers affected the communities they terrorized. Book is in good condition with minor to very little general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with very little shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 ite... View more info

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Woman Who Wasn't There, The: The True Story of the Fraud That Shocked America

By: Fisher, Robin Gaby; and Guglielmo Jr., Angelo J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Crows Nest, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU77

ISBN: 1743311885

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 408g, 291 pages. This book is about Tania Head and her story about escaping the September 11 bombings which turned out over time to be a hoax. It is the story of one of the most audacious and bewildering quests for acclaim in recent memory - one that poses fascinating questions about the essence of morality and the human need for connection at any cost. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Virago Book of The Joy of Shopping, The

By: Foulston, Jill (ed)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, UK, Virago Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS85

ISBN: 184408275X

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 470g, 308pgs, coloured endpapers. Shopping has always been an art, a chore, a pleasure - even a danger, from the department stores of the nineteenth century, to the desperate five-finger discounts. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them... View more info

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This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial

By: Garner, Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, The Text Publishing Company: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU139

ISBN: 1922079200

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 442gms, 300 pages. On Father's Day 2005, three young boys drowned when the car their father was driving went off the road and plunged into a dam. Was it possible that this could be a deliberate act, an embittered ex-hudband's revenge on his wife? When the case went to court, it became Garner's obsession, and she followed the proceedings until the final verdict. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Parker & Hulme: A Lesbian View

By: Glamuzina, Julie; and Laurie, Alison J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Auckland, New Zealand, New Women's Press Ltd: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU97

ISBN: 0908652542

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, first edition, 288gms, 214 pages. In June 1954, in Christchurch, Juliet Hulme and Pauline Parker, aged 15 and 16, killed Pauline Parker's mother. This event resulted in a sensational court case, extensive local and international media coverage, and a public association of lasbianism with evil, insanity and murder. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Wraps show some light curling and creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Cold Cases: Criminals Finally Brought to Justice

By: Greig, Charlotte

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Dingley, Australia, Ice Water Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU105

ISBN: 1841938149

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 424gms, 208 pages. This book documents some of the most fascinating cold cases. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Innocent Killer, The: A Wrongful Conviction and Its Astonishing Aftermath

By: Griesbach, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Windmill Books: 2016

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: TRU119

ISBN: 0099510847

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 330gms, 281 pages. The inside story of the Steven Avery case, the subject of the hit series Making a Murderer. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Innocent Man, The: Murder and Injustice In a Small Town

By: Grisham, John

Price: $5.50

Publisher: London, England, Arrow Books: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU1700

ISBN: 0099493578

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 288gms, 501 pages. John Grisham's first work of non-fiction is an exploration of small town justice gone terribly awry. It is the story of a 21 year old cocktail waitress in Ada named Debra Sue Carter who was raped and murdered by Dennis Fritz and Ron Williamson (Major league baseball player). Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Introduction to Crime and Criminology 3, An

By: Hayes, Hennessey; and Prenzler, Tim (eds)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Frenchs Forest, Australia, Pearson Australia: 2008

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: EDU28

ISBN: 1442545240

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint of third edition, 728gms, 350 pages. The authors present and analyse the various ways that crime is defined and measured, the many and varied dimensions of crime, the broad range of theories offered to explain crime, as well as some of the main ways governments and other agencies respond to and attempt to prevent crime. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other preloved markings. View more info

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Famous Trials: From Murder to treason- the Sensational Courtroom Dramas Which Make Up Legal History

By: Hodge, Harry; Hodge, James. H. (eds)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Hammersmith, England, Penguin Books Ltd: 1984

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: TRU37

ISBN: 0140069240

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, Fifth Edition, 225gms, 376pages. Husbands and wives, lovers and prostitutes throng these pages as the drama of their lives unfolds and the truth proves itself far more compulsive than any fiction. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear, moderate to heavy page discolouration throughout, creasing to the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stoc... View more info

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Underworld UK: Women Who Kill (Hell Hath No Fury)

By: Howard, Vanessa

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, England, Quercus: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU116

ISBN: 1849160244

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 206gms, 256 pages. Includes the following female murderers: Chelsea O'Mahoney; Heather Stephenson-Snell; Edith McAlinden; and the mother of Baby P. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen and texta mark on the inside front page from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

Shallow Graves: The Concealments of Killers

By: Hoysted, Peter; and Kidd, Paul B.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Rowville, Australia, The Five Mile Press Pty Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU2

ISBN: 1865038865

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 386gms, 236 pages. Includes some the most mysterious, bizarre and horrendous murder cases in Australia's history - such as the Read-Luckman murder, The Family murders, the mystery of Harvey Jones, and the Thorne kidnapping. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Let Me Take You Down: Inside the Mind of Mark David Chapman, The Man Who Killed John Lennon

By: Jones, Jack

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Villard Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU11

ISBN: 0679411445

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 575gms, 281 pages, blank endpapers. Mark David Chapman rose early on the morning of December 8 to make final preparations… Chapman had neatly arranged and left behind a curious assortment of personal items on top of the hotel dresser. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolorations, some bent pages. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, dust jacket is covered in clear plastic, book is ex-library therefore has slightly damaged library sticker on back cover and stamps on s... View more info

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Let Me Take You Down: Inside the Mind of Mark David Chapman, The Man Who Killed John Lennon

By: Jones, Jack

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Virgin Books: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU41

ISBN: 0863696899

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 218gms, 345 pages. Mark David Chapman rose early on the morning of December 8 to make final preparations. Chapman had neatly arranged and left behind a curious assortment of personal items on top of the hotel dresser. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discoloration/spotting throughout. Previous bookseller stamp on inside front page. Book has been covered in contact for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if ... View more info

Killer Women: The Female of the Species

By: Jones, Richard Glyn

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Magpie Books: 2009

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: TRU128

ISBN: 1849011141

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 508gms, 307 pages. Meet history's most lethal women, in a collection of shocking tales of murder. Female killers profiled are: Aileen Wuornos; Ma Baker; Lizzie Borden; Charlotte Corday; Ruth Ellis; Myra Hindley; Ruth Snyder; and many more. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Others Unknown: The Oklahoma City Bombing Case and Conspiracy

By: Jones, Stephen; and Israel, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Public Affairs: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU58

ISBN: 189162007X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with maroon and blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 648g, 335pgs. In a book that will challenge not only what America thinks about the bombing, but what it thinks about its own Federal Government, Stephen Jones, chief defense counsel during the McVeigh trial, reveals what really happened, not just on that terrible April morning, but before and after. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in very good confition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved marking... View more info

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My Brother's Keeper: The True Story of a Viscious Killing and a Powerful Surf Brotherhood

By: Kamper, Angela; and Miranda, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Crows Nest, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU59

ISBN: 1741146038

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 248g, 224pgs. This is the story of the local Maroubra surf gang, the Bra Boys, and the killing of notorious underworld figure Tony Hines. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Airman & The Carpenter, The: The Lindbergh Case and the Framing of Richard Hauptmann

By: Kennedy, Ludovic

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, William Collins Sons & Co: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISUSA45

ISBN: 0002170604

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 948pp, 438gms. A powerful insight into American society in the 1930s, a searing indictment of the criminal justice system, this book, more than any of those things, recounts a terrible and moving human tragedy. Book is in good condition with light general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Never To Be Released: Australia's Most Viscious Murderers

By: Kidd, Paul B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia Pty Limited: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU32

ISBN: 0330362933

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 246gms, 256 pages. This book is a compilation of Australia's most horrendous crimes and includes killers like: William 'The Mutilator' MacDonald; Lennie Lawson; Crump and Baker; David and Catherine Birnie; Anita Cobby's murderers; and The Granny Killer. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info