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4.2 out of 5 on Amazon with 38 ratings
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Deadly Greed: The Riveting True Story of the Stuart Murder Case

by Joe Sharkey

by Open Road Media (January 17, 2017)

From the author of Above Suspicion: The “riveting” true story of Charles Stuart, who murdered his pregnant wife and pinned the crime on a black man in 1980s Boston (Kirkus Reviews).   On October 23, 1989, affluent businessman Charles Stuart made a frantic 911 call from his car t... (read more)

4.5 out of 5 on Amazon with 492 ratings
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Above Suspicion: An Undercover FBI Agent, an Illicit Affair, and a Murder ...

by Joe Sharkey

by Open Road Media; Illustrated Edition (January 17, 2017)

The “uncommonly trenchant account of the only known FBI agent to confess to murder” (Kirkus Reviews). When rookie FBI agent Mark Putnam received his first assignment in 1987, it was the culmination of a lifelong dream, if not the most desirable location. Pikeville, Kentucky, is high i... (read more)

4.5 out of 5 on Amazon with 4 ratings
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Fatal Deceptions: Three True Crime Tales of Passion, Murder, and Deceit

by Joe Sharkey

by Open Road Media (July 11, 2017)

This collection by a New York Times journalist gathers three horrifying true accounts of crimes of passion, ambition, and fear. Author Joe Sharkey delivers three gripping accounts of betrayal and murder in this compelling American true crime collection.  Above Suspicion: Soon to be a major mo... (read more)

4.6 out of 5 on Amazon with 6 ratings
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Akenside Syndrome: Scratching the Surface of Geordie Identity

by Joe Sharkey

by Jajosa Books Ltd (February 24, 2015)

Featuring extracts from exclusive interviews with former Newcastle United owner Sir John Hall, Tim Healy of Auf Wiedersehen, Pet, Viz creator Chris Donald and many more, Akenside Syndrome is provocative and outspoken yet an overwhelmingly empathetic book that seeks to free the word Geordie from re... (read more)

4.6 out of 5 on Amazon with 88 ratings
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Death Sentence: The Inside Story of the John List Murders

by Joe Sharkey

by Open Road Media (January 17, 2017)

The true account of the man who murdered his family in their New Jersey mansion—and eluded a nationwide manhunt for eighteen years. Until 1971, life was good for mild-mannered accountant John List. He was vice president of a Jersey City bank and had moved his mother, wife, and three teenage... (read more)

4.3 out of 5 on Amazon with 173 ratings
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Blind Faith

by Joe McGinniss

by Berkley; Reprint edition (October 17, 2012)

The sordid, #1 New York Times bestselling true crime story of adultery, addiction, gambling debt, and murder in a privileged suburban town—from author and journalist Joe McGinniss. The Marshalls were the model family of Tom’s River, New Jersey, living the American dream and seemingly... (read more)

There’s no such thing as “too many books”

Have you heard of the Japanese word tsundoku? tsundoku — (n.) the act of leaving a book unread after buying it, typically piling it up together with other such unread books. As most book lovers can attest, tsundoku is a common occurrence. A book by an author we like,...

A Reader’s Guide to Traditional vs. Self-Published Books

Modern readers have what seems a never-ending selection of books to choose from, far more so than at any other time in history. With the rise of the self-publishing industry, the choices out there can be daunting. So how does the discriminant reader choose between...

The Old-School Women’s (Murder) Club

by: Emily (the great gumshoe) Hinn I’ve loved mystery books since I was a kid. I’ve read allllllll of the Nancy Drew books (and I do mean all of them, most of them twice), The Hardy Boys, Encyclopedia Brown, and The Boxcar Kids. My favorites are the mystery series,...

Protect Your Books Like a Medieval Monk – With Curses

Being a scribe in the Middle Ages would have been slow, detailed, tedious work. Working every day but the sabbath, they sat silently in scriptoriums copying works in Hebrew, Greek, and Latin. And beyond copying the books, they had to precisely cut parchment, make the...
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