10 Books Like In Cold Blood

The groundbreaking "nonfiction novel" changed the world of true crime—and inspired a legion of killer books.

Buy Closing Time at Amazon

Closing Time

By Lacey Fosburgh

Buy A Dark and Bloody Ground at Amazon

A Dark and Bloody Ground

By Darcy O'Brien

Buy Sharon Tate and the Manson Murders at Amazon

Sharon Tate and the Manson Murders

By Greg King

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Murder at McDonald's

By Phonse Jessome


Helter Skelter

By Vincent Bugliosi

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The Devil in the White City

By Erik Larson

In Cold Blood

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

By John Berendt

true crime authors

Fatal Vision

By Joe McGinniss

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Small Sacrifices

By Ann Rule

In Cold Blood

For the Thrill of It: Leopold, Loeb and the Murder that Shocked Jazz Age Chicago

By Simon Baatz