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The Best True Crime Book Deals for December 2019

Grab these deals while they last.

We're always on the hunt for a killer book that gives us the creeps. And if it's on sale, even better! Every month, we bring you a new selection of scary reads at a discounted price. 

Note: These deals were last updated on 12/3/19. Check back soon for more scary good book sales! 

Buy Jackal at Amazon

Jackal

By John Follain

On Sale $

1.99

$14.99

The chilling biography of the world's most wanted international terrorist, who sold his services to everyone from Saddam Hussein to Fidel Castro.

Buy Snowblind at Amazon

Snowblind

By Robert Sabbag

On Sale $

1.99

$15.99

A look at the supercharged life of American drug smuggler Zachary Swan. "An extremely rare cut of dry wit, poetry, rock-hard fact and relentless insight" (Rolling Stone).

Snowblind

By Robert Sabbag

Buy Beast at Amazon

Beast

By Gustavo Sánchez Romero and S. R. Schwalb

On Sale $

2.99

$24.99

A "gripping and suspenseful account" of a baffling killing spree in eighteenth-century France and the fear surrounding the mysterious "Beast of Gevaudan" (Publishers Weekly).

Beast

By Gustavo Sánchez Romero and S. R. Schwalb

Buy The Girl on the Gallows at Amazon

The Girl on the Gallows

By Q. Patrick

On Sale $

1.99

$9.99

A gripping legal thriller by the Edgar Award–winning author who wrote the Peter Duluth Mysteries as Patrick Quentin.

The Girl on the Gallows

By Q. Patrick

Buy Serial Killers: Murder without Mercy at Amazon

Serial Killers: Murder without Mercy

By Nigel Blundell

On Sale $

1.99

$17.99

Charles Manson, Aileen Wuornos, Burke & Hare, the Boston Strangler, the Zodiac Killer, and other remorseless serial murderers whose crimes made history.

Serial Killers: Murder without Mercy

By Nigel Blundell

Buy Brooklyn Noir 3 at Amazon

Brooklyn Noir 3

By Tim McLoughlin and Thomas Adcock

On Sale $

1.99

$15.99

The first nonfiction volume in the "superb series"—true crime stories from Bushwick to Borough Park to Brooklyn Heights (The Globe and Mail, Toronto).

Brooklyn Noir 3

By Tim McLoughlin and Thomas Adcock

Buy The King of Sting at Amazon

The King of Sting

By Craig Glazer

On Sale $

2.99

$24.99

He started out as a crook—and ended up busting them—in this true “high-flying, adrenaline-filled story with the feel of the movie The Sting” (Booklist).

The King of Sting

By Craig Glazer

Buy Unsolved London Murders at Amazon

Unsolved London Murders

By Jonathan Oates

On Sale $

1.99

$17.99

The real-life murder mysteries that rocked London between two world wars—from the author of Unsolved Murders of Victorian and Edwardian London.

Unsolved London Murders

By Jonathan Oates

Buy Serial Killers: The World's Most Evil at Amazon

Serial Killers: The World's Most Evil

By Nigel Blundell

On Sale $

1.99

$17.99

One hundred years of the most depraved criminal minds—from H. H. Holmes and Ted Bundy to John Wayne Gacy, Ian Brady, and Myra Hindley.

Serial Killers: The World's Most Evil

By Nigel Blundell

Buy Murders that Made Headlines at Amazon

Murders that Made Headlines

By Jane Simon Ammeson

On Sale $

1.99

$14.99

This fascinating chronicle of murder in the Hoosier State paints a chilling portrait of the American Midwest from the mid-19th century to the Jazz Age.

Murders that Made Headlines

By Jane Simon Ammeson

Buy Foul Deeds & Suspicious Deaths in Guildford at Amazon

Foul Deeds & Suspicious Deaths in Guildford

By Caroline Maxton

On Sale $

1.99

$17.99

The charming English town of Guildford is built upon centuries of mayhem and madness—from a Game of Thrones-style massacre to mysterious murders.

Foul Deeds & Suspicious Deaths in Guildford

By Caroline Maxton

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Published on 01 May 2019

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