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13 Chilling True Crime Books About California Murders

The stars may come out at night. But so does the darkness.

By The Lineup Staff

Sleep, My Child, Forever: The Mother Who Killed Her Own Children for Insurance Money

Behind the maternal facade was a cold-blooded killer whose get-rich scheme cost her children their lives.

By Jessica Ferri

13 True Crime Books About Lesser-Known, Suspected Serial Killers

These serial killer cases–some of which remain unsolved–will haunt your dreams.

By Jessica Ferri & Xavier Piedra

High School Homicide: The Murder Trial of Pamela Smart

A student-teacher affair turned deadly when Pamela Smart’s lover murdered her husband. Was the lustful instructor behind the execution?

By Grace Srinivasiah

The Craigslist Killer: A Charming Medical Student Turned Murderer

Philip Markof, an all-American guy who "wouldn’t hurt a fly", had an intense desire to tie up and kill women.

By Jessica Ferri

11 True Crime Books for Ann Rule Fans

Add these books about disturbing cases to your list.

By The Lineup Staff

33 Books About the World’s Most Notorious Serial Killers

From the never-caught Zodiac Killer to charming-but-deadly Ted Bundy, there’s always more to the story.

By Sarah Mangiola

Theresa Knorr: The Mother Who Burned Her Daughter Alive

In the 1980s, Theresa Knorr brutally murdered her two daughters—with the help of her sons.

By The Lineup Staff

Inside John Wayne Gacy Jr.'s Real Life Murder House

Enter the basement of America's Killer Clown, one of the most notorious serial killers in history.

By The Lineup Staff

The Terrifying Truth About Serial Killer Belle Gunness

Workers turned their attention to the hog pen, where they unearthed a grisly scene...

By Matthew Thompson

The Unsolved Vigilante Murder of Ken McElroy

Decades later, the question remains: Who pulled the trigger?

By Orrin Grey

The Story of the Alday Murders is a Horror Film Come to Life

In 1973, a group of prison escapees committed one of the bloodiest massacres in Georgia history.

By Olivia Mason

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