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Gaslight Murder: 12 Gripping Victorian True Crime Books

The truth is grislier than fiction in these real-life accounts of mystery and murder from the Victorian era.

By Elisabeth Tilstra & Shabana Bachu

A Death in Canaan: Why Did Peter Reilly Confess to His Mother’s Brutal Murder?

Years later, evidence proved Reilly innocent. Why confess to a crime he didn't commit?

By Matthew Blackburn

13 True Crime Books for Fans of Mindhunter

Peer into the dark corners of the human mind.

By Dave Adams

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

Frozen with Fear: John Famalaro and the Horrific Murder of Denise Huber

In 1991, 23-year-old Denise Huber went missing. Three years later, her handcuffed corpse was found inside a freezer.

By Shannon Raphael

Before the Lindbergh Kidnapping, There Was the Abduction of Charley Ross

The four-year-old's 1874 disappearance was America’s first widely publicized kidnapping for ransom.

By Allison Wild

Sean Vincent Gillis: The "Pure Evil" Killer Who Mutilated His Victims

Did the Louisiana serial killer ever truly regret brutally murdering eight women?

By Olivia Mason

Betty Lou Beets: The Black Widow of Texas

Irene Pence's Buried Memories tells the story of the Texas husband-killer whose crimes resulted in her execution.

By Olivia Mason

Kitty Genovese: 6 Books to Read After Watching The Witness Documentary

Go inside the controversial murder case that shined a light on the American conscience.

By Jessica Ferri

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

Candy Montgomery: The Desperate Housewife Who Murdered Her Good Friend

What really happened on that fateful Friday the 13th in 1980?

By Sarah Mangiola

A Chilling Look at Ted Bundy and the World’s Most Savage Killers

Peer into the minds of murderers in this fascinating true crime read.

By Matthew Thompson

[CLOSED]GIVEAWAY: Win 5 Books About Shocking Crimes of the Past and Present

We're giving away five thrilling true crime books and accompanying merch!

By The Lineup Staff

The Murder of Lobster Boy

On a dark night in November, someone murdered Grady "Lobster Boy" Stiles Jr. in cold blood.

By Colleen Lindsay

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