Book Review: List of 10: The True Story of Serial Killer Joseph Naso by C.L. Swinney

Title: List of 10: The True Story of Serial Killer Joseph Naso Author: C.L. Swinney Genre: Nonfiction, True Crime Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 2,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. “Gritty. True. Compulsively readable. This is his best book.”— Gregg Olsen, NY Times Best Selling […]

Book Review: Multiple-Victims Murder by Arnon Edelstein

Title: Multiple-Victims Murder Author: Arnon Edelstein Genre: Nonfiction, True Crime Age Group: Adult Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. Mass murder and serial murder: An integrative look The term “Multiple-victims murder” refers to the murder of several people at the same time, or […]

Book Review: The Scholl Case by Anja Reich-Osang

Title: The Scholl Case Author: Anja Reich-Osang Genre: True Crime, Nonfiction Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 3,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. In December 2011, a corpse was found in a forest in Ludwigsfelde, a small and peaceful town south of Berlin. The body was […]

Book Review: Vile by Benjamin S. Jeffries

Title: Vile: Peeking Under the Skin of Murderers Author: Benjamin S. Jeffries Genre: Nonfiction, True Crime Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Experience 42 horrific stories about the world’s more extreme killers in this comprehensive tome of grisly lusts and […]

Mini-Reviews: Supernatural Serial Killers, In The Company of Evil, The Writing Dead

Time for some mini-reviews! What are mini-reviews, you ask? As the title suggests, these are short reviews, consisting of one paragraph tops, about a book. It’s a way to catch up on the books I’ve read a while ago, but never got around to reviewing. Supernatural Serial Killers Tite: Supernatural Serial Killers Author: Samantha Lyon, […]

Book Review: Black Dahlia Avenger: A Genius for Murder

Title: Black Dahlia Avenger: A Genius for Murder Author: Steve Hodel Genre: Nonfiction, True Crime Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon In 1947, California’s infamous Black Dahlia murder inspired the largest manhunt in Los Angeles history. Despite an unprecedented allocation of money and manpower, police investigators failed to identify the psychopath responsible […]

Book Review: The Boston Strangler by Gerold Frank

Title: The Boston Strangler Author: Gerold Frank Genre: Nonfiction, True Crime Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. New York Times Bestseller and Winner of the Edgar Award: The definitive true crime account of Boston’s most notorious serial killer—and the exhaustive […]

Book Review: True Crime Addict by James Renner

Title: True Crime Addict Author: James Renner Genre: True Crime, Nonfiction Age Group: Adult (18+) Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. When an eleven year old James Renner fell in love with Amy Mihaljevic, the missing girl seen on posters all over his neighborhood, […]

Book Review: The Bad Nurse by Sheila Johnson

Title: The Bad Nurse Author: Sheila Johnson Genre: Non-Fiction, True Crime Age Group: Adult Rating: 3 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Murder By MedicineIn the small southern town of Ider, Alabama, everyone knew Karri Willoughby as a devoted nurse, loving wife, and mother of two […]

Mini-Reviews: Helter-Skelter Part One and Two, Crime Scene Investigations

Time for some mini-reviews! What are mini-reviews, you ask? As the title suggests, these are short reviews, consisting of one paragraph tops, about a book. It’s a way to catch up on the books I’ve read a while ago, but never got around to reviewing. Title: Helter-Skelter: Part One of the Shocking Manson Murders Author: […]