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Doing the Business

By: Charlie Kray and Colin Fry

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1999

Seller ID: 2058


Book is in mint condition. 332 pages plus 16 pages of b&w photographs. Remember the film from 1990 called The Krays? It was about these two thugs from Britain, Reg and Ronnie Kray and their crime family. It was actually a pretty good movie, go rent it, and then come back and get this cool book on the last great story of the Krays, told by the one man who knows all the poop, older brother Charlie. For years, Britain and the world have had a fascination with the Kray gang.... View more info

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Hell Hath No Fury

By: Clarkson, Wensley

Price: $6.99

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Blake Publishing: 1991

Seller ID: 5713


Unread, unmarked, pristine. 208 pages plus 8 pages of b&w photographs. True crime murder stories as horrifying as anything written by Stephen King or Dean Koontz. Here are 10 true stories featuring women killers who decided to take matters into their own hands and dish out their own brand of justice. Finally, you can read about the famous Lesbian Vampire Killers, who enjoyed drinking one another's blood. Everything was hunky-dory until that fateful day they decided to go... View more info

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An Eye for an Eye: Twenty Amazing True Stories of Women Who Got Even

By: Clarkson, Wensley

Price: $7.99

Publisher: London, Blake Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5712


Unread in BRAND NEW condition (warehouse find). It is Out Of Print. Here's another fine collection of women you don't want to piss off and how they got the revenge they so justifiably needed. You probably know these women, they live next door or perhaps you're married to one. You'll thrill to the story of the woman who dressed in thigh-high sexy boots to lure her former lover to her house so she could stab him repeatedly with a knife. And don't get caught with this girl:... View more info

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Sunday Bloody Sunday

By: Drew Mackenzie

Price: $4.99

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 548


Book is unread but slightly shop worn: light scratches to wrappers, slightly bumped corners. Prepare to be shocked as you have never been shocked before! Never have so many outrageous, shocking and downright bizarre true crimes been gathered together between the covers of one book - 41 stories in all! Take the story of the amazing lover who married 105 different women, from Korea to Texas to Florida to Arizona to …Or the mother in Houston who listened helpless over the... View more info

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Roll the Dice : A True Saga of Love, Money and Betrayal

By: Guppy, Darius

Price: $12.49

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Blake Publishing: 1996

Seller ID: 4135


Unread, unblemished. A fascinating look at the inside of Britain's upper-class, smuggling and the world of high finance. Photos of Princess Diana not seen elsewhere. 310 pages plus 16 pages of mostly color photographs. Darius Guppy is a former playboy who hatched an outlandish scheme to defraud the famous Lloyd's of London for three million dollars, nearly got away with it, but got caught and served time in prison. His account of the plot and its aftermath results in a v... View more info

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Voices from an Evil God: The True Story of the Yorkshire Ripper and the Woman Who Loved Him

By: Jones, Barbara

Price: $9.99

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Blake Publishing, Limited: 1996

Seller ID: 4839


New, never read, no shelf wear. Slightly tanning text. 390 pages plus 16 pages of b&w photographs. The story of Britain's most notorious mass-murderer of the century related by the Yorkshire Ripper himself and his devoted wife. We've all heard the voices in our heads screaming at us to do some horrible thing. For most, these voices are contained and suppressed, but, for some, the voices get louder and more dominant. Peter Sutcliffe was a mechanic in Britain who heard the... View more info

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The Many Faces of Jack the Ripper

By: M. J. Trow

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chichester, UK, Summersdale: 1998

Seller ID: 8923


Unread, unmarked, minor shelf wear, a few light surface scratches to dj. Illus with over 100 b/w photos. The mystery behind the world's most infamous serial killer -- who murdered prostitutes in London in 1888 -- is revealed in this gripping book that is the first to provide a complete pictorial account of Jack the Ripper's gruesome crimes. Recently discovered archive photographs of the Ripper's victims -- rarely seen by modern readers -- together with atmospheric images... View more info

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A Deadly Kind of Love

By: Nicholas Davies

Price: $7.99

Publisher: London, England, Blake Publishing: 1994

Seller ID: 519


An account of a love triangle gone murderously out of control and how Susan Christie murdered the beautiful blonde wife of her lover. 330 pages plus 8 pages of b&w photographs. View more info

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Parkhurst Tales 2

By: Norman Parker

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 552


New, unread. Now an educated and respected writer, former inmate Norman Parker returns to the prison which has spawned many stories. View more info

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Pretty Boy

By: Roy Shaw with Kate Kray

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 4518


Unread, unmarked. 16 pages of b&w photographs from Shaw's own collection. The true story of the meanest man in England. This book was # 1 for three weeks on the Sunday London Times' Best-Selling List and Top Ten for three months. An incredible "rags to riches" story of one of England's most hardened criminals who became a success using his fists and his internal rage. For anyone who admires tough guys or macho men with swagger, Pretty Boy fulfils that need quite ... View more info

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Brothers in Blood

By: Tim Brown & Paul Cheston

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 520


Unread, unmarked. Plus 8 pp of b/w photos. The shocking inside story of the murders of Elizabeth and Nicholas Newall, with shades of the Menendez Brothers. Brothers Rod and Mark celebrated their mother's birthday one evening and hours later, Rod had savagely murdered his mother and father and, with Mark helping scoop up dirt, buried their bodies in a remote valley on a tourist island. In this revealing book, the authors explore the mysteries surrounding this case to show... View more info

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Knightsbridge: The Robbery of the Century

By: Viccei, Valerio

Price: $9.99

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Blake Publishing: 1993

Seller ID: 850


New & unread. 266 pages plus 16 pages of b&w photographs. On a warm Sunday in July, 1987, 60 million British pounds in cash, jewelry, and cocaine were stolen from the Knightsbridge Safe Deposit Centre. Valerio Viccei, the young brilliant son of an Italian lawyer, and his gang performed the biggest robbery in history. The losers in this heist all appeared to be hugely wealthy, no one was hurt and many ordinary people marveled at the daring and nerve of the raiders.Valerio... View more info

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Doctors of Death

By: Wensley Clarkson

Price: $8.99

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1993

Seller ID: 518


New, unread, pristine. Here are the absolutely, positively true stories of doctors who go the extra mile and kill their patients. We're not talking Jack Kevorkian here, we're talking about cold-blooded killers who just happened to be doctors. Think about this the next time you're in an examining room. Here's the doctor who literally soaked his wife to death with scorching acid. Then there's the doctor who fell in love with a raving beauty who pushed him to the edge, maki... View more info

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Like A Woman Scorned: True Stories of Women Who Kill

By: Wensley Clarkson

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1992

Seller ID: 5714


New and unread. Text slightly tanned. Plus 8 pages of b&w photographs. You know the saying, "Never piss off a woman?" Read this book and discover why that's true. Here are 10 chilling, true stories of women who have been .. um, upset, let's say, and decided to do something about it. More fantastic than any fiction story, these women were out for their pound of flesh and got it. Read about the housewife who chopped off her husband's head and kept it in the cupboar... View more info

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Love You To Death, Darling: True Stories of Wives Who Kill Their Husbands

By: Wensley Clarkson

Price: $4.98

Publisher: London, UK, Blake Publishing: 1992

Seller ID: 9267


Unread, unmarked. 190 pages plus 8 pages of b&w photographs. I tell ya, it's enough to make you want to give up getting married altogether. Here are 12 stories of women who took that "Till death do us part" line a bit too seriously. For one reason or another, maybe the divorce lawyers were too expensive, these women chose to get out of their marriage any way they could, usually with a knife or gun. Master Investigative Reporter Extraordinaire, Wensley Clarkson, h... View more info