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Dangerous Attraction

By: Scott, Robert

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Pinnacle Books/Kensington Pub: 2003

Edition: 1st Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 004468

ISBN: 0786015144

Condition: Very Good


255 pp., 16 pp. b&w photos. Thumbed but firm, bright. No markings. A girl-next-door falls in love with Justin Merriman, a NeoNazi inmate in California's Ventura County and then disappears. View more info

Unequal Verdicts: The Central Park Jogger Trials

By: Sullivan, Timothy

Price: $4.50

Publisher: NY ., Simon & Schuster: 1995

Seller ID: 002613

Condition: Very Good +


335 pp. One scuff mark on rear of dj, otherwise nearly new. Part of the American Lawyer series. A detailed look at a highly publicized NYC case involving 5 teens accused of raping and beating a businesswoman as she jogged thru Central Park. Elizabeth Lederer was the successful prosecutor. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Penguin Classic Crime Omnibus

By: Symons, Julian, Ed.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin Books: 1984

Edition: First Thus.

Seller ID: 009956

ISBN: 0140067396

Condition: Very Good


378 pp. Vertical crease front cover along the spine, light toning, else lightly used. Sticker remains on rear cover. No markings. Binding firm. A collection of 25 short crime stories. Writers represented include Ambrose Bierce, John Dickson Carr, Agathie Christie, Graham Greene, Ellery Queen, Dorothy Sayers, William Faulkner, Arthur Conan Doyle, Roald Dahl, many more. Size: 8vo -- 8 in. Tall View more info

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Texas Crime Chronicles

By: Texas Monthly

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, Warner Books: 2000

Edition: 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 004456

ISBN: 0446608831

Condition: Good +


514 pp. Light spine creases, binding firm, no markings, lightly thumbed. A collecting of 17 Texas Monthly articles recounting in a lighthearted, bemused style various outlandish crimes in Texas in the 1975-98 period. Size: 12mo - 6.75 in Tall View more info

Last Train to Alcatraz

By: Thompson, Leon (Whitey) and Thompson, Helen P.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Fiddletown, Calif., Winter Book Publishers:

Edition: 9th Printing.

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 009267

Condition: Fair +


372 pp. Note -- pp. 333-372 are detached from binding, but laid in. All text pages are present. Cover is very good except for small vertical crease near top edge. No markings. Spine is uncreased. Signed by Whitey Thompson and inscribed to Bob Stevens, dated 1993. A convicted bank robber relates his prison experiences, including the final years of Alcatraz's functioning as a prison. Some of the language is graphic. View more info

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Evidence Dismissed: The Inside Story of the Police Investigation of O.J. Simpson

By: Tom Lange; Philip Vannatter; Dan E. Moldea

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 010165

ISBN: 0671009591

Condition: Very Good


305 pp., 8 pp. glossy b&w photos, including several of crime scene. Some soil to end paper, else near fine. Text clean. Two LAPD detectives give a ghost writer their insider version of the O.J. Simpson murder case and how certain evidence was excluded. Size: 8vo -- 9.5 In. Tall View more info

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Teen Rights: A Legal Guide for Teens and the Adults in Their Lives

By: Truly, Traci

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Naperville IL, Sphinx Publishing (Sourcebooks): 2004

Edition: 4th Printing.

Seller ID: 009495

ISBN: 1572482214

Condition: Good


329 pp. including nearly 100 pp. of resource lists, summaries of laws state by state; glossary and index. Former library copy with cover creasing and curling, but binding is still strong and spine uncreased. A valuable guide to family law, as it relates to teenagers, written in easy to understand language for a youth readership. Covers such diverse subjects as dress codes, truancy, privacy, drugs, statutory and date rape, sexual abuse, custody, medical care, abortion, fi... View more info

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One L

By: Turow, Scott

Price: $2.85

Publisher: NY, Warner Books: 1988

Seller ID: 001145

ISBN: 0446351709

Condition: Very Good


273 pp. Previous owner's name in small ink letters on inside cover. Lower cover corner dogeared. Otherwise clean, fresh. Author Scott Turow recalls his first challenging year at Harvard Law School. View more info

Sex Crimes

By: Vachss, Alice

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1991

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 002078

ISBN: 0679424350

Condition: Very Good +


284 pp. DJ flaps creased, and rippled along edge. Otherwise nearly new. A prosecutor in N.Y. recounts several rape cases and how they often slipped through loopholes in the criminal justice system. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Corpus Delicti

By: Wagner, Diane

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, St.Martin's/Marek: 1986

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 002588

Condition: Very Good


244 pp. A few page corners creased, crease on dj flap. Previous owner's sig in ink on front endpaper corner. No other markings. Binding firm. An account of the murder prosecution of Leonard Ewing Scott, accused of killing the elderly rich widow he married in 1949. Her body was never found. View more info

Forgive Me

By: Webb, Cathleen Crowell and Chapian, Marie

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Old Tappan, N.J., Fleming H. Revell: 1985

Seller ID: 001364

Condition: Very Good


220 pp, 8 pp. b&w photos. Previous owner's name blacked out on front endpaper. A Chicago area woman tells about falsely accusing a man of rape, seeing him convicted and then recanting her testimony eight years after he is imprisoned. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Happening: Amish School Shooting

By: Yoder, Harvey

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berlin Ohio, TGS International: 2008

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 010239

Condition: Near Fine


208 pp. Nearly new. Bumps to corners, small ink dot on lower right corner of textblock. Text clean. No markings. Spine uncreased. A fictional story based on the true events of a mass shooting at an Amish grade school in Lancaster County, Pa., in 2006. How several bereaved families were able to show mercy to the family of the shooter. Size: 8vo -- 8 in Tall View more info