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    The Lost Airman: A True Story of Escape from Nazi-occupied France

    By Seth Meyerowitz

    Paperback £7.65

    The remarkable untold WWII story of the US airman who was shot down over Nazi-occupied France and evaded Gestapo pursuers for more than six months before escaping to freedom, as told by his grandson.

    Ian Brady

    By Alan Keightley

    Paperback £8.45

    Since May 1966 when Ian Brady and Myra Hindley were sentenced to life imprisonment at Chester Assizes the British public has been absorbed and horrified by the Moors Murders. Ian Brady has often been aptly described as `the most evil man alive' or `the Daddy of the Devils', while Myra...

    Hunt For The 60s Ripper

    By Robin Jarossi

    Paperback £7.25

    In 1964 during the buzz of London''s music scene and Carnaby Street vibe, a brutal serial killer stalked prostitutes. With details of at least 7 victims - more than Jack the Ripper - and links to the Krays and Profumo, here is fresh evidence on the most shocking unsolved mass...

    Pretty Jane and the Viper of Kidbrooke Lane

    By Paul Thomas Murphy

    Paperback Save £1.95 = £7.04

    A thrilling reconstruction of a brutal Victorian murder, in which Paul Thomas Murphy identifies, after 144 years, the killer responsible for the slaying of Jane Maria Clouson.

    Jack the Ripper

    By Paul Begg

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    Enables the reader to travel back into the London of 1888 by recreating key scenes from Jack the Ripper's murders in pin-point accuracy, using the power of CGI. Through detailed and atmospheric crime scene recreations, this book explores the movements of each victim, the position of witnesses and the location...

    Adversary

    By Emmanuel Carrere

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERWATERSTONES NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE MONTHON THE SATURDAY MORNING OF JANUARY 9, 1993, WHILE JEAN CLAUDE ROMAND WAS KILLING HIS WIFE AND CHILDREN, I WAS WITH MINE IN A PARENT-TEACHER MEETING...

    We Are Not Such Things

    By Justine Van der Leun

    Paperback £8.45

    A `MAKING A MURDERER' set in South Africa - a gripping true-crime story of murder and the justice system in the shadow of apartheid

    Bilbo the Lifeguard Dog: A true story of friendship and heroism

    By Steven Jamieson

    Paperback £6.37

    When Steve Jamieson met Bilbo, a chocolate Newfoundland puppy, little did he know that the small bundle of fluff would grow to take up a huge space in his heart and change his life forever. The pair were inseparable, with Bilbo accompanying Steve to his job as head lifeguard of...

    A Good Month For Murder: The Inside Story Of A Homicide Squad

    By Del Quentin Wilber

    Paperback £7.04

    'Superb - one of the best real-life copy books ever written.' Lee Child In a true crime cross between James Ellroy and David Simon's The Wire, A Good Month for Murder follows twelve homicides, three police-involved shootings and the furious hunt for an especially brutal killer in Washington D.C. After...

    Catching a Serial Killer

    By Stephen Fulcher

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    Catching a Serial Killer is a thrilling, devastating and absorbing look at a real-life murder case and potentially one of the UK's most prolific serial killers.

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