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    • High Achiever

    • The Incredible True Story of One Addict's Double Life
    • By: Tiffany Jenkins
    • Narrated by: Tiffany Jenkins
    • Length: 8 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 559
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      5 out of 5 stars 523
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 521

    With heart-racing urgency and unflinching honesty, Jenkins takes you inside the grips of addiction and the desperate decisions it breeds. She is a born storyteller who lived an incredible story, from blackmail by an ex-boyfriend to a soul-shattering deal with a drug dealer, and her telling brims with suspense and unexpected wit. But the true surprise is her path to recovery. Tiffany breaks through the stigma and silence to offer hope and inspiration to anyone battling the disease - whether it’s a loved one or themselves.  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • WOW!!!

    • By Anonymous User on 06-19-19

    Regular price: $28.00

    • American Predator

    • The Hunt for the Most Meticulous Serial Killer of the 21st Century
    • By: Maureen Callahan
    • Narrated by: Amy Landon
    • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
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      4 out of 5 stars 99
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 99

    The names of notorious serial killers are usually well-known; they echo in the news and in public consciousness. But most people have never heard of Israel Keyes, one of the most ambitious and terrifying serial killers in modern history American Predator is the ambitious culmination of years of interviews with key figures in law enforcement and in Keyes's life, and research uncovered from classified FBI files. Callahan takes us on a journey into the chilling, nightmarish mind of a relentless killer, and to the limitations of traditional law enforcement.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • riveting!

    • By deborah on 07-06-19

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Billion Dollar Whale

    • By: Bradley Hope, Tom Wright
    • Narrated by: Will Collyer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,359
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,978
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,973

    In 2009, with the dust yet to settle on the financial crisis, a baby-faced, seemingly mild-mannered Wharton grad began setting in motion a fraud of unprecedented gall and magnitude - one that would come to symbolize the next great threat to the global financial system. His name is Jho Low, a man whose behavior was so preposterous he might seem made up. An epic true tale of hubris and greed, Billion Dollar Whale reveals how this young social climber pulled off one of the biggest heists in history.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Couldn’t stop listening!

    • By A lane on 10-05-18

    Regular price: $29.65

    • The Stranger Beside Me

    • The Shocking True Story of Serial Killer Ted Bundy
    • By: Ann Rule
    • Narrated by: Lorelei King
    • Length: 18 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,558
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,955
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,939

    Ann Rule was working on the biggest story of her career, tracking the trail of victims left by a brutal serial killer. Little did this future best-selling author know that the savage slayer she was hunting was the young man she counted among her closest friends. Everyone's picture of a natural winner, Ted Bundy was a bright, charming, and handsome man with a promising future as an attorney. But on January 24, 1989 Bundy was executed for the murders of three young women - and had confessed to taking the lives of at least thirty-five more women from coast to coast.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Another Good One from Ann Rule

    • By Malia on 08-24-12

    Regular price: $28.30

    • Chaos

    • Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties
    • By: Tom O'Neill, Dan Piepenbring
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 16 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44

    Over two grim nights in Los Angeles, the young followers of Charles Manson murdered seven people, including the actress Sharon Tate, then eight months pregnant. With no mercy and seemingly no motive, the Manson Family followed their leader's every order. Twenty years ago, when journalist Tom O'Neill was reporting a magazine piece about the murders, he worried there was nothing new to say. Then he unearthed shocking evidence of a cover-up behind the "official" story, including police carelessness, legal misconduct, and potential surveillance by intelligence agents.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Great book about Tom O'Neill

    • By Anonymous User on 07-05-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Last Pirate of New York

    • A Ghost Ship, a Killer, and the Birth of a Gangster Nation
    • By: Rich Cohen
    • Narrated by: Ari Fliakos, Rich Cohen
    • Length: 6 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50

    Handsome and charismatic, Albert Hicks had long been known in the dive bars and gin joints of the Five Points, the most dangerous neighborhood in maritime Manhattan. For years, he operated out of the public eye, rambling from crime to crime, working on the water in ships, sleeping in the nickel-a-night flops, drinking in barrooms where rat-baiting and bear-baiting were great entertainments. Rich Cohen tells the story of this notorious underworld figure, from his humble origins to the wild, globe-crossing, bacchanalian crime spree that forged his ruthlessness and his reputation.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Story about a New York Pirate

    • By Sandra L Winans on 07-15-19

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Filthy Rich

    • A Powerful Billionaire, the Sex Scandal That Undid Him, and All the Justice That Money Can Buy: The Shocking True Story of Jeffrey Epstein
    • By: James Patterson, John Connolly, Tim Malloy
    • Narrated by: Jason Culp
    • Length: 7 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 282
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 240
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 240

    Jeffrey Epstein rose from humble origins to the rarefied heights of New York City's financial elite. A college dropout with an instinct for numbers - and for people - Epstein amassed his wealth through a combination of access and skill. But even after he had it all, Epstein wanted more. And that unceasing desire - especially a taste for young girls - resulted in his stunning fall from grace.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • AMAZING and sickening

    • By Aleeta on 10-20-16
    • A Powerful Billionaire, the Sex Scandal That Undid Him, and All the Justice That Money Can Buy: The Shocking True Story of Jeffrey Epstein
    • By: James Patterson, John Connolly, Tim Malloy
    • Narrated by: Jason Culp
    • Length: 7 hrs and 6 mins
    • Release date: 10-10-16
    • 4 out of 5 stars 282 ratings

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Mastermind

    • Drugs. Empire. Murder. Betrayal.
    • By: Evan Ratliff
    • Narrated by: Evan Ratliff
    • Length: 11 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 647
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 574
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 573

    Award-winning investigative journalist Evan Ratliff presents the incredible true story of the decade-long quest to bring down Paul Le Roux - the creator of a frighteningly powerful internet-enabled cartel who merged the ruthlessness of a drug lord with the technological savvy of a Silicon Valley entrepreneur.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Riveting and incredibly savage

    • By That Guy Craig on 03-30-19

    Regular price: $28.00

    • My Friend Anna

    • The True Story of the Fake Heiress Who Conned Me and Half of New York City
    • By: Rachel DeLoache Williams
    • Narrated by: Rachel DeLoache Williams
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Sex and the City meets Catch Me if You Can in the astonishing true story of Anna Delvey, a young con artist posing as a German heiress in New York City - as told by the former Vanity Fair photo editor who got seduced by her friendship and then scammed out of more than $62,000.  

    Regular price: $18.89

    • Road to Jonestown

    • Jim Jones and Peoples Temple
    • By: Jeff Guinn
    • Narrated by: George Newbern
    • Length: 17 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,095
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,931
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,922

    In the 1950s a young Indianapolis minister named Jim Jones preached a curious blend of the Gospel and Marxism. His congregation was racially integrated, and he was a much-lauded leader in the contemporary civil rights movement. Eventually Jones moved his church, Peoples Temple, to Northern California. He became involved in electoral politics and soon was a prominent Bay Area leader.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An Important Accurate Historical Report

    • By Julia on 08-24-17

    Regular price: $34.95

    • The Smartest Guys in the Room

    • The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fall of Enron
    • By: Bethany McLean
    • Narrated by: Dennis Boutsikaris
    • Length: 22 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,466
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,254
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,252

    The definitive volume on Enron's amazing rise and scandalous fall, from an award-winning team of Fortune investigative reporters.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Past is prologue

    • By Amazon Customer on 12-11-10

    Regular price: $42.00

    • The Queen

    • The Forgotten Life Behind an American Myth
    • By: Josh Levin
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy
    • Length: 12 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49

    On the South Side of Chicago in 1974, Linda Taylor reported a phony burglary, concocting a lie about stolen furs and jewelry. The detective who checked it out soon discovered she was a welfare cheat, but that was just the beginning: Taylor, it turned out, was also a kidnapper and possibly a murderer. But nobody - not the journalists who touted her story, not the police, and not presidential candidate Ronald Reagan - seemed to care about anything but her welfare thievery. As she rose to infamy, the press and politicians manipulated her image to demonize poor black women.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This was a great book.

    • By Queen Cryss 👑 on 06-25-19
    • The Forgotten Life Behind an American Myth
    • By: Josh Levin
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy
    • Length: 12 hrs and 44 mins
    • Release date: 05-21-19
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 55 ratings

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Hell's Angels

    • A Strange and Terrible Saga
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 10 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,665
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,498
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,491

    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas author Hunter S. Thompson rocked the literary world with his mind-bending style of Gonzo journalism. First published in 1966, Hell’s Angels is Thompson’s up-close and personal look at the infamous motorcycle gang during the time when its moniker was most feared.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • might be hunters best work

    • By GanjaPlanta on 10-20-14

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Black Edge

    • Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street
    • By: Sheelah Kolhatkar
    • Narrated by: Kaleo Griffith
    • Length: 12 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,325
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,180
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,179

    The rise over the last two decades of a powerful new class of billionaire financiers marks a singular shift in the American economic and political landscape. Their vast reserves of concentrated wealth have allowed a small group of big winners to write their own rules of capitalism and public policy. How did we get here? Through meticulous reporting and powerful storytelling, New Yorker staff writer Sheelah Kolhatkar shows how Steve Cohen became one of the richest and most influential figures in finance—and what happened when the Justice Department put him in its crosshairs.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Decent story, if at times redundant

    • By Christopher Wesdock on 05-01-17
    • Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street
    • By: Sheelah Kolhatkar
    • Narrated by: Kaleo Griffith
    • Length: 12 hrs and 32 mins
    • Release date: 03-28-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,325 ratings

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Bind, Torture, Kill

    • The Inside Story of BTK, the Serial Killer Next Door
    • By: Roy Wenzl, Tim Potter, L. Kelly, and others
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 11 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,365
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,233
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,221

    For 31 years, a monster terrorized the residents of Wichita, Kansas. A bloodthirsty serial killer, self-named "BTK" - for "bind them, torture them, kill them" - he slaughtered men, women, and children alike, eluding the police for decades while bragging of his grisly exploits to the media. The nation was shocked when the fiend who was finally apprehended turned out to be Dennis Rader - a friendly neighbor...a devoted husband...a helpful Boy Scout dad...the respected president of his church. Written by four award-winning crime reporters who covered the story for more than 20 years, Bind, Torture, Kill is the most intimate and complete account of the BTK nightmare

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Stomach churning

    • By 6catz on 02-19-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Search for the Green River Killer

    • The True Story of America's Most Prolific Serial Killer
    • By: Carlton Smith, Tomas Guillen
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 17 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 107
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 99

     The Search for the Green River Killer is the ultimate authoritative account of the Pacific Northwest killing spree that held a nation spellbound - and continues to horrify and fascinate, spawning dramatizations and documentaries of a demented killer who seemed unstoppable for decades. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Definitive Green River Killer Book

    • By Christopher on 04-16-19

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Hell's Princess

    • The Mystery of Belle Gunness, Butcher of Men
    • By: Harold Schechter
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Hillgartner
    • Length: 8 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 799
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 704
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 704

    In the pantheon of serial killers, Belle Gunness stands alone. She was the rarest of female psychopaths, a woman who engaged in wholesale slaughter, partly out of greed but mostly for the sheer joy of it. Between 1902 and 1908, she lured a succession of unsuspecting victims to her Indiana “murder farm.” Hell’s Princess is a riveting account of one of the most sensational killing sprees in the annals of American crime: the shocking series of murders committed by the woman who came to be known as Lady Bluebeard.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A certainly thorough if a bit meandering study

    • By JAY on 05-10-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Good Nurse

    • A True Story of Medicine, Madness, and Murder
    • By: Charles Graeber
    • Narrated by: Will Collyer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,872
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,600
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,599

    After his December 2003 arrest, registered nurse Charlie Cullen was quickly dubbed "The Angel of Death" by the media. But Cullen was no mercy killer, nor was he a simple monster. He was a favorite son, husband, beloved father, best friend, and celebrated caregiver. Implicated in the deaths of as many as 300 patients, he was also perhaps the most prolific serial killer in American history.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Good Nurse gets it right

    • By jc on 05-28-13

    Regular price: $11.39

    • The I-5 Killer

    • By: Ann Rule, Andy Stack
    • Narrated by: Laural Merlington
    • Length: 10 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 729
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 641
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 636

    As a young man, Randall Woodfield had it all; he was a star athlete with good looks and an award-winning student. Working in the swinging West Coast bar scene, he had more than his share of women. But he wanted more than just sex. An appetite for unspeakable violent acts led him to cruise the I-5 highway through California to Washington, leaving a trail of victims along the way. As the list of the dead grew, the police mobilized to stop a twisted killer who had 44 known deaths to his name.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very interesting from beginning to end.

    • By Mami on 01-12-18

    Regular price: $26.59

    • Go Down Together

    • The True, Untold Story of Bonnie and Clyde
    • By: Jeff Guinn
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Hogan
    • Length: 16 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,053
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 900
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 901

    With dramatic flair, Jeff Guinn delivers the definitive portrait of Bonnie and Clyde. These media-savvy outlaws appealed to America's Depression-era hunger for swashbuckling characters. Glowing radio and newspaper reports transformed these "public enemies" into celebrities - much like the cinema gangsters of the time.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Bravo!

    • By Tim on 09-09-09

    Regular price: $29.95

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