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Book Review: "Missoula" by Jon Krakauer

  • Genre: Nonfiction/True Crime 
  • Length: 367 pages
  • Published: 2015
  • My rating: 5/5
  • Goodreads rating: 4/5

Description: By investigating the handling of several rape cases reported in the college town of Missoula, Montana, Krakauer examines how the justice system responds to acquaintance rape, and why victims are so often reluctant to report sexual assaults. 233 more words

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Starting a New True Crime Book on Adam C. Arnold – ‘’Pump” Arnold – Battle Creek’s First Kingpin of Crime

I am pleased to announce that my daughter Victoria Hester and I are working on a new true crime book on Adam “Pump” Arnold.  I have to tell you, I enjoy writing with my daughter.  681 more words

True Crime

TV Show Review: True Detective Season 2 Episodes 1 and 2

The first season of True Detective conveyed very specific things to viewers. It gave a glimpse at the gritty, lower levels of Louisiana society. You got a great character study on McConaughey’s and Woody Harrelson’s characters. 222 more words

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this day in crime history: july 2, 1881

On this date in 1881, President James A. Garfield was shot in the back and arm at the Baltimore and Potomac Railroad station in Washington, D.C. 122 more words

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High-risk gambling, brown envelopes of cash and striking poses on the throne of England in For Queen and Currency: Audacious fraud, greed and gambling at Buckingham Palace

This month’s lead title  For Queen and Currency: Audacious fraud, greed and gambling at Buckingham Palace draws on thousands of leaked documents, police and inside sources to expose a massive fraud and security scandal at Buckingham Palace which Scotland Yard and the Royal Household tried to suppress. 419 more words

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Stratton Street Bookstore (2015)

On Friday, July 3, 2015, the book and I will appear at Stratton Street Bookstore in Logan, WV. We will be there in the afternoon and evening. 21 more words

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