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The Missing Cryptoqueen: The Billion Dollar Cryptocurrency Con and the Woman Who Got Away with It By Jamie Bartlett Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780306829161
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Published: Hachette Books - June 28th, 2022

175 countries, four billion dollars, one scam: the thrilling rise and fall of the biggest cryptocurrency con in history and the woman behind it all

In 2016, on stage at Wembley Arena in front of thousands of adoring fans, Dr. Ruja Ignatova promised her followers a financial revolution. The future, she said, belonged to cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin.


Outlaw Riding Through The Storm By George Christie Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781667836829
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Published: BookBaby - May 2nd, 2022

George shares some the trials and tribulations of his life as president in one of the most notorious motorcycle clubs there is.


Ethel Rosenberg: An American Tragedy By Anne Sebba Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250198648
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - June 14th, 2022

New York Times bestselling author Anne Sebba's moving biography of Ethel Rosenberg, the wife and mother whose execution for espionage-related crimes defined the Cold War and horrified the world.


Go Down Together: The True, Untold Story of Bonnie and Clyde By Jeff Guinn Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781416557074
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 9th, 2010

Forget everything you think you know about Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker—previous books and films, including the brilliant 1967 movie starring Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway, have emphasized the supposed glamour of America's most notorious criminal couple, thus contributing to ongoing mythology.


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The Snakehead: An Epic Tale of the Chinatown Underworld and the American Dream By Patrick Radden Keefe Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780307279279
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Published: Anchor - July 27th, 2010

In this thrilling panorama of real-life events, the bestselling author of Empire of Pain investigates a secret world run by a surprising criminal: a charismatic middle-aged grandmother, who from a tiny noodle shop in New York’s Chinatown managed a multi-million dollar business smuggling people.


Blue Rage, Black Redemption: A Memoir By Stanley Tookie Williams, Tavis Smiley (Foreword by), Barbara Becnel (Epilogue by) Cover Image
By Stanley Tookie Williams, Tavis Smiley (Foreword by), Barbara Becnel (Epilogue by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781416544494
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Published: Touchstone - November 13th, 2007

A gripping tale of personal revolution by a man who went from Crips co-founder to Nobel Peace Prize nominee, author, and anti-gang activist

When his L.A. neighborhood was threatened by gangbangers, Stanley Tookie Williams and a friend formed the Crips, but what began as protection became worse than the original gangs.


Blackbeard: America's Most Notorious Pirate By Angus Konstam Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9780470128213
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Published: Wiley - April 1st, 2007

A thorough, exciting examination of 18th-century pirate life, with wonderful details.
--Publishers Weekly

Interesting and exciting . . . a thoroughly enjoyable chronicle of an interesting life and interesting era.
--Booklist

The definitive biography of history'smost fearsome and famous pirate


The Republic Of Pirates: Being the True and Surprising Story of the Caribbean Pirates and the Man Who Brought Them Down By Colin Woodard Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780156034623
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Published: Mariner Books - May 12th, 2008

An entrancing tale of piracy colored with gold, treachery and double-dealing (Portland Press Herald), Pulitzer Prize-finalist Colin Woodward's The Republic of Pirates is the historical biography of the exploits of infamous Caribbean buccaneers.


Always Running: La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A. By Luis J. Rodriguez Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780743276917
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Published: Atria Books - October 4th, 2005

The award-winning and bestselling classic memoir about a young Chicano gang member surviving the dangerous streets of East Los Angeles, now featuring a new introduction by the author.

Winner of the Carl Sandburg Literary Award, hailed as a New York Times notable book, and read by hundreds of thousands, Always Running is the searing true story of one man’s life in


Wiseguy By Nicholas Pileggi, Martin Scorsese (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Nicholas Pileggi, Martin Scorsese (Introduction by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781982129903
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 16th, 2019

Nicholas Pileggi’s vivid, unvarnished, journalistic chronicle of the life of Henry Hill—the working-class Brooklyn kid who knew from age twelve that “to be a wiseguy was to own the world,” who grew up to live the highs and lows of the mafia gangster’s life—has been hailed as “the best book ever written on organized crime” (Cosmopolitan).


High Achiever: The Incredible True Story of One Addict's Double Life By Tiffany Jenkins Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780593135938
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Published: Harmony - June 18th, 2019

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • An up-close portrait of the mind of an addict and a life unraveled by narcotics—a memoir of captivating urgency and surprising humor that puts a human face on the opioid crisis.
 
“Raw, brutal, and shocking. Move over, Orange Is the New Black.”—Amy Dresner, author of My Fair Junkie


Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the World's Greatest Outlaw By Mark Bowden Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802127730
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Published: Grove Press - February 20th, 2018

"A master of narrative journalism, Bowden] employs the same techniques of reconstructing scenes and dialogue that made his bestselling Black Hawk Down gripping reading." -Linda Robinson, New York Times Book Review