By Janice Holly Booth
By Emilie Le Beau Lucchesi
Lucchesi brings to existence the points of interest and sounds of Twenties Chicago—its then-rural outskirts, downtown halls of energy, and headline-making crimes and trials, together with these of 2 different girls (who could encourage the musical and picture Chicago) additionally accused of killing the boys of their lives. yet Sabella's fellow inmates Beulah and Belva have been appealing, charmed the all-male juries, and have been fast acquitted, elevating doubts between many Chicagoans in regards to the equity of the "poor gruesome immigrant's" conviction.
Featuring an formidable and ruthless journalist who helped demonize Sabella via her reviews, and the intense, appealing, twenty-three-year-old attorney who helped humanize her with a jailhouse makeover, Ugly Prey is not only a page-turning court docket drama but in addition a thought-provoking examine the intersection of gender, ethnicity, classification, and the yankee justice approach.
By Gary L. Stuart
By Bill Bowers
The Bloody Benders relatives . . . The Black Hand of recent Orleans . . . The Crimes of Butch Cassidy’s Wild Bunch . . . The Mountain Meadows bloodbath in Utah . . . Rachel Wall, lady Pirate and The final girl to be Hanged in Massachusetts . . . Dr. Valorous Coolidge, who played the post-mortem at the guy He Murdered . . . or even against the law chronicled via President Abraham Lincoln. This legal choice of Lyons Press American Classics promises the murderous, thieving, and another way nefarious acts we like to learn about—all from our deep background and in a publication that makes a superb present as a part of Lyons’s extraordinary Americana library.
By Nadia Climent
En uno de los momentos más tristes y vulnerables de su vida, Nora Ros acude una noche a ver un espectáculo de magia junto a su amiga Sara en los angeles cosmopolita ciudad de Barcelona.
Desde aquel preciso instante, Nora queda totalmente fascinada por los angeles actuación del mago-ilusionista Mark Anderson, haciéndole despertar l. a. curiosidad, inocencia y sentimientos ya olvidados a causa de los angeles trágica muerte de su madre en un accidente de tráfico.
Aquella misma noche, mientras Nora disfruta de l. a. actuación, l. a. policía encuentra el cadáver de una mujer asesinada en su propio apartamento de manera sospechosa y finalmente acaba relacionándolo con el mundo del espectáculo.
Mientras Nora se adentra de los angeles mano del misterioso mago en un mundo desconocido de sueños e ilusiones por las calles de Londres, los inspectores Albert Parker y Cristian Vega continúan con l. a. investigación descubriendo nuevas pistas sobre Mark Anderson y otros personajes relacionados con su círculo profesional.
Nora sigue su instinto y se deja seducir por el misterio y fantasía que le ofrece aquella nueva e inhóspita situación sin tener en cuenta el riesgo que ello conlleva.
En un mundo lleno de misterio, ilusión, rivalidad pero también lleno de sensaciones y emociones que parecen inimaginables, Nora comprobará que las cosas no son lo que parecen y que el éxito puede llegar a ser un triunfo muy peligroso para quienes lo desean.
By Stephanie Bennett
By the time the police arrived tomorrow, locals had swarmed everywhere in the crime scene, obliterating the proof. What was once a hopelessly bungled research and the crime remained unsolved. worry and distrust rocked the farming group, and theories concerning the wrongdoer abounded. used to be this the paintings of a sex-crazed tramp? may well a member of the Murphy relatives were concerned, or was once revenge the motive?
Stephanie Bennett's unique exam of this baffling crime brings a brand new and hectic conception to the outside. the result's a chilling and not easy whodunit.
Stephanie Bennett has spent a long time scouring the on hand archival fabric, interviewing kin of suspects and sufferers and traveling far off components of Queensland to offer this account of the causes and suspects of this, Queensland’s such a lot notorious unsolved murder
By Ronald L. Feinman
Historian Ronald L. Feinman discusses the Presidencies of 16 Presidents, in addition to 3 vital applicants and 5 dwelling Presidents at the present time, and the way they have been without delay threatened with assassination, starting from the 1st recognized risk to Andrew Jackson in 1833, to threats to Barack Obama in past due 2014. All nineteen of those Presidents and applicants have been threatened with assassination—six being killed, 3 wounded, and ten uninjured. also, he finds information regarding a few failed makes an attempt, which, had they been profitable, may have ended in fifteen assorted males who might became President of the us. which of them might were in a position to fill the obligations? which of them may were disastrous within the Oval Office?
Assassination makes an attempt, either winning and screw ups were a part of our political tradition for over one hundred eighty years, and the matter of Presidential protection, defense and defense is still a major challenge this day. With the President being confronted with numerous loss of life threats, the key provider and FBI are compelled to hire every kind of technological how you can shield our leader govt and his relations, in addition to different best officers within the line of succession. Feinman brings to mild how those organisations have grown, either technologically and bodily, to counter those assaults. He, additionally, sheds gentle on how those threats to our Presidency have devastated, replaced, and grown our usa into what it really is today.
By Kathleen M. Heide
By Cory Frye
By Patricia Holland-Moritz