American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI

From the acclaimed author of Death in the Air Not since Devil in the White City has a book told such a harrowing tale Douglas Preston comes the riveting story of the birth of criminal investigation in the twentieth century.Berkeley, California, 1933 In a lab filled with curiosities beakers,

Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman's Search for Justice in Indian Country

The gripping true story of a murder on an Indian reservation, and the unforgettable Arikara woman who becomes obsessed with solving it an urgent work of literary journalism I don t know a complicated, original protagonist in literature than Lissa Yellow Bird, or a dogged reporter in

The Memory Wood

The must read novel of 2020 Chilling, moving and unputdownable, The Memory Wood is a thriller like no other Elijah has lived in the Memory Wood for as long as he can remember Its the only home hes ever known Elissa has only just arrived And shell do everything she can to escape.


One dark Los Angeles night, Beth Crawford is driving home from a dinner party, furious at her husband for spending money they don t have A few blocks away, a scantily dressed woman in a blonde wig lugs a suitcase full of blood spattered cash toward a bus stop In the streets between the two women,

Race Against Time: A Reporter Reopens the Unsolved Murder Cases of the Civil Rights Era

For almost two decades, investigative journalist Jerry Mitchell doggedly pursued the Klansmen responsible for some of the most notorious murders of the civil rights movement This book is his amazing story Thanks to him, and to courageous prosecutors, witnesses, and FBI agents, justice finally