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  • The Dead Duke, His Secret Wife, and the Missing Corpse: An Extraordinary Edwardian Case of Deception and Intrigue
    Piu Marie Eatwell
    Paperback: 09/20/2016
     
    One of the most notorious and bizarre mysteries of the Edwardian age, for readers who loved The Suspicions of ...
  • While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man's Descent into Madness
    Eli Sanders
    Hardcover: 02/02/2016
     
    A Pulitzer Prize–winning reporter's gripping account of one young man's path to murder - and a wake-up ...
  • The Confidence Game: Why We Fall for It ... Every Time
    Maria Konnikova
    Hardcover: 01/12/2016
     
    An intriguing investigation into what makes a con artist, and why we continue to be duped by them.
  • Bad Paper: Chasing Debt from Wall Street to the Underworld
    Jake Halpern
    Paperback: 10/13/2015
     
    A vital exposé that is also a bravura feat of storytelling.
  • Shadows in the Vineyard: The True Story of a Plot to Poison the World's Greatest Wine
    Maximillian Potter
    Paperback: 07/28/2015
     
    Journalist Maximillian Potter uncovers a fascinating plot to destroy the vines of La Romanée-Conti, ...
  • The Invention of Murder: How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime
    Judith Flanders
    Paperback: 07/15/2014
     
    In this fascinating exploration of murder in the nineteenth century, Judith Flanders examines some of the most...
  • Death in the City of Light: The Serial Killer of Nazi-Occupied Paris
    David King
    Paperback: 06/05/2012
     
    Death in the City of Light is a brilliant evocation of Nazi-Occupied Paris and a harrowing exploration of ...

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