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Sharkey, Alix

Summary: In this remarkable memoir, a harrowing true story of family, violence, guilt and atonement, a journalist reflects on his own journey to come to terms with his brothers terrible crimes - and to find justice for the young girl he killed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SHA

Jobb, Dean

Summary: "Framed around one salacious trial in 1891 London, a fascinating and vividly told true-crime narrative about the hunt for one of the first known serial killers, whose poisoning spree in the US, Canada, and England coincided with the birth of forensic science as well as the public's growing appetite for crime fiction such as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes novels"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.152 JOB

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.152 JOB

Larson, Erik.

Summary: Dual stories of two disparate men, one a genius, and the other a killer. The geuius is Guglielmo Marconi, inventor of wireless communication. The murderer is the notorious Englishman, Dr. H. H. Crippen. Their lives intersect during the criminal chase.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.1523 LAR

Larson, Erik.

Summary: In Thunderstruck, Erik Larson tells the interwoven stories of two men--Hawley Crippen, a very unlikely murderer, and Guglielmo Marconi, the obsessive creator of a seemingly supernatural means of communication--whose lives intersect during one of the greatest criminal chases of all time. - goodreads

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.15 Lar

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 LAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 LAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.1523 Larson

Haining, Peter.

Summary: Argues that the legendary character Sweeney Todd was an actual historical figure who committed his crimes in eighteenth-century London and was victimized by the poverty and crime that was prevalent in the underworld of that time period.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Robson 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 TODD, SWEENEY HAI

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