The Old Man and the Gun: And Other Tales of True Crime

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Vintage #ad - And "the chameleon" recounts how a french imposter assumes the identity of a missing boy from Texas and infiltrates the boy's family, only to soon wonder whether he is the one being conned. True crime" follows the twisting investigation of a Polish detective who suspects that a novelist planted clues in his fiction to an actual murder.

Now a major motion picture starring Robert Redford and Sissy Spacek, The Old Man and the Gun is here joined by two other riveting true-crime tales. The old man and the gun" is the incredible story of a bank robber and prison escape artist who modeled himself after figures like Pretty Boy Floyd and who, even in his seventies, refuses to retire.

The Old Man and the Gun: And Other Tales of True Crime #ad - In this mesmerizing collection, david grann shows why he has been called a "worthy heir to Truman Capote" and "simply the best narrative nonfiction writer working today, " as he takes the reader on a journey through some of the most intriguing and gripping real-life tales from around the world.

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The White Darkness

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Doubleday #ad - He was related to one of shackleton's men, Frank Worsley, and spent a fortune collecting artifacts from their epic treks across the continent. He spent his life idolizing ernest shackleton, the nineteenth-century polar explorer, who tried to become the first person to reach the South Pole, and later sought to cross Antarctica on foot.

Yet when he returned home he felt compelled to go back. Shackleton never completed his journeys, but he repeatedly rescued his men from certain death, and emerged as one of the greatest leaders in history. Worsley felt an overpowering connection to those expeditions. On november 13, 2015, at age 55, worsley bid farewell to his family and embarked on his most perilous quest: to walk across Antarctica alone.

The White Darkness #ad - David grann tells worsley's remarkable story with the intensity and power that have led him to be called "simply the best narrative nonfiction writer working today. Illustrated with more than fifty stunning photographs from Worsley's and Shackleton's journeys, love, The White Darkness is both a gorgeous keepsake volume and a spellbinding story of courage, and a man pushing himself to the extremes of human capacity.

He would succeed where Shackleton had failed, in the most brutal landscape in the world. In 2008, desolate landscape, battling the freezing, Worsley set out across Antarctica with two other descendants of Shackleton's crew, life-threatening physical exhaustion, and hidden crevasses. By the #1 new york times bestselling author of killers of the flower Moon, a powerful true story of adventure and obsession in the Antarctic, lavishly illustrated with color photographsHenry Worsley was a devoted husband and father and a decorated British special forces officer who believed in honor and sacrifice.

He modeled his military command on Shackleton's legendary skills and was determined to measure his own powers of endurance against them.

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The Devil and Sherlock Holmes: Tales of Murder, Madness, and Obsession

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Vintage #ad - Whether david grann is investigating a mysterious murder, tracking a chameleon-like con artist, or hunting an elusive giant squid, he has proven to be one of the most gifted reporters and storytellers of his generation. Vintage Books USA. In the devil and sherlock holmes, grann takes the reader around the world, revealing a gallery of rogues and heroes with their own particular fixations who show that truth is indeed stranger than fiction.

Features “trial by fire, ” the basis for the true crime major motion picture starring jack o’connell, laura dern, Emily Meade and Jeff Perry  From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon comes this “gripping” The Miami Herald and “hilarious” EW collection of real-life mysteries about people whose obsessions propel them into unfathomable and often deadly circumstances.

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The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

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Vintage #ad - He never returned. The #1 new york times bestseller from the author of Killers of the Flower MoonIn 1925, the legendary British explorer Percy Fawcett ventured into the Amazon jungle, in search of a fabled civilization. Vintage Books USA. Great product! Over the years countless perished trying to find evidence of his party and the place he called “The Lost City of Z.

In this masterpiece of narrative nonfiction, journalist David Grann interweaves the spellbinding stories of Fawcett’s quest for “Z” and his own journey into the deadly jungle, as he unravels the greatest exploration mystery of the twentieth century.

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Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI

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Vintage #ad - One of her relatives was shot. As the death toll rose, and the young director, the newly created FBI took up the case, J. White put together an undercover team, including a Native American agent who infiltrated the region, and together with the Osage began to expose one of the most chilling conspiracies in American history.

In the 1920s, built mansions, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Nation in Oklahoma. After oil was discovered beneath their land, built mansions, the Osage rode in chauffeured automobiles, and sent their children to study in Europe. Great product! New york times bestseller   -  national book award finalist a new york times notable booknamed a best book of the year by amazon, the boston globe, san francisco chronicle, lit hub,  a twisting,  newsday, entertainment weekly,  wall street Journal, Cosmopolitan, haunting true-life murder mystery about one of the most monstrous crimes in American history            In the 1920s,  Seattle Times,  Smithsonian,  Vogue,  NPR, Time, Time Magazine, and SlateFrom the #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Lost City of Z, GQ, Bloomberg, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Nation in Oklahoma.

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI #ad - Another was poisoned. And it was just the beginning, as more and more Osage were dying under mysterious circumstances, and many of those who dared to investigate the killings were themselves murdered. After oil was discovered beneath their land, the Osage rode in chauffeured automobiles, and sent their children to study in Europe.

Vintage Books USA. Named a best book of the year by amazon, san francisco chronicle, smithsonian, Bloomberg, Cosmopolitan, Time, entertainment weekly, NPR, The Boston Globe, Time Magazine, Newsday, Lit Hub, Wall Street Journal, gq, seattle times, vogue, and Slate.

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The Devil and Sherlock Holmes: Tales of Murder, Madness, and Obsession

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Doubleday #ad - Acclaimed new yorker writer and author of the breakout debut bestseller The Lost City of Z, David Grann offers a collection of spellbinding narrative journalism. Throughout, grann’s hypnotic accounts display the power—and often the willful perversity—of the human spirit. Whether he’s reporting on the infiltration of the murderous Aryan Brotherhood into the U.

S. After oil was discovered beneath their land, the Osage rode in chauffeured automobiles, and sent their children to study in Europe. There is the world’s foremost expert on sherlock holmes who is found dead in mysterious circumstances; an arson sleuth trying to prove that a man about to be executed is innocent; and sandhogs racing to complete the brutally dangerous job of building New York City’s water tunnels before the old system collapses.

Compulsively readable, passion, The Devil and Sherlock Holmes is a brilliant mosaic of ambition, madness, and folly. Each of the dozen stories in this collection reveals a hidden and often dangerous world and, like Into Thin Air and The Orchid Thief, pivots around the gravitational pull of obsession and the captivating personalities of those caught in its grip.

The Devil and Sherlock Holmes: Tales of Murder, Madness, and Obsession #ad - Named a best book of the year by amazon, time magazine, lit hub, seattle times, Newsday, vogue, Bloomberg, Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, Time, entertainment weekly, gq, Cosmopolitan, NPR, Smithsonian, and Slate. From the #1 new york times best-selling author of The Lost City of Z, a twisting, haunting true-life murder mystery about one of the most monstrous crimes in American history.

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The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

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Doubleday #ad - Thousands had died looking for it, leaving many scientists convinced that the Amazon was truly inimical to humankind. A quest for truth that leads to death, madness or disappearance for those who seek to solve it. After stumbling upon a hidden trove of diaries, acclaimed new yorker writer david grann set out to solve "the greatest exploration mystery of the twentieth century:" What happened to the British explorer Percy Fawcett and his quest for the Lost City of Z? In 1925 Fawcett ventured into the Amazon to find an ancient civilization, hoping to make one of the most important discoveries in history.

Fawcett’s fate--and the tantalizing clues he left behind about “Z”--became an obsession for hundreds who followed him into the uncharted wilderness. The lost city of z is a blockbuster adventure narrative about what lies beneath the impenetrable jungle canopy of the Amazon. Vintage Books USA. As david grann delved ever deeper into the mystery surrounding Fawcett’s quest, like the generations who preceded him, he found himself, and the greater mystery of what lies within the Amazon, being irresistibly drawn into the jungle’s “green hell.

The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon #ad - His quest for the truth and his stunning discoveries about Fawcett’s fate and “Z” form the heart of this complex, enthralling narrative. Great product! After oil was discovered beneath their land, the Osage rode in chauffeured automobiles, and sent their children to study in Europe. For decades scientists and adventurers have searched for evidence of Fawcett’s party and the lost City of Z.

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Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee

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Knopf #ad - After oil was discovered beneath their land, the Osage rode in chauffeured automobiles, and sent their children to study in Europe. Furious hours: murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee Hardcover. If to kill a mockingbird was one of your favorite books growing up, you should add Furious Hours to your reading list today.

Southern living   reverend willie Maxwell was a rural preacher accused of murdering five of his family members for insurance money in the 1970s. Despite hundreds of witnesses, Maxwell’s murderer was acquitted—thanks to the same attorney who had previously defended the Reverend. At the same time, she offers a deeply moving portrait of one of the country’s most beloved writers and her struggle with fame, success, and the mystery of artistic creativity.

In the 1920s, built mansions, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Nation in Oklahoma. Named a best book of the year by amazon, bloomberg, newsday, entertainment weekly, Lit Hub, vogue, gq, San Francisco Chronicle, The Boston Globe, Wall Street Journal, Cosmopolitan, Time, NPR, Time Magazine, Smithsonian, seattle times, and Slate.

Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee #ad - From the #1 new york times best-selling author of The Lost City of Z, a twisting, haunting true-life murder mystery about one of the most monstrous crimes in American history. With the help of a savvy lawyer, he escaped justice for years until a relative shot him dead at the funeral of his last victim. Sitting in the audience during the vigilante’s trial was harper Lee, who had traveled from New York City to her native Alabama with the idea of writing her own In Cold Blood, the true-crime classic she had helped her friend Truman Capote research seventeen years earlier.

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Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI

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Doubleday #ad - The agents infiltrated the region, struggling to adopt the latest techniques of detection. Together with the osage they began to expose one of the most chilling conspiracies in American history. In killers of the flower moon, David Grann revisits a shocking series of crimes in which dozens of people were murdered in cold blood.

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Furious hours: murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee Hardcover. New york times bestseller   -  national book award finalist  -  amazon editors' pick for the beST BOOK OF 2017 "Disturbing and riveting.

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Night of Camp David

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Vintage #ad - Went stark-raving mad?” back by popular demand, the New York Times calls the 1965 bestselling political thriller by the author of Seven Days in May, “A little too plausible for comfort. How can one man convince the highest powers in washington that the president of the united States is dangerously unstable—before it’s too late?   Senator Jim MacVeagh is proud to serve his country—and his president, Mark Hollenbach, who has a near-spotless reputation as the vibrant, charismatic leader of MacVeagh’s party and the nation.

What would happen if the president of the U. S. A. But what can he do? who can he tell? Vintage Books USA. Macveagh comes away from these meetings increasingly convinced that the man he once admired has lost his mind. In the 1920s, built mansions, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Nation in Oklahoma.

Night of Camp David #ad - There, the president sits in the dark and rants about his enemies, unfurling insane theories about all the people he says are conspiring against him. New york times bestseller - national book award finalist - amazon editors' pick for THE BEST BOOK OF 2017. They would do anything, president hollenbach tells the stunned senator, to stop him from setting in motion the grand, unprecedented plans he has to make America a great world power once again.

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The Reckoning: A Novel

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In the 1920s, built mansions, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Nation in Oklahoma. Signed copy in great condition!1 bestselling author john Grisham’s The Reckoning is his most powerful, surprising, and suspenseful thriller yet. A murder mystery, a courtroom drama, a family saga…The Reckoning is Grisham's argument that he's not just a boilerplate thriller writer.

. Most jurors will think the counselor has made his case. Usa today   october 1946, mississippi’s favorite son—a decorated world War II hero, neighbor, Mississippi Pete Banning was Clanton, a farmer, Clanton, father, the patriarch of a prominent family, and a faithful member of the Methodist church.

The Reckoning: A Novel #ad - Then one cool october morning he rose early, drove into town, and committed a shocking crime. Pete's only statement about it—to the sheriff, to the judge, to his lawyers, to the jury, and to his family—was: "I have nothing to say. He was not afraid of death and was willing to take his motive to the grave.

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