Welcome to the first of my book recommendations series! Kicking off this series of posts is my non-fiction recommendations. I only recently started reading non-fiction novels, so my list isn’t extensive but it’s a list I would recommend over and over. I tried to choose novels from varying subgenres. So, without further ado… Clicking each … Continue reading Non-Fiction Book Recommendations!
Genre: NonFiction, True Crime Publisher: Harper A masterful true crime account of the Golden State Killer—the elusive serial rapist turned murderer who terrorized California for over a decade—from Michelle McNamara, the gifted journalist who died tragically while investigating the case. "You’ll be silent forever, and I’ll be gone in the dark." For more than ten … Continue reading I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer – Michelle McNamara
Genre: True Crime, Memoir Publisher:Thomas Dunne Books When an eleven-year-old James Renner fell in love with Amy Mihaljevic, the missing girl seen on posters all over his neighborhood, it was the beginning of a lifelong obsession with true crime. That obsession led Renner to a successful career as an investigative journalist. It also gave him … Continue reading True Crime Addict: How I Lost Myself in the Mysterious Disappearance of Maura Murray – James Renner
For fans of Netflix’s Making a Murderer and Amanda Knox. Devil’s Knot follows the murder of three eight-year-old boys. Rumors of satanic cults ran wild then suddenly three teenagers were charged with the killings. Their trials had a witch-hunt atmosphere, a confession full of errors, and no physical evidence linking the teenagers to the crime. … Continue reading Devil’s Knot: The True Story of the West Memphis Three – Mara Leveritt