Archive for 'New Books'
New Book : True Crime Stories You Won’t Believe
by Roman Vitelli
This book is a collection of true crime stories from different countries (Japan, France, Italy, the UK, and the US) and different time periods that defy simple description. They include: • The strange tale of a psychotic geisha who severed her lover’s genitals to carry as a token of her love and who inspired a […]
Posted: May 5th, 2022 under New Books.
New Book: Notorious San Francisco: True Tales of Crime, Passion and Murder, by Paul Drexler
Editor’s Note: From an anecdotal standpoint, there are four major cities in the United States in which the most interesting murder cases unfold: New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. Interesting crimes, famous crimes, and infamous serial killer cases have occurred in all other major American cities, but it seems like the best […]
Posted: June 5th, 2019 under New Books.
Chapter 17 of “Vintage True Crime Stories V-1,” The Collins Case, Topeka, 1898
[September 7, 2018] Posted below for your consideration is Chapter 17 from the first volume of a new anthology series presented by HCD Publishing entitled, Vintage True Crime Stories: An Illustrated Anthology of Forgotten Cases of Murder & Mayhem, Volume I, 314 pages. The book will be released on Amazon Kindle this coming Monday, September […]
Posted: September 7th, 2018 under Feature Stories, New Books.
Tags: 1800s, Kansas, Patricide
Infographic for New True Crime Anthology
The infographic below communicates in a clear and simple way the tedious process of putting an anthology of true crime stories together. —###—
Posted: September 7th, 2018 under New Books.
A New Book Presented by HCD – ‘Vintage True Crime Stories: An Illustrated Anthology of Forgotten Cases of Murder & Mayhem Volume I’ – will be released Sept 10.
Vintage True Crime Stories: An Illustrated Anthology of Forgotten Cases of Murder & Mayhem, Volume I, is a new book from HistoricalCrimeDetective.com that will be released Monday, September 10. All this week leading up to the Monday launch date I will be posting more information about the book including a sample chapter or two, images, […]
Posted: September 4th, 2018 under New Books.
New Book: Bobby BlueJacket, The Tribe, The Joint, The Tulsa Underworld
From HCD: The biography of Native American Bobby BlueJacket, a safecracker & killer who redeemed himself inside and out of prison, will go on sale in February, 2018. The book, Bobby BlueJacket: The Tribe, The Joint, The Tulsa Underworld, is available for preorder from the publisher, First to Knock. Author Michael P. Daley, was kind […]
Posted: December 15th, 2017 under New Books.
Tags: 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, Criminal Biography, Oklahoma
The Murder of Judge Chillingworth and his Wife, 1955, as Detailed in a New Book, Grim Justice
In the early morning hours of June 15, 1955, Judge Curtis Chillingworth and his wife Marjorie were snatched from their beachfront home in Palm Beach County, Florida and were never seen again. Curtis E. Chillingworth was born to an upper-class family in 1896. His grandfather had moved down from New York and served as sheriff. […]
Posted: November 23rd, 2017 under New Books.
Tags: 1950s, Florida, Murder, Workplace Violence
New Book: Ugly Prey, by Emilie Le Beau Lucchesi
Book Synopsis An Italian immigrant who spoke little English and struggled to scrape together a living on her primitive family farm outside Chicago, Sabella Nitti was arrested in 1923 for the murder of her missing husband. Within two months, she was found guilty and became the first woman ever sentenced to hang in Chicago. Journalist […]
Posted: June 9th, 2017 under New Books.
New Book: Famous Crimes the World Forgot Volume II
My new book, Famous Crimes the World Forgot Volume II: More Vintage True Crime Stories Rescued from Obscurity, is now available for download to your Amazon Kindle. The book will be available for free for five days (the maximum they allow) from Tuesday, March 21, to Saturday, March 25, 2017. The paperback version will be […]
Posted: March 20th, 2017 under New Books.
Tags: Murder, Serial Killer
Here’s a Sneak Peak at the Cover for My Soon to be Published Book, Famous Crimes the World Forgot, Volume II
Twenty-months after I started writing this book, I am happy to announce it will be released in the next 30-40 days. TBA.
Posted: February 15th, 2017 under New Books.