True Crime from Texas Monthly, Various
  • List: $20.00  |  Sale: $14.00
    Club: $10.00
    • Facebook Share
    • Twitter Share
    • Pinterest Share

Details

True Crime from Texas Monthly

Author: Various

Series: Texas Monthly

Narrator: Various

Unabridged: 4 hr 28 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 01/09/2018

Genre: Social Science - Criminology

Synopsis

In partnership with Texas Monthly, the following articles spotlighting true crime are now available in a bundle as an audio download:

* "The Cheerleader Murder Plot" by Mimi Swartz, read by Pam Dougherty
* "The Last Ride of Cowboy Bob" by Skip Hollandsworth, read by Bruce DuBose
* "A Kiss Before Dying" by Pamela Colloff, read by Staci Snell and Karissa Vacker
* "The Talented Mr. Khater" by Francesca Mari, read by Mallorie Rodak
* "Just Desserts" by Katy Vine, read by Lydia Mackay

"The Cheerleader Murder Plot" by Mimi Swartz features a woman who went to extreme, murderous lengths to ensure her daughter's spot on the cheerleading squad.

"The Last Ride of Cowboy Bob" by Skip Hollandsworth profiles the mysterious Peggy Jo Tallas who, disguised as a man, robbed banks and confounded police for years.

"A Kiss Before Dying" by Pamela Colloff revisits the case of Betty Williams, a high school student who begged her ex to kill her.

"The Talented Mr. Khater" by Francesca Mari investigates the ongoing exploits of international con artist and psychopath Youssef Khater.

"Just Desserts" by Katy Vine is the story of a man who turned "keeping up with the Joneses" into the perfect crime.

Recommended

Inside the Criminal Mind Revised and Updated Edition, Stanton Samenow
Inside the Criminal Mind
by Stanton Samenow

Long-held myths defining the sources of and cures for crime are shattered in this ground-breaking book--and a chilling profile of today's criminal emerges.

Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Published: 11/04/2014

The Killer of Little Shepherds A True Crime Story and the Birth of Forensic Science, Douglas Starr
The Killer of Little Shepherds
by Douglas Starr

A riveting true crime story that vividly recounts the birth of modern forensics.At the end of the nineteenth century, serial murderer Joseph Vacher, known and feared as “The Killer of Little Shepherds,” terrorized the French countryside....

Narrator: Erik Davies
Published: 10/05/2010

The Anatomy of Evil, MD Stone
The Anatomy of Evil
by MD Stone

In this groundbreaking book, renowned psychiatrist Michael H. Stone explores the concept and reality of evil from a new perspective. In an in-depth discussion of the personality traits and behaviors that constitute evil across a wide spectrum, Dr. S...

Narrator: Charles Constant
Published: 06/19/2018

The Anatomy of Motive The FBI’s Legendary Mindhunter Explores the Key to Understanding and Catching Violent Criminals , John Douglas
The Anatomy of Motive
by John Douglas

In this eagerly anticipated book from the internationally bestselling authors of Mindhunter, Journey into Darkness, and Obsession, legendary crime fighter John Douglas explores the root of all crime—motive. Every crime is a mystery story with...

Narrator: Joe Barrett
Published: 01/25/2017

The Anatomy of Violence The Biological Roots of Crime, Adrian Raine
The Anatomy of Violence
by Adrian Raine

With a 4-page full-color insert, and black-and-white illustrations throughoutWhy do some innocent kids grow up to become cold-blooded serial killers? Is bad biology partly to blame? For more than three decades Adrian Raine has been researching the b...

Narrator: Jonathan Cowley
Published: 04/30/2013

Stolen Years Stories of the Wrongfully Imprisoned, Reuven Fenton
Stolen Years
by Reuven Fenton

There is a grisly murder in your neighborhood. You stand outside with your neighbors and watch, or maybe you peek out your curtains. Hours pass, then days, maybe years. Then one day there is a knock at your door and the police take you in for questi...

Narrator: Will Damron
Published: 11/10/2015

While the City Slept A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man's Descent into Madness, Eli Sanders
While the City Slept
by Eli Sanders

“Binged Making a Murderer? Try . . . [this] riveting portrait of a tragic, preventable crime.” —Entertainment WeeklyFinalist for the Edgar Award for Best Fact CrimeFinalist for the Dayton Literary Peace PrizeA Pulitzer Prize&n...

Narrator: RenA© Ruiz
Published: 02/02/2016

Forensics What Bugs, Burns, Prints, DNA, and More Tell Us about Crime, Val McDermin
Forensics
by Val McDermin

Val McDermid is one of the finest crime writers we have, whose novels have captivated millions of listeners worldwide with their riveting narratives of characters who solve complex crimes and confront unimaginable evil.

Narrator: Sarah Barron
Published: 07/07/2015

The Grim Sleeper: The Lost Women of South Central, Christine Pelisek
The Grim Sleeper: The Lost Women of South Central
by Christine Pelisek

The definitive book on the hunt to find the most ruthless serial killer in Los Angeles' history, told by the fearless reporter who broke the story. In 2008, Christine Pelisek broke the story of a terrifying serial killer who went unchecked in Los An...

Narrator: Inger Tudor
Published: 05/30/2017

Texas Monthly Bundle

Get 5% off your total order by adding 3 or more audiobooks from Texas Monthly

{"id":"2008598","ean":"9780525593522","abr":"Unabridged","title":"True Crime from Texas Monthly","subtitle":"","author":"Various","rating_average":"0","narrator":"Various","series_id":"9508","ubr_id":"2008598","abr_id":"0","ubr_price":"20.00","abr_price":"0.00","ubr_memprice":"13.00","abr_memprice":"0.00","ubr_narrator":"Various","abr_narrator":"","ubr_length":"Unabridged: 4 hr 30 min","abr_length":"Abridged: "}