Criminology Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
    1. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America by Erik Larson and Scott Brick Published: August 7, 2007 Score: 44.47
  2. FREAKONOMICS: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything ( Penguin Culture )
    2. FREAKONOMICS: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything ( Penguin Culture ) by Steven D. & Dubner, Stephen J. Levitt Score: 24
  3. The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town
    3. The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town by John Grisham Published: October 10, 2006 Score: 17.75
  4. The Diary Of Anne Frank
    4. The Diary Of Anne Frank by Anne Frank Score: 8.61
  5. The Sociopath Next Door: The Ruthless Versus the Rest of Us
    5. The Sociopath Next Door: The Ruthless Versus the Rest of Us by Martha Stout and Shelly Frasier Published: June 1, 2005 Score: 7.62
  6. In Cold Blood
    6. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote Published: February 1, 1994 Score: 5.35
  7. On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society
    7. On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society by Dave Grossman Published: June 22, 2009 Score: 5.3
  8. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
    8. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt Published: April 2, 1998 Score: 5.2
  9. The New Jim Crow
    9. The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander and Cornel West Published: January 16, 2012 Score: 3.71
  10. Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders
    10. Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders by Vincent Bugliosi and Curt Gentry Published: December 1, 2001 Score: 3.26
  11. The Firm
    11. The Firm by John Grisham Score: 3.22
  12. The Souls Of Black Folk
    12. The Souls Of Black Folk by W.E.B. Dubois Published: March 6, 2000 Score: 2.93
  13. Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer
    13. Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer by James L. Swanson Published: February 7, 2006 Score: 2.77
  14. The Ice Man: Confessions of a Mafia Contract Killer
    14. The Ice Man: Confessions of a Mafia Contract Killer by Philip Carlo Published: April 1, 2010 Score: 2.52
  15. Catch Me If You Can: The Amazing True Story of the Youngest and Most Daring Con Man in the History of Fun and Profit
    15. Catch Me If You Can: The Amazing True Story of the Youngest and Most Daring Con Man in the History of Fun and Profit by Frank W. Abagnale Published: March 1, 2001 Score: 2.48
  16. My Friend Leonard
    16. My Friend Leonard by James Frey Published: May 1, 2006 Score: 2.2
  17. Under and Alone: The True Story of the Undercover Agent Who Infiltrated America's Most Violent Outlaw Motorcycle Gang
    17. Under and Alone: The True Story of the Undercover Agent Who Infiltrated America's Most Violent Outlaw Motorcycle Gang by William Queen Published: April 5, 2005 Score: 1.92
  18. Gang Leader for a Day: A Rogue Sociologist Takes to the Streets
    18. Gang Leader for a Day: A Rogue Sociologist Takes to the Streets by Sudhir Venkatesh Published: December 30, 2008 Score: 1.86
  19. Killing Pablo
    19. Killing Pablo by Mark Bowden Published: May 1, 2002 Score: 1.34
  20. Assassination Vacation
    20. Assassination Vacation by Sarah Vowell Published: January 31, 2006 Score: 1.34
  21. Too Late to Say Goodbye: A True Story of Murder and Betrayal
    21. Too Late to Say Goodbye: A True Story of Murder and Betrayal by Ann Rule Published: June 1, 2007 Score: 1.27
  22. Thunderstruck
    22. Thunderstruck by Erik Larson Score: 1.17
  23. Methland: The Death and Life of an American Small Town
    23. Methland: The Death and Life of an American Small Town by Nick Reding Published: May 25, 2010 Score: 1.12
  24. Portrait of a Killer: Jack the Ripper, Case Closed
    24. Portrait of a Killer: Jack the Ripper, Case Closed by Patricia Cornwell and Kate Reading Published: June 24, 2004 Score: 1.06
  25. We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will be Killed With Our Families: Stories from Rwanda
    25. We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will be Killed With Our Families: Stories from Rwanda by Philip Gourevitch Published: September 1, 1999 Score: 1.03

See also:

  1. Crime & Criminal Books
  2. Offender Books
  3. Forensic Science Books
  4. Penology Books
  5. War on Drugs Books
  6. Gang Books
  7. French Books on Cassette
  8. Gay & Lesbian Short Stories
  9. Medical History & Records Administration
  10. Rhine Travel Guides
  11. Immune Systems
  12. Web Design Fireworks
  13. Children's Short Story Collections
  14. Environmentalism Books
  15. German History Books
  16. Personality Disorders Books
  17. Paralegals & Paralegalism
  18. Latvian Dictionaries & Thesauruses