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. Gang Books
  3. Penology Books
  4. Forensic Science Books
  5. Offender Books
  6. War on Drugs Books
  7. Korean Language Literature & Fiction
  8. Deserts Ecosystems
  9. John Lennon Biographies
  10. Bombay Travel Guides
  11. Other Sports Books
  12. Apple Mac Administration
  13. Sports Training
  14. Entertainment Books
  15. Spanish Cooking, Food & Wine Books
  16. Bibles - Christianity
  17. Keyboard Sheet Music & Scores
  18. Jewish Mysticism