Organized Crime Books

Last updated: January 3, 2012
  1. Stolen Innocence: My Story of Growing Up in a Polygamous Sect, Becoming a Teenage Bride, and Breaking Free of Warren Jeffs
    1. Stolen Innocence: My Story of Growing Up in a Polygamous Sect, Becoming a Teenage Bride, and Breaking Free of Warren Jeffs by Elissa Wall and Lisa Pulitzer Published: May 13, 2008 Score: 6.67
  2. The Ice Man: Confessions of a Mafia Contract Killer
    2. The Ice Man: Confessions of a Mafia Contract Killer by Philip Carlo Published: April 28, 2009 Score: 5.11
  3. Brooklyn NY: A Grim Retrospective
    3. Brooklyn NY: A Grim Retrospective by Jerry Castaldo and Chip Deffaa Published: December 16, 2010 Score: 4.76
  4. Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the World's Greatest Outlaw
    4. Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the World's Greatest Outlaw by Mark Bowden Published: April 1, 2001 Score: 3.26
  5. No Angel: My Harrowing Undercover Journey to the Inner Circle of the Hells Angels
    5. No Angel: My Harrowing Undercover Journey to the Inner Circle of the Hells Angels by Jay Dobyns, Nils Johnson-Shelton and Mel Foster Published: April 9, 2009 Score: 2.78
  6. The Fearless Mrs. Goodwin (Kindle Single)
    6. The Fearless Mrs. Goodwin (Kindle Single) by Elizabeth Mitchell Published: August 17, 2011 Score: 2.28
  7. Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City
    7. Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City by Nelson Johnson and Terence Winter Published: August 16, 2010 Score: 1.88
  8. Tokyo Vice: An American Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
    8. Tokyo Vice: An American Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard) by Jake Adelstein Published: October 5, 2010 Score: 1.8
  9. Wiseguy
    9. Wiseguy by Nicholas Pileggi Published: May 25, 2010 Score: 1.78
  10. The Brothers Bulger: How They Terrorized and Corrupted Boston for a Quarter Century
    10. The Brothers Bulger: How They Terrorized and Corrupted Boston for a Quarter Century by Howie Carr Published: November 1, 2006 Score: 1.55
  11. The Company She Keeps
    11. The Company She Keeps by Georgia Durante Published: October 7, 2008 Score: 1.45
  12. Roll Call
    12. Roll Call by Glenn Thomas Langohr Published: August 9, 2009 Score: 1.37
  13. Tears of a Hustler PT 1
    13. Tears of a Hustler PT 1 by Silk White Published: October 3, 2010 Score: 1.35
  14. Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned Cuba and Then Lost It to the Revolution
    14. Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned Cuba and Then Lost It to the Revolution by T. J. English Published: June 9, 2009 Score: 1.16
  15. Hitman: The Untold Story of Johnny Martorano: Whitey Bulger's Enforcer and the Most Feared Gangster in the Underworld
    15. Hitman: The Untold Story of Johnny Martorano: Whitey Bulger's Enforcer and the Most Feared Gangster in the Underworld by Howie Carr Published: April 26, 2011 Score: 1.08
  16. 16. "I Heard You Paint Houses": Frank "The Irishman" Sheeran and the Inside Story of the Mafia, the Teamsters, and the Last Ride of Jimmy Hoffa by Charles Brandt Published: May 24, 2005 Score: 1.08
  17. Gomorrah: A Personal Journey into the Violent International Empire of Naples' Organized Crime System
    17. Gomorrah: A Personal Journey into the Violent International Empire of Naples' Organized Crime System by Roberto Saviano and Virginia Jewiss Published: November 25, 2008 Score: 1.06
  18. Five Families: The Rise, Decline, and Resurgence of America's Most Powerful Mafia Empires
    18. Five Families: The Rise, Decline, and Resurgence of America's Most Powerful Mafia Empires by Selwyn Raab Published: September 5, 2006 Score: 0.99
  19. Public Enemies: America's Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34
    19. Public Enemies: America's Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34 by Bryan Burrough Published: April 29, 2009 Score: 0.93
  20. Surviving the Mob: A Street Soldier's Life in the Gambino Crime Family
    20. Surviving the Mob: A Street Soldier's Life in the Gambino Crime Family by Dennis Griffin Published: January 1, 2011 Score: 0.9
  21. BMF: The Rise and Fall of Big Meech and the Black Mafia Family
    21. BMF: The Rise and Fall of Big Meech and the Black Mafia Family by Mara Shalhoup Published: January 18, 2011 Score: 0.84
  22. Citizen Somerville: Growing up with the Winter Hill Gang
    22. Citizen Somerville: Growing up with the Winter Hill Gang by Bobby Martini and Elayne Keratsis Published: November 2, 2010 Score: 0.65
  23. The Butcher: Anatomy of a Mafia Psychopath
    23. The Butcher: Anatomy of a Mafia Psychopath by Philip Carlo Published: October 19, 2010 Score: 0.62
  24. McMafia: A Journey Through the Global Criminal Underworld (Vintage)
    24. McMafia: A Journey Through the Global Criminal Underworld (Vintage) by Misha Glenny Published: April 7, 2009 Score: 0.51
  25. At the Devil's Table: The Untold Story of the Insider Who Brought Down the Cali Cartel
    25. At the Devil's Table: The Untold Story of the Insider Who Brought Down the Cali Cartel by William C. Rempel Published: June 21, 2011 Score: 0.49

See also:

  1. True Accounts
  2. Murder & Mayhem Books
  3. Espionage Books
  4. Serial Killers Books
  5. True Crime Books
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  7. Corsica Travel Guides
  8. Christian Sermons Books
  9. Animal Books
  10. Foreign Language Dictionaries & Thesauruses
  11. Tennis
  12. Antique & Collectible Firearms & Weapons Books
  13. US Civil War Books
  14. Sheet Music & Scores by Handel
  15. Sheet Music & Scores by Gilbert
  16. Modern Arts & Photography Books
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