True Accounts

Last updated: January 3, 2012
  1. A Stolen Life: A Memoir
    1. A Stolen Life: A Memoir by Jaycee Lee Dugard Published: July 12, 2011 Score: 62.42
  2. CRIME AND PUNISHMENT (non illustrated)
    2. CRIME AND PUNISHMENT (non illustrated) by Fyodor Dostoevsky and Constance Garnett Published: December 17, 2010 Score: 42.73
  3. In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin
    3. In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin by Erik Larson Published: May 10, 2011 Score: 34.89
  4. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
    4. 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: 31.39
  5. Into the Wild
    5. Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer Published: September 7, 2007 Score: 25.14
  6. In Cold Blood
    6. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote Published: August 1, 2010 Score: 12.65
  7. Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith
    7. Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer Published: June 8, 2004 Score: 8.41
  8. Imperfect Justice: Prosecuting Casey Anthony
    8. Imperfect Justice: Prosecuting Casey Anthony by Jeff Ashton and Lisa Pulitzer Published: November 15, 2011 Score: 8.39
  9. Columbine
    9. Columbine by Dave Cullen Published: March 3, 2010 Score: 4.28
  10. Shantaram
    10. Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts Score: 4.14
  11. The Innocent Man
    11. The Innocent Man by John Grisham Score: 3.98
  12. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
    12. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt Published: June 28, 1999 Score: 3.62
  13. The Devil in Pew Number Seven
    13. The Devil in Pew Number Seven by Rebecca Nichols Alonzo and Bob DeMoss Published: July 16, 2010 Score: 3.29
  14. Lucky
    14. Lucky by Alice Sebold Published: September 22, 2009 Score: 2.36
  15. A Killing in Iowa: A Daughter's Story of Love and Murder (Kindle Single)
    15. A Killing in Iowa: A Daughter's Story of Love and Murder (Kindle Single) by Rachel Corbett Published: November 14, 2011 Score: 2.32
  16. The Firm
    16. The Firm by John Grisham Score: 2.14
  17. Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders
    17. Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders by Vincent Bugliosi and Curt Gentry Published: December 1, 2001 Score: 1.83
  18. Stolen Innocence: My Story of Growing Up in a Polygamous Sect, Becoming a Teenage Bride, and Breaking Free of Warren Jeffs
    18. 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: February 24, 2009 Score: 1.81
  19. JFK and the Unspeakable: Why He Died and Why It Matters
    19. JFK and the Unspeakable: Why He Died and Why It Matters by James W. Douglass and Pete Larkin Published: May 18, 2011 Score: 1.75
  20. Murdered (Kindle Single)
    20. Murdered (Kindle Single) by Paul Alexander Published: March 14, 2011 Score: 1.74
  21. Thunderstruck
    21. Thunderstruck by Erik Larson Published: October 24, 2006 Score: 1.5
  22. Alcatraz: A Definitive History of the Penitentiary Years
    22. Alcatraz: A Definitive History of the Penitentiary Years by Michael Esslinger Published: July 24, 2011 Score: 1.44
  23. Manhunt
    23. Manhunt by James L. Swanson Published: January 31, 2007 Score: 1.36
  24. Don't Look Behind You: Ann Rule's Crime Files #15
    24. Don't Look Behind You: Ann Rule's Crime Files #15 by Ann Rule Published: November 29, 2011 Score: 1.34
  25. The Kennedy Detail: JFK's Secret Service Agents Break Their Silence
    25. The Kennedy Detail: JFK's Secret Service Agents Break Their Silence by Gerald Blaine, Lisa McCubbin and Clint Hill Published: November 2, 2010 Score: 1.28

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