Masters of True Crime

Chilling Stories of Murder and the Macabre
Pub Date: 
2012
Publisher: 
Prometheus Books
Paperback
ISBN: 
1616145676

Riveting stories assembled by bestselling criminologist R. Barri Flowers in an unparalleled collection of some of the top true-crime writers in the world. Each of the seventeen contributors draws on his or her own strengths, backgrounds, interests, and research skills to describe in a vivid narrative not only the facts of each notorious case but also the terrible emotions and macabre circumstances surrounding the crimes. The contributors include Harold Schechter, Katherine Ramsland, Carol Anne Davis, Burl Barer, and other leading writers in this genre.

Spanning murder cases from the beginning of the twentieth century to today, Masters of True Crime is a must-read for fans of true crime and will also be compelling to mystery and thriller readers.