100 True Crime Books That Prove Fact Is Stranger Than Fiction
Do you think “true crime” refers just to the work of serial killers? Think again. Whether you’re fascinated by robbers, kidnappers, gunslingers, fugitives, outlaws, white-collar criminals, gang members, Mafia dons, assassins, or cold-blooded murders, true crime covers it all. We’ve rounded up some of the best true crime books of all time — including memoirs, journalistic investigations, and real-life stories so crazy, they read like fiction — and we bet even the biggest true crime fans haven’t heard of them all. Check out the gallery to see the wildest tales of deception, corruption, and destruction that have ever been published.