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Death Scenes: A Homicide Detective's Scrapbook
4.12
it was amazing
I have absolutely no idea how to rate this. And that's a first for me. I had no idea there was any collection like this out there. Finding it on a she ...more
Nov 04, 2010
Oct 21, 2010
 
The Mammoth Book of Killers at Large
3.31
it was ok
The Atlanta Child Murders from 1979-1981 (even longer?) makes my blood boil when I read about them. How the Atlanta PD dropped the ball SO many times ...more
Jan 29, 2013
Jan 19, 2013
 
Going Home: Finding Peace When Pets Die
3.94
it was amazing
I wish I wouldn't wait so long to review my books sometimes. With some books it doesn't matter because they're just that good, luckily this is one of ...more
Feb 21, 2012
Jul 24, 2011
 
The Mammoth Book of Illustrated Crime: A Photographic History
4.15
it was ok
Like I said in an update, I'm not real impressed. I don't know if I built it up in my head (I know it's been a few years at least I've waited to read ...more
Feb 15, 2013
Apr 19, 2012
 
Crime Album Stories
3.79
liked it
I'm not sure how to rate this, who I would recommend it to, or what I think of it. When I first saw this books page, having seen it on a friends updat ...more
Feb 2011
Feb 02, 2009
 
Shots in the Dark: True Crime Pictures
4.05
liked it
I had a few books similar to this come in at the same time and out of the two I've already also read (still have The Mammoth Book of Illustrated Crime ...more
Feb 11, 2013
Nov 08, 2008
 
The Autobiography of an Execution
3.97
it was ok
I came away with one good thing from this book - the phrase "curious collection of DNA". I plan on using this at some point, assuming I can remember i ...more
Nov 02, 2012
Mar 04, 2011
 
Scene of the Crime: Photographs from the LAPD Archive
4.28
liked it
It's possible that I built this up in my mind but I expected more from this. First the book is awkward to even hold. Second, the full page photos from ...more
Feb 12, 2013
Nov 03, 2010
 
After a Suicide
3.10
it was ok
This has very dated feel to it and I couldn't get past that. I also didn't "like" the authors voice. I can't say exactly what I didn't like, or why I ...more
Mar 17, 2012
Aug 22, 2010
 
Woman on Death Row
3.65
I guess I'd find God too if I were her... Don't know if I'll read this - saw the listing and recognized Barfield's name. I may read it at some point. ...more
not set
Apr 27, 2012
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