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TRUE CRIME

14 Books to Read if You’re Hooked on “Serial”

14 Books to Read if You’re Hooked on “Serial”

Since it first aired in October, Sarah Koenig’s “Serial” podcast has been drawing people to their radios (okay, computers) to listen to the story of Adnan Syed, currently sitting in jail for the 1999 murder of his ex-girlfriend Hae Min […]

by × December 18, 2014 ×

TRUE CRIME

9 Books For The True-Crime Obsessed

9 Books For The True-Crime Obsessed

Years ago, I was browsing at a Manhattan Barnes & Noble when a high-spirited woman came up to me holding a book called If You Really Loved Me. In her Russian accent, she asked me if I had read the […]

by × September 16, 2013 ×

TRUE CRIME

The True Crime Manifesto

The True Crime Manifesto

A 2010 study found that women like true crime disproportionately more then men because they have a heightened fear of crime—they want to learn how to prevent being a victim, how to survive being a victim, warning signs to watch […]

by × September 12, 2013 ×

LITERARY ESCAPES

Cityhopping with 5 Great Books

Cityhopping with 5 Great Books

Though summer vacation season is drawing to a close, there’s always the opportunity for a stolen autumn weekend in some picturesque cottage on a lake, or in a bed and breakfast amidst the fall foliage. But if watching sunsets from […]

by × August 27, 2013 ×