Top 10 books about serial killers
Serial Killers Book Lists
These True Crime Thrillers Will Make You Sleep With The Lights On
Here are ten to get you started. When journalist Maureen Callahan first heard about Israel Keyes in , she was captivated by how a killer of this magnitude could go undetected by law enforcement for over a decade. And so began a project that consumed her for the next several years—uncovering the true story behind how the FBI ultimately caught Israel Keyes, and trying to understand what it means for a killer like Keyes to exist. A killer who left a path of monstrous, randomly committed crimes in his wake—many of which remain unsolved to this day. Buy now from your favorite retailer:. Culled from interviews with more than four hundred people and insights gleaned from thousands of pages of police reports, Vulgar Favors tells the complete story of Andrew Cunanan, his unwitting victims, and the moneyed world in which they lived.
by Maureen Callahan
The attacks were so bad, that the people began to believe that a supernatural beast was the cause of this scourge. Schwalb examines all of the evidence from these killings, bringing into question whether or not a monster—or an elusive serial killer —could be responsible. When authorities found the bodies of a beheaded woman and three children in the aftermath, they assumed Belle and her family died during the blaze. Had Gunness really deceived her entire community, and was the body in the fire even hers? Though beloved by his patients, Dr. The doctor said he only killed criminals, but the evidence tells a different story.