Best True Crime books 👀

Curated by our reviewers this week


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Nathan Albright


I read a wide variety of books, usually reviewing three a day, from diverse sources, including indie presses and self-publishing, and I enjoy talking about unfamiliar authors and introducing them to my blog audience.

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Find your next True Crime read

Sometimes a thriller just isn’t enough, even if its plot twists plunge like a rollercoaster and its villain haunts your nightmares for weeks — sometimes you want a story that’s not only spine chilling, but true.

Enter Reedsy Discover. If you’ve got the stomach of a homicide detective and the sharp eyes of an investigative reporter, then we’ve got the perfect books to help you while away your nights — although we can’t promise you won’t be seeing sinister shadows in the background.

Our savvy reviewers have found all the best indie true crime books, so you can get up to speed on serial killers, unsolved abductions, and all the darkness at the heart of humanity. Don’t forget to give your favorite reviewers a “follow” so you can get up-to-the-minute news of all their latest true crime investigations.

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