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And Never Let Her Go : Thomas Capano: The Deadly Seducer

From America's most celebrated true-crime writer comes the heartbreaking real-life drama of a doomed young woman hopelessly trapped in a web of sexual intrigue, political manipulation and emotional deception by her charming and successful - but ultimately deadly - lover. In the most complex and shocking book of her long career, Ann Rule delves into the motivation that drove a seemingly successful man to kill, and she explores hitherto unknown aspects of a fatal affair between a beautiful young
R 204,00

Among the Wholesome Children

The gripping, previously untold true story of the child abduction that inspired Vladimir Nabokov's LOLITA
R 276,25 R 325,00

Austerlitz

Austerlitz is W. G. Sebald's haunting novel of post-war Europe.

In 1939, five-year-old Jacques Austerlitz is sent to England on a Kindertransport and placed with foster parents. This childless couple promptly erase from the boy all knowledge of his identity and he grows up ignorant of his past. Later in life, after a career as an architectural historian, Austerlitz - having avoided all clues that might point to his origin - finds the past returning to haunt him and he is forced to explo
R 165,75 R 195,00

A False Report: The chilling true story of the woman nobody believed

Within days, police - and even those closest to Marie - became suspicious of her story: details of the crime just didn't seem plausible. But they also had yet another victim - a young woman whose identity was a mystery, a possible missing link.
R 272,00 R 320,00

Alone: the Search for Brett Archibald

Alone: The Search For Brett Archibald is the incredible but true story of what it takes to defy needle-in-a-haystack odds and survive what should have been certain death. Outdoor savvy, astonishing imagination, mental toughness, a refusal to give up hope and a canny rescuer with an unbelievable background ultimately saw him through.
R 238,00 R 280,00

A Good Month For Murder : The Inside Story Of A Homicide Squad

A true-crime masterpiece which crosses James Ellroy with The Wire
R 280,50 R 330,00

A Death Retold in Truth and Rumour - Kenya, Britain and the Julie Ward Murder

Re-examines this unresolved murder in Kenya and the underlying role of rumour, the media and inter-state relations on how the death has been reported and investigated.
R 208,25 R 245,00

A Broken World : Letters, Diaries and Memories of the Great War

Edited by the bestselling author of Birdsong and Dr Hope Wolf, this is an original and illuminating non-fiction anthology of writing on the First World War. A Broken World is an original collection of personal and defining moments that offer an unprecedented insight into the Great War as it was experienced and as it was remembered.
R 182,75 R 215,00

Behind the door : The Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp story

The news of successful model Reeva Steenkamp’s fatal shooting by her boyfriend and global sporting star Oscar Pistorius stunned the world. Over the ensuing weeks, as Pistorius appeared in court and applied for bail, every detail that emerged was analysed, debated, justified and digested.
R 204,00 R 240,00

African Stories

Al Venter regards himself an African - a 'white' African, but as much a part of the fascinating and often troubled continent on which he was born as his Zulu and Swahili speaking contemporaries.
R 250,75 R 295,00

Austerlitz

In 1939, five-year-old Jacques Austerlitz is sent to England on a Kindertransport and placed with foster parents. This childless couple promptly erase from the boy all knowledge of his identity and he grows up ignorant of his past.
R 182,75 R 215,00

A Prison Diary Volume I : Hell

On Thursday 19th July, 2001, after a perjury trial lasting seven weeks, Jeffrey Archer was sentenced to four years in jail. This is the daily diary of his 22 days and 14 hours in HMP Belmarsh, a double A-category high security prison in London, which houses some of Britain's most violent criminals.
R 153,00 R 180,00