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The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal, and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy
Williams, Paige
(Hardcover)

72% off list price of $28.00

In 2012, a New York auction catalogue boasted an unusual offering: "a superb Tyrannosaurus skeleton." In fact, Lot 49135 consisted of a nearly complete T. bataar, a close cousin to the most famous animal that ever lived. The fossils now on display in a Manhattan event space had been unearthed in ...


Playing Dead: A Journey Through the World of Death Fraud
Greenwood, Elizabeth
(Paperback)

69% off list price of $16.00

Is it still possible to fake your own death in the twenty-first century? With six figures of student loan debt, Elizabeth Greenwood was tempted to find out. So off she sets on a darkly comic foray into the world of death fraud, where for $30,000 a consultant can make you disappear - but your susp...


Almost Gone: Twenty-Five Days and One Chance to Save Our Daughter
Baldwin, John
(Hardcover)

86% off list price of $24.99

This is the never-before-told, riveting true story about a teenage Christian girl who was seduced online by a charming young Muslim man from Kosovo, and her father who ultimately worked with the FBI to save her from disappearing forever.The Baldwins were a strong Christian family, living in Plano...


In Vino Duplicitas: The Rise and Fall of a Wine Forger Extraordinaire
Hellman, Peter
(Hardcover)

66% off list price of $25.95

Few gain entry to the privileged world of ultrafine wines, where billionaires flock to exclusive auction houses to vie for the scarce surviving bottles from truly legendary years. But Rudy Kurniawan, an unknown twentysomething from Indonesia, was blessed with two gifts that opened doors: a virtuo...


Ranger Games: A Story of Soldiers, Family and an Inexplicable Crime
Blum, Ben
(Hardcover)

77% off list price of $28.95

Alex Blum was a good kid, a popular high school hockey star from a tight-knit Colorado family. He had one goal in life: endure a brutally difficult selection program, become a U.S. Army Ranger, and fight terrorists for his country. He poured everything into achieving his dream. In the first hours...


Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News
Young, Kevin
(Paperback)

66% off list price of $18.00

Has the hoax now moved from the sideshow to take the center stage of American culture?The award-winning poet and critic Kevin Young traces the history of the hoax as a peculiarly American phenomenon - the legacy of P. T. Barnum’s “humbug” culminating with the currency of Donald J. Trump’s “fake n...


Playing Dead: A Journey Through the World of Death Fraud
Greenwood, Elizabeth
(Hardcover)

68% off list price of $26.00

Is it still possible to fake your own death in the twenty-first century? With six figures of student loan debt, Elizabeth Greenwood was tempted to find out. So off she sets on a darkly comic foray into the world of death fraud, where for $30,000 a consultant can make you disappear - but your susp...


The Mammoth Book of Conspiracies
Lewis, Jon E.
(Paperback)

68% off list price of $13.95

In this entertainingly written and closely documented follow-up to the bestselling Mammoth Book of Cover-Ups, historian Jon E. Lewis reveals the 101 most-secret cover-ups in the world in an accessible A-Z format. He covers more than 90 brand-new conspiracies, more fiendish than those detailed in ...


Untimely Demise: A Darkly Humorous Presentation of 365 Deadly Deeds
Powell, William Dylan
(Hardcover)

67% off list price of $16.95

Killed with a toilet? Deadly belt buckles? Sexed to death? Untimely Demise is a darkly comedic exploration of the 365 most fascinating ways people have offed one another since the beginning of time, from ninja swords to pernicious poisons, mobster murders to sneaky sabotage - and everything in b...


The Charming Predator
Mackenzie, Lee
(Paperback)

67% off list price of $16.95

The instant bestselling story of Lee Mackenzie, who was a capable and confident young woman, studying broadcast journalism and honing her skills of observation and objectivity. She was also a little unworldly, the product of a small, rural Western Canadian community where doors were never locked ...


If You Love Me
Keale, Alice
(Paperback)

63% off list price of $14.99

This is the chilling true story of a woman trapped in a devastating relationship as she tries to prove her love - over and over again.Within days of spending their first evening together, Alice and Joe were talking about getting married and spending the rest of their lives with each other. Everyt...


Ranger Games: A True Story of Soldiers, Family and an Inexplicable Crime
Blum, Ben
(Paperback)

74% off list price of $19.00

Alex Blum was a good kid, a popular high school hockey star from a tight-knit Colorado family. He had one goal in life: endure a brutally difficult selection program, become a U.S. Army Ranger, and fight terrorists for his country. He poured everything into achieving his dream. In the first hours...


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