By Stephan Berg
Pursued as a burglar, hunted as a drug broker, betrayed via his ally, and stuck within the clutches of the Moroccan drug mafia; blown off target, his existence is heading for the junk backyard. yet then occasions take a dramatic flip, he makes a decision to take an opportunity at the dwelling God.
With his “never surrender” angle, director and cameraman Stephan Berg units out on a trip that might take him throughout nations and continents and seriously change his existence.
Be encouraged by way of an experience that takes you from Germany in the course of the Rif Mountains of Morocco to India, Australia and finally New Zealand.
No existence is ever so damaged, battered and bruised that it can’t be restored to wholeness. not anyone is ever too outdated or too younger to make goals come actual if he's at your side!
By Robert K. DeArment
Wyatt Earp, Billy the child, document Holliday—such are the mythical names that come to mind once we ponder the western gunfighter. yet within the American West of the past due 19th and early 20th centuries, millions of grassroots gunfighters straddled either side of the legislations with no hesitation. Deadly Dozen tells the tale of twelve notorious gunfighters, feared of their personal instances yet virtually forgotten today.
Now, famous historian Robert okay. DeArment has compiled the tales of those vague males. DeArment, a life-long pupil of legislation and lawlessness within the West, has combed court docket files, frontier newspapers, and different references to craft twelve whole biographical snap shots. The mixed tales of Deadly Dozen provide a thorough investigate the lives of enforcing figures who of their personal methods formed the mythical previous West.
More than a collective biography of risky gunfighters, Deadly Dozen also services as a social heritage of the gunfighter tradition of the post-Civil warfare frontier West. As Walter Noble Burns did for Billy the child in 1926 and Stuart N. Lake for Wyatt Earp in 1931, DeArment—himself a skilled writer—brings those figures from the previous West to life.
John Bull, Pat Desmond, Mart Duggan, Milt Yarberry, Dan Tucker, George Goodell, invoice Standifer, Charley Perry, Barney Riggs, Dan Bogan, Dave Kemp, and Jeff Kidder are the twelve risky males that Robert okay. DeArment experiences in Deadly Dozen: Twelve Forgotten Gunfighters of the previous West.
By Debra Komar
By Laurel-Ann Dooley
By Chuck Parsons,Norman Wayne Brown
By Tom Hansen,Sean Beaudoin
In American Junkie, Tom Hansen takes us continuous right into a land of determined addicts, failed punk bands, and brushes with unhappy popularity, promoting medicines throughout the Seattle grunge years. it is a tale that maps his heroin dependancy, from the promise of a tender existence to the felony of a bed, from budding musician to damaged down junkie, drowning in syringes and cigarette butts, capturing heroin into wounds the dimensions of softballs, and eventually, a trip to a health facility for a six-month remain and a painful self-discovery that cuts all the way down to the bone. via all of it he by no means rather loses his step, by no means we could pass of his smarts, and constantly initiatives integral American cause, humor, and desire to make a narrative not just approximately medicinal drugs, yet a compelling research of vulnerability and toughness.
By David E. Stannard
it's some of the most sensational felony circumstances in American heritage, Stannard has rendered greater than a lurid tale. One hundred and fifty years of oppression got here to a head in these sweltering courtrooms. In the face of overwhelming intimidation from a cabal of corrupt army leaders and businessmen, quite a few humans concerned with the case—the pass judgement on, the safeguard group, the jurors, a newspaper editor, and the accused themselves—refused to be cowed. Their ethical braveness united the disparate components of the non-white neighborhood and galvanized Hawai’i’s fast transformation from an oppressive white-run oligarchy to the harmonic, multicultural American nation it became.
Honor Killing is a smart actual crime tale worthwhile of Dominick Dunne—both a sensational learn and an enormous paintings of social history
By Ann Brocklehurst
Tim Bosma used to be a contented younger father with a promising destiny while he indexed his pickup truck on the market on-line, went for a try out force with strangers, and not back. the tale of the Hamilton man’s unusual disappearance in may perhaps 2013 captured headlines around the kingdom and took over social media, resonating with every person who had ever taken a try force or received and bought items online.
whilst Dellen Millard and Mark Smich have been ultimately arrested and charged with Bosma’s homicide, the secret in simple terms deepened. Millard was once the rich inheritor to an aviation enterprise. Smich was once his ne’er-do-well ally from a middle-class family members. there has been no seen this is because the pair had made it their lethal venture to thieve a truck, homicide its proprietor, and incinerate the physique. Tim Bosma was once their randomly selected “thrill kill” target.
Veteran journalist and personal investigator Ann Brocklehurst had a front-row seat at Millard’s and Smich’s 2016 trial, the place a number of the questions about their surprising crime have been ultimately replied. Others nonetheless linger, ready to be extra defined at extra homicide trials set for 2017. either Millard and Smich were charged with the first-degree homicide of Laura Babcock, who disappeared in summer time 2012. And Millard on my own faces homicide fees within the dying of his father, which formerly has been governed a suicide.
Compelling and suspenseful, Dark Ambition chronicles an unfathomable crime and its chilling perpetrators.
By Annika Cleeve
Mattress Actress is the tale of Annika Cleeve's eighteen years as a intercourse worker.
Her early life in Queensland ended in operating in a brothel at the Sunshine Coast on the age of fifteen, and from there Annika labored her method as much as the high-end parlours, organisations and personal paintings in a variety of components of Australia and internationally.
In this booklet Annika finds the reality of a intercourse employees existence; the consumers, the
girls, the parlour bosses, the scam retailers, the drug deaths, the white slavery, the discrimination, the corrupt police and politicians, the unique trip and the money.
Mattress Actress is a revealing and gutsy examine anyone training the world's oldest occupation within the past due 20th century. From wide-eyed blameless to skilled and profitable specialist, Annika's tale is either stunning and hugely entertaining.
"Annika Cleeve isn't her genuine identify yet this can be her actual tale: a uncooked and sincere account of lifestyles within the uncooked as a brand new recruit to the oldest profession." – Andrew Rule
Also released as Eve: Confessions of a world name lady by Monsoon Books
By Drexel Deal