Real Life Horror Stories: When Crime Comes Alive

Real Life Horror Stories_NovelSuspectsWhen it comes to true crime books, it can be hard to choose what to read next—there are so many different styles and sub-genres within the true crime umbrella. Whether you’re looking for something thought-provoking or spine-chilling, there’s something for every kind of true crime reader on this list. Some of these books read more like a crime novel than a work of nonfiction. Some of them blend memoir, true crime, and history into a unique whole. From the murder of a young Harvard student in the 1960s to the definitive biography of notorious crime boss Charles Luciano, these books explore the very worst of human nature. So keep the lights on, because once you delve into these real-life horror stories, you aren’t going to want to stop reading.