Best List of True Crime Books Ireland

Best true crime booksThe genre of true crime having a moment, or is that moment centuries old? Likely both, I would say. With Truman Capote's In Cold Blood celebrating its half-century publication year. There are some true crime books so disturbing that they haunt you long after you’ve closed the cover. These books certainly fit the bill. Whether they chronicle a brutal murder, a dangerously close encounter with a serial killer, or a trial that captivated the nation, these freaky real-life accounts are the stuff of nightmares. 

The best true crime books

There is huge amount of great true crime books to choose from. But one of favourites would have to killing Pablo. "A tour de force of investigative journalism Killing Pablo recounts the tale  of the violent rise and fall of Pablo Escobar the head of the Colombian Medellin cocaine cartel.

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The innocent killer

"The Sunday Times Bestseller The story of one of Americas most notorious wrongful convictions that of Steven Avery a Wisconsin man who spent eighteen years in prison for a crime he did not commit and now the subject of the hit series Making a Murderer .
€11.20 €8.77

The infiltrator

"Robert Mazur tells the story of Operation C-Chase one of the most successful undercover operations in the history of US law enforcement and how he helped bring down the unscrupulous bankers who manipulated complex international finance systems to serve drug lords corrupt politicians tax cheats and terrorists.
€11.20 €8.77

Murder at Shandy Hall

€3.99 €3.52

Killing Pablo

"A tour de force of investigative journalism Killing Pablo tells the story of the violent rise and fall of Pablo Escobar the head of the Colombian Medellin cocaine cartel.
€12.60 €9.86


<![CDATA[Badfellas is the latest blockbuster by Ireland's most respected crime writer and journalist Paul Williams.
€12.60 €9.86

Murder Inc

Murder Inc.
€12.60 €9.86


After more than forty years Charles Manson continues to mystify and fascinate us.
€14.00 €10.95

Almost the perfect murder

"A book that had to be written and its really well written .
€12.60 €9.86

The boss of bosses

"This is the true story of Totò Riina the Cosa Nostra boss who rose from nothing to become the most powerful man in Sicily.
€12.60 €9.86

The cocaine diaries

'It won't happen to me.
€11.20 €8.77

Wild child

Wild Child by Alan Croghan: a child's journey through crime punishment and redemption.
€11.20 €8.77

The ice man

<![CDATA[Top Mafia hit man.
€12.60 €9.86


From the bestselling writers ofBlack Mass now a major film comes the definitive biography of Whitey Bulger - the most brutal modern day mafia boss since Gotti.
€15.40 €12.06

One of us

"On 22 July 2011 Anders Behring Breivik killed 77 of his fellow Norwegians in a terrorist atrocity that shocked the world.
€12.60 €9.86


Murderer philanthropist drug dealer politician devil saint: many words have been used to describe Pablo Escobar but one is irrefutable - legend.
€15.40 €12.06