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True crime authors discuss corruption and crimes motivated by greed.

Michael Finkel

Michael Finkel is the author of "The Art Thief" and "The Stranger in the Woods," both international best-sellers, and "True Story," which was adapted into a 2015 motion picture starring James Franco and Jonah Hill....

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Mandy Matney

Mandy Matney is an independent journalist and media disrupter originally from Kansas City, Kan., who has worked for newspapers in Missouri, Illinois and South Carolina before launching Luna Shark Media and three chart topping podcasts, "Murdaugh Murders Podcast" (#1 now known as "True Sunlight") and "Cup of Justice" (#1)....

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The Art Thief
A True Story of Love, Crime, and a Dangerous Obsession
Michael Finkel
True Crime
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
June 2023
ISBN 9780525657323
240 pages
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Blood on Their Hands
Murder, Corruption, and the Fall of the Murdaugh Dynasty
Mandy Matney
True Crime
HarperCollins Publishers
November 2023
ISBN 9780063269217
272 pages
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