History, Nonfiction, Science, Suspense, True Crime

Thunderstruck

Erik Larson is a distinctive voice in the nonfiction genre, seamlessly weaving narrative with history and creating a factual recounting of events that reads with the grip and flow of a novel. Larson’s impeccable, in-depth research not only draws the lines for history, but it fills the lines in with brilliant colour. Thunderstruck is no… Continue reading Thunderstruck

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History, Mystery, Nonfiction, True Crime

Duel with the Devil by Collins

Paul Collins’s Duel with the Devil: The True Story of How Alexander Hamilton & Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America’s First Sensational Murder Mystery is filled with intricate detail and is tautly written in the vein of a suspense thriller. The tale is divided into four parts—The Victim, The Accused, The Trial, and… Continue reading Duel with the Devil by Collins