Every Florida Book Project

True Crime

Edna Buchanan

Carr, Five Years of Rape and Murder: from the personal account of Robert Frederick Carr III

Edna Buchanan



Never Let Them See You Cry: More from Miami, America's Hottest Beat

Edna Buchanan


The Corpse Had a Familiar Face: Covering Miami, America's Hottest Beat

Edna Buchanan


Vice: Life and Death on the Streets of Miami

Edna Buchanan




Trout: A True Story of Murder, Teens, and the Death Penalty

Jeff Kunerth

Bully: A True Story Of High School Revenge

Jim Schutze

The Making of a Serial Killer: The Real Story of the Gainesville Student Murders in the Killer's Own Words

Danny Rolling, Sondra London

Murder in the Tropics

McIver, Stuart M.

Gainesville Ripper

Mary S. Ryzuk

Beyond Murder: The Inside Account of the Gainesville Student Murders

John Philpin, John Donnelly

Organized Crime

Cigar City Mafia

Scott M. Deitche

The Silent Don: The Criminal Underworld of Santo Trafficante Jr.

Scott M. Deitche

unorganized crime

The Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession

Susan Orlean

Bringing Adam Home: The Abduction That Changed America

Les Standiford and Joe Matthews


Mob Over Miami

Michele R. McPhee

The Notorious Ashley Gang: A Saga of the King and Queen of the Everglades

Hix Cook Stuart


The Scent of Scandal: Greed, Betrayal, and the World's Most Beautiful Orchid

Craig Pittman

Gangsters of Miami: True Tales of Mobsters, Gamblers, Hit Men, Con Men and Gang Bangers from the Magic City

Ron Chepesiuk

Sins of South Beach The True Story of Corruption, Violence, Murder and the Making of Miami Beach

Alex Daoud