Serial Killers: Up Close and Personal

Serial Killers: Up Close and Personal

By Christopher Berry-Dee

Uncover the gruesome backstories of some of the world’s most prolific serial murderers in this tome by a renowned investigative criminologist.


The headline-grabbing crime. The grizzly facts in the coroner’s report. The shocking revelations from the trial. This book provides all these details plus one more: the murderer’s first-person perspective — Revealing quotes from convicted killers add an even more frightening element to these chilling accounts. A world-renowned investigative criminologist, author Christopher Berry-Dee  goes deep into the bowels of the world’s toughest prisons to face these monsters and hear their stories. This book presents a disturbing and unflinching look into the homicidal mind.


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Christopher Berry-Dee

Christopher Berry-Dee is the editor of The New Criminologist and director of the Criminology Research Centre. He has written numerous books on murderers and serial killers. He was also the researcher and interviewer for a 13-part TV series in the UK entitled The Serial Killers. Visit his website at

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Released: August 2007

ISBN-10: 1569756198
ISBN-13: 9781569756195

5.5" x 8.5"
456 pages

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