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True Crime Genre: References

APA Citations

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Amazon. True crime: shop by category. Retrieved December 2, 2018, from


Browder, L. (2006). Dystopian Romance: True Crime and the Female Reader. The Journal of Popular Culture, 39(6), 928–953.


Discovery, Inc. (2018). TV Shows. Retrieved December 2, 2018, from


Dockterman, E. (2018, October 19). 12 True Crime Documentaries You Should Stream Right Now. Retrieved from


Murley, J. (2008). The rise of true crime: twentieth century murder and American popular culture. Westport, Conn.: Praeger Publishers. Retrieved from


Doyle, J. (2018, January). 50 Essential True Crime Books. Retrieved December 2, 1018, from


Jackman, T. (2018, November). True Crime. The Washington Post. Retrieved from


Kilgariff, K., & Hardstark, G. (2016, January 13). My Favorite Murder. Retrieved from


Kolker, R. (2013). Lost girls: an unsolved American mystery (First edition). New York: Harpercollins.


McNamara, M., Haynes, P., Jensen, B., Flynn, G., & Oswalt, P. (2018). I’ll be gone in the dark: one woman’s obsessive search for the Golden State Killer (First edition). New York, NY: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.


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People Magazine. (2018, November). Crime - Latest News. People. Retrieved from


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Rule, A. (2009). The stranger beside me. New York: Pocket Books Reprint.


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WhatPods. (2018, November). The 35 best true crime podcasts. Retrieved December 2, 2018, from


Wiltenburg, J. (2004). True Crime: The Origins of Modern Sensationalism. The American Historical Review, 109(5), 1377–1404.

Vicary, A. M., & Fraley, R. C. (2010). Captured by True Crime: Why Are Women Drawn to Tales of Rape, Murder, and Serial Killers? Social Psychological and Personality Science, 1(1), 81–86.