The true story written by Vinnie Curto and Dennis N. Griffin explores the complex facets of Vinnie’s childhood of unspeakable abuse, his journey to becoming a World Boxing Champion and those he connected with along the way.
WRONG NUMBERS: A Gripping True Story Of Call Girls, Hackers, And The Mob In Las Vegas Back in the 90’s the Las Vegas call girl scene was much different than it is today. Most services were heavily advertised in telephone books and other traditional advertising forms, and controlled by the owners of the “entertainment” services. The main means of communication and setting up “dates” was by telephone. Somebody in Las Vegas found a way to secretly divert phone calls meant for one escort service and redirect them to a rival service. No one knew who was skimming off these phone calls, but certain businesses seemed to be expanding while others were losing calls. A plan was put into place by those familiar with organized crime factions to find the hacker and put him under control of a well-known Mafia family. Eventually the FBI and federal agents became involved in the race to find out what they were up to using technology that by today’s standards would seem archaic. Glen Meek was an investigative reporter at …
In MOTHERS & MURDERERS, Katherine Ellison turns the tables on true crime! Not only does she tell the compelling story of a murder trial she covered for the local San Jose, CA paper, she also weaves the story into a memoir delving deep into her own family dynamic.
From a varied background including aviation, the Apollo Project, HBO and MTV, first time author, Dom Stasi, creates a compelling first novel, THE STRAIT. THE STRAIT: Pilot Jake Silver is haunted by a cruel irony—he secretly suspects that he’s the reason Swede Bergstrom, the hero who saved his life, has fallen on hard times. Upon learning that Swede has been killed during the commission of a crime, the guilt-driven Jake too-willingly agrees to follow Swede’s mysterious and beautiful sister, Christina, on a search to clear her brother’s name. Reviews: Literary and atmospheric, Dom Stasi’s debut thriller will have you turning pages late into the night with its high-flying action and intriguing mystery. As answers continue to be uncovered, the final pieces of the puzzle are as shocking as they are satisfying. “Dom Stasi is a master at weaving intriguing characters, thrilling situations, complex details and historical facts into a can’t-put-down tale that will leave you breathless.” Published by WildBlue Press
UNDERWORLD: How to thrive and survive in the American Mafia by Roman Martin So, you wanna be a gangster!? Roman Martin’s new book will tell you how giving you important pointers on how the be the best of the best in the American Mafia from the viewpoint of those in “The Life.” You think you know the ropes from the Godfather, Goodfellas, or Wise Guys? Think again! Martin covers the backstories of the infamous, famous, and mobsters you’ve never heard of! Enjoy the ride! Based on interviews with dozens of former high-ranking Mafiosi and many other hardcore mobsters from across the globe, true-crime auteur Roman Martín has risked life and limb to bring you this spellbinding tour de force. Whether you’re a couch-surfing gangster-wannabe or simply someone who’s watched “The Godfather” too many times, this breathtaking exposé of “the Honored Society” offers something for everyone. Published by WildBlue Press Purchase from Amazon