Tag Archive for Black Dahlia

The Black Dahlia

‘Hollywood and Crime’ Podcast Discusses ‘Black Dahlia’ Murder In-Depth

The Black Dahlia murder has to be one of the most fascinating true crime cases of the last…ever. I mean, there’s so much to pick through for fans of unsolved mysteries. It’s a classic story about the underbelly of Hollywood: Elizabeth Short moves to LA in hopes of becoming a star, and instead she gets dumped on the side of the… Read more →

True Crime

A List of 40+ True Crime Books Critical to the Genre

Over at the Illinois Talking Book Outreach Center, they’ve compiled a list of some of the most important true crime books out there, both recent and classic. The list dates back to Truman Capote’s In Cold Blood and Vincent Bugliosi’s Helter Skelter all the way up to Robert Bolker’s Lost Girls and Philip Carlo’s The Night Stalker. There are plenty of books on the list that… Read more →