Adnan's Story
Score: 4.5
From 106 Ratings

Adnan's Story


  • Author: Rabia Chaudry
  • Release Date : 2016-08-09
  • Genre: True Crime
  • File Size: 18931613 Bytes


Now a New York Times bestseller and a major docuseriesThe 2017 American Book Award Winner from the Before Columbus FoundationA Washington Post notable nonfiction book for 2016A Goodreads Best of 2016 Nonfiction FinalistA Kobo Best Book of 2016Includes an update from Rabia on Adnan's vacated murder conviction in summer 2016Serial only told part of the story…In early 2000, Adnan Syed was convicted and sentenced to life plus thirty years for the murder of his ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee, a high school senior in Baltimore, Maryland. Syed has maintained his innocence, and Rabia Chaudry, a family friend, has always believed him. By 2013, after almost all appeals had been exhausted, Rabia contacted Sarah Koenig, a producer at This American Life, in hopes of...

Summary and Analysis of Adnan's Story: The Search for Truth and Justice After Serial

Summary and Analysis of Adnan's Story: The Search for Truth and Justice After Serial


  • Author: Worth Books
  • Release Date : 2016-12-13
  • Genre: Study Aids
  • File Size: 1932903 Bytes


So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of Adnan’s Story tells you what you need to know—before or after you read Rabia Chaudry’s book.   Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and give you the tools you need to be a well-informed reader.  This short summary and analysis of Adnan’s Story by Rabia Chaudry includes:  Historical contextChapter-by-chapter summariesDetailed timeline of key eventsProfiles of the main charactersImportant quotesFascinating triviaGlossary of termsSupporting material to enhance your understanding of the original work  About Adnan’s Story by Rabia Chaudry:   By listening to the wildly popular, award-winning podcast Serial, readers may be familiar wi...

Adnan s Story
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Adnan s Story


  • Author : Rabia Chaudry
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2016-08-09
  • Genre: True Crime
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250087119


Adnan s Story Book Description :

Now a New York Times bestseller and a major docuseries The 2017 American Book Award Winner from the Before Columbus Foundation A Washington Post notable nonfiction book for 2016 A Goodreads Best of 2016 Nonfiction Finalist A Kobo Best Book of 2016 Includes an update from Rabia on Adnan's vacated murder conviction in summer 2016 Serial only told part of the story... In early 2000, Adnan Syed was convicted and sentenced to life plus thirty years for the murder of his ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee, a high school senior in Baltimore, Maryland. Syed has maintained his innocence, and Rabia Chaudry, a family friend, has always believed him. By 2013, after almost all appeals had been exhausted, Rabia contacted Sarah Koenig, a producer at This American Life, in h...

Adnan s Story
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Adnan s Story


  • Author : Rabia Chaudry
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2016-08-09
  • Genre: True Crime
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473535848


Adnan s Story Book Description :

'The first letter I received after being arrested in 1999 was from Rabia. Since that time until now, she has believed in my innocence and been committed to my exoneration. . . . [T]here is no one better to help tell my story, and no one that I trust more to tell it, than Rabia.' Adnan Syed On February 28, 2000, Adnan Syed was convicted and sentenced to life plus thirty years for the murder of his ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee, a high school senior in Baltimore, Maryland. From the moment of his arrest, Syed has consistently maintained his innocence. Rabia Chaudry, a family friend, always believed him and has never given up the hope that he might someday be released. By 2013, however, after almost all appeals had been exhausted, things looked bleak. That's...

Adnan s Story
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Adnan s Story


  • Author : Rabia Chaudry
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2016-08-09
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250087102


Adnan s Story Book Description :

"In early 2000, Adnan Syed was convicted and sentenced to life plus thirty years for the murder of his ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee, a high school senior in Baltimore, Maryland. Syed has maintained his innocence, and Rabia Chaudry, a family friend, has always believed him ... In this ... narrative, ... Chaudry presents new key evidence that she maintains dismantles the State's case: a potential new suspect, forensics indicating Hae was killed and kept somewhere for almost half a day, and documentation withheld by the State that destroys the cell phone evidence"--Amazon.com....

Confessions of a Serial Alibi

Confessions of a Serial Alibi


  • Author : Asia McClain Chapman
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-06-07
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781682611586


Confessions of a Serial Alibi Book Description :

A story of murder and an unlikely alibi witness as featured in This American Life's hit podcast Serial. In 1999 Adnan Syed was arrested for murdering his ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee. But at the same time he was accused of the crime, Asia McClain claims she saw Syed at the local library. When McClain hears of Syed’s arrest, she wrote to him to let him know that she might be his alibi. In spite of the opportunity to have him proven innocent, Syed’s attorney did not take any action. Later, his attorney was disbarred due to numerous health problems including multiple sclerosis. She died in 2004. Over a decade after Syed’s arrest, This American Life’s Sarah Koenig investigates the old case. Her interviews with McClain become the first subject of Koe...

There Has to Be a Knife

There Has to Be a Knife


  • Author : Adnan Khan
  • Publisher : arsenal pulp press
  • Release Date : 2019-11-12
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781551527864


There Has to Be a Knife Book Description :

In this blistering debut novel, author Adnan Khan investigates themes of race, class, masculinity and contemporary relationships. Omar Ali, twenty-seven-year-old line cook and petty criminal, gets a phone call from his ex-girlfriend’s father at work, informing Omar that Anna has committed suicide. Unable to process or articulate his grief, and suffering from insomnia, Omar embarks on a quest to obtain her suicide note from her elusive parents. As he unravels, Omar finds himself getting involved in break-ins, online terrorism, dealing with the police, and losing his best friend as he becomes less recognizable. There Has to Be a Knife examines expectations -- both intimate and political -- on brown men, exploring ideas of cultural identity and the tr...

Adnan Syed

Adnan Syed


  • Author : Roger Harrington
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017-09-28
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1549852566


Adnan Syed Book Description :

ADNAN SYED: The Truth Behind The Serial Case and the Murder of Hae Min LeeIn 2014, the story of a decade-old murder of a high school senior in Baltimore, Maryland became a sensation when the podcast Serial finally told the story of Hae Min Lee, a popular student at Woodlawn High School who was murdered in January 1999. The little-known story was finally able to receive the national attention it deserved. The story of the horrific murder of a young girl with a promising future captivated 100 million listeners and generated an interest in the case. This growing interest and public awareness resulted in a new trial and previously ignored evidence to be taken into account. At the center of the case is the young man proven guilty and tried for the murder ...

Criminal Minds

Criminal Minds


  • Author : Jeff Mariotte
  • Publisher : Turner Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2010-08-01
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1620456079


Criminal Minds Book Description :

An authorized tie-in to the popular TV show Criminal Minds Most episodes of Criminal Minds feature a briefing where the show's team of FBI profilers defines the type of criminal they're looking for and provides some real-life examples. This book tells the story of those examples. Published to coincide with the release of season five of Criminal Minds on DVD Organized by type of criminal, including solo serial killers, sexual predators, and killers with famous victims; and tells the stories of many famous murderers, including David Berkowitz, Jeffrey Dahmer, Mark David Chapman, and the Zodiac killer Features photographs from the show Criminal Minds: Sociopaths, Serial Killers, and Other Deviants is a fascinating, terrifying book about the criminal min...

An Unforgettable Date
Score: 5
From 9 Ratings

An Unforgettable Date


  • Author : Adnan Hussain
  • Publisher : Book Venture Publishing LLC
  • Release Date : 2018-11-30
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781643486598


An Unforgettable Date Book Description :

An unforgettable date is a book about two males that were different from one another, an affectionate relation that takes over everything. Being from a Muslim religion, to be able to confess your love and relation for the same sex is difficult, but not impossible. People believe Islam is homophobic and doesn’t accept this minority in the religion. It’s not one act that defines you it’s what your intentions are. Many people have struggled. While people often have such feelings, it’s hard for them to confess what they feel for the opposite person. The story defines the unconditional love of the two lovers and how complications are implemented from the first meet. How only not two lives were impacted but three. The men met through social media, ...

The Power of the Dog
Score: 4
From 49 Ratings

The Power of the Dog


  • Author : Don Winslow
  • Publisher : Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781400096930


The Power of the Dog Book Description :

The seemingly disparate lives of a DEA agent, a drug lord, a call girl, a hit man, and a priest intertwine around a nexus of the drug trade involving the Latin American drug cartels, the American underworld, and the U.S. government, from the rise of the Mexican drug Federacion in the 1970s to the present day. Reprint. 17,500 first printing....

Reboot  3rd Edition

Reboot 3rd Edition


  • Author :
  • Publisher : Alchemy Technologies
  • Release Date : 2013-01-31
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780978506025


Reboot 3rd Edition Book Description :

For most of us, failure represents the stuff of nightmares. What will happen when there is no money in the bank account? Who will cover the bills? School fees and day care, insurance premiums, milk? When will they cutoff electricity, phone, natural gas and water? How bad is that eviction notice? Starting with this list of questions Jawwad weaves a tale that takes readers from New York to California in search of the deepest fear of a new entrepreneur - What if I fail?...