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For half a century, the American Mafia outwitted, outmaneuvered, and outgunned the FBI and other police agencies, wreaking unparalleled damage on America’s social fabric and business enterprises while emerging as the nation’s most formidable crime empire. The vanguard of this criminal juggernaut is still led by the Mafia’s most potent and largest borgatas: New York’s Five Families.Five Families is the vivid story of the rise and fall of New York’s premier dons, from Lucky Luciano to Paul Castellano to John Gotti and others. This definitive history brings the reader right up to the possible resurgence of the…
2. The East Village Mafia (2019)
Few New Yorkers are aware that the tenements and storefronts of the East Village, famous for Beat poetry, avant-garde art, and alternative rock music, were a stronghold of mafia racketeering, treachery, and intrigue for almost seventy years. From the 1920s to 1990, mob icons lived in or frequented the East Village, known as part of the Lower East Side until the mid-1960s. In The East Village Mafia, author Thomas F. Comiskey shares the history of this little-known Manhattan mafia enclave that wielded influence on the direction and destiny of organized crime in New York City, telling how: Mafia royalty…
Kane Romano is the most handsome, powerful man I’ve ever met. He’s also the man holding me captive. My asshole of a step-dad found himself on the wrong side of the mafia, and then offered me up in exchange for his life. How does he have the right? I’m eighteen years old, and my step-dad doesn’t own me. The problem is, Kane Romano agrees. Everyone knows you don’t fight with a Romano, unless you want to end up in an unmarked grave. I should be scared, but every time I look into those dark eyes, I feel safe and protected. When we’re alone he’s…
4. Innocence: a Dark Mafia Romance (2019)
I’m king of the criminal underworld.I always get what I want.And she’s my obsession.Cora is new to the city of sin.Her innocent blue eyes beg for me to claim her.But I’m not the billionaire she thinks I am.There’s a darkness within me.And Cora is a shining light.She’s beautiful. A virgin.I’m ruthless. A beast.She found me for a reason.She’ll be my queen.I’ll give her everything that her heart desires.Except for one thing.Her freedom.She’s mine to keep, and I’m never letting her go.Note: This is a dark mafia romance with dark and intense sensual scenes. It is the…
5. Stolen Innocence: A Dark Romance (2019)
I was sold like property on the day of my father’s funeral. I’d thought his death would set me free, but I’d never truly understood what it meant to have all my freedoms stripped away. Until that day, I’d been living in a child’s fantasy.Then, my brother sells me, and I don’t have the luxury of being a child anymore. I’m taken to Vicente Rodríguez’s estate, to be kept as his plaything. When I’m old enough, he’ll claim my innocence.My only reprieve from my hellish reality is in the strained companionship I share with his son, Adrián. Sometimes, I think he hates…
The King of the Underworld saved me from the streets,Treated me like a princess, And locked me in a tower.Then he turned into a beast.There’s a darkness in him.I’ve seen it face to face.He says I’m his light.But if our love is going to last, I’m going to have to be more than his princess.I need to become a Queen.The final chapter in Marcus and Cora’s story….
‘Comrade president, Stellenbosch is a big problem. We know your proximity to Stellenbosch … we have not elected Stellenbosch here … we have not elected the Ruperts here.’ – Julius Malema addressing President Cyril Ramaphosa in the National Assembly on 22 May 2019THE BEAUTIFUL TOWN OF STELLENBOSCH, nestled against vineyards and blue mountains that stretch to the sky, lies a short drive from Cape Town. Here, some of South Africa’s richest individuals live: all male, most Afrikaans – and all fabulously wealthy.Julius Malema refers to them scathingly as the ‘Stellenbosch Mafia’, the very worst example of…
8. The Bratva’s Bride: A Dark Mafia Romance (2019)
Bratva life is simple: You steal from the brotherhood, you pay with your life. But the thief is a woman, and she’s too beautiful to die. My wedding band will be her collar. Our vows will be her shackles. She will be my captive bride….
9. Bennett Mafia (2019)
There were always whispers about my roommate at Hillcrest Academy. The wealthiest of the wealthy sent their kids to our boarding school, and Brooke Bennett had been at the top, though I never quite knew why. She was fun and outgoing, but she kept quiet about her family. The only things she showed me were photographs of her brothers. I became fascinated with her second-oldest brother. Kai Bennett. He was the most of them all. Smoldering. Hypnotic. Alluring.Kai had eyes that pulled me in and a face that haunted my dreams. Then I met him. He came to our school with their father, and that’s when I learned what kind of…
Before he ruled the De Luca family,before he became the man everyone feared,before he scoured an empire in search of me,he chose me to ruin.I was innocent.An untainted princess.The heiress to the Vitali mafia throne.And I was in the wrong place at the wrong time when I met the wrong boy.My name is Renata Vitali…And this is not a love story….
Alessio…Cold. Ruthless. Killer. I am respected and feared by all. I wasn’t put on this earth to love or be loved. I was put here to wipe out every last member of the damn Abandonato mafia, to pay them back for my mother’s death.When I find a strange girl hiding, beaten, under my bed, I don’t let her live out of compassion. She’s a trinket, my plaything.Ayla…I thought Alessio was only one more man who wanted to use me, hurt me, and throw me away. I don’t know what it is to trust anymore. I can’t find my heart under the pain.Alessio found it. He touched it, and brought it alive again.But if…
In Mafia Princess part 3 Semaj battles to survive, fight for love and faces the price of betrayal. Will she come out on top or has her nine lives finally ran out? Find out in the final installment….
13. The Cornbread Mafia: A Homegrown Syndicate’s Code Of Silence And The Biggest Marijuana Bust In American History (2019)
In the summer of 1987, Johnny Boone set out to grow and harvest one of the greatest outdoor marijuana crops in modern times. In doing so, he set into motion a series of events that defined him and his associates as the largest homegrown marijuana syndicate in American history, also known as the Cornbread Mafia. Author James Higdon—whose relationship with Johnny Boone, currently a federal fugitive, made him the first journalist subpoenaed under the Obama administration—takes readers back to the 1970s and ’80s and the clash between…
14. Awakening: a Dark Mafia Romance (2019)
I wasn’t capable of love. Not until I met Cora.My angel.I’ve claimed every inch of her body and I only want more. I’m a man who craves control, but her power over me is absolute. She holds my heart in her hands.She can never find out. The demons in this city want to destroy her.It’s my job to protect her innocence. Lock her safe in my high tower.But I’m the danger that she’s trying to escape.The ruthless man in her bed.A demon worse than all the others.One who cannot save her from himself….
We were best friends, then we were enemies.Loved. Protected. Cherished.There was a time when Ranieri Andretti made me feel those things.That was before his family came after mine.He was supposed to forget me.We went our separate ways.It should have stayed like that.But now he’s back in my life, and he’s my new boss.I want to hate him.He’s my ex-best friend.My tormentor.The head of the Andretti family.But no matter how hard I try…I can’t stay away….
Best Mafia Books Worth Your Attention
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Gotti’s Boys: The Mafia Crew That Killed for John Gotti
Author(s): Anthony M. DeStefano
Publisher: Citadel Press, Year: 2019, Size: 2 Mb, Download: epub
The Vory: Russia’s Super Mafia
Author(s): Mark Galeotti
Publisher: Yale University Press, Year: 2018, Size: 7 Mb, Download: epub
Mafia Life: Love, Death, and Money at the Heart of Organized Crime
Author(s): Federico Varese
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Year: 2018, Size: 21 Mb, Download: pdf
House of Trump, House of Putin: How Vladimir Putin and the Russian Mafia Helped Put Donald Trump in the White House
Author(s): Craig Unger
Publisher: Penguin Random House, Year: 2018, Size: 5 Mb, Download: pdf
House of Trump, House of Putin: The Untold Story of Donald Trump and the Russian Mafia
Author(s): Craig Unger
Publisher: Bantam Press, Year: 2018, Size: 5 Mb, Download: epub
The Last Days Of Letterman
Author(s): Scott Ryan
Publisher: Fayetteville Mafia Press, Year: 2018, Size: 27 Mb, Download: epub
Mafia Raj: The Rule of Bosses in South Asia
Author(s): Lucia Michelutti; Ashraf Hoque; Nicolas Martin; David Picherit; Paul Rollier; Arild Ruud; Clarinda Still
Publisher: Stanford University Press, Year: 2018, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
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