Courtney's Staff Picks

Courtney Walton at Murder By The Book since 2018

Courtney loves reading pretty much anything she can get her hands on, writing, learning to knit, working too much, and my cat Popsicle. She's also a big fan of rain.

Favorite authors: Lisa Scottoline, Ann Rule, John Grisham, J.K. Rowling, John Douglas, Tess Gerritsen, Jo Nesbo, and Jane Austen.

The Stranger Beside Me: The Shocking Inside Story of Serial Killer Ted Bundy Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781416559597
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Pocket Books - December 30th, 2008

THE DEFINITIVE WORK OF AMERICAN TRUE CRIME FROM "AMERICA'S BEST TRUE-CRIME WRITER" (Kirkus Reviews)


The Pelican Brief Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780440245933
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Dell - January 5th, 2010

In suburban Georgetown, a killer's Reeboks whisper on the floor of a posh home. In a seedy D.C. porno house, a patron is swiftly garroted to death. The next day America learns that two of its Supreme Court justices have been assassinated. And in New Orleans, a young law student prepares a legal brief.


The Real Lolita: The Kidnapping of Sally Horner and the Novel That Scandalized the World Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062661920
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Ecco - November 13th, 2018

The Real Lolita is a tour de force of literary detective work. Not only does it shed new light on the terrifying true saga that influenced Nabokov’s masterpiece, it restores the forgotten victim to our consciousness.” —David Grann, author of Killers of the Flower Moon