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  • Casey Sherman

    Veteran journalists CaseySherman and Dave Wedge have written the definitive inside look at the BostonMarathon bombing with a unique, Boston-based account of the events thatriveted the world. From the Tsarnaev brothers' years leading up to the act ofterror to the bomb scene itself (which both authors witnessed firsthand withinminutes of the blast), from the terrifying police shootout with the suspects tothe ultimate capture of the younger brother, Boston Strong: A City's Triumph over Tragedy reports all thefacts-and so much more. Based on months ofintensive interviews, this is the first book to tell the entire story throughthe eyes of those who experienced it. From the cop first on the...read more

  • Casey Sherman

    Based on exclusive, fresh reporting, the thrilling, definitive inside story of the pursuit, capture, and killing of legendary South Boston mob boss, James 'Whitey' Bulger, detailing as never before his years on the run, how he evaded capture, and his brutal murder in prison. For the first time, Boston reporters Casey Sherman and David Wedge draw on exclusive interviews and exhaustive investigative reportage to tell the complete story of Whitey Bulger, one of the most notorious crime bosses in American history—alongside Al 'Scarface' Capone and Vito Genovese—and a longtime FBI informant. The leader of Boston’s Winter Hill Gang and #1 on the FBI’s Most Wanted list, Bulger was...read more

  • Casey Sherman

    While everyone knows of the Ice Bucket Challenge, the viral craze that swept the nation in summer 2014, too few know the truly inspirational story behind it.Pete Frates was a man at war with his own body, a man whose love for others was unshakable. He was a man who refused to fight alone and, in so, doing mobilized a global army to combat one of the most devastating diseases on earth: ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease. When disease crippled Frates, the former Boston College baseball star turned tragedy into inspiration.Pete's story is a testament to the power of love, the steadfastness of family, the generosity of strangers, and the compassion of...read more

  • Casey Sherman

    The thrilling behind-the-scenes account of how the NFL's most sensational scandal culminated in sports history's greatest comeback, featuring dozens of exclusive interviews with Patriots players -- including Tom Brady himself. In January 2015, rumors circulated that the New England Patriots -- a team long suspected of abiding by the 'if you ain't cheating you ain't trying' philosophy -- had used under-inflated footballs in their playoff victory against the Indianapolis Colts. As evidence began to build, however, a full on NFL investigation was launched, exploding an unsubstantiated rumor into an intense scandal that would lead news coverage for weeks. As shockwaves rippled throughout the...read more