Books by Lisa Pulitzer

Released: March 5, 2013

"A chilling but illuminating account of the inner workings of a hate group and Drain's ultimately successful struggle to free herself."
The inside story of a small hate group that captured big headlines. Read full book review >
Released: Feb. 5, 2013

"Despite the uneven prose, readers with an interest in the psychology of religion, among other subjects, will find this rare insider's account to be of value—less so than Lawrence Wright's Going Clear (2013), but of value all the same."
An ex-member of Scientology's inner elite bolts—understandably, to trust this undistinguished but still valuable memoir. Read full book review >
THE SHADOW CATCHER by Hipolito Acosta
Released: April 17, 2012

"A gut-wrenching law-enforcement yarn, simultaneously frightening and uplifting."
Aided ably by freelance journalist Pulitzer (co-author: Mob Daughter, 2012, etc.), an officer with the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service recounts his undercover exploits along the border. Read full book review >
Released: Feb. 14, 2012

"Readable but neither scintillating nor illuminating."
Gravano's dishy tell-all about growing up in the shadow of her father, Sammy "The Bull" Gravano. Read full book review >
Released: July 5, 2011

"A worthwhile read for true-crime fans and followers of the case, but those looking for insight into the mind of a killer will be disappointed."
A thorough, journalistic recounting of two crimes, five years apart, linked by the same alleged perpetrator. Read full book review >