Don't Be a Victim (Hardcover)
Fighting Back Against America's Crime Wave
Grand Central Publishing, 9781538732298, 384pp.
Publication Date: September 22, 2020
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Discover gripping true crime stories and the surprising tools you need to keep you and your family safe -- from iconic legal commentator, TV journalist, and New York Times bestselling author Nancy Grace.
Nancy Grace wasn't always the iconic legal commentator we know today. One moment changed her entire future forever: her fiancé Keith was murdered just before their wedding. Driven to deliver justice for other crime victims, Nancy became a felony prosecutor and for a decade, put the "bad guys" behind bars in inner-city Atlanta.
Now, with a new and potentially life-saving book, Nancy puts her crime-fighting expertise to work to empower you stay safe in the face of daily dangers. Packed with practical advice and invaluable prevention tips, Don't Be a Victim shows you how to:
- Fend off threats of assaults, car-jack and home invasion
- Defend yourself against online stalking, computer hackers and financial fraudsters
- Stay safe in your own home, at school and other public settings like parking garages, elevators and campsites
- Protect yourself while shopping, driving and even on vacation
With insights on so many potential threats, you'll be empowered to protect yourself and your children at home and in the world at large by being proactive! Nancy's crime-fighting expertise helps keep you, your family, and those you love out of harm's way.
About the Author
Nancy Grace is an award-winning legal journalist, victims' rights advocate, and New York Times bestselling author of four books, including Objection!, The Eleventh Victim, Death on the D-List, and Murder in the Courthouse. Nancy headlines Oxygen's Injustice with Nancy Grace, hosts the daily Crime Stories with Nancy Grace on SIRIUS XM's Triumph Channel 111 downloadable as a podcast, and appears regularly on ABC's 20/20 and Nightline, as well as on Daily Mail TV. She is founder and publisher of CrimeOnline.com, a digital platform that investigates breaking crime news, highlights missing people and helps solve unsolved homicides.
Nancy was the force behind CNN Headline News' top-rated Nancy Grace. Nancy also executive produces a Hallmark Movies and Mysteries franchise based on her bestselling novels, the Hailey Dean Mysteries. She lives in New York and Atlanta with husband David Linch and their beloved twins, John David and Lucy Linch, along with a rescue dog, cat, and guinea pigs.
Praise For Don't Be a Victim: Fighting Back Against America's Crime Wave…
"One of the greatest broadcasters of our time,
Nancy Grace awakens us to the dark forces hiding among us."—Dr. Mehmet Oz
"Nancy Grace has been America's preeminent crime victim
advocate for as long as I have known her, and I have known her for more than
20-years. She understands the emotional and psychological suffering that crime
victims endure, and always responds with empathy, compassion and dignity.
Whether you are a victim of elder abuse, or a critically missing child, Nancy
Grace will be your champion until justice is served."—Marc Klaas, president of KlaasKids Foundation
days at Court TV to her long-running show on CNN Headline News to her newest
ventures, Injustice and Crime Stories, Nancy Grace has been one
of America's foremost voices for victims. Her new book takes that
advocacy to a newer, higher level. She provides a step-by-step and
risk-by-risk guide for every parent, every child and every person on how to
avoid becoming a victim."—Ernie Allen, Chairman, WePROTECT Global Alliance
"[A] sensible guide
on how to avoid becoming a crime victim...Grace's conversational tone makes for
easy reading. Those concerned with personal safety will find comfort and
practical advice."—Publishers Weekly