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10 books about the Mafia

Pick up one of these featured titles on the Mafia in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on the Mafia. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

Five Families: The Rise, Decline, and Resurgence of America's Most Powerful Mafia Empires by Selwyn Raab

Category: Organized Crime

This book was published 5 years ago by A Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin and takes approximately 27.2 hours to read.

Gaspipe: Confessions of a Mafia Boss by Philip Carlo

Category: Crime & Criminals

This book was published 12 years ago by William Morrow Paperbacks and takes approximately 12.8 hours to read.

For the Sins of My Father: A Mafia Killer, His Son, and the Legacy of a Mob Life by Albert DeMeo

Category: Memoirs

This book was published 18 years ago by Crown and takes approximately 9.6 hours to read.

The Mafia Encyclopedia by Carl Sifakis

Category: Criminal Law

This book was published 16 years ago by Checkmark Books and takes approximately 17.0 hours to read.

Hollywood Godfather: My Life in the Movies and the Mob by Gianni Russo

Category: Actors & Entertainers

This book was published 2 years ago by St. Martin's Press and takes approximately 10.1 hours to read.

Mafia Spies: The Inside Story of the CIA, Gangsters, JFK, and Castro by Thomas Maier

Category: Espionage

This book was published 2 years ago by Skyhorse and takes approximately 14.1 hours to read.

Gotti's Boys: The Mafia Crew That Killed for John Gotti by Anthony M. DeStefano

Category: Crime & Criminals

This book was published 2 years ago by Citadel and takes approximately 10.1 hours to read.

The Rise And Fall Of A 'Casino' Mobster: The Tony Spilotro Story Through A Hitman's Eyes by Dennis Griffin

Category: Organized Crime

This book was published 4 years ago by WildBlue Press and takes approximately 7.8 hours to read.

Lord High Executioner: The Legendary Mafia Boss Albert Anastasia by Frank Dimatteo

Category: Crime & Criminals

This book was published last year by Citadel and takes approximately 10.7 hours to read.

Mob Boss: The First Boss to Turn Government Witness by Jerry Capeci

Category: Crime & Criminals

This book was published 6 years ago by St. Martin's Paperbacks and takes approximately 16.5 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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