Events

September 14: Murder, Inc. book signing with Christian Cipollini

Date: September 14, 2016
Time: 1-3 p.m.
Cost: There is no charge to enter the Museum's retail store

Award-winning author Christian Cipollini will sign copies of his book Murder, Inc.: Mysteries of the Mob’s Most Deadly Hit Squad, on Wednesday, September 14, from 1-3 p.m. Murder, Inc. won the 2015 Hollywood Book Festival Non-Fiction award.

Murder, Inc. tells the story of  the mobsters, thugs, hoods, racketeers and assassins that were the official on-call killers of New York’s larger crime Syndicate.

Cipollini has been a freelance journalist, writer, organized crime researcher and designer for over a decade, covering everything from entertainment to human interest to the history of America’s underworld. He is a collector of rare crime related photographs and artifacts and regularly contributes articles on Mob and gang history to Real Crime Magazine, based in the United Kingdom. As an expert consultant, Cipollini has appeared on episodes of Biography Channel Series “Gangsters: America’s Most Evil,” History Channel Series “United Stuff of America” and served as a location producer on National Geographic Channel’s critically-acclaimed series “DRUGS, INC. Mardi Gras Episode.”

He also has won awards as a finalist in the True Crime: Non-Fiction category – 2014 USA Best Book Awards and as a finalist in the Biography and True Crime categories – 2015 International Book Awards for Lucky Luciano: Mysterious Tales of a Gangland Legend.