In Cold Blood
This gripping nonfiction book explores the brutal murder of a Kansas family and the subsequent investigation, trial, and execution of the killers. With meticulous detail and astounding empathy, Truman Capote reconstructs the events and personalities surrounding the crime, including the truly chilling young killers. In Cold Blood is a masterful example of literary journalism that will leave readers breathless.
If you just want to forget about the future and lose yourself in the book that forever changed how narrative nonfiction is written, read In Cold Blood. – source