Fatal Females is a non-fiction book written by investigative psychologist, Micki Pistorius. In order to explore the psyches of females who resort to crimes of which murder is usually the outcome. The book is based on the exploration of various cases, and the ways in which the crimes were carried out in order to find inklings of reasons and comparisons of behaviours. This book has a unique take on crimes,as it is from the perspectives of the demographic that so often finds themselves to be the victim. This is not a light read, but the in-depth research and the exploration that has been poured into the book makes it a worthwhile experience.