Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking

Eyes of a Pedophile Detecting Child Predators
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
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Peer inside the mind of violent child molester Nathanael Bar-Jonah. Personal coded writings, life-long behaviors and victim testimony reveal how he operated and the difficulties law enforcement experienced stopping him. This book follows his evolution from religious beginnings to hunting children. Extensively researched details explain what is known about child predators and how to recognize them.
Where Are My Children? The True Story of a Mother Who Risked Her Life to Rescue Her Kidnapped Children
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,860. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
It was a mother's worst nightmare: her husband had kidnapped their children and taken them thousands of miles away to his native Bolivia. Cassie tried to get help from the FBI, the State Department, even the Bolivian government. No one seemed to care. So she decided to take matters into her own hands. This is the dramatic, deeply personal account of her odyssey to bring her children home.
Serial Killer Couples: Bonded by Sexual Depravity, Abduction, and Murder
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
SERIAL KILLER COUPLES: Bonded by Sexual Depravity, Abduction, and Murder chronicles the true crimes of sexually motivated serial killers who are intimates. In this latest true crime book from award winning, bestselling criminologist R. Barri Flowers, 9 gripping tales examine killer couples from America, England & Canada whose murderous reign of terror knows no end till they are brought to justice.
Caryl Chessman: Red Light Bandit?
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Caryl Chessman was executed in the gas chamber at San Quentin in 1960. Convicted of kidnappings, his case dragged on for more than 12 years. During this time Chessman wrote 4 successful books, which were autobiographical in genre. My book looks at his paternal ancestry and the kidnappings for which he was sentenced to die. There is new information about his family and the red light bandit victims.
Broken Treaty
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,550. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
The true story of a father's covert recovery of his missing son from southern Mexico.
Faceless People
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
A victim of hijack and kidnap retraces her captors' steps to a place where she hoped to get help.... Only to be turned away - for the second time - by the people who refused to show their faces.
The Devil Takes the Bodies
Series: Adventure Stories, Almost True. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion and Spirituality, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
The Devil Takes the Bodies of dead women and girls just before they are buried. Two young boys were among the first witnesses. Their curiosity and "running wild freedom" resulted in them seeing the Devil several times. Eventually he takes them too. The Devil continues his quests and eventually takes 11 dead women and girls. He winds up with the 11 plus 3 live children.
Finder: The True Story of a Private Investigator
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,360. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
In the last two decades, Private Investigator Marilyn Greene has found more than two hundred people — sometimes discovering in hours or minutes a person missing for years. In FINDER, Greene shares her news-making triumphs, the joyous family reunions she's made possible, and the chilling cases of dead ends.
Serial Killers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,200. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Kristen Laurence. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Serial killers gain their notoriety in several ways... by the bizarre or brutal methods they use to single out and kill their victims, or by the sheer number of killings they carry out. The majority act alone. Many are crazy psychopaths. Just pray to God one doesn't cross your path, or anyone in your family. This book contains the most deadly ones. If you are a lover of mystery thriller crime sto
Pain and Gain - The Untold True Story
Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
‘Pain and Gain – The Untold True Story’ is a gripping memoir that tells the true story behind the Paramount film Pain and Gain. Written by the real Sun Gym Gang victim, Marc Schiller, ‘Pain and Gain – The Untold True Story’ will take readers on an adrenaline rush with a shocking ending.
Keeping Safe in a Dangerous Place - An essential guide for everyone
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,830. Language: British English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
This book provides simple tactics for day to day life that give you the tools to identify potential threats and avoid them, or escape the attack. It's not about fighting; it's about situational awareness and it is suitable for everyone. For men, women and teenagers; for travellers, mature students, and executives, we are all at risk from the same types of crime. Keep safe in this dangerous place!
The Good Samaritan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Two young boys hitch-hiking one evening gave the driver who stopped to help them a terrifying experience. Their mission was to hijack the car and kill the driver.
Pro Bono - The 18-Year Defense of Caril Ann Fugate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,940. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
In 1958, 19-year-old Charlie Starkweather went on a murder spree that paralyzed Nebraska, shocked the nation, and left 11 people dead. With him when he was captured was his 14-year-old ex-girlfriend Caril Fugate. The question soon arose, was Caril a kidnapped victim, or a heartless accomplice?
The Teen Black Magic Sex Cult Of Pierre Bernard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Walter Groebli met Percy Whittlesey in Connecticut sometime in the early fall of 1940. Whittlesey adopted Groebli. He took him into his home to work as a houseboy. Groebli was virulently pro-Nazi. Whittlesey was a disciple of sex cultist Pierre Bernard, whose New York City home was raided by police. Bernard established himself in Nyack, New York by 1941, running a spa/cult with Whittlesey.
Machine-Gun Man
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
George "Machine-Gun" Kelly was one of the few major criminal legends who lived long enough to tell his own story. The Feds claimed that he was John H. Webb. He claimed he was the real deal: "Machine-Gun" Kelly. People who knew him, believed him. So why did the FBI keep his story from being told on Unsolved Mysteries TV show? Read Machine-Gun Man, and draw your own conclusion.
Surviving an Active Shooter Incident
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
An 'active shooter' is a gunmen who isn't interested in robbing you. He wants to kill as many people as he can before he is killed, and expects to die. Law enforcement's advice is for you to 'hide and hope,' but that is in large part because they don't want you complicating their job. This guide is written with you in mind, not them, and urges you not to have a victim mentality.
Murder of the Banker's Daughter: The Killing of Marion Parker (A True Crime Short)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Murder at the Pencil Factory and The Sex Slave Murders, comes a powerful new historical true crime short, Murder of the Banker’s Daughter: The Killing of Marion Parker.
Smart Kids, Safe Kids
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,830. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Outsmart anybody who tries to hurt you. Our world is getting crazier every day. This hard-hitting book teaches best ways to prevent (or cope with) child abduction, sexual assault and violence against kids. What I hope you get from this book is that you can and you must make yourself safe in this scary world. Smarter is safer. You can be…here is how… For girls, age 12 and up.
Serial Killers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This book portrays various real life blood thirsty vampires serial killers who prayed on innocent victims. There is also the detailed investigation by various law enforcement agencies and the combined effort to get rid of these creatures. All incidents briefed in this book are 100% real !!
A Death In Hemlock, New York The Unsolved Murder Of Joanne Ena Lynn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Joanne Ena Lynn left for school in Hemlock on a fall morning in 1949. Unfortunately she never returned home. Her body was found near a field of locust trees in nearby Lima. It was discovered by a teenager gathering nutmegs. Police continued their futile search for a German made gun and a gray sedan with Pennsylvania license plates until late 1951. The murderer proved extremely elusive.