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Yolanda's Crossing: A girl’s journey from abuse to the American dream by The Dallas Morning News
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Over the next six years, he will take her over 5,000 miles, from the tropical scrub brush hills of Oaxaca into the Sonoran Desert and to the United States. She will be a child laborer in North Carolina. In Georgia and Tennessee, she will live trapped in motel rooms while Juan works. And in Dallas, she will sleep in a closet and decide whether to murder him or escape.
Captive by Darren G. Burton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
After working late one night, Ruby misses her bus home. Taking a shortcut through town down a dark alleyway, she is abducted and taken to a remote location where she is held captive by her kidnapper. Ruby must find a way to escape before she becomes a serial killer's next victim.
Almost Dead by Raymond Cardi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,980. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Throughout history, people have been bilked, scammed, and even killed for their hard earned money. There have been many groups that practiced this crime. Some of the organized groups were and are: The Italian, Mexican or Russian Mafia; TheYakuza in Japan, the Triads in China; Muslim Terrorists could even be included in this family of criminals. History has taught us that, many times, murder
Caryl Chessman: Red Light Bandit? by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
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.
The Devil Takes the Bodies by Walter Parks
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 » Children's Books » Religion and Spirituality
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.
Faceless People by @1Rebone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
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 Good Samaritan by @1Rebone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.
Surviving an Active Shooter Incident by Guardian Martial Arts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
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) by R. Barri Flowers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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.
A Death In Hemlock, New York The Unsolved Murder Of Joanne Ena Lynn by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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.
The Teen Black Magic Sex Cult Of Pierre Bernard by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
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.
The Disappearance of Madeleine Maddie McCann by Dr. Evelyn J Biluk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons, Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons
A riveting, concise account of the facts surrounding the disappearance of Madeleine “Maddie” McCann from Portugal, during a family vacation in 2007. Also, includes a review of the entire suspect list (Kate McCann, Gerry McCann, Robert Murat, and many more) and how Portugal Police eliminated many of them but not all.