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Hanratty - The Inconvenient Truth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Razen applies his inimitable brand of logic to the 1961 A6 Murder case. He is highly speculative, but convincingly so, in his attempt to rationalise all of the important evidence in the light of the 2001 DNA profiling result. In essence, it manages to close the case against Hanratty to any reasonable extent. This is a relatively concise contribution – supplementary, rather than definitive.
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!
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
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 !!
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.
Hostages
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,350. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Hostages tells the incredible and often harrowing stories surrounding real-life events such as the Munich massacre of 1972, the Iranian hostage crisis of 1979 and the bloody siege of the Davidian Ranch, Waco, Texas in 1993. Packed full of drama, action and heartbreak Hostages promises to be utterly captivating.
Fugitives
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,600. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Heather Tallchief escaped from the USA with the man she loved and $2.5 million that didn't belong to her. She must have been on an incredible high. However, the buzz didn't last long. Soon after she and Roberto Solanis landed in Amsterdam to start their new life together, her lover vanished with the loot.
Dolor y Dinero-La Verdadera Historia-(Pain and Gain-The Untold True Story)
Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 87,980. Language: Spanish. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
La verdadera historia tras la película Dolor y Dinero Este libro demuestra que a veces la verdad es más extraña que la ficción! En 1994, Marc y su familia vivian una vida normal en Miami, Florida. No se imaginaba que en Noviembre de ese año, su vida y la de su familia iba a cambiar para siempre. Los acontecimientos que se iban a desarrollarse no podían ser concebidos por la imaginación más vivida.
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?
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Disappearance of Madeleine Maddie McCann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
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.
Yolanda's Crossing: A girl’s journey from abuse to the American dream
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.
Sleeping Dogs: A true story of the Lindbergh baby kidnapping
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,880. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
A deathbed confession. A gun encased in concrete. And the possibility both could have kept Bruno Richard Hauptmann from going to the electric chair for the kidnap and murder of Charles A. Lindbergh Jr. When journalist Michael Foldes hears the story of an upstate NY family who could have known the killers, he teases out details in the 80-year-old case that plausibly point to Hauptmann's innocence.
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.
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.
Night of the Full Moon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011 by Criterion House. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Night of the Full Moon is a work of creative non-fiction based on the real-life kidnapping of Palm Springs socialite Elaine Chaddick on May 8th, 1979,as told by the FBI's special agent in charge.