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Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking

The Sex Slave Murders: The True Story of Serial Killers Gerald and Charlene Gallego
Series: The Sex Slave Murders, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,970. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
A killer couple bound by secrets, lies, and sex slave fantasies. Over a grisly period of 26 months, Gerald and Charlene Gallego went on a bloody and brutal rampage of kidnapping, rape, and murder that spanned three states and claimed eleven lives.
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.
From Nigeria With Love - The True Story Told By A Victim Of Human Trafficing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
Human trafficing is a problem in many countries around the globe. Girls are bought and sold everywhere and huge amounts of money are changing hands. This is the story I was told by one girl. A story about human trafficing, abuse, threats, violence and intimidation. The earnings from this book supports the fight against human trafficing and prostitution.
Captive
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
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.
Driven to Kill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,830. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Story of sex killer Westley Allan Dodd--his victims were too small to fight...and too young to die! Includes eyewitness execution report.
Serial Killer Couples: Bonded by Sexual Depravity, Abduction, and Murder
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,860. 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: 60,850. 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.
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.
Girl in the Grave and Other True Crime Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,880. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Engrossed by the short lives of innocent victims, Stowers uses The Girl in the Grave … and Other True Crime Stories to tell the tales of devastated parents dealing with evil forces and unanswered questions that invaded their once normal lives, and the effect on the law enforcement officers duty-bound to involve themselves in such evil and troubling situations, investigating and seeking justice.
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
Police Sniper
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90,240. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
When all else fails and police are faced with an armed and barricaded assailant or a hostage situation, they call SWAT. When negotiations break down, and tactics fall short of resolving the issue, it falls the the police SWAT sniper, a highly trained, patient and steady individual who will make only one shot count--the shot that saves lives. "In this book are the stories of men who have spent
Eyes of a Pedophile Detecting Child Predators
Price: $3.99 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.
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.
Girl, Taken: A True Story of Abduction, Captivity and Survival
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
"An astonishing, inspiring true story of abduction, war and survival" - Brian Whitney, author of SUBVERSIVE. In the fall of 1994, 21-year-old Elena Nikitina disappeared. Drugged and kidnapped by a group of Islamic fanatics, she was held in a tiny room. Through eight horrifying months of captivity, and the outbreak of a genocidal war, all that kept her alive was hope.
Out There
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
"I was astonished by how good this book was--insightful, well-written and fascinating." Hugh Aynesworth, four time Pulitzer Prize nominee. OUT THERE, the in-depth story of how Captain Lisa Nowak, astronaut, mother and role model, drove cross-country wearing diapers to stalk and attack her love rival. Her successful career and unique fall from grace chronicles women’s social and economic struggle.
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.
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 Dungeon Master: The Disappearance of James Dallas Egbert III
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,290. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
When James Dallas Egbert III disappeared from the Michigan State University campus in 1979, he was no ordinary college dropout. Egbert was a computer genius at sixteen, a boy with an I.Q. of 180-plus and an extravagant imagination. He was a fanatic Dungeons & Dragons player—before the game was widely known—and he and his friends played a live version in a weird labyrinth of tunnels and rooms.
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?
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.

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