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Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking

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.
The Sex Slave Murders: The True Story of Serial Killers Gerald and Charlene Gallego
Series: The Sex Slave Murders, Book 1. Price: $6.99 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 Dungeon Master: The Disappearance of James Dallas Egbert III
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,270. 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.
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!
Elegy; Three Nine Year Old Card Playing Hillbilly Girls Were Kidnapped, Beaten and Raped, Two Were Shot!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,680. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
"Memoirs From My Outhouse." I write adult only true stories of violence, murders, beatings, crimes, 36 rapes, drugs, incest, alcoholism, inmates, stolen children, homelessness, narcissistic abuse, and nasty words. I have forty years of experience in these subjects and twenty six years of sobriety from drugs and alcohol. Being an Appalachian inbred Hillbilly makes my story true and unique.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Crossing The Thin Blue Line
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,230. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
A look at the men and women of law-enforcement who became the very criminal that they took an oath to protect society from.
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.
Within These Walls: Memoirs of a Death House Chaplain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Within These Walls is the powerful memoir of Rev. Carroll Pickett, who spent fifteen years as the death house chaplain at “The Walls,” the Huntsville unit of the Texas prison system. In that capacity, Reverend Pickett ministered to ninety-five men before they were put to death by lethal injection.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Kidnapping of Little Billy Ranieri Chicago, Illinois September 6, 1928
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Billy Ranieri's early fall 1928 kidnapping brought anxiety to Chicago's Little Italy. The 10-year-old's abduction was one of many crimes the Mafia perpetrated in the Italian section. By December the kidnapping trial had began. The day before the trial began "Ole Scully", little Billy's godfather, was slain by thugs who followed him into a restaurant. It was the beginning of a wave of violence.
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
Pain and Gain - The Untold True Story
Price: $4.79 $1.20 USD. (75% off until April 2!) 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.
Finder: The True Story of a Private Investigator
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,490. 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.

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