In 1989 the trimaran Rose Noelle set sail from New Zealand to Tonga with a four man crew on board. After a freak wave capsizes the boat and turns it upside down the men had to survive for 119 days before reaching the Great Barrier Reef. Abandoned tells a true story of courage and survival in some of the most hostile seas on the planet.
A family vacation becomes a game of survival! In this first entry to a new adventure series coauthored by Survivor host Probst, four kids are supposed to bond on a sailing trip as part of a newly blended family (Carter and Jane's mother has married Vanessa and Buzz's father). Instead, they end up on their own in the middle of the Pacific. Paperback, 208 pages.
Nineteen nail-biting, intense and intricately plotted crime stories from one of the UK's greatest psychological thriller writers, this diverse collection demonstrates the scope of Val McDermid's imagination and her immense powers as a storyteller. Passion. Obsession. Revenge. White nights of passion and revenge in St. Petersburg. A bingo-hall tyrant trapped by masked intruders.