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Jack can't believe what he's hearing. His sister is being held hostage. Whoever snatched Ashley must have been following the Landons as they explored Death Valley National Park. But what do they want with Leesa? When Jack discovers why Leesa is on the run, he is determined to protect her. But how can he do that and save Ashley, too? One thing he knows for sure, failure is not an option.
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Mallory and Jake must rescue Simon from the goblins who snatched him in this repackage of the second book in the #1 "New York Times "bestselling Spiderwick Chronicles. Thanks to the mysterious field guide left behind by their long-lost great-great-uncle Arthur Spiderwick, life for the Grace kids-Jared, Simon, and Mallory-is beyond weird. When Simon goes missing, Jared is convinced creatures from the faerie world have something to do with it.
I was standing on my bed looking out of my bedroom window. The sky appeared gray and somber. I saw a young man with dark hair looking up, staring at me from the sidewalk. Then quick lightning flashed, striking him, leaving a small pile of charcoal-colored ashes on the sidewalk where he once stood. "I awoke. I was surrounded by plastic drapes and hospital monitoring equipment.
Mountain terror Rosie Saunders and Kayo Benton were in the woods, watching bald eagles through their binoculars, when they saw the red-jacketed man climbing below the nest. Suddenly he reached up, snatched an eaglet and scrambled down the mountain as two
On the run from some sore poker losers, gambler Lucas Stanton ducks into an office housing the Great West Detective Agency followed by a client who mistakes him for a sleuth. Amanda Baldridge lives in one of Denver s more well-to-do neighborhoods, and someone has snatched Tovarich, her Russian wolfhound puppy. Unable to resolve this case of mistaken identity and unwilling to refuse the up-front cash from such a lovely patron Lucas agrees to find the purloined pooch.
All of the gangsters except for Guido have been brutally shot down in a hail of gunfire, and when the Evil Ones attempt to prevent their spirits from crossing over into the afterlife, the specters elude their diabolical pursuers by seeking shelter in a pair of pink panties. Later, Faith receives a package in the mail containing the haunted panties, and slips them on to give her boyfriend Judd a private show.
Any hunter will tell you part of the satisfaction is in the chase as well as the triumphant capture of their prey. In "Snatched," the focus is on the eroticism of the power play between men and their male captors. Sometimes romance ensues, sometimes just
A gripping, action-packed short story from a master of character, crime, and urgentsuspenseWill Trent, a dedicated agent with the GeorgiaBureau of Investigation for fifteen years, knows that there's definitely such athing as a cop's intuition-which is why he should have listened to his own. Whilein a restroom at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Willoverhears a girl's pleading, plaintive voice: "Please, I wanna go home.
Roni Delicata is the pushy crime reporter for the school newspaper The Bloodwater Pump. Brian Bain is a quiet science geek who has a tendency to blow things up. Ordinarily, Roni and Brian would have nothing to do with each other. But today isn't an ordinary day: their snobby classmate Alicia Camden has been snatched. Soon enough, Roni and Brian are on the case.
Bill James is on top form in this sharply satirical black comedy set behind the scenes at a museum George Lepage the new Director of the Hulliborn Regional Museum and Gallery has great hopes that his tenure in the post will be short and profitable. He has visions of early retirement and perhaps - like his predecessor and his predecessor;s predecessor - a knighthood.
A middle-class couple turn to crime to pay the ransom for their childrencan they evade the cops and save their children's lives? Middle-class parents Victoria and Nicholas Foulkes are distraught when their children are kidnapped against Nicholas's gambling debts. Penniless and desperate, the couple turn to crime as a way to raise the ransom. Hot on their heels is recently bereaved DI Harry Evans and his Major Crimes team.
""Who are you? Are you the police? This isn't legal, you know. You can't hold me like this."In a near-future dystopian Britain, democracy has been undermined. Emboldened by new anti-terrorism laws, police start to "disappear" people from the streets for unspecified crimes. But when unassuming dentist Arthur Priestley is snatched and held prisoner at a top-secret facility, his estranged wife, Julia, and a brave but naive journalist named Tom Clarke embark on a harrowing quest for the truth.
As little Preena is snatched away from the most gentle woman she has seen in months, she wonders how she will ever again find a way out of the temple, where she is held against her will. How will she find the missionary known as Amy Carmichael, the one who wears a cross and serves a different sort of God? Meanwhile, Amy is also consumed by the awful truth she has learned about the plight of the temple girls.
Snatched from Earth
Theatrical Feature Deleted Scenes Extended and Alternate Scenes Gag Reel Director Commentary by Jonathan Levine Digital HD
From the author of the award-winning debut crime novel "Good Neighbors"-a white-knuckle thriller about the lengths a man will go to for his daughter. " The phone rings. It's your daughter. She's been dead for four months. "So begins East Texas police dispatcher Ian Hunt's fight to get his daughter back. The call is cut off by the man who snatched her from her bedroom seven years ago, and a basic description of the kidnapper is all Ian has to go on.
Snatched from the Lions Jaw
There are currently 600 vulnerable orangutans being cared for, day and night, at the Borneo Orangutan Foundation. Most have had traumatic lives, clinging to survival as rainforests are burned around them, or snatched from the wild to be sold as pets. For the team of vets and carers, every day is a challenge - not only nursing the orphans, but also dealing with the everyday human crises of life in a rainforest hospital.
A gripping, action-packed short story from a master of character, crime, and urgent suspenseWill Trent, a dedicated agent with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for fifteen years, knows that there's definitely such a thing as a cop's intuition-which is why he should have listened to his own. While in a restroom at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Will overhears a girl's pleading, plaintive voice: "Please, I wanna go home.
Disc 1: Theatrical Feature Blu-ray Deleted Scenes Extended and Alternate Scenes Gag Reel Director Commentary by Jonathan Levine Disc 2: Theatrical Feature DVDDigital HD
Snatched from the Grave, an exciting and provocative collection of 46 poems, traces the path taken by the protagonist to find real lifelong satisfaction and peace in a turbulent, perilous and ruthless world. The poems fire the imagination and generate thought around questions of existence and belief as they call on the reader to re-examine him/herself in order to live a meaningful life.
When a Very Important Person is kidnapped in Southeast Asia it threatens to impact on current world affairs and change the very course of history. The British government call upon New Scotland Yard's ex Detective Sgt Danny O'Brien to help find the captor.
CD/Spoken Word, Blackstone Audio Inc, 2013, ISBN13 9781482926460, ISBN10 1482926466
Snatched is the electric tale by the New York Times bestselling author of Blow, Bruce Porter, that tells the true story of a woman caught between two worlds, with her life dangling in the balance. Raised an aristocrat in Colombia and educated in European schools, Pilar transfixes everyone with her charm and her guile. She also falls for dangerous men and finds herself drawn into the highest levels of the cocaine trade.
Dear Emile - A tale of twisted love between a mother and her daughter. Snatched from the jaws of death by a woman who reeked of blood, Leanne has grow up in a world of torture, war, and death. Now a young woman, she finds herself in a deadly labyrinth with no memories of her past. Can she uncover the truth behind her imprisonment and escape with her life, or will Leanne be doomed to wander the halls of her prison, haunted by the mystery of theresia?Dear Martel - When a fever ravaged his orphanage, a brilliant doctor developed a treatment for the disease, hoping to save the children in his care.
Compact Disc, Blackstone Audiobooks, 2013, ISBN13 9781482926453, ISBN10 1482926458
Few crimes provoke the collective fear, public outrage, and media fascination that child abductions do. This title features stories about missing children capture national headlines and dominate public discourses about crime and deviance, child safety, parenting, the American family, and gender and sexuality. Snatched is the first book-length study to interrogate the predominant myths centered on gender and class that shaped mainstream U.