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Missing Persons Cases: 12 Chilling Events That Lead to the Most Bizarre True Police Stories Ever
William Myron Price
Spieldauer: 1 Std. und 38 Min.
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Even with every effort we take to provide safety, the danger still exists. Thousands of people per year go missing and are never heard from again. The missing person is a unique phenomenon, one that is so powerful it can grip the public in fear as well as unite it. Some cases garner national attention; others are local legends. Men, women, and children are all subject to the possibility that today may be the last day they see their loved ones.
Fallon Davis is on an island off the coast of Florida, trying to forget about her past and the man she loves. She’s living on the run with no hope of returning home. She has to stay one step ahead of her enemy at all times in order to keep those she loves alive. Then fate steps in, giving her the push she needs to convince her to stop running. In one brazen move, Fallon treks back to Portland, knowing her enemy - who happens to be her sister - could be watching and waiting for her to show up.
As Japan expands its empire in China and unemployment ravages the economy, Police Inspector Kenji Aizawa receives an anonymous call about the imminent assassination of a leading statesman. The secret informant is Reiko Watanabe, geisha mistress to the plot’s mastermind. Headstrong and outspoken, Reiko prefers a “modern” life to being a geisha and is horrified that her lover, the American-educated descendant of samurai, Masaru Ryusaki, has become a fascist firebrand. Torn between honor and duty, Reiko and Inspector Aizawa must forge an unlikely alliance.
Book Five: Lawson Reed - The Gunners’ SEAL team trainer and best friend to Derrick Rebel. Book Six: Fiona Petit - A strong young woman whose life has been taken from her, and the one woman Theo Drake could not save. Book Seven: Theo’s Retaliation - Theo’s mind has been clouded from the moment he failed to keep his promise to set Fiona Petit free. His job of infiltrating a crime ring and becoming one of them has turned Theo’s once-happy demeanor dark. Now he has one purpose, and one purpose only...to find Fiona. If she’s still alive.
Left to die. She destroyed him. He lives for bittersweet revenge. Rebel barely survived the gut-wrenching betrayal from the woman he loved. Crawling into the bottle after she sold him out and cost his SEAL team their lives, he isn't sure he wants to go on. But when a beautiful girl resembling his ex begs him for help because someone is following her, he can't resist playing the hero one more time. Fighting his attraction to the gorgeous lookalike, Rebel follows the trail to an organ-smuggling cartel.
After his wife's death, former detective Sam Lerner is running from his life. He returns to his native New Orleans and ends up at the Gentlemen's Club, an escort establishment owned by his longtime friend. There, he befriends Madsen Cassaise, a young Creole who cares for him as he struggles to overcome his grief and growing dependence on alcohol.
Not all monsters are created equal. Cane was supposed to be out of sight. His most important asset has always been his anonymity, spanning back to his days as an assassin for the US government. But when he finds a cassette player taped to the bumper of his vehicle, he realizes someone not only knows what car he drives, but the routes he takes, as well as what’s most important to him. He’s compelled to listen to the message on the tape, but deep-down, he knows that once he does, his life will never be the same again.
Tom and Sophie Sumner have been married for 10 years. They won't make it to 11. Infidelity and neglect have torn their relationship apart, and they part ways today. Sophie is going home to the village she grew up - Cottontree. If there's any chance of Tom persuading her to give their marriage one last chance, it's now. But Cottontree is a place with a much darker past than anybody knows, and the Sumners are about to have much bigger problems than their marriage.