By T. R. Ragan
When Lizzy Gardner used to be basically seventeen, what must have been the right evening grew to become the right nightmare. abducted simply blocks from domestic after a romantic night along with her boyfriend, Jared, she awakened to discover herself on the mercy of a wicked serial killer. Imprisoned and tormented for months through the maniac she got here to understand as Spiderman, Lizzy narrowly escaped, the one one in every of his sufferers to outlive. yet Spiderman escaped too, outwitting police and cursing Lizzy to spend her lifestyles taking a look over her shoulder…
Fourteen years later, Lizzy is a personal investigator who teaches self-defense to teenage ladies in her loose time. She does what she will to assist others defend themselves and to put out of your mind the horror of her ordeal, but fears she is going to constantly be referred to as “the one that bought away.” Then she gets a cellphone name from Jared, now a distinct agent for the FBI, with grim information. The killer has resurfaced, this time with a really particular target—Lizzy. And he’s made it transparent that she is going to now not break out him back. So starts off a chilling video game of cat-and-mouse, a terrifying, heart-pounding hunt that just one will live to tell the tale.
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At the end they pick at the bedclothes. Pellam leaned closer to Ettie Washington. A sudden moaning filled the air. It became a voice. " The woman's hands grew still and she opened her eyes, but still apparently couldn't see too well. "Who's there? " Pellam spoke casually. "It's John. " Squinting, Ettie stared at him. "I can't see too good. " She coughed for a minute and asked for a glass of water. "I'm so glad you came. " "I did, yep," he told her. Pellam poured a glass for her; Ettie emptied it without pausing.
She'd resided for the prior forty in a similar tenement up the street, now demolished. All her other residences had been in the Kitchen, within five square blocks of one another. Ettie had ventured out of New York state only three times for brief trips, two of them funerals of kin in North Carolina. Ettie had been a star student in her first two years of high school but dropped out to work and try to become a cabaret singer. She'd performed for some years, always opening for better-known talent.
Sonny hurried after him but the cowboy was already inside and the yellow Chevy was speeding away before Sonny even got to the curbside. He didn't hear the destination. He was momentarily enraged that Pellam the tall Midnight Cowboy had gotten away from him so easily. But then he reflected that that was all right—this wasn't really about eliminating witnesses or punishing intruders. It was about something much, much bigger. He held up his hands and noticed that they'd stopped shaking. A tatter of smoke, dissolving ghost, wafted before Sonny's face and, helpless, he could only close his eyes and inhale the sweet perfume.
Abducted (Lizzy Gardner, Book 1) by T. R. Ragan