When a Senator's daughter is kidnapped by a mysterious group with ties to the supernatural ... it's a job for SEAL TEAM 666. As they get involved, they discover a newly discovered temple beneath Mexico City, and a group known as Followers of the Flayed One. International politics, cross-border narco-terrorism, and an insidious force operating inside the team soon threaten to derail the mission.
Suspecting that a wealthy new client might be committing fraud through her claim about a stolen necklace worth millions, private investigator Sarah Booth Delaney investigates the sordid past of the woman's family and faces a difficult choice when the woman herself goes missing.
Investigating sinister threats against a man hiding a criminal past, detective Charlie Parker stumbles into a web of corruption and deceit involving the FBI, a doomed mobster, and a missing teenage girl.
When private security expert Charles Boxer is hired by an Indian tycoon to find his missing daughter, he goes up against religious fanatics, Indian mobsters, and London's crime lords to beat the kidnappers at their own game.
Headstrong Angelica Cynster is certain she'll recognize her fated husband at first sight. And when her eyes meet those of a mysterious nobleman across a candlelit ballroom, she knows beyond doubt that he's the one. But her heart is soon pounding for an entirely different reason--when her hero abducts her. The eighth Earl of Glencrae has no choice but to kidnap Angelica, the one Cynster sister he hadn't wanted to tangle with. But to save his castle and his clan, he must persuade her to assist him--and he's prepared to offer marriage to seal the deal!
Psychologist Faith Corcoran is desperate to escape the stalker who's made her life a nightmare for the past year -- desperate enough to run to the one place that has been her nightmare far longer. Both boon and bane, her recent inheritance of her grandmother's old house in Cincinnati offers a sanctuary in which she can start her life anew, but requires that she face dark memories that resonate to this day. She has no idea, however, just how close to home her fears still are ... Two college girls have gone missing in the area, and FBI special agent Deacon Novak is called to work on the case. When his inquiry unexpectedly leads him to Faith, he finds a beautiful and brave woman he can't help but fall for. Soon they'll discover that this seemingly simple investigation is anything but. Reaching back decades into Faith's own past, it will shatter everything she believes to be true and will give terrifying new meaning to "flesh and blood.
When the Honourable Phillip Petrie's car breaks down, American Gloria Arbuckle, in England with her millionaire father, comes to his rescue. Phillip is quite taken with Gloria, and a romance begins. When she is kidnapped, Phillip calls on his childhood friend, Daisy Dalrymple, for help.
Maggie Kincaid left the FBI two years ago and didn't look back, until now. A senator's daughter has been abducted, and the nightmare set in motion isn't just familiar to Maggie: it's personal. She'll need all the help she can get to bring Kayla Thebes home alive -- even if it comes from a hot-as-hell ex-soldier who plays by his own rules. But as they close in on a kidnapper with nothing to lose, their first mistake could shatter a young girl's last chance.
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Captain Caleb Frobisher, hedonistic youngest son of a seafaring dynasty, wants to be taken seriously by his family but understands that he has to prove himself sufficiently reformed. When opportunity strikes, he seizes the next leg of the covert mission his brothers have been pursuing and sails to Freetown. His actions are decisive, and he completes the mission's next stage. But responsibility, once exercised, has taken root, and he remains in the jungle to guard the captives whose rescue is the mission's ultimate goal. Katherine Fortescue has fled the life of poverty her wastrel father had bequeathed her and come to Freetown as a governess, only to be kidnapped and put to work overseeing a child workforce at a mine. She and the other captured adults understand that their lives are limited by the life of the mine. Guarded by well-armed and well-trained mercenaries, the captives have been searching for some means of escape but in vain. Then Katherine meets a handsome man, a captain, in the jungle, and he and his crew bring the sweet promise of rescue. The sadistic mercenary who runs the mine has other ideas, but Caleb's true strength lies in extracting advantage from adversity. Through the clashes that follow, he matures into the leader of men he was always destined to be, the sort of man Katherine can trust--with her body, with her life, with her love.
When FBI Special Agent Samantha Kennedy meets successful entrepreneur Max Ridgeway again after sharing a night of unbridled passion, their attraction is undeniable---until Max's stepbrother goes missing, and Max realizes Samantha isn't who she seems.
Two children are abducted on their way home from school and are still missing after several weeks -no one knows whether they are alive or dead. The police are certain that ruthless local gangster Vince Formosa is behind the kidnapping, but have no proof. Forced to resign following an accidental death in police custody, former Detective Inspector Sep Black knows he's been set up. But how can he prove it? Convinced that Formosa has a mole within the police, Black sets out to expose the traitor and clear his name. He must go undercover and find the missing children.
Matt Helm, one-time special agent for the American government during the Second World War, has left behind his violent past to raise a family in Santa Fe, New Mexico. When a former colleague turns rogue and kidnaps his daughter, Helm is forced to return to his former life as a deadly and relentless assassin.
Meg Moore's daughter and grandmother have been kidnapped by a lethal group called the Extremists. When Navy SEAL Lieutenant John Nilsson is summoned by the FBI to negotiate a hostage situation, the last person he expects to see holding a foreign ambassador at gunpoint is Meg. He hasn't seen her in years, but he's never forgotten her.
Georgia Bureau of Investigation agent Faith Mitchell embarks on a danger-filled quest to rescue her kidnapped mother. But as Faith's search deepens, she uncovers a deadly conspiracy of bribery, police corruption, and murder.
The daughter of a prominent Chicago judge and his socialite wife, inner-city art teacher Mia Dennett is taken hostage by her one-night stand, Colin Thatcher, who, instead of delivering her to his employers, hides her in a secluded cabin in rural Minnesota to keep her safe from harm.
After the dust has settled on the bloodied fields of the American Civil War, young Confederate soldier Dave Petrie arrives in the recently founded Colorado settlement of Spartanville, and watches it grow from a hunting camp into a tight-knit small town. Now, nine years later, trouble is looming, with news of outlaw raiders attacking settlements, murdering inhabitants and setting their homes ablaze. When strangers arrive in Spartanville and spring a surprise attack, raiding the bank and killing four people before riding away, Petrie leads the manhunt to track them down - but his actions will have terrible consequences. For, in retaliation, the surviving members of the gang return to Spartanville - and this time they leave with four kidnapped women. The townsfolk blame Petrie. Then a message from the gang arrives, threatening harm to the hostages unless Petrie is handed over.
When single mom and computer security specialist Kate Ford is suddenly and mysteriously put on administrative leave, she finds herself drawn into the drama of a lurid kidnapping case with ties to her company.
Hugh De Luc, a poor innkeeper, returns home from the First Crusade wearied from battle and disillusioned by carnage. After journeying from the Holy Land back to his own small village, he finds his nightmare is just beginning. In his absence, Hugh's son has been killed and his beloved wife, Sophie, abducted by a ruthless duke in search of a priceless relic dating back to the Crucifixion. Taking on the role of a jester, Hugh infiltrates the court where he believes Sophie is held captive. There he confronts men more evil than he ever imagined and embarks on an epic battle to restore his broken life.