Lucie Blackman - tall, blond, 21 years old - stepped out into the vastness of Tokyo in the summer of 2000 and disappeared. The following winter, her dismembered remains were found buried in a seaside cave. The seven months in between had seen a massive search for the missing girl involving Japanese policemen, British private detectives, and Lucie’s desperate but bitterly divided parents. Had Lucie been abducted by a religious cult or snatched by human traffickers? Who was the mysterious man she had gone to meet? And what did her work as a hostess in the notorious Roppongi district of Tokyo really involve?
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Richard Lloyd Parry, an award-winning foreign correspondent, lived through the earthquake in Tokyo and spent six years reporting from the disaster zone. There he encountered stories of ghosts and hauntings and met a priest who exorcised the spirits of the dead. And he found himself drawn back again and again to a village that had suffered the greatest loss of all, a community tormented by unbearable mysteries of its own.
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On 11 March 2011, a massive earthquake sent a 120-foot-high tsunami smashing into the coast of Northeast Japan. By the time the sea retreated, more than 18,000 people had been crushed, burned to death, or drowned. It was Japan's greatest single loss of life since the atomic bombing of Nagasaki. It set off a national crisis and the meltdown of a nuclear power plant. And even after the immediate emergency had abated, the trauma of the disaster continued to express itself in bizarre and mysterious ways.
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In the summer of 2000, Jane Steare received the phone call every mother dreads. Her daughter Lucie Blackman - tall, blonde and 21 years old - had stepped into the vastness of a Tokyo summer and disappeared forever. That winter, her dismembered remains were found buried in a desolate seaside cave. Her disappearance was mystifying. Had Lucie been abducted by a religious cult? Who was the mysterious man she had gone to meet?
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Fifty-year-old Earp is ready to hang up his guns. Instead of enforcing the law, he and his wife are heading through the rugged Yukon territory to try their luck in the Alaskan gold fields. But young Nathan Blaylock - convinced he is Earp's illegitimate son - is tracking the famous gunslinger with his own deadly agenda of hate and revenge.
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As you travel alongside Nathan Blaylock, son of the legendary Wyatt Earp, you will experience the danger and rugged beauty of the Alaskan wilderness of 1901. Ever since his Chinese lover died giving birth, Nathan has been searching for his young son. The boy vanished along with the local doctor and patent-medicine salesman, Doc Hennison. As Nathan follows Doc's trail throughout Alaska, he encounters seemingly insurmountable obstacles, including a beautiful South American woman with a deadly agenda.
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