books about: robbers
Ronia, the Robber's Daughter
Oxford University Press
A Howl for Help
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
When an injured stray dog shows up at Taser’s house looking for help, Taser jumps in with all four paws. But the stray is not what he claims to be and brings trouble to Taser’s master. Meanwhile, the neighborhood has its own problems when a home invasion and robbery put a human friend’s life at risk. Taser and his pack go to work in hopes of solving the crime. It won’t be easy. The spunky Lab must avoid an irate neighbor and a new ...
Something Like Love
Blackboard bestselling author Beverly Jenkins delivers another lush historical novel featuring brothers that were first introduced in her award-winning novel Always and Forever . This is the story that readers have been waiting for. He was a wanted man. But no one wanted him more than she did. Desperate to escape an arranged marriage, Olivia Sterling flees Chicago and heads west. She dreams of setting up her own seamstress shop in Henry ...
Sugar Creek Gang Books 1-6 Set (The Swamp Robber/The Killer Bear/The Winter Rescue/The Lost Campers/The ...
From the creator of Hairy Maclary comes a new series starring a rascally cat named Slinky Malinki. “What was he up to? At night, to be brief, Slinky Malinki turned into a THIEF.” But by morning, Slinky comes to realize that crime doesn’t pay.This story spins off a character first introduced in HAIRY MACLARY SCATTERCAT. Previously available in the U.S. only in library binding.
They Die Alone: A Ross Duncan Novel (Ross Duncan Novels Book 1)
Peach Publishing, 2013
Chicago 1934 and it is the end of prohibition and the era of the Public Enemy. Ross Duncan is a laconic, world weary bank robber, haunted by his conscience and the recent death of his partner during a bank robbery. After the murder of an aging mafia enforcer, Duncan is ‘hot property’ and receives job offers from the competing Irish and Italian mobsters, both hoping to secure his services before the other does. The Irishman and the ...
The King of Attolia
Megan Whalen Turner
By scheming and theft, the Thief of Eddis has become King of Attolia. Eugenides wanted the queen, not the crown, but he finds himself trapped in a web of his own making. Attolia's barons seethe with resentment, the Mede emperor is returning to the attack, and the king is surrounded by the subtle and dangerous intrigue of the Attolian court. When a naive young guard expresses his contempt for the king in no uncertain terms, he is dragged by ...
Code of Silence: Living a Lie Comes with a Price (A Code of Silence Novel)
“Like many a crackerjack thriller, this one boasts a breakneck beginning…Rarely are kids in thrillers portrayed this realistically...Deliberate, plausible, and gritty whodunit.” – Booklist Starred Review Telling the Truth Could Get Them Killed. Remaining Silent Could Be Worse. When Cooper, Hiro, and Gordy witness a robbery that leaves a man in a coma, they find themselves tangled in a web of mystery and deceit that threatens ...
Law Man: My Story of Robbing Banks, Winning Supreme Court Cases, and Finding Redemption
Law Man is an improbable-but-true memoir of redemption -- the story of a young bank robber who became the greatest jailhouse lawyer in American history, and who changed not just his own life, but the lives of everyone around him. Shon Hopwood was a good kid from a good Nebraskan family, a small-town basketball star whose parents had started a local church. Few who knew him as a friendly teen would have imagined that, shortly after ...
6 Hours 42 Minutes
Book 5 of the VIGILANTE Series Though most of them dabbled in a variety of criminal activities, they weren't experienced in this particular field and had never been involved in a job like this before... However, with proper planning, careful organization and the inside information available to them, they were certain that this bank heist would be a piece of cake... ...Ten minutes, in and out, was all it would take and they'd be sharing 2.5 ...
No Treason: The Constitution Of No Authority
Kessinger Publishing, LLC
This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.
The Best Defense: True Stories of Intended Victims Who Defended Themselves with a Firearm
Robert A. Waters
Cumberland House Publishing
It is estimated that every year 400,000 to 500,000 Americans use a firearm to defend themselves from violent attacks. Often lost in the statistics, however, is the dynamic of what happens when ordinary, law-abiding citizens are assaulted. What thoughts and feelings go through their minds as the events unfold? How do they react when suddenly thrust into life-or-death situations? The Best Defense is a collection of fascinating human interest ...
The Cradle Robbers: Bloom (Cradle Robbers Series)
Linda Dominique Grosvenor
Lily Manchester's husband wooed her with carnations up until the day that he enlisted in the Army and never came back. Eleven years later she has picked up the pieces of her life and is quite content with he flower shop Bloom in Bliss, North Carolina, until an irresistable young deliveryman named Alex James sets his sight on her and stops at nothing to win her heart.
LEGO City: Detective Chase McCain: Save That Cargo!
Detective Chase McCain is always ready to protect justice! So when the mayor needs an important box guarded on a cargo plane, it is up to Chase to make sure it arrives safely. Too bad for Chase that the infamous criminal Rex Fury shows up with other plans! A new LEGO (R) City cargo plane-themed adventure 8x8, featuring Detective Chase McCain--hero of LEGO City: Undercover (Wii U videogame, in stores March 2013).
A to Z Mysteries: The White Wolf (A Stepping Stone Book(TM))
Random House Books for Young Readers, 2009
Don’t miss A to Z Mysteries—alphabetic adventures that are full of thrills, chills, and cases to crack! W is for Wolf... In the twenty-third book of the A to Z Mysteries—an early chapter book mystery series featuring strong boy and girl characters—Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are thrilled to visit Wallis Wallace at her new cabin in the Maine wilderness. On their very first day, they glimpse a white mother wolf and her babies on ...
The God Robbers
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Pastor Dwight Roberts is burdened about the sad condition of the American Church. He passionately prays and preaches for a spiritual awakening to come to his church as well as the metro Atlanta area and the entire country. He feels like a lone voice crying out in the wilderness. Tony and Chuck burglarize churches. While they are planning the biggest heist of their careers, they discover a web of murder, adultery, and embezzlement that will ...
Calling All Cars! (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (Scholastic Reader - Level 1)
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Call the police! When the bank gets robbed in LEGO CITY, the police are called in to solve the crime. They look for clues and then the chase is on! But they need back-up. So load up your patrol cars and helicopter and catch the criminals in this LEGO CIT
City Adventures, No. 3: Calling All Cars! (Lego Reader, Level 1)
Explore the world of LEGO City! Sound the alarm! The bank is being robbed! Will the police solve the crime or will the bank robbers get away?
The Gatehouse Mystery (Trixie Belden #3)
Random House Books for Young Readers
When Trixie and Honey explore an abandoned gatehouse, they discover more than dust and spiderwebs. Stuck in the dirt floor is a huge diamond! Could a ring of jewel thieves be hiding out in Sleepyside?
A to Z Mysteries: The X'ed-Out X-Ray (A Stepping Stone Book(TM))
Random House Books for Young Readers, 2009
Don’t miss A to Z Mysteries—alphabetic adventures that are full of thrills, chills, and cases to crack! X is for X-Ray... In the twenty-fourth book of the A to Z Mysteries—an early chapter book mystery series featuring strong boy and girl characters—Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are having an excellent time at the Penelope Gwinn concert. But during intermission, Dink injures his arm! At the same time, the singer's diamond necklace ...
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