They Disappeared

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They Disappeared

By Rick Mofina

Mira Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780778313816, 384pp.

Publication Date: September 18, 2012

Description

A loving family, fracturing under pressure
Jeff Griffin, a mechanic, and his wife, Sarah, travel from Montana to Manhattan to give their nine-year-old son, Cole, his dream vacation as they secretly face the heart-wrenching turmoil that has them teetering on divorce.
In the wake of their heartbreak, a mother and son disappear
While sightseeing near Times Square, Jeff steps into a store to buy batteries for their camerabut upon returning to the street he finds that Sarah and Cole have vanished.
A frantic father searches for clues as time ticks down
Battling his anguish and police suspicions, Jeff fights to rescue Sarah and Cole. He knows now that the love he and Sarah have is worth saving. But he could lose the chance to tell her amid growing fears that they have become entangled in an unfolding plot that could have global consequences.


About the Author
Rick Mofina is a former crime reporter and the award-winning author of several acclaimed thrillers. He's interviewed murderers face-to-face on death row; patrolled with the LAPD and the RCMP. His true crime articles have appeared in The New York Times, Marie Claire, Reader s Digest and Penthouse. He's reported from the U.S., Canada, the Caribbean, Africa, Qatar and Kuwait's border with Iraq. For more information pleasevisit www.rickmofina.com"


Praise For They Disappeared

"A blisteringly paced story that cuts to the bone. It left me ripping through pages deep into the night."--James Rollins, New York Times bestselling author on In Desperation



"Hell hath no fury like a mother wronged. In Desperation is a "A superbly written thriller that plumbs the depths of every parent's nightmare. Timely, tense, and terrifying, this book is sure to be a big hit!" --Brad Thor, #1 New York Times bestselling author



"Taut pacing, rough action and jagged dialogue feed a relentless pace. The Panic Zone is written with sizzling intent."-Hamilton Spectator on The Panic Zone



"The Panic Zone is a headlong rush toward Armageddon. Its brisk pace and tight focus remind me of early Michael Crichton."-Dean Koontz, New York Times bestselling author



"Mofina's on top of his game, pulling together a wickedly complicated plot with great skill and assurance. Genuinely chilling."-RT Book Reviews on The Panic Zone



"Vengeance Road is a thriller with no speed limit! It's a great read!"

-Michael Connelly, New York Times bestselling author



"A gripping no-holds-barred mystery...lightning paced...with enough twists to keep you turning pages well into the wee hours. Vengeance Road is masterful suspense."

-Allison Brennan, New York Times bestselling author



"[A] well-crafted and timely thriller"-Publishers Weekly starred review on Six Seconds



"Six Seconds should be Rick Mofina's breakout thriller. It moves like a tornado." -James Patterson, New York Times bestselling author



"Six Seconds...grabs your gut-and your heart-in the opening scenes and never lets go." -Jeffery Deaver, New York Times bestselling author