The astonishing story that inspired Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic novel Kidnapped.
"Vivid, laconic, and crisp. The bodies fall like dominoes, and every word sounds like it was shot from a gun. And as you might expect from Lesy, the photographs are extraordinary." —Luc Sante
"A true story more incredible than fiction." —Kevin Baker, author of Striver's Row
A fatal collision of three lives in the most intriguing and original crime story since In Cold Blood.
"Grips you by the throat from beginning to end."—Cleveland Plain Dealer