The Lost Girls: The True Story of the Cleveland Abductions and the Incredible Rescue of Michelle Knight, Amanda Berry, and Gina DeJesus by John Glatt

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The Lost Girls tells the truly amazing story of Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight, who were kidnapped, imprisoned, and repeatedly raped and beaten in a Cleveland house for over a decade by Ariel Castro, and their amazing escape in May 2013, which made headlines all over the world. The book has an exclusive interview and photographs of Ariel Castro's secret fiancé, who spent many romantic nights in his house of horror, without realizing he had bound and chained captives just a few feet away. There are also revealing interviews with several Castro family members, musician friends and several neighbors who witnessed the dramatic rescue.



Title : The Lost Girls: The True Story of the Cleveland Abductions and the Incredible Rescue of Michelle Knight, Amanda Berry, and Gina DeJesus
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ISBN : 1250036372
Edition Language : English
Format Type : ebook
Number of Pages : 352 pages


Reviews


Deanna rated it ★★★★★

April 26, 2015

I can't give this book anything but 5 stars. A detailed telling of Ariel Castro and the violence committed against the women he held hostage in his house in Cleveland. I recently read some of the other books connected to this case and watched some of the television coverage. This book gave an even...


Xanthi rated it ★★★★☆

May 18, 2015

I read Michelle Knight's book and whilst that was a book worth reading, I found this book was better in the sense that it (naturally) gave a wider picture of what transpired. The author provides a history and background of the Castro family and extended family, which is a horror story in itself....


Donna rated it ★★★★☆

February 07, 2016

My rating of this book is primarily an emotional response to the plight of these 3 girls who were kidnapped by one man in Cleveland, Ohio and how they managed their miraculous escape. This is nonfiction and I remember when this story broke. It was all over the news. It was unfathomable that these...


Sandra rated it ★★★★★

May 29, 2015

The Lost Girls is the story of Michelle Knight, Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus, who were kidnapped by Ariel Castro in Cleveland, Ohio, and kept captive in his home for 11 years, 10 years and 9 years, respectively. I had just seen a Lifetime movie about the same events a week before, so I was eager...


Annie rated it ★★☆☆☆

June 12, 2015

This book gave a very detailed background of Castro... which was interesting and gave some perspective on his proclivities however, I didn't feel like we heard about the victims enough. I wanted to know the story of the victims and I felt like the background the author provided was more like a wi...


Kellie rated it ★★★☆☆

May 29, 2015

I had previously read Michelle Knight's book, so I knew a lot of the story from her persepective. However, this title gives a wider scope to the story; you learn more about Ariel Castro and his upbringing, about his relationship with Nilda Figueroa and his children, about the searches and vigils...


Marla rated it ★★★★★

October 05, 2015

This was a hard book to listen to. Not because it wasn’t well written, because it was, but because of what these women went through. Ariel Castro was a monster. He abused those women and then said they asked for it and that he treated them well. It’s shocking that people were in the house, stayed...


Angela rated it ★★★★☆

May 03, 2015

I have to admit. I have become obsessed with this story. I think it is because of the determination the women showed in the face of such horror. I read Michelle Knight's book last year, and intend to read Hope by Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus. This book provided additional insight into Ariel Cast...


Kristen rated it ★★★★☆

August 16, 2015

this was a fast read. i don't know if i can say i "enjoyed" reading this book because of the horrible subject matter but i was equally horrified and fascinated by what happened to those girls at the hands of ariel castro and for ten years!!!! i am so glad that all 3 girls are home and safe and i h...


Sarah Mcbride rated it ★★★★★

May 20, 2016

Well written detailed account of the Cleveland abductions, before, during and afterwards... It is horrific what these girls endured. This book made me very emotional; horrified, angry, tearful, disturbed, but then proud and hopeful... These women are true survivors. Wow.





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