Read Disappeared Online Free - Four months ago: Sara Zapata’s best friend disappeared, kidnapped by the web of criminals who terrorize Juàrez.
Four weeks ago: Her brother, Emiliano, fell in love with Perla Rubi, a girl whose family is as rich as her name.
Four hours ago: Sara received a death threat…and her first clue her friend’s location.
Four minutes ago: Emiliano was offered a way into Perla Rubi’s world—if he betrays his own.
In the next four days, Sara and Emiliano will each face impossible choices, between life and justice, friends and family, truth and love. But when the criminals come after Sara, only one path remains for both the siblings: the way across the desert to the United States.
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August 25, 2017
“Getting dirty means doing what we have to do for our families and for those around us, given the realities of where we live, in this mess of a life that is good and bad.”
This is not a bad book, but it is my least favourite Stork book to date and I think that's at least partially because I feel...
September 29, 2017
Existence in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico requires a combination of courage, vigilance and restraint. The typical work-day commute equals exposure to potential harassment and harm. Truly dangerous, totally unavoidable. Students don’t have the luxury of focusing on academics or sports. Families need fina...
April 17, 2017
Francisco's brilliant writing meets THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO as Sara Zapata searches for her best friend, who was kidnapped by the Juarez mafia. It all unfolds over four days, and it's amazing.
September 24, 2017
A young journalist is struggling to find her missing best friend (and the other missing women of Juarez) when she begins to get warnings to stop…she doesn't want to give up the hunt for her best friend but things quickly become very, very dark. At the same time, her younger brother finds his wor...
May 30, 2017
Supposedly the first sentence should indicate what to expect from a book.
"On the morning of November 14, the day she was kidnapped, Linda Fuentes opened the door to my house and walked into the kitchen, where my family was having breakfast;" so starts this amazing story. Sara Zapata is a journali...
October 08, 2017
I went back and forth on this one. To be fair, the following things influenced my rating and review:
1. This is not my favorite or typical genre to read and I've read quite a few of them lately, so maybe I'm getting burned out.
2. The content of this book centers on Juarez-abducted girls, drug traf...
June 29, 2017
Sara and her brother Emiliano live in Juarez, Mexico, and both are getting into trouble. Sara is a writer at the local newspaper, and she just won't let the public forget the local disappearing women--she writes a weekly column about the women. It hits close to home for her--her best friend Linda...
October 17, 2017
I have read & loved all of Stork's compelling book, Disappeared has me wanting more-I hope Stork continues with the story of Sara and Emiliano. Juarez, Mexico really scared me; it was good to see the home of Sara & Emiliano from their viewpoint, but you would never find me living there an...
September 21, 2017
What would you do if your best friend has been kidnapped and have been sent threats from unknown users?What would you do if the love of your life's dad is a business man that works with some very bad people?This is what happens in Disappeared by Franscisco X. Stork.This is one of the most intrigu...
June 21, 2017
DISAPPEARED by Francisco X. Stork
Slight spoiler alert at end
I was given an Advanced Reader Copy through a program with Follett Books.
It took just a short while to become curious about this book, but then it sucked me in. I was intrigued with learning about a culture not too far south of here wh...