The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® and EMCOR Group, Inc.® (NYSE: EME), today announced the launch of Safety Central, a free child safety app available for Apple and Android devices. The app is designed to help parents and guardians protect their families and act quickly should their child go missing.
“Timing is critical when a child is missing and Safety Central lets parents provide the tools that law enforcement needs to start the search with just the touch of a button,” said John Walsh, NCMEC co-founder and host of CNN’s “The Hunt.” “This may be the most important App you’ll have on your device.”
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The creature known as Frankenstein, created by a madman of the same name, lives on, re-imagined throughout time. Follow these four stories, each in a different time, a different place.
Mary Shelley's League of Supernatural Hunters: Origins of Adam
Mary Shelley learns of supernatural creatures and real meaning of the word monster as she encounters a man unlike any other. A creature not born of woman, but created from the body of a circus strongman killed while trying to save a lion tamer. She must decide who to trust, the vampire, the witch, the mad scientist or the creature. Either way, Mary's seen enough to know she will need an army to fight those things not easily killed.
19th century England, friendless and alone in the world, Adam Frankenstein, the creation of a mad scientist and his witch lover, becomes an assassin for hire. When a powerful mage hires him to find his kidnapped daughter and kill the man who took her, Adam strikes a bargain of his own. The mage has an immortal dog and Adam will do anything to own it.
The Therapist and the Dead
Brooklyn, New York in the 1980's was a place where monsters could blend in. Life has been long and cruel, so Adam keeps his appointment with Dr. Stein, the most expensive and sought after psychologist in the city, to talk of immortality and murder.
Adam Frankenstein, U.S. Marshal
Adam joins the 21st Century, and takes up residence in Houston, Texas. While waiting for his next mission from the League of Supernatural Hunters, he becomes Adam Frank, U.S. Marshal. His new partner is Marshal Rebecca Hughes, a by-the-book woman with a non-nonsense approach to life, with no idea who he really is, but that’s all about to change. When he wakes up dead and learns someone has stolen his dog, Texas may not be big enough to hold his wrath.
Find out more at http://www.SheilaEnglish.com or on Twitter at @SheilaEnglish67 Thriller/Suspense/Horror/Time Travel
I’m on the run with the Grim Reaper and a scary soldier. And I’m no longer on Earth. Now I’m expected to be a Knight and a savior to prevent war and the invasion of Earth. But they grabbed the wrong girl. I just don’t know how to tell them. Find out more at http://www.candyatkins.com
I’m on the run with the Grim Reaper and a scary soldier. And I’m no longer on Earth. Now I’m expected to be a Knight and a savior to prevent war and the invasion of Earth. But they grabbed the wrong girl. I just don’t know how to tell them. Find out more at http://www.candyatkins.com YA Fantasy
Skylar’s shaken when Sasha, the little girl she babysits, is kidnapped. Then Skylar learns she has a hormone in her blood that makes her stronger, faster, smarter—one that the makers of a new drug called Destiny will murder to get. To save Sasha, Skylar must embrace her abilities…and fight Destiny. Find out more at http://www.suzannebrockmann.com/upcoming/night-sky/
Night Sky by Suzanne Brockmann and Melanie Brockmann YA/scifi/fantasy
Dress up time turns deadly when three teens discover a mansion deep in the woods, housing kidnapped girls who are forced to dress and act like dolls. Find our more at http://anyaallyn.com/ and http://www.paperlanternlit.com Dollhouse by Anya Allyn YA/Horror/Paranormal Romance
http://www.combokungfu.com/ Combo KungFu
is a hit new casual game for iPad and iPhone. Can you defeat the Evil
Ninja in the Grand Tournament? Your challenge is to perform combo
sequences quickly and carefully, to progress through the belts and
defeat a series of opponents. Only by becoming the true Combo KungFu
Master will you complete your mission and rescue the kidnapped maiden. With
three game modes, you can choose to focus on your speed, your accuracy
or achieving your belts. It might look simple but you'll be tested to
the limit. Improve your World Rank, secure Game Center achievements and
compete against your friends. Addictive, competitive and
completely original, this game will keep you swiping, tapping and
learning combos long into the night. Enjoy!
Tia’s most powerful weapon is belief in herself. She must survive being kidnapped on a strange world and find her way back to her friends. But first, she is going to figure out a few ways to right a few terrifying wrongs. The magic is in her hands and the pendulum’s swing is mighty. Learn more about this book here, http://bit.ly/rdq5Uo and its author here, http://www.anneelizabeth.net/ Paranormal/Science Fiction Comic/Graphic Novel
The true story of 17 year old Anne Sluti, kidnapped by a deranged criminal and taken on a horrific six day multi-state journey, relying on nothing but her wits and courage to risk leaving clues for the police and manipulate her brutal captor. Eventually surrounded in a remote mountain cabin, Anne must attempt to negotiate her own release, caught between a murder/suicide bent killer and a gung-ho police force. Premieres Sunday February 15th at 8pm ET on Lifetime Movie Network.
Imagine being castaway on a remote uninhabited island. Only this is not some tropical paradise, but a bleak island in the north Atlantic. In February. And the castaway is Tess, a woman so timid and ineffectual that she’ll need a miracle to survive.
This exciting novel follows Tess’s desperate efforts, and those of Cal Fisher, the detective assigned to investigate her disappearance. It also follows Mike, the man who put Tess on the island, as he struggles to live with the demons of his past, and the horrors that they drive him to.
Abandoned is available from all online bookshops