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"When Ruth is kidnapped, she's determined not to become this serial-killer's next trophy. After she's able to escape, her captor begins stalking her through the wilderness"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Simon Pulse, 2015
New York : Simon Pulse, 2015
Edition: First Simon Pulse hardcover edition
ISBN: 9781481422628
Branch Call Number: YA ADAMS 2015
Characteristics: 248 pages ; 22 cm


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May 10, 2017

Ruth is kidnapped and is determined to survive. She is strong, smart, and brave. The book is written in short chapters that make it a quick, scary read.

Jul 28, 2015

Are you tired of books where the heroine is captured by a dragon/giant/psycho killer, and has nothing to do except wait endlessly for the prince/hero/boyfriend to rescue her? Then “Ruthless” is the book for you. Ruth, a horse riding champion whose nickname is “Ruthless” (because of her attitude) is indeed kidnapped by a psycho killer who thinks it is his duty to “punish” her. When she sees a heap of girls’ underwear from victims who he has previously “punished”, Riuth knows she has to escape—and fast. She is alone and naked in the middle of the wilderness, with only her wits, stubbornness, and attitude to survive. Adams' writing style echos Stephen King’s early books (though I’m sure King would have had a dream sequence showing all the previous victims). This is one thriller will grab you and won’t let you go.


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