The Tragic Untold Story of Natalee Holloway and Corruption in Paradise

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One father's mission to find his daughter

I am a father who has no idea what has happened to his child. The questions run through my mind all day long. They keep me awake at night. Is she dead? Is she alive? Is she being held captive somewhere? Are they hurting her? Is she crying out for me? 

These are the impassioned words of Dave Holloway, father of Natalee Holloway, whose disappearance in Aruba sparked a media frenzy and an international scandal. This book is the heart-wrenching story of his search, the most complete account of Natalee Holloway's disappearance in Aruba. Continuing his investigation to this very day, Holloway discloses:

behind-the-scenes details of the investigation new revelations about the corruption of the Aruban law enforcement and the countless trails leading to possible rape, murder, and even sexual slavery

This book is the first insider's account of one of the decade's most disturbing and mysterious stories. Using never-before-seen photographs from their family album and stories of Natalee's childhood, Holloway relates the horror of personally searching through crack houses and trash dumps for Natalee-working alone, with authorities, even with psychics-while enduring the stonewalling of Aruban officials.

Learn what really went on behind the headlines of the tragic disappearance of Natalee Holloway.

Publisher: Nashville, TN : Nelson Current, c2006
ISBN: 9781595550637
Branch Call Number: 362.8297 HOL
Characteristics: x, 226 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Garrison, Larry
Good, R. Stephanie


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Jul 21, 2018

This book is a non-fiction "missing person" investigation which was conducted by Dave Holloway in the year following the bizarre disappearance of his teenage daughter, Natalee, who, at the time, was vacationing with schoolmates on the island paradise of Aruba.

Natalee was last seen by her classmates @1:30 am on May 30, 2005. Since that time there has been no concrete evidence brought forward to help Holloway locate the whereabouts of his daughter.

This comprehensive book not only gives the curios reader a good idea of all the grief that Holloway has experienced - But it also tells of all the many obstacles and false leads that he has come up against in his desperate search for Natalee.

*Note* - As of 2012 - Natalee (though still missing) has been declared officially dead.

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