9 verhalen van A.E. van Vogt: De kluis van het beest (Vault of the beast, 1940) Herrijzenis (Resurrection, 1948) Beste correspondentievriend (Dear pen pal, 1949) Vervulling (Fulfillment, 1956) Research alfa (Research alpha, 1965) Hem (Him, 1968) Mensen donder op (Humans, go home!, 1969) Alle liefhebbende androïden (All the loving androids, 1971) De weerkaatste mensen (The reflected men, 1971)
Nick Dacre is the epitome of the classic rock star. Women, booze and luxury are handed to him on a daily basis and life is great. Until another alcohol fuelled sexual encounter forces him to realise that, in spite of his many achievements, his life and the relationships therein have no real meaning. Now feeling trapped in a life he is expected to continue leading a terrifying event forces him to re-evaluate his future. The words of a stunning and feisty, Scottish chambermaid, met whilst on tour in London, return to haunt him. Are her words the key to the drastic changes he needs to make? Will he find himself but lose his heart in the process?
Ted Bundy is one of the most notorious serial killers in recent US history. Born in 1946, Bundy murdered a number of young women in the 1970s, eventually confessing to 36 murders, although it is likely that he committed many more than that. A smooth talking psychopath who would approach his victims in public before abducting and killing them, he was executed in Florida's electric chair in 1989, having gained a certain notoriety during his trial as a result of his apparent charm and good looks. The True Crime Shorts series is intended to give the reader a short, concise account of some of the most gruesome crimes in modern times. Each book provides the reader with the essential facts concerning a serial killer, along with analysis that tries to comprehend their motives; no distractions, just the essential facts, allowing the reader to master the case in the shortest time possible.