10 edition of The kidnapping of Christina Lattimore found in the catalog.
A teenage girl is kidnapped, but when freed, is accused of masterminding the scheme to extort money from her wealthy grandmother.
|Statement||Joan Lowery Nixon.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.N65 Ki 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||305 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||305|
|LC Control Number||2004268938|
In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read. Apr 27, · Title: The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore This book is about a girl who is in high school and has a very wealthy grandmother. Her grandmother has a trust fund and asks for money for this school trip to France. She says no. And, all of the sudden, she finds herself kidnapped by a couple. This couple (named Loretta and Zack) writes a.
A brittle (not brutal) kidnapping with a Sam-Bronfman inflection and, belatedly, a modicum of mystery. Houston heiress Christina Lattimore, granddaughter of tyrannical oil mogul Christabel, is seized and held by—it will be apparent to any sluggard—the proprietors of a local greasy spoon; but when the police close in, the guilty pair claim that Christina conspired with them to extract money. Christina also finds out they dust for fingerprints and find Christina's all over the house (remember, the kidnapper made her touch things). She realizes she was framed, but no one believes her! Will Christina be able to prove her innocence, or will her snooping around kill her? Find out in "The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore!"/5(10).
Sep 08, · My overall thoughts of this book is that it is an interesting read, although it’s not very believable. I think the most exciting element of this book was the kidnapping. I wish there was more about this in the story. It felt to me like it focused more on Christina protesting her innocence rather than the kidnapping. The writing was good. Joan Lowery Nixon was born on February 3, She knew she wanted to write ever since she was able to trc-music.com made her first poems when she was 2 years old!Her first poem was published when she was 10 years old. Nixon graduated Hollywood High. Later she went to college at the University of Southern California where she got a degree in trc-music.com met her husband Hershell Nixon and they.
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Jan 07, · Would I have a book club reading with my students on this book. Maybe. The kidnapping scene and what Christina does the days after the kidnapping leave open a lot of room for dialogue for students to discuss what they would have done in a similar situation/5(28).
Watch your back. In the fiction mystery novel, The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore, by John Lowery Nixon, Christina’s entire class is going on a school trip to France and she is begging her parents to go. Even though she can afford the trip, her father does not support it, due to his religious beliefs/5.
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Mar 01, · This is definitely one of the better books of Nixon's that I have read. The book is divided into two parts: the first part is Christina Lattimore being kidnapped and the second part is her trying to prove that she really was kidnapped and didn't orchestrate the kidnapping to get her grandmother's money, which she is accused of/5.
Mar 01, · Wow, what a book. The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore is filled with many heart-stopping, scary moments that make you want to lock all the doors and close every curtain in your house before turning the page.
This exciting book is about a year-old girl named Christina Lattimore.5/5(5). Feb 12, · Christina Lattimore has a life that most only dream of. She lives in a huge house, her family is wealthy, and her grandmother is paying her entire college tuition.
However, Christina isn't so happy. Her parents never understand her or even try to, her grandma is overbearing and controlling, and she feels like she has no freedom to make her own decisions. The kidnapping of Christina Lattimore is a book about a high school girl gets kidnapped.
But when she is let go the kidnappers make it seem like she was the one who stole the 5/5(2). The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore by Joan Lowery Nixon and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at trc-music.com Christina Lattimore’s family is wealthy and powerful.
She attends the best private high school. Yet Christina feels trapped by her family’s expectations. Frustrated and angry at her situation, she pays little attention when a strange car follows her home one night.
Its headlights are the last thing she remembers until she wakes up in captivity. After the cops came, Zach and Loretta told them that Christina planned the whole kidnapping. Also, that Christina told them to go along with it so she could get her grandmother money so she could go on the school trip she wasn't allowed to go on.
Stepping out of her car in the driveway, Christina sees a figure in a mask. Too late to fight. She is grabbed and drugged. When she wakes up she is on a narrow cot in a chilly basement.
Her kidnappers are holding her for ransom. But will her family pay. Christina soon discovers they are convinced that she is an accomplice in her own kidnapping!/5(5). May 13, · It was inevitable that the Patricia Hearst story would find fictional form.
“The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore” is an early example. The scene is shifted to Texas, but the trap. Sep 02, · There are a few main characters in this book but the most important one is Christina Lattimore.
She is a young junior in high school that gets kidnapped. This brings me to the next two characters. Loretta and Zach. They are her kidnappers. Another main character is Cristabel Lattimore, who is Christina's grandmother. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars.
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By Andrea Peck The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore by Joan Lowery Nixon begins by introducing us to the main character of the novel, Christina trc-music.com is discussing with her best friend, Lorna, her plans to talk to her grandmother in order to get some of the money from her trust fund to go on a trip to France with the rest of the junior class.
The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore (Laurel Leaf Books) by Nixon, Joan Lowery and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at trc-music.com Kidnapping victim.
Or criminal mastermind. Christina spots the masked man in the dark, lonely parking lot-but too late. She's grabbed, drugged, and whisked off Price: $. The Kidnapping Of Christina Lattimore. The Kidnapping Of Christina Lattimore. 6 Questions | By Ffrankv60 | Last updated: Jan 17, The author of the book, The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore is.
A. Gordon korman. B. Charlaine Harris. C. Howard Stearn. D. Joan Lowery Dixon. 2. What discriptive word best describes Lorna? A.4/5.Click to read more about The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore by Joan Lowery Nixon.
LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(8).Jan 17, · Grabbed and drugged, Christina is kidnapped and held for ransom. When her family pays, she thinks her ordeal is over.
But then she realizes that her family thinks she planned the kidnapping!