In the mountains of Guanajuato, Mexico sits a picturesque community favored by artists and tourists. But for American-born Jayne Valseca and her husband Eduardo, son of a legendary Mexican newspaper publisher, it became a hell on earth when Eduardo was ambushed by strangers and kidnapped in the summer of 2007. Jayne knew that in Mexico kidnapping was a pervasive and lucrative business-a burgeoning criminal industry with few happy endings. This time the merchandise was her husband. Sealed in a dark seven-by-six, two-feet-wide box, Eduardo lived for seven months on little more than eggshells and chicken bones. He was subjected to the most cruel and humiliating mental and physical torture imaginable. He had no reason to believe he'd ever be found alive. As the ransom escalated, so did the stakes. But Jayne refused to be a pawn in the kidnappers' sick game. She decided to become a player. If she was to get her husband back alive, she'd have to be more cunning than the kidnappers and be cool, calculated and determined...I had given him the leather boots I had from Christmas, and he insisted on wearing them, but they were too heavy for his ... Raul assured Juanita that the kidnappers would not be treating Gustavo in the same manner they had treated ... She wanted us to write a check to the kidnappers for whatever they were asking, right now, and she wanted her son home tomorrow. ... and into the drivera#39;s seat of a shiny new car, a successful businesswoman who had worked her way up from nothing, anbsp;...
|Title||:||We Have Your Husband|
|Author||:||Jayne Garcia Valseca, Mark Ebner|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2011-05-03|