Books tagged: based on a true story

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My Darling Dorothy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,650. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Based on authentic letters from the era, My Darling Dorothy is a timeless love story that transcends both hard times and the brutal impact of war. The tumult of the Great Depression and World War II provides the background for a novel about three young people; Tommie, Jack and Dorothy and their challenges, struggles, defeats and triumphs.
Ella
Price: Free! Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Stella is about a young woman’s struggle to survive during the Great Depression, confronted with abuse, poverty and the consequences of her own passionate choices.
Journaling to Become a Better Writer: Seven Keys to More Authentic Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,930. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
How do you capture that spark of life that lifts your story off the page and resonates with readers in their very soul? You delve into your own soul and learn how to wrap words around your unique human experience, that’s how.
Strike of the Cobra
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When boat trader Daniel Cassidy is approached by a Turkish businessman who offers him a lucrative international deal, he has his suspicions about the quality of the vessels on offer. Little does he realise that the boats are the last thing he should be worrying about - their hidden cargo is far more sinister.
The Priest and the Peaches
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,340. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Screenplays » Period piece
The Peach kids are officially orphaned when their dad suddenly dies during Christmas Season 1965. Based on a true story, this novel can make you smile, laugh and even cry. Journey with the Peach kids as they come to realize that the power of love and faith in God, rooted in them through their dad's constant example of L-Y-N, yields a strength of family that can overcome incredible challenges
Bang
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Violet is the lone survivor of a school shooting, she retells her story to a detective. Violet's story is both disturbing and shocking, but may just have shaped the future of the USA. Bonus Story also included: The Night one-ten conquered two-eighty. Shane Grey's first short story, based on a true story.
A Girl Without A Home
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Based on true facts: I was jogging one late night and came across a young girl, whom seem to be lost and looking for her home. She has been trying to get to her home for at least 2 whole years and was unsuccessful.
Family Betrayal: Lt. Joe Novelli, Homicide 5 Based on a True Story
Series: Lt. Joe Novelli, Homicide, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,400. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
"My brother's gonna do something, I don't know what. My mom's yelling at him, saying Matt don't." A woman's pleading can vaguely be heard in the background. There's the pop of a gun, then silence. A door slowly creaks. The cool, collected, 14-year-old Mindy Rodgers, that had been on the telephone to 911, suddenly terrified, screams a high pitched scream, "Matt, no, don'-" The telephone goes dead.
Electa: A Historical Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,070. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
electa bryan takes a steamship from ohio to idaho territory with her sister's family to start a mission to teach blackfeet indians how to farm. there, henry plummer wins her heart and proposes but is unable to support her. he travels to bannock where he mines gold and is elected sheriff. there they make a lonely life for electa and a dangerous one for henry, who is charged with robbery and murder.
Shattered
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,560. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This heart wrenching novel will take you into the cruel world of mental abuse. You will experience the suffering and the pain "Tanya" endured throughout her seventeen year marriage. This novel takes you into the life of one victim...there are