Books tagged: based on a true story

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Pagan
You set the price! Words: 56,870. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Based on a true story, set in Sydney in the 1950s, Pagan is about the new music, the new migrations and the old magick. First published in 1990, it was described as brilliantly written and a narrative tour-de-force. This new ebooks edition has Afterwords by the author.
Journey of a Caregiver
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Have you ever seen someone with special needs in a public place, and then taken a good look at the Caregiver who is with them? Do you ever wonder what that person has gone through, or how they manage to function on a day to day basis? "Journey of a Caregiver" gives you a very close encounter of just some, and I do mean some of the things a Caregiver may go through on a daily basis.
Carmela's Dream
Price: Free! Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Carmela Matthews is bound for college as a pre-med student. She decides to spend her summer vacation with her grandmother in the country. One night, a boy she's attracted to invites her to a party. What happens next will change the course of her life forever. Based on a true story.
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
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.
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.
Bang
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
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.
The Priest and the Peaches
Price: $4.99 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
Catching the Eagle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,400. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014 by Famelton Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Easter Monday, 1809: Kirkley Hall manor house is mysteriously burgled. When suspicion falls on Jamie Charlton, he and his family face a desperate battle to save him from the gallows.
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.