Books tagged: based on a true story

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 12 results

Pagan
By
You set the price! Words: 56,870. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: 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
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
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.
Sail Away from Botany Bay
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,320. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
1791. Three years after being transported to Botany Bay, Mary Broad, her two small children, husband and several desperate prisoners escape the cruel conditions of Australia's first convict colony. Stealing a boat in the middle of the night, they set off on their long voyage north - to freedom or death.
Carmela's Dream
By
Price: Free! Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: 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
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,560. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
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
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,070. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: 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
By
Series: Lt. Joe Novelli, Homicide, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,400. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: 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.
A girl without a home
By
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: 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.
Bang
By
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
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.
C.C. LaVOIX'S TRUTH BASED on FICTION
By
Series: A Trilogy of Sorts, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,120. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
"Your ploy had nothing to do with trying to show yourselves as true writers or even distorting my stories into becoming one of the fastest-selling books in history with numbers sold nearing a hundred million…the masterpiece you were expecting—the perfect cyber crime of the 21st century."