Books tagged: shipwreck survivor

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So Ends This Day: Far Horizon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 178,780. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1819, a full rigged Indiaman of American registry, wrecks on Cape Hatteras, “Graveyard of the Atlantic”. Only a half-drowned infant is left with life enough for saving. From this comes a struggle for survival in an orphanage as a “foundling” of unknown origin. Seeking only to establish a slot for himself in orphan hierarchy, he becomes an innocent victim of lies and intrigue.
The True Tale of Castaway Ann Saunders: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This short story is based on the true story of a young woman named Ann Saunders who boarded a ship in the 1800’s with her fiance. She was headed to the New World and a new life until her ship foundered in stormy seas. What happens next dramatically changes her destiny... "This is a good way to spend an afternoon, it was sad, and although the ending was bittersweet it ended well."
Sirens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Dana and her two male shipmates crash land on a distant planet, they do what they have always done: work together. One to survey the planet's dangers, one to repair the ship, and one to act as peacemaker. When one of them unwittingly falls under the spell of the native creatures--siren-like beings that destroy the bond between them—can two that were three ever find the balance to escape?