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True stories of heroism, endurance & survival books

See below for a selection of the latest books from True stories of heroism, endurance & survival category. Presented with a red border are the True stories of heroism, endurance & survival books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

The 12th Man A WWII Epic of Escape and Endurance by Astrid Karlsen Scott, Tore Haug The 12th Man A WWII Epic of Escape and Endurance
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The complete and astounding true story behind the epic classic We Die Alone.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2017

No One Listened Two Children Caught in a Tragedy with No One Else to Trust Except for Each Other by Isobel Kerr, Alex Kerr No One Listened Two Children Caught in a Tragedy with No One Else to Trust Except for Each Other
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When Isobel and Alex came home from school to find their abusive father had brutally murdered their mother, their world was thrown into chaos. Plunged into a care system that neglected them, Isobel and Alex were expected to come to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2017

The Endurance Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition by Caroline Alexander The Endurance Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

One of the best survival stories illustrated with Frank Hurley s superb expedition photographs
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

6 Below Miracle on the Mountain by Eric LeMarque, Davin Seay 6 Below Miracle on the Mountain
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Now an inspirational major motion picture starring Josh Hartnett and Mira Sorvino, Eric LeMarque's inspiring tale of fame and addiction, and healing and triumph.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

The Girl On The Station A story of survival and self-discovery by Carole Naomi Mitzman The Girl On The Station A story of survival and self-discovery

Carole Mitzman was raised by a vain mother and abused at school as a `thieving little Jew girl'. Thrown out of her home at 18 just for going on a date, she was exploited by a succession of men. Yet...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

King of Children The Life and Death of Janusz Korczak by Betty Jean Lifton, Elie Wiesel, Curren Warf Eddy, Robert Jay Lifton King of Children The Life and Death of Janusz Korczak
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Format: Paperback - Released: 11/10/2017

A Hope More Powerful than the Sea by Melissa Fleming A Hope More Powerful than the Sea

A young refugee's story of terror, love and survival
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Rowing the Pacific 7,000 Miles from Japan to San Francisco by Mick Dawson Rowing the Pacific 7,000 Miles from Japan to San Francisco

The thrilling story of Mick Dawson's most challenging rowing feats in the open ocean, culminating in his greatest achievement: rowing 7,000 miles across the North Pacific Ocean, from Japan to San Francisco.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

Coming Soon

The Saboteur True Adventures of the Gentleman Spy Who Took on the Nazis by Paul Kix The Saboteur True Adventures of the Gentleman Spy Who Took on the Nazis

In the tradition of `Agent Zigzag' comes a breathtaking biography of WWII's `Scarlet Pimpernel' as fast-paced and emotionally intuitive as the best spy thrillers. This celebrates unsung hero Robert de La Rochefoucauld, an aristocrat turned anti-Nazi saboteur, and his exploits...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/12/2017

The Stowaway A Young Man's Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica by Laurie Gwen Shapiro The Stowaway A Young Man's Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica

Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover --Title page verso.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/01/2018

Finding Gobi (Main edition) The True Story of a Little Dog and an Incredible Journey by Dion Leonard Finding Gobi (Main edition) The True Story of a Little Dog and an Incredible Journey

THE SUNDAY TIMES NO.2 BESTSELLER Like A Streecat Named Bob before it, Finding Gobi is a truly heart-warming story for animal lovers worldwide...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/01/2018

Other books in this genre

The Boy Who Gave His Heart Away A Death That Brought the Gift of Life by Cole Moreton The Boy Who Gave His Heart Away A Death That Brought the Gift of Life

`Gripping ... so powerfully emotional that at times I had to put it down to wipe my eyes'Mail on Sunday `How do you say thank you to someone for giving you their heart? It is the greatest gift a person...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

Starfish One Family's Tale of Triumph After Tragedy by Nic Ray, Tom Ray Starfish One Family's Tale of Triumph After Tragedy
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A tragic yet beautiful tale of a couple whose love is tested to its limit after their perfect life falls apart in a single moment.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/09/2017

Great American Survival Stories Lyons Press Classics by Lamar Underwood Great American Survival Stories Lyons Press Classics

Fifteen gripping tales of determination, strength of mind, perseverance, and fortitude.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

The Choice by Edith Eger The Choice

One of those rare and eternal stories that you don't want to end and that leave you forever changed' DESMOND TUTU, Nobel Peace Prize LaureateIn 1944, sixteen-year-old Edith Eger was sent to Auschwitz. She explains how many of us live...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

The Choice by Edith Eger The Choice

One of those rare and eternal stories that you don't want to end and that leave you forever changed' DESMOND TUTU, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate In 1944, sixteen-year-old Edith Eger was sent to Auschwitz. She explains how many of us...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/08/2017

Worth Fighting For by Dana Vulin Worth Fighting For


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2017

Please, Let Me Go The Horrific True Story of a Girl's Life in the Hands of Sex Traffickers by Caitlin Spencer Please, Let Me Go The Horrific True Story of a Girl's Life in the Hands of Sex Traffickers

Please, Let Me Go tells the shocking true story of Caitlin Spencer, a survivor of sex trafficking in England.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/08/2017

The Sky is Not the Limit One Woman's Inspiring and Humorous account of coming to terms with sudden disability by Amanda Newton The Sky is Not the Limit One Woman's Inspiring and Humorous account of coming to terms with sudden disability

On the 9th August 2015, Amanda Newton's life was changed forever.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/08/2017

Rescued from Isis The Gripping True Story of How a Father Saved His Son by Dimitri Bontinck Rescued from Isis The Gripping True Story of How a Father Saved His Son

Dimitri Bontinck lived every parent's worst nightmare. His teenage son, introduced to Islam by his girlfriend, fell into the clutches of a radical mosque. Dimitri watched helplessly as his son, Jay, transformed from a gentle boy to a soldier in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Search and Rescue A Wilderness Doctor's Life-and-Death Tales of Risk and Reward by Christopher Van, MD Tilburg Search and Rescue A Wilderness Doctor's Life-and-Death Tales of Risk and Reward
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Thrilling true stories Search and Rescue is a thrilling collection of first-hand accounts of search and rescue operations from Oregon's legendary Mount Hood and other exotic locations around the world, by wilderness physician Dr. Christopher Van Tilburg. The exciting tales...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/07/2017

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