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  • Sophie : The Incredible True Story of the Castaway Dog

    The remarkable true story of a family's beloved dog lost at sea, her amazing survival on an isolated island for five months, and her extraordinary return
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    The story that became a global sensation: Sophie, the Australian cattle dog who was lost at sea and swam six miles through shark-infested waters to a remote island where she survived in the wild for five months. It was just another day in paradise as Jan and Dave Griffith, along with their blue cattle dog, Sophie, motored out of Mackay Marina for a gorgeous weekend at sea. But when the sky suddenly darkened and the waves turned fierce, the unthinkable happened: Sophie disappeared overboard. Her heartbroken humans couldn’t fathom the loss and could only hope their beloved pet didn’t suffer. But

    • UPC: 20529680
    • Rating: 4.0

  • A Long Walk to Water : Based on a True Story

    When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in
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    The New York Times bestseller A Long Walk to Water begins as two stories, told in alternating sections, about two eleven-year-olds in Sudan, a girl in 2008 and a boy in 1985. The girl, Nya, is fetching water from a pond that is two hours’ walk from her home: she makes two trips to the pond every day. The boy, Salva, becomes one of the "lost boys" of Sudan, refugees who cover the African continent on foot as they search for their families and for a safe place to stay. Enduring every hardship from loneliness to attack by armed rebels

    • UPC: 13847040
    • Rating: 4.2

  • Spilled Milk : Based on a True Story

    Brooke Nolan is a battered child who makes an anonymous phone call to social services about the escalating brutality in her home.When they jeopardize her safety, condemning her to keep her father's secret, it's a glass of spilled milk at the dinner table that forces her to speak about the cruelty she's been hiding. In her pursuit for safety and justice Brooke battles a broken system that pushes to keep her father in the home, and she risks losing the support of family, coming to the realization that some people simply do not want to be saved.Spilled Milk is a
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    Spilled Milk

    • UPC: 53343926
    • Rating: 4.333

  • The Wettest County in the World : A Novel Based on a True Story

    Bondurant weaves a compelling tale of violence, desperation, and greed, as three brothers run moonshine in Virginia during prohibition, in this story that is based on a true story about the author's grandfather and two
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    Based on the true story of Matt Bondurant’s grandfather and two granduncles, The Wettest County in the World is a gripping tale of brotherhood, greed, and murder. The Bondurant Boys were a notorious gang of roughnecks and moonshiners who ran liquor through Franklin County, Virginia, during Prohibition and in the years after. Howard, the eldest brother, is an ox of a man besieged by the horrors he witnessed in the Great War; Forrest, the middle brother, is fierce, mythically indestructible, and the consummate businessman; and Jack, the youngest, has a taste for luxury and a dream to get out of Franklin.

    • UPC: 10972584
    • Rating: 3.333

  • Mousetronaut : Based on a (Partially) True Story

    A small, but plucky, mouse named Mike is sure that he can help the Space Shuttle astronauts, and ends up saving the whole
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    A #1 New York Times bestseller “This little mouse may well inspire some big dreams.” —Kirkus Reviews “In this picture book based on the space shuttle Endeavor…Meteor is one of the smallest mice, but the most hardworking…the values of being small, useful, solving problems, and working hard—as opposed to being big and strong—will inspire young readers.” —School Library Journal “Inspired by this real-life mouse, Kelly’s first children’s book tells the story of Meteor, a lightly anthropomorphized rodent who turns his tininess into an advantage when an important key gets stuck in a crack between two monitors…textured images and vivid

    • UPC: 20561575
    • Rating: 4.429

  • Real-life castaway survivor: Where is he now?

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    Salvador Alverenga was lost at sea for 438 days. Find out what he's doing now that he's back on solid ground.
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    Mexican castaway shares survival story

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    A man in a boat washed up on the remote Marshall Islands in the North Pacific, more than a year after setting sail from Mexico. If his story is true, it may be one of the greatest survivor tales ev...
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    TV Crew Saves Castaway Stranded on Remote Island

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    'River Monsters' TV Crew Saves Castaway Stranded on Remote Island | The crew for the Animal Planet show was filming off the coast of Australia when they saw the stranded man. SUBSCRIBE to GMA ► h...
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