Sickened: The True Story of a Lost Childhood. She was living a Munchausen by Proxy childhood. Her mother thought her daughter was sick all the time so the girl was always going into treatment. Really great read.
"In the years leading up to & after the Second World War thousands of women left school at fourteen to work in the bustling factories of London’s East End. Despite long hours, hard & often hazardous work, factory life afforded exciting opportunities for i
The Crazy Ladies of Pearl Street - A story about a family and their struggle living through the Depression. The author's descriptions and character development make you feel as if you have gone back in time.
The Day I Went Missing (a true story) by Jennifer Miller Original Pinner-Sounds like a good read - "A scary true story about a young woman whose therapist manipulates her and basically takes over her life"