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What is Creative Nonfiction

What is Creative Nonfiction? | Memoirs, biographies, literary journalism, personal essays—creative nonfiction spans so many great types of writing. Check out this post for a definition and why you would want to write it.

Death Row Chaplain: Unbelievable True Stories from America's Most Notorious Prison by Rev. Earl Smith

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemptionby Laura Hillenbrand - a book "everyone" has read but me.

Cover Art for Actress Mara Wilson's Memoir Where Am I Now? Revealed

The Hiding Place - Corrie Ten Boom. This is a magnificent true story. Don't stop here - all of her books are beautifully written and so encouraging. She is one of my dead mentors.

Hiding in Plain Sight: The Incredible True Story of a German-Jewish Teenager's Struggle to Survive in Nazi-Occupied Poland

Historical books - recommended reading list

Get this from a library! Below stairs. [Margaret Powell] -- Arriving at the great houses of London, fifteen-year-old Margaret's life in service was about to begin. As a kitchen maid, the lowest of the low, she entered an entirely new world; one of ...

Etched in Sand: A True Story of Five Siblings Who Survived an Unspeakable Childhood on Long Island By Regina Calcaterra