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9 Best True Story Books of All Time


Our goal: Build the most true list of best True Story books.

Our process:
1. Search for "best True Story books" and study the top 4 articles.
2. Add only the top books (mentioned 2+ times).
3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
(This process takes a long time, but we do the research so you don't have to!)

(Updated 2022)

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  1. 1

    Beautiful Exiles

    Meg Waite Clayton

    Appears in 3 articles
  2. 2
    Appears in 3 articles
  3. 3
    Appears in 2 articles
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    4
    Appears in 2 articles
  5. 5
    Appears in 2 articles
  6. 6
    Appears in 2 articles
  7. 7

    A Long Walk To Water

    Linda Sue Park

    Appears in 2 articles
  8. 8

    Every Man for Himself

    Beryl Bainbridge

    Appears in 2 articles
  9. 9
    Appears in 2 articles

FAQ

  • How was this list created?

    We searched for "best True Story books", found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many books are in this list?

    There are 9 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of True Story books on the internet.

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