Based on True Stories

20 Best Survival Stories Books

Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why

by Lauren Gonzales

Kon Tiki

by Thor Heyerdahl

Traveling across the Pacific on a hand-made wooden boat might be the most amazing survival stories ever!

Lost in the Jungle:

by Yossi Ghinsberg

A Harrowing True Story of Adventure and Survival

438 Days:

by Jonathan Franklin

An Extraordinary True Story of Survival at Sea

Skeletons on the Zahara:

by Dean King

A True Story of Survival

Touching the Void:

by Joe Simpson

The True Story of One Man’s Miraculous Survival

20 Best Survival Stories Books Based on True Stories