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Scaling the Slippery Slope by Avalon Bruce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,600. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is a true autobiography of a woman who was addicted to alcohol but has now been sober over 33 years. Not "preachy" but meant to inspire and uplift all who have a similar challenge. It is informative, educational, entertaining, even racy in places and scientific in others.
Lightfoot Dancing: An Australian-Indian Affair by Mary Louise Lightfoot
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 137,920. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
With echoes of 'Heat and Dust' the author goes in search of her Aunt Louise’s life in British-Raj India. The love affair she finds is a deep enduring connection with Indian classical dance, and how Louise Lightfoot led a romantic, remarkable and truly independent life to promote Indian dance world-wide. A true story, it is part biography, part dance history, part inter-generational memoir.
Maestra Ascendida Perla, Mi Maestra by Peter Mt. Shasta
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,910. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Una biografía fascinante de una moderna Dama Maestra estadounidense que desempeñó un papel fundamental en la transmisión de una nueva forma de enseñanzas espirituales durante los años 70's-80's. A diferencia de las enseñanzas teóricas que habían caracterizado el esoterismo hasta ese momento, con el corazón abierto transformó la gente a través de una transmisión directa de conciencia.
To Have Your Cake and Eat It (2nd Edition) Autobiography: Wife of Secretary of the Army under President Eisenhower and 1930 Governor of Michigan by Clara Brucker
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 126,630. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Autobiography of Clara Brucker, wife of Wilber M. Brucker, 1930 Michigan Governor, Secretary of the Army under Eisenhower. Book covers world travel, meeting influential leaders during Cold War Era, downfall of Joe McCarthy, launching first US Satellite into orbit, Nixon-Kennedy campaign, Clara’s early life and events in Michigan, Wilber’s career as Governor, including fight with Purple Gang.
Who You Will Become by Brenda Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Brenda Miller's lyrical, lush essays take her from a 1960s Jewish childhood to a hazardous young adulthood.
Constellation of Synchronicities by Geneviève Young
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,900. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015 by Smart Cat Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
FOREWORD by John P. Strelecky, best-selling author of The Why Cafe. What if I told you that everything happens for a reason Would you like to know how your energy and your free will create your reality? In this book, Geneviève shares 40 short stories that connect the pivotal moments of her life to create a beautiful constellation of synchronicities that led her to realize her greates
The Little Amazonian by Miroslava Espinosa
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,970. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In The Little Amazonian, Miroslava Espinosa tells us a modern-day survival story that will amaze. Told through her memories, she relates stories of close encounters with wild animals, struggle for education, food, and money, and a myriad of health issues. Through it all, she emerges a strong woman who faces all odds with renewed determination.
Shikoku. A Pilgrimage from Maturity to Old Age. by Amparo Espinosa Rugarcía
Price: Free! Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Espinosa Rugarcia decided to prepare herself for the transition with wisdom between adulthood and old age.
Brooklyn's Scarlett: Susan Hayward: Fire in the Wind by Gene Arceri
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 100,320. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Gene Arceri's fascination with Susan Hayward began as a teenage usher at the Roosevelt Theatre on Flushing, Long Island. New York. And began to shape itself as an idea for a book when he began hosting a talk show over at PBS radio, in San Francisco.
Saved In The Last Wave: A Life Of Miracles by Jen Webb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,790. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
On the night of September 9, 1995, I died twice. I survived a near-death experience drowning at Sandy Beach in Rincon, Puerto Rico. Swept out to sea, I fought until I saw the last wave. Then I died. I was taken to space and at Heaven's door when I was slammed back into my body by the huge wave falling on me. It pushed me down to my slippery grave. Then I felt a hand pull me up, as I died again.
Celebrating Life After Breast Cancer: 40 Women Share Stories of Surviving Twenty to Fifty Years After Diagnosis by Beverly McKee
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,300. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015 by Transformation Media Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
Imagine the hope and comfort you will feel surrounded by forty inspiring breast cancer survivors as they share stories of celebrating life twenty, forty, even fifty years after diagnosis. You’ll be welcomed into an inner circle of support, whether you are a survivor, caregiver, family, friend, or part of an oncology team.
Crimson Roses - FREE Download: Beatrice Fraser’s WWI Letters & Memorabilia by Fiona Polak
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,210. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Beatrice Fraser's World War I Letters & Memorabilia, from French hospitals. As VAD, or Voluntary Aid Detachment, Beatrice Fraser was one of thousands of women who risked life and limb during WWI. Compiled by Fiona Polak, Beatrice's granddaughter, and accepted into the Imperial War Museum's library collection, Crimson Roses is a vivid recollection of Beatrice's experiences during a most Unholy War
Contar las cosas como fueron by Evangelina Corona Cadena
Price: Free! Words: 49,360. Language: Spanish. Published: September 9, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
El terremoto de 1985 en la Ciudad de México es un parteaguas en la vida de muchos mexicanos. Evangelina Corona Cadena, ante la dolorosa experiencia de haber visto gran cantidad de talleres de costura bajo los escombros, promovió la creación del Sindicato de Costureras 19 de septiembre, para proteger al gremio. Te invitamos a conocer su historia.
Domestically Yours - A Caregiver's Inspiring Journey by Annie Chua
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
In 2003 Annie Chua made the bold decision to join thousands of women working in Canada under the “24 months Live-in Caregiver Program”. Her intent: to create a better future for her children. However, to make her dream come true Annie had to leave her four daughters behind in the Philippines while she travelled to work as a nanny in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Follow Annie’s journey....
Habitantes de Tiempo Subterráneo by María Luisa Lázzaro
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: Spanish. Published: September 2, 2015 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Esta obra es producto de los sueños y la fantasía de la soledad de una adolescente. Unos incontables números de páginas sueltas viajaron de oriente a occidente para luego convertirse en un compendio numerado, al que hoy conocemos como la pri- mera novela escrita por María Luisa Lázzaro.
Joi Lansing: A Body to Die For by Alexis Hunter
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 136,990. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Joi Lansing: A Body to Die For colorfully chronicles personal and intimate details of the last four years of the talented ‘50’s “blonde bombshell” star’s fascinating life.
Seventeen Sisters by Barbara Barlow & Virginia Webb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,250. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This series of seventeen stories focuses on the Barlow family, a family that epitomized the Mormon, polygamous lifestyle. It was led by Albert Barlow, a father of thirty-four children and a husband to three women for over fifty years. The seventeen living daughters of Albert's family here to tell their story. They have seen it all, they have experienced it all.
Women's Surname Change by Hande Çayır
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
How do women experience the surname change issue in terms of the protection of equal, legal, social and economic rights? To begin with, I started to think about this question in a larger context when my surname was changed without my consent after my marriage. One day I realized I had two diplomas, each with a different name on it; however, both those people are me.
In Search of Happiness by DEMAC A.C.
Price: Free! Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book compiles writings stemming from the autobiographical workshop taught by DEMAC at the Las Mercedes foster home. They are revealing testimonies of the various types of abuse suffered by its nine authors. The illustrations, created by the girls themselves, appear throughout the book, as well as the represented calligraphy.