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Keeper of the Flame: A Biography of Nina Simone
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The life of Nina Simone is one of blocked paths and surprising detours. Some people are born to an obvious destiny, only to find that society, circumstance, and chance steer them onto an entirely different course. Had Nina been born at a different time, she could very well have been a superstar of classical music at an early age. However, the severe oppression of African Americans in the United S
Nobody Told Me
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 93,580. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Cassie’s childhood was one of cruelty and sexual abuse; suffered for as long as she could remember. Her story tells of how Cassie’s life was a life full of a dependency that began in her teens and ended in her 40’s.
Thirty Men & a Girl: A Singer’s Memoirs of War, Mountains, Travel, and always Music
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 176,750. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is a wonderful book, tracing the life of an extraordinary and inspirational woman - her wartime experiences, travelling throughout the Middle East during the War performing for the troops with a small orchestra, and becoming a WW2 forces sweetheart. Then follows her post war career as an opera singer, Elisabeth Parry's fascinating memoir fills an important gap in British operatic history.
THE AMAZING YOU
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,690. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
There is something we are born to be and do. We are meant to live an amazing life, but at times we get entangled and distracted by life. This book is about finding yourself and realizing that purpose, unique to each and everyone of us. It's about embarking on the journey, and learning how to ask the right questions to fulfill our mission. It's about living our greatest dream.
Queen of the Blues: The Life and Times of Bessie Smith
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,300. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Nicknamed the Queen of the Blues, Bessie Smith rose up from poverty in the American South to become one of the most famous and respected recording artists of her generation. Smith was at the forefront of transitioning blues music from a rural novelty to a legitimate art form that critics and audiences took seriously. Behind the scenes of her success, though, Bessie navigated a story family and p
Night Witches: A History of the All Female 588th Night Bomber Regiment
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
From 1942 until the end of World War II, the Soviets had a secret weapon: women. The 588th Night Bomber Regiment was one of the most decorated units; each member had flew more than 800 missions by the end of the war, and twenty-three were awarded the Hero of the Soviet Union (the highest distinction). Despite all the awards, the unit is largely forgot now. This book looks at the history of one o
The One Breast Goddess
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,830. Language: Australian English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Learn the tools to transform your biggest challenges into the keys to unlocking your creative flow.
Princess, More Tears to Cry
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,850. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
PRINCESS, MORE TEARS TO CRY reveals the intimate struggles of Saudi women inside one of the richest, most conservative kingdoms in the world. These are stories of triumph and heartbreak amongst the highest- and lowest-born. Princess Sultana speaks frankly about her strong-willed daughters, her beloved husband and the contentious Al-Saud family whose daily battles about what it means to be a woman.
Camp Fire Girls Roots And Remembrances In New York State
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The Camp Fire Girls is an organization that offers young women a chance to excel and learn without the pressure of competition. My book also appreciates the different county chapters in New York. Each has benefited the Camp Fire Girls nationally. Eliza Laub became the first president of the Buffalo Camp Fire Girls Council. She is among the many leaders and members that I have profiled in my ebook.
Recipes and Road Stories: Life on the Road with Sisters Hannah and Caroline Melby of the duo HanaLena
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 47,590. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by Sartoris Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Sisters Hannah and Caroline Melby are country music artists who perform under the name HanaLena. A popular Nashville-based touring band, they perform all over the United States. This book is a collection of their adventures, along with recipes they have gathered. It will make you laugh, it will make you cry, and it will make you hungry for deep-fried Oreos.
A Year of Living Positively-Volume 3
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,300. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is a collection of daily autobiographical blog posts on the theme of living positively.Starting the day after my last birthday, I have written blogs for 240 days straight so far. My goal of is to complete 365 posts. In Volume 3, I extend a study journal writing with positive thinking to consider processes of collaboration. Communication, community and problem solving require collaboration.
Holy Candy: Why I Joined A Cult And Married A Stranger
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,340. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What is the purpose of life? Is there a spiritual world? Does true love exist? The desire to find answers to these questions led Yolande Brener to enter a bizarre, 15-year odyssey in a cult and to participate in one of the largest mass marriages in history. Spooky, riveting, and utterly believable, this beautifully written memoir will keep you reading well into the night.
20 Beautiful Women
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
“20 Beautiful Women: 20 Stories That Will Heal Your Soul, Ignite Your Passion And Inspire Your Divine Purpose” is a collection of personal short stories from 20 authors, speakers, and life coaches bonding together for the common goal of sisterhood, and to transform women from the inside out.
Through the Back Porch Door
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,260. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
JR Eason is a third generation farm woman. Eason invites you to walk with her Through the Back Porch Door of a farm house set during post-war years on an Idaho homestead. Picking potato's provided time to dream, and it took guts and grit through all the years, but at age 42, Eason had fulfilled her dream as a self-taught professional artist.
Bipolar Bits: Manic Madness To Depressive Depths
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Bipolar disorder can be chaotic, and cause you to live your life in bits and pieces. Anything more can be too much, and the disorder itself lends to falling to bits. Within the pages of "Bipolar Bits," author Sylvia Meier gives insight into bipolar disorder in a method that mimics the very disorder she lives with.
The Claws And Embrace
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
In the newest edition of "My Bipolar World" author Sylvia Meier takes you into the darker side of bipolar disorder, the depressive side. She reveals through various entries the true darkness that can swallow a person whole. Learn how you can overcome depression and escape "The Claws And Embrace" of it and start living a happier, healthier life.
Hostage: Kidnapped on the High Seas
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,140. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 and represented by David Vigliano. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Known for her powerful female protagonists who refuse to back down in the face of evil, New York Times bestselling author Linda Davies somehow found herself in a situation that could have been ripped from the pages of one of her thrillers.
TEI, a Memoir of the End of War and Beginning of Peace
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,200. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
In a nation devastated by World War II, Tei Fujiwara wrote her memoir 流れる星は生きている (Nagareru Hoshiwa Ikiteiru) about her harrowing journey home with her three young children. Tei’s memoir began in August 1945 in Manchuria and has continued in Japan through 46 printings, a movie, TV series and recognition from the Imperial Family. Now her story continues in English for another new generation.
Eashwaramma The Chosen Mother
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 51,520. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book is a humble tribute to the historic role that Eashwaramma was invested with, as the mother of the Avatar Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, and the steadfast courage, with which she enacted the role and encountered the challenge.
Authenic Memoirs of Ellen Schayer 1862-1942 A Well Bred German Lady
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A well educated and literate German Jewess relates her life story in a fascinating way.