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Falling to Minimum Wage Misery: How I survived the Great Recession
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,120. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a memoir detailing a period of time when the author worked at a minimum wage job during the recession. She had fallen from a career that required a Bachelor's degree to a part time job that had no education requirement. She speaks of her struggle during this time and how she made her way out.
A Not So Virgin Mary
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 84,430. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Based on the true story of a woman born and raised in Brockton, Mass. She served her country in WWII working on a project that was classified 'Top Secret' until the 1990s. She transitioned to civilian life to work in the State Department to work for the first freely elected president of South Korea, Syngman Rhee. She was in South Korea at the start of the Korean Conflict,
Cowboy Sweethearts
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Get a glimpse of rodeo life from the days of tent camps and telegrams to the age of traveling in luxury horse trailers with built-in living quarters and cell phones. Read the true stories of eleven women who married prominent men of the rodeo. Some stayed at home while other went with their husbands on the rodeo circuit. A few were rodeo participants, themselves.
We All Have a Voice: My Mother's Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,720. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
At the age of 14, Maha Al Fahim skillfully brings her mother's story to life in these pages, creating an inspiring testament to the power of speaking the truth, of bringing meaning to suffering, and of discovering what truly matters in this life. Her mother’s experiences highlight the denigrating effects of discrimination, the abuse of labor laws, and the corrupting power of greed.
Soulful - A journey through shadow can lead to light
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,670. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
New book tells how author tapped the innate power of personal healing. Australian woman of unprecedented depth and intrigue, Lesley challenges the rules by which most live. As she finds her way to the Light she learns the secrets of how to connect, to share, to heal, and to thrive. Within each life experience ultimately she found another aspect of the ultimate gift awakening her own humanity
Female Kundalini
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,660. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Life Force Books. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
As a young girl, Margaret Dempsey's turn towards “something spiritual" appeared to be a source of comfort in a confusing and bewildering world. As she describes her upbringing in Catholic Ireland, her days in a boarding school run by nuns, her training as a nurse, and her escape to London, New York and India, we understand how the challenges she faced brought about a spiritual longing.
Driven: When Obstacles Take Center Stage
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,360. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Driven is about betrayal, deception, abuse, infedility and abandonment. Driven can be a panacea on how to overcome extreme difficulties by determination, the will to overcome and desire to succeed. Driven tells how she fought to keep her family of five off the government's payroll by having four jobs, each feeding off each other enabling her to go from poverty to become a successful entrepeneur.
Lillian
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,890. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Lillian Vickers, a pretty working class girl, is sent to work at a young age on a farm in Ludborough, Lincolnshire. It is around the start of the 20th century. In Lillian we follow her story as she negotiates her way through life: marriage, motherhood, the trials of family, and health.
Not What We Were Expecting
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,610. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 by Fountain Blue Publishing fountainbluepublishing@gmail.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
An adoption agency and birth mother want to take back a 3-month old baby boy from a couple who wanted to give him a loving home after learning that the adoptive mother was pregnant. The 22-year old biological mother (who had signed away all parental rights) said that she wanted the parents who adopted her son to not have their own biological children.
The story about Rene
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Price: $8.40 USD. Words: 34,040. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book is about Rene who lived in Kalapaluwawa a village in Sri Lanka, the island country off the southern coast of India that was once known as Ceylon. Brian Wicklin is the author and the next youngest of Rene's 6 children. He lives in Sweden.
Peach Cobbler for Breakfast - Surviving a Life-Altering Event
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 44,260. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Sheila Moore Thornburg Dobbie lived the experience of loss, came up with a plan for survival and achieved her recovery. Peach Cobbler for Breakfast is a story of love and loss. It is laughter through tears and overcoming fears. It is indescribable grief and pain beyond belief. It is joy and recovery through new discoveries. It is survival.
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.
Princess, More Tears to Cry
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Price: $7.99 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.
Recipes and Road Stories: Life on the Road with Sisters Hannah and Caroline Melby of the duo HanaLena
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Price: $8.95 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.
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.
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.