Books tagged: feminism

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Dancing with Mao and Miguel
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You set the price! Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Dancing with Mao and Miguel is a riveting love story set against the backdrop of radical politics in the 1970s. Jenny, an organizer in a refinery in New Jersey, falls in love with a Dominican immigrant. As she’s drawn ever closer to him, she struggles with intense political doubts, longtime fears of intimacy and sex, and personal betrayal on the way to discovering her own path.
Puppets Can't Pray: Part 1
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 73,730. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This novel follows a day in the life of a British Bangladeshi family. It is meant to be a day of celebrating Eid al-Adha, the Islamic holy festival of sacrifice. However, as the pressures mount, it proves to be a day when the strains within the repressed family put it on the brink. The novel is a look at patriarchal repression and Bangladeshi-British society.
Just Like a Woman: The Rock Criticism of Ellen Willis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
The 1960s, Ellen Willis said, were a time when magazines saw that “there was this thing called youth culture, and they were interested in getting authentic young people to write about it.” Willis was one of these. Right out of the box, her rock criticism was as unsentimental as it was passionate, with the publication of a 1967 essay in Commentary about Bob Dylan that was personal journalism at it.
Erotic Poetry for Women
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of erotic poems for the sensual woman, covering the entire range of feminine fantasies and desires. The ultimate bedside companion for the modern woman.
A Child Out Of Alcatraz
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012 by Foreverland Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“Searingly original, brutal, unique. Tara Ison is unquestionably an important new voice in American fiction.” —Carolyn See, author of The Handyman “A fascinating and wonderfully evocative first novel about life on Alcatraz – seen through the eyes of a little girl growing up on the Rock in the 1950s. A compelling story, richly evoking a time and place.” —Kirkus Reviews
Why Women can do a Better Job in Ruling the World, Than Men
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Price: Free! Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Five Thousand years of human history have shown men do a really terrible job in ruling our world. Male rulers still settle disputes between countries by warfare, while the gap between rich and poor grows all the time, condemning billions of people to poverty and starvation. If we accept men are so dreadful in ruling our world then why don't we think about women ruling instead?
Dolley Madison: A First Lady With Style
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
An historically accurate account of the life of Dolley Madison designed for middle elementary students with interactive activities.
Scandalous
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Price: Free! Words: 15,580. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Mayhem ensues at a Victorian English party when the belle of the ball seduces a womanizing baron and pushes him to commit the most scandalous of actions.
Daenali
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Pentucket Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Daenali violates one of the oldest customs of her tribe: she convinces her betrothed to take her surname. The council of patriarchs deems this witchcraft and banishes her after considering far, far worse. Daenali flees, pursued by a councilman who still seeks to impose the harshest penalty, then must confront the god of her people, the Great Gray Wolf. Includes bonus story "Remember My Name."
Remember My Name
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Pentucket Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Daenali returns to a farm where years earlier she stole food to stay alive, intending to repay her debt. Instead, she encounters a man beating his pregnant wife. To save the woman, Daenali must kill the man, violating a sacred taboo. The man's brother, determined to exact his revenge, pursues Daenali and the woman, who curses Daenali for what she's done. Includes the bonus story, "Daenali."