Books tagged: women heroes

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No Good Deed
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,140. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Noah Stone is a big-wave surfer drowning in a sea of guilt after his wife's death. When he learns that she was, in fact, murdered, he goes to Guatemala looking for the people who killed her. Snared in the shadow of US foreign policy, his foes all make the same mistake: they don't know big-wave surfers aren’t like normal people. Normal people run away from danger; big-wave surfers run toward it.
The Giant's Graveyard
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Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Mullen threw up his arms in disbelief. "Not the giant again, Lass! Didn't you learn your lesson last time? Don't you understand that the beast can't be killed?"
The Woman who Rewrote History
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Price: Free! Words: 16,570. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Luisa Isabel Álvarez de Toledo, 21st Duchess of Medina Sidonia, was known as the Red Duchess for her political views and imprisoned by Franco during Spain´s fascist dictatorship. She found evidence in her family's archive that much of Spain's accepted history had been 'cleaned up'. To preserve the archive for posterity she married her secretary on her deathbed, disinheriting her children.
In Kindling Flame: the Story of Hannah Senesh 1921-1944
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 61,340. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is the gripping story of a young woman who is an icon of resistance to the Holocaust and an enduring symbol of courage. Born in Budapest in 1921, Hannah Senesh dreamed of becoming a writer. But she was Jewish, and by the time she was a teenager, the Nazis were coming to power in Europe. In 1939, at just18, she left for Palestine. Later she returned on a rescue mission that cost her life.
Trip
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Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A middle-aged woman, left with an empty nest and a dog, Trip, she never wanted, despairs in her new role as his sole caretaker. But when they walk their deserted neighborhood on a windy, autumn day, she must confront a violent group of dogs and her feelings of worthlessness to keep them both alive.
Demons are Forever
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,880. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Once again, Kate Connor has a problem. Her daughter has figured out that mom is a demon-hunter—and wants to be just like her when she grows up. She’s acquired a mystical item that the entire demon community seems hell-bent on reclaiming. It’s all in a day’s work for this stay-at-home mom. But one thing is for certain: sometimes life in the suburbs really can be hell.