Books tagged: women in politics

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Six Thousand Signatures: My Trek Through Illinois Politics
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,250. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Is the playing field level for men and women in Illinois politics, or is it politics as usual? This book chronicles the campaigning experience of one woman's bid for Barack Obama's former Senate seat. Serious, poignant, thought-provoking and humorous.
From Hell and Back: Survive and Thrive
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
She was brutally victimized first as a child and then as a wife: both her mother and her first husband made numerous attempts to kill her. But author Gussie McRobert was determined to not only survive, but to recover and thrive. And that is just what she did. She was elected, and then twice re-elected, as mayor of Gresham, Oregon. You too can survive and thrive, regardless of your past.
Illusion
Price: Free! Words: 202,780. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When Scottish-born Elizabeth Wallace returns to Australia to become managing director of a major new government organization she could not have imagined the difficulties she will face. She has left a long-term lover in Scotland as well as a successful corporate career. With unfinished personal troubles haunting her and increased media scrutiny she wonders whether she has made the right decision.
Principle Destiny
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 120,700. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When a banished Princess decides that she must take back the rights that were stolen from her and claim her rightful place as Queen, she chooses to challenge her brother in an eight month endurance race, the only way a challenger can win the crown. She will win, if she can stay alive.
It's A Woman's World - Putting Men In Their Proper Place
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by Richard Del Connor. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Women in business, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Rachel has found the way to save our world, end unemployment, and end all wars. By removing all men from the military and workplace, she has determined that equality is a reversal of the past. With men raising children and women filling all jobs, the world will become the Heaven it was intended to be. A new national religion? All Olympic sports would be restarted with the inheritances of...
Mia Love: The Rise, Stumble and Resurgence of the Next GOP Star
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Utah’s Mia Love made history by becoming the first black Republican woman elected to Congress. As a small-town mayor, she snagged a prime-time slot at the 2012 GOP Convention, appeared on Sunday political talk shows and campaigned for GOP nominee Mitt Romney at his request. Her bid for a House seat then failed, by a tiny margin, but she triumphed in 2014 and is expected to be a rising star.
Powerful Women: The 25 Most Influential Women in Congress
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,090. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by CQ Roll Call. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
From a lone legislator in 1917 to today’s power players, women in Congress are changing the culture of U.S. politics. In this brief look at the history of female legislators, find out how women have made their mark in Washington, D.C., along with exclusive personal profiles of 25 leading women Democrats and Republicans including detailed biographies, their photos and legislative achievements.