Books tagged: womens lit

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Towards a Grammar of Being
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010 by Dr David Reiter. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Like Dickinson’s letter to the world, Julie Waugh has dedicated herself to the poet’s scrupulous custom of reflection and self-examination. The result is this poetic self-portrait. What towards a grammar of being delivers, in its high intelligence and tender sensuality, and in its inventive stream-of-verse episodes, is, quite simply, psychology, or what we used to call intuition.
Stealing Fatima's Hand
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,110. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010 by Vox Humana Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“ …Finally a grand taxi stopped and offered to take us to the train station for the unbelievably low fare of twenty dirham, so unbelievably low, that I was not a little disappointed when the driver didn’t rob us, slit our throats, and dump our bodies into the Strait of Gibraltar… “ Stealing Fatima’s Hand is a collection of narratives presenting an alternative view of Morocco.
From Hell and Back: Survive and Thrive
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: 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.
Blackbird Fly
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,020. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Behind the golden stone walls of a village in France, American Merle Bennett finds solace from her grief while renovating her late husband's ancestral home. But things don't go as planned. Soon any calm she feels in her French summer is overshadowed by secrets from the past. A crumbling house, a deranged squatter, a surprise in the garden house -- all must be resolved before Merle can go home.
Desperate Women Collection
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Book II in Women's Short Stories Series Three short horror stories about three different but equally desperate women stuck in odd situations. Little Old Lady - The good die young? The Campground Watchman - Curiosity killed everyone. The Rapture - Not waiting for God.
A Season of Vengeance: It's Payback Time
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,500. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Marcy Darwin’s two-year old son suffers a massive seizure and dies. With her son’s death, she begins having nightmares about her past. Confronting her past relationships and demons will thrust her headlong into honoring a death pact promise of a childhood friend.
A Reason to Run
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,090. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sometimes running away brings us closer to the truth.A Reason to Run tells the story of three women whose paths cross after each makes the decision to run. The decisions they make along the way, what they are running from, and what they are running to, takes them in directions they never imagined.
Life (A Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 by G Street Chronicles. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
A dysfunctional childhood can make the sweetest person bitter. Julisa gives up on love until she meets Jason, her knight in shining armor. He loves her wholeheartedly. Once married, Julisa and her mother-in-law fight for Jason's attention. Secrets from the past ignite a storm of emotions for all parties. Money, lies, control, and love create the perfect recipe for murder. Who will live to tell?
Dancing Backward in Paradise
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,080. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Despite mayhem and murder in a small Southern town, a young woman can find paradise in the least likely places. Life for Grace Place is all about sucking on “meat jerkys” and Lenny Bean, her handsome lover. Grace’s mother has loftier plans for her daughter. She insists that Grace save her money and move to New York City so she can find fame and fortune as an actress.
The Dating Intervention
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Vanessa had it all: handsome husband, two beautiful children, a lovely home, and a successful career. She was living the dream life she and her friends fantasized about as girls over hot fudge sundaes…until her husband miss-dials a call and throws her plans for the perfect life off track.