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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.
Subtle Fluids
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Suffragettes are being murdered. Did Reverend Driscoll's fiery sermons incite the violence? What kind of predator hides behind a clerical collar?
Free Love: Cultivating the Garden of Eden in America
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Free Love will be recognized as the defining book about America’s early social experiments to end sexism. It restores to the public consciousness all the forgotten heroes who risked everything to achieve equal rights for women.
The Ruby Tear Catcher
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 91,880. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Ruby Tear Catcher is the heartwarming story of an Iranian woman whose life is uprooted during the Islamic Revolution in Iran in the 1970s and 1980s. While jailed in a Tehran for her father's alleged crimes, Leila tells her story in flashback, describing her childhood in Tehran, college in the US and return to Iran post-revolution, where she experiences radical changes, particularly for women.
The Underground Eagle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The monthly e-zine dedicated to social commentary and analysis, featuring: A Scream In The Night / Murder & Death / Alternate Reality / Existence Beyond Death / A Day Off For God / Review: The Ten Commandments / Abortion / Ally Sheedy Is A Bitch / Sex VS Race / Today I Look Gay ... and much more.
Among Women
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,320. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Imagine New Orleans at the end of 1984. Now imagine a storyteller writing the stories of the women among whom she lives while in jail, a modern Scheherazade, weaving stories that will startle and amaze, and may help her find her way.
Omid's Shadow
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by May McGoldrick. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award — Semi-finalist in general fiction Two women are caught up in revolutions thirty years apart, but it is a third woman—the woman that connects them—that carries the scars of loss that time has not healed. Weaving together the past and the present, two storylines tell the life of Omid, the daughter of one revolutionary and the mother of another.
Deed So
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,210. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Deed So by Katharine Russell is a moving coming-of-age tale set in a small Southern town in 1962, the year before America would be changed forever by civil rights, women’s rights, war and more.
The Last Letter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,140. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
She wouldn’t have believed it if she hadn’t found the letter... Katherine's mother arrives on her doorstep, dying, forcing her to relive a past she wanted to forget. After years of anger, can Katherine find it in her heart to understand why her mother made the decisions that changed them all? Can she forgive and finally begin to heal before it’s too late? Will the letter set them free?
The Quiet Radical - The Biography of Samuel Longfellow
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,070. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Quiet Radical: The Biography of Samuel Longfellow grew out of my first book, On the Edge of History, about the Dabney family in the Azores for whom Samuel was the children’s tutor. Samuel is better known as the youngest brother of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, but he was an important personality during the 19th century and this book provides a glance at life in Boston during his lifetime.