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Sophia Grantham aka Kezia Tregilgus
Price: Free! Words: 73,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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The true story of a female convict transported to Van Diemens Land aboard the Rajah in 1841. She married a seaman known as Handspike Jack Tregilgus and together they pioneered the settlement of central Queensland. They built the first hotels at Taroom and Rolleston, then moved to Rockhampton where she ran bushranger-friendly hotels before she died at the age of 52.
Rosa Mexicano: A Culinary Autobiography (With 60 recipes)
Price: Free! Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Mexican, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is not just a cookbook. It is the Story of how a self made, independent woman became one of the most important pioneers in fine Mexican food dinning in the United States. The recipes are the ones that made Rosa Mexicano NYC famous and from there a whole chain has grown to more than 14 restaurants internationally and growing.
20 Beautiful Women, Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
“20 Beautiful Women: 20 Stories That Will Heal Your Soul, Ignite Your Passion And Inspire Your Divine Purpose” is a collection of personal short stories from 20 authors, speakers, and life coaches bonding together for the common goal of sisterhood, and to transform women from the inside out.
I Am... Subject To Change Without Notice (Book One)
Price: Free! Words: 119,410. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A candid journey through a tumultuous time in the writers life- walking through changes of self discovery.
Misereres and Exsultates
Price: Free! Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Through small essays, Celine Armenta narrates the relationship that she had with nuns during her childhood, her decision to enter the convent and, ten years later, to leave it. She describes the emotional life of women living in convents; she reflects on friendship, affection, attraction and love between women, but also on guilt, vocation, religiousness and faith.
The English Girl
Price: Free! Words: 26,250. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Patricia has been a heart breaker, a wife, a mother, a successful businesswoman and a world traveller. At eighty - six years of age, she has no plans to slow down.
Why Am I Still a Catholic?
Price: Free! Words: 34,150. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
If the Catholic Church does not treat us women as equal, why do we keep being catholic? This book contains 5 essays that try to answer this question. These works are based on everyday specific situations that women live in an un-equal environment in Spanish Speaking America (Ibero-America).
Facing life after HIV
Price: Free! Words: 26,260. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A painful episode in which she suffered a rape at her adolescence and got HIV-Aids. She took revenge but still for several years she suffered from depression and her health physically began to deteriorate. Her participation in workshops has helped her to accept her life with HIV-Aids, she began her treatment against the disease and has been recovering satisfactorily and now she is optimistic
Soldier’s Wife - Cotton Fields to Berlin and Tripoli
Price: Free! Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2018 by Bluewater Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Soldier’s Wife provides insight into the often-overlooked life of the women standing behind service men. Historically, military wives have made contributions and sacrifices that were critical to their husband’s success, and Lucy was no exception. As a patriotic American woman, her pivotal role was just as important as the soldiers who were actively serving in the United States armed forces.
Reflections...Tales from Nanna
Price: Free! Words: 24,400. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern
Ms Canning has already published on Smashwords her searing account of deceit and betrayal in the memoire A Tree Change…at any age—and the risks/rewards of meeting a man on the Internet. Now we have a chance to discover a little more about this writer’s background and experiences, through short stories, poems and reflections written over four decades.
Telling Things as They Happened
Price: Free! Words: 51,500. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Brave political woman who fought for seamstresses's rights
Mi vida y mi rostro ante el VIH
Price: Free! Words: 23,800. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Tepeaca, Puebla, noviembre 2015, 96p. Fondo: DEMAC. Serie: Premios DEMAC 2015-2016. Fuente bibliográfica: Colibrí (Pseud.). Mi vida y mi rostro ante el VIH. México, DEMAC, 2016, 74p.
God Father, I Don´t Believe in You Anymore
Price: Free! Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this autobiographical testimony, Amparo Espinosa Rugarcia expresses her concern and rebelliousness towards traditional religious teachings concerning Yahweh.
Shikoku. A Pilgrimage from Maturity to Old Age.
Price: Free! Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Espinosa Rugarcia decided to prepare herself for the transition with wisdom between adulthood and old age.
Singing Magic: Memoir of a Girl Who Thought Singing Was Life
Price: Free! Words: 86,860. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Memoir of a girl raised in rural Ontario and French Canada in the 1940s and 1950s, who then moved to South Africa in the late 1960s and witnessed the tumultuous dismantling of apartheid. Rich descriptions of people and places in rural Canada and remote regions in South Africa.
Love is on Page 52
Price: Free! Words: 48,260. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Franziska Surber Geisser describes her happy childhood in Zurich, Switzerland, and her adolescence in Mexico. Later she decides to return to Mexico and improve herself both spiritually and affectively. She has three daughters, separations, quarrels and discoveries to later return to her family in Switzerland. For her, hard-to-understand lessons, are part of life's perfect puzzle.
La luz al final del túnel
Price: Free! Words: 39,170. Language: Spanish. Published: February 20, 2018 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Maribel López Martínez escribe y libera la historia en torno a la violencia vivida al interior de su familia, detonada y agravada por la enfermedad diagnosticada a su hermano José Ramón: esquizofrenia.
19s17 Mexico. It Is More the Hope. Real Life Stories of the 2017 Earthquaque
Price: Free! Words: 69,480. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Mexico suffered an earthquake in 2017. There were many victims throughout the country and specially in Mexico City. This book is compilation of stories written by women that depict their experiences during and after this earthquake.
Shikoku. Peregrinaje de la madurez a la vejez.
Price: Free! Words: 24,780. Language: Spanish. Published: June 17, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Amparo Espinosa Rugarcía decidió preparar el tránsito de la madurez a la vejez con sabiduría. Para ello realizó un profundo viaje interior enmarcado por un peregrinaje a monasterios budistas en Shikoku, Japón. Describe los preparativos existenciales que realizó en episodios del pasado y presente para proyectar ese futuro que ella aspira a construir en el día a día.
¿Por qué sigo siendo católica?
Price: Free! Words: 33,550. Language: Spanish. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
La Iglesia católica no nos reconoce a las mujeres la autoridad moral para tomar decisiones, ni nos permite ser sacerdotes: ¿por qué sigues siendo católica? ¿Qué nos mantiene en la Iglesia? Ciertamente, ésta no es una pregunta menor si tomamos en cuenta que la población católica de esta región es de un poco más de quinientos millones de personas (alrededor de 40% de la población católica mundial),

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