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Anna Leonowens: A Life Beyond 'The King and I'
You set the price! Words: 31,000. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Anna Leonowens was famous for tutoring the children and wives of King Maha Mongkut (Rama IV) of Siam (now Thailand). Yet she disguised her lowly birth in India and pretended to be an English Governess. In her spare time, she travelled alone to Russia and wrote several books, including the fabulous bestseller, The English Governess at the Siamese Court, which astonished the world.
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
Testimony Below: One Woman's Witness to her Children
Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
One evening before listening to prophets speak in LDS General Conference, my husband and I wrote down questions we wanted answered. Mine was, "What can I do to better strengthen my family?" My answer came when President Henry B. Eyring got up and said, "There are things you can do early, when those you love are young. Remember ... SHARING OUR TESTIMONY IN SACRAMENT MEETING ...
The Many Lives of Tania Laveder, Russian World War II Survivor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Tania Laveder was completing her first year of medical school in Krasnodar, Russia, when she was drafted into World War II. Captured in 1942 in Crimea, in the catacombs outside Kerch, she was transferred to Germany, then to Italy, and finally to France’s Côte d’Azur, where she set out to reestablish her life. Two-and-a-half generations later, Tania at last shares her remarkable story.
Mino Gakoi
Series: The Society Files. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Mino Gakoi, is not about shoji, nor is it about the Mino castle. It is about our castle of life. Just like a game of chess, our life depends on how we develop our limited resources. In order to survive and win the war against life, what are the three things that we must develop and how will that help us?
Margarita Chorné y Salazar, the First Woman in Latin America with a University Degree
Price: Free! Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this book Martha Diaz de Kuri presents the biography of Margarita Chorné y Salazar, the first woman to get a degree in Latin America. Not only did she became a surgeon dentist, but a mother and grandmother in times were Woman had different rights. She also lived the changes of the Mexican Revolution and the sufferings of a well off Porfirian family during those troublesome times.
Terrance Zepke Series Reading Order & Guide
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This is a checklist of all the series written by Terrance Zepke, including the chronological order of books in each series. Also included is some information fans may find helpful, such as how to connect with her on social media and a special message from this author.
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.
Things My Mother Used to Say
Price: Free! Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A multi-chapter journey through our shared past, Things My Mother Used to Say tries to recapture my mother's most important sayings and figure out not only why she said them, but how they relate to my life today.
Margarita Chorné y Salazar, la primera mujer titulada en América Latina
Price: Free! Words: 13,710. Language: Spanish. Published: December 15, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
La mexicana Margarita Chorné y Salazar fue la primera mujer titulada en América Latina. Hija de Agustín Chorné y Campos y de Doña Paz Salazar, la segunda de cinco hermanos, nacida en 1864. Se inclinó por la dentistería –como en ese entonces llamaban a la odontología-, que es lo que la apasionó y a lo que se dedicaban su padre y su hermano mayor.
Maestra Ascendida Perla, Mi Maestra
You set the price! Words: 35,890. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Una biografía fascinante de una moderna Dama Maestra estadounidense que desempeñó un papel fundamental en la transmisión de una nueva forma de enseñanzas espirituales durante los años 70's-80's. A diferencia de las enseñanzas teóricas que habían caracterizado el esoterismo hasta ese momento, con el corazón abierto transformó la gente a través de una transmisión directa de conciencia.
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.
Contar las cosas como fueron
Price: Free! Words: 49,350. Language: Spanish. Published: September 9, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
El terremoto de 1985 en la Ciudad de México es un parteaguas en la vida de muchos mexicanos. Evangelina Corona Cadena, ante la dolorosa experiencia de haber visto gran cantidad de talleres de costura bajo los escombros, promovió la creación del Sindicato de Costureras 19 de septiembre, para proteger al gremio. Te invitamos a conocer su historia.
U vrtlogu nade
Price: Free! Words: 17,630. Language: Serbian. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Životna priča Radmile Milke Puača iz pera njene kćerke.
In Search of Happiness; Girls’ Testimonial Writings for Parents and Teachers
Price: Free! Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book compiles writings stemming from the autobiographical workshop taught by DEMAC at the Las Mercedes foster home. They are revealing testimonies of the various types of abuse suffered by its nine authors. The illustrations, created by the girls themselves, appear throughout the book, as well as the represented calligraphy.
Bottled
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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It was message-in-a-bottle day at the Charlotte headquarters. Sidonie Fery's is chronicled in detail. More of the usual Psecret Psociety madness. A transcripted 1200-word short story.
El amor está en la página 52
Price: Free! Words: 46,530. Language: Spanish. Published: July 27, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Franziska Surber Geisser en su testimonio narra su feliz infancia en Zurich, Suiza y cómo conoce México en su adolescencia. Regresa a Suiza para rápidamente volver a México y desarrollarse en todos los aspectos: estudio, trabajo y en la vida misma, tanto en lo espiritual, afectivo y emocional.
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.
In Those Days Book 1 The Ties That Bind
Series: In Those Days. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,410. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In 1909 at the age of thirteen, Nellie camps with her family in the new State of Oklahoma. They fled crop failure at home in East Texas. She loved her parents, grandparents, brothers and sisters. All of them believed they could pull through the worst of circumstances. Instead, they barely scraped by with enough to eat. The book provides detailed background of her family life in those days.

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