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A Life Well Lived: Helen's Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,670. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The life story of Helen Thompson Jensen and what she was able to accomplish during her lifetime despite being able to use only her head.
I Forget to Remember
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
I was a jerk. living the fast life with no compassion, empathy or understanding of what life's true purpose was all about. This book is my true story of what happened to me. Through a series of events I came back a different person. Now I travel in my van helping others and photographing the light that I see. I started a blog about my travels in 2012 and it's now read in over 65 countries.
Pandita Ramabai
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Search God with all your heart, Search God in truth and in Spirit and you will definitely find Jesus. This is the story of Pandita Ramabai. A story told by Pandita Ramabai in her own words and we have added certain biographical elements to put greater light into a wonderful life, whom the Govt of India named the 'Woman of the Millennium'. A Social reformer, a revivalist, a Bible Translator.
Pressing My Luck: A Doctor's Lottery Journey
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 2001, Dr. Shirley Press won 56 million dollars (17.5 million take home) in the Florida Lottery. In her memoir, Pressing My Luck, Dr. Press takes readers on a tour of her life and looks back on how the lottery windfall affected it. With insight and candor, Dr. Press recounts her decisions, daily struggles as well as post-lottery observations on family, friends and life in general.
Womb Gloom! A Story Of A Cancer Survivor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This book is the true story of a cancer survivor housewife who was afflicted by Cancer of the Womb.
MOON WALK DAY
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
It was the summer of 1969. The world was exploding with change and excitement. One would think in small town Hays, in Western Kansas , nothing exciting could happen... But then a 11 year old girl on July 19 started to prepare for members of her family to arrive for moon walk day!
My Girl From Shandong
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
My girl from Shandong, is based on a true story, the story which is an inspiration to millions of women out there. Nothing is perfect they say, well my girl from Shandong is P.E.R.F.E.C.T !. An angel in disguise with a heart of goldThe book portrays a true representation of my girl from Shandong. The beginning is a miracle, the rest is just destiny.
Below the Peacock Fan: First Ladies of the Raj
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You set the price! Words: 93,530. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013 by Bev Editions. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
When the British ruled India, four Victorian women find themselves in a disturbing land, experiencing extremes of decadence amid crushing poverty. Emily Eden, Charlotte Canning, Edith Lytton and Mary Curzon followed husbands or a brother who were appointed Viceroys. In this compelling slice of colonial history we see how India marked them with its heat, mutinies and lascivious secrets.
Was it Worth It? Fifteen and Pregnant; before it was cool.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Poodles Doodles. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A short memoir of a teenage mom. The struggles, the mistakes, the joy and the tears. Fifteen and pregnant before it was made cool by MTV. Teenage pregnancy is anything but cool. It leaves you with a life that is harder than you think. Domestic violence, being a single mom, raising a boy to be a man with little to no life experience.
Under an Australian Sky
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Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Born in Australia, the author was raised in England of British-Australian parents. In her twenties, she sold everything, ditched her plans and travelled to her birthplace – a five-year journey she wrote about in The Jacaranda Trail. Under an Australian Sky features some short original reflections on the author's life Down Under, not included in The Jacaranda Trail book.
Mariuzza, A Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Mariuzza, A Life is the story of Maria Bellino Amato who was born in Sicily, emigrated to the United States when she was 16, and experienced numerous family tragedies. Nevertheless, she prospered and eventually died in the garden in her suburban home near New Brunswick NJ in 1979 at the age of 84.
Dear Sergeant Honey Part II Don't Worry Until I Tell You To
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
A compilation of letters and diaries of a woman soldier in World War II. This is not a recollection or a retelling. The letters and diary entries are on a day-by-day basis as she lived it. Hildegarde Molnar was one of the select few of Women's Army Corps (WAC) service members to be sent overseas. She had a unique job as a court reporter for the Judge Advocate General's section.
The Brilliant Women Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 15,810. Language: British English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
‘It is simply a celebration of those unselfish women who have forged ahead in their chosen field and raised awareness of women’s issues in the process. The consistent message in this book is: ‘be yourself’ and ‘never give up’. A nice inspiring read.’ ‘It’s a tonic for young and old… one to recommend to your daughters when they are making life decisions.’
Memoirs: Early Childhood 1929-1943
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by Laura Nunn. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bette James shares with us her early childhood memories of growing up during the Great Depression. Bette writes candidly about the events of her life and her feelings towards her parents, grandparents and her siblings. Memories: Early Childhood, 1929-1943, includes numerous photographs of Bette and her family, and the house where they all lived, in Mt. Wayte, Framingham, MA.
Reflections...Tales from Nanna
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Price: Free! Words: 24,400. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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.
Mistress Alexandria Series #4 of 12: Mansion Party
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012 by SDS Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Prostitution
Mistress Alexandria has a rare day off from pleasing clients. Favoured client Mick invites her to a party at his mansion. Big mistake.... #4 in a series of 12 Mistress Alexandria short tales, search for other instalments. Discounted anthology of all 12 tales also available. Based on a true story.
Grandma's Motorcycle
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Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
My Motorcycle describes a grandmother's humorous and unsuccessful attempts to ride a motorcycle. Even after professional lessons and assistance from motorcycle cops, the skill to stay upright eludes her. After a thousand miles of falls, road rash, and burns, the grandmother reflects on her failure.
MY CIA: A Memoir
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Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,060. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In her third book, a memoir, McCord uses the lens of the present to delve into the past: McCord was born in Monrovia, Liberia, Africa, the daughter of a CIA Officer and a beautiful, sheltered, young mother of Irish catholic descent, ten months after the birth of her sister.
Dragons and Butterflies 2: War With Her Father
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,220. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by SDS Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
#2 in the Jean Ridgeway series from Marie Jensen. Jean's battle with her abuser becomes a war, & there can only be 1 winner. But in adolescence, she must also face family, boyfriend & school issues, deceit, jealousy, heartbreak & tragedy. In the end, her physical and mental well-being are threatened, as her visions of the future become as heart-wrenching as her experiences of the past & present.
Luzija's Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,300. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A true story of the trials and tribulations of a young girl growing up in war-torn Poland. An in-depth look into the life and times of a true heroine.