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Caves Of My Life
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 65,870. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2019 by Ukiyoto Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A true story based in South Africa - I will say to all my readers that don't forget the struggles and trials in life but be thankful for them because they are the ones which make you the person you are today.
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.
Los sabores de mi vida
Price: Free! Words: 62,640. Language: Spanish. Published: January 15, 2019 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
En Los sabores de mi vida: memorias de cinco generaciones alrededor del fogón, Fátima García Lastra recrea en tributo a su madre las anécdotas que le contaba de sus antepasados y recetas de cocina.
19S17 México. Es más la esperanza. Testimonios del sismo 2017
Price: Free! Words: 65,140. Language: Spanish. Published: October 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Mujeres que cuentan por escrito sus historias del temblor de 2017.
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.
Impresiones de Lucía Richard; Literatura, arte y sociedad en el Chile de los años 50
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,980. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
Lucía Richard Barnard fue una escritora chilena que destacó como poeta, ensayista, conferenciante, artículista, cuentista, sobresaliendo tanto por la belleza y profundidad de su obra, como por su participación en los principales movimientos culturales, literarios y artísticos de la sociedad santiaguina de los años 50.
Unexpected America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,950. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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Unexpected America is a mainstream memoir which reads like a thriller. Wanjiru Warama leaves Kenya in a huff and heads to the United States for a year’s sabbatical. From the first day, she realizes she has to learn to live all over again in a new culture she knows nothing about.
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.
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
Elskerinde: Confessions of the Other Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Starting with a getaway to Denmark, Elskerinde: Confessions of the Other Woman chronicles a dramatic descent into a sordid affair with a married man and the whirlwind relationship that ensued. It’s a non-fiction novel that gets at the complex and sometimes dark aspects of humanity, and how love and desire can lead people into morally questionable territory.
From MTV to Mecca
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 157,230. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In the early 1990’s Kristiane Backer was one of the very first presenters of MTV. For years she lived and breathed the music scene, gaining a following and becoming a darling of European press. In this very personal memoir Kristiane tells the story of her conversion and explains how faith has given her inner peace and the meaning she sought.
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.
Life by Satellite
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,890. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Friendship
Christine and Linda were professional women, living and working 3,500 miles apart on the opposite sides of the Atlantic in the early 1990s. They were brought together to discuss women's use of computers online, before the World Wide Web appeared. Their friendship blossoms and deepens and their correspondence charts their hopes, dreams and tragedies. But is one revealing everything?
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.
Seventeen Sisters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,250. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This series of seventeen stories focuses on the Barlow family, a family that epitomized the Mormon, polygamous lifestyle. It was led by Albert Barlow, a father of thirty-four children and a husband to three women for over fifty years. The seventeen living daughters of Albert's family here to tell their story. They have seen it all, they have experienced it all.
In Those Days Book 1 The Ties That Bind
Series: In Those Days. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,320. 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.
God Is Not Pixie Dust
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,610. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
“Let me tell you quickly. If I tell you quickly, like ripping a Band-Aid from a scab, I might be less likely to romanticize it, to recount my memories as some jaded love story. It wasn’t. Actually, it was a slaying, a murder to harvest fresh blood.” So begins the beautifully poignant memoir of Portia Bates as she shares her story of deep tragedy and of sweet redemption.
Misereres y exsultates
Price: Free! Words: 59,670. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A través de pequeños ensayos, Celine Armenta, narra la relación que tuvo con las monjas en su infancia y su decisión por ingresar al convento y, diez años después, dejarlo.
Tornado Warning: The Extraordinary Women of Joplin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,970. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Dancing Lemur Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Summer approaches and the residents in Joplin anticipate the fun activities that will follow. What they don’t anticipate is the mile-wide tornado that will devastate the town on May 22, 2011. The tornado kills over a hundred people and leaves thousands homeless. In the face of this tragedy, seven women must gather their courage. Each makes different choices as Joplin recovers from the destruction.
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.

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