- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Desperately Seeking Marie Prevost by Richard Kirby
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 29,050. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Desperately Seeking Marie Prevost takes a look back at the life and work of a beautiful, talented, yet ill-fated actress, who was one of Hollywood’s biggest stars of the 1920s.
The Biography of Mother Teresa: The Light Of The Devoted Soul That Changed The World by Chris Dicker
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Who's Mother Teresa? What she did in the world? What's her secret of success? This book will show you the path Mother Teresa went through to achieve worldwide fame and admiration. It's a path through many struggles, suffering and pain. There was something special about her not many people know about. You are going to discover what motivated her to keep going, why she was helping others....
Peru: the Beautiful, the Mystical and the Ugly by Halle McQueen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Halle McQueen's interest in plant medicine inspired her to go to Peru. However, her naivety and lack of knowledge about local cultures exposed her to many experiences. Some were illuminating with Ayahuasca ceremonies but others were dangerous and very ugly. Her plant medicine knowledge was also challenged when she became very ill. This is a factual account of those times.
No Fear in Death’s Light: My Hospital Adventure in Tuscany by Joyce Ganong
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,270. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Joyce and her husband are celebrating their twenty-fifth anniversary with a trip to Italy. On the second day, Joyce is gripped by excruciating pain in her abdomen. Rushed to the hospital, she undergoes emergency surgery. During her ordeal, Joyce is comforted by experiences that reveal startling truths––among them: there is no need to fear death.
Journey to the Self by Maureen Burns
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,160. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A child of wartime London, Maureen emigrated to the other side of the world in the 1950’s. Crossing the Alps in a bubble car, sailing through the Suez Canal, driving in the Australian outback alone, she recreated herself time and time again. A maverick spirit with an appetite for change, Maureen set out to see the world and to see how it would change her.
Oprah Winfrey: Top 10 Tricks to Winning in Life by J.D. Rockefeller
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In the end, keep in mind that there are lots of paths leading to different destinations in life. To meet both ends and achieve a dramatic form of success down the road, Oprah shares with you some life-battle tested tricks. Be guided by these 10 life-changing tips of Oprah Winfrey.
Testimony Below: One Woman's Witness to her Children by Chelsey Woolley
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 ...
My Short-Lived Life at Being Perfect by Brenda Thornlow
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 41,740. Language: American English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Brenda Thornlow shares her story of being raised a third-generation member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses. From a young age, she struggles to accept what her devout family believes, to no avail. Marrying an abusive member with a position of authority in her church, she struggles to extricate herself from this dominating religious group who attempt to manipulate her into staying married to her abuser.
Year of Yes: How to Dance It Out, Stand In the Sun and Be Your Own Person | Summary by Summary Station
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This summary of Shonda Rhimes’ book ‘Year of Yes’: How to Dance It Out, Stand in the Sun and Be Your Own Person gives a chapter by chapter detail followed by an analysis and appraisal of the strengths and weaknesses of the book itself. The book has a main theme of how to be yourself while being more positive in these daily routines and it leads Shona Rhimes to discover aspects about herself
Adios, Mi Pequena Habana by Cecilia M. Fernandez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,880. Language: Spanish. Published: June 8, 2016 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
La revolución arrancó de raíz a Cecilia, con apenas seis años, de su cómodo hogar de clase media en Cuba y la plantó en el vecindario de bajos recursos de la Pequeña Habana en Miami. Su padre mujeriego se enfocó en reconstruir su carrera, persiguiendo la promesa americana de riquezas y liberación del pasado.
Utopia's Daughters by JoEllen Conger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,730. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Our parents, escaping the throes of World War II, brought up their two young daughters in a world dedicated to the peace of mankind. Mankind United was an organization that began in the late 1800s, seeking a different way to live.
The Many Lives of Tania Laveder, Russian World War II Survivor by Jemma Helene
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.
Spymistress: The True Story of the Greatest Female Secret Agent of World War II: Summary by Summary Station
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
“There is safety in conjecture,” Atkins grew up learning to be a mass of conflictions. This served her well in later life by helping to confuse her enemies. Upon her relocation to Britain, Atkins followed another piece of her father's advice when he advised her not to sign any paperwork. She created her own identity and took her maternal grandfather's surname.
From MTV to Mecca by Kristiane Backer
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 157,230. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. 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.
Dear Martl, A companion to the book Dear Hanna by Rudolf A. Zimmer
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 113,200. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
“Dear Martl, a companion to the book Dear Hanna” presents a story of the trouble and hardship women had to endure while their men were engaged on the front during World War II.
Secret Storms: A Mother and Daughter, Lost then Found by Julie Mannix von Zerneck & Kathy Hatfield
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,310. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The year is 1964. A pregnant, nineteen-year-old debutante is confined to a mental hospital until she gives birth. A loving middle-class couple adopts the baby girl from Catholic Charities. In this award-winning memoir, a mother and daughter recount the stories of their lives. Written in two distinct and deeply expressive voices, their stories seamlessly meld together toward a breathtaking ending.
Rise of a Woman: A Memoir by Edna Singha
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A memoir of a woman fallen within her family, culture and the society. And she stood on her own feet. A story of forty years in twelve thousand words! It is all about stubbornness and revenge which turned out to be courage and determination.
A Closer Look at the Life of Kim Kardashian by J.D. Rockefeller
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Who could not have heard about the Kardashian’s appearance in the famous TV series entitled “Keeping up with the Kardashians”. The success of this TV show has paved the way to more opportunities for Kim such as Kourtney and Kim Take Miami and Kourtney and Kim Take New York. Apart from that, her marriage to popular rapper, Kanye West even took her fame and coverage into a newer height.
What Is My Purpose? - Inspiring Essays on the Questions Every Woman Asks Vol. 1 by Rachael Yahne
You set the price! Words: 5,650. Language: American English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Cancer survivor and blogger Rachael is out to answer life's biggest questions about purpose, passion, and being a woman. And in this debut collection of stories, she finds answers that will help all women get the most out of themselves and life. Rachael Yahne is an award-winning blogger and writer of women's lifestyle articles on sites like Huffington Post, Yahoo!, SheKnows and more.
- Nonfiction > Biography > Autobiographies & Memoirs
- Nonfiction > Biography > Personal memoir
- Nonfiction > Biography > Celebrity biography
- Nonfiction > Inspiration > Personal inspiration
- Nonfiction > Biography > Literary biography
- Nonfiction > Biography > Historical biography
- Nonfiction > Biography > Royalty biography
- Nonfiction > Health, wellbeing, & medicine > Cancer