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Heroine Tracks
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Essay » Author profile
Aisha Raison, author of Speaking in Cursive and Other Adventures of Little Girl Blue, introduces essays and poetry on the Independent Black Woman, relationships, love and social issues.
Gracie an English Bull Terrier: A Handbook for Being Dog's Best Friend
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
30 years rehabilitating dogs barely prepared Christy for her first Bull Terrier. Add a Collie and Labrador to the mix and life could be chaotic; when it came to medical crisis and stress, these same dogs provided the encouragement to keep going. Including tips on temperament testing, feeding, and training, this memoir/handbook will resonate with dog lovers, affirming why we are dog-people.
Lady Master Pearl - My Teacher
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,040. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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A fascinating biography of a modern American lady master who played a pivotal role in transmitting a new form of spiritual teachings during the 70s-80s. Unlike the theoretical teachings that had characterized esotericism up to that point, her open heart transformed people through a direct transmission of consciousness. An ordinary appearing woman who achieved liberation in the midst of daily life.
Story Of Rabia Al-Basri Muslim Women Sufi Saint
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Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book is about story of Rabia Al-Basri one of the greatest muslim women sufi saint from basra. Rābiʻa al-ʻAdawiyya al-Qaysiyya (Arabic: رابعة العدوية القيسية‎) or simply Rābiʿah al-Baṣrī (Arabic: رابعة البصري‎) (717–801 C.E.) was a female Muslim saint and Sufi mystic.She was the one who first set forth the doctrine of Divine Love.
Falling to Minimum Wage Misery: How I survived the Great Recession
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,020. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a memoir detailing a period of time when the author worked at a minimum wage job during the recession. She had fallen from a career that required a Bachelor's degree to a part time job that had no education requirement. She speaks of her struggle during this time and how she made her way out.
A Not So Virgin Mary
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 84,490. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Based on the true story of a woman born and raised in Brockton, Mass. She served her country in WWII working on a project that was classified 'Top Secret' until the 1990s. She transitioned to civilian life to work in the State Department to work for the first freely elected president of South Korea, Syngman Rhee. She was in South Korea at the start of the Korean Conflict,
Cowboy Sweethearts
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Get a glimpse of rodeo life from the days of tent camps and telegrams to the age of traveling in luxury horse trailers with built-in living quarters and cell phones. Read the true stories of eleven women who married prominent men of the rodeo. Some stayed at home while other went with their husbands on the rodeo circuit. A few were rodeo participants, themselves.
How to Survive When the Government Takes Your Kids: Written By a Woman Who Lost Her Kids and Survived, Barely
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
Everything was going fine, until February 13th 2008. I woke up at 7am, before everyone. I checked on the kids, they were still sleeping, and then I made the mistake that I will regret for the rest of my life. I laid back on the couch and fell asleep…
We All Have a Voice: My Mother's Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,720. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
At the age of 14, Maha Al Fahim skillfully brings her mother's story to life in these pages, creating an inspiring testament to the power of speaking the truth, of bringing meaning to suffering, and of discovering what truly matters in this life. Her mother’s experiences highlight the denigrating effects of discrimination, the abuse of labor laws, and the corrupting power of greed.
Soulful - A true story of an intuitive healer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,670. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Touching, powerfully direct, and insightful. Soulful tells a story of unprecedented depth and intrigue of how T.B Human learned to live with her spiritual sensitivity and bravely shares intimate details of a journey searching for love and acceptance while walking a life where spirit we her constant companions.
Female Kundalini
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,660. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Life Force Books. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
As a young girl, Margaret Dempsey's turn towards “something spiritual" appeared to be a source of comfort in a confusing and bewildering world. As she describes her upbringing in Catholic Ireland, her days in a boarding school run by nuns, her training as a nurse, and her escape to London, New York and India, we understand how the challenges she faced brought about a spiritual longing.
Driven: When Obstacles Take Center Stage
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,360. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Driven is about betrayal, deception, abuse, infedility and abandonment. Driven can be a panacea on how to overcome extreme difficulties by determination, the will to overcome and desire to succeed. Driven tells how she fought to keep her family of five off the government's payroll by having four jobs, each feeding off each other enabling her to go from poverty to become a successful entrepeneur.
Lillian
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,890. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Lillian Vickers, a pretty working class girl, is sent to work at a young age on a farm in Ludborough, Lincolnshire. It is around the start of the 20th century. In Lillian we follow her story as she negotiates her way through life: marriage, motherhood, the trials of family, and health.
Not What We Were Expecting
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,610. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 by Fountain Blue Publishing www.fountainbluepublishing.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
An adoption agency and birth mother want to take back a 3-month old baby boy from a couple who wanted to give him a loving home after learning that the adoptive mother was pregnant. The 22-year old biological mother (who had signed away all parental rights) said that she wanted the parents who adopted her son to not have their own biological children.
महान लेखक श्रंखला 1: अगाथा क्रिस्टी
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: Hindi. Published: November 3, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
अगाथा क्रिस्टी का पूरा नाम अगाथा मैरी क्लरिस्सा क्रिस्टी था। उनका जन्म १५ सितंबर १८९० को टॉर्के, डेवन, में एक धनी उच्च मध्यम वर्गीय परिवार में हुआ था। अगाथा क्रिस्टी विश्व की महानतम महिला लेखिकाओं मे गिनी जाती हैं। वो अंग्रेजी अपराध उपन्यासकार, लघु कथा लेखिका, और नाटक रचनाकार थी।
Peach Cobbler for Breakfast - Surviving a Life-Altering Event
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,260. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by iCrew Digital Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Sheila Moore Thornburg Dobbie lived the experience of loss, came up with a plan for survival and achieved her recovery. Peach Cobbler for Breakfast is a story of love and loss. It is laughter through tears and overcoming fears. It is indescribable grief and pain beyond belief. It is joy and recovery through new discoveries. It is survival.
The Golden Genius: The Amazing Life of Maria Altmann
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Maria Altmann and her husband fled their homeland when the Nazi regime came to Austria and threatened their lives. They left their loved ones, their property, and everything that was in it--including their family’s artwork. Altmann eventually settled in the United States, but did not forget the past that was stolen from her. Several dozens of years later, Altmann had her day in court, and change
Keeper of the Flame: A Biography of Nina Simone
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The life of Nina Simone is one of blocked paths and surprising detours. Some people are born to an obvious destiny, only to find that society, circumstance, and chance steer them onto an entirely different course. Had Nina been born at a different time, she could very well have been a superstar of classical music at an early age. However, the severe oppression of African Americans in the United S
Nobody Told Me
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 93,580. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Cassie’s childhood was one of cruelty and sexual abuse; suffered for as long as she could remember. Her story tells of how Cassie’s life was a life full of a dependency that began in her teens and ended in her 40’s.
Thirty Men & a Girl: A Singer’s Memoirs of War, Mountains, Travel, and always Music
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 176,750. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is a wonderful book, tracing the life of an extraordinary and inspirational woman - her wartime experiences, travelling throughout the Middle East during the War performing for the troops with a small orchestra, and becoming a WW2 forces sweetheart. Then follows her post war career as an opera singer, Elisabeth Parry's fascinating memoir fills an important gap in British operatic history.