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Madam Courage
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Raider Publishing International. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
(5.00 from 1 review)
By Martin Kari
Life is beautiful - No matter what !
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,120. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
" Life is beautiful - No matter what " traces the ups and downs of a young Swiss girl as she struggles through a difficult childhood and into womanhood. Armed only with advice from her beloved grandma, she encounters deception, rejection, cancer, and heartbreak. The book follows her as she travels around the world in search of healing, both for her illness and for her scars on her soul.
FAREWELL OPRAH, with LOVE: 25 Seasons of Laughter, Tears, and Inspiration
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Oprah Winfrey is an iconic figure that magnetize respect and adoration for long as she lives. The Oprah Winfrey show has captured the public attention since its inception and now the farewell season has emerged, it is time to properly and sadly say goodbye.
The Beauty Girls
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,590. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Carol Leonard had been a midwife for over 30 years when she experienced a little "blip" in her career and wandered off in a completely unexpected direction. This book is a screamingly funny account of one woman's postmenopausal experience of being in Beauty School.
A Woman Denied... The Early Years
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,060. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Simon Bushie had always wanted a little boy to complement the two girls he already had. When his wife Evelyn conceived, it became the happiest day of his life. Everyday he rooted for a boy. But when the baby came, it came with mixed gender. A staunch traditionalist that he was, Bushie was determined that the baby would be a man like him. He went on to register the baby as a boy, naming it Raymond.
Thirty Years in September
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,730. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
When sixteen year old Kate Genovese went to visit her sister Denise in the hospital in 1968, she claims "something clicked that very moment, I wanted to make Denise better again, heal her shattered body and make her laugh ... I couldn't put words to my feelings, but I knew I wanted to do more then just visit" That day Kate discovered her calling in life, nursing.
Charlotte Bronte's Thunder
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 214,750. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Charlotte Brontë, author of 'Jane Eyre,' spent most of her life concealing a secret. Like a wizard or magician, she could conjure thousands of anagrams in her mind and then hide them inside the pages of her writing. In her childhood, this talent was a novelty, but later her secret code took on immense proportions and serious consequences when she wrote about corruption and murder in her township.
Laura: A Life in Progress
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This brief profile chronicles a young woman's successful transformation from rebellious youth to law abiding citizen.
A Pain in the Toenails
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Ah, the innocence of medical school. This is a story from my third year of clinical clerkship, when I started rotating through the hospital wards. One patient taught me about ulcerative colitis...and a few other things. You can also find this essay in my book, The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales from the Emergency Room.
The Butterfly's Cage
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 25,320. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
(5.00 from 1 review)
'The Butterfly’s Cage', is the heart wrenching, inspiring true story of a young Pakistani woman’s flight to freedom. Suffering abuse, tyranny and disownment as a result of refusing to submit to the abuse received by not one but two violent husbands, Shahnaz opens the doors to a hidden world, illustrating how cultural values can allow human rights violations to prosper.
Princess Sultana's Daughters
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,850. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Readers of PRINCESS were gripped by Jean Sasson's powerful indictment of women's lives behind the veil. Now, in the compelling sequel, Jean Sasson and Princess Sultana turn the spotlight on Sultana's two teenage daughters, Maha and Amani.
Princess: A True Story of Life Behind the Veil in Saudi Arabia
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,250. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
PRINCESS reveals the secret life of Princess Sultana Al Sa'ud, from the royal house of Saudi Arabia. Hidden behind her black veil, she is a prisoner, jailed by her father, her husband and her country. A New York Times bestseller, PRINCESS was named one of the 500 Great Books by Women since 1300, an Alternate Selection of the Literary Guild, a Doubleday Book Club pick, & a Reader's Digest Selection
A Return to Life after a Tragic Death
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Series: Books to help the sad hurt and lonely, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,790. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This story follows a family's walk through their loved one's tragic suicide, showing how they were able to struggle with grief and eventually return the zest for living, with the help of their living God. Suicide Statistics; type; preventions; and help given to those in need. Levels of grief and how to cope to get your life back is also included with question and answers.
Spirit Whispers - Autobiography of a Psychic Medium
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,120. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011 by Fontaine Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Spirit Whispers is the deeply moving and inspiring autobiography of Australian psychic medium Charmaine Wilson.
Da-ma, Shao-ma: My Two Moms
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Besides the harsh life in a nation rebuilding after half a century of rule by the Japanese, Shoulee faced other challenges. Her father, having married and fathered children, took a second woman, who likewise gave birth to several more. This true story recounts the competition between two mothers, "Da-ma and Shao-ma," strife between their offspring, and the struggle for survival.
Actress in Spite of Herself: The Life of Anna Cora Mowatt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by Ad Stellae Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Anna Cora Mowatt holds an important place in American theater history. She was the first woman to give public readings; she wrote the first social satire for the stage; and, having become a star overnight without previous acting experience, she was the first American to make the acting profession for women respectable--proving that a lady could be an actress and an actress a lady. Ages 12 up.
Vodka On My Wheaties
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 153,890. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011 by John Guevin. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
"Vodka On My Wheaties" is like no other book you have ever read. The events that have happened to Ann Lloyd are only seen on the silver screen, but all of her stories are non-fiction. Her book reads like a novel even though it's an autobiography. "Vodka On My Wheaties" is filled with a humorous potpourri of real life happenings for a wide range of people to enjoy.
Don't Laugh at my Cervix
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Alt-World. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
How I survived Cervical Cancer, the events leading up to it, the choices I made and everything else that happened. A story about how life sneaks up on you while you are busy living it.
Punished for Purpose
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 191,320. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Punished for Purpose is a compelling true-life story of abuse, hardship and inspiration-the vivid tale of a beaten child turned prostitute who experiences a life transformation when 13 people intercept her life and change it forever.
Tryin To Figure It Out
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Crazy Mama's quest for a pill to make her not want to punch people in the face anymore.