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Hearts of Purpose: Real-life Stories about Ten Ordinary Women Doing Extraordinary Things for the Glory of God. Volume 1: The Call
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 83,840. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2018 by Nordskog Publishing Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this age of suffering and great need, Gail Grace Nordskog highlights quiet and often unsung women heroes of modern-day society who have reached out to help. Their stories represent the 
true salt and light of the earth. Mrs. Nordskog invites her readers to
 seek God’s will, and to live out their lives with action and a passion for
 God and others, using the gifts God alone gives as He wills.
Then Now and Forever: A Memoir
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,850. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
At the age of 21 VcToria met and fell in love with a bank robber. "Do not try to change me, I am a criminal" were the first words he uttered to her as they moved in together within days of meeting. This life not only led to jail, it led to a downward spiral of drugs, depression and the life she had to fight out of to find her true life.
The Akeing Heart. Letters Between Sylvia Townsend Warner, Valentine Ackland and Elizabeth Wade White.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 141,370. Language: British English. Published: March 26, 2018 by Kate Macdonald. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
The Akeing Heart is the story of the tormented relationships between the British novelist and poet Sylvia Townsend Warner; her life partner Valentine Ackland; their American friend who threatened their happiness, Elizabeth Wade White; and Elizabeth’s neglected partner Evelyn Holahan.
Ottavia's Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,250. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book is not a documentary, it is partially based on a true story of a few women who spent time in the concentration camp.
The Land of Sunshine and Hell: A Memoir of a 60s Unwed Mother
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,710. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In 1964 the Vietnam War was heating up, drafting young men into battle.
The Flight of the Arctic Tern
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 124,170. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2018 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The Flight of the Arctic Tern, first published in 1952, chronicles the travels and adventures of husband and wife Constance and Harmon Helmericks. Beginning in Connecticut, then flying across Canada to the north of Alaska in a Cessna 140, the couple begin a lifelong pioneering adventure of living simply in the wilds of Alaska.
Among the Rugged Peaks: An Intimate Biography of Carla Laemmle
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2018 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Carla Laemmle has led numerous lives during her 90 plus years. She appeared with Lon Chaney in The Phantom of the Opera, as was a passenger in the coach traveling the Borgo Pass in 1931's Dracula. This bio presents an intriguing portrait of a life lived in the strange place that is Hollywood.
An Extraordinary Ordinary Life
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018 by Wordeee. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Susan Phillips Bari’s insightful and page-turning memoir follows her life from Boston to the White House and beyond. As she says and I love...life between the hyphen... An Extraordinary Ordinary Life is a gripping account of a woman's curiosity, determination, and dedication to climbing the mountain of success prior to Title IX. Timeless,
Sandcastles & Snowmen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,450. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Rituals & Practice, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Sahar El-Nadi's new book demystifies Islam and Muslims. From a female leader's worldwide perspective, Sandcastles and Snowmen explores faith through the story of a woman on a personal journey to search for spirituality, leading her to reconnect with Islam in a new, global context in the turbulent post 9/11 world.
CMT and Me: An Intimate 75-year Journey of Love, Loss and Refusal to Surrender to a Disabling Disease
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,010. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Linda Crabtree grew up in the early ‘40s, when the future for a little kid with a disability wasn’t promising. Seventy-five years later she writes about her forays into education, journalism, running a charity, art, antiques, designing a home and her travels. This passionate, entrepreneurial woman has kept plugging away despite a progressive neuromuscular disease, Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT).
Canada 150 Women: Conversations with Leaders, Champions, and Luminaries
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,120. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Women in business, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
From politicians to spacewalkers, entrepreneurs to scientists, Olympians to artists, Canada 150 Women profiles the achievements and struggles of groundbreaking female role models like Deepa Mehta, Elizabeth May, Cindy Blackstock, Michele Landsberg, Lisa Charleyboy, Julie Payette, Evelyn Hart, Lise Watier, and Kim Campbell.
Cold Starry Night
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 80,270. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Young Claire Fejes was a promising sculptor and painter in New York City when her husband gave in to "gold fever." She held the unconventional view that her career was as important as his. But in those days, a woman followed her husband, so Claire did--to Fairbanks, last stop on the Alaska Railroad, in the heart of the immense northern territory, where Joe Fejes intended to mine for gold.
Down the Wild River North
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 119,830. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
In suburban Arizona, 1964, Connie Helmericks announced to her two daughters, 12-year-old Ann and 14-year-old Jean, "We're going to make a canoe expedition to the Arctic Ocean." And for two successive summers, that's exactly what they did. Down the Wild River North is the vividly told story of their adventures in the remote northern reaches of Canada and the Arctic.
Lexie's Village - A New Kind of Family
Price: $11.45 USD. Words: 66,710. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Alternative family, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
What would you do to have a family? At 43, time was running out for Natalie Lovett. A demanding career, combined with a series of failed relationships, and years of back pain meant her chances to have a child were rapidly diminishing. Instead of waiting for life to meet her needs, she decided to go it alone.
Mothers, Daughters, and Body Image: Learning to Love Ourselves as We Are
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,060. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Discover why women are so often unhappy with their appearance—and how they can learn to love themselves.
The Richest Girl in England
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,840. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Katherine Manners was the richest girl in England, a Catholic, and wife to the notorious George Villiers, the Duke of Buckingham. George's reputation spiralled until his bloody assassination. Kate's second marriage to Randal, Earl of Antrim, lead to her participation in the 1638 rebellions against the king. She was a woman behind great men, and this is her definitive biography.
Aunt Eleanor's Men: A True Story of One Woman's Pursuit of Grandeur
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 97,750. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Eleanor knew the world. She knew geography. Ocean liners and trains, timetables, maps, depots, piers, cities, towns, hotels, and shops were her stepping-stones—the rigging for her life on the lam. She was an agile and erudite traveler, and her movable scam propelled her across two continents. She claimed fluency in French, Russian, Italian, and German. Her easy way with language, her cunning, her
The Elephant Chaser's Daughter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
When you are a female born into a poor Indian family, the odds are already stacked greatly against you. The human drama captured in this memoir is nothing short of amazing – the struggle between the two worlds of one’s existence. Written with raw honesty and grit, this is a deeply moving memoir of a young woman confronting her ‘untouchable’ status and her aspirations for a good future.
The Extraordinary Case of Sister Liguori
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2017 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The remarkable but true story of a young Irish nun who flees her convent in Wagga Wagga, NSW, barefoot, in her nightgown, on a foggy winter’s night in 1920, setting the scene for a religious storm unprecedented in Australia’s history. She finds refuge in the home of local Protestants who refuse to disclose her whereabouts to the Catholic authorities.
Riding the Wild Side of Denali: Alaska Adventures with Horses and Huskies (Rev. 2nd Edition)
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 82,660. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Identical twins Miki and Julie Collins trap, hunt, fish, and garden in Alaska's wilderness just north of Denali National Park in Alaska's vast interior. Their closest companions are loyal sled dogs and Icelandic horses. Theirs is an unusual lifestyle even by Alaska standards. In this revised second edition, the sisters share what has happened in their lives in the past twenty-five years.

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