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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.
Crushed Innocence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
An inspiring true story, Crushed Innocence: Journey into Promise, is a courageous memoir of a woman and her forty-year journey of redemption. It follows her life as a child growing up in a dysfunctional home with an abusive alcoholic father and a mother who should have protected her. This is a story of forgiveness and healing, and how God transformed a young woman and called her to be a missionary
Aunt Eleanor's Men: A True Story of One Woman's Pursuit of Grandeur
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 97,910. 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.
Rocking Horse: A Personal Biography of Betty Hutton
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 27,150. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In Rocking Horse Betty Hutton speaks for herself - through recorded interviews before her passing in 2007- from her own point of view of the spectacle, stardom and nostalgia.
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.
Impresiones de Lucía Richard; Literatura, arte y sociedad en el Chile de los años 50
You set the price! 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 feministas de la sociedad santiaguina de los años 50.
Call Me Coinin
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 23,160. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sandy Prantl, an occupational and craniosacral therapist takes us on her journey of healing from childhood abuse that led to the development of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This memoir chronicles Sandy’s relationship with a wolf named Orca and how they brought healing to each other. This led to work with other animals and an understanding of PTSD recovery and interspecies healing.
Read Between the Lines: From the Diary of a Teenage Mom
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,100. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Jenelle Evans shares the raw emotional stories of her youth that helped shape the woman she has become, all drawn from her childhood diary.
Riots & Revolutions: Travels Of The Very First Female Journalist To...
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 81,360. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » World
I was there in the midst of these upheavals because I predicted several: • Chinese invasion of India in 1962, • the 1965 communist revolution in Indonesia, • the increased tension and acts of violence in the Middle East, and • the 1972 coup in the Philippines
Geri's Story - Her Life, Her Loves, Her Lord
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Geri Bond lived a varied life facing great hardships including an overprotective mother, the agony of a divorce and finally a calming nearly 56-year marriage to the co-author. She had an amazing work ethic which included grocery checker, assistant to an accountant, working in logging operation, newspaper teletype operator, housewife, school crossing guard and juvenile probation officer.