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Married to the Down Low by Shona Dukes
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 33,590. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Healing from a past filled with loss, betrayal and regret can seem impossible. Throughout this book, the narrator recalls her experiences as the first lady to a man secretly on the "down low. " In spite of years of heartache, she offers hope for readers who can relate to her story. Encouraged by her own healing process, she looks forward to the road ahead.
My Enemy's Tears: The Witch of Northampton by Karen Vorbeck Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,930. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by FawkesPress. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
She was real. She was rich and beautiful. She was tried as a witch in 1675 -- and survived. This fictional account of a true story describes two lives in conflict -- one cursed and one blessed -- and the transcendent power of forgiveness.
A Doctor's Journey: What I learned about women, healing, and myself in Eritrea by Mary Lake Polan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,990. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Dr. Mary Lake Polan takes us on a compelling journey into Eritrea, where she started a surgical clinic to offer life-changing care to African women. Dr. Polan describes how she and her surgical team offered the care and compassion that forever changed the lives of their African patients, in a story that will inspire readers to believe that they, too, can make a difference.
What Price Freedom by Galina Eangelista
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,490. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Russian
In a place and time where typewriters weren’t allowed and there was only one radio station that the government controlled, few had the courage to speak of it. Now, Galina Evangelista shares the truth of Cold War Russia and how fear lives in people’s minds.
Miracles of Love, Faith and Hope by Jennifer Angelee
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Jennifer and Joe were the picture of health. When they had their first child, Nicholas, they have no idea he was the only one in the world with his genetic disease. One of 7 billion people on the planet! After the death of their second child, Joseph, who had the same disease, they learned of this startling fact.
Wild Bird: The True Jazz Age Tale of Ruth Wightman Morris by John A. Greenwald
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,160. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Biography
The riveting untold story of Ruth Wightman Morris, whose daring exploits, shocking scandals, and passionate affairs broke all the rules and took the Jazz Age by storm.
From Darkness To Triumph: Creating Success Against All Odds by Anastasia Charalabakos
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,580. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this moving and inspiring memoir, Anastasia Charalabakos recounts the trials and triumphs of her life, a journey that, despite her blindness, has bestowed upon her a more powerful appreciation of the world around her. She also provides deep insight into our ability to achieve a richer understanding of our existence and a more lasting peace in our lives.
It'll Feel Better when it Quits Hurting by Lisa Orban
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,830. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Many years ago my friends and I would sit around and play what we called "Jerry Springer: the Home Game". The object of the game was to see how many upcoming shows we qualified for, and whoever had the most at the end of the program won. I was the reigning champion. For better or for worse, this is the mostly true, fairly accurate, and almost completely factual account of my life.
Feisty, Fabulous and 50 Plus: 21 Women Share Their Candid and Compelling Stories by Julie Ankers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,580. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Feisty, Fabulous & 50+ is a collection of 21 ‘warts and all’ stories written by women navigating their way through their 50s and beyond. The stories are inspirational, frank and uplifting as each woman tackles her own set of challenges – all recounted with humour, insight and self-deprecation. A true testament to understated strength and resilience.
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
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