The roaring lioness of England!
Born in 1102, Matilda's unique heritage was meant to unify an England still divided by her grandfather's conquest in 1066. When the 1120 White Ship Disaster made her the only surviving child of her parents, Matilda suddenly became heiress to the English throne in a time when the old Saxon Witan, not the king's Will, still decided the succession.
I immigrated from China to Canada in 2005. What happens to a man when he is immigrating from one country to another while the two countries are totally different in culture and system? The story tells my own experience when I went though this dramatic life-changing moment. Ninety percent of the story actually happened.
Psykonaut: Noun - An explorer of one's own mind e.g through meditation. Tattoo: Noun - Marking on skin to indicate life's path. One day on a beach I met a guy called Adonai, he asked me to tell him about the meanings behind all of my tattoos; I spent the whole sunny day with him lying on the sand and swimming in the sea recalling my life to him. The is the story of that day.
In a book that will be a welcome addition to the libraries of music fans, George Colabella presents in Taking it from the Top a warm account of the journey JR took from the heady days of New York City as popular music began its unstoppable rise, through to the present day.
Like is a curious turn of events down roads that are often as twisted as a tub of pretzels. It's not the straight and true course that we had envisioned when we set out on this journey that we, with no choosing of our own, were cast head long into nine months before we existed. This a series of short stories...all true.. written by the author and published in magazines across the country.
What Happens When You Search for Hope? Beyond a Charmed Life, A Mother’s Unconditional Love is an inspirational memoir about a mother’s love for her special needs son with heartfelt stories and a triumphant spirit of overcoming insurmountable challenges. From caretaker to advocate role, author Barbara Huntress Tresness wants to share “you are not alone and hope does exist”.
Flowering Roots tells the true story of a young woman migrating to Australia with her family. The author tells of her struggles to understand the new language, the culture and trying to survive. This is trip of acculturation and independence told in poetry.