Books tagged: feminist

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While the Buddha Watched...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,500. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
This is a story of a woman torn between her current hollow life and the one that beckons her with promises of love and fulfillment. Finally it takes a cruel twist of fate to shake her out of reverie. It takes immense courage to follow one’s dream, to let go of the fears and also the comforts that one gets used to. The story dwells over this inner turmoil that all of us go through
Voodoo Dreams: A Novel of Marie Laveau
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,760. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
New Orleans in the mid-nineteenth century: a city pulsing with an undercurrent of secret power. The source of this power is the voodoo religion, and its queen is Marie Laveau, the notorious voodooienne, worshipped and feared by blacks and whites alike. A mesmerizing combination of history, oral tradition, and storytelling, Voodoo Dreams reimagines the woman behind an enduring American legend.
No End to the Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
War rape, profit, baby androids, tax exemptions for churches, make-up, having kids, assisted suicide, abortion, grades inflation, littering, business ethics… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.
Martyrs and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 45,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Eleven stories make up this collection. Some are biting satire while others are gentler in tone. From the sectarianism experienced in an Irish childhood to the first elections of the Scottish Parliament the maverick characters have varied lifestyles but the author's voice is consistently her own.
Beginner's Luck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
None of Anders Regans' colleagues in Demonology would have voted him most likely to become a god, but what did they know? A mild-mannered botanist finds himself embroiled in plant pornography, dryad rights, and the theology of conference door-prizes. Illustrated by Georgie Schnobrich.
Hell Hath No Fury
Price: Free! Words: 74,860. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
An extraordinary group of women embark on an extraordinary journey. They confront bias, ridicule and death. They stand fast and roar, "We will not go quietly into the night." Their skill, bravery and dedication change the course of military history. Their right to fight is on the line as they stand toe to toe with their enemies. Equality, like freedom, is won with their blood and sacrifice.
The Second Mango
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 46,730. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Torquere Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
It's hard to find a girlfriend when you don't know any other lesbians, so the young, nerdy Queen Shulamit hires the legendary warrior Rivka to take her around the kingdom on the back of her dragon in search of other girls like her. But the simple quest quickly turns into a rescue mission when they discover a temple full of women turned to stone by an evil sorcerer.
Resurrecting Cybele
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,990. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Cybele Moondragon is an unemployed English graduate student who is disillusioned with her life and tired of being in debt. She decides to resurrect a matriarchal cult based on the pagan goddess Cybele in order to make a lot of money and empower men and women who are stifled in more traditional, patriarchal religions.
Balls (September 1981)
Series: The Fallen, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,160. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A short story, complimentary to The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea, based on actual events, set two years later. Jude and Su have got embroiled in violent civil conflict that threatens to tear New Zealand-Aotearoa apart. Of course NZ being NZ it could only be about Rugby!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,870. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
When Moira Forrest – a writer of romantic fiction - is found dead from a stab wound in Patsy McCutcheon’s garden in Glasgow’s southern suburbs Detective Inspector Sarah MacLeod and her side-kick Hearst are allocated the task of investigating the murder. Sarah – born and raised on the Isle of Harris and in the Wee Free Church – finds the neighbours to be alienated from the police and the law.