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Daughters of Iraq
By Revital Shiri-Horowitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
Daughters of Iraq is a fascinating story following three generation of women as they journey from Iraq in the first half of the twentieth century to modern-day Israel and Seattle. It is the story of a Jewish family that emigrated from Iraq to Israel to start a new life in the newly established country.
The Fragile Mistress
By Leora Skolkin-Smith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,910. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction
The Fragile Mistress is a dark and penetrating look at pre-1967 Israel and Palestine through the eyes of 14 year old Liana Bialik. After her American father's suicide, Liana's Jerusalem-born mother decides to take Liana and her sister back to her homeland, where her family has lived for four generations. Liana feels overwhelmed and suffocated by her mother and begins to reach out.
Women History Forgot
By madeline hartmann
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 60,790. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Powerful women in world History? You bet. Rulers, scientists, fighters....they are here and most are unknown. Forgotten and they should not be!
The Status of Women in Islam
By Sherif Abdel Azeem Mohamed
Price: Free! Words: 18,250. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by Peace Vision. Category: Nonfiction
In the West, Islam is believed to be the symbol of the subordination of women par excellence. In order to understand how firm this belief is, it is enough to mention that the Minister of Education in France, the land of Voltaire, has recently ordered the expulsion of all young Muslim women wearing the veil from French schools!
Michal's Window (A Novel: King David's First Wife)
By Rachelle Ayala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 172,990. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Fiction
In ancient Israel, where women are property, Princess Michal loves her father's worst enemy, the future King David. She sacrifices everything to save his life, but will her heart survive war and separation? A novel of betrayal, forbidden love, and redemption, Michal's Window is an imaginative retelling of King David's story through the eyes of the woman who loved him first.
STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway: The Runaway
By David Wyant
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Fiction
The early 1900s gave way to a new era for the women of the United States; the Flapper era. Women and young girls began to idolize the famous celebrities of jazz and cut their hair short, wearing short dresses, and makeup. Young Martha Birdnest has just turned 13 and much to her family's dismay comes to realize what it really means to be a flapper.
Daughters of Absence
By Mindy Weisel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,140. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Dream of Things. Category: Nonfiction
A collection of essays by daughters of Holocaust survivors. Despite the unique pressures of being the daughters of "survivors," the contributors have thrived and made the most of their lives, but not in stereotypical ways. Instead, they chose ways that combine compassion with courage, and success with celebration. The result is an uplifting and inspiring book from a group of very inspiring women.