Books tagged: violence and women

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Blinded By Love
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,350. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A touching story that many women have been through; have you ever been ‘Blinded by Love?’ Have you ever been or are being lied to, cheated on, walked over, used, and abused? Were you or are you so tired of it and you don’t know what to do?
Mildred Burke Champion Girl Wrestler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
Mildred Burke's story describes a young woman who gave up a traditional career for a woman in the twentieth century to enter a violent sport that was scorned by the majority of people, especially when women were involved. Yet she preserved her femininity throughout her wrestling life. Observers remarked that she looked, spoke, and acted like a professional secretary away from the ring.
You Are Not Alone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Do you feel isolated, disconnected, that no one understands? If so this book may help. It is like having an intimate conversation with a friend who truly knows you. It will rekindle hope in those of any age who are distraught to the point of giving up their dreams or even their lives and coax them back into Life to become all they were born to be. Where there is breath there is hope.
I Could Only Imagine
Series: Poetry, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: American English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Horror » Crime
This is a poem about domestic violence. The woman in the poem refuses to leave while her neighbors and friends plead with her. The violence is seen through the woman's eyes as well as the people around her. Her children have begun to follow in her footsteps and this should be reason enough to leave her abusive husband but she makes no attempt to escape her fate.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.
The Most Dangerous Time
Price: Free! Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010 by David LaGraff. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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A frightened woman leaves her abusive husband only to find he now intends to kill her. In spite of this, she feels the need to go back to him. Her friends, however, have other ideas, including a fresh romance and a wicked revenge plot.