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The Last Suttee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,560. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The Last Suttee is about the protagonist, Kumud's struggle to stop suttee, a barbaric ritual that has scarred her for life. As the director of an all-girl orphanage, she shields her girls from customs that victimize women. A shocking phone call turns her world upside down. She has no choice but to single-handedly stop this heinous crime. Can she convince the town to stop this savage tradition?
Through the Fire
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
A tool guide for bereavement and empowerment. From emotional support to legal resources and financial planning, Through the Fire seeks to offer a comprehensive guide on dealing with widowhood, not just in the immediate aftermath but also in anticipation of this turn of events.
The Sisterhood of Widows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,380. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
This book is a collection of true stories from widows of all walks of life who reflect and comment about life after the death of their husbands. Emotionally every widow handles it differently and yet there is a common bond they share that makes them part of a sisterhood. Each chapter is a widow’s story that provides perseverance, guidance, and insight into human nature.
Half a Piece of Cloth: The Courage of Africa's Countless Widows
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Riveting first-hand accounts from widows in seven African countries, many young with young children, exposing their desperate circumstances and courage. 'In tune with the African way of telling stories. Once I started reading, it was hard to put down.' From the Introduction by Emily Onyango of Kenya.
Managing Alone
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,980. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Finance
Using real life stories and real life solutions, based on their extensive experience as financial advisors, Jennifer Black and Janet Baccarani, offer insight, counsel, direction, encouragement and most important, specific information to guide recent widows and widowers through the financial transition to the next stage of their lives.
The Young Desert Farmer
Price: Free! Words: 62,990. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
A small dry sluggish feudal village in western Rajasthan came alive after the villagers managed to pump irrigation water from great depth. Tan Dan and his livestock breeding clan became commercial farmers more powerful than the former feudal lords. Tenants became landowners participating in the casteridden political game of the area. Tan Dan tried modern farming based on agricultural science.
The Heartbeat Next To My Heartbeat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
"This is a celebration of the nirvana that an all-knowing Creator intended when He ordained that one heart should find its complement and the two would become as one. In the heartbeat next to my heartbeat, Victoria Alaadeen bravely opens her heart and her memories, allowing us deep into the intimacy she shared with her friend, client, lover and heart, saxophonist Ahmad Alaadeen.
The Heartbeat Next To My Heartbeat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013 by Fandeen Publishing Company. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles
"This is a celebration of the nirvana that an all-knowing Creator intended when He ordained that one heart should find its complement and the two would become as one. In the heartbeat next to my heartbeat, Victoria Alaadeen bravely opens her heart and her memories, allowing us deep into the intimacy she shared with her friend, client, lover and heart, saxophonist Ahmad Alaadeen."
Widows and Widowers Standing Strong
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
An inspiring book consisting of interviews with real life widows and widowers.
Widows and Widowers Standing Strong
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
An inspiring book consisting of interviews with real life widows and widowers.