Books tagged: women and children

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Unsung Heriones
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,830. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015 by Vision Colleges. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Pastoral Resources
Three major difficulties face the pastor's wife: the first involves the pressure to be perfect, a perfect wife, a perfect mother, and a perfect pastor's wife! This can be very wearing. The stress of keeping up appearances, of always striving to live up to all expectations, of hiding any traumas and hurts within the family, can be exhausting. At least three quarters of pastor's wives
Winding Ways
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015 by Aquitaine Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Everyone wanders through a world of light and darkness, seeking a place in the sun to spend the final decades of life. Winding Ways is every person’s journey through the middle years into the elder years, with a few tweaks here and there. It is a trip from funny and ridiculous to woeful and introspective with stops along the way to admire a sunrise or a flower and hear a bird singing.
If the Shoe Fits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,580. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
If The Shoe Fits follows the intersecting lives of six women on one day as they discover something about love and loss, about themselves, about other women, and, yes, about shoes. In spite of age differences, there is one thing all women have in common—shoes mirror their state of mind. If The Shoe Fits mixes style and metaphor to create a poignant journey that transcends shoe preference.
It's Just Lola
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,750. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Born in1894, youngest daughter of a Peruvian landowner, Lola was seduced at an early age and forced to leave her father’s plantation. Twice widowed with three children by age 21, Lola braved German U-boats off the coast of South America in her quest for security and happiness. Lola lived a life of drama and hardship from the Andes to San Francisco, but she never gave up and never stopped loving.
The Promise Road
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,160. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
On a day Rachel Marin would forever remember, in September of 2000 she sat alone in her small, now empty white-fenced home in South Pasadena, California. While the stinging words of her recently divorced film producer-husband: “I married a whole wife; I deserve a whole wife,” still rang in her ears, she would soon close the door to her small home for the last time, and begin an improbable journey.
Belizean Nail Soup: A Collection of Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,070. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
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Ten stories by nine writers create a vivid image of the variety of people, landscapes and talent in Belize, the tiny seaside Caribbean nation in Central America.
A Whisper to a Scream (The Bibliophiles: Book One)
Series: The Bibliophiles, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,890. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Annie, recently diagnosed with unexplained infertility, and Sarah, a stay-at-home mom, meet through a Classics Book Club, each thinks the other one's life is so much better than her own. But is the grass truly greener on the other side of the fence?
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
Just an Ordinary Woman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,550. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My life is curiously riveting, not because it involves wars or celebrities, quite the opposite. I'm just an ordinary woman, who thanks to unwise decisions and some plain old bad luck, has spent the last forty years stumbling from one disaster to the next. This is my story.
Lacey's Journey part 2
Price: Free! Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Lacey continues to try and piece a life together after being asked to leave home, because she got pregnant in high school. Failing to live up to her parents expectations and a difficult relationship with the father of her child, Lacey's world keeps falling apart.