Books tagged: women authors

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Over Oceans: A Memoir
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,460. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017 by Blue Iris Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
What can happen when an ordinary woman believes in a miracle-working God? K.L. White discovered the impossible can happen. Go with her over oceans from Paris to London to New York to the Eastern European city of Kiev, on to Tokyo, Miami, Melbourne, Madrid, Acapulco, Toronto, Zürich, St. Moritz, Santo Domingo, L.A., and finally to the holy city of Rome.
Heirs of November: Poems-Prose-Protests
Price: Free! Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Heirs of November is about breaking the silence, standing up and speaking out in a time when The People’s voices are deliberately not heard. These collections of confessional, lyric and free verse poems, prose and protests reveal one poet’s personal thoughts, experiences, encounters and hopes while living in Saint Louis, Missouri and Los Angeles, California in America during 2002 to 2017.
Tolstoy & the Checkout Girl
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,260. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This collection of award winning short stories delves into the consequences of owning a feeling, the hard won life of growing up neglected, the complexities of roommates, dirty nickels, Tolstoy time traveling to find true love and what happens the day you find out your uncle was gunned down by police.
The Stories We Tell: Classic True Tales by America's Greatest Women Journalists
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 153,080. Language: American English. Published: November 1, 2017 by The Sager Group. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The Stories We Tell celebrates the work of twenty women who have made major contributions to the cannon of American non-fiction, including Joan Didion, Susan Orlean, Lillian Ross, Janet Malcolm, and Gloria Steinem. Says Kirkus: "The caliber of work makes this collection a master class in the sort of long-form journalism that is published in magazines...An engrossing anthology."
Train of Thought: A Short Story Collection
Price: Free! Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
An orphan in a train yard, a newspaperman who tangles with Bonnie and Clyde, a poor college student inducted into a secret society of powerful women, and a fun refresh of a classic children's tale. These bite-sized stories are perfect to read over your lunch hour, or while waiting in line.
Payback (A Bad Boy Romance)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,850. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
I hunger for his touch, I crave his intensity, I feel alive for the first time in my life. Will he be willing to abandon his plot for revenge or will I be nothing but payback?
The McCoys of Holy Rock
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,030. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
The McCoys of Holy Rock, Book VI of national bestselling "My Son's Wife" series by Shelia E. Bell. Bombs explode, drama unfolds and hidden secrets like never before are revealed about both the Grahams AND the McCoys of Holy Rock from a very unlikely source! Read the next installment of this dynamic, page flipping series!
The Space Between Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,670. Language: American English. Published: June 2, 2017 by Bazz Graphics. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When Jenna’s life is shattered she finds journals linking her to Morgan, a distant ancestress. As she enters Morgan’s consciousness, the two women embark on life changing parallel journeys that may help them find self-knowledge, healing, and love.
Radical Acceptance | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
Tara Brach's Radical Acceptance is a work of intellectual and spiritual beauty. The book is a lesson on history and religion, an autobiography, a set of psychological case studies, and a spiritual guide all in one. Brach does a masterful job looking deeply at one corner of Buddhism, examining it from a multitude of angles in order to get the fullest view
A Living Memory: Immortality for Sarra Copia Sulam
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Venice contains many remarkable historical figures. One deserving recognition is Sarra Copia Sulam, a Jewish writer who was publicly attacked by the men who benefitted from her learning and generosity. The only Jewish woman to host a literary salon in the seventeenth century, Sarra overcame such censure to remain true to her faith and to produce writings that have ensured her "living memory."