Books tagged: women biography

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All I Had Was Your Birth Certificate
By Lucy Cleary
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This book is a true-life story of a young mother's struggles, heartache and pain after losing her child. She was abandoned by both of her parents at a young age. She was deceived and betrayed by someone she trusted and thought was her friend.You have to read this heart-warming life changing story and experience a voyage that is one of the most exhilarating miraculous adventure.
In Kindling Flame: the Story of Hannah Senesh 1921-1944
By linda a. goldenberg
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 61,340. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This is the gripping story of a young woman who is an icon of resistance to the Holocaust and an enduring symbol of courage. Born in Budapest in 1921, Hannah Senesh dreamed of becoming a writer. But she was Jewish, and by the time she was a teenager, the Nazis were coming to power in Europe. In 1939, at just18, she left for Palestine. Later she returned on a rescue mission that cost her life.
Joi Lansing Singer, TV Actress And B-Movie Icon
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Joi Lansing died an untimely death in 1972. She was a multi-talented performer signed by MGM in the 1940s. Her curvy figure and facial beauty proved to be hindrances. They restricted her to playing "dumb blondes". Despite the stereotypes she was in steady demand as a singer, nightclub performer, as well as a stage, TV, and movie actress. My E-book focuses on her immense versatility and creativity.
Saturday Night Dance Club
By Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: Free! Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction
Pearl's young world is shattered when Papa orders her to leave home. She takes with her the secret of catching Papa in the pantry with the maid. Pearl finds a job in the city. On weekends she heads downtown to the Canteen to volunteer as a "suitable young lady" to dance with the boys in uniform. Pearl considers this her patriotic duty --until Will sweeps her into his arms and heart.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction
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.