Books tagged: women issues

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Body Thieves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Adolescent girls are caught in a societal crisis concerning body image and size. Body Thieves provides information and skills to help them reclaim their natural bodies, become physically active and get on with their lives. Contains valuable information about boys and their problems as well to help illustrate the gender differences in development and culture. Full bibliography and resource list.
From Hell and Back: Survive and Thrive
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
She was brutally victimized first as a child and then as a wife: both her mother and her first husband made numerous attempts to kill her. But author Gussie McRobert was determined to not only survive, but to recover and thrive. And that is just what she did. She was elected, and then twice re-elected, as mayor of Gresham, Oregon. You too can survive and thrive, regardless of your past.
Slaying the Mermaid: Women and the Culture of Sacrifice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,770. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
Why do so many women feel obliged to put other people's needs first—even when they don’t want to? Slaying the Mermaid explains why the self-sacrificing impulse comes from women's history, not their nature.
Self Defense: Easy self defense moves that could save your life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Besides being a trumpet teacher I also taught blackbelt advanced classes and self defense classes at a huge karate school (over 1200 students). Through the years I made notes of the techniques that people could use the day they learned them and the ones that wasted time. This book has step by step descriptions and pictures of self defense techniques that anyone can learn in a matter of minutes.
The Department of Lost and Found
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Zoe Miller is a young airport worker who longs to be a photographer, but she doesn't know how to go about pursuing her dream...or even if she should. Then a chance encounter with a wayward passenger offers the promise of a new life, and suddenly Zoe must decide: stay within the comfort zone of the only life she's ever known, or get on a plane with a stranger who can help her dream come true?
Under The Shadow Of The Almighty
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 35,970. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
This is an autobiographical story of dealing with breast cancer while staying in the shadow of the Almighty.
The Real Teachings of The Bible!
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,160. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
This Book will cover many areas of the human experience ... answering many questions not from a denominational perspective, but from the Bible’s perspective.
Conflicting Hearts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Two lovers, with different desires, collide in a tale of one woman's struggle to overcome the effects of childhood sexual abuse.
The Mormon Woman... Goddess or Second Class Citizen?
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,130. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism
Having accepted the LDS P.R. pitch that they are “Goddesses in training”, Mormon women soon find themselves trapped within a reality that doesn’t fit what they’ve been told. These thirteen women, however, found the truth, and the truth has set them free. (John 8:32)
The Kickdown Girls
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
If you haven’t seen 'Attack the Block' or 'Shank' or perhaps don’t even know what these are, you are unlikely to understand or enjoy this book. For a large part of the population, especially in London and other major cities, there is an urban sub-culture which takes in gangsta rap and gangsta culture. It has its own language and set of rules. This is not cosy suburbia.