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Journey of Hope, Memoirs of a Mexican Girl
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 40,680. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2010 by Claude Rosay. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Journey of Hope, Memoirs of a Mexican Girl is the autobiography of a Mexican girl who immigrates illegally to Los Angeles, California in the 1970's. Rosalina recounts her early childhood memories in a small town surrounded by farms in the state of Guanajuato, Mexico. Follow along the journey taken by one Mexican girl whose love for learning and appreciation for America will touch your heart.
Put the Billy On
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 59,740. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010 by Dr David Reiter. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Gives us insights into what it was like to grow up in Australia in the before and during WWII. The story is mixed with undertones of delightful humour and fading innocence. Historical events are artfully compared to the tensions in the speaker’s own life. Invites us to reflect on how far we’ve come, and the precious things that may have been that may have been lost on the way.
Towards a Grammar of Being
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010 by Dr David Reiter. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Like Dickinson’s letter to the world, Julie Waugh has dedicated herself to the poet’s scrupulous custom of reflection and self-examination. The result is this poetic self-portrait. What towards a grammar of being delivers, in its high intelligence and tender sensuality, and in its inventive stream-of-verse episodes, is, quite simply, psychology, or what we used to call intuition.
The Three Strategies of the Unstoppable Woman
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,920. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Women in business
This book is for women looking to grow, whether in her profession, as an entrepreneur, or as an avide lover of life. Learn about the three strategies that provide a solid foundation to the blueprint of your success. Accountability. Collaboration. Initiative. No book can change your life, but these three strategies can help your improve yours.
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.
Personal and Confidential Letters to My Sons and Daughters
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Price: Free! Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Personal and Confidential Letters to My Sons and Daughters is about: tips and conversations on How to conduct and prosper in: Relationships, Business, Finance, Health, Religion, Law, Personal Dignity and Security
Lifting the Veil of Secrets in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,880. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Saudi Arabia is an ancient culture as old as time itself, yet filled with all the modern conveniences that money provides. Restless and looking for something new and exciting, two nurses traveled to this ancient kingdom to ply their skills and practice close personal contact—along with modern medical care—with people for whom slavery, buying wives, and female subjugation is just a way of life.
Women and Power : A Short Overview of Social Changes and Women’s Empowerment
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
We will also go into some detail about how feminist and egalitarian movements and organizations act towards women’s rights. Then we will try to figure out if feminism really means equality for all in conclusion. As it often happens when it comes to similar causes, this situation is constantly developing, practically ever changing. You will learn a lot about women empowerment through this book.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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.