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Both Sides of My Skin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017 by Annorlunda Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Motherhood doesn't always look like the sentiments from a greeting card. This collection of four short stories explores the reality of pregnancy and motherhood, from the uncertainty of waiting for pregnancy test results to the strange feeling of not being in control of your own body during pregnancy, labor, and the sometimes suffocating routines of parenting young children.
The Gates Manor Band
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,960. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017 by Blue Ink Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
A small town, a mysterious phone call, and a chance for redemption.
Miriam, the wife of Job
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,600. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016 by Viking Horde Media. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
You've read the story of Job, now meet his wife Miriam. The woman who stood beside him through all his triumphs and trials, and who had tragedies and tribulations that were uniquely hers to overcome. What can an ordinary woman do when faced with devastating failure and unremitting loss? Sometimes surviving until tomorrow is the best anyone can expect.
Pick and Choose
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,870. Language: Australian English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These twenty two pieces cover a variety of genres – stories, fictionalised history, reflections on travel and our changing world, and some chance conversations. Some pieces flirt with the supernatural; some concern women’s lives; some touch on happiness; some give readers a glimpse of how authors find their plots. A collection for picking and choosing …
Rainbow Weather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,710. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
(5.00)
A white man dressed as an initiate of a local tribe is found dead in the South African countryside. In Scotland, a casual lie is told to impress a new colleague. In Colombia, a friend sows a seed of doubt about a husband's fidelity. The consequences of these three events ripple throughout the lives of three women on three continents and none of them will be the same again.
A Woman in Russia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,080. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A train journey across Siberia places the writer in a carriage, in which Russian men are unwinding by consuming alcohol. A stranger finds the writer's leg in the dark, forcing her to make a decision. Crossing Russia takes wits, guts, and humour. In possession of these essential attributes, the writer travels across Russia, writing about Russia's history, food, and troublesome drunks.
Murky Waters
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,310. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
These eighteen stories are about crime. That means they’re essentially about love, hate, greed, revenge and power. So they are, of course, also about relationships. Most of them explore how ordinary people can be driven to extraordinary behaviour. The characters in these stories are just that: they’re not gangsters, or terrorists, or professional crooks; they are simply ordinary people.
Anything's Possible
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Anything’s Possible is a collection of three entertaining, insightful stories about women’s lives. Meet Cynthia, a mostly happily married teacher who gets hit on by a younger man at the mall, and Dinah, so obsessed with her garden she alienates her teenage daughter, and Sally, a novelist having lunch with a literary critic, who just happens to be her first love from student days.
Circles Joined to Circles: Real Stories by Real Women on Mothers, Daughters & Sisters
Price: Free! Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
(4.00)
A life-affirming, funny, poignant, and touching collection of stories on the theme of Mothers, Daughters & Sisters by thirteen women writers. This ebook is a companion to the web series "My Bitchy Witchy Paris Vacation," a sweet mother-daughter tale shot entirely on location in Paris, France.
From Hell and Back: Survive and Thrive
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Categories: 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.