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The Lost Life of Eva Braun

by Angela Lambert

Eva Braun is one of history's most famous nonentities. She has been dismissed as a racist, feathered-headed shop girl, yet sixty-two years after her death her name is still instantly recognizable.

She left...


Appalachian Mountain Girl: Coming of Age in Coal Mine Country

by Rhoda Warren

Appalachian Mountain Girl is a sensitive and beautifully written autobiographical account of a childhood in the coalmine district of Depression-era Kentucky. With humor and warmth—but without sentimentality—Rhoda...


Don't Call me a Victim!

by Dina Yafasova

This novel revolves around the life of Archana Guha, whose unique destiny became the subject of continuous media attention for nearly twenty years in India, Europe, USA and Japan. One night in1974, Archana,...


Improper Pursuits

by Carola Hicks

With these words to Boswell, Samuel Johnson dismissed Lady Di Beauclerk, the wife of one of his closest friends, a woman of the highest rank, the daughter of a duke, who had forsaken her reputation, her place...


My Homage to All

by Kanan Devi & Indranee Ghosh

One of the most powerful women in the movies was thousands of miles from Hollywood.

Kanan Devi, one of the early singing stars, came into the film world in the silent era and, unlike many others, survived the...


Elizabeth Gurley Flynn: Modern American Revolutionary

by Lara Vapnek

This is a brief biography that explores the life of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn. This book is a part of Westview’s “Lives of American Women” series, edited by Carol Berkin. Each title in the series features...


The Blue Box: Three Lives in Letters

by Sallie Bingham

A family history centered around three generations of women spans the Civil War through the Jazz Age.


Molly Brant: Mohawk Loyalist and Diplomat

by Peggy Dymond Leavey

Molly Brant, head of the Mohawk Matrons and chatelaine of a manor house in New York State, was at home in both Six Nations and white society. Because of her ability to influence native politics during the American...


Dame Maggie Scott: A Life in Dance

by Michelle Potter & Graeme Murphy

Foreword by Graeme Murphy. It is impossible to tell the story of dance in Australia without focusing on Dame Margaret Scott. The fiftieth anniversary of The Australian Ballet School is a fitting time to launch...


The Call of the Farm: An Unexpected Year of Getting Dirty, Home Cooking, and Finding Myself

by Rochelle Bilow

Rochelle Bilow, a classically trained cook and aspiring food writer, was nursing a broken heart and frustrated with her yet-to-take-off career when she set out to write a short profile of a small, sustainable...


Barbara Egger Lennon: Teacher, Mother, Activist

by Tina Stewart Brakebill

An examination of Barbara Egger Lennon illustrating how early 20th century American women balanced traditional roles with work and activism.


The Borderline Diaries: For Kimberley

by Elisa Frank

In 2012, Ahmad Otak, an Afghan refugee, brutally murdered Elisa Frank's sister and best friend in front of her eyes. He is now serving a life sentence in prison but Elisa was left severely traumatised. This...


Sleep with Angels

by Lorene Humpal

Longing to return to beer halls and boys, a teenager gives birth to a daughter during the Great Depression, but shows the ultimate lack of maternal instinct when her baby goes missing. Though she claims that...


Maeve Binchy

by Piers Dudgeon

Maeve Binchy's heartwarming tales of love, life, and loss made her one of America's best-loved storytellers. Her novels, which sold more than 40 million copies worldwide, captured imaginations on both sides...


Gravel on the Side of the Road: True stories from a broad who has been there

by Kris Radish

A woman who worries about carrying a .38 special in her purse, nearly drowns in a desert canyon, flies into the war in Bosnia, dances with the FBI, tells Geraldo he shouldn't put guests in hotel rooms with rats...


Not My Story: A Kitchen Sink Memoir Featuring a Home Invasion, Sexual Assault, Recovery, Restorative Justice, Parenting and a Love a

by Pip Brennan

Imagine you have found the ideal new home for yourself and your young daughter after several years of upheaval. You can't believe your luck! Not only is the new house wonderful, but your handsome (single) neighbour...


The Story of My Life

by Helen Keller

Enriched Classics offer readers accessible editions of great works of literature enhanced by helpful notes and commentary. Each book includes educational tools alongside the text, enabling students and readers...


Hooked

by Samantha X

Samantha X is not your typical hooker. She's the wrong side of 35, has two kids and counts a wild night out dining at her local pizzeria. Career-wise, she had it all; writing for Australia's top selling woman's...


The Make-up of a Private Eye

by Caroline Baptista Axelsson

Brilliantly written and highly original, this book brings humor, crime and mystical philosophy to enchant and tease the readers. It takes them through a virtual reality where cybernetic friends join forces,...


You Ask, I Tell: An Autobiography

by Hansa Wadkar, Jasbir Jain & Shobha Shinde

A star is born in India in this breaktaking life story of a silver screen idol forced to grow up too fast.

Hansa Wadkar (born Ratan Bhalchandra) was one of Maharashtra’s best known stage and screen personalities....