By Virginia Prodan
At just below 5 toes tall, Virginia Prodan was once no fit for the towering 6' 10" gun-wielding murderer the Romanian executive despatched to her place of work to take her existence. It was once now not the 1st time her lifestyles have been threatened—nor wouldn't it be the last.
As a tender lawyer below Nicolae Ceausescu’s brutal communist regime, Virginia had spent her complete existence looking for the reality. whilst she ultimately came upon it within the pages of the main forbidden e-book in all of Romania, Virginia approved the divine name to safeguard fellow fans of Christ opposed to unjust persecution in an differently ungodly land.
For this act of treason, she was once abducted, crushed, tortured, put lower than condominium arrest, and got here inside seconds of being completed below the orders of Ceausescu himself. How Virginia not just controlled to elude her enemies again and again, yet how she additionally helped disclose the appalling mystery that might eventually bring about the death of Ceausescu’s evil empire is among the so much impressive tales ever told.
A must-read for all generations, Saving My Assassin is the unforgettable account of 1 woman’s look for fact, her defiance within the face of evil, and a shock stumble upon that proves with out a shadow of a doubt that not anything is very unlikely with God.
By Aimee Molloy
In However lengthy the Night, Aimee Molloy tells the not likely and encouraging tale of Molly Melching, an American girl whose adventure as an trade pupil in Senegal led her to came across Tostan and commit nearly 4 a long time of her lifestyles to the ladies and ladies of Africa.
This relocating biography info Melching's beginnings on the collage of Dakar and follows her trip of forty years in Africa, the place she grew to become a social entrepreneur and one in all humanity's most powerful voices for the rights of ladies and women.
Inspirational and wonderfully written, However lengthy the evening: Molly Melching's trip to aid thousands of African girls and women Triumph is a passionate entreaty for all international voters. This ebook is released in partnership with the Skoll beginning, devoted to accelerating recommendations from organisations like Tostan that tackle the world's so much urgent problems.
By Robin Griffiths
Iva Mae: The booklet of mother bargains a glimpse into America’s rural earlier and chronicles the struggles and triumphs of a girl who didn't allow worry cease her from getting to know what existence needed to provide. recognized for her cooking, love of vacations, and adventurous, ready-to-go spirit, Iva Mae lived her ninety-one years to the fullest.
This is her story.
By Maggie Young,Cole Sweeton,Ashley Taborsky
Just one other quantity hops throughout the a variety of colors of chauvinism within the conservative Bible Belt, the male ruled army, and the superficiality of southern California. My tale is affected by hypocritical Christians, brainwashed warriors, deadbeat band men, and the spoiled, cocaine snorting belief fund offspring of California’s elite. It additionally involves consuming problems, drug cultures, social media, and naturally, army corruption. even if the memoir harbors the darkness and tragedies of my tales, it really is packed jam-packed with raunchy, satirical humor. simply one other quantity dips into the gritty, humiliating points of intercourse from physically features to cringe-worthy one-night stands.
By Jerry Aldridge,Lois McFadyen Christensen
By Antoinette Gallelli
By Éloïse Bompard
Ce recueil de textes est un pari fou : rassembler en huit chapitres trente années d’une vie peu ordinaire. Il ne s’agit pas d’une autobiographie mais plutôt de « morceaux de vie » disposés ici et là.
By Teresa Matvejs
Rose has one ardour: the circus. She enjoys dwelling communally together with her of clowns, acrobats and educated animals corresponding to junk mail the Monkey, Hoover the Pig and Bullets the Parrot. A mom of 5 and caretaker of a senile husband, Rose dreads the belief of residing within the outdoors global, even if the massive best starts to fall apart round her.
Seeking to flee from her struggles with a cruel boss, Rose enters a delusion global, pining for her mystery love and writing approximately her adventures and her neighbors’ antics from anywhere her caravan is parked for the night.
A vast typhoon brings approximately switch that Rose should muster the braveness to suffer. Can Rose live to tell the tale with no the circus? Can the circus continue to exist with no her?
By Colleen Michele Reilly
Bitter and damaged after the tip of her abusive marriage, Colleen vows to by no means date someone back. yet with encouragement from others, she ultimately makes a decision to provide love one final likelihood. filing a profile to a relationship web site, she encounters a myriad of fellows who're below sincere, and few seem to be who they've got defined of their profiles. She reveals humor within the contradiction of who they've got acknowledged they have been and the truth of who they truly seem to be.
Eventually, after feeling as if she was once cautious in her choice, Colleen does meet one guy she hopes may be a part of her destiny. regrettably, she doesn’t see that her lifestyles may be altered solely prior to she eventually realizes he's not anything greater than a conman got down to break the lives of others to profit his personal. Will she observe this prior to her whole lifestyles has been stolen from her?
By Esther Vance,Dede Hammond
"Little lady, i do not are looking to pay attention any crying. Your mom has
so many childrens. She wishes aid. you can be one much less mouth
for her to feed."
I desired to cry and scream. i wished to run and hit her. I wanted
to say, i do not care if I starve to demise. go away me by myself. allow me
stay with my Mama. yet i do know my Mama might have stated, You
have to head, baby. every thing goes to be all right.
Like Joseph within the Bible, Esther remembered God and His fantastic love, permitting her to suffer critical abuse, either actual and psychological. Esther used to be denied a easy schooling and time to socialise together with her acquaintances, as her "master" thought of loved ones tasks extra crucial. regardless of those deprivations, Esther discovered the significance of exertions and responsibility.
As a tender grownup, Esther quickly deserted God, and suffered the results of a self-filled existence. Her eager for happiness caused her brave trip to the us, the place she battled many disappointments and heartaches, and at last rediscovered the God of her mom and dad. Esther discovered God had by no means deserted her, yet had led her via many raging storms.