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Book: Drawing Breath by Laurie Boris
Art teacher Daniel Benedetto has cystic fibrosis. At thirty-four, he's already outlived his doctor's "expiration date," but that doesn't stop him from giving all he can to his students and his work. When he takes on Caitlin, his landlady's daughter, as a private student, the teen painter watches in torment as other people, especially women, treat Daniel like a freak because of his condition. To [...]
 
Book: Women, Rice and Beans - Nine Wisdoms I Learned From My Mother When I Really Paid Attention by Ana Barreto
Women too often are overwhelmed with long to-do lists while raising a family, working long hours, and helping everyone. Putting everyone and everything before ourselves is a behavior we've learned from our mothers and the women around us. We also teach it to our daughters. The book "Women, Rice and Beans" shows women the path to pay attention to our lives and learn the wisdom waiting to be [...]
 
Book: the loss of A MOTHER's loss by Jennifer Shriver
Estranged relationships between parents and their children seem to be becoming more and more prominent. My mother and I were estranged for essentially ten years and this book takes the reader on a journey through my life, as the daughter, with all the events, all the struggles my mother and I faced to get us to the point we were at. Back and forth from the week I went back for my mother's funeral [...]
 
Book: Evelyn My Jewish Princess by Alessandro Paolo Perucci
"Set against the ethnographic detail of Brooklyn, NY in 1944 during World War II, it is the compelling coming of age story of a young patriotic American jewish girl named Evelyn Sternheim who is the self-made banker Benjamin Sternheim's tomboy daughter. And whose mother is an intensely charasmatic U.S. Army Nurse, Lt. Evelyn Sternheim stationed overseas in Europe. Evelyn has a doe eyed five year [...]
 
Book: When God Says Go - The Amazing Journey of a Slave's Daughter by Lorry Lutz
Mother Eliza Davis-George, the daughter of slaves, grew up in segregated Texas, where she took to heart the stories she had heard as a child in Sunday school. Empowered by her faith, she broke through barriers of sex, color, and status as she told the world about Jesus. This is the fascinating story of a gentle but unswerving Christian missionary, who, during her one hundred years on this earth, [...]
 
Book: Call Me Tuesday by Leigh Byrne
TOP 100 KINDLE BESTSELLER LIST (2014) When Tuesday Storm is eight years old she does something bad. Something so horrible her mother can't even bring herself to say what it is. Tuesday's punishment is to be isolated from her father and siblings and to stand with her face to a wall. Food is withheld, as well as sleep. She's forced to wear a mask so the rest of the family won't have to see her ugly [...]
 
Book: Return Me by Pen
Fourteen year old Harlie Castleberry moves to Cleveland, Georgia to live with her estranged mother when her father dies. She arrives with an attitude and a chip on each shoulder. Her attitude changes when she discovers the family secret: shapeshifters who change into mountain lions to fight an ancient being not of this world. With the help of distant cousin Tomahawk Billy, Harlie must take a [...]
 
Book: Driving on the Left by Gail Ward Olmsted
A trip of a lifetime and a love that changes everything... Becca Colby was not expecting to fall in love while vacationing in Ireland with her mother, yet she falls hard for sexy tour guide Sean Donovan. He's everything she never knew she wanted, but a summer fling is a complication that she really doesn't need right now. Becca's got a life waiting for her back home, but Sean may be just too good [...]
 
Book: Born a Gangster's Daughter - My Mother's Story by Maha Al Fahim
Amina was born in Dubai in the 1970s. As a child, Amina was brutally beaten by her father. As she came of age, she was cruelly discriminated against in favor of her brothers. But as a woman she nonetheless persisted in her love for her family, which was at the center of her life. Managing to connect her father with life-saving medical attention at a time when he was dangerously close to death, [...]
 
Book: HOME not so SWEET HOME by Lavinia Gouwe
after leaving her home three years ago Katie finds out that her mother had been killed and she has to go back home where she swore she would never return to. as she tries to find answers to her mother's death she digs deeper and finds what she did not expect. she discovers a side to her mother that she never knew which made her realize she didn't know her mother at all. could she have been living [...]
 
Book: I See Fear by Sandra Rains DeBusk
You comfortably breathe the air every day and never give it a second thought until one day you notice how much harder it is to take each breath compared to the last. A small city is under attack by our own government. The air, the water ... it has been poisoned a little at a time while the reactions of the people are documented. A small town in Southern Ohio falls victim to a Government [...]
 
Book: I'm here to help by S. F. Chapman
It had all seemed so right at the time, Sharon realized with a shudder. Long ago she had made a collection of tiny and innocent decisions that had precipitated a most profound and unpredictable outcome. Minutes ago her seventeen-year-old daughter, Renita had stumbled upon the subtle inconsistencies of her birth while completing some college applications. Now she waited reproachfully for Sharon to [...]
 
Book: Saille, the Willow - Book II of Wolfmoon Trilogy by Nikki Broadwell
Maeve's dreams are waking her in the middle of the night. And consulting a psychic does little to help. But when a shipment of paintings arrives in the gallery where she works her mind really begins to unravel. What she sees in one of those paintings has to be an hallucination. How could she be seeing herself running with wolves in the background of a landscape simply hanging on the wall? Little [...]
 
Book: Out of the Shadow by J.S. Winn
NEWLY RE-EDITED VERSION Two women. One goal. To uncover the truth no matter the cost. A survivor of rape and her husband's murder, all Becca Rosen wants to do is move on with her life, but how can she when she's being stalked by a psychopath with an attitude---and an agenda. The police are no help because they're convinced, with her history of mental illness, Becca has faked the rape to get away [...]
 
Book: Mother's Day Magic - ...with Love
Craving a poignant, nostalgic read? Or perhaps you desire a scintillating tale of romance and heartbreak? This top-ten bestselling anthology, by multi-awarding winning and #1 bestselling authors, celebrates the strength and determination of women who are mothers. You'll enjoy 12 previously unpublished stories and help fund research! 10% of proceeds from this anthology will go to the National MS [...]
 
Book: Sword of Tilk - At Sword's End by Pen
The evil witch Desdemona is back! And ready to change the world. Desdemona is out to take over the Realm and destroy the Tilk family in the process. The Tilk family may cross worlds in an attempt to get away from Desdemona, but they cannot escape fate. When Desdemona gets her hands on the golden Sword of Tilk everyone learns there is more to the Sword than a simple curse. With the Sword in her [...]
 
Book: Pieces of Lace (The Lacey Series 1) by Jamie McGillian
What's better than a steamy cup of Starbucks coffee? A cup of Joe and a date with Jack. But can sixteen-year old Lacey Bryce hold it all together, or will Jack Powers see that on the inside, Lacey is just a big hot mess? For Lacey, Jack's the perfect antidote for her strained relationship with her mom, who has all of a sudden started a hot and heavy relationship of her own with the gym teacher. [...]
 
Book: Second Chance Sister by Billy McCoy
Second Chance Sister is a deeply emotional and mesmerizing novel of youthful passion, wealth and the fateful events that lead to heartache and pain then the miracle of a second chance. Ashley Edmundson, a serenely attractive and restless young woman hits upon a magnificent idea which she then builds into a booming enterprise...but the sudden success is a double edge sword...her husband's excess [...]
 
Book: On the Way to Everywhere - A Novel by Kirsten B. Feldman
Though she's nicknamed for the magical Harry Potter, six-foot, dreadlocked Harry Kavanaugh doesn't find any wonder in her daily life at an exclusive girls' school outside of Washington, DC. In fact she wants nothing more than to chuck her lot and enter the wilds of public school too bad she didn't reckon on a trip to the hospital, a runaway, and a renegade or three, which just might show her a [...]
 
Book: Will Love For Crumbs by Jonna Ivin
Raised by an alcoholic mother and without a father, Jonna learned at a young age to put her needs on the back-burner. After her mother dies of cancer, she goes on a spiritual journey looking for enlightenment and a purpose for her life. Eventually, she ends up as a volunteer in the relief effort following Hurricane Ike. There she meets a man who will forever change her life. In the swamps of [...]
 
Book: The Single Mother - Stress Less & Thrive by Shirelle Brown
This is a book about how I, as a young single-mother, through God's help is raising 2 children, one of which has progressed on to college, overcame the barriers and statistics placed by society in being a single-mom. I was inspired to write this book because I see so many young mothers who don't really have a clue as to how to relate to their child and I wanted to help to break the generational [...]
 
Book: Splinterbone - Making Peace With the Pain of Arthritis by Laura Folk
Splinterbone is a book I wrote for two reasons. One was to deal with the passing of my mother, and the other was to help process the physical pain I was undergoing due to arthritis. The cover photo is a picture of an actual bone fragment from my mothers cremation ashes. I did not have a good camera at the time so the picture is blurry. When I touched the bone it disintegrated, almost like my [...]
 
Book: The Fishers of Paradise by Rachael Preston
"unputdownable!" Susie Moloney, author of The Thirteen As Egypt Fisher learns, there's a power to be mined in keeping secrets, and lies quickly take on a life of their own. 1930. The boathouse community of Cootes Paradise is under siege. The squatters' shacks that line the shores of Dundas Marsh stand in the way of an ambitious politician's "City Beautiful" plans. When a handsome drifter settles [...]
 
Book: Maggie's Image (Maggie McGill Mysteries Book 1) by Sharon Burch Toner
When Florida psychotherapist, Maggie McGill, plans a vacation visit to her daughter, Allie, in California the mysterious events initially seem only coincidences. But as the visit is plagued by a series of increasingly dangerous events they begin to fear for their safety. The two unsuspecting women are caught up in a mystery that causes them to follow a twisting trail of terror and uncover a [...]
 
Book: Joy After Noon (Sugar Sands series Book 1) by Debra Coleman Jeter
Joy marries a widowed bank executive caught in an ethical dilemma. She misreads his obvious frustration while at the same time, struggles to integrate into her new family. This novel explores the challenges of second marriages and dealing with stepchildren during the crucial years of puberty and teenage angst. A college professor coming up shortly for the huge tenure decision, Joy finds herself [...]
 
Book: Sword of Tilk - Book Two - Strange Land by Pen
The Tilk adventure continues The Oracle foresaw it: The world is about to get much bigger. Princess Heather and the Sword of Tilk are kidnapped by colorful pirate Gregorio. Barbara, her twin sister, Tiernan and the rest of our intrepid heroes must travel to a strange land to rescue her. Once in Antanavica they must fight the wizard's demonic creations to get away from the castle. And one of the [...]
 
Book: Sword of Tilk - Book One - Worlds Apart by Pen
A family-oriented modern-day fairy tale to inspire imagination for any age Barbara Neely isn't much more than a doormat. All she wants to do is provide a good life for her science-whiz daughter, Heather. Until one day she awakens in the Realm of Tilk. She must take her place as Queen and wield the cursed golden Sword of Tilk to vanquish the kingdom's enemy, Balfourant. When Balfourant captures [...]
 
Book: The Sea Otter Pup and Her Mother - The Story of Mother (Animal Cute Pies) by Po Lo Paul Chan
*** For all the mothers in this world *** *** Beautifully oil painted! *** On the beautiful California Coast, a baby sea otter is born. She is cute and innocent, not sure of what lies ahead of her in the future. She has a lot to learn. She has many challenges to face. And she will have to understand, she cannot rely on her mother all the time... This picture book focuses on the facts of sea otter [...]
 
Book: A Spirited Inheritance by Betty Mermelstein
Teenager Karen has difficulty getting along with her mother, who does not share her love for crawling, six-legged creatures. While preparing for Thanksgiving dinner, Karen sees an image of a man when she polishes an old sterling silver spoon. She realizes that same face is in one of the photographs in the hallway upstairs. As she stares at the photo, and at the woman's face in the frame next to [...]
 
Book: No Alligators in Sight by Kirsten B. Feldman
In this coming of age novel, Lettie and Bert squeak by in a tiny town on Cape Cod, one parent an alcoholic and the other absent. After a string of bad decisions on Lettie's part, their father ships them to their barely remembered mother for the summer, where they will learn hard lessons about themselves, their family, and their future by way of the Florida swamp. Throughout Lettie keeps her [...]
 
Book: An Uncollected Death (The Charlotte Anthony Mysteries Book 1) by Meg Wolfe
Broke, friendless, and career in freefall--will solving a murder get her life back on track? An Uncollected Death introduces Charlotte Anthony, a forty-something divorcee, single mother and magazine editor who suddenly finds herself an empty-nester, unemployed, and on the verge of bankruptcy. She gratefully takes the job of editing the journals of Olivia Bernadin, a long-lost nouveau roman [...]
 
Book: Maggie's Island - Maggie McGill Mystery (Maggie Mcgill Mysteries Book 4) by Sharon Burch Toner
When on a sunset beach meander, Maggie meets Timothy, whose eyes are an amazing shade of blue, she has no idea that this handsome stranger will lead her into a mystery so dangerous that it may change her entire life. First, Timothy is attacked on a nearby private island, and then the body of an unidentified stranger is found and the puzzle deepens. Maggie's daughter, Allie, pleased that her [...]
 
Book: Mother In-Law Guilty of Murder by Dominique Wilkins
A young woman craving acceptance and love, endures both mental and physical fights and trials for love. Fighting for her man, her family and happiness, while her mother in-law, also fights, just as hard, to replace her with her preferred choice for her son. Her mother in-law stops at nothing to make her life miserable, in hopes to get rid of her, by any means necessary! An urban book about a [...]
 
Book: Professor's Daughter by R. Igor Gamow
Professor's Daughter is an illustrated, fictional memoir about an eccentric professor who's been a non-conformist his entire career. He's a former ballet dancer, an expert horseman and an inventor. He's lead research expeditions to Nepal and explored the depths of the ocean. After his wife's death, he tries to re-establish his relationship with his estranged daughter, Athena. She wants to know [...]
 
Book: Eye on the Iditarod - Aisling's Quest by Aisling Lara Shepherd with Hope Irvin Marston
I was born to race. Born to drive a team of sled dogs. Born to follow my dream of running the Iditarod. This is the real-life story of a young girl with a big dream. From the time she was three years old, Aisling (pronounced Ashley) Lara Shepherd loved watching sled dog racing on television. Inspired by the drive and determination of the dogs and the people who race them, Aisling set out on a [...]
 


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