books about: herself
Early twentieth-century novel by Edna Ferber, the American, novelist, author and playwright whose novels generally featured a strong female as the protagonist, although she fleshed out multiple characters in each book. She usually highlighted at least one strong secondary character who faced discrimination ethnically or for other reasons; through this technique, Ferber demonstrated her belief that people are people and that the non-so-pretty ...
Big Topics at Midnight: A Texas Girl Wakes Up to Race, Class, Gender and Herself
Nancy M. Thurston
Big Topics at Midnight: A Texas Girl Wakes Up to Race, Class, Gender and Herself is not only one woman's journey, but also a call for social change. Rooted in a lively spirituality, Nancy Thurston excavates history--family, personal, global--for the sake of cross-generational healing and transformed relationships.
The Little Bookroom : Eleanor Farjeon's Short Stories for Children, Chosen By Herself
Eleanor. Illustrated By Edward Ardizzone Farjeon
Oxford University Press
The Little Bird Who Found Herself
Edwin M. McMahon
The Little Bird Who Found Herself was written long ago by Ed McMahon for the young daughter of friends. Years later this same little girl went on to college, and hoping to pass the story on to others asked her friend and fellow classmate, Prabhjot Jody Uppal, to put pictures to the Little Bird story. Over the past several years Peter A. Campbell, Ph.D. has helped coordinate the process of illustrating this wonderful story that is a joy to share ...
Sell Yourself Without Selling Your Soul: A Woman's Guide to Promoting Herself, Her Business, Her Product, or ...
Whether you're a company employee looking to move up the corporate ladder or an entrepreneur wanting to position yourself as a hot property, Susan Harrow will show you how to master the art of self-promotion with style and substance. Sell Yourself Without Selling Your Soul will teach you: To be the message you want to give. The formula professional publicists use to create a winning press kit. Strategies to master any type of media ...
Herself When She's Missing: A Novel
Soft Skull Press, 2012
Cry Wolf saved Andrea's life, or that's how she likes to tell it. Forever in search of spiritual fulfillment, Andrea has rejected everything from religion to eating disorders, in favor of "I'm-with-the-band" style fanaticism, all centered on Cry Wolf, a brother-sister folk/rock duo with an eccentric hodgepodge of followers. When Andrea meets fellow groupie Jordan outside a concert, their connection is undeniable: Jordan is powerfully seductive, ...
Full: How one woman found yoga, eased her inner hunger, and started loving herself
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
One book can change the way you feel about your body for good. This is that book. Sick of dieting and hating her body, Kimber decided to get to the bottom of her hunger and unhappy relationship with her body. The wise teachings of yoga and meditation showed her that she didn’t have to live under a cloud of self-dissatisfaction. In this darkly joyful book, Simpkins wrestles her inner demons of hunger and perfection, discovers her inner best ...
Starring Jules #1: Starring Jules (As Herself)
Scholastic Press, 2013
Lights! Camera! Action! A hilarious chapter book debut from a fabulous new talent! Things to Know About Me by Jules Bloom 1. I am a scrambled-eggs-and-chocolate-milk type person. 2. I have an audition for a TV commercial (which would be great if I were a tall-icy-drink type person.) 3. I am in between best friends right now. 4. I am worried that the audition will be a disaster. (See #1 and #3!) Jules doesn't want to ruin THE ...
Stand Up for Yourself and Your Friends: Dealing with Bullies and Bossiness and Finding a Better Way
Patti Kelley Criswell
This book teaches girls how to spot bullying and how to stand up and speak out against it. Quizzes, quotes from other girls, and "what do you do?" scenarios present advice in an age-appropriate, digestible way. The message in this book is that there is no one right way to deal with bullying. Instead, there are lots of options for girls to try, from ignoring a bully and trying a few clever comebacks to reporting bullying to a trusted adult. ...
Girls Like Us: Fighting for a World Where Girls Are Not for Sale, an Activist Finds Her Calling and Heals ...
HarperCollins e-books, 2011
"Powerfully raw, deeply moving, and utterly authentic. Rachel Lloyd has turned a personal atrocity into triumph and is nothing less than a true hero. . . . Never again will you look at young girls on the street as one of 'those' women—you will only see little girls that are girls just like us." —Demi Moore, actress and activist With the power and verity of First They Killed My Father and A Long Way Gone , Rachel Lloyd’s riveting ...
When Your Child is Cutting: A Parent's Guide to Helping Children Overcome Self-Injury
Sony Khemlani-Patel PhD
Merry McVey-Noble PhD
New Harbinger Publications
A Compassionate Guide for Parents As a parent, what's harder to deal with than seeing your child in pain? It's especially frustrating when you feel like you've exhausted the resources you could use to help him or her stop hurting. And if your child is cutting or engaging in another form of self-injury, a behavior that you simply can't make any sense of in the first place, this feeling of helplessness can be unbearable. This book offers you ...
The Woman Who Spilled Words All Over Herself : Writing and Living the Zona Rosa Way
For more than fifteen years, Rosemary Daniell has led Zona Rosa, a creative writing workshop for people of all ages and all walks of life. In this dual memoir and writing guide, she describes the difficulties and the rewards of the writing life while also providing inspiration and helpful tips for writers in all stages of their careers."
Soul Searching (EasyRead Comfort Edition): A Girl's Guide to Finding Herself
Are you a Soul Searcher? Do you believe there's more to life than buying the hippest clothes or catching the latest TV show? YOU ARE NOT ALONE. If you're searching - for your center, your inner voice, the meaning of life itself - hold on to this book! Soul Searching will guide you on the path to self-discovery. You'll learn the secrets of: Feng Shui, Aromatherapy, Yoga, Meditation, Dream Analysis, Journaling, and much more! As a young girl, ...
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Written by Herself and Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an ...
Simon & Brown
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Written by Herself and Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave By Harriet Jacobs, Frederick Douglass
The Little Bookroom eleanor farjeon's short stories for children chosen by herself
Oxford University Press
The Bride Makes Herself Ready
Preparing for the Lord's Return. Jesus is coming back for His glorious Bride who is awaiting. His return is with great anticipation. Who is this glorious Bride? Is it you ? The author shares insights from Scripture and Hebrew wedding traditions to help you understand Jesus' all-consuming love for you and how to prepare yourself to be His Bride !
JoAnne Liebeler's Do It Herself: Everything You Need to Know to Fix, Maintain, and Improve Your Home
Bridget Boscotti Bradley
The time is right for an authoritative how-to guide written by and for women. Statistics show that 85% of women are or expect to be solely responsible for a home at some point in their lives. And single women now comprise the second largest group of home buyers, just after married couples. Author JoAnne Liebeler approaches home improvement from a woman's perspective, with a blend of expertise and wit that women will appreciate. This book ...
101 Ways to Help Your Daughter Love Her Body
Brenda Lane Richardson
Sit up straight so your tummy doesn't hang out. Thin is always in. You look so much prettier when you smile. Guys like girls with big boobs. Now that you've got your period, you's better be careful. I'd kill to have legs like yours. With negative messages bombarding our girls on a daily basis -- from misguided adults, from peers, from the media -- how can our daughters possibly feel good about their bodies? While you may not single-handedly be ...
Are You Stupid?: A Second Revolution Might Save America From Herself
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
In the most dynamic and prosperous country on Earth—the USA—stupidity overshadows the intellectual and technical accomplishments that other nations envy. If Americans continue to delude themselves about their country, the USA will end up like the USSR: imploding from within. This work analyzes the systemic aspects of America’s current condition: across-the-board-dumbing down through media and in education; growing dependence on and demand ...
Jenni Rivera: The Incredible Story of a Warrior Butterfly
LIKE A BLAZING SHOOTING STAR, JENNI RIVERA LIT UP THE LIVES OF MILLIONS OF PEOPLE, YET THE SKY SWEPT HER AWAY BEFORE HER TIME Jenni Rivera: The Incredible Life of a Warrior Butterfly : Full color photos The complete discography of Jenni Rivera Billboard lists of sales rankings of Jenni's songs Exclusive interviews A complete, entertaining, and objective biography Written by ...
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