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jacqueline-e-luckett's picture
Sep.16.2010
From Booklist Lena's husband, Randall, has been climbing the corporate ladder for years, and Lena has supported him every step of the way, glad to help him and raise their two children. But now she feels as though she has lost herself in the process, and is drowning in luxury. With his goal...
pamela-bauer-mueller's picture
Sep.02.2008
One Boy - One Dog - One Dream Life is not easy for twelve-year-old Diego Escobár. It was wonderful raising Aloha from puppyhood to eighteen months, but now he must return her to the guide dog school for her formal training. Diego always knew that Aloha was on loan to him,...
dr-tami-brady's picture
Jul.21.2008
Only 1% of the world's assets are held in the name of women. 70% of people in abject poverty, living on less than $1 per day, are women. Over half the women of this generation do not themselves receive, from either employment or the state, enough to 'get by'. These shocking statistics call to...
rosy-cole's picture
Jun.28.2008
   When Mary Cole, a butcher's daughter, caught the eye of Lord Berkeley, it was as flint to tinder. A libertine and a forsworn bachelor, he was taken aback that the Catholic-reared beauty refused to be his mistress. Within weeks he'd brought her family to bankruptcy. When, still, she eluded...
tina-b-tessina's picture
Jan.15.2008
The longtime psychotherapist and bestselling author of The 10 Smartest Decisions a Woman Can Make Before 40 now turns her attention to the special challenges and opportunities available to women over forty. In mid-life, many women find themselves in new circumstances. Women with grown children...
tina-b-tessina's picture
Jan.15.2008
Book DescriptionWhy do some women seem to have it all together? Because they do. Are you one of them? Or do you frequently second-guess yourself at work, at home and in your relationships? You're not alone. Faced with a wave of increasing demands, many women are in the same boat, either drifting...