Love Warrior: A Memoir

Love Warrior: A Memoir

The Newest Oprah Book Club 2016 SelectionThe highly anticipated new memoir by bestselling author Glennon Doyle Melton tells the story of her journey of self-discovery after the implosion of her marriage.Just when Glennon Doyle Melton was beginning to feel she had it all figured out―three happy children, a doting spouse, and a writing career so successful that her first book catapulted to the top of the New York Times bestseller list―her husband revealed his infidelity and she was forced to realize that nothing was as it seemed. A recovering alcoholic and bulimic, Glennon found that rock bottom was a familiar place. In the midst of crisis, she knew to hold on to what she discovered in recovery: that her deepest pain has always held within it an invitation to a richer life.Love Warrior is the story of one marriage, but it is also the story of the healing that is possible for any of us when we refuse to settle for good enough and begin to face pain and love head-on. This astonishing memoir reveals how our ideals of masculinity and femininity can make it impossible for a man and a woman to truly know one another—and it captures the beauty that unfolds when one couple commits to unlearning everything they've been taught so that they can finally, after thirteen years of marriage...

  • ASIN: B01BKMXKPI

An American Marriage: A Novel (Oprah's Book Club 2018 Selection)

An American Marriage: A Novel (Oprah's Book Club 2018 Selection)

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB 2018 SELECTION “Haunting . . . Beautifully written.” --The New York Times Book Review   “Brilliant and heartbreaking . . . Unforgettable.” --USA Today   “A tense and timely love story . . . Packed with brave questions about race and class.” --People   “Compelling.” --The Washington Post   “Epic . . . Transcendent . . . Triumphant.” --Elle Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive, and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. But as they settle into the routine of their life together, they are ripped apart by circumstances neither could have imagined. Roy is arrested and sentenced to twelve years for a crime Celestial knows he didn’t commit. Though fiercely independent, Celestial finds herself bereft and unmoored, taking comfort in Andre, her childhood friend, and best man at their wedding. As Roy’s time in prison passes, she is unable to hold on to the love that has been her center. After five years, Roy’s conviction is suddenly overturned, and he returns to Atlanta ready to resume their life together.   This stirring love story is a profoundly insightful look into the hearts and minds of three people who ...

  • ASIN: B01NCUXEFR

Drowning Ruth: A Novel (Oprah's Book Club)

Drowning Ruth: A Novel (Oprah's Book Club)

  • ASIN: B001LOEG6S

Oprah Winfrey: The Life, Lessons & Rules for Success

Oprah Winfrey: The Life, Lessons & Rules for Success

Oprah Winfrey: The Life, Lessons & Rules for SuccessWhen Oprah Winfrey speaks, the world listens. Health – both emotional and physical, and general wellness are the topics she often focuses upon. She is completely transparent with her own struggles in these areas, allowing herself to be relatable whilst also inspiring changeShe has been ranked the richest African American of the 20th century, the greatest black philanthropist in American history, and was once the world’s only black billionaire.In short, Oprah Winfrey is a boss.There can be no doubting the inspiration and influence she has had to women and men from around the globe. She overcame a terrible start in life to run the most successful talk show of all time for nearly three decades, not to mention her countless other achievements. The journey that is Oprah’s life is about overcoming the odds and we would be foolish not to learn the many lessons she has to offer. This book takes a look at Oprah's life, from humble beginnings in Mississippi to present day superstar. The aim of this book is to be educational and inspirational with actionable principles you can incorporate into your own life straight from the great woman herself.*INCLUDING* 40 Little Known Facts & 10 Success Principles to Live byDon't wait, grab ...

  • ASIN: B079HY839F

The Two Marias: A Novel Based on a True Story

The Two Marias: A Novel Based on a True Story

NOW ALSO IN PAPERBACK!FROM THE PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR OF MY QUEST FOR PEACE ● WINNER OF THE BAMAHANE PRIZE ● Inspired by the lives of two World War II heroines, this remarkable debut novel reveals the incredible power of two women who changed history in their quest for love, freedom, and second chances.In their early teens, two girls were forced to sit next to each other in school. Although they were complete opposites − one a social butterfly and the other a withdrawn bookworm − they soon realized that they shared similar experiences, hopes and dreams. Over time, they became best friends, against all expectations. Until the war broke out. Now, each was thrown into opposite sides of the conflict. And mistakes were made − unforgivable mistakes, that would shape both their futures. How could their friendship possibly endure?BASED ON A TRUE STORY, with an appendix including authentic documents.Advance praise for The Two Marias"Wonderful... A wry, sharply observed tale of both heroism and coming-of-age-story during one of the darkest times in humanity." −Nadia Joels, The Ladies' Book Club"Compulsively readable... Kis-Lev establishes himself as a distinctively contemporary literary voice."−The Reviewer"Biting, brilliant exploration of a female friendship from the eyes of ...

  • ASIN: B06WD7QTBL

Spilled Milk: Based On A True Story

Spilled Milk: Based On A True Story

"Randis later would testify at a criminal trial against her father, who was sentenced to prison for his crimes. He was sentenced to up to 16 years in 2004. Her painful — and ultimately triumphant — story is recounted in Randis' first novel, "Spilled Milk." - Brown, Stacy. Interview with the Pocono Record Newspaper "Spilled Milk is a story about resilience. The strength of the human mind and will power to live a better life." - The Weekly Sparkle"Beautifully written, hauntingly real, Spilled Milk is a must read for any young adult today." - F.P Lione, AuthorBrooke Nolan is a battered child who makes an anonymous phone call about the escalating brutality in her home. When social services jeopardize her safety condemning her to keep her father’s secret, it’s a glass of spilled milk at the dinner table that forces her to speak about the cruelty she’s been hiding. In her pursuit for safety and justice Brooke battles a broken system that pushes to keep her father in the home. When jury members and a love interest congregate to inspire her to fight, she risks losing the support of family and comes to the realization that some people simply do not want to be saved.Spilled Milk is a novel of shocking narrative, triumph and resiliency.Check out bestselling author K.L. Randis's ...

  • ASIN: B00D9GY2BU

The Other Side of Everything: A Novel

The Other Side of Everything: A Novel

“A first-rate murder mystery.” —People “[For] fans of crime fiction wanting literary flair and emotional depth.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review Laura Lippman meets Megan Abbott in this suspenseful literary debut about three generations of neighbors whose lives intersect in the aftermath of a crime.Bernard White is a curmudgeonly widower who has lived in Seven Springs, Florida for decades and has kept to himself since his wife passed. When his neighbor is murdered, he emerges from his solitude to reconnect with his fellow octogenarians. These connections become a literal lifeline as a second, and then a third, elderly woman is murdered, and “the originals” as they call themselves, realize that they are being targeted. Amy Unger is an artist and cancer survivor whose emotional recovery has not been as successful as her physical one. After the woman next door is murdered, she begins to paint imagined scenes from the murder in an effort to cope with her own loss. But when her paintings prove to be too realistic, her neighbors grow suspicious, and she soon finds herself in the crosshairs of the police. And then there’s Maddie Lowe, a teenage waitress whose mother recently abandoned the family. As Maddie struggles to keep her family together and maintain the appea...

  • ASIN: B074ZKPQ74

The Secret Life of Bees

The Secret Life of Bees

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  • ASIN: B000W4RFBQ

Finding Libbie: A Novel

Finding Libbie: A Novel

Poring over a dusty hatbox of photographs in her grandmother’s closet, Emily Prentice is shocked to discover her father was married to his high school sweetheart before meeting her mother.In the summer of 1968, Jack and Libbie fall in love under the spell of their small town, untouched by the chaos of the late sixties. Though Libbie’s well-to-do parents disapprove of Jack’s humble family and his aspiration to become a mechanic, she marries Jack a year after they graduate high school. But soon their happiness crumbles as Libbie’s mental state unravels and she is drawn to alcohol and drugs. Despite his efforts to help her, Jack loses the woman he loves and is forced to move on with his life.Now that Emily’s mother has passed away, Jack is alone again, and Emily grows obsessed with the beautiful woman who had given her father such joy. Determined to find Libbie, Emily pieces together the couple’s fragmented past. But is it too late for happy endings?

  • ASIN: B01AXR6KDU

Ruby: A Novel

Ruby: A Novel

  • ASIN: B00GEYN1PM
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