In 1851 Olive Oatman was a thirteen-year old pioneer traveling west toward Zion, with her Mormon family. Within a decade, she was a white Indian with a chin tattoo, caught between cultures. The Blue Tattoo tells the harrowing story of this forgotten heroine of frontier America. Orphaned when her family was brutally killed by Yavapai Indians, Oatman lived as a slave to her captors for a year before being traded to the Mohave, who tattooed her face and raised her as their own.
How to Be a Woman by Caitlin Moran. This should be required reading for all young women- it makes women question why they do so many of the things they just routinely do. It is modern feminism and feminism is a wonderful, powerful word.It is not a gentle, sweet book- it's all out there here... but it's "real" stuff.
A powerful must-read for women who seek higher self-confidence, increased self-esteem. personal empowerment and self-leadership. Written by 40 international coaches, consultants and experts including JJ DiGeronimo http://www.amazon.com/Confident-Woman-Tapping-Inner-Power/dp/0989442888/ref=sr_1_8?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1387304564&sr=1-8&keywords=the+confident+woman
After the 1925 death of William Jennings Bryan, the hugely popular politician and anti-evolution campaigner, one man seemed poised to step into his shoes, Fort Worth fundamentalist preacher J. Frank Norris, whose fire-breathing sermons and enthusiastic championing of th. common ma. had made him famous across the U.S. But in 1926, his crusade was derailed when he was charged with the murder of a man who, Norris claimed, had threatened his life.