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Bare-Faced Messiah: The True Story of L. Ron Hubbard
by Russell Miller

Language

English

Pages

398

Publication Date

August 31, 2018

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<b>HOW DID AN OBSCURE SCIENCE FICTION WRITER BECOME ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST NOTORIOUS RELIGIOUS LEADERS?</b><p><br /><b>‘A brilliant exposé of Scientology’s conman king’</b> John Sweeney<p><br /><b>‘Unfolds like an epic and ultimately tragic film’</b> Tony Ortega<p><br /><b>'Jaw-dropping… Thoroughly researched and simply amazing'</b> <I>Kirkus Reviews</I><p><br /><i><b>Bare-Faced Messiah</b></i> tells the extraordinary story of L. Ron Hubbard, a penniless science-fiction writer who founded the Church of Scientology, became a millionaire prophet and convinced his adoring followers that he alone could save the world.<p><br />According to his ‘official’ biography, Hubbard was an explorer, engineer, scientist, war hero and philosopher. But in the words of a Californian judge, he was schizophrenic, paranoid and a pathological liar. What is not in dispute is that Hubbard was one of the most bizarre characters of the twentieth century.<p><br /><b><i>Bare-Faced Messiah</b></i> exposes the myths surrounding the fascinating and mysterious founder of the Church of Scientology – a man of hypnotic charm and limitless imagination – and provides the definitive account of how the notorious organisation was created.<p><br /><b>Why readers love <i>Bare-Faced Messiah</i>...</b><p><br />'Concise, comprehensive, compelling and chilling!'<p><br />'I <b>highly, highly recommend</b> this book'<p><br />'I am rarely captivated by a biography but I was <b>mesmerized by this book</b>'<p><br />'A <b>fascinating</b> biography, well documented and highly detailed... put together at great personal risk to the author'<p><br />'What a <b>great</b> book'<p><br />'<b>Extraordinarily well-researched</b>... and very well-written'<p><br />If you like true stories which are as darkly gripping and jaw-droppingly entertaining as the very best fiction, you'll love <b><i>Bare-Faced Messiah</b></i>. Start reading it now!
Mail Order Bride's Baby And Her One-Arm Indian (A Western Histori...
by Florence Linnington

Language

English

Pages

435

Publication Date

January 04, 2020

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A mail order bride with an unwanted baby in tow meeting a one-arm Indian husband-in-waiting is nothing short of a disaster…<br /><br />Rachael Jeffers has spent her entire life living, and then working, in an orphanage. Until circumstances give her no option but to flee – with a baby in tow.<br /><br />Her only hope now is a man named Motega, whom she had corresponded via letters. Motega has offered her marriage and a home in the west in Wyoming.<br /><br />Motega has spent most of his life living between worlds. He is from the Shoshone tribe and has been forced to live the life of a white settler because of the westward expansion of the Transcontinental Railroad.<br /><br />However, despite his hardworking and quiet nature, the townsfolk want nothing to do with him.<br /><br />When the two different worlds of Rachael and Motega cross paths, they are immediately at odds. <br /><br />Motega does not want a baby in his house, yet. He badly needs to tend to his farm for the impending harvest and he needs a helping hand – because he has only one arm.<br /><br />Surrounded by hateful townsfolk, hazardous weather and the demands of taking care of a baby, can Rachael and Motega build a relationship to survive these odds?<br /><br />Or are they just too different to be together?
The Book of Secret Wisdom: The Prophetic Record of Human Destiny ...
by Zinovia Dushkova

Language

English

Pages

271

Publication Date

October 12, 2015

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Do you wonder about the future and the destiny of humanity?<br />Do you want to know the true purpose of your existence on Earth and in the Universe?<br />A long-hidden ancient text holds the answers you seek!<br /><br /><b>Zinovia Dushkova</b>, <b>Ph.D.</b>, is one of the few living people who has gained access to the million-year-old manuscript widely known as the <i>Book of Dzyan</i>. Written in the language of the Gods, called <i>Senzar</i>, it is secretly hidden in the heart of the Himalayas, accessible to only a chosen few over the course of human history, including Gautama Buddha, Jesus Christ, Pythagoras, Plato, and Helena Blavatsky. Interpretations of various parts of this secret manuscript, presented in different lights, can be found in all religions and philosophies.<br /><br />Now, for the first time ever, Dr. Dushkova has presented a never-before-seen excerpt from this ancient sacred text in <b><i>The Book of Secret Wisdom</i></b>. Beautiful and enlightening, it will reveal not only our past, but also our present and future. To facilitate your understanding of this profound and poetic text, the book contains a comprehensive glossary gleaned from the supreme sources of wisdom.<br /><br />In <b><i>The Book of Secret Wisdom</i></b>, you will discover the answers to these questions:<br /><ul><li>What are the ultimate goal and purpose of human existence?</li><li>What is the cause of destructive weather, natural disasters, and global warming?</li><li>What really happened in 1999 and 2012?</li><li>What Great Event occurred invisibly in 2017?</li><li>When did Armageddon and the Last Judgment occur?</li><li>What should you expect in the coming decades?</li><li>Why are people dying, and is there a chance to be immortal?</li><li>Why does it seem that time is speeding up?</li><li>What is the famous Philosopher's Stone?</li><li>and much, <i>much</i> more!</li></ul>The all-embracing and undistorted Truth presented in this book was once accessible only to the privileged initiates of ancient civilizations who spent much of their lives seeking it. But now it is available to you in the pages of <b><i>The Book of Secret Wisdom</i></b>, a book that offers unprecedented access to the world's most ancient mysteries.<br /><br />If you are a spiritual seeker who enjoys expanding the boundaries of your understanding, this book is for you.<br /><br />"This book is an immeasurable treasure of knowledge. Its depth and scope are incredible."<br /><b>-- 2016 Benjamin Franklin Awards Judge</b><br /><br />"It reads beautifully like a storybook, feels like a fable, and reveals valuable lessons of love for this lifetime."<br /><b>-- Allyson Gracie, Wellness Specialist, Pilates & Yoga Instructor</b><br /><br />"One of the most inspiring, all encompassing, volumes of true truth I have read in all my years of seeking truth."<br /><b>-- April Gieseking</b><br /><br />"It is deep, deeper and vast than you could have ever imagined."<br /><b>-- Aakriti, Goodreads</b><br /><br /><b> Don't wait! Buy <i>The Book of Secret Wisdom</i> now to unveil the world's most ancient mysteries!</b>
Mail Order Bride And Her Children's Hope (A Western Historical Ro...
by Florence Linnington

Language

English

Pages

363

Publication Date

December 07, 2019

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Sometimes a woman has no choice but to start life afresh as a mail order bride, along with her children…<br /><br />When Emily’s husband dies unexpectedly leaving her with two young children, the only thing she’s left with is the mercantile store that she has no means to run.<br /><br />Emily decides to leave everything behind and start over in the west as a mail order bride.<br /><br />Her new husband, Levi, has children too, which makes Emily think that he will understand her and that things will go smoothly.<br /><br />But she couldn’t have been more wrong.<br /><br />Levi has been doing everything alone for several years since his wife died. He never wanted to marry again but he knows his children need a mother and he has been struggling with the burden of being a single parent.<br /><br />When Emily and Levi finally met, they realize they cannot see eye to eye on anything when it comes to the children, and it almost seems that everything and everyone is working to keep them apart.<br /><br />The newly merged family has become a disaster in waiting… especially in the harsher conditions of the west.<br /><br />How will Emily and Levi learn to work together and save both of their families?<br />Or will they give up and leave their families more broken than they were in the beginning?
Montana Mail Order Bride Box Set (Westward Series)- Books 1 - 3: ...
by Linda Bridey

Language

English

Pages

510

Publication Date

August 05, 2014

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<h2>Three different sisters. One simple goal: Find the perfect man out West.</h2><h3><i>Box set: 500+ pages of historical romance following trails to frontier love!</i></h3><p>Pittsburgh, 1800s. Young Tessa O’Connor’s privileged socialite life bores her to tears. So when she chances upon a mail order bride company requiring women of good breeding to travel to Montana, she packs her bags. But the rugged rancher who welcomes her is not as affectionate as his eloquent courtship correspondence promised.</p><p>Lovely Madelyn O’Connor is accustomed to being treated like a queen. But when a persistent suitor beats her savagely in a fit of rage, she finds herself traumatized and in need of a fresh start. So she gathers up her courage and follows her adventurous sister to the dusty, Wild West.</p><p>The youngest of the three, Claire O’Connor never fits in with her glittering siblings’ star-sprinkled lifestyle. So when wedding bells are set to chime in Montana, she’s eager to explore new cultural horizons. If only the darkly handsome boy she meets on the range would think of her as more than an annoying kid.</p><p>As marriage, family conflict, and frontier prejudice conspire to upend each girl’s ideals, they fight with all their hearts to secure the men of their dreams.</p><p>Can the trio of highly individual sisters discover tenderness in a land teeming with danger?</p><p><i>Montana Mail Order Bride Box Set</i> contains books 1-3 in the enchanting Westward Series of historical Western romance. If you like intertwined family sagas, long-distance attraction, and sweet, clean cowboy temptations, then you’ll adore Linda Bridey’s beautifully written stories.</p><h2><u>Buy <i>Montana Mail Order Bride Box Set</i> to take the stagecoach to three altars today!</u></h2>
The Rescued Bride's Savior: Historical Western Mail Order Bride R...
by Amelia Rose

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English

Pages

Publication Date

January 11, 2020

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<h2>He yearns for family. She’s desperate to escape hers. When the stagecoach delivers his wife-to-be, will he win her wounded heart?</h2><p>Mathew Jenkins feels isolated on his remote, rural ranch. Though he longs for a family, women in mining country are scarcer than gold nuggets. So he’s delighted by the dapper response to his mail-order bride ad from a comely Virginian lady.</p><p>Jenny Phillips’ good name was ruined by her father’s stupidity. Forced into hiding with her ma, she’s desperate to put her pa’s stained reputation behind. But when her domineering uncle tries to sell her to the highest bidder, she flees by answering a lonely Montana man’s classified…</p><p>Upon meeting the Virginia rose, Mathew falls hard and offers to help her get settled. And though Jenny finds herself attracted to the kindhearted cattle farmer, she fears a marriage amid deadly conflict between miners and natives could spoil their chance at happiness.</p><p>Can the couple survive a bumpy trail to love and begin a new life together?</p><p><i>The Rescued Brides Savior</i> is the first book in the charming Bear Creek Brides historical western romance series. If you like sweet relationships, frontier tensions, and action-packed pages, then you’ll adore Amelia Rose’s engaging tale.</p><h2><u>Buy <i>The Rescued Brides Savior</i> to ride up to the altar today!</u></h2>
The Autobiography of Malcolm X
by MALCOLM X

Language

English

Pages

527

Publication Date

August 25, 2015

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<b><b>Now available as an eBook for the very first time! • </b>ONE OF <i>TIME</i>’S TEN MOST IMPORTANT NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY</b><br /> <b> </b><br />In the searing pages of this classic autobiography, originally published in 1964, Malcolm X, the Muslim leader, firebrand, and anti-integrationist, tells the extraordinary story of his life and the growth of the Black Muslim movement. His fascinating perspective on the lies and limitations of the American Dream, and the inherent racism in a society that denies its nonwhite citizens the opportunity to dream, gives extraordinary insight into the most urgent issues of our own time. <i>The Autobiography of Malcolm X </i>stands as the definitive statement of a movement and a man whose work was never completed but whose message is timeless. It is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand America.<br /> <br /> <b>Praise for <i>The Autobiography of Malcolm X</i></b><br /> <i> </i><br />“Malcolm X’s autobiography seemed to offer something different. His repeated acts of self-creation spoke to me; the blunt poetry of his words, his unadorned insistence on respect, promised a new and uncompromising order, martial in its discipline, forged through sheer force of will.”<b>—Barack Obama, <i>Dreams from My Father</i></b><br /><br />“Extraordinary . . . a brilliant, painful, important book.”<b>—<i>The New York Times</i></b><br /> <i> </i><br /> “A great book . . . Its dead level honesty, its passion, its exalted purpose, will make it stand as a monument to the most painful truth.”<b>—<i>The Nation</i></b><br /> <b><i> </i></b><br />“The most important book I’ll ever read, it changed the way I thought, it changed the way I acted. It has given me courage I didn’t know I had inside me. I’m one of hundreds of thousands whose lives were changed for the better.”<b>—Spike Lee</b><br /> <br />“This book will have a permanent place in the literature of the Afro-American struggle.”<b>—I. F. Stone</b>
The Reckless Doctor's Bride: Historical Western Mail Order Bride ...
by Amelia Rose

Language

English

Pages

193

Publication Date

May 29, 2019

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<h2>She knew the West was wild. But this bride-to-be didn’t expect her fate to include murder…</h2><p>Irish beauty Lucy Magee fears she’ll never shake her bad luck. As though to prove her right, a trip to Montana to meet a dashing doctor results in the accidental death of her coach driver. But when the mail-order bride finally sets sight on her potential husband’s kind face, she’s sure her fortunes have turned.</p><p>Dr. Sam Slater wants to become a good provider. And when his heart races upon meeting Lucy, he knows she’s absolutely the one for him. But their first courting picnic ends in tragedy when they discover his ranch shepherd’s dead body.</p><p>When Lucy begins receiving anonymous threats, she’s petrified her persistent misfortune followed her to the rugged country. And despite cooperating with the sheriff, Dr. Sam comes no closer to understanding who is forcing them off the land.</p><p>Can Lucy and Sam survive the ruthless frontier and break her curse with Lady Love?</p><p><i>The Reckless Doctor’s Bride</i> is the first book in the enchanting Montana Westward Brides historical Western romance series. If you like intriguing characters, romantic drama, and action starting from page one, then you’ll adore Amelia Rose’s captivating tale.</p><h2><u>Buy <i>The Reckless Doctor’s Bride</i> to ride into passionate adventure today!</u></h2><br /><br /><b>Montana Westward Brides reading order:</b><br />#0 The Rancher's Fiery Bride<br />#1 The Reckless Doctor's Bride<br />#2 The Rancher's Unexpected Pregnant Bride<br />#3 The Lonesome Cowboy's Abducted Bride<br />#4 The Sheriff's Stubborn Secretive Bride
Gay Girl, Good God: The Story of Who I Was, and Who God Has Alway...
by Jackie Hill Perry

Language

English

Pages

208

Publication Date

September 03, 2018

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“I used to be a lesbian.”<br />  <br /> In <i>Gay Girl, Good God</i>, author Jackie Hill Perry shares her own story, offering practical tools that helped her in the process of finding wholeness. Jackie grew up fatherless and experienced gender confusion. She embraced masculinity and homosexuality with every fiber of her being. She knew that Christians had a lot to say about all of the above. But was she supposed to change herself? How was she supposed to stop loving women, when homosexuality felt more natural to her than heterosexuality ever could?<br />  <br /> At age nineteen, Jackie came face-to-face with what it meant to be made new. And not in a church, or through contact with Christians. God broke in and turned her heart toward Him right in her own bedroom in light of His gospel.<br />  <br /> Read in order to understand. Read in order to hope. Or read in order, like Jackie, to be made new.
The Cross and the Lynching Tree
by James H. Cone

Language

English

Pages

224

Publication Date

September 01, 2011

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Reconciling the gospel message of liberation with the reality of black oppression and suffering during the lynching era.

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