Cuntellyan a whethlow hengovek adro dhe'n tullor fel Renard an Lowarn, dasleverys gans fleghes rak fleghes. -=-=-=-=-=-A collection of traditional tales about the cunning trickster Reynard the Fox,... More > retold by children for children.< Less
It was supposed to be a death sentence. Cast out of her home in shame for her refusal to marry an old farmer, headstrong aspiring writer Ayko is determined to make her own way in the world as an... More > independent woman. But in a land torn asunder by civil war, and a countryside dotted with faction troops, a young woman alone in the wilderness is easy pickings, even one as bright and witty as Ayko. When she is caught near a military settlement and taken for a spy, Ayko is faced with the biggest and most painful decision of her life. Deprived of her freedom by Q'un's famous Master Xang, a man who permits no disobedience from those in his care, Ayko realizes that her rebellion and subsequent exile have brought her to a world in which men command, and women are treated with a firm hand.< Less
This sweeping trilogy follows the life and times of Rogue, a young noblewoman born in a land where young noblewomen are expected to make meek and subservient wives.
One of the few women born to the... More > totem of the serpent, a wild and unpredictable totem with powers deemed suitable only for men, Rogue rebels against her father's arranged match with Lord Drexler and escapes into the countryside only to discover the bitter truth that escape does not always mean freedom and that not all responsibilities can be hidden from forever.
Rogue's ultimate fate is not the tyranny of male domination but the firm hand of Lady Mari Drexler and her female warrior companions who have little time or patience for a young brat like Rogue. As the House of Drexler struggles to maintain its holdings against rival kingdoms, Rogue must learn to obey, or face the consequences.
(168 pages / 33 chapters.)
(This trilogy contains Rogue the Serpent, Blood of the Rogue and Rogue's Rebellion.)< Less
The sequel to Rebel Princess, Rebel Priestess follows heartbroken Lucy as she tries to find a place back home in Iskendar.
“How dare you enter my chambers! I will have you thrown in prison for... More > this, you filthy pervert!”
The words were out of her mouth before she had truly taken in the woman standing before her. She was an older woman, at least as old as Rael, but she was far more tanned, as if she'd spent a lifetime out in the sun. Deep blue eyes gazed at Lucy under shoulder length straight blonde hair, and Lucy saw that the woman did not wear a guardsman's uniform, but rather a form fitting dark leather ensemble that showed her slim, neat form off to perfection. About her waist, was a thick belt laden with throwing knives, stars, vials of various liquids and bags of powders that Lucy did not recognize. Lucien's insignia was emblazoned over the left breast of the outfit however, and Lucy realized that this must be the bodyguard her Uncle had warned her about.< Less
In a fractured land fought over by petty kings, the Sisterhood, a powerful organization of women lead by the enigmatic Superior sees all and controls all. Except for Cody, a wicked initiate who... More > spends her days flouting authority wherever she finds it.
Mistress Layne hopes to subdue Cody to the useful and the good by mild degrees, but even beautiful Layne has problems of her own in the form of Grizelda, a hard as nails senior Mistress whose callused hands have seen more hard work and hard times than pretty pampered Layne and bratty young Cody could ever have imagined.
When Cody and Layne are faced with Grizelda's harsh authoritarian regime, something has to give. Who will bend, who will break and who will beg for forgiveness?< Less
Iskendar is a harsh land, especially for rebellious young women who refuse to quietly accept their place in the world. When rough urchin Kai and cosseted Priestess-to-be Lucy meet in the midst of... More > their own personal rebellions, worlds collide.
Is their passionate attraction and the firm hand of the powerful noblewoman Rael enough to subdue them to the useful and the good? Or will their rebellion eventually tear them, and Iskendar, apart?
(29 chapters / 133 pages)
*Note that this is the original, extended edition. It is being offered in the 'classic' range. It is not the same book as is available on other channels, it is a Lulu.com exclusive.< Less
The Slamming Door is a true story.
In September of 2008, Clarisse N. Rénard was asked to move in with her cousin-in-law, who had just been diagnosed with bone cancer…by his daughter,... More > Berta.
Find out how an Aspie who has learned social skills by rote, one who has earned respectable academic credentials but does not function well in many work environments, navigates a labyrinth of death, dying and loss, and how she copes with anxiety induced by travel and changes in her environment, and how she slowly, painstakingly comes to recognize the signs of hostility around her while making no apology for who she is.
Read on to find out how an articulate and meticulous Aspie dealt with all of these problems and situations, and how she viewed it all.
There is nothing wrong with those who are different.
The problem is those who won’t accept or respect them.
The memoir includes photographs of points of interest in Manhattan, and other items of interest.< Less