The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty PDF Download EPUB, MOBI, AZW, KF8, Kindle

The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty PDF Download EPUB, MOBI, AZW, KF8, Kindle

Author(s): Susan Page
Genre: Women in Politics, Women in History, Women’s Biographies
Language: English
Year: 2019
Pages: 432 pages
File Size: 6290 KB
E-book Format: PDF, EPUB, MOBI, AZW, KF8, Kindle
The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty PDF Download EPUB, MOBI, AZW, KF8, Kindle

A vivid biography of former First Lady Barbara Bush, one of the most influential and under-appreciated women in American political history.

Barbara Pierce Bush was one of the country’s most popular and powerful figures, yet her full story has never been told.

THE MATRIARCH tells the riveting tale of a woman who helped define two American presidencies and an entire political era. Written by USA TODAY’s Washington Bureau chief Susan Page, this biography is informed by more than one hundred interviews with Bush friends and family members, hours of conversation with Mrs. Bush herself in the final six months of her life, and access to her diaries that spanned decades. THE MATRIARCH examines not only her public persona but also less well-known aspects of her remarkable life. As a girl in Rye, New York, Barbara Bush weathered criticism of her weight from her mother, barbs that left lifelong scars. As a young wife, she coped with the death of her three-year-old daughter from leukemia, a loss that changed her forever. In middle age, she grappled with depression so serious that she contemplated suicide. And as first the wife and then the mother of American presidents, she made history as the only woman to see — and advise — both her husband and son in the Oval Office.

As with many women of her era, Barbara Bush was routinely underestimated, her contributions often neither recognized nor acknowledged. But she became an astute and trusted political campaign strategist and a beloved First Lady. She invested herself deeply in expanding literacy programs in America, played a critical role in the end of the Cold War, and led the way in demonstrating love and compassion to those with HIV/AIDS. With her cooperation, this book offers Barbara Bush’s last words for history — on the evolution of her party, on the role of women, on Donald Trump, and on her family’s legacy.

Barbara Bush’s accomplishments, struggles, and contributions are many. Now, Susan Page explores them all in THE MATRIARCH, a groundbreaking book certain to cement Barbara Bush as one of the most unique and influential women in American history.Age Range: Adult

Grey: Fifty Shades of Grey as Told by Christian (ebook) PDF Download, EPUB, MOBI, AZW, KF8, TXT

Grey: Fifty Shades of Grey as Told by Christian ebook download
Grey: Fifty Shades of Grey as Told by Christian

Author(s): E. L. James
Genre: Women’s Fiction, Contemporary Women
Language: English
Year: 2015
File Size: 23 Mb
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In Christian’s own words, and through his thoughts, reflections, and dreams, E L James offers a fresh perspective on the love story that has enthralled millions of readers around the world.

Christian Grey exercises control in all things; his world is neat, disciplined, and utterly empty—until the day that Anastasia Steele falls into his office, in a tangle of shapely limbs and tumbling brown hair. He tries to forget her, but instead is swept up in a storm of emotion he cannot comprehend and cannot resist. Unlike any woman he has known before, shy, unworldly Ana seems to see right through him—past the business prodigy and the penthouse lifestyle to Christian’s cold, wounded heart.

Will being with Ana dispel the horrors of his childhood that haunt Christian every night? Or will his dark sexual desires, his compulsion to control, and the self-loathing that fills his soul drive this girl away and destroy the fragile hope she offers him?

This book is intended for mature audiences.

The Heir (The selection Book 4) PDF Download, EPUB, MOBI, AZW, KF8, TXT

The Heir (The Selection Book 4)
The Heir (The Selection Book 4)

Author(s): Kiera Cass
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Language: English
Year: 2015
File Size: 3 Mb
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Kiera Cass’s #1 New York Times bestselling Selection series has enchanted readers from the very first page. In this fourth romantic novel, follow Illéa’s royal family into a whole new Selection—and find out what happens after happily ever after.

Twenty years ago, America Singer entered the Selection and won Prince Maxon’s heart. Now the time has come for Princess Eadlyn to hold a Selection of her own. Eadlyn doesn’t expect her Selection to be anything like her parents’ fairy-tale love story…but as the competition begins, she may discover that finding her own happily ever after isn’t as impossible as she’s always thought.

A new generation of swoonworthy characters and captivating romance awaits in the fourth book of the Selection series!