Rising from the Ashes

  • Filename: rising-from-the-ashes.
  • ISBN: 9781483400952
  • Release Date: 2013-07
  • Number of pages: 206
  • Author: Akiko Mikamo
  • Publisher: Authorsolutions

This is a true and incredible story of a Japanese adolescent, Shinji Mikamo, who miraculously survived the first atomic bombing of human kinds. He was on top of his house roof with nothing to shield him at only 3/4 of a mile (1,200m) from the epicenter in Hiroshima on August 6, 1945 toward the end of the World War II. But what made Shinji stand out from most of the survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, or even of many other man-made disasters in our history, he never hated Americans as aggressors. He somehow saw things from a much bigger perspective even in the very strict Japanese military government's mind control of civilians during the war. As one of his three legacy-carrying daughters, Dr. Akiko Mikamo wrote his story to send out the messages of human love and power of forgiveness to remind the world our worst enemies of yesterday could become the best friends of tomorro

An Ember in the Ashes

  • Filename: an-ember-in-the-ashes.
  • ISBN: 9780698176461
  • Release Date: 2015-04-28
  • Number of pages: 464
  • Author: Sabaa Tahir
  • Publisher: Penguin

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Torch Against the Night INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTELLER AMAZON'S BEST YOUNG ADULT BOOK OF 2015 PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD WINNER - FAVORITE FANTASY BUSTLE'S BEST YOUNG ADULT BOOK OF 2015 “This novel is a harrowing, haunting reminder of what it means to be human — and how hope might be kindled in the midst of oppression and fear.” — The Washington Post “An Ember in the Ashes could launch Sabaa Tahir into JK Rowling territory…It has the addictive quality of The Hunger Games combined with the fantasy of Harry Potter and the brutality of Game of Thrones.”—Public Radio International "An Ember in the Ashes glows, burns, and smolders—as beautiful and radiant as it is searing."—Huffington Post “A worthy novel – and one as brave as its characters.” —The New York Times Book Review Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free. Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. Those who do not vow their blood and bodies to the Emperor risk the execution of their loved ones and the destruction of all they hold dear. It is in this brutal world, inspired by ancient Rome, that Laia lives with her grandparents and older brother. The family ekes out an existence in the Empire’s impoverished backstreets. They do not challenge the Empire. They’ve seen what happens to those who do. But when Laia’s brother is arrested for treason, Laia is forced to make a decision. In exchange for help from rebels who promise to rescue her brother, she will risk her life to spy for them from within the Empire’s greatest military academy. There, Laia meets Elias, the school’s finest soldier—and secretly, its most unwilling. Elias wants only to be free of the tyranny he’s being trained to enforce. He and Laia will soon realize that their destinies are intertwined—and that their choices will change the fate of the Empire itself.

From the Ashes of Sobibor

  • Filename: from-the-ashes-of-sobibor.
  • ISBN: 0810113023
  • Release Date: 1997
  • Number of pages: 242
  • Author: Thomas Toivi Blatt
  • Publisher: Northwestern University Press

Blatt's account of his childhood in Izbica provides a fascinating glimpse of Jewish life in Poland after the German invasion and during the period of mass deportations of Jews to the camps. Blatt's tale of escape, and of the five horrifying years spent eluding both the Nazis and later anti-Semitic Polish nationalists, is a firsthand account of one of the most terrifying and savage events of human history.

Empire from the Ashes

  • Filename: empire-from-the-ashes.
  • ISBN: 9780743435932
  • Release Date: 2003
  • Number of pages: 774
  • Author: David Weber
  • Publisher: Baen Books

Drawn into an alien conflict when his ship is taken over and pitted against a dangerous ancient enemy, Colin MacIntyre takes on the task of defeating a group of immortals who have been secretly ruling the Earth.

Phoenix from the Ashes

  • Filename: phoenix-from-the-ashes.
  • ISBN: 0275980030
  • Release Date: 2003
  • Number of pages: 283
  • Author: Daniel Marston
  • Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Investigates how the Indian Army turned a major defeat by the Japanese in 1943 into a victory in 1945 through tactical and structural reforms.

Rising from the Ashes of Divorce

  • Filename: rising-from-the-ashes-of-divorce.
  • ISBN: 1452546169
  • Release Date: 2012-04-27
  • Number of pages: 192
  • Author: Beth Tiger
  • Publisher: BalboaPress

What do you want now that you are on your own? Which one of these statements can you identify with? I want to feel loved. I want peace of mind. I want tools to create a “New Life”. I want to forgive. I want to feel valued. I want to move through the grief and anger process. I want to trust again. With one out of two marriages ending in divorce, the process of separation and divorce can be one of the most painful journeys that adults make in their lifetime. Life Coach, divorcée and author Beth Tiger has created the Flying Solo Series to help men & women thrive not just survive after separation & divorce. This spiritual eight week workbook is the first in the series and will guide you through some of the toughest issues that you are faced with. This book includes thought provoking questions, homework assignments, prayers & affirmations to use daily so that you too can thrive again!

From the Ashes of Disgrace

  • Filename: from-the-ashes-of-disgrace.
  • ISBN: 0870234919
  • Release Date: 1985-10
  • Number of pages: 336
  • Author: Hans Speier
  • Publisher: Univ of Massachusetts Press

A thoughtful and civilized firsthand document of Germany's first phase of resurrection.

Love Amid the Ashes

  • Filename: love-amid-the-ashes.
  • ISBN: 9780800734077
  • Release Date: 2011-03-01
  • Number of pages: 416
  • Author: Mesu Andrews
  • Publisher: Revell

An emotional and stirring account of Job is told through the eyes of the women who loved him, breathing new life, romance and passion into the classic biblical story of suffering and steadfast faith. Original.

From Ashes

  • Filename: from-ashes.
  • ISBN: 9780062267719
  • Release Date: 2012-12-11
  • Number of pages: 416
  • Author: Molly McAdams
  • Publisher: Harper Collins

Aside from her dad, who passed away when she was six, Cassidy Jameson has only ever trusted one man: her best friend, Tyler. So of course she follows him to Texas when he leaves for college. She just didn't expect to be so drawn to their new roommate, Gage, a gorgeous guy with a husky Southern drawl. The only problem? He's Tyler's cousin. Gage Carson was excited to share an apartment off campus with his cousin. He didn't mind that Tyler was bringing the mysterious friend he'd heard about since they were kids . . . until the most beautiful girl he's ever seen jumps out of his cousin's Jeep. There's something about Cassi that makes Gage want to give her everything. Too bad Tyler has warned him that she's strictly off-limits. Despite everything keeping them apart, Cassi and Gage dance dangerously close to the touch they've both been craving. But when disaster sends her running into Tyler's arms, Cassi will have to decide whether to face the demons of herpast . . . or to burn her chance at a future with Gage.

From the Ashes

  • Filename: from-the-ashes.
  • ISBN: 1842751514
  • Release Date: 2005
  • Number of pages: 154
  • Author: Sam Gyimah
  • Publisher:

Protagonists of conservative politics today attempt to diagnose the problems of the Conservative Party, and offer a Conservative vision. This is a useful book on the Conservative Party, by major players.

From the ashes

  • Filename: from-the-ashes.
  • ISBN: CORNELL:31924069055360
  • Release Date: 1994
  • Number of pages: 44
  • Author: International Confederation of Free Trade Unions
  • Publisher:


  • Filename: ashes.
  • ISBN: 9781606842317
  • Release Date: 2011-09-01
  • Number of pages: 480
  • Author: Ilsa J. Bick
  • Publisher: Carolrhoda Lab ™

It could happen tomorrow . . . An electromagnetic pulse flashes across the sky, destroying every electronic device, wiping out every computerized system, and killing billions. Alex hiked into the woods to say good-bye to her dead parents and her personal demons. Now desperate to find out what happened after the pulse crushes her to the ground, Alex meets up with Tom—a young soldier—and Ellie, a girl whose grandfather was killed by the EMP. For this improvised family and the others who are spared, it’s now a question of who can be trusted and who is no longer human. Author Ilsa J. Bick crafts a terrifying and thrilling novel about a world that could be ours at any moment, where those left standing must learn what it means not just to survive, but to live amidst the devastation. Gripped me from beginning to end – dark, creepy and suspenseful. James Dashner, New York Times Best-Selling author of The Maze Runner and The Scorch Trials A haunting and epic story of survival in a shattered world, ASHES is a must read. Michael Grant, New York Times Best-Selling author of Gone

From the Ashes

  • Filename: from-the-ashes.
  • ISBN: 9780615183138
  • Release Date: 2007-12
  • Number of pages: 372
  • Author: Jack Bandemer
  • Publisher: Lulu.com

In the early years of the 21st century, the world was rapidly going to Hell...and Ben Walker was determined not to go down easy. From his tiny community of Paradise, Ben and Jesse--his younger brother--tried to keep a spark of civilization alive so that one day, like the legendary Phoenix, a new world might spring up from the ashes of the old... But there were those among the remnants of the old world who were not as anxious as the Walkers for the return of a civilized world. And they would stop at nothing to thwart the plans of Paradise. Two reluctant heroes must therefore join forces to save their world in a world torn apart... This is the first world-wide printing of this prophetic novel.

Up from the Ashes

  • Filename: up-from-the-ashes.
  • ISBN: 9781450252744
  • Release Date: 2010-11
  • Number of pages: 100
  • Author: Jennifer L. Disney
  • Publisher: iUniverse

Jennifer writes in a way that invites you on her journey of healing. With great depth and insight she encourages others to step onto the path of healing. The book will be a useful tool for those who want a deeper walk with the Lord. Linda Cochrane, author of Forgiven and Set Free When twenty-something Jennifer Disney discovered she was pregnant, she didn't feel overjoyed. Instead, guilt and shame nearly paralyzed her with fear. With a bright future ahead, she convinced herself that abortion was the only answer. On that fateful day, she made the decision to abort the baby, a choice that would forever change her life. Up from the Ashes tells Jennifer's remarkable true story of courage, faith, and healing from the devastating emotional and spiritual effects of her abortion. With refreshing candor, she shares her uphill battle of how she struggled to find relief from the constant emotional pain from her choice, and how this very struggle inspired her to reach out to others affected by post-abortion trauma. Divided into easy-to-read sections with a uniquely Biblical perspective, this part-guide, part-memoir delves into the most difficult issues surrounding abortion and offers help and hope to women in need of both. Jennifer's compassionate words accompany blank journal pages that encourage reflection and participation for sufferers, and create a safe, loving environment for recovery. For those lost in post-abortion trauma, Up from the Ashes offers the promise of hope and healing, and reveals the true power of faith and forgiveness.

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