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Dan Poynter's Para Promotion Program by Dan Poynter
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Business, Essay » Literature
Dan Poynter’s Para Promotion Program is a series of book promotional projects the agoraphobic author can accomplish without leaving home and shows the author what to do to reach their audience. The program not only shows the author how to promote his or her current book, it is a crash course in book promotion that can be applied to future books.
Pantheon: Adventures In History, Biography, And The Mind by Quintus Curtius
Price: $9.79 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
A collection of essays on historical, biographical, and moral subjects, with an emphasis on masculinity and its contemporary meaning. Continuing the exploration of themes from his first book, Quintus Curtius gives in-depth analysis of character and endurance, as well as a special section on Neoplatonism.
Perilous and Fair: Women in the Works and Life of J. R. R. Tolkien by Janet Brennan Croft & Leslie A. Donovan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,860. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Mythopoeic Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays, Essay » Literature
Perilous and Fair includes seven classic articles as well as seven new examinations of women in Tolkien’s works and life. These fourteen articles bring together perspectives not only on Tolkien’s most commonly discussed female characters—Éowyn, Galadriel, and Lúthien—but also on less studied figures such as Nienna, Yavanna, Shelob, and Arwen.
Thirty-Seven: Essays On Life, Wisdom, And Masculinity by Quintus Curtius
Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 57,390. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
A collection of essays dealing with historical, biographical, and philosophical subjects, with an emphasis on masculinity and endurance in adversity.
An Alternative Handbook to the Maltese Temples - a Cosmic Perspective and Guide. by Francis Xavier Aloisio
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
For the first time we have a ‘handbook’ that gives us a metaphysical and an alternative perspective of the unique prehistoric temples of Malta. Humanity has now reached the stage where it is open, eager & hungry enough for the ‘truth.’ It is time to come into a better understanding of these magnificent and mysterious structures, and to find out what truly happened on the islands of Malta and Gozo.
Invisible by Jim Hines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
13 essays on the importance of representation in science fiction and fantasy, with an introduction by author Alex Dally MacFarlane. Proceeds from the sale of this collection go to the Carl Brandon Society to support Con or Bust.
Muses of Wandering Passions by Chimnese Davids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Essay » Literature(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Muses of Wandering Passions is the very definition of sadness and of loss. Its undiluted mourning grips the reader: within the starkness, the sincerity of recollections in fairness to the one causing the broken heart is touching:” That is what you meant to me: a light that shone through the darkness.” (Your smile, p. 56)
How to Begin Your Memoir by D. Patrick Miller
Series: The Art of the Memoir, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Essay » Literature
In the first volume of the ART OF THE MEMOIR series, accomplished author, editor, and writing coach D. Patrick Miller helps writers take the very first step in creating a personal history: getting clear on why one is writing. Miller reviews three "Poor Motivations" and three "Effective Motivations" for writing a memoir, and provides a set of questions to help authors explore their starting point.
Hypatia: Her Life and Times by Faith L. Justice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,940. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
Hypatia of Alexandria. Who was she? A brilliant 5C scientist murdered by a religious mob? An aging academic killed by a rival political force? A sorceress who kept Alexandria in thrall through satanic wiles? Innovative mathematician or a geometry teacher? Discover the answers to these questions and more through this collection of essays on the life and times of Hypatia, Lady Philosopher.
Marriage in Pride and Prejudice by Louise Hathaway
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
This is a scholarly essay about marriage expectations in the Regency period as expressed in Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. It explores the different relationships between the sexes in the novel, and what the options were for women who were not yet married during this period. Including photographs taken during a Jane Austen pilgrimage to England, it's a must read for all "Janeites".
Red Line/Blue Line: Essays from the Editor's Corner by Shawn MacKenzie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,070. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
Any book about editing is, necessarily, a book about writing. For the casual scribbler or earnest author, "Red Line/Blue Line" is a collection of 36 essays - informative, occasionally digressive, and frequently irreverent - on writing, editing, and the essential interplay between the two. It is an invitation to read well, write better, and have fun doing it.