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is Publishing Success Inspiration? Perspiration?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Is there a shortcut to publishing success? Will that one brilliant idea translate into bestseller status or does a writer's success owe everything to hard work? Good questions which are discussed in this piece by an experienced indie author.
Genius of Friendship: T. E. Lawrence
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 15. Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
'Genius of Friendship', long out of print, is a memoir by Henry Williamson recounting his friendship with T. E. Lawrence – ‘Lawrence of Arabia’. This was a friendship chiefly through correspondence, and the memoir quotes extensively from Lawrence’s letters to Williamson, which are both literary and personal in content, and make for fascinating reading.
Do You Fear Death? and Other Memoirs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs on life, death, old age, family, travel, writing, and other topics. Includes: "Do You Fear Death?", "New York in the Summer", "It's Been a Long, Strange Trip", "Where You're Meant to Be", "The Cold", "Getting Old: A Journal; Part One: Scary Stuff", "Getting Old: A Journal; Part Two: Good Stuff".
Potter of the Souls--A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Faced with spending the remainder of his days in a depressing nursing home, Luke spends his time yearning for the eternal nap, and the day he will once again see the love of his life.
Why White Men Like Asian Women and the Moral Decline of American Marriages
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Series: Steve O'Reilly Presents. Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Steve O'Reilly Presents: Why White Men Like Asian Women and the Moral Decline of American Marriages "Marriage has turned into a game of musical chairs. Marriage in America today basically is a white-collar-crime in disguise."
Getting Out There and Other Essays on Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Inspiration and insight for writers. Includes: "Getting Out There", "Staying Put", "Step By Step", "Endings", "On Exercise", "Reality Check", "The New Hack Writers", and "The Lepers of Literature".
Age of Obsidian
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Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This essay gives a brief overview of the central character, Kediak. It also provides a setting for the age; the struggle for survival as the glaciers continue to drain water away and make it impossible for flora to survive. It also provides a brief glimpse into the more mysterious elements he will encounter in his travels. These are not fantastic stories, they are historical science fiction.
Importance and usage of Personal Protective Equipment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Importance and usage of Personal Protective Equipment
Programa de Memorización Bíblica de la IBRL 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: Spanish. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Programa de memorización bíblica IBRL 2014
The Secret Truth About Santa
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Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
There are historical truths about the St. Nicholas family which are the root foundations to the myths and legends surrounding St. Nicholas and Santa Claus. In these pages I have attempted to explain as much as I can about my immediate family, clan, the Antares tribe, and how we have worked for the betterment of humanity for over 1,300 years.
Über die Existenz der Empfindung in den Köpfen und Rümpfen der Geköpften: Eine medizinische Untersuchung aus dem Jahr 1808
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: German. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Schon zu Lebzeiten war Franz von Paula Gruithuisen (1774-1852) ein umstrittener Arzt, Astronom und Rundumgelehrter, der ein Buch über die Bauwerke der Mondbewohner vorgelegt hatte, über das ganz Europa lachte. Zuvor war Gruithuisen aber einer ganz anderen – und zu seiner Zeit heiß diskutierten – Frage nachgegangen: Was geht eigentlich in einem abgeschlagenen Kopf so vor sich?
EXOT #16. Zeitschrift für komische Literatur
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 23,590. Language: German. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Oh, du Feuchtfröhliche! In der Winterausgabe flocken aus EXOT wieder einmal 128 Seiten geistreicher Geschichten, genialer Gedichte und gnädiger Gemeinheiten, sorgsam gemästet mit vielerlei Grafiken, Gomix und Gartoons. Vom Himmel hoch kommt diesmal die Covermalerei, nämlich von der just preisgekrönten Nadia Budde (Hans-Meid-Preis 2013 für Buchgrafik und Buchillustration).
Iz knjizevne provincije
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: Serbian. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Collection of book reviews, critical essays and addresses by Serbian author Borislav Radosavljevic.
Explorando el Futuro
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: Spanish. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Selección de artículos publicados en diferentes medios de comunicación...
Tales from a hill station
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A narration of my experiences as a resident of Baguio and an expression of my views on art, culture, politics and life in general in the new millennium in what was once known as the most beautiful hill station in Asia.
An Academic View of World War Two
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013 by Live Print. Category: Essay » Political
When looking at World War Two, few people see the peoples war behind the smoke screen of military strategy. In these four Essays we evaluate just what the peoples war was and how it came to be.
Jack Kirby. El cuarto demiurgo
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,620. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2013 by Sportula. Category: Essay » Author profile
En este ensayo José Manuel Uría repasa la carrera del «Rey» Kirby centrándose en los aspectos quizá menos tratados de su obra: su labor como creador secundario, como demiurgo, de varios universos y las lecturas metafísicas y mitológicas que se derivan de ello. Con rigor y de forma exhaustiva, se repasan los puntos principales de su carrera y se nos muestran algunas de sus facetas menos conocidas.
My Emancipation Proclamation and Other Essays on Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Inspiration and insight for writers. Includes: "My Emancipation Proclamation", "Freedom", "Paper Dragons", "The Elusive Pursuit of Literary Fame and Fortune", "The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Writer", "One True Reader", "The Tortoise Manifesto", "What it's Like to Self-Publish".
Witchcraft in The Church
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
(4.00 from 1 review)
How a lack of sound Biblical Teaching has created a doorway for Witchcraft to enter the Church!
That Old Science Fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,080. Language: American English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Thursday Night Press. Category: Essay » Literature
Perhaps the “Cliff’s Notes” of classic science fiction, writer Sourdough Jackson’s essays keep alive the books, authors, editors, publishers, magazines, and movies that made science fiction the successful subject and industry it is today. Foreword by SF and fantasy author Robert Vardeman.