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Schiller: The Essays on Aesthetics Volume I
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You set the price! Words: 42,720. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Broadly defined, Aesthetics inform us about what is worth our time and interest in Nature and Art, or in life in general. For Schiller, it is the aesthetic condition which everyone should be reaching for, to allow the advent of the true republic where the human being “neither has to offend the freedom of others in order to affirm his, nor has to throw away his dignity in order to show grace”.
The Parable of Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Hickey's Books. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations
The Parable of Harry Potter, by Nicole L. Rivera addresses each of the seven books of Harry’s story as guides to exploring life’s deepest truths. Discover wisdom about friendship, courage, loyalty, and love from the Boy-Who-Lived and his magical friends.
Cuento sobre cuento
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,250. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Essay » Literature
El cuento es quizá uno de los géneros literarios con mayor aceptación por el público en general por la brevedad y contundencia en las historias. No es fortuito que grandes plumas lo hayan cultivado. Cuento sobre cuento lleva al lector a un recorrido en torno a este género, con cuentos de gran manufactura y calidad literaria que lo remitirán a lo esencial de la prosa breve.
MAN THE SOUL
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Price: $100.00 USD. Words: 41,460. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
man the soul is a must read and have book to everyone.
The Novel of the Future
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Essay » Literature
Anais Nin's revolutionary writing theory, contained in one book, is as relevant today as it was in 1968, when it was first published. A blueprint for young writers everywhere.
MWONGOZO AMANA.
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 39,610. Language: Swahili. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Mwongozo Amana is a Swahili guidebook that can be used by anyone willing to learn Swahili literature. Its main focus however is the Kenyan High School literature, which uses the following book titles: "Damu nyeusi", "Kidagaa kimemwozea" and "Mstahiki Meya".
Biblical episodes retold, gods and aliens evolution and more
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
Gods (Aliens) working on the making of humans, biblical episodes presented in a different way. Creation, Evolution and re-incarnation as subjects for discussion.
Schiller: The Essays on the Sublime
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,360. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
As an adjective, sublime means a subject that is causing deep emotions and feelings of wonder or joy. The noun sublime describes a subject that is without equal, that is supreme or of great moral, artistic or spiritual value. The verb derived from these words describes the capacity of a subject to reach the highest level without going through intermediary steps.
Reading The Amazing Spider-Man Volume One: A Critical Review With Storytelling Lessons From A Writer's Perspective
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
In Reading The Amazing Spider-Man Volume One, we examine the roots of the comicbook with a critical (but light-hearted) review of each story in the first twelve issues. As we do, we keep an eye on the many lessons therein for writers and storytellers of all kinds interested in developing an enduring storyworld and creative franchise. More than anything... we have fun!
The Rhinoceros Is Eating S'ghetti
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
When it comes to parenting and life in general Jack McDaniel is just like everyone else: He’s just making up stuff as he goes along. A lot of it he learned from his daughter. She has taught him as much as he’s taught her over the years. Along the way they’ve met some pretty incredible people: football star Joe Namath, Tony Award-Winning actor Tommy Tune, and the guy who designed the space suit.
Schiller: The Pitaval Casebook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,470. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
To present Humanity in its full expression was Schiller's intent in rewriting and adapting, in the form of a novel or a telling according to the spirit of Enlightenment, these legal cases taken from the exhaustive volumes of real life cases compiled by Pitaval.
Malandreado La Copa de Brasil
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Price: $5.27 USD. Words: 59,660. Language: Spanish. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
MALANDREADO/A: Es esa asombrosa forma de jugar al fútbol (o de amar...) de tantos jugadores brasileños/as, que con duende, gracia y picardía engañan al contrario de tal modo que, a veces, incluso, no se sabe siquiera adonde ha ido a parar la pelota…
Блондинка вокруг света или I did it my way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,880. Language: Russian. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Хочешь сбежать? спроси меня как
We Have Always Fought: Essays on Craft, Fiction and Fandom
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Price: Free! Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Award-winning novelist and advertising copywriter Kameron Hurley's online rants, raves, and brutal eviscerations of media have been shared freely online for a decade. For the first time, the author collects recent essays here in a powerful, passionate compendium on craft, marketing, and celebrity broken into five parts.
Bitch In a Bonnet: Reclaiming Jane Austen from the Stiffs, the Snobs, the Simps and the Saps (Volume 1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 149,360. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Novelist Rodi launches a broadside against the depiction of Jane Austen as "the inventor and mother goddess of 'chick lit.'" Instead he sees her as "the most unsparing satirist of her century." In this volume, he combs through her first three novels with the aim of charting her growth as both a novelist and a humorist, and of shattering the notion that she’s a romantic of any kind.
Burrow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,440. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
“Burrow” (re-published book “The Jetsam”) is collected essays on history and literature which all are self-published in 2005-2009 on the Net (Author’s DeviantArt page, blog etc).
Literary Essays
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,750. Language: British English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Why bother learning Latin? How did the Romans pronounce Greek? Should the Elgin Marbles be handed over to the Modern Greeks? Did the ancients have market economies? Should Epicurus be venerated above Plato and Aristotle? Why is Carol Ann Duffy not even a bad poet? What makes Macaulay a great historian and L. Neil Smith a great science fiction novelist? Read on and see.
Contrappasso Magazine: Noir Issue: International Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,510. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
A special noir-themed issue of Contrappasso Magazine, an independent journal of international writing. This one's a grab bag of essays, interviews, and new and classic poetry focusing on noir in film and fiction.
Drugs Dreams and Consciousness
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
My life has been devoted to those intense sensual experiences, whether through drugs or sex, and what those experiences have meant to my consciousness. That is not to say, that I have merely been a junky for these cosmic touches upon my soul or person, I have in fact spent more time trying to understand their meaning than I have just enjoying them.
Sözler, Yazılar, Sorular
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 90,440. Language: Turkish. Published: May 22, 2014 by Propaganda Yayınları. Category: Essay » Literature
Bu kitapta yer alan yazılar, Işık Ergüden’in 1990 ila 2014 yılları arasındaki makalelerinin bir seçkisi. Edebi eleştirilerden tutun da, Türkiye’deki solun mikro-tarihçesine dek çeşitli nüanslarda ve yoğunlukta yazılar sunuyor yazar bize.