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Thirty-Seven: Essays On Life, Wisdom, And Masculinity by Quintus Curtius
Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 57,720. 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.
Pantheon: Adventures In History, Biography, And The Mind by Quintus Curtius
Price: $9.79 USD. Words: 76,520. 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.
Speculative Fiction 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,210. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Essay » Literature
Speculative Fiction 2014 collects over fifty of the best reviews, essays and media commentary from all facets of SFF. From insightful deconstruction of major blockbuster films, to considered arguments for diversity and inclusivity in science fiction and fantasy, this edition highlights many of the most complex, fraught, and important events in speculative fiction fandom from 2014.
Thirukkural - Explained by Mukil E Publishing And Solutions Private Limited
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 347,030. Language: Tamil. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
உலகிலேயே அதிக மொழிகளில் மொழிபெயர்க்கப்பட்ட நூல்களில் மூன்றாம் இடத்தை திருக்குறள் வகிக்கிறது. இதுவரை 80 மொழிகளில் மொழிபெயர்க்கப்பட்டுள்ளது. திருக்குறளுக்கு உரைகளை தொகுத்து, முதல் முதலாக மின்புத்தகமாக Mukil E Publushing and Solutions Private Limited மூலம் வெளியிடுவதில் பெருமை கொள்கிறோம்.
When the Shoe Fits by Mary T Wagner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,240. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Essay » Literature
When a hard fall from a tall horse landed Mary Wagner—then a writer and soccer mom—in a body cast, she didn’t ease up. Instead she went to law school, became a prosecutor and bought her first spike heels. In reflections ranging from motherhood to falling in love, losing a parent and the gift of second chances, her empowering essays resonate with universal experiences of love, life and reinvention.
El Eterno Enigma by Oscar Araujo Leon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,600. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
La mayoría concibe el entendimiento de las conductas ajenas como un paso decisivo en su camino al éxito pues muchas metas dependen de la voluntad de terceros, no estamos capacitados para entender nuestra conducta. Este libro pretende ayudar en ese sentido, pues la conducta humana es un enigma que para desentrañarlo es menester un esfuerzo a veces frustrante, sin una ayuda externa.
Rayuela, Novela posmoderna by Oscar Araujo Leon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,320. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
Rayuela, la obra más importante de Julio Cortázar se publica en 1963 como novela posmoderna e integra la nueva novela hispanoamericana llamado Boom latinoamericano. Rayuela participa de tendencias que se desarrollan a partir de la vanguardia posmodernista. La clasificamos como metaficción o metanovela, pues agrupa la mayoría de características que animan a esta tendencia.
My Life With Beth Essays, Stories From Ubetchukan and the Schnockered Ukrainian by Felin Meddlessohm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Hysterically and, (almost), historical accounts of Dr. Oscan Lincolnstritch, (the acknowledged expert in Pre-Historic Oral Tradition), as related to Felin Meddlessohm through phone calls, (sometimes collect), letters,( sometimes COD), frequent visits to the now infamous Schnockered Ukrainian, and his now disheveled apartment.The other characters that come and go are just as unique.
27 Views of Greensboro by Marianne Gingher
Price: $6.75 USD. Words: 50,610. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Eno Publishers. Categories: Essay » Literature
27 Views of Greensboro features the works of twenty-seven contemporary writers who write about life in their hometown. In a variety of genres and a wide-range of subjects they create a sense of place, a storied mosaic about the Gate City (and along the way explain why it's called the Gate City). Writers include Fred Chappell, Michael Parker, Diya Abdo, Quinn Dalton, Jim Schlosser, Jim Dodson.
Full Grown People: Greatest Hits, Volume 1 by Jennifer Niesslein
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
Full Grown People's first book! An anthology of 30 essays from the site, Full Grown People: Greatest Hits, Volume One takes you on a tour around the awkward ages in adulthood. The Writer magazine says that Full Grown People publishes "powerful personal essays that examine the human experience with candor and wit."
Le refuge des hommes by Stéphane De Saint-Aubain
Price: $3.17 USD. Words: 48,250. Language: French. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
S’il y a bien un lieu où l’homme est encore à ses yeux l’égal de lui-même, il s’agit probablement bien de l’hôpital. Un lieu de neutralité, un havre, où la moralité est bienfaitrice et la même pour l’ensemble. L’éthique s’élève gracieusement dans le cœur de ses hommes et de ses femmes qui veillent dans une bienveillance absolue à la bonne mise en pratique des traitements et des rémissions à traver
Mohammad (PBUH) The Glory of God (in open verses) by Mohammad Alamgheer
Price: Free! Words: 86,930. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015 by Ahsan Publication. Categories: Essay » Literature
Life of Prophet (pbuh) in open verses. Ancient Arabia, Emigration, Covenant and Its Impact, Yathrib assumes Madinatunnabi, Prophet’s War Principles, Dealing with the Jews & other tribes, The Hudaybiyah Treaty, Prophet’s Foreign Relations, Conquest of Makkah & Tabuk Campaign, Year of Deputation & Prophet’s Demise,
Walmart to Wolf House: Sonoma County Essays by Rob Loughran
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
"Walmart to Wolf House: Sonoma County Essays" is a collection of writing from 1983-2015. It's concerned with family, Jack London, shopping at Walmart, beer, cancer, Bonsai, writing, impact craters, Homer Simpson, and Marathon running. Rob Loughran has published 23 books and over 300 articles in national magazines. Twenty-nine of those articles are collected in "Walmart to Wolf House".
Red Line/Blue Line: Essays from the Editor's Corner by Shawn MacKenzie
Price: $4.99 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.
Why The World Needs Heroes by Jonathan Aquino
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 26,110. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
"I always remind myself that I'm a spiritual being having a physical existence, which I learned from Wayne Dyer, and not the other way around as I used to. I practice a form of Zen meditation called mindfulness, which I learned from Buddhist master Thich Nhat Hanh, where my senses are heightened as I focus and become fully aware of the present moment, or what Deepak Chopra calls the Now..."
Chinese Literature and Culture Volume 2 by Chinese Literature and Culture
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 88,260. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by IntLingo. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature
From the runaway bride Peach in "An Empty Home" to the mute housemaid Jiahui in “Journey of Conscience” to the successful but disillusioned businessman Hu Wenqing, this volume reflects the diverse problems of contemporary Chinese work-a-day life and a search for meaning in a changing world. From most of these stories you hear the critical voice of today’s Chinese writers and a call ...