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A Writer's Journey: What to Know Before, During, and After Writing a Book
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The author of the ground-breaking Married Women Who Love Women was first told she wasn't a writer by a college professor. She didn't realize she might be until Robert Redford came to town. In this book, she tells other writers what to know before, during, and after writing a book. This is the book she wishes she had when she started writing.
Running in the Back of the Pack
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Startling with Bettie's first run, this story follows her journey from 5Ks to ultras, love to loss, grief to healing, from her first marathon to more than 225 more. She's logged more miles than she thought possible, and she's still going-on track to complete more than 70 this year. She runs in the back of the pack, where the view is different. Some benefits were expected--some quite surprising.
Both Sides Now: A True Story of Love, Loss and Bold Living
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
The past is simply part of our story; just not the whole story...On the very day that Nancy Sharp delivered premature twins, she learned that her husband's brain cancer returned after eighteen months in remission. Less than three years later, at the age of 37, she became a widow. But while many in that situation would crumble, Nancy had an innate ability to hold life and death in the same moment.
Philip K. Dick: The Dream Connection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
"A very impressive must-read for serious PKD readers." --Science Fiction Chronicle. This exceptional anthology includes an 8 hour interview with Philip K. Dick, detailing his March '74 "mystical experiences," plus numerous essays, including Robert Anton Wilson on PKD's experiences, R. Faraday Nelson on collaborating with PKD, a short story in which PKD fictionalizes his experiences, and much more.
The Church of Tango
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Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 80,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Essay » Author profile
The Church of Tango is a passionate memoir of tragedy and adventure, lust and music, romance and tango, and above all, survival. A dancer all her life, she’d had to put it on hold while raising her artistic sons and caring for her dying husband. Now as she set her suitcase down on the ancient cobblestones of a Paris courtyard, she wondered—48 years old, 6,000 miles away from home knowing no one...
Pai Rico Pai Pobre
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Price: Free! Words: 63,450. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
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Up and Out of Egypt
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,960. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This story is of a woman set free from the bondage of guilt and sin of her past. It is her journey of faith, healing and restoration.
50 Days Turning 50 One Man's Sobering Realization it's NOT the New 40s!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,010. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Male menopause? You betcha! Turning 50, compels me to want to do physical harm to anyone who says crap like, “Fifty is the new forty.” And yet, I might make out with them if they tell me I don’t look my age. I had no idea I would be such a dude-bitch about turning fifty.
Random Musings From the Funny Girl Or How to Make the Most of Multiple Personality Disorder
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,010. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
What do space exploration, dog farts, and Cupid have in common? They're all part of the wonderful world of wacked out humor that comes from the mind of Gini Koch.
Theologian & Philosopher of Liberty: Essays of Evaluation & Criticism in Honor of Michael Novak
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,430. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
Throughout his long and rich career as a theologian and philosopher, Michael Novak has written on a formidable number of subjects. Though most well- known for his contributions to the conversation between theology and economics, Novak has also written on topics such as the ethics of nuclear deterrence, the Second Vatican Council, the welfare state, liberation theology, concepts of subjectivity...
The Incidental Muslim
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Incidental Muslim is an honest, witty and heartfelt collection of columns and new musings by writer Amal Awad on growing up in Australia as a hybrid identity, with a look at career, life, love, feminism and her love of storytelling (even though Hollywood just can’t get their portrayals of Muslims right).
Joy
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 231,240. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
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Scribbling Women & The Real-Life Romance Heroes Who Love Them
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
Invoking the style and spirit of the bestselling Chocolate for a Woman’s Soul series, Scribbling Women and the Real-Life Romance Heroes Who Love Them comprises essays from 28 popular romance authors on how they met, wed, and love (over time) their real-life spouses and significant others. Contributors include Deanna Raybourn, Lisa Renée Jones, Julie Kenner, Jacquie D'Alessandro and May McGoldrick.
One Page a Day
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Price: Free! Words: 114,480. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
One Page a Day is the anti-Seinfeld. It's not a book about nothing--it's a book about EVERYTHING, from the perspective of a novelist, marathoner, musician, husband/dad, cook, investing pro, agnostic, train commuter. From playing guitar solos like a rock god to avoiding runner's knee forever, One Page a Day's 365 ultra-short chapters will keep you amused, enlightened and aroused.
Spring Days in Devon, and other Broadcasts
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 14. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 71,850. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
During the late 1930s Henry Williamson, perhaps best remembered today as a ‘nature’ writer, broadcast talks on the BBC. Scripts of those in this e-book cover various subjects on nature in North Devon from his own inimitable viewpoint, from a description of a walk along the sands with his young son to talks on the red deer, otter, barn owl and stoat; and his move to a derelict farm in Norfolk.
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.
Ngẫm ngợi ngày qua...
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
Ngẫm ngợi về thời gian, tuổi trẻ dấu yêu, những năm 2000...
Green Fields and Pavements: A Norfolk Farmer in Wartime
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 13. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 60,860. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Henry Williamson (1895-1977), nature writer and novelist, was a farmer in Norfolk, UK, during World War 2. Throughout those years he was writing newspaper articles, to help finance the farm, and Green Fields and Pavements is a collection of the articles that he contributed to the Eastern Daily Press between 1941 and 1944: on farming, the countryside and its wildlife, and literature and art.