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Christine de Pizan
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 56,820. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 5, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Este livro é a publicação da tese de doutorado, Christine de Pizan: uma resistência na aprendizagem da moral de resignação, fruto de mais de 20 anos de pesquisa da autora.
Entomb Tales: Essays Exposing Myth and Confusion About Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,040. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / General, Essay » Author profile
This book explores myths, legends, and worldviews about death that have proliferated throughout human history regarding the destiny of humanity after the grave. It exposes ancient and modern error and confusion surrounding these notions; it strives to uncover the truth about what happens when we expire.
Stories of an Illness
Series: Letters Home. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,860. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
A nervous breakdown led to psychiatrists, pills, and support groups. Psych wards and veterans' homes became a way of life. Alcohol aggravated my disease. Creative writing and recreation made life worth living. Family and friends stood by me. Alcoholics Anonymous got me sober. Work was my salvation. Forty years later life was good.
O Admirável Mundo do Vinho
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 61,760. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 1, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Esta obra assinala a longa vivência enófila do autor, não só no território nacional, incluindo os Açores e a Madeira, mas também nas visitas profissionais, como jornalista especializado, a vinhas e adegas de países vários, designadamente na Bulgária, Chile, Espanha, França, Grécia e Itália.
Un vétérinaire en colère
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,540. Language: French. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Dans ce véritable dossier noir sur le rapport que notre civilisation entretient avec les animaux, le vétérinaire Charles Danten ose lever le voile sur les réalités gênantes qui se cachent derrière notre amour des bêtes.
The Saga of Wasp and other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 54,630. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
These short stories by publisher and Methodist minister Dave Mullan began with his unusual experiences in the indigenous bush of New Zealand. Other events from his school and early work years complement a selection of events from throughout his life. There are some interesting facts behind some of the anecdotes. But most are, as intended, just for fun and sometimes are quite funny.
A Cafe in Space: The Anais Nin Literary Journal, Volume 12
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Author profile
Vol. 12 of the only current Anais Nin literary journal contains excerpts from Nin's diary on the famous "come as your madness" party, previously unknown letters about the JFK assassination that prove Nin was not apolitical, a study of how Nin's first abortion symbolized her life philosophy, examinations of Nin's fiction and the humor of the Durrells, poetry, art, and book reviews.
Goat Lips: Tales of a Lapsed Englishman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,570. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile
A thought-provoking romp through a lapsed Englishman’s life, who—after a quarter century of living in the United States—realized he’d neglected to renew his subscription to England. Matthew’s relentless wit and insight is front and center as we bounce between England and the United States, experiencing one hilarious, and sometimes poignant, tale after another.
Bir bölüyün manifesti
Price: Free! Words: 67,680. Language: Azerbaijani (North Azeri, Latin script). Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Əliyev Qaya İbad oğlu. Bir bölüyün manifesti (Yasamal taborunun II Bölüyünün Qarabağ müharibəsində keçdiyi döyüş yolu haqqında sənədli oçerk). Bakı, “Elm və Təhsil” - 2015. 372 səh.
Tears of Innocence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
From a loving family this five year old girl is thrown into a world of abuse and torture leading to attempted suicide, near insanity and the contemplation of murder. A true life drama.
Flights From My Terrace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
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This book is a collection of 58 essays most of which are based on observations from my terrace. Some have been written quashed in ramshackle buses while commuting from home to work place. Still others have been written from the snug confines of a car, watching ordinary life pass by with its extraordinary hues. These myriad hues have coloured my life and enriched it, hope they enrich yours also.
Dates and Dorothy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,210. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Author profile
Since coming of age I wanted to change the world, when, in middle age, the world returned the compliment by changing me. That is when I met my guide and mentor Dorothy Cowlin.
Ripples from the Blaze
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,230. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Screenplays » Biographical
Memoir: An incredible journey of a Power Broker; love, romance, hate, triumph, failures, enlightenment. On the journey, no man knows whether love or hate awaits him. To foresee the end, we must examine the beginning. "The beginning and the end are One."
A Cautious Descent Into Respectability: The Collected Essays
Series: The Descent, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 61,340. Language: American English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Gorillas With Scissors Press (GWSP). Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the story of how I came to accept who I am. This is a story of fear, hate, depression, and hope. There will be tears and there will be pain, I lay my soul bare and tell the truth no matter how bad it makes me look. This story is a therapy session. This story is my truth, and I make no apology.
Tales of the AGT
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,470. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A behind-the-scenes look at the wonderful world of the Adventure Game Theater, a live-action role-playing game that made its mark in the field of holistic and New Age studies at such places as Omega Institute and the Center for Symbolic Studies...
A Writer's Journey: What to Know Before, During, and After Writing a Book
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Essay » Author profile
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
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Essay » Author profile
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
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: 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.