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A Spider in the Wind: My World, My Time, My Life, My Thoughts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,680. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Growing up in the colonized Vietnam, this is an account of how, armed with a good family education and blessed with a good measure of luck, I managed to crawl my way out of the situation and eventually landed on the American soil, built a career and a family. My experience may serve as useful guide or at least a cautionary tale to youngsters who are looking down their life's path with wonderment.
The Sage and the Lotus: Mind, Body and the Five Worlds
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,040. Language: British English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
A discussion of the Mind-Body problem leads into Maharishi Vedic Science as an holistic science linking consciousness and matter. The problem is resolved and a Five Worlds Framework for experience is proposed, to include enlightened living. The symbol of the Lotus is explained. The theory is applied to spiritual development, education and medicine. The seven states of consciousness are described.
The Rural Setting Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Personal and Natural Places
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,550. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
The Rural Setting Thesaurus helps writers like never before by exploring over 100 school, home, and natural locations, providing the sensory details for each along with possible sources of conflict that can be found there. Also covered are many figurative language techniques that can be used to convey emotion and bring the setting to life, creating a vibrant, one-of-a kind experience for readers.
Leaving Jesus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A former Christian of 25 years, James entered a messianic congregation to learn their teachings. Convinced something was wrong, he left and studied to find the truth. In this book, James examines the "Messianic" prophecies that the gospel writers abused to point to Jesus. He rips the veil off of Christianity and reveals the truth of the Hebrew Scriptures. Written for Jews and Christians.
Soul Survivors: A New Beginning For Adults Abused As Children
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 197,020. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
Soul Survivors: A New Beginning for Adults Abused As Children is the republishing of a classic self-help manual for adult survivors and described as a "model of clarity and organization" by PW. This eBook edition serves as the "Big Book" for an international self-help group called ASCA (Adult Survivors of Child Abuse) and includes all meeting materials allowing anyone to start an ASCA meeting.
The Urban Setting Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to City Spaces
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,040. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
The Urban Setting Thesaurus is the key to creating stronger, more powerful descriptions by showing writers how multisensory details can draw readers in and enhance the story. Through its sensory exploration of over 120 urban settings, this book will help writers create a realistic, textured world readers will long to return to, even after the book closes.
Vanishing Tracks: Four Years Among the Snow Leopards of Nepal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This is the extraordinary account of the first scientific expedition to radio-collar and study the rare, elusive snow leopard in its natural habitat. It is also a story of love and high adventure that provides a fascinating, affecting profile of a people inhabiting one of the most isolated and inhospitable regions in the world—the Kanjiroba Himal of western Nepal.
James Garner: A Biography
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,080. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Internationally known as the star of three dozen movies and three television series, and a familiar face in TV commercials, James Garner is one of our finest actors. He is also one our funniest, but as he points out, "I don't do comedy. I do humor." And it is Garner's special brand of wry, subtle, carefully crafted funniness that has brought him widespread fame and a devoted following.
The Citizen Army
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,380. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This book shows that the online Illuminist community has enough talent and energy to form the vanguard of a genuine Citizen Army to carry forward the great cause of bringing about a Second and Final meritocratic Enlightenment, a true Age of Reason, based on the Principle of Sufficient Reason, expressed through ontological mathematics.
Jungle Birds in the Living Room
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,190. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An intriguing series of adventures that will interest people from all walks of life. It contains a cultural, political and natural history education that is enriching to everyone. Regardless as to whether they have ever had a curiosity or interest in birds, the ordeals endured and the true stories about how they got from the jungles of Central & South America to our living rooms is captivating.
Extraordinary Women of the Rocky Mountain West
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,520. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Extraordinary Women of the Rocky Mountain West brings us the real women who homesteaded, worked the ranches, built the cities, ran the businesses, brought art to the frontier, founded the institutions, preserved human history and natural wonders, fought against racial and gender discrimination, and advanced the cause of equality for women.
The Holographic Soul
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,050. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
A mathematical universe is a holographic universe, a monadic universe, a Leibnizian rather than Newtonian universe. We are all living in a dynamic, evolving hologram, aiming to transform itself into heaven, populated by not one but countless Gods. The universe is a God factory. Its exact purpose is to turn imperfect souls into perfect Gods. What could be better than that?
Rob's Report: Picture if you will... My Global Adventure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,020. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Around the World between 2004 and 2005. Almost a dozen countries, 63 flights, a journey of personal growth and discovery.
Discipleship Box Set
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 153,400. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Discipleship, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Putting Feet to Your Faith, the Discipleship Handbook and Practical Discipleship deal with the most important issues possible. There is nothing more important than God and our relationship to Him. This is what really, ultimately matters – that we know God and that we make Him known. The author, Missionary, Dr. Peter Hammond draws from over three decades of dramatic and varied experiences.
Modern Perspectives on Game Design
Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 167,870. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Second Edition! The Second Edition of Phillies and Vasel's Contemporary Perspectives in Game Design, now with more material, more discussion problems, and a complete course syllabus from Phillies' university-level game design course.
Our Little Town
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,440. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by G. & E. Johnstone. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
‘Our Little Town’ tells of the life and spirit of a Victorian fishing village through the voices of one family across five generations. Elsie Johnstone has captured the memories of 28 members of a Lakes Entrance clan stemming from William Carstairs, a founder and legendary fisherman. It colourfully re-creates growing up in a town of a few hundred people heavily dependent on the sea for survival.
Contra Mundum
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 217,390. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Rationalism
Contra Mundum is a handbook for those who think there's something fundamentally wrong with the world. The ancient Gnostics claimed the world was actually created and ruled by the Devil (the Demiurge), hence why everything is so hideous, unfair and horrific. Humanity refuses to be cured. It loves madness too much. No sane person would be anything other than "contra mundum" (against the world).
Domination & Submission: The BDSM Relationship Handbook, 2nd Ed.
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 162,360. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual alternatives, Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
2nd Edition. The definitive handbook on Domination and Submission (D/s) relationships and the BDSM lifestyle. A must-read for anyone considering or curious about fetish culture! Funny, insightful, educational, and inspiring. You'll love Michael Makai's irreverent and humorous treatment of this subject as he gives you the benefit of his 37 years of BDSM experience!
Quantum Medicine: True Stories Involving the Use of Time Travel in the Treatment and Prevention of Death and Disease
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,840. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
True stories about real hospital cases in which Dr. Italia has used time travel and other methods far beyond current medical knowledge and abilities in the diagnosis and treatment of seriously ill and dying patients at major medical centers. This book provides an amazing firsthand account of dozens of actual cases, including cancer, trauma, burns, heart disease, stroke, coma, and much more.
Hyperreason
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,290. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Rationalism
The central claim of rationalism is that a sufficiently clever person, sitting alone in their room, could work out all of the principles of existence, everything that makes our world what it is. No faith and no sensory observations or experiments are required. Welcome to the Birth of Hyperreason. Welcome to the Mind of God!