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Life Will Answer
By Richard Turcotte
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,020. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
What if Life offered More? Life Will Answer explains how Life works for each of us and for every aspect of our lives—all the good, bad, and in-between aspects and results—whether they are the product of considered goals or merely random choices. Once you understand, everything changes ... as you choose.
Where Am I Going?
By T.M. Sparks
Price: Free! Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
“Where Am I Going” is about awareness in the human sense, it’s about being aware of our everyday existence here and now. Why we do the things we do, day in and day out? Is what we are doing day to day really profitable, and if so, in what way is it profitable? Does it profit our further meaning here in this life? Or is it all together a waste of our time? Have we considered the God factor?
The Secret behind Meditation
By Bhagavan Shree Prasannaji
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,060. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Meditation..Whenever the body, mind & soul are in sync with each other can we truly be in this state called as MEDITATION. This book has all the techniques needed for an individual to uplift the conscious level & reach his soul where all the secrets pertaining life & death are available. Bhagavan shree Prasannaji (1st spiritual guru in the world to create over 6000 new age meditations)
The Secret behind KARMA
By Bhagavan Shree Prasannaji
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,780. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
The Secret behind KARMA...A book which humorously describes the illusions of life we are stuck with. Bhagavan shree Prasannaji has beautifully put his life experiences to give a simple yet effective insight of Karma (the law of cause & effect). This book is bound to uplift the conscious level of the individual which inturn helps in overcoming the web of suffering, negativity, fear & illusions....
False Gods (The Deceivers) and Their Flock
By Dawna DeCorby
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(2.00 from 1 review)
The author gives her assessment of 3 new age cults - Abraham Hicks, Sherry Daniel and L. Ron Hubbard.
An Executive Summary of Nate Silver's 'The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail--but Some Don't'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,990. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Nassim Nicholas Taleb's 'Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
Life Lessons of Wisdom & Motivation - Volume II
By M.I. Seka
Series: Life Lessons of Wisdom & Motivation, Volume II. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
A compilation of quotations and proverbs from the most enlightened, intelligent, and forward thinkers in human history regarding the most important aspects of life. Compiled and arranged to give the reader a clear direction in their life based on their internal needs, wants, and desires. Volume II of IV
An Overview of Spirituality
By Chinmoy Biswas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,200. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
India’s heritage of Spirituality, recorded in Sanskrit, is complex. This short, simple book, attempts to guide those interested in finding answers about our existence: the meaning of life, our deeper purpose in this world and our relation with God. Written from a Vedic perspective, it also discusses research and thoughts of philosophers in the West, the Middle East, and the Far East.
Tragedia păcii imposibile. Eternele ciocniri sub schimbătoarele hegemonii
By Egmond-Gabriel Dulman
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 103,350. Language: Romanian. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Tendinţa comună este de a acuza însă imperiile, hegemonii globali pentru faptul de a fi ruinat pacea. Însă nu este întocmai adevărat pentru că, volens nolens, o forţă superioară se pare că este oricum destinată să vegheze asupra sistemului internaţional şi să evite vidul de putere ce ar conduce către o anarhie sistemică. Iar comportamentul lor imperial nu pare a fi o excepţie, ci o regulă.
Soren Kierkegaard Attacks the Church
By Robert Herrmann-Keeling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,270. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
A philosopher-theologian’s scholarly but highly readable book on Soren Kierkegaard, Danish “father of modern existentialism.” Chapters include: his life, his literary methods, his themes, his attack on the 1840s Danish church for “making a fool of God,” an objective life of Jesus, a summary of the first-generation church, and Kierkegaard’s message to the church in our time. Bibliography.
Karta: Life-Inspiring Essays On Cognition, Consciousness & Causality
By Santosh Jha
Price: Free! Words: 22,690. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
The essays in this book unravel the Karta (subjective consciousness) from the perspective of the new thinking of 3Cs – Cognition, Consciousness and Causality. The effort is to make you – the Karta, assimilate the core idea as how a holistic, assimilative and integrative perspective of the 3Cs helps you in attaining and enhancing personal excellence and wellness. Makes you meet a new empowered you.
Le bonheur
By Mohammad Amin Sheikho
Price: Free! Words: 12,040. Language: French. Published: February 23, 2014 by amin-sheikho.com. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
Le bonheur, Est‐il vraiment hors de portée? Si tu n'a pas de connaissance sur ton Créateur qui t'a amené dans ce monde, comment pourras-tu arriver au bonheur? Observe tes deux mains!! Qui les a faites de cette façon? Sans ces mains comment pourrais-tu travailler? N'est-ce pas que tes doigts te servent!! Ne lances-tu pas un regard sur tes ongles?...
Common Sense For Today's America
By JJ McKeever
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Common Sense for Today’s America shows practical ways of solving issues Americans face today. It covers government, politics, family life, education, church, God, sports, and other things that make people wonder what happened to the American Dream. It turns complex problems upside down and looks at them with the perspective of real solutions that do not adhere to any one philosophy or bias.
Now And Zen
By Robert Sommers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
How does Zen practice lead to enlightenment? When is internally-focused mindfulness most effective? What is the greatest obstacle to experiencing peace of mind? Now And Zen explores the deeper psychological aspects of Zen practice and offers a new approach for attaining tranquility and happiness. Robert Sommers has a Ph.D. in clinical psychology and is a long-time Zen practitioner.
Косьбы и судьбы
By Ст. Кущёв
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 91,590. Language: Russian. Published: February 20, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Простые житейские положения достаточно парадоксальны, чтобы запустить философский выбор. Как учебный (!) пример предлагается расследовать философскую проблему, перед которой пасовали последние сто пятьдесят лет все интеллектуалы мира — обнаружить и решить загадку Льва Толстого. Читатель убеждается, что правильно расположенное сознание не только даёт единственно верный ответ, но и открывает сундуки
Why We Should Go Vegan
By Magnus Vinding
Price: Free! Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
We should go vegan! That is the unambiguous conclusion of this short book. This conclusion is reached through a broad examination of the consequences of our not being vegan – both in relation to human health, environmental pollution, the risk of the spread of diseases, and in relation to the animals we farm and kill. The bottom line: We have a strong ethical obligation to go vegan.
Clear Words: Aphorisms
By Prokhor Ozornin
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This book is a collection of aphorisms and short sentences - mainly philosophic, sometimes humorous, at times intriguing, and even rhymed ones can be found in the depths. They all serve one ultimate purpose - to make you see more than what is shown on your TV, help you think deeper than a common playboy, aid you to become kinder in heart and deeds and wiser in life.
Keeping the Peace: A Guide to Video Game Journalism
By Nicholas Laborde
Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Video game journalism is the behemoth mass media machine that determines whether or not video games soar to new heights or fail miserably. Have you ever wondered how it all works? Yes? No? Have no fear! In "Keeping the Peace: A Guide to Video Game Journalism," you will gain a satirical insight into how the game industry works, but specifically as it relates to journalism and journalists.
Ethical Eating - A Complete Guide to Sustainable Food
By Malcolm Coxall
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 190,920. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
Global food is not a nice business. It is controlled by a tiny group of profit grubbing multinationals and it is riddled by safety scandals. Nutritional quality is in free-fall as diet related illnesses become epidemic. Intensive agriculture is steadily destroying the planet. But all is not lost! A new movement of real and ethical food is on the brink of a renaissance. Read on to find out how!