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Lilac's Book: Random Advice & Hippy Values, for Ages 12 to Adult
By Bill Orton
Price: Free! Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Written by a father as a gift for his daughter, topics are in random order and range from "Hope" and "Tomatoes" to "Drugs," "Sex," "Relationships," and "Religion." Includes extensive reader comments and links to the author and website for the online version of the book.
Tai Chi Beginner - Yang Style Tai Chi Short Form of Shaolin Chi Mantis Class Reading Manual
By Richard Del Connor
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist
This "Class Reading Manual" version of the original Tai Chi Beginner - Yang Style of Shaolin Chi Mantis book, has been designed for the ebook formats. This book has improved the health and lives of over 300 students taught in Utah and California since its first 1992 publication in a maximum security prison. The quintessential information of the original 1992-2011 class notebook is contained and co
Summer Forevers - Book #4 of 4 of the poetry book series: Season of Fours
By Richard Del Connor
Series: Season of Fours, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This is book #4 of the poetry book series, Season of Fours, by Richard Del Connor. This poetry was written during the early 1980s before transforming into The Coyote in 1984. Richard lived in Santa Monica and Venice Beach while writing this book about an endless Summer that lasted for several years as he worked for Fleetwood Mac, Frank Zappa, and performed with his rock band, The Rich.
The Word: of not god
By Austin Torney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,600. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Long ago, people were thrown out of the tribe for not believing in the moon god, but that god is long gone, along with the gods of Mt. Olympus and others who had to be relocated so far away as to become invisible. Is our present day God any more real? Is He a leader? Is He a good role model. Should we follow his ways? Was God made in Man’s image? Is it all just a myth?
And Then God Said... Then I Said... Then He Said... Volume Two
By Celestial Blue Star
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 83,160. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
God speaks on today and tomorrow, philosophy on life and death, prophecy about Earth changes, 2012 and beyond, planetary consciousness and intergalactic relationships, Star Keepers Walk-ins and Masters. All information in "the God Book" series has been transmitted to us by God.
On Liberty - with full text by John Stuart Mill and modern introduction by Rupert Matthews
By Rupert Matthews
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,890. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Utilitarianism
On Liberty is undoubtedly the most influential and best known of the works by the British philosopher John Stuart Mill. And unlike many philosophical works, it is written in relatively easy to understand language and is fairly short. This edition includes a new introduction and conclusion by historian Rupert Matthews.
The Good Book of the Humanist Bible: The UnWrit Book of Books of the UnHoly Scriptures and the UnVarnished Gospel Truth of Reality
By Austin Torney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,150. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The title says it all; it is reason vs belief, and this book is full of insight, either way.
Something to Ponder, reflections from Lao Tzu's Tao Te Ching
By Colin Mallard
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Taoism
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“Something to Ponder, reflections from Lao Tzu’s Tao Te Ching,” brings readers the timeless wisdom of the ancient Chinese sage. It is as relevant today as when it was first written twenty five hundred years ago. The elegant language is simple, at times sparse and is meant to be read aloud. It provides a perfect vehicle for Lao Tzu’s profound wisdom.
Cercando dove l’acqua è più profonda
By Marco Crestani
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Cercare la sapienza, il senso delle cose, degli eventi e forse del mondo è un po’ come cercare l'acqua. Per questo è necessario immergersi e setacciare dove l'acqua è più profonda e cercare, osservare, frugare… Un po' come quando si cerca di capire che la vita è un eterno fluire, mutare, trasformarsi e rinnovarsi…
And Then God Said... Then I Said... Then He Said... Volume One
By Celestial Blue Star
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 92,520. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Volume One of The God Book Series In this book, “God’s Book,” God answers all these questions while presenting a full dialog on other pertinent subjects. God also conducts a question and answer forum pertaining to the ascendancy of the “Human Spirit.” This book contains information God transmitted to Celestial (Celest) Blue Star of the Pleiades, David of Arcturus and Suzanne (Suzy) Ward
Brain Waves: Secrets of Reality
By Austin Torney
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,190. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
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Astounding revelations of the mysteries of the mind and the universe. What is Consciousness and Awareness? Where did the Universe come from? What makes the mind operate as it does? What is Meditation? What is our Destiny? How do the senses work?
Aristotle in Plain and Simple English
By BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 22. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Aristotle was one of the greatest philosophers of all time. His writings covered everything from physics and logic to politics and ethics. His thoughts will blow you away! If, that is, you can understand him! This book takes some of Aristotle's most complex thoughts and ideas, and puts them in a language anyone can understand.
The New Rubaiyat: Modern Affirmations and Aspirations
By Austin Torney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,760. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
These original affirmations and aspirations are my extension of Omar Khayyam’s Rubayiat into modern times, a continuing embrace of the human condition. Somehow, inexplicably, the verses came to me as I lived through all the experiences described therein. My quatrains, like Omar’s, aim into the heart of life’s dilemmas, offering simple common sense solutions. Everyone dies, but not everyone lives.
The Incredible Irony of Being: Thoughts on Expression and Life
By David Wheeler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Incredible Irony of Being is as varied as it is unique. In a serious voice that is alternately sarcastic and philosophical, Dave Wheeler writes with confidence on most any subject: Literature, Art, Writing, Suburbia. Somehow it all comes together in 21st Century style.
Creativity and Intention in Evolution
By Albert Low
Price: Free! Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Charles Darwin has changed for ever the way we see ourselves, and our place in the universe. The debate between the Creationists and the neo-Darwinians continues in full fury. One outcome of this has been to see Darwin’s theory become entrenched as a dogma, defended by evangelical apologists, and no longer a reasonable account of how human beings have evolved from earlier life forms.
The Unfinished Revolution: The Battle for America's Soul
By Bill Whitehouse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 243,460. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
The 'Occupy Movement' took many people by surprise with both its scope, as well as by the manner in which it resonated with the deep sense of discontentment that appears to be felt by many people in the United States concerning the economic and political character of American life. This book is intended to help bring a sharper focus to that discontentment.
The Triumph of Life, Love, and Being
By Austin Torney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,970. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In a monastical village, a monk and a nun to-be exchange notes, via the books they send back and forth, for illustration and editing, they noting the forbidden knowledge therein. When the monastical village burns to the ground, they embark on a picaresque journey, in which they employ their wisdom, encountering various and sundry situations. They carry a special, speaking, book.
Epic Thoughts: The Best Of
By Austin Torney
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Deep thoughts: What of forever; How energy operates; The lore and legends of the flowers;  The vault of everything; The colors; Why anything; The greenless world; All that lies between; God, or not; Existence; Being; Into the lands of the gods; God vs science; Evolution; Dark matter; Flora symbolica; The end of the earth; Nostalgic notions; The Theory of Everything; and much more.
Notes on Philosophy
By Larry Clevenger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Philosophy
Starting with brief biographies of the great philosophers, including Socrates, Plato, Aristotle and Descartes in part one, and moving through other forms and ways of thinking this book is a nice introduction to the world of philosophy.
50 Reasons To Not Suffer
By Tony DiBella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Do you often find yourself suffering and unsatisfied with life? Do you feel that life is unfair and that the world is against you? If so, then this book might help you to put things into perspective. The author will demonstrate that for every ‘negative’ life event, there is actually a ‘positive’ way of looking at it, like a cloud with a silver lining. All that is required is a little courage.