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The Happy Pill: Portrait of a Middle-Class Homeowner During the Fallout of Economic Meltdown
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,260. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Happy Pill uses a creative, narrative style to convey the realities about the past 12 years of the decay of American culture and the resulting financial meltdown fiasco in a way that wealthy, mainstream, popular media figures still refuse to do. The book offers a critical examination of the forces behind the huge transfer of wealth executed by politicians and their cheap interest agenda.
Of Moose and Men: A Skewed Look at Life in Alaska
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
The first volume in a series of collected humor columns written by award-winning author A. E. Poynor. For less than twenty percent of what you paid for the latte you'll spew out your nose while reading this book, you can learn about everyday life in Alaska where laughing about the trials unique to the country is much better than just shivering in the cold.
Teoría de la literatura de ciencia ficción
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 193,360. Language: Spanish. Published: September 14, 2013 by Sportula. Category: Essay » Literature
Pocos géneros literarios han tenido tanta influencia en el diseño, la arquitectura, la moda, la ingeniería, el arte, la música, el cine o la literatura de nuestro tiempo como lo ha hecho la ciencia ficción. La historia de los dos últimos siglos difícilmente se comprende sin ella y su capacidad reflexión y crítica y su habilidad para conjurar imágenes impactantes y marcar tendencias.
Smiles, Tears And Heartbreaks
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,220. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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After my wife passed away I began to write in earnest. This industrious activity though quite therapeutic in helping me cope with the loss of my wife left me with a stack of essays and shorts pertaining to random happenings in my life. The stories have been intentionally left unarranged, like the random events that generated them. The reader is at liberty to enjoy or to trash accordingly.
Gods Sorely Tested Child
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 63,240. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Essay » Literature
God’s sorely-tested child offers new insights into German poet Annette von Droste-Hülshoffs life and work, focusing on her poetic cycle Das Geistliche Jahr (The Spiritual Year) and presenting a complete translation of it.
Because I Said So: Life in The Mom Zone
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Sartoris Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
In these stories, the love, strength, humor and super powers of mothers are hailed for the wonders that they are.
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.
Guidelines for Psychotherapy in Ordinary Language: An Integrative Approach
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 65,250. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
The foundation in ordinary language and common sense builds upon our existing competencies, and is used to integrate theoretical formulations. The guidelines specify the tasks of therapy, and integrate the various techniques by which the objectives might be accomplished. Psychotherapy, like other activities, is a sequence of intentional actions meant to accomplish specifiable objectives.
I Left My Heart At Stanford . . .
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
The impact of being born six weeks prematurely with an inherited connective tissue disorder wasn't completely understood until later in life. As a child, Don was always aware of having a tender skin which would cut and become traumatized very easily. With proper precautions in life style and his guarded approach to physical activities, he could lead a fairly normal life.
Sullied Pajamas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Women's sexuality
Author's Note In my previous book along this vein, ISO (In Search Of): The Art of Dating, Relationships & Sex for the Discerning Lesbian, I hoped to provide insight and direction for newly out or young lesbians in the romantic terrain. In this volume, I share my personal experiences in traversing the same. I hope it will make you laugh, think, and commiserate.
A Brief History of the Future: collected essays
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
As an author, scholar, and essayist, Sunny Moraine has mused on a variety of things in a variety of ways. In this collection, spanning over two years of work, they make their way through thoughts on the form and business of writing, the nature and meaning of games, the interweaving of society and technology, and the anxieties, awkwardnesses, and hopes of the everyday.
The Articles of Dume
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
There was once a hugely popular online magazine known as Alienskin. Within the HTML-pages of this publication, in every issue for seven of its years, you would find an article on writing horror stories. Now, forty-five of those articles are reproduced in this single volume so those who enjoyed them can enjoy them again, and those who didn't can ignore them all at once.
Ferozmente subjetivo
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: Spanish. Published: July 26, 2012 by Sportula. Category: Essay » Literature
¿Salió Picard alguna vez del Nexus o son las últimas películas de Star Trek una fantasía en la mente del capitán? ¿Cuáles son las claves del éxito de Sandman? ¿Cómo convirtió Alan Moore a la Cosa del Pantano en uno de los personajes más populares de DC? ¿Es Duncan Idaho la clave para resolver todos los misterios de la saga de Dune? ¿Cuál fue la evolución de Isaac Asimov como novelista?
A New Look at the News: As Seen through a Christian's Eyes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Martins Muses. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
A NEW LOOK AT THE NEWS––As Seen Through a Christian’s Eyes, is a rare, unique and inspired book. It would be unusual, indeed, to find another book by a Christian newspaper columnist where his or her columns were the basis for a book’s contents. All this is the work of a seasoned columnist who is also an author of eleven books, and ten syllabi on different subjects in several languages.
La corrupción necesaria (Otra manera de pensar)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: Spanish. Published: July 20, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Essay » Sociology
Pocas cosas tienen hoy tan mala prensa entre nosotros como la corrupción, pero es algo sustancial de nuestra sociedad.
Fired Up: A shrink's musings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
The shrink is always in and outspoken. Dr. Farrell has used her experience, as well as her time in book publishing, to create a book of articles and essays including interviews with John Lennon and Yoko, Isaac Asimov, Alison Steele, comments on the current state of medicine and psychology-related topics for the interested reader. Nothing is sacred.
Storie di formaggio ovvero il formaggio nella letteratura italiana
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Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 7. Price: $3.78 USD. Words: 95,850. Language: Italian. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Il formaggio: un alimento che accompagna la nostra vita da millenni. Nutriente, gustoso, piacevole, tutti ne conosciamo l’utilizzo. Come è nato il formaggio? Dalle origini ad oggi, acqua sotto i ponti ne è passata davvero tanta.
Cocktail Hour Conversations: MemoIRISH Reflections
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 50,110. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Non-fiction Collection of Essays, Wramblings, Tirades, Rants, Hip Shots And the Occasional Thoughtful Reflection 200 pages. 50,000 words. All Stories written by Bill Rayburn MemoIRISH Recollections
African Expectations: Musings from Where I Stand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
African Expectations is a collection of essays about how political, economic, and socio-cultural issues retard Africa’s development and how the most important factor for this failure is the lack of good leadership. The book offers tentative solutions to some of the most pressing issues of our times based on the author’s worldview and life experiences.
2012's Honestly, The Time is Now 2.0
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Every entrepreneur needs guidelines to follow before they can become a leader themselves. 2012's Honestly, The Time is Now 2.0! dives into how people use the power of the internet to chase that ever so elusive often mythical American Dream. 'Now' is the time to start or enhance your online presence. See how an average Joe used the internet to change his life around. Read the description below...