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Római hajnal
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 81,120. Language: Hungarian. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Titkos szövetségek, rejtélyek, demagógia, ármány, hűség és árulás mozgatják az eseményeket, a következmények pedig zűrzavar, utcai harcok, vér és a hatalmi viszonyok átrendeződése. De vajon valóban minden az aminek látszik…?
Bitch In a Bonnet: Reclaiming Jane Austen from the Stiffs, the Snobs, the Simps and the Saps (Volume 2)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 188,080. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Novelist Rodi launches a broadside against the depiction of Jane Austen as "the inventor and mother goddess of 'chick lit.'" Instead he sees her as "the most unsparing satirist of her century." In this volume, he combs through her final three novels with the aim of charting her growth as both a novelist and a humorist, and of shattering the notion that she’s a romantic of any kind.
A Cautious Descent Into Respectability: The Collected Essays
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,810. Language: American English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,470. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
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 as such places as Omega Institute and the Center for Symbolic Studies...
Mythorealism: When Myth Incarnates in the Waking World
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Price: Free! Words: 50,830. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Myths are the manifestations of the fundamental mysteries. Myths are the universe expressed in poetic form- those things which are more true than the merely factual. As such they are accessible now, in the “waking world” of mundane reality, and not only in some forgotten past, some distant faraway realm, or in books of ancient mythology.
27 Views of Charlotte: The Queen City in Prose & Poetry
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Price: $7.45 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Charlotte is a city of the New South and old South too. In 27 Views of Charlotte, twenty-seven contemporary authors write about their hometown in prose and poetry, in nonfiction and in fiction. This hometown anthology celebrates and reveals--from its history as the last Confederate capital to its reign as a textile center to its struggles with desegregation to its generations of shopping malls.
Becoming Satoshi
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,070. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Morph Media House. Category: Essay » Technology
Before he was Satoshi Nakamoto, he was a Batman-obsessed suburban kid with lofty dreams of saving the world... then came bitcoin.
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.
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.
A Writer's Journey: What to Know Before, During, and After Writing a Book
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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.
The Novel of the Future
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Essay » Literature
Anais Nin's revolutionary writing theory, contained in one book, is as relevant today as it was in 1968, when it was first published. A blueprint for young writers everywhere.
Running in the Back of the Pack
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
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.
Une année ordinaire
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 211,010. Language: French. Published: June 19, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Category: Essay » Political
La France est un pays béni des dieux, entend-on de-ci de-là. Ses provinces, avec leurs particularités culturelles, offrent une multitude de paysages contrastés, d’une beauté étincelante, à nulle autre pareille. Sa position géographique, avec ses différentes façades maritimes, lui confère des ouvertures incomparables, vers le monde entier.
Schiller: The Essays on the Sublime. A translation by J.M. Rakotolahy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,360. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Jean-Marc Rakotolahy. Category: Essay » Literature
As an adjective, sublime means a subject that is causing deep emotions and feelings of wonder or joy. The noun sublime describes a subject that is without equal, that is supreme or of great moral, artistic or spiritual value. The verb derived from these words describes the capacity of a subject to reach the highest level without going through intermediary steps.