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L'Arte nel Tao - Ispirazione e Terapia
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,890. Language: Italian. Published: July 21, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Essay » Sociology
Usando i concetti taoisti di Yin e Yang Patricia Müller propone un percorso d’ispirazione artistico per scrivere poesie, dipingere, coreografare balletti, valutare le danze da sala e la musica. Nella seconda parte del libro indaga su come possono essere usate tale espressioni artistiche per una migliore conoscenza di sè e per cercare le giusta terapia, secondo la Medicina cinese.
Schiller: The Essays on Aesthetics Volume I. A translation by J.M. Rakotolahy
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You set the price! Words: 42,720. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by The Schiller Translations. Category: Essay » Literature
Broadly defined, Aesthetics inform us about what is worth our time and interest in Nature and Art, or in life in general. For Schiller, it is the aesthetic condition which everyone should be reaching for, to allow the advent of the true republic where the human being “neither has to offend the freedom of others in order to affirm his, nor has to throw away his dignity in order to show grace”.
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 Memoir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,650. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
These stories are indeed dredged up from memories dating back to the 1930s and including some from he 1970s. They are more-or-less presented in chronological order. Now, at age 90, I can generally attest as to the accuracy of "remembering," but hope the reader will enjoy hem even as fiction.
Through the Eyes of a Poet: The Life and Writings of Kate Fort Codington
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Kate Fort Codington was a gracious lady of old-line Atlanta society whose roots were deeply embedded in the Victorian concept of dignity and decorum that characterized the aristocratic “Old South.” Using her poems and short stories, and a few memoirs of friends and family, Dory Codington has narrated the width and breadth of the life of this amazing woman, and the century in which she lived.
The Parable of Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Hickey's Books. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations
The Parable of Harry Potter, by Nicole L. Rivera addresses each of the seven books of Harry’s story as guides to exploring life’s deepest truths. Discover wisdom about friendship, courage, loyalty, and love from the Boy-Who-Lived and his magical friends.
Launching the Maita Collector's edition
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,110. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
An explanation of the ideas behind the 45 books in the Flight of the Maita series and some theories upon which the series was built from the scientific end
The Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid
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Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
As poverty declines, what if the remaining pockets of poverty are increasingly focused in countries where aid is already on the way to becoming irrelevant as domestic resources grow - such as some middle income countries - or in countries which cannot absorb aid easily and quickly – meaning many fragile states? This is the question addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s first e-book.
Cuento sobre cuento
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,250. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Essay » Literature
El cuento es quizá uno de los géneros literarios con mayor aceptación por el público en general por la brevedad y contundencia en las historias. No es fortuito que grandes plumas lo hayan cultivado. Cuento sobre cuento lleva al lector a un recorrido en torno a este género, con cuentos de gran manufactura y calidad literaria que lo remitirán a lo esencial de la prosa breve.
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 St.Louis Gateway-An epic.
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 44,050. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Read this exciting and prescient story of westward identity and expansion. If you want to know how America was experienced and expounded you'll love Gateway, it is a lesson and in-depth revelation of what the city, the translocated and many facilitations and founders found the city as keeper and transpirers for the future of America as a continent. You'll be Impressed and gain insight...
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.
MWONGOZO AMANA.
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 39,610. Language: Swahili. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Mwongozo Amana is a Swahili guidebook that can be used by anyone willing to learn Swahili literature. Its main focus however is the Kenyan High School literature, which uses the following book titles: "Damu nyeusi", "Kidagaa kimemwozea" and "Mstahiki Meya".
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.
The Last of the Living Blue
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,860. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2014 by NorLightsPress. Category: Essay » Author profile
The Last of the Living Blue is an intimate, intense look at the effects of the changing climate in our big back yard: Colorado’s majestic mountains and the Weminuche Wilderness. This is a story real and raw, told in a soft yet powerful voice, taking the reader along through one year of drought, fires, floods, and the healing of mountain and mind.
Biblical episodes retold, gods and aliens evolution and more
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
Gods (Aliens) working on the making of humans, biblical episodes presented in a different way. Creation, Evolution and re-incarnation as subjects for discussion.
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.