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The Golden Gringo Chronicles - Part 3
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
True story of an American who moved to Costa Rica for retirement. Part three is about living there in his third, fourth and fifth years and his experiences establishing formal residency, adjusting to Costa Rican culture and discovering and enjoying all the aspects of living in a wildly beautiful country. Follow our hero as he encounters the various challenges and rewards of becoming an ex-pat.
The Rhinoceros Is Eating S'ghetti
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
When it comes to parenting and life in general Jack McDaniel is just like everyone else: He’s just making up stuff as he goes along. A lot of it he learned from his daughter. She has taught him as much as he’s taught her over the years. Along the way they’ve met some pretty incredible people: football star Joe Namath, Tony Award-Winning actor Tommy Tune, and the guy who designed the space suit.
Schiller: The Pitaval Casebook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,470. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
To present Humanity in its full expression was Schiller's intent in rewriting and adapting, in the form of a novel or a telling according to the spirit of Enlightenment, these legal cases taken from the exhaustive volumes of real life cases compiled by Pitaval.
Malandreado La Copa de Brasil
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Price: $5.27 USD. Words: 59,660. Language: Spanish. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
MALANDREADO/A: Es esa asombrosa forma de jugar al fútbol (o de amar...) de tantos jugadores brasileños/as, que con duende, gracia y picardía engañan al contrario de tal modo que, a veces, incluso, no se sabe siquiera adonde ha ido a parar la pelota…
Блондинка вокруг света или I did it my way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,880. Language: Russian. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Хочешь сбежать? спроси меня как
Methodological Pluralism and Qualitative Family Research
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,600. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
This 100-page article is for graduate students and more experienced researchers who are looking for a relatively brief yet in-depth look at the roots of today's qualitative research. The article is divided into three sections, the early history, the middle years, and contemporary times.
Preparatory Action - 'Culture in EU external relations'
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Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
A report on why Europe should have more culture in its external relations.
WHAT IS TRUTH? POWERS THAT WERE, POWERS THAT ARE The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
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Price: Free! Words: 547,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control
The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
THE POET The Life and Los Angeles Times of Jim Murray
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Price: Free! Words: 195,640. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Jim Murray: America's best sportswriter
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.
EXPLORING RELIGION
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Price: Free! Words: 70,730. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
The Messiah who shall carry to the Mankind alongside with all the creatures. Erzurum as being one of the key cities "The Silk Way" between the Asia and the Europe had a lot of flares left over from the history of living creatures!
El Mamifero Tanguero - Antoprologia Del Tango Secondo Il Prof. Pedro Pugliese.
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,760. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Essay » Sociology
Del professore Pedro Pugliese si hanno le prime notizie “storiche” nel 2001. Da allora i suoi dotti articoli di antropologia del tango, “tradotti in italiano” da Leli, hanno informato gli iscritti alla mailing list Tangueros. Almeno fino al 2010.
We Have Always Fought: Essays on Craft, Fiction and Fandom
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Price: Free! Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Award-winning novelist and advertising copywriter Kameron Hurley's online rants, raves, and brutal eviscerations of media have been shared freely online for a decade. For the first time, the author collects recent essays here in a powerful, passionate compendium on craft, marketing, and celebrity broken into five parts.
Bitch In a Bonnet: Reclaiming Jane Austen from the Stiffs, the Snobs, the Simps and the Saps (Volume 1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 149,360. Language: English. Published: May 30, 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 first 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.
Danke, Frau Merkel
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Price: $6.46 USD. Words: 64,680. Language: Italian. Published: May 28, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Essay » Political
Danke, Frau Merkel ci ricorda che siamo alla vigilia di una nuova fase della costruzione dell’Unione Europea e che dovremmo trovare il modo per rilanciare l’occupazione ed attuare un nuovo periodo di crescita della nostra economia.
Mobile App Growth Hacks - Developer Interviews iOS 8
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Price: Free! Words: 65,810. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Business
We interviewed developers from around the world while conducting market research for Mobile App Growth Hacks. It was an amazing experience! Take a moment and check out their inspiring stories and learn from their collective wisdom.
Burrow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,440. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
“Burrow” (re-published book “The Jetsam”) is collected essays on history and literature which all are self-published in 2005-2009 on the Net (Author’s DeviantArt page, blog etc).
Literary Essays
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,750. Language: British English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Why bother learning Latin? How did the Romans pronounce Greek? Should the Elgin Marbles be handed over to the Modern Greeks? Did the ancients have market economies? Should Epicurus be venerated above Plato and Aristotle? Why is Carol Ann Duffy not even a bad poet? What makes Macaulay a great historian and L. Neil Smith a great science fiction novelist? Read on and see.
Lo Yoga nelle Scuole Primarie Attraverso la Danza
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,650. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Essay » Sociology
Una necessità tanto più impellente quanto più virtuale sta divenendo lo spazio in cui agiscono e vivono i nostri ragazzi (non solo loro ahimè…), una società protesa verso l’immagine che scorre, la sedimentazione incontrollata degli istanti che non ci accorgiamo di vivere, una società che presta poca attenzione ai bambini in quanto bambini ma come destinatari di beni di consumo.
Educazione Sessuale Taoista
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,500. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Antica guida per l’amante moderno Inspirandosi ad un antico scritto cinese (dove l’Imperatore Giallo Huang Ti dialoga con le sue tre consigliere d’amore)Patricia Muller usa, per sdrammatizzare l’argomento, la formula del racconto e così ci fa spiare ciò che viene detto ed insegnato al giovane principe Huang Ti, il futuro grande Imperatore Giallo, prima della incoronazione sul tema amore e sesso.