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Portsmouth Square Stories: Tales of A San Francisco Childhood
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A bricolage of childhood stories circa 1950 San Francisco. The nabe center is Portsmouth Square: beatniks, writers, Irish hookers, Negro evangelicals, WW II vets, cops, and Chinese families gather to sun and protect the sacredness of childhood as urban Tom Sawyers race cable cars uphill, catch crabs on the bayside, pick raspberries at Coit Tower, feed leaping sea lions, and such like mischief.
Village Year: A Sac Prairie Journal
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,890. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A 3-year journal describing life in the author's hometown of Sauk City, Wisconsin, and its surroundings. It contains poetry, detailed natural descriptions of the region, and colorful anecdotes about the region's inhabitants and some of Derleth's notable friends, like the writer, HP Lovecraft. Illustrated with Woodcuts by Frank Utpatel.
Ghost Brothers of Darkland County
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Price: $55.00 USD. Words: 83,020. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Bloody-Disgusting is excited to bring you an opportunity to win some amazing prizes from Ghost Brothers of Darkland County, the southern gothic musical co-written by famed author Stephen King and renowned musicians John Mellencamp and T Bone Burnett! The grand prize winner can snag a deluxe 3-disc edition of the musical signed by King, Mellencamp, and Burnett as well as a deluxe ghost hunting kit
Holistic Universe
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You set the price! Words: 101,640. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Holistic Universe is primarily concerned with a naturalistic vision of things that encompasses philosophy, science, government, social systems and religion. It connects all the dots to form a consistent synergistic universal holism that is genuinely revolutionary.
A Civil War Compendium
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 95,950. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Here is a new way to experience one of America's most enduring novels The Red Badge of Courage through words, music, song and essay. The Stephen Crane novel appears here accompanied by Norman Ball's brand new musical SIDES: A Civil War Musical (Inspired by TRBOC) and Richard Stafford's true-to-life play Yours. Various historians add fascinating commentary. Don't miss this fabulous collection.
Nostradamus Camino hacia el Apocalipsis
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Price: $8.80 USD. Words: 109,740. Language: Spanish. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
No veras en este libro lo que siempre se cuenta sobre Michel de Nostradamus. Aqui se revela lo menos conocido del profeta, asi como las fuentes que le influyeron y los metodos usados para predecir.
Verso la fine dell’economia: apice e collasso del consumismo
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Series: Incroci, Book 14. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,710. Language: Italian. Published: June 27, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Essay » Political
Saggio sull'attuale crisi economica dovuta anche all’esaurimento delle risorse naturali del nostro pianeta.
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.
We Dare Not Fail
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013 by Arrowhead Classics Publishing Co.. Category: Essay » Political
The original version from former California State Senator and Lt. Governor John L. Harmer, 1968-1974. Senator Harmer wrote about what might happen in the future if the California legislature failed at controlling the wild spending, growth of entitlement programs and if it allowed state workers to unionize. You make the call. Was he right or wrong? Not many elected representatives are eager to fac
Hipsters of the Civil War: Essays in American History and Culture
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,100. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
A catalogue of unorthodoxy, from Lincoln to Shakespeare and back again, with stops at many points in between and beyond.
Mourning Has Broken
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,640. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Giving herself a year of mourning after her sister's untimely death, the author goes about her life as memories and myriads of emotions assail her. Through it all, she explores the meaning of life and the changing of her beliefs, taking the reader through a journey of sorrow, grief, regret, joy and hope.
Yörünge Denge Teorisi “Evrensel Çözüm Reçetesi”
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,540. Language: Turkish. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Evrensel barış ve insanca yaşam labaratuvarını kuran. İnsanlık alemine 999 reçete değil, tek bir reçete yazan.Yedi bin yıllık savaş kangerenine evrensel teşhisi koyup, evrensel aşı projesini geliştiren evrensel doktor 1962 yılında Fransa’-nın Bordeaux şehrinde dünyaya geldi.
Ethical Empowerment: Virtue Beyond the Paradigms
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,040. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book presents an ethical theory designed to go beyond ideology in order to develop a basis for morality that transcends rigid and sometimes inapplicable rules by returning to the principle of universal love. By so doing, it provides an ethical framework for unconventional ideas and research that challenges traditional beliefs which are vested in ideological, financial and political interests
Disrespect Today, Conflict Tomorrow
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,820. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Essay » Political
While much attention has been paid to human rights mechanisms and questions of the democratic deficit in post-conflict cultures and societies, little importance has been given to the deeper institutionalized legal and social inequalities which breed and enshrine conflict. Disrespect Today, Conflict Tomorrow will be of direct interest to international relations scholars and practitioners.
China and Other Spaces
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Essay » Sociology
While a number of the essays contained in this book focus specifically on questions related to Chinese culture, the collection as a whole ranges geographically from China and Europe to Latin America. China and Other Spaces will be of direct interest to scholars and practitioners working in cultural studies, history, the performing arts, literature, the visual arts, museology, and film studies.
Passionate Justice: A Progressive Memoir in Essays
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,500. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Essay » Political
Writing essays on social justice has been my daily passion and full-time work since 2008. To date, I’ve published roughly 1,500 pieces which have received excellent, helpful criticism from a group of longstanding, dear friends and from a consistent readership of fellow writers, first at Open Salon and subsequently at Our Salon. ~Jonathan Wolfman
The Raconteurs' Muse Literary Journal Vol.I
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Price: Free! Words: 56,150. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
Welcome to the inaugural issue of The Raconteurs’ Muse, the literary journal of Central Oregon Community College. The literary journal is an extension of A Novel Group of Writers, Central Oregon Community College’s creative writing club.
Why Does the Cheese Always Fall? (A Guide to Faking Adulthood)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
As a humor columnist for over a decade, Aprill Brandon has been documenting her transition to adulthood, from college to the Dirty 30 and beyond, in newspapers and media websites around the country. This book, based on her award-winning columns, has everything young people, the young at heart and fans of horrible stick-figure art will ever need to know about putting on a convincing grown-up act.
The Young Desert Farmer
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Price: Free! Words: 62,990. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A small dry sluggish feudal village in western Rajasthan came alive after the villagers managed to pump irrigation water from great depth. Tan Dan and his livestock breeding clan became commercial farmers more powerful than the former feudal lords. Tenants became landowners participating in the casteridden political game of the area. Tan Dan tried modern farming based on agricultural science.
African Literature 9
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 66,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Pursues the permutation of Black literary traditions within and beyond the continent, providing a forum for rediscovering and re-validating traditional values even as the modern text finds itself constantly seeking and reinventing new specializations, new definitions and new ways in which universal African visions may find expressions in and by means of literature.