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Why Does the Cheese Always Fall? (A Guide to Faking Adulthood)
By Aprill Brandon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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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.
A Voice Of The Indian Desert
By Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Tan Dan about fights in the feudal age and the liberation of the feudal serfs in the 1950s. Narrations from his native village. Detha cattlebreeders had clashes with feudal lords, who did not accept any rivalry to their supremacy. Untouchable Hindus worked as humiliated serfs. Among them Harji. Brutally beaten, as his hair was too long. Eventually the suppressed farmers became landowners.
The Young Desert Farmer
By Son Lal
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.
Untouchable Friends
By Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In the 1970s Baya and other children in the Rajasthan desert region worked as sweepers at houses, where they were treated as untouchables. Although outsiders kept away from them, they enjoyed each others company, being good friends. Feudal attitudes influenced the life of all the sweeper families. The book also deals with death rites, Ganga water rites, Chandals and the meaning of outcasting.
African Literature 9
By Chin Ce
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.
African Literature 10
By Chin Ce
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 67,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This unique concern with authors and their works marks a continuing quest for the assessment of Africa's creative literatures alongside aesthetic and visionary progress in their varying degrees of individual consciousness across their diverse nationalities.
Caesarem de Nostradamus
By Manuel Sanchez, Sr
Price: $7.92 USD. Words: 44,600. Language: Spanish. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
El libro Caesarem de Nostradamus marca un antes y un despues en la forma de entender a Miguel de Nostradame, en sus paginas se encuentran predicciones basadas en sus estudios que nos adelantan la historia antes de que ocurra, con un alto indice de acierto jamas visto. Son estos aciertos los que avalan este estudio que comenzo en el año 2005.
France quand tu trahis
By Jean-Claude Sensemat
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,250. Language: French. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
L'histoire de Jean-Claude Sensemat, entrepreneur français et 150ème fortune professionnelle nationale en 1990, ses combats contre un système archaïque et son immigration en terre canadienne.
Informazioni e sicurezza esterna francese: una genealogica (1680-2008).
By Franck Bulinge
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: Italian. Published: May 18, 2013 by Giuseppe Gagliano, Sr. Category: Essay » Political
Storia del servizio di intelligence francese dalla nascita fino ad oggi.
Nostra Signora Elettrica
By Alessandro Reale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,380. Language: Italian. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Il parroco di un piccolo paese di provincia, deve indagare sul crollo della statua più importante della sua parrocchia. E, soprattutto, deve trovarne una nuova. Senza di essa tutti rischiano di perdere la speranza e il senso della realtà. Ma esiste una realtà? Esiste una speranza? Tra copertoni bruciati, circhi itineranti, discussioni sul senso dell’Arte, l’insolito prete cerca una via d’uscita.
Book IV. The Diversity of European Spiritual Histories
By Roland Maes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,250. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
"The Diversity of European Spiritual Histories" reviews the factors that have favoured or impeded the progress of Europe toward civilisation, analyses the contributions of the three main religions that have influenced this progress and verifies that the Franks rejected the monism advocated by Christianity, in favour of material benefits.
Writing About People, Places, and Things
By Thierry Sagnier
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
This is a collection of blogs written by Pushcart Prize Nominee Thierry Sagnier under the heading of Epiphanettes, which, as everyone knows, are small epiphanies. There are also epiphanots, which are false epiphanettes; epiphanuts; and epihanotsomuch. The latter are self-explanatory.
Angels and Capitalists
By Ken McDonald PhD
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 58,910. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Essay » Business
Angels and Capitalists investigates the factors relevant to the investment decisions of business angel investors and venture capitalists in funding the seed, start-up and early-stage ventures of entrepreneurs in the private marketplace. The book also considers the investment process from the perspective of the entrepreneur for whom such funding is critical to the survival and growth of the enterpr
Collected Editions Guide to the DC Comics New 52 Vol. 1
By Collected Editions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Comics
The Collected Editions Guide to the DC Comics New 52 Vol. 1 collects all the reviews of the first New 52 collections published on the Collected Editions review site, with two never-before-published reviews and a new introduction by the author.
The Unofficial DC Comics Trade Paperback Timeline Vol. 2
By Collected Editions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Comics
The second volume in the Unofficial DC Comics Trade Paperback Timeline series is expanded to include over 900 titles, including all the New 52 Vol. 1s, the perfect guide for both new and established readers. The Timeline shows how to read DC's library of collected editions in order, offering a quick glance at the most significant DC events as well as collections that readers might have missed.
BUSINESS MANAGEMENT
By suresh somani
Price: Free! Words: 52,760. Language: Hindi. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
BUSINESS MANAGEMENT IN HINDI FOR COMPANY SECRETARY OF INDIA
Tào Lao Gà
By Huan Do
Price: Free! Words: 54,420. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Tào Lao Gà, được viết bởi một người Hà Nội, là tập tản văn, truyện ngắn vui nhộn và dân dã về thói quen, phong tục và sinh hoạt của người Hà Nội. Tác giả không câu nệ không gian, thời gian và những quan niệm gò bó về người, cảnh vật và sự kiện với niềm tin rằng tào lao là một phần nghiêm túc của cuộc sống quanh ta. Qua sách, người đọc có thể tìm thấy những điều thú vị bất ngờ về Hà Nội và Việt Nam
Intelligence economica
By Nicolas Moinet
Series: Incroci, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,440. Language: Italian. Published: May 8, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Essay » Business
Saggio sulle moderne strategie d'impresa nell'era della competizione senza frontiere.
Evangelios Sotroc
By Diego Fortunato
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,980. Language: Spanish. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Los EVANGELIOS SOTROC consisten en una serie de micro ensayos fantásticos que desvelan realidades desconocidas de nuestro mundo y universo bajo la perspectiva de una lógica elemental, didáctica y evolutiva, partiendo de la premisa de que todo lo imaginable es posible tal como lo dijo Albert Einstein.
I Would Like My Bailout in Bacon
By Wesley Morrison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,870. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This book contains satire. This book contains politics. This book contains geekery. This book contains dogs. Any questions?