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Commitment to Important Matters
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Rock for Learning feature article on commitment to important matters and valued aims to activate top strengths for achievement of goals. Featuring inspiration from members of Oasis, Coldplay, U2, Page & Plant, Hot Hot Heat, and more.
Empowerment With Self-Awareness & Follow-Through
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A Rock for Learning feature with inspiration and guidance from Keane, Reeve Carney, Joshua Swanbom, Neil Young, and more, to be empowered beginning with self-awareness and follow-through.
The Ashes of Her Shelter
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Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 66,440. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Ashes of Her Shelter is a lyrical novel, with "home" as a strong motif, about the bond between sisters, told from the unreliable viewpoint of an activist, Christine, who loves with a twisted loyalty her conventional sister Leigh-Anne. Christine by accident leads Leigh-Anne into danger and fails to protect her from bad relationships with men. The novel shows the West Coast in the 70s and 80s.
Vultures in the Playground
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Price: Free! Words: 80,600. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Mugged fresh off a plane in Liberia, Archie Parsons is lucky to limit the damage to a scalp contusion and a stolen passport. Turns out, these weren’t ordinary thugs. They work for a powerful and shadowy industrial consortium that specializes in political assassination. Through a series of mishaps, Archie's identity becomes confused with that of their lead assassin - a man named Black.
OCCUPY! An Activist's Guide to Protestors' Rights
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,600. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
This is the essential guide for any protestor who wants to know their rights. It draws on legal philosophy, International Human Rights Law, the European Convention on Human Rights and the ordinary law of England and Wales to provide you with all you need to know on the day of action.
Learning to Haight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,190. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
2012 IR Discovery Award Finalist. Jack McClure is assigned to write an article about an influential figure from the city's past. A beatnik, a hippie and a one-time movie star, Dean Simmons is anything but an easy interview, but Jack knows that getting to know the "real" Dean is his ticket off the news desk. Along the way, Jack learns what it means be an activist and to make a name for himself.
Free Will (and Other Compulsions)
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Series: The Antithesis Progression, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 220,760. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Book 2 of The Antithesis Progression As the Lunar Revolution threatens to unravel, fugitive Joss Kyle has one chance left to clear his name and avert an interplanetary war before events spin out of control--assuming he can rid himself of his sworn enemy, Alyssa Hartman. View From Valhalla calls Free Will "Challenging, entertaining, and amazing...Sawyer dazzles the literary palate."
The Movement: The Revolution Will Be Televised
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The aim of the Power Elite has always been the same – to maintain themselves in power and privilege in perpetuity, at the expense of everyone else. In the past, they used brute force to subjugate the servile masses. Now they use something far more subtle and effective: psychological manipulation. Without a Revolution, they have the opportunity to rule forever. Is that what you want? Then rebel.
Barefoot Bloggers - Write to Save the Planet
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Price: $18.00 USD. Words: 38,380. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Green your world with the written word – here’s how! BAREFOOT BLOGGERS is first ever start-up guide of its kind made to launch your green writing career. Built for both business and non-profit writers, get secrets and tips from some of the world’s most successful green bloggers at Green Prophet, Greentech Media, TreeHugger, the Huffington Post and the Sierra Club.
Divide and Take
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,920. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Angry protesters, reports of an outbreak of stray dogs, and being forcibly removed from the closet are the issues Sarah Polsky faces in the book Divide and Take. It’s the story of what happens within a small town in Minnesota going through economic hardship. Unfortunately, the choices made by residents may make the town’s water supply permanently disappear.