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ΑνΘο(υ)σια Τραγωδία
Price: Free! Words: 9,310. Language: Greek. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Poetry
«Μέσα από τ΄αγκάθια μας τα ρόδα μας ν΄ανθίσουν Η γέννηση του Όμορφου μες απ΄την τραγωδία»
ART is MORE
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 63,010. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
This book turns traditional art history inside out. Not styles or forms or movements or artists or art theories are its point of departure, but the reason for being of art in civilization. Since the very beginnings of society art has raised and responded to the existential questions of the human kind. The history of the arts is the history of those questions ...
The Janus Gate: An Encounter with John Singer Sargent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,260. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Author Douglas Rees explores the complexities of a classical painting in this psychological thriller. When one of the girls in a famous portrait scratches the words “HELP US” on a scrap of drawing paper, the artist realizes that he alone has the power to save them. Will he paint the girls as they appear—or will he show the reality of their dark, mysterious lives?
Smoking Mirror: An Encounter with Paul Gauguin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,330. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Exploration & Discovery, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This second book in the Art Encounters series centers on Paul Gauguin's painting Landscape with Peacocks, or Matamoe, and recreates the world the artist found in Tahiti when he painted the picture in 1892.
Крем-брюле
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: Russian. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Ироничная проза. Лирические. грустные, смешные рассказы. (Скамеечка, Бес слоф, и др.) О дружбе и верности, о любви и искусстве, о вечном.
Wimsey the Bloodhound's Institute of Houndish Art Volume One
Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Wimsey the Bloodhound believes that all pictures look better with a Hound in them--even if they were painted by Leonardo! Aided and abetted by his French Bulldog colleague, Professor Pluto, Wimsey has "improved" some of the world's best loved and most renowned art masterpieces by placing himself at the center of the action. Painting will never be the same!
Ghost Connection
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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Ghost Connection is a story about connecting to our ancestors and understanding ourselves better because of it. Plus there is a ghost.
A Connoisseur of Beauty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Hunter Lewis’s exquisite taste, eye for beauty, and business acumen have earned him an international reputation. He is captivated by Amy’s beauty and resemblance to her ancestor whose portrait hangs in Wolfston Hall. But he already has a complicated love-life and it seems that Amy is just part of one more game that he is playing simply because he likes to win. A novella.
A Woman on Dollar bill
Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A woman on a Dollar bill ? Why not ? Many women has been on American coin. Next to Washington bill, good company
Twerp In Time: Missing! City Of Gold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,410. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Exploration & Discovery
When Dennis Fletcher invites two of his classmates over to work on a group project, they suddenly find themselves in the middle of Coronado's Conquistadors--and Dennis's execution is slated only a few days away! How did they travel back in time to the 1500's? And how are they going to get back to their own time before Dennis meets his end?