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Finishing Touches
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,190. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Jenna escaped demanding parents with an early marriage to an unknown artist, but her husband's success catapults her into another world she feels she doesn't belong. Newly widowed as a young mother, Jenna fights overwhelming artistic desires while she hides from her husband's shadow. Rejecting her impulses becomes impossible when another magnetic young artist begins to pull at her spirit.
"Seeding Art in Holy Grond"
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
This book is based upon the mandate "Neglect not the gift" and the responsibilities that are implicit. It brings together a collection of stories that speak to the process of becoming artisticly whole. My experiences as an artist and director of an arts ministry provides credibility in the recognition of the arts renaissance that is currently underway internationally; and finding our place in it.
The Qualities of Beauty: An Interview with J. Ruth Gendler
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion
Noted writer and artist J. Ruth Gendler originally self-published THE BOOK OF QUALITIES, now a best-seller with over a quarter-million copies in print. In her latest book NOTES ON THE NEED FOR BEAUTY, she discusses many of the ways in which beauty is far more than skin-deep. This interview conducted by D. Patrick Miller is an exclusive feature of Fearless Books.
The Obfuscate Game
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You set the price! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
A game used to improve two girls knowledge soon turns into trouble.
J. Paul Getty: The Dysfunctional Billionaire
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Profile of J. Paul Getty, one of America’s first billionaires. Getty, the richest man in the world in the mid 20th century, was a consummate businessman who built an oil empire and left a vast antiquities and art collection as his legacy. But he was a womanizer, a miser, and a completely dysfunctional parent. This is a tale of great success in business and utter failure as a human being.
THE DUNES OF PILGRIM LAKE - One Woman's Search for Family
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,630. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Natl Book Award Nominated author brings out her memoir about one woman's struggle to find her family. Told from 3 different points of view and framed by the creation and deconstruction of a painting, this story within a story tells each family member's individual story until they finally come together on canvas, in a work of art that can only be defined as family. See paintings on my website
Where We Reach
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
An exotic romp in the mundane. Nothing special here but that which is special in each of us. With brutal honesty and sometimes acrid humor, M. D. Friedman soars and stumbles from confusion to love. Many of the poems were inspired by various works of art. M. D. walks in and out of the artwork like it was a grocery store usually leaving with what he needs and occasionally without making a mess.
The Divine Mistake
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Price: $13.91 USD. Words: 106,920. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From Sydney, then the Aboriginal community of Yirrkala, then South America, then New York, the artist Theresa Byrnes experiments with Iyengar yoga, acupuncture, psychic massage, tantric sex and even bondage. And while moving into a wheelchair on July 27, 1996, was “one of the saddest days in my life,” Byrnes later concedes the greater mobility “liberated me from my awkwardness.”
French Connections: Art Heist on The Riviera
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This true crime story about an art heist on the French Riviera and the sting operation mounted by the legendary head of the FBI's Art Crime Unit, Robert Wittman, gives the reader a rare glimpse inside the world of art theft as the story jumps from France to Florida to Barcelona. You couldn't make it up.
Career as an Advertising Artist
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009 by Institute For Career Research. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
Use your art talent to reach the top of the dynamic world of advertising. Advertising is a dynamic, billion dollar industry that helps us decide what we buy, what places to visit, where we eat, what we drive, and how we look. Advertising artists are indispensable to this creative process. Companies want and need imaginative people to develop effective, innovative advertising art.