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The Migration of Hair
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,310. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The Migration of Hair is Dan Burke's second novel, and a follow up to his hit 2003 novel, Driving Into The Sun. In this reprise, we find main character Tommy Aloysius questioning his life deep in the deserts of Arizona. Climb aboard this freight train to hell as Tommy blasts off to Eastern Europe as an ex-pornographer in exile.
Beatitude
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 77,150. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
New York City, 1995: Harry Charity is a sensitive young loner haunted by a disastrous affair when he meets Jay Bishop, an outgoing poet and former Marine. Propelled by a shared fascination with the unfettered lives of Jack Kerouac and the Beat Generation, the two are irresistibly drawn together, even as Jay's girlfriend, Zahra, senses something deeper developing.
The Beat Haiku
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Essay » Literature
A study of the impact of the Beat Generation poets on the development of the haiku form, with a focus on the poetry of Ginsberg, Kerouac and Snyder. This ebook looks at the parallels that exist between the original haiku poets and modern western poets.It does this by exploring the nature of beat generation spirituality, and assessing the ways in which the original Japanese haiku has been altered.
Dissecting Sean Connor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,160. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sean Connor, a teenage boy who wants nothing more than to be left alone, can’t seem to catch a break. Constantly bullied with nowhere to turn, Sean finds himself losing control. After twins, Jonathan and Jessica move in next door, things seem to be getting better, but good things don’t last forever, especially not for Sean.
Interstitial
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Interstitial is a collection of poetry by Christian Dabnor.
Tales from the Street: Stories of Police Work
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A collection of stories, funny, stupid, tragic, and poignant; as told by the police officers, paramedics, and lawyers who experienced them first hand.
Jack Lives Here
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,050. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When Lulu suspects that Jack Kerouac is not dead but alive and well and living in Baja Mexico, she sets out to find him and convince him to go on the road one last time.
The Blues Collection
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by Black Box Publications. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Poetry for the strange and broken-hearted. A performance artist who cuts herself for money; a father who dresses up as an astronaut at the breakfast table to impress his children; a superstar who announces to the world she is about to die... these are just a few of the strange characters that populate "The Blues Collection", the first collection from the young Welsh writer, Jacob Lewis.
The Big Pink
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Price: Free! Words: 78,950. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
A tale of debauchery, lies and television. A story about booze, drugs, sex, war, money, and burger boxes. A novel about a house. A Pink House that starts off structurally sound and then falls into millions of beautiful pieces.
The Concise Musical Guide to King Crimson and Robert Fripp (1969 - 1984)
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Series: Musical Guides to King Crimson, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This Musical Guide sets the musical innovations of Robert Fripp and King Crimson within the wider artistic and cultural landscape tied together through the author's relation to both.