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Before I Black Pt. 4-Carmichael & Calloway
Series: Before I Black. Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
This is definitely a story from the other side of the gun. When people think of injustice, the disenfranchised, and often trivialized voices of minority victims, it is usually from behind a protective glass so to speak, so as to not step too close to the dangers. Here I've attempted to weave together a vivid picture of social injustice for any and all that dare to get close. Thank you for reading.
A Primer for Culture X Goes to School: Public Education and the American Culture
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This inexpensive PRIMER introduces the cultural identity crisis in the United States and the myth of educational reform as explored, explained, and opened for dialogue in “Culture X Goes to School: Public Education and the American Culture.” The Primer allows the reader to “test the waters” by providing Preface; Prologue; each chapter’s Introduction, key points, Final Words; and the Epilogue.
30/30: Short Stories On Love, Life And Other Such Nonsense
Price: Free! Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mashups
A collection of short stories discussing love, life, loneliness, culture, sexism, the human condition, sex and other such interesting topics.
"Come Surf with Pipa, Jaime and Kika!" 3 - Jaime, the Family's Mascot
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Water Sports
Jaime is the youngest of three brothers, is a very funny boy, full of energy, who loves making nonsense... At four years of age he rode his first waves .... and since then has never wanted to stop surfing . Always hanging out with the family... he goes to the beach, to the skate park and "works " in the home garden!
"Come Surf with Pipa, Jaime and Kika!" 2 - Kika in Surfing School: The Competition and the Maldives…Jaime enters the Scene!
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Water Sports
Kika decided to take surfing seriously... hooked up with a surf school to be trained, and then participated in her first surf contest. With only 10 years old, she made her first surf trip to the Maldives, where she lived magical moments with her surf buddies ...,... Meanwhile, at home in Portugal, her younger brother Jaime decided to take his first steps in surfing waves too!
The loving inventor
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 33,370. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
How can we transform technology and science into something that not only will enhance our lives, but it will also make us better human beings?
The river of life
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 35,040. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historiography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Do historical movements have the same phases as living organisms? Do they attract specific personalities on each phase? If we could know that, not only we would be able to explain better the past, but we would be able to control our present and our relations with unfolding historical events. The following book allows us to do so
The squirrel economy
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Commerce, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
Is it rational that constant human needs like food, water, shelter are linked with the not constant ability of society to create jobs? Is it rational the human species that can produce enormous amounts of food, to have that food locked unless its members meet some arbitrary and artificial requirements? The main equation of economy is about to be revealed in the next pages! 
Before I Black- Pt.1 Langston Reigns
Series: Before I Black. Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
This is definitely a story from the other side of the gun. When people think of injustice, the disenfranchised, and often trivialized voices of minority victims, it is usually from behind a protective glass so to speak, so as to not step too close to the dangers. Here I've attempted to weave together a vivid picture of social injustice for any and all that dare to get close. Thank you for reading!
Psychosynthetics of a Human Home, The Paradise of Life
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 21,510. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Humans need relief from work for getting rejuvenated for working again. This relief is provided by Home of the person, which itself is composed of a family and a building, both taken care of by a Home-Maker. The subject matter is discussed here with technical details of the building with two ideal layout plans.