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Bettered by a Dead Crustacean
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Prepare yourself for a wildly entertaining jaunt through the witty psyche of the author, as she shares odd and humorous thoughts on a wide range of subjects, proving once again her ability to make us think, laugh and question our own sanity.” ~KIWI Club Reviews
A Civil War Compendium
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 95,950. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Essay » Political
Here is a new way to experience one of America's most enduring novels The Red Badge of Courage through words, music, song and essay. The Stephen Crane novel appears here accompanied by Norman Ball's brand new musical SIDES: A Civil War Musical (Inspired by TRBOC) and Richard Stafford's true-to-life play Yours. Various historians add fascinating commentary. Don't miss this fabulous collection.
Tropus Quarterly Magazine: Noir+
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,800. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Bob Booth. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
With Noir+, Tropus Magazine kicks at the genre, jonesing to bust it open, to break out the goods from the side, the real goods. And don’t look for respite in this town, no, delicate sensibilities packed their bags and took the 3:15 to Palookaville. Featuring stories by Arafat Kazi, Christopher L. Irvin, Cecile Corona, Hugo Andaleux, Dell Smith, Seth Augenstein and an essay by Julie Xlo.
Under the Tucson Moon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,730. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
For nine winters, writer Kim Antieau traveled to the Sonoran Desert where she wrote novels and a series of deeply personal essays about borderlands: those in-between places where creativity thrives or dies, those places profane or sacred, joyful or despairing. These pieces provide a unique window into the life of a creative artist as she writes about nature, illness, healing, family, and more.
Stories And Tales - Truth, Lies, and Wild Exaggerations
Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of short stories - some are true, some are fabricated, and some are wild exaggerations. Contents: Empty Shadows, A Lot of Bull, Brother and the BB Gun, Fishing with Dad, Flasher on the Mountain, Saving Mom’s Life, Man in Restaurant, My Son the Construction Engineer, Learning the ABC’s and Counting, Mom Doesn’t go Fishing With Dad Anymore, Watching the Buffalo
Poetry Study Notes - Elizabeth Bishop
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 21,690. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Essay » Literature
Notes for students on the poems of Elizabeth Bishop. Includes 'Sestina', "At the Fishhouses', The Prodigal', 'The Fish', "Filling Station'' 'First Death In Nova Scotia' and 'The Bight'.
Under the Rug: Black Lace and Barbie Doll Heads
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,340. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Categories: Essay » Literature
UNDER THE RUG: BLACK LACE AND BARBIE DOLL HEADS features 91 humor columns that expose the crumbs under the rug and celebrate the secret denominators of life. This book guarantees real life and a hysterically skewed, yet honest, vision of it.
My Private Hell
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
I never wanted to be born. The horrifying truth of the life I never wanted. From the harsh revelation of telling my mother. To the diseases that have almost taken my life. A graphic work of non-fiction. Step into my world. If you dare.
Nonfic 1 (Short essays and true stories)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Web of Life Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
This is a non-fiction collection containing essays and observations. Contents: Happy 50th Anniversary Twilight Zone!, My Co-Dependent Apple Relationship, Iggy And The Stooges, Toronto, June 2010, Turning Forty, Ratdog @ Massey Hall, Toronto, October 29, 2003 - and more. Bonus: Sample of "Robot Town" By David Sloma Bonus: Free Sample of "Robot Town" By David Sloma
Following Alice: A Life in Teaching
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,740. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education, Essay » Author profile
Using the adventures of Lewis Carroll's young Alice in Wonderland as a backdrop, Anne Koch explores the distance between formal training and true teaching. In a series of brief essays she traces the path from confusion to catastrophe to celebration as she learns.