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In Our Own Hands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The aliens have arrived, and they're offering us a deal that might be too good to say no to. Or is it? What is the balance between freedom and safety, between control and protection? What would your choice be?
Civility in America: Essays from America's Thought Leaders
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
In 2011, The Dilenschneider Group, a strategic communications firm, sponsored a series of lectures on civility in conjunction with the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. Collected in this volume are the thoughts of six of the nation’s most insightful minds as they explore this crisis and offer their opinions as to how we can restore civility in society.
PR Basics in a Connected World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
This book is for you if one of these scenarios fits: (1) you just inherited the PR function on top of your other responsibilities; (2) you are headed back into the PR job market after several years; (3) you want to acquire some PR savvy for a prospective new job; (4) you have a communications degree, but have never worked in PR; or (5) you are new to PR and want a few tips from a veteran.
Going Somewhere Else and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a collection of science fiction and fantasy short stories. Please look inside to read about an explorer preparing for a journey that never ends, a young woman facing a monster that cannot be defeated, a death angel who's never actually collected a soul....and more stories. Includes seven stories.
The Wooden Ship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Wooden Ship is a fictional account of the people of Africa's arrival to the New World. It is told by the African guru, teacher, and wise man of his village, Nambuta. He seeks to save his people from an approaching large ship, heading towards Africa. He attempts to rally his people, to take to the sea and turn back the wooden ship. Generational stories,and listening are the focus here.
Loose Ends
Price: Free! Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
After a simple sting goes bad, the world of cops and criminals unravels, and everyone involved learns that the best laid plans are no match for the whims of fate.
Chichester Greenway
Price: Free! Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Vika Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Two young teenagers, Akkri and his work partner Vonn, discover that they are to be part of the first Vikan expedition to an alien planet – the planet Earth! They meet Andrew and Vicky who find life difficult in their London school. As the visitors interact with the lives of the people of Earth, unexpected things begin to happen and life changes in strange and wonderful ways.
Portrait of a Young Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Jennifer uses her image profile to change how her friends see her. Photographs of her are instantly retouched - no matter who takes them, or where they are uploaded. Jennifer has fixed her hair, makeup, color of her eyes, length of her neck and removed blemishes. When a technical problem erases her profile, her friendships end, along with her self-confidence. Is her profile an accurate picture?
Virtuism -- Philosophy and the Aesthetics of Virtue
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Virtuism is about the aesthetics of human virtue, how virtuous acts produce in us the same experience as great works of art. Witnessing or creating a virtuous act produces the aesthetic experience. The giving of the good feeling of the aesthetic or "art" experience gives evidence that life has a higher meaning. The book "Virtuism" also discusses other philosophical aspects of the virtue and art.
Ethinary: An Ethics Dictionary: 50 Ethical Words to Add to Your Conversations
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 880. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Every day definitions for every day ethics: That’s what the Ethinary brings to the table. When searching for the right word to praise good behavior or to admonish wrongdoing, the Ethinary is the perfect resource for you. With short, commonsensical definitions, the Ethinary reminds us of the power of familiar, ethical words. Use it to motivate. Use it to guide in tough situations.