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Speaking Stones
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 95,850. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2009 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The descendants of humans marooned on the strange planet known as Mictlan have survived against almost impossible odds and have reached a tentative peace with themselves and the native inhabitants. Perhaps the most terrifying change has been the development of a third human gender—the mid-male 'Sa'—fundamentally changing the meaning of relationships and social structures of the humans.
What Child Sexual Abuse Means to Child Survivors
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Children have a lot to say about their own sexual abuse, much of it surprising. They know far more than adults realize and have views that call out abusers for who they really are. Based on interviews, this article shows the many different ways that children think about being sexually abused.
How to Teach Children to be Sex Offenders
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Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
This small book outlines steps parents can take to teach children how to be sex offenders. It's easy. This part is satire. Next I discuss what parents and a concerned public can do to prevent children from becoming sex offenders. Prevention is hard. People must really want to do it. Apparently, not enough of us do. So, we will keep on raising children to be sex offenders. Is that what we want?
Swallow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A shy, young Manhattan attorney from a small-town, working-class background struggles with Globus Hystericus, the sensation of a ball in the throat, which makes it hard for her to eat, speak, and eventually breathe. This multiple-award-winning novel, at times darkly comical, centers on class privilege, gender equity, and the distance that can separate fathers and daughters.
Halfway Human
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,000. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2010 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Halfway Human is a mesmerizing look at an intricately created alien world which is strange and distant, yet hauntingly familiar. Blands are asexual beings, serving their fellow beings. But the world is about to change, when Val and Tedla get together.
314 Crescent Manor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,770. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Mark and Nathan Connor are estranged twins. There is little to connect them, save their current residence at 314 Crescent Manor, an old building situated in the centre of the city. The tenants of the Manor are never housed at random. With its large, brooding stained glass tree bearing down on them from the fifth floor to the first, it watches, and waits for one world to topple into the next.
Hidden Messages in Children's Picture Books
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 27,440. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2010 by Look Again Press. Category: Essay » Literature
Analyzes six picture books to offer insights into the way children’s books can lead young children to either adopt and accept stereotyped gender roles for women, or challenge these socialized structures. What Maria Nikolajeva says: "Pearson's interpretation of the Velveteen Rabbit is very exciting to use in juxtaposition to the more conventional one."
Islam, Gender and Modernity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010. Category: Essay » Political
This collection of articles deals with various aspects of Islam, gender and modernity, and their intersections and interactions. The topics range from the tradition of dissent in Islamic thought to a consideration of Obama’s speech to the Muslim world in Cairo. The articles are written from the liberal perspective of an Arab/Muslim woman.
Richard Brathwait The First Lakeland Poet
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 79,830. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Richard Brathwait was a businessman his neighbours would have been wise to treat with sensible caution. He was devout in his faith but worldly in his ambition. His wild and promiscuous behaviour did not cease at the end of his adolescence or with his marriage vows. The author of 'Drunken Barnaby' had more than a passing resemblance to the riotous hero of his most famous poem.
Sex and Sexuality, One Woman's Journey of Discovery
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You set the price! Words: 21,190. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Learn about the transgender journey, get to know humanity better, be a better person, understand your body better, enjoy sex more, not just sex but the entire relationship, improve all your relationships. Jesus's teachings on Sex and Sexuality are shared. On this journey the significance of relationship is discovered as well as the meaning of sexuality. Please join me on this Journey of Discovery.