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Finishing Touches
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,190. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Jenna escaped demanding parents with an early marriage to an unknown artist, but her husband's success catapults her into another world she feels she doesn't belong. Newly widowed as a young mother, Jenna fights overwhelming artistic desires while she hides from her husband's shadow. Rejecting her impulses becomes impossible when another magnetic young artist begins to pull at her spirit.
"Seeding Art in Holy Grond"
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
This book is based upon the mandate "Neglect not the gift" and the responsibilities that are implicit. It brings together a collection of stories that speak to the process of becoming artisticly whole. My experiences as an artist and director of an arts ministry provides credibility in the recognition of the arts renaissance that is currently underway internationally; and finding our place in it.
The Painted Ladies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2009 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The nude painting of a senior officer's wife scandalises Britain's Swan River Colony in the 1830s. Young Maggie from the bakery fears for the mild male artist, her friend, who is challenged to a duel. This is a humorous excerpt from the novel "Great Land of Dreams".
The Qualities of Beauty: An Interview with J. Ruth Gendler
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion
Noted writer and artist J. Ruth Gendler originally self-published THE BOOK OF QUALITIES, now a best-seller with over a quarter-million copies in print. In her latest book NOTES ON THE NEED FOR BEAUTY, she discusses many of the ways in which beauty is far more than skin-deep. This interview conducted by D. Patrick Miller is an exclusive feature of Fearless Books.
THE DUNES OF PILGRIM LAKE - One Woman's Search for Family
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,630. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Natl Book Award Nominated author brings out her memoir about one woman's struggle to find her family. Told from 3 different points of view and framed by the creation and deconstruction of a painting, this story within a story tells each family member's individual story until they finally come together on canvas, in a work of art that can only be defined as family. See paintings on my website
How to Expand Your Painting World And Make Life Easier In the Process
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Back in the olden day I learned to paint; over time I tried about every medium to find the one that appealed to me most. Too bad, for I love them all: watercolor, oils, charcoal, pastels, acrylic, pen & ink, etc. As you can imagine this becomes expensive when renewing my supplies each time I switch to another medium. But as an engineer I am always looking for a ‘better’ way to paint - so...
The Divine Mistake
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Price: $13.91 USD. Words: 106,920. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From Sydney, then the Aboriginal community of Yirrkala, then South America, then New York, the artist Theresa Byrnes experiments with Iyengar yoga, acupuncture, psychic massage, tantric sex and even bondage. And while moving into a wheelchair on July 27, 1996, was “one of the saddest days in my life,” Byrnes later concedes the greater mobility “liberated me from my awkwardness.”
Brine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,460. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010 by Creative Guy Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Meet Elliot, respected Cape Cod painter. Unbeknownst to his admirers, Elliot's got some demons in his past. When he tries to paint them out of his system, his plan backfires. Now Elliot's got some demons in his present and future as well. Spawned by a power of both mind and matter, Elliot's demons are very real, very weird, and very, very pissed off.
Love of a Stonemason (Family Portrait, Book Two)
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Series: Family Portrait. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,220. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Karla Bocelli, is all too familiar with loss. When she was five years old, her mother died in a car crash. At age twenty-four, the young talented painter is almost hit by a speeding car. As if this wasn’t fateful enough, the driver turns out to be a carver of tombstones. Andreas, however, is anything but morbid. This story about love, passion, and art takes place in Switzerland, Italy, and Peru.
ぽかぽかはきらい
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: Japanese. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
ワニの王様はぽかぽかな日が大嫌い。それは天気が良いと気持ちが落ち着かないから。ある晴れた日も、王様は落ち着かずに家来を振り回すのですが、それが彼の一生を変える事に…。子ども達への大切なメッセージが込められています。