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Nearly Knighted: Life after Winning a Pulitzer Prize
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,310. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2009 by Issues Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Eric Newhouse’s diary tells what happens after winning a Pulitzer Prize: the honors, the travels, and the opportunities. And the other side of the coin: lost time and a desperate struggle to continue reporting what is important to him: amplifying the voices of those who normally go unheard, so that policy-makers and citizens know the human consequences of official actions. Uplifting. Caring.
Extinquishing the Light
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,940. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Faced with hard time in the worst prison for a crime he didn’t commit, one man is able to change the lives of many people, with little regard to his own personal well-being. This is what true humanity is all about: doing what is right for the whole, not for the one. This drama shows you what a real prison can be like, while at the same time giving you hope and understanding.
Prison Earth - Not Guilty as Charged
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,530. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Earth is a penal colony where the souls of alien criminals are implanted in humanoid bodies. Sophisticated systems manipulate everyone on Earth, with the hope of rehabilitating the criminals. But the system breaks down when another alien species steals the key to the ultimate power of the universe. The race is on to save Earth from a cataclysmic explosion as destructive as the Big Bang.
The General
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,920. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Airliners leave cities around the world, all heading for Europe. By the time they arrive, the world has changed beyond recognition as MAD (mutually assured destruction) has happened. 4 planes land in France where they find a destroyed infrastructure, They set about surviving in an alien land with no power of other services. They need to secure the environment and ensure their future.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
Monoculture: How One Story is Changing Everything
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,830. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Winner of the 2011 George Orwell Award. One of The Atlantic's Top 11 psychology books of 2011. As human beings, we’ve always told stories. Now imagine that one story is taking over the others, narrowing our diversity and creating a monoculture. As a result, your work, your relationships, your community, your physical and spiritual health, your education, and your creativity are changing.
Book 9 A Libertarian Paradise
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Price: Free! Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Cmdr. Gulliver and his friends visit The United Colonies, a libertarian paradise. Here they see that taxes are low, people must pay for what they want. Estate taxes are high while income tax and sales tax are low. Freedom is supreme but is tempered by responsibility.
Forensic Dual Recovery
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Price: Free! Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
FDR or Forensic Dual Recovery starts off with my admission that I was detained for ‎psychiatric reasons by the ex president of the World Psychiatric Association. From ‎there it goes on to talk about psychiatry at large and how the legalities of addiction to ‎drugs and psychiatric medications can have intermingled and tangled paths.‎
Escape from Hell: Clean and Sober Forever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,180. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Angel Grace and Dr. Gary Brennan, in between their battles with the forces of evil and while implementing the “Clean and Sober Foreve program, wrote “Escape from Hell: Clean and Sober Forever.” Angel Grace insisted that they put on paper their step-by-step plan to sober up America. The story of their battles is told in the book “Angel on Probation.”
The Way for Mankind, Book Two
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,560. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
An analysis of our world’s present condition seen from a spiritual vantage point. it exposes the major problems we face: arms budgets, twisted democracy, nuclear energy, overpopulation, giant cities, etc. and allows us to consider what the solutions might be. The ageless wisdom of Tao offers a profound and little-known understanding of the origin and structure of the world.