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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.
Each Angel Burns
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,480. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Each Angel Burns is the story of three people at crossroads in their lives: Peter, the amiable and brilliant Jesuit priest; Gabe, the good father, good husband, good craftsman, who is Peter's oldest friend; and Maggie, the elusive sculptor they both love. It is a story of enduring friendship, of faith, of great evil and greater love --- and of how they culminate in a miracle.
Stones
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,840. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010 by Open Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A novel of art, love, intrigue and magic in the South of France.
You and The Arts -- Why Art Matters
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Did you ever wonder? Why the arts are essential besides the giving of pleasure? What makes an artist function? What do the arts all have in common? Do the arts really help our health, education and economy? The answers are in this book YOU AND THE ARTS -- Why Art Matters
Marvin Clark — In Search of Freedom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,180. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010 by Inhousepress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Marvin Clark, a man as shy as he is retiring, assumes a cloak of invisibility to protect him from vicissitudes of everyday life. The only escapes he enjoys are into the inner worlds of his own making. Then, a beautiful woman enters his drab reality. Suddenly, the protective ramparts Marvin had so carefully erected begin to crumble. Will she set him free? Free copies available for review.
Fixture
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Price: Free! Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a city commissioned a famous artist to create a masterpiece for their newly refurbished downtown, they only forgot one thing: to tell him when to stop. Now his greatest work is threatening to take over everywhere. It's a race against time and space and dimensions nobody even knew were there!
Day Tours of Rome
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010 by Passage To Productions. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
If you are looking for THE eBook tour guide for Rome, then look no farther. This is it. We take you on six, half-day walking tours of over 60 sites throughout the Eternal City. We do not focus on restaurants, and hotels. We describe the sites and routes. We give you the histories, contents and backstories associated with each location. Most important, we show you how to save time and money.
Works Created By Love
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This a philosophical,anecdotal portrait of a Czech master violin maker, sculptor and painter. His story should be an inspiration to all artists. The illustrations are photos of his own creations, and beautifully symbolize his quest as an artist. The tribulations and successes in a totalitarian regime are tinged with humor and poetry.
Michelangelo: the Man, his Works, his Legacy
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category:
A compelling trip through all of Michelangelo's works that reside within the Vatican's walls with references to St. Peter's Basilica, his fresco cycle on the Sistine Chapel ceiling and the Last Judgment, as well as the Pietà and his sculptural work on Pope Julius II's tomb, this essay-drawn from personal experience-will be of interest to a well-read art historian or Renaissance art-lovers alike.
The Art of Embalming: A Horror Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
For Stacy Breaken, interviewing esteemed artist Thorton Wendall Matthews III is the chance of a lifetime if she can survive his legendary temper. But the Matthews she meets ends up being mild and courteous. He even offers a sneak peek of his new sculptures. Just don’t ask about the materials... "The Art of Embalming" is a short story.