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Ending My Religion: Miracle Essays #6
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
The last essay in the series "6 Miracle Essays" examines the questions of spiritual addiction, fascination, and the challenge of "keeping it real" over the long haul of spiritual growth.
Stunt Road
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,670. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gold Medal Winner in the 2010 Independent Publisher Book Awards. Pete McFadden refuses to question his success when his online spoof of astrology unintentionally turns him into a trendy self-help guru. But when his creation becomes the plaything of a manipulative cult leader and a ruthless multinational corporation, Pete learns that the pleasures of wishful thinking come at a high price.
Legend of the Ztarr Ch.1: The Offworlders
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 440. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Manga
Length: 32pgs Adora is a violet-eyed forest girl from the planet Teri and the only surviving member of the Ztarr family. Two off-worlders arrive to inform her of a prophecy which foretells the demise of The Emperor of the Known Universe...and that she has been chosen to fulfill it.
A Pox* On All Their Houses, How Religious SCRIPTURE and Practices Support Intolerance, Violence, and Even War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This book is about consequences of religion more than whether Christ rose from the dead (Krishna, Osiris, Attis of Phrygia, Dionysus, all of whom besides being born on December 25th from a virgin mother did "Resurrect"), or whether the verses of the Qur’an are exactly the words of Allah. It is more focused on how scriptures and writings have been used to harm, torture, fight or kill unbelievers.
Framing 9/11
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
In this book the reader will learn why the NIST account of Building 7's destruction at the World Trade Center is not plausible. In this book, one will learn shocking facts about the real story behind the destruction of the Twin Towers at the WTC. In this book, one will learn why the NTSB's account of what happened at the Pentagon is not tenable. In this book one will learn about what comes next.
Think Before You Swallow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,000. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
A seasoned health writer casts his skeptical eye over many of the 'facts' we've been encouraged to believe – from the dangers of cholesterol to the value of supplementary vitamins, from the benefits of exercise to the threat of epidemics. Laced with humour and leavened with fascinating minutiae, this is one of those rare health books that is both informative and entertaining.
Answering Atheism And Agnosticism Series (Answering Hume)
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Price: Free! Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
This book is an attempt to criticize Hume's opinions about religion. You can read the following topics: Monotheism And Polytheism, The Necessity Of The Creator, Corruption Of Christianity And Judaism, Man Between Misery And Happiness, Good And Evil ........and others.
Legend of the Ztarr Ch.2: The Sword of Ztarr
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 450. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Manga
Length: 44pgs | Adora's peaceful forest life is turned upside-down by the arrival of two off-worlders who've chosen her to take up her late father's quest to fulfill the Third Prophecy; defeat The Emperor of the Known Universe. Master Myren Blue isn't convinced she's up to the task and has taken up the challenge of testing her abilities.
Nobody Knows (The Thing That Really Matters About) Anything!
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Series: Goldman's Bulldog Presents, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
"While some early reviews by Nobodies indicate that this book is a work of meta-fiction, I prefer to think of it as a work of meta-non-fiction--one which I'm sure has Truman Capote turning over in his grave. He had his own opinion about how the true story of multiple murders ought to be told." Nobody!
Why I Believed: Reflections of a Former Missionary
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 151,050. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
This is a story of a true Christian who believed for nearly three decades, having grown up the son of evangelical missionary parents. He later became a missionary himself but eventually lost his faith. In this part-autobiography, part-exposé, Ken traces his journey from evangelical missionary to secular humanist while remaining part of a committed Christian family.