Books tagged: thoreau

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The Significance of Being Frank: The Life and Times of Franklin Benjamin Sanborn
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Price: Free! Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
"The intimate details of Clark's narrative brings Sanborn's Transcendentalist world to life. This remarkable biography produces for the reader a direct sense of the social nerve and intellectual daring of 19th Century New England. Clark has done an outstanding job in the art of biography." -- Danne Polk, The Philosophy Research Base.
The Happy Minimalist
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 19,230. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
The Happy Minimalist is an easy read that is both timely and timeless. Written by someone who actually lives the life he advocates and consequently enjoys the many benefits of it. The author walked away from a well paying job well before the normal retirement age. He does not depend on any drugs — prescribed or otherwise. These and many more are the benefits of being a minimalist.
The New Superpower
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Hiroshima. The Bomb. Madness. The Buried Dream of America. Quantum Physics. Buddhism. The Individual & The Universe. Reality. Mirrors. Delusion. The Buddha. The Real Battle. The Beginning and End of Time. The Roots of America. The Lotus Sutra. Electrons. Karma. Hibakusha. The Ceremony in the Air. Revolution. The Intent of the Universe. It's all here in this book. Come on in.
Wussie: In Praise of Spineless Men
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,090. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This droll assortment of biographical “Profiles in Wussitude,” reviews of sex toys for timid men and other essays scrutinizes male gutlessness from every imaginable angle. How do wussies face death? How do they face naked ladies, or Starbucks baristas? Josh Muggins brings his refreshing comic voice to these issues and more.
Rediscovering Your Divine Music
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Price: $13.97 USD. Words: 50,360. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
What if there was an underlying universal language that encompassed everything in your reality but you simply were not aware? What if you had been led away from this truth as a child? Would you want to know? What if you could find a way to rediscover your connection to it and in doing so could change your whole perspective on life and your powerful place within it? Rediscover your divine music.
Love...Walk Near My Grave
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
To be connected,touched,caressed;to be important to someone else is so necessary, so important, so sacred to life - some say without love…we die. Love...Walk Near My Grave is sensuous, sentimental, seductive, spiritual, passionate, joyful, angry, deliberate, desperate, forgiving, sometimes sorrowful and all about powerful, healing, life sustaining love!
A New Myth for America
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Every great civilization has had its own myth, a cosmic story of how we fit into the universe, a divine story of who we are and where we came from. Greece had Zeus and Athena. Rome had Romulus and Remus. Western civilization had the Old Testament prophets and stories of the Bible. Now a great new myth comes forth in America. It is the reason for the existence of the universe itself.
Great Peacemakers
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 40,700. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
WINNER of 30+ awards, this book is endorsed by 3 presidents & 3 Nobel Peace Prize winners. Whether you are a parent seeking positive roles models for your children, an educator looking for thought-provoking material for your students, or someone simply wanting an uplifting read, then Great Peacemakers is sure to meet your needs and inspire the peacemaker in you.
A Trail of Dreams Thoreau in Love
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,790. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Trail of Dreams Thoreau in Love., set in 1837 in the idyllic village of Concord, Massachusetts, Henry Thoreau struggles to escape the domination of his mother and find love, while staying true to his dreams. Will Lucy Brown, the older woman, be his soul-mate? Or will it be Ellen Sewall, the young girl, Mary Russell, the governess, or Margaret Fuller, the feminist? Will "lightning strike" with a
The Classical Reciter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,230. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
The gauntlet is down! The Classical Reciter is the companion book for the overnight sensation blog by the same name. Includes 135 of the best poems ever for memorizing, reciting, and challenging your friends. Shakespeare, Keats, Shelley, Dickinson, Poe, Longfellow, Wordsworth, and many, many more. Perfect for classroom, homeschool, or personal use. Will YOU be the next internet poetry sensation?