The Wisdom of Parenthood: An Essay
Series: Subway Line, no. 7. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption, Essay » Sociology
THE WISDOM OF PARENTHOOD is a provocative meditation on the meaning, experience and practice of parenthood both as a universally human phenomenon across history and, more specifically, in the age of assisted reproduction, in vitro fertilization, gestational surrogacy, “third-party production,” international adoption and the transformation of the nuclear family with the rise of LGBT parenting.
The Adventures of Enu: The Tale of the Giant Whale
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
The fable of a magical creature whose presence favorably impacted a young boy forced to find a new identity. Leaving behind the comfort and contentment of his beach community when his family uprooted to new surroundings, and in his quest for a sense of belonging, a young boy, determined to seek his destiny, ventured into the local park where he was touched on the shoulder by Enu.
Grace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
How often do we express the hope that by God’s Grace something significant will take place in our lives? Or perhaps we recognise that because of God’s boundless Grace our lives have already been blessed far beyond our imagination. In this small volume, spiritual Master Sri Chinmoy describes the constant flow of Grace from Above and explains how to open ourselves to it.
Il ritorno di Beynul. Alethya - Libro Primo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,330. Language: Italian. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
ROMANZO SEMIFINALISTA AL TORNEO "IOSCRITTORE" 2013. Il Regno di Alethya è sconvolto dagli scontri tra l'Ordine dei Religiosi, che detiene il potere, e i Tecnici, un gruppo di individui con facoltà soprannaturali. Il Manderley Ansal, massima autorità del Regno, ha ricondotto il popolo alla devozione grazie al Galen-at, il bambino considerato la reincarnazione del leggendario Mander.
Bird Poems for Kids
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes
This Book has 5 Beautiful Bird Poems for Kids. Poems Including: 1. Leaving My Nest 2. Wood pecking the woods 3. New Toucan on the Block 4. Pancho, where are you? 5. This is our home Read them out to your children and their friends. The Best Gift for Children.
What Do Muslims Think About Jesus?
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
There are over 1.5 Billion Muslims in the world today. Have you ever wondered what they think about Jesus? Read this free book to find out.
Forgiveness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Mistakes are an inevitable and perhaps necessary part of human life. Sometimes we do the wrong thing consciously, at other times unconsciously. No matter whether our mistakes are grave or minor, there comes a point when we need forgiveness — from God, from others whom we have hurt, even from ourselves. In this book Sri Chinmoy offers us his illumining guidance on how to seek the divine Forgiveness
Christmas Poems for Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
This Book has 5 Beautiful Christmas Poems for Kids. Poems Including: 1. Christmas Presents 2. Christmas Memories 3. Santa's Routine 4. Snowman 5. Little Penguins Read them out to your children and their friends. The Best Christmas Gift for Children. Merry Christmas!!!
Signal Caller
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Lane Patterson is struggling. His migraines can be debilitating. A tenuous relationship with the head coach and his binge drinking wife compound his problems. His most unfortunate and life-altering moment unfolds when he experiences sudden deafness. Yes, sudden deafness is a real medical condition and could happen to anyone, including a professional quarterback.
Pure Hustle No Talent
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Pure Hustle No Talent is a collection of poems to inspire people.
Tschi Lai - Erhebet Euch!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,330. Language: German. Published: October 31, 2013 by Edition Katzenschwanz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Erlebnisse eines Arztes in China und Burma 1939–45 (Neuauflage der Originalausgabe aus dem Jahr 1947). Von 1939 bis zum Kriegsende 1945 versah der Wiener Arzt Walter Freudmann im chinesisch-japanischen Krieg Dienst für Chinas Rotes Kreuz bei der chinesischen Regierungsarmee. Nach seiner Rückkehr verfasste er über seine Erlebnisse in China und Burma diesen Bericht.
Gusty Proposals
Series: The Crystal Garden Saga, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,110. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Violet Piccolo is a girl who had always had her life dictated for her. Tired of being constantly controlled, she makes a stand on her sixteenth birthday resulting in something that changes her life forever. Lost in another world, Violet must make her own choices and hope that they are the right ones. More is on the line than she could ever imagine.
Compassion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Yoga
Our very existence on earth depends on God’s Compassion, yet its meaning eludes us. Sri Chinmoy explains that to understand Compassion, we must first recognise it; and, to recognise it, we must first experience it. It is God’s Compassion that is moulding us, guiding us and illumining us at every step of our journey through life. Divine Compassion is like a torrential downpour.
The Dark Point
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,300. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Things are not always as they seem. When their grandmother falls ill, three children move to the countryside to aid her recovery. The nearby Manor once again becomes their playground; only this time it is no longer deserted. The children embark on a journey that reveals a crossroads to seven worlds, strange and wonderful creatures and a terrifying imprisoned force. The Dark Point must stay closed!
The Temptation of the Buddha: A Fictional Study in the History of Religion and of Aesthetics
Price: Free! Words: 52,280. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The history of the Buddha and his teachings is not static, but is meant to be made fluid through the practice and of his teachings and values. In The Temptation of the Buddha: A Fictional Study in the History of Religion and of Aesthetics, Sonny Saul reinterprets the ancient Vedas to fully transmit the profound, aesthetic fluidity and meaning of the ancient narrative.
Toby Fletcher's Fly-Away Tree
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 35,460. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Imagine flying free like a bird. Imagine changing into a bird then back into your own body at will. This is exactly what happens to Toby Fletcher. Bullied at school, Toby takes refuge in his hobby, bird watching. When the bullies hurt a blackbird, he rescues it, takes the fledgling home, and places it in his tree. This kind act turns an ordinary tree into a magical Fly-Away Tree.
Why Atheism? A Personal Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Follow the steps of a forty-year journey from faith to atheism through the author's eyes. If you are an atheist, you will no doubt recognize the process of seeing behind the curtain and recognizing religion is a fraud. If you are a theist in doubt of your faith, you are not alone. Follow your own path and think for yourself. Your life will be much more rich and full.
Erzsébet Bàthory #3
Series: Erzsébet Bàthory, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: Italian. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Episodio #3 La contessa sanguinaria, la contessa Dracula: chiusa nel suo castello, circondata da servitori senza scrupoli, alla continua ricerca del predominio assoluto. In un susseguirsi di passioni estreme che ne denotano la follia, si batterà ogni giorno della sua vita per annullare anche ciò che nessun essere umano può assoggettare al suo volere: il tempo.
Betty & Howard's Excellent Adventure (A Dream Series story)
Series: Dream Series, Book 5.1. Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A Christmas gift for fans of the Dream Series... Just in time for the holidays - spend your vacation with Betty and Howard Barnes as they go on a "dream" European trip. You'll see a whole new side to two of the unsung heroes of the Dream Series in this fun and lighthearted romantic adventure...
Cream Sam Summer
Series: A Bean Grows in the Bronx. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,860. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
It’s summertime in the Bronx, 1978. The ideal backdrop for Cream Sam Summer and its myriad characters to confront past ghosts and ponder their futures, too, because nothing stays the same—nothing at all. Not neighborhoods and not people. Written with heart and humor from the perspective of a sixteen-year-old Bronx boy, Cream Sam Summer is a retro YA with appeal to adults of all ages as well.