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Tales From Death Row
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2023 by SJP Publishing. Categories: Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literary collections, Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
A Collection of short stories and poetry from America's Death Row.
An Unexpected Journal: The Worlds of Tolkien
Series: Volume 3, Book 1. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,070. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2023 by An Unexpected Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism, Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
J.R.R. Tolkien was the British author who fired the imagination of a generation with his beloved works: The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. In this collection of essays, short stories, and poems, we explore the magic of Tolkien's works that defined high fantasy and illustrate the underlying Christian themes that are so essential to the joy his work brings. Contributors: C.M. Alvarez...
Not That Likeable: And Other Stories I Told Myself
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,930. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2022 by Page Two Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire » Form / essays, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire » Topic / relationships
In Not That Likeable: And Other Stories I Told Myself, perennial weirdo Amanda Hamilton unflinchingly chronicles her childhood exploits and coming-of-age story, in all their cringey glory. Riotously funny and spirited, Amanda balances unflinching honesty and side-splitting wit in this offbeat memoir for the proverbial outsider.
Laurie R. King's Sherlock Holmes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
Essays by Laurie R. King on Sherlock Holmes and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Leo, luego escribo. Ideas para disfrutar de la lectura
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,520. Language: Spanish. Published: January 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Si quieres aprender a disfrutar la lectura sin que nadie te obligue a hacerlo, échale una mirada a este libro. Éste es un libro que se debe a ellos, los lectores, porque su sentido es contagiar complicidades para la lectura en general.
Seasons at Shiregreene
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,090. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2023 by G M Richardson. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist » Seasons
How are we shaped by where we live? This collection of personal essays recounts the time the author spent on a small acreage in Prince Edward Island, Canada. Shiregreene provided many opportunities to observe nature day by day, season by season. Animal tracks in the snow revealed others who shared this place, and springtime songs gave clues to returning birds. Trails led through nearby fields...
Where I Stand: On the Signing Community and My DeafBlind Experience
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Handtype Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
This collection of essays from one of the country’s leading voices on issues facing the signing community appears at a time of troubling trends and exciting new developments. Filled with startling observations and unapologetic assertions, Where I Stand challenges and broadens readers’ understanding of an important but often overlooked community.
Elogio a la Locura: adaptación en español moderno
Series: Transparente. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 34,340. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2021 by Editorial Cazam Ah. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A casi 500 años de su muerte, Erasmo sigue siendo uno de los humanistas más importantes. Sus ideas influyeron no solo en los hombres de su tiempo, sino que quedaron plasmadas en profundos cambios históricos que dieron forma al mundo que hoy conocemos. Sin duda, este ensayo renacentista, publicado en 1511, es uno de sus textos más conocidos, tanto por el estilo sarcástico e irónico que lo caracteri
Varlığın Özü Efendimiz (sas)
Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 41,540. Language: Turkish. Published: January 30, 2023 by Roh Nordic AB. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam / History
Yazar Mustafa Arslan bütün kitaplarıyla yayınevimizde... Bu 2. kitabında Peygamberimiz Hz. Muhammed (sas), Kuran'da, Hadiste ve tarihimizde nasıl anlatılıyor ve anılıyor, örnekleriyle gözler önüne konuluyor. Bu akıcı eseri okuduğunuzda O'nu (sas) daha iyi anladığınızı ve O'na (sas) daha da yakınlaştığınızı hissedeceksiniz. İstifadeli ve keyifli okumalar...
How to be the Perfect Submissive
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature
Seven Steps to Successful Service 50 Shades of Grey and other spin off books have seen an increase in interest about the BDSM lifestyle. Do people really sign contracts giving themselves away? Do they honestly enjoy being smacked, restrained, used? Some people do, within very specific contexts. How to be the Perfect Submissive answers these questions and more.
New Stories We Tell: True Tales By America's New Generation of Great Women Journalists
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 134,980. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2019 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Essay » Literature
New Stories We Tell is the third in a series of women-centric journalism text/anthologies. Each chapter features a landmark story, a bio, and an interview with a celebrated contemporary magazine writer. The assembled articles paint a picture of the shifting role of the genre known variously as longform journalism or literary nonfiction.
Confessions of a Hot Mess Mom
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2022 by Amber Meyer. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire » Form / essays, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire » Topic / marriage & family
Amber Meyer brings together a collection of sardonic essays so uproariously funny and full of heart that fans are sure to fall in love with her voice and unique worldview. From the delicate use of itching powder to cannibal hamsters, Amber uses life's most painful and bizarre moments to reach new heights in love, family and understanding.
Licking Flames: Tales of a Half-Assed Hussy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,840. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017 by Black Bomb Books. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
Ballsy. Infectious. Kirk's essays about growing up, coming of age, and being a hussler/mom get under your fence like an invasive plant.
Travels with Jessica
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
Travels with Jessica follows an extraordinary teenager as shows her mother the world.
Blindsided: Essays from the Only Black Woman in the Room
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,260. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2023 by Dawn Downey. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
How does a black woman maintain her sense of self, when most of her friends are white? In public spaces and private, Dawn Downey is under attack by an onslaught of microaggressions. She struggles to find balance between personal relationships and personal integrity. In the process, she unconsciously takes on characteristics of the privileged. But after a photo of a racist toy shows up in her...
An Unexpected Journal: Courage, Strength, & Hope
Where would a culture be without its heroes and their acts of courage? How can a society survive without strength and hope? It is in the dark times and in moments of weakness that stories of courage and strength, those which promise hope, have the most value. This issue explores the redemptive power of stories and their ability to impact and transform. Contributors: C.M. Alvarez: "Hope, Life...
The Man-eaters of Malgoonda and the Last Days of Louella Lobo Prabhu
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2022 by Invisible Man Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region » Asia, Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Essay » Sociology, Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An affectionate yet Uncensored and UnWhitewashed picture of Mangalore and its diverse characters, and of the thoughts and experiences of one of its rare sons who decided to defy social control and resign from an elite and powerful civil service position to become a writer. The Mangalorean Catholic community, described in this book, is one of...
Eşi Ender Görüşen Balta (Mustafa Arslan Külliyatı -11)
Price: $3.40 USD. Words: 32,250. Language: Turkish. Published: February 13, 2023 by Roh Nordic AB. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Tarih, milletlerin hafızası olarak kabul edilir. Cemil Meriç'e göre de: “Kronoloji aptalların tarihidir.” Yazar Mustafa ARSLAN da yayınevindeki bu 11. kitabında; tarihte yaşanmış olayların günümüze nasıl ışık tuttuğunu, adaletsizliklerin nasıl yapanlara yansıdığını kendi yaşadıklarından çıkarsamalarla gözler önüne seriyor. Bu akıcı eserin ibretle okunması dilekleriyle...
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,760. Language: American English. Published: December 21, 2016 by Awst Press. Categories: Essay » Literature
Harbors charts the making of an American identity. Quist explores feelings of oppression and alienation as he wrestles with violence in a Washington, D.C. suburb, racial tensions in rural South Carolina, and the anonymity of crowded Bangkok streets. These narratives are rich with Quist’s experiences growing up as a POC caught between parents, socioeconomic classes, and the countries he calls home.
The More You Hate Me
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2022 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
THE MORE YOU HATE ME is a memoir-in-essays collection that examines the author's experience with his father's suicide and the layered influence of the film Full Metal Jacket on both men. As Andy Smart navigates the worlds of his past, present, and future, Kubrick's Vietnam war movie casts its long shadow over him; his is a story of what it means...