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25 Years in the Rearview Mirror: 52 Authors Look Back by Stacy Juba
Price: Free! Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Inspired by Stacy Juba's bestselling novel Twenty-Five Years Ago Today, this collection of poignant and uplifting essays is the perfect book to enjoy over your morning coffee. Read about school days, quirky jobs, romance, raising a family, hard times, the writing journey, and much more in these slice of life vignettes from 52 writers. Reflect upon the small defining moments that shape your life.
Från Madrid till Mexico City och Montevideo – En resa i spansk, latinamerikansk och portugisisk litteratur by Thomas Almqvist
Price: Free! Words: 63,060. Language: Swedish. Published: April 22, 2013 by Norrköpings Stadsbibliotek. Categories: Essay » Literature
Thomas Almqvist samlar här sina artiklar och recensioner om spansk, portugisisk och latinamerikansk litteratur. A collection of articles and reviews of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American literature.
James Joyce Reincarnated: The WordGuru, Glen Kealey by Don A Lashomb
Price: Free! Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh(5.00 from 1 review)
In Canada there lives a most interesting man whose creativity, radical use of language, strange themes and wide range of thought are comparable only to James Joyce in his late period. But what is the difference and the value of Joyce having been a playful, literary author rather than a serious, deadpan guru? This study investigates.
From Director Steven Spielberg: Jurassic Park by Paul Bullock
Price: Free! Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
From Director Steven Spielberg: Jurassic Park is an in-depth analysis of Steven Spielberg's 1993 blockbuster 'Jurassic Park'. The book looks at how Spielberg evolved themes explored in films like 'Duel' and 'Jaws', with a particular emphasis on his use of horror movie tropes, audience involvement, nature and masculinity.
Star Gods: Book Four of Seeds of a Fallen Empire by Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 129,210. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
In Star Gods, the action returns to an alien home world, where the alien Alessia is raised. Her mentor, Hinev, creates the immortality serum and tests it on his pupil, Alessia, who becomes one of her planet's intergalactic explorers. The explorers eventually visit the Earth of the ancient past on their long journey in space.
Norrköpingsandan, texter från Norrköpings Tidningar by Mats Granberg
Price: Free! Words: 53,510. Language: Swedish. Published: September 16, 2012 by Norrköpings Stadsbibliotek. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices
In Norrköpingsandan, Mats Granberg gathered the best of his articles written for Norrköping Newspapers.
Hypatia: Her Life and Times by Faith L. Justice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
Hypatia of Alexandria. Who was she? A brilliant 5C scientist murdered by a religious mob? An aging academic killed by a rival political force? A sorceress who kept Alexandria in thrall through satanic wiles? Innovative mathematician or a geometry teacher? Discover the answers to these questions and more through this collection of essays on the life and times of Hypatia, Lady Philosopher.
The Birthday by Ingrid Christensen
Price: Free! Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Harriet is in denial over her daughter turning sixteen. She does everything to avoid accepting the day finally arriving - including unwittingly casting a spell. Realising her mistake and in desperation she tries to fix what is no longer in her hands.
Dia de Mudança by Mario Persona
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,360. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management, Essay » Literature
Com seu estilo ousado, irreverente e bem-humorado, Mario Persona aponta um novo endereço para quem está disposto a mudar sua forma de enxergar o mercado e o sucesso profissional. Em "Dia de Mudança" o mestre do storytelling leva você passear em um caminhão de grandes sacadas de carreira e muita sabedoria fora-da-caixa para você vencer em um mundo em constante mutação.
Calamário o livrinho temerário by Mark Brunkow
Price: Free! Words: 25,000. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 6, 2010. Categories: Essay » Literature
Mark Brunkow, natural de Curitiba, Paraná, portanto curitibano. Mas não um curitibano qualquer, um típico, daqueles que realmente falam “leitê quêntê”, e que tem todos os atributos e adjetivos que cabem a um “curitiboca” clássico.
Footprints in the Snow by Jennifer McMurrain
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Julie and her young daughter, Emily, find themselves with no place to go on a blizzardy Christmas Eve. How will Julie keep Emily's innocence intact while fighting for their very survival?
Ending to Life of Pi Explained: An Essay by Donna Anastasi
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
Are you tired of all the ambiguous writings on the ending of Life of Pi? “Viewers can make up their own mind,” “There is no ‘correct’ answer.” Well I’ve made up mind, and here’s what I think the correct and logical answer to be based on the evidence with some faith mixed in.
Sun Square Moon writings on yoga and writing by Inez Baranay
Price: Free! Words: 25,310. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Essay » Literature
Writings on yoga practice and writing practice, how yoga and writing reflect, support or conflict with each other, by a widely published author and a long-time yoga practitioner. Practice, discipline, dreams, the body, tradition and life are some of its themes. First published in India and with a review by N Sjoman, author of The Yoga Tradition of the Mysore Palace.
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