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Full Grown People: Greatest Hits, Volume 1
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
Full Grown People's first book! An anthology of 30 essays from the site, Full Grown People: Greatest Hits, Volume One takes you on a tour around the awkward ages in adulthood. The Writer magazine says that Full Grown People publishes "powerful personal essays that examine the human experience with candor and wit."
Mohammad (PBUH) The Glory of God (in open verses)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,990. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015 by Ahsan Publication. Category: Essay » Literature
Life of Prophet (pbuh) in open verses. Ancient Arabia, Emigration, Covenant and Its Impact, Yathrib assumes Madinatunnabi, Prophet’s War Principles, Dealing with the Jews & other tribes, The Hudaybiyah Treaty, Prophet’s Foreign Relations, Conquest of Makkah & Tabuk Campaign, Year of Deputation & Prophet’s Demise,
BCS 1W Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 54,350. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
An Anthology of Short Stories by First Year Students in Bailieborough Community School.
Chinese Literature and Culture Volume 2
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,260. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by IntLingo. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From the runaway bride Peach in "An Empty Home" to the mute housemaid Jiahui in “Journey of Conscience” to the successful but disillusioned businessman Hu Wenqing, this volume reflects the diverse problems of contemporary Chinese work-a-day life and a search for meaning in a changing world. From most of these stories you hear the critical voice of today’s Chinese writers and a call ...
Dismantling the Divine: D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, Samuel Beckett
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,190. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
A groundbreaking and original book, "Dismantling the Divine" considers how D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, and Samuel Beckett criticize the nineteenth-century concept of the artist as the replacement for Jesus Christ as the divine prophet of universal truth. In addition, the book shows how these three novelists engage with Nietzsche, Heidegger, Schopenhauer, and other key philosophers.
"The Holiness of the Real": The Short Verse of Kenneth Rexroth
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 101,160. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Amador Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
With this e-edition of Donald Gutierrez's masterful "The Holiness of the Real," students and lovers of American poetry will now have an in-depth analysis of the short works of San Francisco's most iconic poet at their fingertips. Here is the exact text of Amador Publishers' 2014 2nd Edition of Gutierrez's authoritative guide to the works of Kenneth Rexroth, revised for convenience and ease of use.
Textos Dispersos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 23, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
Imagine um livro que cresce de tempo em tempo? Este é o projeto deste livro! Traga-me de uma coletânea de textos dispersos que escritos no espaço de dois anos e meio. São textos relacionados com as áreas da espiritualidade, apologética, filosofia, sociedade, cristianismo e política. Alguns textos estão relacionados com outros, mas a maior parte tos textos foram escritos isoladamente.
புத்தர் பிரான்
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,410. Language: Tamil. Published: February 17, 2015 by Pustaka Digital Media. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
'புத்தர் பிரான்' என்னும் தலைப்பில், அண்ணலார், அமலர், அறவாழி அந்தணராம் புத்தபெருமானாரின் திவ்ய சரிதத்தை எளியேன், 'முத்தாரம்' வார இதழில் தொடராகச் சற்றேறக்குறைய மூன்றரை வருடங்கள் எழுத நேர்ந்தது, கருணைக் கடலாம் போதி மாதவரின் திருவருள் என்றே எண்ணுகிறேன். இது வெறும் கதையல்ல. உலகம் போற்றும் ஒப்பற்ற மாமணியின் வரலாறு. இதற்காக நான் நூற்றுக்கும் மேற்பட்ட நூல்களை வாசித்தேன்.
Türkçe Özlü Sözler
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 143,020. Language: Turkish. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Türkçe Özlü Sözler, Özlü Sözler, Alıntılar, Quotes, proverbs, Turkish Proverbs, özlü söz, ata sözü, sav, halk deyişi, Türkçe Alıntılar, Atasözü, İrsal-i Mesel, Darb-ı Mesel, Kelâm-ı Kibâr, Cevâmiulkelîm, Âyetler, Hadîsler, verses, hadiths, quote, quotation, proverb, Sprichwort, kotowaza, 谚语, Yànyǔ, Пословица, Poslovitsa, Proverbium
A Celebration of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
"Water is softer than a rock yet it can tear down mountains without force. The Tao is like water, gently flowing into everything. Water, like happiness, cannot be grasped. You just allow it to flow. It's about letting go and letting it be. Allow things to happen naturally, like a river flows into the sea..." ~from A Celebration of Life
Pesky Details: Essays for "Left Brain" Christians
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Price: Free! Words: 122,830. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
Truth is in the details. This collection of essays addresses in detail uncomfortable, controversial subjects: the mix of culture and religion, scientific determinism, the existence of an absolute ethic, the necessity of free will, the origins of homosexuality, errors in radiometric dating, and the death of Darwinian gradualism. What a surprise it is to find the current worldview to be in error.
A Cafe in Space: The Anais Nin Literary Journal, Volume 12
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Essay » Literature
Vol. 12 of the only current Anais Nin literary journal contains excerpts from Nin's diary on the famous "come as your madness" party, previously unknown letters about the JFK assassination that prove Nin was not apolitical, a study of how Nin's first abortion symbolized her life philosophy, examinations of Nin's fiction and the humor of the Durrells, poetry, art, and book reviews.
The Age of Dis-Consent
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Essay » Literature
In the follow up to The Cultural Detective, Faking It in Bangkok, and Fear and Loathing in Bangkok, Moore pays caring and critical homage to his residence of choice by diagnosing some of Thailand’s discontents and offering subtle remedies for readers to tease out. The essays in The Age of Dis-Consent range from political conflict to violence and criminal investigations in the digital age...
Perilous and Fair: Women in the Works and Life of J. R. R. Tolkien
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,860. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Mythopoeic Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
Perilous and Fair includes seven classic articles as well as seven new examinations of women in Tolkien’s works and life. These fourteen articles bring together perspectives not only on Tolkien’s most commonly discussed female characters—Éowyn, Galadriel, and Lúthien—but also on less studied figures such as Nienna, Yavanna, Shelob, and Arwen.
Call of the Wild Dearborn: Animal Tales
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 100,200. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Take a walk on Dearborn's wild side with this delightful (and thrilling!) community anthology featuring animal stories, poems, and essays written by over 100 authors of all ages. From humor to haiku, mystery to real-life-rescue tales, there's something here for everyone. Proceeds benefit Dearborn Public Library.
A New Tale
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Price: $11.97 USD. Words: 82,930. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
A New Tale by author, poet, reporter Stu Leventhal is about creative writers of all kinds getting empowered to communicate at many written levels, genres and using all kinds of innovative styles so readers understand and look forward to reading each of your new publications. Learn how to express things imaginatively but also so readers get it the first time and are entertained! Write with flare!
The Bugle Trilogy
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You set the price! Words: 179,450. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Three complete novels in one edition! "The Bugle Trilogy" is Norman MacDonald's epic story of a young man who resists his country's push towards police-state militarization and war. Readers who enjoy Hemingway will be drawn into MacDonald's simple yet powerful writing. Bonus material: an essay and afterwords to the novels are included.
Collected Works
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 316,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Canadian writer Norman MacDonald’s complete oeuvre in one edition! Four novels, plus many short stories and essays. Readers who appreciate Hemingway will enjoy MacDonald's simple yet intense tales: a young logger finding his way in the novel "Lost Magnificence", and the "Bugle Trilogy" where a boy becomes a pacifist in an oppressive regime. Essays on his literary theories, poetry, and more.
On the Nature of Poetry An Appraisal and Investigation of the Art Which for 4000 Years Has Distilled the Spoken Thoughts of Mankind
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 138,040. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014 by M-y Books. Category: Essay » Literature
Almost a library in one volume, this unusual book, written by an accomplished poet, examines the 4000 year old phenomenon of poetry. It explains the underlying power of this art form and how its effect is exerted over human hearts and understanding.
Hitler et la Philosophie Occulte dans l'Histoire Européenne
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Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 185,990. Language: French. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Hitler et les sociétés secrètes : Hitler a-t-il été initié?