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The Cajun Cowdog: 15 Cowboy Stories for Adults
By Stan Paregien, Sr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
THE CAJUN COWDOG is a collection of 15 of Stan Paregien's best cowboy stories. They are just a few of the stories which he has written and performed, starting in 1991. This eBook contains such storytelling jewels as "What Dead Cowboys Do," "My Most Unforgettable Christmas," "The Story of Juan Cordova," "The Angel & the Bad Man," and the laugh generating story about "The Cajun Cowdog."
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By Georgij Turjanskij
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: Russian. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
В основу повести положены реальные факты. В центре повествования больной раком, его семья и его окружение, вовлечённые в эту схватку. История, рассказанная автором, безусловно, является в первую очередь художественным произведением, а не пособием по лечению. Цель автора: заставить читателя задуматься о том, отчего возникает эта страшная болезнь.
Crossing Paths (Essays)
By Kelli Jae Baeli
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,530. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Sometimes there are people who cross paths with us, and it takes a little time to figure out the big picture of just why they do. Often the big picture becomes unpretty. When it becomes clear that these two people are not good for each other for whatever reason, it is not always a thing to be regretted.
The Weekly Gardener Volume 5 July-December 2013
By The Weekly Garden
Series: The Weekly Gardener, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 20,060. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Collected articles from theweeklygardener.com - July through December 2013. For current articles visit The Weekly Gardener blog
Mapping Me: A Landscape of Women's Stories
By Maymona Productions
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Our starting point was to place the most basic question of identity, “Who am I?” within the complexities of culture and ethnicity. How do women respond to joy, love, ageing, violence, rage, relationships and loneliness across cultures? Mapping Me: A Landscape of Women's Stories features short stories, creative non-fiction, poetry and artwork by 40 women from around the world.
A Rainy Day Reader: 100 Poems for Your Enjoyment
By Stan Paregien, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
A RAINY DAY READER contains 100 poems by Stan Paregien. The poems range from the serious to the hillariously funny, from those with an academic bent to those with little redeeming social value (except for a smile or two). Great for that rainy day read. Poems include "N. Scott Momaday: A Literary Legend," "Had Any Lately?," "My Banker Ain't No Friend of Mine," "Cat Heaven," & "Smart Pills."
REFLEXÕES NO LIVRO DE SALMOS
By Daniel Deusdete, Sr
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,960. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
Salmos é um livro que deve ser estudado de dia e de noite buscando sorver todo seu conteúdo que é inspirado por Deus e útil para o ensino, para a repreensão, para a correção, para a educação na justiça a fim de que o homem de Deus, nós os cristãos, sejamos perfeitos e perfeitamente instruídos para toda boa obra do Pai.
Science Fiction from A to Z
By Joe Vasicek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,340. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
An exploration of the tropes of Science Fiction by a writer, author, and fan. Originally published on One Thousand and One Parsecs for the 2013 Blogging From A to Z Challenge.
The Art of Collecting Poetry
By Brian Paul Allison
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Create your own personal anthology to get even more enjoyment from your best loved poetry. Think of this as a self-help book for the amateur poetry-collecting hobbyist. It is also a memoirette describing my personal journey into the depths of wisdom poetry, and other fun stuff.
Star Gods: Book Four of Seeds of a Fallen Empire
By Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 129,210. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
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.
Thirteen Coats
By Robert E. Townsend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,970. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Evgenii Belodubrovskii's Thirteen Coats is a recollection and meditation on Leningrad–St. Petersburg from his birth in 1941 on the eve of the German invasion to the present. Thus will the Russian confront Russia's twentieth century traumas––two world wars and the long civil war that endured from the October Revolution in 1918 until Stalin's death in1953–one narrative at a time.
Ielts Writing Task 2 - Academic and General
By Miracel Griff, Sr
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,080. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Ielts Writing Task 2 - Fourth Edition. This part is written by a current IELTS examiners. Having been an examiner for several years and having taught IELTS courses, they are familiar with the main problems students face when preparing to take the writing module. This part, with frequently-tested questions and model answers, will expose to you the testing pattern and how to reach the level of
Chateaubriand fervent des femmes
By Pascal-Henri Poiget
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,480. Language: French. Published: March 20, 2014 by AlterPublishing Books. Category: Essay » Author profile
Contrairement à ce que pourraient laisser supposer son image de sérieux et la moralité de ses écrits, comme le Génie du christianisme et Atala, Chateaubriand a été un grand séducteur. À tel point qu’ont pesé sur lui des rumeurs scandaleuses, de l’inceste à la vie dissolue, qui n’ont pourtant pas ruiné sa double carrière, politique et littéraire.
Ielts Idea for Speaking and Writing
By Miracel Griff, Sr
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,410. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Ielts Idea - Fourth Edition. Are you nervous about getting the score you need in the IELTS writing and speaking section? This book is perfect for you because you will learn a proven formula for achieving a high score in the IELTS writing and speaking section. Most people only obtain scores between 5 and 6 and do not understand why. The thing is that it is actually quite easy once you know w
Aeneid Liber Sextus
By Dirk Bontes
Price: $3.37 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Latin
Thousands of years ago the Trojan hero Aeneas, the son of the goddess Aphrodite, traveled to the Underworld to once more meet and speak with his father Anchises. He was one of the few to return from that place with his memories intact. This book is a translation and interpretation of Vergilius' account of that fascinating journey and place. It also has brief linguistic analyses of certain names.
Threnos for T. E. Lawrence and other writings, together with A Criticism of Henry Williamson's Tarka the Otter, by T. E. Lawrence
By Henry Williamson
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
A collection of important essays on books and writers, who include T.E. Lawrence, Richard Aldington, Richard Jefferies, W. H. Hudson, and Francis Thompson; together with Williamson's prefaces and introductions to books by Izaak Walton, V. M. Yeates, James Farrar, Walter Robson, John Heygate and others; and the text of T.E. Lawrence's long and entertaining letter of criticism of 'Tarka the Otter'.
Beauty Queens, Children and the Death of Sex
By Richard Crasta
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,800. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and culture
In this revised, first e-book edition of his controversial collection of personal and political essays, humor, and satire, the author of the celebrated novel "The Revised Kama Sutra" comments on a range of subjects, from India's sexual confusion to the colonization of the Indian mind. Arguing for true freedom for Indians and writers of Indian origin, he also discusses identity & nationalism.
It's Not Over Until The Fat Filly Farts
By Shannon McKinnon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,640. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Slice of Life columnist Shannon McKinnon builds her humorous stories around a lifetime spent living on the land in northern Canada. She writes about moose, mice and mayhem, marriage, motherhood, the Good Life and so much more.
viagens na minha terra
By ViniciusMC
Price: Free! Words: 68,770. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Viagens na minha terra, de Almeida Garrett
Choose to Write
By Mormon Mommy Writers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,690. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Choose to Write is a collection of short stories, essays, and poetry by various authors who entered the 2012 Mormon Mommy Writers blog writing contest. All selections are themed around the word "Mormon," Mommy," or "Writer."