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Saggio Sul Cinema Italiano del dopoguerra by Maurizio Massa
Price: Free! Words: 84,940. Language: Italian. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Come scrive Bjørn Larsson nel suo La saggezza del mare "uno si crede originale, forse soprattutto come artista, mentre in realtà è impregnato dello spirito del tempo, delle atmosfere, delle idee, delle correnti e delle tendenze che fluttuano in modo imperscrutabile in giro per il mondo". Il Saggio questo obiettivo vorrebbe centrare: l’inquadramento storico dei fatti e gli effetti sulla cultura.
Man-Child by Michael Jenkins
Price: Free! Words: 55,580. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
In this collection of 21 essays, Michael Jenkins takes a humorous approach to the stresses of every day life. Whether he is questioning how a one-thumbed co-worker might turn a doorknob or is being followed by his creepy future self in a pornographic video store, Michael's essays are funny, honest, and philosophical as an immature man searching for identity in the adult world
The Saga of Wasp and other Stories by Dave Mullan
Price: Free! Words: 54,630. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
These short stories by publisher and Methodist minister Dave Mullan began with his unusual experiences in the indigenous bush of New Zealand. Other events from his school and early work years complement a selection of events from throughout his life. There are some interesting facts behind some of the anecdotes. But most are, as intended, just for fun and sometimes are quite funny.
Bir bölüyün manifesti by Gaya Aliyev, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 67,680. Language: Azerbaijani (North Azeri, Latin script). Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Əliyev Qaya İbad oğlu. Bir bölüyün manifesti (Yasamal taborunun II Bölüyünün Qarabağ müharibəsində keçdiyi döyüş yolu haqqında sənədli oçerk). Bakı, “Elm və Təhsil” - 2015. 372 səh.
La ciencia ficción de Isaac Asimov by Rodolfo Martínez
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 102,220. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2012 by Sportula. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Author profile
Premio Ignotus 2013 al Mejor Libro de Ensayo. En este libro Rodolfo Martinez repasa de un modo exhaustivo la narrativa de ciencia ficción de Asimov, y lo hace desde una perspectiva cronológica, comenzando por los primeros relatos que escribió en su adolescencia y terminando por su novela póstuma «Hacia la Fundación», con la que cerraba el ciclo narrativo que le había hecho famoso.
Raised By White Trash by Steve Berger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,560. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Essay » Author profile
True, dark and hilarious stories about a boy in rural Missouri in the 1970's and his ordeals with parents, teachers, siblings and porn. If you come away from reading this book knowing more about yourself and how to get along in the world around you then you read it wrong!
Shoes & Ships & Sealing Wax by Alma Alexander
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,710. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Human lives are full of moments, bright or dark – moments when you feel your breath being taken away by the beauty of a starlit sky, or feel your heart broken by the passing of a beloved pet, or being surprised by joy, or falling into a memory. There are moments in which you reflect on the things that you do, on the person who you are, on the life that you have lived, are living, or yearn for.
Why Does the Cheese Always Fall? (A Guide to Faking Adulthood) by Aprill Brandon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile(5.00 from 1 review)
As a humor columnist for over a decade, Aprill Brandon has been documenting her transition to adulthood, from college to the Dirty 30 and beyond, in newspapers and media websites around the country. This book, based on her award-winning columns, has everything young people, the young at heart and fans of horrible stick-figure art will ever need to know about putting on a convincing grown-up act.
Flights From My Terrace by Santosh Bakaya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile(4.82 from 11 reviews)
This book is a collection of 58 essays most of which are based on observations from my terrace. Some have been written quashed in ramshackle buses while commuting from home to work place. Still others have been written from the snug confines of a car, watching ordinary life pass by with its extraordinary hues. These myriad hues have coloured my life and enriched it, hope they enrich yours also.
Middle Age Cranky at 100: Fine Whines & Muddled Memories by Howard Baldwin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Howard Baldwin isn't really a cranky guy; he just plays one in his blog. In this compilation of his first 100 columns, he wends his way with both humor and harrumph through the aggravations of 21st century life, but also touches on nostalgia, accumulated wisdom, and appreciation both for the way things are and the way they used to be.
Ripples from the Blaze by Wilberg Vetimore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,230. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Screenplays » Biographical
Memoir: An incredible journey of a Power Broker; love, romance, hate, triumph, failures, enlightenment. On the journey, no man knows whether love or hate awaits him. To foresee the end, we must examine the beginning. "The beginning and the end are One."
Fall Fever by Richard Trump
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012 by AniLibre. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Essay » Author profile
A humorous and entertaining narration of a long career as a teacher of high school sophomores. “Mister Trump” taught biology for 41 years – interrupted only by two years in the U.S. Navy during the Second World War. If his students had known that he was journaling his teaching experiences perhaps they might have been more careful of their antics. But then we wouldn’t have as many funny stories.
William Harvey - A Collection of his works by William Harvey
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 114,760. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by James. Categories: Essay » Author profile
When William Harvey first published his Complete Manual of Freemasonry (Ritual) in 1917 there were few printed rituals available, and many lodges have since adopted it. He also wrote many lectures on Freemasonry, now out of print. This e-book is published with the intention of making his works readily available.
2012's Honestly, The Time is Now 2.0 by Jean-Renaud Cherubin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Essay » Author profile
Every entrepreneur needs guidelines to follow before they can become a leader themselves. 2012's Honestly, The Time is Now 2.0! dives into how people use the power of the internet to chase that ever so elusive often mythical American Dream. 'Now' is the time to start or enhance your online presence. See how an average Joe used the internet to change his life around. Read the description below...
When Rupert Murdoch Came to Tea: A Memoir by David Nunan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,900. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
This is acclaimed linguist and author David Nunan’s fascinating account of growing up in the Australian outback in the 1950s and 1960s. (Publisher’s note: Spellings and vocabulary are Australian English; a glossary of terms that may be unfamiliar to North Americans is provided at the back of the book.)
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