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50 Days Turning 50 One Man's Sobering Realization it's NOT the New 40s!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,010. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Male menopause? You betcha! Turning 50, compels me to want to do physical harm to anyone who says crap like, “Fifty is the new forty.” And yet, I might make out with them if they tell me I don’t look my age. I had no idea I would be such a dude-bitch about turning fifty.
Mourning Has Broken
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,640. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Giving herself a year of mourning after her sister's untimely death, the author goes about her life as memories and myriads of emotions assail her. Through it all, she explores the meaning of life and the changing of her beliefs, taking the reader through a journey of sorrow, grief, regret, joy and hope.
27 Views of Raleigh
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Price: $7.45 USD. Words: 55,050. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
27 VIEWS of RALEIGH: The City of Oaks in Prose & Poetry is a hometown anthology. The book features the work of twenty-seven (plus two) Raleighites who create a literary montage of North Carolina's capital city in fiction, essays, and poetry.
The Universe Next Door: A Personal Odyssey
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 53,520. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
Adventures abound in this exciting journey into the sea written by an avid and experienced scuba diver. Written from a personal perspective that will enable the reader to experience a wide range of adventures, from light-hearted and funny to tense and suspenseful. The author calls "The Universe Next Door" her love song to the sea and to scuba divers everywhere.
Lágrimas de luz. Posmodernidad y estilo en la ciencia ficción española
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 70,470. Language: Spanish. Published: October 3, 2012 by Sportula. Category: Essay » Author profile
*Lágrimas de luz: Posmodernidad y estilo en la ciencia ficción española* es un detallado análisis de la novela de Rafael Marín, su génesis e influencias, sus relaciones textuales y su importancia para la ciencia ficción en castellano. La autora repasa los principales temas de la novela, su estilo y las distintas influencias y tradiciones que perviven en el texto.
Letras de Musicas
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Price: Free! Words: 91,600. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 27, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
Letras de Musicas
First Sign of the Badger
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Price: $5.55 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
First Sign of the Badger is a wildly inconsistent collection of writings from my youth. Award winning short stories are mixed with poems from grade school and memoirs of early adulthood. The topics vary greatly. From a narrative process essay about washing your car, to stories about greed and love, a poem about having dry hands, and more... There's likely something here for everyone.
A Novel Approach
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,260. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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The author is suddenly thrust into the role of a 24/7 carer when his wife suffers a devastating stroke. Faced with an uncertain future and encroaching old age, he relinquishes his showbiz career to become a novelist. Part one of this book is the funny and sometimes touching autobiography that has lead to his current situation, part two is the hilarious result of his decision to write novels.
Philip K. Dick: The Dream Connection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
"A very impressive must-read for serious PKD readers." --Science Fiction Chronicle. This exceptional anthology includes an 8 hour interview with Philip K. Dick, detailing his March '74 "mystical experiences," plus numerous essays, including Robert Anton Wilson on PKD's experiences, R. Faraday Nelson on collaborating with PKD, a short story in which PKD fictionalizes his experiences, and much more.
For Frying Out Loud - Rehoboth Beach Diaries
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,380. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
Rainbow Reviews Book of the Year! ALA Over the Rainbow list! Multi-Award winner! ****Fay Jacobs is back! Author of As I Lay Frying and Fried & True returns with more hilarious, wise & witty tales of contemporary life in general and more specifically life in Rehoboth Beach, a small resort town on the Delaware Coast. An intelligent, hysterically funny and occasionally poignant look at life! Funny!
Jonathan Administration: 2011-2012 Compendium
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Price: $75.00 USD. Words: 345,990. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
The book, "Jonathan Administration: 2011-2012 Compendium", is a four-part documentation of the policies, facts and issues of the Jonathan administration in Nigeria. The 665-page book covers the three arms of government in Nigeria. It is a reference and archival materials that will be useful to researchers and students of politics, development,history and international affairs.
Running in the Back of the Pack
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Startling with Bettie's first run, this story follows her journey from 5Ks to ultras, love to loss, grief to healing, from her first marathon to more than 225 more. She's logged more miles than she thought possible, and she's still going-on track to complete more than 70 this year. She runs in the back of the pack, where the view is different. Some benefits were expected--some quite surprising.
Only in America
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,010. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
Great fiction to read.
Jack Kirby. El cuarto demiurgo
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,620. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2013 by Sportula. Category: Essay » Author profile
En este ensayo José Manuel Uría repasa la carrera del «Rey» Kirby centrándose en los aspectos quizá menos tratados de su obra: su labor como creador secundario, como demiurgo, de varios universos y las lecturas metafísicas y mitológicas que se derivan de ello. Con rigor y de forma exhaustiva, se repasan los puntos principales de su carrera y se nos muestran algunas de sus facetas menos conocidas.
The Incidental Muslim
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Incidental Muslim is an honest, witty and heartfelt collection of columns and new musings by writer Amal Awad on growing up in Australia as a hybrid identity, with a look at career, life, love, feminism and her love of storytelling (even though Hollywood just can’t get their portrayals of Muslims right).
Tierra Regada - La Independencia Mal Tenida
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Price: $7.20 USD. Words: 180,460. Language: Spanish. Published: April 21, 2011 by Emooby. Category: Essay » Author profile
TIERRA REGADA es un pasaje de regreso al escenario de mis primeros años. Claro que no se vuelve con la mirada original, sino que este segundo bautismo se concreta desde un par de ojos maduros.
Scribbling Women & The Real-Life Romance Heroes Who Love Them
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
Invoking the style and spirit of the bestselling Chocolate for a Woman’s Soul series, Scribbling Women and the Real-Life Romance Heroes Who Love Them comprises essays from 28 popular romance authors on how they met, wed, and love (over time) their real-life spouses and significant others. Contributors include Deanna Raybourn, Lisa Renée Jones, Julie Kenner, Jacquie D'Alessandro and May McGoldrick.
Millionaire Coach
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 114,060. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
How to have a Millionaire Mondset and have it all. What if you changed just one thing that resulted in phenomonal success and altered your life forever? Behind every successful person is a coach. A coach holds the key to unleashing your inner millionaire and skyrocketing your success. Our coaches will show you the secrets to breaking through your unseen barriers to wealth.