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Along the Way: "Families Are for Love & Stuff" and Other Stories from an Ordinary Life by George Padgett
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,780. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Personal reflections, essays, editorials, short stories, even excerpts from three mystery novels make this eclectic collection a roller coaster of emotions from the author's "ordinary life" as a writer, journalist and university professor. The collection is in five parts and includes 83 pieces: sad, funny, angry . . . all told with an addictive passion that will make it a favorite.
A Lifetime Of Fishing by Jack Walsh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,160. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile
“Something of a fishing freak” Jack Wreford Walsh was born in November 1937. His parents aptly named him Jack, which must have been short for “Jack of all trades”. If only they had known! He was schooled at Wet Pups (Western Province Preparatory School) and St Andrew’s College, Grahamstown.
Echoes Of A Friend: Letters from Dorothy Cowlin. Comment by Richard Lung. by Richard Lung
Price: Free! Words: 35,480. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship, Essay » Author profile
A gentle and generous soul, with a quiet and sunny disposition, well liked by many, and more radical than most, a deeply serious human being, with an over-worked conscience, who I once told was a monster of honesty. This was Dorothy, the solace of the friendless, the maker, who made a maker out of me, in her own letters, unshadowed by thoughts of publication.
Cahier Benjamin by Patricia Lavelle
Price: $28.00 USD. Words: 219,600. Language: French. Published: May 18, 2016 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Le présent volume, qui s’organise autour de l’interrogation sur les matériaux biographiques et historiques avec lesquels Walter Benjamin a façonné sa pensée, cherche à accomplir une reconstruction historique à laquelle viennent s’ajouter des lectures attentives aux formes de présentation qu’il a adoptées.
Cahier Joseph Roth by Stéphane Pesnel & Carole Matheron
Price: $29.00 USD. Words: 229,100. Language: French. Published: May 3, 2016 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Author profile
Ce Cahier de l’Herne consacré à Joseph Roth, l’écrivain autrichien en exil qui mourait à Paris en mai 1939 des suites de son alcoolisme et du désespoir, rassemble des contributions originales dues à des spécialistes reconnus de l’œuvre de Roth, des littératures d’expression allemande et de littérature comparée, des textes critiques fondamentaux et des inédits de l’écrivain lui-même.
Welcome to Fabulous Casino Surveillance by Forrest Nelson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,950. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling, Essay » Author profile
Former Surveillance Director, the only Surveillance professional willing to go behind the mirrors and cameras, exposes the clandestine world of Casino Surveillance. He shares true stories from 30 years in the casino industry, some humorous, some maddening, and some heartbreaking, but all entertaining. Anyone interested in a fun, easy read by an industry insider will love this book!
Tell Them More - Faith Changes Everything by Pauline Cooper
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,460. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile
When you are born toa teenage mother and a father who was abandoned by his family what can the possibilities be for you? Fighting through confusion to try and understand life, chaos, and worse. A shaky life, no doubt – one where life’s lessons are beyond difficult. Learn how Faith Changes Everything ....
IL REGNO DELLA POLVERE by Gregorio Giungi
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 37,920. Language: Italian. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Afghanistan 2006-2008. Una visione realistica, ironica e pungente - ma soprattutto nuova - del teatro operativo della lotta anti-insurrezionale condotta dalla Coalizione occidentale, nell'esperienza "speciale" di un ufficiale dell'esercito italiano in missione con ISAF. Ed un'analisi, infine, del quadro geopolitico e militare afghano con un pronostico sui possibili sviluppi nel futuro più prossimo
As Good as a Feast: Essays on Enough by Amanda L. Webster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
The authors whose essays appear in this anthology explore the concept of “enough” from a variety of perspectives. One author explores psychological theories, while another draws her inspiration from the Bible. One thread that runs through all of these essays is that of the compelling personal stories that have led the writers to learn that “enough” really is as good as a feast.
The Cameroon of Tomorrow: Dr. Christopher Fomunyoh: The man in his words by Mokun Njouny Nelson
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 29,640. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Author profile
This book provides the public with a series of thoughts, messages, criticisms and proposals by Dr. Christopher Fomunyoh on the democratic evolution of his country: Cameroon.
Wisdom For Aspiring Actors and Actress by Macbeth Malekutu
Price: $150.00 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Acting means TO DO. Thousands of action words are alphabetized and categorized to help you find what you are doing in every beat. This book will help you play specific actions and get away from making general choices. Master your craft, empower yourself, and enjoy the journey.
Parabolele Milostivirii. Glas intr-un cor de rugaciune by Mihai Roca
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,980. Language: Romanian. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Cartea „Parabolele milostivirii” ne invita sa ascultam glasurile insistente, pline de grija sau stinse, si glasurile indiferente, pline de critica sau semete, in dinamica interactiunii dintre cererile exprimate de acestea. Sunt glasuri care prezinta problemele din viata zilnica si care exprima dorintele persoanelor intalnite de Isus fie in Galileea, fie in lunga sa calatorie spre Ierusalim.
Ohio Portraits Vol. 2: More Midwestern Micromemoirs by Erika Price
Series: Ohio Portraits. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,780. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
We are named after some two-bit nowhere of a place mentioned as an aside in the Bible. We are easily forgotten, but we are distinctive. We are shrinking. Our population is aging. Our schools are closing. We are falling apart. We are getting small. We are forgettable. But at least we still have NASA, our parents, the fairgrounds, and the Browns. It is a cheap place to live. A place to retire.
Nasreddin Hodja by ibrahim Sarı
Series: BOOKS, 01. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 29, 2016 by noktaekitap. Categories: Essay » Author profile
All nations from west to east love our well-known folk philosopher and great genius of Turkish joke. Everybody adores the beautiful jokes of this great folk philosopher which maintain their actuality in all ages. The historical sources state that Nasreddin Hodja was born in Hortu village of Sivrihisar district of today's Eskişehir in 1206.
Overview and Autobiographical Essays by Gerry Stahl
Price: Free! Words: 20,440. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile
The current volume is intended to provide an overview of my eLibrary of 17 volumes of research reports, theory, analysis and essays. It also includes some documentation of my life as the author of these texts. These volumes are all published in Smashwords, Lulu (for print copies) and on my website.
The Fine Art Bible by Lowell S.V. Devin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,840. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
The Fine Art Bible: A visionary journal-thesis upon The Art of the State vs The State of the Art in America and the world. Topics include art, music, science, literature, film, philosophy, politics, medicine, history, education, time travel, WW I & II and The Bomb, plus a vital re-consideration of the Bible as The Scientific-Research Instrument of The Master Creator.
Home Is Where You're Happy by Cristina Salat
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,540. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
A collection of short stories, essays & life snippets about what it means to be "home..." from author/editor/filmmaker/artist sanctuary founder Cristina Salat. (Available in print & e-editions.)