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The Noisiest Book Review in the Known World: The Best of the Review of Arts, Literature, Philosophy and the Humanities, Vol. I by Lolita Lark
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 71,910. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
For eighteen years, our reviews have intrigued, engrossed, irritated, and bemused literary America. Critiques of our earlier magazines appeared in the "Washington Post," the "Los Angeles Times," the "San Francisco Chronicle," "Library Journal" and on National Public Radio. This is a rare collection that includes writers like J. P. Donleavy, Paul Krassner, H. L. Mencken, and Sharon Olds.
Grandpa Stories by James McCann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,280. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
It all started one day, when BJ and Darrian giggled at me and made fun of how I started so many things that I said to them with the phrase, " When I was a boy .. ". But Grandpa Stories is not about being their grandpa so much as a collection of stories of how I was lucky enough to grow up to be their Grandpa. I have always loved great story telling and I hope you do as well
Life Bits and Other Chunks - Memoirs of an Untrained Man by Stephen L. Wilson
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 15,900. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
This eBook is specially designed for Smashwords. It is a complete work, but I will continue to update it, probably throughout my life. When you buy a book on Smashwords, you receive the updates for free. Life bits are useful times and events; life chunks are unidentified, unrecognizable pieces of life. Enjoy them both in this collection, and look forward to more in the future!
Bearin's: The Book by NorthWindPublishing
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,240. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Essay » Sociology
Bearin’s (bâr'ĭns)—When you’re on the water, the act of figuring out where you are and what’s going on is known as “getting your bearings.” The same applies to life itself. In the Northeast, we often don’t fuss around with the letter “g” at the ends of our words. Therefore, “Bearin’s”—which has been a column in Commercial Fisheries News for over 20 years. This book is a collection of those columns
Run The World by Cole Mankin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Why do kids run away? How many are there? Is there a reason for runaways, a function, I mean? If you’ve ever wondered why runaways are what they are, this is the book for you. Aspects of transient and deviant behaviors are pit against more complacent and insular notions of culture. Just when you thought it was safe to be at home, runaways abound.
The Bar Series:Bar Anticipation by Big Daddy Abel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by Trestle Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Three different perspectives, three different experiences of the same event, all colliding together in an evening at Bar Anticipation, translates into one amazing, funny, action filled installment of The Author’s Lab/Collaboration.
Pirates (Пираты) by Michail Remer
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 35,370. Language: Russian. Published: February 23, 2011 by Iouri Haller. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Piracy (International law) - sea robbery, violent actions carried out by privately owned or state courts c to arrest, drowning or robbery committed on the high seas.
Why I Hate Romance by Dai Alanye
Price: Free! Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology(4.33 from 3 reviews)
New content as of May 2015. Essays by a third-rate novelist. Looking into literature, politics, transportation, polling, a certain beauty contest, fairy tales and anything else that strikes his fancy.
Stories from the Okefenokee by Bob Keefe
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Against the backdrop of the southern and western edges of the Okefenokee Swamp, long isolated from mainstream Georgia by a lack of exploitable resources, poor roads, vast swamps and protected by swarms of mosquitoes, biting flies and some of the largest rattlesnakes in the United States, these are my stories.
Ricoeur's Arc and the Internet by Hercules Bantas
Series: The Connected World, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
The rise of interactive online games has challenged traditional notions of storytelling, where author tells and audience listens. This ebook uses Ricoeur's concept of a 'hermeneutic arc' to demonstrate how narratives in online games such as World of Warcraft differ from those presented through traditional media such as print and film.
Growing Up With Shanghai- 10 Shanghai Soundwalks by Terence LLoren
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,610. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
“Growing Up With Shanghai” is a series of soundwalks with young Shanghainese who were born and raised during the rapid modernization of their city in the 1980s and 1990s. These recordings capture not only their most intimate memories of the locations where they grew up, but also the progress and growth Shanghai has undergone in the past 30 years.