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Escape 'the Matrix': Breaking Free of Illusions for an Authentic Meaningful Life
By Jake Lyron
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,400. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Jake Lyron examines the 'Matrix' of illusions the world has ended in through the domination of media, the digital world and super-consumerism. He shows how this apparent advancement has eroded happiness and wellbeing and offers as a solution a simpler way of life in accord with nature and traditional values. Illuminating for the problem, inspiring for the solution.
The Little Fount
By A.R. Teixeira
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,370. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Little Fount looks at the modern world through the eyes of a man who has learned how to see past the petty insecurities of society's expectations. Written as a long-form essay, it is a modern take on philosophy and religion.
A Privileged Time
By Peg Elliott Mayo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Acceptance of age is neither collapse nor surrender to decay. Collapse comes when a structure is weakly constructed with insufficient internal support to maintain the integrity of the whole. By resisting or denying the passage of our seasons, we trade opportunity to evolve for the brittle illusion of stability.
Las mariposas vuelan libres: Un acercamiento innovador y radical a la evolución espiritual
By Stephen Davis
Series: Butterflies. Price: Free! Words: 121,490. Language: Spanish. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Cuando Nicolás Copérnico descubrió que la Tierra no era el centro del Universo, todo cambió. Cuando Frederick Miescher descubrió el ADN, todo cambió otra vez. Cuando los físicos cuánticos han descubierto que nuestro universo físico no es real, que es un holograma, todo…¡espera!, nada ha cambiado. Ahora “Las mariposas vuelan libres” ofrece un acceso nuevo y radical a la evolución espiritual.
The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni: The Bleeding of the Stone
By Meinrad Calleja
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,690. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
In The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni - The Bleeding of the Stone, Meinrad Calleja takes a close look at one of al-Koni’s works – The bleeding of the stone – and attempts to prise out philosophical reflections concealed in the text. In it the desert provides a landscape rich in allusions while metaphors allow readers to engage in creative interpretation.
Universal Philosophy
By Robert Elias Najemy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An easily comprehensible and practical explanation of «universal philosophy» – the essence behind all philosophical and spiritual teachings with emphasis on how to employ these concepts in our daily lives. This book gives us answers to the most important questions. Who are we? Why are we hear? What is the purpose of our lives? How can we manifest our purpose? Prerequisites to a meaningful life.
21st Century Philosophy
By J.J. Ward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,830. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Eight essays on strictly philosophical topics of social and moral relevance. Accessible to the general reader and written by someone with a higher-level qualification in the subject.
More on the Maverick Way
By Ed Ramsey
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,720. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
We have the opportunity for this to be the best of times. For this to come about, we must embrace and enact God's plan for us, which is the Maverick Way. Should we refuse to cooperate, this may be the worst of times. This book is a grader, smoothing the route to New Jerusalem. Get in your car and travel the route.
The Dawn of a New Age of Reason: Breaking Religion's Chains in the Twenty-first Century
By Charles Hurlburt
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,490. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
If you have ever had doubts about your religion and felt guilty about it, fear not. You are one of a growing multitude who has struggled with the conflict between what they were taught in their youth and what their knowledge and their common sense tells them. If you fear that being a “Doubting Thomas” makes you unworthy or inferior, you really need to read this book.
The Maverick Way
By Ed Ramsey
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,770. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This is Ed Ramsey's third book of blue collar philosophy. In this book, he expands upon familiar themes like self-actualizing as a God-engendered command to be all that one can be. Ed urges that there are moderate, rational, practical, successful solutions to most any human problem imaginable. Mavellonialism is the tree of life sprouting from 3 springs: love, spirituality and worldliness.
Our Human Labyrinth
By Lee Gunnell
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 94,390. Language: British English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Our Human Labyrinth is the story of survival versus social communication; lost within a self-contained maze, commonly known as civilization. A journey through history - as much as a journey within ourselves: the book explores concepts of how and why structures of accepted illusion are created by the few, and the distorted effect it has upon reality, for the many…
Long Road
By Steven Henry Martin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,000. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013 by Christopher Dutton. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Long Road: a collection of blogs, other writings that address the human condition in social and individual terms over the angst and turmoil of the mid 1900's to present day.
Return to the Real
By Gordon Quinn
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 65,220. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The book presented in front of you is an intellectual inquiry into how the society of today should develop and finally be sent on a way of progress for the whole of humanity. It is a radical thought presented both philosophically and in a plain language. It is a must read for any that wish for a better world for all, an inqury into the obstacles that are present now and will be for the time being.
Krishnamurti-Commentaries on Living_Series1
By jiddu krishnamurti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,030. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In this series of commentaries J. Krishnamurti, one of the great thinkers of our time, touches upon many human problems—our hopes, our fears, our illusions, our beliefs, our prejudices—and in the simplest language seems to pierce to their roots. “The sheer simplicity is breathtaking. The reader is given, in one paragraph,often in one sentence, enough to keep him exploring,questioning,
J Krishnamurti-Action
By jiddu krishnamurti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,560. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The passages in this Study Book have been taken directly from Krishnamurti’s talks and books from 1933 through 1967. The compil- ers began by reading all the passages from this period which contained the word action—the theme of this book. This would not have been possible without the use of a full text computer database, produced by the Krishnamurti Foundation Trust of England.
Where in the World is God?
By Hope Raymond
Price: Free! Words: 143,080. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Neuropsychology
Where in the World is God? traces the course of an informal study of humanity’s choices today, linking them with energy-driven needs of the universe. The author examines her premises, provides extensive data collected mostly from mainstream media, and draws conclusions that link the course of humanity’s life with the long-term, evolutionary needs of the universe.
The Stimulusworks Warehouse
By David Ramirez
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 102,640. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In this warehouse, the essential elements of life are displayed; hope waits to be examined, ingenuity anticipates a touch. Inside, the paradox shades the precept and the amusing tints the profound. Stretching one’s legs in this building, will also strengthen the mind and expand the spirit by providing an impetus that works, the inspiration to work, and a stimulus for a life’s work
The Atheist Delusion
By Vic Zarley
Series: The Teaching Books of Vic Zarley, Five. Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Atheists used to be somewhat quiet in their beliefs but in the past few years have become quite vocal. Where they used to tolerate Christians, now they want the religion eliminated. "The Atheist Delusion" encourages the Christian community to be transformed and BECOME the church Jesus heads as well as rebuts Richard Dawkins, and his book "The God Delusion," pointing out the flaws in his thinking.
On the Wings of Hope: Prose
By Prokhor Ozornin
Price: Free! Words: 99,320. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A collection of inspirational and philosophical short stories about life challenges, love, hope, faith, overcoming of difficulties and never giving up. May this book help you find a kind answer on the nature of the man, his strengths and weaknesses, his origin and power of spirit, and meaning of his life.
Notes Towards a New Age, Volume 2
By Ed Ramsey
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 381,420. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Ed Ramsey lives his blue collar philosophy, which he refers to as Mavellonialism. It is his cherished hope that inviting people to immerse themselves in the ideas presented throughout the chapters listed in Volume 2, will open the eyes of the reader to the immense, invaluable and satisfying opportunity given them to come to live as mavericks, in accordance with God's fervent hope for humanity.