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What Most People Don't Know About Harry Potter by William R. Hicks
Series: What Most People Don't Know..., Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal
A deeper look into why the Harry Potter series has become a phenomenon. It draws upon parallels such as The Lord of the Rings, The Wizard of Oz, Star Wars, The Twilight Zone, Diaries of a Wimpy Kid, The Hunger Games, Heroes of Olympus, The Matrix, Minecraft, and other stories. It does a masterful job of bridging the gap between fiction and non-fiction. You'll be taken to a real mysterious land.
Evolution: A Scientifically Guided Thought Experiment: Book One: Evolution by Other Means..? by Maria B. O'Hare
Price: Free! Words: 78,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This is the first of two distinct, but interrelated books which seeks to offer an alternative evolutionary scenario to our current standard Neo-Darwinian model by way of a scientifically-guided thought experiment.
Streetwise Philosophy (A Bullshit-Free Approach to Spiritual Maturity) by Dana Gore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,750. Language: American English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
It's time to wake up. Our planet is heading in a dangerous direction and the time has come for us, collectively, to become more aware of the predicaments we face and to do something about them. Only self-awareness, personal responsibility, and the ability and willingness to venture beyond appearances will make the difference. Streetwise Philosophy will help you take the first steps.
Мир после конца света. Философские очерки by Павел Минка
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,950. Language: Russian. Published: October 17, 2016 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Перед вами очень неоднородная работа, представляющая собой сборник философских очерков, где поднимаются следующие темы: кризис современного мира, новый тип человека, массовая культура, новая этика творчества, рабство в демократическом обществе, проблемы образования и науки, правила карьеризма, манипуляция и идеология, социальное бессознательное, религия и атеизм, постмодерн и будущее
The Explanation of Life by Mysterio448
Price: Free! Words: 99,350. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Why does life exist? Why does the universe exist? What is it all about? These age-old, seemingly indomitable questions finally have an answer. This answer is not religious and, although harmonious with science, not scientific. It is likely different from anything you have heard before. "The Explanation of Life" will forever change the way you look at the world.
Primordial Reflections: A Compilation of Profound Insights and Poetry by Stephen Parato
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Primordial Reflections is a journey through life itself. As a scintillating compilation of poetic inspiration and bite-sized insights, it acts as a traveler’s guide to the human experience. With brief but deep dives into human consciousness, beautifully unique takes on love, awe-inspiring descriptions of nature and lighthearted sparkles of humor; it’s an immensely enjoyable, rewarding read for eve
Philosophy: A Path to Peace by P. Jey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
How can I be at peace? This is something that many of us may have questioned. We may be bothered by something in our lives and be affected by this in many ways. We may not know how to cope with what we face, and this pulls us even further into darkness. There are many paths that can help us, but one that has existed since ancient times is philosophy.
Velden by Thomas Renwart
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: Dutch. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Velden, een korte opeenhoping van mogelijke memoires en anekdotes. Een inzage in de dingen zoals ze zouden kunnen zijn. Misschien zullen ze nooit zo zijn, misschien wel. Velden moet de deur openen om iedereen die het leest, te doen nadenken over wat ze dagelijks zouden kunnen ervaren. Zelfreflectie zonder meer, ja, dat is wat Velden zou kunnen zijn.
The TV Delusion by Simon Day & Joanna van der Leer
Price: $6.90 USD. Words: 83,580. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Would you be shocked to discover that you don’t have complete control over your thoughts and beliefs? What if you were told that the world view you’ve acquired is really just a fiction? In a roller coaster ride through psychology, philosophy, religion, history, politics and logic, this book examines the power exerted over our lives by the TV and the steps we can take to break free from its spell.
Line Solves Duality: An Introduction to The Long Debate by Anonymyk
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A Collection Of Short Poems dealing with Conduct, Knowledge, Governance, Love and Dualism in the 21st Century. An Introduction to The Long Debate.
On Synthesis Philosophy by Liangzhi Gao
Price: Free! Words: 44,320. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Synthesis Philosophy is a method of understanding of the world.. It is a philosophic view and a method of thinking. The view of Synthesis Philosophy covers all things in the cosmos, the world and also in human life, including all substantial and spiritual things, as politics, society, family, science, art, literature, theory , etc.
Unexpected by Jacob W Robinson
Price: $4.94 USD. Words: 26,580. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Unexpected is a philosophical work about the unexpected, how it impacts our lives, and how we can use it to bring about change. Numerous examples are given throughout the book to illustrate the philosophical concepts and make them easier to understand.
I'm Not As Green As I'm Cabbage Looking! by L Tait
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,130. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Thirsty for more from your humble narrator? Well, here's a fresh batch of observations for you all to enjoy! Well, if you enjoyed the other, and read beyond the samples, that is!
Thinking Words, Volume One by Joshua Patterson
Series: Thinking Words. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(5.00 from 1 review)
Life presents before us inspiration on a daily basis. We receive this inspiration through what we experience first-hand, what we witness second-hand, and information received from secondary and tertiary sources. It is this "education" that has given birth to "Thinking Words," a collection of reflective quotes by Joshua Patterson intended to analyze the intriguing nature of life and living.
Condition of Power - Ontology and Anthropology beyond Nietzsche by Hermes Varini
Price: $10.86 USD. Words: 121,630. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A challenge to existing concepts, this book introduces the reader to the actual existence of a human reality which exceeds the hitherto known and considered from whatever point of view and which has remained latent and indistinct under the form of myths, from the dawn of history until nowadays mass media culture as a need of power in an intrinsically powerless human world.
Brief Philosophies, Fables, and Matters of Opinion by Rowan Blair Colver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,960. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Brief Philosophies, Fables, and Matters of Opinion by Rowan Blair Colver. A collection of musings, stories and explanations of thought out and ethical life commentaries.
First Eighty-five Poems 1959-1963 by Paul David Robinson
Series: The Poetry of Paul David Robinson: An Autobiography in Poetry. Price: Free! Words: 25,040. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
First Eighty-five Poems is a book of poetry written between January 1, 1959 and August 1, 1963 while the author was in junior high and high school. He shares what he was feeling and thinking when he wrote some of his poems. It is an autobiography in poetry. The author often considered taking his own life, but decided not to do that. He became a Christian through philosophy and not the church.
Consciousness and the Limits of Reason by S.M. Moretta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 193,560. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Consciousness. So rich, so complex, so much our world, so difficult to explain. The “Problem of Mind” is considered from the perspective of both interactive dualism (as championed by Descartes) and contemporary materialism. Additionally, two alternative avenues to the explanation of consciousness, namely, quantum mechanics and general systems theory, are discussed in some detail.