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Churchianity Vs Christianity
Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga, Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
(5.00 from 25 reviews)
This is a comic book paraphrase of the book of Galatians, so the Smashword computers do not count words which are drawn into speech bubbles. Nevertheless, it is fairly short (26 pages). Churchianity vs Christianity uses modern situations (e.g. a church building instead of a synagogue, and reference to baptism instead of circumcision) to bring Paul's message forward into a 21st Century context.
Listening
Series: The Survivors Trilogy, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
(5.00 from 23 reviews)
Be still, and know... When Chaim Rosenberg starts to hear things in the Spirit, he soon learns that others are hearing them too. With the help of a small group of Australian Aborigines, spiritually sensitive people from throughout Australasia are drawn together in a movement that will mark the start of a new age in human consciousness.
1492 and All That: A Fool's History of the USA
Price: Free! Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 21 reviews)
The "fool" of the title is the inept narrator, who takes us on a warm but clueless tour of US history. He stops briefly to visit American culture, the American mind and various problems he claims to solve but fails even to illuminate. Presidents get harpooned along with both parties. Yet the view is ever rosy, including a glimpse of endless prosperity that "only Yankee Doodle dares dream of."
The Liberator - part 1
Series: The Liberator, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga, Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
(5.00 from 19 reviews)
The first twelve chapters of the Gospel of Luke are beautifully illustrated in this 48-page comic book. From modern applications to a bit of tongue-in-cheek, readers are challenged to consider passage after passage in an entirely new light. This is the first of two volumes which cover the entire Gospel.
Padman: A Dad's Guide to Buying . . . Those
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 18 reviews)
Men realize, not one aspect of the Red Storm is a laughing matter-period! For some reason, females find guys aimlessly wandering those feminine-hygiene aisles funny. They simply do not understand the pain that we men go through, as detailed in this true and comical story, when forced into those situations. . . . until now!
The Reason Revolution: Atheism, Secular Humanism, and the Collapse of Religion
Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
(5.00 from 16 reviews)
This short book, only 8,000 finely crafted words, is destined to be one of the most cited and influential modern treatises on atheism and secular humanism. It focuses squarely on the inherent irrationality of religion, and reveals its utter irreconcilability with science. Offering several "reconciliation theories" to people of faith, it forces every reader to make a choice.
The Note
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
(5.00 from 15 reviews)
The Note is 15-20 minute read. This short story is a hilarious true story about a morning I was five hours late for work on a job I had just started as a 20 y/o kid. My best friend kept me out all night, and I must've turned the alram off. My brilliance thought if I got a doctor's note, everything would be fine. When I got to the hospital, though, ruht roht--see cover. Please rate after this read.
The Liberator - part 2
Series: The Liberator, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: Australian English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga, Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
(5.00 from 14 reviews)
The story continues. Follow the final twelve chapters of the Gospel of Luke in this radical 48-page comic book. Everything from McDonald’s Restaurants to a modern tractor and chain saw come into the illustrations as readers are challenged to consider this ancient manuscript in a modern setting.
Puppalicious And Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Puppalicious And Beyond: Life Outside The Center Of The Universe A collection of inter-related fiction and narrative non-fiction stories about the amazing relationship of people to nonhumans that captures our collective imagination. Where the Red Fern Grows meets Wuthering Heights.
The Simple Man Chronicles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
A collection of work over a five year span of self reflection. Heartfelt writing that expresses an entire lifetime of tragedy and discovery, put into poems,songs and true life short stories. Share joy, sorrow, politics, faith and philosophy. The contents and work contained within this book is all that of one man. Every word summoned by my soul and poured into print.
Random Thoughts ... Through a Coloured Prism
Price: Free! Words: 43,540. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
The book is based on thoughts, not necessarily completely new nor will it give any new philosophy towards life. Some fictional narrations, mixed with real experiences, are also covered in the book to see human relations from different angles of life.
Ringing the Bell: My Life in the Biz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,090. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
The true story of how I was recruited by a notorious door-to-door sales organization, and traveled across the country in pursuit of success. My goal of making millions took some unexpected setbacks as I mastered the art of cold-calling, mouse-killing, and "ringing the bell." A rare look into the culture of Cydcor/DS-Max, this memoir is both harrowing and humorous.
Love Has Its Ups and Downs
You set the price! Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Love Has Its Ups and Downs: With a Bipolar Spouse is a manual for living with a husband or wife who has bipolar disorder. While there are many books about how to support a person with a mentai illness, Love Has Its Ups and Downs tells you how to do that without losing yourself in the chaos.
Essays on Human Potential, Volume I
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Periodically, Inhousepress conducts competitions on the subject of Human Potential. Here you’ll find a selection of submissions received over the recent period, as well as other essays dealing with subject matter. Submission from different part of the world show the range of views on the subject.
Hot Flashes And Half Ironmans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Hot Flashes And Half Ironmans: Middle-aged Endurance Athletics Meets The Hormonally Challenged Women get older, dammit, and sometimes it sucks, especially for women who pride themselves on athleticism and an adventurous spirit. Yes, it can be hard, but middle age doesn’t have to be a flashing red stop light. Join the author -- in spandex -- as she battles her traitorous middle-aged hormones in
Between The Cradle And The Grave
Series: LOST: INSPIRATIONAL. Price: Free! Words: 32,580. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
By far THE BEST NOVEL I HAVE READ IN 2013 - (one of the reviews,dated 19 Dec 2013). How can a thirteen year old know about the real world, even though he has been living alone on a dangerous lonely island all his life, and rescue himself to his father? A striking message comes along with this captivating adventurous tale, that can change the way you think about life.
Be the Monkey - Ebooks and Self-Publishing: A Dialog Between Authors Barry Eisler and Joe Konrath
Price: Free! Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » ebook readers, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » ebook readers
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Bestselling authors J.A. Konrath and Barry Eisler discuss ebooks, self-publishing, and the future of the industry, in this 25,000 word dialog.
How To Screw Up Your Kids
Series: How to Screw Up, The Parenting Volume. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / stepparenting, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / stepparenting
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
How To Screw Up Your Kids: Blended Families, Blendered Style Married couples with kids divorce 40% of the time. Chances are you and your next spouse will each bring kids, so what you need is a plan for blendering everyone into a chunky smoothie of stepfamily goodness.
Basic Fiction Formatting for Smashwords in OpenOffice
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Seven basic steps to walk you through formatting your fiction book for publication through Smashwords using OpenOffice, the free office suite software.
The Red Flyer
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Memoir of a boy, his dog, a red Flyer wagon, & a shotgun. A short story of a young boy in the late 1920s who sneaks out with his dog to go hunting. A taste of Bob's style & a glimpse into who he is. Entertaining for young and old.