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Churchianity Vs Christianity by Dave Mckay
Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)(5.00 from 26 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.
The Liberator - part 1 by Dave Mckay
Series: The Liberator, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religious / Christian / Comics & Graphic Novels(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 by Mark Elswick
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 Note by Mark Elswick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies(5.00 from 16 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 Reason Revolution: Atheism, Secular Humanism, and the Collapse of Religion by Dan Dana
Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos(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 Liberator - part 2 by Dave Mckay
Series: The Liberator, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: Australian English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion / Bible Stories / New Testament(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.
Top Ways to Promote Your Music in 2015 by Donavon Parker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques(5.00 from 12 reviews)
Did you know 94% of all records released today sell less than 1,000 units? Are you amongst the 10 million indie musicians whose last release did not sell 1,000 units? Increase your album sales and build your fan base with "Top 18 Ways to Promoting Your Music in 2015."
Women Who Think Too Much by Jeanne Marie
Price: Free! Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Codependency, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships(5.00 from 10 reviews)
In a unique approach to codependency, the author shares her practical tips for successfully becoming codependent. Dark humor fuels this fearsome narrative. After she draws you in, she smacks you with the reality meter, turning your preconceived notions of her 12-Slip program upside down.
The Simple Man Chronicles by Miles Cole
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.
Essays on Human Potential, Volume I by Inhousepress
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration, Essay » Sociology(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.
Anatomy of Choice: Teaching Positive Life Choices by Fred Grooms
Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / crisis management(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Anatomy of Choice is your guide to helping students make positive life choices and rebound when they don't.
Snapshots: A poetic collection of everyday moments by Jill Marie Baker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A collection of poems for women about the everyday moments we experience during the hum drum of everyday life, Motherhood, relationships, and much more.
Basic Fiction Formatting for Smashwords in OpenOffice by L. Leona Davis
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 by Robert Chase Harris
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage(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.
Gifts with No Giver: A Love Affair with the Truth by Nirmala
Price: Free! Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening(5.00 from 6 reviews)
A free collection of nondual spiritual poetry written from the Heart by Nirmala, who is a spiritual teacher in the Advaita tradition. This spiritual poetry attempts to capture the undying presence of love in all of its forms. Let your soul be deeply touched by the Rumi-like words of a lover drunk with a passion for the truth.
Jesus Does Not Care by Sharon Cohen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 6 reviews)
It's Christmas time again and her friend gleefully declares, "Jesus Does Not Care". In this anthology of five thought-provoking, spiritually uplifting and at times heart-wrenching stories, Sharon Cohen tosses aside the wrappings and trappings of the season to ask the reader, "Are you ready for Christmas?"
Ebook Now: The Essential and Simple Guide to Creating and Publishing Professional Ebooks for Kindle and ePub by R. H. Sheldon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing(5.00 from 6 reviews)
In basic, easy-to-understand terms, 'Ebook Now' explains exactly what steps you should take to publish your ebooks to the Amazon and Smashwords Web sites. 'Ebook Now' will help you get started quickly and efficiently in order to reach the widest possible audience.
How To Buy A Car - Advice From The Insiders by Mark Higgins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides(5.00 from 6 reviews)
If you are considering a vehicle purchase, you MUST read this step-by-step guide written by two people who have worked in the auto sales industry for 30 years. They know the tricks, and they are telling all! Follow their advice, and you'll know what to expect, and be prepared for a successful buying experience. You'll save hundreds or even thousands of dollars when you buy your next vehicle.
Best of dadvice by Noel Penrose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,760. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational(5.00 from 6 reviews)
best of dadvice is a short compendium of important lessons in life and business for the aspiring manager or newly-promoted executive. it is ideal for students and anyone beginning a management career. many of the lessons are valuable at all stages of social and business life; some will stay with you forever.