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H.P. Lovecraft Biography: The Dark, Twisted World of The Horror Fiction Writer Who Was Recognized a Decade After His Death by Chris Dicker
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Lovecraft was considered a talented writer, an authority in storytelling and a highly respected erudite, a walking encyclopedia of ancient and modern knowledge. His passion to horror and science fiction was dated back from his childhood, where he used to have a lot of nightmares of monsters, demons and fears. He used them to facilitate his stories and writing later on...
Biografía de Rafael Pombo by Hector Orjuela
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,730. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Breve biografía del poeta Rafael Pombo, catalogado como la gloria de las letras colombianas y también conocido como el poeta de los niños. Libro de cultura general de obligatoria letcura para todos los hispanopalantes deseosos de enriquecer el culto por el idioma y el conocimiento de los grandes literatos del idioma castellano.
Visigoths in Tweed by Peter Higgins
Price: $2.49 $1.25 USD. (50% off!) Words: 49,280. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Reid McFetridge. Earnest, without guile, focused on finding his life path, he lives a fast life during his first-year university at Queen’s University in Ontario. But he didn’t expect the turbulence he encounters when his best friend suffers a fluke injury, and his unharnessed thirst to rebel…
Cats Do Eat Spaghetti by Paul Wright
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 51,530. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Cats can, and will take over people’s lives. When artist Paul Wright and his wife, Nicola moved to a medieval village beside Italy’s Lake Como, their sleep became disturbed by the noise of a group of feral cats. Seeing the distressed condition that most of these animals were in, they began taking care of them. ‘Cats Do Eat Spaghetti’ is a must for cat lovers and Italophiles alike.
George Orwell Biography: Policeman, Second Lieutenant, The Freedom Fighter in Literature by Chris Dicker
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
George Orwell, also known as Eric Arthur Blair, is recognized as one of the most influential writers at the beginning of the 20th century. If you want to learn more about George Orwell's life, legacy and work, you've come to the right place. George Orwell is known as an established writer, author, novelist and journalist. He does not write fiction stories. He’s one of those writers...
Emily Dickinson Biography: The Secrets Behind Emily Dickinson’s Life, Poetry and Legacy by Chris Dicker
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
What inspired Emily Dickinson to write so many poems and become one of the greatest American poets of all time? After her death, Dickinson gained popularity. She tried to make a change in the world through her writings, innermost feelings and inspirations. Despite all the critics, Emily Dickinson did not seek any recognition but the poetry was aimed at her individuality and perception of the world
A Year in Haikus by Teresa Hubley
Price: Free! Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This poetic diary covers a year in one woman's life through haikus written one per day, regardless of writer's block, catastrophe, and monotony
Maya Angelou by Dr. Ruth Carr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Maya Angelou Understanding the Life and Teachings of A True American Author, Poet, and Civil Rights Leader By Dr. Ruth Carr When we think of poetry and writing, a few names come to mind. Shakespeare, of course. Robert Frost, certainly. Emily Dickinson without a doubt. Oh, and let's not forget Edgar Allen Poe. However, it is impossible to think of this pantheon of talent without bringing up...
C'era una volta un re... by Marina Puntellini
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: Italian. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Charles Perrault, Hans Christian Andersen, James M. Barrie: tre biografie costruite su documenti storici Tutti e tre sono scrittori di fiabe. Il primo, visse alla Corte di Re Sole.. Qui scoprirete il suo seguito! Hans Ch Andersen era poverissimo, ma diventò amico del re. Ascolterete il racconto dalla sua stessa voce. E infine ancheJames M Barrie, nascondeva un segreto. Scopriamolo insieme!
It's Easy To Talk by Jim Gardner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
as a result of the 2008 crisis joe and helen are struggling to survive. the communityof owners having decided they no longer want a corrupt spaniard as president approach helen. an overwhelming vote count in helen's favour sees her elected president triggering an almighty fight between those who support her and those who don't; culminating in helen being accused of fraud and ending up in the doc
Honoré de Balzac by David Desmond
Price: Free! Words: 51,850. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
First published in 1859, this biography of Honoré de Balzac by his friend and colleague Théophile Gautier is now being released in this dual language edition, with a new English translation by David Desmond followed by the original French text.
Dee in Detail by Delile Ndumo
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 18,140. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood Disorders
A book about a disadvantaged boy who grew up from a small township in South Africa, Vanderbijlpark, who found out later in his life that he has a passion for poetry and writing. He grew up in a poor family and made it through to University, but then failed his Engineering Studies, forced to go back home and start life afresh he became ill and was finally diagnosed with Bipolar Mood Disorder.
Sylvia Plath: A Biography of a Talented Poem Writer The World Has Ever Known by Chris Dicker
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
Do you want to learn more about Sylvia Plath's life and legacy? This biography covers the life of Sylvia Plath, from her birth in Boston to her death in London at the age of thirty. Plath left a large legacy, both personal and public. She is one of the most celebrated female poets in history and is widely taught in school...
Beyond the Gray Leaf: The Life and Poems of J.P. Irvine by Dustin Renwick
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,600. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Walt Whitman, John Burroughs, and J.P. Irvine all worked as clerks in Washington, D.C., after the Civil War. But Irvine, a small-town poet from Illinois, was the one selected to address President Grant and 10,000 spectators. Those words were lost, along with Irvine's legacy. Until now.
Cahier Roché by Xavier Rockenstrocly & Catherine Du Toit
Price: $23.00 USD. Words: 153,460. Language: French. Published: May 23, 2016 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Les raisons ne manquent pas de rendre à Henri Pierre Roché la place qui est la sienne. Le travail que nous présentons cherche à rendre compte des multiples facettes de ce personnage hors-norme, dont l’œuvre doit connaître la lumière. Et que lorsqu’est mentionné le nom de Roché, on ne soit plus obligé de dire : Roché ? L’ami de…
Cahier Camus by Raymond Gay-Crosier & Agnès Spiquel
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 108,120. Language: French. Published: May 20, 2016 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Ce Cahier offre au lecteur un parcours très éclectique autour de Camus, et vise à proposer des éclairages originaux sur la vie de Camus, sur ses oeuvres – roman et théâtre -, sur sa pensée et sur ses engagements.
Cahier Simenon by Laurent Demoulin
Price: $29.00 USD. Words: 100,980. Language: French. Published: May 20, 2016 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
La vie et l’oeuvre de Simenon ont déjà fait couler beaucoup d’encre, tant de la part des critiques littéraires que des journalistes de la presse people. C’est dans ce contexte que les Cahiers de L’Herne consacrent un numéro au père de Maigret qui se veut à la fois généraliste et particulier : sa diversité et sa richesse sont de nature à combler à la fois les spécialistes de l’œuvre et tout lecteur
Cahier Singer by Florence Noiville
Price: $23.00 USD. Words: 118,440. Language: French. Published: May 20, 2016 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Ce que propose de montrer ce Cahier de L’Herne, c’est une image d’Isaac Bashevis Singer et de son œuvre qui se situe très loin des stéréotypes habituels – l’aimable fabuliste de l’âme juive, le lutin talmudique échappé d’une toile de Chagall ou encore le conteur nostalgique ressuscitant inlassablement le folklore pittoresque d’un yiddishland enfoui.
Henry Miller: The Last Days by Barbara Kraft
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,810. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
Only months after Barbara Kraft's dear friend Anais Nin died, she saw Henry Miller give a reading. She was inspired enough to read "An Open Letter to Henry Miller" on a local NPR station, and when Miller heard it, he invited Kraft to be one of his rotating cooks. What ensued was a close friendship with the famous author and a touching and detailed recording of the last two years of his life.