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El Amante notable
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
El Amante notable es un libro de poemas libres, con sonetos, odas y de variada estructura poética. Con un planteo relevante, donde Miguel D’Addario se manifiesta en su escritura simple, con retórica literaria y con una belleza profunda.
The Lost Sparrow
You set the price! Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017 by Lost Sparrow Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
An Anthology of Poetry, Art, Short-stories
Play Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,370. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Drama, Essay » Literature
Nine essays analyzing specific plays, pulling apart the ways the playwrights are using the medium of theatre to manipulate or comment on or distort or theorize about time. The idea isn’t so much to definitively state What X Play is About, but more to point out what I find interesting in each play, and figure out how the artist—or how theatre as a medium—achieved it.
Comment écrire un roman
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,930. Language: French. Published: June 21, 2017 by Living Books Ltd.. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
Le roman fascine tous les âges à partir de 09 ans et au-dessus. C’est le genre qui fait facilement voyager les jeunes. On y trouve de tous les goûts et ce n’est surtout pas les auteurs qui manquent de génie. Médium de communication par écrit d’excellence, j’ai pensé qu’il était nécessaire et important pour les écrivains et auteurs potentiels de notre époque, d’en explorer les contours
Grown-Up Child: A Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,440. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / Chinese
Grown-Up Child chronicles Chiufang’s occasionally poignant, often funny, and always insightful experiences as the daughter of immigrants, straddling two cultures. Her story, told with wry wit and brutal honesty, is especially resonant now as the place and value of immigrants in American society has come under question.
Poems Of A Musical Flavour: Volume 3
Series: Poems Of A Musical Flavour. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,920. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
This book features lyrics I wrote in 1992 when I was 18 years old. 1992 was a good year musically. I wrote 131 songs, just like in 1991. So I didn’t beat my record from the year before. But that’s okay, there was more to come...
Black Static #58 (May-June 2017)
Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,110. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
Black Static 58 contains new long and short fiction by Mark Morris, Helen Marshall, Joe Pitkin, Gwendolyn Kiste, and Tim Casson; an in-depth interview with Richard Chizmar; the regular columns by Lynda E. Rucker and Ralph Robert Moore; book reviews by Peter Tennant; film reviews by Gary Couzens; cover art and story illustrations by Joachim Luetke, Vince Haig, and Warwick Fraser-Coombe.
“Honestly Speaking” in Parallel Universes - Literate Eternal Return
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Reference
This link between the worlds is an important element, so the focus is not on one world or the other, but on both, their interaction, and if there is a point for literature if reality is already so strange and wonderful, literature itself then shape reality.
Interzone #270 (May-June 2017)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,640. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
Interzone 270 contains new science fiction and fantasy by Jonathan L. Howard, Wayne Simmons, Emily B. Cataneo, Nathan Hillstrom, Malcolm Devlin (also interviewed), Christopher Mark Rose, and Shauna O'Meara; art by Dave Senecal and Richard Wagner; the usual features by Nina Allan, David Langford, Jonathan McCalmont, and Nick Lowe; reviews of the latest books and movies, and much more.
The Only Series that Matters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,540. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Children’s Literature, Essay » Literature
In this series of essays, I examine each book of A Series of Unfortunate Events, upon rereading them a decade after I first fell in love with them as a kid. The essays highlight literary techniques, thematic explorations, and the ideas communicated in these books that have resonated with me from when I first read the series to today.
Poems Of A Musical Flavour: Volume 2
Series: Poems Of A Musical Flavour. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,110. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
This book features lyrics I wrote in 1991 when I was 17 years old and not doing much so what else would I do but write 131 songs. I was listening to more artists, grunge was in, and times were changing but my lyrics stayed the same. Lyrics from a young, naïve seventeen-year-old.
L'influence de démon dans l'histoire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,150. Language: French. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Mystery & Detective, Nonfiction » History » Essays
L’histoire humaine tout entière est marquée par le terrible combat mené contre les puissances des ténèbres, une lutte livrée depuis les origines du monde et qui se poursuivra jusqu’au dernier jour. Même si ce combat engagé contre Satan concerne les hommes de tous les temps, le pouvoir du démon s’est fait ressentir de manière plus sensible à certains moments de l’histoire.
By Firelight A Guide to Speculative Fiction Before 1900
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: American English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
This is a compilation of reviews and short author bios of pre-1900 speculative fiction, such as John Polidori’s “The Vampyre” and Elizabeth Gaskell’s “The Grey Woman.”
By Firelight: A Guide to Speculative Fiction Before 1900 (Text Only Version)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,470. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
This is a compilation of reviews and short author bios of pre-1900 speculative fiction, such as John Polidori’s “The Vampyre” and Elizabeth Gaskell’s “The Grey Woman.”
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay Readers Guide & Textbook Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,070. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017 by Jordan Kaufman. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
This is a double feature! First, you get a great summary of the fantastical "textbook" for which the screenplay and movie are inspired by. After we go through the Fantastic Beasts A to Z (A to Y actually) and summarize, then we give you our Readers Guide that will give you an idea of what to expect.
Paragrafer om tilfellet Torgersen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,600. Language: Norwegian (Bokmål). Published: April 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Semiotics & Theory
En bok om Fredrik Fasting Torgersen som dikter og Torgersen-saken som diktning. "Paragrafer om tilfellet Torgersen" (Paragraphs on the Torgersen Case) by Dr. Johan Dragvoll (The Bergen School, 2017) is a study of one of the most famous and infamous cases of miscarried justice in Norwegian history.
1984 in the 21st Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,610. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General, Essay » Political
1984 is a classic novel whose relevance continues to confront us every day. Some people thought it was a book about the future of the past. The future is now. After the election of Donald Trump and his advisor, Kellyanne Conway’s suggestion we get used to using “alternative facts,” the nearly 70 year-old dystopian novel made the # 1 spot on Amazon’s bestseller list.
Poems Of A Musical Flavour: Volume 1
Series: Poems Of A Musical Flavour. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
In 1989 I was 15 and started writing song lyrics because I wanted to be the Australian version of Debbie Gibson. In 1990 I was 16 and out of school, listening to more, doing more, and reading more. I started to analyse song lyrics, which I led me to analyse books… Little did I know that it was setting me up for bigger and better scribblings...namely novels, novellas and short stories.
Interzone #269 (March-April 2017)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,500. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
The March–April issue of Interzone contains new science fiction and fantasy by Steve Rasnic Tem (also interviewed), Sean McMullen, Tim Akers, Christien Gholson, and Richard E. Gropp; art by Dave Senecal, Martin Hanford, and Richard Wagner; the usual features by Nina Allan, David Langford, Jonathan McCalmont, and Nick Lowe; plus reviews of the latest books and movies.
Why The Hell Should I? A Dyslexic Perspective on Creative Writing: Critical Reflection & Barriers to Participation
Price: Free! Words: 106,330. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 by Brittunculi Records & Books UK. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Reference, Essay » Author profile
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This work is completed as it stands as an author based biographical case study. It is a critical reflection on barriers to participation, or more simply put: a dyslexic perspective on creative writing. It is presented as a genuine insight into my world as a dyslexic creative writer. It is also a reflective journal of my life and its impacts on my writing. By Briish singer/songwriter: J R P Taylor.