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Cuervo Púrpura by Maribel Peralta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,180. Language: Spanish. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Inspirada en la problemática de los genocidios recurrentes en mi país, México, y cómo es que la justicia jamás repara el daño recibido por parte de las víctimas que se quedan sin voz y trascienden las fronteras de lo intangible mientras se pierden en la bruma de la indiferencia. Atrévete a conocer a Marie Le Brun desde su escondite, un capullo de cartón endurecido con el engrudo de la vida.
The Tale that Wags the God by James Blish
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,180. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
This is a posthumous collection of Blish essays, mostly on science fiction and fantasy. These include studies of Poul Anderson, James Branch Cabell, and the application of Spengler to science fiction. Other pieces range from "Music of the Absurd" (modern music—more fantastic than any fiction ) to the autobiographical "A Science Fiction Coming of Age".
More Issues at Hand by James Blish
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
James Blish, in his incarnation as "William Atheling, Jr.," has written more than his share of the most incisive criticism of contemporary science fiction. In 1964 Advent brought out The Issue at Hand, a collection of Atheling's critical essays on stories in the science-fiction magazines.
The Issue at Hand by James Blish
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,610. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
For many years, hiding under a cloak of anonymity, the most penetrating critic of the field of magazine science fiction was known as "William Atheling, Jr." It soon became a challenge to guess his real identity. And that was no easy game, for Atheling's dissection did not spare even his other ego, the noted science-fiction writer James Blish.
Past Masters by Bud Webster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,370. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Past Masters and Other Bookish Natterings collects some of the very best of Bud Webster's columns and author profiles drawn from a broad knowledge of the field of literary science fiction and fantasy. Bud is the final word on genre scholarship, and that has never been more evident than in this collection.
Adelchi: edizione integrale arricchita da una biografia dettagliata e dal saggio "Dell'equivalenza manzoniana" by EnricoFerraris
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,770. Language: Italian. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Essay » Literature
Alessandro Manzoni, autore de “I promessi sposi”, si cimentò anche nella stesura di due tragedie. Dopo “Il conte di Carmagnola”, pubblicò l’”Adelchi” in cui si narrano le gesta del principe longobardo eponimo durante l’invasione da parte di Carlo Magno. Questo ebook contiene la edizione integrale dell'Opera, il saggio INEDITO “Dell'equivalenza manzoniana” e la biografia dettagliata dell'autore
I Promessi Sposi: edizione integrale arricchita da una biografia dettagliata e dal saggio by EnricoFerraris
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 227,890. Language: Italian. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Essay » Literature
Ad Alessandro Manzoni occorsero quasi venti anni per scrivere “I promessi sposi”. La proverbiale lentezza dell’Autore, ma anche le continue correzioni e aggiustamenti permisero la pubblicazione della versione definitiva solo a partire dal 1840. Questo ebook contiene l'edizione integrale dell'Opera, il saggio INEDITO “Dell'equivalenza manzoniana” e la biografia dettagliata dell'autore
Open by Ashley Fox
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,190. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
A fable of the OTHERSIDE following the hearts and hearth of the Rosalind family, the royal House of Danua. Innocence and desire constrict within a culture destined for change, in a world with a new power on the rise. With knowledge and secrets and sorrow, will they be able to resist the trickery and dangers that lay hidden? The freedom fracture awaits...
The Elevator by Durmus Sik, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: Simple English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
We live in a chaotic world. So, while we are living our lives in this chaos, we do not think death even for a second. We are always busy with something. But while we are busy with bills, children or dinner; the death comes us without say hi. In this story, our main character Frank has experienced same thing too. He had not expected the death, until he met with the death.
John Barth: An Introduction by David Morrell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Acclaimed thriller writer David Morrell wrote his PhD dissertation about master author, John Barth. In it, Morrell examines Barth’s early fiction, using interviews with Barth, his agent, and his editors as well as unpublished essays and letters. The result is what Morrell calls “the story behind the stories” as well as an indication of Barth’s influence on Morrell’s own work.
Spiritual Love is Elevating by Subodh Kumar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,840. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Failure is something that I have lived with since the day I started realizing that I need to be responsible in life; Responsible towards my family, my career and for all the things that I have dream of becoming as a successful man in life.
The Faces of Harriet Brown by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 118,770. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Faces of Harriet Brown tells the story of Nachiketa Krishnamurti, a boy raised in India by his paternal grandmother who, among other things, teaches him to speak with snakes. His father, Jiddu, is a well-known Indian mystic who is rarely home. His mother is never discussed.
Tales from a Church Tea Room No1: A Helping Hand for the King of Castle Rock by Frankie Lassut
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Through fate with a sprinkling of Destiny, John Dough becomes a teacher by example and in that very responsible position finds that a famous writer is actually missing the ‘it’ factor in his work. John reckons that the addition of the elusive factor will elevate the man’s work and make him even more successful. Fortunately, winner of a prestigious prize for storytelling with a pen at an Age UK m
Сечка by Андрэй Федарэнка
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,410. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 10, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Гэтыя літаратурныя эсэ пісаліся на працягу 10 гадоў. Вось як абазначыла іх крытык, выкладчыца, літаратуразнаўца М. Верціхоўская: “Структурна “Сечка” Андрэя Федарэнкі ўяўляе сабою мазаіку з перлаў. Гэта сапраўдная з’ява і падзея ў найноўшай літаратуры. Каб стварыць такую, трэба добра ўяўляць агульную задуму карціны — выразна паказаць чалавека і яго справу. Феномен “сечкі” Федарэнкі ў тым, што замеш
Fosa común by Miguel Marcotrigiano
Price: Free! Words: 11,140. Language: Spanish. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Como si recorriéramos el osario poético personal del autor, quedan reunidas en “Fosa común”, de Miguel Marcotrigiano, las lápidas poéticas (la poesía lapidaria) de un conjunto de nombres enormes llamados por sus nombres propios, en una familiaridad que habla de un panteón de ánimos comunes y de un mausoleo de acuerdos funerarios que terminan siendo homenaje vivificador para cada uno de ellos.
Ebony Swan: The Case for Shakespeare’s Race by Jeffrey McQuain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,570. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Was Shakespeare black? That is the question in “Ebony Swan: The Case for Shakespeare’s Race,” an explosive new book by Dr. Jeffrey Hunter McQuain. This nonfiction work exposes a 400-year-old conspiracy to cover up the fact that the world’s greatest writer was not white but biracial. Thoroughly researched, “Ebony Swan” makes a compelling case, giving readers an exciting new way to see Shakespeare.
Analysis of an Excerpt of Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe by Rodolphe HOUGANGOYE NGOUAMBILA
Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
This section of the book principally focuses on Robinson Crusoe mishaps (misadventures) after their boat got shipwrecked. He is the only survivor of the sailors’ crew. Crusoe then endeavours to get away from the “anger” of the sea and is constrained to learn how to subsist relying upon himself.
Juegos de pluma. Técnicas literarias llevadas al extremo by Juan Carlos Riofrío Martínez-Villalba
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: Spanish. Published: January 2, 2015 by Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Quito, Ecuador). Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
La presente obra recoge una selección de cuentos muy dispares entre sí, cada uno de muy distinto en tamaño, recursos, estilo literario, temática y vocabulario, pero todos conservan algo en común: lo extremo. En cada escrito se utiliza una técnica literaria distinta y se la intenta llevar hasta sus límites. La obra está dividida en tres partes: microrrelatos, géneros poco explorados y cuento corto.
Vikramorvasiyam (Hindi) by Kalidas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: Hindi. Published: November 23, 2014 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
एक बार देवलोक की परम सुंदरी अप्सरा उर्वशी अपनी सखियों के साथ कुबेर के भवन से लौट रही थी। मार्ग में केशी दैत्य ने उन्हें देख लिया और तब उसे उसकी सखी चित्रलेखा सहित वह बीच रास्ते से ही पकड़ कर ले गया। यह देखकर दूसरी अप्सराएँ सहायता के लिए पुकारने लगीं, "आर्यों! जो कोई भी देवताओं का मित्र हो और आकाश में आ-जा सके, वह आकर हमारी रक्षा करें।" उसी समय प्रतिष्ठान देश के राजा पुरुरवा भगवान सूर्य की उपासना