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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: 10,970. 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.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Как нам обустроить Россию?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: Russian. Published: March 15, 2017 by © ПЕНА. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Essay » Literature
Так уж получилось, что эта историческая работа запоздала… Настолько запоздала, что стала вновь актуальной.
Sci-Fi Women Interviews: The 2016 Collection
Price: Free! Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Feminist
This eBook includes all 2016 monthly features from Natacha Guyot's blog series "Sci-Fi Women Interviews", which celebrates women who create, write, enjoy Science Fiction
Book review of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Gothic & Romance
jane austen's pride and prejudice is no doubt the most talked about books of all time.a review about this book gives a knowledge about how mothers are in a constant anticipation about sending their daughters to rich homes.
Al borde siempre de caer. La mujer cubana a través de la poesía
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,280. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sociology
He aquí un libro que no se detiene en la retórica de la poesía tradicional, sino que a través de sugestivas argumentaciones devela las inquietudes más íntimas de las artistas, testimonio del ser-actuar de la mujer contemporánea. Se encamina a lo social, cómo las poéticas femeninas evalúan el imaginario impuesto por el hombre y se encargan de redefinir el eros, la belleza, la libertad...
Making Myths Before Our Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
Stories of the fantastic let us imagine the broad strokes of our lives. This essay looks at how the modern mythology expressed in popular works of fantasy and science fiction resonates with the inner worlds of readers.
Quotes Of The Brontes: Collective Quotes of Bronte Family
Price: $2.35 USD. Words: 21,110. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017 by UB Tech. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
The much famous literary family in England, the Brontës family consists of Charlotte, Emily and Anne Brontë.The three sisters better known as Brontës sisters were the champions in their time with passion derived poems and novels.Let's explore the biggest collection of their enthralling quotes...
タガログ語を学ぶ スピーディー/簡単/効率的: 2000の重要ボキャブラリー
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: Japanese. Published: February 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / General
外国語を最短の時間で学べる方法をお探しですか?この本は、そんなあなたにぴったりです。たいていのボキャブラリー・ブックは、掲載語数こそ圧倒的ですが、それらをどう覚えればよいのかはっきりとは教えてくれません。この本は違います。覚えるべき最も重要な2000の単語とフレーズが重要度に従って掲載されているので、一番よく使われる単語から順に覚えることができます。
En torno al discurso insular. El Caribe través de sus conexiones.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,000. Language: Spanish. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / Hispanic American
Conjunto de ensayos de gran profundidad interpretativa y con una bibliografía abundante y actualizada donde el lector podrá encontrar por primera vez una valoración heterodoxa en términos de identidad-(des)colonización-renovación sobre la obra de grandes paradigmas de la cultura cubana y latinoamericana, alguno de ellos erigidos en «mitos de la insularidad».
Now, Then And Again
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017 by Scarlet Leaf. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / Indic
Enjoy this poem collection. “The fifty-two new poems in this collection are primarily driven by Ananya S Guha’s raw emotion — that of anger, disappointment, and sometimes helplessness at the political state of affairs. These are words of protest, dissonance and dissent that speak out loud against the wrongs of society and its people.” — Sudeep Sen, author of EroText
Yunus Emre Dergahı
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 43,610. Language: Turkish. Published: January 25, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
Yunus Emre Hazretleri’nin maddî kimliğinden ötede ve bize kadar gelip ileri gidecek olan mânevi kişiliği önemlidir. Yunus Emre Hazretleri, sevgisiz yaşayanları; ölü leşlere, kara taşlara ve soğuk kışlara benzetir…
Ömer Hayyam Dörtlükleri
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,570. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
Ömer Hayyâm, bu şiir biçiminin yaratıcısı olmakla kalmamış, kitaplar dolusu yazmakla anlatılabilecek şeyleri; aşkı, üzüntüyü, sevinci, özlemi, kuşkuyu, gözyaşını, zamanın ve ölümün acımasızlığını dört dize ile ve en güzel şekilde anlatması nedeniyle yalnız İran Edebiyatı’nın değil,Dünya Edebiyatı’nın ölümsüzlerinden biri olmuştur.
Cracking Jokes: Studies of Sick Humor Cycles & Stereotypes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,800. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Humor, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Where there's anxiety, there will be jokes to express it. Jokes are legitimate folklore--like myth, legend, superstition and song; as such, they reflect what is on people's minds. There's been no shortage of jokes or anxiety, so in this book Dundes reminds us of the jokes we have been telling and reveals the anxiety these jokes reflect. His studies haven't always been popular. Adds a new Foreword.
Rejected Essays and Buried Thoughts
Price: Free! Words: 95,890. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Most writers have pieces that went wrong somewhere in the process and never saw the light of day, or material that disappeared. This is my collection, some rejects, some conference papers that never got written up due to time constraints or lack of a suitable venue, and several that were published before online publication.
Babadan Oğluna Mektuplar
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: Turkish. Published: January 12, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Reference
Sevgili oğlum,Okumak çok önemli; çok ama çok önemli! Bak oğlum Allah bizlere okumayı emrettiği halde okumayı hep Batılılar yapmış ve bizler hep kulaktan dolma bilgilerle hareket etmişiz yıllar boyunca… Bu mesnetsiz bilgilerin çoğu yalan-yanlış olduğu için de hep şaşırmışız.