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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: 63,310. 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: 62,370. 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.
Political Dyslexia: Thinking Aloud - A Dyslexic Perspective on Creative Writing: Critical Reflection & Barriers to Participation
Price: Free! Words: 76,550. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 by Brittunculi Records & Books UK. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Reference, Essay » Author profile
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I ask a simple question here; is dyslectualism discrimination or not? (Dyslectualism, a new word, is here defined briefly as the existence of prejudice and discrimination, and/or antagonism directed against a person with dyslexia or other specific learning difficulty that manifests itself as dyslexia). By British singer/songwriter: Jonathan 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...