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From New York to Madagascar in Five Hours
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,070. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Author profile
From New York to Madagascar follows a tea loving, biscuit eating, Southern American, convert to Islam who travels the globe, one zany mishap at a time. It's pretty much guaranteed to make you laugh out loud.
Parabolele Milostivirii. Glas intr-un cor de rugaciune
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,980. Language: Romanian. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Cartea „Parabolele milostivirii” ne invita sa ascultam glasurile insistente, pline de grija sau stinse, si glasurile indiferente, pline de critica sau semete, in dinamica interactiunii dintre cererile exprimate de acestea. Sunt glasuri care prezinta problemele din viata zilnica si care exprima dorintele persoanelor intalnite de Isus fie in Galileea, fie in lunga sa calatorie spre Ierusalim.
Laurie R. King's Sherlock Holmes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
Essays by Laurie R. King on Sherlock Holmes and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
SUGGESTIONABILI - Il grande equivoco della lotta armata, delle ragioni politiche, della invocata pacificazione
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: Italian. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political
Un punto di vista diverso sulla lotta armata in Italia, non agiografico, non alla moda, fuori dai denti. La demistificazione e smitizzazione di una feroce farsa collettiva spacciata troppo a lungo per un momento epico, esaltante, un passaggio obbligato del nostro dopoguerra. Non anni formidabili ma anni sprecati, densi di assurda violenza, forieri di ritardi che non abbiamo mai finito di scontare.
Common Sense: Occupation, Assembly, and the Future of Liberty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,050. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The occupations of 2011 challenged a governing consensus that has lost credibility yet clings to power. This year we will either create a new basis for our shared life, or we will settle back into the old, dispiriting fictions. The same people who told us that they understood economics told us we could not hope to change things. They were wrong on both counts. What we choose now matters.
ILLUMINATIONS: A Spiritual Guide To Lettering
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Illuminations is a reference guide for learning how to reach within yourself for creating original ideas based on your own personal experiences. The key subject matter is "lettering", but the concepts involved apply to all crafts. The entire book is hand drawn/written, and is a direct example of what it takes to move forward with effortless confidence in whatever it may be that drives you.
Being a Muslim Girl
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature
When religion is mixed with centuries old cultural practices the outcome is never good. Salma is Muslim girl from Pakistan where she is constantly reminded that the only life purpose of a girl is to serve her husband and his family. She survives the avalanches of social pressure and goes abroad just to witness that being a Muslim girl from Pakistan, she struggles for her identity.
The Global Food System: A Brief Guide To The Conflicting Logics Of Food
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology
The Global Food System provides a short, sharp and accessible introduction to anyone interested in food and the challenge of how we produce food.
Cunning Plans: Talks By Warren Ellis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Technology
Cunning Plans collects several of NYT-bestselling author Warren Ellis' lectures on the nature of the haunted future and the secrets of deep history, given in recent years at events in London, New York, Los Angeles and Berlin.
Charlie Hebdo: The Global View
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When the Charlie Hebdo killings happened in Paris in early 2015, attention swivelled to the way that terror and accusation are being used to try and stifle debate. But these are discussions that are not only being held in France. Here writers around the world including Ariel Dorfman and David Edgar write on ways that journalists and artists have been threatened over the years
My Life with Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Essay » Author profile
Andrew talks about growing up without knowing he had autism then finding out he was on the autism spectrum at the age of 25. Getting the diagnosis helped him look back on his life and make peace with some of the things that had happened to him in the past. He grew up thinking he was weird kid. He felt like it was his fault. Andrew talks about how he works hard to overcome autism and be happy.
CISA EXAM-Testing Concept-Knowledge of Compliance & Substantive Testing Aspects
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Essay » Technology
Question Answer and Explanation (QAE) on compliance & substantive testing concepts are designed in accordance with CISA exam pattern. This small e-book will help CISA candidate to attempt questions on compliance & substantive testing concepts more confidently and correctly. Concepts have been simplified for easy reference of CISA candidates.
It's Not About Destination
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Whether you are a parent of a child on the spectrum, a teacher with autistic students, or maybe even someone who just wants different information about autism, It’s Not About Destination invites you to take a time out from the difficult part of autism and celebrate the gift of life that’s been presented.
How to Begin Your Memoir
Series: The Art of the Memoir, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Essay » Literature
In the first volume of the ART OF THE MEMOIR series, accomplished author, editor, and writing coach D. Patrick Miller helps writers take the very first step in creating a personal history: getting clear on why one is writing. Miller reviews three "Poor Motivations" and three "Effective Motivations" for writing a memoir, and provides a set of questions to help authors explore their starting point.
Cultivating a Mindful Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Essay » Author profile
How does one live a mindful life? In "Cultivating A Mindful Life," 35 stories provide the seeds, water and light. Each chapter ends with questions for reflection so that you may dig deeper into the topic and develop your own practices for living mindfully. You will be inspired to live more fully in the present moment, awake and alive.