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Echoes Of A Friend: Letters from Dorothy Cowlin. Comment by Richard Lung.
Price: Free! Words: 35,480. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship, Essay » Author profile
A gentle and generous soul, with a quiet and sunny disposition, well liked by many, and more radical than most, a deeply serious human being, with an over-worked conscience, who I once told was a monster of honesty. This was Dorothy, the solace of the friendless, the maker, who made a maker out of me, in her own letters, unshadowed by thoughts of publication.
Thoughts II: Essays on the Intersection of Faith and Reason in the Modern World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,260. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Essay » Sociology
This book vigorously challenges and scrutinizes common thoughts about God, the Bible, and religion so that the contours of possibility are expanded and that mature, vetted beliefs may triumph. Readers will emerge from Thoughts II inspired by a new theological imagination and eager to cultivate novel ways of thinking.
Control Units and Supermaxes: A National Security Threat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,430. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political
Unbeknownst to the majority of the public, isolation chambers in prisons have proliferated over the past few decades to the point where 100,000 people or more are being held in long-term solitary confinement on any given day in the United States. Even less known by the average citizen is the serious threat supermax prisons and control units pose to the country as a while.
Bots: A Posthuman Novella Glitched from an Essay on Surrealism and A. I.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,070. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Essay » Literature
Written on a vintage word processing machine with a malfunction that corrupted text, ‘Bots’ glitches together a new paradigm of consciousness for literature in a technological age. Better known as a cultural theorist, Koolhaas has achieved the most extreme book since ‘Finnegans Wake’. Cohen’s introductory essay explains how she adds to post-humanism with a surprising influence: Maurice Blanchot.
Χίμαιρα
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 93,450. Language: Greek. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature
Η "χίμαιρα" είναι ένα περιοδικό κριτικής τής λογοτεχνίας και αυτό είναι το πρώτο τεύχος, το περιεχόμενο είναι εξ ολοκλήρου στήν Ελληνική γλώσσα. "Chimera" is a literary review magazine, τhe content is in Greek.
Montclair Write Group Sampler 2016
Price: Free! Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Drama/Theatrical, Essay » Literature
Want to find new writers? New voices? Here’s how. The Montclair Write Group Sampler 2016 is a collection of works from talented writers of all kinds. And it’s a free download from Smashwords: {add link} Thirty-nine pieces from the Write Group members in Montclair NJ. The Sampler consists of fiction, essays, memoirs, poems and a monologue.. There’s something for everyone.
Primal Ethics: what our kids are taught in school and culture
Price: Free! Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
Here’s the central problem. Your children are growing up in a very difficult culture that even you don’t understand. There is growing corruption and confusion and a world of pain coming round the corner. You sense it. We sense it. But, how can we protect them? One way is to help them see what they are getting into. And, to do that YOU have to know what is going on. This book will do that.
Las crónicas del templo negro
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 29,600. Language: Spanish. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Essay » Literature
Tras vivir por siglos distanciados en el desierto, un grupo de inmortales decide fundar una comunidad en la que puedan aprender unos de otros. Sin embargo, las inevitables estructuras de una sociedad individualista los sumen en paradojas y conflictos.
La Traición Lumière
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 32,540. Language: Spanish. Published: May 31, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Essay » Literature
En un mundo de vigilancia soterrada, Bárbara Lázaro se adentra en la investigación sobre la censura cinematográfica en el siglo XX con el objetivo de dedicarse a la docencia universitaria.
El Arcano de la Poesìa - Antología 2012-2016
Series: Poetry. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,840. Language: Spanish. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Sociology
La antología poética del Grupo El Arcano de la Poesía desde sus inicios en el 2012 hasta marzo del 2016, todos los poetas que han contribuido al desarrollo del grupo en Facebook, presentes en esta hermosa obra. Más de 400 poesías y más de 40 autores que se han inspirado ofreciéndonos sus pensamientos y sensaciones, éste volumen se conviere en un testimonio vivo de la inspiración.
936 Awesome Hacks and Tricks
Price: Free! Words: 20,750. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Essay » Technology, Essay » Technology
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It contain awesome daily life hacks with detailed solutions,also contain mind blowing technology hacks that you never heard before and some beautiful facts to cherish with some nice daily life solutions
Young and Malay: Growing Up in Multicultural Malaysia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This collection of nine essays by young and 'youngish' Malays who are artists, novelists, lawyers, politicians, journalists, and social activists is a compelling read for observers and researchers of contemporary Malay and Malaysian politics and culture. ​
Biblical Parallels in The Silmarillion
Price: Free! Words: 27,090. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature
Tolkien's magnificent mythology that began in The Silmarillion had its origin in accounts of the Bible, which he, as a practicing Christian, knew well. Tolkien's tales are illuminated by themes such as creation, the fall, providence, sacrifice, redemption, and judgment that that he drew from Scripture. Understanding these themes will help you appreciate Tolkien's grand tale of Middle-Earth.
Thoughts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Life is rarely black and white. In fact it is many different shades of grey. Accordingly, Thoughts challenges modern conceptions of race, politics, terrorism, morality and ethics, war, drug use, immigration, abortion, and the role of government in the affairs of private citizens. This book contains essays that not only stretch the imagination, but present revolutionary answers to old problems.
Dragon Ball Culture Volume 6: Gods
Series: Dragon Ball Culture. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,410. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Essay » Literature
Goku meets god! In Dragon Ball Culture Volume 6, we’ll reunite with Goku as he ascends to heaven, trains with Kami for 3 years, and battles the reincarnated Demon King Pikkoro!
Krótkie notki na marginesie
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 25,430. Language: Polish. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Fairy tales
Kilka krótkich historii, zapis zwykłych z pozoru chwil. Każde opowiadanie to epizod z życia innej osoby. Ludzie zmagający się z lękiem, tęsknotą, pragnieniem akceptacji, pozostający w poczuciu odrzucenia, niedoświadczający współczucia i życzliwości, lub odkrywający nieoczekiwanie prawdy o sile miłości.
Il destino dell'umanità: Il metodo scientifico applicato alla condizione umana
Series: The Scientific Method Applied to the Human Condition. Price: Free! Words: 25,600. Language: Italian. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology
La condizione umana, come analizzata da: profeti, demiurghi, filosofi, sociologi e storici, mostra un divario enorme con la natura umana più autentica, con i suoi bisogni, aspettative e finalità! Questo saggio vuole individuare, concretamente, la reale essenza della società in atto ed i suoi meccanismi evolutivi, autonomi ed estranei alla coscienza dell'umanità, che è succube di quei meccanismi.
Walk With Us: How the West Wing Changed Our Lives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Essay » Political
In this anthology of quotes and essays, West Wing fans share the show's continuing influence on their personal, professional, and creative lives.
There Will Be Walrus: First Volume V
Price: Free! Words: 22,180. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Essay » Political
Timothy the Talking Cat made me publish this. I'm so very, very sorry. Camestros Felapton
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.