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An American's Guide to Downton Abbey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A funny guide to Season One of Downton Abbey from an American's perspective. Viewers already familiar with the world of Downton will enjoy the in-depth immersion, while newcomers will be better able to understand and appreciate the show.
The Campus Dreamer
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Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This is what happens when a man's imagination run wild while thinking about the contents of a woman's purse
La pace - Storia e letteratura da Caino ai giorni nostri
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Price: $3.78 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: Italian. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Molti libri di storia parlano della guerra, pochissimi parlano della pace. Da quel tempo biblico di Caino e Abele, di acqua sotto i ponti ne è passata davvero tanta, eppure l’uomo è sempre quello: moderno, attrezzato di tecnologia, ma resta sempre un violento.
Interstices, Outdoors, Out West, Out of the Ordinary & Memorable Desert and Mountain Moments
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This collection of essays weaves a tapestry of unique experiences and creative philosophy. The title, Interstices, denotes the book's prominent philosophical thread. Discussion of those "places between" occurs frequently throughout the book. The subject matter of the essays is predominately outdoors, and wildly diverse in nature.
How to Positively Influence a Child to Remain Seated During Class
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
This article is for any K-3rd grade educator who is struggling with students who will not remain seated during lessons. They will gain insight into a plan that guides students into making positive choices appropriate for classroom environments. The plan is adaptable to nearly any behavior issue that is to be specifically targeted for replacement or improvement.
Too Much Spirituality
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Can There Be Too Much Spirituality? Six examples of too much spirituality, plus a Zen Story about the fact that we do not have as much control in our life as we think we have..
Pre-Classical Greek Wisdom For A Better Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
This is Your Self-Help Guide to Improving your Life with Maxims and Quotations of noted ancient Greek thinkers of the Pre-Classical Age. It contains a set of over 330 wisdom pieces (maxims, quotations, etc.) in all aspects of life (believing, friendship, etc.), as well as over 30 golden rules and an action plan you can use to strengthen your emotional health and fitness, and make your life better.
Chum for Thought: Throwing Ideas into Dangerous Waters
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Price: Free! Words: 53,200. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Collected essays: The new guy in a small conservative town radiates optimism as he explores values, virtues, and his faith in personal, community, and human progress. "His writing is humorous, bold, and adventurous all at once ... channeled through a facility for language and the music of words." He is variously friend, teacher, inquisitor, and voice crying out in the wilderness.
Child of My Child: Poems and Stories for Grandparents
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
More than 60 highly accomplished literary writers and poets explore the timeless realities and contemporary challenges of becoming -- and being-- a grandparent in the 21st century. Finalist in the Anthology category, 2011 Next Generation Indie Book Awards. Winner, "Best Grandparenting Book" 2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards.
Barack Obama: The Non-President President
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Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
What a train wreck this Presidency has become. Unemployment, true unemployment, is off the charts, race relations are in the tank, the economy is at best struggling, inflation is soaring, the debt accumulated will never be paid off in this life time or our children’s or grandchildren’s life time.
The Notebook of a Nature-lover
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 12. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
An enchanting anthology originally written as a regular column for the Sunday Referee that reflects Henry Williamson’s unique ability to communicate his passion for the English countryside, whether it be observing salmon leaping in the River Bray, watching partridges in his field and a spider in its web, walking on Dartmoor and Exmoor, or tales of his young children exploring the natural world.
TopGun Veg-Tool: User's Manual
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
This ebook is the second installment to the series "TopGun Veg-Tool". This ebook contains both the general description of the TopGun Veg-Tool and the technical specifications for its in-the-field operation. Vegetation management administrative personnel and foresters (in-the-field operators) will find valuable information in this ebook.
THE FUTURE: CAN IT BE CHANGED?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Can the future change? See my theory of future changeability for the answer to this question.
Own Your Now
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Imagine if every moment of your day, you felt completely in control of your next steps and next thoughts, without a single interruption. Imagine if your communication with co-workers, family members and even strangers was authentic and meaningful and not tied to your past, but instead propelled you into a positive future. Imagine if you could truly Own your Now.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 4: Power of the Pen - Iconoclasts to the Rescue
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Literature
Donald Gutierrez's essays and reviews have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.4 focuses on a humanistic and poetic perspective against the preceding darkness that Feeling the Unthinkable explores. "Surely there is no more astute and sensitive observer of our political culture than Don Gutierrez."
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 3: Business as Usual - Greed, Racism and Genocide
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Political
Vol.3 of Professor Gutierrez's powerful collection of social justice essays and reviews focuses on issues of class, racism and greed. "His claim that democracy is under attack is spot-on and his cry for activism is necessary and timely." Earnest, informed and articulate, Gutierrez raises a voice of moral conscience too often lacking in today's public discourse.
7 Facets: A Meditation on Pain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
7 Facets: A Meditation on Pain is a short ebook about pain, its qualities, roles and impact on the people who live with it every day. Created as a poem in prose, this lyrical exploration of a difficult topic shines a light on an aspect of life which we prefer to ignore.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 2: War and Democracy- War on Democracy
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,430. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Political
Professor Donald Gutierrez's essays and reviews on social justice have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and most importantly action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.2 focuses on problematic areas of America's democracy such as militarization, war, prisons, and political rhetoric. It includes the book-title essay "Feeling the Unthinkable."
Restoring The Republic
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
A brief essay on how we can restore America to a Constitutional Republic.
Milano Funeral 10 anni dopo
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 66,420. Language: Italian. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Una inchiesta su Milano, in tutti i sensi: passeggiandola, scoprendola e raccontandola senza sconti. Una città che ha smarrito la sua identità, che ha perduto l'ultima sfida: assorbire e naturalizzare chi vi sbarca dal mondo. Cosa è oggi Milano? Più di 10 anni fa, un contenitore di contraddizioni che però non fanno una città, non fanno una metropoli. Ma un coacervo orfano della propria storia.