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The Enduring Vision of Norman Mailer
By Barry Leeds
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 46,230. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Essay
This book is a critical study of Norman Mailer's work, starting where the author's previous book - THE STRUCTURED VISION OF NORMAN MAILER - ended. This book reveals a side of Mailer that only a friend and confidant would know, a side which Leeds has come to understand and appreciate. Leeds carefully and intelligently weaves this personal Mailer into the Mailer persona and the Mailer art.
Triptychs: A 'Nam Marine's Now and Then
By Andy Syor Henry Avignon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by MilSpeak Books. Category: Nonfiction
Laugh, cry, and experience your own flashbulb moment of clarity as the story of a year in combat unfolds in this linked series of poems, photosculpture, and flash memoir.
Ready Reference Treatise: Uncle Tom’s Cabin
By Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 1 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 22. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction
Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe is an anti slavery novel; it was first published in America in 1852. Uncle Tom’s Cabin is also known as “Life among the Lowly”. It is believed that this was the novel which paved the way to the revolutionary changes in the American society and it helped lay the groundwork for the Civil War.
Darkness At The End of The Trail.
By James P Hutchinson
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction
A short story that covers an eternity. As an object passing to and from a man it changes him and in the process becomes something more.
Larks Monthly Review, April 2012
By Daniel Pool
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction
Larks does it again by combing the April editions of Larks Fiction Magazine into one comprehensive magazine for reading on the go. In this issue; Jerry Guarino, Carl Barker, Claire Ashmead, Paul Peppers, Nanda Olney, Jessica Morrow, Jeff Poole, John Skylar, Elizabeth J. Kepsel, and Lachlan David.
Ocracoke Island
By Charles Hamilton, Sr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Georgia decides to take her boyfriend Bone on a sojourn to Ocracoke Island, North Carolina for a respite from the electric ladyland of sultry city life selling PCP, LSD, morphine and marijuana to radical bikers, stick-up men, prostitutes, gangsters and groupies that make up the social calendar of his day-to-day business. Bone is now burned out, dangerously losing touch with reality.
American Insurgent
By Adam Maciejewski
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,920. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction
Stanley - a high school student during the attacks on America on September 11th - quickly finds himself in an ever shifting world of alliances, electronic surveillance and terrorist jingoism. Worse yet, he quickly gets swept up in a college group whose members are labeled enemy combatants. At least in his America, we're out manufacturing everyone again and producing our own Chinchilla fur coats.
Short Essays on American Literature (Joy's Short Essays)
By E. S. Joy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Essay
Short Essays on American Literature seeks to provide high school students, undergraduates, and general readers with a number of starting points from which to begin their own considerations of American literature, using clear, concise language and a minimum of scholarly jargon. Includes a helpful guide to citing each essay in MLA, Chicago, and APA style.
Short Essays on Literature (Joy's Short Essays)
By E. S. Joy
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Essay
Short Essays on Literature seeks to provide high school students, undergraduates, and general readers with a number of starting points from which to begin their own considerations of literature, using clear, concise language and a minimum of scholarly jargon. Includes a helpful guide to citing each essay in MLA, Chicago, and APA style.
Profiles of American Writers: Volume One of Three
By BookCaps
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
You know their works, but do you know their lives? Do you know what inspired them to write some of the greatest literature the world has ever known? This book contains profiles of five different American writers. Included are biographies on: Mary Roberts Rinehart Thomas Paine Edith Wharton Kate Chopin Louisa May Alcott Each profile may also be purchased separately.