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A Girl's Guide to the Heroine's Journey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013 by Spero Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology
Suitable for all ages, this book examines 17 myths of the heroic woman from around the world. Asian, European, African, Native American (North AND South America), Australian, and Oceanic stories are re-told, examined, and discussed in detail. Each examination includes activities designed to appeal to girls 7 years old and older.
Homeward Bound
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013 by THG StarDragon Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Sharon Maitland discovers shortly after her sixteenth birthday that her entire life had been based on lies. That proves to be the least of the shocks that she would undergo in the months following her birthday - one of which would forever shatter her belief in reality as she had always known it. There is a key choice that she must make, upon which the fate of her life and the world rely...
The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Fresh from the University, Sheila Wulf thinks she's made her mark when she discovers an alien species, but her fifteen minutes of xenopological fame seems to be wasted on a tribe of uncooperative crabs. Could anything be worse? Try working for her. Read it to see what I mean… "The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions" is also in the collection “Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND.”
International Human Rights: Universalism Versus Relativism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS is a classic socio-legal study of the incompatibility and possible reconciliation of competing views of cultural relativism and absolute fundamental human rights. It features prodigious research and insight that is often cited by academics, rights lawyers, and activists over two decades. This edition adds a new foreword by Tom Zwart and a new preface by the author.
Irish Mythology
Price: $49.95 USD. Words: 131,220. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Irish mythology is too rich for one book, even three volume "Decoding the Deluge." It's everything you'd ever want to know about the Deluge [Species War and Great Flood (which our ancestors assumed the gods brought as punishment for the Species War)]." This work contains my interpretations of the myths and myth-tales collected by Jeremiah Curtin in the late 1800s from the Gaelic-speaking folk.
Aborted Mission
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,350. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Brian went to Africa to uncover and document the awesome life of one native community. His girlfriend and family followed him for a different purpose. The result was a tragic chain of death, death and, yes, more death. The mission inevitably aborted.
Irish Feet in Asian Flip-Flops
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,460. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A collection of stories, anecdotes and reflections on the author's travel and work in Asia, in particular South Asia, spanning 15 years from first setting foot in Asia to present involvement and work with a small Irish charity organisation. The book is humorous, serious, reflective as the author communicates real experiences of an Irish mind grappling with life in new cultures.
Unscripted Journeys
Price: Free! Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
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Unscripted Journeys is a true detailed account of perils, and adventures in the land of the Maya. It includes accounts of a year incarceration in a remote Mexican prison, exclusive access to Mayan village ceremonies and interesting discoveries in this mountainous region. It takes you on journeys into out-of-the-way destinations in areas of Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras.Photos & paintings.
Following Moira: Fire Fragment
Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Incredibly Multi-Dimensional Story of Being HUman. This is my novel, in shattered pieces, each fragment reflecting a different perspective, a different lens. We are whole, yet we are also in pieces. We are multi-dimensional. Please don8 to support my art - see my bio. (Hug)Official Order of Fragments: Scarlet Rose Fire Gold Azure Indigo Violet Sunset ♥ Paperback to cherish COMING SOON!
Following Moira: Rose Fragment
Price: Free! Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Incredibly Multi-Dimensional Story of Being HUman. This is my novel, in shattered pieces, each fragment reflecting a different perspective, a different lens. We are whole, yet we are also in pieces. We are multi-dimensional. Please don8 to support my art - see my bio. (Hug)Official Order of Fragments: Scarlet Rose Fire Gold Azure Indigo Violet Sunset ♥ Paperback to cherish COMING SOON!