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Maximum-Strength Motivation-Makers: All the Best Answers for the Worst Kid Problems
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Get hundreds of immediately useable, powerful, surprising new methods to motivate unmotivated students in school. This book even delivers solutions for youngsters who say they don't need school because they will be sports stars, rap stars, become models, win the lottery, or marry a wealthy man. These methods are simply unlike any you have ever seen before, and are designed to work when conventional methods fail. They are perfect for any teacher, counselor, parent or social worker who wants to turnaround unmotivated, bored, disinterested, apathetic or truant student.
Choosing Honor
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 65,060. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This award-winning book, wonderfully underscored by classic rock-n-roll lyrics, and thoroughly documented research, is an unpredictable tonic for what ails America. A bi-partisan, socio-political, economic, manifesto, that also rings true globally; Choosing Honor is a self-help book that, if enough people read it, could change the world. This book is not for the closed minded.
Notes from an Isolated Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A philosophical breakdown about an observer. A man that views life but does not partake of it. After much debate, he decides to leave his fence of observation and enjoy the world, resulting in dire consequences.
Becoming Human Again
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,540. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Becoming Human Again illustrates how off course we are as a society, how we subsist on autopilot, instead of live. Puppeteers run our lives. We fail to notice. We "do" and forget to "be". We succumb to the mass manipulation, with minds asleep. Wake up human race! It's time to get with it. Read this book to learn how checked out we are and how to pull your head out of the sand - permanently!
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
The Arts
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Price: Free! Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
In an uninhibited, candid style reminiscent of Bukowski, Albion Burridge's debut novel takes a cynical and often humorous look at the role of the modern day University student. Balancing somewhere between nihilism and realism, Burridge's un-self-assured self traverses the educational minefield with ease, finding self-abusive pleasures in alcohol, drugs, and women.
Apathy
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Series: The Endurance Series, Book 4. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,320. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Kenji Washington is surrounded by shocking secrets and shocking surprises. In a surprise encounter with his girlfriend Promise, he finds her battered, beaten, bruised, and burned. She and her younger sister Prudence have been thrown out by their father.