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My Friends and I
Price: Free! Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
This collection of thirteen short stories was inspired by the thirteen tracks of a collaborative cd and designed to be a companion piece to it. Authors - ML Gammella, Ruth Long, Sarah Aisling, Lillie McFerrin, Jenn Monty, Jeff Tsuruoka, Lisa Shambrook, Lizzie Koch, Samantha Redstreake Geary, Nick Johns, LE Jamez, Jeff Hollar, Bradley Richter
Say Goodbye to Everything
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This is a story of how honest, positive-thinking, hard-working, capable people come into conflict with our over-regulated western society. It will be of interest to anyone who would like to escape from a world in which human rights matter more than common humanity, safety matters more than adventure, bureaucracy matters more than romance, and the nanny state tries to control everything.
27 Views of Raleigh
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,050. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Author profile
27 VIEWS of RALEIGH: The City of Oaks in Prose & Poetry is a hometown anthology. The book features the work of twenty-seven (plus two) Raleighites who create a literary montage of North Carolina's capital city in fiction, essays, and poetry.
Boxed Set Volume 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,350. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Sociology
“A Thailand Diary” is a candid look at Thais and Thailand in a light and readable diary format and holds back no punches. Get ready for some surprises when you read it. "Escape to Thailand” is an account of an English expat’s move to Thailand and his early days here. With many glimpses into the lives of ordinary Thais, the biography becomes a “fly on the wall” experience for the reader. Seeing wha
Powering Up America: The Revolution Began Yesterday
Price: Free! Words: 22,100. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
While U.S. lawmakers delay progress on energy reform, Americans from all walks of life and political ideologies have been voting with their feet – and their wallets -- a new report finds.
How to Humanize Your Online Class with VoiceThread
Price: Free! Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
An essential guide for educators seeking a more human connection in their online classes. Written by an educator, the book features examples & video excerpts that demonstrate how to turn an online class into a student-centered learning community with asynchronous audio and video conversations & feedback. Covers accessibility, tips for effective design, and strategies for leaving student feedback.
Threshold: A Memoir
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,050. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Award-winning series of creative essays about how a family survives, generation after generation, across race, through time, despite distance. How do communities sustain themselves in the face of enormous change? THRESHOLD provides a pattern gleaned from one American family's struggle to thrive, against the odds.
Genomes, Menomes, Wenomes: Neuroscience and Human Dignity
Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Neuropsychology
This is a new and revised edition of Robert W. Fuller's analysis of how our understanding of selfhood affects our sense of individuality, our interpersonal relationships, and our politics.
The Road to Dalhousie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,800. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Travel memoir. Family and social relations. Gay community. Growing up and coming out in New Brunswick, Canada.
Ciril Tirrell the Squirrel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A tale with a message about a squirrel called Ciril Tirrell overcoming bullying and poverty to inspire others to succeed. The story is written in rhyming verse and illustrated with original paintings by the author.