Books tagged: consumption

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Full Search

Found: 15 results

2020 Vision: Imagining An Enlightened and Sustainable Future
By Derek Joe Tennant
You set the price! Words: 53,900. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
We face many difficult challenges today. Dwindling resources, climate change, pollution, overpopulation, and a growing feeling of disconnection from God or religion all must be solved if we are to retain society and culture as we know it. I examine economics, environment, politics and religion and identify at least 2 paradigm shifts within each topic that will enable us to thrive and develop.
Thinking Green: Ethics for a Small Planet
By Karel Rogers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,560. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Nothing short of an environmental manifesto for mankind, this extraordinary and learned treatise teaches a different way of thinking about humans’ place on the planet.
Séances in Washington: Abraham Lincoln and Spiritualism during the Civil War
By Irene McGarvie
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,910. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011 by Nixon-Carre. Category: Nonfiction
Séances in the Lincoln White House? This book is the first-hand account of the experiences of Nettie Colburn, a medium in Washington during the Civil War. It includes much of the original work along with background information and explanations of many of the events mentioned, from the Fox sisters and the beginnings of the Spiritualist movement in the 1840’s to table tipping and trance.
Still Life With Lovers
By Carolyn Burns Bass
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction
"It wasn’t like Gustave to storm out of the flat when Lisette opposed him. Usually Lisette would flee to Margot’s place, returning a few hours later to find Gustave sulking and sauced, but eager to make up..." A century-old diary of a young woman’s frustrated marriage and infatuation with a wild painter named Vincent Van Gogh, gives a contemporary woman new insights into her own marriage.
The Hunger for More: Values in an Age of Greed
By Laurence Shames
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,730. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012 and represented by SKLA. Category: Nonfiction
Laurence Shames offers a brilliant and acerbic anatomy of America’s “Hunger for More,” from its roots in the optimism of the high frontier to its apotheosis in the frenzy–and panic–of the Reagan years. As a history of our love affair with consumption, as a prescription for a more durable and dignified national ethic, THE HUNGER FOR MORE is a book that defines the era just past, & maybe the future.
The Secret Cause
By Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction
The disquieting pleasures of a forty-year-old man are gradually made clear to a young doctor in this short story by the great Brazilian Machado de Assis. Translated by Juan LePuen.
Solar Busters
By A.D. Green
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
We have lived 100% off grid using solar energy for many years. During those years we have observed many issues with solar energy that are rarely discussed.In this e-book we will discuss those issues. Issues relating to the environment, weather, geographical location & many more points to consider before investing your money in solar. Also included is an easy to create solar location tester.
Purchasing Power
By Jack Forge
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction
Flash fiction about a future that could come terribly true. A story from my collection of short stories, PRESSED LEAVES.
Godfrey: Book Two
By Adrien Leduc
Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction
In this second book of the Godfrey series, twenty-one year old Godfrey Leduc must endure the many trials and tribulations of starting life in a new land. Learning English. Getting to know the members of the community. Surviving the harsh winters. A poignant and heartfelt, semi-biographical work, Godfrey: Book Two allows readers to experience early Canadian farm life first hand.
Godfrey: Book Four
By Adrien Leduc
Price: Free! Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction
It's 1926 and everything is pretty much the same in small town Wainwright. Except Godfrey's met a girl. And not just any girl - Antoinette - the pretty brunette from Saint Dominique, Quebec. Only trouble is, she's Henri's baby sister.