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These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards: A Film-Lover's Guide to the Best of the Rest
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,020. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
A most interesting book, These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards details 142 marvelous films that thrilled audiences and critics, with a special supplement on director Henry Hathaway and his movies. JHR was the first critic to make people aware of Hathaway's importance. At first, only the French critics agreed with John, but now Hathaway is recognized as one of the great masters of the cinema.
New New Testament The Other Letters
Series: Books of New New Testament, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The Other Letters that are not attributed to Paul. James, Peter, John and Jude. They make some mad proclamations that differ little from Paul. They tell the new Christians how to act and think. So, mind management on behalf of the ruling class. We take the meaning to a few extremes to test the realm of possibility and push on the edge of probability. Like the rest of it, it is the Pagan's Protest.
Poe's Suicide Letter
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Essay » Literature
Many theories surround the death of one of the greatest American poets, Edgar Allan Poe. Among them are murder and suicide. A biographical criticism of one of his last publications, "A Dream within a Dream," prove Poe's more sinister, dark, and suicidal agenda.
Give Paz a Chance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,490. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by Pennylesse. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Give Paz a Chance collects essays in media studies, cultural criticism, and politics by former White House and State Department official Joseph P. Duggan. The title essay lauds Octavio Paz's commitment to criticism as a way of thinking with integrity, as ”the imagination cured of fantasies and determined to face the world's realities.”
Warm Words & Otherwise: A Blizzard of Book Reviews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,980. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by infinity plus. Categories: Essay » Literature
A bumper collection – over 150,000 words! – of book reviews, many of full essay length, by the two-time Hugo winning and World Fantasy Award-winning co-editor of The Encyclopedia of Fantasy and author, among much fiction, of such recent nonfiction works as Corrupted Science and (forthcoming) Denying Science.
Spectral Freedom: Selected Poetry, Criticism, and Prose
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,570. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011 by Casa de Snapdragon. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
"Spectral Freedom" sings melodies of loss in poetry, prose and criticism, as well as providing the reader the ultimate definition of freedom. She shows how the human condition can be cruelly imprisoned inside of a box nailed shut on all sides and yet the soul is capable of breaking through that prison and rise.
Book a Week with Jen: 1 Year, 52 Books and a Year of Starting a New Chapter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,570. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2007, freelance journalist Jen A. Miller got dumped, lost her grandfather, wrote a book and bought a house - all in a four month span. She couldn't run, she couldn't write, and spent most of her time lying on her office floor. To break herself out of her depression, she decided to read 52 books in 52 weeks, and write about them all - and that series is now Book a Week with Jen.
Study Guide: Anthem (A BookCaps Study Guide)
Series: Study Guides, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The perfect companion to Ayn Rand’s "Anthem," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.
Study Guide: The Bridge to Terabithia (A BookCaps Study Guide)
Series: Study Guides, Book 58. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The perfect companion to Katherine Paterson’s "The Bridge to Terabithia," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.
Study Guide: The Hiding Place (A BookCaps Study Guide)
Series: Study Guides, Book 59. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The perfect companion to Corrie ten Boom’s The Hiding Place," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.