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The Pop Culture Holiday Sampler The Hunger Games, Game of Thrones, Doctor Who, Sherlock, Buffy, Firefly, The Avengers, and More
Price: Free! Words: 74,920. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Sample chapters of the greatest fannish guides by Valerie Estelle Frankel: Covering Sherlock, Doctor Who, Game of Thrones, Outlander, Divergent, Hunger Games, Buffy, Angel, Firefly, Dollhouse, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., The Cabin in the Woods, The Avengers, Doctor Horrible, comics, and more. Delight your fannish impulses with guides to all your favorite shows--a free download for all!
Mangasarian, Volume One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 172,550. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 by aLife Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
M. M. Mangasarian was a rationalist and secularist who wrote mostly about religion, philosophy, culture and criticism. Included in this volume are "The Truth About Jesus," "The Bible Unveiled," and five essays/lectures.
Narrative, Nature, and the ‘Cock’ and ‘Bull’ Story: The Lockean Tristram Shandy and the Modern Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Problematic Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Laurence Sterne’s Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (1760) is one of the first English novels to stray from Aristotle's classical literary structures. Tiller's paper explores how this deviation leads Tristram, in the series of events stemming from his birth, to a more precise imitation of nature than, perhaps, adherence to such guidelines could have procured.
Oliver Twist - After the Edit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 175,770. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Essay » Literature
Dickens's original story contains 26 Incredible Coincidences, 21 Unanswered Questions, and 5 Plain Impossibilities. "Oliver Twist - After the Edit" sticks as close to the original as possible while getting rid of them all. It is both a serious piece of literary criticism and an even more enjoyable story. Includes the sort of critical notes a modern editor would make on the original ms today.
Sleight of Hand: Chaos, Authorship & Humanity in the Malazan Book of the Fallen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,820. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Steven Erikson’s Malazan Book of the Fallen is a post-modern journey through the mind and soul of the characters and the author himself. Sleight of Hand explores the central themes appearing in the series, and is one of the first works to analyse those themes across the entire series. Sleight of Hand the journey of a reader and anybody with a tale to tell, as they seek their humanity.
Write Thinking: Psychology for the Productive Writer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,930. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Veteran writer and professor Glen Robinson shares his experience and expertise on what he calls the “mind games” that come with writing. In addition to providing tips on handling criticism, writer’s block, fear, lack of creativity and motivation, he shares his first-hand experiences as well. Robinson will draw from his decades of experience to help you master the ability to finish that project.
Interview with Jesus - Humility Session 4
Series: Interviews with Jesus · Transcripts. Price: Free! Words: 24,980. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014 by Divine Truth. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education
Jesus and Mary Magdalene discuss resistance to humility; why we find humility difficult, and ways in which we resist humility, including arrogance, the false ego, judgement and criticism, anger, denial, and hatred and resentment. Document source filename: 20120829 Interview With Jesus - Mary Magdalene - Humility S04.
The Psychology of Creation: In the Beginning vs. Once Upon a Time
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 45,160. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
With astounding clarity and sardonic wit, Mr. Jankowski enlightens us about the Bible’s abundance of cruelty, rape, murder, infanticide, genocide, incest, and an assorted menu of savagery. He exposes how the Bible has been used to suppress the human condition. Mr. Jankowski leads you on a journey of fun-filled facts, erudite observations, and humorous conundrums that will leave you wondering
Альманах журнала «Венский Литератор» № 24
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,180. Language: Russian. Published: May 7, 2014 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Литературный журнал «Венский литератор» издается в Вене, Австрия, на русском языке с 2006 года. 24-ый номер журнала представляет собой первую часть сборник работ участников международного фестиваля «Литературная Вена 2013».
Symbols in Game of Thrones: The Deeper Meanings of Animals, Colors, Seasons, Food, and Much More
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
With dogs, wolves, ravens, blood flies, and so many more, animal symbolism is endlessly significant in Game of Thrones. This book explores places, colors, foods, items, weather, and all the other symbols, from ice and fire to apples and blood oranges. A delightful treat for fans of books, show, or both.