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The Beatles Are the Greatest Rock Band of All Time and I Can Prove It
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,280. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
Who is the greatest band in rock history? This book argues that it's the Beatles. Don't think so? Well, read and find out. This is as thorough an examination of the Beatles music in context as you will find. If you are skeptical of the Beatles greatness, read this book and you will be skeptical no longer: this is an iron clad argument about the most seminal of rock bands.
The Jane Eyre Companion (Includes Study Guide, Historical Context, and Character Index)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre" is one of the most complex books ever written. If you are a little confused, you are not alone! If you are struggling with the classic work, let BookCaps help. This book contains a comprehension study of Brontë’s classic work (including chapter summaries for every chapter, and an overview of themes and characters). This edition does not include the actual book. We
Bloodsuckers on the Bayou: The Myths, Symbols, and Tales Behind HBO’s True Blood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
True Blood is more than an HBO show brimming with sex and gore, or another vampire horror story blown up by big media. Independent detective Sookie Stackhouse is following the classic heroine’s journey, as are her friends. From the show’s mythic structure to the maenads, fairies, demonesses, werewolves, and vampires, True Blood swells from its ancient roots to break modern taboos and boundaries.
Yelp Help: How to Write Great Online Restaurant Reviews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Essays, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / user generated content
Yelp Help, written by professional food critic Hanna Raskin (Seattle Weekly, Dallas Observer), is the first how-to book for online restaurant reviewers. This lively introduction to the art of food criticism is a comprehensive guide to reporting, conceptualizing and writing clear, fair and engaging short-form restaurant reviews that fellow eaters will appreciate and chefs will admire.
The Hashin’ of the Christ (Crucifixion, Resurrection & Ascension)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
Directed at agnostics and those struggling with the inconsistencies in Christianity in particular, and religion in general, an author struggles to find her own Personal Cosmology by examining and sharing her beliefs and discoveries about God, the Bible and Christianity.
Supernatural Hypocrisy: The Cognitive Dissonance of a God Cosmology
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 285,470. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
(Complete 6-volume Edition) As I reexamined the Scriptures, after having moved decidedly away from them over the last 17 years, I found that I had good reason to move away from Scriptures, and indeed, the Christian faith in particular.
African Literature 10
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 67,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
This unique concern with authors and their works marks a continuing quest for the assessment of Africa's creative literatures alongside aesthetic and visionary progress in their varying degrees of individual consciousness across their diverse nationalities.
How to Deal with Mom's Complaints
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A complaint is not always a criticism. It is not always a simple matter to identify the real problem behind a complaint. Loved ones may be experiencing difficulty adjusting to the aging process which may also be complicated by feelings of rejection and guilt. Learn how to deal with family complaints proactively.
From Director Steven Spielberg: Jurassic Park
Price: Free! Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
From Director Steven Spielberg: Jurassic Park is an in-depth analysis of Steven Spielberg's 1993 blockbuster 'Jurassic Park'. The book looks at how Spielberg evolved themes explored in films like 'Duel' and 'Jaws', with a particular emphasis on his use of horror movie tropes, audience involvement, nature and masculinity.
Droppings From My Table
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Reviews by The Gastrician, Vol. I: a collection of writings from Fire & Knives magazine's idiosyncratic restaurant critic.