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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.
The Zimmermann Telegram: Analysis and Criticism
Series: Continuing Education, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
The Zimmermann Telegram by Barbara Tuchmann is a key work examining the question of what prompted the U.S. to enter World War I. This short analysis and criticism, part of our Continuing Education Series, hopes to provide readers with a general, but thoughtful, review of Barbara Tuchmann's research into how Woodrow Wilson, despite his long held stand on non-intervention, managed a shift to war.
Exodus: Year 40
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Christian » General
Exodus Year 40- is a sort of humorous essay/deconstruction of the Ten Commandments story as it is found in Exodus. I’ve been doing a lot of Bible reading as research for my latest novel The Gospels of Nikolai Tesla and I couldn’t help myself.
Disharmony of the Gospels
Price: Free! Words: 25,890. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
For centuries Christians have struggled to fit the jig saw like pieces of the gospels into one harmonious story of Jesus Christ and his ministry. Hundreds of thousands of books and articles have been published endeavoring to present a complete, harmonious picture. Still the question remains: if they do harmonize, why is there so much contention over the subject?
True Fiction: A Pseudo Autobiographical Chapbook in Three Parts
Price: Free! Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Section I: Irreverent historical retellings. Section II: Relationships. Section III: Fini. True Fiction is about being a person who knows we see through lenses, historical, cultural. And yet, even in fiction, truths emerge. Truths about being human (mainly a woman) and living. I try to tell the truth, but fiction comes out. Or the truth. I don't know. Maybe you will find truths.
Choosing to be Insurgent or Allegiant: Symbols, Themes & Analysis of the Divergent Trilogy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,430. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Media Tie-In, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Literary Criticism & Collections
A deep analysis of the Divergent series with colors, symbols, vocabulary, girl power, comparisons to dystopias, and much more, all for teens.
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