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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,260. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by Boss Fight Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Ken Baumann explores the classic SNES game’s unlikely origins, its brilliant creator, its madcap plot, its marketing failure, its cult rise from the ashes, and its intersections with Japanese and American culture, all the while reflecting back on the author's own journey into the terrifying and hilarious world of adults.
Ramblin' Man: One-Sided Dialog on Philosophy and Other Rubbish
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,280. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016 by aLife Beyond Books. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Steve Dustcircle on politics, religion, health, finance, lifestyle, relationships and more. Steve has been involved with human rights, secular politics, civil freedoms, and religious lines since leaving Christianity. Out of this, came most of these essays and commentary.
How Accurate Is The Bible?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,210. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
Everyone should want to know what is true. And everyone should be curious about the evidence behind what they believe so they can know whether or not it's true. It is to that end that I present this book: a look at the evidence surrounding Christianity, as well as other religions, for the curious reader.
Lady Science Volume I: 2014-2015
Price: Free! Words: 37,620. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays
Lady Science is a multifaceted collaborative writing project focused on women in science, technology, and medicine. Our purpose is to highlight women’s lives and contributions to scientific fields, to critique representations of women in history and popular culture, and to provide an accessible, inclusive, and collaborative platform for writing about women on the web.
Smokin' Weed With Jesus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Christian » General
Smokin' Weed With Jesus is an irreverent, humorous approach to what the Messiah might have to say about how we live our lives, pointing out the differences between religion and the need for a well grounded spirituality, as well as the need to change.
Goodbye Mr. Zen: An informal wander through Zen via James Hilton’s “Goodbye, Mr. Chips”
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,110. Language: American English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
This little book is a short meander through Zen thought and practice intertwined with a discussion of the novella by James Hilton about an eccentric Oxford don titled "Goodbye, Mr. Chips," interwoven with a discussion of James Hilton's short but remarkable life and the durability of the "Chips" book in its various stage and screen incarnations. Hopefully it will inspire readers to find out more.
"Malkah, [Old] Age, and Jewish Identity in Marge Piercy’s He, She and It" by Naomi Mercer, Femspec Issue 15
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Writing from within the Jewish tradition, Marge Piercy’s novel, He, She and It, contributes to the on-going debate regarding gender equality and kyriarchal conceptions of older women through challenging the inclusion, or exclusion, of the Other including the elder in social institutions. 
The Elephant Of Hypocrisy
Series: The Society Files. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories paraphrasing what is meant to be versus what is really happening. A king striving for enlightened rule, a man trying to help the unfortunate. True intentions become false. What is happening to this World of ours?
Кот Иван
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: Russian. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
Публицистика, мнение, критика. О политике, о жизни, о человеке, о литературе
Castle Loves Fandom: Celebrating the Detective Show’s Quips, Homages, and Meta-Salutes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,950. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A book celebrating the fandom within ABC's Castle, from Nathan Fillion's immersion in tiny subcultures to the Firefly easter eggs, pop culture references, and film homages – all that makes the show a true act of love.