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An Armchair Scholar Answers Jehovah's Witnesses...The Holy Spirit
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Price: Free! Words: 33,990. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
The Watchtower Bible and Tract Society teaches Jehovah's Witnesses world-wide that the Holy Spirit is God's "active force" and has described the Holy Spirit's operations as like radio waves. They claim that the Bible doesn't show that the Holy Spirit is a person. Is this so? This book examines Scripture and compares it with Watchtower pneumatology.
Predestination (and Other Games of Chance)
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Series: The Antithesis Progression, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,010. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When leaving Earth to escape a contract on his life, Joss Kyle finds his poker habit gets him caught up in a struggle for control of the entire solar system. He just wants to build a new life, but in the looking-glass world above the gravity well, survival, like poker, is just another sport. And in this contest, it isn’t whether you win or lose, it's how you rig the game.
The Comfort of the Shriek
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
When President Lincoln is shot dead, an apocalyptic cult worshiping in the swamps of Louisiana fears the end of days is near. When they find the apocalypse's angel buried in mud, they know it. One of them, though, has decided the angel is not theirs to fawn over, it's his. And he'll do anything at all to keep it...
The Pit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
An ancient power older than mankind haunts three friends in upstate New York. The answer lies deep within an abandoned house. Can these young friends overcome pure evil, or will they be cast into eternal torment.
Ultra-Actors: William Shatner
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The Ultra-Actor series of books offers a retrospective look at the careers of the world's greatest overactors. These are actors who can always be counted on to provide oversized, operatic, or eccentric performances, often in the maddest films ever made. This first book in the series looks at the films William Shatner made in the 60s and 70s.
The Guru Looked Good: An Impious Memoir
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,930. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
The Guru Looked Good tells the real-life story of a young woman leaving her Manhattan life to join an internationally known yoga movement headed by a glamorous female guru--the same organization and guru featured in the bestseller, Eat, Pray, Love. Set in a culture where it is impossible to speak one's mind, this is the story of a person unable to give up forever what she wants and who she is.
Cultic
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Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
An up-and-coming professor of mystery religions and the occult performs a Tarot divination on himself at the urging of his students -- and finds he will be murdered within the next three days.
Cult
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Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
'Cult' is a short story. After stumbling on what she believes to be an undiscovered lost civilisation, Isabella is stolen into an underground world with the unknown always one step ahead.
The Devil of Light (Cass Elliot Crime Series Book 1)
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Series: Cass Elliot Crime, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,630. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Small towns bury their secrets deep... When young Detective Cass Elliot responds to a report of domestic violence at the home of a prominent businessman, she discovers his body and graphic, violent photographs. Cass and her partner Mitch Stone delve into a hidden world of blackmail and violence. Their investigation triggers a brutal response from men who will protect their identities at any cost.
The Ashes of Her Shelter
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Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 66,440. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Ashes of Her Shelter is a lyrical novel, with "home" as a strong motif, about the bond between sisters, told from the unreliable viewpoint of an activist, Christine, who loves with a twisted loyalty her conventional sister Leigh-Anne. Christine by accident leads Leigh-Anne into danger and fails to protect her from bad relationships with men. The novel shows the West Coast in the 70s and 80s.