Books tagged: current events

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Go Ahead And Humor Me: A Collection of Wry Observations (Hold The Mustard)
Price: Free! Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This collection of humorous essays touches on all aspects of life - looking at them all through eyes that see things just a bit different than the average person. But hey - who wants to be average? Just right for pondering life's imponderables, "Go Ahead and Humor Me" is full of the kind of "slice of life" tales that tickle the funny bone and tug at the heartstrings.
Trump: An American Presidency
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A fictional oral history of the administration of President Donald Trump. The book examines what might really happen if Trump were to come out on top in November. Would he build his wall? Defeat ISIS? Make America great again or destroy it? It's a quick read but one that offers some perspective on a candidate like none before.
The End of the Beginning: A Short Story About the Rise and Fall of Oil Prices
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
"The End of the Beginning" is a post-publication Bonus Chapter of Chaturanga," the young adult educational novel about Central Asia. In the style of "Chaturanga," this short story offers readers a fun, interesting, and relatable way to understand current events related to oil prices, the future of energy, world markets, and geopolitics.
Lead Tears
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,430. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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Lead Tears tells the story of a lost soul named Vert and his search for purpose. He works as a Witness, which is a "new and necessary profession" in the near future. Witnesses are paid observers who document important events in reports written from their unique perspectives. Vert grapples with the absurdities of his lucrative line of work as he encounters people living lives they loathe.
Bad Mood: Moaning Through 2015 With Anthony Bialy
Price: Free! Words: 84,940. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Did you like 2015? Anthony Bialy didn’t. This compilation of what irked him over the last year is an endearing foray into crabbiness. His twice-weekly columns detail what went wrong and how badly, namely everything and very, respectively. Reactionary complaining has never been so amusing. Commiserate with a snarky grump who is in a bad mood for the same reason as you.
Free Verse in Useless Times
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Inspirational
What is the truth? A gift of the human condition to the self. What are the current, and enduring questions relevant to everyone? Can we answer all of them? Let us thread through the lives of famous, infamous, and anonymous, inclusive of love, lust, nature, the current day material world, and find the invisible and organic ties that bind us together.
Collections of Reflections
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Self-expression is an essential component, that reveals the creative abilities within ourselves. The call for critical thinkers in a chaotic world rings loud and clear. Dr. Eddie Connor, critically examines the poignant issues and topics that pervade our communities, through poetry in Collections of Reflections. Dr. Connor shares his inspiring journey, as a survivor of stage four cancer.
New World Order Rising Book 3 (the Next Generation Fights On)
Series: New World Order Rising (Book 1) The Abduction. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,380. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Ten years pass. Seventeen-year-old Jocelyn, always battle-ready, is now staunch at Carter’s side as his aid and lieutenant. Sixteen-year-old Dodie escapes her abductors, fights her way across the Mediterranean, the Atlantic, occupied America, and returns to North Dakota to reclaim her birthright, join in the fight, and is not too pleased about Jocelyn’s position with her mom and grandpa
New World Order Rising (Book 2) The New Civil War
Series: New World Order Rising (Book 1) The Abduction. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The New Civil War (52,000 words) Carter and his load of young girls rescued from the Satanist Illuminati (while avoiding the black-uniformed police) takes two weeks getting home from Kansas to his sister’s farm, discovers she is militia leader of southeastern North Dakota, and learns North Dakota is the front line of resistance, among a group of states west of Interstate 29.
Quran: Must-Read Passages. For Everyone. In Clear English.
Price: Free! Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
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This small book contains the most essential passages of the Holy Quran, translated into clear English. A must-read book for non-Muslims and Muslims alike.