Books tagged: elections

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 70 results

Political Cartoons
Series: comedy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Like a character in a Joseph Conrad novel looking for someone in Africa, finding him, and having the guy say, “The horror. The horror.” That was Ricky's experience with politics.
Bones in the Wash: Politics is Tough. Family is Tougher.
Price: Free! Words: 122,150. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Set during the 2008 presidential campaign in New Mexico, Bones in the Wash is one-part political thriller, one part family soap, and one part murder mystery. Ambitious Albuquerque Mayor Tomas Zamara, charged with delivering the state’s five electoral votes for John McCain, grapples with a fierce opponent, a volatile new woman, and a demanding family. Oh, and he’s a suspect in his wife’s murder.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 7 - May 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 194,530. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Election Law
Yale Law Journal (May 2012) features articles by such scholars as Richard Re and Christopher Re (voting and 14th Amendment), Nathan Chapman and Michael McConnell (due process as separation of powers), Bruce Cain (redistricting commissions), Christopher Elmendorf and David Schleicher (districting for low-information voters), and Joseph Fishkin (weighted voting); plus student Notes and a Comment.
Calling Card
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Political intrigue, freshly fallen snow and an observant paper boy help the local police to bring this murder to a quick conclusion.
The Race: A Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A disgraced former governor of Wisconsin runs for office and a shot at redemption - unless his scorned wife decides to sink his candidacy. Written by a former Capitol Hill staffer, The Race: A Novella provides a humorous and insightful look at the effects of political campaigns on candidates and the people around them.
Tyran Sur La Corde
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: French. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
S'accordant au tempo d'un univers improbable, le funambule acoustique persévère dans son aventure découvrant de nouveaux mondes et des personnages sur mesure. Dixième épisode de l'acrobate du temps qui le voit aux prises d'oppositions sur Tyranesque, planète dont les relents n'annoncent rien de bon.
Quicksand of Despair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,130. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When Deputy Minister Gugo Tsetsana is murdered senior members of the ruling party warn Rian Schröder not to dig too deep. Why? Was she silenced because she was about to expose a scandal that could sink the party in the next general election? Or did this freedom fighter kill one too many traitor or agent of the regime? Rian finds he is up against both right-wing and black ultraists.
Twenty Years Later, By Separation Peak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
From early on, Devin Culhane navigates the political world like a pro. When President Milan handpicks Devin as an intern, he comes to idolize Milan as a sort of demigod. Until Devin finds himself confronted with Milan’s past. Devin’s response to that information will change the course of history—but sometimes change brings consequences too harsh to bear.
So, You Want to Run for Office? A Candidate's Cookbook to Running for Office In Grays Harbor County
Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Written primarily for the first-time candidate, this free 'Candidate's Cookbook' guides you through the process of running for local office and discusses ingredients for success. The process is broken down into five, bite-sized, easily digestible chapters: The Basics, Add Water and Stir,15 Easy Steps to Launch Your Candidacy, What's Up With Social Media?, and Resources for your Campaign.
Soir d'élections
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: French. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Dans la banlieue de Rouen, les citoyens sont mobilisés pour les élections législatives. Le candidat du Parti Communiste est, semble-t-il, bien placé. Il n'y avait alors pas de télévision. Les campagnes électorales avaient une autre saveur.