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Teaching American Literature
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
With using this book, you will have a better understanding of the many selections through the discussion/essay questions listed. Many of these essay questions can be used for exams as well
Teaching Philosophy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Do you need a guide for teaching philosophy? This book gives you some basic discussion questions, essay questions, assignments, and even includes grading rubrics! Includes are notes on Thomas Hobbes, Renee Descartes, and John Locke. This book gives you enough material to teach an introductory philosophy class. Whether you teach in an institution, or home school, you will find this book to be
The Saga of Peabody and Other True Life Adventures
Price: Free! Words: 27,080. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Essay » Literature
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A wild raven learns to trust the author and her husband. A bat flies in to gently take moths from a child's fingers. A mother warbler perches on the author's thumb to feed its babies held in the palm of her hand. A foundling baby pack rat grows up with the family and is gradually returned to his natural home in the woods. These are just a few of the tales found within these pages.
Lighting Your Spiritual Passion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,800. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
"Lighting Your Spiritual Passion" is a collection of twenty-two spiritual essays that can be read in any order. Each essay encourages deeper spiritual connections and inspires trust in the process of life. This book deepens readers’ spiritual connections through personal examples which illustrate spiritual connectivity in everything.
Imagination @ Work
Price: Free! Words: 43,040. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Essay » Author profile
Alton L. Gansky is the author of 24 novels and 8 nonfiction works, as well as principle writer of 9 novels and 2 nonfiction books. He has been a Christie Award finalist (A Ship Possessed) and an Angel Award winner (Terminal Justice) and recently was awarded the ACFW award for best suspense/thriller for his work on Fallen Angel. He holds a BA and MA in biblical studies and Lit.D.
Dispatches from the High Country: Essays on the West from High Country News
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013 by Sidewalk Press. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ed Quillen is best known for entertaining Denver Post readers with his weekly columns for twenty-six years, but he wrote some of his sharpest commentary for High Country News. Managing Editor Jodi Peterson called him one of the region’s “wisest and most unique voices.” Dispatches from the High Country features a selection of his best essays published between 2008-2012.
Deeper into the Heart of the Rockies: Selected columns from the Denver Post
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,720. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013 by Sidewalk Press. Categories: Essay » Political
2014 Colorado Book Award Finalist. Ed Quillen entertained Denver Post readers with his weekly columns for 26 years. Deeper into the Heart of the Rockies compiles the best from the height of his career on topics ranging from Colorado to small town life to national politics.
I'm Not The Man I Used To Be
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 68,880. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Clay Reston. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
Informative, brutally honest, thought-provoking and funny, this is the true life story of a transgender person who, after five decades of secrecy, accepts the spirit trapped inside and sets it free.
Daughters of Absence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,140. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Dream of Things. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
A collection of essays by daughters of Holocaust survivors. Despite the unique pressures of being the daughters of "survivors," the contributors have thrived and made the most of their lives, but not in stereotypical ways. Instead, they chose ways that combine compassion with courage, and success with celebration. The result is an uplifting and inspiring book from a group of very inspiring women.
Be There Now: Travel Stories from Around the World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,370. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Dream of Things. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Travel writing at its most authentic--real people sharing real stories of awe and insight, fear and laughter, humility and humanity as they explore the world around us. In a world that often demands that we "be here now," it is nice to take a break, daydream, and "be there now" with thoughtful people who take us with them on journeys that lead to inspiration, insight, humor, and deeper meaning.