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The Annotated Carmilla
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 51,850. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Laura grew up alone, until the mysterious Carmilla arrived--beautiful, sad and hungry. The vampire classic that predates "Dracula" by a quarter century, but full of over 400 footnotes to explain every detail. Plus several essays on the author, the history of the novella, and a critique of every adaptation!
Dear Nana
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,920. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / parent & adult child
Dear Nana: Grandmother Tales of Love, Secrets and Going Home is a collection of 40 unusual, true life stories from writers around the world about an incomparable relationship.
One More Page: A Fiction Sampler with Bonus Writing Advice from 17 Successful Novelists
Price: Free! Words: 92,460. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
With the unbeatable combination of both compelling fiction and great insight on the writer's journey, these award-winning and bestselling authors of the Girlfriends Book Club join together to bring you ONE MORE PAGE! Enjoy 17 excerpts of outstanding fiction and, as a special bonus, there are also 34 of the GBC's most popular blog posts on the subject of writing craft & the writing life included.
Pantheon: Adventures In History, Biography, And The Mind
Price: $9.79 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
A collection of essays on historical, biographical, and moral subjects, with an emphasis on masculinity and its contemporary meaning. Continuing the exploration of themes from his first book, Quintus Curtius gives in-depth analysis of character and endurance, as well as a special section on Neoplatonism.
A Collection of Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
This book is about many things.
The Olio Folio
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,140. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Some pieces of Olio Folio are fiction; others a combination of fiction and fact; some are actual fact. Some of the fiction is more believable than my factual stories. Some of the factual stories sound like fiction. Not my fault! I’ll let you try to figure it out. As they say: “Any resemblance of these characters to actual people, living or dead, is purely coincidental.” Or is it?
To a Dreamer
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 34,800. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Here is a collection of three shorter books addressed to a dreamer: The Worth of Dreams The Value of Dreamers, In Our Selves, and Dreaming With Open Eyes. It’s only when we look inside of ourselves and find out what we really want that we actually become alive. The power to get everything you want out of life is within you and you can find it if you have the courage to live your dream.
Full Grown People: Greatest Hits, Volume 1
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
Full Grown People's first book! An anthology of 30 essays from the site, Full Grown People: Greatest Hits, Volume One takes you on a tour around the awkward ages in adulthood. The Writer magazine says that Full Grown People publishes "powerful personal essays that examine the human experience with candor and wit."
Dynamic Writing 1A First Semester
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,270. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
Dynamic Writing 1A includes 85 lessons on writing for Middle School students. Students will write over 30 journal entries, three book summaries, two descriptive essays, two narrative essays, and five short fiction stories. Dynamic Writing 1A is ready for home or classroom use.
Why The World Needs Heroes
Price: Free! Words: 26,110. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
"I always remind myself that I'm a spiritual being having a physical existence, which I learned from Wayne Dyer, and not the other way around as I used to. I practice a form of Zen meditation called mindfulness, which I learned from Buddhist master Thich Nhat Hanh, where my senses are heightened as I focus and become fully aware of the present moment, or what Deepak Chopra calls the Now..."