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Religious Roots: Moral Judgment in American Policy - Methods of Evaluating Policy Historically Scarce and Insufficient, Philosophical Roots, All Policy Is Faith-Based
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,830. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book asserts that all policy is faith-based and moral at its roots; it is philosophically unavoidable.
Angel of Death: A Victor Storm Novel
Series: Victor Storm. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,630. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Victor Storm uses his Special Forces powers to amend a miscarriage of justice, at great personal cost.
Edicts
Series: Lost Faith's Dominion. Price: Free! Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Confronted with the hatred of the goddess of justice, Jaime is a victim of a corrupt judicial system. When his friend becomes a martyr on his behalf, he's absolved. Conflicted over her decision to suffer in his stead, Jaime sets out to right a horrible wrong. Except that to right this wrong, he must come to terms with a grave sacrifice.
Thirst
Price: Free! Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Nine vignettes (eight episodes of Evil, one of Good) asking the questions: Who really enjoys pain? Who gains by it? Are we capable of such deeds, or are we simply puppets, dancing at the end of long, invisible strands that both control and savor?
Talmudic Storytelling: Timeless Lessons from the Ancient Sages
Price: Free! Words: 69,190. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Talmud
About 2,000 years ago, the sages of the Talmud used storytelling teach lessons in ethics and morality. Appearing in their stories are God, Elijah the Prophet, Biblical figures such as Abraham and Moses, Satan, animals, nature and - even - each other.
Ministerial Ethics
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In this outstanding book, Dag Heward-Mills examines real life situations in ministry today. He addresses practical issues like finances, politics, relating with the opposite sex, and ministerial interactions. A common sense guide to the principled practice of your calling, this book is a must for every Christian leader. It is highly recommended for Bible schools and clergy in general.
Who Am I?
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 73,620. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Adolescence
A suspenseful sci-fi thriller for middle grades. 14-yr-old Miranda has the perfect life until the day her vision goes blurry, the first symptom of a fatal disease. She suddenly discovers that her entire life has been a lie, forcing her to grapple with troubling questions – What makes us human? Is it our DNA, our upbringing or the choices we make? – and the greatest challenges of her life!
Execution's Odyssey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,000. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
In AN EXECUTION’S ODYSSEY events transcend the execution of Robert Alton Harris place at San Quentin State Prison in California in 1992. The book demonstrates how his death created a spiritually uplifting resolution for the reporter. The Harris execution also brings into sharp focus questions being raised today involving not only the Eighth Amendment, but also the First and Fourteenth.
The Morality of Capitalism: What Your Professors Won't Tell You
Price: Free! Words: 40,500. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This second Students For Liberty publication combines the writings of various philosophers, economists, Nobel Prize winners, and entrepreneurs to make the case that not only do “markets deliver the goods” as Vernon Smith says, but that a true free market system is a prerequisite for a just, prosperous, and cooperative society.
Janet’s World: The Inside Story of Washington Post Pulitzer Fabulist Janet Cooke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Janet Cooke caused one of the biggest scandals in the history of journalism when her Pulitzer Prize-winning article, about an eight-year-old heroin addict, turned out to be a fake, along with her doctored resume.