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The River Down the Road: Selected Poems
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This collection of the author's earlier poems contain his love of the natural world, his concern over prevailing attitudes, and his reflections on the people and places that have impacted him. Revealed throughout is the desire to get to the heart of matters large and small, to strip away façade, and to move readers to their core.
Musings of a Medical Dinosaur: Who we are, How we got here and Where we are going
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,040. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
As a Canadian family physician with a master's degree in bioethics, Barry explores the practice of medicine by examining what makes we humans 'tick'. Expect to be surprised, entertained, and challenged. Be prepared for outside-the-box thinking, where nothing is out of bounds, not even death. All profits of this book are being donated to addiction rehabilitation facilities.
Reflections
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,990. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A young man opens his door to a mysterious woman who invites herself inside. A young man is suddenly given access to almost unlimited wealth. A woman walks into her bathroom to see a naked man she does not recognize. These are some of the characters who populate this eclectic mix of short stories, with elements of romance, strange coincidences and unexpected outcomes where all is not as it seems.
The Curse of D-Trump Hits America
Price: $13.00 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Pen-Wit Publishing & Communications. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
It’s time for us to recognize what’s happening to America and give it a name. Ever since that man has been President nothing but bad things have happened to America and nothing but bad things have been on the agenda of Congress. The prideful seem unable to think clearly and are blinded by hate--as the God of the Hebrews humbles the once Great United States of America! Americans must repent in mass
Can Biotechnology Abolish Suffering?
Price: Free! Words: 166,460. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Can Biotechnology Abolish Suffering? is a collection of essays by utilitarian philosopher David Pearce. The essays deal with the abolition of suffering through biotechnology, negative utilitarianism, our obligations toward non-human animals, the nature of consciousness, and the future of intelligent life.
Compleat Administration: A Year in Public Service
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,900. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Follows the development of a child-focused homeless policy in a fictional state government. Touches on critical thinking, analytical writing, interpersonal communication, public speaking, teamwork, political concepts, economic principles, organizational models, legislative process, indigenous issues, research methods, public budgeting approaches, administrative law, ethics, and futures studies.
I Need To Tell You Something: Life Lessons From A Father For His Teenage Children
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,950. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Ethics & morals
This guidebook presents a great foundation for adults to think about and be intentional about sharing their own ethics and principles. With clear examples, timely teen issues, and 'taking action' elements with each chapter, it provides many opportunities for parents to begin or continue important conversations with their children.
Hitler: Philosopher King
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,670. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Hitler’s Aspergic personality and postmodern philosophy combined to enable both his personal political success and then the nature of the postmodern power state that he constructed, recreating a new culture and morality in order to yield the maximal amount of the only currency that survives the caustic deconstruction of postmodernism, namely power itself.
My First Scene Book: Acting Out, Acting Up, Acting Right -- 51 Scenes for Young Children
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,300. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
In new and strange situations, it can be hard to know what to do and how to act. My First Scene Book can help! And each of the 51 one-minute scenes -- from the real to the downright silly -- is just right for five- to nine-year-olds. Like all books in My First Acting Series, My First Scene Book is interactive, featuring pictures and discussion questions.
Hawke's Return
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 97,010. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's his word against hers, and the stakes couldn't be higher. When a teenager accuses a key official of a local charity of blackmailing her for sex—and then abruptly disappears—a mystery turns into a crisis, raising concerns about the girl's safety, the charity's survival, and the career and reputation of a man who says he is innocent. Enter Jonas Hawke, retired lawyer and Beacon Junction sage.