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The Ring of Truth: Truth and Wisdom in J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,480. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Systematic
Tolkien wrote that his fantasy novel The Lord of the Rings “is about God, and his sole right to divine honour. The Eldar and the Númenoreans believed in The One, the true God, and held worship of any other person an abomination.” Consequently, Tolkien’s novel contains Christian truth and wisdom that has much to say about our beliefs, our world, our spirituality, and ourselves.
The Regulation of the Legal Profession in Ireland
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,250. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession, Nonfiction » Law » Comparative
'The Regulation of the Legal Profession in Ireland' is a new exploration of history, controversy and reform about the Irish system. During recent legislative debate over a reform bill, Alan Shatter, Minister of Justice in Ireland, publicly called this study, in its earlier form as a dissertation, "marvellous" and stated that it "should be compulsory reading for us all." Foreword by John Flood.
Stupid Cupid
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 29,390. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Stupid Cupid, Alex and Scott’s popularity and ethics are put to the test when Alex is challenged to run for School President and makes Scott his running mate. Alex will try anything to gain an advantage over his competitors, including using Kim’s Science Fair project on the vomeralnasal organ and pheromones.
A Probationary Effect: Time's Tempest Lost Chapter 2
Series: Time's Tempest: The Lost Chapters. Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Taya is finally released from her probationary status as a Contractor and can't wait to dig into a more challenging assignment. However, the covert nature of this particular work has her second-guessing her new boss's ethics and the validity of the contract. Will Taya be complicit in a crime and risk losing everything she's trained for?
All You Need to Know About Disability is on Star Trek
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
More illuminating than a Supernova. More fun than a Klingon drinking song. Set a course for a view of disability through a Star Trek lens. From genetic engineering, to physical, cognitive and psychiatric disabilities, Dr. Lehmann provides 12 chapters of disability topics illustrated with dialogue from Star Trek episodes and movies.
A Sprout Saved
You set the price! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Pregnancy, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
Rough draft. Just read this to Sage (age 5) and she liked it. It seems like a great way to talk about abortion with kids and let them draw the most plain and obvious conclusions. I would like to publish this with some illustrations and an appendix with answers to George's objections to the sprout being truly a rose.
Blowing the Whistle for Change
Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
An introduction to a revolutionary and secure system for the exchange of sensitive material in a way that benefits all parties. This secure and easy system will enable you to improve revenue by uncovering the serious issues impacting your business. The people who know best about what issues exist are the staff members themselves. You need a system that will break down the barriers of communication
Human Well-Being in the Light of Evolution
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 77,900. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
What does it mean to be healthy, happy, and human? Science writer Kevin Holbrook explains that evolution is the most important place to look for answers to that question. Using the tools of science, logic, and strategy, Holbrook looks closely at diet, exercise, sleep, happiness, nature, sociality, virtue, and sustainability, and lists strategies for attaining human well-being.
Living in the Power Zone: How Right Use of power Can Transform Your Relationships
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,630. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Ethics & morals, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Misuse of power also happens in families, schools, religious institutions, the military, government, and elsewhere. Sometimes we have used our own power in ways hurtful to others. We need to learn to use it with greater sensitivity and skill. This short, practical book will help you navigate the real-world power and transform all your relationships. It will teach you to live in the Power Zone.
Bipolar God: Understanding God's Link to Mental Illness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Ethics
This book provides evidence for a philosophical understanding of God's link to mental disorders such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia along with other related mental afflictions. This evidence is provided through different relationships God establishes with people throughout the Bible along with some of the decisions that He makes.