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The Elephant Chaser's Daughter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
When you are a female born into a poor Indian family, the odds are already stacked greatly against you. The human drama captured in this memoir is nothing short of amazing – the struggle between the two worlds of one’s existence. Written with raw honesty and grit, this is a deeply moving memoir of a young woman confronting her ‘untouchable’ status and her aspirations for a good future.
The Authenticity Principle: Resist Conformity, Embrace Differences, and Transform How You Live, Work, and Lead
Pre-release—available October 5, 2017. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,520. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Women in business
In a society that pushes conformity, how can you be courageously authentic despite fear of judgment? Award-winning leadership and diversity expert Ritu Bhasin gives you the tools to make this happen. More than a call to “be yourself,” this is a rallying cry to disrupt the status quo, bring your differences to the light, and help others do the same.
Before Mako Came Yoko: Comparative Study of Pacific Rim and Yoko Tsuno
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Comics & Graphic Novels
Much praise was given to the character Mako Mori in the 2013 movie "Pacific Rim" because of her personality and her unique narrative. Yet, a character very similar to Mako emerged decades prior to her: Yoko Tsuno, the main character from the eponymous comic book series. Mako and Yoko have much in common, including their Japanese and scientific background, as well as their composite close circles.
A Galaxy of Possibilities: Representation and Storytelling in Star Wars (New Revised Edition)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Almost forty years of narratives of multiple forms has pitted Star Wars against societal and media evolutions, thus affecting narrative approaches and choices. A Galaxy of Possibilities explores some of their impacts on the franchise. The new revised edition brings more in-depth content, as well as two bonus chapters to provide a broader look at the complex notion of inclusiveness.
All the Tomorrows
Pre-release—available November 6, 2017. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,410. Language: British English. Published by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Sometimes we can’t escape the webs we are born into. Sometimes we are the architects of our own fall. ~ Akash wants a love for all time, not an arranged marriage. When Jaya, his new wife, discovers he is having an affair, she takes her fate into her own hands in the form of a lit match.
Adventure Of ROSE MARY
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Man and woman were the two people in the beginning, ordered to subdue, dominate and multiply the world divine order.
Legacy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,590. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Life brings setbacks to us all, but the suffering does not define us. Our choices do. We are who we choose to become.Some stories introduce new and unforgettable characters, while others offer new glimpses into the personal histories of characters familiar to readers of Stephanie Barr's novels. All focus on those who refused to bow their heads to fate and instead forged their own futures.
It's Just Nerves: Notes on a Disability
Pre-release—available October 1, 2017. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,230. Language: English. Published by Handtype Press. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
With equal parts wit and empathy, lived experience and cultural criticism, Kelly Davio’s It’s Just Nerves: Notes on a Disability explores what it means to live with an illness in our contemporary culture, whether at home or abroad.
The Disappointment of G.L.I.F. (Gatekeeper Limited Intersectional Feminism)
Price: Free! Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Intersectional feminism, as it is practiced now, is what I would describe as GLIF, i.e. Gatekeeper Limited Intersectional Feminism. Its discourse and perspective is entirely limited by what the gatekeepers think is acceptable, and the priorities of the movement reflect this bias.
Her Disturbing Presence, Part One
Price: Free! Words: 61,450. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A community stands on the brink of the Neolithic Revolution and its own extinction. The choice becomes clear to those who maintain the old ways: adapt to a new world of farming and secularism or hold fast to the old ways that celebrate natural harmony. One family must strike out on its own to salvage and continue its way of life.