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Mightier than the Sword
Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When cartoonist Charlie Ellis is stabbed in his studio, everybody suspects a political motive because of controversial cartoons he drew two years before. But Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd is sceptical. Why didn't Charlie Ellis try to defend himself? How did the killer sneak past the police guard? And what is the connection between Charlie Ellis and 14 men who share his rather common name?
The Future of Fictions: An argument for and against tradition
Price: Free! Words: 16,290. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Essay » Literature
“The Future of Fictions” argues that the concept of tradition is broken but is too important to throw out. While criticising unquestioned, dogmatic traditions, this essay encourages the tradition of contemplation found in science, philosophy, and many faiths. Drawing on literature, philosophy, and religion, “The Future of Fictions” asks: When is tradition useful, and when should we tear it down?
The New Crusades
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,900. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Fundamentalism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Wally, a scenery photographer, stumbles upon a dead woman in the woods off the Bruce Trail, near Ball's Falls. The woman is the victim of an honour-killing committed by her own brother, Aamir. He escapes arrest by fleeing to Syria and becoming part of ISIS. Two detectives bring the parents to trial for being complicit, but are frustrated by not being able to arrest Aamir.
Panacea For Boko Haram Attacks In Nigera vol.1
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Deadly waves of bombing across African’s most populous country, Nigeria, by a fundamentalist Islamic sect nicknamed Boko Haram have for more than five years increasingly threatened and undermined the security especially in the Northern part of the country. Expectedly, government has in reaction devise security measures and strategies to contend this force. But despite their effort in expending ...
Pastor Pillow Talks! The “Christian Right Weekly Round-Up” 2013-2014 Anthology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,340. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
With brass-knuckle, comic irreverence, "Pastor Pillow Talks!" tackles the Christian Right. In Pastor Pillow, Arik Bjorn has created a megachurch huckster character who reads like the theological love child of Russell Brand and Stephen Colbert. "PPT!" covers the year in religious zaniness, from floating fundies sailing the Pacific in order to flee God’s wrath to the Ham on Nye Debate.
Born Yesterday: The True Story of a Girl Born in the 20th Century but Raised in the 19th
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,260. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The book is a memoir of growing up in physical and social isolation stemming from a one-family, cult-like version of extreme religion, yet shaking free from family dysfunction and spiritual abuse to develop a wholesome life grounded in faith.
Essays On World Religions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,690. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
This book contains essays by Domenic Marbaniang on topics such as the Origins of Religions, the Need of Studying World Religions, the Main Teachings of Hinduism, Islam, and Buddhism, the problem of Religious Violence, and other essays. The essays were written between the years 2002 and 2012.
Secularism In India
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,180. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Secularism in India is a historical analysis of the origin, development, and future of secularism in India. It begins with a study of how reason separated from religion in Greek Philosophy, a mood that returned during the Renaissance and reached its peak during the Enlightenment, of how the Colonial Rule helped promote the secular ideology and helped shape modern India.
The Deception Factor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,970. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Deception Factor is a spy thriller as viewed through the eyes of a person that has lost his past. Scott Daniels, doesn't know who he is or who to trust. Will he discover his past in time to save the future? How he deals with this adversity while attempting to discover who he was could be the reason he keeps getting involved in life and death situations.
The Rift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 310,550. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
"The Rift would be a very good beach book, if you could put it down long enough to get into the water." —— The San Diego Union Tribune FRACTURE LINES PERMEATE THE CENTRAL UNITED STATES. Some comprise the New Madrid fault, the most dangerous earthquake zone in the world. Other fracture lines are social—— economic, religious, racial, and ethnic. What happens when they all crack at once?