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Motivational Stories: Part One
Series: Motivational Stories, Book 1. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
In this fast paced world, people hardly get time to pause and think about the forces which motivate or retard them. They are immersed in their works so deeply, earning and arranging that there is hardly any time for them to read the stories which children used to read in the past.
Conventions of Literary Writing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,570. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
This book focuses on practices that set literary and literal writing apart: an intense focus on the musical qualities of language, on figurative language, on imaginary settings and on non-realistic action. Students are presented many exercises that illustrate key points and a variety of composition assignments structured around the writing process. They are provided models to guide their efforts.
Critical Approaches to Literature
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 92. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
When we come across a text, it needs to be read, understood, and interpreted.
Cell Phones Evolved
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Essay » Technology, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short creativity essay, using fictional dialog/setting. The topic is about how cell phones evolved. However, the purpose was to incorporated creative fictional dialog into a non-fiction essay. I did that to make the essay more interesting to me.
Katherine Mansfield: The Story-Teller
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 215,570. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
The compelling, intimate, and often controversial, story of Katherine Mansfield - one of the world's greatest short story writers – the only writer Virginia Woolf confessed to being afraid of. Using previously unavailable material Jones vividly evokes the tragic, but courageous, drama of this fragile yet feisty author: her life, loves and her passion for writing.
The Rowan Tree
Price: Free! Words: 145,680. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ROWAN TREE is an unflinching novel of ideas that reaches from the rebellious American '60s into humanity’s global future.
The Noisiest Book Review in the Known World: The Best of the Review of Arts, Literature, Philosophy and the Humanities, Vol. II
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 79,080. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
For eighteen years, our reviews have intrigued, engrossed, irritated, and bemused literary America. Critiques of our earlier magazines appeared in the "Washington Post," the "Los Angeles Times," the "San Francisco Chronicle," "Library Journal" and on National Public Radio. This is a rare collection that includes writers like J. P. Donleavy, Paul Krassner, H. L. Mencken, and Sharon Olds.
The Noisiest Book Review in the Known World: The Best of the Review of Arts, Literature, Philosophy and the Humanities, Vol. I
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 71,910. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
For eighteen years, our reviews have intrigued, engrossed, irritated, and bemused literary America. Critiques of our earlier magazines appeared in the "Washington Post," the "Los Angeles Times," the "San Francisco Chronicle," "Library Journal" and on National Public Radio. This is a rare collection that includes writers like J. P. Donleavy, Paul Krassner, H. L. Mencken, and Sharon Olds.
The Pit 4: The Inverted Pit
Series: The Pit, Series I - Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,750. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this re-imagining of the first book, a young man attempts to climb out of a deep pit which represents his despair and search for fulfillment in life. On another plane of existence, a young adult named Christian Anderson pursues a dream he hopes will end the emptiness in his life. When a sudden tragedy shakes his world upside down, his quest for meaning takes an entirely new turn.
Fictional Apologetics in Three Living Writers
You set the price! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
An academic and research paper of just under 11000 words on the discipline and practice of Fictional Apologetics in three contemporary American writers: Wendell Berry, Ron Hansen, and Tim Gautreaux.