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The Collector of Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,300. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Collector of Tales is about a man in a crisis of age, the choices that he makes and the infinite variations of possibility that buffet him and seek to drive him from his chosen path through life. It is set in a medieval style world where manners are crude and life is nasty, brutish and short. It is written as a series of consecutive tales, following a series of events from idea into reality.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Clergyman's Daughter
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 15 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 36. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Educational, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
The Vocation of Poetry (Winner of the 2011 Independent Publisher Book Award for Creative Non-Fiction).
Series: Subway Line, no. 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Essay » Literature
Winner of the 2011 Independent Publisher Book Award for Creative Non-Fiction. In a sequence of rivetingly personal essays, Europe's premier contemporary poet and essayist, Durs Grünbein, reflects on his own evolution as an artist and on the meaning and importance of poetry for life in general.
Gone Forever
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
This book brings to bear the realities in life, the nothingness of man, the disappointment in life and above all, the courage to face life. Never allow age to kill your dreams otherwise the society will not forgive you. Nimako was able to rule over her destiny and so can you. Since you did not have the choice to come into the world yourself so you cannot decide to leave...
The Art of Letting Go
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Coming of age
For eighteen years, Camille has watched her son, Michael, grow up and has loved him more than anyone else. Now, when Michael joins the army, she must learn to let him go, even if it hurts.
The Purple Planet
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
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A short story by White Feather about some gods who were bored and needed something new and exciting to do.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Year of Magical Thinking
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 13 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 34. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Fiction » Classics
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
The Trivia Quiz Book: Volume 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,810. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia, Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
500 trivia questions (and answers) for all ages, divided into seven sections, including Comic Books of the 21st Century, Western Movies, Toys and Doctor Who. Designed for easy navigation.
Glyphics
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,370. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
When high school senior Truman first meets the beautiful and quirky Avril DeWinter, he thinks he’s just found a chance at love, and a bond is formed between the two teens. As he investigates his best friend’s death at the end of the previous summer, the teen is thrown into an increasingly bizarre series of dangerous situations that puts both the boy and the entire world at risk.
The Smart Student's Guide to the GRE Literature in English Test
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 161,260. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- GRE (Graduate Record Examination)
English majors who plan to take the GRE Literature in English test must know far more than what ETS suggests. This book contains a very successful overall test taking strategy that provides maximum use of the time. You are given detailed summaries of novels, plays, poems, African-American authors, short stories, myths, non-fiction prose, Shakespeare's plays, Chaucer, and literary theory.