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INGLISH DREAMS: Andrew Carnegie's Seven Million Dollar Spelling Mistake and Spelling Reform in the Technological Age
You set the price! Words: 39,160. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
Andrew Carnegie, Martin Luther King, George Bernard Shaw, Mark Twain, Henry the Fifth, Joan of Arc and others appear in dreams to a modern English teacher and relaunch an unstoppable spelling reform movement that is spreading thru the world. Fact: Andrew Carnegie, the richest man in the world, gave more than seven million dollars to this movement in the early part of the Twentieth Century
The Boolean Gate (Dead Romantics)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mark Twain versus the Singularity! The elderly, disillusioned Sam Clemens discovers that his friend, the brilliant scientist Nikola Tesla, may be transmitting the discoveries of a malevolent entity from beyond the Earth. Mark Twain could save the world, but Sam Clemens must decide whether the human race is worth saving.
No Fake News but Plenty of Hogwash
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,730. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
If one has been a Witness of Jehovah long enough there are endless people-watching stories to tell and herein are many. From screamingly funny to heart-wrenchingly poignant, and sometimes both at once. Some themes timely. Others timeless. Essays, snippets, short stories and micro stories clustered around central themes. A few delicious rants but not a single harangue.
Edward and Tom - Our Story (from The Prince and the Pauper)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,700. Language: British English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics
This is Mark Twain’s The Prince and the Pauper, told by the two boys themselves. (story length 41 300 words)
A Blazing Gilded Age
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 152,440. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
A searing family saga about a poor coal-mining family's struggles amid an era burning with ambition, yet bleeding with injustice. Features iconic figures like Teddy Roosevelt, J.P. Morgan, Mark Twain, Nikola Tesla, four presidents and more, painting a vivid canvas of the strengths and weaknesses of 19th century America.
L'ignorArte, aneddoti e curiosità, in pillole, su arte e artisti di ogni tempo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: Italian. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature
L'ignorArte è il titolo di un mio blog condotto dal 2007, dal quale ho estrapolato questa raccolta di aneddoti e curiosità, su arte e artisti di ogni tempo, con lo scopo di stimolare la curiosità del lettore e invogliarlo a cercare nuove informazione e per arricchire la propria cultura in modo leggero e divertente.
Stormfield: Tales From the Hereafter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,860. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Mark Twain returns from the far shores of Heaven with some thoughts on the hereafter, and some new tales from the "here-below."
Living With Earl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,500. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Mark Twain seemingly transcends time, logic, and even death to reside with a 68 year man in an Ohio college town in 2014. How he arrived there and who he really is are the underlying questions never too far from his host's mind. His time with 'Tom' is humorous, thought provoking, memorable, and their bond and similarities unveil with every passing day as the key to his mystery is sought.
Ready Reference Treatise: Pudd'nhead Wilson
Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It was the time the Reconstruction had totally failed in the United States. Reconstruction was the process of reintegrating the Confederate States into the United States, and attempting to place the freed slaves in the American society. During such times, “Pudd’nhead Wilson” was written.
The New Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn (YA Edition)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,700. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Smart Rhino Publications. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Tom and Huck have reincarnated as twin white cats, and they're now familiars for a modern-day witch—and, of course, they want to be boys again! This whimsical novel by Lisa Mannetti captures the flavor of Twain's writing, yet brings Tom and Huck to life in a contemporary framework that is utterly delightful! This is the Young Adult (YA) Edition.