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Não há Lugar para Anjos Caídos (Portuguese Edition)
Series: Espada dos Deuses, 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,890. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 22, 2017 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Derrubado na Terra sem memória de seu passado, o Coronel das Forças Especiais Angélicas Mikhail Mannuki'ili não tem escolha senão integrar a aldeia de Ninsianna. Mas o filho do Chefe, Jamin, está determinado a expulsá-lo. Quando seu avançado conhecimento tecnológico se prova amplamente inútil para uma cultura da Idade da Pedra, Mikhail deve fazer uma escolha: Completar a missão? Ou ficar em...
Finding Your Own True Myth: What I Learned from Joseph Campbell: The Myth of the Great Secret III
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,030. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Toby Johnson’s spiritual/philosophical autobiography, Finding Your Own True Myth—The Myth of the Great Secret III, is both a loving memorial to Joseph Campbell and an original extension of his work. Johnson, later a psychotherapist, religions scholar, novelist, and gay spirituality writer, offers insight into the vital role that myth—and insight into myth—play in the modern world.
A Temple of Forgotten Spirits: The Complete Adventures of Jack Hong
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017 by Boruma Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
A young guy named Jack Hong hitchhikes throughout America following the keilin, a mystical unicorn out of Chinese mythology. The keilin leads him to ten adventures with ghosts and other supernatural figures. These experiences reveal to him not only parts of American history he never knew, but also his own identity and the role he will choose for his life.
Revealing the Shakespeare Myth. Was he just a Straw Man for a disguised Genius ?
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » History » European
Not so sure about Shakespeare any longer ? Get rid of your doubt in 25 minutes. No lengthy explanations, but right to the point. Read about a clever cover-up using an illiterate man to pose as an author. Discover the secrets and lies about a 400 year old myth. What is CIA’s role in the Shakespeare mystery ? Discover the hidden name of the disguised genius behind the literary masterpieces.
Love's Eternal Embrace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,700. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Enjoy a vampire tale in the heart of medieval Ireland where the Dearg-du dwells.
The Fate of My Own Future
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017 by Soul's Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Annalee Sänger: Siren, smartmouth, spy. (Okay, not exactly that last part.) Her mission: Bring in an Oracle, a woman with the power to predict the future. In a busy casino. Dodging security and bad guys who want the Oracle for themselves. Problem: The Oracle has other plans. And Annalee’s magical powers of persuasion need some fine tuning….
The Taro Wish
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When her heist flops, shrewd thief Reis must safeguard the relic she was sent to steal or doom its tribe to annihilation.
The Myth of Civilized Slavery Flash Fiction Edition 1
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
On January 31, 1654, a Coroner was called to examine the body of Robert and Susanna Lathum’s slave boy, John Walker. What the Coroner found was by far the most extreme case on colonial record of a master mistreating a servant.
10 Myths About Acupuncture That Turn Out to Be Hoaxes
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Acupressure & acupuncture, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
With an approach based on scientific evidence, I will discuss one by one 10 myths surrounding acupuncture.
Tales of the city
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
How do we picture urban life and formulate our experience of it? Tales of the City, first published in 1998, brings together the academics' abstract tales with the vivid stories about a particular city, Milton Keynes, and the often moving self-narrations of its residents. It explores the role of story-telling processes for the creative constructing of personal experience with i the city,