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The Pianist Who Liked Ayn Rand, A Novella & 13 Stories
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,610. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Childhood overseas. Trying to find oneself as an artist. Growing up Latino. Music, musicians, and an eccentric musicologist. A statue, a cigarette, a moustache. A nightmarish piano recital. Abortive romances. Loneliness, silence. The problem of fascism. These are among the subjects evoked in this collection of fourteen pieces, both "straight," realistic stories and more "experimental" narratives.
Ayn Rand's Promise: Fixing Objectivism, the Objectivist Movement, and Making the World a Better Place
You set the price! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
The philosophy developed by Ayn Rand through her fiction and nonfiction writings -- Objectivism -- is a breathtaking work. It should have spread more quickly in the world by now than it has done, and I hold the Objectivist movement accountable for that failure. This essay is meant as a corrective measure and to put Objectivism back on track to bring reason to the world.
Anthem: A Reader's Guide to the Ayn Rand Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Anthem has proven to be one of Ayn Rand's most enduring books. With this new guide, you can take your understanding of Anthem to a higher level. Included are: a biography of Ayn Rand, detailed chapter summaries and analysis, examination of the book's context and history, and much more in a concise and easy-to-read format, making this the essential guide to help you navigate Ayn Rand's Anthem.
Califormication
Series: 666ties, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
1969. The freewheeling, mind-opening sixties are disappearing down the throat of a vortex of hardlined isms, and in the land of manmade paradises, unmade paradises, and things you don’t talk about, the Ad Man is just doing his thing, man, wow, doing his Ad Thing, mesmerizing you into thinking you belong, or thinking you stand out, whatever it is you’re after, man. What’s everybody after?
Ergo: The Drone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,340. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Miles Dawson is a young '9t9' drone pilot covertly fighting the mighty Emerson Corporation from within. As Earth marches toward world war, his battle against a plot to enslave humanity with an alien device takes him to the corporation's island, the former USA, and space.
Room 101 Motorbikes, Big Brother & Objectivists: Observations of an Abstract Connectionist
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,840. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The converging prophesies of George Orwell’s “1984” collide with explosive force against Ayn Rand’s objectivist philosophy. The resulting chaos enables us to discover a complex consciousness through philosophical, social, political, metaphysical, and moral questions.
Why Atlas Shrugged
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Atlas Shrugged is a novel by Ayn Rand that was published in 1957. The moral of the story is that Politicians usually over-respond to a crisis. I believe that Atlas has shrugged and businesses have revolted against the average person and The Federal Govt. Businesses have a record 2 Trillion in CASH yet they are not hiring.
The Sword of Water
Series: Tales of Corland. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,040. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Jon Gray returns along with his best friend Sorus Nightwalk as they travel to the newly freed island nation of Cawl in search of the Sword of Water.
Ayn Rand's Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A satirical take on Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol using the perspective of Ayn Rand’s Objectivism with Robert Cratchit being the man visited by the three ghosts of Christmas and Ebenezer Scrooge the model citizen.
Ayn Rand Universe: The Unofficial Guide to Her Life, Books, and Philosophy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Ayn Rand is one of the most polarizing authors of the 20th century. Best known for novels “The Fountainhead” and “Atlas Shrugged,” which used characters intent on exercising their individualism over conformity, Rand became a pop philosopher in the 1950s. Her work upholds the virtues of a philosophy that she and Nathaniel Branden called Objectivism.