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Ali Per Volare - Scontri di un Supereroe al Quadrato
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,850. Language: Italian. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
C'è un prima e un dopo Muhammad Ali: non solo nello sport, anche nell'America, nella comunità nera, nel mondo intero. Più di un pugile, più di una figura sociopolitica, Cassius Clay ha cambiato tutto al suo passaggio. Abbattendo superuomini con la grazia terribile di una farfalla. Un libro per raccontarlo dentro e fuori dal ring, o meglio in quel ring senza confini che è stata la sua vita.
More on the Maverick Way
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,720. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
We have the opportunity for this to be the best of times. For this to come about, we must embrace and enact God's plan for us, which is the Maverick Way. Should we refuse to cooperate, this may be the worst of times. This book is a grader, smoothing the route to New Jerusalem. Get in your car and travel the route.
'Of Pipers and Pigs'
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
‘Of Pipers and Pigs’, tells of an individual dealing with social and political uncertainties. It’s about a man watching big things happening, while simultaneously questioning his own role in the events. After all, it’s an important thing for everyone to consider their role in the world, and what they can best do to improve things.
Twenty Years Later, By Separation Peak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
From early on, Devin Culhane navigates the political world like a pro. When President Milan handpicks Devin as an intern, he comes to idolize Milan as a sort of demigod. Until Devin finds himself confronted with Milan’s past. Devin’s response to that information will change the course of history—but sometimes change brings consequences too harsh to bear.
At Home With Myself
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bestselling author and renowned presidential campaign adviser (Bill Clinton, Dick Gephardt, Jerry Brown, Gary Hart) David Mixner returns with his first book in 10 years. In At Home with Myself, Mixner writes from and about his country home in Turkey Hollow, an upstate New York town so small and remote that it has just 10 residents, and reflects on his illustrious career of activism.
The Campaign Within
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,430. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In The Campaign Within, Neil Giuliano shares in candid and revealing detail his long private journey from growing up a shy, self-doubting kid with a secret in an Italian-American Catholic family to making history as the first openly gay mayor of a U.S. city over 150,000 in population.
Martyrs and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 45,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Eleven stories make up this collection. Some are biting satire while others are gentler in tone. From the sectarianism experienced in an Irish childhood to the first elections of the Scottish Parliament the maverick characters have varied lifestyles but the author's voice is consistently her own.
SWEAT: Global Warming in a Small Town & other tales of The Great American Westerly Midwest
Price: Free! Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Join Tommy, Robert S. Thompson and Nona the waitress as they work to solve the mystery of the kidnapping of baby Sweat Sox and watch their little town try to fight global warming by making everyone wear sweatpants, while standing atop the street corner bench to watch the flood, while the old people toughs fight it out in the parking lot.
White Picket Fences: Homeland Security in a small town, and other tales of The Great American Westerly Midwest
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Again we join Tommy, Robert S. Thompson and Nona The Waitress, in The Midwest, the Westerly Midwest, of America — as they follow The Swarm on their little bicycles zooming around town, and the activities of Moon Walking, the head librarian, as she fights the city fathers, who have demanded that everyone put up a fence in town, to keep everyone safe, from all sorts of terrible dangers.
"Holy Crap!" — Religion, in a small town, and other tales of The Great American Westerly Midwest
Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Again we join the adventures of Tommy, Nona The Waitress and Robert S. Thompson in The Great American Westerly Midwest. This time we follow Tommy around town as he and his friend, Johnny, try to solve the great mysteries of religion; whether God exists, and if so, where is He? In the park? In the drug store? The cafe? Nona doesn't believe in God, she says, and Robert is just glad to be alive.