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Mann on Film: It's a Mad World and other essays
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Price: Free! Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
S.E. Mann celebrates American cinema and culture in this first in a series of books on entertainment. From his Tokyo hideaway, S.E. Mann offers up a blue plate special of juicy insight garnished with humor and gushing with delicious admiration for America's most beloved institution, Hollywood.
Warriors, Peacemakers and the Embarrassing Question of Love: A Peacenik's Memoir of the 1991 Gulf War
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Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2010 by New Paradigm Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Of this I was certain: To meet the violent hysteria of war with an equally hysterical peace movement could only create an irreconcilable "Us-Them" situation. As with the war, there would have to be winners and losers. But to meet a hysterical world with an open heart might bring a lasting peace, an "Us-Us" situation in which everybody won. And to be so idealistic, so Utopian, was embarrassing...
Discretion to Disobey: A Study of Lawful Departures from Legal Rules
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,730. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
A recognized study by a philosophy professor and a law professor is a truly interdisciplinary inquiry into the idea of departing from the strict letter of the law in a way that, they argue, actually comports with both law and morality. Part of the basic canon of law and philosophy, and much debated since first published by Stanford Press. Sometimes you have to break the law to make the law.
2012 The Awakening
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 114,380. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A young woman finds herself at the center of a global human awakening. Filled with self doubt, exhileration, fear, and limitless possibility, her adventure leads into a storm of danger. Unknown to her, humanity is experiencing the same self doubt and unraveling of their lives, as they too are experiencing this massive shift in consciousness. Deepak Chopra called 2012 The Awakening "A Gift!"
Y3K
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Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 152,780. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Y3K is a look back from the year 2999 at Entropy Gaia, the world's coming ecological disaster. It's a novel of protest, a defense of ancient forests and an exploration of commune life. Y3K is a novel of ecotopia and a treatise on mysticism and the occult. It's also a story of unconventional love and romance and a road novel that nearly circles the world. Come along, it's a fun ride
Old Glory
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Donald Henderson is horrified when his (extremely embarrassing) grandfather begins to question authority. A dark meditation on free speech and the price of freedom. Originally published in 2041 AD, edited by Jane Yolen. Republished in Bruce Coville's solo collection, ODDLY ENOUGH.
With His Head Tucked Underneath His Arm
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Seven kings ruled the continent of Losfar, and each one hated the others. War was constant, yet, as always, some resisted. When the young pacifist Brion is unjustly executed, he is so infuriated he returns from the dead with a plan that will shake the kingdom to its roots. Originally published in Bruce Coville's collection ODDLY ENOUGH.
Come the Shadows
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,150. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Officer Will Harmon lives a comfortable life in Campbell Creek, North Carolina, where there hasn't been a murder in seventeen years. When bones are discovered in the old bread factory his life is disrupted but the body only the beginning. Challenges, threats, and surprising mysteries are coming and he will do whatever it takes to protect the life he loves...
Diary from the Wall Street Occupation!
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Paul Hawkins. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Three days in the life of a student protesting the plight of the poor from her iPad and iPhone. iPity, iSympathize, iProtest, then iGoBacktoMyPrivateCollege. Because iCare.
OCCUPY! An Activist's Guide to Protestors' Rights
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,600. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
This is the essential guide for any protestor who wants to know their rights. It draws on legal philosophy, International Human Rights Law, the European Convention on Human Rights and the ordinary law of England and Wales to provide you with all you need to know on the day of action.