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The Forager
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,030. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Orphaned and alone, unsure of his future, Dillon serves as a lookout, watching for the bands of Scavengers that prey on towns like his—while also trying to keep away from the mayor’s twin sons, who are bent on terrorizing him.
Can't Dream It Up
Price: Free! Words: 152,540. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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Can't Dream It Up is a family saga based on a true story with a hint of romance and an ending with a hook. Spencer and Pepper Anne learn their adopted child, Huck, has a manic personality that lends itself to risk taking. As Huck ages, they discover that his serial monogamous relationships with women are a recipe for disaster. Both humorous and unpleasant circumstances unfold throughout the novel.
Sudden Vengeance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,730. Language: British English. Published: May 19, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When justice fails, a vigilante steps forward In the broken Britain of today, faith in the police is faltering. Justice and fairness are flouted. Victims are not seen as hurt people but simply as statistics. A vigilante soon emerges and delivers rough justice. He – or she – is called the Black Knight. Will the Black Knight eventually cross the line and kill?
Teenagers and Parents: 10 Steps for a Better Relationship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Summit Crossroads Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
This sensible, practical and readable guide for parents of teenagers offers friendly, usable advice on every page. The 10 steps discuss and illustrate with dialogues and examples how to talk—and listen—to your teen, build social and school skills, respond to the games teens play, use alternatives to punishment, look for danger signs of drug and alcohol abuse, and protect your rights as a parent.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 3 - January 2012
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,660. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Articles in the Jan. 2012 issue are from Rebecca Tushnet, reimagining copyright law for images instead of the usual frame of text and words; and Carol Steiker, reviewing David Garland's new book on capital punishment and contingency. Student contributions explore the law relating to video games, the Second Amendment and gun rights, patent law, environmental law, and extending the debt ceiling.
Hamartiology: Notes on Philosophical Theology
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics
Hamartiology is the study of sin. It comes from the Greek word "Hamartia", which means "to miss the mark". The notes in this book are introduce the Biblical concept of sin in dialogue with Eastern and Western philosophy. Hamartiology studies the meaning and concept of Sin, Justice, Law, and Punishment and comparatively analyses them with reference to various religious philosophies.
Relationship with God - The World's Definition of God Session 1
Series: Relationship With God ยท Transcripts. Price: Free! Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by Divine Truth. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education
Jesus discusses the disparities between the world’s different viewpoints of God and the truth about God’s Attributes and Characteristics, with a particular emphasis on contradictions that are presented about God in the Bible. Document source filename: 20110911 Relationship With God - The Worlds Definition Of God S1.
An Innocent Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 204,210. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Innocence? Ignorance? Sometimes it’s hard to know which is more dangerous. When young heiress Jane Hervey arrives in Cornwall in 1861 she is completely ignorant of the double standards that governed Victorian public and private life. This is the story of her unwitting discovery of the facts of life – and love – and how it changes everything and everyone in her circle.
Wrongly Convicted
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
We all have a fear of being accused of something we didn’t do and being punished accordingly. When this happens the injustice can be infuriating, but usually the situation can be resolved quickly and peacefully. Sometimes, however, this occurs on such an unfathomably huge scale that it results in our freedom being taken away from us.
The Battle Roar of Silence: Foucault and the Carceral System
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 109,960. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
The Battle Roar of Silence: Foucault and the Carceral System explores the philosophical rationales sustaining morality, law, punishment and the carceral system as part of the globalisation discourse. This is an interdisciplinary study fusing aspects of sociology and psychoanalysis in a philosophical framework to tender a politically-charged critique of contemporary modes of domination and power.