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The Amazing Adventures of Cholly Blake
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,150. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
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A newspaper’s grossly overblown account of a Great Lakes ‘sinking’ dramatically changes a humble sailor’s life in 1879 -- and turns him into a Canadian hero. The fantastical exploits of Cholly Blake include piracy, duels, treasure-hunting, a thrilling raft voyage, terror in a runaway balloon, visits to a vile “sweating den” -- and they nearly trigger an accidental "war" with the United States.
The Memory of You Lingers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Baird the convicted rapist knows no peace. Ten years of haunting by the digital ghost of his victim, Frieda, have left him a basket case…but freedom awaits. If he can make it till tomorrow, his sentence will end, and the ghost will become vaporware. But Frieda has no intention of leaving quietly, and the going-away gift she has for Baird could be worse than the nightmare he has already endured.
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.
Wrongly Convicted
Price: $0.99 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.
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.
Punishing the Art Thief
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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Security guard James Tannen feels no shame in blackmailing beautiful Melissa in exchange for his silence, after she crashes a private art unveiling at his employer's house--then costs him his job by stealing a priceless painting that’s been missing for decades. His price? Sexual surrender. His technique? Straight out of the sexy romances Melissa loves to read. Originally from Ellora's Cave.
The Shortlist: Waldorf Manor Book Two
Series: Waldorf Manor, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » BDSM, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Sequel to The Solicitation: Waldorf Manor Book One by Bella Bryce, an adult age play story. Bennett Fowler follows up on his best friend, Brayden James' shortlist, to find his own charge to look after. Completely against his beliefs and expectations, Bennett discovers feelings for his new charge will complicate their arrangement. How does a man with strong convictions plan to handle that?
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
This ebook is a transcript of a seminar delivered by Jesus (AJ Miller) on 11th September 2011 in Murgon, Queensland, Australia. In this seminar 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.
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.
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.