Books tagged: realism

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What Goes and Comes Around
Price: Free! Words: 116,890. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Literary Fragments. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Betrayal, the dreams inspired by popular culture and a slippery slope of debt propel a fashionable working family towards a ruthless criminal's grip. Can the estranged Randalls recover their unity and avert disaster? What Goes and Comes Around adapts and modernises the realist-cum-naturalistic novel, producing a sharp, poignant and sometimes acerbically funny study of contemporary living.
Human Detritus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,290. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary
HUMAN DETRITUS is a collection of nine short works about the kind of people we’ve all encountered: a victim. A teacher. A dysfunctional family. A slut and a factory worker. Told with caustic anger and sardonic humor, these are stories of human debris left behind by some and absorbed by others.
Manet's Women
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Édouard Manet, the quintessential painter of modern life, was a man of his times and his paintings were powerful, often shocking and controversial representations of modern society, particularly in his depictions of women.
I förbund med döden
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: Swedish. Published: April 1, 2014 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Karl August Tavaststjerna (1860-1898) var en finländsk författare och poet. Med sin första roman, Barndomsvänner (1886) förde han in realismen i Finlands svenska litteratur.
Words of Wisdom: John Steinbeck
Series: Great Oratory, Book 17 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 312 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Fiction » Classics
How aesthetically realistic and imaginative a writer can be is obvious in the works of John Steinbeck, one of the most famous American writers. His keen social perception and sympathetic humor distinguish him from several other contemporary writers.
The Domain of Law
Series: Philosophy of Law, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: American English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Jurisprudence. Philosophy of Law. Uncertainty of Law and Constitutional Government. This book looks at the domain of law: the laws of Faith, Reason, and Observation; Natural Law; Positivism; Realism; Nomocriticism
The Towers of Adrala - Book One, Part One: Saranoda
Price: Free! Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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When magic leaps from fairy-tale to reality at the tips of every person's fingers, chaos unfolds in the world of Adrala. Four unlikely but steadfast friends; Eris, Pird, Zook, and Sye, have their loyalty to one another tested when they find themselves at the center of a conspiracy three-thousand years in the making.
The Weaver Bird
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
This is a short magical realism story about how a lion attempted to save a weaver bird from danger. The story shows the value of living things and what is right, even if it seems like the goal was not reached.
Yokozuna Dreams with Rats and Mutts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,250. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Another collection of short stories that range from the silly to the serious - plenty of humour thrown in! Beware - you may see yourself in some of these!
Learn to Draw™
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
The original, Learn to Draw™ book by Jon Gnagy, provides superb step-by-step written drawing and sketching instructions with more than 200 illustrations. You will learn basic fundamental drawing, composition, perspective and techniques for landscape, still life, portrait, human figure and animal. Millions of people have already learned to draw using Jon's easy four shape learning method.