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Kingdom of the Sun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Coming of age
Truth. Hope. Honor. Happiness...In the modern-day Kingdom of Sooryan the meaning of these four words fade as light leaves the sky during sunset...But as reassuring and as promising that the sun will rise again each day, Helena will fight for something that most want, but are not brave enough to make: Change.
Another Way of Seeing: Essays on Transforming Law, Politics and Culture
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
In this challenging collection of essays, Gabel argues that our most basic spiritual need as human beings is the desire for authentic mutual recognition. Because in our world this desire is systematically denied due to the legacy of fear of the other that has been passed on, we exist as “withdrawn selves,” perceiving the other as a threat rather than as the source of our completion as humans.
Catholic Education in the West: Roots, Reality, and Revival
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2013 by Acton Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education
Catholic education has played a major role in the development of Western nations, yet it is in many places in crisis. To bring about renewal, it is necessary to revisit the subject with an eye to fundamental questions. What is the purpose of education? What is distinctive about Catholic education? What is the right relationship between schools, parents, Church, and society?
Psychological Expression of Human Personality
Series: Personality Development, Book 4 ยท Psychology, Book 4. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Success of a person in an endeavor doesn't depend on performance but on his overall personality expression, of which performance forms one component. Since, success remains the objective of each individual at each of his/her steps, what is desirable of a person is to keep on improving his/her personality expressions. Here is what are personality expressions and how these may improved upon.
A Fish In The Mirror
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
What would you say if someone asked you why the world was worth saving? What if you didn’t really care? This is the problem that young Horatio is facing when a visit to his local aquarium goes in an unexpected direction. Inspired by a Chinese legend, “A Fish in the Mirror” is a humorous yet thoughtful exploration of human nature through scenes of everyday banality and of not-so-everyday crisis.
Say Goodbye to Everything
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This is a story of how honest, positive-thinking, hard-working, capable people come into conflict with our over-regulated western society. It will be of interest to anyone who would like to escape from a world in which human rights matter more than common humanity, safety matters more than adventure, bureaucracy matters more than romance, and the nanny state tries to control everything.
The Swedish Story - From extreme experiment to normal nation
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 86,850. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Bredefeldt Förlag. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The subtitle of The Swedish Story: From extreme experiment to normal nation cover the areas of intellectual curiosity that make up the arguments in this study from medieval to postmodern Sweden.
Continent of Minds
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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A collection of thought provoking, contemporary poetry exploring subjects of our time in rhyme by an award winning poet.
THE CONCEPT OF LOVE
Price: Free! Words: 20,610. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
The solutions to all problems facing mankind are all encoded in a single commandment called love. ‘THE CONCEPT OF LOVE’ unravels the mystery of love and how it can be applied to solve all the problems we face as individuals and as a world.
There is No Right to Rule
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,040. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Everyone believes there's some authority that has a right to rule. But where did this idea originate. What if it can be proven that all authority is assumed under notions that we are told are legitimate? This book investigates the idea of authority and evidences how an elite group has always ruled. I evidence when slavery was abolished those compensated were the slave owning political class.