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Who Cares? Or why war, poverty, environmental destruction and debt remain so popular.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A powerful and truly original look at why we still make war, accept poverty, trash our living space and owe so much money. This neat little book that says it all.
Ruptured
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,380. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern
The story of the a struggle a female goes through after being a victim of rape. A year and half later she has to fight a suspicious society that looks at her as if she is stained with shame
Taming the Bureaucrat
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 176,740. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"Taming the Bureaucrat" begins with one physician's curiosity about the increasing bureaucratization of medicine and concludes that bureaucratic systems cast a wide shadow over virtually all aspects of modern society - the legal system, government agencies, religious bodies, financial institutions, military organizations, etc.
Changing Stripes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories:
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An abstract piece on racism, Bienvenu showcases a White girl and an Hispanic boy parted by the waters of racism. They are torn apart by the world around them and left to face the harsh truth that the world doesn't see people for who they are, only the color of their skin.
Racing
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
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Cultural milieu in chapbook form.
Generation 2K
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
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A fictional speech given some 50 years in the future to an audience born in the last 10-15 years of the 20th century, this short piece reflects a vision of a better tomorrow created by the hard work and dedication of my generation.
Two Weeks Since My Last Confession
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A dramatically written family saga, Two Weeks Since my Last Confession is the story of one woman's survival in the face of serious childhood abuse and addiction. More than this, it is a tale that chronicles the triumph of the human spirit over its enemies — not only external enemies but also the ones we find within ourselves.
Finding Happiness in a Society Full of Narcissism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,370. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The book identifies the most common error made in today's society that causes people to be unhappy. Despite an unremittingly hedonistic pursuit of instant gratification, the deep and satisfying glow of real happiness still can’t be achieved. However, this book shows how small changes to an individual's behaviour can have massive positive effects that lead to true happiness.
How to Be Free
Series: How to Be Free, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Aussiescribbler. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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How can we free ourselves from mental suffering? How can we unlock what the poet William Blake referred to as “the mind-forged manacles” - those unhelpful, unfounded and inflexible habits of thought which keep us from reaching our true creative potential?
Civility in America: Essays from America's Thought Leaders
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
In 2011, The Dilenschneider Group, a strategic communications firm, sponsored a series of lectures on civility in conjunction with the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. Collected in this volume are the thoughts of six of the nation’s most insightful minds as they explore this crisis and offer their opinions as to how we can restore civility in society.