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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.
Heart's Promise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,900. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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Set in the 1970’s, in a small town of Western Australia, ‘Heart’s Promise’ is centred around the life of a young girl, her neighbours, and those living in the community. It is a story of friendship, loss, acceptance, and love.
La Cicala di Italia: War of the Space Dragons (The Society On Da Run #1)
Series: The Society On Da Run Mini Stories, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,870. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This book was updated on 6/10/13 Note: this is a short story/chapbook series. This little e-chapbook is the first issue in a series of many. The Society On Da Run (portmanteau of working titles The Society and On Da Run) is about the first stages of the Dragon War. The dragons have become tired of how humans treat them and have called their Empire from space to go to war with humanity. Ad Astra
Mad As Hell: Why Everything Is Getting Crazier
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,710. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
This is a short book about madness - the madness of the world. Every person, every city, every nation, every continent and the planet Earth itself is steadily going insane. What are the causes? Can anything be done? Can the process be arrested and even reversed? This book concentrates on the UK, but a host of other nations would have served just as well in this Mad World.
Under Siege
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 226,890. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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The human race reached the stars millenia ago only to fall into a new dark age. The Corporation of Man returned civilzation to a vast volume of the galaxy, but is now threatened from within, and if it falls so may human civilization. Artur Daltork, a warrior aristocrat in training finds himself and his family enmeshed in the plot that could spell the end of his civilization...and humanity
Nonsense For Nothing
Price: Free! Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
(5.00)
"Nonsense For Nothing" is a compilation of the most entertaining essays written by the author for his comedy blog, "I'm Having A Laugh." Pop culture, eyeglasses, hand sanitizers, online dating, the author's seventh-grade social studies notebook...all of the topics you think about on a daily basis are covered in "Nonsense For Nothing." It'll make sense once you read it.
Real Love Versus Romance
Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Literature
A 4500-word mini collection of (informal) essays on commercialism’s de-spiritualizing effects on society, by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. Genre: Essays | 4,500 words ***** Note from Jess: This is a mini collection of short essays on arts, culture, society, and my resistance towards commodity production and 100%-commercialization.
Insight and Perspective
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A deeper look into what love actually is and how we sometimes interpret it, and just what happens because of a lack of it... In this poetry book we explore topics such as God, His love, mercy and sovereignty. The love between a man and a woman, and also how society today became what it is...
Meet Me on the Other Side
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
The earth, human society, and our spirits are demanding change. Meet Me on the Other Side is about the world on the other side of that change. In quick, clear prose, the book shines a brilliant light on specific elements of contemporary life and shows how a change of focus could help to create a world after the change that serves each of us better and moves us closer to the promise of humanity.
Catholic Church? No Thanks!
Price: Free! Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Short pieces about the Catholic Church from a point of view that you have probably never encountered before.