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The Party
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00)
Friendship lasts, if you are equal. Change of social status may be a guiding factor for friendship also. That is the moral of this short story.
Lies My Teacher Told Me: The True History of the War for Southern Independence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016 by Shotwell Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
In this hard-hitting collection of 4 essays, Dr Wilson cuts straight to the chase: YOU WERE LIED TO! You were lied to about the nature, character, and cause of the American “Civil War," but that is just the start. The entire South—its people, culture, history, customs, both past and present—has been and continues to be lied about and demonized by the unholy trinity of the American establishment...
A Question of Culture
Series: Latolan. Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00)
Two worldviews butt heads when a worlds-renowned anthropologist returns from a summer in the field with a few interesting new takes on the human condition...no matter that he's the furthest thing from human himself.
I Town
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,390. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Jackson and Shevi live at opposite ends of society in I Town where people walk on treadwheels to make electricity and body weight determines status. She’s a big girl betrothed into a big Ironclad family. He’s a diminutive scraping a living from crime. Both have good reason to ignore their attraction to each other, but it grows each time they meet, threatening to upset the status quo.
Argument and Program for Certainty in Law
Series: Philosophy of Law, Book 10. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: American English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Jurisprudence. Philosophy of Law. Uncertainty of Law and Constitutional Government. This book looks at Argument and Program for Certainty in Law: The Status Quo; New Politics; New Constitution; New Laws; Law and Entropy
Kuchan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 290. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Peer Pressure
Kuchan, a little cloud, is tired of raining and wants to try something new. But she is quickly reminded that, as a cloud, it is her duty to rain. Does that stop her? Read on. Story length is 545 words embedded into the illustrations.
Minimum Wage
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00)
This light sci-fi short story is about a young boy who questions the status quo of his privileged life.
Welcome to Wynott: Rethinking the Way We've Always Done Things
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
With a light touch and a lot of humor, Ray Harris applies fresh thinking to existing systems and structures, and creates a blueprint for a new American urban community, called “Wynott.” Whether an inner-city neighborhood, an aging suburb, or a small town, Wynott can exist in any place where enough people agree to try something different, and commit to making it work.