Books tagged: stereotypes

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The Underground League - Year One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,160. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Horror » Undead
In Cambridge, Mass. young people are dying from freak accidents at alarming rates. Those that survive don't always come back the way they were supposed to. Angie Marche is one of the ones who survives, but can she come to grips with the supernatural changes she has undergone, find out how to live without hurting others, and find her place in a world of secret societies and an age-old curse?
Farting With All His Might: The Endangered Status Of The Hetero Male
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Men's sexuality
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He who makes of himself a sight/By farting with all of his might/Awakens to a new created plight/That all the women have taken flight. Can men catch up, grow up, stand upright and drop the clubs once and for all? Why is it, ominously, that for so many, the image of the ideal male derives from 19th century theories of cavemen? Can't a man be a real, authentic human being? In free society- yes!
Joi Lansing Singer, TV Actress And B-Movie Icon
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Joi Lansing died an untimely death in 1972. She was a multi-talented performer signed by MGM in the 1940s. Her curvy figure and facial beauty proved to be hindrances. They restricted her to playing "dumb blondes". Despite the stereotypes she was in steady demand as a singer, nightclub performer, as well as a stage, TV, and movie actress. My E-book focuses on her immense versatility and creativity.
Seemingly Invisible
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,820. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Lizzy Coleman is your average girl next door who was raised by a widowed father. She is also seemingly invisible. All Lizzy wants is for that one special guy to notice her and inside she feels like it will never happen. Kyle Baker seems determined to prove to Lizzy that she is worth noticing, but will she ever believe it? Will she disappear into the background or find her place to shine?
The DNA of Prejudice: On the One and the Many
Series: Subway Line, no. 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,610. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Essay » Sociology
Winner of the 2010 Next Generation Indie Book Award for Social Change. This book takes the reader through the many layers of meaning that accompany the word ‘prejudice’. By critically confronting the ways in which we think and speak about prejudice, Michael Eskin clears the path for a new understanding of prejudice as a concept, a phenomenon, and a lived experience.
Misadventures in Filgersville
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Chris Hastings is the coolest. He is the most popular guy in school and his all-star baseball team is in the state championships. One day, his parents suspend him from his sports teams and force him to get a tutor, school nerd Melvin Moore, because of his poor grades. Chris must deal with crushes, his older brother, and deceitful friends during his race against time to play baseball again.
A different perspective on disability equality a practical handbook
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This new handbook has been written to provide the busy professional with important insights in an easily accessible format. Hot on the heels of A Different Perspective on Equality, the first in the Different Perspective series, we hope it will prove an equal success.
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Just For Boys
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Just For Boys is a discussion program that helps boys build resilience to deal with societal stressors in a healthy way. It broadens the definition of what it means to be male and teaches them how to create a life of balance and interconnectedness. It is also a comprehensive prevention program targeting substance abuse, depression, eating disorders and muscle dysmorphia.
Finch Goes Wild
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Harmon doesn't fit into the hole he gets shoved into. He has to break out. With his grades at an all-time low and his weight off the charts, he knows he's headed for trouble. Even in his music he finds too many wrong notes. When the noise of his jeering classmates and nagging mother threatens to overwhelm him, he finds a whole new world to explore in nearby wild places.
Sellout
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,230. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
SELLOUT follows three individuals from different backgrounds--a black woman, black man and white woman--and the consequences of interracial dating. In their quest to find what they think is missing in their lives, they encounter guilt, fear, and struggles they never anticipated … including murder.