Books tagged: ulysses

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Time Is The Fire
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Alcorn's version of Joyce's Ulysses, the main character is not Leopold Bloom and the setting is not early 1900s Dublin. Alcorn's protagonist is Leopold Bloom O'Boyle, and the setting is late 1900s Cambridge, Mass. O'Boyle is obsessed with time, with aging, and with how to live one's life. He encounters friends and colleagues during his day's meanderings who challenge him to find himself.
We're All in This Together
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A special group of endurance marathoners embark on an epic journey to run 5 marathons in 5 states in just 5 days, through the heart of America's dust bowl. They will be pushed to their limits in a quest most would consider impossible. By the end of the week, their courage, struggles, and triumphs on the course will bond these former strangers forever into one big, crazy, wonderful family.
The Aeneid: Virgil's Greatest Hits [Abridged and Annotated]
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,440. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
A story and poem that is epic in every way, The Aeneid is Virgil's classic tale of the hero Aeneas's escape from Troy, journey to Italy, battles and loves, and a side trip to Hell. This edition features a modern, original and accessible adaptation of the true intent of Virgil's writing, not the literal words, so that the modern reader can enjoy it as was intended. The poem rhymes and resonates.
The Life and Times of James Joyce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
James Joyce's life was just as complicated as his books; find out more about the man in this short biography about the life and times of James Joyce.
Total Secession
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 128,170. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Total Secession, by award-winning SF author Adam Connell, follows two rough ex-convicts released early from prison as they hit the highways on a tense road trip home through an America they barely recognize because America is coming apart. Secession Day, or S-Day, looms.
James Joyce Reincarnated: The WordGuru, Glen Kealey
Price: Free! Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
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In Canada there lives a most interesting man whose creativity, radical use of language, strange themes and wide range of thought are comparable only to James Joyce in his late period. But what is the difference and the value of Joyce having been a playful, literary author rather than a serious, deadpan guru? This study investigates.
The Rogue Barrister
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 by William Olson. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A golf course developer is indicted on several counts of racketeering, among other seedy crimes, and calls on an old friend—the Rogue Barrister—to defend his case. The Rogue Barrister, though, is more interested in promoting his record label and his microbrewing business than he is anything else. The verdict is shortly delivered: The golfer is sentenced to do hard time at Cook Counting.
The Shamus: A Gumshoe's Odyssey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,970. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“The Shamus: A Gumshoe’s Odyssey” is a recreation of Homer’s Odyssey as a fast-paced Sci-Fi tribute to the hard-boiled gumshoe films of the 1930’s, colored by mythological and Buddhist over-tones
Dr. Jew
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,700. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The story of Dr. Jew, an unscrupulous lecher who will go to any length to achieve fame and power in a diseased world of glitter. A dark comedy of a reality not unlike our own, with hints of William Faulkner, William S. Burroughs, Vladimir Nabokov, and the most lurid pulp fiction.