Books tagged: vice

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Folktales of Vice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Traditional tales of wickedness from around the world. Stories of vice, deceit and cunning. Anecdotes of unadulterated evil from USA to India, Nigeria to China. One in a series of 18 titles on topics that range from Enchantment to Trickery; with Folly, Passion & even Religion in between.
Inside Out: Book One
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
True short stories from Denver’s first Black Female Undercover Vice and Narcotics Detective. Rae started in 1973 and quickly achieved detective status.On loan to the FBI, CBI, DEA and other metro police depts. Due to political corruption, resigned the department in 1979 and moved to Georgia. Names have been changed, and parts have been added to make it steamy!
The Grip
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The Grip is a short story satire about how a hobby or interest can become an obsession. This story takes the reader on a journey of an out of control perfectionist that lacks the talent to accomplish their goals. Anyone can become caught up in the frustration of falling short of their dreams.This is a short story. It is meant to be read in one sitting. Only one paragraph indention at the start.
I, the People: How Marvin Zindler Busted the Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Behind the scenes of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas lies an authentic true crime history yarn just as entertaining and as much a part of the Lone Star State’s many fabled legends. In I, the People, veteran Houston journalist Gary Taylor recreates the real story behind the closing of the Chicken Ranch and explains the forces that unleashed TV icon Marvin Zindler upon the national scene.
The Blackhearted Saint
Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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A student discovers a strange sonnet in a library’s collection of Italian Renaissance poetry. This leads him to another, greater revelation – a centuries-old story of lust, greed and killings – all the sins of a single man. The student is soon to find out that this mysterious persona is in the middle of one of the most shameful chapters of the Vatican's history.
Orasul Ultimei Eclipse
Price: $9.89 USD. Words: 36,540. Language: Romanian. Published: January 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Romanul este o satira la adresa societăţii româneşti de după ’89, aflate in eclipsa. Romancierul se ancoreaza in realitatea cruda a vremii. Rasul sau nimicitor face sa explodeze instantaneu demagogia vorbelor desarte, falsa cultura, falsul umor, invaluind tragicul, sublimul, grotescul in plasa fina a ironiei. Sub acest umor aparent nevinovat se ascunde drama incomensurabila a societatii.
The 8th Million Way to Die
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Robert Cettl. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
An in-depth critical re-appraisal and inside account of director Hal Ashby's final feature film 8 Million Ways to Die starring Jeff Bridges, Rosanna Arquette and Andy Garcia.
Of Virtue & Vice
Series: Faith in Action, Book 5. You set the price! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
In this discussion, the author explains the means by which Christ teaches virtue and the appropriate avenue to attaining it.
Optimus Vice
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Christianity in its latter days has become an organization entailing a two pronged class groups, those who have chosen the Bible as their final authority and those who have been made by other men to believe that man is final authority in Bible interpretation. For the sake of simplicity, I shall refer to the first group as "Bible believing Christians."
Tolerance is NOT a Virtue.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Why our modern idea of 'Tolerance' is a destructive vice, rather than a helpful virtue. In the first of a series called 'Bloody Nonsense', the author explains how to free our thinking and behaviour from the grudging acceptance of things we disagree with, and helps us towards the freedom to stand up against things that are wrong.