Aguilar Press

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Aguilar Press is an independent e-book publisher of well-researched historical novels and of scholarly works on aesthetic theory, preferably with a firm grounding in contemporary cognitive science and evolutionary theory. We publish in English, French, Spanish and German, and also consider new translations into English of Spanish and German classics. Our preference is for short manuscripts of under 50,000 words.

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The Survival of Beauty and Art
By Ekbert Faas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,600. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013 by Aguilar Press. Category: Nonfiction
The Survival of Beauty and Art develops an unprecedented theory of aesthetics and art. Its five principal categories, the affective, sexual, perceptual, cognitive and cultural, are developed on the basis of today's evolutionary and cognitive science, as well as illustrated via the interpretation of individual works of art. In this it also draws on more traditional disciplines of critical analysis.
Mengele's Friend?
By Simon Kogon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,770. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Aguilar Press. Category: Fiction
An adventure story set in 1969-72 North and South America, Mengele’s Friend? narrates Kurt’s search for a father known for his war heroics and literary genius, but also for befriending human monsters like Mengele and Eichmann.
God's Will Be Death
By Hugh Werister
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,580. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Aguilar Press. Category: Fiction
Cognitive scientist John Paulus, inspired by a Spanish short story, practices magical conjurations in order to bring about the death of his wife, Claire. After Claire dies in a house fire set by someone else, Paulus is convicted of murder. Paulus’s pact with the devil, as told through tabloid releases, provides a black-humour framework to this otherwise stark tale of a miscarriage of justice.


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