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  • Poseidon’s Daughter
    Zimbell House Publishing
    Seven tales from the deep explore what life is like for the daughters of Poseidon. Not all goes swimmingly when your father is the ruler of the Deep, from learning to protect the realm, to concurring your desires, battling your nature, to discovering what consequences your choices provide, it’s never easy when the blood of gods and humans flows in your veins. Featured Contribut...

    14,57 €

  • Africanization and Americanization Anthology, Volume 1
    Tendai Rinos Mwanaka
    Africanization and Americanization Anthology, Volume 1: Searching for Inter-racial, Interstitial, Inter-sectional, and Interstates meeting spaces, Africa Vs North America, comprises of 107 pieces from 43 poets, 4 essayists, 6 storytellers, and 1 playwright from North America and Africa regions: professors, leading theorists and researchers. The contributors are: Barbara Foley, ...

    43,22 €

  • Have Faith in Massachusetts
    Calvin Coolidge
    'Calvin Coolidge is generally remembered as our most laconic President, to the point that most jokes about him revolve around the silence of ''Silent Cal.'' But the President of Amherst College, while conferring on Coolidge an honorary Doctor of Laws, praised him for teaching the lesson of ''adequate brevity.''Before he went to Washington as Vice President, and then succeeded t...

    17,76 €

  • Lulu’s Library Vol. 3
    Louisa May Alcott
    Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Little Women. In the mid-1860s, Alcott wrote passionate, fiery novels and sensational stories. She also produced wholesome stories for children, and after their positive reception, she did not generally return to creating works for adults. Alcott continued to write until her death. ...

    20,44 €

  • Spring Awakening
    Frank Wedekind
    Set in late-19th century Germany, it concerns teenagers who are discovering the inner and outer tumult of sexuality. The plays performance was threatened with closure when the city’s Commissioner of Licenses claimed that the play was pornographic, due to its portrayal of abortion, homosexuality, rape, child abuse and suicide, but a New York trial court issued an injunction to a...

    17,93 €

  • Scottish Psalter and Paraphrases
    This contains the Scottish Psalter and Scripture Paraphrases, the primary hymnal of the Church of Scotland up through the 19th century. The Church of Scotland is a Presbyterian church, decisively shaped by the Scottish Reformation. ...

    36,31 €

  • Thoughts Out of Season
    Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
    To the reader who knows Nietzsche, who has studied his Zarathustra and understood it, and who, in addition, has digested the works entitled Beyond Good and Evil, The Genealogy of Morals, The Twilight of the Idols, and The Antichrist,- to such a reader everything in this volume will be perfectly clear and comprehensible. ...

    36,77 €

  • Rosicrucian and Masonic Origins
    Manly P. Hall / Manly PHall
    FREEMASONRY is a fraternity within a fraternity-an outer organization concealing an inner brotherhood of the elect. Before it is possible to intelligently discuss the origin of the Craft, it is necessary, therefore, to establish the existence of these two separate yet interdependent orders, the one visible and the other invisible. ...

    14,26 €

  • Prose
    Linda Brooks
    There’s a randomness and whimsy to this collection, and anyone familiar with Linda, will expect exactly that. It is also represented in the cover art—a zentangle, aptly name ‘Goldfish in the Garden’.Prose begins at a nurses’ reunion where the usual entertainments slip away as Pathfinder Robyn astounds the normally unflappable Marilyn and everyone else with a tale as disjointed ...

    21,33 €

  • We Are The Blessings Of Africa
    Dr. Queen Blessing Itua
    'This book is endorsed by the First Lady of Nigeria, Her Excellency, Dr. (Mrs.) Buhari.'We Are The Blessings of Africa is a reawakening call on every African, home and abroad to unite in turning their diversity into a powerful solution for African issues.  When we see ourselves as the blessings of our communities, our attitude about our individual roles changes. We see ourselve...

    23,31 €

  • Ghost Stories
    Zimbell House Publishing
    Ghost Stories features twenty-four short tales by twenty-three new international writers that are sure to make you laugh, cry, and send tingles down your spine. This anthology has something for everyone that entertains the idea that ghosts have unfinished business with the living.Featured Contributors:Brandon T. Madden, Caroline MisnerC. E. Rickard, Christine MeadeErin Darby Ge...

    22,07 €

  • The Man Who Stands in Line
    K.M. Halpern / Kenneth M Halpern
    Killer flies, amorous dinosaurs, angry buildings, and one very large fish --- all in a single volume. THE MAN WHO STANDS IN LINE takes a surreal and humorous view of the usual questions of self, purpose, and society. This quirky collection of flash fiction, vignettes, and poetry is variously absurd, dark, and comic. A monstrous blister, the secret to immortality, and a lost pie...

    7,22 €

  • Tea
    Velina Hasu Houston
    It’s 1968.  Himiko Hamilton struggles in a graceless marriage in a country that is not her own.  Having come from Japan at the end of World War II and landed in a small Kansas town because of her marriage to an American soldier, she is at odds with the culture that she left behind and the one in which she is trying to survive. In the midst of this turmoil is her beautiful mixed...

    31,79 €

  • Venerating the Root
    Sabine Wilms
    This book is a literal translation of the second half of Volume 5 from the Bei Ji Qian Jin Yao Fang 備急千金要方 on pediatrics, composed by Sun Simiao 孫思邈 in the seventh century. It includes the following features: 26 pages of introductory matter and 544 pages of main text. A critical edition of the Chinese text with the literal English translation on opposing pages. Five main se...

    103,27 €

  • Unravelling
    Camilla Joubert
    This new collection of essays, “Unravelling,” covers midlife transitions from the female perspective.Camilla Joubert is a lifestyle coach whose own midlife “unravelling” inspired her to collect stories from real women who had navigated the often-murky midlife experience. Her intention is to connect these stories to other women in midlife so they feel less alone at this time. Th...

    20,00 €

  • Great Expectations
    Charles Dickens
    ***Traditional Character Edition***Great Expectations is hailed as Charles Dickens' masterpiece. A gripping tale of love and loss, aspiration and moral redemption, the story follows the young orphan Xiaomao (Pip) from poverty to a life of unexpected opportunity and wealth. In Part 2, Xiaomao leaves his life of poverty behind to seek his fortunes in Shanghai and win the hear...

    16,48 €

  • A Hint of Crime
    A Hint of Crime, the second anthology from The Bristol Fiction Writers' Group. A collection of shady stories. 24 tales from 12 writers.  Each story contains a touch (some would say a barrowload) of larceny, of chicanery, of downright devilry, daylight robbery, twilight thievery and so much more. All bound together for your eyes to gnaw hungrily upon playing 'seek the c...

    7,79 €

  • Camouflaged Sisters
    Lila Holley
    We see their strong, determined faces in uniform. We see their unceasing exhibition of honor and courage while protecting our country. But there is something we don’t see: victims of the system—the system with the mission to protect all people of America, including its servicemembers.In Camouflaged Sisters: Silent No More, twelve women strip away all comfort and protection to s...

    20,78 €

  • Her Chronicles
    Jai Stone
    Emotional Nudity (TM) is a way of living that starts with one simple act, telling the truth! In the second installment of the Her Chronicles series, another eleven women courageously come together, open up, and share their honest and raw stories of survival, sacrifice, and spiritual awakening.This collection of tales once again takes us back into the deep twisted roots of woman...

    22,05 €

  • The Regenerates II
    An anthology of the collected works of The Regenerates, 12 Southern artists through the eyes of 12 Southern authors, a collection of poetry, fiction, flash fiction, and creative nonfiction that interpret 12 individual visual art shows. 3 ...

    7,08 €

  • New Halem Tales
    Catherine (Cat) Kigerl / Kate E Thompson / L C Mcgee
    'New Halem...I wanted to move there...'   Nestled around a bay at the base of a mountain on the Oregon Coast, New Halem is a strangely exciting place created by a group of writers who live in the Pacific Northwest. Each tale, set in this quirky community, gives a peek into the lives and secrets of its townspeople.      William Cooke, publisher of the FishWrap Bugle, moved to ...

    10,33 €

  • The Ballad of the White Horse
    G K Chesterton
    The Ballad of the White Horse - This is the full text of G K Chesterton's epic poem about King Alfred the great and the battle of Ethandune or Edington in May 878 AD. This edition of Ballad of the White Horse has been heavily annotated with explanatory notes to help the reader get a true insight into the poem's meaning and key characters. Chesterton believed The Balla...

    14,06 €

  • Voodoos and Obeahs
    Joseph J Williams
    Sorcery & Witchcraft in the CaribbeanVoodoos and Obeahs: Phases of West India Witchcraft by the Jesuit anthropologist Joseph J. Williams (1875-1940) offers a careful documentation of the history and ethnography of Voodoo and reveals the connection of both Haitian Voodoo and Jamaican Obeah to snake worship (ophioletreia). In Jamaica, Obeah is the general term to denote those Afr...

    21,57 €

  • Last Resort
    Jill Sanders
    Cassey's life is crazy enough. The last thing she needs is some cocky rich boy trying to destroy her business. Normally immune to these vultures, she finds this brazen hottie especially difficult to refuse. Out to close the deal of a lifetime, Luke won't take no for an answer, and the intoxicating beauty standing in his way isn't going to go down easily. He'll n...

    12,48 €

  • Travelers
    Zimbell House Publishing
    Travelers  features five charming short gypsy tales about fortune tellers, magicians and soothsayers.Featured Contributors:Vanessa Essler CarlsonSammi CoxE.W. FarnsworthandEvelyn M. ZimmerZimbell House is committed to helping writers become quality authors. 3 ...

    8,08 €

  • Camouflaged Sisters
    Lila Holley
    Camouflaged Sisters chronicles the courageous path of fourteen women who overcame various internal and external struggles during their military careers. These veterans give open accounts of how they adapted, achieved work-life balance, relied on their faith, and used mentorship as a vital tool in their success pre- and post-military career.Expect to be inspired by black women w...

    20,65 €

  • Mixed Blessings - Simple Pleasures
    In the hustle and bustle of today’s busy world, it can sometimes be difficult to find time to indulge in life’s simple pleasures. Now, here’s your chance. Inside these pages you’ll find one hundred bite-sized stories, inspirational articles, devotions, and poems, all inspired by ten simple pleasures of life--reading, handcrafts, fishing, shopping, baking, art, and so much more....

    18,38 €

  • Color
    Kenneth A. McClane / Kenneth AMcClane
    In 1991, acclaimed poet Kenneth A. McClane published Walls: Essays, 1985-1990, a volume of essays dealing with life in Harlem, the death of his alcoholic brother, and the complexities of being black and middle-class in America. Now, in Color: Essays on Race, Family, and History, McClane contributes further to his self-described 'autobiographical sojourn' with a second collectio...

    28,20 €

  • The Yellow Wallpaper
    Charlotte Perkins Gilman
    The Yellow Wallpaper (original title: "The Yellow Wall-paper. A Story") is a 6,000-word short story by the American writer Charlotte Perkins Gilman, first published in January 1892 in The New England Magazine. It is regarded as an important early work of American feminist literature, illustrating attitudes in the 19th century toward women's health, both physical and mental....

    5,26 €

  • Reading 5X5
    Meryl Stenhouse
    Five stories, five times    Five science fiction and fantasy themes, each explored five times by five different authors.    Twenty-five great authors demonstrating just how varied and interesting SF&F can be, and how each author's style and approach make all the difference. Contents Contemporary Fantasy Dreaming in Other Colours — Meryl Stenhouse Letters to the Eart...

    13,88 €