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Rabash--The Social Writings

by Rabbi Baruch Ashlag Bnei Baruch, Laitman Kabbalah (August 01, 2011)

Rav Baruch Shalom HaLevi Ashlag (Rabash), a student of his father, Rav Yehuda Leib HaLevi Ashlag, author of the Sulam (Ladder) commentary on The Book of Zohar, played a remarkable role in the history of Kabbalah....


Ralph Waldo Emerson on Self-Reliance

by Ralph Waldo Emerson Skyhorse (July 01, 2014)

Ralph Waldo Emerson was one of the great minds of the mid-nineteenth century. His thoughts and views led the Transcendentalist movement, and his writings—especially Self-Reliance—taught people to “trust thyself”...


Celtic Fairy Tales

by Joseph Jacobs & John D. Batten Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

Originally published in 1892, this beautifully written collection of Celtic fairy tales is bound to enrapture. Filled to the brim with, as Joseph Jacob says, “both the best, and the best known folk-tales of...


When I Am Older

by A Collection by Young Authors & Sylvain Fortier Domnizelles Publications Inc. (February 09, 2014)

Childhood dreams and beliefs are sometimes forgotten, but they are always real.

What were yours? What are yours?

Here is an sample of what our authors had to share:

When I am older, I want to be a great dad, like...


Marking Humanity: Stories, Poems, & Essays by Holocaust Survivors

by Shlomit Editor Kriger Soul Inscriptions Press (September 25, 2013)

Imagine sitting across from a member of the German Secret State Police and negotiating with him to allow for the release of Jewish youngsters and for the establishment of a Jewish school. What can a teenager...


Forays of the Heart

by Keysar Trad eBookIt.com (March 22, 2013)

This small book renders the forays of the human heart into poetic journeys. The journeys of a serious man who has dedicated his life to help humanity, and the distractions of love that come his way. The poems...


Japanese Fairy Tales: Illustrated Edition

by Yei Theodora Ozaki eBookIt.com (March 10, 2013)

First published in 1908, this is a book of "beautiful legends and fairy tales of Japan" that were collected, translated and retold by the author, Yei Theodora Ozaki, who states: "...in telling them I have also...


The Tales of an Enchanted Twelve

by H.L. Jd Dowless eBookIt.com (January 10, 2013)

This work is a collection of twelve fantasy/horror short stories, like few that are written this day and time. Read at your own risk!


The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

by L. Frank Baum eBookIt.com (March 14, 2013)

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, timeless childrens classic by L. Frank Baum now available with incredible illustrations by Christian J. Meesey.


Popol Vuh: The Mayan Book of the Dawn of Life

by Dennis Tedlock eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

Popol Vuh, the Quiché Mayan book of creation is not only the most important text in the native language of the Americas, it is also an extraordinary document of the human imagination. It begins with the deeds...


Rita Royale 2 (The Beach House)

by Terry Jd Anderson eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The year 2021. Major Royale has been posted to Sidney as the new Liaison Officer, as the war for Canada slowly winds down.

Although the war may have been won, the battles continue....


Revelations: The Best Poetry of Jean Arthur Jones Over The Years

by Jean Arthur Jones & Bruce Whealton eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

This collection of 44 poems, by Jean Arthur Jones, is edited and published by Bruce Whealton. It reflects the editor's personal impression of what are the best poems of the many that have been written by Mr....


The Personals

by Brian O’Connell HarperCollins (October 03, 2019)

The Personals reveals how classified ads are not just a few commercial lines of text in print or online – they can be a treasure trove of fascinating human stories; stories of love, loss, loneliness, redemption...


Essays in Biography

by Joseph Epstein Axios Press (September 14, 2012)

Who is the greatest living essayist writing in English? Unquestionably Joseph Epstein. Epstein is penetrating. He is witty. He has a magic touch with words, that hard to define but immediately recognizable quality...


We've Been Here All Along: Autistics Over 35 Speak Out in Poetry and Prose

by Rachel Inc. Cohen-Rottenberg Rachel B. Cohen-Rottenberg (February 21, 2013)

This new anthology showcases the work of autistic writers throughout the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Australia.


Password: SeniorMoment

by Patricia Inc. Bunin & Kent Shocknek Star Creek Entertainment (February 21, 2013)

"Password: SeniorMoment" is based on Patricia Bunin's weekly "Senior Moments" column published in the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Whittier Daily News, Redlands Daily Facts, Pasadena Star-News, San Bernardino...


Magic, Monsters, and Make-Believe Heroes

by Douglas E. Cowan University of California Press (February 26, 2019)

Magic, Monsters, and Make-Believe Heroes looks at fantasy film, television, and participative culture as evidence of our ongoing need for a mythic vision—for stories larger than ourselves into which we write...


Common People

by Kit de Waal, Louise Doughty, Lisa McInerney & Cathy Rentzenbrink et al. Unbound (May 01, 2019)

Working-class stories are not always tales of the underprivileged and dispossessed.

Common People is a collection of essays, poems and memoir written in celebration, not apology: these are narratives rich in...


For the Love of Books

by Graham Tarrant Skyhorse (June 18, 2019)

A light-hearted book about books and the people who write them for all lovers of literature.

Do you know:

  • Which famous author died of caffeine poisoning?
  • Why Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland was banned in China?...

  • Letters to President Obama

    by Josephine A.V. Allen, Donald R. Deskins, Sherman Puckett & Hanes Walton Skyhorse (April 14, 2009)

    This collection, which will total between 300 and 500 letters from Americans of all walks of life, will become an important piece of history as it describes the variety of feelings and emotions of Americans...


    Jane Austen on Love and Romance

    by Jane Austen & Constance Moore Skyhorse (November 07, 2011)

    Jane Austen left an indelible mark on the world of literature. Her novels set a benchmark for her era and have entranced readers ever since. In Jane Austen on Love and Romance, Constance Moore proves how well...


    Beckett Remembering/Remembering Beckett

    by Samuel Beckett, James Knowlson & Elizabeth Knowlson Arcade (January 02, 2014)

    In life, Beckett was notoriously reticent, preferring to let his work speak for itself. In the first half of this collection, he reveals many of his inner thoughts and honest opinions about his life, writing,...


    The Monkey Grammarian

    by Octavio Paz, Helen R. Lane & Ilan Stavans Arcade (July 04, 2017)

    Nobel Prize–winner Octavio Paz offers a dazzling mind journey to the sources of poetry. Poet, diplomat, writer, philosopher, hailed as an “intellectual literary one-man band” by the New York Times Book...


    In Other Words

    by Goenawan Mohamad & Jennifer Lindsay Arcade (May 16, 2017)

    A wide-ranging and beautiful collection of essays from one of world literature’s most important writers.

    Goenawan Mohamad is one of Indonesia’s foremost public intellectuals, and this translated volume of...


    Strange and Obscure Stories of Washington, DC

    by Rowland, Tim Skyhorse (March 20, 2018)

    Strange and Obscure Stories of Washington, DC is a collection of wild but true tales about our nation’s capital. Starting in the early days of the republic and reaching into modern times, the book recounts...


    What My Mother and I Don't Talk About

    by Michele Filgate Simon & Schuster (April 30, 2019)

    *Most Anticipated Reads of 2019 by Publishers Weekly, BuzzFeed, The Rumpus, Lit Hub, The Week, and Elle.com*

    Fifteen brilliant writers explore what we don’t talk to our mothers about, and how it affects us,...


    Dear Scott, Dearest Zelda

    by Zelda Fitzgerald, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Jackson R. Bryer & Cathy W. Barks et al. Scribner (July 23, 2019)

    “Pure and lovely…to read Zelda’s letters is to fall in love with her.” —The Washington Post

    Edited by renowned Jackson R. Bryer and Cathy W. Barks, with an introduction by Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald's...


    In the Shadow of King Saul

    by Jerome Charyn Bellevue Literary Press (August 28, 2018)

    MAJOR WRITER ON MAJOR WRITERS: In the New York Review of Books, Joyce Carol Oates expressed her admiration for her equally prolific contemporary: ?Among [Jerome] Charyn?s writerly gifts is a dazzling energy....


    My Caesarean

    by Amanda Fields & Rachel Moritz The Experiment (April 30, 2019)

    Twenty-one vivid, moving essays on caesarean birth

    “No one talks about C-sections as surgery,” writes SooJin Pate. “They talk about it as if it’s just another way—albeit more convenient way—of giving...


    Something to Declare

    by Julia Alvarez Algonquin Books (August 01, 1998)

    “Julia Alvarez has suitcases full of history (public and private), trunks full of insights into what  it means to be a Latina in the United States,  bags full of literary wisdom.” —Los Angeles Times

    ...


    The Best of the Bellevue Literary Review

    by Danielle Ofri & Sherwin B. Nuland Bellevue Literary Press (February 01, 2008)

    The Best of the BLR will include pieces by Rick Moody, David Lehman, Abraham Verghese, Floyd Skloot, Julia Alvarez, Rafael Campo, Rachel Hadas, Caroline Leavitt, Hollis Seamon, David Watts, Alicia Ostriker,...


    Boone's Dock Review 1.2

    by Various Boone's Authors & Anthony Sovak Boone's Dock Press LLC (February 21, 2013)

    Boone's Dock Review (1.2) is a literary review including short stories and poetry from various authors. The Spring 2012 issue brings together experimental and traditional talent from across the United States....


    The Fevers of Reason

    by Gerald Weissmann Bellevue Literary Press (March 13, 2018)

    “Oliver Sacks, Richard Selzer, Lewis Thomas . . . Weissmann is in this noble tradition.” —Los Angeles Times

    “[Weissmann] is a man of wide culture, a captivating and graceful writer.” —New Yorker

    “[Weissmann]...


    Robert Browning on Love

    by Stephen Brennan Skyhorse (February 09, 2016)

    The love affair between Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett is one of the Victorian era’s most famous romances. It was one of passions, tragedy, illness, and ultimately, endurance.

    The beginning of their...


    I-Tombs & Coffins In the Cloud

    by Bala Subramanian eBookIt.com (October 02, 2015)

    Your handbook to immortality


    Boone's Dock Review 1.1

    by Boone's Dock Press & Nancy Scuri Boone's Dock Press LLC (February 21, 2013)

    The first e-issue of Boone's Dock Review is a collection of short fiction by new talent on the literary scene, edited by Nancy Scuri. Authors in this issue include Brian Callaghan, Bobby Kvrgic, Anna Falcone,...