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Category "Literature"

Where to buy religious books

Where to buy religious books

Religious books are generally books held as sacred by different religions, detailing different supernatural and/or ethical stories. These holy books provide great spiritual guidance for billions of people around the world. However, there are also several informative books about religion and several books which attack religion. In this article, I will detail where you can buy such books.
Top five memory books

Top five memory books

With the trend of tracing your family tree becoming increasingly popular in recent times, many people are discovering just how difficult it is to find documents relating to their ancestors. With that in mind, to make the process a little easier for generations to come, many people are choosing to record their details in memory journals or books. Here, we will be looking at five of the best.
The Booksellers Association: The facts

The Booksellers Association: The facts

Bookselling has become a threatened occupation in twenty-first century Britain. Booksellers Association have been formed in most countries in the world to establish professional standards for bookshop owners. These bookshops have become threatened with extinction, but booksellers have regrouped on the Internet and formed a Booksellers Association. This article provides you with an overview of the Booksellers Association.
Books-A-Million: The facts

Books-A-Million: The facts

Books-A-Million ranks among the premier book stores in the United States with their exclusive site offering customers the chance to buy not only books and magazines, but also digital books and discount movies. As the name would imply, it specialises in a huge selection of books and offers customers a loyalty scheme that results in significant savings.
The facts about The Book of Lists

The facts about The Book of Lists

The Book of Lists is a series of compendium books compiled by David Wallechinsky, Irving Wallace and Amy Wallace. The series covers a wealth of random trivia in the form of lists, including topics such as famous events that happened in the bathtub and facts about well-known horror authors. The format has been widely copied, even by the American author Michael Lomonico in his The Shakespeare Book of Lists.
A review of "What to Eat" by Marion Nestle

A review of "What to Eat" by Marion Nestle

Marion Nestle is Paulette Goddard Professor in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health. Nestle is also a Visiting Professor of Nutritional Sciences at Cornell and Professor of Sociology at NYU. She received both a Ph.D. in molecular biology as well as an M.P.H. in public health nutrition from the University of California, Berkeley. This article is a review of her 2006 book "What to Eat".
Book Review: The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks

Book Review: The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks

'The Wasp Factory' was the debut novel from Scottish writer Iain Banks, who has since enjoyed a successful career both in fiction and science fiction, and is one of Scotland's most important contemporary novelists. The book deals primarily with control and abuse and continues to shock with its portrayal of violence.
How to write for "Twisting the Hellmouth"

How to write for "Twisting the Hellmouth"

"Twisting the Hellmouth" is a website dedicated to fan-fiction stories relating to a number of popular television series. Primarily featuring stories based on "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and "Angel", the site also features work related to a number of other pop culture hits. Here is a guide to all that you will need to know in order to write for this successful website.
Anthem by Ayn Rand: A review

Anthem by Ayn Rand: A review

This review looks at Ayn Rand's seminal work, Anthem, and examines the background, themes and the pros and cons of this work. Anthem was considered a forerunner to Ayn Rand's later work and philosophy.
An introduction to Barnes and Noble UK

An introduction to Barnes and Noble UK

If you are a fan of books of any type, chances are that you have heard of Barnes and Noble. The bookstore has branched out ever since its founding long ago. This article will discuss the many items that can be purchased at their book store, or for that matter, their eBook store which is unsurprisingly not only limited to text publications.
A guide to writing a song for someone

A guide to writing a song for someone

The history of songwriting stretches back many years at least 60 to 100,000 years ago. Whether songs became spoke speech or after is up for debate, but what is certain is that it is one of the earliest forms of communication. Writing songs for people is an old tradition also, perhaps beginning with songs honouring leaders or loved ones. To create your own song for someone can be a way of expressing how you feel.
A biography of Mike Bennett

A biography of Mike Bennett

Michael Bennett is of Maori and Te Arawa descent. He is a New Zealand writer/director for film and television. Bennett was born on 5 November 1964 in Reefton. His partner is Jane Holland who is a costume designer for feature films. Bennett and Holland have three children. Mike Bennett trained at the Australian Film and Television School which is located in Sidney, Australia. This article provides a biography of Mike Bennett.
Review: Leadership Secrets of Attila the Hun

Review: Leadership Secrets of Attila the Hun

In Leadership Secrets of Attila the Hun, Wess Roberts dissects Attila's leadership style with historical precision. The book is well-researched and pays great attention to the personal leadership qualities displayed by Attila and his relationships with subordinates.However, it is not always evident that Attila's leadership style has lessons for a different age, where power is exercised differently.
A guide to selling books online

A guide to selling books online

Online selling is a popular business these days, and books are no exception to this. You might wish to sell books as an occasional or professional seller on Amazon, a straight-forward option as long as you meet Amazon's standards. You may wish to establish your own book-selling website, but to do this, you need to be well-prepared and be a professional and this article will thus provide you with a guide to do so.
Where to sell used books online

Where to sell used books online

If you are looking to make some extra cash for your used books, the Internet offers a world of opportunity to sell your books. Depending on the condition and edition of the book, you could make a good profit from unwanted books and used textbooks.