Non Fiction

Non-fiction is an account or representation of a subject which is presented as fact. This presentation may be accurate or not; that is, it can give either a true or a false account of the subject in question. However, it is generally assumed that the authors of such accounts believe them to be truthful at the time of their composition. Note that reporting the beliefs of others in a nonfiction format is not necessarily an endorsement of the ultimate veracity of those beliefs, it is simply saying that it is true that people believe that (for such topics as mythology, religion). Non-fiction can a ...more

New Releases Tagged "Non Fiction"


  • Following Jesus by Melanie Karis
    Following Jesus: In 181 Scenes
    Release date: Apr 30, 2015
    Have you ever wondered when and where Jesus was after the calling of His first four apostles? And which of the four Gospel writers wrote about the eve…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 16 - Jul 20, 2015
    10 copies available, 255 people requesting
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  • 101 Answers for New Teachers and Their Mentors by Annette Breaux
    101 Answers for New Teachers and Their Mentors: Effective Teaching Tips for Daily Classroom Use
    Release date: Apr 24, 2015
    Now in its third edition, this bestseller has remained popular, relevant, and a must-read for new teachers, mentors, administrators, and staff develop…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 01 - Jul 31, 2015
    5 copies available, 285 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Anxiety Code by Roger Di Pietro
    The Anxiety Code: Deciphering the Purposes of Neurotic Anxiety
    Generalized anxiety disorder is also known as neurotic anxiety. This book focuses on personality characteristics that may generate and maintain anxiet…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 06 - Aug 01, 2015
    1 copy available, 1284 people requesting
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    Quotes Tagged "Non Fiction"

    David Foster Wallace real life I always seem to have a hard time winding up a conversation or asking somebody to leave, and sometimes the moment becomes so delicate and fraught with social complexity that I'll get overwhelmed trying to sort out all the different possible ways of saying it and all the different implications of each option and will just sort of blank out and do it totally straight -- 'I want to terminate the conversation and not have you be in my apartment anymore' -- which evidently makes me lo ...more
    ― David Foster Wallace, Consider the Lobster and Other Essays

    Jonathan Safran Foer
    Not responding is a response - we are equally responsible for what we don't do.
    ― Jonathan Safran Foer, Eating Animals

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    Jerrel C. Thomas' Christian Albooms Club This is a place where all are welcome. Christians of all faiths of interdenominational. We can a…more

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    Writing Tagged "Non Fiction"

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