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Wandering Realities: Mormonish Short Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,150. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
"Wandering Realities gathers together much of the Mormon-themed short fiction of perhaps Mormondom's best living writer," says Michael Austin. Peck's highly imaginative stories run the gamut from Mormons reverting to a medieval society on Mars to a bishop who is killing the neighborhood dogs. These stories not only entertain and delight, but they challenge and provoke as well.
Jezus Barabasz
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 23,360. Language: Polish. Published: July 26, 2015 by Paweł Pollak. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Powieść religioznawcza szwedzkiego pisarza ateisty, powstała w 1928 r., w przekładzie Pawła Pollaka. Gustav Mauritz Jägerstam odkrywa, że w poprzednim wcieleniu był Żydem współczesnym Jezusowi. Pracuje u swego wuja Kajfasza jako tłumacz, dzięki czemu jest świadkiem wydarzeń znanych powszechnie z Ewangelii. Tyle że ich przebieg jest nieco inny...
Genesis Series: Third Book of Melchizedek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,080. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
This series of books is a novelized version of the stories told in the Book of Genesis as well as the Book of Jubilees and the Book of Enoch. These stories make up the history of the human race from the Abrahamic traditions. Book 3 covers the period from the just after the flood to the confusion of tongues.
Revelation Series: Hidden Treasures of Mt. Ebal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,240. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
The first book of this End Times trilogy, that is unlike anything ever written before, begins the story at a future date when peace has finally come to Jerusalem and a group of Archeologist discovering a cave on Mt. Ebal. As the gather to revel the full extent of their discovery to the scientific community, the world thrust in sudden chaos when millions of people suddenly disappear the Earth.
Tom Garraty's Zoo
Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(4.00 from 1 review)
The local man of wealth buys a crumbling mansion and fills it with religious nuts to see what happens when the cameras run.
Dominating the Demon Within
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,990. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
In the Three Lands, Angels and Demons can inhabit human hosts, should the host accept them. Angels are revered, while Demons are killed onsite. So when the Angel Aturah the Wise asks to travel with one of the last remaining magic users in the Three Lands, Grammard Poske can’t refuse. Soon into their journey, Grammard is abducted by a group of Demons...
The Prayer Rug
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,730. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Powerfully emotional, The Prayer Rug is a story of strength, faith and resilience. Reem, a wife and mother of two, is caught in Iraq after the invasion of US Forces. What began as a future full of hope slowly begins to unravel before her eyes. As the original effort to remove a tyrannical dictator degrades into civil war, it engulfs everyone and everything around her.
The Ivory House - The Days of Elijah
Series: Three Prophets, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,280. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Prophet Elijah saves the widow of Zarephath's son, Yashar, who follows Elijah to Mt. Carmel and, later, to Jezreel. There, Yashar works in Naboth's vineyard, falls in love with Naboth’s family and hopes to learn the art of making wine. Though he witnesses miracles and plans to live in Jezreel forever, Yashar is forced to change his plans after Naboth’s brutal murder at the hands of Jezebel.
Transitions
Series: Free Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Each day we find ourselves in a state of imbalance in a world of impermanence, These new traditional Buddhist-inspired stories talk about various ways to right ourselves when there is no ground under us.
St. John's Ancients
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(4.00 from 1 review)
"St. John's Ancients" is a short story by Kevin McMahon which touches on themes of aging, gods, and gentrification. Two ancient men play chess in the park and are soon visited by two gods jealous of the attention they have gained from a goddess.
La verità dei vinti
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: Italian. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Lucifero e i suoi fedeli compagni vengono condannati da Dio a causa della loro superbia e malvagità e fatti precipitare negli abissi infernali; questa è la storia che tutti noi conosciamo ma potrebbe non essere quello che realmente è successo: esiste sempre il rovescio della medaglia, quella verità dei vinti che nessuno vuole ascoltare, specialmente i vincitori, ma che a volte riserva delle...
Eyes of the Virgin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,130. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
The eyes of the Virgin Mother gaze out of the piece of stained glass, their expression wise and protective. From time to time, the Virgin "blinks," and words appear in the glass-cryptic prophecies which the Vatican decodes and discloses, carefully. There are those outside the Church who believe that Mary's words will lead them to untold wealth and earthly power.
Annu
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 256,860. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Literature » Literary
On a South Pacific island during the last decades of the twentieth century, indigenes, migrant workers and European managers struggle to understand and define themselves and their place in the incomprehensible world shaped by the Van Island Palm Oil Development Company
The Moon & the Luckchaser
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 164,610. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Ecological disaster hangs over their kind. They know it, they know how to avoid it. But, they're busy. Wealth-quest, politics and stubborn religions distract them. The era? Sixty-four million years ago. Astil, a "luckchaser" bred to mischief, and Diotomo, archeologist and poetess, each sees their peril but from conflicting views.
Hail Mary: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Bill just can't stay away. Every day he opens the doors, walks down the aisle, and lights his candle. Then he talks to her. Does she hear him? Will she talk back? He's not sure, but he knows one thing. He'll wait until she does.
The Temple
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Easier by far to smile and agree / To fabricate and nod / Than declare oneself sovereign and free / From a manufactured god / But it’s stood the test of man and time / The pinnacle of reason, rhyme / The greater height - the harder climb
The Devil's Apology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
the devil's apology is a short story of epic proportions. in this fantasy/satire tale, the devil gives us an account of what really happened between him and god, why they came to be at odds and the battles they fought thereafter. he reveals the uprising of the angels forces and his own and describes the weapons they used against each other. who will you believe? who will you side with?
Jesus Youth Prayer
Price: Free! Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Seven steps prayer format inspired by the traditional patterns of community prayers in the Church.
The one who stood against Shiva and other stories
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
What did Bhisma had to say about Krishna before the Mahabharata war? Why did Shiva get defeated by hands of a child? Do you know what the snake mother had to teach before the Gods were born? Read these and three more classic moments from Indian mythology and one special bonus story about Hanuman from Thai Ramayana in my upcoming story digest.
I Can Do Anything
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Connor Anthony Michael Holbook is an autistic twenty-four year old who, works stuffing envelopes for an Atlanta insurance company, knows all the Zip Codes used by the United States and its territories, is a tea connoisseur, loves to read, is searching for God, and is now writing a book to prove that he can do anything!