Books tagged: cynicism

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The Book of Practical Faith
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Is faith meant only for churchgoers? This concise and eloquent volume offers a vision of a "practical faith" that will benefit anyone regardless of their religious (or irreligious) beliefs. In four lucid steps -- Releasing Guilt, Gathering Trust, Practicing Patience, and Learning Transcendence -- author D. Patrick Miller reveals a path to greater peace, perseverance, and dedication.
Redemption and Ashes, Book Three
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Price: $2.29 USD. Words: 49,230. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ten stories for the lover of experimental literature: a child meets puritanism; a young priest trapped in a false life; middle-aged man & trophy wife escape into a "new life"; a borderline psychotic befriends a female hippy of 15; a young woman looks for rescue in all the wrong places; a gift turns a young man inward; idealism replaced by cynicism; work frustration turns to violent impulses.
100 Questions For God From The Book Of Matthew Verses 1- 8:20
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
If you're interested, I would like to take you on a journey, through the book of Matthew, in the New Testament, in the Holy Bible. If you haven't read any of my books yet, you will be in for a treat, if you're interested in actually studying the Bible, instead of reading it.
The Rain That Bathes the World
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Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The story of a young cynic's struggles with life, told through three vignettes.
In Full Color
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by Bard and Book. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
You couldn't get Sid Cynic to believe anything he didn't see with his own eyes. You can imagine his dismay when cars started relying on computers. As a mechanic with a skeptical bent, there was a lot going on that one couldn't see. Sid Cynic knew that real life happened in full color. The rest was rubbish.
460 Questions For God, From The Book Of Matthew
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 80,070. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / New Testament
If you're interested, I would like to take you on a journey, through the book of Matthew, in the New Testament, in the Holy Bible. If you haven't read any of my books yet, you will be in for a treat, if you're interested in actually studying the Bible, instead of reading it. I highly recommend this book, for any Christian who's interested in studying the book of Matthew or the Gospels.
Paradise Squandered
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Paradise Squandered is the story of Andrew Banks, a recent graduate of Puget Sound Prep and quite possibly the most directionless member of his graduating class. Andrew returns home from a graduation trip to Hawaii and resigns himself to going through the motions of his own life, until he overhears the disturbing truth of his father's death and instantly decides to leave home forever.
Fly Another Day
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Series: Adventures of Powerhouse, Book 2. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 52,210. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A year ago, Dave Johnson flew high as the super-powered crime fighter Powerhouse but lost his powers. Now, a new menace has emerged, leading Dave to gain his powers and once again confront evil as Powerhouse. In this book of new adventures, Dave battles kidnappers, robbers, and even a gang of rampaging robotic lawyers. Get ready for more laughs and more adventure with Seattle's favorite hero.
Chasing Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,470. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A cynical agent is sent back in time to 5th century France, during the rise of Clovis and the Frankish Empire. His mission: to find and eliminate Dr. Barnard Jameson, a rogue scientist, before history can be significantly altered. Finding Bertric, aka Dr. Jameson, was the easy part. Eliminating the smirking, pudgy little scientist proves to be a lot harder than he expected.