Books tagged: parable

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The Jefferson Bible for the 21st Century!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The Bible has many modern versions, carefully translated into modern English. Derivative works almost never get that level of attention. Jefferson's chronological treatment of the Sermon on the Mount, Beatitudes, parables, and Lord's Prayer (and more) has helped many discover the core teachings of the historical Jesus.
The Flower and the Tree
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Flower and the Tree is a fable for all ages, showing that all lifetimes, no matter how "long," are really the same: one. Here a tree, to whom a day is just a tiny sliver of his life, becomes friends with a flower, to whom the day is his whole life, from birth to death.
The Chamberlain Negotiation Principles: A Tale of Five Must Know Negotiation Tenets and the Insight Behind the Principles to Help You Succeed
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,630. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales
This poignant business fable explores the impact that five negotiation tenets have on the lives of a struggling young salesman that takes on an elderly subway dweller as his mentor. By weaving negotiation tenets through the story & offering in-depth analysis of the concepts offered in the fable, this book becomes a creative negotiation resource that will touch your heart and challenge your mind.
The Golden Key
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Price: Free! Words: 43,380. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
In the dark of night, the Servant Girl is summoned to the Throne Room of the King where she is gifted with the mysterious Golden Key. With her Companion, she will unlock doors of discovery and journey to 'great' and 'unsearchable' places. Her story is a parable of prayer inspired by the sermons of Charles H. Spurgeon and expanded upon in the second half of this life-changing little book.
Leviathan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
The day Leviathan, Serpent of the Heavens, sent Death to collect Beauty's soul, the vengeful Hero is swayed to confront God himself and demand payment for the wrong done. A parable of modern man's response to the guilt and pain of death, Leviathan is an old story but retold.
The Boy Who Drew In The Mud and other parables
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Price: Free! Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
A collection of short parables and poems, each with a purpose to purvey an overarching moral. For those who love Aesop's Fables and Grimm's Fairy Tales, these original stories continue the aged tradition of meaningful stories for both the young and old.
Dictionary of Biblical Symbolism
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010 by Inhousepress. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
For more than 2000 years, over 3300 Hebrew and/or Ancient Greek words in the Bible remained not translated. By providing the translation and often the symbolic meaning of the “missing” words, the author gives us the opportunity to finally understand the real meaning of the teaching of Moses, the Prophets, Jesus and the Evangelists. The Method of Application shows us how.
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
Feallengod: The Conflict in the Heavenlies
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Price: Free! Words: 100,450. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Domen, cast upon the island Feallengod, schemes against King Ecealdor—unable to vanquish the distant monarch, he sets out to destroy the people the king loves. As the suffering roils, Ecealdor seems disinterested, the tokens of his love becoming hollow idols. Thereby the battle rages, men and women are drawn into choosing sides, and the islanders await some end to the tragedy that engulfs them.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.