Books tagged: parable

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Escape (The Prisoner and the Sun #1)
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Series: The Prisoner and the Sun. Price: Free! Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Young Iliff believes his prison world to be all there is. But when a stranger tells him the fantastic tale of a long-ago escapee, Iliff resolves to learn the truth. Thus begins his quest to find the Sun. But to get there he must first venture beyond the very walls he is charged with upholding and into realms deep and dark, where fearsome creatures lurk.
The Seven Gifts
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011 by 7-books.net. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A young boy's rite of passage begins in a small room at the top of a tower stood alone at the end of a long, lonely windswept beach - far from any world that you or I could dream to know. Seven dusty old books, never once read in the aeons since they were written, take him on a wild, mystical ride through worlds that only he can see, and fears that only he can sense, for a reason only he can find.
The Eden Effect
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Price: Free! Words: 20,930. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Eve Adams is envious. She has raised her family and watched her children become successful. She has also been a top drawer wife to George. But, in her heart of hearts, Eve always wanted something more than the life of a homemaker. In The Eden Effect, Eve gets a second chance.
The Hidden Crystal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Sarac, a young student magician is beaten and cast aside when Alena, a priestess he loves is captured and carried off to sea by Naga, an evil sorcerer who destroys Sarac's village in search of the Crystal of Fire. Sarac vows to rescue Alena and recover the four Crystals of Power, but wonders if he can do it in time before his planet is destroyed.
The Bible Is a Parable: A Middle Ground Between Science and Religion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 194,610. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Is the Bible more than just stories intended for literal interpretation? Is it instead a collection of parables, designed to convey wisdom through the ages? This learned and thoroughly researched book is not an attack on either the Bible, Christianity or faith, but rather an invitation to join a biblical scholar and believer on a reading tour through the Bible with an open heart and mind.
Dogwalking
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A man, his dog, and an important lesson in civics... With monsters.
A Lost Parable
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
A Lost Parable is a treasure map rich with clues to the greatest wealth that man can possess. This beautiful, sensitive story leads us to a greater understanding of ourselves. It proves to be a source of enlightenment to all who read it. The parable teaches us that the opportunity for true spiritual growth is eternal. Here is a story that will provide new insights with every reading.
Meditation: A Definitive Study
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
William A. LePar illuminates meditation's life-enhancing potential and discusses its application throughout man's history in this valuable book. Mr. LePar exposes the fallacies of some approaches to meditation and dispels common myths that surround it. His unique approach to this often misunderstood aid to personal growth is sure to fascinate as well as educate the reader.
A Sword for the King
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Family
There’s magic in the sword on the wall. Eight-year-old William is sure of it. From pommel to point, the broad blade is filled with images both wonderful and frightening. To William, these stories etched in steel speak of mystery and danger, but such words don’t even begin to tell the truth of what’s really written on this King's sword.
Boy Soldier
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Price: Free! Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Like most boys in the kingdom, Joshua dreams of being called to battle for his King. But when the call comes, will his own pride and vanity lead him off the path to the city? Boy Soldier is a picture of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, how it crushes our foolish notions about what God wants from his people, and how it leads us to freedom. But it's also the adventure of a boy and his mule.