Books tagged: parable

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The Miracle of Good Seed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 630. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Apple seeds from an old tree learn how to become good so that they will grow and become strong apple trees.
The Ugly Duckling In Modern English (Translated)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 119. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Hans Christian Andersen fairytales are magical; but how do you get kids excited about the stories when most translations were written over 100 years ago in a dated English? This is a retelling of one of Anderson’s most beloved stories: The Ugly Duckling. This book is also available as a larger anthology with even more Andersen stories. KidLit-o is a new publishing house just for kids! From reim
Bertie's Quest for the Perfect Pearl
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Series: Pocket Sized Parables, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Parbar Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / General
Bertie Brundle is a very rich man. He has everything anyone could want – but his special passion is his collection of costly pearls, and when he discovers the Lost Pearl of Kullimoor in a junk shop, his life is turned upside down... Bertie’s Quest for the Perfect Pearl is a children’s contemporary story based on the parable: The Pearl of Great Price.
End Days
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
End Days is a short story depicting the preliminary stages of societal decay we are currently in and how we as people foolishly worry about the world ending rather than us ending the (our) world.
Framework
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Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Art imitates life. Is it fiction or nonfiction? How does a society respond to a threat to its way of life?
The Peacock
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Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
A fable for readers of all ages, the peacock tells the story of a two girls encountering unusual animals in their backyard.
The Quickening: Book #4 in Bright Star Journals
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Action & Adventure
In book 4 of The Bright Star Journals, Heather and Edward Fillingston continue their adventures in Logoland with their Cousin Mercy Smithton through an attic window that is the portal for the continuing adventures. This is an allegorical book for children for reading aloud, for adventure, for learning about truth, and for what real courage means.
User Pays
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Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What if we took our political leaders' rhetoric seriously? What if we implemented their dodgy policies in real life? In this chilling parable, the User Pays doctrine is examined as applied to a typical Australian family.
A Story About a Man and a Dog
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
"Sweet my love, I want to tell you a story about a man and a dog..." A story-teller weaves a whimsical tale of canine devotion for an argumentative audience.
Religiopolitan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,910. Language: British English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education
We prefer some flavours of Neapolitan ice cream to others but at the end of the day, they all look to cool and sweeten our tongues. Flavours are just personal preference. We accept this and would certainly not harm others because of it! Why can we not apply this attitude to religion? This book therefore looks to spread understanding and peace through religious coexistence and understanding.