Books tagged: allegorical

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Pumice Seed
Price: Free! Words: 102,540. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pumice Seed follows a troubled character who has developed figments of his imagination he thought were crushed long ago. Ultimately they have reappeared to torment, confuse, tempt and unleash his rage. Careful decisions must be made throughout, as to side with one of his inner demons angers another.
Lord of the Flies by William Golding: A Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 18. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Want to understand the characters, themes and be able to develop your own ideas about the book? 80 in-depth questions guide the reader to a deeper understanding of the novel. I Also included a vocabulary activity through using the exercise which picks out key words from the texts for definition a literary terms activity two graphics (plot and character perspectives)
Gateway to Astria - Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 45,120. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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When Astria, a distant planet makes it's way into earth's course and collides, nobody is ready. A young girl, Natalia Earhart, must pursue a cult of humans looking to to start a war before it is too late.
When Rosa Come Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,410. Language: Australian English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When they open the door for their wayward daughter, Rosa's parents are not prepared for who else turns up at the Ambrosio family vineyard. Borrowing elements of literary fantasy, magic realism and vintage storytelling, this contemporary novel is unashamedly whimsical, allegorical, frivolous and thought-provoking.
The Pilgrim’s Progress Companion (Includes Study Guide, Historical Context, and Character Index)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 111. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Religious
John Bunyan’s “The Pilgrim’s Progress” is one of the greatest allegories ever written. One of the worlds great classics. The fact that it is a classic doesn’t mean every reader will breeze through it with no problem at all. If you need just a little more help with Bunyan’s classic, then let BookCaps help with this simplified study guide! This book contains a comprehension study of Bunyan’s class
The Big Rock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
The Big Rock is an allegorical children's story about a boy named Roy, greed, and a big rock that threatens to crush Roy's village.
The Cost of an Orange
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2013 by Candle Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / General
A one-room schoolhouse. A modern courthouse. Two very different settings. One important theme. From the author of "Little Brown Sparrow" and "Christmas Mice" comes another pair of inspirational short stories. Call them parables if you will, for both very clearly illustrate the redemptive work of Christ.
Love Can Be Scary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
From the demented mind of OJ Wolfsmasher comes a molotov cocktail of a love story destined to not ever wind up on the same bookshelf as any book from Nicholas Sparks. It will either make you reconsider what you think about everything, or just make you angry. You won't find out until you read it.
Shinar 54
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 167,180. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The final battle looms between utopian perfectionism on the left and brutal ultra-conservatism on the right. Trapped in this war of unyielding and opposing ideologies, mankind teeters on the precipice of annihilation. Two young men heroically step to the brink and stare death in the face.
The Pit 2: The Boy Who Lived In A Pit
Series: The Pit, Series I - Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,320. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A teen celebrity's search for meaning in life is told by two parallel stories running alongside each other, one set in the 'real world,' and an allegorical story about a young boy who grows up living in a pit which symbolizes the unique and different world he grows up in. As he becomes a young adult and the dream life he's living starts coming to an end, he begins to seek greater meaning in life.