Books tagged: allegory

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Dragons' Truth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,840. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2009 by Modern Evil Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Dragons’ Truth is not just the coming-of-age story of a boy who meets a dragon and the way the dragon’s teachings change his life, but also represents a sort of allegory about some of the problems with the separation of the common man from higher education and the world of academia. It is suitable for young readers as well as adults.
Burning Light
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Series: The Seventh World Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,740. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2009. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
After five hundred years of oppression, the Seventh World is beginning to wake to the realities of the unseen world behind their own. The rise of the Gifted, young men and women with uncommon abilities, portends the coming of the King of ancient days, but evil is also waking. Aware that their control is beginning to slip, the Order of the Spider sets out to convert the Gifted or destroy them.
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.
The Vast and Gruesome Clutch of Our Law
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,120. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The world is in the grip of a large catastrophe. In this post apocalyptic novel, Edward Kingston lives in a small community which has barely survived the long cruel winter. But when Dean arrives in town hope returns to the little town and he seems to have a magical effect on their lives. But Dean is being tracked by a large foreign military power and the town is in trouble for taking him in.
The Road
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Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
The Road is a Short Allegory. Like all of us, Chris is walking on the Road. The Road is a metaphor for life. He loses his parents, but he finds friends. The Road is easy and comfortable, but Chris can hear the mountains calling to him and he is curious about the secrets held there. Chineka feeds this curiosity and they eventually strike off into the wild lands.
The Making of a Prince: book one of the Portance Dynasty - (a parable)
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Series: The Portance Dynasty, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 27,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Life is often harsh, and bad things happen to innocent people. And while a child's abduction might not shock life's seasoned travelers, this case was far beyond the typical crime. Some believe there are forces at work beyond those we can analyze and quantify. They say there is meaning, and purpose in the universe. Because of the things revealed as I followed this story, I'm inclined to agree.
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.
The Road Small Group Version
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
The Road is a Short Allegory. Like all of us, Chris is walking on the Road. He loses his parents, but he finds friends. The Road is easy and comfortable, but Chris can hear the mountains calling to him and he is curious. Chineka feeds this curiosity and they eventually strike off into the wild lands. This version has Small Group Discussion points and ideas at the end of the story