Books tagged: allegory

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The Flute Player of Sasnak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,610. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010 by TumbleBrush Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
Haim, an itinerant and enigmatic flute player, travels the land of SASNAK with his simple wooden flute, gracing villages and countrysides with hauntingly beautiful music. On his journeys he meets a fascinating array of people, unites with a cherished canine companion, and changes the world view of virtually everyone he encounters. In this unique and engaging tale, you will recognize yourself an
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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.
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
Coming Day
Series: The Seventh World Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,340. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
After rescuing the Gypsies from destruction, the warrior farmers of Pravik have returned home. But peace proves as dangerous as war—confined to the city and surrounded on all sides by enemies, they risk starving to death. When emissaries arrive inviting the Ploughman to form an alliance with the Empire, he has no choice but to respond.
Dominance Games: An Essay on Power A Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Novel....An essay on Power.....Truth floats through gauzy mists. Cynicism is wrapped in soft cloth. There is fear, intimidation, loss. There is ecstasy, the traps of history, of identity, of territory, of belief. There is passion. There is wisdom. There are kills. Histories with long roots, many mothers, unyielding fathers. Mean and lust are tempo. Winners win. Losers do not.
Lust Games: An Essay on Honor A Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cynical chiselers, power hungry bastards,low rent power vacuums. Lust driven temptresses. Besotted clowns. Worlds in flux. Integrity. Victory. Lovers. A muse. Honor; the wicked master. Redemption, the tough and unforgiving act. Lust; the wicked mistress. Legacies. Paradise lost. Happy little gnomes scamper about the rivers and eddies of rancid muses,fallen idols,decrepit absence of godly wonder
The Tinker of Petros
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,780. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
Shelley Ballard’s debut novella is an allegory for the ages in the tradition of Tolkien and Lewis. It will strike a chord in readers’ hearts. The confrontation between Carl and Clovis will sear into their minds for a long time. Readers will never forget how Clovis collects his fee. Or the surprising sacrifice Carl makes to free people’s hearts from the clutches of the evil tinker.
Humanity 03 - Marksman Law
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Mirage is now a hunted Child of Power—the Marksman Law invoked. The humans clamor for retribution for the Humanitarians she killed in protecting her and her mother. A difficult choice lies ahead of her and she must decide if she’ll leave her mother in order to protect her. Can she survive a cruel world alone, and what is it that ties her to Paradise, Florida?
The Giant/The Littlest Goblin - Two Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Will Kenyon presents a small collection of two short stories - The Giant and The Littlest Goblin - science fiction and fantasy tales with unique takes on what it means to love, lead, and - should we need to - find salvation.