Books tagged: allegory

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Adaptation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,410. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
The battle to live in sync with the environment may not be with the planet... A tale of love and other human achievements. Two teenagers of a Rural Tribe are forced to deal with the arrival of Kali, a City Raider. Can she help their home avoid inevitable disaster, or is she the source of it all? ADAPTATION is a philosophy adventure tale dedicated to a new generation of readers.
Renegade: Book 4 in The Oneness Cycle
Series: The Oneness Cycle, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,090. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
After the events in ATTACK, the Oneness returned home in triumph-- All except Reese and Tyler, who remain on the road with the subversive cult leader called Jacob. Jacob's challenge--to lay aside peace for the sword and bring true justice in a world torn apart by evil--haunts Reese, and though all she wants is to go home, it isn't clear anymore who or what "home" is.
The Howling Throne
Price: $8.04 USD. Words: 45,690. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Hidden from man. Ruled by wolves. Watched by gods. This is the Kingdom of Vaal.
Leonardo Who?
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 24,180. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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It started with a discarded portrait that looked strangely familiar. Three art loving truth seekers took it down a road to discovery. They discovered an old hermit and his hidden gallery. An investigation revealed more about the mysterious keeper of the gallery. Then they embarked on an odyssey that was beyond their imaginations. Now 'smashed' to the surface, you may read this great art fantasy.
Pride House: The Quest for Vainglory
Series: The City Allegories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,270. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Young Mr. Pride marries Miss Doubt, grieving his cousin Miss Reason, and soon Doubt persuades Pride to welcome into his house her friends Worry, Tedium, and Confusion. Then, to make matters worse, Pride becomes infatuated with Miss Vainglory and will do anything to win her love. Though Reason could get help from Faith Orchard and her Heavenite family, it might cost the cousins their reputations.
Grace House: The Trial of Obscurity
Series: The City Allegories, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,120. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
If Dignity (formerly Pride) and Reason could only publish their book 'The Pride Story,' God would be glorified and, incidentally, they would make buckets of money. So why is security expert Miss Obscurity sabotaging their efforts? And does Reason’s old friend Bits Bitterly really just want to help her find a path to publication, or does he have hidden motives for spending so much time with her?
Sandhill Street: The Loss of Gentleness
Series: The City Allegories, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,830. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
When a house collapses in his Sandhill Street neighborhood, Dignity has to decide whether to offend his parents, Neglect and Folly, by telling them what really happens to the homeless of the City. But in dealing with Neglect, Folly, and some other disagreeable relatives, Dignity and Reason don’t seem to comprehend how much they need the help of their young friend Gentleness.
Goner House: The Return of Patience
Series: The City Allegories, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,950. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Dignity and Reason have suffered much stress and misery because of their cousin Guiles, his daughter Prevarica, and the rest of the Leasing family. Now Guiles leaves Dignity the responsibility for bankrupt and neglected Founders Grove park, and it will take miracles—and a really good lawyer—to get him out of this.
Violet Skies
Series: Violet Skies, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,790. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Violet Skies is the first book in a YA series of the same name. Each book is a novella, short and easy to read. This is a fresh twist on classic fantasy, but it keeps its essential nature intact. The writing focuses on compelling characters first and appeals to fans and critics of the genre alike. Influences ranging from anime to Zelazny combine in a way familiar yet unique.
Silent Sights. Memoirs from Deep Space.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Silent Sights is a science fiction short story about an alien castaway in space. The story uses abstract art to visually place the story in deep, uncharted regions of outer space.