Books tagged: allegory

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The Parables of Jesus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,270. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / New Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts
"The Parables of Jesus" gives a close up view of the major parables of Jesus. Helps you explore the parables and examine them from various angles. Common sense analysis encourages you to think and ponder. Focuses on what the parables actually say, and what they do not say. Explains and illustrates essential tools that will aid in your study of parables and the entire Bible.
Journey (A Short Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Little One was born in the Golden Fields, in a little thatched house amidst the sunlit wheat. It was there she first saw the Living One—a young man with mysterious, laughing eyes. She could not take her eyes away from him. And one day, when he disappeared over the mountains, she followed. “Journey” is a short story and an allegory in the tradition of Pilgrim’s Progress.
Monterra's Deliciosa & Other Tales &
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,100. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Magic Lino, the real story behind the one told by Robert Louis Stevenson, a chef dying of ennui, gathering bluebirds, paying with candywrap. More than 30 stories and poems from an author described by SF Site as "one of the most delightful, original, and varied new writers on hand". Includes 17,000 words of bonus material.
Awakening the Soldier
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,740. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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Victor Bremerton is a swordsman thrust into a war he has always sensed but never confirmed. An evil baron and his powerful sentries vie for domination against the rightful prince and his soldier spies with their enchanted gems. Catherine, the childhood friend he longs to love, has been deceived into working for the enemy. Catherine's life and the future of the kingdom hang in the balance.
The Red Speck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,770. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Sophie arrives in an alternate world populated by ghosts from her past, a fallen angel with a slow Southern drawl and a quick temper, as well as a beautiful woman who may, or may not, be the mother of all creation. Aided by a handsome young Cuban and a band of demigods, she embarks on an esoteric adventure to correct psychological damage accrued over the course of a lifetime.
The Allegory of the Desert
Price: $5.47 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This ensemble of insights and profound wisdom, seamlessly expressed in verse and prose, offers guidance and companionship to those experiencing that particularly dry and arid phase in the spiritual journey called ‘the dark night’.
The Amazing and Somewhat Wondrous Adventures of Nicholas Groundhog
Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Something evil has arrived in the land East-of-the Rivers. Suddenly, this quiet community of soft-spoken animals find themselves double-bolting their burrows at night and venturing from their dens only when necessary. Who will deliver the peaceful animals from this terror? Is any animal capable of such bravery? Yes. His name is Nicholas Groundhog. And the rest is legend
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.
Human
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Human, the third book in the series, will rocket you into the future. The Vacare have forged unimaginable changes on the earth and the Primoris prepare for the final battle. But no one could predict what is about to occur –are you prepared for Convergence?
Dante's Purgatory In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 83. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,200. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Taking a literary journey through hell certainly sounds intriguing enough--and it is! If you can understand it! If you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of