Books tagged: allegory

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Keep Your Shorts On!
Pre-release—available December 1, 2016. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,690. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
• An award-winning scientist has a major life secret about to become exposed to public knowledge. • A down-on-his-luck country singer experiences a breakthrough that is about to change his entire life. • A missionary to Uganda trying to save the lives of orphan children ends up facing a firing squad. • A reporter trying to find a worthwhile human-interest story gets more than he bargained for.
Bullied
Pre-release—available October 12, 2016. Price: $7.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
A cross between ‘Lord of the Flies’ and ‘Animal Farm’, ‘Bullied’ tells the story of two groups of children, the Red shirts and the Green shirts, fighting over ownership of a school and its playground. An allegory of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, discover how the Greens take control of the olive tree at the heart of the playground, while the Reds are left bleeding and bullied in the corner.
Ark: Book VI Above
Series: Ark Saga. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,940. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Introducing Book VI of the Ark Fantasy Saga, ending the middle trilogy. Life on Earth continues to teeter between doom and salvation.
Watershed Musings: Poems and Writings by David A. Smith
Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Poetry covering themes of love, family, life, nature, cancer, death, and struggle.
Waterfall Junction and The Narrow Bridge
Price: Free! Words: 14,990. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Two short tales of adventure and fantasy about would-be heroes who face life-threatening elements, brave against their own eroding courage, and learn to trust the unfamiliar guides who lead them to the prizes they have once been promised. These are stories of hope and faith in a world that wants to destroy both and crush the heroes who fight for their redemption.
Out of the Depths
You set the price! Words: 23,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Out of the Depths relates stories of individuals in search of something more out of life. As they travel further from home, their paths collide and they must confront the questions that have nagged them about their place in the Universe, forcing them to face the connection they share.
The Prisoner of Chillon and Scattered Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 28,250. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of varied short stories that range from a fictional account of Byron's prisoner of Chillon, a totalitarian allegory set within a factory, a conceptualized description of baseball, a daring robbery caper in an historic Scottish castle, a futuristic advancement of Dante's Comedy, and a whimsical skit in an English club.
The Head Fairy
Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Why are grownups disappearing suddenly? Why do turtles need housekeepers? Can groups of natural enemies find and save the townspeople? Does this fairytale contain a metaphor critique on modern western culture?
SwallowTale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,070. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The greatest of all journeys begin in the smallest of things.
Pilgrim's Progress - Special Edition
Price: Free! Words: 71,010. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
This is a book for all ages, for Sunday school teachers, and anyone who wants to read John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress in a clear form. The first part is told by young Christian himself, as he leaves the City of Destruction to reach the Celestial City, and encounters lions, giants, and a creature called the Destroyer. Christiana follows along later, and tells her own story in the second part.