Books tagged: monastery

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Love Runs Thru It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,180. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Not knowing what to do when her experience of men was always negative, Joanna sought solitude, craving a world of no men to harm her. She knew of no experience of men that didn't hinge upon their desire to abuse or possess her. Joanna could not talk to her mother about it for fear of being taken away from her mother by the authorities. The first time she was raped at a very young age, her mothe
Presenting Myanmar
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 45,360. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by Today Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The author sincerely hopes and believes that a lot of what he has written in this book will hold true for quite a long time as he has taken utmost care to stick to facts. At least, the book will serve as a general guide-book for tourists, he hopes.
Memoirs of a Fugitive on Mount Athos
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,820. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Mount Athos, the ancient land of monasteries, is sacred to Orthodox Christians. But the breathtakingly beautiful Holy Mountain has a darker side, which Father Nectarios reveals in his vivid account of a lifetime spent in this unique remnant of Byzantium. Fleeing from creditors after his boat is wrecked off Crete, the hedonistic Englishman resolves to find his niche in this medieval microcosm...
The Abbot’s Shoes: Seeking a Contemplative Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,180. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Monasticism
Out of the organised chaos of a radio station newsroom and into the silence of an austere Trappist monastery. Peter recounts his journey and brings into view the hidden day-to-day life within an enclosed contemplative community. Now almost 50 years later (after careers as a Catholic journalist, Presbyterian preacher, and Pentecostal revivalist) Peter writes about his “return" to this other world.
A Stranger at the Monastery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A strange, old woman appears at a secluded monastery in Wyoming with a message for the man in charge, Bishop Kallistos Stavros. This self-professed oracle tells him that God told her to warn him of a great fireball falling from the sky... onto his monastery! She warns of Satan coming in disguise. Things are not as they seem.
Ladakh in Pictures
Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Travel
A picture book with beautiful images captured during a road trip to Ladakh, a high altitude cold desert in the Indian Himalayas.
Patrick's People
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This historical novel shows how Bishop Patrick was sent by the Pope to evangelise the warlords and druids in fifth century Ireland.
Tibet gallae?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
This book is written in English, Full Color Books. Tibet is a good country. I was impressed with the sunshine of Tibet. Fortunately finished the trip with good weather.I Hope to deliver to you a good impression.
Feeding the Dragon
Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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In the Ancient Kingdom of Sung, a little girl is selected to Feed the Dragon. While mothers hide their children from the monks, Wu Gui chose to find out if there really was a dragon in the monastery that ate little girls. A story from Harrhein, though a long way away.
Feelings Within
Series: Brotherhood of the Rose, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Couple of months passed after Walkar and Corin nearly kissed. Walkar is sad and wants to leave the place, but there is nowhere to go. After he injures Keltas during training, an old monk helps him find out who he really is and where his future lies. Dark secrets and questions unravel from his past and Corin tries to protect him, even if it can cost him his place in the Order.