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The Power of Love
Series: The Way of Silence, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
A monk finds an abandoned child in his retreat and goes on a search to find the mother. The power of Love is a gift of God.
Monk 1: Beginnings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Adventure » General
1 year has passed since the execution of an entire village in the hills of Tibet. Now, the only survivor, Monk, a Buddhist priest caught in the vicious acts that were carried out there, is out to get revenge on the Chinese who devastated the village in front of his eyes. This story is about revenge and faith in a world that is and never was fair. “Fearfully violent."
Finding Home - A Journey to Belong
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by MAP. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
For a hungry, cold and lonely street urchin, the terms 'home' and 'belonging' hold little meaning. Journey with young Litenya and his self-appointed companion, Daansar, as the monk brings these words to life, while pursuing a quest to bring balance and harmony to the Universe. Children 9 to 99 will find comfort in Dianne's well written words of wisdom, and Jennifer's brilliant illustrations.
Suitcase Nuke
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Gerry thought he'd found solace and peace in an isolated monastery. When a spy infiltrates the grounds with a visiting faction of monks determined to destabilize the order, Gerry is forced into action, putting all his old training to use.
One Hand Killing
Series: An Alex Sullivan Zen Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,830. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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Burned out from the gritty streets and depraved criminals she deals with daily, NYPD Detective Alex Sullivan escapes to the only place she can find any peace—a Zen Monastery in the Catskill Mountains. But while there, the walls of this once peaceful sanctuary are breached by the horror of ritual murders and the slow acid drip of suspicion.
The Monk, the Clerk and the General
Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
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This short piece is a meditation on the last series of protests in Burma. It deals with the attempted uprisings from the point of view of three symbolic protagonists, a humble clerk who works for the regime, a senior Buddhist monk who has found himself embroiled in the politics of the military government and the dying general who is still able to justify his barbaric actions.
Arrows
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 68,420. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
How does a monk raised in a monastery deal with naked women and the atrocities of war? In 1566, Spain expands its dominion over the newly discovered territories not yet widely known as America. The many native nations of this new land pose no threat to Spain's superiority, despite the ferocity of their resistance...
Summary of: The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This summary of “The Monk Who sold his Ferrari” presents the seven pillars of true personal growth, success and accomplishment, with the Virtue, Wisdom, and Practices and Exercises relevant to each.
Sabien's Quest: The Light, vol. 1
Series: Creator's Realm, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 140,170. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
This is the tale of the Monk Made King; the legend of the Scorched Warrior; the truth of a Boy Chosen to Bring Light. Sabien wanders in search of The Light while battling nine-foot tall demons, befriending werewolves and assassins, discovering his royal heritage, and understanding his role in the coming apocalypse. But most of all it’s the story of a mixed-race boy finding his place in the world.
Vipassana Meditation: My Experiences at a 10-Day Retreat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Vipassana is one of the world's most ancient forms of meditation. In this detailed essay, author Robert Crayola describes all that goes on at a 10-day Vipassana course, providing a thorough accounting of the pros and cons involved. Also included is information on taking the course yourself.