Books tagged: parable

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The Beautiful People's Society
Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
'The Beautiful People's Society' is a harrowing tale of a group of high school girls who share a gruesome secret, pushing a mutual obsession to the limits. Yaeger's taste for the macabre and twisted is anything but lacking as he cleverly navigates (and exploits!) the small-mindedness of cliques and the horrors of bullying. Product Details
Five Seconds After You Die
Price: Free! Words: 61,290. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Sermons / Christian, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Pentecostal & Charismatic
We read in the paper of accidents, car accidents, motor vehicle accidents, young people dying and there are questions, many questions people have in their hearts about the reality of what happens after death and what happens to a person when they die, what happens in the first five seconds after you die. These are questions people often don't speak out but they wonder about them.
For the Benefit of Mr. Kite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
A kite recounts his tale of foolishness in his quest for true freedom.
Parable of the Promise
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012 by Rice Universe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Inspirational
A childless couple, the Man of the Forest and the Woman of the Forest, spend many happy years caring for God's creation but nurture one sadness in their life together. God makes them a promise: "Some day you will care not only for the trees, waterways and creatures of the forest, but also for your own children." But the years go by and the old couple remain barren.
Wild
Price: Free! Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Have you ever thought that animals might be thinking the same things as us? In the fanciful traditions of Aesop, “Wild” by T.K. Wade delivers ten short tales of how animals can sometimes resemble human traits… or visa versa.
The Gnome's Children-Book #1 Bright Star Journals
You set the price! Words: 32,030. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Fantasy
Heather and Edward Fillingston find an old volume in their Grandparents library during a snowy Christmas vacation day. The book opens the key to an old rune and visit to the magical country of Logoland. This is an allegorical book for reading aloud, for adventure, for learning of honor, and for what it takes to have courage.
Journeys of the Dreamer
Price: Free! Words: 27,020. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
There are some places that were never meant to be seen, except in the mind's eye.
Peculiar Parables for a Dubious Millennium
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Volume I of Madfingers' Almanac, "Peculiar Parables for a Dubious Millennium" is a collection of curiously delightful fables aimed at sophisticated, slightly off-kilter kids and the proud parents who are raising them just outside the box, off the wall...and a little bit to the left of center.
The Gift
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Inspirational
Kate is a mother who has made all the right decisions and personal sacrifices required to raise a family and maintain a healthy relationship with her husband. However, it is her ability to inspire and endure after giving up so much that is her true gift.
To Live Forever
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,410. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
To live Forever is a parable about life and death and how very real and necessary each is to our experience. Although the travails of Dr. Harrington are outlandish to some extent, they are also very possible. Most, however, are humbled in far less a fashion, yet we are all brought to understanding at some point and in some way...