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The Jefferson Bible for the 21st Century!
By Timothy Pontious
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
The Bible has many modern versions, carefully translated into modern English. Derivative works almost never get that level of attention. Jefferson's chronological treatment of the Sermon on the Mount, Beatitudes, parables, and Lord's Prayer (and more) has helped many discover the core teachings of the historical Jesus.
City on a Hill
By Kenny Kemp
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,730. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2010. Category: Fiction
This fourth book in the series combines two of Jesus' most profound teachings: The Unjust Judge and The Importunate Widow. Jeshua is laboring in Sepphoris, capital of Galilee, and is caught up in labor disputes, political intrigue and religious strife, and faces his most dangerous nemesis: the murderous king Herod Antipas. A gripping and illuminating continuation of this popular series.
The Kingdom of Heaven on Earth: Keys to the Kingdom of God in the Gospel of Matthew
By Jeff Doles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,850. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN IS HERE ON EARTH! Everywhere He went, Jesus preached it, taught it and demonstrated it by signs and wonders, healing the sick and setting spiritual captives free. He brought heaven to earth and taught His disciples how to do it, too. This book is a study of the nature and dynamics of the kingdom of Heaven on Earth, and how to live and operate effectively in its dominion.
Parable Wisdom: Spiritual Awakening in the Teachings of Jesus
By Theosis Books
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,210. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
The inner meaning of the parables of Jesus and their transformational wisdom for daily life are made accessible and applicable for every reader. This book features an in-depth examination of twenty parables and the teachings embedded in the stories and images, revealing their universal value for anyone seeking spiritual development.
The Making of a Prince: book one of the Portance Dynasty - (a parable)
By Bruce Edward Butler
Series: The Portance Dynasty, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 27,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Category: Fiction
Life is often harsh, and bad things happen to innocent people. And while a child's abduction might not shock life's seasoned travelers, this case was far beyond the typical crime. Some believe there are forces at work beyond those we can analyze and quantify. They say there is meaning, and purpose in the universe. Because of the things revealed as I followed this story, I'm inclined to agree.
Kingdom Concepts: Examining the Dynamics of Kingdom Living
By Roderick L. Evans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
This second book of the life in the kingdom series is a book about Kingdom Concepts. We are a part of the Kingdom of God now and will be partakers of the glory of the Kingdom of God at Christ's return. Rejoice and be glad for the Kingdom of heaven belongs to you. Book 2 of 2.
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
By Ian Kraft
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
The Uncommon Sense of the Immortal Mullah Nasruddin: Stories, jests, and donkey tales of the beloved Persian folk hero
By Ron J. Suresha
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by Lethe Press. Category: Nonfiction
This entertaining and insightful retelling of more than 350 Mullah stories brings the famed Persian legend into the 21st Century. Storytellers, folklorists, Sufis, comedians, wisdom seekers, and everyone who loves to laugh will be enriched and enlightened by the timeless wit, inscrutable wisdom, and uncommon sense of humor of Mullah Nasruddin.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
By Ian Kraft
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
By Ian Kraft
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.