Books tagged: philosophical fiction

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Orca Hunting School
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: American English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Inspirational
The sea lion rookery at Peninsula Valdés is a festive table laid for the chief hunters of the ocean. Year after year it attracts groups of orcas for an easy hunt. This time, for one of the calves, comes the time to learn the perilous practice of hunting on land. But what kind of price will he have to pay for his desire to master this skill?
Soldier Boys: Tales of the Civil War
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Philosophical author Jack Matthews takes snapshots of Civil War soldiers as they cheat death and mess around between battles. Without dwelling on the war's tragic dimension, these old-fashioned (and historically accurate) yarns are infused with irony and a youthful sense of adventure. They also ask you to ponder the human condition as people of that time might have done.
The 33rd Year
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,870. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What is the path to enlightenment? Biblical characters would roam the desert for 40 days and 40 nights. Nietzsche's Zarathurstra lived in a cave. Budha shed all of his possessions. But how in the world would this kind of thing work now, in our modern world in a major city? The novel The 33rd Year paints a picture of one man's difficult and unique philosophical quest--its rewards and its costs.
Метаморфозы. Суккуб
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,230. Language: Russian. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Философские новеллы с мистическим сюжетом. Непостижимое и слишком человеческое, короткие рассказы о разных судьбах. Разные времена, но одни и те же вопросы, главный из которых о счастье.
Truth Lies
Price: Free! Words: 6,670. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Truth Lies is a story of a boy and his mysterious death. It is a story of beliefs, a story of hopes, a story of unnamed silence and unspoken words. It is a story of life and indeed a story of death. When a stroke of destiny forces you to be yourself, the only way to find the truth is to be it.
Fractures
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Inspirational
A collection of short stories or Vignettes written in free form style. A blend of mystery, fairy tale and drama. They focus on the human aspect of life, philosophy, joy and sadness.
Your Averaged Joe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: American English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
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Joe has a migraine so bad it feels like the universe has been crammed into his head. The problem is, it has … YOUR AVERAGED JOE is mind-tingling, absurdist sci-fi that will convince you never to go shopping for green lentils again.
Bright Red Devil
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,960. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Set in 2010 Nashville, Tennessee, Bright Red Devil chronicles eight months in the life of Jake Maynor. Once the city’s foremost radio disc jockey, he has in a decade descended to the depths of occupational ruin and moral decay.
Ox Herding
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,470. Language: British English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Inspirational
After a mysterious note 'Seek and ye shall find' was left to her in a will, Jae embarks on a fateful philosophical adventure to uncover the meaning of life.
Skibbereens - The Romance Volume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,380. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
As Limericks are to poetry, so are Skibbereens to short stories or sketches. Mike hopes to have Skibbereens recognised as a new form of creative fiction. Skibbereens are sketches or short stories, primarily light frothy tales, often bizarre or humorous usually with a punch-line at the end.