Books tagged: philosophy in fiction

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A Bird of the Air: Act 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,750. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
George Malone could be any man on any day (or woman for that matter), but in this particular tale, he is himself, navigating the chance, circumstance, and suffering he encounters as best he can. George Malone shifts, and reshapes, and changes- sometimes even for the good.
Freewill
Series: The Freewill Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,240. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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Ellie has discovered an ancient world that exists within, and alongside, our own. To survive the mysterious and dangerous, she has to learn what she has become since her death, where her strength really resides, and how to love and be loved. Unbeknownst to her, destiny's stop watch is counting down, secret organizations are watching her every move, and her family's past may destroy her future.
Drinking Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,610. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Flee to an enthralling world, where man can travel in time, orchestrate the wind & even kiss life! Eight inspiring tales, exploring unique ideas about Marriage, Time, Work, Music, extremes, and a lot more. Each Idea could be turned into a movie, a song or even a bigger book! But this book has more to it than just ideas; it’s just like an aged bottle of wine that will rest in your head forever
Ernesto & The Clown's Magic Shoes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
ernesto is a magical, heart-warming story of the relationship between a clown & and little boy. It is about their special bond, how they learn from each other, grow together in this life and do what they are meant to do. Please take the time to read ernesto. It will create a safe-haven in your heart, a place that you can return to forever and...smile.
A Inveja - O Seculário de um Judeu Errante (Livro 1)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 110,240. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Na mesma tradição dos grandes romances históricos de Robert Graves, Gore Vidal e Victor Hugo, O SECULÁRIO DE UM JUDEU ERRANTE - A INVEJA, traz à luz do dia a estória de um proscrito condenado a vagar pelas sombras da História.
Envy - The Seculary of a Wandering Jew (Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 111,540. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
In the grand tradition of historical fictional biographies by Robert Graves (I, Claudius), Marguerite Yourcenar (Memories of Hadrian) and Gore Vidal (Julian), THE SECULARY OF A WANDERING JEW - ENVY, brings to light the story of an outsider fated to roam through the ages under the shadows of History.
A Proud Monkey In Iceland
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 314,400. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » African American fiction » General
A story about a black West Indian, raised in America, man's search for his destiny. Born into a family of ancient African healers, as an adult he finds himself living in Iceland knowing that for some reason relating to his destiny he has to be there. But not knowing how living there fits into his quest to find his destiny.
Socrates's Letter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
An attractive presentation of a fictional letter written by Socrates from prison to his sons shortly before his death that explains the man's philosophies and outlook on life. While the vocabulary and concepts are easy enough for the intended grade level to handle, there are passing references within the letter that may require amplification or further reading.
The Tao Te Ching: A New Approach Backward Down the Path
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by GreenDragonBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
A practical guide to the mystical and a mystical guide to the practical, this book results from a painstaking comparison of thirty editions of the Tao Te Ching. The chapters of the ancient original work, synthesized from the author's comparisons, are each followed by detailed paraphrases. These explain the Tao more clearly, yet retain the shrouded truth of the original.
Aham, the Other I
Price: Free! Words: 53,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
AHAM is an engaging tale of a young man's journey through success and failure to harness the ultimate goal in life - Happiness! The true essence of what happiness means in a modern, complicated world is based on an interesting interpretation of the verses in the epic Indian poem, the Bhagavad Gita.