Books tagged: symbolism

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The Quest for the Crystals: The Book of Wind
Price: Free! Words: 20,480. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In this first novelette of a five part series, Regina Lepue finds herself taken hostage by a nameless vandal, who claims the world's Crystals of Balance are in peril. Can she believe this ruthless killer, or is there something deeper to his story?
The Black Dog, the Curtain and the Other World -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature
A lecture presented by Vincent Geldenhuys at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This presentation examines symbolism and the character Sirius Black.
Songs Without Words: Phoenix Symbolism in Harry Potter -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature
A lecture presented by M. Tonks Hansen at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This presentation examines phoenix symbolism in the Harry Potter series.
Radical Paths To Contentment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This book is about the path that we all travel through life. The reality that we experience on this journey is constructed by our five senses that in turn are coloured by our emotions. In addition, the world we perceive is also built upon past experience and future expectations. Simple exercises are included to alter our emotional response and therefore adjust our view of reality.
DELUSIONS — Pragmatic Realism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,090. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012 by Inhousepress. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
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The author advances compelling arguments regarding Delusions ingrained and perpetrated by both, the religious and the scientific communities. He concludes that science/religion argument is equally as deluded on both sides of the equation, particularly when advanced from the preeminently fundamentalist point of view.
Bad Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Bad Love is a story loaded with beauty, emotions and symbolism. Dangerous, may change your life.
Katniss the Cattail: An Unauthorized Guide to Names and Symbols in Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,890. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Literary Criticism & Collections, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Who was Cinna? What do the hawthorn and primrose symbolize? Or President Snow’s roses and Peeta’s bread? What about Katniss’s last name? Bringing details from myths, herbal guides, military histories, and the classics, English professor and award-winning pop culture author Valerie Estelle Frankel sheds light on the deeper meanings behind Panem’s heroes and villains in this hottest of YA trilogies.
Punchdrunk
Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Sports
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Ex-welterweight contender Johnny Mullane can hook off the jab with either hand and recite Shakespeare while backpedaling from an opponent. But he can’t stop drinking. Facing a hungry Mexican slugger half his age, Mullane begins his comeback. Recalling the teachings of his venerable departed trainer, Mullane discovers new meaning in his life.
Two Year Novel Course: Set 1 (Basics)
Series: 2YN: The Two Year Novel Course, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Start your novel off right with this set of five classes to help expand on your initial idea and begin creating story goals.
Children of The Earth
Price: Free! Words: 107,540. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The marriage of settler couple Hestia and Adam is not happy. But one by one three intriguing strangers arrive at their lonely bush farm, and lives are changed forever. Walton's first novel is an imaginative look at 1850s South Australia, set against a background of carefully researched history. Three ancient mythologies underlie the meeting of European and Aboriginal cultures. Captivating reading.