Books tagged: symbolism

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Symbols in Game of Thrones: The Deeper Meanings of Animals, Colors, Seasons, Food, and Much More
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
With dogs, wolves, ravens, blood flies, and so many more, animal symbolism is endlessly significant in Game of Thrones. This book explores places, colors, foods, items, weather, and all the other symbols, from ice and fire to apples and blood oranges. A delightful treat for fans of books, show, or both.
The Queer Magician in Europe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,310. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
A symbolic tale about bigotry: Nightwalkers have been preying on African people for centuries, but they are a threat elsewhere as well. One of them is killing and raping gay men in the Netherlands.The Queer Magician and his team knows how to defeat them, but this Nightwalker proves to be an even greater foe than usual.To make it worse the team suspects that this Nightwalker might be among them.
Hidden Animals
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,330. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
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"Hidden Animals" is a collection of poems and short stories where fantastical creatures stand for all that is deeply hidden inside the human heart.
Ghosts and Guests of Family Past in Relationships and Therapy
Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,760. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Experiences create neurotic filters altering perceptions that create relationship dysfunction. The therapist prompts recognition of scripts & roles, incoherent vs. coherent self stories, embedded & rigid roles, illogical values & perception, pseudo-maturity, triangulation, implicit rules, gallant knight-damsel, fixer-project, & distancer/pursuer roles, & various money scripts affecting intimacy.
From Auden to Yeats: Critical Analysis of 30 Selected Poems
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,420. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Literary Criticism & Collections
A ready reference for students of English literature looking for help navigating the poetry of some of the late nineteenth and twentieth century’s greatest poets. The book contains in-depth critical analyses of poems from the work of W.H. Auden, Ted Hughes, John Keats, Philip Larkin and W.B. Yeats, as well as brief biographies on each poet, which help to put their poetry in context.
Graffiti Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: Australian English. Published: July 2, 2013 and represented by TAT Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Valerie has become known as "The Graffiti Girl" but she is more than just a street artist. She sees and paints life her way. In Valkyrie, the second story, Valerie is blinded by an explosion and must learn to paint and see again.
The Naked Truth: Revealing Things We Hide Behind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,390. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
The modern world is changing before our eyes. Ancient landmarks are being removed, and among the discarded items is gender distinction. Tony Robinson pieces together common threads regarding wardrobe, stitching them to historical and biblical underpinnings of gender identity, then pulls them back to expose the naked truth of gender based identities and what this should mean to us today.
The King: a parable
Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
The King is a parable on the importance of truth over symbolism.
The Key to Mythic Victoria
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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The "Key to Mythic Victoria" unlocks the secret to understanding the myths that define Victoria, the capital city of British Columbia. From the distant past when Hayls the Transformer changed the landscape through the more recent past when modern Argonauts searched for El Dorado to the present day, the myths and symbols surrounding Victoria bring its underlying layers to life.
Before the Veil
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,890. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
9 Short Stories about Life, Death, Sanity, Madness, Hopes and Dreams.