Books tagged: vanity

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Miss Never-Pleased
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
Her pursuit of perfection made her displeased with almost everyone around her. A tragic failure in life taught her that being perfect in this world is not possible and striving for perfection can only lead to disasters. She learns to embrace people and life with imperfections and discovers the art of living a happy life.
The Queen Unmasked
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 97,810. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
If beauty is only skin deep then envy is rottenness to the bones, causing a slow decay of both mind and soul... IVY, IVY... After suffering an unforgivable betrayal at the hands of her sister, Ivy is taken against her will to a castle on a distant, isolated island, is forced into a loveless marriage to a king she knows nothing about.
The Myth of Valcia and New Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,930. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Sisters Selza and Delthi live in a beauty worshiping Island culture in ancient classical Greek era times. Every year on the beautiful mythical island of Valica a grand audition is held to select those most beautiful and talented who will be worshiped as "yet-gods" and live on the mountain where they are prepared to become "Eternal's"
Seven Deadly Stories
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
This is a series of flash stories where each of the main characters are based off of The Seven Deadly Sins from the Christian mythos. Each of the stories are based on a piece of each of their lives and how they interact with others in their daily life. As well as a love story may blossom in one of them.
Cansei de Ser Belo & O Buraco - duas peças sobre a vaidade masculina
Price: Free! Words: 18,240. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Plays » Caribbean & Latin American
Em "Cansei de Ser Belo" um galã de telenovelas acha que a beleza o está atrapalhando a ser levado a sério e resolve ficar feio para conquistar um cobiçado prêmio de melhor ator. Em "O Buraco" dois homens que vivem à margem da sociedade numa caverna e se divertem jogando pedras nas pessoas que passam do lado de fora, são lançados como novos talentos das artes plásticas e precisam lidar com a fama
Some God Use, Some Use God (Issues of Life series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Some God Use, Some Use God is a compilation of a fictitious story and some real-life problematic issues that have been raised on the sad but true state of the church.
Bad Tidings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,700. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Raquelle Harbor hosts its second annual Pirates Festival and this time it was going to be done right. Or so everyone thought until the gruesome discovery of a body. Sheriff JT Wainscot investigates and DEA Agent Dennis Palmer drops by with an odd request. The waters quickly become muddied when a second body turns up. Politics abound. Deceit, vanity and blackmail, and suspense.....
All That Glitters
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Consumerism, capitalism, and self image: it's all wrapped up in a neat plastic package for us, isn't it? In this short story, a robot woman comes across a box of her old childhood parts. Nostalgia and regret mix as she contemplates how materialism affected her upbringing.
Charlie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Charlie spends all his time admiring his flawless complexion in his mirrors. What will happen when he doesn't like what he sees?
The Lying Mirror
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 61,320. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Christian » General
Linda Laakenworth obsessed with beauty makes unwise decisions because of her mirror. Hatred for Jackson Dillard a paraplegic young man from the inner-city who is very popular with the students and staff at college, forces Linda to act upon her jealousy by destroying his beautiful motorized wheelchair, The Jack-Mobile. Jack rescues Linda from herself after she scars her beauty and her life.