Download Between the Monk and the Dragon: A Parable by Jerry Camery-Hoggatt PDF

By Jerry Camery-Hoggatt

A sixteen-year-old woman named Elspeth wakes one evening to discover a hatchling dragon in her father's mattress. Elspeth's father, a hunter named John Fletcher, tells her she's had a nasty dream, one she must never inform somebody approximately. issues become worse. The dragon reappears, whenever transforming into in dimension and efficiency. As this occurs, her father turns into more and more indignant, then violent.
This is the tale in their trip into family members violence, after which out back. A monk on the neighborhood monastery, Constantine, a guy who has had his personal firsthand adventure of violence, allows the outward trip. yet inside his care there lurks one other threat: Constantine has a dragon of his personal.
It is a giant fight among forces either inside of and with out. As she struggles with the opposite characters and with the dragon, Elspeth needs to examine the tough lesson that forgiveness is the trail to her personal healing.

Jerry Camery-Hoggatt is Professor of recent testomony and Narrative Theology at leading edge collage. between his many works, he's the writer of Irony in Mark's Gospel, talking of God: interpreting and Preaching the observe of God, and Grapevine: The Spirituality of Gossip.

Show description

Read or Download Between the Monk and the Dragon: A Parable PDF

Best sword & sorcery fantasy ebooks books

The Nuum Desecration

At the far away planet of Nuum, a tender, scholar named Syndorreal violates a sacred legislation by way of wondering the validity of the legislation themselves and the authority of the Ancients who impose those legislation upon the commoners. After committing this desecration, Syndorreal rapidly escapes the college the place he proclaimed his desecration so as to go back to his extended family.

Saving Solace: Champions, Book 1

Solace is booming uncontrolled. a massive temple commitment is bringing retailers, dignitaries, and a bunch of ne’er-do-wells and shock viewers to the fabled tree-top city. And in recent times there were a chain of mysterious incidentsÉ. Palin has sworn off magic and these days acts as city mayor.

Elric - Der Blutthron: Erster Teil der Elric von Melnibone Fantasy Saga (German Edition)

Der Thron ist sein…Elric entstammt einem Geschlecht von mächtigen und erbarmungslosen Kriegern. Seit Jahrtausenden herrschen sie über die finsteren Dracheninseln. Einst verliehen ihnen Götter übernatürliche Kräfte, doch nun scheinen die glorreichen Tage seines Herrscherhauses vorüber zu sein. Elric selbst ist schwach.

God's Last Breath: Bring Down Heaven Book 3

Acclaimed writer Sam Sykes returns with the exhilarating end to his carry Down Heaven sequence. the good demon Khoth-Kapira has damaged freed from his felony and brought his first steps upon the mortal global. And he owes all of it to Lenk. Believing that the demon will mend a damaged international that the gods have overlooked, Lenk serves as a reluctant champion to Khoth-Kapira's reason.

Additional info for Between the Monk and the Dragon: A Parable

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.08 of 5 – based on 5 votes