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The Rum Shop
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Life in the Windward Islands is a little different than in other places, but sometimes the problems of life are exactly the same. This story reflects their attitudes toward life and throws a light on the happenings on an ordinary day at the hub of life on the islands--the local rum shop
Ο Παπατρέχας
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,250. Language: Greek. Published: December 10, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ο Αδαμάντιος Κοραής στο χώρο της λογοτεχνίας τοποθετείται με το όψιμο αφηγηματικού χαρακτήρα κείμενό του "Ο Παπατρέχας", τυπικό δείγμα απόπειρας συγγραφέα με διδακτικό διαφωτιστικό στόχο.
Jawaan Miyan
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 82. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Jawaan Miyan, a Pakistani, lived in that area too. He had come to live in a house along Broadway turning. It was not a big house, but it was very comfortable and in good condition.
Book 12- Streets Paved with Gold
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Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Cathy, a young woman of twenty three, moves house. She is overjoyed at owning her first flat. Her friends help her with the move. The place is warm and comfortable. However, soon after settling in, things start to go wrong and she suspect that someone is using witchcraft against her. Her only solution is to fight fire with fire.
Where Militants Dare
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 85. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Kashmir, the heaven on this earth, greatly admired and adorned by poets and writers in their works, source of inspiration for several Mughal Emperors, had suddenly seen a few decades of terror, bloodshed, killings, and encounters.
Stranger Than Fiction 1
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Series: Stranger Than Fiction, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
People say the strangest things! In my career as a freelance writer, I’ve come across many people and some of the things they say are downright offensive. But many are hilarious, touching and stay with me for a long while. ‘Stranger Than Fiction 1’ is a collection of three fictionalised accounts of some of my encounters.
Mudbug Tales: A Novel In Flashes, wit' recipes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,640. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Mudbug Tales is a series of related vignettes that tell of folks living in Acadiana, the Louisiana Bayou country. The book includes recipes, some of which are Cajun and some of which are not. The Mudbug Tales pay homage to the Cajun people. If I fail to depict reality it's because that is not my aim. What I'm trying for is an enjoyable read. So, I hope you, my readers, enjoy the book. Have fun.
“Alte Sachen”: From The Life Of An Arab Scrap Dealer In Israel - A Middle East Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Ahmed is an Arab scrap dealer in the Holy Land, just like his grandfather who used to cart away the unwanted belongings of foreigners with his old horse wagon, yelling "Alte Sachen", that ancient Yiddish call for clutter.
Dancing with Mao and Miguel
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You set the price! Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Dancing with Mao and Miguel is a riveting love story set against the backdrop of radical politics in the 1970s. Jenny, an organizer in a refinery in New Jersey, falls in love with a Dominican immigrant. As she’s drawn ever closer to him, she struggles with intense political doubts, longtime fears of intimacy and sex, and personal betrayal on the way to discovering her own path.
Worthwhile
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 81. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
How easily we draw conclusions about others! We kind of become an authority on certain people we know and we boast about the knowledge of his or her character, habits, hobbies, family, and friends, but the truth is, we know very little about that person.
Quick Guide: The Birthmark
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 8 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 12. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Birthmark” by Nathaniel Hawthorne is a highly romantic short story. The story every masterly explores obsession with human perfection.
The Coded Syllable
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A musician proclaims fourteen new compositions. A court orders its analysis. The Analyst then embarks on an intellectual journey to find what mistakes are.
Jamaica Dreaming (Romance)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
More than a year after surviving a horrific accident, Chicago songstress, Julissa Morgan, still hasn’t returned to the stage and her bills are piling up. When she’s offered a few gigs in Jamaica she’s tempted to say ‘no,’ but she needs the money. But the wealthy benefactor footing the bill for the fundraising concerts, has an ulterior motive.
Confidencial: Entre La Vida Y La Muerte
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,420. Language: Spanish. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Con su humor negrísimo, Confidencial presenta una sátira de la medicina en Puerto Rico. Describe las experiencias de un cirujano durante su enfermedad, delirio y muerte. Dos espíritus neófitos son sus guías en el tiempo entre la vida y muerte hasta la antesala de su destino final. Los jocosos y divertidos comentarios del médico y sus guías efímeros enfocan los valores superficiales contemporáneos.
Harden Times
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012 by Laurel Fork Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a Utah city left desolate after deadly plague, two survivors struggle to keep going. Rachel, grieving her lost family, finds new hope when a bay mare inexplicably shows up in her yard. But ten-year old Johnny Calico sees the horse as a means to return to his Navajo relatives in Northern Arizona. Even as the horse gives Rachel purpose for the first time since the Death, Johnny plots to steal it.
Shifting Sands
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,720. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
After seven-years, Uche returns to Nigeria to introduce Thembi to his family. Instead, his mother presents another prospective bride to him. He spurns her proposition and his life spirals out of control - arrested for robbery, betrayed by his best friend and assistant. When his father lapses into coma, he has to make a decision fast. But whatever he decides, his life will not be the same again.
Little Moon and the Spirit Animals (Little Moon's Quest: Tales of the Red Path)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Joe Little Moon goes hiking along side a creek; he meets four animals; each one caught in a trap made by man's careless ways; he helps each one, concerned by the signs of pollution and the imbalance of nature verses humanity. Before he returns home the Animal Spirits show him a future that is all too bleak; is there hope?
Pacific Apocalypse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,910. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
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Action, adventure and wild love sizzle under the sun as a cataclysm looms over the Pacific. From Australia to Indonesia, forces gather, threatening three cultures. Volcanoes release the pressure as tsunamis rage, but there is a controller and they have an agenda.
Un jour ou l'autre
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sept histoires, dramatiques et ludiques, parfois même fantastiques. Les aventures prennent la couleur particulière de chaque jour et les héros reviennent à différents moments de leur vie pour dresser le portrait baroque d’un continent qui unit le Nord et le Sud.
Compunction
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 58. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Generally, he used to get his payment right after the completion of the job, but this time the money had been given to him after some days.