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Literature Companion: Like Water for Chocolate
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 78 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 257. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
The story of the novel revolves around a young girl named Tita. Pedro is her lover, but she continues to long her entire life to marry him. Unfortunately, they are never married because Tita’s mother upholds the family tradition of the youngest daughter not marrying but taking care of her mother until the mother passes away.
Un jour ou l'autre
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: 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.
The Billionaire's Alibi: The Scandal (The Billionaire's Alibi #3)
Series: The Billionaire's Alibi, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,300. Language: American English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Spaulding House. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
There's a murderer on the loose and Alexa is unsure of her alliances. When some revelations about Will's past come to light, will she turn to someone from her previous life for comfort? Will is in deep trouble, and not just with the police. Alexa has lit a fire within him, and now he's unsure how to win her trust back. Can he protect her from the danger he's brought into her life?
The Roots Of My Family Tree
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 410. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Multicultural children's book -Take a trip around the world with a little girl, who is proud of her rich multicultural heritage. The Roots of My Family Tree, is a celebration book for children, families and educators to use as an enjoyable springboard for conversations about family heritage. Bright, colorful, written in rhyme.
Embark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,310. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"Embark" is a game little mare who becomes a champion bush racehorse and saves her owner from bankruptcy in the big drought. However her owner is not at all grateful and when Embark ages he treats her badly. This is the story of how a penniless bush battler saves the courageous horse and she repays him with loyalty and a great win.
Jawaan Miyan
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 82. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Inspirational
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.
Dancing with Mao and Miguel
You set the price! Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » USA
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.
From Haiti to Guinee' on the Immamou - A Tale of Redemption
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Haiti, Tropical Paradise or Hell? I wrote this Haitian Folk Tale to illuminate the roll of the loa, nature spirits, in supporting the Haitian People in a continuing desperate struggle for survival in a seductive, but very dangerous part of the world. The book is illustrated with photographs of a Haitian themed sculpted wall hanging made of flamed copper sheeting.
Sobriety Test
Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Doris Tsang is the "most successful" of the three Tsang sisters. She's the superior court judge married to a respected medical research scientist for over thirty years. Her three sons are graduate students in medicine and law school. She's always kept to the straight and narrow path - but her hunky new law clerk has her thinking about a detour...
From Flying Fish to Kippers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,750. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Sheraton Media. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » General
Set mostly in England just after World War II, Barbadian born ‘Trixie’ Ridger is unhappy that her parents have sent her to boarding school in England. Despite the culture shock, she finds an inner strength and resilience that carry her through. As usual, Margaret Knight peppers her fast moving storylines with the ever present spectre of racism that lay just below the surface in post war Britain.
Tales from The Painted Door IV: The Pumpkin Carvers
Series: Tales from The Painted Door, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
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Halloween is always a reason to party at The Painted Door, with costumed patrons and staff, decorations, and abundant food and drink. In the fourth installment of award-winning author David H. Keith’s acclaimed Tales from The Painted Door series, Mike and Shelly, two of The Door’s regulars, will never forget this particular Halloween.
A Quick Guide to The Tenant of Wildfell Hall
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 4 · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Anne Bronte wrote two novels in her literary career. “The Tenant of Wildfell Hall” is the second novel written by her. It was published in the year 1848. Anne Bronte used the pseudonym Acton Bell.
“The Starets's Hunt”
Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Wayne is a geek who turned to the small crime scene; selling stolen goods online and to pawn shops. He and his accomplices stumble into the wrong place to plunder at a Russian Orthodox Church when they run into a mystic figure from the days of Tsar Nicholas II. And now Wayne is also Rasputin's prey!
Literature Help: The Good Earth
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 88 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 270. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The story presents the life of a family in a Chinese village before the First World War. Even today, the book remains a steady favorite.
Brazilian Elevator Tales
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,950. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Brazilian Elevator Tales contains 14 humorous short stories featuring elevator operators or passengers involved in a variety of situations that deal with culture, corruption, politics, economics, and the Brazilian "jeitinho", finding an original way to get around an impediment. Some stories end with the character's disappointment, doubt or confirmation of beliefs that surprise the reader.
Missing Girl
Price: Free! Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Sophia Cruz was an average 17-year-old girl from Mission Valley, until the day she had a knife put to her stomach and fear inserted into her heart. Some may have called it stupidity. She called it a necessary sacrifice. This is Sophia's story. She wants you to know who she was before that day. Before she became just another missing girl. . . Missing Girl is a short novella.
Confidencial: Entre La Vida Y La Muerte
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,420. Language: Spanish. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
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.
Yo Le Voy A Messi, Vamos Argentina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2014 by virginia blizzard. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Soccer, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Un niño pequeño supera su frustración tras un cambio de planes a última hora y en lugar de ir a celebrar la victoria de la Selección Agentina de Fútbol, se mete el mismo a la cancha que tiene a mano, y pone en práctica aquello que hizo que Messi fuera su favorito: un ejemplo del amor y la pasión con que los hinchas siguen el desarrollo de la Copa del Mundo FIFA, compartiendo todo en familia.
Dying to Live: An Amish Man Fakes His Death to Find His Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Biographical
Based on a true story, one August night in 1996, an Amish man starts a bloody trail across the bedroom floor next to the double bed where his young wife sleeps soundly and disappears into the night. He is missing and presumed dead.
Jamaica Dreaming (Romance)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
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.