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Око за око
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: Russian. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
1990’s, Moscow, Russia. As the society is discovering capitalism and freedoms of various kinds, the majority of people are left to survive however they prefer. The country descends into chaos, with the newly rich making their own rules. Laws aren’t working, jobs are lost, government-issued pensions are not being paid. Crimes are neither solved nor punished…or are they? A novella. Russian edition.
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.
Kilned Again, A Jennifer Harrington Jones Mystery
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,530. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Jennifer Harrington Jones discovers an unlikely gas fired kiln behind a prestigious winery in the Napa Valley dominos start to fall, bringing to light its connection with a widely varied cast of characters, art world intrigues, immigrant quandaries, and delicious culinary forays.
Ranga Plays Australia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,070. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A lad in a small village that would later become part of the great city of Bangalore dreams of playing cricket against Australia. As this is 1949 this must be an impossible drea. But, once a dream gets out there, amazing things may happen...
Bride at First Sight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"All-American" Indian-American Haripriya Sanyal is not happy when her parents arrange for her to wed a virtual stranger, but can Bollywood-handsome Namdev Chakrabarty charm her into accepting their mutual fate?
The Road Out of Nayucan
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,850. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Down on his luck in what seems to be a tropical Mexican paradise, ex-pat Joel has to turn himself around before he loses his Mexican girlfriend, Delia, who ultimately comes up with a plan to save Joel from the clutches of a cartel capo. If Joel and Delia can pull it off, their relationship will be saved. If not, they and their close friends might die.
The Menu: More Than Just A List
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Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A paper of a mock restaurant designed to engender critique.
From Flying Fish to Kippers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,750. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Sheraton Media. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, 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.
The Baptist “A Native American Odyssey”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 144,010. Language: American English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Fr. Tosco is assigned to meet with a band of Paiute and dissolve an abandoned Mission established by the Catholic Diocese. Discovering remnants of a once proud people, struggling for survival and destined for extinction, something triggered within him to lead them to the path of survival. Why did the church and the government feel so threatened that it caused the shooting of unarmed natives?
A Proud Monkey In Iceland
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 314,400. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A story about a black West Indian, raised in America, man's search for his destiny. Born into a family of ancient African healers, as an adult he finds himself living in Iceland knowing that for some reason relating to his destiny he has to be there. But not knowing how living there fits into his quest to find his destiny.
Dancers of Epano
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
To trap an elusive partisan leader,foreign troops lay siege to Epano,his home village.An Englishman in Epano,Reginald Jordon,plots to escape---with his secret lover---from the village's desperate and bloody defense.When the partisan dies,trying to relieve Epano,the ex-pat imagines that he can stay uninvolved as his lover,and all,dance themselves,and their children off the sea-cliffs behind Epano.
As Her Name Is So Is Redbird-book 4-Nurse Hal Among The Amish
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Series: Nurse Hal Among The Amish, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite
If spring is a season of rebirth and love, Hallie Lapp's farm, at first glance, seems to be the place to be. What she didn't see coming after the birth of her daughter, Redbird, was an abandoned baby dropped off in her buggy as part of the Safe Haven law. She couldn't imagine a runaway girl, Annie Hosteller, showing up on her doorstep or being invaded by Hosteller men to capture Annie.
Blue Rain
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Series: Book 2, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
This is Ruperake Petaias first collection of poetry which includes his famous poems "Kidnapped", "Blue Rain" and "Star in the Marble",that are widely used by educational institutions
Taming Romeo (New Adult Romance)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,660. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Evie Sanchez is recovering from heartbreak when she runs into Romeo Garcia, the boy she left behind. Now a movie star, Romeo never understood why Evie stood him up. He whisks her away and reignites her love with romance and skillful lovemaking. But is the fantasy real or revenge? Evie and Romeo are about to discover if their buried feelings will explode in pure delight or utter disaster.
Gay vs. Black: A Conversation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
A fictional, civilized discussion trying to make sense of prejudice, racism and homophobia. Blacks and gays fight separate battles, but with some similarities and one very different characteristic that makes their respective struggles unique.
Gaijin Skin 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,490. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Life seems so grand for Adam, full of hope and ideals and a passionate partnership with a creative rugged man- Mario and a home. Plus he is on the cusp of a teaching career. We watch it all collapse one tragic day and witness a hate crime. Will he survive and recover? Will he even escape? Read and see. By the end of the first novella in the Gaijin Skin series your answers will be provided.
Finding a Soul Mate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,970. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
What is life without a soul mate? As Meyer tells us, “… no one’s life is just a single strand of thread. On the contrary, each of our lives is a tapestry, woven intricately with the lives of those with whom we cross paths and with whom we share history and destiny. In these pages you will find the strands that make up my tapestry, my history, my life—and the journey that led me to my soul mate.”
Extended Vacation
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Extended Vacation is a story of rage, bigotry, fear, suffering, perseverance, secrets, and a friendship that is tested to the limits.
Bullying ... Period.
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bullying … ever witness this before? Perhaps, you didn’t know the person that it happened to … or maybe it was a friend … or a relative … or just maybe, it happened to you.
El recurso del metodo
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,640. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Classics
Obra compleja, escrita en lenguaje suntuoso, montada sobre un monólogo, que ha tenido numerosas ediciones, que ya pasan de treinta, solamente en espanol. Euna novela histórica y política entre cuyas virtudes estaban la paródica autenticidad del mundo narrado: la figura del caudillo latinoamericano.