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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?
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 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.
Leyendas Mexicanas para Disfrutar en Familia
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Price: $3.70 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: Spanish. Published: June 4, 2013 and represented by Editorial Universus. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
Esta obra "Leyendas Mexicanas para Disfrutar en Familia" posee un conjunto de relatos para redescubrir la historia y legado que dejó el pueblo mexicano a través de los años.
8 Surefire Signs of a Jewish Mother
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A comical look at what it takes to be an official Jewish Mother and how to deal with one. A Jewish Mother doesn't have to be Jewish, a mother or even a woman!
Soaring With Cockatoos
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 106,650. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The last decades of the nineteenth century. European powers are colonising the whole planet and seem unstoppable. In the British colony of Western Australia white settlers ignore the rights of the Aborigines, murder them or chase them from their land, or perhaps readmit them to work as unpaid labourers on newly created properties. This is their story...
La brevedad es una catarina anaranjada
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,790. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Esta es una coleccion de cuentos breves, muy breves. Ficciones que pueden ir desde una linea hasta media paginas, todas encantadoras.
Los espíritus de Venezuela
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,850. Language: Spanish. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Los Espíritus de Venezuela señalan el final de una época de tabús impuesta en Venezuela por la Conquista Española y abre la puerta a un nuevo aspecto a como los venezolanos obran con la sabiduría práctica de sus antecesores.
Thai Tales
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 43,360. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Initially this collection of short stories examined the many sided relationships between young Thai ladies and older Western men. Many of the relationships are doomed from the start: ‘Remember Your First’ and ‘Rich Man, Poor Man’.
Al garete
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,400. Language: Spanish. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
(5.00 from 1 review)
Al garete es una narrativa contemporánea de la vida de un hombre común, Mario Quintanilla Rodríguez, la cual se nutre de historia y ficción, y trata de rescatar relatos de un pasado que reafirman la cultura y definen la identidad de un pueblo del noroeste de Puerto Rico. Nace en 1968 y crece en un pueblito donde sus residentes aspiran al primer mundo, pero viven muy cómodos en el tercero.
Taming Romeo (New Adult Romance)
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Series: Sanchez Sisters, Book 1. 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.
Skin Deep, a Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,520. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
If you were half black, but looked white, how would it affect your life? Your career? Your love life? Nina Moore, the daughter of a rich & famous musician finds she's attracting the wrong men, receiving privileges she didn't earn and running from a past she didn't create. When she meets Ahmad, an ex-con and single father with no love for white folks, she learns lessons she never saw coming...
Rembrandt Sings
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 82,290. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ambitious art historian Bill Maguire searches Paris for a subject for his doctoral thesis and follows up faint clues about once famous abstract painter Alexander Golden. He finds himself in Carmel listening to the death-bed confessions of Joe Rembrandt, an art forger on an industrial scale, and meets beautiful Anna Glover whose life seems somehow connected with the dying man.
The Testimony of Aliens
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Testimony of Aliens is a compelling cross cultural story set in the heart of the chiangmai Mai expat community. It is a love story across the ethnic divide and a moral lesson between two generations. Moore's humor and insight are brilliantly realized in this story.
Exit Plans
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 47,820. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
What happens when a group of senior citizens decide to manage the way they are treated at the end of their long and useful lives? Will they go along with the state of the art status quo – or find new reasons to get up on Thursday mornings to discuss their possible fates?
We Are Leaves
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Friendship
"We Are Leaves” recognizes that we may be different colours, come from different backgrounds, speak different languages, yet we are all the same. And, when we work together everyone can have FUN!!! Sing-a-long to the tune of This Old Man. Look for other titles by this author including, "We Are Colourful Friends" available at: www.smashwords.com.
Pecados predecibles
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,110. Language: Spanish. Published: April 3, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Cuando Claudia Guillén toma la decisión de escribir un relato es porque ha llegado al final de un camino. Lectora, escritora y mujer de temperamento vital nos ofrece historias en que la malicia, la respiración de la vida y el tiempo inhumano cobijan sus personajes. Claudia es una cuentista que no tiene prisa; su escritura denota el sosiego que dan la vida y la observación.
The Goomeri Pointing Bone : Sequel to Dwarg in the Seventh Dimension
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Series: Dwarg in the Seventh Dimension, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,730. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Dwarg is reunited with his host Aggie. Aggie has grown and has found a lover. Trouble with mysterious disappearances of some of her people in Algeria takes the reader on a rollercoaster ride of intrigue and spiritualism where Native American Shaman meets Australian Aboriginal Ngangkari and the puzzle is finally solved in a little township in Southeast Queensland called Goomeri...or was it?
Sara & Habeel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is the story of two protagonists, Sara and Habeel, but it is also the story of a tribe who have lived in one area for generations, but forced by a changing climate that affects both them and their livestock. They must make a brave decision to leave all that they knew behind them and journey to another land where they can build a new life.
Mr. Chef & Ms. Librarian
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Tariq and Ivy aren't just from opposite sides of the tracks, they're from opposite worlds. He lives for food. She tolerates it. He's got his Muslim-Canadian family on speed dial; she doesn't speak to her mother in England. Her ex just dumped her. His business is on its last loan. And yet, when Ivy strolls into Tariq's cooking class, love is too delicious to resist.