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Ready Reference Treatise: Kokoro
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The novel describes in great details the transition from the Japanese Meiji society to the modern era. The story is presented through the exploration of the friendship between a young man and an older man he calls ‘Sensei’ or ‘teacher.’
The Weatherman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,710. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When adults tell young men, "There is always someone bigger than you", Sam Stephens is the guy at the end of the line. He is a fiercely proud member of the First Nations, serving as a soldier on the front line in the Canadian military, stationed in Afghanistan. Because of his courage and bravery, his close friends call him Warrior. An improvised explosive device is detonated by the Taliban...
Tabitha Fay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A leather bound book is being read today by four generations of women that have lived a life in the shadows of Oak Tree Hill Mansion. One girl in particular takes refuge in that shadow – she is the splitting image of Tabitha Fay – a girl who was once loved by a paraplegic father and openly despised by a mother who once held great power until Tabitha ripped it away while inside her womb.
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...
Never! A Slave / ¡Nunca! un Esclavo!
Price: Free! Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
This short work of fiction is an immigration story, in a small way, which celebrates the fortitude of an undocumented, American-born Mexican, and the son to whom he gives the love of words and the courage to live them.
Ready Reference Treatise: Dicey's Song
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Cynthia Voigt, the author of the present novel, was the second child in the family of six. She was brought up in a well off family. Her parents could afford to send her to an exclusive private school in Wellesley, Massachusetts, near her family home in Boston.
Power of the Baby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A family is poised to enjoy a new peak in prosperity – to enter Eden - after years of struggle thanks to the hard work of the parents and the children in education and in jobs, when it is thrown into crisis by the elopement of the youngest daughter with a foreigner.
Raven's Lament
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
What if a native legend came back to life and was saddened by the destruction of his people, their culture and their environment? What if that legend was the Haida creator god Raven and he spirited away the girl you were falling in love with? What if you didn’t believe in native spiritualism and found yourself battling Raven with only a shaman to help you?
Maybe, Maybe Not
Series: Computer User Fiction, Book 8 · All Earnest Long's Fiction, Book 15 · Are You a Mouse or a Man? People with Problems., Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A book about people with problems, the people who try to help them and what they can do to help themselves. It is a story as well as being about the experience of long-term psychiatric care for such patients or some of them at least. And as a story, there is twist in the tale and a surprising moral for anyone who is looking for one.
Ang Kwento ng Manok at ng Asong si Patty
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Patty's missing her twin brother Whitey. It's been a year now since that fateful day... Her chicken neighbor noticed her and was astounded by Patty's snooty yet friendly behavior. What will the awkward chicken and the catty dog talks about?
The Water Line - A Klansman's Road to Redemption
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Former Klansman and Selma, Alabama native David Earl Applewhite’s journey, on the rugged road to redemption, lasts fifty years. It ends with his epic battle with the demons of his own creation, and a powerful lesson in love and forgiveness few could imagine. - Gene Cartwright, former Oprah guest author and Pulitzer Nominee for his third novel, A Family Gathering.
Deposed Dictators Last Days in Power - Book 1 of 25 : Tunisia - President Zine El Abedine Ben Ali
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Book 1 is a dramatization of the last days in power of President President Zine El Abedine Ben Ali and the events that led to the start of the 'Arab Spring'
Last Métro to Bleecker Street
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
A gripping, lyrical, spiritual, erotic and despairing journey, Last Métro to Bleeker Street plunges the reader into the streets cafes, souls, poetry, folk music, sexual hunger and despair of Paris and New York’s Greenwich Village of the 1960s.
Struggle for Survival
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Deceit and plagiarism at a Dutch university are faced by Magnolia, the main character. Will she denounce her mentor to the Academic Institute where he is asking more than a million Euros pretending her educational model is his? Will she forgive and move on? The answers are in this story, that includes audio's and photos, and in "Of sun and Moon", Third Volume of the Trilogy 'Love Marathon'.
Season of Mists
Price: Free! Words: 24,770. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
This book is an unexpected twist to the usual war story: it’s written by a U.S. Marine from his enemy’s perspective. Season of Mists takes us into the Vietnam conflict from the viewpoint of a Vietnamese peasant who joins the Viet Cong. It portrays this young man not as a brain-washed peasant or even primarily as a soldier, but as a human being.
BSC
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Resumo sobre o método BSC
La Déesse Noire: The Black Goddess
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sired by a British peer, born of a paramour to Indian royalty, Kali Matai has been destined since birth to enthrall England’s most powerful noblemen. She hadn’t counted on becoming their pawn.
Ready Reference Treatise: Lucy
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The novel opens in medias res. Lucy is born and brought up in the West Indies. She moves to the United States to become an au pair for a wealthy white family. Lucy’s story seems to be highly inspired by the own experiences of Jamaica Kincaid.
Streets Paved with Gold-Book 21
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Hi there! My name is Carl and this is my friend Don. We would like to invite you to join us on an African Safari. We can offer you the real bush experience and close encounters with the big five. There’s no need to worry. We know everything there is to know about wild animals and animal behaviour. We are experienced in handling dangerous situations, so you will be quite safe in our hands….
Ready Reference Treatise: Joseph Andrews
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It is considered to be one of the first novels in the English language. The author defined the novel as a comic epic poem in prose.