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"Cry, the Beloved Country" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story of the novel revolves around Stephen Kumalo, the protagonist of the novel, who happens to be a black Anglican priest from a rural Natal town in South Africa. He goes in search of his son Absalom in the city of Johannesburg.
Narvla's Celtic New Year
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,830. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
After her mother is named U.S. Ambassador to Ireland, step dancing champion Narvla moves to Dublin where she finds finds love, loss and adventure.
On the Island of Fire - Four Tales of Santorini
Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Fantasies are spawned by the volcanic Greek island of Santorini in this collection "On the Island of Fire" - four fantasies for children - from the dream of Alizides, a donkey who thinks he is Pegasus fighting the Chimaera, to harpies swooping through as they move home - unlikely happenings emerging from the island's black sand and simmering core.
Inconvenient Relations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,390. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Shaan Ahuja found himself bowing to tradition and agreeing to an arranged marriage to the beautiful Ruhi Sharma. He went through the motions but had no intention of carrying through on his vows. But, he was completely unprepared for what his new wife had in mind.
Seoul Spankings
Series: 1Night Stand. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,580. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Broken-hearted when her live-in boyfriend impregnates her best frenemy, Indigo Adams accepts a one-way ticket to Seoul, South Korea, and a challenge from her Great-Aunt Matilda: Forget that boy. Go and make something of yourself...
The Reader the Writer
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,120. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A woman is writing a novel. She is the Writer. Each evening, her partner comes home and they talk about her work that day. He is the Reader. Her novel describes a married couple and their attempts to cope with the revelation that the husband has been seeing prostitutes over a number of years.
Monochroom Reënboog
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,510. Language: Afrikaans. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Abrie het ‘n plekkie wat hy koester, ‘n stil plekkie waar hy min mense toelaat. Hy treur en lag daar tussen herinneringe deur wat nooit uitgewis sal word nie. Herinneringe aan vriendskap, liefde en omgee. Maar ook ander herinneringe. Heel dikwels klou ons vas aan herinneringe uit “die goeie ou dae”. Maar dan is daar ook dié wat ons diep wegpak en huiwerig oopmaak. Of vir altyd probeer toehou.
You Can Run, But You Can't Hide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,420. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
When Edward and NaNaLee Gill decided to take their family from the Deep South—north to Ohio for a better life; it was a twist of fate that brought the family members; divorce, murder, and even suicide to a woman who did not want to wait on death.
Niyati
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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A South African fable following a young donkey named Niyati and the consequences of her quest for vengeance.
A Scatter of Words
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,220. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is a book that showcases some of my writing; so it is made up of some short stories, some poetry, some sayings and some essays.
Lightning Pancakes: Arian Restaurant & Food Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: American English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is a short restaurant/food review for the Arian restaurant called Lightning Pancakes. It's all about the cuteness of pancakes, as well as how delicious and fun they are!
The Curcuruto Girls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015 by Hudson Mohawk Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A collection of short stories based on the lives of five Italian-American sisters from the upstate New York town of Fulton that take place between the 1920’s and the 1950’s, based loosely on true stories about the sisters in their youth. Their stories remind us that human nature remains the same, even as the world around us has changed drastically since their time.
A Bushveld Tail
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the African veld, Snake and Mongoose are old enemies.
Singende Eidechsen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,680. Language: German. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Bridget Reinhold ist nicht sehr abenteuerlustig, doch als ihre Schwester Claire in Afrika verschwindet, hält sie nichts mehr in England. Ohne gross zu überlegen begibt sie sich in Botswana auf die Suche. Trotz Schwierigkeiten gibt sie nicht auf. Wie kommt es dann, dass Bridget vergisst warum sie in Afrika ist? Auf einmal scheint alles schief zu laufen. Steckt da etwa Übersinnliches dahinter?
Singing Lizards
Price: Free! Words: 104,800. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Bridget Reinhold is not exactly the adventurous type. But when her sister Claire disappears in Southern Africa, nothing can keep her in England. She launches herself into the search and despite major challenges, she doesn’t give up. Soon, Bridget is plunged into turmoil as everything seems to be going wrong. Just coincidence or is there something more sinister at work?
Waiting For The Sun: Hasten The Day II
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 99,580. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The sequel to the highly acclaimed and award winning dystopian speculative fiction novel 'Hasten The Day' by the same author. Five years after the collapse and breakup of the United States of America, new nations arise and compete amid the ruins of a superpower. 'World War Z' meets 'Mad Max'!
Saved in Sri Lanka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,970. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Some people are destined to meet. It sure feels that way when Sri Lankan tour guide Sepalika meets Daniel. The mysterious tourist from Ireland steals his way into her heart and makes her question everything her life is built upon. Instant attraction turns to love – but does he feel the same? And what about the secret she’s hiding from him?
Charivari: A Noisy Parade of Souls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,580. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Set in magical, modern Mexico, Charivari is the story of two very different twins being reunited after decades apart, of long, painful journeys and the magic that makes them bearable and above all, that love really can protect us from ourselves.
The Amulet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Gregorio the master of Zero-Zero Investments is led by the nose by Greed…and another force. His target- Ganjamano- has potent defences. And the winner is…? A short story from Mozambique.
Spider Woman's Loom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,930. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This exquisitely woven tale by debut novelist Lorie Adair is set on the vast and starkly beautiful Navajo reservation in the aftermath of Indian agents exploiting the land and sending children to faraway boarding schools for assimilation, Spider Woman’s Loom is narrated by Noni Lee, an old Navajo weaver whose instinct for survival and fierce resistance drives away even those she loves most.