Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

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Fuga dal monsone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: Italian. Published: May 16, 2015 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Nel loro caso viaggiare non significava cambiare, o migliorare, ma disinnescare quella bomba ad orologeria collocata nella psiche umana sovrapponendo ad ogni ripartenza un progetto, come un tentativo perpetuo di sublimare il senso dell’esistenza. (Dalla prefazione di Maurizio DiMaggio, Radio Monte Carlo).
Jesusita
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,600. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Amika Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Jesusita is the story of immigrants—legal and illegal—trying to survive in California in the years after World War II. The interrelated lives of these people provide a complex, sometimes violent, and often tragic image of American poverty within the nation’s postwar boom.
The Cultivation Of I am - A Know Thyself Curriculum - The Book Of Hardcore Reality
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,200. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This book of hardcore reality is not fiction. The Cultivation of I am is an educational venue of work in a mythology created by the author. Included in the book is a sample lesson book that gives explanations on what the work is about and how to decode it.
Steep Climb to Elsewhere
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 282,200. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Spanish Civil War lost, brothers Josep and Eduard Balaguer are exiled. The Balaguer women stay behind in their town in the Catalan Pyrenees to face Francisco Franco's vengeful regime until Josep returns home—alone. It will take decades of bribery, smuggling, imprisonment, love affairs, and other adventures to bring the family together again. But what will they have lost on the journey?
Afterlife in Harlem: A Novel of Redemption
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Foundering former president Bill Clinton—now “First Gentleman” to President Hillary—makes a haunting discovery in his Harlem home: the ghost of Alexander Hamilton, with sexy former slave Sarafina in tow, sent from Heaven to get Bill back on track.
Nairobi Bloodstar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,790. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
As the British Empire begins to fall in Africa, a disgraced Englishman and a proud Rhodesian Zulu conspire how to get rich while the going is good. When rubies are unearthed at the sight where they work, stealing them is the challenge, and each is not planning to share.
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 » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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.
Inconvenient Relations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,390. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
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.
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 » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, 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 » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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.
Singende Eidechsen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,680. Language: German. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, 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: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,840. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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?
Mud Sharks
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 89,360. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An intense, true-to-life story about the reality of life behind the trappings of fame, proving that Dave Barbarossa is not only an influential musician but also a gifted writer. Growing up amidst the casual racism in London in the 1970's, Harry plunges as a 15-year old into the world of rock 'n' roll finding purpose and redemption with its
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 » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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 » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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.
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 » Women's fiction » 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.
Seasoned Rum: The Mistaken Slave Girl
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,310. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the early nineteenth century, a black market of slave trading explodes. Raised a free woman of color, Scholastique Bigonesse inherits a large supply of rum, but her identity papers go missing and she’s kidnapped by a man wanting her fortune. Mistaken for a slave, her adventures carry her to a deep understanding of the times, while she seeks retribution.
Of Mixed Blood
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,940. Language: American English. Published: February 18, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Inspirational
Mike Temple is a top executive in the defense industry. He is happily married and respected by his peers and politicians he has worked with. On the day he is asked to join Jimmy Carter’s administration as the secretary of defense, he receives a letter from Korea from a daughter he didn't know he had . What Mike learns from the letter changes his life forever