Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

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The Ivory Caribou
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016 by iCrew Digital Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Is it a love story? Or is it an adventure story? Or is it a commentary on the tragedy of war? It is all of these, and more.  Caroline McCullagh weaves a thrilling and dynamic story around Anne O’Malley’s genealogical search for the story of her late husband’s father that takes her to the far North of Canada to find new relatives among the Inuit culture, to Europe behind the lines in World War I.
Quit Playing Victim Card
Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A Story of a young girl who came out of all odds to walk in the path she wants to go.
Breathless in Bollywood
Series: Bollywood Billionaires. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Desiree D’Souza is determined to take Mumbai by storm with her fledgling interior design company. To do so, she needs to nail a pitch for the famous Baron Hotel expansion. But her plan is seriously threatened when her nemesis, and teenage crush, Jarryd Baron blackmails her. Jarryd Baron will do anything to restore the Baron family hotels to glory, including blackmailing a woman he despises.
Scintillating Stories- Book 2. 'Realization' and other stories.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,650. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Life is too short to gain all knowledge by personal experience; one has to learn from the experiences of others. The best way to do this is through books. A short story deals with an issue generally faced by us and interestingly shows how to tackle it. Its message continues to reverberate in the reader’s mind for a long time. ‘Realization’ urges that marriage is for a lifetime.
Baltimore Blue and Freddie Gray
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A novel set during the excitement of the riots after the funeral of Freddie Gray, with a complete chronology of important legal events.
El Relojero (The Watchmaker)(Spanish Edition)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: Spanish. Published: May 11, 2016 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
¿Podrá Marae hacer las paces con el error que más lamenta en el mundo?
El Nahual
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,670. Language: Spanish. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Durante tiempos inmemorables los antiguos habitantes de Mesoamérica, creían que toda persona desde el momento de su nacimiento, venía con el espíritu de un animal, el cual se encargaba de protegerlo y guiarlo. Ese espíritu recibía el nombre de Nahual. Se creía (aún se cree en ciertos lugares), que los brujos y chamanes podían crear un vínculo muy cercano con sus nahuales.
The Wild Boars
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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The previous draft "The Hunter" was shortlisted by Quattro Books in 2015.
Eli's Paradise
Price: $5.70 USD. Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Omar Bishara and his family have moved into Eli’s Creek and life in the small town will never be the same—the Scandinavian hamlet in the Sierra foothills hasn’t changed much since the gold rush days. The Arab immigrants want to buy an old landmark property, which draws protests, but when the town’s favorite daughter, Lilly, falls for the Arab boy, Baligh, protest turns to distrust and resentment.
The Haggis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The haggis: A philosophical essay upon its habitat and its lifecycle.
Subterranean Homesick Alien
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
After crash-landing on Earth, an alien finds himself trapped and alone, amongst a strange culture. Realising it will be some time before he can signal his people for rescue, he decides to learn about humanity, and records his observations.
Ready Reference Treatise: Norwegian Wood
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Toru Watanabe is the narrator of the story. The story is told from the first person perspective. The narrator goes back to his past and describes the days while he had been living as a college student in Tokyo, Japan.
Vichyssoise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,540. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » War
1942 Karin Schmidt, a former German citizen working for the British government, has disappeared during a spying mission in south-west France. Reporter David Klein is tasked with her search, which he gladly undertakes, despite the risks. In 1939, Karin had helped a Jewish family escape from Germany – and rescued him from Kletschkau prison. He owes her his life. But will he be in time to save her?
L'enfant traumatisé
Price: $7.90 USD. Words: 70,680. Language: French. Published: April 27, 2016 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ce livre raconte l'histoire d’un enfant terrorisé dans son enfance par la politique du déni de sa langue, une histoire inspirée de faits réels.
Literature Help: Rashomon & Other Stories
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The stories could not be published during his lifetime. The story “Rashomon” was published when the author was still an undergraduate student at Tokyo Imperial University.
Il Vento e il Fiume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: Italian. Published: April 25, 2016 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » European poetry, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Questo volume raccoglie poesie scritte nel periodo 1978–1981 e prende il nome dal poema "Il Vento e il Fiume". Fu, quello, un periodo travagliato per la società italiana, valga solo ricordare, di quegli anni, il terrorismo e un terremoto devastante, in Irpinia, i cui effetti risultarono aggravati dall'endemica corruzione. Temi tutti che si sono riflessi ed insieme immersi in queste poesie..
The Closing of Yoshimura Kimie
You set the price! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Everything was great in their relationship until Ai unexpectedly brought her mother over to meet him and together they found that a few months of love and respect couldn't overcome millenia of cultural bias and xenophobia.
Xibalba Unleashed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A research expedition to an ancient Mayan cave in Belize leads to dire events being released back out into the world after over a thousand years.
Antologia Cuentos
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 21,320. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Essay » Literature
Esta antología incluye diez relatos de ficción, dos de ellos premiados en Argentina y Chile y dos son un reflejo de realidades políticas descritas en '07MH17' o sociales reflejadas en forma irónica en 'Vamos a la Plasha'. Todos los relatos incluyen fotos, audios, música y algunos de ellos vídeos. El objetivo es presentar al lector una imagen vívida del mensaje de la autora.
Ta-ta Grandma
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,240. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Blossom, Flinty’s mother returns from Toronto to Spring Valley – a rural Jamaican village, after seven years, she finds her teenage son—who lives with his grandparents—facing the same dim future as the island, idling out his life on a dangerous roller-coaster of misadventures, on an island sizzling with the political tensions of the 1970s.