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The Fallen Angels of Karnataka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,650. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Still young, and mourning the loss of his lover, Haakon is not ready to give up on his dream of traveling, so when a rich Englishman offers him the chance to join him on a tour of the world, Haakon takes it, daring to believe that his dream is finally coming true…but at what price? A novel filled with adventure, life’s hard-learned lessons, loss, despicable evil, and finally, love and redemption.
Hades and Persephone
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Golden Fleece Australia Pty Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Persephone who was kidnapped by Hades the god of the Underworld, the goddess Demeter blessed the Earth, Spring and Summer to welcome the daughter back home......
Fursan au Tibet et au Mont Kailash
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Quittant la Route de Soie, un druide et un lama accompagnent la première expédition française sur les hauts plateaux tibétains. Au fil des jours, les personnages vous plongeront dans les anciennes cultures et les religions actuelles ; ils vous feront découvrir le mantra : “OM MANI PADME HUM HRÎH”
Fursan sur la Route de la Soie
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 65,750. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
En 1889, des Français ont été les premiers à traverser les hauts plateaux tibétains ! Un druide et un lama les accompagnent sur la Route de la Soie ; ils vont affronter les déserts et les hautes chaînes montagneuses à la recherche de l’immortalité, de la pierre philosophale, de la mythique Shambala, de l’Agartha.
And The Puppy Ain't Here Yet, A 21st Century Adult Fairy Tale Begins
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 194,590. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
OK... so the story starts. Every story starts at a beginning... every story, long or short. Every story begins at the beginning and moves towards a middle and comes to an end. Always... And this is that beginning, a "beginning" of a story in two volumes... "A 21st Century Adult Fairy Tale..." A journey through time distant and time near, into the NOW... The NOW... And so it begins.
Surrender Aurora
Price: Free! Words: 65,290. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
From NA meetings to Nellis Air Force Base and war with ISIS. As James McGregor settles down, leaving a partying life to take college seriously, he's recruited for a drug test with global ramifications. It clears the fog of a pot smoking past, opening him to an unexpected future. His security clearance is reactivated and he finds himself battling ISIS jets over Syria, to stop aviation terrorism.
HEAT: A Southeast Asian Urban Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016 by Buku Fixi. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
HEAT is part of a threesome of Southeast Asian urban anthologies. The other two are called FLESH and TRASH.
His Hundred Years, A Tale
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 48,570. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
“This fascinating book by gifted writer and storyteller Shalach Manot reflects on the life of an unusual Sephardic man, his childhood in Turkey, and later, his adaptation to life in America. We follow his adventures and come away with a deeper appreciation and understanding of the Sephardic immigrant experience during the 20th century.” — Marc D. Angel
FLESH: A Southeast Asian Urban Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,600. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Buku Fixi. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
FLESH is part of a threesome of Southeast Asian urban anthologies. The other two are called HEAT and TRASH.
Soucouyant: A Caribbean Supernatural Tale - A nice nuclear family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
A comical encounter on a busy street in Curepe, Trinidad
TRASH: A Southeast Asian Urban Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Buku Fixi. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
TRASH is part of a threesome of Southeast Asian urban anthologies. The other two are called HEAT and FLESH.
Ancestral Notes: A Family Dream Journal
Series: Biography & Memoir. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Dream journal entries, poems, essays, short stories, and a drama based on the author's investigations into her family history and cultural identity. She explores the themes of Jewish spirituality, shtetl life in Europe, immigration to the USA, and men's and women's traditional roles. Repeated references to spirits suggest that this inquiry is not only guided but demanded by ancestral souls.
Soapstone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In a world forever changed by terrorism, history erases itself as America begins the long walk back to its pre-contact state.Following the White Removal of 2021, American Indians are gifted with the most valuable asset of all - the return of their land. Ex-cop Ryan Becker begins his own journey, guided by a recurring dream, and making his way back to his homeland.
The Book of Nice Monsters: Or a Few Scurrilous Drawings
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Inspired at first by the drawings of Dr. Seuss, really Theodor Geisel and his wife. Over the years I added on scads of different Native American influences, such as Pacific Coast Northwest Indian art, Southwestern Indian art, East Coast or Algonquin Nation Indian art; classical painters, such as Picasso, Miro, Degas, Rembrandt and Vincent Van Gogh. There is a heavy “Bateman” influence, too.
Fear
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Nikal saves a small, starving girl he finds outside after curfew, he inadvertently dooms his own brother who is blamed for his actions. Racked with guilt, he knows that he must make amends, but no one in his family agrees. Only Mirka, the child he saved. How can two children hope to stop their oppressors? Perhaps the two children are not as alone as they think.
الاغبياء الخمسة
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: Arabic. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
وقال للطلبة "اليوم هو أول يوم في الفصل الدراسي الثاني. ومن غير المعقول في أول يوم أن أثقل عليكم بدروس وواجبات. لذاك فلن أشرح سوى درسا واحدا لكل المدرسة ". وعرض الأستاذ لوحه كبيرة عن اعلان لفيلم السفينة (تيتانك). اضغطonlinereader https://www.facebook.com/bomarzouk
From East to West - The Heir
Series: From East to West. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,110. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Master Sakuma and disciples journey to America to reunite with daughter, Kimko. He has a plan, supported by the Emperor, to safe guard the heir. Kimko and Jonathan join the conflict. Master Sakuma knows the enemies of the emperor are powerful and desire the end of the heir. He launches a secret plant to defeat the Grand master Ninja and safeguard the heir, but the ninja has a plan of his own
Naripana (नारीपना)
Price: Free! Words: 7,670. Language: Hindi. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
नमस्ते! इन कहानी और कविताओं में नारी किरदारों पर कुछ प्रयोग किये हैं। कहीं वह सकारात्मक है, तो कहीं बिल्कुल गलत पर ये सभी स्त्रियां वर्तमान को वर्तमान में जीती हैं, जो तुलना में पुरुषों में कम देखा है। नारी के सभी रूपों को स्वीकार करना समाज के लिए ज़रूरी है। नकारात्मक आदतें और व्यवहार के लिए भी थोड़ी जगह होनी चाहिए...
Silence Under The Blue Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Set against the backdrop of the Jamnagar Helicopter crash on 30 August 2012, where two helicopters of the Indian Air Force had a mid-air collision, this story is a reality fiction, loosely based on the true story of an Air Warrior from the Indian Air Force. A contemporary reality fiction, this story brings out the universally common language of pain.
The Arranged Marriage, a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Religious
Mohsina, daughter of Muslim immigrants to America, is a college student who is very vocal in her arguments against her professor’s anti-Islam rhetoric about Muslim women being forced into unwanted marriages…until her parents try to force her into an unwanted marriage.