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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.
Molly and Amai
Price: Free! Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Molly is delighted and baffled by the charming but bizarre cat, Amai (ah-my). She prefers things to be logically explainable. But this cat is not.
Wapasha and The Rabbi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,160. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This contemporary story, Wapasha and the Rabbi, mirrors the lives of a small group, while reflecting on the universal power of the past to influence human lives. This is poignantly revealed not only in the stories told by the two protagonists, but also in the stories told by some of the young people, who share their lives with Rabbi Itsak Cohen on an isolated farm in the back country of Texas.
The Shaman and The Jew
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,990. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
The enduring struggle for ethnic, cultural, national, and individual survival characterizes human history.These are powerful forces that drive events, underline deep psychological motivations, and when challenged, are uncompromising.
Dinner Party: Part 2
Price: Free! Words: 41,300. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Essay » Literature
After having the opportunity as a little girl to attend dinner parties with famous people from history, now she has to write about the important things discussed at those dinner parties with only things that have already been recorded in history. To help her in this process she receives a few letters from heaven. This is her study Journal.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Devil's Arithmetic
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Hannah finds herself in a death camp that is thought to be Auschwitz. She begins to live the life of a girl named Chaya in the concentration camp. At this point, she realizes how important it is to know about the past.
The White School
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,530. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literature » Urban
This collection of short stories reveals 21st century racism from many perspectives, and it delves into the most basic tenet of human behavior: Some people change, some people try, and some people do neither. Welcome to The White School
Ready Reference Treatise: Chinese Cinderella
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
She had published her autobiography in 1997. “Chinese Cinderella” is a revised version of part of that autobiography. The autobiography was titled “Falling Leaves.”
Men of Valor, Books 1 - 3 Boxset
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In a time when tradition dictated the lives of all, three courageous women will defy conventions and three men of honour will love them regardless.
La Flaca
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,770. Language: Spanish. Published: May 22, 2015 by ManuPax Editores. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
¡NO TE PIERDAS ESTA FASCINANTE AVENTURA! Patsy, una aguerrida,intrépida e irreverente periodista nos narra con apasionamiento sus experiencias como reportera en los terribles años de la guerra interna que sufrió el Perú y que causó miles de muertos en las décadas de los 80 y 90. Nuestro país se desangraba por las acciones de los grupos terroristas y los periodistas de la época se fajaban.
In Between the After
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 106,920. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The concepts involve ideas that are time or globe encompassing. From New Zealand to the ends of the earth, and from beginning of time to the future. Big concepts to tell a story of love, jealousy, power – telepathy, astral travelling, reincarnation, the existence of beings on another planet.
Menarche
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
After the death of his Balinese wife, financial circumstances force expat Jordan Elliot and his nine-year-old half-Balinese daughter to return to Connecticut to his wealthy, domineering, social register mother.
Leah's Children
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,290. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Historical » General
Spanning decades and the globe, the remarkable odysseys of Aaron, Michael, and Rebecca were as compelling as the journey of their renowned mother, Leah. From the courageous struggle of the Hungarian revolution, to the dramatic strife of the civil rights movement in Mississippi…from Israel’s heroic fight for freedom, to the eve of the Six-Day War…
Leah's Journey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 165,480. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Historical » General
Winner of the National Jewish Book Award of 1979, this classic novel of love and war is now available in ebook format for the first time! Violence shattered her golden world, and Leah's journey began... It swept her from the burning villages of old Russia to the tenements of New York, from the glittering showrooms of Paris to the settlements of war-torn Israel.
Keeping Secrets
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,510. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
What’s a nice Southern Jewish girl like Emma Fine doing married to an angry but beautiful and incredibly sexy black artist like Jesse Tree? Emma Tree’s marriage is falling apart. Jesse’s obsession with Skytop, the old inn he’s renovating, pulls him further away from her, and the distance forces Emma into some uneasy questions about their relationship and about herself.
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).
Ready Reference Treatise: Interpreter of Maladies
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
“Interpreter of Maladies” by Indian American author Jhumpa Lahiri was first published in 1999. It is a collection of nine short stories. The book proved to be highly successful and it received numerous favorable reviews.
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.
The Crown of Solomon and Other Stories
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 31,820. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Ever since his novel, The Search Committee, I have been waiting anxiously for Rabbi Marc D. Angel's next work of fiction. The short story collection The Crown of Solomon and Other Stories was worth the wait! A unique and moving collection that allows the reader insight into Sephardic Jewry's rich heritage." — Naomi Ragen, Author of The Sister's Weiss and the Ghost of Hannah Mendes