Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

Sub-categories: Cultural interest, general | Hispanic & Latino | Asian American | Jewish 
Outback Aboriginal Stories
By
You set the price! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by Springwood Emedia. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
Out of this deep respect for nature Aborigines have learned to live in remarkable harmony with the land and its animals. Here are a few stories, which relate to a culture we can all learn from. If we try harder we can all live in harmony with planet earth.
Therapist / The Rapist
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A love affair between a gay Canadian male hooker and a young British woman unleashes a series of unconventional rapes.
Khatchkar - le croci di pietra
By
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: Italian. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Nella prima decade del XX secolo ancora prima del grande olocausto della seconda guerra mondiale, si compie un altro genocidio che coinvolge piu' di un milione di Armeni. In questo primo racconto dei sei proposti su altre vicende incredibili, si intreccia la storia del XX secolo con le vicende miracolose di S.Gregorio Armeno, che nel 301 a.c. aveva convertito il re pagano Tiridate III.
God Wife: A Story of Dreams and Realities
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
God Wife, a novel co-authored by Mani Nepali, is based on the true story of a struggling orphan in a remote village of Nepal. Abused and despised, he is inspired by zizibisha, a supernatural force that appears to him as a dream girl. She is not only his friend but also his teacher and spiritual consort, helping him to overcome life’s challenges and find success in Nepal and on the world’s stage.
Pueblo Mysteries
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a collection of four short story mysteries involving the Pueblo Indians of New Mexico.
Captives of Minara
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,110. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
In Captives of Minara; -A 4500-year-old lost city is excavated, -A journalist reluctantly returns to the scene of a childhood trauma, -A criminal mastermind kidnaps women and children consigning them to a life of slavery. Josh Radley travels to Pakistan to write about archaeological discoveries but faces a gang engaged in human trafficking.
Bomba libera tutti (versione Light)
By
Price: Free! Words: 106,600. Language: Italian. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Pubblicazione in due lingue / This publication is in two languages: Italiano: versione originale English: experimental translation
The Road to Frogmore: Turning Slaves into Citizens
By
Series: The Civil War in South Carolina's Low Country, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,220. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Laura Towne was a medical student, a Unitarian, and an abolitionist. In 1862 she traveled to South Carolina to work with a group of missionaries known as Gideonites. She and her friend Ellen Murray struggled to provide education for the slaves who had been abandoned by their owners on St. Helena Island. The school they founded is now the Penn Center, preserving the heritage of the Gullah people.
David Norris: Trial By Media
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
During the lead up to the 2011 Irish presidential election Joe Jackson published David Norris: Trial By Media, which tells the story of, arguably, Ireland's most controversial presidential candidate that year, Senator David Norris. The Senator has since written his autobiography, which, sadly gives only one chapter to the 2011 Irish Presidential election and omits 99% of this material.
Bird Season
By
Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Inspired by true accounts of one of the world’s most unusual competitions, this story describes the efforts of two young men driven by a lifetime in opposition to each other. Both are determined to win at any cost, motivated by the same precious prize. One seeks only to possess her … and the other loves her.
As Though Everything Depended On Me
By
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,670. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Journalists, if they are honest and capable, are among the strongest guardians of democracy. No tyranny can tolerate them, no democracy can function without them. For this reason they are among the most endangered people on our planet. In the tumultuous period of German history between the World Wars a brave journalist, had to oppose all forms of chauvinism, especially the rising tide of Nazism.
Magic in Woman
By
Price: $6.85 USD. Words: 31,580. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Rumor mills are at work. Strange things are happening in a community around Lolwe (Lake Victoria). The People disappear and their body parts are stolen. The principle character is smeared with evilness. she emerges amidst all these and becomes a chief. A strategic position that would enable he steer her community's social and economic development where some had failed...
La cantina de ron
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: Spanish. Published: October 27, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
¨En las islas del Caribe, los bares de ron son el centro de la actividad comunal, mas que todo porque todos aparecen por allí, tarde o temprano. Noticias de eventos y personas, chismes e historias se comparten libremente. Es un fantástico lugar para pasar el tiempo si quieres conocer gente. Y, el ron suele ser muy bueno, también Traducción de Derek Marabolí
Dreams in the Medina
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,030. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
From the heart of Syria, Dreams in the Medina is a coming-of-age tale which explores the aspirations, passions and tragedies of a group of young Syrian women, who on the surface seem to have nothing in common but who are brought together in the deepest of bonds as they study and live together at the University of Damascus.
A Declaration
By
Price: Free! Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
If true love is meant to be, how come its timing is so bad? Why was I married, and she too, though not to each other?
Course Change
By
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
History has taught us one document, one grouping of words can show you so much about what followed its creation.
All Jacked Up In The Hood
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Jack just escaped an Italian drug lord in All Jacked Up Again. Now he's being placed in The Hood for his own protection. Can The Hood protect him? And, will Jack be able to acclimate to life in The Hood?
Move Over
By
Series: The Irish Novels, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,710. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The book is about relationships between ten siblings who were born and brought up in Dublin by a selfish, greedy and manipulative mother. The eldest girl was eighteen when her youngest sibling was born. The book opens in late spring in 1969. Sheila Malone's four eldest daughters are coming home to Dublin for a party. The family home is in a Corporation estate on the North east of Dublin city.
The World I Want
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 260. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is an art book by a queens artist and his writer son-in-law.
Bomba libera tutti
By
Price: $12.49 USD. Words: 136,630. Language: Italian. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Pubblicazione in due lingue / This publication is in two languages: Italiano: versione originale English: experimental translation