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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The stories could not be published during his lifetime.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 politicas '07MH17' o o sociales 'Vamos a la Plasha'. Todos los relatos incluyen fotos, audios, música y algunos de ellos vídeos para presentar al lector una imagen vivida 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.
De Patines y Putas
Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Las peripecias de una niña de Brena describen la vida de la gente de un barrio popular muy distinto a los gagás donde vivían los blanquiñosos Limeños. "...Somos cholos, obreros y zambos a mucho orgullo porque aprendimos a temprana edad lo que es trabajar duro..." Los audios son DECIMAS del siglo XIX sobre la política del país y del poeta Carlos Vasquez Aparicio con música salsa y landó.
The Rovers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
During the Roaring Twenties anything was possible for those who dreamed big and were willing to risk it all. This is the story of two men who traveled different paths, yet whose fates were inextricably entwined. Theirs is a tale of love and lust, truth and deception, history and fantasy, damnation and redemption—and Baseball.
The Daughter Who Got Away
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,370. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016 by Yotzeret Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Celia is a 70-year-old New York artist and educator whose grown daughter Sharon has escaped Jewish East Coast life to live in a cabin in British Columbia. Celia braves a visit to the wilderness, where she and Sharon become involved with an idiosyncratic Jewish community. What this What this community lacks in Jewish knowledge it makes up for in heart and spirit.
The Invasive Species
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016 by Hawaiian Heritage Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Professor Molly Barda is thrilled to be included in a grant to investigate attitudes toward biotechnology. But she immediately finds herself embroiled in the deadly fight between big biotech and anti-GMO activists. When Molly and her best friend Emma Nakamura stumble onto the scene of a brutal murder, they realize everyone has something to hide--and there are some questions you just don't ask.
Literature Help: Gilead
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When the novel “Gilead” was published, it was greatly admired by both critics and readers. The book was the winner of the prestigious Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2005.
Life:Is:A:Frequency :: Evolution
Price: Free! Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is the "This Is What I Think About Evolution" chapter of the Life:Is:A:Frequency series; written and edited by Steven M. Borella
После Вучића
Price: Free! Words: 22,650. Language: Serbian. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Не питај како сменити човека, већ како променити парадигму.
Rescue From Planet Pleasure
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,360. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Planet Pleasure. The one place in the galaxy you seriously want to avoid, but it’s the next stop for Felix Gomez, detective-vampire and undead enforcer. His mission: rescue the bodacious vampiress, the hyper-sexual Carmen Arellano, from the clutches of ruthless warrior aliens.
Rainier Erupts!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,180. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Rainier Erupts is an epic tale of volcanic catastrophe—a modern-day Pompeii. This novel dramatizes the cataclysmic events that could occur if Washington State residents were caught off-guard by a sudden outburst from the smoldering giant.
The Immigrant Wife: A Spiritual Journey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,280. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The Immigrant Wife: A Spiritual Journey is the story of Shanti, a girl from Kashmir, who dreams of becoming an artist. After an acclaimed art show she marries Satyavan and has two children. To fulfill his ambition, Satyavan emmigrates to America. In the foreign land Shanti loses touch with her creative core. She must discover her way back to her artistic awareness or she will fade into nothingness
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......