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احياء الاسكندرية
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: Arabic. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Start reading from any page you like , you 'll find yourself inside the streets of Alexandria and its neighborhoods , you 'll find the smell of sea and the beauty and history of its development. ابدأ بالقراءة من أي صفحة تحب، ستجد نفسك بداخل طرقات الإسكندرية وأحيائها، ستجد رائحة بحرها وجمال عمرانها وتاريخها الذي ينبض حياة
One Night, Nine Months, and Thirty-Three Years Later
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Everybody has a secret to tell. But if someone else’s secret unfolds before another’s eyes, what is one to do?
A Sunday Market Seller
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
From the second collection of 17 stories in My Other Shorts & Formal Tales. A Sunday country market is livened up by a gate-crashing, old lady. A fiercely independent migrant, Polish WW2 survivor from out of town. She wants to set up to sell a range of memorabilia, home cooking and sweets. Immediately charming the regular stall-holders with stories and skills. She has other skills; unrevealed.
Going Home In Chains
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,190. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Themes of displacement and sexual disillusionment run through these stories as they shift between the Caribbean and America, arriving doused in magic and humor. From the title story of man trapped in the nightmare of post 9/11 scrutiny; to the delicious tale of a man unable to deal with his wife’s sexual awakening, Lovell’s lyrical prose delights, and captures the vibrant rhythms of love and loss.
Primo's Numbah Two: Is Chicken Skin a Local Delicacy?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,950. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Second book in the Primo series, set in a fictional bar in the town of Kapaa on the island of Kauai. An eccentric group of regulars and irregulars blunders through adventures both humorous and spooky.
Dear Daddy, Diary Of A Caribbean Immigrant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,610. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 25, 2013 by Pine Lake Books. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Dear Daddy chronicles the life of a young Caribbean immigrant beginning with her arrival in Canada to live with her father and stepmother.
Ghost Town
Price: $3.91 USD. Words: 127,060. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
1981. Coventry, city of Two Tone and Ska, is riven with battles between skinheads and young Asians. Photographer Baz—‘too Paki to be white, too gora to be desi’—is capturing the conflict on film. Unemployed graduate Maia—serial champion of liberal causes—is pregnant with a mixed-race child. Neither can afford to let the racists win. They must take a stand. A stand that will cost lives.
Кто нас учит. Диалоги
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 47,090. Language: Russian. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Преподаватели социальных дисциплин колледжа в Санкт-Петербурге обсуждают состояние преподавания в их учебном заведении, падение уровня образования в России. Автор ставит перед читателем вопросы: - кто занимается обучением и воспитанием наших детей? - как справляются со своим предназначением учителя? - откуда берутся образованные люди и хорошие специалисты при несовершенном составе учителей?
Makoti Enters the Kraal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,580. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Ndiwe is Makoti - a new bride of the Mantshinga family. Madly in love and excited for her new life, she soon realises that not all is as it seems, in particular the strange, menacing family cat, Madevana. Just what role does the feline play in the family? And why is she treated with such respect and awe?
A Quick Guide to "Mrs. Dalloway"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 26 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 159. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
“Mrs. Dalloway” by Virginia Woolf was first published on 14th of May 1925. It is one of the most prominent works of Virginia Woolf.
The Old Queen's Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,380. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In this second book of the Kohala Coast Mystery series, a serial killer arrives on the Big Island of Hawaii, bringing with him death and grief for the women of the Pono Family.
The Challenge
Series: Book 4, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Adventure » General
This collection of short stories by Ruperake Petaia contains eleven stories about life in general. One of these, ‘The Challenge,’ was highly commended in the 2011 Commonwealth Short Story Competition.
Catfish Trailer Park - And Other Southern Tales
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
“Catfish Trailer Park - And Other Southern Tales” are the three Southern short stories “Catfish Trailer Park”, “The Dark Seam” and “Penelope”.
The Chain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,490. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It is spring 1982, and change is in the air. Frank has got a job at one of the big Hawkes Bay meatworks. Mereana's uncle has got her hired on the mutton slaughter floor, and torn her away from her quiet life in the backblocks. The meat companies have plans to bring in machinery that will wipe out jobs, and the government is about to eliminate subsidies to farmers. A confrontation is looming.
not exactly haiku
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
what is the size of / the space between your dreams / and your realities
Conversation with My Sis -- Ego Poison--Spirit Medicine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Being bored, Francine decides to attend an Interntional Mediumship Workshop at the Omega Institute. She feel much like her friend: DEAD IS DEAD. But soon learns an entity from 'beyond' has a life-altering message. John Holland, the medium, wants her to listen. However, she wants John and his message to go away. John delivers; then, James Van Praagh has yet another whether she wants it or not.
From Iran to America: Mahnaz and Shirin -- A Love Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,240. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Written through the eyes of a young boy in Iran and later a young man in America, the author’s experiences – at times funny, at times poignant – give the reader insight into life in the Middle East, and especially in Iran. Adding to this are his harrowing lessons in love at the hands of the two Iranian women who give this book its title. This is an informative, while also gripping read.
A Midwife Abroad
Price: $6.58 USD. Words: 110,120. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An adventure that began at night, in an English country lane beside a red phone box, leads Annie an English midwife to her dream job in Southern Africa. Gradually though, she realises something is wrong. Mothers and babies are dying when they shouldnot. A plot emerges. Drastic action is required . Annie knows the story began in England and returns for a final confrontation in her own hospital.
Patches of the Rainbow
Series: Book 3, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
This is Ruperake Petaia’s second collection of poems, Petaia continues his search towards the inner-side of life: the heart, the soul and the spirit.
Blue Rain
Series: Book 2, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is Ruperake Petaias first collection of poetry which includes his famous poems "Kidnapped", "Blue Rain" and "Star in the Marble",that are widely used by educational institutions