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Indian Maiden Story – Sismoqnapui’skwe’j –
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Legend of Maple Syrup by Mary Louise Bernard A bilingual book in Mi’kmaw and English based on the stories told to Mary Louise Bernard by her mother. This delightful book tells the tale of a young Indian maiden in search of her grandfather. The maiden becomes part of her grandfather’s vision quest that leads them to discover maple syrup, a gift from our Creator.
Balls (September 1981)
Series: The Fallen, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,160. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A short story, complimentary to The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea, based on actual events, set two years later. Jude and Su have got embroiled in violent civil conflict that threatens to tear New Zealand-Aotearoa apart. Of course NZ being NZ it could only be about Rugby!
Psalm Maker: The Journal of Booker Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Booker Jones reflects on his entry into the social issues and metaphysics of contemporary Southwest Indians. In his own words he documents a deeper spiritual experience, finds a female companion, and continues his odyssey among the Pueblo and Hispanic people of northern New Mexico. The dramatic events of Booker’s cross-cultural adventure culminates in a wisdom that has meaning for all humanity.
Caverns of the Dreamtime
Series: The Dreaming, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 213,620. Language: Australian English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The 4th and last book in The Dreaming Series, we journey with Tom as he matures into the Ancient Lore he was born to. Lost in the struggle between the Australian Aboriginal Lore and his fight to discover just who he is, Tom tries to make sense in the influences of the world around him and to find a place amongst his people. Reach into the Dreamtime and meet the ancient Kadimakara.
Choices
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,130. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013 by Unicorn Productions. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Money and happiness don't always get along. It's all a matter of choices. Carl is a winner. He has money, success, a rich young wife. But his past is catching up. He might not feel like Scrooge, but the Ghosts of Christmas Past force him to question his life. Mud might never turn to gold, but gold itself might actually be pyrite...
Bleeding Petals
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ayitu Demola, a successful entrepreneur and rights activist, had been devastated by the death of her friend, Ebere, to female genital mutilation related circumstances years ago. Since then, she became the voice of hope, through her Amazons’ Arise Network. But to move on, she must travel back in time.
Spine of Peace
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,550. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Spine of Peace captures a story of two families in the ancient city of Kano, who are from different religious backgrounds, Muslim and Christian, but had the best relationship in that time. Musa and Dimka are their children who met later in life, became friends without the knowing about their parents’ history thereby helping t in their reunion.
Mister Blue Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,190. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Football's only a game. Real life isn't.
Mermaids
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Short story. A man returns to the aboriginal community where he first learned the indigenous legend of the mermaids.
Assasins
Price: Free! Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A young mans journey into adulthood and the hardships he faces along the way.
Compunction
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 58. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Generally, he used to get his payment right after the completion of the job, but this time the money had been given to him after some days.
Ballades avec Dali
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: French. Published: August 25, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
C’est un séjour à Figueras qui m’a permis de découvrir la région dont Salvador Dali était originaire. Une véritable révélation, à commencer par la visite du Musée. Je n’en retiendrai que quelques œuvres qui sont décrites dans cette nouvelle. Ensuite, une excursion à Cadaquès, son village, m’a révélé l’univers dans lequel il a créé la plupart de ses tableaux. J’ai alors imaginé une histoire ...
Sold a Part of Life
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 55. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
He stepped into the house and found a few papers scattered on the floor. He bent down and picked a few of them. He found two envelopes, a post card, and a folded piece of paper.
A Necessary Fiction
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 125,980. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Laura Driscoll's uncomplicated life is thrown into confusion when she discovers her father lied to secure an advantageous marriage and advance his career. Determined to uncover the secrets of his past, Laura's single-minded pursuit of answers leads her to make choices that have far-reaching consequences both for herself and those who love her. Sometimes it is better not to know the truth.
Decision Makers: The Hearing
Series: Decision Makers, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 600. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is the 4th part to the Decision Makers Series by Timothy Conerson.
There's a sign language interpreter at my school!
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 560. Language: Australian English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Giralda the giraffe starts her first day in Miss Bear's class today. She's Deaf, so Giralda will be using a Sign Language Interpreter. But Giralda's height makes it hard to know where to place the interpreter so that Giralda and the interpreter can see each other clearly.
The Story of an Intern
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 56,050. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
“The Story of an Intern” tells you the story of a young boy who manages to get an internship in a global media giant. His struggles and amazement begins when he finds himself out of an internship and fighting to get a foothold in the media. Even though he rarely finds acceptance in the media industry he fights against odds trying to figure out the Indian media and media tycoons
A Quick Guide to "Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 12 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 140. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story of the novel revolves around two youths from city. They are sent to a mountain village to be re-educated while the Cultural Revolution in China was going on.
Zarbalistan - The Traveler's Ultimate Guide to Ariana
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,780. Language: American English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An enthralling 21st century tale of a teacher in a girls’ school in war-ravaged Afghanistan where the short-sightedness, the incompetence and the idiocy of people who are supposed to fund and supervise his training projects, or to guard and protect him, turn out to be his worst enemies, while Afghans accept him as one of their own. Powerful, frightening, yet hilariously funny and deeply human.
Of Kings and Bandits
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 128,270. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A story that is never told: that many "child warriors" to whom we are asked to offer sympathies befitting helpless victims and hostages are actually premature adults who have made a conscious decision to stand up against brutality and oppression as is the case of Eritreans fighting the oppression of Haile sellasie who was-his massacres, brutality, and how the people resisted his tyranny.