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INDIAN OASIS Life Among the Papagos (1957 through 1962)
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Running Quail Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
The Papagos, now called the Tohono O'odham, are among the least known of the Southwestern Indian tribes. They are one of the oldest traditional desert tribes with rich beliefs and customs. The contentment and inner peace of the Papagos, their gentle nature, their adherence to tradition, and their solitude go hand in hand with their peaceful desert. Dema Lee, Author
Bridges Through Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Italy has a blend of ancient and modern cultures. This story is narrated by a resident of a small village in Northern Italy. It is a story that blends the old with the new. It is a memoir of a relationship that evolved over the years. Modern images of the village are interspersed through-out the narrative, while the words weave a story of the past that bridges it with the present.
Sky Song
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Series: The Dreaming, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 221,970. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
It is an ancient Lore. They are a people who live by different rules in a modern world. Reach out and touch the Dreaming of the Ancient Australian Aboriginal Lore, travel with the Rainbow Serpent and other Spirit Creatures of the Dreamtime. Learn how a world very different from your own survives amongst us. The loves, trials and passions of the Shaman who live sheltered by their Lore.
Burmese Shadows
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When a modern young Burmese woman falls in love, the ancient spirit of Lady Three Times Beautiful must guard her from a dishonorable man. But protecting the heart and protecting a woman are two very different things. In a changing world can The Lady and the old powers do both?
Out of Bounds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: American English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Heyapi Books. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
His relationships with the colorful people who live on his street aren't the only secrets Michael must keep after discovering the reason his little sister, Four Square, pretends to be mute.
And it was such a nice little town..
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Price: Free! Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The real town of Truro, Nova Scotia has problems. It's suffered similarly to the rest of the Canadian province with one small exception: Truro is the Hub of paranormal phonomenon. The following is a collection of short stories about children dealing with disturbing, real life occurances.Childrens imaginations run rampant to explain the circumstances they cannot emotionally fathom.
West of West
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012 by Atomic Quill Press. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is a short story about a young chef who remembers his lost year spent gambling at a racetrack and working as a tennis pro in the Far East.
The Goomeri Pointing Bone : Sequel to Dwarg in the Seventh Dimension
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Series: Dwarg in the Seventh Dimension, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,730. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Dwarg is reunited with his host Aggie. Aggie has grown and has found a lover. Trouble with mysterious disappearances of some of her people in Algeria takes the reader on a rollercoaster ride of intrigue and spiritualism where Native American Shaman meets Australian Aboriginal Ngangkari and the puzzle is finally solved in a little township in Southeast Queensland called Goomeri...or was it?
Summer Ghost
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,880. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Is six years too long to love a ghost? Erin Fraser thinks so. She needs to find out, once and for all, what happened between her and Paolo Herrera that made their love crash and burn. That’s why she’s returned to the pueblo. But Erin learns that she has become the ghost, and is crushed to discover that Paolo has moved on.
Dreamscapes #11 - The Eternal Ship
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Series: Dreamscapes, Book 11. Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Dreamscapes is a series of 12 monthly short stories capturing Astra Crompton's real dreaming experiences. In "The Eternal Ship" three separate dreams repeated identical themes but in different time periods tell the story of a mysterious woman, a baby, a cat and a sickness.
Three Part Invention
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 139,360. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Three generations of mothers and daughters take center stage, with 20th century events as backdrop, in this novel of depth and humor spotlighting the power of music—from classical to jazz to rock and international folk—and the tug between ethnic loyalty and global consciousness
Moruga Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The 1930s has just turned the corner into the 1940s. The place is the village of Grand Chemin in the district of Moruga, a seaside village on the south coast of Trinidad. The place is at the back doorsteps of the Author's childhood home. She grew up hearing the stories of the strange and supernatural creatures that haunted the area. Moruga Tales re-captures the oral tradition of story-telling.
Vision Quest
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,200. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Vision Quest is the story of Jared Spotted-Horse: a young man caught between two competing worlds, lost in a haze of drugs and alcohol, deprived of a heritage, and facing a bleak — and likely short — future. Will he find the strength and courage to rebuild his life? Vision Quest is a tale of the redemptive power of going to the source.
Satanic Waters
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Price: $5.85 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
From the second largest lake in the world, comes a story. A story told of the attachment the local natives have on this lake. As the lake provides a lifeline there are stories of suspicion, mistrust, witchcraft, betrayal and all... Ojungo, the principle character has a weird experience in his family, did the Satanic Waters (Lake Victoria) affect his family? or was it fate? Read on...
Outback Aboriginal Stories
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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
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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.
Pueblo Mysteries
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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This is a collection of four short story mysteries involving the Pueblo Indians of New Mexico.
Captives of Minara
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,110. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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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)
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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
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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.