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Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes 2
Series: Normandie légendaire, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Le second volume de Normandie légendaire apporte une deuxième douzaine d'histoire courtes et forme un second voyage à travers le temps et cette région connue dans le monde entier. Tantôt plongée dans l'Histoire, tantôt conte ou légende, tantôt découverte de traditions populaire, on y découvre autant de sujets variés.
Surviving Sanctuary
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 492,420. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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On a spring evening in 1982, a thousand people are killed in Sanctuary, a country founded by genocide survivors and devoted to pacifism. Decades later, Brian, a congenial and underemployed American, goes there to look for the sister of a former girlfriend who disappeared while visiting there. As he looks for clues and tries not to marry anyone accidentally, he learns he may be a target too.
From Flying Fish to Kippers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,750. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Sheraton Media. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » General
Set mostly in England just after World War II, Barbadian born ‘Trixie’ Ridger is unhappy that her parents have sent her to boarding school in England. Despite the culture shock, she finds an inner strength and resilience that carry her through. As usual, Margaret Knight peppers her fast moving storylines with the ever present spectre of racism that lay just below the surface in post war Britain.
Apache Conquest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,270. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
1689… Carmen, a lovely Spanish noblewoman, must travel to Santa Fe to marry a man she has never met: the wealthy silver-mine owner her uncle has chosen for her. Half-Spanish, half-Apache warrior, Puma, is released from a Spanish prison in exchange for safeguarding a caravan headed to Santa Fe. But, when Puma sees Carmen, he vows to escape and take her with him… as his captive.
Full Circle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,480. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
'Full Circle' encompasses the tales of families spread over three continents: a 19th century Indian prince who chooses love over legacy; a gallant indentured laborer in Guyana bravely keeps the promise he gave his dying friend; brave young women in rural India honoring family values; and an American woman who does everything to help her husband in accomplishing the wishes of his ancestor.
Un jour ou l'autre
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sept histoires, dramatiques et ludiques, parfois même fantastiques. Les aventures prennent la couleur particulière de chaque jour et les héros reviennent à différents moments de leur vie pour dresser le portrait baroque d’un continent qui unit le Nord et le Sud.
AŞMUNİKAL
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 56,950. Language: Turkish. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Unuttu insanoğlu, unuttu ve yolunu şaşırdı ve bilmedi ki lanet; o gün bugün özüne tendir. O gün bugün ne çektiyse kendi elinden, kendi dilindendir. Kadını erkeğe, erkeği kadına ram eden -her ne varsa âlemde- kendi gönlündendir. Unuttu… Unuttu ki Aşk, yeri göğü var eden ve ona can veren “VAR” ın diğer adıdır. Koca bir âlemi, bir nefese saklayan ve varlığa öz eden de aşktır! Aşmunikal, ulu savaşl
Il matrimonio del Viaggiatore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,280. Language: Italian. Published: February 12, 2014 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Romanzo d’esordio del pluripremiato regista irlandese Graham Jones, “Il matrimonio del Viaggiatore” dà per la prima volta voce a un membro della comunità degli Irish Travellers.
DISUNITED “Clan and Kin—Beginning or End
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,550. Language: American English. Published: February 2, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Behind the action and intrigue of an international-arms-deals-gone-wrong, is the story of a Cherokee clan committed to family, community, and working together in the face of a world equally committed to tearing them apart. Disunited is the story of Dr. Bryson and his son, Devan, who learn the dire consequences of personal betrayal and, through the personal hardships that follow, rediscover home.
Sons of Asgard: Call of the Blood
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 143,210. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Complete Edition of Call of the Blood combines both of the previously released books. This story tells us the tale of Raif and his kinsmen Magnus. These noble Danish warriors occupy their lives with battle and their sworn duty to protect their homelands.
Serpiente de estrellas
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,690. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Esta es una novela en la que se entreteje la cotidianidad objetiva de lo que fue México Tenochtitlan, una civilización perfectamente constituída, cuyos valores residían en el fervor religioso, el honor, la guerra, el inmutable destino y los sacrificios humanos.
Fever: The Origins of Fever (Book I)
Series: Fever. Price: Free! Words: 65,970. Language: British English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fever is an exposition of a heady but not inscrutable abstract tale conceived on the likeness of bodily symptoms to a dysfunctional family, coexisting like the nation it is indigenous to, resembles and lives within. Its nature points seemingly to a fictional story it likens in every aspect and symbolizes with such inane clarity. This is the historical tale of the Nigerian nationhood and its people
Elisabeth Samson, Forbidden Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,360. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In 18th c. Dutch Suriname, an educated Free Negress, owner of rich coffee plantations, desires what her wealth cannot buy: legal marriage with her love, a white colonial officer. First she must overcome Dutch law forbidding mixed marriage, and the powerful forces of the government and white plantocracy who covet her property, call her whore and accuse her of treason. Based on a true story.
Why We Raise Belgian Horses
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,120. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A descendant of Norwegian immigrants chronicles ancestral adventures in Dakota Territory and Norway, including several stories about Hans, an odd but friendly draft horse with a reputation as a scaredy-cat.
World's End
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 88,030. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
World’s End (first published by William Morrow) is about love, corruption, and retribution in New Orleans before hurricane Katrina swept much of that world away. Nostalgically bittersweet, intricately plotted, it works on several levels -- as a family saga, a political thriller, and a kind of generational noir. A compelling literary experience, and a complement to the author's novel The Big Easy.
Running from the Dreamland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013 by Allwrite Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Deepak comes to America immediately mesmerized by the immensity of its abundance. After leaving Nepal, his plan is to make his fortune in the land of opportunity. He quickly learns America is more than he bargained for, especially his newfound “friends.” He questions whether he can even survive, much less succeed, in this new country until he finds an unexpected, unlikely love.
Extended Vacation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Extended Vacation is a story of rage, bigotry, fear, suffering, perseverance, secrets, and a friendship that is tested to the limits.
Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 43,590. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti is a collection of twenty-two stories set in four different regions of Bhutan. The presence of the yeti is ubiquitous to the kingdoms of the Himalayas, where beliefs and attitudes related to it go beyond scientific judgment and analysis. The Bhutanese consider the yeti, or the migoi, to be an essential part of the backdrop of their existence.
The Old Woman's Maid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,180. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An ailed old woman's maid's narration is told by her listener. Borrowing from personal experiences, he tells of life's complexities and the finality in its suspense, of pretense in religious probity and the cumbersome disguise of customs in unstable and unchanging times, as people seek for their idea of heaven. It tells of the failed stewardship of the perpetual maids of an ailing old planet.
Strength of a Woman
Series: Laraba Thomas. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,110. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is the story of Laraba, a gorgeously shaped bossy girl in her early teens, with highly developed bodily curves beyond her tender age and an ever present beautiful smile on an ugly face. She was born on a Wednesday and named after the day she came into the world, like it is fashionable amongst Hausa speaking people. She rides the immature silliness of her companions, who fumble all around her.