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Camp 44
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A story about love and war.It explores an African man's struggle to retain his deep affections and convictions in a time of war. The story is told within a setting of war, where violence tries the human spirit.
Missing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A short story of 10 pages. An 85-year-old Cochiti Pueblo man is dying of cancer, but when his daughter tries to put him into a hospital, he flees to the mountains instead to finish his final days. This story, told with a light touch of humor, won the 2010 Society of Southwestern Authors Writing Contest and was published in the 2010 issue of Story Teller magazine.
Planting the Seeds of Hatred
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Kent is a racist. He was raised to be a racist by his father. When he discovers some hidden papers, his world is turned upside down. He not only begins to question his past, but his own identity as well.
Bovodar and the Bears: Part Two, A Civilized Queen
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Bovodar and the Bears are trapped by a cruel queen obsessed with transforming the order of the land into something backwards and bent. Will there be any reasoning with The Civilized Queen?
Search For The Bluest Sky
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,640. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The story of twin sisters Rashi and Trisha; the unique bond they share and how that shapes their entire lives.The story,is presented largely through the eyes of Rashi's daughter Neeli. The cultural background of the characters in the story is Indian Bengali(People from a state in Eastern India).Hence, it was important to introduce some Bengali words,to depict the flavour of the tale.
The Questioner
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Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
At some point in the continuum of life comes the realization that one is indeed mortal. The phrase, “today is the first day of the rest of your life”, slowly becomes more poignant. Finally, the concept of one’s days being numbered becomes a constant companion. This story relates an experience of a man caught up in the end-game.
Spirit Journey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When a newspaper reporter sees Indians from Iowa's Meskwaki tribe digging up graves in a pioneer cemetery, he learns things are not what they seem.
Of Suits and Horses
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Of Siuits and Horses is an the adventure of a school boy in Trinidad and Tobago.
The Caretakers 2 (Battle Cards)
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Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Description The Caretakers 2 The Social Workshop Battle Cards was created to turn an ordinary deck of playing cards into a brand new and exciting game that people of all ages can enjoy. Allow yourself to be drawn into the fantasy world we’ve created and battle against friend and foe alike. Playing the game is easy. All you need is one deck of playing cards and this instructional manual.
Halloween Haunt 3 (Battle Cards)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Description Halloween Haunt 3 The Social Workshop Battle Cards was created to turn an ordinary deck of playing cards into a brand new and exciting game that people of all ages can enjoy. Allow yourself to be drawn into the fantasy world we’ve created and battle against friend and foe alike. Playing the game is easy. All you need is one deck of playing cards and this instructional manual.
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.
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 » Plays & Screenplays » 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.
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.
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.
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 » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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.