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A Hunting Trip to Daghestan and other stories
Price: Free! Words: 32,240. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
From the waters of Montauk to the mountains of the Caucasus and Paris in war times, these stories take you on a whirlwind tour that open unexpected vistas and insights. The book contains both memoir and fiction, told in the candid voice of a man who has lived through the 20th century’s major conflagrations, and seen much sadness, without losing his sense of humor .A great, enjoyable read for all.
The Hummus Dealer of Meknes, a short story
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Mustapha is a young man selling hummus in the medina of the city of Meknes. A rival opens her hummus stall opposite his and soon steals away most of his customers. Convinced she has a secret ingredient he can never discover, Mustapha intends to end his life. His rival saves him with a highly unconventional proposition.
Emilia
Price: Free! Words: 5,450. Language: American English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A short story about a girl who has lost her sight after the Lebanese civil war, and her way in dealing with life and discovering hidden truths after the war has ended.
Four short stories to use in the ELT classroom
Price: Free! Words: 5,810. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
These four short stories were written by Jane Godwin Coury, a British ELT writer, who has lived in Brazil for more than 20 years. The stories were inspired by everyday life she has experienced both in Brazil and the UK. The book caters for students of English around the world, who would like to improve their vocabulary by reading and discussing the content with other students.
Coyote Dances With Fire.
You set the price! Words: 16,560. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An Apache Indian unravels a scheme that would've allowed fracking on his reservation. (un-edited version.)
Meek's Inheritance
Price: Free! Words: 75,790. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Meek's Inheritance is about an orphan boy growing up in a small town trying to figure out the point of life. Is there a truth and does it determine how we ought to be? Belief in a higher power and claims to knowledge from the unassisted human mind are provided by those he meets along his way. In the face of tyranny threatening to those he cares for, his own concerns fall away and he takes action,
911
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 47. Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: French. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Une situation rocambolesque est a l'origine de la Normandie. Accompagnons ici la petite bande de guerriers vikings approchant de la rivière Epte en compagnie du chroniqueur !
Kempa Cambridge USA
Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
4 women (2 handball goalkeepers: French MIT grad student & American recovering from concussions, a Harvard linguistics PhD candidate & a Cambridge public librarian) The challenge of "third world" handball in the US is quite an adjustment for those arriving to Boston but the diverse international teammates bond as a big family, enjoying being together off & on the court.
The King's Men
Price: Free! Words: 26,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It's March, 1954 East Africa, eight months since King Freddie, the native ruler was arrested and banished to the United Kingdom on the express orders of the Governor of the Protectorate of Uganda. Young Political activists led by University Lecturer Everisto Kikomeko will no longer standby and look on. The King's Men is a game of Political Chess where anyone could easily pay the ultimate price.
My Stupid Racism
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A more autobiographical than I wish it was story about a role I played in a musical in high school 20 years ago. It's inspired by the way, way, way overdue removal of the Confederate flag from State capitals in recent days.
Race Wars: Episode One
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
AMERICA'S MELTING POT BOILS OVER... Possibly the most controversial story yet from best-selling author, D.W. Ulsterman. A young black man shot dead on the streets of Chicago by an off-duty white police officer leads to civil unrest and outright terror throughout America as government cowers and private citizens are left to defend themselves from those who would do them harm.
Years From Now: the Reunion
Price: Free! Words: 13,980. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
We meet this group of friends at the farewell; it is the last night before school is officially over. The friends then scatter, as they pursue their goals and live their lives, following many and varied roads. Then, many years later, there is a school reunion. Who will return?
Hope
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sabi nila habang may buhay, may pag-asa subalit hanggang saan dadalhin ng pag-asa ang paghihirap ng puso para sa isang minamahal? Silipin ang isang masalimuot ngunit puno ng pag-asa pakikipagsapalaran ni Leonard sa buhay para sa kanyang mahal na kapatid at sa kanyang hinaharap.
Colorful
You set the price! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
What would happen if there was only one color for everything ? What the world would be like? This story tells the importance of diversity through the concept of colors.
Ang Kwento ng Manok at ng Asong si Patty
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Patty's missing her twin brother Whitey. It's been a year now since that fateful day... Her chicken neighbor noticed her and was astounded by Patty's snooty yet friendly behavior. What will the awkward chicken and the catty dog talks about?
BSC
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Resumo sobre o método BSC
Book 21 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Hi there! My name is Carl and this is my friend Don. We would like to invite you to join us on an African Safari. We can offer you the real bush experience and close encounters with the big five. There’s no need to worry. We know everything there is to know about wild animals and animal behaviour. We are experienced in handling dangerous situations, so you will be quite safe in our hands….
Dinner Party: Part 2
Price: Free! Words: 41,300. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Essay » Literature
After having the opportunity as a little girl to attend dinner parties with famous people from history, now she has to write about the important things discussed at those dinner parties with only things that have already been recorded in history. To help her in this process she receives a few letters from heaven. This is her study Journal.
Am I Positive?
Price: Free! Words: 36,350. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Brian was wondering if he was HIV positive. Because he used his friends needle. They found a way to get free test and they met a muslim doctor. Their life started to change. This doctor became their best friend. The doctor also had adventures with HIV positive patients and fighiting against HIV and ignorance. Read to learn more about HIV and The Real Islam.
Stone River
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
This work of original fiction is a haunting story about the consequences of violence visited upon the most vulnerable, an uncompromising social commentary written to ask "why" and wait quietly for the answer. Trigger warning for brief depiction of violence and recounting of violence.

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