Books tagged: immigrant fiction

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Maya and the Cotton Candy Boy
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,570. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
When the school moves Maya Alazova,newly arrived from Kazakhstan, from the English Language Learner program to mainstream classes,the world of this pretty seventh grader turns upside down. Maya meets a boy who opens the floodgates to her heart,but sets off a hurricane at home.
The Westering
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,130. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by MilSpeak Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The 21 short stories crafted by Tom Sheehan in THE WESTERING tell of the pioneering of those who came from many countries, many customs, many cultures, and brought much of that mix with them to create the American West as we now know it. THE WESTERING has been nominated for the 2012 National Books Award in Fiction.
Lace Curtain Irish
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,810. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012 by Newcastlewest Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Julia Hanlon wants to achieve the American dream, but an Irish-American girl has limited options in Chicago in 1887. Her brother Daniel can help her realize her goal, but family secrets are driving them apart. Daniel must confront their mother and expose the past, but time is running out for Julia.
American Falls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
At the age of 16, Christian Miller leaves home to escape his past and finds adventure, enlightenment, disillusion and a new friendship that leads to revelation.
The King Of The Irish
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Price: Free! Words: 106,670. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Newcastlewest Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
British spies have infiltrated the United Brotherhood, to quash another Irish rebellion. When one of the spies turns up dead in a Chicago sewer, police detective Daniel Coughlin is swept up in a power struggle between warring factions of the Irish nationalists, a fight that could see him hanged for a murder he did not commit. If his political clout does not come through for him, he is a dead man.
Why We Raise Belgian Horses
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,120. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
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.
The Immigrant - Poems and Reflections
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Accomplish Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of emotionally heartfelt poems and reflections, about a girl who left her friends, loves , family and home town behind, to search for a new life abroad. The poems evoke themes of sadness, loneliness, adjusting to a new life, pleasant and unpleasant surprises as well as other issues that will be familiar to anyone who has had to travel and live beyond their country’s borders.
Anonymous Cloth
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Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Lei sews beads on expensive designer bridal gowns at a factory. Alone and new to Canada, she spends much of her time wistfully thinking of her recently deceased mother. Then Lei is given a special job: she must sew real Akoya pearls and Austrian crystals onto a wedding gown that will retail for $52,000. All seems to be going well, until some of the crystals go missing....