Books tagged: indigenous people

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 11 results

Second Chance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,370. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00)
Join Josh Holloway as he leads a team of time travelers back into the late 1500s to unite Native Americans, expel colonists, and make humans develop a reverence of nature and respect for Mother Earth. This is a fascinating read filled with basic truths, and historic insights.
Journey to Guyana
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,090. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The author gives a vivid picture of the country's many-sided life: its multi-racial population and amazingly varied terrain. She describes her everyday domestic life in Guyana. She tells of adventure into the Interior and encounters with different races, analysing the problems which confront them. But behind all this she portrays a diverse people, full of resourcefulness, good humour and charm.
The Little Dragons
Price: Free! Words: 103,460. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00)
Life in the Kingdoms is lived at night when Dragons sleep. Mother Peg, Healer of the Earth People, searches for the secrets of the Dragon Priestesses and their Little Dragons, who once kept the people safe. So does powerful King Anglewart of the Westlands, whose fathers killed them. Others are drawn into their quest, into danger, not only from Dragons, but from their antagonism towards one another
Gaia's Voice
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Gaia is the name of the Earth Spirit. Allow yourself the time and pleasure of digesting the deep and profound meanings contained in this well-written book of poetry, composed in the author's inimitable style. lIt covers aspects of reincarnation, pollution and environmental problems, as well as the plight of the American Indians and other tribes.
Moments of Unconsciousness
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
Moments of Unconsciousness It is with much love & pain that these poems have been brought to life. I never set out to write them. They were written in those “Moments of Unconsciousness” in which words would come together to amplify some point in my life that I had reached. I hope that you enjoyed reading my poems. Jason Te Puia
Indigenous Teenage Interpreters in Museums and Public Education: The Native Youth Program in the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012 by Diamond River Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Indigenous Teenage Interpreters in Museums and Public Education describes the development of the Native Youth Project (NYP) at the Museum of Anthropology (MOA). This book shows how the students learned to give lectures and tours to museum visitors about their heritage and culture. Rowan’s account includes the voices of NYP students and MOA staff, and is reflective and honest.
An Explosive Affair
Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,010. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00)
Why would anyone want to blow up an Australian town? How would they get sufficient explosives to undertake such a task? Why would Ben Hood end up in the middle of this town as the bomber is preparing to unleash devastation? Can an outcast, 12 year old Aboriginal girl be of any assistance to Ben in finding a way to resolve an impending catastrophe? An Explosive Affair holds all the answers.
The Loneliest Sami
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
They were the loneliest of all peoples, isolated from humankind for thousands of years as their diaspora took them driving north, further and further. And yet just as they were excluded from mainstream society, so too did they exclude their own. He was the loneliest of them all, he was the loneliest Sami. A short story of imagination.
The Modern British Empire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The people who built the British Empire were not unique in their courage, ambition or greed. Whether we learn a lesson or not from reading about them, one thing is certain. The history of the Empire's rise and decline is full of drama and tragedy. No playwright or novelist has ever imagined a story more rich or textured than that offered by the true experiences of actual people.
Embers of the Soul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,300. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The deep secrets woven amidst the branches of the McCabe and Skye family trees have been hidden for years until now. More quickly than shifting sands on the shores of Tasmania, these family secrets are tumbling forth with unleashed fury. The wounds have voices, revealing the true ties that bind the McCabes and the Skyes . . . and the one soldier who started it all many generations ago.