Books tagged: latino

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The Temptation of Demetrio Vigil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,840. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Coronado Prep student Maria Ochoa, 16, is near death after crashing her car on an isolated stretch of New Mexico Highway 14 during a blizzard. When the only person to show up to help her is a teen gangbanger named Demetrio Vigil, Maria fears she’s doomed -- until the young man manages, miraculously, to heal her nearly fatal wounds with nothing but the warm energy radiating from his hands.
Third Reality: Crafting a 21st Century Latino Agenda
Price: $11.75 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
Although Ernesto Nieto founded the National Hispanic Institute (NHI) in 1979, its story begins during the first part of the twentieth century through the lives of his grandmother and his parents. Third Reality: Crafting a 21st Century Latino Agenda tells the story of one's man's - and one organization's - triumphs, defeats, and dreams in pursuit of an emerging future for Latinos.
The Ballad of Cinderella Jones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,470. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Discover the life-changing little book that Writer's Digest* calls "masterful", "a beautifully written memoir that reads like a novel" and "a gem”... A scapegoat leaves home to embark on a whirlwind romantic journey that takes her from the Cleveland slums to an ancient Spanish pilgrimage route. Includes a FREE bonus section! *WD Self-Publishing Contest (2014)
Chulito
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,650. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Set against a vibrant South Bronx neighborhood and the queer youth culture of Manhattan's piers, Chulito is a coming-of-age, coming out love story of a sexy, tough, hip hop-loving, young Latino man and the colorful characters who populate his block.
West Side Girl & Other Poems
Price: Free! Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Collection of poems by Lauren Scharhag, written from 2004-2013, exploring themes of womanhood, family, and her German-Mexican heritage.
Intense Insane In Love
Price: Free! Words: 28,080. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Although beautiful and successful, Leah can't break from the bondage of her past. A past that has left her sexually and emotionally scarred...Until she begins an affair with Jacob Boyd, a man so powerful and ruthless, his secrets can destroy her. Yet, there is a tenderness in him that has awakened a sensuality in Leah she hadn't realized was there.
Nefarious
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Rebel Satori Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
his book captures insights into the poet's private world; relationships, heartbreaks, life as a spoken word artist, time spent with his cat, aging. With a dose of dark humor, Xavier’s pleasure in the written word and his passion makes this an engaging collection.
The Night of the Moon Serpent: First Passage to the World Beyond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
After an encounter with the eccentric Dr. Maximo Rojas, 12-year-old David Luke starts experiencing strange symptoms. Dreams about giant owls and visions of a silver-white snake haunt him. Later, Rojas kidnaps David's mother in order to lure the boy to enter the ruins of an ancient Mochica pyramid. It is there that David will not only face the truth about his father, but also about himself.
Modern Cons
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,910. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What would it feel like to be raised by a skilled con artist? Would you know when she was pulling a con on you?
HELP! I'm a Black Sheep
Price: Free! Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
Practical tips and life strategies for black sheep, misfits, outcasts and scapegoats. Remove the root of rejection and begin living the life you've always dreamed of! From the author of The Ballad of Cinderella Jones.