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Chango el gran putas
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 168,870. Language: Spanish. Published: September 2, 2021 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Changó, el gran putas publicada en 1983 es considerada la novela más sobresaliente del autor. Narra la diáspora africana en todo el continente americano. América es el destino de llegada de las naves negreras repletas de miles de hombres y mujeres africanos, despojados de su tierra para cumplir inhumanos y ambiciosos proyectos de los colonizadores blancos, que veían resquebrajar sus sueños.
7 Crows a Secret
Price: $6.99 $5.24 USD. (25% off until Dec. 31!) Words: 208,380. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
“‘Seven crows, a secret, never to be told’. I guess I’m the secret no one ever told.” For over twenty years David has been haunted by the hanged man’s words. In 1933 he has one last chance to find their meaning. The trail of family stories leads him to the bedside of an old woman, the last witness to the events and David’s best hope for an answer. If she does tell, will anyone recognize it?
El recurso del método
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,720. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Obra compleja, escrita en lenguaje suntuoso, montada sobre un monólogo, que ha tenido numerosas ediciones, que ya pasan de treinta, solamente en español. Es una novela histórica y política entre cuyas virtudes estaban la paródica autenticidad del mundo narrado: la figura del caudillo latinoamericano.
True Abandon
Series: Abandon Collection. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,460. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Trapped by a storm, they embark on a night of reckoning that has one running away to Hawaii and the other following in her steps. As the victim becomes the villain, the two are forced to face the past, live in the present and find a way to navigate into the future.
Algonquin Legacy
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 75,050. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2021 by Crossfield Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This book follows an Algonquin Indigenous family unit as it fights to survive in the harsh climate of warfare, shelter from the elements, and solve their constant quest for food in this precontact era. It is the final book in the Algonquin Quest series.
Apache Conquest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,270. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
1689… Carmen, a lovely Spanish noblewoman, must travel to Santa Fe to marry a man she has never met: the wealthy silver-mine owner her uncle has chosen for her. Half-Spanish, half-Apache warrior, Puma, is released from a Spanish prison in exchange for safeguarding a caravan headed to Santa Fe. But, when Puma sees Carmen, he vows to escape and take her with him… as his captive.
The Key of Rain (The Age of Prophecy Book 2)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,520. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
The second book in The Age of Prophecy series, The Key of Rain transports you back 3000 years to the epic battle between the Israelite Kings and Prophets. In his war against the idolatrous King Ahav and his Queen Izevel, the Prophet Eliyahu has brought a devastating drought upon the Kingdom of Israel. Our story follows Lev, an orphaned musician, who scrambles to keep the prophets alive.
The Bride of Amman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,630. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Bride of Amman, a huge and controversial bestseller when first published in Arabic, takes a sharp-eyed look at the intersecting lives of four women and one gay man in Jordan’s historic capital, Amman—a city deeply imbued with its nation’s traditions and taboos. Five young lives come together and come apart in ways that are distinctly modern yet as unique and timeless as Amman itself.
Teine Sāmoa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,130. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Teine Sāmoa means Sāmoan girl. It’s a label that carries with it an unspoken duty to obey, serve and respect your family and Sāmoan culture. But who can be teine Sāmoa? When should you be teine Sāmoa? And how can you be teine Sāmoa outside of Sāmoa? Now includes study questions for students and The Teine Sāmoa Project - A space created for teine Sāmoa to share their real life stories.
Los pasos perdidos
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,160. Language: Spanish. Published: November 5, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Los pasos perdidos es un descenso a las raíces, una travesía cargada de símbolos y de una ancestral tradición cultural. La obra marca un punto cimero en el desarrollo de la novela latinoamericana, Esta novela, escrita bajo el imperio del barroco, narra un viaje de vuelta: el protagonista, musicólogo, emprende una expedición al país de su infancia en busca de instrumentos musicales primitivos.
As Her Name Is So Is Redbird-book 4-Nurse Hal Among The Amish
Series: Nurse Hal Among The Amish, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
If spring is a season of rebirth and love, Hallie Lapp's farm, at first glance, seems to be the place to be. What she didn't see coming after the birth of her daughter, Redbird, was an abandoned baby dropped off in her buggy as part of the Safe Haven law. She couldn't imagine a runaway girl, Annie Hosteller, showing up on her doorstep or being invaded by Hosteller men to capture Annie.
Lešitaphiri
Price: $3.39 USD. Words: 47,570. Language: Sesotho. Published: September 19, 2017 by Via Afrika. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A novel in Sesotho sa Leboa. Bjalo ka Sebatakgomo le Kgorong ya Mošate, Lešitaphiri e theilwego godimo ga bophelo bja setšo sa magaeng a magoši le ditšhaba tša ona. Ke bophelo bja go tlala mathata a magolo ac gantši a tišwago mošate gore a rarollwe. Ka ge temokrasi nakong yeo e be e le ya maemo a godimo, kgoši o be a seka melato le bakgomana le bakgoma ba gagwe gammogo le banna ba motse.
Dear Alaere
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2020 by Paperworth Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Alaere Benson is your typical modern, professional woman in search of that elusive work-life balance and societal acceptance in Lagos. When she gets a job at Criole, she is excited to be working for a multinational company, but it does not take long for her to see that Criole is dysfunctional and bears an eerie similarity to Nigeria.
#MeAsWell, A Novel
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 66,680. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2019 by The Sager Group. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
#MeAsWell, A Novel, examines the inner and outer turmoil that results when a well-meaning but iconoclastic public figure, having failed to update his cultural operating system, unwittingly runs afoul of the new rules of woke America. It is is the second work of topical, humorous fiction from Peter Mehlman, a longtime writer/producer for the iconic television show Seinfeld.
SAFFRON SEPTEMBER: A Muslim Woman's Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,410. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Zara grows up privileged, in Pakistan. By the time she reaches her late twenties, she is single and no longer welcome in her home; death, illness and an arranged marriage has broken family bonds. She leaves Karachi, Pakistan to seek a new life in America. What begins as a quest for a new life turns into a journey of faith. This is the story of Zara and Ali's struggle to find eternal bliss.
Lauriat: A Filipino-Chinese Speculative Fiction Anthology
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 59,940. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Lethe Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Featuring stories that deal with voyeur ghosts, taboo lovers, a town that cannot sleep, the Chinese zodiac, and an exile that finally comes home, Lauriat: A Filipino-Chinese Speculative Fiction Anthology covers a diverse selection of narratives from fresh, Southeast Asian voices.
Learn German with Stories: Plötzlich in Palermo – 10 Short Stories for Beginners
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: German. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In this follow-up to “Ahoi aus Hamburg”, Dino travels back home to his place of birth, Palermo – coastal city and capital of Sicily – to join the wedding party of his big brother Alfredo. Discover the culture and cuisine of northern Sicily, learn about sights and sounds of Palermo and improve your German effortlessly along the way.
Awakening
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,180. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
A white male with amnesia finds himself being helped by a black Appalachian family.
Everything is Everything Book 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,660. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This unlikely friendship begins in 1977 where 12-year old Vanessa White lives just out of reach of the projects that both scare and entice her. It is the year that she meets 14-year old Scotty Tremont, one of the few white boys to live in the ghetto. Navigating the Cincinnati ghetto holds many pitfalls for them both--but for different reasons.
Sherlock and Me: The Case of the Ghost Horse
Series: Sherlock and Me. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,980. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Danger stalks Lucy James, brand new PI. A ghost horse. A missing truck driver. She tackles both cases set in Reno, Nevada and Pyramid Lake on the Paiute Indian Reservation. The horse belongs to a special needs child and must be found for the boy's therapy. Indian mythology swirl around the case. The missing trucker's fiancé is a former lady-of-the-evening who desperately wants a new life.