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From Haiti to Guinee' on the Immamou - A Tale of Redemption
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Haiti, Tropical Paradise or Hell? I wrote this Haitian Folk Tale to illuminate the roll of the loa, nature spirits, in supporting the Haitian People in a continuing desperate struggle for survival in a seductive, but very dangerous part of the world. The book is illustrated with photographs of a Haitian themed sculpted wall hanging made of flamed copper sheeting.
Dancing with Mao and Miguel
You set the price! Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » USA
Dancing with Mao and Miguel is a riveting love story set against the backdrop of radical politics in the 1970s. Jenny, an organizer in a refinery in New Jersey, falls in love with a Dominican immigrant. As she’s drawn ever closer to him, she struggles with intense political doubts, longtime fears of intimacy and sex, and personal betrayal on the way to discovering her own path.
The Roots Of My Family Tree
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 410. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Multicultural children's book -Take a trip around the world with a little girl, who is proud of her rich multicultural heritage. The Roots of My Family Tree, is a celebration book for children, families and educators to use as an enjoyable springboard for conversations about family heritage. Bright, colorful, written in rhyme.
A Quick Guide to The Tenant of Wildfell Hall
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 4 · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Anne Bronte wrote two novels in her literary career. “The Tenant of Wildfell Hall” is the second novel written by her. It was published in the year 1848. Anne Bronte used the pseudonym Acton Bell.
Tales from The Painted Door IV: The Pumpkin Carvers
Series: Tales from The Painted Door, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 1 review)
Halloween is always a reason to party at The Painted Door, with costumed patrons and staff, decorations, and abundant food and drink. In the fourth installment of award-winning author David H. Keith’s acclaimed Tales from The Painted Door series, Mike and Shelly, two of The Door’s regulars, will never forget this particular Halloween.
Literature Help: The Good Earth
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 88 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 270. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The story presents the life of a family in a Chinese village before the First World War. Even today, the book remains a steady favorite.
Garden of Sugar and Pineapples
Series: The Life and Adventures of Pineapple Sam, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
This story takes you, the reader, through the humble beginnings of the author’s family to the miracle of his almost tragic birth. Let this story inspire you with the courage of a family seeking a new life while giving you a good laugh as you are taken back to your own hijinks as a kid.
Brazilian Elevator Tales
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,950. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Brazilian Elevator Tales contains 14 humorous short stories featuring elevator operators or passengers involved in a variety of situations that deal with culture, corruption, politics, economics, and the Brazilian "jeitinho", finding an original way to get around an impediment. Some stories end with the character's disappointment, doubt or confirmation of beliefs that surprise the reader.
From Flying Fish to Kippers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,750. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Sheraton Media. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » General
Set mostly in England just after World War II, Barbadian born ‘Trixie’ Ridger is unhappy that her parents have sent her to boarding school in England. Despite the culture shock, she finds an inner strength and resilience that carry her through. As usual, Margaret Knight peppers her fast moving storylines with the ever present spectre of racism that lay just below the surface in post war Britain.
Literature Help: The Kite Runner
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
According to the author, “The Kite Runner” is basically a father-son story. Even in his later works, he uses this subject matter.Although the author explores several themes in the novel, guilt and redemption come out as the most significant themes.
Shadow Dreaming
Series: The Dreaming, Book 1. Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 161,490. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It is an ancient Lore. They are a people who live by different rules in a modern world. Reach out and touch the Dreaming of the Ancient Australian Aboriginal Lore, travel with the Rainbow Serpent and other Spirit Creatures of the Dreamtime. Learn how a world very different from your own survives amongst us. The loves, trials and passions of the Shaman as they move through our world.
Confidencial: Entre La Vida Y La Muerte
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,420. Language: Spanish. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Con su humor negrísimo, Confidencial presenta una sátira de la medicina en Puerto Rico. Describe las experiencias de un cirujano durante su enfermedad, delirio y muerte. Dos espíritus neófitos son sus guías en el tiempo entre la vida y muerte hasta la antesala de su destino final. Los jocosos y divertidos comentarios del médico y sus guías efímeros enfocan los valores superficiales contemporáneos.
Jamaica Dreaming (Romance)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
More than a year after surviving a horrific accident, Chicago songstress, Julissa Morgan, still hasn’t returned to the stage and her bills are piling up. When she’s offered a few gigs in Jamaica she’s tempted to say ‘no,’ but she needs the money. But the wealthy benefactor footing the bill for the fundraising concerts, has an ulterior motive.
Yo Le Voy A Messi, Vamos Argentina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2014 by virginia blizzard. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Soccer, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Un niño pequeño supera su frustración tras un cambio de planes a última hora y en lugar de ir a celebrar la victoria de la Selección Agentina de Fútbol, se mete el mismo a la cancha que tiene a mano, y pone en práctica aquello que hizo que Messi fuera su favorito: un ejemplo del amor y la pasión con que los hinchas siguen el desarrollo de la Copa del Mundo FIFA, compartiendo todo en familia.
The Bully's Last Slurp
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
An Asian American (Hmong) male high school student in a western North Carolina (USA) chemistry lab is bullied by a mean knuckle-dragger. After carefully studying his options, Xeeb plots his revenge. Then a few months later, the window of opportunity opens. Will he execute his vengeful scheme? Approx. 1600 words. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Movie rating: PG-13.
L'héritage au père Esnouf
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 16. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: French. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Un vieil homme, dans un village de Normandie, ne se résout pas à la disparition de la culture de sa région. La création d'un groupe folklorique ne ne convainc pas. Pourtant, cela bouleversera profondément leur environnement.
Dying to Live: An Amish Man Fakes His Death to Find His Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Biographical
Based on a true story, one August night in 1996, an Amish man starts a bloody trail across the bedroom floor next to the double bed where his young wife sleeps soundly and disappears into the night. He is missing and presumed dead.
Il mio primo libro.
You set the price! Words: 2,210. Language: Italian. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / Italian, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Fotografie in bianco/nero di vita quotidiana nella mia Toscana.
One For You One For Me
Price: Free! Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.00 from 1 review)
Two businessmen from Tanzania start a business that at first does not do as well as they would like. That is where Prof Moto Moto comes in. When he fails Prof Pima Moto takes over. But as they say when the hand gets tired, the shoulder takes over. The shoulder appears in the shape of Prof Zima Moto. So where does the albino child come into all this?
The Jamaican Ninja Bert 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,360. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Book 2. When Portia Simpson implemented tax on patty, it mad Dr. Bert Kemp, a psychiatrist. He then became a fat ninja, hell bent on murdering Portia. His wife, Marj scorned by all for living with a madman except the handsome, thick-bodied Dr. Arnold who desires her. Bert grows jealous and goes to utterly unsound measures to keep her but instead, pushes her away. Will he regain sanity or her love