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The Wind Caller
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,230. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013 by Bob Booth. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
There is much conflict in Richland, Arizona, including the longstanding conflict between the "white" and the "red,." But these all pale in comparison to what brews between Native American schoolteacher Sky Berlander and her estranged grandfathers, as a feud which has divided their family will finally come to a head over an ancient and terrifying birthright — the power to control the wind itself.
Quick Guide: The Birthmark
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 8 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 12 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
“The Birthmark” by Nathaniel Hawthorne is a highly romantic short story. The story every masterly explores obsession with human perfection.
West of West
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012 by Atomic Quill Press. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story about a young chef who remembers his lost year spent gambling at a racetrack and working as a tennis pro in the Far East.
Light Bread
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,300. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Known on both sides of the tracks in her East Texas town of Parkerville, domestic Veola Cook's life is full of intrigue. Undaunted and oblivious to being known as the nosiest person in Parkerville, the mid-1960s provide the perfect backdrop for Veola. She shows us how all matters can be solved with an eleventh grade education, the gift of gab, a cast-iron skillet, and a worn-out Bible.
Sold a Part of Life
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 55. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Classics
He stepped into the house and found a few papers scattered on the floor. He bent down and picked a few of them. He found two envelopes, a post card, and a folded piece of paper.
Worthwhile
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 81. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Urban
How easily we draw conclusions about others! We kind of become an authority on certain people we know and we boast about the knowledge of his or her character, habits, hobbies, family, and friends, but the truth is, we know very little about that person.
Deceptive Cadence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.00 from 1 review)
Musicians and spies in counterpoint at the twilight of the Cold War.
Palawan Story
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Under the cover of darkness, Kim, a young girl, is put by her mother on a crowded fishing boat to escape Vietnam. The derelict boat drifts for two weeks on the South China Sea before reaching Palawan, a refugee camp in the Philippines. There, an American immigration officer mistakes Kim for a sponsored orphan with the same name and sends her to America.
Help Wanted
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.00 from 1 review)
A poem of sorts. If you haven't experienced this feeling at work or in life I can't wait until you do. Nothing really matters.
The Mystery of Moutai
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,600. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
A teenager returns home from school to find a gruesome scene: the apartment he shares with his mother has been ransacked and she is dead. There is a bottle of Moutai left at the scene. This is evidently a homicide but who is the killer? Two amateur detectives stumble unwittingly into a cobweb of mystery and danger when they team up with the Boston police to solve this mystifying crime.
Literature Help: Cousin Bette
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 214 · A Quick Guide, Book 48. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The story of the novel is set in mid 19th century Paris. The story revolves around an unmarried middle-aged woman. She has an extended family, but she is the one who plans the destruction of her family.
Catfish Trailer Park - And Other Southern Tales
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
“Catfish Trailer Park - And Other Southern Tales” are the three Southern short stories “Catfish Trailer Park”, “The Dark Seam” and “Penelope”.
Pacific Apocalypse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,910. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(4.00 from 1 review)
Action, adventure and wild love sizzle under the sun as a cataclysm looms over the Pacific. From Australia to Indonesia, forces gather, threatening three cultures. Volcanoes release the pressure as tsunamis rage, but there is a controller and they have an agenda.
Dreams in the Medina
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,030. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
From the heart of Syria, Dreams in the Medina is a coming-of-age tale which explores the aspirations, passions and tragedies of a group of young Syrian women, who on the surface seem to have nothing in common but who are brought together in the deepest of bonds as they study and live together at the University of Damascus.
Parasite Girls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
A burned out American photojournalist surfaces in Tokyo after a disastrous last assignment. Aidan Conner seeks to rebuild his career and life, while his old friend Mima finds her past has become present. Through flashbacks, Aidan recalls their friendship, and what binds Mima to her closest friends, Sora and Eko. Aidan is reminded of the one thing that never dies between true friends.
The Goomeri Pointing Bone : Sequel to Dwarg in the Seventh Dimension
Series: Dwarg in the Seventh Dimension, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 86,730. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Dwarg is reunited with his host Aggie. Aggie has grown and has found a lover. Trouble with mysterious disappearances of some of her people in Algeria takes the reader on a rollercoaster ride of intrigue and spiritualism where Native American Shaman meets Australian Aboriginal Ngangkari and the puzzle is finally solved in a little township in Southeast Queensland called Goomeri...or was it?
La brevedad es una catarina anaranjada
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,790. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Esta es una coleccion de cuentos breves, muy breves. Ficciones que pueden ir desde una linea hasta media paginas, todas encantadoras.
The Friendship Promise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,710. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Maryam is the daughter of strict Pakistani-American parents who decide to bend their rules to help a divorced American convert to Islam, whose free-spirited daughter Samira is in need of "good" friends. But when Samira convinces Maryam to disobey their parents, Maryam is worried they may have gone too far.
The Billionaire's Alibi: The Scandal (The Billionaire's Alibi #3)
Series: The Billionaire's Alibi, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,300. Language: American English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Spaulding House. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
There's a murderer on the loose and Alexa is unsure of her alliances. When some revelations about Will's past come to light, will she turn to someone from her previous life for comfort? Will is in deep trouble, and not just with the police. Alexa has lit a fire within him, and now he's unsure how to win her trust back. Can he protect her from the danger he's brought into her life?
Pieces of Ten “Resurrection”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,230. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Juanito is a poker player so fixated with the game that he frequently leaves his family in the small hours of the night to play with those who populate the underbelly of Providence. After a game, Juanito is robbed of his winnings. His longing for vengeance changes his life forever.