Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

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Masks of Morality
Price: Free! Words: 95,510. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Caryssa was a high-tech professional obsessed by the lure of power and money. Until her child came and nothing was about her anymore. She and friends make choices dramatically altering lives surrounding issues of human compassion, moral decision and the reality and spiritual costs of American politics. And what might a bloody dove found behind a Sausalito art gallery have to do with all this?
Repairing the Sky, Tales of Myth and Magic from Old China
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Myths and tales from China retold by a prize-winning poet and translator.
Gangsta
Price: Free! Words: 59,880. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
The British-Asian "Trainspotting", a tale of sex, drugs, violence and a hint of insanity in the Asian underworld in 90's London. Inspired by events which took place in the 90s, this is an intense often humorous stream of consciousness from an unrepentant mind at the edge of meltdown.
Second Wind
Price: Free! Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Su Wan, an idealist on a mission to make sure that quality rehab is available to all, meets her match in Tae Joon, an ornery, spoiled, rich kid who experiences short-term memory loss after a motorcycle accident. Strong personalities collide on the restoration journey.
Answered Prayer
Price: Free! Words: 54,780. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eun Seo, the activist daughter of the successful Pastor Lee Sang Chul, has a life that is full to bursting with blood drives, fundraising events, and visits to orphanages and old folks' homes. Surprisingly, Eun Seo finds herself an unwed mother-to-be. Eun Seo is determined that her mistake will not harm her father’s ministry. Her quest to protect her unborn child leads to unexpected results.
My Third Cycle
Price: Free! Words: 39,890. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
My Third Cycle is a fictional Nigerian novel/ journal recorded by the character Abdul Saad. This journal is filled with intriguing African myths, legends, idols and the biafran/Nigerian civil war era. The novel recounts the hidden truth behind a mysterious character Abdul Saad who lived three life times, through three generations - reborn each time
Rainier Erupts!
Series: Northwest Tales. Price: Free! Words: 73,200. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rainier Erupts is an epic tale of volcanic catastrophe—a modern-day Pompeii. This novel dramatizes the cataclysmic events that could occur if Washington State residents were caught off-guard by a sudden outburst from the smoldering giant.
The Living End
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 52,010. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
A kidnapped journalist agrees write the story of approaching extinction of the human race, as her captors plan an event to grab the world's attention by the throat.
Stop & Frisk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,900. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
(5.00 from 1 review)
Stop & Frisk: Sensual multicultural black comedy mingles romance with revenge
Almost a Turkish Soap Opera
Price: Free! Words: 49,070. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Adel and Kamil, two young good looking Turkish men use arranged marriages as the ticket to immigrate to Canada. Betrayals, affairs, turn their lives into a Turkish soap opera. Finalist Next Generation Indie Book Awards 2013 - adapted into feature film. Visit www.almostaturkishsoapopera.com to watch online.
The Sitar
Price: Free! Words: 70,210. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
From the bowels of middle-class England, bona fide Brit Muslim lesbian Jaya Chakarbatti belies her mild-mannerisms and leads her group of Lassi Lesbians from their urban Midland terraced houses to the smelly back alleys of London's gay Soho, to seek out other Gaysians. Snapshooting Britain and navigating the world of Bollywood drag queens, and the choice between reading the Quran or The Pink Paper
For Better or Curse
Price: Free! Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
When her fiancé mysteriously abandons her before their wedding, Manda Love learns it's the result of an Obeah curse that came about before she and her sister, Sierra, were even born. Now Manda leaves London and goes to New York, on a mission to save herself and Sierra from the curse that is supposed to ruin her life and end her sister's own before her 35th birthday. But can she really stop it
Bad Elixir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(5.00 from 1 review)
A drunk with a troubled pass finds himself living in a town with a troubled present located some where in a western part of the United States in the late 1800's. Racism and violence plagues the town of mostly Chinese immigrants as a new larger trouble arises forcing a doctor of the town to prescribe to the drunk a "bad elixir" in order to save the town.
A Tale of Two Legacies
Price: Free! Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
William Gardner rejuvenates our attitudes towards ethics and morals in a low-key, thought-provoking, suspenseful, amusing, and addictive way with his new novella that traces a month in the course of two families wending their way through modern life. While a first work for this author, he brings us insights gathered over 75 years. He spoofs his own efforts in his must-read epilogue.
Stalking Red
Series: Copper River Romances, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 73,370. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Red, Brenda Levere has been on her own for a very long time. PR, Paul Revere Jones comes from a big family, part Alaska Native and part white. When Red moves into his apartment complex, PR begins the hunt of a lifetime. He wants the prickly woman. Red throws a big glitch in his plans by getting involved with another man. PR continues his friendly interaction with Red as he bides his time.
Where Lands Meet
You set the price! Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.00 from 1 review)
Where Lands Meet... ...Love blooms... Nchefu and Scott lived in the same house but their worlds couldn't be more different from each others. Scott was the master's son and heir, Nchefu was a kitchen maid. The odds of their ever meeting long enough to fall for each other were very long but they did and they both fell. But love is not always right or convenient. Sometimes, it's best left alone.
Playing the Rookie: Men of Spring Novella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jessica Song is tired of being a good girl, staying in a relationship well past closing time. Baseball rookie Jay Pak Ahn has been burned one too many times by good girls. They agree to a week of enchanting, starry-eyed dates and wild, unrestrained sex. Their pasts collide, exposing the secrets in Jessica’s heart and threatening Jay’s position on the team. What will they sacrifice for true love?
Boneyard 11
Price: Free! Words: 79,860. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Escrit Lit. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
(4.00 from 1 review)
"Pretty Woman" meets "The Godfather" in a border prison. Convicted drug lord Gaspar lost his wife and family, but wants company and prison visits, so he arranges a marry with a beautiful call girl--but has no idea what he's getting into. The sweet, gentle Nan steps up to being a wife--and when Gaspar is attacked and harried by Feds and gangs, she strikes back with spectacular fury.
My Mama's Tamales
Price: Free! Words: 66,470. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
What does a mother teach a daughter about a chaotic world? What does she teach her child about love, necessity, bigotry, self-confidence, and her Latina culture? Rosario Olmos has her work cut out for her. This novel is a precious story of remarkable endurance, all-encompassing wisdom, and unfolding sense of self.
In the Heart of Cairo
Price: Free! Words: 79,160. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(3.00 from 1 review)
When anti-bias educator, Mrs. Magda, becomes the new Theory of Knowledge teacher at the American School in Cairo, she is shocked to discover the ugly truth behind the school’s prestigious reputation. Despite the challenges and hostility she faces, Mrs. Magda is committed to achieving her career goal of transforming the environment at the school and making it truly bicultural. Although the school’s