Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

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Knjiga njenega jezika 1
Price: Free! Words: 9,340. Language: Slovenian. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hašija, mladega aboriginija iz Nove Zelandije, pošljejo na lov na južni otok. Tam ujame veliko živali, srno pa mu spelje mlada belka. To belko Haši sreča še večkrat in se vanjo tudi zaljubi. Ljubezen in raodvednost do nje je tako močna, da mu Jessica pošlje knjige iz katerih se on in njegov brat učita angleško. Kulturna razlika med njima pa je premočna, da bi se lahko ustalila na Novi Zelandiji.
Two Doors
Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An ancient tribe journeys to fulfill a prophecy, uncertain whether or not they should believe the advice of a strange, mysterious child.
Certainties
Price: Free! Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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Every day is a sunbaked fight for survival of the fittest, or the fastest. The air is oppressively hot, the sun relentless. The river’s water is too contaminated to drink; it will kill you if you do. But what if the river is the only water you can find? He is a thief and a survivor. He will find a way. This he knows: He must find a way.
The Mills
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The year is 2035 and THEY have decided the debt our society has accumulated must be called in. The Mills is a flash fiction short story. It is one possible future for our society.
Descendants of the Dragon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,820. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Zee is a career paleontologist who lives for dinosaurs. When she receives an unexpected invitation from her godfather to research a classified project in the country of her parents birth, she can’t resist the opportunity. Once in China, Zee is forced to confront the demons from her past while fighting the real world monsters who threaten to take everything her team has worked for.
Belly Dancer & The US Marine
Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The basic desires and primal instincts of a man can lead him to find love and humanity in the most unusual of places. And more than anything else than those caught in the throes of war, Chris and Farah are one such couple whose love transcends nationality, race, language and culture. But soon they find their very own ‘culture and religion’ coming in the way of their love life. What lies ahead?
Single Chicas
Price: Free! Words: 34,280. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Perfection is a Barbie doll, and, unless you're looking for a guy with a fake smile, a hard head, and no genitalia, then you're better off NOT being perfect―Single Chicas
Night Watchers
Price: Free! Words: 43,100. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Night Watchers is set on an undisclosed island where the local inhabitants live an idyllic life rich in history and traditions. Over time their paradise has been discovered as a tourist destination. Thee tone of the novel is like a dream or fable with characters appearing and merging into the background.
Querelle De Métiers
Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 28 · Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 28. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Une histoire vraie racontée par Patrick Huet. L'atmosphère était douce en ce printemps 1731. Si douce, que nul ne sut comment le drame survint. Quoi qu'il en soit, la rivalité entre un garçon boucher et un apprenti tailleur s'amplifia jusqu'à une bagarre générale et à la survivance d'une rancune tenace, propre à déchaîner les pires des actions.
Au Bouchon Fleuri
Series: Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 24 · Histoires lyonnaises, Book 24. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Une histoire vraie racontée par Patrick Huet. 1 ° janvier 1790, alors que des événements de la plus haute importance secouent Paris, Rocador, un des hommes les plus riches et les plus avares de Lyon se décide brusquement à profiter... « des commodités de l'existence ! » Toutefois, en fin rapace, il met sur pied une astucieuse entreprise pour récupérer ses pièces adorées.
La Fin Par Tous Les Moyens
Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 26 · Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 26. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Février 1782. Une rivalité hargneuse opposait un architecte aux Comtes de Lyon pour remporter le projet de construction d'un Pont sur la Saône. Le projet de l'architecte a été jugé le meilleur. Une offense pour les comtes de Lyon. Leur représentant, Monsieur de Cordon usera de toutes les ressources de son esprit tortueux pour remporter le marché... ainsi que les substantiels droits de péage.
Le Réverbère
Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 31. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: French. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Si vous étiez un réverbère, quelles seraient vos impressions sur le monde environnant, sur la rue où vous siégez et sur les passants ? Patrick Huet s'est glissé dans la peau d'un réverbère, et vous partage ses sensations tout en vous dévoilant les traits de personnalité du Lyon dès autrefois. Une plongée brève, mais aigüe et si éclairante de ce qui fut le coeur de Lyon voici peu de temps encore.
Une Sentence Diligente
Series: Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 22 · Histoires lyonnaises, Book 22. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: French. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
À l'approche du 8 décembre 1873, jour de la traditionnelle fête des Lumières, à Lyon, l'impatience gagne l'ensemble des citoyens. Tous... hormis ces deux hommes qui marchent bien lentement en dépit de la bise glacée. Tous, hormis ce jeune adolescent qui lorgne les étalages des magasins.
Le Lac Des Brotteaux
Series: Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 17 · Histoires lyonnaises, Book 17. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: French. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Histoire vraie. Lyon 1812, un lac se forme soudainement en plein milieu d'une terre à blé, dans le quartier des Brotteaux. Toute la jeunesse de la ville y court bientôt, et les guinguettes y fleurissent. Dès lors, chaque dimanche c'était la Vogue au Lac avec jeux, musiques... Jusqu'au moment où de hautes consciences décidèrent de combler ce lac avant d'en creuser un autre à... cinq minutes de là.
Girls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
“GIRLS” explores the complexities of being a girl in the 1950's
My Third Cycle
You set the price! Words: 39,350. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
My Third Cycle is a fictional African novel recorded by the character Mr Abdul Saad. This novel is filled with intriguing African Nigerian Myths, legends, culture, goddesses, and history. Abdul Saad is a bound spirit a spirit the Nigerian yoruba tribe calls "akudaya" spirit that jump from womb to womb. Imortal beings.
Abraham Maslow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Abraham Harold Maslow (/?m�zlo?/; April 1, 1908�– June 8, 1970) was an American psychologist who was best known for creating Maslow's hierarchy of needs, a theory of psychological health predicated on fulfilling innate human needs in priority, culminating in self-actualization. Maslow was a psychology professor at Alliant International University, Brandeis University, Brooklyn College, New School
Ātman (Hinduism)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Ātman (/ˈɑːtmən/) is a Sanskrit word that means inner self or soul. In Hindu philosophy, especially in the Vedanta school of Hinduism, Ātman is the first principle, the true self of an individual beyond identification with phenomena, the essence of an individual. In order to attain liberation, a human being must acquire self-knowledge (atma jnana), which is to realize that one's true self (Ātman)
Mobius
Price: Free! Words: 146,040. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A mute and paralysed man found at his mother’s graveside - could this really be the twin brother that Daniel had thought was long dead? Daniel takes him in, determined to nurse him back to health, only to find the invalid’s behaviour becoming ever more threatening. As tensions escalate, the tiny cramped flat becomes a powder keg that will surely explode with catastrophic and profound consequences.
The Splits In my Skin: A Vargr Clan Trilogy Novella
Series: The Vargr Clan Trilogy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Johan Vargr inexplicably shifts to wolf, he's not the only one to feel the shock waves. As a human-Lycan hybrid, transition should never have happened. With the family secret out in the open, Johan’s father, gives him nothing but excuses as to why he’d never told his youngest son about his heritage. For Johan, this is the last straw. So now Johan does the only thing he can. He runs.