Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

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Ecos de mi clan
Price: $1.11 USD. Words: 115,710. Language: Spanish. Published: December 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Echoes of my Clan logra esclarecer muchas dudas sobre los sentimientos y manera de pensar de los gitanos. Nos lleva de la mano a través de las vivencias y sufrimientos del personaje principal; primero como una niña que debe ambientarse en el mundo de los blancos o gachos, y como mujer adulta durante los terroríficos tiempos de la Segunda Guerra Mundia.
Goin' Down To Anglotown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017 by Boruma Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In this alternate world, a parody of old stories and movies about Chinatown, three recent college graduates of Chinese and Japanese descent celebrate graduation with a dinner in Anglotown. Pals Ken, Andy, and Garth joke and harass each other at dinner, but Ken’s curiosity grows. Cindy Smith, hostess, offers to take him into the back where he can see the secrets of Anglotown.
Davi Leiko Till Midnight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017 by Boruma Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Mac Tom, who creates artificial humans, searches on a chaotic Free Night for the woman he created to be the love of his life. On Free Nights, however, all artificials become independent. Free Nights had been granted to prevent the creation of willing slaves and drones. Mac has until midnight to find Davi Leiko in a crowded party atmosphere and to persuade her to stay with him.
Back Bay
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
Back Bay - Second Place PGP Best Short Story 2015 A short story. The Back Bay only has one family living there. She can't keep going by herself. With her grandfather getting too old to help, it's time to move on. A discovery while gathering seaweed and limpets gives her food for thought.
Sunset in the Savannah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A mighty clash of cultures between the old and the new. which one prevails?
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.
The Shock Reader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"The Shock Reader" is an inspiring story of resilience that takes place in an atmosphere of intrigue. The novel is filled with mystery, as well as tales of humour, loss and family pathos.
When The Coffee Maker Sings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ordinary life in a teachers' lounge of a German high school told by the coffee machine. The coffee machine gives its insight while it observes the teachers and listens in to their stories. It has its own opinion of things and is not shy to give to us. Also it knows a lot of things especially when it comes to coffee.
Sit-In At The Alamo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017 by Boruma Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Jimmy Mok lives in the Golden Day Sunset Home, in a powered wheelchair. Most of his enjoyment comes from watching old television reruns and movies, but this futuristic facility can be brutal. When the residents rebel and take over, they face hostile police action and Jimmy has to choose his own future between the attack on the home and the assault on the Alamo in the movie he’s watching.
The Story of Juanjin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,880. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Single mother Juanjin has great hopes when a sewing factory opens in her remote Chinese village but chances to improve her lot turn into unforeseen challenges. When the line of strange holiday items the factory produces is switched for dolls' costumes, both her perceptions of the west, and her plans for escape change.
The Waitress
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
The author and a science lab facilitator have a more-interesting-than-ever-expected conversation with a waitress at a Mexican restaurant in Charlotte (NC, USA). Approx. 1600 words. If this autobiographical tale were an American movie, it would probably be rated G (ok for all ages).
Nectar
Series: The House on Glass Beach, 4.1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Nectar tells of the atrocities of the Armenian genocide through the story of one young woman’s lifetime—the family she lost, the love she found, and her determination to survive.
Blasket
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,510. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
‘Thin Places’ are like metaphysical magnets. They are so called by ancient orders of Celts for their intrinsic attraction to converging fault lines. These lines are what separate reality from the alternate and metaphysical realities than run constantly parallel to this one. 'Thin Places' are where recorded and undocumented histories reverberate through time itself.
Half
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A short autobiography of a multilingual, dual ethnic girl.
Bulayo ḽo Ṱalifhaho
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 32,940. Language: Venda. Published: November 20, 2017 by Via Afrika. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
U vula maṱo a si u vhona kana u thanya.Ri ḓo vhona ro lala u vuwa ri tshi shavha u lenga. Vhutshilo ndi dande tande ḽine u tandulula zwa ṱoḓa u raha mupfa u tshi u vhona. A nga vha e mashudu masimbe o tou ḓiokela.
The Road to Shenzhen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,800. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It is the early 1990s and Zhou Haonan, an innocent young man from a rural family in China's West Canton Province, travels to the `golden city' of Shenzhen to seek his fortune. He spends the next 20 years striving desperately to achieve his dream of a Shenzhen permanent residence and a home of his own.
The Little Grey Warbler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A touching short story about a Maori boy and his mother who go back in time to witness their forebears, just before the European settlement of New Zealand.
Beyond the Veil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,360. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Desari spent years hiding her feelings and secret life as a belly dancer from her best friend, Kanin. When he wanders into the restaurant where she moonlights, her luck runs out. Kanin takes one look at the mysterious belly dancer and knows it's his friend. This is an opportunity he's not about to waste. He'll beg the gods of Christmas to make her his. One way or another, the couple will live thei
The Myth of Civilized Slavery Flash Fiction Edition 1
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
On January 31, 1654, a Coroner was called to examine the body of Robert and Susanna Lathum’s slave boy, John Walker. What the Coroner found was by far the most extreme case on colonial record of a master mistreating a servant.
El Dorado Bay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,450. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A young man with a dicey past and a chef's talent begins life anew in small-town coastal Mexico, where he champions community underdogs and finds a new love with a past more sordid than his own. Doing the next right thing proves simple, but not easy. The wreckage of the young man's past confronts him, honor and love square off, and the fireworks begin. From the author of Sea Cliff 104.