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Night Watchers by Miles Rothwell
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.
The Mida Book Three, Destiny of Darkness and Light by Kimberly Sigafus
Series: The Mida. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,090. Language: American English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The time traveling carnival has arrived in 1965 Prairie Bluff, Wisconsin. Now that Sarah is back, she wants to stay. The problem is she is married to Frank, the carnival’s creature whisperer and he can’t stay behind with her. She also discovers her family tree has a complicated branch. Her decision to stand in the darkness or the light will affect not only her, but the safety of the carnival.
Tales Our Enemies Tell by Dan Biggs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the late 1800s, Jesuit missionaries working in North-Central British Columbia recorded the oral histories of the Yinka Dene people. Based on one of these histories, Tales Our Enemies Tell is the story of the aging Hadintel, chief of the village of Chinlac, who in self-defense unknowingly kills the only son of the Silquotin dennza.
My Third Cycle by Meto Adoglo Michael
Price: Free! Words: 39,710. 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
Contes de fées indiens by Joseph Jacobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,120. Language: French. Published: July 19, 2016 by Nicolae Sfetcu. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ce livre est une collection représentative des contes de fées de l'Inde. La majorité des contes de ce livre ont été connus en Occident sous une forme ou une autre, et le problème se pose comment rendre compte de leur existence simultanée dans le plus éloigné Ouest et Est.
Rebel by L C Clark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,640. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Rebel gives a rare insight on how it all began. Two teens recruited to fight a revolution that prompted Martial Law in the Philippines, fight to keep each other in the raging political and cultural transformation brought by the late 60’s. Then life happened and they woke up in the 80's.
Etropole by R. Addams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,070. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A quaint and quirky cosy crime set in Bulgaria as Poppa Roy helps investigate the disappearance of a couple from Ballina, Australia
Orphan Train by Charlene Oliver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
World War II has ravished aspiring artist Christina Nava's world. It threatens to take everything...her family, her one true love, her dreams and even her life. Follow her on her quest for love, hope and freedom. Follow her from her small Polish village to the ghettos to Ravensbruck Concentration Camp where she destined to endure the obsession of the Commandant, Klaus Schuster.
Black Hearts, Gold Minds - Murder Mystery in the West Australian Outback Goldfields by Bob MacDonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,450. Language: Australian English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In the aftermath of World War 2, two returned soldiers try their luck in the outback goldfields of Western Australia. Murder and mystery abound involving tribal aborigines and greedy fortune hunters. The book details the tribal life of the aboriginal people, their black tracking skills and their customs. Police/aboriginal conflict is a highlight of the book.
Wandil Land by Victor Allen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,120. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
David Moore had already thought it to himself on his way to Vister: Some things are best left to vanish in the mists of time. Some things are best forgotten. As he becomes ever more ensnared in the twin webs of the bewitching Wilma, and the fundamentalist Whisper Storm and the ladies of the Crystal Sphere League, he must choose a dangerous path to save not only himself, but the town.
Borta, Vol. I - Roman by Gheorghe Mocanu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,700. Language: Romanian. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Intru cu plăcere în ea şi mă simt în al nouălea cer. Mintea o ia razna, trupul fierbe pătruns de căldura amintirilor, iar sufletul, dornic de aventură, caută locurile misterioase pe care tânărul de altădată le trăia cu uşurinţă.
The Independent Girl by Sneha K
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,360. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A passionate, tender love story of a lonely girl, Sandhya who begins to trust and love Akash, a wealthy but well natured man. This is a story of Love, Trust, Compassion and Betrayal. For anyone who is a romantic at heart and likes a love hate kind of romance, this book would take you into the emotional roller coaster ride of Sandhya and Akash's life! “Epic book” -Nathenel (Wattpad Reader)
And The Dog Barks On... A 21st Century Adult Fairy Tale Continues... by E. P. Lee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
"He’s BAAAAAAAAAAACK...” Eric’s back, with Freud, his ever present French Bulldog, panting, snorfulling, and barking at his side... Eric’s not where he was, perhaps he’s not who he was... for better and for worse that... for better and for worse... But he’s back.
Repentance: A Tale of Demons in Old Jewish Poland by Barak Bassman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,090. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Fairy tales
Repentance is the tale of Dovid, an impoverished orphan in 17th century Poland who ekes out a living reciting psalms for the sick and dead. One day a mysterious stranger enters his life and transforms Dovid into a wealthy merchant with a son who is a Talmudic prodigy. But there is a price for Dovid’s good fortune, and the stranger may not be as kind as he seems.
Ogoni the Great by Agberia Choba
Price: Free! Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ogoni the Great, the most dreaded god of Oka land, has been displaced; his shrine has been desecrated by an outcast who was to salvage it. Ogoni will not rest until he is honorably brought back home. The very person who has made Ogoni homeless must be the one to help regain his lost glory. This novel, glazed with irony and suspense, portrays the misery and despair of the human soul.
Stories Varied - A Book of Short Stories by BS Murthy
Price: Free! Words: 22,460. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This book of twelve short stories, centered on Indian women, delves into varied possibilities of woman’s life in complex situations arising out of social reengineering.
In the Heart of Cairo by Mahi Wasfy
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
The Ivory Caribou by Caroline McCullagh
You set the price! Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016 by iCrew Digital Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Is it a love story? Or is it an adventure story? Or is it a commentary on the tragedy of war? It is all of these, and more. Caroline McCullagh weaves a thrilling and dynamic story around Anne O’Malley’s genealogical search for the story of her late husband’s father that takes her to the far North of Canada to find new relatives among the Inuit culture, to Europe behind the lines in World War I.
Breathless in Bollywood by Nicola Marsh
Series: Bollywood Billionaires, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Desiree D’Souza is determined to take Mumbai by storm with her fledgling interior design company. To do so, she needs to nail a pitch for the famous Baron Hotel expansion. But her plan is seriously threatened when her nemesis, and teenage crush, Jarryd Baron blackmails her. Jarryd Baron will do anything to restore the Baron family hotels to glory, including blackmailing a woman he despises.
La Furia del jaguar by Héctor Dennis López
You set the price! Words: 38,670. Language: Spanish. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
En tiempos antiguos, los habitantes de Mesoamérica, creían que toda persona desde su nacimiento, venía con el espíritu de un animal, el cual se encargaba de protegerlo y guiarlo. Ese espíritu se conocía como Nahual. Se creía (aún se cree en ciertos lugares), que ciertos chamanes podían crear un vínculo muy cercano con sus nahuales.