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Makes the Arrow Sing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An American Indian, born a thousand years ago in the mountains of Northern California, learns the ways of the People, survives the trial of manhood, and lives to old age, a revered member of his tribe. He wonders about the Great Spirit of all living things, and finally, high on a ridge, a wind-blown tree reveals a secret; and the Indian dies, understanding the meaning and power of Life.
Summarized & Analyzed: "Waiting for the Barbarians"
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,180. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2017 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The book includes introduction, plot overview, analysis of major characters, complete summary, and critical analysis. It is not the original text of the novel. It is a study aids book for students and teachers.
A Tourist Visa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
On a visit to his long-lost grandfather in Latvia, a young Canadian traveler, confronted with Soviet bureaucracy, glimpses the possibility of romance.
Two Browns
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Story of Two Browns in a foriegn land.
हैरान प्यार
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
After a night of passion, the main character of the story looses her dream man. Is love just an illusion? Is love a way to escape solitude? The reader might find answers in the story. The prologue and epilogue are poems from famous Indian lady poets presented by the author. The back ground music is a mix of Indian sounds used in trance lounge music.
Abatwa Comic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In days gone by, before man left footprints in the sands of Africa, there were tiny people called the Abatwa who lived with ants. It is a hard life filled with dangers and difficulties. There are enemies both above and below ground. For all we know, they may still share their lives with ants. Tola is standing guard duty when a snake enters the tunnels. He sends the other guard for help...
A Flax Rope
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Spooky Maori ghost story involving the guardian warriors and the ghost waka (canoe.)
Leaving Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Having to leave their beloved island home to find work breaks Robyn's heart. She shares her love of home as she walks through the cove with descriptive scenes and emotional memories.
The Bully's Last Slurp
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
An Asian American (Hmong) male high school student in a western North Carolina (USA) chemistry lab is bullied by a mean knuckle-dragger. After carefully studying his options, Xeeb plots his revenge. Then a few months later, the window of opportunity opens. Will he execute his vengeful scheme? Approx. 1600 words. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Movie rating: PG-13.
A Taste Of My Thoughts A Perverts Dream
Price: Free! Words: 350. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
By the stupidity of the few the wicked will now be released upon our children. For every occurrence their excuse will be they are transgender. We are opening Pandora's box to all perverts with the excuse of being transgender with no way of denying their claim. They can claim they woke up today to realize in that moment they were transgender. So let's sacrifice all for the few when we have ways to
קצרים ומפתיעים
You set the price! Words: 10,180. Language: Hebrew. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
סיפורים קצרים עם ניחוח פילוסופי וניתוח תרבותי מוגשים בקריצה עד הסוף המפתיע. הסיפורים מלווים בציורים מקוריים פרי עבודתו של המחבר
A Taste Of My Thoughts Equality
Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Today, yesterday and our tomorrows seem to lack equality between black and white persons. I talk to many people of many races and they seem to all say the same thing, I hold no grudges against my fellow man. So if it is not the people then I ask who is holding us all down? Why in the year 2017 are we behind other nations when it comes to racial equality? We live together, eat together etc...
Aesop Fable: Filbert, The Not So Smart Fox; Teaching Your Kids Morals Through Storytelling
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Young Filbert Fox listens to a story his granny tells him about how foxes are the smartest creatures and so he sets out to prove this to be true. But when tries to prove how clever he is when he meets Willie Wolf and the Crow family, things do not turn out as he expected at all.
Book 36 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
These two stories are light and humorous. In the first, Nomvula gets caught in the bureaucrats’ sticky web. She has lost her identity and finds out that losing her identity is far worse than losing her car keys, or her glasses. The second story is about the religious sects popular with the working class. They meet in the open and are driven by charismatic preachers.
Cuerpo de una isla
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: Spanish. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
Poesía femenina, testimonial y autobiográfica, que refleja el comportamiento de los individuos ante las difíciles circunstancias. Se trata de una visión desde la sensibilidad del trópico con sus estereotipos de belleza-eros-paisaje y el otro lado grotesco, triste, de la realidad. Escritura que defiende los valores humanos de siempre: el amor, la familia, la naturaleza, la cultura...
Budhi Kaki Kehti Hai (Hindi ebook)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: Hindi. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
एक वृद्धा जो अवगत करा रही है जीवन के अनगिनत पहलुओं को. उसकी बुढ़ापे की समझ और विचारों से दुनिया को देखने का हमारा नजारा बदल रहा है. वह हमसे अपना अनुभव बांट रही है. बूढ़ी काकी ने रंगों में जीवन को बहते पाया है.
Summarized & Analyzed "My Brilliant Friend"
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The other three novels in the series are The Story of a New Name, Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay, and The Story of the Lost Child, published in 2013, 2014, and 2015 respectively.
Book 35 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,830. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Rhino horns are highly sought after commodities, particularly for traditional medicines in the Far East. From the late eighties, the slaughter of these gentle giants has increased exponentially. It is a multi-faceted problem involving legal hunting, poachers and criminal syndicates. And, as the game ranger in this story discovers, it is aided and abetted by corrupt officials.
Mulag The Plantation Ant (A Clever Plan)
Series: Mulag The Plantation Ant. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Values & Virtues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Together with his friends, Mulag was able to hatch a clever plan. It was clever. Very clever. But there was a problem.
Summarized & Analyzed "Obasan"
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The author was the winner of the Books in Canada First Novel Award, and the Canadian Authors Association Book of the Year Award.