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Book 38 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Lindi has a bad habit of showing off in front of her friends. What she does not realize is that one day she might have to beg them for help. The second story traces the changing traditions in the lives of three Pedi women. The old granny’s life was bound by tradition. Hers was an arranged marriage. The second woman wants to choose her husband and the youngest rebels against tradition completely.
Jordi: The Girl Who Threw a Leaf At a Lion.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,720. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A young girl’s journey into Africa, where its fiercest secret shows her how to come to terms with her Father's suicide.
Book 37 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 10,580. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first of these two stories is a humorous look at a rogue who invests in technology to cover his tracks. Unfortunately for him, it is the technology that leads to his downfall. In the second story, a young idealistic man journeys to Africa to help solve the problems of the continent. He is fated to learn the lessons of life which others who went before him have already learned.
Ecos de mi clan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,710. Language: Spanish. Published: December 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
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: 52,290. 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
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.
A Temple of Forgotten Spirits: The Complete Adventures of Jack Hong
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,660. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017 by Boruma Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
A young guy named Jack Hong hitchhikes throughout America following the keilin, a mystical unicorn out of Chinese mythology. The keilin leads him to ten adventures with ghosts and other supernatural figures. These experiences reveal to him not only parts of American history he never knew, but also his own identity and the role he will choose for his life.
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).
2 amerika
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 79,990. Language: Turkish. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
AMERİKA VE TÜRKİYE ARASINDA YAZIŞAN İKİ ARKADAŞIN ANILARINDAN OLUŞAN, DÖNEMİ İRDELEYEN ROMAN...
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.
眈天望地小巡警
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
巡警不得不面对的事情何其多! Patrol officers have to face almost everything!
眈天望地小巡警
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
巡警不得不面對的事情何其多! Patrol officers have to face almost everything!
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.