Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

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Stone River
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
This work of original fiction is a haunting story about the consequences of violence visited upon the most vulnerable, an uncompromising social commentary written to ask "why" and wait quietly for the answer. Trigger warning for brief depiction of violence and recounting of violence.
Steep Climb to Elsewhere. Trials of a Catalan Family in Post-war Spain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 281,510. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Katchphrase International. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Spanish Civil War lost, brothers Josep and Eduard Balaguer are exiled. The Balaguer women stay behind in their town in the Catalan Pyrenees to face Francisco Franco's vengeful regime until Josep returns home—alone. It will take decades of bribery, smuggling, imprisonment, love affairs, and other adventures to bring the family together again. But what will they have lost on the journey?
Una spanna e tre dita
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: Italian. Published: May 2, 2015 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
La vendemmia, dai preparativi alla pigiatura, raccontata attraverso i ricordi di infanzia.
Afterlife in Harlem: A Novel of Redemption
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Foundering former president Bill Clinton—now “First Gentleman” to President Hillary—makes a haunting discovery in his Harlem home: the ghost of Alexander Hamilton, with sexy former slave Sarafina in tow, sent from Heaven to get Bill back on track.
Nairobi Bloodstar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,790. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
As the British Empire begins to fall in Africa, a disgraced Englishman and a proud Rhodesian Zulu conspire how to get rich while the going is good. When rubies are unearthed at the sight where they work, stealing them is the challenge, and each is not planning to share.
Served
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Nineteen year-old college tennis star Gina Tsang dropped out of school to marry her sweetheart, baseball star Jonathan Lee, who was recently drafted into the professional league. Five years, multiple affairs by John and a black eye later, she returns to her love of tennis to recover a measure her of self-worth.
Claimed by the Enemy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Love, intrigue, and adventure in ancient Mesopotamia. Two survivors of Sargon the Great's destruction of the great city of Eridu, a lonely princess and an unwilling soldier, meet when Sargon conquers the city of Susa. She trusts few people, and he lies to her from the start. But circumstances bring them together as both try to stay alive and protect her children in the chaos of the conquered city.
A Close Encounter Of a Different Kind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,280. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is about a young girl (of about 11) who (thanks to her brother’s comments) thinks Dracula and vampires are real and are after her.
The Defender
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: British English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Screenplays » Drama
This is a typical African medieval epic movie that features Africa before colonizations and Christianity. it feature the igbo outcast system (Osu) and a typical African environment.
Played by Love (Bear's Soccer)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,610. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Soccer goalkeeper, Jaden Sloup, has his eye on Ella Kennedy, a woman who won’t date jocks or frat boys. He dons a pair of nerd glasses and convince her he’s a techno geek, and she agrees to go with him to a cosplay convention to indulge their fantasies. Jaden must juggle sizzling in the sheets with Ella against playing soccer. When a bully harasses Ella, Jaden proves that goalies can score, too.
One Night With the Best Man
Series: One Night With the Bridal Party · 1Night Stand. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Alejandro “Alex” Cortez vowed never to return to the family farm, but when his sister makes it the destination for her wedding, he has no choice. The farm’s new owner, sexy agricultural professor Dr. Susan Gundersen, is his only hope for a diversion from the haunting memories. Will a one night stand give them the courage to face what they fear most or drive them apart forever?
РАССКАЗЫ ЭМИГРАНТА
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,370. Language: Russian. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Selection of fine short stories about Russian-speaking migrants all over around the world and their new life
"Cry, the Beloved Country" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The story of the novel revolves around Stephen Kumalo, the protagonist of the novel, who happens to be a black Anglican priest from a rural Natal town in South Africa. He goes in search of his son Absalom in the city of Johannesburg.
On the Island of Fire - Four Tales of Santorini
Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Fantasies are spawned by the volcanic Greek island of Santorini in this collection "On the Island of Fire" - four fantasies for children - from the dream of Alizides, a donkey who thinks he is Pegasus fighting the Chimaera, to harpies swooping through as they move home - unlikely happenings emerging from the island's black sand and simmering core.
Inconvenient Relations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,390. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Shaan Ahuja found himself bowing to tradition and agreeing to an arranged marriage to the beautiful Ruhi Sharma. He went through the motions but had no intention of carrying through on his vows. But, he was completely unprepared for what his new wife had in mind.
Seoul Spankings
Series: 1Night Stand. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,580. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Broken-hearted when her live-in boyfriend impregnates her best frenemy, Indigo Adams accepts a one-way ticket to Seoul, South Korea, and a challenge from her Great-Aunt Matilda: Forget that boy. Go and make something of yourself...
The Reader the Writer
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,120. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A woman is writing a novel. She is the Writer. Each evening, her partner comes home and they talk about her work that day. He is the Reader. Her novel describes a married couple and their attempts to cope with the revelation that the husband has been seeing prostitutes over a number of years.
Monochroom Reënboog
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,510. Language: Afrikaans. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Abrie het ‘n plekkie wat hy koester, ‘n stil plekkie waar hy min mense toelaat. Hy treur en lag daar tussen herinneringe deur wat nooit uitgewis sal word nie. Herinneringe aan vriendskap, liefde en omgee. Maar ook ander herinneringe. Heel dikwels klou ons vas aan herinneringe uit “die goeie ou dae”. Maar dan is daar ook dié wat ons diep wegpak en huiwerig oopmaak. Of vir altyd probeer toehou.
You Can Run, But You Can't Hide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,420. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Edward and NaNaLee Gill decided to take their family from the Deep South—north to Ohio for a better life; it was a twist of fate that brought the family members; divorce, murder, and even suicide to a woman who did not want to wait on death.
Niyati
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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A South African fable following a young donkey named Niyati and the consequences of her quest for vengeance.