Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

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Vichyssoise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,540. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » War
1942 Karin Schmidt, a former German citizen working for the British government, has disappeared during a spying mission in south-west France. Reporter David Klein is tasked with her search, which he gladly undertakes, despite the risks. In 1939, Karin had helped a Jewish family escape from Germany – and rescued him from Kletschkau prison. He owes her his life. But will he be in time to save her?
The Rovers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
During the Roaring Twenties anything was possible for those who dreamed big and were willing to risk it all. This is the story of two men who traveled different paths, yet whose fates were inextricably entwined. Theirs is a tale of love and lust, truth and deception, history and fantasy, damnation and redemption—and Baseball.
The Invasive Species
Series: The Mahina State Mysteries. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016 by Hawaiian Heritage Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Professor Molly Barda is thrilled to be included in a grant to investigate attitudes toward biotechnology. But she immediately finds herself embroiled in the deadly fight between big biotech and anti-GMO activists. When Molly and her best friend Emma Nakamura stumble onto the scene of a brutal murder, they realize everyone has something to hide--and there are some questions you just don't ask.
Rescue From Planet Pleasure
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,360. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Planet Pleasure. The one place in the galaxy you seriously want to avoid, but it’s the next stop for Felix Gomez, detective-vampire and undead enforcer. His mission: rescue the bodacious vampiress, the hyper-sexual Carmen Arellano, from the clutches of ruthless warrior aliens.
Rainier Erupts!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,180. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Rainier Erupts is an epic tale of volcanic catastrophe—a modern-day Pompeii. This novel dramatizes the cataclysmic events that could occur if Washington State residents were caught off-guard by a sudden outburst from the smoldering giant.
The Immigrant Wife: A Spiritual Journey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,280. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The Immigrant Wife: A Spiritual Journey is the story of Shanti, a girl from Kashmir, who dreams of becoming an artist. After an acclaimed art show she marries Satyavan and has two children. To fulfill his ambition, Satyavan emmigrates to America. In the foreign land Shanti loses touch with her creative core. She must discover her way back to her artistic awareness or she will fade into nothingness
The Fallen Angels of Karnataka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,650. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Still young, and mourning the loss of his lover, Haakon is not ready to give up on his dream of traveling, so when a rich Englishman offers him the chance to join him on a tour of the world, Haakon takes it, daring to believe that his dream is finally coming true…but at what price? A novel filled with adventure, life’s hard-learned lessons, loss, despicable evil, and finally, love and redemption.
Fursan au Tibet et au Mont Kailash
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Quittant la Route de Soie, un druide et un lama accompagnent la première expédition française sur les hauts plateaux tibétains. Au fil des jours, les personnages vous plongeront dans les anciennes cultures et les religions actuelles ; ils vous feront découvrir le mantra : “OM MANI PADME HUM HRÎH”
Fursan sur la Route de la Soie
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 65,750. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
En 1889, des Français ont été les premiers à traverser les hauts plateaux tibétains ! Un druide et un lama les accompagnent sur la Route de la Soie ; ils vont affronter les déserts et les hautes chaînes montagneuses à la recherche de l’immortalité, de la pierre philosophale, de la mythique Shambala, de l’Agartha.
Surrender Aurora
Price: Free! Words: 65,290. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
From NA meetings to Nellis Air Force Base and war with ISIS. As James McGregor settles down, leaving a partying life to take college seriously, he's recruited for a drug test with global ramifications. It clears the fog of a pot smoking past, opening him to an unexpected future. His security clearance is reactivated and he finds himself battling ISIS jets over Syria, to stop aviation terrorism.
HEAT: A Southeast Asian Urban Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016 by Buku Fixi. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
HEAT is part of a threesome of Southeast Asian urban anthologies. The other two are called FLESH and TRASH.
FLESH: A Southeast Asian Urban Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,600. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Buku Fixi. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
FLESH is part of a threesome of Southeast Asian urban anthologies. The other two are called HEAT and TRASH.
TRASH: A Southeast Asian Urban Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Buku Fixi. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
TRASH is part of a threesome of Southeast Asian urban anthologies. The other two are called HEAT and FLESH.
Soapstone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In a world forever changed by terrorism, history erases itself as America begins the long walk back to its pre-contact state.Following the White Removal of 2021, American Indians are gifted with the most valuable asset of all - the return of their land. Ex-cop Ryan Becker begins his own journey, guided by a recurring dream, and making his way back to his homeland.
El precio de la vida
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: Spanish. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
La única cosa que Luisa Dominguez, de trece años, quería hacer era escaper de las pandillas y la violencia de su ciudad natal en Honduras. Ella rezaba todos los días: Dios, llévame lejos de aquí. Entonces, un día su deseo se hizo realidad. Ella se permitía salir. Su boleto, sin embargo, tenía un precio: la propia madre de Luisa la había vendido como esclava.
Abenteuer Halbmond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,130. Language: German. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Als ob Erwachsenwerden in den siebziger Jahren nicht schon schwierig genug wäre! Teenager Isabell Bertrand ist zu rebellisch und eine neue Behandlungsmethode mit Hypnose soll Abhilfe schaffen. Kann diese in Seidensaris gekleidete Schönheit wirklich sie selbst gewesen sein? Jahre später wird Isabell zu einer Hochzeit in Pakistan eingeladen.
El cofre del rey Juba
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 141,380. Language: Spanish. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
El cofre del rey Juba es una saga americana fascinante y sorprendente a nivel mundial que muestra el lado sucio y oscuro de la historia. El cofre del rey Juba es una saga americana fascinante y sorprendente a nivel mundial que muestra el lado sucio y oscuro de la historia. Libertad a través de la puerta de atrás ....
Busted in Bollywood
Series: Bollywood Billionaires. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,340. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Shari Jones needs to get a life. Preferably someone else’s. Single, homeless and jobless, Indo-American Shari agrees to her best friend’s whacky scheme: travel to Mumbai, pose as Amrita, and ditch the fiancé her traditional Indian parents have chosen. Simple. Returning to her Indian birthplace, she has an epiphany. Maybe the happily-ever-after of her dreams isn't so far away?
Brushstrokes in Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2016 by Claret. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This memoir of fictional Chinese artist, Little Winter, is written for her American daughter. It takes the story of Communist China beyond the death of Mao and for the first time in fiction shows the birth of the radical art movement,The Stars, in1979. Her haunting love story connects us to this time of hope for freedom of expression in China, and to a man frustrated by ‘being kept in small shoes'
And The Dog Barks... A 21st Century Adult Fairy Tale Continues...
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,580. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
All is not like it was... not Eric, not Freud, not their environment... NOTHING~ Nothing is like it was, all has changed... Eric is better now... Eric is safe now... And Freud ain't a puppy who howls anymore... And they both have moved on to new adventures... Freud to new spots and new friends and Eric to... To...to... to... Well... who knows to what... Eric doesn't that's for sure...