Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

Sub-categories: Cultural interest, general | Hispanic & Latino | Asian American | Jewish 
Last Winter's Snow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,890. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Last Winter's Snow portrays recent LGBT history from a Swedish perspective, from the days when being gay was considered a 'mental disorder' to today's modern anti-discrimination legislation and the move toward equality. It's also the story of one couple and the ups and downs of everyday life, as they navigate society's changing rules and attitudes toward them and their relationship.
Amalia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,490. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Amalia is a teenager who falls madly in love with Zain, an older man, of a different culture and religion. However, when their love finally manages to surpass the beliefs of both of them, a well-kept secret is revealed and threatens to destroy it. «Amalia» is a poignant love story, a story of faith and courage which tells us that our most treasured dreams do come true.
The Exile
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,590. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
The Exile begins in the Northern Region of Ghana. Tani, the daughter of a royal Abudu chieftain and beautiful Andani mother, is caught in the crossfire between the two feuding Gates. Raised in a village steeped in superstition, Tani is branded as evil after her beloved mother is accused of disloyalty. Nine-year-old Tani is exiled from her family and home, and struggles to survive as a street child
Masks of Morality
Price: Free! Words: 94,850. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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Caryssa was a high-tech professional obsessed by the lure of power and money. Until her child came and nothing was about her anymore. She and friends make choices dramatically altering lives surrounding issues of human compassion, moral decision and the reality and spiritual costs of American politics. And what might a bloody dove found behind a Sausalito art gallery have to do with all this?
The Eyes of the Sea, Twins of Telluria Book I.
You set the price! Words: 94,890. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In the early 1970’s, on the coast of Cameroon, young Fanya and her grandmother, Simone the tribal healer, find a wounded, unconscious being lying on the beach, tangled in a mass of seaweed. The strange creature is human-like and goes by the name of Sharduk. Together, the two women will try to save Sharduk’s life, healing his wounds and hiding him in the mangrove swamp.
Once Without Dying
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,680. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three young woman of different faiths, Sheeawna-a Christian, Akilah-a Muslim and Mali-a Hindu support each other through heartaches, love affairs, abuses and struggles. They gain the courage to pursue a unifying force and common purpose with a mystic, a female rabbi, a Zennist and a follower of Native American spirituality. It is a powerful story of love, respect and honor.
Mágica Leyenda del Dorado-Tomo I
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Primero tres volúmenes, publicado con el subtítulo Regreso de Bochica y Tisquesusa. Narrado en forma de novela histórica, reconstruye algunos tejidos sociales y muchos rasgos culturales de la etnia muisca asentada en los actuales departamentos de Cundinamarca y Boyacá, arrasada por la voracidad ilimitada de los conquistadores españoles, ansiosos de enriquecerse a costa de la depredación indígena.
Brick Lane. East-end pub-share.
Price: $2.44 USD. Words: 72,080. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Brick Lane East-end pub-share will make you laugh, cry, cower and giggle at the same time!
American Journeys: From Ireland to the Pacific Northwest (1854-1900) Book 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,760. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Kaplan family, a trapper and a native American struggle to survive in the Pacific Northwest as their cultures clash and each struggles to adapt to a changing world.
Rebels of Mindanao
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,940. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Amazon best-seller.‚Äč Al Qaeda terrorists are spreading secretly, wreaking violence on all who oppose. Their newest target: Mindanao, where their attempt to establish an Islamic caliphate would trigger a chain reaction around the globe and involve the United States in another unwinnable war.
Resaca
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
What happened in the monster surf off Peru’s coast that changed the fate of Joe the American, Jose Miguel, and the spirited Milagros? Set among Peru's pastel-painted fishing villages, its barren Andean towns, and its old Spanish haciendas, Tocayos and Resaca tell a story of passion and betrayal, of rivalry and redemption, and of a boy who must choose how he will become a man.
Driven Into Exile
Series: My Lost Country. Price: $3.79 USD. Words: 80,640. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Maria Dziedzan became an award winning author when she published her debut novel When Sorrows Come and this, her second novel written in the same inimitable style, is one not to be missed. Especially if you are interested in the events surrounding the Second World War
Thrive Eating A Garden Disruption: Resilience> Well-Being; Change: Adaptation> Prosper
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 78,460. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Wog's Garden is mostly a fictional account of Winslow Oliver Green's conversations with his friend Junior Fre. They talk about values and goals and what makes life enjoyable. They don't have all the answers but often come up with interesting observations, some of which seem to be at least partial answers to how life can be made better.
Totem Lost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,740. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
While Copper Spirit copes with the death of her beloved father, his spirits appear to her. They tell her that to save her people she must become a shaman.  These apparitions set her on a perilous path that unfolds in the wilds of Southeast Alaska and highlights the native Tlingit and Haida cultures and beliefs...
Saved By The Bang
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 64,220. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Welcome to 1980s Belarus, where Polish denim is the currency, “kike” is a pedestrian endearment, and a second-trimester abortion can be procured for a box of chocolates, Antonia Olenski, a catty half-Jewish professor at the Gomel Music Academy, wavers between her flamboyant composer husband, Joseph, and a chivalrous tenor, Nicholas.
The Puppy Series Box Set
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 271,670. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Three books, one story… the Whole story so far… When Eric’s life fell apart, he bought a puppy. Now, collected together, read the acclaimed first three books in Eric’s journey, a journey to pick himself back up, a trip through 21st Century America where lives blend in confusion, loss, death, and renewal…
The Kiddush Ladies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Life-long Jewish friends Naomi, Miriam, and Becky are approaching middle-age gracefully and are content—despite a few hot flashes and mood swings—until life tosses each woman a crisis, and a dusty discovery delivers a potentially lethal blow to their friendship. While two of the women fight to save the relationship, one desires nothing more than its demise...
Passage of Love
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 70,860. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Zhara endures a troubled childhood in Ghana. Determined to escape she studies hard and graduates with honours enabling her to embark on a business career. Her relationship with her first love is dogged by tribalism and religious prejudice. Only when she is forced to consult a psychologist can she begin to deal with her troubled past
Een brandend dek
Price: Free! Words: 63,540. Language: Dutch. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In de Gouden Eeuw verlieten duizenden Nederlanders de Republiek om onder de vlag van de VOC op Ceylon hun geluk te beproeven. Tegen het einde van de achttiende eeuw had zich daar een rijke Hollandse gemeenschap gevormd, maar toen het in Engelse handen kwam emigreerden de meeste families naar Batavia. De achtergebleven gezinnen waren rond 1900 geheel opgegaan in de Brits koloniale samenleving.
Ephron the Hittite Boxed Set
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 184,500. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Meet the man who met Abraham and his family. The builder who chose exile to save his rebellious wife, the dragonslayer who had to sit still while Sargon attacked, the warrior with a secret weapon and weakness, the advocate for women in the ancient world, and the peacemaker who will learn the heavy price he must pay to save the Hittite Empire. Adonai is their Elohim no matter what.