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Tales Our Enemies Tell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the late 1800s, Jesuit missionaries working in North-Central British Columbia recorded the oral histories of the Yinka Dene people. Based on one of these histories, Tales Our Enemies Tell is the story of the aging Hadintel, chief of the village of Chinlac, who in self-defense unknowingly kills the only son of the Silquotin dennza.
Hurt No More
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Inspirational
Take a deeper glimpse into the life of one panda who thrives in bringing quality stories like these to the table to put nothing but smiles on the many muzzles of all living beings; both of this nation, and possibly the world. But, sometimes as we all on this planet may unfortunately know, the life of such a cute and docile member of the Ursadae family, isn't at all as peachy as it may seem.
Au Bouchon Fleuri
Series: Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 24 · Histoires lyonnaises, Book 24. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Une histoire vraie racontée par Patrick Huet. 1 ° janvier 1790, alors que des événements de la plus haute importance secouent Paris, Rocador, un des hommes les plus riches et les plus avares de Lyon se décide brusquement à profiter... « des commodités de l'existence ! » Toutefois, en fin rapace, il met sur pied une astucieuse entreprise pour récupérer ses pièces adorées.
La Fin Par Tous Les Moyens
Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 26 · Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 26. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Février 1782. Une rivalité hargneuse opposait un architecte aux Comtes de Lyon pour remporter le projet de construction d'un Pont sur la Saône. Le projet de l'architecte a été jugé le meilleur. Une offense pour les comtes de Lyon. Leur représentant, Monsieur de Cordon usera de toutes les ressources de son esprit tortueux pour remporter le marché... ainsi que les substantiels droits de péage.
Moja Kwa Wote
Price: Free! Words: 18,610. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
All for one and one for all.
A Den Mother's Embrace
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » USA
Oh, how good it is to have in laws.
Le Réverbère
Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 31. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: French. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Si vous étiez un réverbère, quelles seraient vos impressions sur le monde environnant, sur la rue où vous siégez et sur les passants ? Patrick Huet s'est glissé dans la peau d'un réverbère, et vous partage ses sensations tout en vous dévoilant les traits de personnalité du Lyon dès autrefois. Une plongée brève, mais aigüe et si éclairante de ce qui fut le coeur de Lyon voici peu de temps encore.
Une Sentence Diligente
Series: Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 22 · Histoires lyonnaises, Book 22. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: French. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
À l'approche du 8 décembre 1873, jour de la traditionnelle fête des Lumières, à Lyon, l'impatience gagne l'ensemble des citoyens. Tous... hormis ces deux hommes qui marchent bien lentement en dépit de la bise glacée. Tous, hormis ce jeune adolescent qui lorgne les étalages des magasins.
Le Lac Des Brotteaux
Series: Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 17 · Histoires lyonnaises, Book 17. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: French. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Histoire vraie. Lyon 1812, un lac se forme soudainement en plein milieu d'une terre à blé, dans le quartier des Brotteaux. Toute la jeunesse de la ville y court bientôt, et les guinguettes y fleurissent. Dès lors, chaque dimanche c'était la Vogue au Lac avec jeux, musiques... Jusqu'au moment où de hautes consciences décidèrent de combler ce lac avant d'en creuser un autre à... cinq minutes de là.
Narraciones Tecnológicas
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: Spanish. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
En este nuevo libro de relatos, se aprecia enormemente el impacto de la tecnología en la cultura, cómo genera adicción, adonde nos conduce el hecho de estar comunicados constantemente.
"The Tiger's Wife" Summarized & Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Most of the stories are about the Deathless Man who meets the grandfather on three occasions in different places.
Girls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
“GIRLS” explores the complexities of being a girl in the 1950's
My Third Cycle
You set the price! Words: 39,220. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
My Third Cycle is a fictional African novel recorded by the character Mr Abdul Saad. This novel is filled with intriguing African Nigerian Myths, legends, culture, goddesses, and history. Abdul Saad is a bound spirit a spirit the Nigerian yoruba tribe calls "akudaya" spirit that jump from womb to womb. Imortal beings.
Contes de fées indiens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,120. Language: French. Published: July 19, 2016 by Nicolae Sfetcu. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ce livre est une collection représentative des contes de fées de l'Inde. La majorité des contes de ce livre ont été connus en Occident sous une forme ou une autre, et le problème se pose comment rendre compte de leur existence simultanée dans le plus éloigné Ouest et Est.
Abraham Maslow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Abraham Harold Maslow (/?m�zlo?/; April 1, 1908�– June 8, 1970) was an American psychologist who was best known for creating Maslow's hierarchy of needs, a theory of psychological health predicated on fulfilling innate human needs in priority, culminating in self-actualization. Maslow was a psychology professor at Alliant International University, Brandeis University, Brooklyn College, New School
Ātman (Hinduism)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Ātman (/ˈɑːtmən/) is a Sanskrit word that means inner self or soul. In Hindu philosophy, especially in the Vedanta school of Hinduism, Ātman is the first principle, the true self of an individual beyond identification with phenomena, the essence of an individual. In order to attain liberation, a human being must acquire self-knowledge (atma jnana), which is to realize that one's true self (Ātman)
Rebel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,640. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Rebel gives a rare insight on how it all began. Two teens recruited to fight a revolution that prompted Martial Law in the Philippines, fight to keep each other in the raging political and cultural transformation brought by the late 60’s. Then life happened and they woke up in the 80's.
Mobius
Price: Free! Words: 146,040. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A mute and paralysed man found at his mother’s graveside - could this really be the twin brother that Daniel had thought was long dead? Daniel takes him in, determined to nurse him back to health, only to find the invalid’s behaviour becoming ever more threatening. As tensions escalate, the tiny cramped flat becomes a powder keg that will surely explode with catastrophic and profound consequences.
Etropole
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,070. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A quaint and quirky cosy crime set in Bulgaria as Poppa Roy helps investigate the disappearance of a couple from Ballina, Australia
Culture Revolution
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It's a science fiction, however it reflects reality, and has practical significance. The author bases on his experience and knowledge accumulated for decades, in both computer science and linguistic science, comes up with some first hand ideas and insights, and tries to express some of them through this form of a science fictional story. He wishes it's both absorbing and inspiring.