Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

Sub-categories: Cultural interest, general | Hispanic & Latino | Asian American | Jewish 
Fairy Tales are for White People
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Seven-year-old Trenton Lo loves basketball and Star Wars and most of all, his family and Guangdong Barbecue, the restaurant they’re desperately trying to run in Toronto, Canada. Until one day, Trenton opens the door to their rather evil fairy godfather. "Amazingly descriptive. Five stars." Hisham El-far, Goodreads "I would love an entire YA novel about the Lo family." Caelegh Snow, Goodreads
The Wind
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
For years a nightly windstorm has terrorized a people. Its legend kept alive by the stories of the men who had been caught in it. When a young outcast finds himself locked outside in the dark, he faces the wind by himself. He has a rather fantastic story to tell in the morning. Has he gone made or has he unlocked a secret?
Knjiga njenega jezika 1
Price: Free! Words: 9,340. Language: Slovenian. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hašija, mladega aboriginija iz Nove Zelandije, pošljejo na lov na južni otok. Tam ujame veliko živali, srno pa mu spelje mlada belka. To belko Haši sreča še večkrat in se vanjo tudi zaljubi. Ljubezen in raodvednost do nje je tako močna, da mu Jessica pošlje knjige iz katerih se on in njegov brat učita angleško. Kulturna razlika med njima pa je premočna, da bi se lahko ustalila na Novi Zelandiji.
Two Doors
Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An ancient tribe journeys to fulfill a prophecy, uncertain whether or not they should believe the advice of a strange, mysterious child.
Certainties
Price: Free! Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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Every day is a sunbaked fight for survival of the fittest, or the fastest. The air is oppressively hot, the sun relentless. The river’s water is too contaminated to drink; it will kill you if you do. But what if the river is the only water you can find? He is a thief and a survivor. He will find a way. This he knows: He must find a way.
There Are No Kings In Basque Country
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A future world arrives at a meridian of technology and nature. A contest arises between the crushing mantra of social media enveloped in a new religion and all humankind. The "song" of the humming superorganism crashes against the fragments of indigenous humanity and is itself challenged. A "deaf" native world finds the planet healing in the ruins.
Egyptian Gods Rule America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Screenplays » History
Cats, our commonly popular pets now, are dominating our hearts in fact. Their forefathers had been Sacred gods of Egypt once during thousands of years ago. One of their sons understands this by reading a book and plans to return the same great empire- this time in the US.
The Mills
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The year is 2035 and THEY have decided the debt our society has accumulated must be called in. The Mills is a flash fiction short story. It is one possible future for our society.
Ready Reference Treatise: Girl With a Pearl Earring
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The book was made into a movie in 2003 and then in the year 2008 it was adapted into a play.
Belly Dancer & The US Marine
Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The basic desires and primal instincts of a man can lead him to find love and humanity in the most unusual of places. And more than anything else than those caught in the throes of war, Chris and Farah are one such couple whose love transcends nationality, race, language and culture. But soon they find their very own ‘culture and religion’ coming in the way of their love life. What lies ahead?
Querelle De Métiers
Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 28 · Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 28. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Une histoire vraie racontée par Patrick Huet. L'atmosphère était douce en ce printemps 1731. Si douce, que nul ne sut comment le drame survint. Quoi qu'il en soit, la rivalité entre un garçon boucher et un apprenti tailleur s'amplifia jusqu'à une bagarre générale et à la survivance d'une rancune tenace, propre à déchaîner les pires des actions.
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.
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
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