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The Holiday Secret
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016 by Vanilla Heart Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Will Evaliz finally realize that the most important thing she could have wanted for Christmas was something she had the entire time?
The Secret Life of Bees | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In The Secret Life of Bees, the narrator’s voice is quite convincing as a 14-year-old girl. Sue Monk Kidd uses a straightforward style, adding small remnants of magical realism to incorporate the bees, as well as the strange string of events that brings Lily and Rosaleen to the Boatwright house. Using historical markers—like the Civil Rights Act
You Have A Message From Arabia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is a short, easy to read novel that would likely appeal to a young crowd, especially those who dream of going to a foreign land and sharing their life with someone special.
From Silt and Ashes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,370. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Sequel to best-seller Please Say Kaddish For Me. Leaving friends and loved ones behind and escaping the pogroms that raged across Russia and decimated the Jewish people by migrating to America, Havah, her husband Arel and a scant few surviving Jews find that bigotry and discrimination does not belong to Russia alone. Hatred is alive and well in the new land.
Chela
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
CHELA is a collection of flash stories set in Nicaragua. These three stories are brief, intimate windows into the earthquake of 1972, the tense election of 1989, and the current tourism boom.
Literature Help: Fathers and Sons
Series: A Quick Guide ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Most conservative Russians criticized the novel when it was first published, thinking that the author had glorified nihilism through the character of Bazarov.
The Un-death of Me
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 70,330. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Alicia Su Lozeron's The Un-death of Me tackles subjects of alienation, self-discovery, complexities of love and marriage, quests of fulfillment and happiness, and mankind as a whole, rendering a visionary sense of humanity. It celebrates cultural differences and similarities; it embraces mankind and human endeavors, proposing balanced mindsets very much needed in today's polarized societies.
The Lady of Wild Rose Pass (Paisano Paranormal Patrol)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Legends tell of her suffering and determination to escape from her eternal imprisonment. Deep in the heart of the Big Bend Country of Texas lies the mysterious Wild Rose Pass. Dalton Hernandez knows better than to cross the dangerous pass under the full moon but he has no choice. Will he and Tasha ever survive their encounter with the distraught and desperate spirit?
Shulamit's Piece of Mind
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 117,910. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Romance » General
Newly divorced Jewish lawyer Yigal Cohen visits a fertility center in Boston and is shocked to learn that he does not have one or two more children… but ten!
Kongon satuja
Price: Free! Words: 13,930. Language: Finnish. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Alternative history
Kongon satumaailma on hyvin rikas. Suvusta sukuun on kerrottu taruja, myyttejä, tarinoita ja satuja. Joskus on satu tai tarina lyhennetty sananparreksi, jonka rikas tausta vaihtelee kertojan esitystavan mukaan.
Northumberland - Time and Place
Price: Free! Words: 39,730. Language: British English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An anthology of writing celebrating the 10th anniversary of Hexham Book Festival
Ngeso Lokhozi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: Zulu. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A new voice in Ndebele poertry.Ngeso lokhozi (Eagle’s eye view) is a collection of poems, touching on a variety of subjects including love, life, culture, death, pain, anger, depression, love, friendship and faith. Intended to inspire, motivate and give you a sense of purpose, this is a thought provoking work that will set you thinking.....
Folktales of Bhutan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,020. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
From the author of Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti another dip into the library of the storytellers from the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan. Folktales of Bhutan is a collection of thirty-eight folktales and legends and is a first attempt by a Bhutanese to record in English the oral tradition of this kingdom in the eastern Himalayas.
Scarers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The six monologues of the six Scarers of Guatemalan tradition written by Claudio Valerio Gaetani from the point of view of personal judgment of character. In I oral tradition of Guatemala there are many characters, walkers and ghosts, ghosts and banshees, ancestral traditions sended from one generation to another constantly, is telling the people of a village, with their fears and fears.
The Year of the Fiery Horse - Contemporary Fantasy Tales No.6
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016 by EuroMark. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Ted Chang was simply a middle-aged grouch who couldn't find any good in anything. Lonely, and embittered by the holiday cheer in a Chinese restaurant celebrating Chinese New Year, he can’t even respond to a woman who makes a casual, friendly comment. When a live, prancing horse blazing with heatless flame appears, Ted does something crazy for the first time in his life.
On Sun and Moon Mountain - Supernatural Tales No.4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016 by EuroMark. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In A.D. 641, the captain of Princess Wen Cheng’s bodyguard devotes every moment of his life to keeping her safe. The princess is traveling in a huge caravan from the Chinese Empire to Tibet to become the bride of the Tibetan king. Captain Lin finds a magic mirror that can help him serve the princess but what can a mere bodyguard do, caught between a princess and a minister, an emperor and a king?
The Spirit from the Ninth Heaven - Supernatural Tales No.3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016 by EuroMark. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Tod Ong, a young guy beset by bad dreams and inner conflicts of which he’s not even aware, accepts a gift from his younger sister: A poster, reproducing a painting of a woman of Chinese descent from the 1940s. He considers it just another poster until, one night, the woman in the painting steps out into his bedroom as a living human.
One Thousand and One Nights
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Framework story main tales «One Thousand and One Nights» tells the story of King named Shahriar, where it began when King discovered that his brother's wife was unfaithful was shocked that matter, which has increased the discovery of betrayal of his wife to him, too, it was intolerable for him, so he decided to written off, he saw that all women Mkhtiat. King Shahryar married virgins per day whe
STORIE - o una soltanto, sempre la stessa - dalle ANTILLE
You set the price! Words: 82,210. Language: Italian. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Storie che s’accalcano e s’accavallano una sopra l’altra come ondate schiumose. Storie di antillani e non, che a fatica galleggiano in un corso d’acqua (la madre di tutti i fiumi, o è questo il mare?) di cui nessuno vede le sponde, né ricorda le sorgenti, e ancor meno ne scorge la foce. Però c’è chi giura di conoscerne ogni segreto, incluso il nome di Chi li ha buttati laggiù per provarli e render
Rembrandt's Shadow
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,120. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Sylvie Rosenberg escaped the holocaust—but can she escape the past? Angela Martino is haunted by events from her childhood and struggles to resolve her guilt. Can these two women from different generations reconcile their own turmoil—or pay the price of an even greater loss?