Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

Sub-categories: Cultural interest, general | Hispanic & Latino | Asian American | Jewish 
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.
And The Puppy Ain't Here Yet, A 21st Century Adult Fairy Tale Begins
Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 194,590. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is the story of before, a story of change; for Eric, and for America. And while for Eric, “before" meant family, childhood, a city, college, friends, a career, America was growing up too - and as Eric’s life changed around him, America changed, and madly… seismically... crises in the 50’s, crises in the 60’s, rampant change for all of Society…
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.
His Hundred Years, A Tale
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 48,570. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
“This fascinating book by gifted writer and storyteller Shalach Manot reflects on the life of an unusual Sephardic man, his childhood in Turkey, and later, his adaptation to life in America. We follow his adventures and come away with a deeper appreciation and understanding of the Sephardic immigrant experience during the 20th century.” — Marc D. Angel
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.
Soucouyant: A Caribbean Supernatural Tale - A nice nuclear family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
A comical encounter on a busy street in Curepe, Trinidad
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.
Ancestral Notes: A Family Dream Journal
Series: Biography & Memoir. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Dream journal entries, poems, essays, short stories, and a drama based on the author's investigations into her family history and cultural identity. She explores the themes of Jewish spirituality, shtetl life in Europe, immigration to the USA, and men's and women's traditional roles. Repeated references to spirits suggest that this inquiry is not only guided but demanded by ancestral souls.
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.
Fear
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Nikal saves a small, starving girl he finds outside after curfew, he inadvertently dooms his own brother who is blamed for his actions. Racked with guilt, he knows that he must make amends, but no one in his family agrees. Only Mirka, the child he saved. How can two children hope to stop their oppressors? Perhaps the two children are not as alone as they think.
الاغبياء الخمسة
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: Arabic. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
وقال للطلبة "اليوم هو أول يوم في الفصل الدراسي الثاني. ومن غير المعقول في أول يوم أن أثقل عليكم بدروس وواجبات. لذاك فلن أشرح سوى درسا واحدا لكل المدرسة ". وعرض الأستاذ لوحه كبيرة عن اعلان لفيلم السفينة (تيتانك). اضغطonlinereader https://www.facebook.com/bomarzouk
From East to West - The Heir
Series: From East to West. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,110. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Master Sakuma and disciples journey to America to reunite with daughter, Kimko. He has a plan, supported by the Emperor, to safe guard the heir. Kimko and Jonathan join the conflict. Master Sakuma knows the enemies of the emperor are powerful and desire the end of the heir. He launches a secret plant to defeat the Grand master Ninja and safeguard the heir, but the ninja has a plan of his own
Naripana (नारीपना)
Price: Free! Words: 7,670. Language: Hindi. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
नमस्ते! इन कहानी और कविताओं में नारी किरदारों पर कुछ प्रयोग किये हैं। कहीं वह सकारात्मक है, तो कहीं बिल्कुल गलत पर ये सभी स्त्रियां वर्तमान को वर्तमान में जीती हैं, जो तुलना में पुरुषों में कम देखा है। नारी के सभी रूपों को स्वीकार करना समाज के लिए ज़रूरी है। नकारात्मक आदतें और व्यवहार के लिए भी थोड़ी जगह होनी चाहिए...
Silence Under The Blue Sky
You set the price! Words: 20,120. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Set against the backdrop of the Jamnagar Helicopter crash on 30 August 2012, where two helicopters of the Indian Air Force had a mid-air collision, this story is a reality fiction, loosely based on the true story of an Air Warrior from the Indian Air Force. A contemporary reality fiction, this story brings out the universally common language of pain.
The Arranged Marriage, a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Religious
Mohsina, daughter of Muslim immigrants to America, is a college student who is very vocal in her arguments against her professor’s anti-Islam rhetoric about Muslim women being forced into unwanted marriages…until her parents try to force her into an unwanted marriage.
Discourses on revolutions
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 44,530. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Essay » Political
Controversial conversations on political and social issues facing a Western World driven by the USA.
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 » 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.
Ready Reference Treatise: Middlesex
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
“Middlesex” is primarily a coming-of-age novel and a family saga. It chronicles the effect of a mutated gene on the three generations of a Greek family.
Bile in the Dish
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
‘Bile In The Dish’ is the story of a burning desire – a desire which percolates through three generations. Written with charm, wholesomeness and bustling innocence, the book tells the story of how man, although born to be free, is made to find himself in artificial chains wherever he turns to. The book takes the reader from the rural area to the metropolis in an unforgettable ride.