Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

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Coming Home to Newfoundland: Animal Deep Ecology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,080. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
More of an environmental treatise than a talking animal story, Coming Home to Newfoundland is a story of a transplanted moose, long since acclimatized to New Zealand, who decides to make the lengthy and arduous journey home. Along the way she witnesses humanity’s destructive tendencies firsthand and incites revolutionary zeal in nearly everyone who crosses her path.
A Room in the House of the Ancestors Books One and Two
Price: Free! Words: 76,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Computer whizkid Edward’s adopted father taught him that his biological family rejected him at birth. After Edward’s biological brother, Andrew, reaches out to befriend him, the men forge a friendship based on a shared computer system dream. When Edward arrives at the ancestral home of the family he believes abandoned him, he learns the whole story he'd been told about his history is a lie
Varios días en Atenas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,130. Language: Spanish. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Traducción al castellano de la obra maestra de la filósofa epicúrea Frances Wright "A Few Days in Athens"
Rattazzi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,870. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Don Lorenzo is head of the Rattazzi Family. An old man, he decides to make sure everything is taken care of before his death, which means finding his favorite nephew , Lucio a good wife and his youngest son's widow a good husband, which means marrying them to each other. But when Lucio comes back to marry Victoria, the streets will run red with blood as he takes revenge for Giorgio's murder.
Arabic Tales for the Young and the Curious
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,080. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Enter fabulous worlds peopled by fascinating characters ... get a glimpse of strange customs ... and enjoy exciting yarns passed down by generations of Arab story-tellers ... retold by a master narrator and illustrated by a renowned artist
Daughters of Abraham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Daughters of Abraham is a thought-provoking and riveting story about love, friendship, culture, values, religion, and life choices.
The Other Woman
Series: Stories of Okinawa, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Short Story: A young Okinawan woman recently dumped by her fiancee considers a future with a dashing American teacher married to another woman.
Homesteader Blues
Price: Free! Words: 18,410. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Tina has been putting up with no running water on their farm for over twelve years. Jimmy gets her out of the house for a week. His aim is to build a bathroom for his wife. Nothing and no one will sidetrack his surprise for his wife, and that includes teen angst and broken equipment. A self-described 'red-neck, dirt farmer, Jimmy is smarter than he looks.
Book 19- Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first story follows the first battle of the Anglo-Boer War of 1899 as it unfolds from letters sent home by the troopers and from dispatches by their officers. The differing points of view are contrasted. The second story relates the attempts by illegal immigrants to cross over the border in search of a better life. The lives of two unrelated families crossing the river become entwined.
DATING AND REGIME (THE INFINITE NOVEL OF SOLZHENITSOF) BY PROF. MESOLZHENİTSY
You set the price! Words: 44,210. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It has been that compelled me not to respect the couple made of the Earthly Life and Mathematics is even extremely likely that it may spring from that secret existence of Byzantium!
Khawla's Wall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mahmoud works at the Ministry of Commerce. He’s smart, single, ambitious and Emirati but—unlike most of his countrymen—he’s not rich. Khawla is married, beautiful, wealthy and unhappy. She’s also an Emirati. Before starting work at the Ministry, she makes a very peculiar and specific request. Mahmoud will have to build something for her in the middle of the office floor.
Olas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,960. Language: Spanish. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
"De este país lo que hay que hacer es irse de una vez." Ángel nunca se habría imaginado en una situación así: hambriento, extenuado y con la duda de si sobrevivirá un día más. Pero el futuro de su familia no tiene precio. Un libro sobre Cuba que no toma partido con izquierdas/derechas, sino con gente de a pie, sofocada por las circunstancias. Un homenaje al emigrante, sus esperanzas y sacrificios.
Impimpi
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Apartheid South Africa (1950–1976) provides the context in which an Eastern Cape boy grapples with mean­ing in an environment of superstition, religion, tradi­tion, war, racism, broken relationships and betrayal. Impimpi echoes our contemporary world: morality and justice continue to be corrupted by cultural zealots and religious extremists, love is still blind, and betrayal remains omnipresent.
The Secrets of Heavens
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 37,520. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Christian » General
The best Ethiopian Fable Book. It describes the new way and the new direction for the next generation.
Rasana Atreya's Boxed Set: Tell A Thousand Lies, The Temple Is Not My Father, 28 Years A Bachelor
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 180,430. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
**Two novels and one novella available for the first time as a boxed set for an ultra low price** Tell A Thousand Lies The Temple Is Not My Father 28 Years A Bachelor
The Jamaican Ninja Bert 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,360. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A Jamaican Romance Comedy Novel by Richie Drenz – Portia announce the tax on patty and it mad Bert. He becomes a Ninja. His wife fights to keep their marriage
Lighting the Flames
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,410. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
(5.00 from 1 review)
Genevieve & Jeremy have been summertime best friends at Camp Meira, a Jewish overnight camp in the mountains. Then, last year, Jeremy left camp early. Gen left the country on a graduate fellowship. Now, a little over a year since they were last at Meira, Gen and Jeremy are together to run a special Winter Camp during Hanukkah. Will their friendship be rekindled, or will it become something more?
Book 18- Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This story is set in the 1960s. A Scottish family farms near the Nkandla Forest in Zululand where the final battle of the Zulu uprising of 1906 took place. The family has a connection with the rebellion as their grandfather was in command of the force which put down the rebels. The rebel leader Bambatha was never caught. His ghost is believed to haunt the forest. Do you believe in ghosts?
Literature Companion: My Name is Asher Lev
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
The novel is set in a Hasidic Jewish Community in the 1950s, in Brooklyn, New York. The protagonist lives in that community but he also studies art outside in New York, Massachusetts, and Europe. As the story progresses he grows into an artist and a good Jew.
Christmas Stories: or What Christmas Means to Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,590. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
On that most special time of year, it is time to read some heartwarming stories by the fire, and hope we don't set the house on fire. Nine stories and and three essays.