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Leah's Children
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,290. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Historical » General
Spanning decades and the globe, the remarkable odysseys of Aaron, Michael, and Rebecca were as compelling as the journey of their renowned mother, Leah. From the courageous struggle of the Hungarian revolution, to the dramatic strife of the civil rights movement in Mississippi…from Israel’s heroic fight for freedom, to the eve of the Six-Day War…
Leah's Journey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 165,480. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Historical » General
Winner of the National Jewish Book Award of 1979, this classic novel of love and war is now available in ebook format for the first time! Violence shattered her golden world, and Leah's journey began... It swept her from the burning villages of old Russia to the tenements of New York, from the glittering showrooms of Paris to the settlements of war-torn Israel.
Keeping Secrets
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,510. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
What’s a nice Southern Jewish girl like Emma Fine doing married to an angry but beautiful and incredibly sexy black artist like Jesse Tree? Emma Tree’s marriage is falling apart. Jesse’s obsession with Skytop, the old inn he’s renovating, pulls him further away from her, and the distance forces Emma into some uneasy questions about their relationship and about herself.
Fuga dal monsone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: Italian. Published: May 16, 2015 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Nel loro caso viaggiare non significava cambiare, o migliorare, ma disinnescare quella bomba ad orologeria collocata nella psiche umana sovrapponendo ad ogni ripartenza un progetto, come un tentativo perpetuo di sublimare il senso dell’esistenza. (Dalla prefazione di Maurizio DiMaggio, Radio Monte Carlo).
Ready Reference Treatise: Interpreter of Maladies
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
“Interpreter of Maladies” by Indian American author Jhumpa Lahiri was first published in 1999. It is a collection of nine short stories. The book proved to be highly successful and it received numerous favorable reviews.
Jesusita
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,600. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Amika Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Jesusita is the story of immigrants—legal and illegal—trying to survive in California in the years after World War II. The interrelated lives of these people provide a complex, sometimes violent, and often tragic image of American poverty within the nation’s postwar boom.
The Cultivation Of I am - A Know Thyself Curriculum - The Book Of Hardcore Reality
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,200. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This book of hardcore reality is not fiction. The Cultivation of I am is an educational venue of work in a mythology created by the author. Included in the book is a sample lesson book that gives explanations on what the work is about and how to decode it.
The Crown of Solomon and Other Stories
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 31,820. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Ever since his novel, The Search Committee, I have been waiting anxiously for Rabbi Marc D. Angel's next work of fiction. The short story collection The Crown of Solomon and Other Stories was worth the wait! A unique and moving collection that allows the reader insight into Sephardic Jewry's rich heritage." — Naomi Ragen, Author of The Sister's Weiss and the Ghost of Hannah Mendes
Am I Positive?
Price: Free! Words: 36,350. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Brian was wondering if he was HIV positive. Because he used his friends needle. They found a way to get free test and they met a muslim doctor. Their life started to change. This doctor became their best friend. The doctor also had adventures with HIV positive patients and fighiting against HIV and ignorance. Read to learn more about HIV and The Real Islam.
Stone River
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
This work of original fiction is a haunting story about the consequences of violence visited upon the most vulnerable, an uncompromising social commentary written to ask "why" and wait quietly for the answer. Trigger warning for brief depiction of violence and recounting of violence.
Steep Climb to Elsewhere
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 282,200. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Spanish Civil War lost, brothers Josep and Eduard Balaguer are exiled. The Balaguer women stay behind in their town in the Catalan Pyrenees to face Francisco Franco's vengeful regime until Josep returns home—alone. It will take decades of bribery, smuggling, imprisonment, love affairs, and other adventures to bring the family together again. But what will they have lost on the journey?
Una spanna e tre dita
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: Italian. Published: May 2, 2015 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
La vendemmia, dai preparativi alla pigiatura, raccontata attraverso i ricordi di infanzia.
Afterlife in Harlem: A Novel of Redemption
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Foundering former president Bill Clinton—now “First Gentleman” to President Hillary—makes a haunting discovery in his Harlem home: the ghost of Alexander Hamilton, with sexy former slave Sarafina in tow, sent from Heaven to get Bill back on track.
Nairobi Bloodstar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,790. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
As the British Empire begins to fall in Africa, a disgraced Englishman and a proud Rhodesian Zulu conspire how to get rich while the going is good. When rubies are unearthed at the sight where they work, stealing them is the challenge, and each is not planning to share.
Served
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Nineteen year-old college tennis star Gina Tsang dropped out of school to marry her sweetheart, baseball star Jonathan Lee, who was recently drafted into the professional league. Five years, multiple affairs by John and a black eye later, she returns to her love of tennis to recover a measure her of self-worth.
La Thaïlandaise dupe les farangs
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 42,180. Language: French. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Lisez comment une belle thaïlandaise met le grappin sur un homme plus vieux qu’elle. Quand cet homme se rebiffe, elle l’accuse, porte plainte, le diffame… L’argent et le plaisir sont les seuls buts. Tout cela sans pitié, en partant au bras d’un autre.
Pachuco
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,240. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
It begins in the 1820s, during political battles over territorial rights between the United States and Mexico. The people of Alta California wanted more for themselves, more than the Mexican government was willing to give them. Emilio Cerna, once an Alpine Street gang member born in East Los, is an 80-year-old man on a mission, telling the tales of Chihuahua, Mexico.
A Close Encounter Of a Different Kind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,280. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is about a young girl (of about 11) who (thanks to her brother’s comments) thinks Dracula and vampires are real and are after her.
Jamaica's Creole Language
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Inspirational
Wah gwaan Jamaica? whata gwaan massive? These are few of the words, Which surprisingly escaped from the stuttering tongue of the United State of America President, the most Honorable Barack Obama on a previous visit the original welcoming reggae Island..This is the same vocabulary of the icon Bob Marley, Usain bolt shaggy and those are few of the Stars who dwelt with this cultural gift.
Ochiendu The Defender
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: British English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Screenplays » Drama
This is a typical African medieval epic movie that features Africa before colonizations and Christianity. it feature the igbo outcast system (Osu) and a typical African environment.