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Las Reinas Del Edén
By Olavo Rodriguéz
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,410. Language: Spanish. Published: November 1, 2012 by Jon Griffin, Jr. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
En medio de la pobreza reinante en La Habana a principios de los años 90, Luis Pérez, trompetista, sale hacia el aeropuerto José Martí, en la desesperada búsqueda de algún turista extranjero quien le pudiera proporcionar algunos dólares. Así conoce a Gene Kelly, piloto de unos aviones que hacían el recorrido Miami-La Habana y lo acompaña en la aventura de conocer el paraíso ficticio y farandulero
Bomba libera tutti (versione Light)
By Quelli di ZEd
Price: Free! Words: 106,600. Language: Italian. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Pubblicazione in due lingue / This publication is in two languages: Italiano: versione originale English: experimental translation
The Road to Frogmore: Turning Slaves into Citizens
By Carolyn P. Schriber
Series: The Civil War in South Carolina's Low Country, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,220. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Laura Towne was a medical student, a Unitarian, and an abolitionist. In 1862 she traveled to South Carolina to work with a group of missionaries known as Gideonites. She and her friend Ellen Murray struggled to provide education for the slaves who had been abandoned by their owners on St. Helena Island. The school they founded is now the Penn Center, preserving the heritage of the Gullah people.
David Norris: Trial By Media
By Joe Jackson
Price: $6.45 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
During the lead up to the 2011 Irish presidential election Joe Jackson published David Norris: Trial By Media, which tells the story of, arguably, Ireland's most controversial presidential candidate that year, Senator David Norris. The Senator has since written his autobiography, which, sadly gives only one chapter to the 2011 Irish Presidential election and omits 99% of this material.
Bird Season
By Patrick M. Boucher
Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Inspired by true accounts of one of the world’s most unusual competitions, this story describes the efforts of two young men driven by a lifetime in opposition to each other. Both are determined to win at any cost, motivated by the same precious prize. One seeks only to possess her … and the other loves her.
As Though Everything Depended On Me
By Trevor Steele
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,670. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Journalists, if they are honest and capable, are among the strongest guardians of democracy. No tyranny can tolerate them, no democracy can function without them. For this reason they are among the most endangered people on our planet. In the tumultuous period of German history between the World Wars a brave journalist, had to oppose all forms of chauvinism, especially the rising tide of Nazism.
Magic in Woman
By Charles Jagongo
Price: $6.85 USD. Words: 31,580. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Rumor mills are at work. Strange things are happening in a community around Lolwe (Lake Victoria). The People disappear and their body parts are stolen. The principle character is smeared with evilness. she emerges amidst all these and becomes a chief. A strategic position that would enable he steer her community's social and economic development where some had failed...
La cantina de ron
By Ed Teja
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: Spanish. Published: October 27, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
¨En las islas del Caribe, los bares de ron son el centro de la actividad comunal, mas que todo porque todos aparecen por allí, tarde o temprano. Noticias de eventos y personas, chismes e historias se comparten libremente. Es un fantástico lugar para pasar el tiempo si quieres conocer gente. Y, el ron suele ser muy bueno, también Traducción de Derek Marabolí
Dreams in the Medina
By Kati Woronka
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,030. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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From the heart of Syria, Dreams in the Medina is a coming-of-age tale which explores the aspirations, passions and tragedies of a group of young Syrian women, who on the surface seem to have nothing in common but who are brought together in the deepest of bonds as they study and live together at the University of Damascus.
A Declaration
By Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
If true love is meant to be, how come its timing is so bad? Why was I married, and she too, though not to each other?
Course Change
By Brian Williams
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
History has taught us one document, one grouping of words can show you so much about what followed its creation.
All Jacked Up In The Hood
By L.A. Tripp
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Jack just escaped an Italian drug lord in All Jacked Up Again. Now he's being placed in The Hood for his own protection. Can The Hood protect him? And, will Jack be able to acclimate to life in The Hood?
Move Over
By Martha Marie
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,710. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The book is about relationships between ten siblings who were born and brought up in Dublin by a selfish, greedy and manipulative mother. The eldest girl was eighteen when her youngest sibling was born. The book opens in late spring in 1969. Sheila Malone's four eldest daughters are coming home to Dublin for a party. The family home is in a Corporation estate on the North east of Dublin city.
The World I Want
By Timothy Conerson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 260. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is an art book by a queens artist and his writer son-in-law.
Bomba libera tutti
By Quelli di ZEd
Price: $12.49 USD. Words: 136,630. Language: Italian. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Pubblicazione in due lingue / This publication is in two languages: Italiano: versione originale English: experimental translation
Mitt Romney Six Bizarre Mormon Beliefs
By Stephen Paul West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Let's get to know a Presidential Candidate. Well, there is nothing like good political satire – but when a politician has bizarre beliefs, like baptizing Hitler into heaven, the satire is just too easy. Enjoy a rocking good-time walking through the bizarre, weird and often offensive Mormon faith of Mitt Romney. It is a hoot, I promise. The short work covers these basic Mitt Romney Mormon Tenants
Rembrandt Sings
By Michael Johnston
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 82,290. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ambitious art historian Bill Maguire searches Paris for a subject for his doctoral thesis and follows up faint clues about once famous abstract painter Alexander Golden. He finds himself in Carmel listening to the death-bed confessions of Joe Rembrandt, an art forger on an industrial scale, and meets beautiful Anna Glover whose life seems somehow connected with the dying man.
Legends of Safed
By Dov Silverman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
legends and stories of safed originate in the two worlds of mysticism and reality.ancient mysticism remains an integral part of the character of this modern hilltop town. safed is the center of world jewish mysticism.this picturesque town described in words is also depicted in art of the famous artists of safed. legends of safed was a best seller in Israel. I taught and lived there for 20 years.
The Sea-God at Sunrise
By G.L. Tysk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,350. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two Japanese fisherman blown off course by a typhoon are rescued by an American whaling ship in 1841. When the ship's reclusive captain suddenly falls ill, they must help the crew unravel a secret from his past. Inspired by the true story of John Manjiro, one of the first Japanese in America.
Voices And Bullets
By Brian Williams
Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Original Sin #4 A Vignette about a young man standing up to speak in a political atmosphere of confusion and hate. Using your voice isn't about changing the world as much as it's about changing yourself.