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Famous Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,560. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Inspirational
Born Dhanpat Rai Srivastav, 'Munshi Premchand' was a novel writer, story writer and dramatist, and he has been referred to as the 'Upanyas Samrat' ('Emperor among Novelists') by some Hindi writers. His works include more than a dozen novels, around 250 short stories, several essays and translations of a number of foreign literary works into Hindi.
“The Starets's Hunt”
Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Wayne is a geek who turned to the small crime scene; selling stolen goods online and to pawn shops. He and his accomplices stumble into the wrong place to plunder at a Russian Orthodox Church when they run into a mystic figure from the days of Tsar Nicholas II. And now Wayne is also Rasputin's prey!
Keeping Secrets (The Essien Trilogy, #1)
Series: The Essien Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 64,690. Language: British English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Secrets, Scandals, and Seduction under African skies. The Essiens are the kings of African finance. A close-knit family, their father is the patriarch of a finance dynasty that ranges from retail to investment banking spanning the African continent. Yet all is not as it seems as the three brothers—Felix, Mark and Tony—soon discover when their family is rocked by secrets and scandals.
Quick Guide: Poor Folk
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 31 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 237 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Dostoyevsky was greatly inspired by the works of other famous writers such as Pushkin, Gogol, and Karamzin. The English and French writers inspired him too.
Exit Plans
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 47,820. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What happens when a group of senior citizens decide to manage the way they are treated at the end of their long and useful lives? Will they go along with the state of the art status quo – or find new reasons to get up on Thursday mornings to discuss their possible fates?
The Mida
Series: The Mida. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,460. Language: American English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Mida is a mystically-powerful, time-traveling carnival, a place for its people to hide from the world until they have to face the reality of their pasts. The first book in an eight book series, finds Mesa back in 1952 Farmingdale, IA. There she must deal with a murder, her now-grown son who thought she was dead, and Jiibay, a dark Ojibwa spirit set on taking over the carnival.
Salesmanship: Three Stories
Price: Free! Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The author of two novels, The Rent Collector and Halbman Steals Home, the dark humour and layered meaning that characterize Rotchin's work are on fine display in these three poignant tales.
House Arrest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An Australian teacher turns to a Japanese businessman to rescue her from false drug charges.
Gay vs. Black: A Conversation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
A fictional, civilized discussion trying to make sense of prejudice, racism and homophobia. Blacks and gays fight separate battles, but with some similarities and one very different characteristic that makes their respective struggles unique.
Crosswinds: Past, Present, and Future Combine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Terra escapes another Boston winter and lands in the middle of an Arizona village. Instead of being on the outside recording stories to share with the world, this village becomes personal. In order to preserve the family she never dreamed of, and remain in the one true home she never expected to find, she must find a future to bring to the village from the past, as it crumbles in the present.
The Evergreen in red and white
Price: $4.80 USD. Words: 106,680. Language: British English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A novel about Rabbi Howell – the first Romani professional footballer. “diligently researched and affectionately written” – When Saturday Comes magazine. “A poignant love-story… a must for local history enthusiasts.” – Sheffield Senior Archivist. “A meticulous novel that brings social and football history to life in the form of a truly unique character from football folklore” – Scott McCabe, SUFC
The Billionaire's Alibi: The Scandal (The Billionaire's Alibi #3)
Series: The Billionaire's Alibi, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,300. Language: American English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Spaulding House. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
There's a murderer on the loose and Alexa is unsure of her alliances. When some revelations about Will's past come to light, will she turn to someone from her previous life for comfort? Will is in deep trouble, and not just with the police. Alexa has lit a fire within him, and now he's unsure how to win her trust back. Can he protect her from the danger he's brought into her life?
Мир аж… Колобок
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: Russian. Published: May 1, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Все рассказы иронической прозы «Мир аж… больше чем мир»- это философские размышления о современной жизни на земле. О том, что зависть, злость и непонимание основ нравственности останавливает развитие мышления человека на одном уровне и заводит его сознание «в тупик». Объясняют то, что человек это не просто материальное тело, а дух. Опыт, желания, привычки, интересы и инстинкты представляют основу
Do I Look Like Mother?
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 86. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Classics
Like any other child, she wanted the attention of her father, who mostly remained submerged in his newspaper. She would endeavor by several methods to pull his attention, but he would simply shake or nod his head. For all that little Sohini never felt defeated and she continued her efforts.
Tin Universe Monthly #15b 2014 Extra Stuff In April Special
Series: Tin Universe. Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Horror » Occult
For a long time the subject of Beyond Humans has been one that for the most part has been a stable stance across the world but that’s about to change in big ways. Also Canadian sisters in a small town.
The Ghost who Wouldn't Give Up
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,540. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
High adventure, sex death and loot, in the remote sierra madre, mexico. A little bus, ascends a cobbled mountain road towards a pueblo fantasmos. Aboard is a prodigal son searching for his late father, a defrocked bishop, and a fortune in gold. Copiously illustrated in inimitable style by the author, this is one ebook readers will treasure, and return to again and again.
Cosmopolit@n
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: Italian. Published: April 29, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Racconti al femminile di integrazione tra popoli, donne e colori
Fever: Gentle Aching Fever (Book IV)
Series: Fever. Price: $4.40 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fever is an exposition of a heady but not inscrutable abstract tale conceived on the likeness of bodily symptoms to a dysfunctional family, coexisting like the nation it is indigenous to, resembles and lives within. Its nature points seemingly to a fictional story it likens in every aspect and symbolizes with such inane clarity. This is the historical tale of the Nigerian nationhood and its people
Sidi's Cause
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sidi returns to his village only to learn that an abusive archaic tradition against women, that has existed for ages still exists. His Father and uncle ask him to play part in the abuse. He is furious, angry and distraught by this but does not know how to act.
Upington is nie vir sissies nie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: Afrikaans. Published: April 25, 2014 by VDS Brink. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Essay » Sociology
Die boek gaan oor 'n dogtertjie, Elmie. Haar ouma leer haar aan die eenkant van liefde en almal is gelyk in die Here se oë maar sy beleef dat grootmense se môre en aandpraatjies verskil. Elmie is 'n vrygees en die hitte van Upington kry haar soms onder, tog is sy versot op haar dorp en haar boomhuis.