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Marking Time
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Worlds collide at the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, one chill, rainy night in Aberdeen.
We Are Leaves
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Friendship, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"We Are Leaves” recognizes that we may be different colours, come from different backgrounds, speak different languages, yet we are all the same. And, when we work together everyone can have FUN!!! Sing-a-long to the tune of This Old Man. Look for other titles by this author including, "We Are Colourful Friends" available at: www.smashwords.com.
Interrupciones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,450. Language: Spanish. Published: July 8, 2013 by Libros Malaletra. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Este producto consta principal y tentativamente de ocho cuentos, nueve artículos-ensayos (sin notación bibliográfica aceptada por alguna regulación vigente) y por lo menos cuatro textos de género discutible. Adentro podrá encontrar niñas con barba, tumores de presidentes, manuales para desaparecer completamente (permiso SEGOB 445666).
Sophia's Attic
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,820. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In Paris during World War 2, a Priest and a Rabbi devise a plan to hide Jewish children from the concentration camps and death chambers of the Nazis. The story follows Sophia, a teenage girl, who goes to live with a childless Catholic couple. Sophia tries to elude the Nazis as she adapts to life with her Catholic hosts. The novel blends engaging elements of humor, intrigue, emotions and faith.
Trillion Dollar Eden
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Set in the year 2047, this literary intrigue is strongly themed around overpopulation and environmental degradation. The government offers the Near Death Experience (NDE) as part of the health system, to encourage voluntary euthanasia among the old and sick. Women must get a permit to bear a child, based on someone else’s death. A rich playboy thinks he can deal with the problems with a new Eden.
The King's Messenger: A Parable About Judaism
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
In The King's Messenger, Michael Kagan draws us into the world of the imagination and gives us an original parable about Judaism's long journey through the centuries that might have sprung from one of Judaism's classic storytellers of old. Although the parable itself is short, its message is profound and far-reaching. It is a teaching that will be read and read again, and passed on to others.
The Research Notes of Miss Asalah Al Faghori
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,040. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Mike Philbin. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Miss Asalah Al Faghori is the Oxford University genetic research student from Tower Hamlets via Qena on the eastern shore of the River Nile who creates, inspires and manages the Custodian Liberation group in the novel Custodian (free planet #1).
Collected Australian Stories
Series: Collected Series, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,160. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
Collected Australian Stories is a visit into the Australian mind and the various facets of this ancient land. The impressive culture of the Aborigines, the original inhabitants of the land is brought to life in such stories as The Challenge and The Stone Country. Other stories such as The Wejii Man examine deeper cultural beliefs.
La Tutayegua
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A young boy growing up in Kansas City's West Side in the 1980s meets the mysterious creature known as La Tutayegua.
Little Sisters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,350. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In Stuart Perrin's multicultural suspense novel Little Sisters, the protagonists are drawn into the dangerous world of international sex trafficking. Beyond revealing the nightmare of sexual slavery, it's a story of four sisters and how each of them is transformed by the horrors of life in a Mumbai brothel in dramatically different and unpredictable ways.
'Of Pipers and Pigs'
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
‘Of Pipers and Pigs’, tells of an individual dealing with social and political uncertainties. It’s about a man watching big things happening, while simultaneously questioning his own role in the events. After all, it’s an important thing for everyone to consider their role in the world, and what they can best do to improve things.
A Proud Monkey In Iceland
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 314,400. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » African American fiction » General
A story about a black West Indian, raised in America, man's search for his destiny. Born into a family of ancient African healers, as an adult he finds himself living in Iceland knowing that for some reason relating to his destiny he has to be there. But not knowing how living there fits into his quest to find his destiny.
Embark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,310. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"Embark" is a game little mare who becomes a champion bush racehorse and saves her owner from bankruptcy in the big drought. However her owner is not at all grateful and when Embark ages he treats her badly. This is the story of how a penniless bush battler saves the courageous horse and she repays him with loyalty and a great win.
The Thing that Screamed in the Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,140. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
This novel will take the reader on an epic journey through time and space.
L'héritage au père Esnouf
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 16. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: French. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Un vieil homme, dans un village de Normandie, ne se résout pas à la disparition de la culture de sa région. La création d'un groupe folklorique ne ne convainc pas. Pourtant, cela bouleversera profondément leur environnement.
The Warsaw Conspiracy (The Poland Trilogy, Book 3)
Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,780. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » General
THE WARSAW CONSPIRACY unfolds as a family saga set against the November Rising (1830-1831), partitioned Poland’s daring challenge to the Russian Empire. The story portrays two brothers and their fates in love and war. Both Michał and Józef find themselves caught up in the vortex of a daring plot to abduct the Grand Duke of Russia in order to instigate a general insurrection.
Given Away, A Sicilian Upbringing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,050. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In Sicily,between Fascist Mussolini and Nazi Hitler's stronghold, a child is thrust into a world of personal strife and hardship and displaced in offensive living conditions.Though time heals most anything,there are unfathomable stories of the human experience that must be told and retold again so that history can find its peace. Given Away is a story that will touch the core soul of your being.
Les routes de l'Inde
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: French. Published: June 18, 2013 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Les routes de l’Inde est un roman d’aventures au quotidien. Les aventures de l’esprit et de la chair survenues de 1928 à 1931, à Calcutta, à un jeune Roumain venu y étudier le sanskrit et la philosophie indienne.
A Quick Guide to The Tenant of Wildfell Hall
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 4 · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Anne Bronte wrote two novels in her literary career. “The Tenant of Wildfell Hall” is the second novel written by her. It was published in the year 1848. Anne Bronte used the pseudonym Acton Bell.
Requiem: Cloud of thoughts that rained ink unto paper.
Price: Free! Words: 17,630. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Requiem is a book about the life in Egypt. A compilation of short stories and articles about people who abuse religion, women and principles for their own benefit.