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Anymore
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Series: MacLaren's Women, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Finding herself alone in an almost empty world, Deanie, at a very young age, learns to rely on herself for survival. Although her sense of self-reliance serves her as she travels through wilderness, it will be her biggest problem when she tries to re enter a newly forming society
The Song of the Goldencocks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,130. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
"After the end of World War II, high-ranking Nazi officials escaped Europe with the help of Argentina's Juan Domingo Peron in order to avoid the Nuremberg trials. While carting loot they stole from Holocaust victims, the officials spread their ruthless military tactics among Latin American paramilitary units, resulting in hundreds of thousands of kidnappings and deaths over the years.
Justice, Justice: Poems Reflecting the Measures of Man
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
What is the measure of man? In this extraordinary collection of poems, Herb Brin rages against injustice and oppression with deeply felt passion. “Not to the weak of art does artistry belong,” Brin declares in the opening line of this book. Herb brings to his poetry the same burning indignation against tyranny, the same compassion for the persecuted as he did in his widely-quoted newspaper column.
Stale Samizdat and Rotten Kremlevka
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 25,650. Language: Russian. Published: August 17, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Inside marginalisation in todays Russian society appears to be national decise. The frames of comedy people take part is very narrow.
The Kilkenny Cat Trilogy
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 287,520. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The story is told through the eyes of travelling cats and shows that every country exercises discrimination against some of its citizens. The nature of discrimination may subtly change and vary from one country and situation to another in both shape and form, but it will always be present. Discrimination shows its ugly face most in issues of race, sexism, religion, culture, disability and colour.
Pete's Cafe - Somewhere Near the Great Khan In Half Moon Bay
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In a small seaside town 25 miles south of San Francisco, a colorful Italian restaurant and its salt-of-the-earth customers conspire to provide a very interesting and humorous window into multi-ethnic life in 1950's California.
Inner Diva
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,900. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Theater manager Monica is tired of being her family's first choice to help out at a moment's notice. They assume she has no life of her own, and they're right. She volunteers to be a Big Sister to a fatherless Hispanic girl, Luisa. She never dreams she'd fall in love with Luisa's older, brooding, gorgeous brother. Nor does she imagine that Carlos is the key to achieving her dreams. But it's true.
Los espíritus de Venezuela
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,850. Language: Spanish. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Los Espíritus de Venezuela señalan el final de una época de tabús impuesta en Venezuela por la Conquista Española y abre la puerta a un nuevo aspecto a como los venezolanos obran con la sabiduría práctica de sus antecesores.
Saint Anne Cameo
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 90,230. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Harold moves into a world where every person is expendable. He and Ruth find unity with each other. Harold’s new wife, pilots him through Mexico’s industrialist, politicians, drug smugglers and murderers to a new life. He has to live on the edge of legality, adjusting to a new cultural identity. In Mexico he discovers you have to be honest with the ones you love, all others are passing images.
पूरब और पश्चिम
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Series: Hindi Books: Novels and Poetry, Book 1 · Novels and Stories, Book 64. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: Hindi. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
सीटियाँ बजाती हवा रात के अन्धकार के डर को और अधिक कर रही थी. अपने छोटे घरों अन्धेरे घरों में गांव वासी खुमचे हुए थे और छोटे बच्चे अपने सबसे ऊंचे स्वर में रो रहे थे. आप शायद सोच रहे होंगे कि मैं एक रोमान्चकारी या रहस्यमय हत्या कथा लिखने वाला हूँ.
Bushmen Stories: Beginning
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Very long ago, even before the dawn of time, a family of five lived deep in the warm heart of the Kalahari. The family only had daughters but the caring father and loving mother took care of them and they grew up to be very beautiful. They loved to dance and one day their trickster god saw the girls dance and couldn't stop looking at them.From the collection of "Boesmanstories" by G.R.von Wielligh
Ready Reference Treatise: Things Fall Apart
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 19 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 40. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
On Wings of Song
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Price: Free! Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Two choirs, run by former friends now bitter rivals, are compelled to co-operate, leading to involvement with the murder of a Russian businessman and discovery of a mistake as the original cause of the leaders' quarrel.
Tatsie, the Thick-skinned Bushman
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Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.00 from 1 review)
Tatsie was a rude thick-skinned bushman with very little regard for his fellow tribesmen.
Little Moon and the Spirit Animals (Little Moon's Quest: Tales of the Red Path)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Joe Little Moon goes hiking along side a creek; he meets four animals; each one caught in a trap made by man's careless ways; he helps each one, concerned by the signs of pollution and the imbalance of nature verses humanity. Before he returns home the Animal Spirits show him a future that is all too bleak; is there hope?
The Rabbi Who Tricked Stalin
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Price: Free! Words: 107,310. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
A character driven- macabre novel about Stalin’s dark period. It is a ruthless regime, persecuting Jews and Christian God believers,‘white' Russians, Trotskists and other communists. The arrest & killing machine of the Secret Police and Bolshevik Party did not stop at their own circles. Rabbi symbolizes a troubled citizen, having family problems, struggling and succeeding to get out.
Living Room, a novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,210. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Carmen returns to NY for her mother’s funeral. Despite estrangement from her family, Carmen hopes to pay respects & leave the city unscathed. She fends off an accusation she abandoned her mother, but doubts her own motives for staying away. At the funeral, she reconnects with her former college sweetheart who seeks forgiveness for breaking her heart 30 yrs ago. Family & romantic betrayals multiply
You Are Mine '2015'
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,350. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Elif Akıncıoglu, who has been a university student in Los Angeles, joins a modeling contest, which the choicest trade Marks of the world in New York, one day and falls in love with a famous photographer, who has made jury member in the contest, but she has not unaware of that the jury member, who she falls in love, spends every night a different model.
Vengeance
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Price: Free! Words: 16,920. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Life for the Jews of 1983 Lodz is difficult and dangerous, but when Katrina finds a book hidden deep within an ancient temple, she discovers the words of magic that bring forth the Golem to protect her.
All You Can Eat
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Wild and wilful teenager, Mabinty is such a handful that her mother tricks her into going to Africa to get straightened out. But this was no ordinary bootcamp. To her horror, she is offered to a much older man as his wife. With her passport gone and abandoned in the middle of nowhere, she needs to grow up quickly and learn how to take care of a new husband. Or find a way out. Fast.