Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

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Men of Valor, Books 1 - 3 Boxset
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In a time when tradition dictated the lives of all, three courageous women will defy conventions and three men of honour will love them regardless.
La Flaca
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,770. Language: Spanish. Published: May 22, 2015 by ManuPax Editores. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
¡NO TE PIERDAS ESTA FASCINANTE AVENTURA! Patsy, una aguerrida,intrépida e irreverente periodista nos narra con apasionamiento sus experiencias como reportera en los terribles años de la guerra interna que sufrió el Perú y que causó miles de muertos en las décadas de los 80 y 90. Nuestro país se desangraba por las acciones de los grupos terroristas y los periodistas de la época se fajaban.
In Between the After
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 106,910. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The concepts involve ideas that are time or globe encompassing. From New Zealand to the ends of the earth, and from beginning of time to the future. Big concepts to tell a story of love, jealousy, power – telepathy, astral travelling, reincarnation, the existence of beings on another planet.
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).
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.
Steep Climb to Elsewhere
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 281,510. 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?
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.
Pachuco
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,240. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. 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.
Narvla's Celtic New Year
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,830. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
After her mother is named U.S. Ambassador to Ireland, step dancing champion Narvla moves to Dublin where she finds finds love, loss and adventure.
Inconvenient Relations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,390. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Shaan Ahuja found himself bowing to tradition and agreeing to an arranged marriage to the beautiful Ruhi Sharma. He went through the motions but had no intention of carrying through on his vows. But, he was completely unprepared for what his new wife had in mind.
The Reader the Writer
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,120. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A woman is writing a novel. She is the Writer. Each evening, her partner comes home and they talk about her work that day. He is the Reader. Her novel describes a married couple and their attempts to cope with the revelation that the husband has been seeing prostitutes over a number of years.
Monochroom Reënboog
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,510. Language: Afrikaans. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Abrie het ‘n plekkie wat hy koester, ‘n stil plekkie waar hy min mense toelaat. Hy treur en lag daar tussen herinneringe deur wat nooit uitgewis sal word nie. Herinneringe aan vriendskap, liefde en omgee. Maar ook ander herinneringe. Heel dikwels klou ons vas aan herinneringe uit “die goeie ou dae”. Maar dan is daar ook dié wat ons diep wegpak en huiwerig oopmaak. Of vir altyd probeer toehou.
You Can Run, But You Can't Hide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,420. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Edward and NaNaLee Gill decided to take their family from the Deep South—north to Ohio for a better life; it was a twist of fate that brought the family members; divorce, murder, and even suicide to a woman who did not want to wait on death.
Singende Eidechsen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,680. Language: German. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Bridget Reinhold ist nicht sehr abenteuerlustig, doch als ihre Schwester Claire in Afrika verschwindet, hält sie nichts mehr in England. Ohne gross zu überlegen begibt sie sich in Botswana auf die Suche. Trotz Schwierigkeiten gibt sie nicht auf. Wie kommt es dann, dass Bridget vergisst warum sie in Afrika ist? Auf einmal scheint alles schief zu laufen. Steckt da etwa Übersinnliches dahinter?
Singing Lizards
Price: Free! Words: 97,840. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Bridget Reinhold is not exactly the adventurous type. But when her sister Claire disappears in Southern Africa, nothing can keep her in England. She launches herself into the search and despite major challenges, she doesn’t give up. Soon, Bridget is plunged into turmoil as everything seems to be going wrong. Just coincidence or is there something more sinister at work?