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STORIE - o una soltanto, sempre la stessa - dalle ANTILLE
You set the price! Words: 82,210. Language: Italian. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Storie che s’accalcano e s’accavallano una sopra l’altra come ondate schiumose. Storie di antillani e non, che a fatica galleggiano in un corso d’acqua (la madre di tutti i fiumi, o è questo il mare?) di cui nessuno vede le sponde, né ricorda le sorgenti, e ancor meno ne scorge la foce. Però c’è chi giura di conoscerne ogni segreto, incluso il nome di Chi li ha buttati laggiù per provarli e render
Rembrandt's Shadow
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,120. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Sylvie Rosenberg escaped the holocaust—but can she escape the past? Angela Martino is haunted by events from her childhood and struggles to resolve her guilt. Can these two women from different generations reconcile their own turmoil—or pay the price of an even greater loss?
Born of the Sea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,910. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Amidst the beautiful Portuguese backdrop of a green sea and cliffs rising to the heavens, Gabriel Villante Santos fulfills his destiny. From the youngest of age, Gabriel learns the way of the sea, murder, betrayal, loyalty, and the love of one woman. Smugglers, privateers, the most cunning of black marketers, con men, and what the ultimate role in his Family will be.
The Boy Who Wanted Wings
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,450. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A gripping, transporting story." ~Kirkus Reviews Aleksy, a Tatar raised by a Polish peasant family, nurtures dreams of becoming a Polish winged hussar and of pursuing the Countess Krystyna, both impossible quests. One day he must choose which dream to pursue.
Surface and Shadow
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 92,740. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
What are you willing to risk to break free? Smothered by her husband's expectations and the rigid gender roles of the 1970s, Lydia Colton sees a chance to rediscover and unfetter herself—if only she can find out the truth about a wealthy man's suspicious death. Will revealing the truth save or destroy her?
Arcón de Arcanos
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 42,560. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Acopio de verdades y ficciones, en las que los protagonistas son personajes míticos o de "carne y hueso", llevadas a la realidad por la hábil pluma del cronista regional Juan Ramírez Cisneros.
Five Lives - One Day in Bahrain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,520. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
Five Lives - One day in Bahrain'Five Lives - A housemaid from Sri Lanka; a municipal garbage truck driver from India; a Filipina hairdresser and beauty salon manager; a British banker, and a young Bahraini man. Who connects with whom? Discover unsung heroes. This is an uplifting story that celebrates ordinary people in extraordinary ways.
Soft Landings - Short Stories from Italy with Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Soft Landings is a collection of seven short stories about American tourists who travel to Italy after experiencing a trauma in their lives. Their expectations are as varied as their backgrounds. They come searching for art, beauty, good food, and leather jackets. What they find is a connection each of them will make with Italian people. Ordinary people who extend extraordinary kindness.
White Man Book
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
WHITE MAN BOOK is part jeremiad, part expose, part prose poetry novel. It endeavors to wrestle with the implications of our beloved James Baldwin’s observation that the white man is the “real nigger baby."
Descendants of the Dragon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,820. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Zee is a career paleontologist who lives for dinosaurs. When she receives an unexpected invitation from her godfather to research a classified project in the country of her parents birth, she can’t resist the opportunity. Once in China, Zee is forced to confront the demons from her past while fighting the real world monsters who threaten to take everything her team has worked for.
Single Chicas
Price: Free! Words: 34,280. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Perfection is a Barbie doll, and, unless you're looking for a guy with a fake smile, a hard head, and no genitalia, then you're better off NOT being perfect―Single Chicas
Night Watchers
Price: Free! Words: 43,100. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Night Watchers is set on an undisclosed island where the local inhabitants live an idyllic life rich in history and traditions. Over time their paradise has been discovered as a tourist destination. Thee tone of the novel is like a dream or fable with characters appearing and merging into the background.
The Mida Book Three, Destiny of Darkness and Light
Series: The Mida. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,090. Language: American English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The time traveling carnival has arrived in 1965 Prairie Bluff, Wisconsin. Now that Sarah is back, she wants to stay. The problem is she is married to Frank, the carnival’s creature whisperer and he can’t stay behind with her. She also discovers her family tree has a complicated branch. Her decision to stand in the darkness or the light will affect not only her, but the safety of the carnival.
Tales Our Enemies Tell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the late 1800s, Jesuit missionaries working in North-Central British Columbia recorded the oral histories of the Yinka Dene people. Based on one of these histories, Tales Our Enemies Tell is the story of the aging Hadintel, chief of the village of Chinlac, who in self-defense unknowingly kills the only son of the Silquotin dennza.
My Third Cycle
You set the price! Words: 39,350. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
My Third Cycle is a fictional African novel recorded by the character Mr Abdul Saad. This novel is filled with intriguing African Nigerian Myths, legends, culture, goddesses, and history. Abdul Saad is a bound spirit a spirit the Nigerian yoruba tribe calls "akudaya" spirit that jump from womb to womb. Imortal beings.
Contes de fées indiens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,120. Language: French. Published: July 19, 2016 by Nicolae Sfetcu. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ce livre est une collection représentative des contes de fées de l'Inde. La majorité des contes de ce livre ont été connus en Occident sous une forme ou une autre, et le problème se pose comment rendre compte de leur existence simultanée dans le plus éloigné Ouest et Est.
Rebel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,640. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Rebel gives a rare insight on how it all began. Two teens recruited to fight a revolution that prompted Martial Law in the Philippines, fight to keep each other in the raging political and cultural transformation brought by the late 60’s. Then life happened and they woke up in the 80's.
Mobius
Price: Free! Words: 146,040. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A mute and paralysed man found at his mother’s graveside - could this really be the twin brother that Daniel had thought was long dead? Daniel takes him in, determined to nurse him back to health, only to find the invalid’s behaviour becoming ever more threatening. As tensions escalate, the tiny cramped flat becomes a powder keg that will surely explode with catastrophic and profound consequences.
Etropole
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,070. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A quaint and quirky cosy crime set in Bulgaria as Poppa Roy helps investigate the disappearance of a couple from Ballina, Australia
Scared Courage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016 by Beach Books Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Inspirational
Forced to flee her beloved native country and live as a fugitive!