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Borta, Vol. I - Roman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,700. Language: Romanian. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Intru cu plăcere în ea şi mă simt în al nouălea cer. Mintea o ia razna, trupul fierbe pătruns de căldura amintirilor, iar sufletul, dornic de aventură, caută locurile misterioase pe care tânărul de altădată le trăia cu uşurinţă.
The Independent Girl
Price: Free! Words: 147,360. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
(5.00 from 1 review)
A passionate, tender love story of a lonely girl, Sandhya who begins to trust and love Akash, a wealthy but well natured man. This is a story of Love, Trust, Compassion and Betrayal. For anyone who is a romantic at heart and likes a love hate kind of romance, this book would take you into the emotional roller coaster ride of Sandhya and Akash's life! “Epic book” -Nathenel (Wattpad Reader)
A Calendar of Northern Fables
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,510. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Calendar of Northern Fables is a whimsical book of short stories about some of the Jewish people who live on Toronto’s fabled streets, where some 230,000 Jews have congregated over the past several decades since World War II. The stories follow the Calendar of the Jewish Holidays, poking gentle fun at the lifestyle, institutions and mythologies by which this group relates to one another.
And The Dog Barks On... A 21st Century Adult Fairy Tale Continues...
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
"He’s BAAAAAAAAAAACK...” Eric’s back, with Freud, his ever present French Bulldog, panting, snorfulling, and barking at his side... Eric’s not where he was, perhaps he’s not who he was... for better and for worse that... for better and for worse... But he’s back.
11
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,190. Language: Dutch. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Waarom springt een agent van een brug, waarom heet een Keniaan Jeroen, wanneer loopt een olifant door een kantoortuin en wanneer stap je in de verkeerde bus? In 11 is de wereld anders dan verwacht. Net als je denkt dat je het begrijpt… kantelt het perspectief. 11 verhalen vol passie, verwarring, verlangen en ambitie, met herkenbare humor voor mensen die houden van vraagtekens in het leven.
Mourning Sham
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,650. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Mourning Sham is a tale of hope and renewed friendship in the context of a shattered Syria in turmoil.
Repentance: A Tale of Demons in Old Jewish Poland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,090. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Repentance is the tale of Dovid, an impoverished orphan in 17th century Poland who ekes out a living reciting psalms for the sick and dead. One day a mysterious stranger enters his life and transforms Dovid into a wealthy merchant with a son who is a Talmudic prodigy. But there is a price for Dovid’s good fortune, and the stranger may not be as kind as he seems.
Ogoni the Great
Price: Free! Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ogoni the Great, the most dreaded god of Oka land, has been displaced; his shrine has been desecrated by an outcast who was to salvage it. Ogoni will not rest until he is honorably brought back home. The very person who has made Ogoni homeless must be the one to help regain his lost glory. This novel, glazed with irony and suspense, portrays the misery and despair of the human soul.
Enfold Me
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,270. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
In the Middle East, tragedy on a biblical scale has been, for millennia, the starting point of many dark journeys. The first dystopian Israeli fiction in three decades to be set in a realistic post-Israel Middle East, "Enfold Me" is a compellingly cold journey, a cruel snapshot of a society in disintegration, and an examination of how one person can be both perpetrator and victim of tragedy.
Stories Varied - A Book of Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 22,460. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This book of twelve short stories, centered on Indian women, delves into varied possibilities of woman’s life in complex situations arising out of social reengineering.
Dove Creek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by FawkesPress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Dove Creek is the story of Patricia Faye Morrison, whose life spans from the mountains of Kentucky to the mountains of Idaho and a nursing job on the Nez Perce Indian reservation
Ride the Rainbow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,700. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Attractive, young and living in a sought after area of London, Sarah appears to have it all. But, she needed something or someone in her life. Growing up around a world of cycle racing, where her father Jason Curzon made his fortune, she is keen to get involved on a personal level. Due to what appears to be ‘bad luck', rider Bruce Connolly never quite makes it to the top of his game.
The Dry Tears Of A Bleeding Child
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,400. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Elizabeth, along with her younger brother, Lawrence, is a virtual slave living on a farm owned by the Forsythes. She depends upon Charles Forsythe, her cruel master, for everything. He extends his hold over her by raping her and as a result she becomes pregnant.
Captain President
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,640. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A young African leader must contend with hostile regional dictators, ancient traditions, geopolitical interests, endemic corruption and the norms of a patriarchal society, as she tries to uplift her economically- hobbled country. Kooky dictators, lecherous men of power, female genital circumcision/ female genital mutilation are some of the vivid splashes in this tapestry.
In the Heart of Cairo
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 79,160. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
When anti-bias educator, Mrs. Magda, becomes the new Theory of Knowledge teacher at the American School in Cairo, she is shocked to discover the ugly truth behind the school’s prestigious reputation. Despite the challenges and hostility she faces, Mrs. Magda is committed to achieving her career goal of transforming the environment at the school and making it truly bicultural. Although the school’s
Breathless in Bollywood
Series: Bollywood Billionaires. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Desiree D’Souza is determined to take Mumbai by storm with her fledgling interior design company. To do so, she needs to nail a pitch for the famous Baron Hotel expansion. But her plan is seriously threatened when her nemesis, and teenage crush, Jarryd Baron blackmails her. Jarryd Baron will do anything to restore the Baron family hotels to glory, including blackmailing a woman he despises.
Scintillating Stories- Book 2. 'Realization' and other stories.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,650. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Life is too short to gain all knowledge by personal experience; one has to learn from the experiences of others. The best way to do this is through books. A short story deals with an issue generally faced by us and interestingly shows how to tackle it. Its message continues to reverberate in the reader’s mind for a long time. ‘Realization’ urges that marriage is for a lifetime.
El Nahual
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,670. Language: Spanish. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Durante tiempos inmemorables los antiguos habitantes de Mesoamérica, creían que toda persona desde el momento de su nacimiento, venía con el espíritu de un animal, el cual se encargaba de protegerlo y guiarlo. Ese espíritu recibía el nombre de Nahual. Se creía (aún se cree en ciertos lugares), que los brujos y chamanes podían crear un vínculo muy cercano con sus nahuales.
The Wild Boars
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
The previous draft "The Hunter" was shortlisted by Quattro Books in 2015.
Eli's Paradise
You set the price! Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Omar Bishara and his family have moved into Eli’s Creek and life in the small town will never be the same—the Scandinavian hamlet in the Sierra foothills hasn’t changed much since the gold rush days. The Arab immigrants want to buy an old landmark property, which draws protests, but when the town’s favorite daughter, Lilly, falls for the Arab boy, Baligh, protest turns to distrust and resentment.