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Fever: Rising Temperature of Fever (Book II)
Series: Fever. Price: Free! Words: 56,060. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fever is an exposition of a heady but not inscrutable abstract tale conceived on the likeness of bodily symptoms to a dysfunctional family, coexisting like the nation it is indigenous to, resembles and lives within. Its nature points seemingly to a fictional story it likens in every aspect and symbolizes with such inane clarity. This is the historical tale of the Nigerian nationhood and its people
Kilned Again, A Jennifer Harrington Jones Mystery
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,530. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Jennifer Harrington Jones discovers an unlikely gas fired kiln behind a prestigious winery in the Napa Valley dominos start to fall, bringing to light its connection with a widely varied cast of characters, art world intrigues, immigrant quandaries, and delicious culinary forays.
Мир аж…
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 44,300. Language: Russian. Published: March 29, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Все рассказы иронической прозы «Мир аж… больше чем мир»- это философские размышления о современной жизни на земле. О том, что зависть, злость и непонимание основ нравственности останавливает развитие мышления человека на одном уровне и заводит его сознание «в тупик». Объясняют то, что человек это не просто материальное тело, а дух. Опыт, желания, привычки, интересы и инстинкты представляют основ
The Healing Tree
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Sheraton Media. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Margaret Knight's fast paced novel about interracial and inter-class love in the Barbados of the 1940s and 50s is set against the factual backdrop of the murder of Myra Greenland in 1948. There is plenty of drama and unexpected twists and turns to keep the reader guessing about the final outcome in the 1980s, when the full significance of the tree of the book's title becomes apparent.
Mach kein Zeichen am Boot, Geschichten aus Burma
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: German. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Mach kein Zeichen am Boot. Geschichten aus aus Myanmar, die mir von Ven. UNyaneinda, dem Abt des alten Burmesischen Tempels in Bodhgaya , India, erzählt wurden, damit ich sie mir merken soll und sie weitererzählen kann. Der Ort ist das ‚Land am Großen Strom’ in Zentralburma, entlang des Irrawaddy Flusses, wo diese Parabeln in den verschiedensten Formen auch heute noch erzählt werden.
Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes 2
Series: Normandie légendaire, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Le second volume de Normandie légendaire apporte une deuxième douzaine d'histoire courtes et forme un second voyage à travers le temps et cette région connue dans le monde entier. Tantôt plongée dans l'Histoire, tantôt conte ou légende, tantôt découverte de traditions populaire, on y découvre autant de sujets variés.
Surviving Sanctuary
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 492,420. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
On a spring evening in 1982, a thousand people are killed in Sanctuary, a country founded by genocide survivors and devoted to pacifism. Decades later, Brian, a congenial and underemployed American, goes there to look for the sister of a former girlfriend who disappeared while visiting there. As he looks for clues and tries not to marry anyone accidentally, he learns he may be a target too.
From Flying Fish to Kippers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,750. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Sheraton Media. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » General
Set mostly in England just after World War II, Barbadian born ‘Trixie’ Ridger is unhappy that her parents have sent her to boarding school in England. Despite the culture shock, she finds an inner strength and resilience that carry her through. As usual, Margaret Knight peppers her fast moving storylines with the ever present spectre of racism that lay just below the surface in post war Britain.
Apache Conquest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,270. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
1689… Carmen, a lovely Spanish noblewoman, must travel to Santa Fe to marry a man she has never met: the wealthy silver-mine owner her uncle has chosen for her. Half-Spanish, half-Apache warrior, Puma, is released from a Spanish prison in exchange for safeguarding a caravan headed to Santa Fe. But, when Puma sees Carmen, he vows to escape and take her with him… as his captive.
Once Upon A Mulberry Field
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,100. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
*Honorable Mention, 2015 Eric Hoffer Literary Award *Gold Medal Winner, 2014 Global Ebook Awards *Grand Prize Winner, 2014 LuckyCinda Book Contest * From the jungles of Vietnam through the minefields of the heart, ONCE UPON A MULBERRY FIELD follows one man's journey of self-discovery, fraught with disillusionment and despair but ultimately redeemed by the power of love.
Full Circle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,480. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
'Full Circle' encompasses the tales of families spread over three continents: a 19th century Indian prince who chooses love over legacy; a gallant indentured laborer in Guyana bravely keeps the promise he gave his dying friend; brave young women in rural India honoring family values; and an American woman who does everything to help her husband in accomplishing the wishes of his ancestor.
A Marginal Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,380. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by MQuills Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Kramer and his wife Claire learn that their son has broken into a synagogue to steal Torah ornaments from the holy ark. Kramer meets with the rabbi, Herschel Himmelshine, to arrange for the return of the ornaments. The rabbi was a schoolmate and friend of Kramers when they were both rabbinical students and Kramer pleads with Himmelshine not to contact the police.
Gusanos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,820. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Coleccion de cuentos. A lo largo de este bello y crudo libro el autor nos lleva al interior nuestro, a la odisea humana. Hace un delicado y rudo examen de nuestras almas, de nuestras conciencias, de nuestras vidas. Ahi estamos como lo que somos a fin de cuentas: seres bellos, traviesos, sensuales,miserables, que vagamos por este camino llamado vida humana.
Taming Romeo (New Adult Romance)
Series: Sanchez Sisters, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Evie Sanchez is recovering from heartbreak when she runs into Romeo Garcia, the boy she left behind. Now a movie star, Romeo never understood why Evie stood him up. He whisks her away and reignites her love with romance and skillful lovemaking. But is the fantasy real or revenge? Evie and Romeo are about to discover if their buried feelings will explode in pure delight or utter disaster.
Un jour ou l'autre
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sept histoires, dramatiques et ludiques, parfois même fantastiques. Les aventures prennent la couleur particulière de chaque jour et les héros reviennent à différents moments de leur vie pour dresser le portrait baroque d’un continent qui unit le Nord et le Sud.
AŞMUNİKAL
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 56,950. Language: Turkish. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Unuttu insanoğlu, unuttu ve yolunu şaşırdı ve bilmedi ki lanet; o gün bugün özüne tendir. O gün bugün ne çektiyse kendi elinden, kendi dilindendir. Kadını erkeğe, erkeği kadına ram eden -her ne varsa âlemde- kendi gönlündendir. Unuttu… Unuttu ki Aşk, yeri göğü var eden ve ona can veren “VAR” ın diğer adıdır. Koca bir âlemi, bir nefese saklayan ve varlığa öz eden de aşktır! Aşmunikal, ulu savaşl
25 golpes de suerte. Antologia de cuentos
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,770. Language: Spanish. Published: February 12, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
25 golpes de suerte es el primer fruto de talleres de creacion literaria, donde los temas se entrecruzan dócilmente y dan pie a un conjunto de voces que enuncian relatos sólidos; la fuerza de cada cuento se puede apreciar desde el inicio de cada lectura.
Il matrimonio del Viaggiatore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,280. Language: Italian. Published: February 12, 2014 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Romanzo d’esordio del pluripremiato regista irlandese Graham Jones, “Il matrimonio del Viaggiatore” dà per la prima volta voce a un membro della comunità degli Irish Travellers.
DISUNITED “Clan and Kin—Beginning or End
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,550. Language: American English. Published: February 2, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Behind the action and intrigue of an international-arms-deals-gone-wrong, is the story of a Cherokee clan committed to family, community, and working together in the face of a world equally committed to tearing them apart. Disunited is the story of Dr. Bryson and his son, Devan, who learn the dire consequences of personal betrayal and, through the personal hardships that follow, rediscover home.
Sons of Asgard: Call of the Blood
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 143,210. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Complete Edition of Call of the Blood combines both of the previously released books. This story tells us the tale of Raif and his kinsmen Magnus. These noble Danish warriors occupy their lives with battle and their sworn duty to protect their homelands.