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Barons Reach: Book 3 The Dreaming Series
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,480. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A story of an Australian woman coming to terms with past injustices, by facing the ghosts of long ago (includes non-fiction historical information pertaining to the largest Indigenous Australian group of New South Wales).
Swan Song
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,450. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Beowulf story retold in the present and in the distant past; a story of humanity's intolerance for diversity.
Across Borders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,720. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2016 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Lawson Caine, an eight year veteran of the Border Patrol, is stationed in Presidio Texas with legendary lawman Capt. James Garrett. Lawson, who is from a long linage of lawmen, has gained the respect and reverence from his team, Dale Chanson, Terry Bennet, and the crazy member, Alex Sweeny. Together as a team their mission is to protect the US by patrolling the borders of Mexico.
Come With Me from Jerusalem
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 79,680. Language: American English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Come with Me from Jerusalem tells the story of star-crossed lovers caught up in the vortex of the Arab-Jewish conflict in the Middle East. Can love conquer all?
Behind every name a Story
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,600. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Behind every name a Story consists of essays describing survivors’ experiences during the Holocaust.
Madam's Maid & Other Stories
Price: $5.70 USD. Words: 23,120. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
'Madam's Maid & Other Stories' is a collection of short stories among which is 'Madam's Maid', a story long listed in the 2013 Golden Baobab Prize.
Brick by Brick
Series: The Irish Novels. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,210. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Martha Marie takes the reader into the adult lives of ten siblings, an environment she knows well from her own childhood. She explores their relationships with humour and sympathy, and her affection for her native city, Dublin, comes through in all she writes.
Questing for a Dream
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,810. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Nadie is a bright but rebellious teen growing up Manitoba Cree. Living in abject poverty, she tries to help care for the younger children in the band. Devastated by the drowning death of her little cousin and unable to overcome her grief, Nadie leaves the band.
UZ Short Story Collection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,920. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
UZ Short Story Collection is comprised of 10 short stories by Umm Zakiyyah, including newly released The Arranged Marriage: Mohsina, daughter of Muslim immigrants to America, is a college student who is very vocal in her arguments against her professor’s anti-Islam rhetoric about Muslim women being forced into unwanted marriages…until her parents try to force her into an unwanted marriage.
A Mile in Her Shoes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,410. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“A Mile in Her Shoes” is a semi-fictional tale that combines storytelling, science, and magical realism to transport the reader through 60 years and across two continents. Lytle presents a “life flashed before my eyes” scenario with a twist, chronicling the life of her mother, a Korean-born American full of vim and vigor, who was quick with a dirty joke, and fiercely battled racism and illness.
Demon Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,740. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016 by Jezebel Jorge. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A teenage girl comes to terms with her abusive childhood by seeking emancipation in order to find her first love and embrace her powers as a witch.
Psychologists With No God
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,800. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
David watches his life fall to pieces as his marriage fails and his soon to be ex-wife turns his children against him. The wonderful woman he married has become distant and cold and experiences mood swings that go from merely spiteful to downright bizarre. This is an emotion-filled tale of one man’s desperate fight to be a part of his children’s lives.
Oasis: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,410. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
After a complete upheaval in her personal life, a young woman finds herself living in a small camper on isolated, unimproved property in Southern New Mexico. With no idea of her next step or what could possibly lie in her future, she is immobilized by despair and confusion; until she encounters her Mescalero Apache neighbors from a neighboring Indian Reservation.
Finding Land: Stories of Japan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A Jewish girl from Cleveland meets a pregnant Texas belle over dried squid in a Tokyo grocery store. Their common ground? Both newlyweds, married to Japanese men. Despite being unable to decipher the maps in Tokyo's train stations well enough to know where they're going, they set off on a quest to find land. Will they find space for themselves, in a place where there's none?
The Bleeding Man and Other Science Fiction Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A great collection of Native American Science Fiction. Yes, you read that right. Nebula finalist!
Triphammer Falls: An Ivy League Jewish Romance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,270. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Sixty years ago, James Levin, a liberated Jew from the New Jersey Suburbs, met up by accident at a Fraternity Party with Suzanne Fisher, a Jewish girl from Brooklyn whom, generally, he would have looked down upon. A Jewish girl from Brooklyn? That was unheard of. Impossible. He could not be seen dead with such a girl–especially by his brother finishing up his ROTC service in Korea.
Mothers, Daughters, Sisters, Wives
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,740. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The female protagonists of these fourteen short stories are daughters of devout Mormon women. Some choose to leave the family faith; some choose to stay. All hum the hymns of their forebears. "These stories sink deep and rise high. And along the way, they gleam with love." —Lavina Fielding Anderson
A Hunting Trip to Daghestan and other stories
Price: Free! Words: 32,240. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
From the waters of Montauk to the mountains of the Caucasus and Paris in war times, these stories take you on a whirlwind tour that open unexpected vistas and insights. The book contains both memoir and fiction, told in the candid voice of a man who has lived through the 20th century’s major conflagrations, and seen much sadness, without losing his sense of humor .A great, enjoyable read for all.
Five for the Money
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015 by Josh Langston. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Money changes everything, doesn't it? It's a topic of conversation around the water cooler, a wistful game of "what if?" played by anybody who's ever bought a lottery ticket. This book explores what sudden great wealth does to five ordinary people and how their lives change in extraordinary ways. Together, they learn the truth in the old saying, "Some people have money; some are rich."
Lika, Beč, Trenk ili bilo jednom 1746.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,480. Language: Croatian. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Povijesna događanja 1746.godine u Europi, Habsburškoj monarhiji, Hrvatskoj Krajini, Lici, Brinju i okolici. Kako je Marija Terezija postala kraljica i kako je barun Franjo Trenk postao slavan i zaboravljen.