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King Solomon and Ashmedai: A Wisdom Tale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,980. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Drawing on the extensive medieval Jewish folklore surrounding the famed Biblical king of Israel, King Solomon and Ashmedai: A Wisdom Tale traces the fall of King Solomon as the demon king Ashmedai slowly tempts him away from the path of righteousness into tyranny and the spread of idolatry. But in the end Solomon, wiser and chastened, reclaims his throne and achieves true wisdom.
Türk Gelenek ve Görenekleri
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: Turkish. Published: February 1, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Geçmişi çok eskilere dayanan Türk gelenek ve görenekleri, dostluğu,arkadaşlığı, kardeşliği, akrabalığı, sevgi ve saygıyı anlatır. Anadolu'da birbirinden farklı olan gelenekler ve görenekler yabancıları adeta büyülemektedir ....
Thrive Eating A Garden Disruption: Resilience> Well-Being; Change: Adaptation> Prosper
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 78,460. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Wog's Garden is mostly a fictional account of Winslow Oliver Green's conversations with his friend Junior Fre. They talk about values and goals and what makes life enjoyable. They don't have all the answers but often come up with interesting observations, some of which seem to be at least partial answers to how life can be made better.
Totem Lost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,740. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
While Copper Spirit copes with the death of her beloved father, his spirits appear to her. They tell her that to save her people she must become a shaman.  These apparitions set her on a perilous path that unfolds in the wilds of Southeast Alaska and highlights the native Tlingit and Haida cultures and beliefs...
They Hadn't Expected it to Happen
Series: Unpredicted Romances, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017 by Luminosity Publishing LLP. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
They couldn’t have what they wanted, because she was Jewish and he was a Gentile. Should Janey, a Jewish girl, and Johnny, a Gentile boy, express their growing love for each other, when her family is opposed to such a union, and she had been promised to another? Even after she gets married, their feelings couldn’t be dampened, but that love couldn’t be consummated. Then a crisis brings them...
From the Streets of Chambers Lane
Series: Chambers Lane Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,110. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
An intriguing family story of unexpected loss and tragedy.
Where Lands Meet
You set the price! Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.00 from 1 review)
Where Lands Meet... ...Love blooms... Nchefu and Scott lived in the same house but their worlds couldn't be more different from each others. Scott was the master's son and heir, Nchefu was a kitchen maid. The odds of their ever meeting long enough to fall for each other were very long but they did and they both fell. But love is not always right or convenient. Sometimes, it's best left alone.
Saved By The Bang
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 64,220. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Welcome to 1980s Belarus, where Polish denim is the currency, “kike” is a pedestrian endearment, and a second-trimester abortion can be procured for a box of chocolates, Antonia Olenski, a catty half-Jewish professor at the Gomel Music Academy, wavers between her flamboyant composer husband, Joseph, and a chivalrous tenor, Nicholas.
A Simetimes Strange Story
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,320. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
A wise scholar once said, “There is a plan for each one of us outside of our control. From the moment we are born, we are set on our own predetermined road. Anything we would do could help or interfere. It may delay the passage, but we would never stray off its course. We would always come back and move along again.”
Year of the Boar: Tica
Series: Changeling Sisters Novellas. Price: Free! Words: 44,280. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A young girl suffering from a mysterious illness teams up with a vampyre prince to stop an ancient evil invading the tropical shores of Hawai'i, and in turn, learns the truth about her heritage.
The Red Pagoda and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,050. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
These six stories set in Montreal looks at the lives of the people in the Chinese community and the small, but momentous moment that changed their lives.
Living In Secret/The Skin of Water/Esoterica Series Combo
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 166,370. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Join popular teen author Cristina Salat in a 3-part journey as she blends characters from her original novels LIVING IN SECRET and THE SKIN OF WATER/DEFENDING THE DREAMCATCHERS into a third story in the "Gathering The Dreamcatchers" chain of unconventional adventures for today's millennial teens...and everyone who cares about them!
Destined to Rule
Price: $4.12 USD. Words: 36,780. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016 by Wordedge Digital Media. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sariki was sharply taken to a distant abode immediately after his birth. By a strange twist of fate, coupled with the mark on his face, he was identified by his kinsman. How was the identification confirmed?
Overthrown
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,460. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
Oroma had always lived an ordinary life until her vllage was invaded and she was carried off as a slave to an unknown land. What could the future hold for her? Gloom or good? Never could she have imagined that she was about to take part in the greatest part of history! * * * * * For all you who want to have that thrill of African adventure, this is for you
The Puppy Series Box Set
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 271,670. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Three books, one story… the Whole story so far… When Eric’s life fell apart, he bought a puppy. Now, collected together, read the acclaimed first three books in Eric’s journey, a journey to pick himself back up, a trip through 21st Century America where lives blend in confusion, loss, death, and renewal…
Broken Hill, Broken Lives
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,040. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Sunburnt Circus is back, 2 years after the first story. It's a stand-alone book not dependent on having read the first. Here we see the children again, and their relationship with another family they meet in town. The story also focuses on the Walker siblings. The Walker's past cruelly catches up with them and all hell breaks loose. Indigenous art and themes emerge as Dan and Kenny visit home.
Romeo and Juliana
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2016 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In this modern-day retelling, Romeo Zimowski and Juliana Singh must overcome the objections of their families, misunderstandings, and an unforeseen tragedy to claim the happy ending Shakespeare's lovers were denied.
The Kiddush Ladies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Life-long Jewish friends Naomi, Miriam, and Becky are approaching middle-age gracefully and are content—despite a few hot flashes and mood swings—until life tosses each woman a crisis, and a dusty discovery delivers a potentially lethal blow to their friendship. While two of the women fight to save the relationship, one desires nothing more than its demise...
Passage of Love
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 70,860. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Zhara endures a troubled childhood in Ghana. Determined to escape she studies hard and graduates with honours enabling her to embark on a business career. Her relationship with her first love is dogged by tribalism and religious prejudice. Only when she is forced to consult a psychologist can she begin to deal with her troubled past
The Tremble of Love: A Novel of the Baal Shem Tov
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,360. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Historical » General
1707, Polish Lithuanian Commonwealth. A young orphan, deemed a simpleton and harder to tame than the wind, defies expectation and convention in the name of love. A reimagining of one of history's most revered and revolutionary mystics transporting readers back in time to experience the true meaning of power and the timeless grace of love.