Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

Sub-categories: Cultural interest, general | Hispanic & Latino | Asian American | Jewish 
Book 24 - Streets paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first of these two short stories is the African version of the Sasquatch Legend. If the Sasquatch exists anywhere, the most likely place would be in Africa. The continent is ancient biologically speaking and relatively unexplored. The second story is about growing up in the wrong part of town. In Sarie October’s own words: she was born with a wooden spoon in her mouth. But she is a survivor.
Shahab - A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: British English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Inspirational
Two young men- a software engineer and a database administrator, forge an unlikely friendship with their 11 year old waiter. Before long, the men realise that the boy has gift.. and it makes them see him a new light.
Ready Reference Treatise: Under the Feet of Jesus
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
The story also describes the lives of the cousins Alejo and Gumecindo. It also describes the lives of the Latino migrant workers who live and work in the California grape fields.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Shipping News
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Annie Proulx decided to discover the happiness that resulted from the absence of pain and not because of the presence of euphoria.
Book 23 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first of these two short stories is loosely based on the events leading up to the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879. The narrator is a tree and the narration is in the style of a Zulu “Praise Singer”. The second is a humorous story about winning the lottery, a story with an ambiguous ending. What would you do if you won a large amount of money on the lottery? Would you do what Nkosazana did?
Ready Reference Treatise: The Red Tent
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Dinah is a minor Biblical character. In this novel, the author has extended her story with fictionalized additions.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Garden Party
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The story was first published on 4th of February, 1922, in the Saturday Westminster Gazette. On 18th of February, 1922, it was again published in Weekly Westminster Gazette.
Book 22 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Once a week, Tabitha Molefe fed the wild cats living under a motorway bridge near her home. It was her hobby. She fed them cheap off-cuts from the butcher and which did not cost her very much. However, she never suspected that her hobby would one day lead to her meeting the Zama-Zama.
Getting Rid of Mama
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
What happens when a Jewish mother from Brooklyn moves in with her lesbian daughter and partner in small town, Delaware? Of course, Mother never acknowledges their relationship and the partner decides either she or the mother has got to go. What does a good daughter do? Maybe her and her mother's shared love of film, and especially Bette Davis, will help them save the day. A short story.
Mother of the Groom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"A son is a son until he takes him a wife," the old adage says, and Winifred, unwilling to give up her precious son at all, goes to outrageous means for preventing his wedding. A new short story from the acclaimed Southern author of Gifts, Flood! and Jesus Is Already Here.
My Stupid Racism
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A more autobiographical than I wish it was story about a role I played in a musical in high school 20 years ago. It's inspired by the way, way, way overdue removal of the Confederate flag from State capitals in recent days.
Race Wars: Episode One
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
AMERICA'S MELTING POT BOILS OVER... Possibly the most controversial story yet from best-selling author, D.W. Ulsterman. A young black man shot dead on the streets of Chicago by an off-duty white police officer leads to civil unrest and outright terror throughout America as government cowers and private citizens are left to defend themselves from those who would do them harm.
Ready Reference Treatise: Obasan
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The novel teems with highly emphatic imagery of stones, silence, and streams. The imagery is noticeable throughout the story. Throughout the story there is the presence of highly interesting dreams.
Ready Reference Treatise: Sarah’s Key
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
In the first plot there is a girl named Sarah Starzynski. She is a ten-year old Jewish girl. She is born in Paris. During the Vel’ Hiv Roundup, she and her parents are arrested.
Ready Reference Treatise: Nectar In a Sieve
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The story revolves around the central character, Rukmani, the daughter of the village headman, and her husband, Nathan, a tenant farmer. The title of the novel has been taken from the famous line written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge in his poem ‘Work without Hope.’
Standing on the Promises
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Elderly Miss Allie sees her new great-grandbaby for the first time, she discovers a shocking truth about her own past, a truth that causes Miss Allie to sneak away into the woods with the baby -- who, in Miss Allie's memory-addled mind, is only a heavy doll, one she can carry no longer. A short story.
Years From Now: the Reunion
Price: Free! Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
We meet this group of friends at the farewell; it is the last night before school is officially over. The friends then scatter, as they pursue their goals and live their lives, following many and varied roads. Then, many years later, there is a school reunion. Who will return?
Jodi Picoult’s Leaving Time Summary & Review
You set the price! Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Book Summary of Jodi Picoult’s Leaving Time
Colorful
You set the price! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
What would happen if there was only one color for everything ? What the world would be like? This story tells the importance of diversity through the concept of colors.
Literature Companion: The Sovereignty and Goodness of God
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Once, Native Americans attacked the settlement of Lancaster, in the Massachusetts Bay Colony, where she lived, and captured her during King Philip’s War.