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To Tame Man
Price: Free! Words: 75,350. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Susan, the director of the Male Processing Unit, ran out of Growth Inhibitor 37, and several males, including Brown 447 didn’t get their treatment. Unfortunately, Brown 447 shows an uncanny intelligence and rises up and challenges the society of Chicago. Mayor Lilith and the Mayor’s Guards must restore the social order and return law and order to Chicago.
Eileen McHugh - a Life Remade by Mary Reynolds
Price: Free! Words: 94,540. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Eileen McHugh - a life remade - is a novel about a sculptor whose creative life ended in the 1970s. She left no work, but now Mary Reynolds has an archive of her notes and sketches She wants to resurrect the artist's life and reconstruct her work. She contacts people who knew Eileen and follows her on a hippie trip to Thailand. Via these partial memories, she recreates the artist and her work.
JIYU: The Unfinished Work of Rick Haydn Horst
Price: Free! Words: 238,720. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Jiyu is the journey of Rick Heiden, who steps beyond his comfort zone, and his life is never the same. He travels to another world and learns that more to him exists than the introvert who revels in the quiet calmness of his apartment to read the latest novel by the fireplace.
Bjale Re Kwele
Price: Free! Words: 72,670. Language: Sesotho. Published: August 9, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Bjale Re Kwele ke kanegelo ya masogana a mabedi e lego Lesiba le motswala wa gagwe Matome bao bobedi bja bona ba bego ba rata go ipona ba tšwetša dithuto tša bona pele kua Yunibesithing ya Tshwane, gore bjang, aretse ka ge bohloki bo be bo iphile maatla. Ke masogana ao a gotšego a dira tše dintši mmogo, ge re ka di bala, le ka sobela letšatši la ba la hlaba.
Child Kidnapping In The Isle Of Man
Price: Free! Words: 189,550. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
This is the story in novel form of 3 Anglo-Russian children snatched by the Isle of Man care system due to an undiagnosed rare medical condition of one child. They have been prisoners for 5 years and the IOM Courts condoned this. It can happen to your children so is the IOM a safe place for children? John and Vera came here for better education but the worst school in the UK would have been safer
Gedagtekringe, 'n Afrikaanse Bundel
Price: Free! Words: 58,140. Language: Afrikaans. Published: April 1, 2019. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Gedagtekringe is ‘n versameling stories, staaltjies, rubrieke en motiverings artikels. Hier is iets vir elke leser: jonk en oud om te geniet.
خط الزوال
Price: Free! Words: 93,670. Language: Arabic. Published: March 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
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Behold the Wanderer: A Novel against Modernity
Price: Free! Words: 53,060. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It's the year 213 NE, New Era. During an event called the Big Reset, any record of human history has been erased. Even the memory of God has been abolished. Wulf Gungnirsson, an ambitious young man, vows to preach the Truth. Will he raise an army of outcasts to overthrow modernity?
Tuđina: Ogledala u crno belom
Price: Free! Words: 110,920. Language: Serbian. Published: September 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Lesli se bori da se odbrani od stalnog rasizma zbog svog bi-rasnog odnosa. Čikago 1970-tih. Ona je 18, a njen dečko je crnac. Stalno je izbegavaju i sramote jer prkosi dugogodišnjem američkom tabu protiv takvih veza. Bela Amerika je nemilosrdna u svojim krajnjim, dehumunizirajućim predpostavkama o njenoj motivaciji, ali nju pokreću tajanstvene sile. Rođena u Americi, Lesli ne zna, ali je njena bak
Name No Names
Price: Free! Words: 72,820. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An old woman lies in hospital with a broken leg, thinking back over a varied life which has taken her to Mexico, to wartime London, to Apartheid South Africa and to Wales. As an anthropologist she has been able to cast a quizzical eye over many societies.
Answered Prayer
Price: Free! Words: 54,780. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eun Seo, the activist daughter of the successful Pastor Lee Sang Chul, has a life that is full to bursting with blood drives, fundraising events, and visits to orphanages and old folks' homes. Surprisingly, Eun Seo finds herself an unwed mother-to-be. Eun Seo is determined that her mistake will not harm her father’s ministry. Her quest to protect her unborn child leads to unexpected results.
Pruforker's Way
Price: Free! Words: 194,910. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017 by M.H. Dartos. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
J. Aloisio Pruforker, a publican in Dundrum, living life in the only way he knows. In short, Pruforker's Way: the story of one everyman
Slow Fishing the Fresh Waters of Italy
Price: Free! Words: 111,140. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
Trying to make his way in a complex world, a talented but preoccupied young man’s love of fly fishing leads him to learn how to enjoy life’s moments and pleasures, unhurried.
The Triangle
You set the price! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A gripping tale of intrigue and war in precolonial Africa. Two young people -- Kalinda, a page in the court of the King of Buganda; and Nagawa, one of the king's beautiful young wives -- are swept up in conflict as missionaries, rival tribes and soldiers of fortune vie for power in what is now Uganda. Meticulously researched, this historical novel describes a pivotal moment in African history.
Mangoes for Mei Fong
You set the price! Words: 50,740. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is an eerie yet slightly funny novel centered around the funeral of a lesbian business woman and the clash of modern and traditional cultures that is typical of South Taiwan.
Mary of Angels
Price: Free! Words: 84,490. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017 by Escrit Lit. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Lives intertwine at the Californa/Mexico border. Smugglers, immigrants, cops, lawyers, journalists, politicians, predators... and the various residents of barrios on both sides, a community with an imaginary line drawn across its heart.
Masks of Morality
Price: Free! Words: 95,510. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Caryssa was a high-tech professional obsessed by the lure of power and money. Until her child came and nothing was about her anymore. She and friends make choices dramatically altering lives surrounding issues of human compassion, moral decision and the reality and spiritual costs of American politics. And what might a bloody dove found behind a Sausalito art gallery have to do with all this?
The Un-death of Me
You set the price! Words: 68,960. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Alicia Su Lozeron's The Un-death of Me tackles subjects of alienation, self-discovery, complexities of love and marriage, quests of fulfillment and happiness, and mankind as a whole, rendering a visionary sense of humanity. It celebrates cultural differences and similarities; it embraces mankind and human endeavors, proposing balanced mindsets very much needed in today's polarized societies.
STORIE - o una soltanto, sempre la stessa - dalle ANTILLE
You set the price! Words: 82,210. Language: Italian. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Storie che s’accalcano e s’accavallano una sopra l’altra come ondate schiumose. Storie di antillani e non, che a fatica galleggiano in un corso d’acqua (la madre di tutti i fiumi, o è questo il mare?) di cui nessuno vede le sponde, né ricorda le sorgenti, e ancor meno ne scorge la foce. Però c’è chi giura di conoscerne ogni segreto, incluso il nome di Chi li ha buttati laggiù per provarli e render
A Better Life
Price: Free! Words: 81,820. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
In order to escape gang violence, Raul leaves Honduras to find a better life in the US. Armed with only his wits, he travels on the tops of freight trains as he traverses a hostile Mexican world overrun with bandits, drug cartels, and crooked cops. He knows he’ll face many dangers on his journey, but he is determined to continue north, always north, in the hopes of being reunited with his family.