Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

Sub-categories: Cultural interest, general | Hispanic & Latino | Asian American | Jewish 
Forbidden Steps Under The wisteria
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 63,550. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Forbidden Steps Under the Wisteria is a vivid account of the life of three generations of Latin American Women, the story of the women descended from a gipsy and a Sicilian Count. With fierce passion and in vivid images, tragic and happy tales are brought to life by Gabriela, the link that joins the past and the present.
Camila y Heliodoro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,130. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Camila y Heliodoro han construido una vida juntos en Sonora. Sus cinco primeros guardan gran parecido físico entre ellos, pero la menor muestra los rasgos de los extintos ópatas, alberga un indomable espíritu indígena y añora una cultura cuyas huellas son casi imposibles de encontrar. Eloísa no dudará en renunciar a su posición social con tal de rencontrarse con su esencia y su tierra.
I Ain't Black and You Ain't White
Price: Free! Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"I ain't black and you ain't white", that's what he said to me. I wasn't about to argue with the man since at 6 foot 2, and 320 pounds, he was twice my weight and a foot taller than I. He said he'd prove it and I was a little uneasy about what might happen next!
Makes the Arrow Sing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An American Indian, born a thousand years ago in the mountains of Northern California, learns the ways of the People, survives the trial of manhood, and lives to old age, a revered member of his tribe. He wonders about the Great Spirit of all living things, and finally, high on a ridge, a wind-blown tree reveals a secret; and the Indian dies, understanding the meaning and power of Life.
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.
Tribe & Prejudice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,810. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A story about the Kingdom of Omegan, where multiple tribes coexist. The citizens at first appear to be at peace with one another, irrespective of their tribal affiliations, as none of them ever imagined that their diverse backgrounds was anything to worry about. But behind closed doors, there are people who engage in in­human and discriminatory practices.
Summarized & Analyzed: "Waiting for the Barbarians"
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,180. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2017 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The book includes introduction, plot overview, analysis of major characters, complete summary, and critical analysis. It is not the original text of the novel. It is a study aids book for students and teachers.
La perla del dragón y otras leyendas sobre el origen del té
Price: $5.83 USD. Words: 30,220. Language: Spanish. Published: April 19, 2017 by Runa Press. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
La historia del té está plagada de leyendas que sitúan su origen (y el de muchas de sus variedades) en un tiempo lejano, o en un tiempo más cercano pero lleno de imaginación. Esta colección de leyendas relacionadas con el té nos transportan al lejano Oriente en busca de las raíces del cultivo y el consumo del té, una bebida disfrutada por millones de personas en todo el mundo.
Load Of Mercy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,540. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017 by Balancing Rocks Publications Limited. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
A teenage girl struggles to keep her head above the water. Raise up in a rural African village as an only child, she has a future full of hope. It all changes one afternoon when she is sacrificed by those she trusts, sending her life on a tailspin. Against the odds, life must go on, if she can bear it.
Last Winter's Snow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,890. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Last Winter's Snow portrays recent LGBT history from a Swedish perspective, from the days when being gay was considered a 'mental disorder' to today's modern anti-discrimination legislation and the move toward equality. It's also the story of one couple and the ups and downs of everyday life, as they navigate society's changing rules and attitudes toward them and their relationship.
Just Like A Caucasian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,120. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Just Like A Caucasian isn’t your average race book. It’s poignant and refreshing. Odera O’Gonuwe aptly discusses the real problems minorities face and how they navigate these polarized waters.
A Tourist Visa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
On a visit to his long-lost grandfather in Latvia, a young Canadian traveler, confronted with Soviet bureaucracy, glimpses the possibility of romance.
Two Browns
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Story of Two Browns in a foriegn land.
हैरान प्यार
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
After a night of passion, the main character of the story looses her dream man. Is love just an illusion? Is love a way to escape solitude? The reader might find answers in the story. The prologue and epilogue are poems from famous Indian lady poets presented by the author. The back ground music is a mix of Indian sounds used in trance lounge music.
Amalia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,490. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Amalia is a teenager who falls madly in love with Zain, an older man, of a different culture and religion. However, when their love finally manages to surpass the beliefs of both of them, a well-kept secret is revealed and threatens to destroy it. «Amalia» is a poignant love story, a story of faith and courage which tells us that our most treasured dreams do come true.
The Exile
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,590. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
The Exile begins in the Northern Region of Ghana. Tani, the daughter of a royal Abudu chieftain and beautiful Andani mother, is caught in the crossfire between the two feuding Gates. Raised in a village steeped in superstition, Tani is branded as evil after her beloved mother is accused of disloyalty. Nine-year-old Tani is exiled from her family and home, and struggles to survive as a street child
Masks of Morality
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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 Eyes of the Sea, Twins of Telluria Book I.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,970. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In the early 1970’s, on the coast of Cameroon, young Fanya and her grandmother, Simone the tribal healer, find a wounded, unconscious being lying on the beach, tangled in a mass of seaweed. The strange creature is human-like and goes by the name of Sharduk. Together, the two women will try to save Sharduk’s life, healing his wounds and hiding him in the mangrove swamp.
Once Without Dying
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,680. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three young woman of different faiths, Sheeawna-a Christian, Akilah-a Muslim and Mali-a Hindu support each other through heartaches, love affairs, abuses and struggles. They gain the courage to pursue a unifying force and common purpose with a mystic, a female rabbi, a Zennist and a follower of Native American spirituality. It is a powerful story of love, respect and honor.
Mágica Leyenda del Dorado-Tomo I
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Primero tres volúmenes, publicado con el subtítulo Regreso de Bochica y Tisquesusa. Narrado en forma de novela histórica, reconstruye algunos tejidos sociales y muchos rasgos culturales de la etnia muisca asentada en los actuales departamentos de Cundinamarca y Boyacá, arrasada por la voracidad ilimitada de los conquistadores españoles, ansiosos de enriquecerse a costa de la depredación indígena.