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The Indian Crow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,680. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2018 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
26th January. 4:21 a. m. In a crumbling one room house, a young man bends over the light of an oil lamp, writing out a Republic Day speech the government has chosen him to deliver to the vast gathering in the Calcutta Maidan. But he is running out of time. And he must hurry before the country will put him into trial. Will his words become a hate speech? Or envelop his countrymen with patriotic f
The Cry of Freedom
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,470. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
“The Cry of Freedom” centrally revolves around the story of Narayangarh, a village of Uttar Pradesh India where feudalism is in its extreme and thus, many beautiful characters took births due to the result of such endeavors. Munna Baniya is a main protagonist who is a victim of a feudalism and poverty. He fights against orthodox rituals and injustice. In order to establish good governance, he cont
A Crack In The Wall
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,090. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A teen-aged white boy learns that defeating racial prejudice begins with the acceptance of a talented black boy.
The Leper Princess and The Court Jew
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The Hasidic Rebbe believed he was ready to perform a great miracle and to save a wayward, wandering soul. But that was before Zalman rebuffed the holy tzaddik's aid and spun a tale of terrible sinning that had occurred centuries before in medieval Germany, which he believed put him beyond hope of redemption.
Closing the Zoo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jimmy "Snake" Silver -- shredding guitarist of the Zoo, and the last torchbearer of a dying sound. Still living on the proceeds of his big hit single. Jimmy's bandmates -- late for rehearsal. Again. And they arrive bearing bad tidings. Jimmy's band teeters on the brink. He'll do anything to save it… "Closing the Zoo" -- a modern tale of the passions and pressures facing career musicians.
Concatenation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,500. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
This special collection of flash fiction and short stories features highlights from the KJ Hannah Greenberg Short Story Series, Volumes One through Five. Over 100 of the author's most unique, insightful, and whimsical stories in one edition. Greenberg's extensive bibliography includes works published in AntipodeanSF, Bewildering Stories, Calliope, Danse Macabre, and others.
I am Fruit Of earth
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 27,190. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
I am Fruit of the Earth comes to present as the main background the indigenous culture so forgotten by most of the Tupiniquins.
Centrifugal Force
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,180. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
With the European Union at stake, blackmail could negatively impact a crucial vote in the German Parliament unless Gervas recovers an irreplaceable relic he left in the United States on a lecture tour a lifetime ago. He knows who took the piece of history he once flaunted—the woman who had stolen his soul. He only hopes she still has the ring.
Un mariage tunisien
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,720. Language: French. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Déchirés entre tradition et liberté, les jeunes musulmans nés en Europe sont confrontés aux problèmes parfois insurmontables lorsqu'ils acceptent, sous pression parentale, d'épouser une personne originaire du pays de leurs ancêtres. Ce livre ouvre explore leurs dilemmes et apporte quelques réponses à leurs interrogations tourmentées.
Kwan Tingui
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2017 by Boruma Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Leung Soey, white-haired at the age of 73, desperately needs the gold that a wealthy client from Singapore, Kwan Douhak, will pay him to translate at a very personal gathering. Kwan Douhak seeks his long-lost half-sister. In the center of this meeting, Leung Soey has knowledge and power to tip the scales the way he wants—with a fortune in gold waiting for him, depending on the choice he makes.
Second Wind
Price: Free! Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Su Wan, an idealist on a mission to make sure that quality rehab is available to all, meets her match in Tae Joon, an ornery, spoiled, rich kid who experiences short-term memory loss after a motorcycle accident. Strong personalities collide on the restoration journey.
Book 40 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,860. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first two stories are about misunderstandings that sometimes arise between Western and African cultures. At one level, these are humorous incidents. At a deeper level, they raise issues about insensitivity and intolerance. In the third story, Happy is a four year old child abandoned by his mother. He is taken in by a kindly woman. This is a story about the difficulties in finding acceptance.
Book 39 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first of these two stories is set in an expensive boarding school. We follow the life of one of the boys, a failure with a grudge against authority. The boy witnesses a man being thrown off a whites-only train. The incident has a profound effect on him. It is a story of growth and maturity. The second story is a humorous tale of three sisters fighting over their wealthy mother’s will.
Book 38 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Lindi has a bad habit of showing off in front of her friends. What she does not realize is that one day she might have to beg them for help. The second story traces the changing traditions in the lives of three Pedi women. The old granny’s life was bound by tradition. Hers was an arranged marriage. The second woman wants to choose her husband and the youngest rebels against tradition completely.
Book 37 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 10,580. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first of these two stories is a humorous look at a rogue who invests in technology to cover his tracks. Unfortunately for him, it is the technology that leads to his downfall. In the second story, a young idealistic man journeys to Africa to help solve the problems of the continent. He is fated to learn the lessons of life which others who went before him have already learned.
Goin' Down To Anglotown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017 by Boruma Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In this alternate world, a parody of old stories and movies about Chinatown, three recent college graduates of Chinese and Japanese descent celebrate graduation with a dinner in Anglotown. Pals Ken, Andy, and Garth joke and harass each other at dinner, but Ken’s curiosity grows. Cindy Smith, hostess, offers to take him into the back where he can see the secrets of Anglotown.
MODERN ODYSSEUS ENGLISH FARMERS IN ZIMBABWE
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 138,350. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It goes without saying that "Padlocked and deserted: The family farm seized by black British GP is now under armed guard by 'thugs' wielding AK47s... as 7,500 miles away its new owner refuses to apologise Phillip Rankin and his family have farmed in Zimbabwe for decades"
Davi Leiko Till Midnight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017 by Boruma Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Mac Tom, who creates artificial humans, searches on a chaotic Free Night for the woman he created to be the love of his life. On Free Nights, however, all artificials become independent. Free Nights had been granted to prevent the creation of willing slaves and drones. Mac has until midnight to find Davi Leiko in a crowded party atmosphere and to persuade her to stay with him.
Back Bay
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
Back Bay - Second Place PGP Best Short Story 2015 A short story. The Back Bay only has one family living there. She can't keep going by herself. With her grandfather getting too old to help, it's time to move on. A discovery while gathering seaweed and limpets gives her food for thought.
Sunset in the Savannah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A mighty clash of cultures between the old and the new. which one prevails?