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True Abandon
Series: Abandon Collection. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,460. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Trapped by a storm, they embark on a night of reckoning that has one running away to Hawaii and the other following in her steps. As the victim becomes the villain, the two are forced to face the past, live in the present and find a way to navigate into the future.
Tinyembeti
Price: $3.12 USD. Words: 43,460. Language: Swati. Published: August 6, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Tinyembeti tisebentisa liphenyamuva kakhulu. Umbhali udlale ngalobuciko lobo kwakha mdvonseni ekuveteni imphilo yemfana, siphosemasiko, lohlukubetekile emoyeni ngendzaba yeyise longadlalanga indzima yakhe. Tinyembeti tiphindze tivete yona indlela yekuphila khona esiveni semaswati lokungiko kugcina yona imihambo kanye nemasiko aso sive.
Learn German with Stories: Plötzlich in Palermo – 10 Short Stories for Beginners
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: German. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In this follow-up to “Ahoi aus Hamburg”, Dino travels back home to his place of birth, Palermo – coastal city and capital of Sicily – to join the wedding party of his big brother Alfredo. Discover the culture and cuisine of northern Sicily, learn about sights and sounds of Palermo and improve your German effortlessly along the way.
My Patchwork Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,310. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
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Set in 2012/13, in both Cairo and Singapore, 34-year-old Egyptian Maha decides to take destiny by the hands as part of her quest to find Mr. Right. To make this happen, she literally moves continents, finding herself in the midst of some sticky, undesirable situations. It's a story for all those who are searching; especially those seeking true love, only to realise that real love is an inside job.
Awakening
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,180. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
A white male with amnesia finds himself being helped by a black Appalachian family.
One Heartbeat
Series: The Hana Du Rose Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 145,090. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
One chance. One life. One heartbeat away from eternity. A face from the past disturbs Hana’s second chance at love, pitching her backwards as her old life bleeds into the new. She's forced to deal with buried hurts and learn that forgiveness is a two part process. If you like small town mysteries with heart, then you’ll love the Du Roses. Buy One Heartbeat to get a taste of mystery down under.
Making Scandal
Series: The Essien Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014 by Love Africa Press. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a casual affair with the irresistibly smooth, tycoon Mark Essien results in an unplanned pregnancy, sassy Faith Brown finds out that making family is harder than making scandal in this sensual romance.
Ukhozi Olumaphiko
Price: $3.39 USD. Words: 47,150. Language: Xhosa. Published: September 19, 2017 by Via Afrika. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Yaxhuzula iveni yatsala, ndathi xa ndihlala ngeempundu, yaqhotyoshwa xhikri, ngxi yema, ndathi kuba ndingabambelelanga ndawo, ndatshibilika ndaya kubetheka entla. Ukuba yayingeyongxowa endandigungxiswe yona, ngeyayindiqwenge ndaphela inja endaya kuntlaleka kuyo phaya entla.
SAFFRON SEPTEMBER: A Muslim Woman's Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,410. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Zara grows up privileged, in Pakistan. By the time she reaches her late twenties, she is single and no longer welcome in her home; death, illness and an arranged marriage has broken family bonds. She leaves Karachi, Pakistan to seek a new life in America. What begins as a quest for a new life turns into a journey of faith. This is the story of Zara and Ali's struggle to find eternal bliss.
Sousanna: The Lost Daughter
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,320. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018 by Tranquility Press. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
As a five-year-old in 1950s Greece, Sousanna plays at being The American. When a stranger deceives her illiterate parents, she is sold to a new family and discovers that being an American is not a life of luxury. As her family searches for Sousanna, she must endure alone in a strange place-unaware of changes that mean home will never be the same.
Counting Coup
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 101,010. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Professor Avery Wainwright never planned on becoming sole guardian of her octogenarian Aunt Birdie, or uncovering a stack of 60-year-old letters revealing a long-held family secret. Avery searches for answers. But the scandal and loss she finds, the revelations about abuses, atrocities, and cover-ups at the Indian schools, threaten far more than she’s bargained for.
Concierto Barroco
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,050. Language: Spanish. Published: December 18, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
En esta novela deliciosa, propositiva y liberadora, el autor utiliza los recursos propios del barroco: la parodia, el artificio, la hipérbole y la enumeración proliferante, con mayor liberalidad; rompe con las ataduras de la cronología histórica y adquiere un extraordinario sentido del humor.
Men of Valor, Books 1 - 3 Boxset
Series: Men of Valor. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by Love Africa Press. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In a time when tradition dictated the lives of all, three courageous women will defy conventions and three men of honour will love them regardless.
The Bride of Amman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,630. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Bride of Amman, a huge and controversial bestseller when first published in Arabic, takes a sharp-eyed look at the intersecting lives of four women and one gay man in Jordan’s historic capital, Amman—a city deeply imbued with its nation’s traditions and taboos. Five young lives come together and come apart in ways that are distinctly modern yet as unique and timeless as Amman itself.
An Analysis of the Legitimacy and Effectiveness of Salafee Scholarship as an Antidote to Extremism
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,020. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The label Salafee-Jihaadee has been used to categorize Islamic groups that espouse violence against the West and Muslim regimes. The typology of Salafee-Jihaadee is met with vehement disapproval and criticism from adherents to Salafism. For this reason, the portrayal of Salafees as violent extremists requires scrutiny.
Apache Conquest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,270. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
1689… Carmen, a lovely Spanish noblewoman, must travel to Santa Fe to marry a man she has never met: the wealthy silver-mine owner her uncle has chosen for her. Half-Spanish, half-Apache warrior, Puma, is released from a Spanish prison in exchange for safeguarding a caravan headed to Santa Fe. But, when Puma sees Carmen, he vows to escape and take her with him… as his captive.
Corona
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013 by Sibling Rivalry. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Razia Mirza is a Pakistani woman from Corona, Queens, who grew up in a tight Muslim community surrounding the first Sunni masjid built in New York City. When a rebellious streak leads to her ex-communication, she decides to hit the road.
Mud Sharks
Price: $8.48 USD. Words: 89,360. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An intense, true-to-life story about the reality of life behind the trappings of fame, proving that Dave Barbarossa is not only an influential musician but also a gifted writer. Growing up amidst the casual racism in London in the 1970's, Harry plunges as a 15-year old into the world of rock 'n' roll finding purpose and redemption with its
Lerato Ntlhomole Tshetlho
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 38,650. Language: Tswana. Published: August 6, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Fa ke tswine ya puo ya setswana, mareo le diane, maele le melaetsa. O ka itumelela buka ka ditsela tsotlhe tsa botshelo, makete le boitume. Lerato le maaka. Ke nopotse molaetsa wa yona ka kelo tlhoko. Mme e ka go ama ka tsela di farologane.
World's End
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 88,030. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
World’s End (first published by William Morrow) is about love, corruption, and retribution in New Orleans before hurricane Katrina swept much of that world away. Nostalgically bittersweet, intricately plotted, it works on several levels -- as a family saga, a political thriller, and a kind of generational noir. A compelling literary experience, and a complement to the author's novel The Big Easy.