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The Word Not Spoken
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 204,980. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A backpacker falls face-flat in love while on holiday in Turkey. Leigh doesn’t learn that Ahmet is a Kurdish freedom fighter until after their 3-day Islamic wedding. In funny and poignant scenes, Leigh learns to deal with neighbours pounding at the door, chickens in the basement, a new friend who needs help to escape and the growing threat of torture and separation from the man she loves.
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.
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.
A Voice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 199,410. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Now Muslim, Tamika must face her Christian mother who instilled in her a love for Christ and made church the heartbeat of the family. Torn between her dedication to Islam, the longing of her soul, and her mother, the longing of her heart--her "lifeline," Tamika struggles to find peace somewhere in between. But she finds that something must give.
India Treasures: A Novel of Rajasthan and Northern India through the Ages
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 267,560. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In this monumental work covering the sweep of Indian history, a search through a maze-like fortress for a Maharaja's legendary treasure weaves together tales of danger and romance, and of spiritual and artistic triumphs. "Worthington has wonderfully captured the mystique and adventure-soaked atmosphere of Rajasthan, with its golden forts and the awe-inspiring desert." --The Statesman, New Delhi
The Boy Who Wanted Wings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,450. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"A gripping, transporting story." ~Kirkus Reviews Aleksy, a Tatar raised by a Polish peasant family, nurtures dreams of becoming a Polish winged hussar and of pursuing the Countess Krystyna, both impossible quests. One day he must choose which dream to pursue.
Etropole
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,070. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A quaint and quirky cosy crime set in Bulgaria as Poppa Roy helps investigate the disappearance of a couple from Ballina, Australia
Elisabeth Samson, Forbidden Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,360. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In 18th c. Dutch Suriname, an educated Free Negress, owner of rich coffee plantations, desires what her wealth cannot buy: legal marriage with her love, a white colonial officer. First she must overcome Dutch law forbidding mixed marriage, and the powerful forces of the government and white plantocracy who covet her property, call her whore and accuse her of treason. Based on a true story.
American Journeys: From Ireland to the Pacific Northwest (1854-1900) Book 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,760. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Kaplan family, a trapper and a native American struggle to survive in the Pacific Northwest as their cultures clash and each struggles to adapt to a changing world.
Why Do Indians...?
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 33,070. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015 by Provient Consulting. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
The world relishes beef... Indians ban it. The World thinks Cricket is just a game... For Indians, it is a religion The World can’t comprehend arranged marriage... For Indians, it is still a way of life. Ever wondered WHY? While interacting with curious non-Indian friends, I had to ponder about it. And the result is five honestly humorous semi-fictional stories that you can relate to.
Five Lives - One Day in Bahrain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,520. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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Five Lives - One day in Bahrain'Five Lives - A housemaid from Sri Lanka; a municipal garbage truck driver from India; a Filipina hairdresser and beauty salon manager; a British banker, and a young Bahraini man. Who connects with whom? Discover unsung heroes. This is an uplifting story that celebrates ordinary people in extraordinary ways.
Psalm Maker: The Journal of Booker Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Booker Jones reflects on his entry into the social issues and metaphysics of contemporary Southwest Indians. In his own words he documents a deeper spiritual experience, finds a female companion, and continues his odyssey among the Pueblo and Hispanic people of northern New Mexico. The dramatic events of Booker’s cross-cultural adventure culminates in a wisdom that has meaning for all humanity.
Pueblo Summer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,110. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Erin Fraser thinks agreeing to spend the entire summer on a New Mexico pueblo may be the biggest mistake of her life. And she's only been here an hour! How does a California girl cope with life on an Indian pueblo for two whole months? Once she meets Paolo, things take a dramatic change. But will that change be for better or for worse?
Fever: The Coldness of Fever (Book V)
Series: Fever. Price: $4.40 USD. Words: 72,590. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fever is an exposition of a heady but not inscrutable abstract tale conceived on the likeness of bodily symptoms to a dysfunctional family, coexisting like the nation it is indigenous to, resembles and lives within. Its nature points seemingly to a fictional story it likens in every aspect and symbolizes with such inane clarity. This is the historical tale of the Nigerian nationhood and its people
The Old Woman's Maid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,720. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An ailed old woman's maid's narration is told by her listener. Borrowing from personal experiences, he tells of life's complexities and the finality in its suspense, of pretense in religious probity and the cumbersome disguise of customs in unstable and unchanging times, as people seek for their idea of heaven. It tells of the failed stewardship of the perpetual maids of an ailing old planet.
Fever: Rising Temperature of Fever (Book II)
Series: Fever. Price: $4.40 USD. Words: 58,010. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fever is an exposition of a heady but not inscrutable abstract tale conceived on the likeness of bodily symptoms to a dysfunctional family, coexisting like the nation it is indigenous to, resembles and lives within. Its nature points seemingly to a fictional story it likens in every aspect and symbolizes with such inane clarity. This is the historical tale of the Nigerian nationhood and its people
Fever: The Origins of Fever (Book I)
Series: Fever. Price: $4.40 USD. Words: 64,220. Language: British English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fever is an exposition of a heady but not inscrutable abstract tale conceived on the likeness of bodily symptoms to a dysfunctional family, coexisting like the nation it is indigenous to, resembles and lives within. Its nature points seemingly to a fictional story it likens in every aspect and symbolizes with such inane clarity. This is the historical tale of the Nigerian nationhood and its people
Waiting For The Sun: Hasten The Day II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,580. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The sequel to the highly acclaimed and award winning dystopian speculative fiction novel 'Hasten The Day' by the same author. Five years after the collapse and breakup of the United States of America, new nations arise and compete amid the ruins of a superpower. 'World War Z' meets 'Mad Max'!
Fever: Gentle Aching Fever (Book IV)
Series: Fever. Price: $4.40 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fever is an exposition of a heady but not inscrutable abstract tale conceived on the likeness of bodily symptoms to a dysfunctional family, coexisting like the nation it is indigenous to, resembles and lives within. Its nature points seemingly to a fictional story it likens in every aspect and symbolizes with such inane clarity. This is the historical tale of the Nigerian nationhood and its people
Breasts of Doom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,320. Language: British English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is probably the saddest story ever, with a somewhat touching folded ending. It tells of a nameless newly married village girl, coerced into coming to the city with her husband to do menial work during the dry season. In a quick successive sequence of unending cruel happenings, she literally lives the life of her country.

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