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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
¿Cómo llegó un excelente té a llamarse "Té de los Monos"? ¿Por qué llamamos a otro té "Traído por los Pájaros"? ¿Qué tiene que ver la Diosa de la Misericordia con uno de los mejores tés oolong que existen? ¿De dónde obtuvo su curioso nombre el té "Gran Túnica Roja"? ¿Cómo se volvió negro el té Keemun? ¿Qué tienen que ver los dragones con el té?
Load Of Mercy
Price: $2.99 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.
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: $2.99 USD. 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?
Abatwa Comic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In days gone by, before man left footprints in the sands of Africa, there were tiny people called the Abatwa who lived with ants. It is a hard life filled with dangers and difficulties. There are enemies both above and below ground. For all we know, they may still share their lives with ants. Tola is standing guard duty when a snake enters the tunnels. He sends the other guard for help...
A Flax Rope
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Spooky Maori ghost story involving the guardian warriors and the ghost waka (canoe.)
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.
Leaving Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Having to leave their beloved island home to find work breaks Robyn's heart. She shares her love of home as she walks through the cove with descriptive scenes and emotional memories.
The Dreamcatcher
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,590. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017 by Sapphire Books Publishing , LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
High school is rarely easy, especially for a tall, somewhat gangly Native American girl. Add a sprinkle of shyness, a dash of athletic prowess, an above-average IQ, and some bizarre history that places in the guardianship of her aunt. Then normal high school life is only an illusion.
A Taste Of My Thoughts A Perverts Dream
Price: Free! Words: 350. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
By the stupidity of the few the wicked will now be released upon our children. For every occurrence their excuse will be they are transgender. We are opening Pandora's box to all perverts with the excuse of being transgender with no way of denying their claim. They can claim they woke up today to realize in that moment they were transgender. So let's sacrifice all for the few when we have ways to
Driven Into Exile
Series: My Lost Country. Price: $3.79 USD. Words: 80,640. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Maria Dziedzan became an award winning author when she published her debut novel When Sorrows Come and this, her second novel written in the same inimitable style, is one not to be missed. Especially if you are interested in the events surrounding the Second World War
A Taste Of My Thoughts Equality
Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Today, yesterday and our tomorrows seem to lack equality between black and white persons. I talk to many people of many races and they seem to all say the same thing, I hold no grudges against my fellow man. So if it is not the people then I ask who is holding us all down? Why in the year 2017 are we behind other nations when it comes to racial equality? We live together, eat together etc...
Aesop Fable: Filbert, The Not So Smart Fox; Teaching Your Kids Morals Through Storytelling
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Young Filbert Fox listens to a story his granny tells him about how foxes are the smartest creatures and so he sets out to prove this to be true. But when tries to prove how clever he is when he meets Willie Wolf and the Crow family, things do not turn out as he expected at all.
Book 36 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
These two stories are light and humorous. In the first, Nomvula gets caught in the bureaucrats’ sticky web. She has lost her identity and finds out that losing her identity is far worse than losing her car keys, or her glasses. The second story is about the religious sects popular with the working class. They meet in the open and are driven by charismatic preachers.
Unk Eats A Garden And Thrives; Disruption: Resilience> Well-Being; Change: Adapt> Prosper: Enjoy Ideal Vegetable Food
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 102,110. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Wog's Garden is mostly a fictional account of Winslow Oliver Green's conversations with his friend Junior Fre. They talk about values and goals and what makes life enjoyable. They don't have all the answers but often come up with interesting observations, some of which seem to be at least partial answers to how life can be made better.