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The Boy Who Wanted Wings
Price: $5.99 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.
Mobius
Price: Free! Words: 146,040. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A mute and paralysed man found at his mother’s graveside - could this really be the twin brother that Daniel had thought was long dead? Daniel takes him in, determined to nurse him back to health, only to find the invalid’s behaviour becoming ever more threatening. As tensions escalate, the tiny cramped flat becomes a powder keg that will surely explode with catastrophic and profound consequences.
China History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,510. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Ancient Dynasties, The Western Powers Arrive, The Opium War, 1839-42, Physical Environment and Population, Ethnic Boundaries, Culture, Government, Economy
The Independent Girl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,360. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A passionate, tender love story of a lonely girl, Sandhya who begins to trust and love Akash, a wealthy but well natured man. This is a story of Love, Trust, Compassion and Betrayal. For anyone who is a romantic at heart and likes a love hate kind of romance, this book would take you into the emotional roller coaster ride of Sandhya and Akash's life! “Epic book” -Nathenel (Wattpad Reader)
Mourning Sham
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,650. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Mourning Sham is a tale of hope and renewed friendship in the context of a shattered Syria in turmoil.
Ride the Rainbow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,700. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Attractive, young and living in a sought after area of London, Sarah appears to have it all. But, she needed something or someone in her life. Growing up around a world of cycle racing, where her father Jason Curzon made his fortune, she is keen to get involved on a personal level. Due to what appears to be ‘bad luck', rider Bruce Connolly never quite makes it to the top of his game.
And The Puppy Ain't Here Yet, A 21st Century Adult Fairy Tale Begins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 194,590. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
OK... so the story starts. Every story starts at a beginning... every story, long or short. Every story begins at the beginning and moves towards a middle and comes to an end. Always... And this is that beginning, a "beginning" of a story in two volumes... "A 21st Century Adult Fairy Tale..." A journey through time distant and time near, into the NOW... The NOW... And so it begins.
Brick by Brick
Series: The Irish Novels. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,210. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Martha Marie takes the reader into the adult lives of ten siblings, an environment she knows well from her own childhood. She explores their relationships with humour and sympathy, and her affection for her native city, Dublin, comes through in all she writes.
Questing for a Dream
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,650. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Nadie is a bright but rebellious teen growing up Manitoba Cree. Living in abject poverty, she tries to help care for the younger children in the band. Devastated by the drowning death of her little cousin and unable to overcome her grief, Nadie leaves the band.
Pink is for Disappointment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,300. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Mennonite, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young man on a journey, many times ironically humorous, physically and psychologically challenging, attempting to escape a family suffering a poverty mentality condoned and supported by religion.
Burning Down Rome
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 145,050. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
While the world cheered for him, so loud he couldn't hear his own heart beating, behind the scenes Kid was poised between the band's overwhelming success and his feelings of crushing personal failure. In the midst of it all Kid fell in love, fell apart, melted down to almost nothing, and finally realized that making his way in a land of make-believe could either be deadly, or it could set him free
The Music of The Stars
Price: $3.94 USD. Words: 236,050. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Musician and teacher Helen N is resuscitated from being in cryogenic sleep on board the Galactic Voyager. Helen quickly charms the shipboard population, but is aghast that there is absolutely no tradition of music performance on board. She changes all that. Then it is discovered that there is a planet dead ahead on their trajectory, which drives the Ship crazy with excitement.
7 Crows, A Secret
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 206,980. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
“‘Seven crows, a secret, never to be told’. I guess I’m the secret no one ever told.” For over twenty years David has been haunted by the hanged man’s words. In 1933 he has one last chance to find their meaning. The trail of family stories leads him to the bedside of an old woman, the last witness to the events and David’s best hope for an answer. If she does tell, will anyone recognize it?
The Boy With The Patang
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 141,690. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » General
On a rooftop in Sikimpur, a young boy and girl fly kites. Some years later they meet again on their wedding day. So begins the story of enigmatic Sahira and solid Sami and what should have been their happy life together. But Sahira finds she cannot love Sami and Sami has a secret, which Sahira cannot ignore. Sami’s work takes them to Andalusia where, on the shores of Lake Bermejalis,
Mikawadizi Storms
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,170. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Freelance journalist Evie Arnold agrees to cover the emerging conflict between mining magnate Clive Gready, who plans to dig an open-pit mine in the Mikawadizi hills, and La Roche Verte Indian Nation, who intend to stop him. As she watches and records, the conflict spirals from serious to severe to ominous. and finally explodes into an epic battle between good and evil.
In Between the After
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,920. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Bo, one of twenty-four striking sisters cloned from older sister Megan, is able to revisit history in person, finding answers to well-known mysteries. She learns that she can choose her next life-path, choose her parents and the circumstances in which she will live, discovering her final as being the most incredible and wondrous incarnation on Earth.
Steep Climb to Elsewhere. Trials of a Catalan Family in Post-war Spain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 281,510. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Katchphrase International. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The Spanish Civil War lost, brothers Josep and Eduard Balaguer are exiled. The Balaguer women stay behind in their town in the Catalan Pyrenees to face Francisco Franco's vengeful regime until Josep returns home—alone. It will take decades of bribery, smuggling, imprisonment, love affairs, and other adventures to bring the family together again. But what will they have lost on the journey?
Seasoned Rum: The Mistaken Slave Girl
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,310. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the early nineteenth century, a black market of slave trading explodes. Raised a free woman of color, Scholastique Bigonesse inherits a large supply of rum, but her identity papers go missing and she’s kidnapped by a man wanting her fortune. Mistaken for a slave, her adventures carry her to a deep understanding of the times, while she seeks retribution.
Savage Revenge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,570. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
1818. On the ocean, off the west coast of Vancouver Island, North America. Proud and lovely Haina could not believe the arrogance of handsome Chance-Gift-from-the- Sea, a mere commoner who dared to capture her. As Chance faces treachery in his home village and certain death abroad at the hands of Haina’s ferocious family, only his love for the beautiful woman he captured can lead him to safety.
The Handless Maiden: A Lakota Mystery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Joanna Joe was murdered, her body dumped in a ditch on the Pine Ridge Reservation. Her hands - tattooed with her allegiance to the American Indian Movement - have been stolen. A killer’s trophy? Or a message? Lakota medicine-man-in-training Alex Turning Hawk is determined to find the truth and stop a bloody showdown between AIM warriors thirsting for justice and the FBI intent on control.

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