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Saved By The Bang
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 64,220. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Welcome to 1980s Belarus, where Polish denim is the currency, “kike” is a pedestrian endearment, and a second-trimester abortion can be procured for a box of chocolates, Antonia Olenski, a catty half-Jewish professor at the Gomel Music Academy, wavers between her flamboyant composer husband, Joseph, and a chivalrous tenor, Nicholas.
A Simetimes Strange Story
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,320. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
A wise scholar once said, “There is a plan for each one of us outside of our control. From the moment we are born, we are set on our own predetermined road. Anything we would do could help or interfere. It may delay the passage, but we would never stray off its course. We would always come back and move along again.”
Year of the Boar: Tica
Series: Changeling Sisters Novellas. Price: Free! Words: 44,280. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A young girl suffering from a mysterious illness teams up with a vampyre prince to stop an ancient evil invading the tropical shores of Hawai'i, and in turn, learns the truth about her heritage.
Living In Secret/The Skin of Water/Esoterica Series Combo
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 166,370. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Join popular teen author Cristina Salat in a 3-part journey as she blends characters from her original novels LIVING IN SECRET and THE SKIN OF WATER/DEFENDING THE DREAMCATCHERS into a third story in the "Gathering The Dreamcatchers" chain of unconventional adventures for today's millennial teens...and everyone who cares about them!
Destined to Rule
Price: $4.12 USD. Words: 36,780. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016 by Wordedge Digital Media. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sariki was sharply taken to a distant abode immediately after his birth. By a strange twist of fate, coupled with the mark on his face, he was identified by his kinsman. How was the identification confirmed?
Overthrown
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,460. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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Oroma had always lived an ordinary life until her vllage was invaded and she was carried off as a slave to an unknown land. What could the future hold for her? Gloom or good? Never could she have imagined that she was about to take part in the greatest part of history! * * * * * For all you who want to have that thrill of African adventure, this is for you
The Puppy Series Box Set
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 271,670. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Three books, one story… the Whole story so far… When Eric’s life fell apart, he bought a puppy. Now, collected together, read the acclaimed first three books in Eric’s journey, a journey to pick himself back up, a trip through 21st Century America where lives blend in confusion, loss, death, and renewal…
Broken Hill, Broken Lives
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,040. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Sunburnt Circus is back, 2 years after the first story. It's a stand-alone book not dependent on having read the first. Here we see the children again, and their relationship with another family they meet in town. The story also focuses on the Walker siblings. The Walker's past cruelly catches up with them and all hell breaks loose. Indigenous art and themes emerge as Dan and Kenny visit home.
Romeo and Juliana
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2016 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In this modern-day retelling, Romeo Zimowski and Juliana Singh must overcome the objections of their families, misunderstandings, and an unforeseen tragedy to claim the happy ending Shakespeare's lovers were denied.
Passage of Love
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 70,860. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Zhara endures a troubled childhood in Ghana. Determined to escape she studies hard and graduates with honours enabling her to embark on a business career. Her relationship with her first love is dogged by tribalism and religious prejudice. Only when she is forced to consult a psychologist can she begin to deal with her troubled past
Een brandend dek
Price: Free! Words: 63,540. Language: Dutch. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In de Gouden Eeuw verlieten duizenden Nederlanders de Republiek om onder de vlag van de VOC op Ceylon hun geluk te beproeven. Tegen het einde van de achttiende eeuw had zich daar een rijke Hollandse gemeenschap gevormd, maar toen het in Engelse handen kwam emigreerden de meeste families naar Batavia. De achtergebleven gezinnen waren rond 1900 geheel opgegaan in de Brits koloniale samenleving.
Shrouded Witness
Series: One Of Books · My Personal Favorites · Truly Unique Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,040. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Peter Lachmere, a freelance video journalist learns about a nameless organization with members acting as observers of various societal strata and infrastructures. At great personal risk, they capture observations against the official narrative of the various diverse countries on the planet of Wolyraf. Will he make it to the end in this truly unique story?
Ephron the Hittite Boxed Set
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 184,500. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Meet the man who met Abraham and his family. The builder who chose exile to save his rebellious wife, the dragonslayer who had to sit still while Sargon attacked, the warrior with a secret weapon and weakness, the advocate for women in the ancient world, and the peacemaker who will learn the heavy price he must pay to save the Hittite Empire. Adonai is their Elohim no matter what.
Literature Help: Fathers and Sons
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Most conservative Russians criticized the novel when it was first published, thinking that the author had glorified nihilism through the character of Bazarov.
The Un-death of Me
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 70,330. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Alicia Su Lozeron's The Un-death of Me tackles subjects of alienation, self-discovery, complexities of love and marriage, quests of fulfillment and happiness, and mankind as a whole, rendering a visionary sense of humanity. It celebrates cultural differences and similarities; it embraces mankind and human endeavors, proposing balanced mindsets very much needed in today's polarized societies.
Northumberland - Time and Place
Price: Free! Words: 39,730. Language: British English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An anthology of writing celebrating the 10th anniversary of Hexham Book Festival
Folktales of Bhutan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,020. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
From the author of Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti another dip into the library of the storytellers from the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan. Folktales of Bhutan is a collection of thirty-eight folktales and legends and is a first attempt by a Bhutanese to record in English the oral tradition of this kingdom in the eastern Himalayas.
STORIE - o una soltanto, sempre la stessa - dalle ANTILLE
You set the price! Words: 82,210. Language: Italian. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Storie che s’accalcano e s’accavallano una sopra l’altra come ondate schiumose. Storie di antillani e non, che a fatica galleggiano in un corso d’acqua (la madre di tutti i fiumi, o è questo il mare?) di cui nessuno vede le sponde, né ricorda le sorgenti, e ancor meno ne scorge la foce. Però c’è chi giura di conoscerne ogni segreto, incluso il nome di Chi li ha buttati laggiù per provarli e render
Born of the Sea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,910. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Amidst the beautiful Portuguese backdrop of a green sea and cliffs rising to the heavens, Gabriel Villante Santos fulfills his destiny. From the youngest of age, Gabriel learns the way of the sea, murder, betrayal, loyalty, and the love of one woman. Smugglers, privateers, the most cunning of black marketers, con men, and what the ultimate role in his Family will be.
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 Winner of a GOLD MEDAL "IPPY" by the Independent Publishers Book Awards 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.