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A Crack In The Wall
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,090. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A teen-aged white boy learns that defeating racial prejudice begins with the acceptance of a talented black boy.
Closing the Zoo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jimmy "Snake" Silver -- shredding guitarist of the Zoo, and the last torchbearer of a dying sound. Still living on the proceeds of his big hit single. Jimmy's bandmates -- late for rehearsal. Again. And they arrive bearing bad tidings. Jimmy's band teeters on the brink. He'll do anything to save it… "Closing the Zoo" -- a modern tale of the passions and pressures facing career musicians.
Centrifugal Force
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,180. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
With the European Union at stake, blackmail could negatively impact a crucial vote in the German Parliament unless Gervas recovers an irreplaceable relic he left in the United States on a lecture tour a lifetime ago. He knows who took the piece of history he once flaunted—the woman who had stolen his soul. He only hopes she still has the ring.
Un mariage tunisien
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,720. Language: French. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Déchirés entre tradition et liberté, les jeunes musulmans nés en Europe sont confrontés aux problèmes parfois insurmontables lorsqu'ils acceptent, sous pression parentale, d'épouser une personne originaire du pays de leurs ancêtres. Ce livre ouvre explore leurs dilemmes et apporte quelques réponses à leurs interrogations tourmentées.
Book 40 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,860. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first two stories are about misunderstandings that sometimes arise between Western and African cultures. At one level, these are humorous incidents. At a deeper level, they raise issues about insensitivity and intolerance. In the third story, Happy is a four year old child abandoned by his mother. He is taken in by a kindly woman. This is a story about the difficulties in finding acceptance.
Book 39 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first of these two stories is set in an expensive boarding school. We follow the life of one of the boys, a failure with a grudge against authority. The boy witnesses a man being thrown off a whites-only train. The incident has a profound effect on him. It is a story of growth and maturity. The second story is a humorous tale of three sisters fighting over their wealthy mother’s will.
Book 38 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Lindi has a bad habit of showing off in front of her friends. What she does not realize is that one day she might have to beg them for help. The second story traces the changing traditions in the lives of three Pedi women. The old granny’s life was bound by tradition. Hers was an arranged marriage. The second woman wants to choose her husband and the youngest rebels against tradition completely.
Book 37 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 10,580. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first of these two stories is a humorous look at a rogue who invests in technology to cover his tracks. Unfortunately for him, it is the technology that leads to his downfall. In the second story, a young idealistic man journeys to Africa to help solve the problems of the continent. He is fated to learn the lessons of life which others who went before him have already learned.
MODERN ODYSSEUS ENGLISH FARMERS IN ZIMBABWE
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 138,350. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It goes without saying that "Padlocked and deserted: The family farm seized by black British GP is now under armed guard by 'thugs' wielding AK47s... as 7,500 miles away its new owner refuses to apologise Phillip Rankin and his family have farmed in Zimbabwe for decades"
Back Bay
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
Back Bay - Second Place PGP Best Short Story 2015 A short story. The Back Bay only has one family living there. She can't keep going by herself. With her grandfather getting too old to help, it's time to move on. A discovery while gathering seaweed and limpets gives her food for thought.
Sunset in the Savannah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A mighty clash of cultures between the old and the new. which one prevails?
The Shock Reader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"The Shock Reader" is an inspiring story of resilience that takes place in an atmosphere of intrigue. The novel is filled with mystery, as well as tales of humour, loss and family pathos.
When The Coffee Maker Sings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ordinary life in a teachers' lounge of a German high school told by the coffee machine. The coffee machine gives its insight while it observes the teachers and listens in to their stories. It has its own opinion of things and is not shy to give to us. Also it knows a lot of things especially when it comes to coffee.
The Story of Juanjin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,880. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Single mother Juanjin has great hopes when a sewing factory opens in her remote Chinese village but chances to improve her lot turn into unforeseen challenges. When the line of strange holiday items the factory produces is switched for dolls' costumes, both her perceptions of the west, and her plans for escape change.
2 amerika
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 79,990. Language: Turkish. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
AMERİKA VE TÜRKİYE ARASINDA YAZIŞAN İKİ ARKADAŞIN ANILARINDAN OLUŞAN, DÖNEMİ İRDELEYEN ROMAN...
Nectar
Series: The House on Glass Beach, 4.1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Nectar tells of the atrocities of the Armenian genocide through the story of one young woman’s lifetime—the family she lost, the love she found, and her determination to survive.
眈天望地小巡警
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
巡警不得不面对的事情何其多! Patrol officers have to face almost everything!
眈天望地小巡警
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
巡警不得不面對的事情何其多! Patrol officers have to face almost everything!
Cherubim
Price: $99.00 USD. Words: 64,290. Language: German. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Mumien, Gold und Wolkenmenschen... Ein spannender Roman aus dem untergegangenen Reich der Chachapoyas
Blasket
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,510. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
‘Thin Places’ are like metaphysical magnets. They are so called by ancient orders of Celts for their intrinsic attraction to converging fault lines. These lines are what separate reality from the alternate and metaphysical realities than run constantly parallel to this one. 'Thin Places' are where recorded and undocumented histories reverberate through time itself.