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Busted in Bollywood
Series: Bollywood Billionaires, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,340. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Shari Jones needs to get a life. Preferably someone else’s. Single, homeless and jobless, Indo-American Shari agrees to her best friend’s whacky scheme: travel to Mumbai, pose as Amrita, and ditch the fiancé her traditional Indian parents have chosen. Simple. Returning to her Indian birthplace, she has an epiphany. Maybe the happily-ever-after of her dreams isn't so far away?
Repairing the Sky, Tales of Myth and Magic from Old China
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Myths and tales from China retold by a prize-winning poet and translator.
The Handsome Devil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(5.00 from 1 review)
A feisty bookworm secretary butts heads with her new, arrogant and incredibly sexy boss.
A Mile in Her Shoes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,410. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“A Mile in Her Shoes” is a semi-fictional tale that combines storytelling, science, and magical realism to transport the reader through 60 years and across two continents. Lytle presents a “life flashed before my eyes” scenario with a twist, chronicling the life of her mother, a Korean-born American full of vim and vigor, who was quick with a dirty joke, and fiercely battled racism and illness.
Ready Reference Treatise: Woman at Point Zero
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Firdaus happens to be a murderess. The novel presents her first-person account. She agrees to tell her life story to the author, before her execution.
The Chronicles of Calonarang: Baladeva Vol. 1 Way of The Tiger
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 240. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Historical » General
The epic story with contemporary allure and FULLY DIGITALLY PAINTED that is based from a Javanese legend dating from eleventh century in the reign of King Airlangga from the Javanese Hindu-Buddhist Kingdom of Medang. As tradition tells it, Calonarang was described as an evil figure whose spread pestilence throughout the kingdom. This ancient tale, as retold in so many books exhibits...
Seeing Through Stones (Book Two)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,180. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
In Book Two, separated from her Post-it note prince, Talia hides at a safe house for survivors of domestic violence while her father turns the city upside-down to find her. Surrounded by women fighting their own demons, Talia faces her past at every turn.
Ayumi's Violin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,520. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Prejudice & Racism, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1959 when her mother dies, twelve-year-old Ayumi leaves her home in Japan to find her American father. Biracial, she is confronted with a resentful half-sister and a racist stepmother. She wants to be accepted by her new family, but how much of her true self must she give up? Ayumi’s only solace is her music. When she is deprived of her violin, she shocks even herself by doing the unthinkable.
Fables and Legends from Japan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
The book includes a collection of Japanese legends and fables collected by the missionary Claudius Ferrand in Japan.
Seniors Sleuth
Series: Winston Wong Cozy Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Winston Wong, an ex-video-game-tester, tries his hand at solving a crime in the local senior home.
Ready Reference Treatise: Obasan
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The novel teems with highly emphatic imagery of stones, silence, and streams. The imagery is noticeable throughout the story. Throughout the story there is the presence of highly interesting dreams.
Ready Reference Treatise: Nectar In a Sieve
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The story revolves around the central character, Rukmani, the daughter of the village headman, and her husband, Nathan, a tenant farmer. The title of the novel has been taken from the famous line written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge in his poem ‘Work without Hope.’
I'm a Magical Girl?!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,510. Language: American English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Manga, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Sam's father is a Naval officer currently stationed aboard a ship in Yokosuka Japan. His son Samuel is attending an international high school and living in the dorm. One day while in the Honch looking for snacks he trips over a crowbar. When he picks it up a surge of magic goes through him. What will this mean for the teen?
Literature Help: The Kitchen God's Wife
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,400. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The story basically extensively explores the Sino-American female identity and draws on the story of the life of the author’s mother.
Ready Reference Treatise: Kokoro
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The novel describes in great details the transition from the Japanese Meiji society to the modern era. The story is presented through the exploration of the friendship between a young man and an older man he calls ‘Sensei’ or ‘teacher.’
Tabitha Fay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A leather bound book is being read today by four generations of women that have lived a life in the shadows of Oak Tree Hill Mansion. One girl in particular takes refuge in that shadow – she is the splitting image of Tabitha Fay – a girl who was once loved by a paraplegic father and openly despised by a mother who once held great power until Tabitha ripped it away while inside her womb.
Sobriety Test
Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Doris Tsang is the "most successful" of the three Tsang sisters. She's the superior court judge married to a respected medical research scientist for over thirty years. Her three sons are graduate students in medicine and law school. She's always kept to the straight and narrow path - but her hunky new law clerk has her thinking about a detour...
The White School
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,530. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Urban
This collection of short stories reveals 21st century racism from many perspectives, and it delves into the most basic tenet of human behavior: Some people change, some people try, and some people do neither. Welcome to The White School
Ready Reference Treatise: Chinese Cinderella
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
She had published her autobiography in 1997. “Chinese Cinderella” is a revised version of part of that autobiography. The autobiography was titled “Falling Leaves.”
Menarche
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
After the death of his Balinese wife, financial circumstances force expat Jordan Elliot and his nine-year-old half-Balinese daughter to return to Connecticut to his wealthy, domineering, social register mother.