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Hard Bed Hotel
By Andrea Carter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,850. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
When a major earthquake in Santiago, Chile heaves a washed-up Latino rock star into the path of a cemetery caretaker she falls head over heels with his ghost while he is helplessly attracted to her cigarettes.
Arauco: A Novel
By John Caviglia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 302,830. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
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In 1540 the Spanish invaded the land now called Chile, meeting indomitable resistance from the Mapuche. For the first time, Arauco tells this war from both points of view. Its pages include the conquistador, Valdivia, his beautiful mistress, Inés de Suárez … and his scribe, Juan. Abducted by Mapuche and taken to live with the albino shaman, Ñamku, Juan comes to love the Mapuche girl, Raytrayen.
Lead Petals
By Quelli di ZEd
Price: Free! Words: 105,340. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Warning: experimental translation (hybrid) 1937, Sardinia, mines of Montevecchio. The accidental death of the small Giuseppino marks the beginning of an unstoppable fall for a whole country. In a segment of reality that moves, that tears to pieces, so many characters fill the life of the village. Emilio, destroyed by the remorse for the death of Giuseppino...
South of Centre
By Andrea Carter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,750. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
In typical South American fashion, the lives of extraordinary characters unravel across an amazing desert landscape, revealing stories about miners, gypsies and "militaries." With quirky humour and unexpected twists, the story of Clorinda and her "Latino Clark Gable" runs across several decades of recent Chilean history.
Rounding Third
By Renee Gravelle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,850. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Marisol is struggling to find her niche as a Latina newcomer in a small community. She acquires a series of successes but finds her position as a beloved softball coach under constant threat by the powers that be in the community. The consequences of "thinking like a woman," as one character says, force her to adjust her goals and dreams.