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The Red-Headed Demon
Series: The Samurai Detective, Book 6. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 48,790. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Asia
This seventh book in the Samurai Detective series sees adopted samurai Seikei take charge of a "red-headed demon"--a boy from a foreign country who seems to want nothing but dumplings. Unfortunately, many people, including a murderer, want to take the boy away from Seikei. The long voyage by land and sea proves to be full of adventure and daring.
Tobor the Carry-On Robot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,890. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Asia
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Tobor the Carry-On Robot is a middle-grade novel for ages nine and older; it is not only an entertaining adventure but also extremely educational. Included are current photographs of various sites in Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, and Hong Kong, as well as several taken during the Vietnam War.
Four Fiends
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,690. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Firedrake Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Asia
Four kids from different parts of the world band together to fight and defeat four evil fiends and save the Guardians of the World.
Two Worlds One Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,660. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Africa, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Asia
This is an Afro-Caribbean publication containing two stories that Nelson Mandela said was ‘wonderful’. The African story concerns an Africa from the past to the present day and Nelson Mandela’s influence on it. The Indian story is of a girl’s dream of the man she will one day marry. Both stories extol the virtues that the peoples of both proud countries have given to the world.
Indian Dreams Come True
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Parents, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Asia
Described by Nelson Mandela as ‘a wonderful story’ this tells of a girl’s dream of the man she will one day marry. It is set in the Punjab and is suitable for any reader over 8 to adult. Read about Kulwant’s trials and tribulations as she travels along the path to choose the husband of her dreams. Compare the gifts of love that each suitor presents her in a bid to be the ‘chosen one’.
Close Encounters of a Third-World Kind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Asia
"Think of it as an adventure," Annie Ferris's father tells her when he announces that the family will be spending two months in Nepal on a medical mission. But what sort of adventure is it if you have to leave behind your friends, sleep in a tent with your bratty little sister, and be expected to eat something called yak cheese? When Annie meets Nirmala, she begins to get to know the real Nepal.