Books tagged: aboriginal

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Tales Our Enemies Tell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the late 1800s, Jesuit missionaries working in North-Central British Columbia recorded the oral histories of the Yinka Dene people. Based on one of these histories, Tales Our Enemies Tell is the story of the aging Hadintel, chief of the village of Chinlac, who in self-defense unknowingly kills the only son of the Silquotin dennza.
Black Hearts, Gold Minds - Murder Mystery in the West Australian Outback Goldfields
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,450. Language: Australian English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In the aftermath of World War 2, two returned soldiers try their luck in the outback goldfields of Western Australia. Murder and mystery abound involving tribal aborigines and greedy fortune hunters. The book details the tribal life of the aboriginal people, their black tracking skills and their customs. Police/aboriginal conflict is a highlight of the book.
Nudges from Grandfather: Honouring Indigenous Spiritual Technologies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Is there a “next world”? Are loved ones who have died somehow still with us? We are each connected with the spiritual realm. Some may call spiritual forces ancestors, others angels or still others, the names of forms of divine power in their traditions. Whatever their names, these forces work intimately with us when we seek to be of service to others. This book shares lessons in this practice.
Dark is Deepest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 373,650. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Get four stand-alone novels by award-winning author P.D. Workman. Follow these four teen girls from vastly different walks of life as they search for something better. Thought-provoking and eye-opening stories of poverty, prejudice, mental illness, and addiction will inspire readers of all ages and remind them that they are not alone.
Barons Reach: Book 3 The Dreaming Series
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,480. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A story of an Australian woman coming to terms with past injustices, by facing the ghosts of long ago (includes non-fiction historical information pertaining to the largest Indigenous Australian group of New South Wales).
When My Son Died
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,860. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
Parents should not have to bury their children. A father’s life is devastated as he fights to heal with Aboriginal language and ceremony. A lifetime of good works comes into question. Secrets are disclosed.
Shaman's Dreaming
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,670. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Shaman’s Dreaming tells the story of Akama, a young warrior who witnesses his uncle Mogo, the shaman of the tribe, perform a dark ritual on his father's spear. Akama’s father is murdered by sorcery and Mogo takes possession of his family. In fear for his life Akama flees the tribe into the desert. Journey with Akama as he confronts the dark power of Mogo in his quest to save his family and tribe.
A Series Of White Lies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,650. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
Loosely woven in and around First Peoples’ traditions and lifeviews, the four novellas in A Series of White Lies follow successive generations of an odd patchwork quilt of a family. The four stories are included in this bundle.
Expecting To Fly
Series: A Series of White Lies. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,220. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
“Just people.” Her simple words diffuse the escalating tension in a racially charged encounter. And with that, two naïve teenagers, Brigit and her brother, along with an irrelevant old street bum fuse into a formidable force. The three find themselves flying inescapably into a crazy-minded mission to help a broken city mend its ways.
Circles
Series: A Series of White Lies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,350. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
It’s no surprise to her. Not the first one anyway. But then another? And fresh on the heels of those two, yet one more? Initially for Rory it’s overwhelming. But quickly he is won over to thrive in the chaos and calamity the three youngsters bring to the once tranquil little blue house. Then one day, almost without warning, two of them are gone.