Books tagged: bali

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Earth Dance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,630. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Earth Dance, the story of four generations of Balinese women, centers on conflicts that arise between the demands of caste and personal desires.Narrated by Ida Ayu Telaga, a Balinese woman in her thirties, the novel shows Balinese women—as depicted by her mother, grandmother and female peers—to be motivated by two factors: the yearning to be beautiful, and the desire for a high-caste husband.
The Rape of Sukreni
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,130. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Violence, money, and melodrama-these are the volatile ingredients of The Rape of Sukreni. Written in the 1930s by A.A. Panji Tisna, a prince of the Balinese state of Buleleng, the novel is the author's best-known work and is still in print today.
Crash Position
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,330. Language: Australian English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Liz’s dream job as a flight attendant soon becomes a nightmare–uncovering an industry-wide scandal, while battling to save her own sanity. Crash Position takes you around the world on a behind the scenes visit, revealing the secrets the airlines don’t want you to know.
Channel Crossing: A short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In the treacherous Bali Straits, Balinese turtle hunters meet more than their match. A tale of sea adventure and turtle revenge. 2nd place prizewinner, AsiaWeek short story competition.
Shallow Water Blackout: A short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Literature » Sports
An epic short story tale of ego and obsession in the world of blue water hunting. Landlubber Wesley is out of his element as his friend Damien seeks to break the world spearfishing record for black marlin.
Nicotine: A short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Adventure » General
One boat. One Balinese, one Bali expat, one Australian, one American. Three heavy smokers, one pious teetotaler. Two sacks of rice, three boxes of noodles, coffee and salt, cooking oil and sauces. Ten cartons of cigarettes. More than enough for a week sail to Bali...but what happens when they lose their smokes?
It's Good
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,290. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Drawing from her own experiences living in Indonesia for 20 years, Linda Higgins writes about an adventure of a lifetime, bringing this colorful part of the world to life in a way that will stay with you long after you finish reading.
Spirit of a Place
Price: Free! Words: 80,730. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A landscape architect from Brisbane, Australia decides to leave his wife and travels to faraway places in search of spiritual awakening; an old life ends and new life begins. Only to find spirits come to those when the mind is ready to receive them. He found more questions than answers, and his personal spiritual salvation lay in connectedness to nature within the land itself.
From Tattoos to Textiles, Murni's Guide to Asian Textiles, All You Need to Know…And More
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,390. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Apparel, costumes, & textiles, Nonfiction » History » Asian
From Tattoos to Textiles examines the evolution and meaning of Asian textiles from earliest times by reference to how they are made and the use to which they are put by tribal societies, particularly in Indonesia. There are references to ancient mythologies and photographs from the author's collection.
From Jarrow to Java (on a beer scooter)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A book based on some of the unique characters and situations encountered in the course of a large construction project in East Java during a crucial time in Indonesia’s history .The cast includes all the usual suspects Europeans, Australians, Americans etc. but the starring roles are Indonesians.The account is based around the job, the impact on the area, the people, the ladies, the pubs, the prob