Books tagged: border crossing

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The Crossing, a short story
Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A family from the States, on their way to Costa Rica, run into trouble crossing the border into Guatemala.
At the Gates of Walhalla
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,600. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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Is committing a crime to prevent a crime really a crime? The Battlefield of Good against Evil can exist anywhere. Maybe just down the road from you. Even in your own backyard....
Border Love: Risk It All In The Name of Love
Series: Interracial Pairings, Book 3. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Santos Rodriquez has received a letter that his Work Visa will not be renewed. There is nothing he can do about it. He only has three weeks to enjoy America, then he'll have to go back to Mexico. Vivian Houston is a woman with a big heart. Can she convince Santos to allow her to help him?
Coyotes: A Journey Across Borders with America's Mexican Migrants
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,640. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012 and represented by David Halpern. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
To understand the lives of Mexicans who slip into the United States, Ted Conover accompanied them across deserts, hid in orange orchards, floated across the Rio Grande, and cut deals with traffickers in human sweat. This classic account, a harrowing vision of life among the American underclass, is an enduring contribution to our national debate on immigration.
Wanderlust - an Anthology of Best Extracts from the Round-the-World Trilogy: Scot Free, A Scot Goes South & A Scot Returns
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,100. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Alastair Scott's epic five-year sojourn roughing it round the world was originally (and still is) published in three volumes. Wanderlust brings together a 'best' collection of his writings from this journey. He writes with deep insight and caustic humour; diverse, bizarre, beautiful and poignant impressions of our world and humanity in all its forms. This is a delight from start to finish.
Open This Box!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Jim and Carmen, a couple, taking the Trans-Siberian Express train from China to Germany, meet a tragic German businessman in a Shanghai bar and are warned of the pernicious border guards en-route who confiscate food and valuables. On the train Jim devises a cunning plan to avoid the problem but is humiliated in the process.
Mateo's Map
Price: Free! Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the 1980s, a Tzotzil native from the Mexican highlands leaves his family to search for work in the US and finds that crossing the treacherous border leads to an unexpected friendship.
The Saga Of Nelia Doe
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Newgrange Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A CA lawyer helping the hopeless. Beautiful Nelia's journey from Belize to Beverly Hills. A Hollywood TV producer searching for his comatose son's nanny. La migra, illegal border crossings, murder of a Mexican journalist. These exciting vectors collide in McCann's magical novel, where both privileged and poor are caught in the same net of greed, power, sex, death and resurrection.