Books tagged: chinese american

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Indigo Shade, Alizarin Light
Series: Contemporary Fantasy Tales. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016 by EuroMark. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Ted Chun searches out the Lost and Found Emporium, a shop where lost things go. He’s searching for his lost love and finds her in many different guises. Inside, one of the proprietors takes him to a magical doorway that opens into a different room each time. In each room, she appears in a different way and so does he. They both learn more about themselves and the way their life went awry.
Balmy Darlings and Deaths
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,380. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Raina Sun is cashing in a gift certificate for a free hairstyle from the town’s premier beauty salon and day spa. When the attacker ends up six feet under, her best friend becomes the prime suspect. As the murder investigation heats up, Raina summons her sleuthing skills to track down this devious killer before she becomes the next target. There's no place for an amateur when it comes to murder...
Scent of Sandalwood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016 by EuroMark. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Russell Chen dreams of a beautiful but mysterious woman with natural red hair every time he sleeps. Now, while on vacation with his girlfriend Vina on Kauai, he begins seeing the mystery woman, first in hints and then suddenly but briefly, in his waking hours. Vina remains cheerful and upbeat, but Russell is driven to find the woman from his dreams.
The Tool of the Sea: The Life and Times of Anna May Wong
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
We remember Hepburn, Monroe, and West. They were the queens of Hollywoods Golden Era. But there's one star that's often left out even though in her time there were few more famous: Anna May Wong. She was a symbol of grace and beauty, but more importantly she broke barriers and became the first Asian American actress to be not just a star, but have international recognition. This book covers th
Nerves of Steel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,640. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a story about my mother, Dr. Shi Ming Hu, and her extraor-dinary journey from China to America, her heartbreaking separation from her husband and family, her lonely days of struggle, her re-markable accomplishments, and a profound love for her children and friends that transcended time and space.
Attack Doll 1: Violet Lost
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,530. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Twenty-one-year-old Trevor Chiao is Prime Indigo; he is a member of the fabulous Primes. Protected by an indigo-colored force shield that enhances his strength and speed and keeps his identity secret, he travels all over the world with his fellow Primes, battling monsters, Zoinks, and the mysterious Lily Lee, a beautiful Asian woman who refers to herself as . . . the Attack Doll.
Journey To Josie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
A Chinese-American adopts a child from China and, along the way, addresses some long-buried issues from being raised in a small California town where his family was the sole Chinese family.
Sulan, Episode 1: The League
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A teenage math prodigy defies her parents and secretly trains to be a mercenary.
My Random Life: A Work in Progress
Price: Free! Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Episodes from the life of an average Asian American guy with depression and bipolar disorder, finding healing and experiencing freedom from shame. Preview portions of a forthcoming book.
Beware of the Chinese Mama: Novel Excerpts About the Chinese Mama-fioso
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
"Why don't you write about your mother, like Amy Tan?" said a friend. I resisted, but my mother crept into my writing. Is she a tiger mother? Not strict enough. Dragon lady? Too disorganized. Girl yelling "Me love you long time?" Uh, try another era. My mother defies stereotype. For my friend, and for anyone else who likes, or fears, or is a Chinese Mama, read and weep over the Chinese mama-fioso.