Books tagged: cultural heritage

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Beautiful Burdens
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,420. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An interesting tale of life in a traditional polygamous Maasai family, an absorbing and explosive journey through a surreal world devoid of westernization
The Clay Sustains: Book 3 in The Clay Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,070. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
When she marries the man her father chose for her, she learns the shaman in her new village is a man who had previously terrorized her. Because he is determined to control her and the village, she must learn to use her power by calling on the raven, her spirit, to resist. With the lives of her family and the future of the village at stake, she must confront his magic, but at what cost?
Thich Nhat Hanh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Thich Nhat Hanh Understanding the Life and Teachings of Thich Nhat Hanh: The Zen Buddhist Monk Who Traveled the World in Exile While Spreading His Message of Love, Peace, and Understanding By Dr. Ruth Carr Thich Nhat Hanh was born in the city of Qu'ng Ngai, Vietnam in 1926 as Nguyen Xuan Bao. Not much is known about his early life or childhood. Known as a Vietnamese Buddhist monk...
Maya Angelou
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Maya Angelou Understanding the Life and Teachings of A True American Author, Poet, and Civil Rights Leader By Dr. Ruth Carr When we think of poetry and writing, a few names come to mind. Shakespeare, of course. Robert Frost, certainly. Emily Dickinson without a doubt. Oh, and let's not forget Edgar Allen Poe. However, it is impossible to think of this pantheon of talent without bringing up...
Earl Nightingale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Earl Nightingale Understanding the Life and Teachings of One of Americas First and Greatest Motivational Speakers By Dr. Ruth Carr The life of the man who is arguably one of the greatest philosophers of his era began in a time when one would not expect such a profound outcome. Born in Los Angeles, California on March 12, 1921, while America was struggling to overcome The Great Depression...
Summary of The Nazi Officer’s Wife
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Summary of The Nazi Officer’s Wife From Edith Hahn Beer Summary Station This book begins with a preface that explains that the story is a true one. Edith Hahn Beer fled from the Gestapo by living under a false identity in Nazi Germany. In 1997, she sold her archive of wartime documents, including letters and pictures, which eventually made their way to the United States Holocaust Memorial...
Rosemary Kennedy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Rosemary Kennedy The Legend of The Hidden Kennedy By World Watch Media According to Henry H. Goddard, Rosemary had actually suffered from a disability which required her to receive intellectual specials needs. A biographer composed that Rose Kennedy did not confide in her good friends and she pretended her child was typical, with some family members understanding absolutely nothing...
Josephine Earp
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » North America
Josephine Earp The Legendary Life of the Wife of Wyatt Earp By World Watch Media Josephine Sarah Marcus was born in 1860 in New York City, the second of 3 kids of immigrants birthed by parents Carl-Hyman Marcuse (Henry Marcus) and Sophie Lewis. Her household was Jewish, and originated from the Posen area in Prussia, current-day Poland, around 1850. Her mom Sophie was a widow with a 3-year-old...
Trees Grow Over Fences
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / school age
Schooling for five-year-olds in Trinidad and Tobago became compulsory in the mid-60s. She was a frail little girl, at the end of primary school, she was not given a place at a secondary school because she ‘failed’ to attain the necessary grade. She felt defeated. It was at that point she decided to defy expectations. She saw a glimmer of hope. Dreaming was once again- possible.
Blackfeet Season
Series: Soul Searchers. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,800. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
If you like the passionate historical western romances of Rosanne Bittner, you’ll love the Soul Searchers series by Vella Munn! “Vella Munn is a major talent in historical fiction. Her stories never fail to lift the spirit and warm the heart.” —Bestselling author Susan Wiggs