Books tagged: displacement

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Out of Place
Pre-release—available January 19, 2018. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » General
So many things out of place. Wildlife. Tribesmen. Husbands... Wildlife seems to be overrunning Sue's neighborhood. At first Sue thinks that's all it is, just local fauna run amuck, but her world is changing; an uncomfortable situation for someone who expects everything to stay where it belongs. Who knows where it will all end up? "Out of Place” is a short, speculative fiction.
Por Que Igual Te Mueres (Cuz You're Gonna Die Anyways)
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
CONTENT WARNING: Problematic, contradictory and introspective musings on colonization< white supremacy, anti-Blackness, anti-indigenousness and Latinx identity, told from the perspective of a strange Gen X refugee boi based in Tkranto.
Roots
Price: $3.80 USD. Words: 90,010. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 16, 2016 by Banyan Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic, Fiction » Urban
"Roots" is a contemporary urban fiction set in Delhi [India], tracing the roots of a priest and his hometown in the Himalayas... A suicide, a dam, a reality show...all come together in this gripping tale of longing and displacement....raising a question - Can there be any compensation for losing one's home and hearth?
Failure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Dam walls worldwide are under threat, what happens when one collapses? Who is affected? How many die? Who is responsible? This fictional story explores the preceding issues and the subsequent devastating results of one dam wall failure.
Heartbreak and Other Travels
Series: To Say This is the Way One Man Went, part 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Part 1 of award-wining poet Kevin Shlosberg's coming-of-age poetry arc "To Say This is the Way One Man Went." This collection of memoir-like poetry chronicles his continental travels and relationship debacles. This poetry is not center-justified, if you know what I mean. Heavy on imagery, light on rhyme. Fun times Guaranteed!
On the Move
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is a collection of some of my most recent poems written from 2007 to 2010 published in 2012, a period of great transition in my life. It includes the four poems created for my first novel, Camelia in Winter. They cover a range of topics and themes but mostly address personal struggle in a sea of change.The January, 2014 version, includes some political poems on the theme of displacement.
You Never Lose It
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
a collection of four short stories exploring the sense of place and belonging ranging from Abdi, a refugee from Somalia, through to Jules looking for a lost heritage in Andalusia.
Aurius
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,240. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010 by Brain Lag. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
What starts as a young man's adventure of a lifetime soon becomes the most humbling experience he's ever had. Fighting for his very life, fighting fate, trying to grasp the foreign aspects of a strangely familiar land, and taking on a quest that will affect the entire world are just the beginning. And as months pass, he starts to long for something he never expected--home.