Books tagged: hispanic

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Landslide
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 120,960. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The ultimate modern western! Set in 1986 El Paso-Las Cruces, the events could have happened yesterday, so little have tthings changed. Anglos &Mexicans vie for dominance against conflicting cultures, drugs, illegal alien traffic, chili cook-offs, and free-spirited western living. There are no heroes, only casualties and survivors.
Lost Trails: Forgotten Tales of the Weird West - Volume 1
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Ah, the "Western frontier"! We learned all about it as children. Omitted from the history lessons and the movies and TV shows were—the whole wide world. Well pull up a seat next to the fire and we'll tell you those stories—follow the Lost Trails of those who were omitted as they tell us their stories of the Weird West.
Corazon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,830. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
When Marissa infiltrates the notorious motorcycle club on the outskirts of town, she is prepared to destroy the shifters who are threatening her family. She isn’t prepared for their leader’s sensual proposition, or to play a dangerous bedroom game. As her heart softens, secrets come to light, and Marissa must choose whether to carry on the family legacy, or follow her heart.
The Preening Peacock - A Rosalinda Alameda Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
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Rosalinda Alameda adores zoos. When Massachusetts's summertime "Free Fridays" promotion features the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston, Rosalinda grabs her camera and heads east. A full day amongst lions and tigers is about the best outing she can possibly imagine. But something's wrong at the zoo, and it'll take a combination of her Puerto Rican common sense and her fifty years of wisdom to unravel...
Barrio Imbroglio
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,540. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Abraxas Hernandez never wanted to be a detective. But when his cousin is murdered, Abraxas is dragged into a frenzied investigation that takes him from the mean barrio streets to the corridors of power in City Hall to a tequila-fueled pool party that turns deadly. He will dodge bullets (more than once) and face off with crazies both helpful and harmful — until at last he confronts the killer.
The Other Side of the Median
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Early every morning, before even the first, red moon finished rising above the horizon of his farm, Jaime Marquez worked - wanting a better life for his son than the one he himself had been allotted at birth. Then Jaime’s mind opened to the other world, and he decided. He had to escape.
Don't Speak Spanish! Just Three Words and Their Harmful Impact at Two Texas Middle Schools
Price: Free! Words: 51,280. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
By the 2005-2006 school year, Jacobson Middle made an incredible transformation from one of the most violent inner-city schools to a relatively stable environment. In this personal narrative, I recount how the initial stabilization phase was achieved, and what contributed to its decline in 2010. Just three words hold the key to understanding the causes of student disengagement at Jacobson Middle.
Orange Island Review
Series: Orange Island Review. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,960. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
If you find yourself wondering about the relevance of verse in the age of the tweet, to take a peek at what this journal has to offer: a great read and insight on the ideas and concerns and "deep feels" of high-school students all over the country. Also included, an interview with Inaugural poet Richard Blanco, and the winners of the South Florida High School Poetry Contest.
Shameless Woman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by Red Sugarcane Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Shameless Woman is "A provocative, challenging, and ultimately uplifting memoir in poems to be read aloud or in silence, performed on stage, or naked in the middle of a supermarket. Rage and Love have found a safe meeting place at last." This is Magdalena Gómez's first poetry collection. Her writings have been published in anthologies and performed in theaters across the United States.
The Avocadonine and Spring Stone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,340. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
With five stars from Readers Favorite and Jersey Girl book reviews, along with a four and a half star average on Amazon, this is a must read. It's the story of Rey Naresh, a ninth grader who struggles through school with bullies, peer pressure, strange influences from the past, and a conspiracy at his school involving a medication that controls minds.