Books tagged: immigrant

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How Blue Is My Valley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,800. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The true scents of Provence? Lavender, thyme and septic tank. There are hundreds of interesting things you can do in a bath but washing dishes is not one of them, nor what writer Jean Gill had in mind when she swopped her Welsh Valley for a French one. Discover the real Provence
Invisible Ink
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,570. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Assemble a cast of colorful characters — heroines, villains, lovers, odd-ball journalists, and life-shaping historical events. Weave unpredictable plots that challenge our assumptions of reality. Enact a drama of high adventure in space, in the street, and in the newsroom. Then lean back and ponder that these are rue stories from our own times.
America Unraveling: A Politically Incorrect Analysis of Public Faith And Culture
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,800. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011 by Father's Press. Categories: Essay » Political
In a new book, aptly entitled America Unraveling: A Politically Incorrect Analysis of Public Faith and Culture, Dr. L. Scott Smith distinguishes himself as a critical voice of social and political reform. His critique of American culture is white-hot, while his scholarship, reasoning, and logic are incisive and courageous.
Ole and Nelse, those swedish brothers
Price: $2.13 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
These two wild & crazy emigrant/immigrant brothers are learning that things are never as easy as they think they should be. These light hearted stories from 1930's to 1960's. They are funny poem-stories worded in old swedish slang, about life back then and including a political viewpoint poem about the war in Viet Nam.
Act of Creation & Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00)
Food, obsession, heartbreak. Three stories. (These stories first appeared in the literary magazines Quarterly West, Tatlin's Tower and VerbSap.)
The Desperate American: a manifesto
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
(3.00)
Discusses the decline of America and her citizens and how to put ourselves and our country back together. Explains the problems with the "Right-wing nut jobs" & "Liberal weenies" and how the average American must deal with the politicians, illegal immigrants, minorities, homosexuals and each other by taking personal responsibility.
Milk and Oranges
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011 by Central Park Communications, Inc.. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(3.00)
Milk and Oranges is a collection of short fiction and essays examining life, love, and the tragedy and comedy of the human condition by award-winning writer Charlene Wexler. Whether she is tackling fiction or essays, Wexler writes from the heart. With a keen eye for detail and a way of looking at the world a bit sideways, her writings in Milk and Oranges will entertain while they make you think.
Longing for Elsewhere
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
By the time she was eight years old, Renee Gibbons knew she had no one to rely on but herself. Born in a Dublin tenement she dreamed endlessly of escaping to elsewhere. At seventeen, full of dreams, she escaped to Paris with the help of a nun, a Hollywood actor and a kind stranger. Her memoir explores the themes entangled in her journey: identity, adventure, creativity and the passion for justice.
Dileepan finds a girl
Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A fairly short story. About love.
Aliens Versus Real Monsters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Aliens versus Real Monsters is a short story of an American/Indian couple's immigration interview. US visa holders are referred to as "aliens," green card applicants cease to have a status until their application is processed, but what are their persecutors?