Books tagged: immigrant fiction

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Maya and the Cotton Candy Boy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,570. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
When the school moves Maya Alazova,newly arrived from Kazakhstan, from the English Language Learner program to mainstream classes,the world of this pretty seventh grader turns upside down. Maya meets a boy who opens the floodgates to her heart,but sets off a hurricane at home.
Coloured and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 32,640. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
“The stories in Coloured are instantly absorbing- which is a triumph with short stories where the writer only has a limited number of pages to win you over.” --Phoebe What's it like being the ant in the ice cream? The characters in this short story collection will show you. Experience life as they know it as transplants from across the world into American suburbia.
The Westering
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,130. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The 21 short stories crafted by Tom Sheehan in THE WESTERING tell of the pioneering of those who came from many countries, many customs, many cultures, and brought much of that mix with them to create the American West as we now know it. THE WESTERING has been nominated for the 2012 National Books Award in Fiction.
Lace Curtain Irish
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,810. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012 by Newcastlewest Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Julia Hanlon wants to achieve the American dream, but an Irish-American girl has limited options in Chicago in 1887. Her brother Daniel can help her realize her goal, but family secrets are driving them apart. Daniel must confront their mother and expose the past, but time is running out for Julia.
American Falls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
At the age of 16, Christian Miller leaves home to escape his past and finds adventure, enlightenment, disillusion and a new friendship that leads to revelation.
The King Of The Irish
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,670. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Newcastlewest Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
British spies have infiltrated the United Brotherhood, to quash another Irish rebellion. When one of the spies turns up dead in a Chicago sewer, police detective Daniel Coughlin is swept up in a power struggle between warring factions of the Irish nationalists, a fight that could see him hanged for a murder he did not commit. If his political clout does not come through for him, he is a dead man.
Why We Raise Belgian Horses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,120. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A descendant of Norwegian immigrants chronicles ancestral adventures in Dakota Territory and Norway, including several stories about Hans, an odd but friendly draft horse with a reputation as a scaredy-cat.
The Immigrant - Poems and Reflections
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Accomplish Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
A collection of emotionally heartfelt poems and reflections, about a girl who left her friends, loves , family and home town behind, to search for a new life abroad. The poems evoke themes of sadness, loneliness, adjusting to a new life, pleasant and unpleasant surprises as well as other issues that will be familiar to anyone who has had to travel and live beyond their country’s borders.
A Long Trail Rolling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,330. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Aleksandra rode the Pony Express--into the middle of the Indian Paiute Wars. Trained in the Cossack arts, she is disguised as a Pony Express rider to prevent her Pa's killer from obtaining a secret coveted by the Russian Czar, in 1860's Utah Territory. Can she and her strong Californio boss Xavier overcome their differences before the ever-increasing odds overtake them? Hist/ Advent/ Western/Horse
With Blood and Scars
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 126,900. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Two secrets haunt Ania: her father’s suspect activities during WW2 in Poland and her part in a child’s disappearance in 1966 England. Now her father is dying and she needs to unravel his truth. Meanwhile, the police have found the child’s remains. Will she confess? Through the eyes of feisty young Ania, B. E. Andre uses dark humour and honesty to tell a poignant and gripping coming-of-age story.