Books tagged: immigrants

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Amalia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,490. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Amalia is a teenager who falls madly in love with Zain, an older man, of a different culture and religion. However, when their love finally manages to surpass the beliefs of both of them, a well-kept secret is revealed and threatens to destroy it. «Amalia» is a poignant love story, a story of faith and courage which tells us that our most treasured dreams do come true.
Politics of the Temporary: An Ethnography of Migrant Life in Urban Malaysia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,850. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
For the first time, Politics of the Temporary details the rich, complex and often difficult realities of the lives of migrants in Malaysia – experiences that are for the most part hidden from public consciousness and awareness. Through a series of reflective and critical ethnographic notes – and told in the words of migrants themselves – Parthiban Muniandy provides an intimate examination of the m
Pioneers On The Ottertail
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,520. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Immigrant pioneers from Germany in the 1800's settle on Minnesota's remote frontier at Otter Falls on the edge of the vast White Pine Forest. They struggle with Indians, cold and blizzards, yet succeed in building a large family farm and run the brewery thru prohibition. After prohibition, they struggle to re-open the brewery. Wars and financing stand in their way. Will they complete the task?
Bag of Bones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Calpurnia lived alone in a quiet and dull world only disrupted by her pesky co-worker Walter Sprang. Then one day Calpurnia woke up outside of her skin. This piece of long fiction explores through magic realism, the experience of one single, lonely women who enters the world of Mexico and is transformed by her encounters with border police, immigrants, the violent and the beloved.
Who Murdered Mary Christmas? a Josephine Stuart Mystery
Series: Josephine Stuart Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,110. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Mary Milford, known by her friends as Mary Christmas because of her fabulous Christmas decorations, topples off a Capitola cliff into the Pacific Ocean. One minute she's painting the sunset--and the next minute her red sweater is swirling in the rough surf. When the authorities determine she was pushed, Josephine is all in--studying every angle, every person of interest.
Effect of England! My Online Writings Part II
You set the price! Words: 74,510. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This book contains many of my online writings. I started my online writings first on the forum pages of a British Website in the year 2004. Later this site took a business direction did not suit the general style and contents of my writings.
Summer At Stillwater Lake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,280. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Amy Anderson takes us on a journey into Northern Michigan where she spends her summer working at a remote fishing lodge for her aunt and uncle. In the company of her cousin, Paul, they ride the bus as far as Cheboygan only to find no one waiting to meet them. This is only the beginning of their troubled journey.
The Riverside Gang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Whether they're performing a daring tunnel-collapse rescue or providing the fish for a barbecue, the riverside animals all help each other out. With colorful illustrations to make you smile, there's never a dull moment for these countyside neighbors.
Paris Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,880. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
-This book would show you a real life scene of Chinese immigrants in Paris. The book contains 18 different stories,each character reflected the real situation of chinese immigrants in Paris.
The Land is Bright
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 80,830. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » History » Family history
From an English manor, to a log cabin in the British Columbia interior. An eye-opening adventure through the eyes of a new arrival. Alert, imaginative writing.