Books tagged: integration

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Series: The Wannoshay Cycle. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A young girl with a nasty drug habit finds inspiration with the newly arrived aliens in her small Canadian town. She starts recording them, and witnesses their integration into human society firsthand. And then a tragedy strikes that reverses all of her hopes and dreams about the future. Part of The Wannoshay Cycle (also an ebook).
Crossing the Camp
Series: The Wannoshay Cycle. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two priests, one young and one old, stand at the gates to the detainment camp where the alien Wannoshay have been rounded up and contained. On this day, they will learn valuable lessons not only from each other, but from the aliens themselves. "Crossing the Camp" was first published at Strange Horizons and was reprinted in the SF novel "The Wannoshay Cycle" (also an ebook).
The Champ Escapes
Series: The All Nations Team. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,360. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » General
As if newly promoted coach George Grunion's job wasn't hard enough... He has a team of men (and one woman) from around the world, from all nationalities, and they're barely scraping by in the early years of the first world war. And then, the team faces off against Jack Johnson, the heavyweight champ of the world, in a winner-takes-all baseball game. Part of The All Nations Team (also an ebook).
Makers of the Environment : Building Resilience Into Our World, One Model at a Time.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,340. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Makers of the Environment merges storytelling with everyday reality to offer a moment where we can rethink our expectations to understand how technology can and should be used to improve our world. The book makes the extraordinary ordinary, offering a vision on how society can take advantage of new and emerging technology to create a better, more sustainable world for our children.
Autism Goes to School - Book One in the School Daze Series
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
Amazon Bestseller - After suddenly receiving custody of his five year old son, Ben must learn how to be a dad to a child with autism. Ben's sixty hour a week work schedule goes out the window. Teacher Melanie Nicols sees Ben as a dead beat dad, but grudgingly comes to admire how he hangs in, determined to learn for his son’s sake. Her admiration grows to more as father and son come to rely on her.
The Band Played Dixie: Race and the Liberal Conscience at Ole Miss
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Social history
A penetrating look at the University of Mississippi - ‘Ole Miss’. Nadine Cohodas (author of Spinning Blues Into Gold) covers the institution’s tumultuous racial history, with emphasis on how Ole Miss moved forward from the riot that erupted after James Meredith, the first African-American student, enrolled September 30, 1962. Updated in 2012 for the 50th Anniversary of the integration of Ole Miss.
Der Tag, als der Regen nicht mehr aufhörte
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: German. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emigration & Immigration
Nach drei Wochen Regen hat Korbinian genug. Er hält es in seiner Wohnung nicht mehr aus, zieht seine Schwimmflossen an und geht hinaus auf die überflutete Straße. Doch die Stadt ist nicht mehr dieselbe. Ein Buch über Ausgrenzung und Freundschaft für Kinder zwischen 8 und 14 Jahren.
The Season of Summer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
In the summer of 1964, young newspaper reporter Samuel Jennings travels from Atlanta to a small southern town in Florida to complete a series of features on the oldest living person in the U.S. His skills as a young reporter are put to the test and his life endangered, when he arrives to find the small town locked in racial strife as it prepares for integration.
Coop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
Matt Cooper was once a high school baseball coach who stood up for the things he believed in. Prevailing against long odds, he led his team to a Georgia state championship. A tragic accident cost him everything—his career and even his voice—he hasn't spoken for seventeen years. Now, at long last, his grandson Billy gives Coop a reason to stand tall and coach again.
Das Nest
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 111,590. Language: German. Published: January 25, 2013 by Ebozon Verlag. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Roman über die multikulturelle Gesellschaft im Heimatort des Protagonisten Timo Staps. Dazu gesellen sich die »ewigen« zwischenmenschlichen Fragen nach Verrat, Macht, Abenteuer, Freundschaft, Liebe, Gier, Lust und Treue.