Books tagged: latinos

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Return Of The Brown People
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Approximately six hundred years ago Europeans came to this country, killed many of the brown people, (with weapons or diseases), and ran the rest of them off or put them on reservations. It looks like the brown people are coming to get it back.
La vida pasajera
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,720. Language: Spanish. Published: September 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Novela que mereció el premio unánime del Primer Certamen Literario de la Academia Norteamericana de la Lengua Española, «La vida pasajera» es el retrato realista de una familia enfrascada en la lucha por la vida. Pobreza, migración, emigración, amores, esperanza. Esta novela retrata los lugares con agudeza y nos deja con fuertes imágenes y reflexiones sobre las ganas de vivir.
Me No Habla With Acento: Contemporary Latino Poetry
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 43,030. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011 by Rebel Satori Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
This anthology of contemporary Latino poetry celebrates the rich mosaic of a major arts movement within the United States featuring poets and spoken word artists from across the country. Published in association with El Museo del Barrio.
Immigration and Health USA by Adesuyi Leslie Ajayi & Abimbola T. Ajayi
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 38,170. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Immigration and Health USA is to assist immigrants and their care givers attain optimum health during their acculturation period and long term stay in the USA with emphasis on health promotion and primary prevention that is ethnically sensitive and culturally appropriate.
Dancing with Mao and Miguel
You set the price! Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » USA
Dancing with Mao and Miguel is a riveting love story set against the backdrop of radical politics in the 1970s. Jenny, an organizer in a refinery in New Jersey, falls in love with a Dominican immigrant. As she’s drawn ever closer to him, she struggles with intense political doubts, longtime fears of intimacy and sex, and personal betrayal on the way to discovering her own path.
Latinos las Mujeres Necesitan Amor, no de Violencia Domestica o Abuso Verbal: Las mujeres latinas afrontar abusos y falta de respeto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: Spanish. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Matrimonio, las relaciones y las relaciones interpersonales ha cambiado para las mujeres latinas, y es evidente que muchos de ellos se están convirtiendo en víctimas de violencia doméstica que nunca antes.
The Song of the Goldencocks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,130. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Historical » General
"After the end of World War II, high-ranking Nazi officials escaped Europe with the help of Argentina's Juan Domingo Peron in order to avoid the Nuremberg trials. While carting loot they stole from Holocaust victims, the officials spread their ruthless military tactics among Latin American paramilitary units, resulting in hundreds of thousands of kidnappings and deaths over the years.
The Dark Side of Enlightenment
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 31,240. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In this eclectic collection of twelve stories Bruce E. Weber brings together humility and arrogance, spirituality and aggression, innocence and harsh lessons to illuminate the human experience, that the lighter and darker sides seldom exist in a vacuum and that serendipity and irony often play major roles in the ever-evolving landscape of human life and human interactions.
Rainwood House Sings
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 147,100. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Rainwood House, a decaying post-Civil War abode lightly haunted by musical plumbing and old civil rights struggles, is home to beleaguered University of Maryland groundskeeper Marlie Mendíval and her quirky, artistic granddaughter Samantha. Marlie rents a room to Demetrius, a cheerful community activist and horticulturist, unaware that he has been hiding from the police in her basement.
My Trip to the Land of Gandhi: A Mexican-American's Journey to the Legacy of Nonviolent Resistance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A memoir about a Mexican mother’s son growing up in poverty in America and his pursuit of the human right to education through the legacy of Gandhian nonviolence. Erik Olson Fernández’s journey and his strategic insights are a call to action to finish the “unfinished business” of the 1960s with a nonviolent struggle for the human right to quality free public education in the Americas.