Books tagged: mayan culture and history

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Picking up the Pieces
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,140. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
She wasn’t looking for adventure, danger, or love but someone had other plans for her.
Out of Xibalba
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,550. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
(5.00)
December 21, 2012 - Is it really the end of the fourth human age? On family vacation in Belize, teenager Michelle Balam is thrown back in time into the ancient Mayan world of palace politics, bloody warfare, and human sacrifice. Mistaken for the goddess Ix Chel, she must figure out how to survive the loss of everything she knows and everyone she loves without also losing herself.
A Mango for the Teacher: Running the Beach and Running a School in Cancun's Early Days
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(4.00)
Deborah, a spirited young teacher of English as a Second Language, flees NYC's ’70 fiscal crisis, heading for Mexico’s Yucatán peninsula. Her destination? A small hamlet/construction camp adjoining a spectacular undeveloped beach: Cancún. Hilarious experiences follow harrowing ones as a class for four becomes a school for four hundred. Then come love, adventure and misadventure too.
Belize: Land of the Maya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
Journey back in time and visit Belize, the land of the Maya, the ancient civilization who gave us the Maya calendar.
The Last Maya Shaman: Part I
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Budding archaeologist Chanla Pex, descendant of a Maya king and destined to be a shaman, finds an ancient Mayan bark-book. While seeking treasure from its riddle, she interrupts a knife-wielding looter. She curses him to death by crocodile and discovers powers she didn’t know she had. Pex channels her talents as a shaman to trace stolen Maya artifacts and becomes the Indiana Jones of the Yucatán.
Days of the Dead: Adie Sturm Mystery
Series: Adie Sturm Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
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SEDUCTION...BETRAYAL...MURDER. Rowdy drunks, pick-up lines, Oktoberfest. Adie’s Days of the Dead Tour turns deadly when Death shows up early. There’s a killer going to Cozumel and martial artist, Adie Sturm, is in the thick of it. Shady art deals, thugs and delicious men, like chocolate. The jungle has never been as hot! Sabotage, a private jet and an evil curse. Is Adie Sturm going down?
The Curse Of The Carnaval: Adie Sturm Mystery
Series: Adie Sturm Mystery, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,530. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
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EPIC NOMINEE SEDUCTION...GREED...BETRAYAL....Cozumel's Carnaval—parties, sheiks and pirates. A killer behind a mask. Framed for murder, martial artist Adie Sturm is guilty until proven innocent. When Adie investigates a nudist resort, a romantic get-away proves to be a treacherous set-up. Delicious men like chocolate battle to free her. It’s a race against time with no way out!
The Mayan Culture: Past and Present
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethnic & Tribal
There are many things to see while visiting this tiny Central American country, including Mayan temples, many exotic animals and birds, Jaguars, and a variety of snakes and parakeets.
Whom the Gods Made from Corn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,970. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Based on Mexican history, Whom the Gods Made from Corn spins a tale of modern events effecting the lives of the indigenous Maya. Anthropology student Travis Dillman faces down a category 5 hurricane, the vindictive ex-wife of his boss and even a Maya god in his attempt to solve an ancient mystery. Along the way, he finds love and an unexpected new purpose in his life.