Books tagged: migrant

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The Cybernetic Tea Shop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Clara Gutierrez is a highly-skilled technician specializing in the popular 'Raise' AI companions. Her childhood in a migrant worker family has left her uncomfortable with lingering in any one place, so she sticks around just long enough to replenish her funds before she moves on, her only constant companion Joanie, a fierce, energetic Raise hummingbird. Then she meets Sal...
Le demandeur d'asile
Price: $13.13 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: French. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Cet ouvrage met en évidence la flagrante contradiction entre l'image de marque de la France et le labyrinthe dans lequel s'engage le candidat au statut d'asile politique après s'être enfui de la dictature corrompue que soutiennent avec immoralité certains pays occidentaux.
Living In The Shadows: The Reality of Life As An Illegal Immigrant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
For anyone currently planning to move to a new country with the intention of becoming (or is already in such country as) an illegal immigrant, this book provides you with real life and experience-based insight on how life is for an illegal immigrant in a new country.
Landing Gear
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Suburban housewife Harriet spends her days doing what she’s worst at. Formerly a local radio host, now she grocery shops for her family who has too much to eat, parents a son who refuses to communicate with her, and tries to be a wife to a man who hasn’t embraced her in years. But what starts out as a mundane trip to the supermarket turns her world upside down.
Starting Over
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,530. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Though she doesn’t understand exactly why, Maria isn’t content with her lot. The prospect of exchanging dependence on her family for dependence on a husband doesn’t sit well with this young woman growing up in late 19th Century Germany. Three generations later, on the other side of the Atlantic, Eva struggles with a similar restlessness; she’s generally happy but never quite satisfied.
Who Do I Call My Countryman?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,570. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » History » Military
In 1994, an estimated 80,000 Cubans and Haitians attempted a mass migration to the United States across the Caribbean. They were taken to the US Navy base at Guantanamo, Cuba, where the US military conducted a humanitarian mission code-named Operation Sea Signal. The stories from this mission raise larger questions of how people come to America and how they might behave once they have immigrated.
Night Patrol
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Two women meet in the early hours of the morning. One, a cleaner, taking her break. The other, an aged widow. A friendship is born from the shared solitude.
Puppets Can't Pray: Part 1
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 73,730. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
This novel follows a day in the life of a British Bangladeshi family. It is meant to be a day of celebrating Eid al-Adha, the Islamic holy festival of sacrifice. However, as the pressures mount, it proves to be a day when the strains within the repressed family put it on the brink. The novel is a look at patriarchal repression and Bangladeshi-British society.
Twenty Seven Seventy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by StreetWise Publications. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Is A Tag On A Fence Worth The Rest Of Your Life? Twenty Seven Seventy, 2770, the postcode of one of Sydney's most working class of suburbs, Mt Druitt. This edgy story of choice and consequences gives the reader pause to consider their own decisions and how they can lead to life changing moments. A gritty, all too real and very readable novel about social issues that challenge ordinary people.
Running Over a Chinaman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A tale about surviving in the web of trauma. Running Over a Chinaman explores the effects of repeated trauma on an otherwise sunny mind.