Books tagged: migration

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A New Home for Baby Swallow
Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emigration & Immigration, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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The baby swallow's life was about to change as winter drew nearer. He would have to leave his home and friends whom he loved dearly. This is a short story which empathizes with children who are having worries and difficulties transiting to a new, foreign environment.
British Patriotism-A Newcomer’s Perspective
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviews William Nkata Masembe on his perspective on British Patriotism as a Ugandan who has come to live in London. He describes those things that he loves about Britain and the British and gives his observations on how multiculturalism is working.
An African Fable: What's The Matter With Elephant
Series: An African Fable, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
The elephants are migrating and Young Elephant had forgotten that his best friend was still sitting on his head! That is how Mouse came to migrate with the elephants. This is a beautiful story about an unusual friendship that helps Young Elephant through some special moments of his life. It is suitable for children of all ages, even for the big children who like to call themselves "adults".
The Elders' Colony
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
Demographic changes threaten the future of Puerto Rico. The population is shrinking and aging fast. Puerto Ricans are abandoning their homeland after decades of high unemployment rates, violence and sub-par government services. The combination of demography, economy, and political status represents a time bomb that will destroy the island if left unattended.
Cocaine Wasteland A Porn Star Is D.O.A.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Shauna Grant made 30 porn films, earning approximately $100,000. She was a nude model and adult film star from the age of 18 until her untimely death two years later. At 20 she committed suicide with a .22 long rifle. My text looks at her last days and some of the people she associated with in the adult industry. I have also done extensive research to profile her maternal and paternal ancestry.
NOY World: A Futuristic Tale of Devastation and Devolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,810. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Climate change has scorched the planet. Survivors live a dystopian existence dominated by NOY, the ruling class.This novella will captivate readers, as they witness the survival of the human spirit amid environmental and societal ruin.
Rising Out Of The Ashes Of Depression
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A funny, relatable and candid short tale about the author's life with depression and the after-effects.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Crex Meadows Wildlife Area
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Imagine a place where you can walk among the remnants of an ancient ice age lake and past tens of thousands of rare and endangered birds gathered on their annual migration, all as you hear the howls of wolves and calls of loons in the distance. The place is real: It’s the Crex Meadows Wildlife Area in northwest Wisconsin.
Un'italiana non italiana
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,560. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Copertina Un'italiana non italiana Un delicato e poetico romanzo di un'iraniana nata a Londra, che vive in Italia e parla fiorentino, che ci racconta il nostro paese con gli occhi di ciascuno dei nuovi figli d'Italia che, sommariamente vengono detti di "seconda generazione".
The Religious Life of the Gorkhalis of Myanmar
You set the price! Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Gorkhalis (people of Nepali origins, mostly Hindus and Mahayani Buddhists) have lived in Myanmar since the late 1800s. They came with the British Army and fought through the World Wars, then stayed on in the aftermath. This essay explores some of the recent conflict created by newly converted Hinayana Buddhists who are trying to convert faith-based communities to their own religious ideology.