Books tagged: norway

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We Stopped Forgetting: Stories from Sami Americans
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,860. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by ČálliidLágádus/Authors’ Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
During the immigration period of 1880-1940 an unknown number of Sámi people (the indigenous people of Northern Norway, Sweden, Finland, and the Kola Peninsula of Russia) left Sápmi (Samiland; “Lapland”) for North America alongside Nordic peoples. The storytellers in this book give moving accounts of the history of their ancestors and tell their own stories of cultural revitalization.
A Norsk Saga: the Shanghai Policeman's Daughter
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Norwegian penises are very large – at least that’s what the Shanghai policeman’s daughter believes – and so when her father suggests that it might be a suitable place to look for a husband she readily agrees. But Norwegian men are baffling: their penises are big enough, but they seem to want to put them into some very strange places.
Leif Erikson: Was He The First Man To Discover America? Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Why do we celebrate Columbus Day? Christopher Columbus wasn't the first man to discover America. He wasn't even the first European to set up a town in America. In fact, there were lots of people here before him. Many people think that the first man to explore North America was Leif Erikson. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
By Ship, Train, Bus, Plane & Sometimes Hitchhiking
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,080. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Veteran travel writer Walt Christophersen chronicles his experiences as he journeys around much of the world in the 1960s and 70s, with an emphasis on getting from one place to another. He hops across the Pacific visiting dozens of islands between Tahiti and Yap, sails down the Amazon and travels mostly overland from Beirut to Tokyo, witnessing Afghanistan at peace and Vietnam at war.
North of the Sun, South of the Moon: New Voices From Norway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,450. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Grimbold Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General
The members of the OIWG hope that you find this collection to be a thought-provoking and deeply moving reading experience. And remember, just as we who live in Norway must, that even when the winter feels long, the summer sun will rise again and hang there in the sky, defiant and dazzling, as long as it possibly can. All profits from sales of this book go to Utdanningshjelpen.
Romancing the Lakes of Minnesota: Summer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,460. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Anthologies » General
When It's Real by Rhonda Brutt After a freak accident, Callie begins to wonder if dating the most popular guy in school is all that it's cut out to be. Will Carter come clean about the truth? Or will Callie discover something, or someone, that's more real? Break a Leg by Kathleen Nordstrom "Break a leg" means "good luck" to an entertainer, but Liz was the general manager of the grand opening.....
Herr Ahlen and Kaptein Persson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Favourite Colours. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
on a lonely norwegian hillside one christmas morning, a young man sits and ponders his life and his hoped for love, Vera. his thoughts are interrupted by the arrival of two gentlemen out for a walk. agreeing to continue the walk as a threesome they discover the remains of a fox and the entire atmosphere of the walk quickly changes.
Nightingale's Newspaper
Series: AlphaBeginnings, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 420. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Alphabet, Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
Nightingale has a deadline. Will he meet his deadline and who will he feature for his noun cover page? This book is centered around the letter "N."
Utskudd
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,850. Language: Norwegian (Bokmål). Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Etter å ha levd et hardt liv på gata med rus og vold i mange år, finner Marcus ut at han må tilbake til barndomshjemmet for å møte sin største frykt. Han må redde moren sin fra den mishandlende demonen av en mann hun er gift med - hans far. (Roman)
The Einhjorn (The Relics of Asgard)
Price: Free! Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Saldis Sigurdsdatter thinks it's love. Her cheeks flush, her heart pounds, her breath seizes. After all, Prince Eric is powerful and intelligent and next in line to be High King. His proposal of marriage makes her a princess-to-be. Even when hope frays and threatens to snap, she clings tight to the dream of him.