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The Miracle Stork
Series: Baba Treasure Chest. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Other, Non-Religious
Rada knows little about her Bulgarian heritage because her family doesn't practice their customs. That changes when her grandmother comes to visit. On a trip to the zoo, Rada discovers more than animals. She learns that diversity is not something to be ashamed of. Print edition contains coloring pages.
Light Love Rituals: Bulgarian Myths, Legends, and Folklore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,240. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Holidays & Celebrations / Other, Non-Religious, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
For children and adults from 8 to 108 who would like to take discover Bulgarian folk tales, legends, and mythology. Whether you want to learn a little about their ancient Thracian origins, or you want to experience rituals practiced throughout the year with a fictitious Bulgarian family, or even if you’re only interested in traditional Bulgarian cuisine, this book has something for everyone.
Changing Traditions, A Christmas Novella
Price: Free! Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
We traveled with the Woodsmall Sisters as they each came to age. Now for the first time, they are brought together in a heart-warming Christmas novella. Will changing traditions bring more grief then joy this Christmas season? Or will the Woodsmall sisters be able to embrace compromise?
A MouseKeeper Christmas - The Beginning Coloring Book
Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
The coloring book version of the A MouseKeeper Christmas picture book for you to color. It is a little known fact about Santa's North Pole establishment, that the elves have pet mice. This is a crucial bit of data for this story about a six year old heroine, Sara, who solved Santa's 's toy production problems and saved Christmas. Enjoy coloring the pictures your way.
Mama Mganga Woman Doctor
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 38,630. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From an Indian-Catholic family in Portuguese India, Mimi Correia-Afonso Desai’s marriage to a Gujarati Hindu from Tanzania moved her in 1959 from one continent to another and from one culture to another entirely alien. Disowned by her family and unaccepted by the Gujarati community, she remembers her years in Tanzania - her joys, pains and struggles in her personal and professional life.
Blue Eagle Feather
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,470. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
As a half breed, Jeff never believed he was destined for greatness in the Native American community. His goal in life is to teach not only the history of the white Americans but that of the first people to live their lives in the traditional ways. As he teaches the high school students history he is also being taught by the elders living on the reservation.
Easter Celebration
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Biography / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Easter & Lent
Many customs dating back to ancient times designed to accommodate the return of spring attached themselves to Easter. The egg is the symbol of germination occurs in early spring. Similarly, the hare is an ancient symbol which has always represented fertility.
The Lost Traveller
Price: Free! Words: 7,560. Language: British English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When J’s car breaks down outside the village pub Ruth the landlady has no reason to disbelieve his explanation that he was just passing through. They have an instant attraction to the other. Whilst he waits for his car to be repaired J tells Ruth of his career and background. Then the details of his job begin to change and Ruth starts to wonder if J has another reason for staying in the village.
Tania Attends A Wedding
Series: Tania, Book 19. Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Other, Non-Religious
Tania and her family go to Bangalore for aunt Poonam's wedding. Join Tania as she participates in all the fun rituals and ceremonies. Tania is faced with a challenge and she comes up with a devious plan to overcome it. Read on to find out.
The Paynes of Heritage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,610. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by TaylorandSealePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Driven by an ancient ache the heart of an ancestor reached out across the years to help Trinity unravel the morass of sinister lies she uncovered at her journey’s end.