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Yes
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
A short story about arranged marriage within a traditional turkish neighborhood in frankfurt. When Miryem's home is visited by Masrur and his family, she is oblivious to their intentions until her father confronts her with the fact: She is to be the young boxer's wife. She rages against this decision whereas the young man seems content to sit back and accept like a slave. Can she escape her fate?
La Fe de Otro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: Spanish. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
Nuestra sociedad necesita más que cualquier otra cosa, ver evidencia de una fe verdadera. ¿Es Realmente Tuya la Fe Que Profesas?
Scarers
Pre-release—available September 29, 2016. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The six monologues of the six Scarers of Guatemalan tradition written by Claudio Valerio Gaetani from the point of view of personal judgment of character. In I oral tradition of Guatemala there are many characters, walkers and ghosts, ghosts and banshees, ancestral traditions sended from one generation to another constantly, is telling the people of a village, with their fears and fears.
The Miracle Stork
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.
Light Love Rituals: Bulgarian Myths, Legends, and Folklore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,240. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Holidays & Celebrations / Other, Non-Religious, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Orthodox
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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: $4.99 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.