Cultural

Cultural refers to books that depict a place or time and its culture.

New Releases Tagged "Cultural"

This Shattered World (Starbound, #2)
Diamond Boy
The Everlasting Embrace
The Dinner That Cooked Itself
The Walled City
Endsinger (The Lotus War, #3)
Like Water on Stone
Lowriders in Space (Book 1)
Winter Candle
Malala, a Brave Girl from Pakistan/Iqbal, a Brave Boy from Pakistan
Noodle Magic

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  • Bittersweet by Shewanda Pugh
    Bittersweet (Love Edy #2)
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    Release date: Dec 09, 2014
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    Love Edy
    When Edy Phelps falls hard for her best friend, she knows nothing can come from it. For…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Dec 02 - Jan 31, 2015
    2 copies available, 256 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Inconvenient Relations by Simi K. Rao
    Inconvenient Relations (Arranged Match #1)
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    Explore the nuances and dynamics of Indian traditions and contemporary love in Simi K. Rao's INCONVENIENT RELATIONS.

    This multicultural romance blends…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jan 09 - Feb 09, 2015
    2 copies available, 89 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Love's Affliction by Fidelis O. Mkparu
    Love's Affliction
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    Release date: Mar 17, 2015
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    Love’s Affliction is the story of love across racial and cultural boundaries, when a young Nigerian premed stu…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jan 27 - Feb 10, 2015
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  • Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage
    I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban
    Americanah
    The Boston Girl
    Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
    The Narrow Road to the Deep North
    The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing
    Yellow Crocus
    Bad Feminist: Essays
    Brown Girl Dreaming
    A Tale for the Time Being
    This Shattered World (Starbound, #2)
    Between Shades of Gray
    Euphoria
    Ms. Marvel, Vol. 1: No Normal
    Angry White Men by Michael S. KimmelDude, You're a Fag by C.J. PascoeBeyond Patriarchy by Michael KaufmanWe Real Cool by Bell HooksThe Stronger Women Get, the More Men Love Football by Mariah Burton Nelson
    Men and Masculinity
    106 books — 4 voters
    The Butterfly Crest by Eva VanrellSeeds Volume One by M.M. KinSeeds Volume Two by M.M. KinSeeds Volume Three by M.M. KinHow to Worship a Goddess by Stephanie Julian
    Mythology Books For The Grown Folks
    52 books — 42 voters

    The Prince by Niccolò MachiavelliBrunelleschi's Dome by Ross KingThe Birth of Venus by Sarah DunantThe House of Medici by Christopher HibbertThe Swerve by Stephen Greenblatt
    The Renaissance
    151 books — 72 voters
    The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack KeatsThe Rough-Face Girl by Rafe MartinMufaro's Beautiful Daughters by John SteptoeWhistle for Willie by Ezra Jack KeatsRuth and the Green Book by Calvin Alexander Ramsey
    Multicultural Children's Lit
    324 books — 48 voters

    Rebels by Accident by Patricia DunnCoraline by Neil GaimanNo Surrender Soldier by Christine KohlerWhere the Deer Dwell by Dorothy GravelleLife of Pi by Yann Martel
    Books to Expand Your Experience
    50 books — 73 voters
    The Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniCornered Coyote by Dianne HarmanLife of Pi by Yann MartelA Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled HosseiniThe Infidel Soldiers by Jams N. Roses
    Best Multicultural General Fiction
    223 books — 192 voters

    Popular Cultural Books

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    Inside Out & Back Again
    One Crazy Summer (Gaither Sisters, #1)
    Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
    Henry's Freedom Box
    The Joy Luck Club
    Big Red Lollipop
    The House on Mango Street
    The Sandwich Swap

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