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

New Releases Tagged "Cultural"

Gilded (Gilded, #1)
The Undertaking of Lily Chen
Leaving China: An Artist Paints His World War II Childhood
At the Same Moment, Around the World
The Tyrant's Daughter
Thirty Girls
The Triple Package: How Three Unlikely Traits Explain the Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups in America
Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out
Zane and the Hurricane: A Story of Katrina
Green Is a Chile Pepper: A Book of Colors
Beauty and the Beast
Not My Girl


  • The Temporary Gentleman by Sebastian Barry
    The Temporary Gentleman
    Release date: May 01, 2014

    A stunning return from the prize-winning and best-selling author of The Secret Scripture...

    Jack McNulty is a 'temporary gentlema…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 24 - Apr 30, 2014
    3 copies available, 9 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Ricardo by K. Victoria Chase
    Ricardo (The Santiago Brothers Book Three)
    Release date: Apr 30, 2014

    Can she escape her captor's heat?

    US Marshal Melody Lewis lives her life by one code: no men. On a vacation trip to Dubai, she f…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 12 - May 01, 2014
    2 copies available, 116 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Innocent by Candice Raquel Lee
    The Innocent: A Myth
    I am giving away one signed copy of "The Innocent: A Myth."

    "I was eaten, plain and simple. It felt like being burned alive, like every cell in my bod…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 24 - May 01, 2014
    1 copy available, 6 people requesting
    Countries available: US
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  • And the Mountains Echoed
    Burial Rites
    A Tale for the Time Being
    Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
    The Round House
    The Orphan Master's Son
    The Good Lord Bird
    A Constellation of Vital Phenomena
    Counting by 7s
    Out of the Easy
    Shanghai Girls (Shanghai Girls #1)
    The Baker's Daughter
    Tiger Lily
    Radiance of Tomorrow
    Gilded (Gilded, #1)
    Angels Cried by Stephen L. WilsonThe Not-So-Star-Spangled Life of Sunita Sen by Mitali PerkinsOde to Boy by Keith HaleSophie Scholl and the White Rose by Annette DumbachCopper Sun by Sharon M. Draper
    Diversity Lit Anthology
    6 books — 11 voters
    Sebastian by Christoph FischerAgency Rules - Never an Easy Day at the Office by Khalid MuhammadThe Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniThe Luck of the Weissensteiners by Christoph FischerTea Party Teddy by Dianne Harman
    Best Multicultural General Fiction
    198 books — 155 voters

    The Color of Water by James McBrideThe Human Stain by Philip RothCaucasia by Danzy SennaBlack White & Jewish by Rebecca WalkerRoots by Alex Haley
    Mixed Race Readings
    89 books — 46 voters
    My Basmati Bat Mitzvah by Paula J. FreedmanThe Whole Story of Half a Girl by Veera HiranandaniThe Jew in the Lotus by Rodger KamenetzBaumgartner's Bombay by Anita DesaiArtichoke Hearts by Sita Brahmachari
    The Canon of Jewish/Indian Books
    13 books — 8 voters

    Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann ShafferInto the Wild by Jon KrakauerChocolat by Joanne Harris
    Best Traveling Vicariously
    778 books — 788 voters
    The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin HamidCity of Sin and Splendour by Bapsi Sidhwa
    Books about Lahore
    2 books — 1 voter

    Popular Cultural Books

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    The Kite Runner
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    Esperanza Rising
    A Thousand Splendid Suns
    Henry's Freedom Box
    American Born Chinese
    One Crazy Summer (Gaither Sisters, #1)
    Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
    The Joy Luck Club
    Big Red Lollipop
    The House on Mango Street
    The Sandwich Swap
    Amazing Grace

    Tamara Hoffa
    The hand at her back stroked up and down. Never straying too far south, but igniting a fire inside her that she wanted this fireman to stoke instead of extinguish
    Tamara Hoffa, A Special Kind of Love

    Martin Luther King Jr.
    We may have all come on different ships, but we're in the same boat now.
    Martin Luther King Jr.

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    The Strings of the Lute
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