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Book: Why Immigrants Come to America - Braceros, Indocumentados, and the Migra by Robert Joe Stout
Stout plunges the reader into the social and political upheaval that the immigration question exerts on 21st century America. Personal encounters, conversations, interviews and newspaper accounts provide a vivid and accurate picture of indocumentado life, both in the workplace and at home. They highlight the successes and failures of immigrants, as well as the challenges and contradictions that [...]
 
Book: Fleeting Visions by Rene Natan
Louis Saura is a lonely seventeen-year-old in Canada who knows what it is to fight and survive the hard way. Orphaned at the age of two and raised by a poor and sick uncle, his life suddenly changes when his uncle dies and local crime boss Camilo Estorbar comes into his life. Soon, Louis spurns Estorbar and the fight for his life begins. As Louis plays cat and mouse with Estorbar, he crosses path [...]
 
Book: Living or Retiring in Mexico - All you need to know before you go by Leo Buijs
This updated, and second edition is a captivating collection of stories and practical information for anyone with an interest in Mexico. Especially for those who want to spend more time in Mexico or consider staying permanently. Written by a seasoned gringo, the book covers Mexican culture and history, what to expect in this foreign country and how to deal with it. From selecting a location, [...]
 
Book: Don’t Give Up on Me by C. Victorya Grace
Miguel walked into the house and didn't smell the aroma of his mother's cooking. He didn't hear her humming as she cleaned, or his siblings playing loudly and running through the house. He stood at the door and listened for anything, any noise at all. He could not escape the feeling that something was wrong. He stood quietly and listened. Finally, he heard a plea in the kitchen, a small voice too [...]
 
Book: Love Vegan - Authentic Mexican Favorites Made Easy by High Cedar Press
Want to make incredibly delicious Mexican dishes...in less time than it takes to pick up a takeaway? (and it's 100% plant based!) Are you tired of racking your brain with what to cook each day? Or frustrated at having to throw another meal down the drain from a useless Pinterest recipe? Maybe you're sick of having to scroll through every blogger's life story just to get to the ingredients! New & [...]
 
Book: A Taste of Living in Mexico - A Collection of Stories and Suggestions for would-be gringos by Leo Buijs
'A Taste of Living in Mexico' is a collection of stories, based upon facts, and has suggestions or advise, that could be informative and or funny to anyone with an interest in Mexico. However, the content is primarily designed to benefit readers that hope to spend more time in the United States of Mexico. Either to 'live the life', or to retire there, and see their retirement budget gain [...]
 
Book: Kidnapped - A True Story of an American Family Held Hostage by the US Embassy by John T. Evans
When John & Kerri Evans discover their son, Kameron, has a biological sister who is an orphan in Cambodia, they seek and receive permission from the US Government to adopt her and bring her home to the USA. For the next 6 years, the Evans family is held hostage in Cambodia by the US Embassy, USCIS, and US Departments of State and Homeland Security. The Embassy staff instructs them to pay bribes [...]
 
Book: Bed-Bugged (Doodlebugged Mysteries) by Susan J Kroupa
Doodle's "career-change" lands him with a new family and unexpected trouble in this laugh-out-loud mystery perfect for dog lovers of all ages. Doodle's not worried about his new job. Sniffing out bed bugs? Easy as pie. Well, easier, actually, as getting pie can be a problem for a dog. Doodle finds best part of the new job is Molly, the boss's ten-year old daughter, who slips Doodle extra treats [...]
 
Book: The Missings by Peg Brantley
Aspen Falls Colorado police detective, Chase Waters, is working the most interesting and difficult case of his career. Interesting because mutilated bodies of young men and women are appearing regularly in and around his small mountain college town. Difficult because the victims are all Hispanic and that part of town tends to guard its secrets. What he doesn't know is that everything is about to [...]
 
Book: Longing for Home by Lisa M Wayman
Seventeen-year-old Irena clutches all of her belongings, waiting to be processed through Ellis Island in 1892. She hopes for a better life than she had as a Slovenian maid. "Life in America is difficult and unsettling," she thinks. "I had the sensation of disintegrating. I felt myself in little pieces. Was I Slovene, American or even maybe Irish? Catholic or Pagan? For a moment I wasn't sure even [...]
 
Book: Hummingbird by David Stearman
She feels like a misfit. Who is she? Where does she belong? Is she Lexa, Alexandra, or someone else? Forced to commit a crime, she flees south of the Border and a vindictive bounty hunter follows her. Will she escape? Find redemption? Learn who she really is and where she belongs? Her answers lie hidden in a tiny seaside village where wandering hummingbirds rest their wings. "From the moment the [...]
 
Book: Mexican Eskimo Book 1: Exmikan
ABOUT THE BOOK: "Mexican Eskimo" is a story about growing up through space and time. It's a love story that weaves the silken threads of faith, trust and hope into a lifeline of spiritual guidance that tethers our present-day experience to a world of creation magic that existed so long before now, that time itself had not yet started to measure itself in years. A faithful documentation of a most [...]
 
Book: Left Handed Gringo - A Martin Carter Short Story by James L. Rickard
Taking a personal response to Pancho Villa's infamous raid on the American town of Columbus, N.M., Martin Carter travels into Mexico to pursue the killers of his daughter. Writers usually work from an outline, a plan if you will, but this was written from the seat of my pants. This allows the reader to experience every twist and turn as it was imagined. Further, they can walk away at the end with [...]
 
Book: Doubleback - The Georgia Davis Series by Libby Fischer Hellmann
Little Molly Messenger is kidnapped on a sunny June morning. Three days later she's returned, apparently unharmed. Molly's mother, Chris, is so grateful to have her daughter back that she s willing to overlook the odd circumstances. A few days later, the brakes go out on Chris's car. An accident? Maybe. Except that it turns out that Chris, the IT manager at a large Chicago bank, may have [...]
 
Book: Three Degrees and Gone by J. Stewart Willis
"An exceptional story of the future that quietly sounds an alarm about extremities of human behavior." - Kirkus Reviews In 2087, coastal flooding and extreme changes in the weather have turned the United States into a nation of migrants and tent-cities. In this environment, three family groups struggle with their plights and their dreams for the future. They come together from different parts of [...]
 
Book: Border Town Blues (Dalton's Blues) by Andrew Scorah
Dalton's on the run with a gal, and a gun - What begins as a search for missing D.E.A agents, turns into a race against time, through the Sonoran Desert. Jimmy Dalton and Jamie Lee Duggan are heading down Mexico way for some sun, sea, and fun. They run into trouble with the town sheriff after he uncovers drugs in their RV, a shadowy DEA agent, Eric Deacon, persuades them it would be in their best [...]
 
Book: El Mexnophobia by Eugene Williams
Coming to grips with the new neighbors and a crazy phobia like you've never seen before. Funny story about getting to know we are all the same just a little different. Retirement isn't all that it's cracked up to be. I spend most of my time sitting on my front porch counting cars and yelling at the newspaper boy. He's not a bad kid; it's just that he can't seem to hit my front porch with the [...]
 
Book: Living On Dreams by Grant M. Handgis
Book of Poetry ~ Two CollectionsPoems in open verse of life in Mexico, finding love, and observations on social perspectives from an American living in Mexico. The poetry is an attempt to address complex thoughts and social experiences using simple language. It is the author's intent to connect the reader to the poet's experiences through these poems.
 
Book: Man Hunt by David R. Gross
Tom Tobin, an illiterate hunter, trader, rancher, Indian fighter and sometimes U. S. Army guide, led a small detach-ment of soldiers to hunt the Espinosas. He tracked them down, used his Hawken 54 caliber rifle to kill them at long range then cut off their heads. He returned to Fort Garland with the grisly trophies but refused the huge reward for killing them. The era of the Mountain Man, the San [...]
 
Book: An Immigrant's Tale - From Freedom to Slavery in the 21st. Century by Deborah Peters
An Immigrant's Tale took about 3 years to complete. I began writing it because I was angry at the system. It took her 23 years to finally become eligible to receive her green card. She had lost her mother during those years and was unable to return home to bury her. This is a tale of a young woman who gallantly left her country for a better life but instead was burdened and oppressed by her [...]
 
Book: Memories, Mummies, México by Ivan C. Browning
Mexico Travel Adventure Novel She's young, feisty, on a mission, and surrounded by carousing people with faces painted like skeletons. Ellen Greer is a freelance journalist whose career is on the way up. Her latest lead takes her to the historic cities of San Miguel and Guanajuato, Mexico. A "memory plant" used by an Indian healer living in a shack in the desert may help people afflicted with [...]
 
Book: The Difficult Journey by May J. Panayi
A young doctor and his family wake to a bombed out, former home, and begin a long journey towards safety- not knowing what perils the journey will bring. A man filled with racist hatred, sets out to take the law into his own hands. Along the way he finds more than he bargained for. An idealistic girl wants to do something to help right the problems she sees in the world, but things don't turn out [...]
 
Book: The Mexican Connection - Ted Higuera Series Book 3 by Pendelton C. Wallace
Ted and Chris are lured to Mexico by an old nemesis and dragged into Mexico's drug wars where they have to confront the corruption of Mexico's law enforcement. They meet a colorful cast of characters as they search from border towns to the cosmopolitan Mexico City to ancient Aztec ruins. Female PI Catrina Flaherty is in Mexico on a mission of her own. She's hunting for the drug dealing husband of [...]
 
Book: Fighting the Storm (Cageside Chronicles - Tommy Knuckles Trilogy 1) by Jarrah Loh
The young adult fiction series for the warrior at heart. Exactly what UFC & MMA fans have been waiting for! The saga begins with the lonely Mexican teenager, Tommy, who's been beaten up his whole life. But when ghosts emerge from his dead father's boxing past, a new world of adventure, love and pain awaits as he learns to fight his way across the border to his father's homeland, and into the [...]
 
Book: The Mexican Rose (House of Cartels Trilogy Book I) by Alex St. Clair
When her husband is brutally murdered in broad daylight, activist-turned-schoolteacher Rosa Rios finds herself immersed in the blood soaked world of the Mexican drug cartels. She and her fly-by-night sister Mercedes travel across a lush, storied Latin American landscape, from the decaying seaside city of Acapulco to the mystical pyramids of Palenque. Rosa's quest for vengeance leads her to [...]
 
Book: A Month of Quick & Easy Meals - with Menus & Shopping Lists by Beth Maree
Take all the guesswork out of feeding a family of four. This handy cookbook incorporates shopping lists with pricing intended for Trader Joes, but it will work at any grocery store. Based on Trader Joes pricing, you can feed a family of four for under $90 per week and spend less than 30 minutes preparing most dishes. There is a variety of recipes that will satisfy most palettes, Mexican, Italian, [...]
 
Book: The Mismatched Braid by Weam Namou
To escape the military under Saddam's harsh regime, Amel flees Baghdad after the Gulf War, just before his eighteenth birthday. Smart choice! He illegally immigrates into Athens, where he meets his first adversities one of which is a boss captivated by women and trees, the other a roommate who switches price stickers on grocery products to charge Amel more money. Amel's world changes when Dunia, [...]
 
Book: Fighting the Shadows (Cageside Chronicles - Tommy Knuckles Trilogy 3) by Jarrah Loh
Fighting the Shadows - Cageside Chronicles - Tommy Knuckles Trilogy: Book 3 - This is the fiction book series that UFC and MMA fans have been waiting for. Fighting the Shadows is the epic finale to the Tommy Knuckles Trilogy. As a world championship looms ever so close, sex, drugs and money threaten to spiral Tommy's life into turmoil as his family and friends fall to the wayside. Heroes turn to [...]
 
Book: The Fourth Fisherman - How Three Mexican Fishermen Who Came Back from the Dead Changed My Life and Saved My Marriage by Joe Kissack
We each came to a moment of brokenness; what we found there was God. And he was enough. It was the subject of headlines around the world: Three Mexican fishermen in a small open boat without any supplies, drifting for more than nine months and 5,500 miles across the Pacific Ocean. Through blistering sun and threatening storms, they battle starvation, dehydration, hopelessness, and death. Their [...]
 
Book: Simple Truth by Carol Bodensteiner
It's the perfect job. Angela's ticket up the career ladder. Until she suspects her new client of exploiting immigrant workers. As Angela immerses herself in the company and the town, she is faced with challenges similar to the company's immigrant workers. How will she navigate a new system and succeed in the face of obstacles and injustices she doesn't understand? Forced to confront her own [...]
 
Book: Joe Public's Political Perspective by Billy Ray Chitwood
"Joe Public's Political Perspective" is a book of observations from a US citizen who does not apologize for his conservative leanings. However, the author of this book understands that one political party does not hold all the answers to critical issues facing our nation. The current Democratic president, his administration and Democratic-controlled Senate have created in this person's opinion [...]
 
Book: Nobody Wakes Up Pretty by Diane Lefer
New York City, 1992. For Holly, it's the summer when the city she's lived in all her life changes past recognition. And the funerals are about to begin. "Let's get this out of the way," she says. "I'm a white woman who likes black men." That includes her lover Samps. Once a young artist of promise, he's now homeless, living in a Harlem squat, and maybe, Holly fears, clinically insane. But that [...]
 
Book: I'm here to help by S. F. Chapman
It had all seemed so right at the time, Sharon realized with a shudder. Long ago she had made a collection of tiny and innocent decisions that had precipitated a most profound and unpredictable outcome. Minutes ago her seventeen-year-old daughter, Renita had stumbled upon the subtle inconsistencies of her birth while completing some college applications. Now she waited reproachfully for Sharon to [...]
 
Book: Dying for Data (Adina Donati, Accidental Sleuth Book 2) by Cassidy Salem
A rival suitor and a deadly attack are enough to put a damper on any date. Just when Adina's social life is looking up, her night out is interrupted by the scream of police sirens. Afraid her bartender boyfriend might be accused of murder, Adina's neighbor enlists her assistance, and in the process exposes her to the seamier side of illegal immigration and crime in the city. Hard as she tries to [...]
 
Book: The Yeoman - Crying Albion Series - Book 1 by Tyler Danann
When a group of ultra-radicals unleash their agenda in Britain a group of patriotic colonels push back with a successful coup. A short but bloody war sees two sides manifest, on one side are the ultra-liberal, big government Coalition. On the other is nationalist Albion striving for self-sufficiency, isolation and an ethno-state. The Coalition schemes to enrich the British Isles with a final [...]
 


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