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  • Mother Land

    A Novel

    by Leah Franqui ...
    **“Lively and evocative, Mother Land is a deftly crafted exploration of identity and culture, with memorable and deeply human characters who highlight how that which makes us different can ultimately unite us.”**—Amy Myerson, author of The Bookshop of Yesterdays and The ImperfectsFrom the critically acclaimed author of America for Beginners, a wonderfully insightful, witty, and heart-piercing ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    Mother Land

    A Novel

    by Leah Franqui ...
    Narrated by Amy McFadden ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 11 min

    **“Lively and evocative, Mother Land is a deftly crafted exploration of identity and culture, with memorable and deeply human characters who highlight how that which makes us different can ultimately unite us.”**—Amy Myerson, author of The Bookshop of Yesterdays and The ImperfectsFrom the critically acclaimed author of America for Beginners, a wonderfully insightful, witty, and heart-piercing ... Read more

    $26.99 USD or FREE with audiobook trial

  • America for Beginners

    A Novel

    by Leah Franqui ...
    Recalling contemporary classics such as Americanah, Behold the Dreamers, and The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, a funny, poignant, and insightful debut novel that explores the complexities of family, immigration, prejudice, and the American Dream through meaningful and unlikely friendships forged in unusual circumstances.Pival Sengupta has done something she never expected: she has booked a ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    America for Beginners

    A Novel

    by Leah Franqui ...
    Narrated by Soneela Nankani ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 17 min

    Recalling contemporary classics such as Americanah, Behold the Dreamers, and The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, a funny, poignant, and insightful debut novel that explores the complexities of family, immigration, prejudice, and the American Dream through meaningful and unlikely friendships forged in unusual circumstances.Pival Sengupta has done something she never expected: she has booked a ... Read more

    $26.99 USD or FREE with audiobook trial

  • Mother Land

    by Paul Theroux ...
    “Theroux possesses a fabulously nasty sense of humor.” — Stephen King, New York Times Book ReviewTo those in her Cape Cod town, Mother is an exemplar of piety, frugality, and hard work. To her husband and seven children, she is a selfish, petty tyrant. She excels at playing her offspring against each other. Her favorite, Angela, died in childbirth; only Angela really understands her, she tells the ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Echoes From My Mother Land Africa

    by Faith Mujesia ...
    Echoes From My Motherland is a celebration of life, culture and laughter from Africa. It spans through many facets of the African experience. To God be the Glory Amen. ... Read more

    $5.00 USD

  • Golden Lining

    A Journey from the Mother land to My ‘Father land‘

    by Joseph Paul ...
    “The bouquet of poems in this collection is the rainbow of emotions of the poet Joseph Paul – the cream of his dreams brought to the real world through his poetic artistry. The beauty of a poem will unfold only when the reader is able to look through the glasses of the poet… For such an impressive work, ‘Best Wishes’ may sound trite.”Ms. L. Chari “For a reader it is a journey to a ‘wonderland’ or ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Pink Shoes

    Mother Land

    by Yanghee Cho ...
    Pink Shoes is based on the real-life experiences of the authors mother and grandmom tells of the ardent love of the Korean woman Junju and the Japanese man Douru . Set against the turmoil of the days from the Japanese colonial era until the immediate aftermath of World War II. At nineteen, Junju, the granddaughter of a millionaire from Chosun, goes to Tokyo to study to become an obstetrician. ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • Pink Shoes

    Mother Land

    by Yanghee Cho ...
    Pink Shoes is based on the real-life experiences of the author‘s mother and grandmom tells of the ardent love of the Korean woman Junju and the Japanese man Douru . Set against the turmoil of the days from the Japanese colonial era until the immediate aftermath of World War II. At nineteen, Junju, the granddaughter of a millionaire from Chosun, goes to Tokyo to study to become an obstetrician. ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    Mother Land

    by Paul Theroux ...
    Narrated by Jefferson Mays ...

    Unabridged

    23 hours 19 min

    A richly detailed, darkly hilarious novel of a family held together and torn apart by its narcissistic matriarch To those in her Cape Cod town, Mother is an exemplar of piety, frugality, and hard work. To her husband and seven children, she is the selfish, petty tyrant of Mother Land. She excels at playing her offspring against each other. Her favorite, Angela, died in childbirth; only Angela ... Read more

    $29.99 USD or FREE with audiobook trial

  • Mother Land

    by Dmetri Kakmi ...
    Mother Land is an autobiographical novel, a minutely remembered description of childhood on an Aegean island, marked by the furious opposition of hostile yet neighbouring cultures. Dmetri Kakmi was born into an age-old Greek community on the now-Turkish island of Bozcaada in the early 1960s. His nine-year-old self tries to make sense of the escalating tension between Greek and Turk, Muslim and ... Read more

    $10.99 USD

  • Mother Land

    by Adam Mayle ...
    Pete is a failed chef who has lost the joy of cooking. And that is just the start of his problems. He hates his job. He is loathed by his mother-in-law. Worst of all, his inability to have a child with his wife, Amy, has pushed their marriage to the brink.But when Pete and Amy travel to Russia to adopt a little boy, their marital crisis explodes into a major catastrophe. Adrift in a strange Slavic ... Read more

    $1.99 USD