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Irish-American Story

By Asijemily  (booksie.com)

This book is about the story of three Irish immigrants that struggle to find a new life in their new home, America.

Book | Updated May 9, 2013 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,Irish,Americans,Immigration

Stars And Stripes

By Georgiamarch  (booksie.com)

It is 1847 and fourteen year old Kathleen Ryan has just immigrated to Boston from Ireland. She and her family have to overcome discrimination and disease in their new life.

Short Story | Updated May 7, 2013 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Historical,Fiction,Ireland,America,Immigration,Typhus,Discrimination


The Things He Shattered

By Criss Sole  (booksie.com)

The Beginning of Now Completely unaware of the horrible repercussions her actions will have, Karina asks for permission to go out on the balcony, in a very feeble attempt to avoid an uncomfortable situation. The evening had taken a very bad turn. She is told she can go. Moments later the young...

Novel | Updated Apr 12, 2013 | Reads: 324 | Comments: 53 | Likes: 125
Tags: Autobiography,Police,Corruption,Disability,Immigration,University,Canada,Russia,Hospitals,Surgeries,Relationships,Pain,Betrayal


Thoughts Of A Teenage Immigrant

By Dlaura69  (booksie.com)

How I see the immigration situation.

Poetry | Updated Mar 6, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 4
Tags: Immigration,Pain,Good,Bad,Teenager,Fear


Gaal Gui (Freedom) Aux Potes De Yoff Et De Ngor

By Ill Buddha  (booksie.com)

IN FRENCH: A young senegalese illegal immigrant about to drown at sea flashes back to how he got there.

Short Story | Updated Feb 2, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Senegal,Immigration,Love,Amour,Noyade,Drowning,Mort,Death,Illegal,Illégal,Afrique,Africa,Moderne,Modern,Tragedie,Tragedy,French,Francais,Wolof


The Scarf

By Dakota Blue  (booksie.com)

Emme's home is in France. She doesn't want to go to immigrate to America. Here is a short story about her last day at home.

Short Story | Updated Jan 7, 2013 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: France,Scarf,America,Historical,Fiction,Immigration


Bouquet Of Dandelions, A Jar Of Fish, Carpet

By Purpleapricot  (booksie.com)

A family's adaptation to a new country through the daughter Esma's eyes.

Short Story | Updated Nov 28, 2012 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Adaptation,Culture,Shock,Immigration,Loss,Death,Loneliness,Family,Anatolia,Carpet,Dandelion


Almost A Turkish Soap Opera

By Anneraevasquez  (booksie.com)

This is an excerpt from the novel Almost a Turkish Soap Opera, a companion book for the feature film and web series. If you are a fan of the web series or film, you will find the book just as entertaining. There are many questions answered in the book and more detail about each character.

Book | Updated Oct 4, 2012 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Literary,Fiction,Cultural,Heritage,Immigration,Turkish,Almost,A,Soap,Opera,Anne-rae,Vasquez,Excerpt,Free,Book

The Awakening.

By Msfantasyd  (booksie.com)

Eve awoke to a room full of sunlight. A fresh morning breeze lifted the muslin curtain then dropped it playfully as it rippled through the material. She had slept well and yet she felt as if she could lie there all day. The past few days had been emotionally draining and trying to replace the...

Essay | Updated Sep 14, 2012 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Eve,Awoke,To,A,Room,Full,Of,Sunlight.,A,Fresh,Morning,Breeze,Lifted,The,Muslin,Curtain,Then,Dropped,It

The Man And The River. Immigration

By Nouvelvie  (booksie.com)

The experiences and sensations of coming to a new land. What I felt the first time I arrived to America and the first time visiting my former home

Short Story | Updated May 10, 2012 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Immigration,Airport,Plane,Colombia,United,States,Change

The Trunk Rider

By Jamesmasternak  (booksie.com)

Fifteen-year-old Kanya Duvelle has lived all her life on her parents' elephant farm in rural Thailand. Raised among the animals from birth, she takes for granted an understand that takes years to master. But when Kanya is suddenly made to leave the farm, she comes to know a very different kind...

Novel | Updated Apr 25, 2012 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Trunk,Rider,Kanya,Thailand,Elephant,Elephants,Canada,Immigration,Teen,Young,Adult,Without,Vampires,No,Here

Bristol To Baghdad, Iraq

By Humanfaith  (booksie.com)

Iraqi security officers were very helpful, professional and respectful to all mourners. On Monday, at least 28 people were killed and 78 wounded in a wave of bomb attacks in central Iraq against mourners. I Ajmal Mehdi condemns in the strongest terms by volunteering my time in Karbala for help...

Article | Updated Jan 1, 2012 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Human,Fealty,Faith,Humanfealty,Ajmal,Mehdi,Life,Knowledge,Bristol,Ct,Avon,Lucky,Adam,Syed,Multan,Pakistan,Academia,Advertising,Afghanistan

Form Italy To U.S.

By Theresnoplanetb  (booksie.com)

"Murderous tactics are rarely used." this is for a school project, and i want it to be really good. I would reaaly love it if you could help me make it better. I want suggestions; comments, good or bad. if you are going to leave a comment please answer the folloing: 1 did it keep you...

Short Story | Updated Dec 16, 2011 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Italy,Immigration,Hardships,Mussolini,History

The Ashes Of My Dreams.

By Gorgeous Granny  (booksie.com)

Born in post war London to Spanish parents her war hero father was given British nationality so her home became the meeting place for anything needed in the spanish community. With only her parents who really didn't care for her she was constantly palmed off to Spanish families by her mother...

Book | Updated Dec 1, 2011 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Autobiography,Pain,Loneliness,Immigration,Spanish,Black

Unwanted Jewel

By Tani83  (booksie.com)

About the struggles of success of a bengali girl.

Novel | Updated Oct 23, 2011 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Fiction,Realistic,Inspirational,Motivation,Bangladesh,Culture,Abuse,Success,Immigration,Gender,Discrimination

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