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We Cry For Peace
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Price: Free! Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
This book is an assemblage of the voices of dexterous poets from different parts of the globe penning a poetic report of the threat to peace both personal peace and national peace. The league of poets suggests solutions.
"Native Son" Summarized and Analyzed
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Native Son” by Richard Wright was first published in 1940. It was originally the title of Nelson Algren’s first novel, “Somebody in Boots.” The story of that novel was based on a piece of doggerel about the first Texan.
Come to Yourself, Mr. Jones
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
A Novelette He doesn’t make mistakes on Friday nights. When InTýntz, a favored celebrity, meets a gorgeous and mysterious woman (Crystal?) at a club in his hometown, he doesn’t know he’s in for a night nothing like he planned, and a morning after he’ll more than remember.
Are You Alright Mister Lawrence?
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
"It is like she stood out from the darkness." Mister Lawrence said. He is permanently blind so what does that mean and how could this affect his day to day life? Would you like to find out? Well see what is wrong with Mister Lawrence. Is he losing his mind or is his mind trying to show him something?
Literature Help: The Member of the Wedding
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is said that Carson McCullers had initially planned to write a story about a girl who happens to be in love with her piano teacher, but she suddenly found something which compelled her to change it into a full length novel.
The coup of carrots
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Price: Free! Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Brent Grimes is summoned by his fraternity to eradicate a problem threatening their agenda on a foreign soil. While he knows he'll need all his wits about him to accomplish the task, what he doesn't know, is his frat has been keeping a centuries old secret, not only from him, but from the world at large. A secret so shocking, even he's reluctant to believe its truth.
All Sugar Ain't Sweet: Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
all sugar ain't sweet contains five short stories from various genres (from urban and inspirational fiction, to allegoric fantasy), each about relationships (the bitter and the sweet), featuring characters from different walks of life.
"The Man Who was Almost a Man" Summarized and Analyzed
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
On the surface it appears to be a very simple story about a young boy who wants to have a gun, but the story very intelligently and descriptively explores the underlying themes of racism and the struggles of an individual in America that was divided on the basis of color, caste, ethnicity, and religion.
Literature Help: Maggie: A Girl of the Streets
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Maggie: A Girl of the Streets” by Stephen Crane was first published in 1893. This novella by this famous American novelist was not very well received when it was first published. It did not win literary acclaim and public attention.
Spice & Soul: Episode One
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Tristan Bell is a driven, ambitious chef. When a new position opens up at Toulouse, the French restaurant where he works, he's not going to let anything hold him back–not even if Toulouse's head chef doesn't think Tristan has what it takes. Tristan has neither the time nor the energy to waste on a new relationship. But then he meets Sunil Chand. Can handsome, artistic Sunil change Tristan's plans?
The Lifeguard
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Series: Bite-Sized Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by Poison Arrow Publishing. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Regina Hartley has had enough. The demands of life have taken a toll on her, and she decides to end it all in watery surrender. But instead of drowning to death, she finds herself being revived on shore by a concerned, handsome stranger, and after saving her, the stranger refuses to leave her alone. His attention moves her, but after saving her spirit, will the stranger eventually disappear?
Unbidden Desires
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 18,980. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When your greatest enemy becomes your best lover… Zora Riley’s intentions were to discover the scandalous story her rival dug up. Alastair Halliday left Britain to make a name for himself in America, but he didn’t come to the Den for a story. The masquerade will allow them to do anything...even kiss their most tempting rival. Will they go back to being enemies or will they stay lovers?
Wednesday Monette And The Runaway Groom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
A young girl named Wednesday attends a wedding.
Belly of the Beast
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
A short story written from prison
His Insignificant Son
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
A young teen tries to honor his mother’s dying request and get to know his absentee father. Can he forgive a man who was never there, whose absence made him feel insignificant for most of his life?
The Once and Future Thug
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Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Short story about a teen and how he became the leader of his gang.
Almost Doesn't Count
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Doris refuses to allow the hard work that she has done in turning a young man's life around go to waste. With fierce determination, Doris assumes the responsibility for ensuring that Lorenzo’s infant son, Zelman, does not succumb to the pressures of urban life. Doris becomes adamant that giving up is no longer an option and almost doesn’t count.
Freedom
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Price: Free! Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
FREEDOM is a book about life and death, truth and deception, bondage, secrets and freedom. It follows a slave family during the 1800s amid many trials and tribulations that they had to endure. And how it affects their present day family. In this book we see that freedom is not only a physical state but freedom is a state of mind.
Rock Star Lover (Carnal Diaries Book 1)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,390. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Can Ripp Collins convince his childhood friend—Aubrey, to give into him, despite his bad boy reputation, or will she keep running from the passion they could share?
Literature Help: Jazz
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The major part of the story is set in Harlem, New York City, during the 1920s. The narrative very interestingly and skillfully explores the pasts of various characters. The narrative, as the story progresses, extends back to the past to the mid nineteenth century American South.