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Quick Guide: A Gathering of Old Men
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Series: A Quick Guide · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The novel is set on the Marshall Plantation in Bayonne Louisiana, a fictional setting. Beau Baton is the Cajun work boss there. Just before the beginning of the novel, he is murdered.
It's His Choice
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Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
"It's his choice" is a single short story for quick, half an hour read. It 's about a teen who chose the wrong path of racism. What are the troubles and consequences he had to face? Did he find a solution to his problem? What did he eventually realize? What did he choose in the end?
If I Were President Barack Obama: Little Hunter’s Dream
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Series: If I Were. Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Summary: Hunter Mason is a ten-year-old kid who lives with his mother, Charlene Mason. Hunter lost his father when he was only seven years old and since then has found life more difficult than ever before. The most challenging part was never having his mother around as often as he would want, because of her job and going to school in the evenings.
If I Were Martin Luther King Jr.: Little Martin's Dream
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Series: If I Were. Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
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If I were Martin Luther King Jr. tells the story of young Martin Alexander Cunningham and how he was terrified of the school’s bully. Young Martin finds inspiration from a book about Martin Luther King Jr. that his mother let him borrow to solve his bullying predicament. Not only does he find a way to non-violently solve his problem, he also makes a life-long friend.
The Tale of the Western Crocogator
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Price: Free! Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
The crocogator is an urban legend in the African-American tradition. In The Tale of the Western Crocogator, I take this legendary figure out of his native home in New York's Harlem and send him to Los Angeles. In his adventure he finds out things about himself he had not known and develops a new appreciation for his female companion.
Where Loyalties Lie
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Price: Free! Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
When Olivia Johnston’s cell phone rang at three o’clock in the morning she never expected it to be her ex-best friend. The same friend that once had sex with her boyfriend behind her back. Although she vowed to never speak to Jessica again, Olivia’s love and loyalty won’t allow her to turn away a friend in need. When Olivia takes Jessica into her home, against the advice of other friends, she ca
Changes
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Price: Free! Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Join Yasmin, Nicole, and Anya in their junior year at Thurgood Marshall High School, a high school in a Virginia community. There will be trials and challenges, flirting and fun, good times and bad.
Goodbye Grandae Coop
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Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Remorse and self-blame weighs heavily on the black sheep of the family which leads him to speak to the ghost of his recently departed grandfather.
Southern Roadie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
There are three types of soldiers on a battlefield: Targets, Followers, and Warriors. Jeff Briggs is a warrior. During an ambush, a rocket explodes near Jeff and his friend Clarence. The next thing Jeff knows, it is 2 years later and he has no memory of anything past the explosion. He hits the road to find his friend. During the trip, his reality shifts from the road to the battle and back again.
Angel On the Front Pew
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,170. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
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All First Lady Harrison wants to do is make it into heaven, but Mother Calloway is going to put her through hell first.
Super
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,070. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by BlackBelle. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Audrey Hart has a job she hates, a crappy basement apartment, and 45 cents left on her Metrocard. And she has a secret. Not only do Supers fight crime, they have to do everything to keep up a normal life as an alter ego, including keeping jobs, folding laundry, and paying taxes. Can Audrey find a way to save the world and save herself at the same time?
Being Davante
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,030. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Davante Williams learns tough lessons on his road into adulthood. He successfully manages the loss of his mother, reunification with his long lost father, and the revelation of his artistic talents to the world. Davante made some poor choices along the way, but he triumphs through his struggles and hardships.
We Cry For Peace
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Price: Free! Words: 8,700. 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.
Pills and Potions Part 1
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Price: Free! Words: 53,500. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by K Elliott. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
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Previously known as Love and Logic. After spending over twelve years in prison, Marcus Duran II is finally home and ready to start his life anew with his wife Shay and his boys. He is determined to do it right this time around. But forces beyond his control, pushes Marcus in a position that once again threaten to take away everything. Over the years he has seen his share of betrayals.......
Daddy Dearest
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,060. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by K Elliott. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
After Carl "Hammer" Bobbit was sentenced to fifteen years in prison, he became obsessed with his daughter, Cataya.Through his best friend, Ron, he controls every aspect of her life. He regulates where she goes, what she watches on T.V and who she hangs with. He knows that Cataya hates him, but his fatherly instincts won't allow him to lighten up, or confess to his guilt.
Are You Alright Mister Lawrence?
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
"It is like she stood out from the darkness." Mister Lawrence said. He is 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?
Life After Natalie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,100. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Cami has survived a suicide attempt, miscarriage, and heartbreak. She’s slowly starting to get her life back on track. But as hard as she tries to move on, she can’t. As if things couldn’t get any worse, the school bully, Kelly Davidson, is now targeting her sister. With her back against the wall, Cami makes a decision that even she didn’t see coming.
The coup of carrots (Remix)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,130. 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: Free! 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.