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Cherry Blossoms and The Delta Cotton - written by Jimi Massey and Marty Denton
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
this poem is about the Japanese American internment camp in Rhower, Arkansas during WWII. It is about the innocense of youth that helps the healing bridge of differing opinion.
A Brownstone In Brooklyn
Series: J. E. Thompson Trilogy, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A Brownstone In Brooklyn chronicles the life-altering events that shape the future of Andy Michael Pilgrim, a young man growing up in the turbulent sixties.
Chronicles of a Nappi Head
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,450. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Chronicles of a Nappi Head is a collection of tales that will excite the spirit, it may reveal times and places that you have never experienced, or it may simply bring back memories of past occurrences that have been in the back of your mind.
Victoria's Beginning
Series: Victoria's Journey, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,950. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
The Amazon Bestselling book, Victoria's Beginning sets the dramatic tone of the Victoria's Journey series. Born different, Victoria has to face many challenges and hardships starting with the rejection by her parents, and her faith becomes tested with each new obstacle. Can Victoria triumph over the old family voodoo curse with her faith and find her destiny? Don't miss the exciting drama!
Weathered Bird: A Jazz Age Novelette (House of Black Flowers Short)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in the dance halls and speakeasies of prohibition era Philadelphia, comes a story of finding love before finding ones self.
Arriva
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Dream for western life
The Legacy of Roosevelt Clay
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This is a tale of how a black man in the deep south of the 1950's and 60's became the biggest landowner in all of the region. Or so they say...
The Collected Stories, Volume 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,790. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012 by Black Bay Books. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
These are all stories of race. Written between 1917 and 1947, they are the author's attempts to describe the racial situation in the South in the early part of the 20th Century. Like her award-winning novel, "The Other Room," the stories are sensitive, original, and important.
The Pull Of Freedom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,970. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Even in bondage the people freshly arrived from Africa considered themselves free. Led by Nanny and Cudjoe the slaves escaped the Simmonds’ plantation and went in different directions to forge their destiny in the new country called Jamaica.
Paris in April
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by John McClure. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Canada's greatest military disaster gave rise to Canada's greatest love affair. A biracial romance during the second world war, centered around Canadian participation in the Battle of Dieppe , the largest military disaster in Canadian history, an Essex County white boy, Aiken Day, and one great looking black gal, Paris Chase.
Just a Season
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 156,190. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
It’s been said, there are no words that have not been spoken and there are no stories that have never been told but there are some that you will never forget – until now. Just a Season is a luminous story into the life of a man who, in the midst of pain and loss, journeys back in time to reexamine all the richness of his life.
Snake Walkers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,320. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Snake Walkers tells of the first black reporter at a southern newspaper, who traumatized as a child after witnessing a tragic event in the 1950s, attempts to solve the mysterious abandonment of a small town and the disappearance of fourteen townspeople while seeking his own salvation.
Who Tells the Moon to Sleep?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(4.50 from 8 reviews)
Picture book for ages 8 and up. Having learned from Mama that the world is filled with things that do what they please like the moon and the cat, Tess wonders why she and Mama are constantly told what to do. They are told when to play, when to eat, and even when to sleep. Mama explains that they are slaves -- owned by the couple in the big house. But Tess realizes her heart is free.
Quick Guide: Black Like Me
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 9 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 13 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The protagonist and the narrator of the book, John Howard Griffin, is a middle aged white man. He lives in Mansfield, Texas in 1959.
A Time Of Essence
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Atrocity, deception, bravery, commitment... all combine in the small southern town of Glendylan, awaiting Thomas MacLachlan. His colleague has been murdered, and he's come to find out why. Thomas discovers an abiding darkness of intimidation, violence, and continuing vestiges of slave days thought long gone.
One Day. Someday. Soon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,480. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » General
This book chronicles the son of an African slave and a Cherokee warrior. Black Pony was born free, but was inadvertently thrust into slavery. His mother dies, leaving him under the care of Aunt Pearl, who raises him until the end of the Civil War. They go to Washington, DC, where she dies. At 12, Black Pony heads West, becomes Colt Culhane, a respected successful rancher who establishes Colt, TX
Liza Jane No-Name
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by House of Lit. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Placed in the time of the Civil War, this literary short story carries us through darkness into light, as a young black girl finds her power and liberation in an unexpected place.
Cracking the Ice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Pentucket Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In 1968, at the height of the Civil Rights struggle, Jessie Stackhouse leaves home to break the color line at an elite, all-white prep school, but soon finds that the coach doesn't want him there and neither do most of his teammates. They'll go to almost any extreme to make him leave. Jessie must overcome not only the team in the other locker room, but the even more dangerous one in his own.
Sold into Slavery: The Story of Adaku, A Black Slave Woman Part I
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,590. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The Story of Adaku discusses African slavery during the colonial times and highlights one young Igbo woman's plight as she journeys towards a world that means nothing to her.
Butterfly Season
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,660. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
BUTTERFLY SEASON takes Lila Dean to the edge of madness and back as she learns to deal with tremendous loss and overwhelming fear in order to protect her daughter Olivia, whose extraordinary gift not only seals her destiny, but changes the lives of the people of Freedom, Texas forever.