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Ready Reference Treatise: Out of Africa
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
There is highly descriptive presentation of the African colonial life during the last decades of the British Empire. The author first wrote the book in English and then rewrote it in Danish language.
An Uninvited Guest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The end of segregation made little difference in the daily lives of old Miss Minnie and her day-helper, Lula. But when a figment of Miss Minnie’s addled imagination threatens Lula's long-held job security, Lula uses the old, entrenched rules of segregation to dispel that figment -- with surprising results. A short story.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Land
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story revolves around the life of Paul-Edward Logan. He happens to be the son of a white man and a black woman. At the end of the main story, there are three entries in the book from Paul’s journal.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Joys of Motherhood
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This tragic story revolves around Ngu-Ego, the daughter of Nwokocha Agbadi and Ona. Ngu-Ego’s mother, Ona, also had a bad fate with childbearing.
The Water Line - A Klansman's Road to Redemption
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Former Klansman and Selma, Alabama native David Earl Applewhite’s journey, on the rugged road to redemption, lasts fifty years. It ends with his epic battle with the demons of his own creation, and a powerful lesson in love and forgiveness few could imagine. - Gene Cartwright, former Oprah guest author and Pulitzer Nominee for his third novel, A Family Gathering.
Chains
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 111,000. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The slaves of Dunwoodie Plantation have little hope: Louise expects a miserable life after her father sells her, and she witnesses her mother’s murder. David, the young groom, worships her. His half-brother, Samson, though, is the overseer for his master. Abraham, the blacksmith, searches for freedom after avenging his wife’s murder. But then a young minister and his wife arrive.
Sunday's Child
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 80,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Sunday Everette grows up in the Jim Crow South at the Pea Island Life-Saving Station. With the sole influence of the station's heroic all-black crew, she becomes a strong and beautiful young woman with a spirit to match. Her calm days end when dark skies bring with them an unlikely mix of forbidden love, murder and a Nazi submarine carrying millions of dollars in gold stolen from the Third Reich.
Sons of Their Fathers
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 60,390. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The dramatic finale to the Pea Island Gold trilogy. Discover the sons of Horst von Hellenbach and Martin Bormann and their fate. Will the sons follow the dangerous footsteps of their famous fathers? What role will Sunday Everette and her daughter play? Will Hitler’s Judas return? And what of the hidden treasure? Follow the twists and turns from New York to Germany, North Carolina to California.
Men of Valor, Books 1 - 3 Boxset
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In a time when tradition dictated the lives of all, three courageous women will defy conventions and three men of honour will love them regardless.
Ready Reference Treatise: Iola Leroy
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The book also deals with several serious issues of education for women, miscegenation, abolition, passing, temperance, and social responsibility.
Quick Guide: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
Series: A Quick Guide · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The novel very minutely and observantly explores the lives of the people living in southern Mississippi, during the period of Great Depression in the United States.
Literature Help: The Watsons Go to Birmingham 1963
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story revolves around a very loving African-American family. The family lives in the town of Flint, Michigan. The year is 1963.
Literature Help: What Is the What
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story is based on the real life story of Valentino Achak Deng. The story describes his struggles and how he overcame them. Achak Deng was a Sudanese refugee who had come to take refuge in the United States. He was the member of the Lost Boys of Sudan Programme.
Literature Companion: Roots
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story revolves around Kunta Kinte, who happens to be an eighteenth century African. He is captured as an adolescent and then sold as a slave in the United States.
The Best and the Brightest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In a 1960s Chicago where Bobby Kennedy serves as president, Mayor Daley rules the city and Martin Luther King, Jr. finds himself victim to a failed assassination attempt, the African-American community hoped Willis would change the world. But when his chance comes in the form of a story implicating Kennedy and Daley in the hit on King, Willis must make a choice: fame or self-preservation.
A Live Wire in Deadwood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Tennesseans West: Beginning a new series of short stories about people from the Volunteer State who made an impact in the American West! In this first entry, by Tom Wood, a young reporter finds an unexpected story when he meets an elderly black man on a train who has a fascinating past: he is Nat Love, formerly known as Deadwood Dick…
"Ragtime" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The author has blended historical characters with fictional characters into a firm framework that encompasses the events, characters, and the important ideas in American History.
Across the River - an 1800s Black / Native American Novella
Price: Free! Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Part black. Part Irish. Part Lumbee Indian. Wholly determined to protect her family. Naomi Jackson made a mistake. Born in the tumultuous years following the American Revolution, she embraced change, excitement, and adventure. So when the Devil Bill Williams swaggered into town, she launched into his arms, determined that her love for him could overcome all obstacles. It couldn't.
Arkaz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,380. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Princess Kaella of Yatz's serene world comes to a grinding halt when her tiny village is invaded by forces of the Great Sol, an arch rival of Arkaz, under whose rule her village falls. Fleeing for her life and from a forced betrothal, she teams up with unlikely allies, searches for her kidnapped sister and hopes to bring back help for her village...
Literature Companion: A Lesson Before Dying
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 96 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 281. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story of the novel is set ten years before the Civil Rights Movement began. It is set in the year 1948. The African-Americans had to face a lot of problems during this period but they had their own successes as well, but the dramatic events of the Civil Rights Movement overshadowed all that.