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Literature Companion: Roots
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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…
Freedom: Part 5
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,810. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
A continuation of the fourth book. FREEDOM Part 5 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.
Freedom: Part 4
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
A continuation of the third book. FREEDOM Part 4 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.
Freedom: Part 3
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
A continuation of the second book. FREEDOM Part 3 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.
"Ragtime" Summarized and Analyzed
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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
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Price: Free! Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
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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.
Freedom: Part 2
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,130. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
A continuation of the first book. FREEDOM Part 2 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.
Arkaz
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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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...
Freedom: Part 1
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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.
Literature Companion: A Lesson Before Dying
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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. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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.
I am just Jes — One Man’s Journey from Slave to Freedman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,660. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Slavers took him from his African home when he was just four years old. He and a group of adults were loaded onto a ship and herded into the hold. They would be sold as slaves once they reached their destination. Now, 14 years later, he is just Jes.
Ready Reference Treatise: Disgrace
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 113 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 267. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story very descriptively deals with the country’s changing scenario. There is a third person narrator, David Lurie, whose narration dominates the major part of the story.
A View from the Bench
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A View from the Bench by Philip Small. This is a fascinating tale about a young boy mercilessly whipped by his teacher then later ordered to stand on the bench for the rest of the school term.
Literature Help: Weep Not, Child
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 70 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 248. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The book has been specifically written to describe the Mau Mau Uprising in Africa. The novel also describes how an entire people had to face the astonishing dispossession of their ancestral land.
Standing on the Promises, Book Three: The Last Mile of the Way (Revised & Expanded)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,750. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Zarahemla Books. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Book three of the Standing on the Promises trilogy about black LDS pioneers.
Standing on the Promises, Book Two: Bound for Canaan (Revised & Expanded)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,490. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Zarahemla Books. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Book two of the Standing on the Promises trilogy about black LDS pioneers.
Standing on the Promises, Book One: One More River to Cross (Revised & Expanded)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,500. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Zarahemla Books. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Book one of the Standing on the Promises trilogy about black LDS pioneers.
Weathered Bird: A Jazz Age Novelette (House of Black Flowers Short)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
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Set in the dance halls and speakeasies of prohibition era Philadelphia, comes a story of finding love before finding ones self.