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Leslie DuBois Historical Fiction Bundle
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 141,830. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Three full Historical Fiction Novels from best-selling author Leslie DuBois.
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.
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.
The Justice Women: A Novel Of Life In Detroit's Black Bottom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Lucille is alone in the slums of Detroit’s Black Bottom in the 1941. Her official title is “midwife,” but mothers come to her for abortions because no woman has lost her life in Lucille's hands. She meets a Polish immigrant who works in the world’s oldest profession and a drifter who challenges racial and gender norms. During the 1943 race riots, a remarkable event brings Lucille closer to love.
Cracking the Ice
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Pentucket Publishing. Category: 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.
Josiah
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Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 63,410. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Take musket in hand and join Josiah, a freed black man, as he experiences the adventures of the Cherokee, Virginia and Kentucky frontiers, romance and the beginning of the French and Indian war in 1754.
Heroism of Hope for Africa: Patriotic Poems on a Dawn of a New Era
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,080. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
"Guaranteed to capture and sustain the attention of all consumers and connoisseurs of poetry, especially those with emotional investments in Africa, Ahiabuike's poetry is fresh, natural, and mellifluous, grounded in a unique craft that relies on the power of intuition and shuns the blind spots of visible verities. It is vivid and deeply layered, truthfully grim and hopeful." Moses Ebe Ochonu, PhD
One Day. Someday. Soon
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,480. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
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
Left by the Side of the Road: Characters without a Novel
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Series: The Civil War in South Carolina's Low Country, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,670. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Left by the Side of the Road is a collection of short historical fiction. The characters are real people whose stories provide interesting sidelights on the main narratives of my other books. All take place in 1862, primarily in the coastal islands of South Carolina. They feature Union and Confederate soldiers, plantation slaves, missionaries and teachers, cotton agents, spies, and profiteers.
The Pine Bluff Project
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,480. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1957, racial tension in the state capital at a fever pitch over the integration of Central High, a deformed despot and his gang of fervent segregationists terrorize blacks in Pine Bluff, AR into swearing allegiance to "separate but equal." When the mob begins bullying even white passive supporters of integration, citizens of both races put aside longstanding prejudices to unite for revenge.
Fearless Freedom
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century
Eleven-year-old Bernice Givens learns about courage and fear when she becomes a freedom fighter in the civil rights movement that her hero, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., leads in her hometown of Birmingham, Alabama, during the historic spring and summer of 1963.
Railroad to the Moon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,290. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Runaway slave Elijah has been living with the Laird family on a small farm in Maine. The family grieves their soldier son, Billy, who had exacted a promise from Elijah to take his place, to be a big brother to ten-year-old Jamie. Now, Jamie’s ability to heal hinges on his attachment to Elijah. Weaving historical realities into a work of fiction, this is a tale of friendship, loyalty, and love.
Kenyas neue Hoffnung
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Series: Kenyas Geschichte, six. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 227,760. Language: German. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Das sechste Buch der großen kenyanischen Familien-Saga, erzählt vor dem Hintergrund wahrer geschichtlicher Begebenheiten. Sein 89. Geburtstag steht vor der Tür und er stellt bei einem Rückblick auf sein Leben fest, wie wenig sich im Land, der Republic Kenya, verändert hat.
Feuer über Kenya
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Series: Kenyas Geschichte, four. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 218,890. Language: German. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Das vierte Buch der großen kenyanischen Familien-Saga, erzählt vor dem Hintergrund wahrer geschichtlicher Begebenheiten. Sein Enkel Erik hat zwei Kinder und William sieht 2007 seinem 84. Geburtstag entgegen. Nun erlebt er Diskriminierung am eigenen Leib, den Zerfall seiner Familie, und wie das Land, das seine Heimat geworden ist, im Rahmen der politischen Wirren zusammenbricht.
Diskriminierung der Farbe
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Series: Kenyas Geschichte, three. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 225,310. Language: German. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Drittes Buch der Kenya-Saga Williams Enkel Erik arbeitet für den Kenya Wildlife Service. In diesem Umfeld wird die Geschichte der Ärztin Ariane Niebert erzählt, die voller hochgesteckter Ziele und bepackt mit einem Kopf voller Träume für ein Jahr in das Land kommt, um zu helfen.
Ergreifende Wildnis
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Series: Kenyas Geschichte, two. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 230,390. Language: German. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In diesem zweiten Buch der Saga kommt 1969 sein Sohn James aus England zurück zur Farm seines Vaters. Nur das Wiedersehen endet mit einem großen Streit und William erkennt, welchen großen Fehler er in der Vergangenheit gemacht hat. Das ist noch nicht alles Unangenehme. James teilt ihm mit, dass er eine Safarifirma mit seinen beiden farbigen Freunden gründen möchte
Kenya Gold oder Talmi
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Series: Kenyas Geschichte, five. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 224,650. Language: German. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Das fünfte Buch der großen kenyanischen Familien-Saga, erzählt vor dem Hintergrund wahrer geschichtlicher Begebenheiten. Es entführt den Leser auf den afrikanischen Kontinent, mit all seinen verschiedenen Facetten, der Tierwelt, aber auch den Problemen.
Weisse Haut - Schwarze Haut
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Series: Kenyas Geschichte, one. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 228,100. Language: German. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Es ist die erfundene Lebensgeschichte von drei Generationen weißer Siedler in Kenia, erzählt vor dem Hintergrund wahrer geschichtlicher Begebenheiten. William Shrimes kommt 1939, als fünfzehnjähriger Junge, in die Kronkolonie Kenia. Den Kopf voller Illusionen und Pläne.