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"Native Son" Summarized and Analyzed
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Native Son” by Richard Wright was first published in 1940. It was originally the title of Nelson Algren’s first novel, “Somebody in Boots.” The story of that novel was based on a piece of doggerel about the first Texan.
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.
Belly of the Beast
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
A short story written from prison
Raggedy Ann
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,810. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Annie Mitchell was born behind a dumpster, the offspring of a crack head mother and a small time pimp. She was left to die on a cold December night, but God--or the devil--had other plans for her.
The Once and Future Thug
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Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Short story about a teen and how he became the leader of his gang.
Almost Doesn't Count
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Doris refuses to allow the hard work that she has done in turning a young man's life around go to waste. With fierce determination, Doris assumes the responsibility for ensuring that Lorenzo’s infant son, Zelman, does not succumb to the pressures of urban life. Doris becomes adamant that giving up is no longer an option and almost doesn’t count.
Why I Started Smokin' Cigarettes (or what happened th' night Daddy went to Hooter's to git some chicken wings)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Shaniqua Jones smokes like the proverbial smokestack, and was asked by a friend when and why she began smoking. This is her explanation.
Kingpin Wifeys Part 7: Who Do You Love?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,990. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
The action picks up right where we left off and many questions remain! The beef with Black and Mike continues and Black is on a mission to get it all back - his son and his money! Things could turn deadly and Mike will have to make a hard choice - family or money. Which will he choose? Shamari now has a completely new face and a mission to remain free. But he needs money and he needs it fast!
Literature Companion: Monster
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 101 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 286. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is said that Dean Myers had a very troubled young age. Even as a young man, he struggled with his speech and it hindered him from expressing himself openly and completely.
SALAAM AMERICA! by Dr. C. Drago
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,190. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
In America, the young passionately loved wealth, honor and power. Money is power for Richie. Martial arts are the only goal of life for Rambo. Floating in her dream world, Roma thought only of romance. Uncle Monk preached non-involvement.
A Mother's Touch
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,920. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Based on a true story: Behind every smile is a story. Behind every lie is the truth. I have experienced everything that a woman could possibly experience yet I survived it all.
Affiliated
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,150. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Cosby Media Productions. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
14 year-old Tajalik Stokes is a member of the 17th Street Serpents, a murderous gang in Chicago. After losing his brother to gang violence, Tajalik becomes defiant and violent in his own right.
Keep Your Friends Close (A Makaveli’s Prince Novella)
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Series: Makaveli's Prince, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,740. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
After parting ways with his crew, who want him to do one last job, and falling for his girlfriend’s sister, Cameron Hicks is in for a difficult summer.
Book One (A Makaveli’s Prince Novel)
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Series: Makaveli's Prince, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,180. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Join Nia Rodriguez on a journey of self-discovery where the secrets of her past set her head to head with those who want her dead.
E'steem: The Beast From The Bowels
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Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Bad Girl Gone Good! Good Girl throws down! After a desperate D’lilah is defeated by E’steem for fourth time, Lucifer recruits Umbuttra, the She-Beast from the Bowels of Hell to eliminate E’steem once and for all. But if the brutal beast kills E’steem in battle, Lucifer promises to give her D’lilah’s position as the second most powerful she-demon in all Hell.
Honey 14: Queens Of Valon
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Price: Free! Words: 13,330. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Black Honey 14: Queens Of Valon is the mesmerizing tale of a time traveler sent back a thousand years to study his ancestors as they prepare for the alien threat that is heading their way. Trapped in a host body, Atreides can only do and say what the host body says and does. But something is wrong, because nobody in that time period is even aware of the threat. Can Atreides warn them in time?
The Imperfect Love
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by G Street Chronicles. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Jemel Harrigan, known as J-Money, stumbles across the love of his life. In order to keep her, he has to leave the game. Can he? Will he? LaSheri Henry, best friend of Jemel’s sister, is secretly in love with Jemel. Now that she has him can she keep him, or will she lose him to the streets? Secrets and lies threaten to invade their lives as they sacrifice everything for what they want most—love!
Literature Help: Bastard Out of Carolina
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 71 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 250. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is a semi-autobiographical novel. The story is set in the author’s hometown of Greenville, South Carolina. Ruth Anne “Bone” Boatwright is the narrator of the story. The story revolves around the central character and narrator, Bone, beginning with a conflict between Bone and Glen, her mother’s husband.
Money Over Errythang 2: Rivals & Revenge Option 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,890. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Imani picked money over love and that didn't turn out so well. She survived the gunshot wound but now she has rivals coming at her left and right. With so many enemies, she doesn't know who to blame for what. The one thing that all of her enemies have in common is that they want Imani to pay with her life. Santiago tried to kill her once, will he try again?
I Do?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In life choices should be made precise according to what’s in your best interest. I do? Shouldn’t be words of question. In this love story will Denise Kennedy allow emotions to determine her fate, when she’s faced with having to make the biggest decision of her life? And if she does choose will she make the right one.