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Berserk Revenge
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Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Berserk Revenge is a literary historical thriller, written in the style of authentic ancient Norse sagas. For lovers of action fiction, poetry and/or alternate history.
Life Under Slavery: Autobiographies of Three American Slaves
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,390. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Autoibiographies of three pre-Civil War African-American slaves."Northerners know nothing at all about Slavery. They think it is perpetual bondage only. They have no conception of the depth of degradation involved in that word, slavery; if they had, they would never cease their efforts until so horrible a system was overthrown."
Afro-Muse: The Evolution of African-American Music
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,400. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2009 by Ian C. Dawkins Moore. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The story of music making in early African societies and its importation to America. A review showing the musical influences of Africa onto America. Chapters includes: Africa's history, musicology, instruments,the middle passage, seasoning in the islands, new world Africans arrive with their music,conversion to Christianity, the spirituals, camp meetings,the blues and hip hop's real origins.
A Friend Made Me Remember
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,200. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poems from the heart, mind and soul of Paul Bennett that will climb into your heart and grip your being. His words will lyrically touch each of your senses and passionately stroke your soul. He reveals strong feelings for family, children, his pride as a black man, respect for black women and compassion for people. He expresses unique racial empathy and political insight, not politically correct.
Silent Genocide: American Education and the Massacre of the Black Mind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
Silent Genocide is an examination of the devastating effect that the American educational system has had on the minds of Black students. Everyday, schools thoroughly train Black students to be obedient servants and defenders of the social, political, and cultural order that oppresses them. This text succinctly explains the problem and offers a solution that frees Black minds from their bondage.
The Ultimate Guide to Baby Boys Names 2011
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,840. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names
1000's of Baby Boy Names! This ultimate collection consists of baby boy names from all over the world. Origins of First names, Middle Names and Surnames! Name Evaluator! Name Quiz! A to Z boys name dictionary with origins and meanings. Helpful checklists for newborn babies together with size and development charts!
It's Time for Your Close-up
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This Coming-of-Age fiction novel follows the life of a 9-year-old, street-wise orphan girl from Spanish Harlem. When her parents die,she goes to live with her staunch Christian grandmother in Los Angeles. In L.A. she forms a close relationship with an older boy, an aspiring actor, who becomes a guiding force in her life. Their close relationship gives rise to one of Hollywood’s biggest scandals.
The Ultimate Guide to Baby Names 2011
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,080. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
1000's of Baby Boy and Girl Names! This ultimate collection consists of baby Boy and Girl names from all over the world. Origins of First names, Middle Names and Surnames! Name Evaluator! Name Quiz! A to Z Boy and Girls name dictionary with origins and meanings. Helpful checklists for newborn babies together with size and development charts!
The Ancient Lands: Warrior Quest, Search for the Ifa Scepter
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Price: Free! Words: 70,320. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A virtual first of its kind, this African American Young Adult Fantasy novel is full of adventure and heart. On the planet Madunia, a young arrogant warrior, Bomani is intent on proving himself worthy of his father's crown. His journey unites him with a young chatty sorcoress named Farra, She is just learning to use her powers and her magical bond with her wolf. Their best asset, friendship.
African Brown-Headed Parrot: A Human's Guide
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Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The African Brown-Headed Parrot is a guide to a relatively rare parrot that some people also keep as pets. From physical descriptions to tips on handling night frights, this book covers all the basics, whether you're new to the world of parrots or a long-time general psittacine fan. (Due to the nature of this publishing format the book does not contain images.)