Books tagged: african american

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The Acorn Stories: West Texas Tales from a Lubbock Author
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Series: Acorn, Texas, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,110. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2008. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From romantic comedy to razor-sharp satire to moments of quiet reflection, Duane Simolke’s award-winning tales transform a fictional West Texas town into a tapestry of human experiences. “A lush tangle of small-town life branches out in this engrossing collection of short stories.” –Kirkus Reviews. “If you liked WINESBURG, OHIO…rejoice.” –Watchword.
A View From My Window - 15 Sermons of Hope and Assurance
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,920. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
For over 40 years, Dr. Stanley’s preaching has attempted to move a complex, sophisticated community beyond the 'kindergarten' Christianity of its childhood to a powerful, relevant gospel that reconciles their complex lives while affirming the simple truth that in spite of all of our shortcomings, we are all God's beloved children. This volume illuminates his life and ministry.
Myth and Hypocrisy Exposed: Why 90% of Black People Vote for Democrats
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Price: $4.37 USD. Words: 25,310. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Why do Black People vote for Democrats? Well in the words of Malcom X, as portrayed by Denzel Washington in the Spike Lee movie Malcom X: they've been had; took; hoodwinked; bamboozled; and led astray. Diving head first into the political arena with this entertaining and eye opening new book, this new author, AL Lavallis, seeks to answer that perplexing question in Myth and Hypocrisy Exposed.
Little Big Horn: A Saga of Sitting Bull
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Seldom has the story of the Little Big Horn been told in terms Sitting Bull might understand; in a manner we all should see it. But here is such an account, from his early life to the Washita and Little Big Horn and beyond. Fayette Jones-Ziegler has captured the significant events of the great chief's life.
The Ghetto Survival Guide for Blacks and Latinos
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,050. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2009 by XTC Media. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Get in... Get Out.. Keep it moving! Useful hints tips an advice that somehow has gotten lost while we have been chasing a dream not our own! Written for the Black and Latin urban dweller... However good advice is good advice for any race!
Writings From WEB DuBois: Selected Writings from one of America's Most Famous African-American Fighters for Civil Rights and Black Equality
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 130,120. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
W.E.B. Du Bois combined radical politics with an uncompromising fight for social justice. This anthology contains "The Souls of Black Folk", "The Negro", and "The Conservation of Races". Preface presents a brief biography.
Murder From the Grave
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,240. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2009 by Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Set in San Francisco, it is the story of Deuteronomy Saint Claire, a brilliant Berkeley professor-turned-police detective, pitted against a prolific serial killer whose perverse ambition is to carry out seven murders after he is already dead.
More Black Success Volume 6
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Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Volume 6, as always, celebrates the successes and achievements of people of African heritage. This free e-book is a follow-up to Black Success Stories and contains one success stories and two articles.
Legal Thriller
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,670. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2009 by Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Legal perspective of a murder in San Francisco. Deputy District Attorney Destiny Mitchell vies to convict wealthy socialite, Jordan Alexander, in the brutal murder of his wife.
Shades Of Memnon
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Price: Free! Words: 73,050. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Licensed by actor Wesley Snipes for movies, Shades Of Memnon is an exciting, inspiring, award winning series of adventure novels written in the epic style of classics like "The Lord Of The Rings." But this series revives the contributions of Africans to world history and ancient legends. Enjoy this free ebook and get the rest of the series. Teaching guides and a school reading program available.