Books tagged: african american literature

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For Better or Worse
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,890. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011 by Prettier ~N~ Person Creations. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
"Humorous. Entertaining. Engaging. For Better or Worse is a page-turner."
Study Guide: Their Eyes Were Watching God (A BookCaps Study Guide)
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Series: Study Guides, Book 49. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The perfect companion to Zora Neale Hurston's "Their Eyes Were Watching God," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. We all need refreshers every now and then.
The Collected Stories, Volume 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,790. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
These are all stories of race. Written between 1917 and 1947, they are the author's attempts to describe the racial situation in the South in the early part of the 20th Century. Like her award-winning novel, "The Other Room," the stories are sensitive, original, and important.
Magic In Moon Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The year is 1929. The locals all take notice when Justine Phillips arrives in town, a beautiful woman with a shameful secret. She finds love but her marriage is soured by infertility. After nine years of trying to conceive, she pays a visit to a witch doctor who her mother-in-law swears is the devil's disciple. Now, she must make a life changing decision.
Dirty Laundry
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,150. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Where are all the good men at? Are they married, in jail or on the down low? LAYLA JAMES and her thirty-something girlfriends, CHANEL DOUGLASS, REESE MARTIN and SKYE CHANDLER ask themselves. Or maybe they are looking for love in all the wrong places? At times funny and sexy, at times tender and sad but always true-to-life, you’ll enjoy delving into the rich lives of these four women.
Crazy Rich
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Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012 by Risque Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Peyton Chandler, a high-powered real estate broker to the wealthy, is about to close on the biggest deal of her career until things get crazy thanks to her eclectic and eccentric clients, Manhattan socialite Avery Carlyle, her newly betrothed cuckold of a fiance Dr. Stuart Nussbaum and a hyperactive trio of pampered pooches.
Beyond Southern Africa, A Story of the Fight for Freedom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,700. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Two young men—one Southern African, the other African American—go from humble beginnings to the center of Africa’s fight against colonialism, but one of them is being tracked by a killer.
A Broken Vow
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Jocelyn grew up motherless after her mother died when she was very young. She thinks she has overcome the grief of losing her mother when she marries her college sweetheart. Grief holds her captive as she turns away from loving her children.
Ultimatum - Osguards: The Genesis Legacy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,310. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
True freedom is a journey that few are willing to take. The year is 2044, unbeknownst to Universal Science, Security Trade Association of Planets (USSTAP) the Scolonians have infiltrated the political and military structure of Earth’s governments and turned the world against USSTAP. Big mistake. There will be no peace, no negotiation until this is fixed.