Books tagged: bigotry

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Sinclair and His Excellent Plaid Paws
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
On the first day of school, Sinclair tells his teacher he feels “discombobulated.” As he begins to explain what such a large word means, some bears giggle and make fun of his plaid paws. For the first time, Sinclair feels unlike other bears. He and his classmates struggle to understand bigotry in this gentle lesson about respect and acceptance, and the true meaning of beauty and diversity.
Six Years in May
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
After the Inter-Arab War of 2139, there came The Purge. Now Jonathan Kirski, who believes his parents abandoned him, mines the mass graves in the Siberian fields for the bones of his ancestors, and the only clue he has to the truth are his recurring nightmares. In that frozen tundra, the bodies don't decay. The faces remain, staring, accusing.
Lightning Rider
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Twenty-six year-old Jessie Scout had endured a life steeped in pain. She had come to Las Vegas, a city of risk, not to gamble. But to collect. This short work won Canada's top literary prize for crime fiction, the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Short Story, presented by the Crime Writers of Canada.
Jamestown Odyssey: America's Unspoken Legacy of Multi-Racial Families From Its Founders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Jamestown Odyssey is a ground breaking book on race and family in America. It chronicles the author's journey researching his family's Southern history. When he discovers that he has ancestors and distant cousins in both the black and Native communities, he has to come to terms with his, and American society's, hidden racial prejudices. Many Americans, if they have the courage, will find the same.
Dangerous Women & Desperate Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Four gripping stories of people on the brink; a broken-hearted woman in Las Vegas plots to take what she is owed, a haunted street cop finds his life on the line in a way he never expected; a desperate agent in California makes a life-changing choice; a hard-working middle-aged woman whose world is coming apart fights back with shocking vengeance.
At Risk: Passion and Peril at Sea
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,010. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
At Risk explores the complexities of love and marriage, as well as the dark side of racism and bigotry—all aboard the luxury cruise liner, the Sea Star. A cruise along the Mexican Riviera is the setting for a disparate group of passengers who dine together nightly. In that intimacy, they reveal aspects of their lives and family backgrounds which sets in motion a terrifying series of events.
My Introducion To Bigotry And Discrimination
Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
As a nine year old boy, I saw bigotry and discrimination demonstrated by a famous man of God. It was a disturbing education.
Xenophobe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Parsina Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This story is dedicated to the Republican Party. They do so well at drumming up distrust of homosexuals, foreigners and others who are different from their “norm” that one can only imagine what they’ll do when we encounter true aliens.
Abraham
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 2. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Young raw-recruit Abraham is exposed to the terror of war during the Battle for New Orleans. A frontiersman provides the wisdom to help him survive and become a man.
The Way Home
Series: Sweet Passion. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,320. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
A novel in the Sweet Passion series. Class bigotry destroyed the young love of Marlena, a girl from the wrong side of town, and Winston, her wealthy boyfriend. When Marlena comes back to town as an acclaimed attorney, she finds things haven’t changed much, including her feelings for Winston and his for her. Will new winds of bigotry and secrets from the past destroy their second chance at love.