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The Pecan Stand
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 143,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Each of us has a Groove in Life, that place where you're meant to be, doing what you're meant to do. Dutch John Van Rensburg finds his groove in a mysterious all-black town where the residents have a very good reason to fear whites. Because neither John nor the town's folk have any choice, they reluctant take him in. And over time he falls in love with them, and they come to see him as family...
How to Lose a Black Woman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,780. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Bruce Williams, a St. Louis teacher, searches for love by using nontraditional methods, a telephone dating service. Through an uncomfortable search, he eventually finds his true love but an argument and a wrong decision afterwards causes a break-up. This book is a look at one of the aspects of modern relationships.
Single-mom in the Hood
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This powerful epic details what's it like to be black in America. Through pain, love, and forgiveness learn something of what black Americans go through every day. Spiritually written to penetrate the heart and mind, this ebook is for those seeking wisdom, knowledge, and understanding of the past, present, and future.
Spinning Blues Into Gold: The Chess Brothers and the Legendary Chess Records
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,160. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The story of the Chess brothers, who worked hand-in-glove with disenfranchised black musicians, and how their lives entwined with the great blues, r&b, and rock artists who appeared on their legendary record labels. They changed what America and the world listened to, introducing us to Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Bo Diddley, Chuck Berry, Etta James and countless others.
Insults Anywhere Presents The Thinking Mans Guide To Yo Mama Jokes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Empire. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The jokes in this book are for connoisseurs of other people's mothers. If you feel the jokes in this book describe your mom more then anyone else's mom then she may have already been one of our research subjects! Congratulations!
Jonathan: a proper story involving a black coat, a key, and the ramblings of an insane old man.
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Can a coat give you the power to influence others? Jonathan finds a key that may have the answer...
Survival Manual: Hell Runth Fire
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 47,490. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
This book is about a class of people, this class of people are recognized as criminals by the law makers, but to the author of this book they are a people living in poverty, struggling to survive, and are trapped in hell, or the hood. The characters of this book form a team bent on overcoming the fire of hell.
Creatures of the Night
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Series: The Creatures, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,310. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
You can never escape the past.... After leaving everything behind, Arsene once again have to come back to her 'home' and set things right. There's some monsters she'll need to handle, and some to take revenge on. Sweet revenge, sweet deaths....
Destiny with Blood
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Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Catastrophe was promised for Ruan Vernhan still newborn. Twenty-three years later, he returns to his origin town and fulfills the promise and marries the girl. What everyone does not know is that the girl will have their fate sealed with blood, after its union with the upstart Ruan Vernhan.
The Band Played Dixie: Race and the Liberal Conscience at Ole Miss
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A penetrating look at the University of Mississippi - ‘Ole Miss’. Nadine Cohodas (author of Spinning Blues Into Gold) covers the institution’s tumultuous racial history, with emphasis on how Ole Miss moved forward from the riot that erupted after James Meredith, the first African-American student, enrolled September 30, 1962. Updated in 2012 for the 50th Anniversary of the integration of Ole Miss.