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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....
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.
Wild Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,940. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Wild Life is about at-risk urban teens who get in over their heads when they try to escape trouble at home by seeking refuge in Yosemite National Park wilderness, where bear attacks, lightning strikes and perilous falls are just a few of the dangers threatening them. This coming-of-age story is packed with unforgettable characters and ripped-from-the-headlines drama.
Arkarum: The Hammer and the Blade
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Price: Free! Words: 130,010. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Generations after the world has been overrun by the forces of Hell, Mercius, half-man, half-demon, embarks on a mission to rid the world of the foul demons that have inherited it. With an army at his back, Mercius sets out to destroy the Hell-spawn, all the while battling the darkness in his soul.
Black Dad White Dad
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
Black Dad White Dad is author Harvey Jones's response to Robert Kiyosaki's bestseller "rich dad poor dad" and gives insights to realize the difference between self help and self hype. Jones explains why corporate elitist like Trump and Kioyosaki don't really want to educate you they want to sell you on a concept.