Books tagged: black literature

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The Blacker Berry Tells the Truth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,020. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
I spent a great deal of my life struggling with issues that were actually beyond my control. I am grateful for the experience because it truly built the person that I am today. Upon doing some research, I found my trial by fire was a small symptom of very large issue in the African American community. I wrote this book to examine my issues at length and to expose the fallacies behind them.
Sold into Slavery: The Story of Adaku, A Black Slave Woman Part I
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,590. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
The Story of Adaku discusses African slavery during the colonial times and highlights one young Igbo woman's plight as she journeys towards a world that means nothing to her.
African American Core Values: A Guide for Everyone
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Price: Free! Words: 43,920. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A common sense plan for advancement that everyone can use...A concise survey of African American history, in the words of people who lived it...An introduction to major figures in black literature from Sojourner Truth to President Obama
Red Clay and Roses
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A fictionalized true story of life in the Deep South during the time of Jim Crow Law, and before Roe vs. Wade. Women were supposed to keep quiet and serve, abortion was illegal, adoption difficult, and racism rampant. The discovery of an old ledger opens a window into the dynamics of the 1950s-60s, when the world was beginning to change.
Haunted Africa: True Ghost Stories Part I
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,830. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
Haunted Africa: True Ghost Stories Part 1 includes a compilation of African stories from South Africa, Zimbabwe and Uganda which explores demonic possessions, haunted dwellings, child ritual abuse, witchcraft and African goblins. Anything can happen in Africa; strange creatures show themselves all the time and you might have read about how people get their way all the time using goblins..
Ready Reference Treatise: The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 100 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 125. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man” by James Weldon Johnson was first published anonymously in 1912 by Sherman, French, and Company in New York.
Quick Guide: Black Like Me
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 9 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 13. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The protagonist and the narrator of the book, John Howard Griffin, is a middle aged white man. He lives in Mansfield, Texas in 1959.
Ready Reference Treatise: Invisible Man
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 104 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 158. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Invisible Man” by Ralph Ellison was first published in 1952. It was published by Random House. The story explores many of the social and intellectual issues which face African Americans in the early 20th century. The plot also deals very effectively with the notion of Black Nationalism. It describes the relationship between black identity and Marxism.