Books tagged: discrimination

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Odes from a Daughter - Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature
A brief tome of poetry and essays written to remember a remarkable woman/mother/grandmother who endured much emotional and physical pain and suffering in her lifetime but nonetheless loved intensely and persevered until her last breath to rear a family that strives to carry on her legacy of kindness.
Out of Bounds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: American English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Heyapi Books. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
His relationships with the colorful people who live on his street aren't the only secrets Michael must keep after discovering the reason his little sister, Four Square, pretends to be mute.
Falling in Love
Series: Trans People Living. Price: Free! Words: 85,030. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00)
A Spencer Tracy/Katharine Hepburn style romance between a trans woman and a trans man, both pilots, who play, fight and argue on their way to falling in love at a major air show. Remember Lourdes from Sliders? Scarred and issue laden, devastated by life? This novel is the story of how she falls in love with someone she blames for her life's pain.
Enforcing the Civil Rights Act
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A new team of EEOC attorneys arrived in Miami in 1979 and discovered a class action case file hiding in a closet. Trial was scheduled to begin in just three weeks, yet nothing had been done to prepare the case for trial. This book describes how three dedicated attorneys saved the case and ultimately won a great victory for hundreds of victims of race and sex discrimination
THE WONKY ZOO
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
THE WONKY ZOO r.j.saxon ('THE WONKY ZOO' BY R.J.saxon, a light hearted children's fable, giving a mild insight into discrimination, through the medium of animals.
Difficult Lessons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Sara Carson is a high school math teacher and a closeted lesbian. She has had a failed relationship and is not looking for another one when Cynthia Wesley walks into her life one evening. Things are going really well when a series of events leads to Sara being forced to come out. Sara and Cynthia suffer through the challenges together and find out just how strong their love can make them.
My Little Secret
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00)
In a time when discrimination is no stranger, this short story gives insight on the feelings and emotions an individual who does not meet society's quote, normal existence, experiences throughout their daily life. It expresses the need to be the person they were born to be. This is the story of how painful it can be when someones true identity is hidden and secrets finally become reality.
Hear Through My Ears
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hear Through My Ears is a motivational story of a young woman, Tara, who faces the challenges of growing up "hearing impaired" in a hearing world.
Joi Lansing Singer, TV Actress And B-Movie Icon
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Joi Lansing died an untimely death in 1972. She was a multi-talented performer signed by MGM in the 1940s. Her curvy figure and facial beauty proved to be hindrances. They restricted her to playing "dumb blondes". Despite the stereotypes she was in steady demand as a singer, nightclub performer, as well as a stage, TV, and movie actress. My E-book focuses on her immense versatility and creativity.
Transgender People - Practical Advice, FAQs and Case Studies
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
What is a ‘trans’-friendly workplace? What do we mean by Transgender and Transexual? Transgender People is an excellent introduction to the topic of transgender in the workplace. It delivers clarity with best practice advice, Case studies and FAQs. Essential for all staff - especially those in Management positions and those with responsibility for training, HR, equality and diversity matters.