Books tagged: discrimination

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Odes from a Daughter - Volume 1
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Price: Free! Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: American English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Heyapi Books. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
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
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Price: Free! Words: 84,980. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A love story between a transsexual woman and a transgender man, both pilots, set at a major airshow. It focuses on life, romance, character and social issues, and is reserved enough to be shown on broadcast TV if made into a movie. Remember Lourdes from Sliders? Scarred and issue laden, devastated by life, this novel is the story of how she could fall in love again.
Enforcing the Civil Rights Act
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: 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
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: 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.
Dying for Dusty
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Price: Free! Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Lizbeth lives a “free, feral, unfettered” lifestyle at Popes Creek in Virginia--an oasis where innocence is lost and bad decisions are made, spontaneously, like Lizbeth's marriage to Jayden—a troubled soldier who fears deployment to Iraq. When Jayden returns, more broken than when he left, Lizbeth is drawn to Dusty, the Vietnam vet who offers her wisdom, friendship and support.
Joi Lansing Singer, TV Actress And B-Movie Icon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: 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.