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The Magic Pencil
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
The Taking of the Amistad, Martin, and Malcolm
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Cinque leads the captives of the Amistad in their revolt for freedom in this rendering of the infamous slave uprising written by Fayette Jones-Ziegler. Also included here is an inspiring biographical poem about Martin Luther King, and another moving depiction of the life of Malcolm X.
From Glory to Shame: The Rise and Fall of Black America and How She Can Rise Again
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 by Torch Legacy Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Taken from the book of the Prophet Hosea, Samuel Madison reveals the desperate and dire problems in Black America by comparing the judgment of God on Israel in the book of Hosea, to the judgment that God is seemingly bringing down on blacks in America. He also provides wise counsel and Biblical solutions on how black America can return from Shame to Glory.
Lissy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,100. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
LISSY, the daughter of a black farmer in the Mississippi Delta, is surrounded by bigotry. It is a story enveloped by racial unrest. She dares to rise above it. Her roots are traced back to her Great-great-grandmother, a former slave named Sara Benten, whose diary inspires her to fight for what is right. Lissy finds love as well as freedom.
Tales from the Troubled South: Civil Rights in Alabama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This book introduces you to the highlights of the Civil Rights Movement across the state of Alabama: The Montgomery Bus Boycott, the "Scottsboro Boys", the Selma to Montgomery March, the bombing of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church and many more important events all took place within the borders of Alabama.
To Live Or Maybe Not
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is my first memoir and may be my last; only time will tell. I was born in Florala, Alabama. My mother and father divorced when I was 5. Music became a friend and I formed a band when I was 15. After graduation from Holmes Country High School in Bonifay, Florida I enlisted in the United States Navy. My Honorable Discharge came and Hollywood, California called, then New York, Memphis, and more.
When God Made Martin Luther King Jr. Smile: The Man, The Leader, The Dreamer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is all smiles as he watches over us as we celebrate his life and dedication to freedom. Author Raymond Sturgis has put in wonderful words the life work of Dr. King which was inspired by his faith in God. Martin Luther King Jr.
Ninjas of the 512
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,820. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012 by Buttontapper Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Laid off from her job, high school history teacher Suzie Jimenez doesn't get mad--she goes rogue! Joining a rebel band of ninjas in their quest to fight the power and the pirates that support it, Suzie is swept up in the ultimate battle between good and evil. Can one woman beat the system, or will Suzie be consigned to the dustbin of state history?
Great Peacemakers
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 40,700. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
WINNER of 30+ awards, this book is endorsed by 3 presidents & 3 Nobel Peace Prize winners. Whether you are a parent seeking positive roles models for your children, an educator looking for thought-provoking material for your students, or someone simply wanting an uplifting read, then Great Peacemakers is sure to meet your needs and inspire the peacemaker in you.
Dreamers
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Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 113,570. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A Coming of Age Love Story of the '60s