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Hip-Hopped: My Lyrical Reflections--Lessons on Life, Love and Dreams
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This collection of poems (mostly hip-hop influenced and some an homage to my Jamaican roots) is a thank you to the world of hip-hop. Profanity-free, this is a spiritual and uplifting expression that includes thoughts on the meaning of dreams, race, being a woman, and the experiences I've had along the way. Motivational and inspiring, it is call to return to the true origins of the hip-hop genre.
Collective Geinus: The Naming Project
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
What's in a name? What's in a label? Everything. Collective Genius: The Naming Project by Richard A. Willis explores the names and labels used to describe races, and how they influence how people are viewed, particularly in the black community. In the end, the author challenges the reader think about what black people are called, and look toward a new direction of naming and reclamation!
The Half Series: When Black People Look White
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Price: Free! Words: 9,100. Language: Simple English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
The Half Series - When Black People Look White focuses on the colorism that biracial, mixed and multi-ethnic people deal with as well as how they see themselves. Features interviews, first person accounts, fun facts and discussions about the children of Michael Jackson.
Mulatto Baby
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
"Mulatto Baby" provides a firsthand look into my life so far as a mixed race young woman in the modern world.
Michelangelo Tangelo - The Search For Self Identity
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Series: Michelangelo Tangelo, I. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Emotions & Feelings
Michelangelo is a tangelo (a hybrid fruit, grafted from a tangerine and a pomelo) and he lives in the fantasy garden of Fruitasia. He is ashamed of his hybrid identity and desires to be viewed as a tangerine fruit being. When confronted about his identity, he denies his pomelo heritage. His denial creates conflict between Michelangelo and the other fruit beings in Fruitasia.
Perfectly Normal
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,690. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Have you been told that you are worthless, ugly, no good, and will never amount to anything? Has it caused feelings of loneliness, depression, and even self-hatred? With all the mixed messages from society, and social media, seeing oneself as perfectly normal has become a personal struggle.
4 Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 17,210. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A middle-aged executive finds himself unable to cope with future tech; a struggling writer realizes first love is impossible to get over; two teens, one white and the other brown, find out that race is more powerful than passion, and five years after he killed his son, a man comes out of jail bearing the burden of a life sentence. Four stories to go with your evening tea.
The Boston
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The charmed life of Ron Jerdin, record breaking long-distance runner, is dashed by a series of disasters. A freak injury threatens his career, shatters his trust in the college coach who recruited him and robs him of chance at international prominence. As his abilities and accomplishments abound, the forces of destiny that robbed him begin to point him toward the greatest road race of all.
Demography is Politics: How We Control Demographic Change
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,400. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
Most people assume that vast demographic changes over the next forty years are an unalterable fact of differences in births, deaths, and migration between groups. That's a mistake. With provocative and persuasive narrative, research and prose, the book will explore how politics can hasten or slow demographic change.
Racism - The Final Conflict
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Warfare
The last conflict created by the devil to be destroyed I feel is racism. Racism does so much more than simply divide us as God’s children. It prevents us from becoming who we are in the Lord by maintaining a window of access into our being. The chapters of this book seek to discuss how racism works. It is designed to open your eyes and heart to the problem and battle that is racism.