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8,000 Miles Across Alaska: A Runner's Journeys on the Iditarod Trail
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 84,840. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Lawyer and talented ultrarunner Tim Hewitt has achieved something entirely unique in the modern era: Eight thousand-mile treks across Alaska on the Iditarod Trail. This biography chronicles his adventures: the harrowing weather conditions, breathtaking scenery, fierce competition, kindness of strangers, humorous misadventures, humbling setbacks, battles for survival, and heroic victories.
Achilla The Strong
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,870. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Achilla Johnson finally meets her estranged father, Brendan Johnson, everything changes; especially her. Achilla The Strong is the first novel of The Nephilim Chronicles written by G. Miller. It is a story about a father's dedication, a daughter's trust, and their will to fight for each other with all of their grit and determination.
Same Same but Different - California
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Price: Free! Words: 320. Language: American English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Join the Same Same but Different gang on their USA adventures as they help solve three fun problems in California and learn about different races, ethnicities and languages along the way.
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 and fun facts.
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.