Books tagged: race relations

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Babcock
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Series: San Puerco Trilogy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,140. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The award-winning novel about a boy and a girl, one white and one black, and the boy's con-man uncle starting a new life in a small town. “Full of humor, hope, and bravery. Richly drawn, fast paced, enticing, and downright witty. . . Sure to be a hit."—School Library Journal. "You will laugh out loud."—Pick of the List
Black Not Blind
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Have you ever gotten mad to the point that you thought about killing the source of your aggravation? Are you familiar with the notion of being called an "angry Black man?" Have you ever had a desire to stand up in a crowded room (perhaps at school or work) and yelling, "I see what you are trying to do, I am Black not blind!" This book chronicles what it is like to be a Black man in the new south.
Reparation Anxiety
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Price: Free! Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Some people believe African Americans should receive reparations for 400 years of unpaid labor and crimes against humanity because of slavery. But it's not that simple. It takes a seventeen-year-old high school kid to show two adults why those 40 acres and a mule may never come.
The All Nations Team
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Series: The All Nations Team. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,160. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The All Nations Team tells the story of the first fully integrated, "post-racial" baseball team, very loosely based on an actual team that played in the years before World War I. Haunted by the ghost of their white, former head coach, George must hold the All Nations together, or he'll miss his chance to reunite with his estranged family. If he doesn't score this final run, he loses everything.
The Bad, The Good and Two Fly Fishing Women, and a Life-Changing Day on a River
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When Amanda's mother deserts her to be with a new man, Amanda is hurt. She loses faith in the world, especially when her loving grandmother is diagnosed with cancer. Amanda struggles to find answers, and then on the banks of the Junction River she, along with Shana, her adopted dog, and Vernon, a grieving alcoholic, experience an unexpected, terrifying event that helps her learn to forgive.
The Harvest of Reason
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,370. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
African American Ph.D. student Maddie Hawkins loves science, but the world of academia is a minefield of sexism, racism and egoism. Blue-eyed graduate student John Pitts is a cocky genius, an individualist and a lady’s man; everything Maddie disapproves of. Yet the heart leads you where reason would forbid, "and when the fire of love is ablaze" it burns "to ashes the harvest of reason."
The Interracial Dating Book For Black Women Who Want To Date White Men
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,380. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
How Black Women Can Start Dating White Men
Impressing the Whites: The New International Slavery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
In this comical, passionate, satirical, and sincere book, The White God delivers "The Fourteen Commandments of Impressing the Whites" to a brown "Moses." Inscribed on two coconuts, the Commandments sum up both the secrets of success for brown/colored writers, entrepreneurs, and artists, and the distortions caused by race politics and realities in the modern world of Obama.
The Building Of Joe
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Unwanted by his mother, abandoned by his father, unappreciated by his boss and loathed by his senator, meet Joe Johnson; he happens to be on a mission from God.
Racing
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Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Cultural milieu in chapbook form.