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Writings From WEB DuBois: Selected Writings from one of America's Most Famous African-American Fighters for Civil Rights and Black Equality
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 130,120. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
W.E.B. Du Bois combined radical politics with an uncompromising fight for social justice. This anthology contains "The Souls of Black Folk", "The Negro", and "The Conservation of Races". Preface presents a brief biography.
Beads on a String-America's Racially Intertwined Biographical History
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,310. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
History was written in more than Black and White. With hyperlinks and videos Beads on a String-America’s Racially Intertwined Biographical History never stops celebrating our heritages and lauds loudly the accomplishments of all races that helped make America the great country it has become. (Newest version 5/29/2012)
Sellout
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,080. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
SELLOUT follows three individuals from different backgrounds--a black woman, black man and white woman--and the consequences of interracial dating. In their quest to find what they think is missing in their lives, they encounter guilt, fear, and struggles they never anticipated … including murder.
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.
An Enlightening Lie About the Lucidity of Bees
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Crofton Eer, a member of a militaristic society set in a canyon that knows only war, seeks an escape from the troubled canyon in which he lives, guided by the embodiment of the lone star that is visible from the canyon depths. His escape takes him on a journey in which he discovers that there are a great many more stars (gods) in the sky, which leads to a search for truth in the valley of life.
A Harvest of Friends
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,330. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Life on a Wisconsin farm in the 1930s isn’t easy. Doris Free and her family are struggling because of the Depression. When a new family and a black man move to a small Wisconsin town, tempers heat up. Ten-year old Doris struggles to teach acceptance and unity to the town's people. They learn that sometimes a small action, or a small girl, can bring about the biggest change.
Monuments to the Dead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Mount Rushmore has disappeared. No presidents grace its face. The area looks like it did before those craggy faces got carved into the hillside. The American Observer has sent Emelia Sunlake to give the California perspective on a strange experience but, she says, she’s writing “a white, middle-class, female California perspective” on the experience.
The Whitest Wall
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,580. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
2012 Winner Best USA Books - Young Adult Fiction. Gold Award Best Young Adult Fiction & Gold Award Best Adult Fiction Mom’s Choice In a fast paced world, where young and mature readers have a vast amount of material to filter through, and where educators struggle to find the right platform to teach from The Whitest Wall offers something for everyone.
Easter Lili
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012 by Sheraton Media. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
A sequel to ‘Ginger Lily’, ‘Easter Lili’ charts the joys, trials and tribulations of family and social life in Barbados in the latter half of the 20th Century. With wonderfully drawn characters, author Margaret Knight integrates humour and wit with the serious issues of racial and class prejudice which pervaded Barbadian society at the time.
Soft Knock Life
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Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 99,590. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012 by Gingernut Books Ltd. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Cyril’s life is perfect. It’s 1977 yet he knows little of the racial and social tension borne by his black British contemporaries. He’s a happily integrated entrepreneur and a liberal Pentecostal. Then along comes Natasha who unleashes Cyril’s sexual, racial and religious fears and deepest secret.