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Literature Companion: Purple Hibiscus
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 72 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 252. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The novel explores the corruption and religious fundamentalism that gripped the author’s native country. The story is told from the point of view of a child. Through the lives of several characters, the author describes the wave of bloody coups and corrupt military rule that is the part of the Nigerian politics.
Literature Help: Bastard Out of Carolina
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 71 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 250. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is a semi-autobiographical novel. The story is set in the author’s hometown of Greenville, South Carolina. Ruth Anne “Bone” Boatwright is the narrator of the story. The story revolves around the central character and narrator, Bone, beginning with a conflict between Bone and Glen, her mother’s husband.
Sheltered
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Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Brent Grimes is listed as a homeless resident of the East Side Men's shelter...only thing is, he's not homeless. Not only that, but his annual salary is well above the six figure mark. Brent's fraternity has him commissioned to perform a certain task at the East Side; and if he fails, his boss will make him pay dearly for coming up short.
Literature Help: Weep Not, Child
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 70 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 248. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The book has been specifically written to describe the Mau Mau Uprising in Africa. The novel also describes how an entire people had to face the astonishing dispossession of their ancestral land.
Bringing the Rains
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Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 13. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Refugees from a drought that destroyed their home, Lesedi and her family settled in a new land with a whole new climate. Lesedi struggled to find her place not only in this new society but also in her family's weather magic. One rainy day brought Lesedi hope that she never expected. Bringing the Rains is a poignant fantasy story about gender identity and finding one's path when everything changes.
Sweat: Chapter One (A Lesbian Soap Opera)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
In chapter one of this serial, Odessa Jerome, the flashy daughter of self-made millionaire, Eddie Jerome, returns home to Atlanta after a two year stay in New York. She arrives home and discovers a few surprises.
The Street Will Never Love You Like I Do
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: American English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Natasha is on her way to a college open house when she runs into Johnny, her first love from the days when they both lived in the Arlington Road Homeless Shelter. Though they have traveled in different directions since "The Street Will Never Love You Like I Do" explores first love revisited and the difference that time, upbringing and life circumstances makes.
I Do?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In life choices should be made precise according to what’s in your best interest. I do? Shouldn’t be words of question. In this love story will Denise Kennedy allow emotions to determine her fate, when she’s faced with having to make the biggest decision of her life? And if she does choose will she make the right one.
At the Request of James Dougle (Round Hill Justice)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
A Black Man is accused of murder in 1884 Arkansas. He requests to be crucified instead of hanged.
There Goes The Neighbourhood And Other Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A collection of three brand new short stories about characters young, old and in between. They are sons, brothers and fathers; good people, but they are human, and therefore flawed and ultimately misunderstood.
Love's TriLoJee: Tri's Decision
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
This is the first part of a 3-part book series that shares the lives, loves and mistakes of Tri, Lo, and Jee which is why the book is called Love’s TriLoJee. Love found, love lost, love gained. That’s the life of Trisha or Tri for short. Early in life, she learned that sometimes love just didn’t work out the way she wanted it to. Lomaz (Lo) just wasn’t a good fit even though he was her first love.
Am I My Sister's Keeper? Diana's Down Fall
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Series: Am I My Sister's Keeper?, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
God will not permit any troubles to come upon us, unless He has a specific plan by which great blessings can come out of it. Am I My Sister's Keeper is a story about what happens when we try to fight against God's plan for our life. We are put here for a purpose, resisting can sometimes lead us down a long and hard road. Diana's Downfall shows how God uses the least likely of women to raise up.
How I Got Over
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Series: CW Harvey · Urban Stories · Free July. Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
How I Got Over can mean many things to many people. If you've been through trials and tribulations of life and love you will understand. Ladies, you will get this poem. This poem has been recited to much acclaim at readings throughout. Enjoy as your personal anthem of love and longing.
Untruths
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Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(4.00 from 1 review)
Angela Chase, seventeen-year-old high school student struggling to uncover a family secret. With the help of her boyfriend, Brandon Sturgis, she grows a voice that she never knew she had. Angela was fed constant lies by the only person she had as family, her father. After years of being kept from her mother, they finally reunite and uncover the truth that has kept them apart for so long.
The 2 of Us (Short Story)
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Price: $1.15 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
A tragedy enters the life of Flower and her husband, Phillip. Will it make their marriage stronger, or will divorce become a contributing factor?
Infidelity vs. Infidelity (Short Story)
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Price: $1.15 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Payback is a bitch, when it comes to cheating. Marriage is a blessed reunion, so when two people decide to get married, there should be no cheating. In this short story, cheating is taken to the next level.
Infinite Love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Jocelyn Alexander has a secret that she's been keeping for a year. The only problem is her secret shows up to her house and her family finds out. She's too afraid of what others will think of her to become public with her secret. While coming face to face with her secret, they in fact involuntary reveal a secret that could make or break this bond.
Your Steps Are Ordered
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sarah has several strikes against her due to no fault of her own. Desperately trying to hang onto her sanity, Sarah wants nothing more than to be a good wife and mother. However, slowly unraveling and feeling that her life has no real purpose; Sarah suddenly finds herself hundreds of miles away on the Las Vegas strip. Will Sarah ever find her way back home?
A Place Beside the King
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Price: Free! Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A young prostitute attempts to come to terms with the death of her son as she prepares to testify against the man who killed him, her pimp who is also the child's father. As the trial plays out in court, she will be forced to deal with both demons of her present and past.