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Men of Valor, Books 1 - 3 Boxset
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In a time when tradition dictated the lives of all, three courageous women will defy conventions and three men of honour will love them regardless.
Ready Reference Treatise: Iola Leroy
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The book also deals with several serious issues of education for women, miscegenation, abolition, passing, temperance, and social responsibility.
Quick Guide: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
Series: A Quick Guide · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The novel very minutely and observantly explores the lives of the people living in southern Mississippi, during the period of Great Depression in the United States.
Literature Help: The Watsons Go to Birmingham 1963
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story revolves around a very loving African-American family. The family lives in the town of Flint, Michigan. The year is 1963.
Literature Help: What Is the What
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story is based on the real life story of Valentino Achak Deng. The story describes his struggles and how he overcame them. Achak Deng was a Sudanese refugee who had come to take refuge in the United States. He was the member of the Lost Boys of Sudan Programme.
The Secret of Morton's End
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,940. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
It's Christmas in the tiny colored town of Poplar Cove, California. Someone murders the town's barber, Mr. Peterson. Three 12-year-old best girl friends, nicknamed the Triplets, believe they know who has done the horrible deed and soon they are searching for possible missing gold and other mysteries near the edge of the forest as it falls over the cliffs leading to the Pacific Ocean.
Buffalo Blacque
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,820. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Set in the 1920s, Buffalo Blacque is the story of a black, naive, New York City bookkeeper who is sent to frontier Canada by his Black Nationalist organisation to manage a bison ranch.
Literature Companion: Roots
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story revolves around Kunta Kinte, who happens to be an eighteenth century African. He is captured as an adolescent and then sold as a slave in the United States.
The Best and the Brightest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In a 1960s Chicago where Bobby Kennedy serves as president, Mayor Daley rules the city and Martin Luther King, Jr. finds himself victim to a failed assassination attempt, the African-American community hoped Willis would change the world. But when his chance comes in the form of a story implicating Kennedy and Daley in the hit on King, Willis must make a choice: fame or self-preservation.
A Live Wire in Deadwood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Tennesseans West: Beginning a new series of short stories about people from the Volunteer State who made an impact in the American West! In this first entry, by Tom Wood, a young reporter finds an unexpected story when he meets an elderly black man on a train who has a fascinating past: he is Nat Love, formerly known as Deadwood Dick…
"Ragtime" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The author has blended historical characters with fictional characters into a firm framework that encompasses the events, characters, and the important ideas in American History.
Across the River - an 1800s Black / Native American Novella
Price: Free! Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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Part black. Part Irish. Part Lumbee Indian. Wholly determined to protect her family. Naomi Jackson made a mistake. Born in the tumultuous years following the American Revolution, she embraced change, excitement, and adventure. So when the Devil Bill Williams swaggered into town, she launched into his arms, determined that her love for him could overcome all obstacles. It couldn't.
Lucas Lee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,860. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Lucas Lee survived unimaginable cruelty by making choices that no one should have to face. He did what had to be done and wreaked revenge on his persecutors. He discovered that not every Southern white person was evil and not every Yankee was motivated by noble thoughts of freedom for everyone. His descendants persisted and even prospered in the mist of humiliation.
Arkaz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,380. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
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Princess Kaella of Yatz's serene world comes to a grinding halt when her tiny village is invaded by forces of the Great Sol, an arch rival of Arkaz, under whose rule her village falls. Fleeing for her life and from a forced betrothal, she teams up with unlikely allies, searches for her kidnapped sister and hopes to bring back help for her village...
Literature Companion: A Lesson Before Dying
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 96 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 281. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story of the novel is set ten years before the Civil Rights Movement began. It is set in the year 1948. The African-Americans had to face a lot of problems during this period but they had their own successes as well, but the dramatic events of the Civil Rights Movement overshadowed all that.
I am just Jes — One Man’s Journey from Slave to Freedman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,660. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Slavers took him from his African home when he was just four years old. He and a group of adults were loaded onto a ship and herded into the hold. They would be sold as slaves once they reached their destination. Now, 14 years later, he is just Jes.
Ready Reference Treatise: Disgrace
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 113 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 267. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story very descriptively deals with the country’s changing scenario. There is a third person narrator, David Lurie, whose narration dominates the major part of the story.
A View from the Bench
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
A View from the Bench by Philip Small. This is a fascinating tale about a young boy mercilessly whipped by his teacher then later ordered to stand on the bench for the rest of the school term.
Literature Help: Weep Not, Child
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. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
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.
Standing on the Promises, Book Three: The Last Mile of the Way (Revised & Expanded)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,750. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Book three of the Standing on the Promises trilogy about black LDS pioneers.