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The Hanging Tree
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,810. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
When South Carolina plantation owner Samuel Worthington liberates his slaves, he offers them some land in exchange for their continued service. His best worker, Jeffrey, accepts and begins building a life for his freed family. But upon Samuel’s death, everything changes. His son, Jake, alters the agreement, setting in motion a destructive pendulum that swings relentlessly for generations.
En el Reino de Gucumatz
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: Spanish. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
El autor hace en estos relatos una provechosa utilización de los relatos orales, de la mitología maya y de sus vivencias de aventurero incansable. Preciosos cuentos en donde se humanizan animales propios de las selvas del trópico centroamericano. Si bien el estilo de La mansión del pájaro serpiente, -que no es otro que el quetzal, que recibe su sobrenombre debido a que su larga cola bífida.
Quick Guide: Warriors Don't Cry
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The book primarily describes how the African American students had to face extreme racial discrimination in South.
Asante's Gullah Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,530. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Nefarious landgrabs threaten family farms in Carolina’s Gullah Lowcounty. It falls to Beneda to bring her people though this chaos. She appeals to the Libraries, those with power in this technology free world. Joined by Librarian-swordsman Asante, Beneda pulls her community together as her grandmother did generations ago. Within this tale of swords and soul, doing what's right leads to adventure.
Chimamanda Ngozi's Americanah Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This is a summary of Chimamanda Ngozi's Americanah; A powerful, tender story of race and identity, Americanah explores the effects of American culture on the lives of Africans in the United States
Isis: Death of a Theta
Price: Free! Words: 19,980. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Requiem. In this flashback story set in 1973, Isis is called to the Theta House by her sorority sisters who want her to step down from her leadership role the Senior Grand Mother. With her mortal alias Andrea Robinson being 98-years-old,and Isis being immortal, they fear that if she continues on with the organization her secret may be revealed, and their mission compromised in the Black community.
Ida and Henry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,100. Language: American English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In the 1930's, the WPA Writer's Project sent interviewers into the South to obtain narratives of former slaves. This story follows Leonard, a white college age man sent by the WPA to South Carolina as he learns of the life, loves and tragedies of Ida and Henry, two elderly former slaves.
Jupiter's Corner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Ninety eight year old, Mrs. Anna Mae Lang decided to reveal to her great great granddaughter the details of what happened to the Negro community of Jupiter’s Corner, in Savannah, Georgia and how it related to the tragic death of her husband, Hugh. With this revelation she made the decision that would change the lives of her immediate family forever.
Black and White With a Hint of Grey: A Time Paradox?
Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An 1865 mystery encourages a child's imagination: what if a civil rights era leader could time travel?
The Escape
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,850. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In this gripping sequel to The Alternate Universe, Claude and his friend Carolien travel back to 1848 to the southern plantation where Carolien’s ancestors were slaves and where their actions will either give a ruthless corporation absolute control over time or will bring their families—and the world—back together.
Bombaž
Price: Free! Words: 10,100. Language: Slovenian. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Zgodba govori o Afriški deklici ki so jo prodali v Ameriko, da bi bila sužnja na kmetiji kjer pridelujejo bombaž. Sprva se zdijo stvari čisto v redu, potem pa deklica doživlja veliko slabega ker je njen gospodar Jake ne mara. Ali bo deklica kljub temu našla prave prijatelje in uspela pobegniti z Jakovih rok?
Ready Reference Treatise: Out of Africa
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
There is highly descriptive presentation of the African colonial life during the last decades of the British Empire. The author first wrote the book in English and then rewrote it in Danish language.
One Drop of Me
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,620. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The accidental drowning of her young son shattered Lisa Griffin’s perfect life. She finds her own breath again as she writes the gripping narrative of slave Sally Hemings’ relationship with her white master and eventual president, Thomas Jefferson. As she gives Sally the voice she never had, Lisa finds her own way to freedom from an oppressive marriage to an older African American surgeon.
An Uninvited Guest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The end of segregation made little difference in the daily lives of old Miss Minnie and her day-helper, Lula. But when a figment of Miss Minnie’s addled imagination threatens Lula's long-held job security, Lula uses the old, entrenched rules of segregation to dispel that figment -- with surprising results. A short story.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Land
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story revolves around the life of Paul-Edward Logan. He happens to be the son of a white man and a black woman. At the end of the main story, there are three entries in the book from Paul’s journal.
A PatientMan's Journal-Volume One America's First Black Serial Killer
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 48,730. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Horror » Crime
The first is the story of Jebadiah James DunWoody, America's first black serial. The year was 1931, imprisoned for his crimes Jebadiah, the worlds first known Black mass murderer, agrees to give an interview to Marvin McNeely, a young naïve white reporter, telling his tale as only he can. Walking into the prison that day McNeely had no idea that his life would never be the same again.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Joys of Motherhood
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This tragic story revolves around Ngu-Ego, the daughter of Nwokocha Agbadi and Ona. Ngu-Ego’s mother, Ona, also had a bad fate with childbearing.
The Water Line - A Klansman's Road to Redemption
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Former Klansman and Selma, Alabama native David Earl Applewhite’s journey, on the rugged road to redemption, lasts fifty years. It ends with his epic battle with the demons of his own creation, and a powerful lesson in love and forgiveness few could imagine. - Gene Cartwright, former Oprah guest author and Pulitzer Nominee for his third novel, A Family Gathering.
Chains
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 111,000. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The slaves of Dunwoodie Plantation have little hope: Louise expects a miserable life after her father sells her, and she witnesses her mother’s murder. David, the young groom, worships her. His half-brother, Samson, though, is the overseer for his master. Abraham, the blacksmith, searches for freedom after avenging his wife’s murder. But then a young minister and his wife arrive.
Sunday's Child
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 80,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Sunday Everette grows up in the Jim Crow South at the Pea Island Life-Saving Station. With the sole influence of the station's heroic all-black crew, she becomes a strong and beautiful young woman with a spirit to match. Her calm days end when dark skies bring with them an unlikely mix of forbidden love, murder and a Nazi submarine carrying millions of dollars in gold stolen from the Third Reich.

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