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Amelia
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 80,790. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Thirty years after Amelia Earhart vanishes in the Pacific, Vincent Carlson, designer of her spy plane, now ex-CIA, still searches for the answer to her disappearance. But the search for the real killer takes him and his mysterious Amerisian friend into deeper and deeper peril.
The Slave Boy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,390. Language: American English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twelve-year-old Boma’s life takes another turn the day he prepares for his village land-cleansing festival. He is silently kidnapped, bound and spirited away from the shores of southeastern Nigeria to the Caribbean Island as a slave.
A Taste Of My Thoughts Black Lives Matter
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
(4.00 from 1 review)
Black lives matter! A poem inspired by today's event. Our days are becoming more volatile with each passing day and biases of yesteryear that should be buried are live and well in 2016. The opportunity to forever change our country is about to slip away and that in itself is a crime.
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.
Revenge of Cornelius
Price: Free! Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
"My God! This can't be happening!" Andrea exclaimed, worrying less about Theo's odd behavior and more about the child's sudden disappearance. "We have to find her!" Six-year-old Rosie sees a tall, "friendly" man, but doesn't realize that she's in the pathway of an angry ghost with revenge on his mind.
En el Reino de Gucumatz
Series: Theatre. 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 Guides: 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.
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.
Steele Secrets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,260. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Mary Steele mysteriously finds herself in an old cemetery down the road from her house in a tiny mountain town, she's not concerned. But when her inquiries into the history of the cemetery and the people buried there begin to draw out the worst in the members of her community,Mary begins to be afraid. Will she be able to recover history while keeping the people she loves safe?
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?
Music In The Dark
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 78,160. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Music in The Dark is a compelling novel set in Prohibition-era Montreal when alcohol, drugs and jazz music ruled “Sin City.” Taylor Williams is a young black musician struggling to find fame in the Montreal Harlem District amid gangsters, racism and bootleggers. As a young boy, Taylor escaped a terrifying ordeal that haunts him as he pursues his dream of becoming a famous jazz musician.
Ready Reference Treatise: Out of Africa
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: 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 Guides: 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.