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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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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...
Leslie DuBois Historical Fiction Bundle
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 141,830. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Three full Historical Fiction Novels from best-selling author Leslie DuBois.
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. 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: $4.99 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.
Standing on the Promises, Book Two: Bound for Canaan (Revised & Expanded)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,490. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Book two of the Standing on the Promises trilogy about black LDS pioneers.
Standing on the Promises, Book One: One More River to Cross (Revised & Expanded)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,500. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Book one of the Standing on the Promises trilogy about black LDS pioneers.
Weathered Bird: A Jazz Age Novelette (House of Black Flowers Short)
Price: Free! Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Born to a family of Southern sharecroppers, Birdy Whitaker has resiliency in her blood and as a child learns quickly to adapt to the fast paced streets of 1920s Philadelphia. A young single mother of the prohibition-era, Birdy has plans to be made into an honest woman -- that is if she could manage to get handsome, charming and professional bootlegger Sidney Allen to cooperate.
Arriva
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Dream for western life
Crime i never knew about
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Criminal mind
god of thunder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The gods and the God
Josiah
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 63,410. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Take musket in hand and join Josiah, a freed black man, as he experiences the adventures of the Cherokee, Virginia and Kentucky frontiers, romance and the beginning of the French and Indian war in 1754.
Past The Shadows
Series: The Decision, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the previous story, Path To Distant Dreams, Lily was faced with a tough decision sure to change her life, as well as that of her friend, Margot. In Past The Shadows, discover whether Lily made the choice to help herself, help a friend, or even if she had the chance to make a choice at all.
The Wind Sculpture
Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
It is the hottest day in the summer of 1965 in Jackson, Mississippi. The March on Washington and the words of Martin Luther King JR ring loud and clear in the town, yet crowds have congregated around the town square with only hatred on their minds. One boy remains rooted by the town centre determined to honour the memory of his father, undeterred by the swelling crowd determined to silence him.
Heroism of Hope for Africa: Patriotic Poems on a Dawn of a New Era
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,080. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
"Guaranteed to capture and sustain the attention of all consumers and connoisseurs of poetry, especially those with emotional investments in Africa, Ahiabuike's poetry is fresh, natural, and mellifluous, grounded in a unique craft that relies on the power of intuition and shuns the blind spots of visible verities. It is vivid and deeply layered, truthfully grim and hopeful." Moses Ebe Ochonu, PhD
One Day. Someday. Soon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,480. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » General
This book chronicles the son of an African slave and a Cherokee warrior. Black Pony was born free, but was inadvertently thrust into slavery. His mother dies, leaving him under the care of Aunt Pearl, who raises him until the end of the Civil War. They go to Washington, DC, where she dies. At 12, Black Pony heads West, becomes Colt Culhane, a respected successful rancher who establishes Colt, TX
The Pine Bluff Project
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,480. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In 1957, racial tension in the state capital at a fever pitch over the integration of Central High, a deformed despot and his gang of fervent segregationists terrorize blacks in Pine Bluff, AR into swearing allegiance to "separate but equal." When the mob begins bullying even white passive supporters of integration, citizens of both races put aside longstanding prejudices to unite for revenge.