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Cracking the Ice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Pentucket Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In 1968, at the height of the Civil Rights struggle, Jessie Stackhouse leaves home to break the color line at an elite, all-white prep school, but soon finds that the coach doesn't want him there and neither do most of his teammates. They'll go to almost any extreme to make him leave. Jessie must overcome not only the team in the other locker room, but the even more dangerous one in his own.
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.
Hellbottom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,030. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
A savagely real novel of degradation, violence and slaves without chains.They were the hunted, the outcasts. There was no place for them in the white world. They were free black men and women driven to a womb of hell by incredible brutality - and their only salvation lay in the merciless justice of the swamp itself. They were black, ruthless, deadly and waiting . . . and one day the hunters came.
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
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
It Hides In Darkness
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Creative Print Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Horror » General
Cassie is a slave on a southern cotton plantation. Her hard life is made worse by the slave overseer attempting to rape her, and her lover, Ulyee, being brutally killed for trying to save her. The answers and the help she thinks she wants may be found deep in the swamps. But at what cost?
Isolation (Life Prison: Mercy's Prisoner #4)
Series: Life Prison, 1.4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
A prisoner's life takes an unexpected turn when he learns he may be able to play a role in changing the harsh conditions at Mercy Life Prison. To do so will mean risking what remains of his life, as well as turning away from the only life he has known. What reward can he hope to receive in exchange for such a sacrifice?
Left by the Side of the Road: Characters without a Novel
Series: The Civil War in South Carolina's Low Country, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,670. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Left by the Side of the Road is a collection of short historical fiction. The characters are real people whose stories provide interesting sidelights on the main narratives of my other books. All take place in 1862, primarily in the coastal islands of South Carolina. They feature Union and Confederate soldiers, plantation slaves, missionaries and teachers, cotton agents, spies, and profiteers.
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.
Fearless Freedom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Eleven-year-old Bernice Givens learns about courage and fear when she becomes a freedom fighter in the civil rights movement that her hero, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., leads in her hometown of Birmingham, Alabama, during the historic spring and summer of 1963.
Quick Guide: Black Like Me
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 9 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 13 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The protagonist and the narrator of the book, John Howard Griffin, is a middle aged white man. He lives in Mansfield, Texas in 1959.
Railroad to the Moon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,290. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Runaway slave Elijah has been living with the Laird family on a small farm in Maine. The family grieves their soldier son, Billy, who had exacted a promise from Elijah to take his place, to be a big brother to ten-year-old Jamie. Now, Jamie’s ability to heal hinges on his attachment to Elijah. Weaving historical realities into a work of fiction, this is a tale of friendship, loyalty, and love.
Kenyas neue Hoffnung
Series: Kenyas Geschichte, six. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 227,760. Language: German. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Das sechste Buch der großen kenyanischen Familien-Saga, erzählt vor dem Hintergrund wahrer geschichtlicher Begebenheiten. Sein 89. Geburtstag steht vor der Tür und er stellt bei einem Rückblick auf sein Leben fest, wie wenig sich im Land, der Republic Kenya, verändert hat.
Feuer über Kenya
Series: Kenyas Geschichte, four. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 218,890. Language: German. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Christian » General
Das vierte Buch der großen kenyanischen Familien-Saga, erzählt vor dem Hintergrund wahrer geschichtlicher Begebenheiten. Sein Enkel Erik hat zwei Kinder und William sieht 2007 seinem 84. Geburtstag entgegen. Nun erlebt er Diskriminierung am eigenen Leib, den Zerfall seiner Familie, und wie das Land, das seine Heimat geworden ist, im Rahmen der politischen Wirren zusammenbricht.
Diskriminierung der Farbe
Series: Kenyas Geschichte, three. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 225,310. Language: German. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Drittes Buch der Kenya-Saga Williams Enkel Erik arbeitet für den Kenya Wildlife Service. In diesem Umfeld wird die Geschichte der Ärztin Ariane Niebert erzählt, die voller hochgesteckter Ziele und bepackt mit einem Kopf voller Träume für ein Jahr in das Land kommt, um zu helfen.
Ergreifende Wildnis
Series: Kenyas Geschichte, two. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 230,390. Language: German. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
In diesem zweiten Buch der Saga kommt 1969 sein Sohn James aus England zurück zur Farm seines Vaters. Nur das Wiedersehen endet mit einem großen Streit und William erkennt, welchen großen Fehler er in der Vergangenheit gemacht hat. Das ist noch nicht alles Unangenehme. James teilt ihm mit, dass er eine Safarifirma mit seinen beiden farbigen Freunden gründen möchte
Kenya Gold oder Talmi
Series: Kenyas Geschichte, five. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 224,650. Language: German. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Das fünfte Buch der großen kenyanischen Familien-Saga, erzählt vor dem Hintergrund wahrer geschichtlicher Begebenheiten. Es entführt den Leser auf den afrikanischen Kontinent, mit all seinen verschiedenen Facetten, der Tierwelt, aber auch den Problemen.
Weisse Haut - Schwarze Haut
Series: Kenyas Geschichte, one. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 228,100. Language: German. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Es ist die erfundene Lebensgeschichte von drei Generationen weißer Siedler in Kenia, erzählt vor dem Hintergrund wahrer geschichtlicher Begebenheiten. William Shrimes kommt 1939, als fünfzehnjähriger Junge, in die Kronkolonie Kenia. Den Kopf voller Illusionen und Pläne.