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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.
Standing in the Shadows of War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
After having relocated to California in the early 1970’s and living there for over forty years, the memories created from family and events made writing "Standing in the Shadows of War" a pleasure for Cedric. Most of the people in the book are family members, friends, and Soldiers that he served with during 20+ years in the Army, including the ’90–‘91 Gulf War.
Simple Justice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,470. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
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Lester Garret and his son, Roger, are rapists. Their victims, the women of 1930s Reed's Crossing. Their money, and a Sheriff bought with that money, prevent any justice for these women. Lester and Roger stalk their victims one after the other until with the latest, young Lydia, the women of the town confront Roger and seek justice on their own.
Voodoo Dreams: A Novel of Marie Laveau
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,760. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
New Orleans in the mid-nineteenth century: a city pulsing with an undercurrent of secret power. The source of this power is the voodoo religion, and its queen is Marie Laveau, the notorious voodooienne, worshipped and feared by blacks and whites alike. A mesmerizing combination of history, oral tradition, and storytelling, Voodoo Dreams reimagines the woman behind an enduring American legend.
Cherry Blossoms and The Delta Cotton - written by Jimi Massey and Marty Denton
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
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this poem is about the Japanese American internment camp in Rhower, Arkansas during WWII. It is about the innocense of youth that helps the healing bridge of differing opinion.
Sailor of the Skysea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,260. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
High-seas adventure and intrigue collide in an original fantasy world with parallels to the Americas of the 1800s. Sailor of the Skysea brings a new and uniquely American style to the world of fantasy.
The Cook's House: A Seeming Tale to a Southron
Price: Free! Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
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In the 1950s rural Mississippi Delta, young Albert Sidney McClanahan stands on the cusp of manhood. Yearning for answers to life’s eternal mysteries, he turns to Lucy, his family’s colored cook, for comfort and wisdom. Despite the gulf between them, imposed by race and culture, Albert and Lucy form a bond of love and affection that can never be spoken, only remembered in the fullness of time.
The Woman with the Diamond Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,950. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Discover the side of Jamaica you've never seen before... The son of a white plantation owner befriends a slave girl, an ex-slave struggles with the challenges of emancipation, a poor girl from the country has to fight off the sexual advances of her employer, ... This is the fascinating story of the woman with the diamond heart - Jamaica, land of love.
The Bad Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,970. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Passion rules the heart and terror rules the night… South Carolina, 1788. The African beauty emerging from his family crypt is a stranger to Julian Mouret, the refined owner of Lion’s Court plantation. A dancer and a mystery, she spins a strange, dark, and impossible tale of peril and flight.