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Crossing The Dead Line
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,940. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
If you liked the book and the movie True Grit, you'll LOVE this Western/historical fiction novel based on the real-life exploits of Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves. Bass Reeves was one of the first African American lawmen West of the Mississippi. During his long career serving under the court of the "Hanging Judge" Isaac C. Parker, Reeves arrested more than 3,000 men and killed 14.
Beyond Southern Africa, A Story of the Fight for Freedom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,700. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Two young men—one Southern African, the other African American—go from humble beginnings to the center of Africa’s fight against colonialism, but one of them is being tracked by a killer.
The First Black Tycoon
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 by Merrimack Media. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The First Black Tycoon chronicles the life of Tyronius, a 19 year old Georgia slave, from 1858 to 1868, who makes an unplanned but necessary escape to save his life. Due to the unstable conditions in the South, including the advent of civil war, he is forced to hide out in plain sight in a neighboring state.
Hell on the Solomons
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This is a World War II fictional account about American minority Army battalions getting sent to the Solomon Islands in the Southwest Pacific to help out in the struggle to defeat The Imperial Japanese Army.
The Blind Hatred of White America
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Series: Amerca's Secret Weapon, 9781301435098. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Leadership
The Elohim of Israel challenges the heathen gods to predict the future and to explain the past. They are to produce their cause and to bring forth their arguments to challenge the word of the Elohim of Israel and the prophecy which is proof of divine inspiration. The challenge for White America is to stop hating because of race.After each major disaster Elohim hardens the hatred of White America.
Chronicles of a Nappi Head
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,450. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Chronicles of a Nappi Head is a collection of tales that will excite the spirit, it may reveal times and places that you have never experienced, or it may simply bring back memories of past occurrences that have been in the back of your mind.
The Path of Lord Jaguar
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,160. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The Path of Lord Jaguar honors the African and Maya ancestry of two immigrants of the United States who join spiritual forces to strengthen the path of kuxan sum, the energy path that unites the Americas.
The Battle for Bougainville part 6
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction
This is an illustrated movie-style comic book. It is a world war 2 fictional account about American minority Army battalions getting sent to the Solomon Islands in the Southwest Pacific to help out in the struggle to defeat The Imperial Japanese Army.
Whispers in Williamsburg
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Series: Sarah's Journey, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,090. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Sarah knows something is going on in Williamsburg besides the war. Her uncle, who is against slavery,just bought three slaves. There are ghostly lights in the empty house on Waller Street. And she keeps hearing the code, "John 3:19," whispered in the streets. She has made a new committment to God, but her old head-strong curiosity leads her into life-threatening danger. Is God still with her?
Shadows of St. Louis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,710. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century
It’s 1917 in East St. Louis, Illinois. The wealthy Goodwin family and their children have been living with a dangerous secret. Suddenly, their 16 year old Negro maid Emma Lynn starts asking questions no one wants to answer. Where did she come from? Where are her parents? Why does she look like a darker version of the Goodwin daughter?
Extreme Midnight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Still haunted by the loss of the woman he loves, Travis Redman, aka Memphis Red, has been asked to facilitate the return of WWII expatriate musician, Clinton Shorter, to the United States. Memphis Red finds himself trapped between opposing interests because unknown to him, Shorter possesses a dangerous secret and powerful forces will seemingly stop at nothing to prevent his return.
Grits & Grace
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,090. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This coming of age story follows 15-year-old Natalie Tillman's journey from Thomasville, Georgia to the Motor City in 1959. She and her parents move into a crowded west side flat with six other family members. When the unthinkable happens, Natalie is forced into adulthood. Her tale reveals the consequences of honesty and the burden of heroism.
Magic In Moon Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The year is 1929. The locals all take notice when Justine Phillips arrives in town, a beautiful woman with a shameful secret. She finds love but her marriage is soured by infertility. After nine years of trying to conceive, she pays a visit to a witch doctor who her mother-in-law swears is the devil's disciple. Now, she must make a life changing decision.
Reunion in Kentucky
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Series: Sarah's Journey, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Sarah’s best friend in Williamsburg, the freed slave Marcus, long ago lost his wife and son to slave traders. He believes they are in Kentucky. Returning to Kentucky to care for her ailing mother,Sarah vows she’ll find Marcus's family. What she doesn’t plan on finding are non-stop Indian raids, extremely harsh living conditions,and a new understanding of what it means to be a child of God.
The Battle for Bougainville part 2
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This is an illustrated movie-style comic book. It is a world war 2 fictional account about American minority Army battalions getting sent to the Solomon Islands in the Southwest Pacific to help out in the struggle to defeat The Imperial Japanese Army.
The Battle for Bougainville part 1
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This is an illustrated movie-style comic book. It is a world war 2 fictional account about American minority Army battalions getting sent to the Solomon Islands in the Southwest Pacific to help out in the struggle to defeat The Imperial Japanese Army.
A Fateful Discovery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,360. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
When a reluctant Justice Department lawyer blows the whistle on a clandestine plan authored by America's ruling elite, a tsunami of events unfolds. The bombshell uncovers a psychological warfare waged against a perceived enemy that ultimately backfires.
A Fateful Discovery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,360. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
When a reluctant Justice Department lawyer blows the whistle on a clandestine plan authored by America's ruling elite, a tsunami of events unfolds. The bombshell uncovers a psychological warfare waged against a perceived enemy that ultimately backfires.
Living Half Free
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,300. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
When Zachariah, a naïve mulatto slave, is sold to a Kentucky slave trader, and separated from his ma and sister, he realizes the true meaning of not having rights. Seeking escape, he falls in love with a Cherokee woman, under whose direction he learns to pass as white. But, he must find his voice, and the courage to stand up for his beliefs or else lose everyone he loves forever.
The Collected Stories, Volume 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,790. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
These are all stories of race. Written between 1917 and 1947, they are the author's attempts to describe the racial situation in the South in the early part of the 20th Century. Like her award-winning novel, "The Other Room," the stories are sensitive, original, and important.