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The All Nations Team
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,980. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The All Nations Team tells the story of the first fully integrated, "post-racial" baseball team, very loosely based on an actual team that played in the years before World War I. Haunted by the ghost of their white, former head coach, George must hold the All Nations together, or he'll miss his chance to reunite with his estranged family. If he doesn't score this final run, he loses everything.
The Great Enclosure
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Hundreds of ancient civilizations erected imposing buildings, great forts and magnificent towns but no ancient city has held so much mystery and sparked so much controversy as the Great Zimbabwe stone enclosures of Zimbabwe in Southern Africa. The Great Enclosure takes you on a journey back to the 15th century at the height of this medieval city and unfolds a story of grand architectural mastery
Hammer Come Down
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,070. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Western
The 1836 Creek Indian war changes the lives of two young men when an Alabama plantation is destroyed. Devastated by the loss of family and friends, the slave, Jason heads West with his master, Tolin Cobb. During the trek, Jason contemplates his atypical life as Tolin’s manservant. He has grown up knowing well the restraints demanded of a black man, yet always dreams of Freedom.
Insider Threat: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Price: Free! Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This story is a fictional account of the mission and execution of the neutralization of a sensitive intelligence collaborator that potentially endangered the lives and welfare of the men and women who supported Operation Restore Hope, a UN Humanitarian mission that erupted into violence in 1993. The US Marine Corps sent the 6th Counterintelligence Team to disrupt the threat.
Jesus Tree
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,220. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A dynamic, engaging saga of crime, race hatred and bigotry in the South.
Eulalie and Washerwoman
Series: Florida Folk Magic Stories. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,930. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017 by Thomas-Jacob Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Torreya, a small 1950s Florida Panhandle town, is losing its men. They disappear on nights with no moon and no witnesses.
The Other Two-Fifths
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,570. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » General
The Other Two-Fifths, a historic novel detailing the fight for racial equality and its human toll on black Americans, follows the turbulent lives of the Carter, Amos, Oliver, Sturgis, and LeBlanc families through two centuries in their struggle for civil rights.
Freeman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,740. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
In the small Mississippi Delta town of Double Shovel, whites and blacks have long managed to live together in something near to harmony. But in 1925, one black man, Freeman, dares to step outside Double Shovel’s carefully maintained culture and crosses the wrong man, at a time and place where Freeman is destined to be the loser. That event shakes the foundations of Double Shovel society.
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.
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.
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
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Joys of Motherhood
Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This tragic story revolves around Ngu-Ego, the daughter of Nwokocha Agbadi and Ona. Ngu-Ego’s mother, Ona, also had a bad fate with childbearing.
Chains
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 111,000. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The slaves of Dunwoodie Plantation have little hope: Louise expects a miserable life after her father sells her, and she witnesses her mother’s murder. David, the young groom, worships her. His half-brother, Samson, though, is the overseer for his master. Abraham, the blacksmith, searches for freedom after avenging his wife’s murder. But then a young minister and his wife arrive.

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