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Is Your Father Black ? by Joseph Baraba
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 35,640. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
At the age of seven Joey loses his father,his mother is young and is left with five small chidren. Two years later his mother meets a man and falls in love. Joey could never understand why people would give strange looks to him and his step-father until he finds out he's black. This is the struggle and heartaches of a family in the 1950's Brooklyn, New York living as a bi-racial family.
Kid Gavilan World Welterweight Boxing Champion by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The 1950s was an era of great boxing and Kid Gavilan was one of the most talented of the welterweights. He beat Johnny Bratton on May 18, 1951 to win the welterweight title left vacant by Sugar Ray Robinson. This was an era when black and whites did not meet in the ring in states like Florida. In fact Gavilan's bout with Bobby Dykes in 1952 was the first mixed race fight in the Sunshine State.
Untitled: The Story of Sixty by Khali Raymond
Price: $3.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Having sixty books published, Khali decides to tell you the story behind it all.
While I Run This Race by Pocahontas Gertler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,080. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir by Pocahontas Gertler This African-Native American woman, born in the deep South during the Depression era, chronicles her courageous journey into the 21st Century. This is her story of persistence and triumph, of loss and struggle, of love and transcendence. It will heal, inspire, encourage and touch deep places in your heart.
Archived Essays of Khali Raymond by Khali Raymond
Price: $3.50 USD. (Free!) Words: 21,720. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Today, Khali has went into the deep crevices of his archives, digging up an intense selection of gems that he will drop for you today.
Black Suede Jacket by Julio Bonilla
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 3,350. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Then I snapped out of it and realized I had been waiting on 2 friends as if I was their chauffeur. It was at this point where I decided to drive home. I had lent Angela my favorite jacket and she had forgotten her pack of cigarettes in my car. I wondered when I would get my jacket back...
Deepak Chopra by Dr. Ruth Carr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
Deepak Chopra Understanding the Medical Guru’s Life Story and His Teachings on Health and Consciousness By Dr. Ruth Carr Deepak Chopra is a man who is ahead of his time. He practices ancient teachings and combines them with the latest technology. He operates in a manner that is not defined by scientific evidence or process, yet he has the support of some of the most respected scientists...
Clara Luper: Civil Rights Pioneer by Stan Paregien, Sr
You set the price! Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Though a school teacher by profession and proud of it, Clara Luper courageously began early in her career a life-long battle against racism. She made local and national news in 1958 when she organized a small group of teenagers (including her own children) and led them in a sit-in a drugstore diner which did not serve Black people. They persisted, day after day, and were successful.
Great Indian by Moony Suthan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Gandhiji was very simple even in his childhood. He never fought with anyone and did not life to play much. He used to climb trees and admire nature. One day he was sitting on the branch of a tree. His elder brother came near him and pulled his legs down.
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League | Summary by Summary Station
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
In The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace, Jeff Hobbs’ seamlessly weaves the socioeconomic and racial realities of the residents of Newark, New Jersey while highlighting the story of a mother and son, Jackie and Robert Peace. Hobbs’ research and intimate writing style provides the reader with an in-depth view of what Jackie endured to give her son a chance at a better life.
Сборник эссе: Самый выдающийся ученый. Ч.2 by Natalya Krasnova
Price: Free! Words: 5,550. Language: Russian. Published: March 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Эта книга будет наиболее полезна для учащихся школ, студентов, магистрантов и аспирантов.
Against Heavy Odds by Darren Shell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,030. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013 by Fideli Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Against Heavy Odds is the story of how little guy Eddie Swanson ended up becoming a world champion power lifter. This “little guy makes it big” tale will make you an Eddie Swanson fan and have you cheering for all the things he stands for in life.
Phil Duse: 25 + Years Combating Ruses by Phillip M. Duse, Sr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,590. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
This book “Phil Duse 25 + Years Combating Ruses” captures the essence of Government “running amuck” to pursue “Mental Masturbations” against a law abider for the pure sake of: we do it because we can—and you can’t do any thing about it!
Change of Heart: A Black Man A White Woman A Heart Transplant, and A True Love Story by Mitchell Fink
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Robert Dunn experienced hatred and bigotry as part of a black family moving into Queens. At the same time, Dorothy Moore was abandoned by her Irish-Catholic parents. Their stories became one when heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz implanted Moore’s heart into Dunn. The prior events, and the terror Dunn walked through upon realizing his life was saved by a white woman led to his true "change of heart".
Sacred Journey by Red Jordan Arobateau
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 140,220. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The ongoing journal of an old transsexual man, an artist,writer, who is also a spiritual seeker. He fights poverty in his old age in San Francisco.
The Heart of a Hero by Palari Publishing
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,160. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
How do you keep going forward when hope and a miracle are nowhere in sight? From the dust and rubble of Ground Zero on 9/11, Clarence Singleton takes readers on a harrowing emotional journey to hope and starting over. From the jungles of Vietnam, where he was awarded a Purple Heart, to the ash of that unspeakable day in our history, from a hard-scrabble childhood, to a new marriage and the promise
The Devil's Waiting Room by berry burgess
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,160. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The Devil's Waiting Room is biographical journey through my eyes as a 10 year old boy centred around the summer of 1969 in the fishing port of North Shields on the banks of the River Tyne. Racism was still very strong and open and had an iron grip on the town during perpetual time for change. Outside we ran. At home we persevered. And late at night, I would hear my father cry...
The Boy Who Learned to Read by Mohamud Ege
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 25,590. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Born into a family of nomads in northern Somalia, Mohamud Ege’s life changed forever at five years old when his father was killed by a snake. Thanks to the foresight of a wise uncle, he was sent to school, where he discovered a love of learning. Forty years on, after many adventures and trials, he is a doctor in the UK.
Prisons to Presidents by Ramzu Yunus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
HOW A CONVICTED FELON WHO WAS WRITTEN OFF BY FAMILY AND FRIENDS ROSE TO THE HIGHER ECHELONS OF POWER AND WEALTH AND STEPS ON HOW ANYONE CAN CLIMB THE PYRAMID TO SUCCESS THROUGH SELF ACTUALIZATION.
Kwegyir Aggrey of Africa His Life and Achievements by Woeli Dekutsey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,370. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Not much is known about this remarkable African, who blazed the trail for such human rights advocates as Dr Martin Luther King (USA) and Nelson Mandela (South Africa). One of his biographers, Edwin Smith once wrote of Dr Kwegyir Aggrey, “The man is a saint, but damn his color.” In this book, specially targeted at the youth, the story of this great Areican is told candidly and objectively.