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Sinhana - Biografia de Uma Escrava Quilombola
Price: Free! Words: 13,160. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
A biografia de Sinhana nos traz a vida de uma negra nascida escrava na primeira metade do século XIX no Brasil Colônia e que morreu no tronco aos 25 anos de idade. Sua história não só nos mostra todo o sofrimento vivido por uma escrava no Brasil, como também a bela amizade entre duas mulheres em posições sociais completamente antagônicas: Sinhá Clarice e sua escrava Sinhana.
Mahendra Lal Bose, The Great Philanthropist
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The article depicts the life and activities of one of the great personalities of the Bengal-Renaissance during the Nineteenth Century.
Tales from the Gutter
Price: Free! Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
This is a straight forward account of a young black woman’s experience living in multiple lower class neighborhoods.
When Chalk Is More Valuable Than Gold
Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
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The inspiring true story of how Frederick Douglass learned to read and write, in his own words.
The Unheard Voices
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
This book takes the reader into the minds of Asian immigrants and what prompted them to come to America.
Sinhana - Biography of A Colonial Brazil Slave
Price: Free! Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Ancient
The biography of Sinhana brings us the life of a black woman, born slave in the first half of the 19th century in Brazil Colony, Her story not only shows us all the suffering experienced by a slave in Brazil, but also the beautiful friendship between two women in completely antagonistic social positions: Sinhá Clarice and her slave Sinhana. This is her story, in her own words.
I Didn't Know Biomedical Engineering Was an Option
Price: Free! Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
This book gives one woman's perspective, from personal experience, on the lack of minority group representation in the STEM fields.
Rosa Parks Biography: How Ordinary People Can Change The World, Montgomery Bus Boycott and More?
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 $1.60 USD. (60% off!) Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Rosa Parks was widely known for the Montgomery bus boycott. However, there was more to her than meets the eye. In fact, Rosa Parks was a national hero, just like Martin Luther King Jr.. She fought the racial segregation in the United States, because people were judged mainly by the color of their skin. There was definitely a double standard. However, for Rosa was a "double fight...."
Billie Holiday Biography: The Unforgettable Lady Day Feminism, Strange Fruit Controversies, Relationships, Rumors and More
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 $1.60 USD. (60% off!) Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2018 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
Billie Holiday, also known as the Lady Day was a very talented jazz and blues singer during the Great Depression and beyond in the United States. She lived and coped during the most difficult times in the United States, especially when it comes to gender inequality, racism and discrimination. In fact, some of her songs were considered "protest songs" against racism. The most controversial song...
Hope: A Memoir of Survival in Cleveland by Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, Mary Jordan, Kevin Sullivan... Summarized by J.J. Holt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
This is a Summary of "Hope: A Memoir of Survival in Cleveland by Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, Mary Jordan, Kevin Sullivan"... Summarized by J.J. Holt
True Life - The Soldier who Served Under Three Flags
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Clem Ryan, from Ireland, served in the Armed Forces of Ireland, Britain and the United States.He visited Hiroshima six months after the Atom Bomb. He provides a chilling first person account of that visit. He volunteered for service in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star for Meritorious Service. This is his story.
When Mahatma Gandhi Calls Blacks Lazy, Raw Kaffirs Was He Racist? Read Original Quotes from Gandhi on Race
Price: Free! Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
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Was Mahatma Gandhi a racist? His original writings on race is compiled in this short book so that readers can have their own conclusions. Presented in a lucid form for the readers who do not have any previous knowledge of Gandhi, India or South Africa. This is the first volume of the series: "How I Began to Dislike Gandhi" (available also as an all-series volume).
Two Drinks At A Night's Waltz
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 6,060. Language: Simple English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
"The afternoon hadn't started like this" - Two Drinks At A Night's Waltz.
Josephine Baker
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Josephine Baker was exiled from Paris after making a critical comment about a Nazi official's pet cheetah. In south France she found herself without an alternative until she wired a friend in Paris to send her a lucky rabbit's foot that she had kept from her time in New York City. Her luck changed soon after the talisman was returned. My e-book was researched from newspapers of the 20th century.
Great Indian
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.
Black Suede Jacket
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...
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League | Summary
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.
Clara Luper: Civil Rights Pioneer
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.
Collective Thoughts of an Angry Black Teenager
Series: Collective Thoughts, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Khali Raymond is back with a short project that'll open your mind to a profound contemplation of society.
Deepak Chopra
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...

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