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Fighting Felicia
Series: Beautifully Unbroken (TM). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,190. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion, Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Now a young woman, Felicia Robinson ponders her violent past in the dark confines of prison. She experiences a glorious encounter with the Divine that leads her on a journey of self-reflection, forgiveness and inner peace. Eventually, Felicia is changed for the better and despite her angry childhood and dismal circumstances, she clings to hope and the chance of living a new life for God.
Hidden Figures (Dorothy Vaughan) | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Summary of Hidden Figures From Margot Lee Shetterly Dorothy Vaughan By Summary Station Dorothy Vaughan, an American mathematician and the first African-American woman to become a head of personnel at NACA (National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics), was born on September 1910 in Kansas City, Missouri. Dorothy Vaughan was named Dorothy Johnson at birth by her parents Leonard and Annie Johnson.
Hidden Figures: Katherine Johnson | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Summary of Hidden Figures From Margot Lee Shetterly Katherine Johnson: One of the Black Woman Mathematicians Who Worked with NASA on the Space Race By Summary Station Katherine Coleman Goble Johnson is one of the most important pioneers from the American space movement. She is a physicist and a research mathematician who has calculated orbits and trajectories for historic space missions.
The Lost Safari
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,550. Language: American English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
10 year old boy, Michael, and his little sister, Kim go on a vacation to Africa. His father is a movie director. He is going to film a picture in the Congo. Michael’s mother is a paleontology professor. While flying over jungle their helicopter crashes. They find themselves lost in an uncharted jungle and imprisoned by hostile natives, and wild animals, lions, and gi
Trust Issues
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,910. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Can Aiyanna look past the women, the haters, and her own insecurities in order to find happiness with Channing? She may not find the answer until it’s too late. Happiness, love, friendship, and forgiveness: Aiyanna wants it all, but is it even possible? Could the old adage be true; must all good things come to an end?
All the Things I'm Missing at Home
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,180. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
When two couples’ worlds collide, and outside influences are at play, drama ensues in this sensual tale about addiction, adultery, deceit, and manipulation.
The Devil has a British Accent
Pre-release—available August 6, 2017. Price: $1.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » New adult
The Devil Has a British Accent is a new-adult romance with a paranormal twist. For Lauren, her journey is full of raw emotions that will entwine you with warmth and laughter, and squeeze out passion and angst until your heart bleeds
Pangaea: Unsettled Land
Price: Free! Words: 100,770. Language: American English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
When a young noble hears of an ancient mythical sword that’s said to have brought magic to world, he teams up with a handsome warrior and his best friend to explore its secrets, landing them all squarely within a dangerous queen’s sights.
The Smokey Dalton Starter Bundle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 303,660. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Called “an outstanding series” by Booklist and “triumphant” by the Chicago Tribune, Kris Nelscott’s Smokey Dalton mysteries boast numerous awards, including finalists for the Edgar and Shamus awards. This bargain-priced starter bundle includes the first three books in the series: A Dangerous Road, Smoke-Filled Rooms, and Thin Walls.
“Thoughts of an Urban Teacher... What do you do when students’ say “ I Think I Am Worthless”, “Shut the Fu.. Up”, “I Am Afraid of Donald Trump”, I Didn’t Eat Last Night”, “Fu..ing Bald Headed Mother Fu..er” and “I Want to Be
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,790. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / charter schools
Reginald Grant writes a powerful realization of the why and how of the Urban teacher. His mastery and lifetime dedication to inner city education identifies the social impact and struggle the urban teacher faces. In a world where the unfair distribution of academic resources plaguing young learners and traps both teacher and student as victims of a post-modern Jim Crow. Mark Campbell, Brindell In.