Books tagged: african american books

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Doll Rafferty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Originally from Chicago Doll Rafferty came to prominence in Milwaukee as a pupil of former fight great Joe Gans. He was also trained by former lightweight champion Pinkey Williams. Doll's best punch was a right and he ascended the lightweight ladder for a time, before peaking around 1947. My book looks at his fights, family, untimely death and contains a detailed list of his opponents & fights.
Catch Me If You Can
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,050. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Karen Roberts loves to run, but running will only get her so far. She just wants to be the best sportscaster she can be and fall in love with a man like her father. Is that too much for a girl to ask for? But when love chases her, she’ll have to decide between a love that is safe or one that’s risky.
Hidden Flowers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,600. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Young Matika begins a new life in the U.S. When Matika is scorned by her family and left homeless, she connects with an acquaintance, an undercover liaison for U.S. special projects rescuing missing and exploited teens. Infiltrating into the seedy world of the unlawful, Matika soon discovers her own personal stake that will force her to look deeper within herself…
Coming to America: A Journey of Faith
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,790. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by IEM Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Screenplays » Biographical
Coming to America: A Journey of Faith is Dr.Tangumonkem’s true story of wrestling with fear and doubts. God called him to America from Cameroon to pursue graduate studies at the University of Texas at Dallas, but he had no money to put towards this dream. In this book he shares his journey of learning to trust God as he stepped out in faith and embarked on a Journey of Faith to America.
Beauty Secret Blues
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,050. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Crystal City Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Graphic novel
This book takes you through the lives and times of The Hood told in stories from Joyce, Mindy and Annie, who were born in The Hood. Their stories take you into the sex trafficking, murder, scandal and abuse that all who lived there went through every day. Highlighted are their personal struggles, friendships and their loves in the midst of all this hatred.
Boyfriend # 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,620. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Tameka must decide between Eric, a boyfriend she has much in common with, and Caleb, a wealthy suitor who promises her the life of her dreams. Her choice becomes a deadly one, when Eric finds out about Caleb, and wants Tameka to set him up so that he can rob him.
The Battle for Bougainville part 6
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction, 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.
White Slavery In Colonial America
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,420. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Slavery
Is there a conspiracy to suppress over 150-years of American history? In the time that preceded the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade, an entire class of people from Europe to the American colonies have all but vanished. They were kidnapped, put in chains, transported and auctioned. They were white and they were slaves.
7 Things Young Black Women Do To Mess Up Their Lives...And How to Avoid Them
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 by Torch Legacy Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Too many of America’s young black women are making the wrong decisions and are going down the wrong paths for their lives. Daniel Whyte III, outlines in this book the seven most common mistakes young black women make causing them to mess up their lives. This book also provides solutions that will help young women avoid these devastating mistakes and go on to have a productive life.
Letters to Young Black Women
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,770. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 by Torch Legacy Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Daniel Whyte III writes a heartfelt book to his daughters and to other young black women, on the various issues of life that they face today. Whyte actually commenced the writing of this book from his hospital bed during a routine stay for chest pains. Symbolically, if Daniel Whyte III were on his deathbed, the words contained in this book are those that he would say to his six daughters.