Books tagged: africanamerican

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Snapshots
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Cleavon saw his first murder victim at his friend Emmett Till’s funeral. Cleavon fled Chicago to raise his family, but the violence followed him. Now, he worries that his grandson Ty will die as horribly as Emmett, and for no good reason. Cleavon wants his family out of Chicago, but Ty wants to repair the city—and he just might do it.
Creature of the Deep
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A young girl finds herself face to face with a mystical sea creature that her father once assured was an old fish tale.
Chronicles of a Boy Misunderstood (Special Edition)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,280. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Three short fictional stories and one non-fiction piece depicting living in the US as a young, gay, Black man.
Live A Little
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,370. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian, Fiction » Christian » Romance
A grieving woman, an injured soldier and an abandoned dream...can they find hope for tomorrow in each other?
The Best and the Brightest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In a 1960s Chicago where Bobby Kennedy serves as president, Mayor Daley rules the city and Martin Luther King, Jr. finds himself victim to a failed assassination attempt, the African-American community hoped Willis would change the world. But when his chance comes in the form of a story implicating Kennedy and Daley in the hit on King, Willis must make a choice: fame or self-preservation.
Southern Roadie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » African American fiction » General
There are three types of soldiers on a battlefield: Targets, Followers, and Warriors. Jeff Briggs is a warrior. During an ambush, a rocket explodes near Jeff and his friend Clarence. The next thing Jeff knows, it is 2 years later and he has no memory of anything past the explosion. He hits the road to find his friend. During the trip, his reality shifts from the road to the battle and back again.
Choose Your Fairy Tale: You Are...Tortoise Triumphant (Choose Your Fairy Tale Book #3)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Great for readers of all ages, this interactive version of the African tale "Tortoise Triumphant" puts YOU in the role of the tortoise. Select the right choice and your tale will end Happily Ever After! An entertaining and interactive way to enjoy this tale from West Africa!
Iron & Metal
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Widowed and suicidal, a grief-stricken wife awakens in the hospital with new hope growing. Will the child growing fill the loss or will Karla completely lose her sanity and give in to the Iron & Metal that took her beloved away?
Pathbreakers: U.S. Marine African American Officers in Their Own Words - Oral History Anthology with 21 Personal Accounts Covering 60 Years of Service - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, Jr.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,910. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This oral history anthology provides insight into the history of the African American officer experience in the U.S. Marine Corps. In the personal accounts of the 21 officers included that cover 60 years of service, the reader comes to understand how these men and women succeeded.
The Secret of Morton's End
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,940. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
It's Christmas in the tiny colored town of Poplar Cove, California. Someone murders the town's barber, Mr. Peterson. Three 12-year-old best girl friends, nicknamed the Triplets, believe they know who has done the horrible deed and soon they are searching for possible missing gold and other mysteries near the edge of the forest as it falls over the cliffs leading to the Pacific Ocean.