Books tagged: american life

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White Nigger: The Struggles and Triumphs Growing up Bi-Racial in America
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 172,270. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Social Science » Minority Studies
From high school dropout and convicted drug dealer, to successful entertainment industry executive, eventual law school graduate, and college professor, this is an explosively emotional inspirational journey exploring the ups & downs of growing up bi-racial in America. 
Small World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A journalist and a reclusive professor have ten days to find someone named Basil or the world will be destroyed.
The King in I
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Essay » Author profile
I am the King. It is not something I chose. It was God's choice. He made me a man, and I don't apologise for my authority. I rule with compassion and benevolence. As the sun is the most powerful in the sky, I am the most powerful in my household. So I say, so it shall be. Why is it so difficult it to be king?
Dream Land
You set the price! Words: 40,690. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by CreatiVentures. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In America, the young passionately loved wealth, honor and power. Money is power for Richie. Martial arts are the only goal of life for Rambo. Floating in her dream world, Roma thought only of romance. Uncle Monk preached non-involvement.
The Miller Masks: A Novel in Stories
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 63,960. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Jesse Miller is a freelance writer, a bicoastal academic, a husband, an ex-husband, a father, a son, a lover, a teller of tales, a college kid, a college teacher, a tennis player, a man on the make, a man on the come, a man on the job, a man on the ropes, and on the mend. Jesse can't wear all those masks at once: the interconnected stories that make this a novel span five decades of his life.
13 Years in America
Price: Free! Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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The powerful story of one woman’s search for happiness and fulfillment in modern-day America.
William & Me
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,920. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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The heartwarming tale of Christopher Naylor Jr., a third generation owner of a women's hosiery store in an unremarkable town in the middle of nowhere America. From the outside looking in, his life is perfect. But there is a dark family secret that has always made Chris ask who he is or how the hell he's ending up selling women's lingerie for a living.
The Blacker Berry Tells the Truth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,020. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
I spent a great deal of my life struggling with issues that were actually beyond my control. I am grateful for the experience because it truly built the person that I am today. Upon doing some research, I found my trial by fire was a small symptom of very large issue in the African American community. I wrote this book to examine my issues at length and to expose the fallacies behind them.
We The People Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
“The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government.” - Thomas Jefferson. Walk the path of this great nation, As the decisions create frustration. Is the change for better or worse? Look for answers within the verse. 52 poems depicting life and what is happening in the United States today.