Books tagged: bigotry

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The Atrocity Channel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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The Return of the Key
Price: $4.70 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
16 year old Eliza Aurelio grapples with her mixed race identity amid rising racial tensions on her little island. For their safety, Eliza’s grandfather sends her and her grandmother to a quiet town in Southwest England to stay with a relative. But this otherwise quiet town has been turned upside down by people mysteriously disappearing. Eliza eventually encounters a magical but dangerous realm ac
Sticked, Stoned & Bottled
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Negative stereotypes, religious persecution, and bigotry force normally happy and functional gay people to live closeted in many life situations in order to protect themselves from harm. Sticked, Stoned & Bottled creates the emotional ups and downs in the reader that mirror those felt by gay people. This book finds a voice that is eye-opening, often humbling, and ultimately liberating.
Out of the Closet
Series: Trans People Living. Price: Free! Words: 68,530. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.33)
Out of the Closet is an uplifting novel about accepting people who are different. Five friends—a transsexual war veteran and P.O.W.; a transgender oppressed in a small AZ town; a Christian cowboy; a Muslim crossdresser from Afghanistan; a Jewish lesbian teacher from TX—enjoy San Francisco's Pride festivities and take lessons learned back to that small town in AZ where they overcome oppressions.
Cheyenne Jackson (The Case of the Hanged Harlot)
Series: Cheyenne Jackson, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,290. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
(5.00)
Cheyenne’s just landed the most important case of her short, legal career and she’d better not screw it up, her dad’s counting on her. Unfortunately, her potential client is someone she detests. Someone hanged her client’s wife and the police suspect it’s his cousin...but hold on a moment...Is it true? Was she really murdered? Or was the crime something even more unspeakable?
Love Is All That Matters
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Essay » Legal, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
In this essay, I discuss, with empathy, the concept of same-sex marriage from the perspective of someone who has both religious faith and a legal mind. In my view, opposition to marriage equality is not only misguided, but also morally, ethically, and legally wrong, and undermines the very institution of marriage. As the Bible says, "Love is happy with the truth," and love is all that matters.
Apron Strings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,100. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A seven-year old well-to-do white girl and her family’s black maid overcome the deep-seated hatred and the segregation embedded in their 1950’s era southern culture proving that love sees no color. Where you taught to hate people of another color when you were young? We don’t come hating we learn it!
Bad Girl: A Play
Price: Free! Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
From the playwright... I wrote this play as a reminder of the harsh, unforgiving times that were the 1950’s, when uncomfortable words and actions were swept under the rug. If the dialogue sounds last century, or events seem improbable, we can be grateful they do. It's a fictionalized account of what happened to "girls in trouble." But the story is true. I lived it.
The Queer Magician in Europe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,310. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
A symbolic tale about bigotry: Nightwalkers have been preying on African people for centuries, but they are a threat elsewhere as well. One of them is killing and raping gay men in the Netherlands.The Queer Magician and his team knows how to defeat them, but this Nightwalker proves to be an even greater foe than usual.To make it worse the team suspects that this Nightwalker might be among them.
On Top of Mount Zion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
The time is the near future. Israel's bombing of Iran has turned into a catastrophe for the U.S. Since most Americans believe that our Mideast policy is controlled by American Jews in the interest of what is best for Israel, that produces a wave of antisemitism. A NY Jewish senator, his Israeli nephew and their friends discover a way to fight the bigots. Surprisingly, this is a comedy.