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The Passover Surprise
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Passover, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Jewish
Lisa and her little brother Jon enjoy collecting stamps. But when their father holds a contest to decide which child will get a new large stamp album, Lisa has to solve a difficult problem. This chapter book portrays Jewish-American family life circa 1960, and also touches on the experiences of American soldiers during World War II and the early days of the Civil Rights Movement.
Interim Report of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing, March 2015 - Building Trust and Legitimacy, Social Media, Community Policing, Crime Reduction, Training, Officer Wellness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
In light of the recent events that have exposed rifts in the relationships between local police and the communities they protect and serve, on December 18, 2014, President Barack Obama signed an Executive Order establishing the Task Force on 21st Century Policing.
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 Iron Border
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ana has lived in the shadow of death all her life. When she was 6, a TV broadcast announced that an asteroid would hit the Earth 22 years later. Ana put her faith in the worldwide lottery to select the chosen ten thousand, who would escape in giant space arks. But the lottery is not fair and unbiased. And even her best efforts do not bring Ana any closer to the shuttles only a few miles away…
Space City 6: Houston Stories from the Weird to the Wonderful
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,020. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014 by Black Mare Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Space City 6 is a collection of short stories from the Space City Scribes author collective. Meet merfolk, the Allen brothers, a WWII tank commander, and a whiskey-lovin', bloodthirsty jackalope. Survive an active shooter, face discrimination as a vampire, and explore the ruined tunnel system of Houston in the far future. Whether you like fantasy or realism, Space City 6 has a story for you
RACE: The Elephant in America's Living Room
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
I am white, but I have been going to a black church for the last twenty-one years. I have also continued to go to my original white church. Going to these two very different churches has been amazing, and I have had some very big surprises along the way. But the surprises have to do with things most people are not at all aware of. That's why I had to write about them in this book.
Ending Lethal Prejudice And Discrimination (Text Messages From Jesus Book 5)
Series: Text Messages From Jesus. Price: Free! Words: 120. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
Eliminated Discriminated gains acceptance as he learns the original translations of the only seven verses misused against gays! In Book 5, through text messages, Jesus shows through nearly a dozen examples of gay relationships in the Bible how being LGBT isn’t just not a sin, but a blessing!
Life's Journeys
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,160. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
At 29, Sophie's future is clear, she’ll rise through the ranks to take the reins of an international conglomerate determined that neither mortal man nor corporate games can thwart her. Not, anyway, until an international merger diverts her climb down a cul-de-sac where one hurdle too many provokes her to fight back.
Cocoa Girl in a Cubicle World: The Hysterically Honest Handbook to the Black Girl's Life at Work
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 20,500. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
Who said working while Black isn’t a laughing matter? Cocoa Girl in A Cubicle World: The Hysterically Honest Handbook to the Black Girl’s Life at Work is a must-have manual for every girl in your life who is 1) brown, & 2) must work! Featuring fun quizzes, checklists, emails & imaginary tips from big stars, it's your go-to guide for Cocoa personality, speak & strategies for success at work!
Kiss and Tell
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Discretion may be my middle name, but it would be a disservice to some of my younger and more impressionable readers not to share at least one celebrity kiss-and-tell story of my own. Although the contents will almost certainly not be what you expect, they should still leave you feeling warm and fuzzy in a Hollywood sort of way. The lesson to be learned is that a single kiss can change a life.