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The Morris-Jumel Mansion Anthology of Fantasy and Paranormal Fiction
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,420. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
You’ll find 14 tales featuring the Mansion, and its inhabitants over close to 300 years, from the Revolutionary War through the time of Madame Jumel and Aaron Burr, to the present, and even beyond. This anthology features tales of romance, science fiction, mystery, historical fiction and time travel and the just plain supernatural. You’ll never see the Mansion the same way again after reading this
Jack McVey Welterweight Boxer From Georgia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Jack McVey fought in some of the best venues of his era, including bouts against Sailor Freedman at Yankee Stadium, in 1926, and another against KO Phil Kaplan at the Queensboro Stadium on Long Island in 1928. It was an era of discrimination when a black fighter like McVey was booed relentlessly during his fights. Jack has been compared to Elbows McFadden, i.e. all gloves, elbows and forearms.
Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues is a poetry collection consisting of 65 poems. The poems are separated into 11 distinct sections. Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues is rooted in a modern sense of black cultural, social, and artistic rebirth while paying homage to the artistic foundation laid by the great pioneers of the past.
New York / Upper West Side - The Delaplaine 2016 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend on New York’s Upper West Side. Whether you want museums, restaurants or shopping, this part of New York is a unique world unto its own and deserves special attention. “We had to spend two days going through the American Museum of Natural history, so decided to spend our whole long weekend on the Upper West Side." BH
Afterlife in Harlem: A Novel of Redemption
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Foundering former president Bill Clinton—now “First Gentleman” to President Hillary—makes a haunting discovery in his Harlem home: the ghost of Alexander Hamilton, with sexy former slave Sarafina in tow, sent from Heaven to get Bill back on track.
The Impact of Music, Dance, and Theater from the Harlem Renaissance
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Veenstra/Exploited Publishing Inc. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
In the late 1880s, blacks began to emerge as professionals in many areas including scientific research, and artistic achievement. By the 1900s, many had become intellectuals, scientist, poets, artist, and musicians. Some of the more illuminating of these intellectuals lived or migrated to Harlem where there was a desire to both defend and endorse the talents and worth’s of blacks.
New York / Upper West Side - The Delaplaine 2015 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend on New York’s Upper West Side. Whether you want museums, restaurants or shopping, this part of New York is a unique world unto its own and deserves special attention.
Crossfire
Series: Doc Voodoo, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,270. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Caught between trigger-happy vigilantes, a hexed holy man, and a mad mobster out for blood, Doc Voodoo finds himself torn between worlds and caught in the crossfire…
The Men of Jasper Hill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,980. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The Men of Jasper Hill A Novel in Seven Stories Six men living an embittered existence transmute to living out loud The Men of Jasper Hill tackles the urban themes of encroachment, friendship, execrable villainy, fierce loyalty, and generic families. Every character adds a layer of intrigue to personal, cinematic, expressive, and grim grace.
L'Impasse
Price: Free! Words: 31,120. Language: French. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
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Un guide se met à saigner du nez et déroute une famille, un couple s'installe avec leur fils à Harlem, une fille redécouvre son père lors d'une nuit du nouvel an à Dubaï, un homme s'impose de monter un sommet, deux camionnettes se heurtent à La Paz, un fantôme apparait dans un bureau à Shinjuku... De Paris à Shanghai, de New-York à Tokyo, recueil de nouvelles où voyage rime avec aventure.