Books tagged: martin luther king

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 33 results

Easy English Book of Quotations
Series: Easy English Books. Price: Free! Words: 27,290. Language: Australian English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Over the years many people have said many wonderful things... some of them funny, some very wise, and some just aimed at making us think. But there are not enough books to hold all that has been said. So when a person is able to say a great truth in just a few words, others have often remembered it and saved it for people to read or hear over and over. They have become famous quotations
America's Menopause
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Thoughts and musings on how and why the 1960s, a decade of upheaval and substance, gave birth to the 1970s...a decade of divorce, cocaine disco and leisure suits.
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.
Alabama Days
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 139,650. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Alabama Days by James Eckardt, cover design by Colin Cotterill A few weeks after the 1965 Selma March, four teenage Catholic seminarians from Long Island arrive in Birmingham, Alabama, to work for Father Edmund Fraser in a door-to-door voter registration campaign. Nights, they return to the same black neighborhoods to play guitars and lead crowds in singing freedom songs.
The Art of Peace
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Techniques
The Art of Peace celebrates some of the great people who have become role models -- indeed symbols themselves -- for peacemaking worldwide. Using thoughtful expressions of art and beautiful prose, the book helps to connect children to these leaders and to the idea that the change happens with just one thought, just one action, just one expression of peace.
Racism: The Absence of Good
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Racism: The Absence of Good is a collection of essays regarding the black experience in America and focuses on the trials and struggles of African-Americans.
Have No Shame (Where civil rights and forbidden love collide)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 327,120. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Coming of age
***NEW YORK TIMES & USA TODAY BESTSELLER*** The racially-charged prejudice of the deep South forces eighteen-year-old Alison Tillman to confront societal norms--and her own beliefs--when she discovers the body of a hate crime victim, and the specter of forbidden love turns her safe, comfortable world upside down.
Today’s The Day - The book of the official International Observance Days
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A book detailing the calendar of International Days - including World Oceans Day, World Refugee Day, World Suicide Prevention Day, World Tourism Day, World Teachers' Day, International Day of Rural Women, World AIDS Day, World Cancer Day, World Radio Day, Martin Luther King Day, etc., etc.
Upload: A Very American Conspiracy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,630. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
"Scud stud" reporter Digby Tobin is banished to the USA after getting into trouble in Afghanistan. Ordered to write about conspiracies, he files nothing in two weeks. His editor sends a rooky researcher to ‘help’ investigate the MLK assassination. One day after her arrival they find a key source murdered. It's the start of a crazy race across the country. Someone wants them dead. But why?
366 Squared Volume 4: April
Series: 366 Squared. Price: Free! Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Hey dude, what happened to March?" I know, I know. The last volume to come out was February. We moved. It was a big, traumatic move that involved a computer standing idle at the other house. There will be a volume 3 for March, I promise. Someday. Meanwhile, this is Vol 4: a little less fantasy,a little more historical fiction, and the usual dollop of science fiction. 366 words per day, as always.