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Shame-Free Sexual Healthcare
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Shame Free Sexual Healthcare guides healthcare professionals through the process of addressing gaps in training resources around sexual health, to support the specific needs of minority communities including LGBTQ people, sex workers, and survivors of assault.
First They Came...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"The trick to passing is the same as any successful lie: stick as close to the truth as possible."
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.
Falling in Love
Series: Trans People Living. Price: Free! Words: 85,360. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00)
A Spencer Tracy/Katharine Hepburn style romance between a transsexual woman and a transgender man, both pilots, with different ideals, who play, fight and argue on their way to falling in love at a major air show. Remember Lourdes from Sliders? Scarred and issue laden, devastated by life? This novel is the story of how she falls in love with someone she blames for her life's pain.
Mission 535+2
Price: Free! Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
When it comes to politics, everybody yells at each other and then agree that nothing will change in Washington. Of course, no one offers any solutions. Mission 535+2 suggests a simple, a-political process designed to persuade our elected representatives to work together to further the best economic interests of "We the People" instead of theirs.
When Waves Collide: Not "American" Enough, Yet Too "White Washed"?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,510. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00)
When Waves Collide is Phat Le’s call for a deeper embrace in our cultural differences--- starting with an honest assessment of his own life journey. His exploration with the themes of love, relationships, family, and loss reveals the fact that no matter the differences in our cultural background, intense human emotions and the need for connection are universal.
South Sudanese Community Insights: A Cross-Generational Cross-Cultural Rescue Model for Families and Family Counselors
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012 by Marilyn McLeod. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Africana, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
South Sudanese people have experienced tremendous changes both within their homeland and as refugees abroad. This book describes typical South Sudanese culture, and challenges of both South Sudanese families and western professionals counseling them. John Chuol Kuek was born in South Sudan, survived refugee camps, and is now an Advanced Ph.D. Candidate while raising a family in the U.S.
I was Made in America
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00)
This is a book of poems about unemployment, the economy, and the 99% vs. 1%.
Linked
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,840. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Demarche. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Linked is a teen novel about two boys who were begging for help and unable to cope in a world filled with overwhelming family problems. One was black and the other was white and now they had switched!