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The Brown Byway
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Approximately : Approx. 56,649 words. Approx.189 pages. 6x9 format. Size 12 font. Suitable for college study, and discussions. The book contains memoirs that span over 5 decades of the Americana experience: Cultural diversity. Early experiences of the migrant life in America. Segregation, and desegregation. Homelessness during the hippie years, and much more!
Cyber Revolution
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,040. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Who will you fight for? After helping her company meet near perfect gender equity Rosa Alvarez is faced with a government that wants to use her company's computers to make a list of Muslims. Can humanity come before profits? Can she risk her company for people who are part of a religion she knows little about?
Enemies at the Gate
Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In this last ditch effort to prevent the Security Wipe from killing off a large portion of the human population, Hector will be forced to place himself in a vulnerable position in order to save humanity. However, there may be other factors at play which he failed to pick up on...
My Brain Feels Like a Fried Egg, Extra Butter
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In this installment, follow our nameless narrator through the drug-riddled streets of Sector C, where tragedy can strike at any moment.
The All Nations Team
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,980. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The All Nations Team tells the story of the first fully integrated, "post-racial" baseball team, very loosely based on an actual team that played in the years before World War I. Haunted by the ghost of their white, former head coach, George must hold the All Nations together, or he'll miss his chance to reunite with his estranged family. If he doesn't score this final run, he loses everything.
A Perfect Yesterday
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
Parental pressure ended Ann's teenage interracial friendship in 1970 with George, but she never forgot his grace and dignity. Decades later, Ann was determined to find him, and when she did, with George's help she created an alternative ending that celebrated and restored their friendship, this time leaving their hearts and memories intact.
What's Up? A Definitive Guide To Surviving Life In Black America
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,570. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
What's Up? A Definitive Guide To Surviving Life In Black America deals with the very unique yet complex issues that have adversely and negatively impacted Black Americans. These issues are discussed in depth with concise and cogent action plans for resolution and change.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,740. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
In the small Mississippi Delta town of Double Shovel, whites and blacks have long managed to live together in something near to harmony. But in 1925, one black man, Freeman, dares to step outside Double Shovel’s carefully maintained culture and crosses the wrong man, at a time and place where Freeman is destined to be the loser. That event shakes the foundations of Double Shovel society.
Kiss of Salvation: A Joe McGrath and Sam Rucker Detective Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,790. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Birmingham, Alabama, cloaks many mysteries under its segregated shroud: glittering social soirées, secret sexual parties, a Machiavellian civic leader, multiple murders of black prostitutes. Police chief, Big Bob Watson, reluctantly assigns Homicide Detective Joe McGrath to the case. The black community stonewalls the investigation. Joe teams up with Sam Rucker, the city's only black private eye.
Ida and Henry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,100. Language: American English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In the 1930's, the WPA Writer's Project sent interviewers into the South to obtain narratives of former slaves. This story follows Leonard, a white college age man sent by the WPA to South Carolina as he learns of the life, loves and tragedies of Ida and Henry, two elderly former slaves.