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The Curse of Black America and Mr. Barack Obama
Series: Amerca's Secret Weapon, 9781452411743. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 72,040. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » African American fiction » General
What America needs is a super hero to help us conquer adversity-- I'm introducing Nanoman.to help President Obama keep his campaign promise of change! There are people in the Americas once cursed by the "Almighty of Heaven." All the Earth has been denied their prayers for 400 years. The "Remnant" mentioned in our Holy Bibles was thought lost and must now awaken and acknowledge their heritage.
The Wars Of The Shannons
Series: The Shannon Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,500. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Wars Of The Shannons... In third book in the Shannon series young Patrick Shannon finds himself swept up in the Civil War - and fighting on the opposite side of his family.
Homecoming - Osguards: Guardians of the Universe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 135,530. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The First Osguard, Michael Genesis leads the Osguards in protecting the 60 known galaxies of the universe from Kulusk tyranny. Now Earth has become an unwitting pawn in the Kulusk Empire’s thirst for revenge against the people of Chaktun, forcing Michael to prepare USSTAP, for the first time, to go on the offensive and wage an all out universal war.
Freedom's Southern Line
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 153,960. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After their elopement, Julia Hamilton and Peter Anderson head west to join the fight for freedom in Kansas. The troubles start as soon as they arrive. Lawrence is burned and sacked and John Brown exacts retribution for it. After the summer of 1856 when slave power is finally broken in Kansas, Peter starts a business and becomes a wealthy man. But tragedy follows and the worst is yet to come b
Flesh and Stone
Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Unis and Pepi. Slaves of the Pharoah or makers of history? Find out in the short story Flesh and Stone.
The Candle Star (Divided Decade Collection)
Price: Free! Words: 45,810. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Candle Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
After a tantrum, Emily Preston is shipped from her plantation home to her inn-keeping uncle in Detroit. There she meets Malachi, son of freed slaves, who challenges many ideas she grew up believing. But when Emily stumbles upon two runaways hidden in her uncle's barn, she finds that old ways die hard. And Mr. Burrows, the charming Southern slave catcher, is only yards away, lodged in the hotel.
Civil War Battlefields: The Landscapes of War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by Park Partners, Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Award-winning author Scott Thybony recounts the dramatic events of a war which re-shaped the nation. His essays trace the year-by-year unfolding of the conflict, followed by accounts of the legendary battles and the tragic struggles which changed forever the lives of those who fought them.
My Trelawney: Tonia's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
It is 17th-century Jamaica and Tonia is a slave girl growing up on a sugar plantation. Determined to win her freedom and also her mother's, she comes up with a daring plan to sail away with Henry Morgan's band of pirates. Will she earn enough booty to buy her freedom? Will she even make it back to Jamaica?
Promise
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,830. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In America for the last ten years, Rebecca Neville has raised her young charge as if he were her own son. But now, his father-the Earl of Stanmore-has learned of his fate and sends for him from England. Rebecca must do everything in her power to keep her promise to the boy's dead mother-and keep her heart sa
I am Bakhita: The Lucky One
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
“I cannot remember much about my village in Africa, but I remember the day I left it.” So begins this story entitled I am Bakhita: The Lucky One. This story is based on the true experiences of Saint Josephine Bakhita who was canonized by Pope John Paul II in the year 2000. My fictionalized version is told from Bakhita’s point of view.