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ABUNDANT RAIN by Vanessa Miller

Elizabeth Underwood. Bold. Vivacious. Confident. Her life was about to be turned upside down. As far as Elizabeth was concerned, the Underwoods were the poster family for God’s blessings. She had two beautiful children and an e...
 
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AFTER THE FEELING by T.N. Williams

Pornography was once an acceptable element of the Wilson marriage, but a particular incident stretches Germani’s comfort zone to the limit. When she reevaluates her Christian beliefs and decides to make a change, Germani quickl...
 
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LATTER RAIN by Vanessa Miller

Hustling wasn’t easy, but Isaac did his best. He ruled the underworld like a predator – a self made CEO of the streets. But one woman dared to show him a better way. Her way changed all the rules. Now, all Isaac wants is to liv...

 
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Black, Blanc, Beur: Rap Music and Hip-Hop Culture in the Francophone World From Scarecrow Press

Rap music was born in America in the early 1980s. Over the last decade it has not only grown in popularity within the United States, with rap music soaring to the top of the music charts, but it has also influenced other cultur...
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Icons of Hip Hop [Two Volumes]: An Encyclopedia of the Movement, Music, and Culture (Greenwood Icons) From Greenwood

The extraordinary impact of hip-hop music on American culture over the past three decades is undeniable. At the forefront of this global phenomenon stand artists who broke new ground, both musically and politically. This unique...

 
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Phat Beats, Dope Rhymes: Hip Hop Down Under Comin’ Upper (Music Culture) By Ian Maxwell

Ian Maxwell’s sophisticated story of Australia’s hip-hop scene follows the lives of a small, influential group of rappers from Sydney’s Westside in the early 1990s. Maxwell conveys the excitement of the scene and the struggles ...
 
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First Comes Love (Urban Christian) By Shana Burton

Where do broken hearts go? To Las Vegas, of course! At least they do if they belong to real-estate agent London Harris and restaurateur Bernard Phillips. Too bad what happens in Vegas doesn’t always stay there. . . London and B...
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Hip: The History By John Leland

Hip: The History is the story of how American pop culture has evolved throughout the twentieth century to its current position as world cultural touchstone. How did hip become such an obsession? From sex and music to fashion an...
 
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My Mother’s Child (Urban Christian) By Dwan Abrams

Lyric Stokes lives, by most standards, a charmed life. Married to Michael Stokes, a prominent heart surgeon, she has financial security and lives in the lap of luxury. All is not perfect, though. Lyric feels inadequate because ...
 
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Only True Love Waits By Dwan Abrams

Xavier Robert’s life seems to be coming together. He’s engaged to be married to an incredible woman, Summer Love, and he’s an aspiring rapper who recently signed a record deal. When Xavier was diagnosed with testicular cancer, ...