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Duggan
Price: $2.86 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013 by Jones House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.86 from 21 reviews)
Once a place where love grew and life and family were once cherished, Duggan has now turned into a valley of destruction. The people who lived there called it home. However, something came in and made the neighborhood change courses. Now, it is a misplaced neighborhood of people whose lives are intertwined by one decaying neighborhood.
Cocoa Almond Darling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,850. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Young, white Milly runs away from her sexless husband. She thinks she knows about lust and love. Desperate for a job, she finds work with a married black man. Slowly and steadily, he seduces her. Illicit love entangles them both in a triangle of jealousy for the rest of their lives. Now a grandmother, Milly tells us all, remembering, slowly and steadily, taking her time while breaking your heart.
Black Does Crack
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,920. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Crescent La’fleur, a New Orleans native, reflects about the city where she was born and raised reminiscing about her upbringing. She recalls the slogan “Black don’t crack” and its prideful meaning in her community. Her trials in life convinced her that black did crack and was often tested. Crescent takes you on a journey of her life’s highs and lows.
Ain't No Sunshine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,510. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(4.58 from 12 reviews)
Whites Only. Those words adorned every building in Livingston, Virginia during the summer of 1963 confusing and angering five-year-old Stephen Phillips. Those words told him that what he felt for his colored neighbor Ruthie was wrong. As a teenager, Ruthie becomes the only ray of sunshine in his abusive life and he is not willing to let her go without a fight, a fight that could lead to murder.
Who Tells the Moon to Sleep?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(4.50 from 8 reviews)
Picture book for ages 8 and up. Having learned from Mama that the world is filled with things that do what they please like the moon and the cat, Tess wonders why she and Mama are constantly told what to do. They are told when to play, when to eat, and even when to sleep. Mama explains that they are slaves -- owned by the couple in the big house. But Tess realizes her heart is free.
The Lucky Cat - Black Cat Vol. 1 - A Salem Massachusetts Mini Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Kathy Taylor had weathered eight rough years as a black female police officer in Boston - but enough was enough. She turned in her badge, moved up north, and set up shop as a private investigator in historic Salem, Massachusetts. Now she's surrounded by wiccans and herbalists, by crystal shops and psychic pizza-deliverymen. And her first client has just stepped in the door.
The Harvest of Reason
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,370. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
African American Ph.D. student Maddie Hawkins loves science, but the world of academia is a minefield of sexism, racism and egoism. Blue-eyed graduate student John Pitts is a cocky genius, an individualist and a lady’s man; everything Maddie disapproves of. Yet the heart leads you where reason would forbid, "and when the fire of love is ablaze" it burns "to ashes the harvest of reason."
Real Muslim Wives Of Philly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,810. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In the city of brotherly love you’ll find a growing Muslim population flourishing in society. The outside images of women draped in Islamic attire and men wearing distinguished garments and beards are common. This tale of fiction goes beyond the outside image.
Beyond Southern Africa, A Story of the Fight for Freedom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,700. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Two young men—one Southern African, the other African American—go from humble beginnings to the center of Africa’s fight against colonialism, but one of them is being tracked by a killer.
Rabbi Soul
Price: Free! Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Few are fortunate to have encountered a life of splendor such as the gift bestowed upon Rabbi Goodman. Love and favor have accompanied him throughout his days. Each challenge placed before him, Rabbi has managed to overcome. His storied attributes are unrivaled. Even today, both the sun and the moon illuminates a welcomed legend amongst the daily trials of a city.
Tempted By Love
Price: Free! Words: 26,430. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Destiny is the owner of a popular hair salon and has been dating the ever so sexy Lewis for five years; so now she feels ready to settle down and get married, however, Lewis appears hesitant to tie the knot.
Across the River - an 1800s Black / Native American Novella
Price: Free! Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Part black. Part Irish. Part Lumbee Indian. Wholly determined to protect her family. Naomi Jackson made a mistake. Born in the tumultuous years following the American Revolution, she embraced change, excitement, and adventure. So when the Devil Bill Williams swaggered into town, she launched into his arms, determined that her love for him could overcome all obstacles. It couldn't.
Living Half Free
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,300. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
When Zachariah, a naïve mulatto slave, is sold to a Kentucky slave trader, and separated from his ma and sister, he realizes the true meaning of not having rights. Seeking escape, he falls in love with a Cherokee woman, under whose direction he learns to pass as white. But, he must find his voice, and the courage to stand up for his beliefs or else lose everyone he loves forever.
Possibilities
Price: Free! Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
State of Black SF authors have created a flash fiction anthology. Join artist Winston Blakely and authors L.M. Davis, Milton Davis, Margaret Fieland, Edward Austin Hall, Valjeanne Jeffers, Alan Jones, Alicia McCalla, Balogun Ojetade, Rasheedah Phillips, Wendy Raven McNair, and Nicole Sconiers as they endeavor to explore the possibilities of Black speculative fiction.
Graduation Day
Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
On the day of her college graduation, Kendall is still mourning the recent loss of a relationship gone bad. However, her roommate Ameenah and her cousin Reese come to her side to help her realize the benefits of being smart, attractive, and independent. Will Kendall be able to see that the end of her relationship could possibly mark the beginning of a new life as a single woman?
Big Trouble-An Evelyn Lee Emerson Novel
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(4.25 from 8 reviews)
Meet Evelyn Lee Emerson who along with her sisters head to Pigeon Forge,TN for a ladies only week to ski and have fun. What happens is totally different and most definitely unplanned. After encountering a cheating husband,Evelyn and her sisters quickly become immersed in chaos, sabotage and vandalism. Can Evelyn lead them out of their dire situation or will they succumb to BIG TROUBLE
Chance Encounters - Preludes to Love & Death
Series: CHANCE, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 25,200. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(4.17 from 12 reviews)
A broken and battered woman finds true love after years of mental and physical abuse at the hands of her psychotic ex. Dark secrets from the past threaten her new chance for happiness. Book Club 2.0
A Place Beside the King
Price: Free! Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
A young prostitute attempts to come to terms with the death of her son as she prepares to testify against the man who killed him, her pimp who is also the child's father. As the trial plays out in court, she will be forced to deal with both demons of her present and past.
The Dirt Eaters
Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » African American fiction » General
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Set in the 1960s of America's rural south, a young black woman is forced to reckon with her cultural eating disorder of eating dirt.
Rock Star Wedding
Series: Rockers of Storm Crow. Price: Free! Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
This is a short sequel to the best-selling novel, Rock Star.