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FeMALE TRAITS The Trilogy
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Series: FeMALE TRAITS "The Trilogy". Price: Free! Words: 44,520. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
the story of sexy, smart and very married Grace Trufant and her playa lifestyle. She is married but somehow she requires more attention than her upstanding man can offer. She plays hard; in fact she is a playa in her own right. This is the tale of Grace’s extra love affairs and her lessons learned.
Matika and the River Lion
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Price: Free! Words: 93,290. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Matika, a young daughter of an affluent and prominent military general, is abandoned by her mother and separated from her siblings during the Lords Liberation Army’s raid. She escapes into the menacing jungles under the pursuit of a crazed colonel, who becomes obsessed with her emerging womanly beauty. Will Matika rise above the shadows of obsession, conspiracy, and bloodshed…
A Place Beside the King
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Price: Free! Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 2 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.
Talking To Henry
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(5.00 from 1 review)
Henry wants to "move on" with his life."Moving on" for Henry means divorce.His abrupt departure creates a challenge for his ex wife.She wants to talk. He refuses to listen. She believes the only way to have the kind of closure she needs is to talk to Henry whether he wants to listen or not.Her solution brings new meaning to the term "talk" therapy.
They're Calling for You
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Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Razorline Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Henry and Carol couldn't be more different. He's a scientist; she's a hippy poet. But a chance combination between the two results in the whole world instinctually knowing who they are. As they race for shelter, the implications of what has happened becomes violently apparent.
Someone Else, Somewhere Else
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Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Twin sisters. Stepdaughters. Neighbors. In this short fiction, the lives of the twins are forever changed when their mother remarries and they move next door to a family unlike their own. Could their lives have been different with a flip of a coin? Someone Else, Somewhere Else can be found in the collection Love's Onlookers.
Church Boyz 1 (Rod of the Wicked)
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Series: Church Boyz, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 73,010. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Four men, four lives that intertwine with each other, shows that the righteous are not perfect, and at times, are tempted to forsake the ways of God. As each of these men battle to regain their focus, they will come to realize that the consequences of their sins are far greater than they’d anticipated – just one stupid mistake could produce a lifetime of hell!
Martine
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Price: Free! Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Martine Carter has the perfect life. She is a Junior Professor in the Foreign Language Dept. of a community college. She has a loving husband and two daughters who are a handful but the loves of her life, but Martine has a secret. A secret from her past has come looking for her and she now has to figure out how to make him a part of her life.
Hollywood Heels - Welcome to Fake City - Flash Fiction
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Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Will Lalah Valentine ever become the actress she is dreaming of being and kiss her Hollywood crush George Clooney . This is a witty and funny flash fiction insight to the lives of those in the Hollywood entertainment industry.
Amazed by her Grace, Book II
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Price: Free! Words: 117,440. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
For anyone who’s ever had a crush on a teacher comes the story of Tracy, a shy and abused teen from the projects who suddenly finds herself in a posh private school, and Grace, the revered and aloof coach who offers the girl a chance to join the school's inner circle of privileged athletes. What Tracy doesn't know about the beautiful Miss Grace is that not everything that glitters is gold.
Cherry Blossoms and The Delta Cotton - written by Jimi Massey and Marty Denton
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Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
(5.00 from 1 review)
this poem is about the Japanese American internment camp in Rhower, Arkansas during WWII. It is about the innocense of youth that helps the healing bridge of differing opinion.
Commencement
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Price: Free! Words: 191,550. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013 by Shawn James. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Allen Sharpe thought he had it all. As a graduate of one of the nation's most prestigious Ivy League Universities, Allen believed he was poised for a six-figure position as a financial consultant and "the good life". In Allen's world, nothing else could be more important. However, after experiencing a major detour on his road to success,
Cover-up
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Price: Free! Words: 75,380. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fresh out of college, Kennedy dreams of becoming a TV news reporter. After a few disastrous interviews, she gets a makeover to exchange her sporty style for a glam, ready-to-be-on-cam look. On her journey, she begins working for an up-and-coming beauty company. Her new look gets her new friends, a new guy, and a new job, but when things fall apart, she wonders if all the magic is in the makeup.
Honor Never Fades
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Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
1966 - The Vietnam War seems to be landing in the living rooms of America. Christopher comes home from school to tell his family of his decision--to enlist in the U.S. Army. This story tells of how one family had to adjust to the decision, and deal with the consequences of war. Story included in a larger book entitled The Creek: Where Stories of the Past Come Alive
Weathered Bird: A Jazz Age Novelette (House of Black Flowers Short)
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Price: Free! Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1926, single mother Birdy Whitaker thought her life revolved around her bootlegging boyfriend, Sidney Allen. Sidney, a "high yellow" gangster with a penchant for passing as white, leaves Birdy alone too often as he builds a career in the moonshine business. Lonely and heartbroken, Birdy must decide what she wants more in life; being Sidney's wife or seeking her own happiness.
Your Steps Are Ordered
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Price: Free! Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sarah has several strikes against her due to no fault of her own. Desperately trying to hang onto her sanity, Sarah wants nothing more than to be a good wife and mother. However, slowly unraveling and feeling that her life has no real purpose; Sarah suddenly finds herself hundreds of miles away on the Las Vegas strip. Will Sarah ever find her way back home?
The Black Don Part 1
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Price: Free! Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 1 review)
When you step out of the shadows, be ready for the brightness -- Donald Marshall. Can Donald "Donny Mega" Marshall step out of his grandfathers shadow and lead the Marshall Crime Family to supremacy?
Hot Summer
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Price: Free! Words: 81,170. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
After her first embarrassing encounter Summer Jones vows to stay away from suave record producer, Lance Munroe. But then she ends up working for the man. Her quick temper and sharp tongue keep landing her in hot water with him but no matter how hard she tries she can't deny her growing attraction for him. Then they go on a business trip to Jamaica - and her world is turned upside down.
Rabbi Soul
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You set the price! Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
(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.
Possibilities
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Price: Free! Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(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.