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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.
Graduation Day
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Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(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?
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.
E'steem: Demons Anonymous
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Price: Free! Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Bad girl gone good! Good girl needs help! Approached by the handsome rogue demon Claudius, E'steem is asked to speak at Demons Anonymous, his support group for demons who have left Lucifer's Legion. But when Lucifer and D'lilah learn about her plans to speak to his demons about Christ they plan to crash the party and crucify Claudius. Can Hell's former harbinger save Claudius' soul from the wrath
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
Lucifer Travels-Book #1 in the suspense, mystery thriller
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Price: Free! Words: 45,730. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
A riveting tale of fate and faith as a whirlwind of events lands, 73 year old Louisiana native, Daniel freeman in a hospital bed; and then, in a confessional, telling his life story to a young local priest. As the priest and Daniel delve into his old trespasses, it becomes more apparent that the priest and Daniel’s life have been mysteriously connected by these exact events.
Off Camera Affair 1 (The Motor City Drama Series)
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Series: Motor City Drama, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 43,120. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Kai Lewis is a TV reporter with the inside scoop on Detroit’s juiciest corruption scandals. When she discovers something about her former flame, the station's lead news anchor, will it derail her engagement to a sexy, younger NBA player? Kai reports the news every day, but there is much more drama off the air, when it comes to her own life. This novel is a tale of fate, desire and the unexpected.
Second Chances And Other Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a collection of three short stories, narrated by college-going and college-educated young men and women, both gifted and flawed, hopeful and hopeless; and connected by one universal theme: love.
A Political Love Affair
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Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
When a Democrat, Medgar McKnight, meets a snippy Republican named Myah Bristol at Ronald Reagan National Airport, they both quickly learn the old saying—you can’t judge a book by its cover. Do opposites really attract? Will sparks fly for love—or will the sparks combust in the name of hate?
GOOD MONEY (FLASH FICTION)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
All money ain't good money... See why.
The Wind Sculpture
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Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It is the hottest day in the summer of 1965 in Jackson, Mississippi. The March on Washington and the words of Martin Luther King JR ring loud and clear in the town, yet crowds have congregated around the town square with only hatred on their minds. One boy remains rooted by the town centre determined to honour the memory of his father, undeterred by the swelling crowd determined to silence him.
Lady Bug
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Price: Free! Words: 22,090. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The Bug Lady is coming to get ya! In 1985, every street in Los Angeles had a witch house. The house that no one visits. The house where unspeakable horrors are committed.12 year old Latoya and her 7 year old brother Ronald are forced to fight the creature that hides under the bed that they were told never existed. But it does. And its very...very evil.
My Dream Wedding Ruined
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Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(2.25 from 4 reviews)
My Dream Wedding Ruined is a flash fiction piece. Sonia is marrying the man of her dreams, Jacob, but he is hiding a terrible secret.
Dishonorably Discharged: A Love Story
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Price: Free! Words: 30,210. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
(3.00 from 1 review)
Kate Rowland is the happily married wife of a US Marine. Unlike the stereotype of a military wife she leads a professional life independent of her husband's career. Everything is going well until the fateful night that will change their lives forever. Justin, plagued with an undiagnosed case of post traumatic stress disorder, brutally assaults Kate. How could a once mild-mannered nice guy?
Think Like a Hustler
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Price: Free! Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
What would you do to survive? On the streets, the answer to that question is anything. Kevin Richards, a young day to day hustler in the streets of Baltimore must do any and every thing to make sure he eats. The world of hustling is unforgiving, and one small slip could cost him everything. If hustling wasn't the worst of his worries Kevin has a small child at home in dire need of an operation.
A place called Serenity
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Price: Free! Words: 57,510. Language: American English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(3.00 from 1 review)
A gripping tale of a teenage girl named Katrina who is in search of a place where one is at peace with the world, who they are and those around them. A sad tale of loss, friendship, love, dreams and ambitions in the quest to find that place called serenity.
Easy Money: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
"Wryly done with a sardonic hand, Pamela Samuels Young's Easy Money reminds us that greed can blind the best and worst of us to our own foibles." – Gary Phillips, author of Monkology Two crooked lawyers who’ve stumbled upon a simple way to make some quick cash, soon find that the easy money, comes at a price.
The Setup: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
When a star running back is gunned down by a cop with a questionable history, the city of L.A. is on the verge of a racial explosion. Enter a lawyer who comes to the cop's defense . . . but a desire for justice has nothing to do with it.
Kingpin Wifeys
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Price: Free! Words: 201,840. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Lani, Starr and Jada are girlfriends to some of Atlanta's biggest drug dealers but they are friends. Proceeds from drug dealing allow them to live a fabulous lifestyle. But all is not great in the land of milk and honey.
Agape (AH-GAH-PEY):Chapter One ~ The Triangle
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Series: AGAPE: The Triangle, The Inner Circle, The Cross, Book One. Price: Free! Words: 79,180. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
(4.00 from 1 review)
A compelling story of love. The characters of this story portray dimensions of love that every reader has experienced at one time during their lives. You will empathize with every character as this story gives you a feeling of connection. AGAPE-Chapter One: The Triangle taps at the center of the heart where it means to have unconditional love.