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Homely Girl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
A love to last a lifetime? The odd couple: April and Taj were opposites in so many ways. He was the cute, athletic, boy genius on campus that everybody wanted to be friends with. She was the overweight, shy and withdrawn girl who the bullies teased mercilessly. As friendship turns into something more, do April and Taj have a love that can last a lifetime?
Unholy Matrimony (Three Rivers Series- Book 3)
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Series: Three Rivers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,260. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
The problem: Phoebe was poor and unhappy with her lot. The solution: Marry a rich man and she would be happy. It should be simple, except that her rich suitor, Ezekiel Hoppings, was ugly and her poor suitor, Charles Black, was handsome. But the more she got to know them both, the more Phoebe realized that some solutions were not as simple as they first appear.
Let the Church Say
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,390. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Sinclair Livingston was as nervous as any blushing bride could be. She’d wished for this day for so long; having dreamed about it since she was a little girl. All Sinclair needed to do now was walk down the aisle to meet her future husband and pray her lover and best friend wouldn’t blow it for her…
Colorblind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,130. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(5.00 from 1 review)
Patience was raised by her African-American mother and Caucasian father to be open-minded. At twenty-two years of age, she dates white AND black men. However, Patience is saddened by the prejudice she encounters. Accused of "acting white" by the black community and being "too black" for the whites, she is torn. Should she identify with only one race or can she embrace both? Will she find love?
What My Sister Didn't Know (G Street Chronicles Presents)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,270. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by G Street Chronicles. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Saphire's husband, Clay Matthews, worships the ground she walks on. No matter how hard she tries to love him, her heart yearns for another. Gade, Saphire's younger sister, married the man of her dreams, Lamonte Singletary. After the birth of their son, life was picture perfect, until Joe Burrels returns with a haunting secret. Now the bond of sisterhood could be destroyed forever.
Duchess
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Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Duchess is the belle of the south. Raised with power and influence, Duchess finds herself alone for the first time. But Duchess refuses to wallow in self pity. She learns to enjoy her new-found freedom and finds a few younger men to make the journey interesting. Is Duchess a cougar on the prowl or will the young Cole tame her fleeting heart?
Voodoo Dreams: A Novel of Marie Laveau
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,760. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
New Orleans in the mid-nineteenth century: a city pulsing with an undercurrent of secret power. The source of this power is the voodoo religion, and its queen is Marie Laveau, the notorious voodooienne, worshipped and feared by blacks and whites alike. A mesmerizing combination of history, oral tradition, and storytelling, Voodoo Dreams reimagines the woman behind an enduring American legend.
Sin and Redemption
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Coi is young with a promising future. One night the unspeakable happens and Coi goes from sweet and innocent to bitter and angry. With the help of friends and family, will Coi be able to forgive her past and move toward redemption, or will she fold under the pressure?
Dangerously
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Series: Banks Family Saga, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Just when things were looking up for Christian Johnson-Banks, a tragedy occurs, driving her to the brink of insanity. Faced with thoughts of not only ending her marriage to Kory Banks, but also ending her life, Christian desperately attempts to regain some normalcy and recapture the happiness she once knew and loved. Is it within her reach or beyond her grasp? Marcella Japs, the perfect wife with
Scared of Lonely
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,450. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013 by Delphine Publications. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(5.00 from 1 review)
When nineteen year old Sharise Watkins becomes involved in a relationship with her brother, she finds herself being tormented by a mortal sin mentally, sexually, and emotionally.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Poisonwood Bible
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 88 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 110. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
First of all, the title “The Poisonwood Bible” draws the attention of the readers. It is not only appropriate but also indispensable.
Scent of Deceit (G Street Chronicles Presents)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by G Street Chronicles. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Selena Nichols, owner of a posh salon in Philadelphia has the picture perfect life. Her friends are limited to her sister and her fiancée. That all changes drastically after a surprise visit from a mysterious woman. When Selena's good girl facade catches up with her, will she survive and play the hand that has been dealt, or will she succumb to the evils associated with deception?
Keys to My Heart
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Keys is a young lady who migrated to the United States from Kingston, Jamaica, along with her mother, sister and brother back in early 1960s. For the first time, Keys has experienced what love is all about. She embarks upon relationships with two men, causing her heart, mind and body to be in a state of confusion. Journey with Keys as she fights for her place in this new life.
Cookie Too Lyric's Song
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,360. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013 by Delphine Publications. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
This coming-of-age tale depicts the life of Lyric James, who grew up in a suburb division of Fort Worth, one of the fastest-growing inner cities in Texas. To her peers, she was considered ugly, the outcast, and oftentimes shut out of the cliques, but when entering high school, after dating a popular football player, her life takes an unsuspecting turn.
Love for the Joneses
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,670. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Four successful African-American siblings in Los Angeles search for answers to their relationship dilemmas in this contemporary novel that implores romance, humor, and wit to create an exciting exploration of love in the city. (As a point of reference, this book is multi-character focused in the vein of "Soul Food" and "Waiting to Exhale.")
A Little Sumthin' Sumthin'
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,220. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013 by NCM Publishing. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Fatimah is forced to finally take charge of her life. And more than a few people aren't going to like the "new and improved" Fatimah!
Scattered Pieces
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,150. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
A need for rest leads to an accidental overdose as Janet Robinson gives in to the stress of a broken marriage and nowhere to turn. Confronted with the fear of losing her children to her manipulative husband, the need to rebuild her self-esteem and character become her goal.
Laneesha
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 50. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
A black girl suffering religious visions tries to reconcile her attraction to a white boy with her family and her heritage. A contemporary fantasy short story.
Their Darkest Hour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,280. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Desiree gets all wrapped up in outside activities, hoping to boost her sagging self-esteem by being impressive at work. In the meantime, she and Malik pass each other in the hallway, occasionally eat at the same table and sleep in separate beds. The intimacy is no longer there. Can they rebuild what was lost? What will happen in their darkest hour?
It's Not Worth It
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
This is not your ordinary romance novel. It's a story about passion, desire and lies based on situations we can all relate to. Thirty-one year old Felicia is tired of the single life.