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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 · 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.
The Suddenly Single Series: Barely Holding On
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Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Everything Raven knew about her life with Schayne changed in an instant. One moment her strong, handsome husband was doing what he loved and the next moment Schayne was reduced to a shell of his former self. Schayne’s very life hangs in the balance and he is barely holding on. Will Raven make the right decision or will her love for Schayne cloud her judgment?
Tears Fall at Night
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,470. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
(4.00 from 1 review)
Life was good, God was blessing and the Marshall family was riding high, until Carmella Marshall’s husband, Nelson asks for a divorce and then moves in with his girlfriend—who also happens to be her twenty-three-year-old daughter’s best friend—her son gets arrested, her daughter drops out of college, the bills go unpaid, and then Carmella has a nervous breakdown.
No Ordinary Love (G Street Chronicles Presents The Love, Lies & Lust Series)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,080. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013 by G Street Chronicles. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(3.00 from 1 review)
In the 5th installment of The Love, Lies & Lust Series, Octavia and Damon are back and more in love than ever. Now their lives can return to normal. However, trouble always seems to surface when it's least expected. As the drama unfolds, Octavia and Damon are reminded that life is far from a fairy tale and very few people get their own happily ever after.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Bluest Eye
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 68 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 89. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Bluest Eye” by Nobel Prize winning American author Toni Morrison was first published in 1970. While writing this novel, Toni Morrison was teaching at Howard University and raising her two sons on her own.