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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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
Silver Lining
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
“Silver Lining” is the last novella in the Girlfriends trilogy. While delving into her genealogy, Amanda finds proof that her great- grandfather inherited 1000 acres of land over a hundred years ago and lends credence to the stories that had been passed down in her family for generations.
Twisted Sister III: After the Twist
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,400. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In "Twisted Sister", Trent showed his true colors; brutalizing Holly and leaving her with a promise that he would return if necessary. In "Twisted Sister II: Twisted's Revenge", Trent was dealt a dastardly blow but at whose hands? In the finale, "Twisted Sister III: After the Twist, all questions are answered; leaving no stone unturned.
Amazed by her Grace, Book III
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 92,200. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(4.00 from 1 review)
For any teacher who’s ever had a student pet comes the story of Grace, the admired P.E. teacher and coach whose wall of fascinating aloofness and privacy begins to fall when she meets the shy, disarming, gifted student athlete Tracy. What the beautiful Miss Grace doesn't want Tracy to find out is that not everything that glitters in Grace's life is gold.
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
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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.
No More Expectations
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,120. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Once upon a time, Brianya Johnson was all about getting to "I do" by any means necessary. That was 206 pounds ago. Armed with a new body and a new attitude, Brianya's called off the "no dating" strike and she's back on the market! Not just one man, but four, vy for her affection, including her ex, who dumped her like yesterday's trash! Besides the ex, one of the men is anything but suitable.
Bride's Maids (A Friendship To Last A Lifetime)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,440. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Is there truly a girl friend code? You know a friend would never date another friend’s ex-boyfriend. Or is it just a woman’s way of making sure that her friend doesn’t date her ex, even when they fall in love? Does your friendship end if your friend finds love with your ex? Would you be able to give them your blessings and continue to have him in your life?
Twisted Sister
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,290. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Synopsis for Twisted Sister Twisted Sister is a mind-bending tale of love, cruelty, friendship, and revenge. The story opens with Holly and Blythe – two African American twenty-some things that are on the way to the top of a prestigious financial management firm. While Blythe is “lucky in love,” Holly is a self-imposed single that is focused on solidifying her career, not on finding Mr. Right.
Woman at the Top of the Stairs
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,770. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Domestic violence is an unfortunate part of many relationships today. Every year more than 1.5 million women are made victims of this relational epidemic. Has domestic violence become so commonplace that it is no longer considered a problem? Have we grown so accustomed to seeing and hearing about it that we not only turn a blind eye but a deaf ear as well? Meet Gina. She is the woman at the top of