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Under Covers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,340. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Naomi is days away from marrying the man of her dreams when she must face the man of her nightmares. But even though it is an encounter she would like to avoid, the clock is ticking and she is running out of other options. Jordan knows there are layers to his future wife that he has yet to uncover. But when he starts peeling them back will their love withstand all he discovers?
Gypsy in the Moonlight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
This work of historical noir fiction is set on the island of Trinidad during World War II. As stealthy Nazi U-boats try to reach the ports of Latin America, Trinidad becomes a vital outpost in the British and American effort to head them off. But as the days grow hotter and the nights grow longer lying in wait for those Nazi ships, restlessness turns to mischief, and mischief turns to murder.
Quickness
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Brent Grimes has risen through the ranks of his fraternity to become Mayor of Newark, New Jersey. Shortly afterwards, he's summoned to his frat's headquarters in Chicago, where he'll be briefed on their latest plan for his district. But what Brent doesn't know is his frat's course of action in Newark, will change his life forever.
Tales of Fortune: For Violent Fires That Soon Burn Out
Price: Free! Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Fortune McCall is asked to look into possible arsons of tenement buildings in the worst part of Sovereign City, Fortune gives the duty to his cousin Tracy Scott. As brick and steel burn around her, Tracy confronts corruption, deceit, and a madness most heated.
Origins of an African Elemental
Series: African Elementals, 1-3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,050. Language: American English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
This prequel boxed set is the first, second and third episode of the African Elementals series. Mawu, Iniko, and Shania grow into their strength as mothers and warriors. These women wield the elements and war swords to save this universe from an ancient evil.
Rocket Crockett and the Shanghai She-Devil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Dusky derring-doer and Korean War jet jockey Lt. Rufus "Rocket" Crockett has thwarted a plot to flood America with a new species of heroin. But he has offended a terrifying, irresistible enemy: the Shanghai She-Devil. Her recompense? His flesh, his very soul.
The Lucky Cat - Black Cat Vol. 1 - A Salem Massachusetts Mini Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Kathy Taylor had weathered eight rough years as a black female police officer in Boston - but enough was enough. She turned in her badge, moved up north, and set up shop as a private investigator in historic Salem, Massachusetts. Now she's surrounded by wiccans and herbalists, by crystal shops and psychic pizza-deliverymen. And her first client has just stepped in the door.
Pennant Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2014 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
A mystery novel about the breaking of the color line in major league baseball in the mid-forties...
How To Be Black Only On Weekends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,290. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
How To Be Black Only On Weekends is a funny, engaging and suspenseful novel that captures the underbelly of life for several successful black families that made it "from the hood". This book is an exciting, fast paced journey that is spiced with ethnic humor which will often make you laugh out loud. Great for all audiences. Guaranteed to keep you on the edge of your seat.
Alexander Steele Murder Mystery Trilogy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,610. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Death Dealer, Deadly Ring and Legacy of Death are the first three short stories featuring fictional character Alexander Steele. The setting for this trilogy is Philadelphia, Atlantic City and the surrounding areas. Steele's attempts to retire and run his private nightclub in peace have not gone according to plan. Case after case seems to land on his doorstep.
Recurrence Plot (and Other Time Travel Tales)
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 46,670. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
The interweaving, experimental short tales in Recurrence Plot (and Other Time Travel Tales) present characters whose experiences challenge the notion that time flows in only one direction. If you want to understand what is happening at any given point in time, you cannot only look to the past for clues. You must consider the future.
Signs Follow on the Chesapeake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,700. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Thesaurus Ink. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In the backwaters of the Chesapeake Bay, Bill Grogan uncovers a world of voodoo and snake handlers as he tries to solve the ongoing murders of a Death Row inmate’s family and prove his innocence.
Lucifer Travels-Book #1 in the suspense, mystery thriller
Price: Free! Words: 45,730. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: 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.
Dillon and The Last Rail To Khusra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,770. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Dillon gets caught up in the revolution of a North African country he had no idea it would lead to him being hired as the bodyguard of Princess Salena and taking THE LAST RAIL TO KHUSRA on an adventure full of danger, thrills and treachery!
Night Shift
Price: Free! Words: 23,590. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
The Prime Minister of Israeli is the victim of a failed assignation attempt during a fund raising event in Los Angeles. He’s wounded and immediately flown to a medical center in San Francisco. This facility is a Safe House for International dignitaries funded by U.S. Government. The Prime Minister is isolated on the sixth floor of the hospital. The floor is sealed off to hospital personnel
Cross-Eyed: Part One
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,530. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Can Lexi Delarosa protect Russell Cross and her heart?
My Pastor Didn't Do It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,480. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
When the sexy Anemone Allon’s body turns up in her basement dead, the only evidence recovered from the scene is Pastor Tony Hook’s DNA, and all he can offer for an alibi is that he was alone in his study, praying for Anemone’s soul. And his own. Sgt. Chris Sears identifies him as her prime suspect and Pastor launches his own investigation, embarking on a hilarious journey to find the real killer.
Salt Spring Island Murders
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 60,720. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Pouge Monbeton is asked to solve the murder of one colored male. He discovers that the solution to this murder lies in two previous murders on this small island off od Vancouver Island. His ramblings about the island, at the request of the widow, reveal some interesting insights into who the murderer or murderers are. We are left to decipher the facts after an expose to the community is made.
The Blood Line: Behind The Shield
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,770. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013 by KingDominion Publishers, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Special Agent-in-Charge Krishon Watts and her team of special agents at the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Detroit Field Office are on edge after various attacks on the New York Stock Exchange is tracked back to the City of Detroit. It is up to them to stop the mastermind known only as 'The Voice' before it's too late...
Storm Warning (Crime Fiction)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The Caribbean is not just sun, sand and smiling natives bearing coconuts full of fruity drinks! Far from it! Set on the imaginary island of St. Crescens, the five stories in this collection of short crime fiction will take you deep into the heart of an island society where poverty, corruption, greed and sex form a potent and explosive brew.