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She was a Friend of Mine
Price: Free! Words: 69,650. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Delphine Publications. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In part two of She Was a Friend of Mine, three years have passed since the disappearance of her brother and the mysterious fire, which took her family. By happenstance, Shi meets T-money, who walks her right into the center of the Bay area’s drug game.
Chogan Finds His Mate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Chogan is a man who enjoyed his freedom until while in bear from got caught in a trap on Kimi's property. Kimi who only just came back to her family home was surprised to find a naked man in her blackberry patch. They weren't prepared for what happens in their life next.
The Profit
You set the price! Words: 43,700. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Ariel wants to be a megastar. But as her career begins to soar, Ariel realizes that the price of fame is not money. Can Ariel stay at the top or will she realize that she really can't afford stardom after all?
Literature Help: Seize the Day
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The book was written in 1950s which was a kind of formative period during which the middle class in the United States was being created.
Unbreakable Bonds Part 1: Introduction to
Price: Free! Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
When eighteen year old Torian Brooks left her small town to join the Air Force, she'd only hoped to escape the dark shadowing clouds of her mother’s damning prophecy and her father’s criminal legacy. On her journey, she found herself aligned with three other girls, Kimberly Christie, Raquel Richard, and Sabrena Benton, all fresh winged themselves navigating the same blue skies. As their journey
"Native Son" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
“Native Son” by Richard Wright was first published in 1940. It was originally the title of Nelson Algren’s first novel, “Somebody in Boots.” The story of that novel was based on a piece of doggerel about the first Texan.
Daddy Dearest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,060. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » General
After Carl "Hammer" Bobbit was sentenced to fifteen years in prison, he became obsessed with his daughter, Cataya.Through his best friend, Ron, he controls every aspect of her life. He regulates where she goes, what she watches on T.V and who she hangs with. He knows that Cataya hates him, but his fatherly instincts won't allow him to lighten up, or confess to his guilt.
Fate's Destiny
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,440. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
A man with no faith; a woman with a callous view of the world; a boy who desperately needs to be loved. Each of them—Winston, Ann, and Sheldon—must face a challenge. They must dig deep within themselves to face their greatest fears as they stand trial for the sins of humanity. No courtroom, no jury, and only one chance to get it right. If only they knew they were on trial to begin with…
Overcoming the Odds: From War on the Streets in Louisiana to War on Terrorism in Iraq, How I Successfully Overcame the Odds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Overcoming the Odds" details the miraculous account of a boy who became more than anyone ever thought possible. From the rough streets of Louisiana to the war on terrorism in Iraq, the book realistically portrays the remarkable tale of dedication, discipline, determination that it took Dr. Antonio Webb to rise above his austere beginnings to achieve his goal of becoming a physician and surgeon.
Belly of the Beast
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Mack Trimble. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
According to the author, Knowledge, prison has three classes of occupants: regular inmates, convicts and the elite few. And the latter are the ones that are the shakers and movers that make things happen. This first story, that is now within your hand, is one that is within the “good” category. And the principal character is one of the “elite few.”
FatherHoodlum: Chronicles of a Prison Dad
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,510. Language: American English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
FatherHoodlum brings the reader through a journey down the corridors of street life and then uplifts the reader with restored hope and faith in one man's determination and commitment to overcome his past and become a positive and outstanding role model and guide for his son. This story has a spirit that the reader can feel. This story transcends the literal environment and setting into a connect
Raggedy Ann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,810. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Annie Mitchell was born behind a dumpster, the offspring of a crack head mother and a small time pimp. She was left to die on a cold December night, but God--or the devil--had other plans for her.
The Once and Future Thug
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short story about a teen and how he became the leader of his gang.
Almost Doesn't Count
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014 by Claire Aldin Publications, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Doris refuses to allow the hard work that she has done in turning a young man's life around go to waste. With fierce determination, Doris assumes the responsibility for ensuring that Lorenzo’s infant son, Zelman, does not succumb to the pressures of urban life. Doris becomes adamant that giving up is no longer an option and almost doesn’t count.
Why I Started Smokin' Cigarettes (or what happened th' night Daddy went to Hooter's to git some chicken wings)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Shaniqua Jones smokes like the proverbial smokestack, and was asked by a friend when and why she began smoking. This is her explanation.
Literature Companion: Monster
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 101 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 286. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
It is said that Dean Myers had a very troubled young age. Even as a young man, he struggled with his speech and it hindered him from expressing himself openly and completely.
SALAAM AMERICA! by Dr. C. Drago
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,190. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In America, the young passionately loved wealth, honor and power. Money is power for Richie. Martial arts are the only goal of life for Rambo. Floating in her dream world, Roma thought only of romance. Uncle Monk preached non-involvement.
Country Roads. The Internal Life of a Mannish Rascal
Price: $9.75 USD. Words: 79,540. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Country Roads is the story of an adventurous Black boy in the rural American South of the Nineteen Forties.
Achilla The Strong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,870. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Achilla Johnson finally meets her estranged father, Brendan Johnson, everything changes; especially her. Achilla The Strong is the first novel of The Nephilim Chronicles written by G. Miller. It is a story about a father's dedication, a daughter's trust, and their will to fight for each other with all of their grit and determination.
Affiliated
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,150. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Cosby Media Productions. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
14 year-old Tajalik Stokes is a member of the 17th Street Serpents, a murderous gang in Chicago. After losing his brother to gang violence, Tajalik becomes defiant and violent in his own right.