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The Heart of a Woman: Poetry, Short Stories & Tekaisms by Tumika Patrice Cain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Sit back, relax and let the heartfelt words of The Heart of a Woman, touch you, heal you, encourage you, inspire you and celebrate your very real experience. Through right and wrong, good and bad, highs and lows, happiness and sadness, times of plentiful and times of lack, pleasure and pain, love and loss…these are the seasons of our lives. Between the pages of The Heart of a Woman, the author t
The Boy in the Oversized Coat [Early School Memories] by Michael Frimpon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,440. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Early School Memories, the first of a trilogy in The Boy in the Oversized Coat series is a journey into yesterday. The story captures the adventures of a modern day Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn. Nanka and Mensah were twinned together by their mutual disdain for school. The book evokes memories of primary school during the post-colonial era in Commonwealth nations like India, Nigeria and Ghana.
The Golden Teacup in the Attic by Gloria Finch
Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General
The adventure of Grandmother Pinkie, Louis, Jean, and the Golden Teacup will be a series of books. The first book is The Golden Teacup in The Attic. The trio and the Golden Teacup in the Attic are waiting to take you on an interesting trip throughout the fifty American States, and experience how they became their brother’s keeper.
It Ain't Over by LaCricia A'ngelle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,970. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Jacob S. Render has gone to great lengths and traveled far in hopes of starting a new life. Haunted by his past and those whom he left behind, Jacob devises a plan to return home and reclaim what is rightfully his. Always the chick on the side, Marie is fed up with the life she has led. Determined to make a change for the better, she makes tough decisions that will completely alter her life.
Rumble Strip - A Blackstone Valley Mystery Novelette by Lisa Shea
Price: Free! Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tricia Forney was exhausted. She'd put in a long night working at the Boston Law Library. All she wanted to do was get home, trudge up the snowy hill to her front door, feed the tiger barbs, and get some sleep. If she could just drive the few remaining miles ... Her eyes faded closed ... BRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR BRRR BRRR BRRR BRRRRRRRRR BRRRRRRRRR BRRRRRRRRR BRRR BRRR BRRR What was that??
When Hearts Cry by Tina Martin
Series: Mine By Default Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
With the sound of the gunshot still ringing in her ears, she's thrown into flashbacks of bad dreams and heartbreaking memories. At the same time, she comes to understand and realize a harsh reality: some people just can't be helped no matter how hard you try to help them. No matter how much time you devote to them. No matter how much you love them. And boy does she love him...
Ready Reference Treatise: Out of Africa by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
There is highly descriptive presentation of the African colonial life during the last decades of the British Empire. The author first wrote the book in English and then rewrote it in Danish language.
One Drop of Me by Harry Kraus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,620. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The accidental drowning of her young son shattered Lisa Griffin’s perfect life. She finds her own breath again as she writes the gripping narrative of slave Sally Hemings’ relationship with her white master and eventual president, Thomas Jefferson. As she gives Sally the voice she never had, Lisa finds her own way to freedom from an oppressive marriage to an older African American surgeon.
The New Pastor: Bethel Community Church Book 1 by Sherman Cox II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian, Fiction » Christian » General
When his roommate forced Elliot James to find a job, he applied for the secretarial position at Bethel Community Church. But, in a case of mistaken identity, the ranking church officer thought Elliot was the perfect candidate for the open pastoral position. Find out what happens when a novice minister finds himself in the driver’s seat of a church? Will the church find their perfect pastor?
Just Like Yesterday (Magnolia Sisters Book 4) by Brenda Barrett
Series: Magnolia Sisters. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,110. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Hazel Brown lost six months of memory, which includes the summer that she conceived her son. She has no idea who his father could be. She only knows that he looks like the Benedicts... Now that she has the means to fight to get her son from the Deckers, his adoptive family, she finds out that the handsome, single Curtis Decker is willing to share her son with her after all...
Ere's Secret by Firi Kamson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Silk Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance(4.00 from 1 review)
I have a secret. In three days, I'll be turning 40 and I'm in love for the first time. Decades ago, I sacrificed my life for the good of my family. But tragedy struck too close to home, reminding me of the brevity of life. Now I have a choice to make: continue living in the shadows or allow my true self to emerge.
The Last Princess of Saint-Domingue by Michelle St. Claire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,270. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » African American fiction » General
The Last Princess of Saint-Domingue The queen prays to the gods for her first and only girl child. The gods readily grant her wish conditioned upon the queen's payment of a great sacrificial price. Sadly, the queen pays this price after her daughter is captured by slave merchants. The queen's girl child, Bibi, continues on a journey of struggle and pain in the strange land of Saint-Domingue.
Sekadi's Koan by Geoffrey Thorne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by The Winterman Project. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » General
When Sekadi tries to redeem her honor after a defeat at the hands of a mysterious warrior, she learns sometimes the hardest battles to win take place inside the heart.
Quick Guide: Sonny's Blues by College Guide World
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
It is one of the earliest works of James Baldwin. The story has remained highly popular with academic circles and educational institutions. It is a favorite of college anthologists. It is said to be one of the most widely read short stories.
Maggie's Song by Marcia Ware
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Richard said all the right things. At first Maggie thought he was a small piece of heaven. There was nothing she wouldn’t do for him. Soon enough she discovered the truth. Maggie was sweet enough to love, but for Richard, Maggie was just a stepping stone to the rich and famous. As for Maggie, the only reason she held on was that nagging question: "If not Richard, then who on earth would want me?"
An Uninvited Guest by Augusta Trobaugh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The end of segregation made little difference in the daily lives of old Miss Minnie and her day-helper, Lula. But when a figment of Miss Minnie’s addled imagination threatens Lula's long-held job security, Lula uses the old, entrenched rules of segregation to dispel that figment -- with surprising results. A short story.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Land by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story revolves around the life of Paul-Edward Logan. He happens to be the son of a white man and a black woman. At the end of the main story, there are three entries in the book from Paul’s journal.
Facebook the New Look by Cornelia Gail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,260. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General
I gotta status dat got the ladies wet, "single." Right now it's all about Facebook but I must admit dat bitch Chassity, I should've left her ass in the message box. By the way let me introduce myself, my name is Lil Yungin, I am the king of dis here Facebook shit.
Juvey by Cornelia Gail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,960. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Juvey is based on three juvenile convicted felons. Each of them has their own life of fatal tragedies, some beyond their control. Juvey, Trigger and Gangster were all friends until Gangster dies and Trigger became treacherous. Trigger betrays the trust between Juvey and himself with an attempted robbery, not knowing he was being watched and monitored by the F.B.I.
A PatientMan's Journal-Volume One America's First Black Serial Killer by DWebwon
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 48,730. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Horror » Crime
The first is the story of Jebadiah James DunWoody, America's first black serial. The year was 1931, imprisoned for his crimes Jebadiah, the worlds first known Black mass murderer, agrees to give an interview to Marvin McNeely, a young naïve white reporter, telling his tale as only he can. Walking into the prison that day McNeely had no idea that his life would never be the same again.