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Fit To Be Tied
By Mildred Riley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by Parker Publishing. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Winthrop Hatcher and Mercita Mederios were once young and in love, but family obligations, duty and prejudice ripped them apart. The blue-blooded son of Rhode Island 'royalty' was forbidden to marry his African American sweetheart. Each went on to live their lives while enduring the painful memory of a great but unspeakable love.
Trois noire de Nouvelle Orleans
By Karen Celestan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,500. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
This novel traces the lives of three New Orleans women - CeCe, Sonya, Charlayne – all from disparate backgrounds and experiences, yet intertwined by culture and society. Their stories explore class and intra-racial conflict as the sights and sounds of Crescent City culture swirl around each one - uniting them and ripping them apart.
A Baker's Dozen: 13 Steps to Distraction
By J.L. Campbell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,230. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Friends. Sisters. Keepers of shocking secrets—three women whose lives intertwine in Distraction, the novel.
Dirty Laundry
By Yahrah St. John
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,150. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(4.00 from 1 review)
Where are all the good men at? Are they married, in jail or on the down low? LAYLA JAMES and her thirty-something girlfriends, CHANEL DOUGLASS, REESE MARTIN and SKYE CHANDLER ask themselves. Or maybe they are looking for love in all the wrong places? At times funny and sexy, at times tender and sad but always true-to-life, you’ll enjoy delving into the rich lives of these four women.
Change of Life
By Lillian Wade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Melanie steps down as CEO of the company she founded to spend more time enjoying life before she is “too old to enjoy it.” Almost immediately, she finds herself confronted with issues stemming from decisions she made 40 years ago. The strength and courage with which she faces these challenges provide insight into the way she honors herself and others.
Love's Onlookers
By Jenelle Jack Pierre
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,620. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
The lives of a diverse group of Caribbean Americans are explored. From the downward spiral of a once promising marriage, to a young teacher's struggle with a desire to quit his job and the need to help a dysfunctional high school student, to a career-oriented woman that travels back to her hometown with hopes of finding love. These are stories about ordinary people hoping for extraordinary lives.
Real Muslim Wives Of Philly
By Elle Muslimah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,810. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In the city of brotherly love you’ll find a growing Muslim population flourishing in society. The outside images of women draped in Islamic attire and men wearing distinguished garments and beards are common. This tale of fiction goes beyond the outside image.
Are Mirrors Cleaner in Paradise?
By judith falloon-reid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,930. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Anne Marie finds herself facing the challenges brought on by her own life choices. Her romantic weekend with long time lover takes many unexpected turns when she finds herself in the midst of a hurricane. But the turmoil is not only in the weather as Anne Marie rides an emotional roller-coaster that places her on a collision course with family & friends and her inner self.
Boomerang
By Lillian Wade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,240. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Mary Jo Danson learns that she is more resilient than she ever knew. After losing her mother, her husband and her job all in the span of 30 days, she receives an inheritance from an anonymous benefactor. As she works with her best friend, Melanie, and becomes part owner of a multi-million dollar company, she realizes she has become the woman she was meant to be.
What Happens in Vegas
By James Lewis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Adult
Take a trip to America's adult playground Las Vegas and peek inside the mind of a married man wrestling with the prospect of infidelity during a one-night layover.
Crimson Footprints
By Shewanda Pugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,460. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012 by Delphine Publications. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When an insecure, bi-racial woman begins a cloak-and-dagger love affair with a Japanese American man, she is intent on keeping her bigoted family in the dark albeit with devastating consequences.
Naked
By judith falloon-reid
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
A short story dedicated to the author's mother, who is here in body but not in mind. And to all those lives that have been changed by a family member living with Alzheimer’s or dementia.The story recounts a Mother's Day visit with her mother. The title represents the state of dementia patients. With so little memory left and dwindling abilities to care for themselves, they may as well be naked.
Here's a Hundred Dollars....Buy Yourself a Life!
By judith falloon-reid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,030. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Cecile had waited too many years for the man of her dreams. After wasting so many years on bad decisions and enduring physical abuse, she thought her struggles were finally over. It was time to live for herself. Or so she thought. Her past failures and deep seated insecurities followed her wherever she went.She digs deeper, fighting the urge to run away and hide from her life, her man and her God.
Best Woman for the Job
By Sharon C. Cooper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,240. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
When Toni Jenkins (TJ) shows up at Craig Logan's house to repair his plumbing issues, he thinks it’s a joke, but soon finds out the joke is on him. Not only is Toni the finest plumber he’s ever seen, but she’s good at what she does. Will Craig realize before it’s too late, that not only is she the best woman for the job, but she’s also the best woman for him?
The Amen Sisters
By Angela Benson
Series: Genesis House, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,510. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
The Amen Sisters, A Genesis House Novel. Would you believe a friend who told you she was pregnant with your pastor's child? Francine Amen doesn't and it leads to drastic consequences for both her and her friend. The Amen Sisters is a compassionate look at the lives that are forever changed when a pastor abuses his power with the women of his congregation.
Who Do I Run To Now?
By Anna Black
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,700. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Delphine Publications. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(5.00 from 1 review)
The sequel to Who Do I Run To?
His Other Life
By Michelle Larks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(4.00 from 1 review)
Leila Green is devasted when Anthony her husband of 20+ years passes away suddenly. Little does Leila know that her husband has been keeping secrets. And those secrets smack Leila in the face during Anthony's funeral service. But is Anthony the only one keeping secrets? Read and find out.
Embracing Myself Now (Christian fiction novel)
By Shawneda Marks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,970. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Dani, Jenessa, Dominique and Vivian are at crossroads in their life. These four women are about to discover it is hard to let go of what you wanted when you never expected what life has become.
The gods are Laughing
By chinedum Ify Obikili
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
The gods are laughing is a story about a child who was thrown into a forest and left to die, because he grew his first set of teeth from the wrong position. It was considered a Taboo. The child however was rescued and grew to become great,The same village which condemned him to death, now wants him back.
President Pro Tem
By Kelvin L. Reed
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,500. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A month after an election that will turn the country over to a new president, Carla Hamilton, the first African American woman to serve as vice president of the United States, receives startling news: The sitting president has died, so she will occupy the Oval Office for only six weeks. She soon discovers in Washington, D.C. a great deal can happen in six weeks.