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Lovely Lies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,450. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Delphine Publications. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Makynzee has spent all of her life being dependent on people who've always disappointed her, especially her abusive mother. Everyone lies to her - her sister, her uncle, even her beloved father.
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?
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.")
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.
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.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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?
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
Tell Them I Died
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Tell Them I Died is a romantic adventure that centers on the loves and lives of Angela and "Bodine" Beaudoin and their friends on the social networking site, Blaq-Kawfee.com. Every day they interact with friends all over the world on Blaq-Kawfee.com until Angela receives a phone call that A1QTEE, the owner/operator of Blaq-Kawfee died a month ago.
Split Image
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,300. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Delphine Publications. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Trapped in a snare, Julia Valentine is forced into playing the role of her identical twin sister Juliana to keep the vicious lies and secrets of Reginald Towers concealed. Afraid for her life and her family's safety she does what she is told, until she is able to find away to beat Reginald Towers at his own game.
What's Blood Got To Do With It?
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,780. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
What if? 22 year old Adanya Anniston is a successful, smart, and attractive assistant college instructor who simply adores her family.But, Adanya’s picture perfect, fairy tale life takes a devastating turn when discovers something so mind boggling that it crushes Adanya to the core.
Fit To Be Tied
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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.
Dirty Laundry
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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.
Real Muslim Wives Of Philly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,810. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(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.