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In The Cut
Price: Free! Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
After Manus is released from prison, he soon discovers that he has a seven-year-old son. While struggling to get his feet planted deep in the dope game, he becomes attached to the little boy. Being affiliated with other hustlers and robbers eventually jeopardizes his life as well as the child's.
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.
They're Calling for You
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Razorline Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
Henry and Carol couldn't be more different. He's a scientist; she's a hippy poet. But a chance combination between the two results in the whole world instinctually knowing who they are. As they race for shelter, the implications of what has happened becomes violently apparent.
The Case of the Death Dealer
Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Alexander Steele meets with his friends for help in the Case of the Death Dealer. Time is running out for Steele to prevent the shipment of fast killing drugs from hitting the streets of Philly.
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.
7 Days (The Victor Sexton Series) (CatEye)
Series: Victor Sexton, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,560. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010 by Lady Leo Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
After sixteen years of military service to his country, Lieutenant Colonel Victor Sexton of thr Army Criminal Invetsigation Division (CID) is looking forward to retiring in seven days, but when an army nurse is found murdered in the officer's quarters, time is against him to find the killer.
Murder From the Grave
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,360. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2009 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Set in San Francisco, it is the story of Deuteronomy Saint Claire, a brilliant Berkeley professor-turned-police detective, pitted against a prolific serial killer whose perverse ambition is to carry out seven murders after he is already dead.
Black Honey: Queen Keyshia's Marijuana Ville
Price: Free! Words: 40,090. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The year is 2056, and the planet earth has become the leader in the fashion and entertainment universe. Whatever earth did, the rest of the galaxy followed. The trend sweeping the galaxy was called core essence enhancement. This made it possible for the average person to actually become their favorite pop star! A wonderful invention, but what happens when people use their CE's to commit crimes?
The Adventures of Fortune McCall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,250. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
From Sovereign City roars yet another Hero! Derrick Ferguson's THE ADVENTURES OF FORTUNE MCCALL brings a seafaring gambling ship owner and adventurer to the shores of Sovereign and flings him and his circle of companions feet first into Murder, Mystery, and Madness! Four stories of Fortune and his team are featured here, all penned by Ferguson, the man behind Fortune McCall!
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. While there, he'll be briefed on their latest plan for his district. Unfortunately, there's a part of this dastardly plan, involving him, that he's not aware of. And it's this part, that will change his life forever.
Fallen (Fallen Invasion Series Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
A Short Story- Alien Contact Marli just moved to the country from Dallas, Texas to work as an ecologist. One night, she tries to enjoy the fresh country air before getting ready to go to sleep. To her surprise, something falls out of the sky, initiating her first alien contact. (1st part of Fallen Invasion Series)
Blackout
Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Novel. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,030. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Alexander Steele is a retired African American private detective turned night club owner living in Philadelphia. Hoping to put the detective life behind him and move on with his longtime girlfriend Shakia. When Alex's friend brings him an encrypted travel drive with info on the blackout that was created 3 months before the recent Canadian blackout; Alex finds himself drawn into a madman's game.
Check Mate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,750. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
LIFE IS LIKE CHESS. MAKE YOUR MOVES WITH CAUTION. North State University has just hired their newest professor, Dionne Harper. She and her unemployed husband move south to the small town. COMPLICATIONS ABOUND They quickly find out, things aren't always what they seem to be. Dionne is forced to decide who to trust. Her colleagues - or her husband? CHOOSE WRONG & THE RESULTS COULD BE DEADLY
The Case of the Deadly Ring: An Alexander Steele Investigation
Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Street savvy, private investigator Alexander Steele wants to put his P.I days behind him. Steele wants to focus on running his exclusive night spot called Inner Sanctum. Over the years his grit, tenacity and eye for detail has kept him at the top of his game. The Philly detective has solved dangerous cases from Montreal to Mexico but a new challenge is on the horizon.
The Bar
Series: The Birthright, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
With Dawna’s court date against the sex traffickers approaching, her younger sister, Emily, has a chip on her shoulder as high as Mt. Rose. When Dawna moved to Reno, she left Emily all alone to face the gossip of their small hometown. Suddenly Emily is thrust into a bigger problem when she finds Loyalton’s most popular cheerleader on the floor of the school bathroom semi-conscious.
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.
The Legacy of Death: An Alexander Steele Investigation
Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Alexander Steele and the Legacy of Death Steele gets drawn into a 20 year old cold case when he buys the abandon building next door to his private club. When gold coins connected to a double murder from two decades ago begin to surface the body count also rises. Legacy of Death is the 3rd short story in the Alexander Steele Death Series.
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...
Caged
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 108,120. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Written by a best selling and award winning writer, this novel involves the animal rights movement, break-ins of major research institutions by the animal liberation front, one of the FBI’s special task forces that investigates domestic terrorism, a murder and its mystery, an animal psychic and a tragic suicide. It rips, from the beginning to its satisfying, very! surprise ending.
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?