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Hostile Takeover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,770. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Mike Black returns to his past. Years before he was the boss of his family, and long before he met his loving wife, Cassandra AKA Shy, Mike Black was an enforcer for drug kingpin André Harmon. In the story that you only thought you knew, young Mike Black takes over the gambling, number running and prostitution rackets. Violently if necessary!
A Thug's Life Revisited
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,570. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
When the system you've sworn to serve and protect marks you for death; Jamal and D-Ball have no choice but to fight just as dirty as their brothers in blue are fighting if they wish to make it through the next 24 hrs.
Scarlett Heart (The Scarletts: Book 7)
Series: The Scarletts. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,750. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Since his heart operation Noah Scarlett, was convinced that he had inherited some of his donor's tastes, especially a persistent feeling for a woman called Cassandra Green. He had a couple of things to do: find out more about his heart donor, find out who Cassandra Green was, and find out why he had a strong attraction and a sharp sense of déjà vu with bookstore manager, Raine Childs.
Mojo for Murder: A Bertie Bigelow Mystery
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 56,860. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Do you believe in magic? There's a hex on Charley Howard's Hot Links Emporium, and Charley, a.k.a. the Hot Sauce King, is furious. He suspects that the Jamaican psychic who's been "advising" his gullible wife Mabel is a phony, and he asks choir director Bertie Bigelow to do a little amateur sleuthing to help him prove it. To solve this case, she's going to need all the mojo she can get.
Redbone 3
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,350. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016 by Cartel Publications. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Can I Make You Famous? The secret is out and the world knows that Farah Cotton was responsible for killing her soul mate s brother. In fear for her life, she must remain off the streets of DC or suffer an evil fate.
Melody for Murder: A Bertie Bigelow Mystery
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
On the South Side of Chicago, one sour note can lead to murder. When the choir director's date is shot to death, Bertie must find the judge's killer—or become the next victim.When recently-widowed college choir director Bertie Bigelow reluctantly accepts a New Year's date with Judge Theophilous Green, she never imagines the esteemed civil rights pioneer and inveterate snob will be found shot dead.
Eyes of the Beholder: A Thriller Novel
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,440. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Maximus Fuller is obsessed with one season: APRYL! Driven by the dark corners of his mind, he baptizes himself in the shadows of her world, taking his fixation to a neurotic level--frame by digital frame. Ultimately, feeling deceived, after secretly witnessing something shocking he accidentally unearthed and wasn't prepared for, Maximus is now forced to take up a whole new obsession: FINAL SEASON!
Off Track
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
What should be a joyous time in Brandon and Maggie's lives is rocked by the kidnappings and murders of local college girls, and a thief-turned-killer's escape from custody--not to mention Maggie's high-risk pregnancy. Old memories haunt Brandon. All he wants is for Maggie to be safe. After a serial killer nearly ended her life over a year ago, nothing will stop Maggie from being in control.
Mr. & Mrs. Black
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,070. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
With all of their enemies defeated and Rain Robinson firmly in control of his Family, Black and Shy have put that life of constant war and death behind them. When Shy is presented with the opportunity to import hand-made women’s apparel, a meeting was arranged in Palermo, Sicily to negotiate a deal. That’s when the trouble begins and that's when Shy is glad she brought her gun.
Mark of The Beast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,630. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jackson Dark is a freelance graphic artist and creative writer, supplementing his income as a private investigator. Dark was in Los Angeles when his college friend, Attorney, Tommy C. Phillips II, was brutally murdered by Organized Crime figure named Frankie “The Beast” Calabrese. Now, the well-known, universally feared crime figure is laying claim to the entire city of Savannah.
Honor Code
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
In a small southern town where everyone knows your business, Dect. Larry Robbins must solve the disappearance of eighty-year-old George Beason. When evidence indicates Beason left on his own, Robbins could close the case, but his instinct tells him more’s at stake. As he uncovers clues about Beason’s family, Robbins must untangle conflicting motives & hidden agendas to bring Beason home alive.
BWWM: SECRET (A Billionaire African American Romance) (BWWM Interracial Romance Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Beautiful, stunning, hot, sexy, intelligent Athena Katsaros filled with mysterious thought and personality. A woman that you don't want to miss, who trained just for revenge? With that, an unidentified man that she have never met. A man that she just met that saved her life... and she was able to trust him? But how long will this trust last? Only that day... or for as long as she's being saved?
Remember My Name
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,640. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
On a family trip abroad, ten year old Catherine Ojo goes missing. Her three step-sisters know what happened, but vow never to tell. Soon their shared silence uncovers dark family secrets and threatens to tear their family apart. But little do they know that thousands of miles away a young girl embarks on a nearly twenty year journey to reclaim the life stolen from her and make her sisters pay.
The Carib's Smile: the first Jacinta Joseph Caribbean adventure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Jacinta "JJ" Joseph is a tough New Jersy homicide detective who retires to her native St. Theresa, expecting something of a vacation--sipping fruity drinks with little paper umbrellas--that sort of thing. Instead she gets involved in solving four murders with the help of Oni, a Carib Indian grandmother. Together they take on the evil, patriarchal forces that dominate the island.
Fallen + Marli & Lalo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,620. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Marli has a few problems. For starters Lalo, an alien, fell from the sky into her yard. An alien! When Marli finds a way to communicate with him she finds out he has amnesia. The only thing Lalo knows is he needs to protect Marli. When people go missing, Marli & Lalo become wrapped up in solving the mystery but could the solution lead to uncovering things that should stay covered?
Deadly Sins III: A Dezeray Jackson Mini-Series
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
For hire: Smart, sassy PI with a penchant for weapons Private investigator Dezeray Jackson goes where the leads take her, and this time she's on the trail of a young, former drug dealer, she wants to protect, a college kid with strange habits, and a thief who could cost her the one job she's always wanted. Read these great short stories during your commute! The Burning Possession Job Security
Broken Heart: A Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,610. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
In the past year Detective Josephine “Jo” Reed-Powell brought down one of the most notorious serial killers in a decade in Charlotte-Mecklenburg County. When Jo arrives at a new crime scene, something seems very familiar to her. She immediately thinks she may be dealing with a copycat killer. Or is she?
Oven Baked Secrets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
EUGEENA PATTERSON is not happy about her next-door neighbor, Louise Hopkins, being sent to live in a nursing home. Without her fellow neighborhood watch buddy, Sugar Creek isn’t the same anymore. When a stranger reveals a stunning secret about Louise’ past, Eugeena questions if the young woman’s claim is for real or if she is a con artist?
Deep Fried Trouble
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,130. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Widowed and officially retired, EUGEENA PATTERSON throws herself into organizing the neighborhood association. This presents a great opportunity to re-connect with old friends and get to know new neighbors like recently widowed Amos Jones, that is until Eugeena stumbles upon her estranged neighbor’s dead body. Eugeena’s daughter is fingered as a prime suspect, but where is she?
Monroe County Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,630. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Colored teenagerTeddy Park planned a trip to Mississippi in 1964. Teddy’s troubles begin when he takes a likening to an attractive white girl living next door to his Auntie. Unknown to Teddy, he is breaking a long-standing social rule concerning mixed race affairs. Adding to this volatile situation was, unknown to Teddy; his love interest was dating a racist psychopath. Will Teddy get home alive?

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