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Shadowtown: CLUTCH
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,180. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
A pretty girl. Luxuriating in scented water. She is queen of her own world, land of her own making. Until a stalker comes in from the night and visciously attacks her. Repeatedly, she screams out. She fights back with all of her strength. But there is no use, and as the darkness surrounds her and she is taken down into the blood-tainted water, she becomes queen of a real-life nightmare.
Quickness
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Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: 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.
Tales of Fortune: For Violent Fires That Soon Burn Out
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
When Fortune McCall is asked to look into possible arsons of tenement buildings in the worst part of Sovereign City, Fortune gives the duty to his cousin Tracy Scott. As brick and steel burn around her, Tracy confronts corruption, deceit, and a madness most heated.
Origins of an African Elemental
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Series: African Elementals, 1-3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,050. Language: American English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
This prequel boxed set is the first and second installment in the Soul Eater series. Mawu, Iniko, and Shania grow into their strength as mothers and warriors. These women wield the elements and war swords to save this universe from an ancient evil.
The Lucky Cat - Black Cat Vol. 1 - A Salem Massachusetts Mini Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
(4.67 from 3 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.
Signs Follow on the Chesapeake
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,700. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Thesaurus Ink. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
In the backwaters of the Chesapeake Bay, Bill Grogan uncovers a world of voodoo and snake handlers as he tries to solve the ongoing murders of a Death Row inmate’s family and prove his innocence.
Easy Money: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
"Wryly done with a sardonic hand, Pamela Samuels Young's Easy Money reminds us that greed can blind the best and worst of us to our own foibles." – Gary Phillips, author of Monkology Two crooked lawyers who’ve stumbled upon a simple way to make some quick cash, soon find that the easy money, comes at a price.
The Setup: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
When a star running back is gunned down by a cop with a questionable history, the city of L.A. is on the verge of a racial explosion. Enter a lawyer who comes to the cop's defense . . . but a desire for justice has nothing to do with it.
The Bargain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Razorline Press. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Brothers Kenton and Joey have been surviving on the other side since their mother died. But heavy is the mantle of leadership on Kenton and as he struggles with life and death decisions and the thing that keeps their group alive in exchange for the life of one every full moon, Joey is plotting to kill the only reason they are all alive. Includes an excerpt of "Axe to the Face" coming soon.
The Indictment of Mike Black
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Series: The Mike Black Saga, Book 20. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
In this prelude to Wanda’s Reign,Mike Black is arrested and charged with kidnapping a U.S. congressman.
The Prophet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Razorline Press. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Greg is a reporter who is about to get the story of his life. The Prophet, an elusive figure who makes predictions about disasters has just tapped him to do an exclusive interview.
Doctor–Patient Confidentiality
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,800. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Homicide detective, Jack Harmon is a man on the edge. He’s been depressed and has been drinking a lot and is prone to blackouts. Jack picks up the gun, and puts the gun to his head. Then he puts it in his mouth, but can’t pull the trigger. Jack finds physiologist named is Dr. Felicia Wells. Jack finds himself under arrest, accused of four counts of murder.
Yellow Eyes
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Series: The Guardian Saga Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,280. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
(2.00 from 1 review)
Katrina is awakened by a bump in the night. What follows is a horrific set of events that leave Katrina grieving and on the run. Safety is a thing of the past because with each step she takes her pursuers are inches behind her, breathing down her neck. Friends and foes are suspect and death is stalking her ever so closely. Will recent events set her free or bring her even closer to death.
Rachel and The Dragon of Doran - A Fun Children's Bedtime Story Book for kids
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Rachel and The Dragon of Doran is picture book for children ages 2-4 years, a concept that can be very challenging for little ones. The adventures stories from the girls names Rachel and her best friend, a cat named Little Joe.
Late Murder @ 10
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Mark Alexander, an ex-investigative reporter (turned broadcast engineer for a St. Louis television station), witnesses the on-air murder of a hated news anchor by a mysterious assassin. When evidence points to the co-anchor Laura Skaggs and her survivalist fiance.
The Legacy of Death: An Alexander Steele Investigation
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Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
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.
In The Cut
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Price: Free! Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by K Elliott. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
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.
They're Calling for You
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Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Razorline Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(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 Deadly Ring: An Alexander Steele Investigation
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Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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.
Check Mate
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,750. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: 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