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Recurrence Plot (and Other Time Travel Tales)
By Rasheedah Phillips
You set the price! Words: 46,670. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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.
Lucifer Travels-Book #1 in the suspense, mystery thriller
By Malik Will
Price: Free! Words: 45,730. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: 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.
Easy Money: A Short Story
By Pamela Samuels Young
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
By Pamela Samuels Young
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.
Saving Face (Mount Faith Series: Book 1)
By Brenda Barrett
Series: Mount Faith, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,500. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Edward Carlisle, the president of Mount Faith University is dead. Natasha Rowe and her partner Harry Campbell are asked to go under cover to investigate what appears to be a murder. In the process of investigating, Natasha finds herself attracted to lecturer and psychiatrist Taj Jackson.
Collision
By Eugenia O'Neal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,130. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Guy and Jean Therrasan are out of choices when they conceive of a desperate plan that will make them rich beyond their dreams. They set events in motion which bring them face-to-face with a pair of young drug traffickers whose lives are forever changed by the encounter. In this collision of cultures and outlooks, nobody wins as dreams give way to bitter reality.
The Bargain
By Jay Rauld
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 Prophet
By Jay Rauld
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.
The Bonding Time
By Timothy Conerson
Series: Reverend, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
This is part 3 of the Reverend series. Here Reverend is attacked and seeks revenge.
The Birth of I
By Timothy Conerson
Series: Reverend, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
This is the second part of the Reverend series. Here Smyth taps into his power and uses it on an enemy.
Sermon In The Mount
By Timothy Conerson
Series: Reverend, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
This is the first from the Reverend series. Here you meet the pastor with consciousness, Timothy Smyth
Rachel and The Dragon of Doran - A Fun Children's Bedtime Story Book for kids
By Joe Gillian
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
By H.D. Campbell
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 Bar
By Jacci Turner
Series: The Birthright, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 32,230. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » 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.
They're Calling for You
By Jay Rauld
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
By Lawrence Johnson Sr.
Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,090. 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
By RL Taylor
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
The Case of the Death Dealer
By Lawrence Johnson Sr.
Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Category: 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.