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Gypsy in the Moonlight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,640. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
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This work of historical noir fiction is set on the island of Trinidad during World War II. As stealthy Nazi U-boats try to reach the ports of Latin America, Trinidad becomes a vital outpost in the British and American effort to head them off. But as the days grow hotter and the nights grow longer lying in wait for those Nazi ships, restlessness turns to mischief, and mischief turns to murder.
King Juba's Chest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,820. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Historical » General
King Juba's Chest is a thundering, spellbinding, globetrotting American saga on the raw and dirty side of the tracks. An improbable young illegal Mexican immigrant eludes the ruthless Zetas cartel, claws her way through a collapsing smuggler's tunnel, survives the ICE raids of the rat-infested colonias, finally, rising up from the ashes of poverty to become CEO of a major American corporation.
Medea and the Geechees
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 112,030. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Mr. P turned me into a millionaire when he bought the rights to my life story. He did this on the condition I sign an iron-clad agreement never to go public. That was 15 years ago and even he will tell you I held up my part of the deal. But a body can stand just so much. For 15 years I've been made fun of and laughed at by everyone who knows me. For 15 years the world has come to know me as
Stone Cribs: A Smokey Dalton Novel
Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,620. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Private investigator Smokey Dalton and his powerful girlfriend discover a critically injured woman in his neighbor’s apartment, and his neighbor missing. Smokey gets the woman to a nearby hospital, but the doctor won’t treat her until she tells him what happened to her. Smokey finds himself in a secret part of America. None of it makes sense, and all of it threatens everything he believes in.
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.
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.