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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.
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!
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.
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.
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?
Fatal Desire
Series: Black Widow. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,430. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015 by 5 Prince Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
All she wants is to live a normal life. So who does she have to kill to get that?
Finding Lizzie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Notified by a young detective assigned to the cold case of his missing sister, Lizzie Owens, Ira returns to the South to aide in uncovering the mystery behind Lizzie’s disappearance. Through many dreams, talks with his uncle, and the discovery of his deceased father's personal items, memories of Ira’s past are revealed, and he discovers more about himself than he ever imagined.
Gypsy in the Moonlight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Killer Shoot (Virginia Justice Book Three)
Series: Virginia Justice. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,730. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Special Agent Rico Tonoeli has a second chance to catch a killer. Beautiful women are being targeted and with his childhood friend Dani Fairbanks home, she might be the most tempting prey Rico can't protect.
Pennant Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2014 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
A mystery novel about the breaking of the color line in major league baseball in the mid-forties...
Marked by the Mob (Virginia Justice Book Two)
Series: Virginia Justice, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,130. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Agent Doug Fairbanks thought life would be simpler without working with the woman who snubbed him. Now she's followed him to Richmond and he's her boss. While they work to protect her father and bring down the mob, Doug will initiate a personal assignment: winning Sara's heart.
My Pastor Didn't Do It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,480. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
When the sexy Anemone Allon’s body turns up in her basement dead, the only evidence recovered from the scene is Pastor Tony Hook’s DNA, and all he can offer for an alibi is that he was alone in his study, praying for Anemone’s soul. And his own. Sgt. Chris Sears identifies him as her prime suspect and Pastor launches his own investigation, embarking on a hilarious journey to find the real killer.
Salt Spring Island Murders
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 60,720. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Pouge Monbeton is asked to solve the murder of one colored male. He discovers that the solution to this murder lies in two previous murders on this small island off od Vancouver Island. His ramblings about the island, at the request of the widow, reveal some interesting insights into who the murderer or murderers are. We are left to decipher the facts after an expose to the community is made.
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...
Saving Face (The Bancrofts: Book 1)
Series: The Bancrofts, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
(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.
Storm Warning (Crime Fiction)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The Caribbean is not just sun, sand and smiling natives bearing coconuts full of fruity drinks! Far from it! Set on the imaginary island of St. Crescens, the five stories in this collection of short crime fiction will take you deep into the heart of an island society where poverty, corruption, greed and sex form a potent and explosive brew.

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