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Hard Candy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,990. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Candice grew up on the west side of Chicago with a single mother that worked nonstop just to keep food on the table. Her mother made sure that Candice kept her head in her school books and her tail in the house. Trying to shelter her from the harsh reality of their rough neighborhood.
Scared of Lonely
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,450. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013 by Delphine Publications. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 1 review)
When nineteen year old Sharise Watkins becomes involved in a relationship with her brother, she finds herself being tormented by a mortal sin mentally, sexually, and emotionally.
The Journals: Part I: Letters to Nobody
Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
"The Journals" will be a mini free series of short writings that dives in the confused and sometimes dark mind of a young struggling writer. The Journals: Part I: Letters to Nobody-The young struggling writer express his feelings for a lady friend as well as his distance from others
Spray Em' Up
Price: Free! Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Screenplays » Action Adventure, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Terrorists Come To the Ghetto...And only One Man Can Stop them!
Book One (A Makaveli’s Prince Novel)
Series: Makaveli's Prince, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,400. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The dramatic downfall of hip-hop’s greatest female MC, Nia Rodriguez, when the secrets of her past set her head to head with those who want her dead.
#Rikers
Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jenna and Ariana are on the way to visit their friend Nicole. They've been friends for years and the more they hang out with Nicole, the more drama seems to follow.
The Size of a Mustard Seed
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,430. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Jameelah Salih is a 27-year-old Muslim woman. She works as a hair stylist with her two best friends. She dreams of marriage, children, and changing careers. A prominent Imam proposes marriage to Jameelah but she has some concerns. When family crisis erupts and secrets are exposed, Jameelah is forced to make hard choices and put her complete faith in the only One unable to break it.
The Once and Future Thug
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short story about a teen and how he became the leader of his gang.
Fitting In (Is Hard to Do) Semester 1
Series: Fitting In (Is Hard to Do) Semester 1 & 2. Price: Free! Words: 63,340. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Everyone goes through something in High School and the kids of Westbrook High is no exception. Keeping your friends close but your enemies closer is an understatement at Westbrook. Lies, betrayal, and heartbreak are just a few things that you will encounter. These Young adult characters will become like your best friends and you will not want to put this book down.
Teammates
Price: Free! Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Teammates is the story of two childhood friends who end up on very different paths, one to stardom, the other to infamy. Set in the author’s old high school and the neighbourhood where he grew up, it is an emotional and all-too familiar tale about the temptations of the inner city and the efforts of young men to both defy stereotypes, and to live up to them... by any means necessary.
Harriet and Her Lost Dog
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Harriet is a 10 year old Afro-american girl who lives with her white mom and white step-dad. She tells us what happens when the dog who looks like her -- brown with kinky hair -- gets lost on the plane trip.
Altered Destiny: A Hustler's Choice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,890. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Sasha has grown up amid drugs, crime and violence. She manages to make a life for herself on the streets, with money, sex, respect, power, notoriety, and even love, and she feels that the choices she makes to get there are the right ones. But it all comes crashing down when one of the choices she makes comes back to haunt her. Will she get a second chance to make it right or will it be too late?
Duggan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,450. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013 by Jones House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.86 from 21 reviews)
Duggan tells the story of several individuals and their struggle of survival. Among them are: Jackie, an innocent mother who suffers abuse before being brutally murdered; Donny, who convinces his best friend to commit a robbery that leads to his death; Jaycie, who, along with her boyfriend, struggles with pill addiction; and George whose wife becomes impregnated by another lover.
Project Queen
Series: Project Queen, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Shae Byrts is a hot commodity in her hood. Using her body and beauty has earned her the title, “Project Queen”. She’s got it, and was born to flaunt it! She’s determined to break away from her abusive mother, and leave her impoverished lifestyle far behind.
The Left Lane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,830. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012 by Delphine Publications. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Urban
The name Tyrone Philpott rings in the streets as being southern Virginia's top dog behind the wheel. Recognized and adored by hustlers for his ability to pimp rides, his carefree lifestyle is disrupted when he shoots his hot at a women who appears to be well beyond his grasp
Cindy's Glass Slipper & Cherry Thongz
Price: Free! Words: 25,910. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A stripper from Dominica is having a tough time with a substance abuse problem, for starters. An somehow she finds herself in a emergency room with a dog bite. But that's not all she has to deal with. A Angel with a dirty face appears by her side. Asking is this seat taken? Except he's not an Angel but he just might be the one to help her save herself before its too late.
Hoes Be Winning ( Hoes Need Love Too )
Price: Free! Words: 16,290. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017 by A.N.C. Media Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
"Hoes be winning" at least that's what they say anyway. This was Meka's motto and creed she lived by. She figured why play into that goodie two shoes bullshit when good girls always end up on the bottom anyway. Fuck what you heard , what's good for a man is damn sure good as hell for a woman as well. These niggas out here were living by one rule only "money over bitches".
Before I Black- Pt.1 Langston Reigns
Series: Before I Black. Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
This is definitely a story from the other side of the gun. When people think of injustice, the disenfranchised, and often trivialized voices of minority victims, it is usually from behind a protective glass so to speak, so as to not step too close to the dangers. Here I've attempted to weave together a vivid picture of social injustice for any and all that dare to get close. Thank you for reading!
Lovely Lies 2
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,670. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014 by Delphine Publications. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 1 review)
After Makynzee's kidnapping, Kalil is left struggling to maintain his composure. He was supposed to protect her and he failed miserably. He's left tormented by thoughts of what Nyeem may be doing to Makynzee or if she's even alive. One thing is for sure, He needs to regain his focus because now he's faced with the unlikely task of getting her back.
What We Won't Do for Love (The Love, Lies & Lust Series)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by G Street Chronicles. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Octavia Ellis, sexy and independent, plays it safe when it comes to relationships. She lives by one rule: keep it strictly sexual. Octavia is living her life—no man, no issues, no drama—until she meets the handsome Damon Whitmore. Octavia soon finds that Damon is part of her world and her heart. However, when temptation comes by the name of Beau, Octavia finds herself in a deadly love triangle.