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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.
Say a little Prayer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 144,740. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Genese Bryson is a pastor's daughter who has come to a cross roads in her life. When cleaning the church one evening she has a run in with a broken man who was jumped by gang members and sought refuge in the church in order to save his life. When Genese helps this poor man she finds herself in the middle of his trouble, leaving her to question her decision to save the man bleeding at her feet.
The Black Don Part 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When you step out of the shadows, be ready for the brightness -- Donald Marshall. Can Donald "Donny Mega" Marshall step out of his grandfathers shadow and lead the Marshall Crime Family to supremacy?
Achilla The Strong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,870. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Achilla Johnson finally meets her estranged father, Brendan Johnson, everything changes; especially her. Achilla The Strong is the first novel of The Nephilim Chronicles written by G. Miller. It is a story about a father's dedication, a daughter's trust, and their will to fight for each other with all of their grit and determination.
Organic Leaves
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Melanie Bridges, a beautiful, single, successful D.C. journalist, decided to attend her first love's wedding to her college enemy, she thought she was closing a chapter for good, but instead she unknowingly opened up a world of deceit, betrayal, and more heartache than she had bargained for.
Butterfly Jar
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,070. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
With all the rhythm, poetry, and pain of a Black girl's childhood in South Central LA, Jalondra Davis tells the story of Tanis Sutton, who dreams of having happy parents, straight hair, and an ice-cream colored house on the west side of town. In this coming-of-age story set against the backdrop of the LA 92 riots, Tanis struggles with first boyfriends, schoolyard cliques, and family secrets.
Get What You Want- NOW!
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: American English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 1 review)
Keep in mind that this formula has never been shared quite like this before and was used by the author at 26 years of age.... This book is a blueprint for success; Any form of success-which will be determined by the reader. I will be describing what one will experience on their way there and what will happen after the destination of success in reached... using true life events.
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 Snitch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,080. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this urban crime thriller, famed NFL star Shanally Robinson III a.k.a. "Sazzar", has the world at his feet until disaster impedes upon his life and threatens to void all of his hard work. At a crossroads, having to choose between his family and lucrative career or his freedom, will he stay a true friend, or will he betray those around him and trade in his honor for a target forever on his back?
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.
Overcoming the Odds: From War on the Streets in Louisiana to War on Terrorism in Iraq, How I Successfully Overcame the Odds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Overcoming the Odds" details the miraculous account of a boy who became more than anyone ever thought possible. From the rough streets of Louisiana to the war on terrorism in Iraq, the book realistically portrays the remarkable tale of dedication, discipline, determination that it took Dr. Antonio Webb to rise above his austere beginnings to achieve his goal of becoming a physician and surgeon.
Duggan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,410. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.86 from 21 reviews)
Spoken with honesty, Duggan tells the story of several individuals from different backgrounds and class whose lives are intertwined by one decaying neighborhood. Divided into six sections, Duggan is connected through content and theme: through race, struggle for identity and place, beauty, spirituality, hatred, and drugs. Now each individual is left to fight for their lives before it is too late.
Black Does Crack
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,920. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Crescent La’fleur, a New Orleans native, reflects about the city where she was born and raised reminiscing about her upbringing. She recalls the slogan “Black don’t crack” and its prideful meaning in her community. Her trials in life convinced her that black did crack and was often tested. Crescent takes you on a journey of her life’s highs and lows.
Real Muslim Wives Of Philly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,810. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In the city of brotherly love you’ll find a growing Muslim population flourishing in society. The outside images of women draped in Islamic attire and men wearing distinguished garments and beards are common. This tale of fiction goes beyond the outside image.
Chance Encounters - Preludes to Love & Death
Series: CHANCE, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 25,200. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(4.17 from 12 reviews)
A broken and battered woman finds true love after years of mental and physical abuse at the hands of her psychotic ex. Dark secrets from the past threaten her new chance for happiness. Book Club 2.0
A Place Beside the King
Price: Free! Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
A young prostitute attempts to come to terms with the death of her son as she prepares to testify against the man who killed him, her pimp who is also the child's father. As the trial plays out in court, she will be forced to deal with both demons of her present and past.
ZipCodez 90002*90220 A Watts and Compton Tale
Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 28,980. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(4.00 from 1 review)
Shocking and uncensored sequence of events in the life of Debo and Lana growing up in two of Southern California's most notorious neighborhoods, Watts and the city of Compton, sparks issues and raises controversy. Gang banging, abuse, criminal activity, incarceration and coming to know the love and salvation of God's mercy describe in the gritty language of urban America has raised some eyebrows.
SINATHA EMERSON - CHILD?
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sinatha Emerson is a smart girl who is fighting for her life. Her mother Jackie loves her but loves her new husband more. What is a young girl to do in a situation like this? Does she have and advocate? And if she does will it matter? THIS IS SHORT, SHORT STORY!
All About Nikki-Three Episodes from the Sensational Second Season
Series: All About Nikki, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(4.00 from 1 review)
Six months after moving to Los Angeles sixteen-year-old Nikki Desmond is adjusting to life on the west coast. As she starts a new semester at Beverly Hills High School, she’s resolving to make changes to overcome her surly racist and rude behavior. In episodes four through Six of the Sensational Second Season of this teen sitcom,
Untruths
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Angela Chase, seventeen-year-old high school student struggling to uncover a family secret. With the help of her boyfriend, Brandon Sturgis, she grows a voice that she never knew she had. Angela was fed constant lies by the only person she had as family, her father. After years of being kept from her mother, they finally reunite and uncover the truth that has kept them apart for so long.