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Hostile Takeover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,770. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Mike Black returns to his past. Years before he was the boss of his family, and long before he met his loving wife, Cassandra AKA Shy, Mike Black was an enforcer for drug kingpin André Harmon. In the story that you only thought you knew, young Mike Black takes over the gambling, number running and prostitution rackets. Violently if necessary!
What Wifey Don't Know
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,810. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016 by Delphine Publications. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
They say what you don’t know won’t kill you, or is that actually true? Love can be fatal. At least, that’s the story of Malicia’s life. What becomes of someone’s heart after witnessing the unthinkable? What happens when you become something you never thought you could ever be?
Behind Every Boss There's a Bae
Price: Free! Words: 39,630. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016 by Delphine Publications. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(3.00 from 1 review)
Chrissy knew exactly what she had to do the first time Sinister laid eyes on her. Masterminding the plan to set them in place to infiltrate Sinister's organization became her mission. She uses her charm, sex appeal, and street smarts to dethrone the king of the streets who killed her mother in cold blood.
Tied to a Boss
Price: Free! Words: 40,300. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016 by Good2go Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
"The Game..." makes for strange bedfellows. Local gangster Dante (Jack Boy) knows more than anybody how dangerous and ruthless the streets can be. But against his better instincts allows himself to fall for a local female gangster named Alinna. Considered to be somewhat of a competitor to Dante because she leads her own all female crew.
Long Distances
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Three thousand miles. That's how far Nate has to drive to get to Los Angeles, to satisfy the dreams of his wife Della and find a new life for them and their daughters. Coretta Scott King honor author Jewell Parker Rhodes develops an expansive narrative within the length of a short story of a man getting closer to a new home, but farther from his true self.
Bayou Teché
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Mira longs to return to the bayou, to sit on her grandma's lap again and watch the fireflies dance through the air. But she ran off with Charlie, and now she's trapped in a high rise apartment with a wailing baby who shares his name. Can she resist becoming a prisoner in her own home, her own marriage, and her own life? From Coretta Scott King honor author Jewell Parker Rhodes.
Episode 6 of 7 - Nail It: Breaking into the Black Elite (Revelations)
Series: Nail It: Breaking into the Black Elite - 7 Episodes. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Episode 6 of 7 Will secrets, lies, and double crossings keep the Kyles on the outside of the city's powerful social network looking in? Or, when it comes to entering the world of the black elite, do they have what it takes to NAIL IT?
Episode 4 of 7 - Nail It: Breaking into the Black Elite (Unwrapping Holiday Secrets)
Series: Nail It: Breaking into the Black Elite - 7 Episodes. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Episode 4 of 7 Will secrets, lies, and double crossings keep the Kyles on the outside of the city's powerful social network looking in? Or, when it comes to entering the world of the black elite, do they have what it takes to NAIL IT?
Episode 3 of 7 - Nail It: Breaking into the Black Elite (De-BUST, then a Debut)
Series: Nail It: Breaking into the Black Elite - 7 Episodes. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Episode 3 of 7 Will secrets, lies, and double crossings keep the Kyles on the outside of the city's powerful social network looking in? Or, when it comes to entering the world of the black elite, do they have what it takes to NAIL IT?
Petty To The Bone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,860. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Love Den Media Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Do you know someone who is petty to the bone? Someone who has to have the last say in every situation? The most trivial offense warrants them to unleash their petty wrath? Are you that person?
Ready Reference Treatise: Between the World and Me
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
“Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates was first published in 2015. The book is in the form of a letter that the author happens to have written to his teenage son.
"Salvage the Bones" Summarized & Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The author had lived through the Katrina. When she realized how easily that huge storm had receded from public consciousness, the author decided to write this novel.
"Let the Circle Be Unbroken" Summarized & Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The book was the winner of the Coretta Scott King Author Award in the year 1982. Most of the reviews received by the author were highly positive.
The Syndicate: Operation Valiant Exodus
Price: Free! Words: 36,820. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
As the US celebrated its first woman President, the country mourned the disintegration of race relations after a series of landmark court decisions that seemed to shield the law enforcement community. Enter a woman of influence, a man of faith and an officer of the law: a formidable trio whose love for their country would help put America back on the trajectory of greatness.
The Worst 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Myra, Jamal and Lil’ T will soon have to overcome the obstacles as the drama unfolds in front of their eyes, including someone who’d like Jamal out of the picture –for good.
Isis: Power of the Princess
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Rematch! Convicted for causing an inter-realm incident, Nemesis escapes house arrest on Olympus and goes on the run on Earth. Hoping to prevent injury to mortals and property damage, Zeus asks Isis to go on a diplomatic mission find the fugitive goddess and bring her back to Olympus to face justice for her crimes
Broken
Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(5.00 from 1 review)
Relationships always start out rosy in the beginning, but they never last that way. What used to be love had turned into regret — to the point that Marissa often despised being around Nathaniel. This relationship had grown stale, boring, and sometimes depressing, and Marissa wanted out. Is the grass really greener on the other side?
Secrets That Bind
Price: Free! Words: 43,150. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 1 review)
All of Ramona's secrets are beginning to surface one after a another. Will Ramona be able to conquer the secrets that are bound to her or will everyone see that she is not so nice after all? Join Ramona on this Roller-coaster of lies, murder, and sex as each turn gets more and more scandalous. Guaranteed to heat up your nights! The sequel to Behind Closed Doors is finally here!
Chronicles of A Vixen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Success and fame may seem like the perfect life, but tucked away, deep in the shadows, terrible secrets lie waiting to be unearthed. But will she be able to tell her everything before she dies, or before the others get to her to prevent the truth from coming out?
Americanah | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Adichie’s Americanah is an enlightening, yet educational epic, based on the lives of Ifemelu and her childhood boyfriend, Obinze. The story spans three countries, America, Nigeria and the UK, while highlighting the issue of race and the oft-romanticized view of the West. It also shines a light on the nature of corruption in Nigeria and how it affects its citizens.

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