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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 Guides: 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 Guides: 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 Guides: 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
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.
Her Trap
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 50,200. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Miami…the belly of the beast and the weak always get eaten. In two separate stories, Chyna, Prentice, and Teyah made sure to never become the prey and always remain the predator. Will Miami keep these three young ladies in situations that they can’t get out of or will they use what the city of Miami taught them to come out better and wiser?
Ready Reference Treatise: Bronx Masquerade
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
As the story opens, all of these characters are or will be enrolled in the same English class. Having joined that English class, all of them believe that they are unique and they have their special thoughts and ideas with them, but it does not prove to be so.
Dirty Hearts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by A.N.C. Media Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
( Stand Alone Story ) Carissa Evans an ambitious young nurse, despite her upbringing was looking for love in all the wrong place. One incident out of thousands finally pushes her to put the final nail in the coffin on her dead end relationship with Anwar Randall.
Life Ain't Fair "But" The Game Is Cold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Urban
At very young ages, DJ and Desmond witnessed murders and shootouts throughout the hood. The boys were having issues at home and was looking for a way out. They met an older cat that introduced them into the dope game. By the ages of 11 and 12, the brothers was ready to take over the streets in Gary. The money became so powerful one of the brothers couldn’t handle the pressure.
Ballad Of A Bad Bitch
Series: Ballad Of A Bad Bitch ( The Series ). Price: Free! Words: 34,200. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016 by A.N.C. Media Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Since every song tells a story, the entire world is about to learn about the sadness and pain behind rising R&B artist Mia King. Even being on the run from her past couldn't diminish the star she was meant to be.
Love Locked Down
Series: Love Locked Down ( The Series ). Price: Free! Words: 37,470. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016 by A.N.C. Media Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Dana Majors is an up and coming fashion designer with all eyes on her. The best thing about it is she hasn't even finished design school yet, and she never will if her fathers new girlfriend has anything to say about it. Months before graduating the rug is pulled from under her.