Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life

Belly of the Beast
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Mack Trimble. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
According to the author, Knowledge, prison has three classes of occupants: regular inmates, convicts and the elite few. And the latter are the ones that are the shakers and movers that make things happen. This first story, that is now within your hand, is one that is within the “good” category. And the principal character is one of the “elite few.”
FatherHoodlum: Chronicles of a Prison Dad
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,510. Language: American English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
FatherHoodlum brings the reader through a journey down the corridors of street life and then uplifts the reader with restored hope and faith in one man's determination and commitment to overcome his past and become a positive and outstanding role model and guide for his son. This story has a spirit that the reader can feel. This story transcends the literal environment and setting into a connect
Raggedy Ann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,810. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Annie Mitchell was born behind a dumpster, the offspring of a crack head mother and a small time pimp. She was left to die on a cold December night, but God--or the devil--had other plans for her.
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.
Almost Doesn't Count
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014 by Claire Aldin Publications, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Doris refuses to allow the hard work that she has done in turning a young man's life around go to waste. With fierce determination, Doris assumes the responsibility for ensuring that Lorenzo’s infant son, Zelman, does not succumb to the pressures of urban life. Doris becomes adamant that giving up is no longer an option and almost doesn’t count.
Why I Started Smokin' Cigarettes (or what happened th' night Daddy went to Hooter's to git some chicken wings)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Shaniqua Jones smokes like the proverbial smokestack, and was asked by a friend when and why she began smoking. This is her explanation.
Literature Companion: Monster
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 101 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 286. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
It is said that Dean Myers had a very troubled young age. Even as a young man, he struggled with his speech and it hindered him from expressing himself openly and completely.
SALAAM AMERICA! by Dr. C. Drago
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,190. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In America, the young passionately loved wealth, honor and power. Money is power for Richie. Martial arts are the only goal of life for Rambo. Floating in her dream world, Roma thought only of romance. Uncle Monk preached non-involvement.
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.
Affiliated
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,150. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Cosby Media Productions. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
14 year-old Tajalik Stokes is a member of the 17th Street Serpents, a murderous gang in Chicago. After losing his brother to gang violence, Tajalik becomes defiant and violent in his own right.
Keep Your Friends Close (A Makaveli’s Prince Novella)
Series: Makaveli's Prince, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,730. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
After parting ways with his crew, who want him to do one last job, and falling for his girlfriend’s sister, Cameron Hicks is in for a difficult summer.
Book One (A Makaveli’s Prince Novel)
Series: Makaveli's Prince, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,390. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Join Nia Rodriguez on a journey of self-discovery where the secrets of her past set her head to head with those who want her dead.
E'steem: The Beast From The Bowels
Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Bad Girl Gone Good! Good Girl throws down! After a desperate D’lilah is defeated by E’steem for fourth time, Lucifer recruits Umbuttra, the She-Beast from the Bowels of Hell to eliminate E’steem once and for all. But if the brutal beast kills E’steem in battle, Lucifer promises to give her D’lilah’s position as the second most powerful she-demon in all Hell.
Honey 14: Queens Of Valon
Price: Free! Words: 13,330. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Black Honey 14: Queens Of Valon is the mesmerizing tale of a time traveler sent back a thousand years to study his ancestors as they prepare for the alien threat that is heading their way. Trapped in a host body, Atreides can only do and say what the host body says and does. But something is wrong, because nobody in that time period is even aware of the threat. Can Atreides warn them in time?
Literature Help: Bastard Out of Carolina
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 71 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 250. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
It is a semi-autobiographical novel. The story is set in the author’s hometown of Greenville, South Carolina. Ruth Anne “Bone” Boatwright is the narrator of the story. The story revolves around the central character and narrator, Bone, beginning with a conflict between Bone and Glen, her mother’s husband.
Money Over Errythang 2: Rivals & Revenge Double Pack
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,220. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Inside Of This Book Are Both Sequels. Option 1: Imani chose love over money but good things don't last long. She made quite a few rivals.When her enemies all start to come at her at the same time, she doesn't know who to blame for what. Option 2: Imani picked money over love and that didn't turn out so well.She survived the gunshot wound but now she has rivals coming at her left and right.
Money Over Errythang 2: Rivals & Revenge Option 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,890. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Imani picked money over love and that didn't turn out so well. She survived the gunshot wound but now she has rivals coming at her left and right. With so many enemies, she doesn't know who to blame for what. The one thing that all of her enemies have in common is that they want Imani to pay with her life. Santiago tried to kill her once, will he try again?
I Do?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » General
In life choices should be made precise according to what’s in your best interest. I do? Shouldn’t be words of question. In this love story will Denise Kennedy allow emotions to determine her fate, when she’s faced with having to make the biggest decision of her life? And if she does choose will she make the right one.
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?
There Goes The Neighbourhood And Other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
A collection of three brand new short stories about characters young, old and in between. They are sons, brothers and fathers; good people, but they are human, and therefore flawed and ultimately misunderstood.