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Onyx Dripped in Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Lola Bandz. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Sometimes people take love for granted and thats the case for the young, free Black. Having a ridah' wasnt enough he wanted more but once he found out that having just her was enough it was too late. Kamille is in the world trying to hide from love but gets bitten by it in the process. Running from her past she falls in love with her future, Marshawn a.k.a 9ne and she loves everything about him
Moves of a Boss - Pablo's Takeover
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,780. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Pablo is a gangster/hustler who's trying to go legit, but his loyalty to the game keeps him from fully letting go. Red has risen from the streets and vowed never to return to the life she left behind. People are playing both sides of the board... deception and betrayal are brewing, envy is rising, and bodies are falling. Will Pablo make the right moves or will the wrong moves cost him his life?
Ready Reference Treatise: The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The story revolves around John Singer who can neither speak nor listen. The novel details his life and the people he comes across in a 1930s mill town in the state of Georgia, in the United States.
Deuces And Tres
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Brandon Jefferson, Jr. has it all. Loving parents and best friends that he can't possibly do without. Only in his senior year of high school he prepares to embark on the road to manhood but hits a snag along the way. Nothing could prepare him for the arrival of his cousin and the things that the psychopath has in store for the family.
Pipe Dreams
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,420. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Sometimes, life doesn’t deliver a happily ever after… In Pipe Dreams two urban youth get pulled into the drug game. One leaves it alone forever, but the other is lured back because of the fast money and material possessions that seem to come so easily. In this story, you will witness how the greed for money will sever a friendship and see how fast pipe dreams quickly turn into nightmares.
Literature Help: The Contender
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The story of the novel revolves around Alfred Brooks, a seventeen years old black boy. Alfred happens to be a school dropout. He lives with his Aunt Pearl and her three daughters in Harlem, New York City.
She was a Friend of Mine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,650. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Delphine Publications. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In part two of She Was a Friend of Mine, three years have passed since the disappearance of her brother and the mysterious fire, which took her family. By happenstance, Shi meets T-money, who walks her right into the center of the Bay area’s drug game.
Chogan Finds His Mate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Chogan is a man who enjoyed his freedom until while in bear from got caught in a trap on Kimi's property. Kimi who only just came back to her family home was surprised to find a naked man in her blackberry patch. They weren't prepared for what happens in their life next.
The Factory
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,970. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Brian had done everything right by society, but the rewards were just not enough. This was until he met Jada, a beautiful stripper who grew attached to him. When Brian took their relationship outside of the club, he didn’t realize that it would be his first step into a life of murder, infidelity, and organized crime.
Literature Help: Seize the Day
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The book was written in 1950s which was a kind of formative period during which the middle class in the United States was being created.
Unbreakable Bonds Part 1: Introduction to
Price: Free! Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
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When eighteen year old Torian Brooks left her small town to join the Air Force, she'd only hoped to escape the dark shadowing clouds of her mother’s damning prophecy and her father’s criminal legacy. On her journey, she found herself aligned with three other girls, Kimberly Christie, Raquel Richard, and Sabrena Benton, all fresh winged themselves navigating the same blue skies. As their journey
"Native Son" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
“Native Son” by Richard Wright was first published in 1940. It was originally the title of Nelson Algren’s first novel, “Somebody in Boots.” The story of that novel was based on a piece of doggerel about the first Texan.
Overcoming the Odds: From War on the Streets in Louisiana to War on Terrorism in Iraq, How I Successfully Overcame the Odds
Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
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"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.
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.
Medusa
Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
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When a bullied high school student turns to her mysterious neighbor for help, she ends up with a bigger and much more terrifying problem.
Why I Started Smokin' Cigarettes (or what happened th' night Daddy went to Hooter's to git some chicken wings)
You set the price! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
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Shaniqua Jones smokes like the proverbial smokestack, and was asked by a friend when and why she began smoking. This is her explanation.