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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.
Literature Companion: Monster
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 101 · Study Guides: 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.
Dream Land
You set the price! Words: 40,690. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by CreatiVentures. 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.
Country Roads. The Internal Life of a Mannish Rascal
Price: $9.75 USD. Words: 79,540. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Country Roads is the story of an adventurous Black boy in the rural American South of the Nineteen Forties.
Achilla The Strong
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,870. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
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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.
Keep Your Friends Close (A Makaveli’s Prince Novella)
Series: Makaveli's Prince, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 19,740. 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.
Crossfire
Series: Doc Voodoo, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,270. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Caught between trigger-happy vigilantes, a hexed holy man, and a mad mobster out for blood, Doc Voodoo finds himself torn between worlds and caught in the crossfire…
Book One (A Makaveli’s Prince Novel)
Series: Makaveli's Prince, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,400. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The dramatic downfall of hip-hop’s greatest female MC, Nia Rodriguez, when the secrets of her past set her head to head with those who want her dead.