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New Beginnings by Brenda Barrett
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,640. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
When self-styled ‘ghetto queen,’ Geneva, was contacted by lawyers who claimed that Stanley Walters, the deceased uptown financier, was her father. His will stipulated that she had to live with her sister uptown to forge sisterly bonds.Leaving Froggie, her ‘ghetto don,’ behind she found herself battling with Pamela her stepmother and battling her emotions for Justin a suave uptowner.
Long Distance Relations by LaFreddie B
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,980. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Dwayne Garrett from Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Caroline Jacobs from Toledo, Ohio met as high school summer interns in Chicago.
The Pride by Faydra D. Fields
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,640. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by SolaPress firstname.lastname@example.org. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life(3.00 from 1 review)
Four women have two things in common. They're all mothers, and the father of their children is the same man. On of the women convinces the other three that the four of them must pick up the slack where their children's father is unable.
Belly of the Beast by Caleb Alexander
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,940. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Caleb Alexander has woven his most explosive and provocative tale to date. Belly of the Beast takes the readers on a violent, gut wrenching, deeply emotional journey through the American prison system.
The Hook Up by Pat Tucker
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,300. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
If all of the good men are gay, married or in jail,just how far would women go to get one? Frankie Brown strikes Gold with her new business: The Hook Up... it's a unique dating service that finds the man of your dreams, but there's just one catch. Your future Mr. Right may be on lock down. Now Frankie is hooking up the ladies left and right.
Seven Days Seven Nights: More Skeletons Revealed by L'Mignon
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 64,790. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Seven Days Seven Nights: More Skeletons Revealed is the 2nd installment of the McKenzie Series. In this novel readers learn more about McKenzie's past as she sets out on an impromptu decision that leaves Milton on the edge. Readers join McKenzie on another exciting voyage as she explores the possible start to something new or...will she take a chance on working things out with Milton?
City Lights by George Sherman Hudson
Price: Free! Words: 57,250. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011 by G Street Chronicles. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Lies, deceit and murder ran rampant throughout the city of Atlanta. Real and his lady, Constance, were living in the lap of luxury, with fancy cars, expensive clothes and a million dollar home until someone close to them alerted the feds to their illegal activity. From the city of Atlanta to the cell block of Georgia's most dangerous prison, life under the City Lights would never be the same.
ZipCodez 90002*90220 A Watts and Compton Tale by Aleta Williams
Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 28,980. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life(4.00 from 1 review)
Shocking and uncensored sequence of events in the life of Debo and Lana growing up in two of Southern California's most notorious neighborhoods, Watts and the city of Compton, sparks issues and raises controversy. Gang banging, abuse, criminal activity, incarceration and coming to know the love and salvation of God's mercy describe in the gritty language of urban America has raised some eyebrows.
Altered Destiny: A Hustler's Choice by Sherylynne L. Rochester
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,890. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Sasha has grown up amid drugs, crime and violence. She manages to make a life for herself on the streets, with money, sex, respect, power, notoriety, and even love, and she feels that the choices she makes to get there are the right ones. But it all comes crashing down when one of the choices she makes comes back to haunt her. Will she get a second chance to make it right or will it be too late?
America's Secret Weapon and the Emergence of Mr.Barack Obama by C. Edward Miller
Series: Amerca's Secret Weapon, 9781301086436. Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
And the Holy Word in Torah still reminds us all of The Elohims (God's) promise to a group called "The Remnant" spoken of in Isaiah! And One man, Barack Obama has been given to Amerca by the Elohim of Israel--rising out of no-where to the forefront of world history to help guide our nation during some of it's darkest hours. He does not know who he is, and his destiny to be the Great Communicator!"
The Size of a Mustard Seed by Umm Juwayriyah
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,430. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Jameelah Salih is a 27-year-old Muslim woman. She works as a hair stylist with her two best friends. She dreams of marriage, children, and changing careers. A prominent Imam proposes marriage to Jameelah but she has some concerns. When family crisis erupts and secrets are exposed, Jameelah is forced to make hard choices and put her complete faith in the only One unable to break it.