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No Hiding Place
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In the maternity ward of a Brooklyn, New York City hospital immigrant parents hold on to their newborn child and wonder about the life he'll lead. As new arrivals from Haiti and the Dominican Republic, they try to understand what awaits their infant son based on their past. Through memories we're taken on a fast-paced journey within personal stories and a political history seldom talked about.
Before I Black Pt.5- Peace, War, & Revolution
Series: Before I Black. You set the price! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
This is definitely a story from the other side of the gun. When people think of injustice, the disenfranchised, and often trivialized voices of minority victims, it is usually from behind a protective glass so to speak, so as to not step too close to the dangers. Here I've attempted to weave together a vivid picture of social injustice for any and all that dare to get close. Thank you for reading.
Before I Black Pt. 4-Carmichael & Calloway
Series: Before I Black. Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
This is definitely a story from the other side of the gun. When people think of injustice, the disenfranchised, and often trivialized voices of minority victims, it is usually from behind a protective glass so to speak, so as to not step too close to the dangers. Here I've attempted to weave together a vivid picture of social injustice for any and all that dare to get close. Thank you for reading.
Held Accountable
You set the price! Words: 74,420. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Love Story intertwined within a "hood novel"
Before I Black Pt. 3-Caged Bird A Singin'
Series: Before I Black. Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
This is definitely a story from the other side of the gun. When people think of injustice, the disenfranchised, and often trivialized voices of minority victims, it is usually from behind a protective glass so to speak, so as to not step too close to the dangers. Here I've attempted to weave together a vivid picture of social injustice for any and all that dare to get close. Thank you for reading!
Before I Black Pt. 2 - Malcolm's X
Series: Before I Black. Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
This is definitely a story from the other side of the gun. When people think of injustice, the disenfranchised, and often trivialized voices of minority victims, it is usually from behind a protective glass so to speak, so as to not step too close to the dangers. Here I've attempted to weave together a vivid picture of social injustice for any and all that dare to get close. Thank you for reading
Before I Black- Pt.1 Langston Reigns
Series: Before I Black. Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
This is definitely a story from the other side of the gun. When people think of injustice, the disenfranchised, and often trivialized voices of minority victims, it is usually from behind a protective glass so to speak, so as to not step too close to the dangers. Here I've attempted to weave together a vivid picture of social injustice for any and all that dare to get close. Thank you for reading!
Fitting In (Is Hard to Do) Semester 1
Series: Fitting In (Is Hard to Do) Semester 1 & 2. Price: Free! Words: 63,340. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Everyone goes through something in High School and the kids of Westbrook High is no exception. Keeping your friends close but your enemies closer is an understatement at Westbrook. Lies, betrayal, and heartbreak are just a few things that you will encounter. These Young adult characters will become like your best friends and you will not want to put this book down.
#Rikers
Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jenna and Ariana are on the way to visit their friend Nicole. They've been friends for years and the more they hang out with Nicole, the more drama seems to follow.
E'steem: Undercover
Price: Free! Words: 26,970. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Bad Girl Gone Good! Good Girl goes undercover! When E’steem and John find stolen boxes of Marshmallow cookies in a Bronx Bodega, she goes undercover at the Nabiskit factory in Philadelphia to find the employee responsible for the thefts. Can the Devilish Diva stop the cookie crook and put an end to their confectionary caper?
Teammates
Price: Free! Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Teammates is the story of two childhood friends who end up on very different paths, one to stardom, the other to infamy. Set in the author’s old high school and the neighbourhood where he grew up, it is an emotional and all-too familiar tale about the temptations of the inner city and the efforts of young men to both defy stereotypes, and to live up to them... by any means necessary.
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
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.
Medusa
Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(3.00 from 1 review)
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
Shaniqua Jones smokes like the proverbial smokestack, and was asked by a friend when and why she began smoking. This is her explanation.
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.
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.
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.
Money Can't Buy Love
Price: Free! Words: 55,110. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Vic and Charmaine have a very volatile relationship. The story opens with Char packing up and leaving the condo she shared with Vic, she is tired of the direction the relationship is going. Then you have Vic who comes home to an empty house with a dear john letter written on the mirror in lipstick. This wild relationship is told by both and in the end you will choose sides, but which one?
There Goes The Neighbourhood And Other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » 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.