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3 Excerpts from Mr. Jefferson's Piano & Other Central Harlem Stories
Price: Free! Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Enjoy these 3 advance excerpts from Mr. Jefferson’s Piano & Other Central Harlem Stories! Contains the bonus blogs “Farewell, President Obama,” “Mr. Jefferson’s Dueling Book Covers,” and More! Order your copy of the complete book, on pre-order now for September 30, 2016! Here, in a limited edition excerpt, author B.L. Wilson presents three tales, free!
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.
Personal Vendetta
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,390. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Frank Gresham inspiring author/songwriter is proud to introduce his first novel, a dramatic nail biting story, gracefully intertwined with spurts of suspense, betrayal and seduction. “Personal Vendetta” is in a class of its own, a must read, witness how one man has to rely on the one thing that almost ruined his life once before. MONEY
Tracker and the Spy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,220. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
There are lessons for all when Captain Tanisha is assigned untried pyro Kyle and a lovesick dragon horse for a mission to track the leader of a dangerous cult.
Dyre: By Moon's Light
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In a modern world where Packs of werewolves exist side by side with a none-the-wiser humanity, what if one person stood between a lasting peace among the werewolf Packs and all-out civil war?
A Woman's Trouble
Series: The Streets, Volume One. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,070. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2015 and represented by Sharp Teeth Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Keona Clark. A woman in her early twenties, in a crew, and she could easily go to jail if found guilty of the things she has done. Drug dealing, extortion, illegal weapon possession, and murder are all on her street resume. Growing up on the Harlem streets, she joined Leon's crew when she was very young. Many years later, she betrays her leader, and spends a few years in a mental institution
Glassford Girl: Part 1 of the Emily Heart Time Jumper Series
Series: Emily Heart Time Jumper, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 33,680. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Teleportation. Telepathy. Superior strength and speed. Abilities she never wanted. Abilities she must learn to control. Emily Heart used to have a normal life. A life filled with family, friends, and a warm bed to sleep in. But that was before the night of The Taking. The night when she was kidnapped and genetically transformed against her will. Now she doesn't know what she is or what she can do
Pipe Dreams
Price: $4.99 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.
KSHM Project Presents: Four Vignettes
Series: KSHM Project. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four Vignettes features four photographs, each accompanied by a fictional interpretation of the scene in the form of a short caption. KSHM Project is the result of a joint collaborative effort between an award-winning Australian photographer, Karl Strand, and an American author, Henry Martin. It aims to combine striking visual images with thought-provoking prose.
Tokyo's Mystery Deepens
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,230. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Longtime resident, writer and professor Michael Pronko shows just why Tokyo life is equal parts trial and joy. Pronko examines Tokyo as a city, a culture and an overpowering experience. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens taps the enigmatic sides of Tokyo with humor, delicacy and a large dose of healthy confusion. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens are drawn from Pronko’s popular monthly column in Newsweek Japan.