Brenda Barrett

Biography

Books have always been a big part of life for Jamaican born Brenda Barrett, she reports that she gets withdrawal symptoms if she does not consume at least two books per week. That is all she can manage these days, as her days are filled with writing, a natural progression from her love of reading. Currently, Brenda has several novels on the market, she writes predominantly in the historical fiction, Christian fiction, comedy and romance genres.

Apart from writing fictional books, Brenda writes for her blogs blackhair101.com; where she gives hair care tips and fiwibooks.com, where she shares about her writing life.

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Books

Broken Harmony (New Song Series Book 4)
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Series: New Song, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,410. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Aaron Lee, New Song Band saxophonist, is in competition with his brother, Boris, for the top position in the family company. However, there is a moral clause that they both must fulfill before either brother can get the position. Aaron is confident that he will triumph but he meets Alka again—the Hindu girl who got away...
Tangled Chords (New Song Series Book 3)
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Series: New Song, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,170. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Xavier Bell, the poor ugly duckling has emerged into a rich handsome swan. He has a chance encounter with his old crush, Hotel heiress, Farrah Knight. Can Xavier forget how she had cruelly rejected him when he was poor and not looking so fine and pursue the yearning his heart had for her?
Duet on Fire (New Song Series Book 2)
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Series: New Song, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,820. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Ian and Ruby had problems trying to conceive a child. If that wasn't enough, her ex-lover the current pastor of their church wants her back...
Going Solo (New Song Series: Book 1)
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Series: New Song, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Lead singer of the New Song Band, Carson Bell, had a lovely voice, a heart of gold, and was no slouch in the looks department. So why did his wife, Alice, abandon him and their daughter? And why after ten years was she now waltzing back into his life, wanting to pick up where they left off? Will Carson take her back, or will he choose to go solo for the rest of his life.
Just To See Her (Mount Faith Series: Book 8)
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Series: Mount Faith, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Jessica Bancroft had the opportunity to meet her fantasy guy Khaled, he was finally coming to Mount Faith but she had feelings for Clay Reid, a guy who had all the qualities she was looking for. Who would she choose and what about the weird fascination Khaled had for Clay?
A Younger Man (Mount Faith Series: Book 7)
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Series: Mount Faith, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Pastor Vanley Bancroft loved Anita Parkinson despite their fifteen-year age gap, but Anita had a secret, one that she could not reveal to Vanley. To tell him would change his feelings toward her, or force him to give up the ministry that he loved so much.
Sense of Rumor (Mount Faith Series Book 6)
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Series: Mount Faith, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,070. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Arnella Bancroft was the wild, passionate Bancroft, the creative loner who didn't mind living dangerously; but when a terrible thing happened to her at her friend Tracy's party, it changed her. She found that courting rumors can be devastating and that only the truth could set her free.
Practice Run (Mount Faith Series: Book 5)
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Series: Mount Faith, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,700. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Marcus Bancroft had many reasons to avoid Mount Faith but Deidra Durkheim was not one of them. Unfortunately, on one of his visits he was the victim of a deliberate hit and run.
Goodbye Lonely (Mount Faith Series: Book 4)
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Series: Mount Faith, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,980. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Kylie Bancroft was shy and had to resort to going to confidence classes. How could she win the love of Gareth Beecher, her faculty adviser, a man with a jealous ex-wife in his past and a current mystery surrounding a hand found in his garden?
Private Dancer (Mount Faith Series: Book 3)
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Series: Mount Faith, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,430. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Adrian Bancroft was gutted when he returned to Jamaica and found out that his first and only love Cathy Taylor was a stripper and was literally owned by the menacing drug lord, Nanjo Jones.
Tattered Tiara (Mount Faith Series: Book 2)
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Series: Mount Faith, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,920. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Micah Bancroft is targeted by femme fatale Deidra Durkheim. There are also several rape cases to be solved.
Saving Face (Mount Faith Series: Book 1)
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Series: Mount Faith, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,520. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Edward Carlisle, the president of Mount Faith University is dead. Natasha Rowe and her partner Harry Campbell are asked to go under cover to investigate what appears to be a murder. In the process of investigating, Natasha finds herself attracted to lecturer and psychiatrist Taj Jackson.
Homely Girl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
A love to last a lifetime? The odd couple: April and Taj were opposites in so many ways. He was the cute, athletic, boy genius on campus that everybody wanted to be friends with. She was the overweight, shy and withdrawn girl who the bullies teased mercilessly. As friendship turns into something more, do April and Taj have a love that can last a lifetime?
If It Ain't Broke (Three Rivers Series- Book 4)
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Series: Three Rivers, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
All Chris Donahue wanted was a place in his child's life. All Pinky Black wanted was his love. Chris Donahue was still obsessed with the married woman he had an affair with and the child they had created together. Pinky Black knew that Chris' emotions were engaged elsewhere but she wanted him to forget his obsession with Kelly and love her. That shouldn't be so hard? Should it?
Unholy Matrimony (Three Rivers Series- Book 3)
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Series: Three Rivers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,260. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
The problem: Phoebe was poor and unhappy with her lot. The solution: Marry a rich man and she would be happy. It should be simple, except that her rich suitor, Ezekiel Hoppings, was ugly and her poor suitor, Charles Black, was handsome. But the more she got to know them both, the more Phoebe realized that some solutions were not as simple as they first appear.
Loving Mr. Wright (Three Rivers Series: Book 2)
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Series: Three Rivers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
A man with a past. A woman who was tired of being single. Erica was tired of searching for the right man, she had all but resigned herself to a single life but then the mysterious Caleb Wright showed up and Erica saw one last opportunity to ditch her single life. He was perfect for her. But what was he hiding? Could his past be that bad that they could not get pass it?
Private Sins (Three Rivers Series: Book 1)
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Series: Three Rivers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,600. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Kelly was in deep trouble; her husband was a pastor and she his loyal first lady. Well she was…until she had an affair with Chris; the first elder of their church. And now she was pregnant with his child. Could she keep the secret from her husband and pretend that all was well? Or should she confess her private sin and let the chips fall where they may?
Love Triangle: Three Sides To The Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
There are always three sides to a story when there is a love triangle, the why's and the how's are best answered when the individuals involved tell the stories through their eyes and experiences.
Di Taxi Ride and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,360. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Di Taxi Ride and Other Stories is a collection of twelve witty and fast paced short stories. Each story tells of a unique slice of Jamaican life.
The Preacher and The Prostitute
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,200. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Prostitution and the clergy don't mix. Tell that to ex-prostitute Maribel who finds herself in love with the Pastor at her church. Can an ex-prostitute and a pastor have a future together?
The Empty Hammock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,820. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Workaholic, Ana Mendez, was certain that her mother was getting senile, when she said she found a treasure chest in the back yard. After unsuccessfully trying to open the old treasure chest, Ana fell asleep in a hammock, and woke up in the year 1494 in Jamaica! It was the time of the Tainos, a time when life seemed simpler, but Ana knew that all of that was about to change.
Full Circle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,320. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
After Diana graduated from school, she had a couple of things to do, returning to Jamaica to find her siblings was top priority. Additionally, she needed to take a well-earned vacation. What she didn’t foresee was that she would meet Robert Cassidy and that both their pasts would be so intertwined that disturbing questions would pop up about their parentage, just when they were getting close.
New Beginnings
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,980. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
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.
The Pull Of Freedom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,540. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Even in bondage the people freshly arrived from Africa considered themselves free. Led by Nanny and Cudjoe the slaves escaped the Simmonds’ plantation and went in different directions to forge their destiny in the new country called Jamaica.

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