Cartel

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There comes a time in every industry when a company enters into it, propelling the enterprise forward. This usually inspires an evolution. It is sometimes said that the heads of these companies, the masterminds, have creative instinct. Others belittle this aptitude by calling it timing. Some believe it to be all of the above, and in the end, only those who have a firm pulse on their market possess staying power. The Cartel Publications is that company.

They have been repeatedly ranked with urban publishers in the business for five years plus. They accept this honor wholeheartedly. In business for over 5 years, the Cartel has managed to secure a solid position within the hip/hop literary industry. Recognizing their readers enjoy being entertained both literally and visually; they pride themselves in marketing their novels and company image to effortlessly stand out above the rest. Their novels have been featured in Don Diva Magazine, Essence Magazine, The Baltimore Sun, Washington Paper, and many others. They have made their presence felt, and spectators say it is just the beginning.

Their recipe of gritty novels, bullhorn-like titles and award winning book covers has made them a force to be reckoned with. In addition, their breathtaking website has garnered major attention which assists in their consistent growth. On the site (www.thecartelpublications.com) vendors and readers are able to purchase their titles.

They have been known as the interactive publisher but they are not interested in tags. They are interested in the spirit of the stories, which accurately depict urban life and must stay true to individuals who both appreciate and relate to the themes.

They know their market. They are not only publishers. They are not just authors. They are the voice of a generation, which desires nothing more than to have their voice heard. Finally they have a representative. They are street lit!

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Black and The Ugliest
Series: Black and Ugly (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,970. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Parade has loved Jay her whole life but when he makes a big bet, which yields zero benefits, their picture perfect family begins to crumble. Feeling partially responsible for a tragic event that makes the trauma to the Hernandez Family worse, Parade decides to use what she has to repair the rift in her broken family.
Gay For My Bae
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,910. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2018 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Taveonne Colby was the happiest she had ever been. After all, it was her wedding day and she was marrying the man of her dreams. But as she stood at the alter alone, fear set in and she begin to panic that her dream was quickly becoming a nightmare.
Villains: It's Savage Season
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,790. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Nobody sleeps until Law Hightower is six feet deep. All Kanati Dawson wanted was to work for the boss and then go home to be with the love of his life, Sunni Hamden. And then his patience was tested in one major act of disrespect.
Level Up
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,680. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
When two sisters who earn careers as criminals but heads after one wants to leave the game to be with her girlfriend, these siblings find themselves in a dangerous situation.
Silence of The Nine 3
Series: Silence of The Nine. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,190. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
More taboo anyone? Well here comes mother! After being freed from a lifetime of mental, psychological and sexual abuse under the mansion at Aristocrat Hills, Nine Prophet realizes being free comes at a cost. When someone needs help, she lends a hand. When someone needs rescue, she throws on her cape. All against her husband Leaf Prophet s wishes placing their romance in severe jeopardy.
The Unusual Suspects
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Sometimes the guilty are the ones we least expect. Jada, Lace, and Angel are on trial facing life in prison. In their minds they know they're guilty. But in all their years in the Game, they thought they'd covered their tracks. So where did they go wrong?
Dead Heads
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Their desire to get high will cost them more than their lives.
Poison 2: A Fatal Attraction
Series: Poison (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,710. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The chicks you love to hate are back! After witnessing the vicious murder of her beloved sister, the infamous "Queen Kat", Nyse, vows to bring demise to the culprit responsible for her slaying. Which is none other than Fatal.
Poison
Series: Poison (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Based in Delaware, Young, Beautiful and Naive can all be used to describe, Nyse who is tired of being overlooked due to living in her sister, the self proclaimed, Queen Kats shadow. And like a moth to a flame burnt by desire, she's immediately drawn to Spinx, a neighborhood drug dealer, and the one man her sister warns her against.
Paid In Blood
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,340. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
What happens when sibling rivalry fueled by a mother s greed spirals out of control? How far will a mother go to live the fabulous life? When Robin James plan to trap not one but two notorious crime lords by bearing their offspring backfires, she has no choice but to thrust her two young sons into the game.
Hell Razor Honeys 2
Series: Hell Razor Honeys (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Vida comes back with fury when her newlywed husband Moe-Moe is shot in a high speed car chase. Overcome with grief and anger, she's emotionally emptied like the clip from the gun she used to get him away to safety.
Hell Razor Honeys
Series: Hell Razor Honeys (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,840. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Only two girls strong, eventually they meet up with Ice, nicknamed because of her white skin and innocent nature. Her innocence quickly disintegrates once she becomes a member of the infamous crew. Despite a few fights, the Hell Razor Honeys were only known for tucking razors in their mouths and slashing a few faces. That is until they meet Tec.
She Brings The Worst Kind
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,370. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Based in Washington D.C., Joni Pinter is in serious trouble. After being told by everyone that her boyfriend’s sister, Rumor Mason, is getting released from prison, she is nervous about the future of her long-term relationship with Egan Russ.
Miss Wayne & The Queens of D.C. (Book 3 in the Black & Ugly Series)
Series: Black and Ugly (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,510. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Miss Wayne from the Essence Best Selling novel Black and Ugly and Black & Ugly as Ever returns in this standalone spin-off! When Miss Daffany s mothers risky lifestyle finally catches up with her, they all come back from LA, to Washington DC for her funeral.
Year of The Crackmom
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,570. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Kaneesha and her boyfriend Jarvis find themselves struggling to care for themselves and their eight year old son. But after being forced out of a their home due to a foreclosure that their slumlord failed to tell them about, they end up in a small project called The Heights . Trying to fit in, they accept an offer from their first floor neighbors to go to their home.
Victoria's Secret
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
What would you do for your man? Would you whore for him? Victoria Gray is one of the most beautiful women to ever set foot on the hoe stroll. She goes through a tragic childhood only to be found by a love she never knew existed.
The Fold (The Fourth Book in The Redbone series)
Series: Redbone 3 (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,780. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Infatuated with the legend of Farah Cotton, told through handwritten books by the late Mooney, Cutie Tudy is determined to find out if Farah really exists. Her search leads her to The Fold during a violent and volatile time.
Jealous Hearted (The Cartel Publications Presents)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,630. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The Beautiful Ones Always Smash The Picture. Kiante wants a paid hustler for her man, friends, and a pretty face. Instead she's used for her body, has one friend and is considered unattractive. It doesn't help that her best friend Marissa's sister Lucia, has all of the things she wants and more. Marissa's boyfriend is paid, fine and he adores her.
Upscale Kittens
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,620. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
When Angela Law is murdered by a corrupted DC police officer, because she concealed a pregnancy by him, which he didn't want, her three younger sisters witness the entire crime. Each of them internalize the violence in different ways. Years later Jazzy Law finds herself in a tough position as the sole provider for her two sisters, Nandi and Love.
Wake & Bake Boys
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,800. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Dane and Tex Blake are brothers who share everything, including their love for weed, and their piety for crime. For money, and fun, they rob the homes of customers who drop their dogs off at the boarding business they work for, knowing they won't be home to report the crime for days.
The Lying King
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,100. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Keeper Williams is in love for the first time. The only problem is she is in love with a horrible liar. She does all she can to forgive his heartless antics by making excuses for him along the way.
Drunk & Hot Girls
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,570. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Be careful what you wish for. All Porsche Shakur wanted was an adventure and an escape from her alcoholic mother.
You Kissed Me, Now I Own You
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,290. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
She was his 'special girl' until she stole from him. All of Paige Lewis' life she adapts her personality to fit the 'man of the moment', who takes power over her soul. When her last boyfriend impregnates her, resulting in twins, she realizes her sons' may grow up just as evil and flees.
The Meanest of Them All
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,810. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Seventeen-year-old Morgan Collins had to step up and take care of her family, which included her four younger sisters. But when her father realized the job might be too big of a task for her, he decided to bring in some help. Enter in the stepmothers.
The Pussy Mob
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Some bitches can't handle power. Nay, Courtney, Sandra and Kane have been friends forever. Their dream of owning a business, after saving for over a year, is almost realized. Until Sandra makes a costly mistake. Now the dough must be used to save her life but it's not enough.
Young & Dumb 2: Vyce's Getback
Series: Young & Dumb. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,920. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The drama continues right where, Young and Dumb, leaves off. Vyce is out for blood, but first he needs to locate Claire and Bobbi who are no longer in DC. Meanwhile, he continues to lure unsuspecting females with cheap gifts and sex.
Young & Dumb (The Cartel Publications)
Series: Young & Dumb. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,070. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Claire Dixon is a confused girl, from a ritzy suburb in Maryland, who has sex with Vyce Charles, a drug dealer, and gets pregnant. Bobbi Gannon is a loud mouthed girl from a Baltimore project, who is also impregnated by Vyce, due to having raw sex.
Hoetic Justice (The Cartel Publications Presents)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,490. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Can a man really love two women? Meet Devin, an established hustler who married his beautiful wife, Rain. He works overtime to help her pursue her dreams and in return she cooks, cleans and sexes him the right way.
First Comes Love, Then Comes Murder
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,900. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Juliette (Jewels) Madison is on trial for the brutal murder of her husband Marcel Madison. Whether or not she killed him is not the question, because she was found soaked in his blood.
The Face That Launched A Thousand Bullets
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,600. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The Face That Launched A Thousand Bullets: Two men. Two feuding cities. One woman. One was born in our nations capital, Washington DC. The other is a native of Murder City, Baltimore, MD.
Luxury Tax
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
A neighborhood in Kentland Maryland plays host to a bevy of whispers, police investigations and lies as Ginger tries to uncover what everyone is keeping from her. Her memory loss continues to hold her recollection hostage as she constantly deals with Child Protective Service, a distant boyfriend and a crush on her Stick Up Kid neighbor, Gerron.
Cold As Ice
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
T. Styles', Cold as Ice - Pepper Thomas is a straight A student living in a rough part of Southeast Washington DC, who manages to stay away from drugs, violence and crime.
Tranny 911: Dixie's Rise - Part 2
Series: Tranny 911 (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Beautiful transsexual, Charlie Monroe, had a rough time becoming the woman he always wanted to be. His father disowned him and his crush almost killed him after word got out that he slept with a man.
Skeezers 2
Series: Skeezers (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
New Strippers! More Problems! After Poe gifts Skeezers to Levine out of guilt she quickly learns that running a business and sliding down a pole are polar opposites. When she becomes financially in over her head, and at risk of losing the club, she turns to the one man everybody with financial trouble does, dope man, Jameson “Killer” Floyd.
Tranny 911
Series: Tranny 911 (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,090. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Charles Monroe wanted one thing all of his life, to be a beautiful girl. After going to a party, which left him damaged physically, he desires transformation even more.
Skeezers
Series: Skeezers (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,390. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Skeezers— what happens when the movie THE PLAYERS CLUB meets CINDERELLA?
A School of Dolls
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,150. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
After being the victims of a hate crime at their high school in rural North Carolina, cousins Joe and Luke Pell move to Baltimore to live with their drunk but loving aunt, Stacy.
The Whore The Wind Blew My Way
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
After committing a violent crime, Louise Smart, a career whore, desires one thing above all, to escape New York to save her unborn baby. However, the universe has other plans, which include a tough lesson that will rock the unsuspecting new mother's world.
The One You Shouldn't Trust
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,260. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Meet the most ratchet roommates! For almost a year, four women rent a luxury apartment in Washington D.C. with no cattiness or trouble. That all changes when Barby, a lifetime troublemaker, suspects that her roommate Tabitha is trying to steal her man.
Shyt List 5: Smokin' Crazies Finale
Series: Shyt List (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,070. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
When Yvonna decides to take revenge on the organization which sold her into sexual slavery, resulting in a lifelong battle with a mental illness, she enlists her boyfriend Bricks, her best friend Ming, and her archrival Swoopes.
Shyt List 4: Children of the Wronged
Series: Shyt List (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,310. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
What happens when the devil s daughter visits Sin City? Drama occurs of biblical proportions. Yao has given Yvonna specific orders for Urban Greggs, the heavyweight champion of the world.
Quita's DayScare Center 2
Series: Quita's DayScare Center (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Still grieving from the senseless murder of her mother, Quita Miles must put her game face on to help locate 7-year-old Cordon, the son of drug kingpin, Flex. When we last left Quita, the last person on earth Flex would suspect, Kimi Carmichael, had kidnapped Cordon.
Quita's DayScare Center
Series: Quita's DayScare Center (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,970. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Some daycare centers have your child s interest at heart...Quita s Daycare center is not one of them! Quita never pretended to run a professional center. So when her license gets revoked, after a spiteful parent complains to the Office of Child Care services, because her bad son Lil Goose was kicked out of the center, Quita feels relieved.
Lipstick Dom
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,530. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Echo Kelly has a secret only her diary knows about. But when her younger sister discovers her in an uncompromising position, she uses the information as blackmail, making her world a living hell.
The Ungrateful Bastards
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
What would cause a mother to contact a hitman to kill her own children? Some ungrateful bastards. When Martha’s husband dies horrifically, she is forced to care for Zoom, Berry and Dodson alone.
Hersband Material
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,490. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Mystro Mason longs for a family, complete with a beautiful wife, but she has a problem with falling in love with the wrong women. It is not until a Washington DC judge threatens her with a jail sentence, after an order of protection was issued, that she slows down her stalker tendencies.
Shyt List 3: And A Child Shall Lead Them
Series: Shyt List (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Once again, Yvonna Harris, D.C. s favorite villainess has returned! But is she cured or still the same girl that has been causing destruction and reeking havoc on all those who cross her list.
Shyt List 2: Loose Cannon
Series: Shyt List (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,900. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The most anticipated sequel and the most hated villain Yvonna Harris is back! And worse than ever before! On a mission, and fresh out of the mental institution, Yvonna returns to Washington DC, to finish what she started.
Shyt List: Be Careful Who You Cross
Series: Shyt List (The Cartel Publications Presents). Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,450. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Based in Southeast D.C., Shyt List, is an explicit street tale about what occurs the moment Revelation and Revenge meet. When Yvonna s ghetto fabulous world is rocked after the brutal murder of her high school sweetheart Bilal Santana, at the hands of her father, she learns a lot about the people around her.
And They Call Me God
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,030. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Cartel. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
What caused the bloody massacre within the walls of a small Baltimore city church? A thin trail of circumstances lead to Devonte Harrington, a mid-level drug dealer with a devoted group of young women and block soldiers who surround him at all times.
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Series

Black and Ugly (The Cartel Publications Presents)
Parade Knight hates her complexion. As a result, she considers herself to be unattractive and condones the misuse of her body. Sky Taylor is beautiful, fly and wanted and loves reminding Parade of her imperfections especially after suspecting that she may be sleeping with her man, Jay Hernandez. Miss Wayne is hilarious and a self-proclaimed girlfriend who enjoys the attention his friends bring. If you let Miss Wayne tell it, he s not gay, he s just one of the girls. Daffany Stans uses her body for profit and hides a health secret so serious that it could endanger the lives of her friends, considering their sex partners are so closely related. Black and Ugly is a tale of four totally different friends from the same block, whose friendship is tested during a seemingly innocent game of Truth or Dare. When fatal secrets begin to surface, will Parade give up the friend whose shadow she has walked in all her life? And will Miss Wayne and Daffany abandon their friends to save themselves?

Black and Ugly

Price: $7.99 USD.

Black and The Ugliest

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Silence of The Nine
Evil breeds evil. After Kerrick Khumalo s wife is murdered in their home, he migrates from Africa to America for better opportunities. But his thick accent and dark skin makes him unaccepted. Unable to find legal employment, he discovers that the drug trade can be a lucrative business for the man who is willing to do anything, including kill. Self-possessed he quickly rises to the top and becomes the most fearful man in Baltimore. Desiring it all, he marries a woman who gives him many children and now he has a clan of his own. In the country illegally, he changes his last name to Prophet and adopts rigid beliefs and customs. Soon he develops a seething hate toward Americans. Silence Of The Nine is Flowers In The Attic meets The Coldest Winter Ever. Prepare yourself for a dark ride.

Silence of The Nine

Price: $7.99 USD.

Silence of The Nine 3

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Poison (The Cartel Publications Presents)
Based in Delaware, Young, Beautiful and Naive can all be used to describe, Nyse who is tired of being overlooked due to living in her sister, the self proclaimed, Queen Kats shadow. And like a moth to a flame burnt by desire, she's immediately drawn to Spinx, a neighborhood drug dealer, and the one man her sister warns her against. At twelve, she eventually gets noticed by Spinx, despite every chick in Serenity Hills wanting him. Luckily for, Nyse he has a thing for young girls even though he makes her wait. On her sixteenth birthday he showers her with gifts and opens her to a whole new world down The Hill. Taking her heart and body, Spinx eventually shows her the man he really is. Not ready for a dose of the real world, his unfaithfulness causes her to turn bitter and conniving. Eventually this Venomous Vixen tares anything and everyone apart who poses a threat. And before anyone realizes it, she causes more drama in the lives of her friends and family than can be repaired. That girl is, Poison!

Poison

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Hell Razor Honeys (The Cartel Publications Presents)
What we bring together, let no man tear apart...is the motto of the Hell Razor Honeys. Vida is young, sexy and naive. That is until she grows tired of Samara, the leader of The Come Back Honeys using her body to entertain local hustlers. When Vida refuses to play the whore, Samara reacts and kicks her out of the crew. Alone, Vida stands firm and decides she will not be pushed around even if it means taking a few beat downs. On the sidelines, Tia, also a loaner decides she ll help Vida stand up against Samara even though it s not her battle. Their unity starts the beginning of a new gang they call, The Hell Razor Honeys. Only two girls strong, eventually they meet up with Ice, nicknamed because of her white skin and innocent nature. Her innocence quickly disintegrates once she becomes a member of the infamous crew. Despite a few fights, the Hell Razor Honeys were only known for tucking razors in their mouths and slashing a few faces. That is until they meet Tec. Under his watch, he teaches the girls a new hustle which includes murder, mayhem and larceny. Hell Razor Honeys reads like a fast paced car chase! This novel is one to die for, one bloody slice at a time!

Hell Razor Honeys

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Hell Razor Honeys 2

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Redbone 3 (The Cartel Publications Presents)
Can I Make You Famous? The secret is out and the world knows that Farah Cotton was responsible for killing her soul mate s brother. In fear for her life, she must remain off the streets of DC or suffer an evil fate. Luckily Slade, who vows to avenge Knox s death, is tucked away in a cell, although his imprisonment does nothing for her broken heart. Desperate for protection, Farah, Mia and Shadow take solace with Bones, 2nd in command of The Fold, a group of modern day vampires. When her blood craving increases she makes risky moves to quench her thirst. For months she successfully avoids capture while waiting for the day the Bakers will abandon the quest and withdraw from D.C. It never happens. Surmising the plan to snuff Farah out is weakening, Audio, the youngest of the Bakers, becomes unglued. Refusing to sit idly by he moves solo, making a brash decision that causes a domino effect of consequences, which will ruin many lives. Just when your pressure settles you re struck with a revelation that will challenge everything you believe. Prepare Vamp Lovers...you re in for a bloody ride.

Redbone 3

Price: $7.99 USD.
Young & Dumb
Claire Dixon is a confused girl, from a ritzy suburb in Maryland, who has sex with Vyce Charles, a drug dealer, and gets pregnant. Bobbi Gannon is a loud mouthed girl from a Baltimore project, who is also impregnated by Vyce, due to having raw sex. When both Claire and Bobbi announce they are pregnant by Vyce at the same time, he takes the risky advice from his best friend Whiz to move them both into his home, in lieu of hefty child support payments. As expected the young women bicker, fight and do all they can to win Vyce's affections, including signing their names on contracts, and putting their lives on the line as inexperienced drug mules. Young & Dumb is an explosive drama with heavy twists and wild turns! A must read for urban fiction lovers!
Tranny 911 (The Cartel Publications Presents)
Charles Monroe wanted one thing all of his life, to be a beautiful girl. After going to a party, which left him damaged physically, he desires transformation even more. He gets his chance when an unlikely visitor offers to teach him the tricks of the highly lucrative, and illegal trade of body pumping, using liquid silicone. With his new skills in play, Charles rises to the top and before long is given the name, Tranny 911. Although he tries to be happy with his new found fame and love interests, his jealous friend Dixon Wood does all he can to bring him down. Tranny 911 is a novel that will have you screaming at the pages and demanding justice, from beginning to end. Enjoy!

Tranny 911

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Skeezers (The Cartel Publications Presents)
Skeezers— what happens when the movie THE PLAYERS CLUB meets CINDERELLA? After a tragic accident, Spyrella Combs’ dream of being a dancer is thwarted. In a web of depression, food becomes her sanctuary and she finds herself playing maid to her physically fit cousins. But not for long. A successful stripper, Carlita Fields is being forced to choose between her man who prefers his women submissive and her over bearing cousin Monique who believes blood is thicker than wet kisses. Monique Redfield is the headliner at Club Skeezers and the self-professed boss over her cousins Spyrella and Carlita. Reeling in thousands of dollars a night, she has it all except what she really desires. The love of her best friend…Poe. After plotting and scheming Monique’s wishes come true. That is until a long lost blood relative returns with a new body and moves that threaten more than her position at the strip club. Skeezers is all drama! No Cliffhangers!

Skeezers

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Skeezers 2

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Shyt List (The Cartel Publications Presents)
Based in Southeast D.C., Shyt List, is an explicit street tale about what occurs the moment Revelation and Revenge meet. When Yvonna's ghetto fabulous world is rocked after the brutal murder of her high school sweetheart Bilal Santana, at the hands of her father, she learns a lot about the people around her. Behind her back they conceal a sultry secret involving her best friend and deceased boyfriend. Unable to move past her anger, which eventually causes her to get into a major car accident; she leaves D.C., fleeing only to Baltimore. There she remains nourishing the hate she feels inside. Four years later, angrier and crazier than ever, she decides to return home to one by one exact revenge on those who made what she affectionately refers to as her Shyt List. From defecating on a gravesite, to murder, she reigns supreme at completing her mission of destroying their lives. That is until she reaches the last name on the list. With him her plans are difficult to carry out. Will the love she feels for him prevent her from following through with her plan? Or will old memories push her to go even further? In the end all will be revealed, and you'll be blown away!

Shyt List 2: Loose Cannon

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Quita's DayScare Center (The Cartel Publications Presents)
Some daycare centers have your child s interest at heart...Quita's Daycare center is not one of them! Quita never pretended to run a professional center. So when her license gets revoked, after a spiteful parent complains to the Office of Child Care services, because her bad son Lil Goose was kicked out of the center, Quita feels relieved. Now she can offer cheap prices and beat the legal competition in her neighborhood. Out from up under the rules that O.C.C. enforces, she crams twenty kids in a center built for eight. Her motto is, Pay the vig or watch your own kid. Although the center s conditions are unsavory, she brags about fat pockets and fly gear. But what happens when Cordon, the son of Flex, a well-known drug dealer, goes missing? She has to answer to him and her life, as well as the lives of her staff members, is threatened. Quita's DayScare Center introduces you to the worst parents in the world and their offspring. You've never read a book like this before we guarantee it! You'll think twice before you drop your kids off again. At least we hope so!

Quita's DayScare Center

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Quita's DayScare Center 2

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Pitbulls in A Skirt (The Cartel Publications Presents)
If you make it through the gates which house Emerald City, one of D.C. s deadliest projects, you ll run into four women with colorful ski coats and designer jeans. And if you don t belong, you'll quickly find out what they have nestled inside the purses they keep closely to them. These females aren't just pretty faces. They were taken out of their beds and placed on the throne by the hustler's they loved. Their only request was that the Emerald City squad remain true. But when Thick, the self proclaimed leader of the clique decides to bring an outside chick into the picture, to floss using the money their girlfriends earned, the security of the operation is jeopardized, sides are chosen and all hell breaks loose. Immediately they decide to remove the gang-stresses from power to prevent their emotions from interfering with business. But it's easier said than done and their ungratefulness only insights their fury. Once they shared their beds together, now they fought a war against one another for the ownership of a million dollar empire. Four women against their ex men. Who will reign supreme? The men who taught them everything they knew about the game? Or the Pitbulls In A Skirt?

Pitbulls in A Skirt

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Pitbulls In A Skirt 2

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Pretty Kings (The Cartel Publications Presents)
BET called 'Pretty Kings' a must read! The Pretty Kings became the most notorious drug lords in the United States. This is how their reign begins. Bambi and her sisters in law have it all. They are married to brothers of the highly respected Kennedy family, rich and hopelessly in love. As promised, the Kennedy Kings decide to get out of the drug game, after, a one hundred million dollar meeting with The Russians, whom they never met personally. First, the Kings have to return home from LA. But, while in a casino, something so devastating occurs, which their wives witness via video calling, that changes the wives lives forever. The next day, emotionally beaten, Bambi remembers the meeting with The Russians that is to take place on Saturday. Although grieving, she considers how life will be without her husband and penniless. Bambi tries to facilitate the meeting without their husbands but is unsuccessful. The Russians are expecting the Kennedy Kings only. Not wanting to miss and opportunity to take care of her family for the rest of her life, Bambi comes up with a plan. However, for this plan to be executed, the wives would have to take over their husbands identities.

Pretty Kings

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Pretty Kings 4: Race's Rage

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Raunchy (The Cartel Publications Presents)
Raunchy is a heartbreaking, explicit story of failed mother and daughter relationships. And although hope looms in this tale, it can undoubtedly be said that if some women are not fit to be mothers, Harmony Phillips is the worst of them all.

Raunchy

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Raunchy 2: Mad's Love

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Raunchy 3: Jayden's Passion

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A Hustler's Son (The Cartel Publications Presents)
Based out of Bladensburg, Maryland, Janet Stayley spent her life looking for a hustler. She never knew she would find one in her 15-year-old son, Kelsi. Surrounded by violence, drugs and lies, Kelsi murders in self-defense. Suddenly Kelsi becomes charged with the newfound feeling he associates with becoming a man and feels he can take on anything, including his mother's cheating lover. The heat of murder ensues and Janet feels it's time to make a permanent move out of Maryland. Before doing so, she plans one last murder which, if goes as planned, could ultimately be worth millions. To top it all off, Janet has not revealed to her son the biggest secret yet.

A Hustler's Son

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A Hustler's Son II

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