K Elliott

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K. Elliott, aka The Well Fed Black Writer, penned his first novel, Entangled, in 2003. Although he was offered multiple signing deals, Elliott decided to found his own publishing company, Urban Lifestyle Press.

Bookstore by bookstore, street vendor by street vendor, Elliott took to the road selling his story. He did not go unnoticed, selling 50,000 units in his first year and earning a spot on the Essence Magazine Bestsellers list.

Since Entangled, Elliott has published five titles of his own and two more on behalf of authors signed to Urban Lifestyle Press. For one book, The Ski Mask Way, Elliott was selected to co-author with hip-hop superstar 50 Cent. Along the way, he has continued to look for innovative ways to push his books to his fans while keeping down his overhead. Not wanting to keep such valuable experience to himself, Elliott did two things.

First, in 2010 he forged his vision of low-cost publishing by in 21 Black Street, an eBookstore to mirror a traditional African-American themed bookstore - except it could totally cuts out a publisher's printing costs.

Second, Elliott created the Well-Fed Black Writer, a blog for authors to find life-hacking tips for more efficient, effective self-publishing. The Well-Fed Black Writer includes podcasts, video and blog posts, all to help aspiring authors turn their manuscripts into publishing success stories.

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Daddy Dearest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,060. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » General
After Carl "Hammer" Bobbit was sentenced to fifteen years in prison, he became obsessed with his daughter, Cataya.Through his best friend, Ron, he controls every aspect of her life. He regulates where she goes, what she watches on T.V and who she hangs with. He knows that Cataya hates him, but his fatherly instincts won't allow him to lighten up, or confess to his guilt.
Cuddles and Lay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Cuddles left her family and home in South Carolina in search of fame and fortune in New York City. There she befriends Candy and gets a job working at a strip club. Cuddles also meets the love of her life, Lay – a thug by trait but who would do anything for Cuddles. The night of Cuddles’ birthday is one neither will ever forget as Lay implements a plan that comes back to haunt.....
The Real Sluts of Hollywood Part 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,670. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » General, Fiction » Erotica » Contemporary
New life, new chapter for this raunchy and elaborate trio. Juliet has managed to place herself in a predicament that she is not ready to handle. For six months, she lived with her Sugar Daddy as an in-house personal slut. Juliet enjoyed the thrill of being told when to cum and when not to cum. The arrangement was perfect until Johnathan, Assistant District Attorney, walked into her office.
Repeat Offenders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Growing up, Leah dreamed of marrying the love of her life and living happily ever after. Becoming the wife of basketball star Kellen McNeil and living the lavish lifestyle was more than she could have ever hoped for. But when her dream turns into a living nightmare, will she have the strength to give up everything she thought she wanted in order to save herself?
The Point Of It All
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,610. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
As the new principal of Carter G. Woodson Middle School, Dannica Eaton is all about one thing - her students and their success. After all, it wasn't that long ago that she was a student there, herself. It was in the same hallways that she also fell in love for the first time with bad boy Bernard Wright, the son of the infamous neighborhood dope dealer who seemed destined to follow in his father's
When We Collide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,400. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
When We Collide Manus and the gang are back and their Essence/New York Bestselling Author, Kevin Bullock, is a free man. After being locked up for 5 years, he is ready for a new start; reaping the benefits of his success. The trilogy Court in the Streets has been generating attention but not everyone is a fan.
Cater To You
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Erotica
Ricky's husband complains that she loves her career more than she loves him. She decides to show him more by catering to all of his needs.
In The Cut 2: Payday
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,300. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Set in Durham, NC, In The Cut 2: Payday by Kevin Bullock is a mystery-suspense with a twist of urban & comedy. Manus' whole world brightens up when he discovers he has a nineteen-year-old brother named after his deceased father, Big Leet. But before he has a chance to get acquainted, his son, Lil Charles is kidnapped by an unknown source.
In The Cut
Price: Free! Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
After Manus is released from prison, he soon discovers that he has a seven-year-old son. While struggling to get his feet planted deep in the dope game, he becomes attached to the little boy. Being affiliated with other hustlers and robbers eventually jeopardizes his life as well as the child's.
Fantasy III
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,370. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Erotica, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Fantasy is a book of Erotic Fiction by some of today's most talented African American writer's. This New-Age Erotica, brings every desire to the surface, and explores taboos in the Black community like no other work of fiction. Nothing is off limits. Many writers have attempted to write great Erotica but none have done it as raw and uncut as Fantasy.
Fantasy II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,920. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Erotica, Fiction » African American fiction » General
A new twist on Black Erotica. An African American book filled with short stories dealing with lust-filled fantasies that will leave you wanting to fulfill your own. This book is filled with sexy and sensual tales. From kinky to just curious, or submissive to dominant, Fantasy will be sure to turn you on.
Fantasy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Erotica, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Fantasy is a book of Erotic Fiction by some of today's most talented African American writers. This New-Age Erotica, brings every desire to the surface, and explores taboos in the Black community like no other work of fiction. Nothing is off limits. Many writers have attempted to write great Erotica but none have done it as raw and uncut as Fantasy.
Catch 22
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Erotica, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Catch 22 is the fourth story in a SERIES of stories edited by K.Elliott that will make your sexual appetite crave more. After reading this, your partner will be forced to step up his/her game.
Beneath Her Nose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012 by K Elliott. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Erotica, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Beneath Her Nose is a drama-filled story of lust and lies. Follow Kima as she struggles to have her married lover all to herself.

Books

Kingpin Wifeys Part 7: Who Do You Love?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,990. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The action picks up right where we left off and many questions remain! The beef with Black and Mike continues and Black is on a mission to get it all back - his son and his money! Things could turn deadly and Mike will have to make a hard choice - family or money. Which will he choose? Shamari now has a completely new face and a mission to remain free. But he needs money and he needs it fast!
Kingpin Wifeys Part 6: A Starr is Born
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
In Part 6 Starr confronts Trey about the package and all his indiscretions. She is ultimately faced with a choice, whether to stay with the man that keeps breaking her heart, or leave. And if she leaves, where would she go? What would she do without his financial support and most importantly who will love her? Mike brings the beef with Black to Black's doorstep and could cost him.
Kingpin Wifeys 5: Lani's Dilemma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,940. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In the long awaited Part 5, Lani mourns the loss of Chris. Questions arise about Black's involvement. Was he or wasn't he involved in Chris’ death? And if he was, what is Lani going to do about it?
Kingpin Wifeys Volume -1-3
Price: Free! Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Lani, Starr and Jada are girlfriends to some of Atlanta's biggest drug dealers but they are friends. Proceeds from drug dealing allow them to live a fabulous lifestyle. But all is not great in the land of milk and honey.
Tri-sexual
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Erotica
There is a secret society of the uninhibited and they are willing to explore their sexuality at all cost.

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