Category: African American Urban Fiction

By Vickie Stringer

The final installment within the soiled purple sequence: half V. ask yourself what occurred to crimson? discover now...Dirty pink, nonetheless soiled, Dirtier Than Ever, Low Down and soiled, soiled Love

Vickie M. Stringer is a publishing Icon and writer: together with think This, enable that Be the explanation, soiled pink, nonetheless soiled, soiled Than Ever and the (NEW) soiled Love. She is the writer of Triple Crown guides, probably the most profitable African American publication publishers within the U.S. and in a foreign country. She has been featured in such sought after information media because the ny occasions, Newsweek, MTV information, Publishers Weekly, Vibe, Millionaire Blueprints, Writer's Newsweek, Black Expressions, and lots of more.

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By Rollie C. Gray Jr

Strickland, a B-Boy from the Southside of Chicago grew up within the 80's and 90’s through the golden period of Hip-Hop; rhyming and scuffling with at the Chi-Town streets ready him to take over what could develop into one billion buck undefined. throughout the overdue 90's the United States replaced and Hip-Hop go well with. there has been an inflow of cash in Hip-Hop, however it got here with a cost.

Hip-Hop grew to become darker, and Strickland turned darker with it. He needed to decide to give a contribution to society or upload to its dying. What occurs should you converse the reality? What occurs in case you point out the elephant within the room? You all of sudden detect that what you believed to be actual is not anything greater than an insignificant Reality.

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By Kae Brown

Clinton Woman's Facility in New Jersey is the house of Ms. Diamond Staple. She is presently serving 25 to lifestyles. As Diamond sits in reformatory she displays on her lifestyles from formative years to maturity. Diamond grew up in a suburban local, had 2 loving mom and dad, lots of pals and a very good schooling so the place did she get it wrong? How can an individual with loads assistance prove in lots hassle? Its continually been acknowledged that love is blind, however the query Diamond poses to you is "How Blind is Love.Really?" Strap in and sign up for Diamond as she takes you at the bumpy curler coaster experience known as her lifestyles. With ups and downs and swoops and turns you wont think the issues this suburban stylish has been via. From first likes to loves misplaced, most sensible neighbors to arch enemies, lifestyles to loss of life. Diamond has a narrative to inform and hopes you wont ever are looking to stroll a mile in her shoes.

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By Lisa Lennox

What occurs if you get too stuck up in hustling? appealing Taj Jenson spends her evenings acting lesbian intercourse exhibits for an all-male viewers and earns giant money owed whereas doing it. yet her nonstop way of life jam-packed with money, partying and medicine all comes crashing down while she meets San, a candy woman with a young soul who Taj develops deep emotions for. Taj attempts to flee the hustling lifestyles for you to stay in most cases with San, yet breaking out of the sport is more durable than it kind of feels. Taj’s international speedy spirals uncontrolled as she heads on a dizzying trip via life-or-death events, severe wealth and severe poverty, love, possibility, and betrayal, all in a determined quest to outlive. It’s play or be performed, and Taj will do no matter what it takes to return out on top.

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By Deanne Smith

till Tavares met Abdora, her existence used to be below photo excellent. It have been choked with chaos, drama, sadness, heartbreak, and betrayal. Now, she’s dwelling a lifetime of normality that she by no means imagined. She's in love, a mom of twins, and her estranged mom and dad are again in her existence. correct whilst Tavares appears like she has been dealt a great hand within the online game of lifestyles, she comes toe to toe with dying and wins. After waking up within the sanatorium, Tavares appears like she’s again on a rollercoaster journey with drama.
As she begins to piece issues jointly, she learns the ACID CONNECTIONS in her lifestyles aren’t a twist of fate however the results of funds, lust, and greed. Tavares is not just a good looking face. She's coming for everybody who took it upon themselves to play Russian Roulette together with her existence. She desires her fortunately ever after, and whilst her revenge is completed, she is going to get simply that.

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By Arquay

Sheila and Rob have had a tumultuous dating for the earlier years because of Rob's philandering methods. while Sheila's ally Lauren invitations her on a girl's journey to the Dominican Republic, she is a bit hesitant yet welcomes the a lot wanted break out! while the journey results in Lauren's dying, it comes as a surprise to all however the greatest shock is that it's Rob who holds the foremost to fixing the mystery!

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By Edrea Davis

Hip-hop meets civil rights during this riveting saga exposing the corrupt setting created via the governments use of snitches. John JC Powell is making extra money than he can count number, supplying for his complete family members, and at the verge of profitable again the affection of his existence. whilst he s arrested, convicted, and imprisoned in response to the testimony of somebody he relied on, JC struggles to transparent his identify and come back resources seized via the govt.. because the items of the puzzle come jointly in a stunning court docket drama, JC realizes that he's stuck up in a ruthless video game, taking part in opposed to a process manage to win in any way helpful. SnitchCraft juxtaposes the subjects of kinfolk, spirituality, and social justice, opposed to a backdrop of a favored Southern California nightclub and escalating gang violence. An “After the ebook” part contains a reader s consultant of dialogue questions and a source consultant of agencies operating to reform the felony justice system.

"SnitchCraft, a hugely steered novel indicates many aspects of African-American lifestyles - the power of kinfolk bonds, romance, spirituality, gang violence and fraud in the felony justice method, " Detrel, APOOO e-book membership

"Edrea dropped a few historic wisdom and a few political details that all of us want to know. i actually dug this publication, and i am inspired through this author," Shamontiel L. Vaughn - "Message from Montie"

"SnitchCraft used to be sturdy from the start to the very finish. I hugely suggest the book!" Renee Brown

"A riveting tale approximately betrayal, greed and corruption," Books2Mention.

"Snitch Craft hits the nail at the head of a sensitive topic for plenty of; snitching and a corrupt justice approach. " The city publication Source

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By Valina R. Rudolph

What may You Do If, in a single second, You discovered all of your existence used to be A Lie?

"I did it." those 3 phrases, uttered through Brianna's father, replaced her lifestyles endlessly. convinced in her father's innocence, Brianna have been confident that the jury had made a mistake. as an alternative, along with her father's act of contrition, every thing she believed to be actual is all at once referred to as in to question.
Heartbroken and harassed, Brianna units out to determine the reality approximately her earlier. yet what she discovers is greater than she may have ever imagined. From the aunt who helped bring up her to the recent love in her existence, it sort of feels as if every person in her lifestyles has a mystery time table. Shattered a bit extra by way of each one revelation, Brianna reveals herself on my own with out one to trust.
Now that i am greater invitations you alongside on Brianna's trip as she courageously uncovers the reality approximately her earlier and unearths the power to include her future.

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By Cachet Johnson

not anyone stated dwelling a double lifestyles used to be effortless. while Raimone marries his highschool sweetheart and begins a kinfolk, he’s nonetheless now not chuffed. What’s extra, Raimone’s spouse Sasha does not be aware of that her husband fathered a toddler correct below her nostril along with his mistress NaTaisha. After 4 years of sitting at the sidelines, NaTaisha will do no matter what it takes to smash Raimone’s kin and regulate him – no matter if it potential placing him in the back of bars. After Raimone is published and a pregnant NaTaisha is located inside of her domestic brutally murdered, the hunt is on for the killer. choked with pressure, intercourse attraction, and real-life occasions that occur on a daily foundation, the twist and turns of this love triangle will make your jaw drop. you are going to inform your self: YOU KNEW BETTA!

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