Category: African American Urban Fiction

By Yulanda Mitchell

Phyllis Woods has really lived a hard-knock existence. whereas attempting to do something about the deaths of her mom and child sister, in addition to a brother who is in criminal, Phyllis will get stuck up within the quick existence. She spends her days struggling with a cocaine dependancy, and hiding from a ruthless drug broker whom she owes handsome profit to. Phyllis quickly reveals herself dealing with a homicide cost. She cleans herself up, alterations her id and is now residing at the run. Her ally, Trina, convinces Phyllis to maneuver together with her to North Carolina to begin over. almost immediately after, the drama begins to spread. Phyllis learns the tough manner that Trina simply cannot be depended on. She has no concept that Trina is harboring a mystery so stunning that it'll switch either one of their lives forever.

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By Ashley White

Born and raised in ny, Katyna Pucci strikes to Washington, DC after witnessing the murders or her mom and dad, and committing her personal checklist of crimes. Years later a graduate of Howard college university of legislations she meets Vladimir West, a employed murderer who doesn’t have any plans of giving up his company until eventually he meets the lady of his dreams.
Together they reside a lifetime of luxurious, love, and secrets and techniques in their personal. till a sad incident occurs, and it separates associates from enemies, and try their love for one another.

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By Kristina Gilchrist,Alicia Pinkney

Haunting nightmares of a prior that hasn't ever been forgotten, life-changing information that results in ideas of revenge, a lover dealing with existence in criminal, a scandalous plot that turns lethal, deceit and wondering ones religion in God are only a number of the underlying tales informed in soiled Roses. soiled Roses is the heritage of and the wish for the "Rose that Grew from Concrete". This personality pushed novel supplies a peek right into a a part of Washington, D.C.'s tradition that regularly is going not noted. From the 80s crack epidemic to "go-go" track to gentrification, soiled Roses is uniquely written leaving readers either entertained and enlightened.

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By Scotty Ray

Rooted deepin the guts of South-Baltimore's Cherry-Hill Projects,A tale approximately love,war,friendship and cash emerges.Follow me,as we take a stroll in Scotty's dimension new shoe as he makes the transgression from driving the bench to changing into a celebrity participant within the drug game.
"O" brief for "Official" bands jointly a click on of younger squaddies referred to as "The Wallboys" and attempts to take over the drug industry during this closed community.
Rivalgangs,Babymama drama,police and a gaggle of younger vixens often called the "slater-girls" all collide during this roller-coaster trip that you'll no longer are looking to miss.so carry directly to your seats through the sex,shoot-outs and scandels that might preserve you up all evening turning pages.

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By Allysha Hamber

Dream has been via hell and simply while she suggestions existence couldn’t deal her one other deadly blow. Now sought after and at the run for homicide for killing the fellow who stole her formative years away shape her, time turns out to continually deal her one deadly blow after one other. At some extent while all desire appears misplaced, Dream unearths solace within the desire that she is going to someday see her female offspring back after she stolen from her by means of the Madam Dream as soon as thought of a chum. but if the Madam refuses to provide her the knowledge she seeks, Dream units out on a plot of revenge. As she has the Madam at gunpoint, police arrive and Dream now unearths herself at the back of bars watching for trial. Feeling hopeless and on my own, Dream will depend on a reference to a guy she forbidden to take care of.
Detective Garvonni Williams has positioned his occupation at the line, falling for the very homicide suspect the legislations says he needs to convey to justice. Dream has touched his middle in a fashion the legislations may by no means comprehend and Garvonni is in jeopardy of wasting the hugely adorned profession he labored so tough to achieve. Demons from his prior tie him seriously to Dream within the current and fuels him to be a big a part of her destiny. traces were crossed, limitations damaged and a guy left lifeless in a whore condominium. less than suspension, Garvonni focuses all his power of attempting to support Dream. Can he give you the support she must provide her an opportunity at trial so she won’t need to spend the remainder of her lifestyles at the back of bars or will his demons and the flack from the legislations enforcement group get within the manner, inflicting Dream to slide in the course of the cracks?

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By Tylise Campbell

The climb up any ladder of luck could be a tricky and treacherous trip, yet upload 3 buddies who paintings and play jointly into the combination and that trip becomes a visit jam-packed with twists, turns and unforeseen results. operating behind the curtain within the song undefined, Damon, Kenya and Tariq achieve greater than simply luck and notoriety, in addition they achieve envy, deceit and betrayal among one another. The Breaks of the tune take their toll on their relationships and friendships, concluding that this online game isn’t for everybody. The impact that The Breaks have on those pals is surprising and should continue you guessing correct up until eventually the end.

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By Cooley,Jerald Harris

Leon eco-friendly and Stony Taylor, formative years neighbors turn out getting stuck up dwelling within the quick lanes at the suggest streets of Chicago’s notorious Southside. With the Windy urban propelling opposed to their backs and the starvation for the finer tastes of lifestyles imbedded inside of their souls, they either locate themselves looking for the great lifestyles to flee the nightmare in their truth. even supposing, from time to time they could look headed in contrary instructions, while it’s all acknowledged and performed, the ploy to overcome funds MACKING & homicide will lead them down a deadly route to the line to the riches…The purely query is; will they reside to inform their tale? cash MACKING MURDER!!! WELCOME TO THE CHI! the place THE STREETS ARE GRIMEY, BLOODY AND DEADLY!

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By Wesley Snipes,Ray Norman

The acclaimed actor makes his fiction debut with this enchanting city fable within which a holy warrior needs to persuade a physician without religion to assist cease a robust demon and his minions from succeeding in developing hell on earth—a exciting event of technology and religion, reliable and evil, damnation and salvation.

Imagine that everybody you've ever identified or enjoyed was once pressured opposed to their will right into a country of demonic ownership and non secular slavery. think an unholy cabal of the world’s richest and strongest males directing this sinister plan as a way to cement their unbridled keep an eye on of the planet.

Imagine heroes rising from that darkness to do conflict with the forces of evil.

Set within the suggest streets of Chicago, Talon of God is the action-packed event situated round the Lauryn Jefferson, a gorgeous younger health professional who's dragged right into a doubtless very unlikely conflict opposed to the invisible forces of Satan’s military and their human brokers which are bent on enslaving humanity in a project to set up the dominion of hell in the world.

But Lauryn is a skeptic, and it’s merely as she sees a diabolical drug sweep her urban and starts to coach within the methods of a spirit warrior by way of the mythical guy of God, Talon Hunter, that she discovers her real nature and internal power. dealing with harmful trials and assessments, it’s a real baptism by means of hearth. And in the event that they fail, thousands may possibly die. And rivers of blood might circulate in the course of the land.

Imagine such horror. Such soreness. and picture what it's going to take to struggle opposed to it. for less than the most powerful and such a lot trustworthy will survive?

Get prepared. Armageddon techniques quickly.

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By Darnell Davis

upon getting married and relocating from ny, Alene is plagued with one misfortune after one other, ultimately plummeting her right into a fearful breakdown. The unconditional love of her sister Thelma, now a prosperous retired instructor; is left with out selection yet to depart her cozy domestic within the Baltimore suburbs and stream in together with her sister to the internal urban tasks. whereas nursing her sister again to motherhood, a secret's buried that unearths its long ago into their lives and demanding situations their love, religion and kinfolk devotion.

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