Category: African American Urban Fiction

By Jessica N. Watkins

After every little thing that he has been via, Omari cannot even see himself in one other courting. simply the idea of Simone Campbell makes him shy away from any chick. even if it is the baddest whinge or a overseas chick, he will move. yet then "she" got here into his existence and that every one replaced. he is able to reside and love back, and he or she simply may be the only. that's, if Simone does not damage it like she has every thing else in his lifestyles. Simone and her depraved, lethal methods are again. yet she isn't really nonetheless that devious aspect whinge that is enthusiastic about Omari Sutton. Now, she's captivated with staying out of felony. besides the fact that, one glimpse of Omari and his new prime girl explanations her madness to resurface. Little does she comprehend, Detective Keisha Howard is simply as obsessed as she is and will not sleep till she tracks down Simone to make sure that she will pay for all of her murderous ways.

In secrets and techniques of an aspect whinge four, each lie, trick, and homicide is laid out at the desk, and karma starts off to take its revenge on a few, whereas new existence starts off for others.

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By Shvonne Latrice

Who has extra secrets and techniques than the Benjamin family members? that is the query everyone seems to be thinking about, because it turns out at each nook, there's something new and explosive shooting up. within the ultimate installment, extra revelations come to existence, and insufferable truths are confronted. Will the have the capacity to make it out as soon as and for all? Or will their activities turn out to be too damaging this time around?

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By Lisa Lennox

once we final visited the South Bronx, the South Bronx Bitches and an notorious drug ring, promoted lies, betrayal, and disloyalty leading to drama and loss of life. no one s lives have been ever a similar. Six weeks later, Dink and Laci are adjusting to existence as students at Boston collage. yet with Laci scuffling with the demons of her earlier dependancy by the hands of the South Bronx Bitches, and Dink suffering to evolve to the respectable lifestyles clear of his former drug empire, will their pasts hold them from relocating ahead? Smurf has taken over the South Bronx in Dink s absence. while he joins up with the mysterious soiled, who involves city with a brand new product and plans to take over the country, can they stay away from the succeed in of a detective hell bent on fixing the mysterious deaths of Dame, Marco and Crystal? Or will Smurf s personal strained courting along with his mom play a component within the death of his newly obtained empire? Lisa Lennox offers during this fast paced, emotional sequel to her most sensible promoting first novel, Crack Head. With an finishing so unforeseen, and revenge so chilly, fanatics might be conversing approximately this ebook for years to come.

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By STEPHANIE ACON

within the aftermath of 5 murders, together with her top friend's, it was once Island who'd walked away respiring, and bearing in her hands a brand new child, and well... a brand new existence. a brand new existence, plus a brand new ring on her finger. It used to be she who’d arose from the smoke of every little thing that went up in flames. And, it was once she who'd emerged from the threshold of loss of life with the affection of her life—Joi—at her side.

Now existence is nice. lifestyles is especially good.

'Til that reliable existence takes a screeching develop into one other darkish nook of fact, the place Island realizes for the final time, that every thing comes with a price.... together with Joi.

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By Lady Lissa

Who may have imagined one guy can make such a lot of girls loopy? Onyx is in love with Starr, his ally, yet cousins Mandy and Lucy can't appear to allow them to be. Onyx is now a freshman in university and Starr is a senior in highschool. even supposing the 2 of them are aside, they're handling to make their dating paintings. the gap does not anything yet cause them to develop fonder. that announcing absence makes the center develop fonder is easily actual as a result. the 2 fall more durable and extra in love than they ever idea possible.
Starr’s little shock additionally fuels their burning hearth. The pair are actually nearer than they’ve ever been sooner than. Starr’s dating along with her mom has reached some degree of no go back, and so they come to some degree the place she is able to stream in along with her sister. yet Starr’s little bomb strengthens not just her dating with Onyx, but additionally her mother’s. It even is helping fix the connection among her sister Maggie and their mom.
Lucy takes drastic measures to get the fellow she feels she merits, so she decides that may swap the remainder of her existence. Mandy feels the strain of realizing that Onyx hasn't ever enjoyed her. listening to him say it leaves her devastated and out for blood.
Will Starr and Onyx get the fortunately ever once they so desperately wish? Will Lucy’s plan paintings or will she turn out in detention center? discover what occurs in this rollercoaster trip to ever after in ATL…

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By J. Jakee

Nola is a constant manipulator! via her manipulative strategies, she has in some way made every person love her. notwithstanding, in the event that they particularly knew her, their love will be natural hatred. The feisty 29 year-old woman turns out to have all of it: appeal, style, a ecocnomic occupation, and disposable source of revenue. but, she nonetheless wishes extra— the good-looking and widowed Pastor Ronnie Robinson, who in order that occurs to be the daddy of 1 of her closest sorority sisters. even though her expensive buddy Marley is opposed to Nola’s try to pursue her father, Nola is prepared to possibility wasting sisterhood so that it will achieve what she believes to be future.
Leaving a breadcrumb path of lies and deceit, Nola is confronted with conserving her awesome popularity inside her sorority bankruptcy, whereas secretly pursuing her forbidden love curiosity. With threats of being uncovered, contaminated, and wasting every thing, Nola turns out to have succumbed to the stereotype of being in simple terms a troublemaking, egocentric grown-girl who lives off of her family's cash.
Is Nola attempting to fill a void that not anyone in the world has the ability to fill?? Can anyone like Nola win a pastors’ heart?? in this unforeseen trip, Nola encounters drama, previous undesirable behavior, hidden darkish secrets and techniques, new relationships, researching her real self, and whatever significant that may switch her existence forever...

Beautiful Liar is the debut fiction novel to the Sisterly kinfolk sequence written via J. Jakée. So prepare to twist up in your favourite spot of the sofa--don't fail to remember your favourite glass of wine--and let the pages to tug you into the prevalent, but strange international of sorority lifestyles after university; when it comes to romance, betrayal, life's rollercoaster, spirituality, envy, yet most significantly sisterhood. As a member of the 1st black Greek letter sorority , J. is ready to easily paint a pragmatic viewpoint on sorority/sisterhood stories in the entire sequence, so that you don't need to overlook one bankruptcy of any of them.

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By Conrad Prophet,Shon Norman,Andrea Daniel,Kahn Santori

After twelve years of unexpected situations that saved Rene Anthony Davis and Bridgette Marie Tate aside, they ultimately turned one. Giving up his outdated way of life, his presidency of I.C.C. and allegiance to Johnny Miller, and forgoing his modify ego in alternate for God, love and kinfolk, is tougher than he can have ever imagined. Will Rene Anthony Davis reside as much as the vow he made to his highschool sweetheart to attempt his toughest to go away his violent way of life at the back of? Or will the pains and tribulations of relations existence and the occasions that influence these just about him, strength his regulate ego to resurface completely. Returning him to his sinister darkish part the place dying of his enemies is the single factor that brings him peace.

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By Dondidit Live

Come beat ya toes in those Oakland streets and get a dose of this strong dope storytelling. 5 riveting stories created to seize the attention of urbanites and ghetto dwellers who like to be entertained by way of the sport all hustlers love…the streets. try out the distinction and the convoluted realizing of Jody Mack and C-Diamond. Let’s dig deep into the bag with Ju-Ju, Buckshot, and Beetlejuice. Or higher but, let’s see what Shi**y and Junebug received up their sleeves. this might ensue to any people. It might’ve occurred to we all. regardless of the case might be, come make a journey on a hustler’s send, and notice in the event you realize any of an analogous clash within the content material. an afternoon within the Life…unfolds correct in ya lap; correct the place it’ll be until eventually you overdose in this game.

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By Malikah Harris

Generational Curses relies on essentially the most debatable themes identified to man... family tree. the place do you come back from? How can one lie regulate all of your lifestyles? Set within the fictitious city of latest Metro, this tale is the adventure of Joanna Karen Smith who attempted to elevate her 5 daughters with no the impression in their fathers. Joanna a sufferer of rape and abuse as a tender baby has grown and over come many stumbling blocks and hardships which lands her within the eye of the typhoon. She notices that the attention is a truly peaceable position until... after she obtained a package deal from her deceased grandmother. moving her complete genealogy leaves her pondering who her actual father is. checking out the reality takes greater than a D. N. A. test.

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