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Price of Fame
Price of Fame
by Amaleka Mccall
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Murder, mystery, and indiscretions abound in this suspenseful page-turner from an up-and-coming urban lit author, concerning a heroic detective and two women in the porn industry who are all soon forced to deal with demons from their past.... (read more)

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In My Hood #01: In My Hood
In My Hood #01: In My Hood
by Endy
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Desiree never ventured out much in her hood until she met and fell in love with Bilal. Their bond is so tight, it seems like they were made for each other. But when the couple witnesses a vicious double murder, their love is put through a grueling test... (read more)

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Push Comes to Shove (Zane Presents)
Push Comes to Shove (Zane Presents)
by Oasis
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A fast-paced tale of greed—Push Comes to Shove examines the pitfalls and struggles that an honest family faces to survive the perils of financial woes. The bills are due again for Greg “GP” Patterson, but this time, they wont get... (read more)

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Family Over Everything
Family Over Everything
by Paige Green
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Being raised in the raw, gritty streets of Northview Heights in Pittsburgh isn’t easy. Twin brothers, Deion and Day’onne Jenkins, have grown up in the cold streets of the Pennsylvania community with their adopted mother, Melissa, and their... (read more)

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What We All Long for (08 Edition)
What We All Long for (08 Edition)
by Dionne Brand
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Dionne Brand powerfully delves into uncharted aspects of urban life, the bittersweetness of youth, and secrets families try to hide. Tuyen is an aspiring artist and the daughter of Vietnamese parents whove never recovered from losing one of their... (read more)

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The Secrets of Paradise Bay (Urban Renaissance)
The Secrets of Paradise Bay (Urban Renaissance)
by Devon Vaughn Archer
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Archer continues to captivate his loyal and growing list of fans with a realistic, passionate, and highly entertaining contemporary love story filled with romantic suspense.... (read more)

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Shattered
Shattered
by Kia Dupree
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Kiki's world is turned upside down when her partially deaf mother loses custody of her children, sending Kiki and her siblings into foster care. After running away with a friend, the two run straight into the arms of a pedophile in disguise, who lures... (read more)

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The Corner - Slim's Revenge Part 1
The Corner - Slim's Revenge Part 1
by Alex Richardson
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Slim has made millions legally and illegally. He is about to retire from the game with the beautiful Lisa, a sista he loves and adores. She feels the same for Slim but that love is put to the test when an old flame steps back into her life and he is also... (read more)

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Diary of a Street Diva
Diary of a Street Diva
by Ashley
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The authors deliver a riveting, urban tale that chronicles the life of a good girl who runs into a bad situation, and becomes lost in the world of sex, money, and mayhem.... (read more)

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The Perfect Sister
The Perfect Sister
by Destiny Allgood
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Love is usually the tie that binds a family together. The very foundation of the Thomas family, on its way to being one of Baltimoreas most wealthy and respected, is built on decades of secrets, lies and betrayal underneath the umbrella of a fatheras... (read more)

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A Stripper's Chronicle
A Stripper's Chronicle
by Tammy Allen
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Maria's existence as a stripper takes a 360-degree turn once she uncovers her slick husband Poppy and her best-friend Moe's grimy little secrets. A Stripper's Chronicle takes you there, behind the scenes of misleading deceptions of infidelity, and into... (read more)

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The Affliction
The Affliction
by Ezra L. Johnson
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Tahir McNeil is faced with some serious life challenges as a maturing young man growing up in a Connecticut city. In the midst of trying to find his place in the world, he's unwillingly tasked with trying to hold together his crumbling nuclear family... (read more)

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Against the Grain
Against the Grain
by Freeze
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“FREEZE IS THE COLDEST NEW AUTHOR ON THE COME-UP.” -Nikki Turner Love him or hate him, Arkadian “Kay” Frost has made his mark on the streets of Baltimore as the leader of a close-knit group of friends: Mike, the ladies man; Tank... (read more)

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Love & Loyalty: Not Just Anotha' Hood Love Story
Love & Loyalty: Not Just Anotha' Hood Love Story
by Tamara Leigh Downs
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Lia Campbell spent her teenage years chasing the love of the hustla she felt that she was born to spend her life with no matter what drama he pulled her through. After one more stint Upstate, he comes home ready to make things right and settle down for... (read more)

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Payback Ain't Enough
Payback Ain't Enough
by Wahida Clark
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The #1 Queen of Street Lit WAHIDA CLARK delivers the latest installment in her best-selling series PAYBACK AIN’T ENOUGH Filled with the same glamour, sex and danger, we dive back into the hip-hop drama where old rivalries and new beefs arise in... (read more)

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The Most Beautiful Face in the World: Two Novellas (Contemporary Writers)
The Most Beautiful Face in the World: Two Novellas (Contemporary Writers)
by Xue Shu
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The Most Beautiful Face in the World contains two stories from noted Chinese author Xue Shu. The title story is an intricate look at the life of Ah Xing, a man who sees the world with his hands. Blind since birth, Ah Xing has a fully independent and... (read more)

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Sistah for Sale
Sistah for Sale
by Miasha
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After her father was killed and her mother was deported, Sienna grew up in Miami's prostitution scene in the care of her father's business partner, Chatman. Beautiful and ambitious, Sienna determines that the best route to the life she wants is to become... (read more)

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Cut Throat
Cut Throat
by K. Roland Williams
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Quincy Underwood is a well known local celebrity in his hood. He's street smart, handsome, and the talented lead vocalist for Taboo, the hottest Neo Soul R&B band on the East Coast. Quincy's deepest desire is to live the lifestyle that he knows he... (read more)

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Sister Girls
Sister Girls
by Angel M. Hunter
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Hunter pens a moving and emotional tale of four female friends whose love, loyalty, and compassion for each other pulls them through their weakest moments and cheers them through their triumphs.... (read more)

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The Game of Deception
The Game of Deception
by Victor L. Martin
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Get it how you live it, is the foundation of the street lawmakers. When two well connected Arabs enter the city limits of Durham, North Carolina, they do so without knowing the rules of the land. Pay close attention to the main character of your favorite... (read more)

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