African American Urban Fiction

Download e-book for iPad: Army of One (Urban Renaissance) by A.K. Henderson

By A.K. Henderson

a tender army couple from Indiana is separated via a deployment and haunted by means of secrets and techniques. Shamar Jackson, a sergeant within the U.S. military, struggles to take care of a protracted distance dating, whereas his spouse Jelisa fights to flee the earlier she by no means informed him approximately. Lies and deceit stand to break this younger couple’s kinfolk, yet will the reality sort things or worse?

Still tied to the streets, Shamar is set to maintain his kinfolk intact in any way helpful. After returning domestic from battle, he's now confronted with the truth that the battlefield has been at domestic the complete time. he's compelled to turn into an Army of One.

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Download e-book for iPad: A Thug's Redemption by The Author- Yani

By The Author- Yani

no longer your commonplace "thug" during this urban-tragic drama filled with suspense with a twist of irony. A Thug's Redemption hits domestic for plenty of city youths who easily simply intend to make it out of the 'hood ALIVE! happening in a single of the roughest neighborhoods in North Philly in the course of a time while crime and violence was once as general as hot-sauce on fried poultry, and the enticements of the ecocnomic road pharmacy company a quick break out from the impoverish and hellish nightmare that Jamal and his brother lived in, this highway lit novel teaches a harsh lifestyles lesson that might both reason Jamal to make wiser judgements, or ruin him thoroughly. What starts off out as an eye fixed for an eye fixed mind-set to avenge his most sensible friend's homicide, who Jamal believed was once killed due to his personal activities, sucks him into the road existence and lands him correct in the midst of a drug struggle among his cousin Samir, a popular head determine within the drug dealing enterprise, rival drug gangs, and crooked Philadelphia law enforcement officials. Jamal is seen as a "thug", a faulty, hassle making, dope dealing, cube taking pictures, fist combating thug who's prone to see the final lid to his casket or the sliding bars to a prison cellphone ahead of the age of 21. yet those that understand Jamal individually remember the fact that quite all he wishes is to maintain his brother secure and feature a lifestyles with a stunning younger girl named Tamera who is helping him to work out that there's even more to lifestyles outdoor of what he is been uncovered to in North Philly. yet can Jamal quite have that lifestyles, or is it like Biggie Smalls acknowledged- "It was once all a dream..."?
A determined movement by means of his more youthful brother Shawn brings again the haunting evening from Jamal's prior the place he stuck his first physique, killing the individual liable for casting off his ally. And now regardless of how difficult he is attempted to guard his brother from the lifestyles he was once uncovered to, Shawn may be able to face prison time for a homicide he did not dedicate or worse... simply while Jamal thinks he is out debt to his cousin Samir for assisting him accomplishing the hit years earlier than, Jamal is again at his mercy purely this time, the cost for his debt could be greater than what he can come up with the money for to spare. during this city fiction drama, what is going round, comes round and Karma comes again to say what the universe is owed within the worse real way for Jamal. yet to guard the folks he loves, Jamal is keen to do no matter what it takes, no matter if it charges him his life.

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Chicago City Blues by Jarrett Robinson PDF

By Jarrett Robinson

An African-American kinfolk migrates from a rural Mississippi city to the town of "Big Shoulders" in the course of the interval of the "Great Migration" in look for a greater lifestyles. in the course of their lives within the "Windy urban, they witness the start of the Civil Rights circulate, homicide, the evolving of the robust Chicago road Gangs, Riots, Drug habit, blues track, prejudgement, and heartbreak. searching for a fashion via all of it, the family members unearths how to stick jointly and continue to exist via many "forks" of their highway. With all of them having "The Blues", all of them create how to care for their brief comings. within the end,valuable classes are realized, which will get them to their subsequent aspect. all of them discover that their "Blues" should be by no means finishing. period of time is from 1954-1973.

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Read e-book online What Bae Won't Do Saga (Urban Renaissance) PDF

By Genesis Woods

What occurs while the boy round the corner doesn’t are looking to be your homeboy anymore? That’s the query twenty-five-year-old JaNair Livingston has to invite herself while the horny and captivating Semaj Edwards desires to turn into greater than simply her neighbor. Any girl in her correct brain will be drawn to the tall, darkish, gifted, and horny Mr. Edwards. So what was once JaNair’s problem?

Jerome Hayes, JaNair’s most recent love and present boyfriend, has been sweeping her off of her ft because the day they met. Already feeling that JaNair is the only for him, Jerome plans to do any and every thing to maintain her in his existence, no matter if it potential protecting secrets and techniques and mendacity to the girl he loves. whilst truths are uncovered and lies are printed, will the shoulder Semaj lends for tears become the shoulder JaNair bites into while he exhibits her pleasures she’s by no means identified?

JaNair attempts to keep up a dating with Jerome whereas her emotions for Semaj appear to continue to grow improved. whilst, her trifling and loopy cousin Mya is as much as her previous tips, attempting to make Jerome her guy. Will she ultimately reach getting the guy who doesn’t wish her, or will all that mendacity, backstabbing, and blackmailing pay off?
 Get wrapped up within the drama with writer Genesis Woods and discover what the subsequent guy is keen to do while your bae won’t.

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Download e-book for iPad: Fox Grove, Perfect Imperfection by Larry Coppins

By Larry Coppins

whilst somebody has robust emotions for anything or an individual they could say "perfectly imperfect" essentially asserting that they settle for the issues, they prefer the item or individual adequate that they see earlier the entire insecurities, a fashion of claiming that the object or individual ideal to them.

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Lorenzo 'el Gee' Gladden's Super Senior: FMU c/o 2001 PDF

By Lorenzo 'el Gee' Gladden

whilst each pupil reaches highschool age and the hunt for larger studying is coming near near, there's an previous asserting that may turn into a staple within the choice making strategy approximately university existence. “College often is the top 4 years of your life,” they are saying. “You will meet lifelong neighbors and forge bonds with people who will final forever.” that won't be real for everyone.

Super Senior takes you on trip from commencement evening throughout the collegiate occupation of Andre Marshall (Hidden Agendas.) collage existence is a distinct animal contemplating the peer strain, intercourse, events and incessant highway journeys. Many scholars lose specialize in why they're really there.

Through all of it, Andre forges throughout the wilds of 2 schools, demise, indecisiveness among ladies, the difficulty of placing himself via college and attempting to hold sanity as he makes an attempt to reside a regular university lifestyles.

Nestled at the outskirts of Florence, South Carolina stands Franklin Memorial college (commonly known as FMU.) From the skin taking a look in, FMU stands as one of many state’s greatest amenities of upper schooling. as soon as you’re enrolled and are in the bounds of the yard…anything is going. by yourself for the 1st time, you get a first-hand event of the issues that no university pamphlet or campus stopover at will ever show.

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Download PDF by Charlie (Chawtoma) Davis: The City Line Bus Stop: Bringing the City Together

By Charlie (Chawtoma) Davis

within the urban Line Bus cease: Bringing town jointly, Victoria Vasalle, referred to as mom Ve-Ve, a transit operator and a daring individual, knows the felony highway tradition round her. She had misplaced of her sons to the harmful way of life of crime. After the lack of her moment son, mom Ve-Ve turns into referred to as consultant of peace. Her brothers serving in public carrier, one a police officer and the opposite a bus operator, motivate her to maintain powerful and never flip to bitterness. go back and forth with mom Ve-Ve as she offers with borderline personalities and disorderly passengers whereas navigating an ambiguous course of peace. Believing that one individual can unfold the effect of peace to others, mom Ve-Ve slowly is helping deliver the folks of town jointly via her commitment to residing her existence peacefully in the course of violence and crime.

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Download PDF by Joy Deja King: Stackin' Paper Part 3: Born Sinners

By Joy Deja King

Genesis has spent his whole lifestyles combating the demons of his prior. eventually while he chanced on the interior peace that often looked as if it would elude him tragedy moves once more. With the opportunity of spending the remainder of his lifestyles in felony and not reuniting together with his spouse back, Genesis will desire assistance from every person who cares approximately him to ever be loose. Can ideally suited, Lorenzo, Amir and T-Roc do the most unlikely or are the playing cards stacked so excessive opposed to him Genesis needs to settle for that his destiny has been written?

Talisa and Skylar are either in love with a similar guy. One is his spouse who Genesis believed was once useless and the opposite is a lady he promised to proportion his destiny with. yet just one may have his center. What are the ladies keen to do within the identify of affection? discover in Stackin Paper half 3.

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The California Saga (Urban Books) - download pdf or read online

By Chunichi

whilst Michael Burroughs arrives at the scene in Virginia seashore from L.A., he floods the East Coast with top-notch product and fast earns his name because the California Connection—Calico for brief. he is additionally a tender brotha with a knack for buying no matter what he wishes out of ladies. whilst he meets Jewel, sparks fly and issues fast spin uncontrolled. whilst Calico exhibits his real colours, Jewel understands simply easy methods to get revenge.
Jewel turns into the queen of the streets. She's getting cash in a tremendous means. the one challenge is that she not desires to percentage her throne. upload to this a federal research dubbed Operation California Connection, and Jewel may well quickly be dealing with her downfall.
while the dirt settles, Jewel is left with a boyfriend at the run and a federal case pending opposed to her. Jewel is anxious with just one factor, even though. She is decided to offer her unborn baby an exceptional existence, one who does not contain medicinal drugs, lies, and deception. Armed with a mother's love, Jewel makes use of her road savvy to attempt to achieve again every thing she misplaced, minus the pain.
The California Saga is all approximately revenge and retaliation, whether it ability snitching and snaking. it really is approximately cash, energy, and greed.

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Download e-book for kindle: The Oaks II: Part I (A Royal Oaks Series Book 2) by Jessica Loving

By Jessica Loving

keep on with Nita again to the suggest streets of Grand Prairie, Texas. Freshly published from penitentiary yet now not able to pass domestic again within the Oaks. With a bit push she returns to discover her nephew's spouse on the door soaked in blood. not anything has replaced as existence within the Oaks maintains; the 303 boys nonetheless working crack and residing lifestyles at the area. attempting to not make an analogous blunders two times, the affection in Los' marriage turns into a reminiscence as woman is not able to deal with the lack of their fourth baby and runs in to the palms of one other guy. not able to take the extra strain of an uncontrolled spouse, Los falls out of affection and runs again into the fingers of Royal Oaks.

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