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A PIMP’S LIFE by Treasure Hernandez

The life of a pimp: glamorous to some, dangerous to others. Mack sees his life as both. Born into the street game, Mack makes his living turning girls out. To him, it’s just business, and if it means sometimes he has to be crue...
 
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TABOO by Yoshe

New York City’s Rikers island jail has a reputation for being one of the harshest jails in the United States. Within Rikers Island, there is a unit known as The Bing, which houses criminals so dangerous that they must be confin...
 
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CRAZY IN LOVE by Yoshe

To some men, Corrections Officer Sean Daniels would be considered the luckiest guy in the world. He has two gorgeous ladies vying for his attention. Corrections Officer Yadira Cruz is a feisty hot tamale with a history of faile...

 
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Road Dawgz by K’wan

”It’s the penthouse or the morgue.” This is the philosophy adopted by Keshawn Wilson, a.k.a. ”K-Dawg,” self-proclaimed lord of the streets. Keshawn is the youngest of five kids and one of only two that doesn’t belong to his mot...
 
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CREAM: A Compilation by Tu-Shonda Whitaker, Danielle Santiago, and TN Baker

Essence Best Selling Authors T.N. Baker, Tu-Shonda Whitaker and Danielle Santiago unite to create a feisty yet Sheisty triple threat novella of love, drama and passion. Cream takes you through the life and times of Wassaun, Bru...

 
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GANGSTA: AN URBAN TRAGEDY by K’wan

For years Lou-Loc, an efficient assassin, and O.G., of the Crip Organization, did dirt. After dancing on the razor’s edge, he becomes weary of the street life that has consumed him during his years of service to his set. He beg...
 
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CRACK HEAD by Lisa Lennox

Lisa Lennox’s debut novel transports us to heart of the crack era – The South Bronx, New York, 1989. In the late ‘80s and early ‘90s, the crack epidemic swept through inner city communities like the plague. Mothers abandoned th...
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KARMA by Sabrina A. Eubanks

When narcotics detective Lucas Cain meets news reporter Justine Greer, she stops his playa attitude in its tracks. It is love at first sight as the two fall head over heels for each other, despite the influence of Justine’s jea...
 
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KARMA II by Sabrina A. Eubanks

The saga continues… When narcotics detective Lucas Cain meets news reporter Justine Greer, she stops his playa attitude in its tracks. It is love at first sight as the two fall head over heels for each other, despite the influe...
 
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NO LOVE LOST by Therone Shellman

The story takes place during the late 1980’s into the 90’s within various towns in Long Island, N.Y. and is based on the lives of Jermaine and Derrik who against their mothers wishes and struggles fall victim to a life of crime...