African American Fictional Series

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God Don’t Novels
Mary Monroe

God Don’t is a poignant and passionate series featuring lifelong friends Annette Goode and Rhoda Nelson. [Contemporary Fiction]

God Don’t Like Ugly (1)
God Still Don’t Like Ugly (2)
God Don’t Play (3)
God Ain’t Blind (4))
God Ain’t Through Yet (5)

Tremain Family Saga
Guy Johnson

The story opens in 1916 in the steamy bayous of Louisiana. After killing two corrupt, white deputies raiding an African American smuggling operation, Young LeRoi Tremain escapes and goes to France to fight in World War I. [Historical Fiction]
Standing at the Scratch Line (1)
Echoes of a Distant Summer (2)

Gideon Trilogy
Eric Jerome Dickey

A powerful hit man, Gideon is the master of the game in a jet-setting world dominated by money, women, and violence. Living off the grid, making love on the run, he makes his living as a contract killer by enacting the revenge of the brokenhearted...for a price. [Urban Fiction]
Sleeping With Strangers (1)
Waking with Enemies (2)
Dying for Revenge (3)

Precious Cummings Novels
Deja King

Precious Cummings came from nothing but was determined to have it all. Using her most deadivy weapons – undeniable beauty, body and street savvy brains, Precious sets out to change the cards that she has been dealt. [Urban Fiction]
Bitch: the beginning (1)
Bitch Reloaded (2)
The Bitch is Back (3)
Queen Bitch (4)
Last Bitch Standing (5)

Easy Rawlins Mystery Series
Walter Mosley

Easy Rawlins is fired from his factory job in 1948 and after working for a mobster, he finds that he has skills as an investigator. [Mystery]
Devil in a Blue Dress (1)
A Red Death (2)
White Butterfly (3)
Black Betty (4)
A Little Yellow Dog (5)
Gone Fishin’ (6)
Bad Boy Brawly Brown (7)
Little Scarlet (8)
Cinnamon Kiss (9)
Blonde Faith (10)

Million Dollar Trilogy
R. M. Johnson

An inspired fusion of realism and romance, The Million Dollar Trilogy is an unpredictable caper of lust, betrayal and family ties. [Urban Fiction]
The Million Dollar Divorce (1)
The Million Dollar Deception (2)
The Million Dollar Demise (3)

Parable Books
Octavia E. Butler

In 2025 California, an eighteen-year-old African American woman, suffering from a hereditary trait that causes her to feel others’ pain as well as her own, flees northward from her small community and its desperate savages. [Science Fiction]
Parable of the Sower (1)
Parable of the Talents (2)

Curtis Black Novels
Kimberla Lawson Roby

The Reverend Curtis Black is handsome, charismatic and the pastor of a prominent Baptist church. While preaching simple values, however, the ‘good’ reverend is grabbing money and power behind the scenes. Follow the story of Curtis Black and his family in the following novels. [Contemporary]
Casting the First Stone (1)
Too Much of a Good Thing (2)
The Best-kept Secret (3)
Love and Lies (4)
Sin No More (5)
The Best of Everything (6)
Be Careful What You Pray For (7)
Love, Honor, and Betray (8)


Vanessa Miller

Elizabeth Underwood and Nina Lewis thought the unfaithful men in their lives caused their storms. But as they are forced on a journey of self-examination, they realize that something greater is needed to heal the hurts that trouble their souls. [Christian Urban Fiction]
Former Rain (1)
Abundant Rain (2)
Latter Rain (3)