Hey Girl! Check out these new releases from December 12th-18th.
Luck & Christmas by Aimi Myles
A Christmas Romance Novella
All Shauna wants is for one of her friends to volunteer at the Turkey Race with her. She wasn’t looking for love, including her past high school crush, Ren. The guy who was kind of there for her as a friend. She didn’t need nor want to be part of his Christmas wish list.
Ren had his past, filled with fun, but he wasn’t satisfied. No woman was right for him. That was until he ran into Shauna again.
This book stands alone from Luck &
Holiday in Houston (Holiday Sparkle Book 3) by Bettye Griffin
ONE GORGEOUS RENTAL GOWN, FOUR MAGICAL NIGHTS…
Get your holiday sparkle on with this novella of roughly 20,000 words, part of a series revolving around the Internet rental of one very special formal…
To Larissa Carvalho and her mother Valentina, the McGee family of Houston, Texas, are their saviors. The family, in Brazil for an extended work assignment, got Valentina and her young daughter out of the slums of Rio after Valentina’s husband was murdered. Larissa, just four years old at the time, grew up idolizing Devin, the younger of the McGee’s two sons. Not having seen him since her mother remarried around the same time Devin left for college hasn’t dimmed her crush, even though their paths haven’t crossed in a decade-and-a-half…
Devin McGee is disappointed when his planned date for the Snow Ball, Houston’s premier African-American charity event held just a few nights before Christmas, falls through. Not wanting to be perceived as available by a horde of husband-hunting females, he considers not going when his mother suggests she get the daughter of her longtime housekeeper to be his date. Devin remembers Larissa as a cute pigtailed kid and can’t imagine them having anything in common, but agrees to the arrangement. He’s totally unprepared for the stunning woman Larissa has become…
Could Larissa’s long-held dreams actually come true on this Holiday in Houston?
Don’t Disconnect by Tiffany Campbell
In Dominic “Kole” Summers’ world, darkness is a friend, fear is her neighbor, and love appears in the form of a curse, impossibly unattainable and only defined by pain all due to the nightmare she refers to as her past. Constantly trying to escape its haunting, she finds herself right back at the place where it all began. The same place where Kole is forced to face her darkest memories that ultimately led her down the path of self destruction, which caused her to disconnect from all that she knew.
After laying with the dark for so long, and with everything she holds dear on the line, will she finally choose to connect?
Back to Life by JD Duval
Dirk and Roxanne decide to take a chance with one another. As the holidays come to an end, Roxanne learns that Dirk was just what the doctor ordered. Dirk has a goal of finally being with the right woman and balances his company and love life to accomplish just that. While Roxanne is falling for Dirk and getting back in tune with the city, Dirk’s past is trying to creep up on them. Will either of them allow obstacles to stand in their way?
While Roxanne is slowly letting her guard down, Dirk is thankful that he has met a woman who shares the same interests as him. He is not about to allow anything or anyone stand in their way either. Follow Dirk and Roxanne as they get to know one another and as Dirk tries to bring Roxanne back to experiencing a new life.
Embraced by Danger by Michelle Wilson
After failing to bring a murderer to justice, Georgia Johnson left her home and fiancé to start a new life. When her young son falls ill, she returns to the scene of the crime, and the only man who can help her—ex-cop and ex-fiancé, Malcolm Washington.
But the murderer knows she’s returned, and with her, the deadly secrets that could ruin him. To save her son, Georgia must face a ruthless killer, but the dangerous desires and old hurts between her and Malcolm threaten to rob Georgia of the one person she can trust to protect her.
Heart’s Warfare by Taisha S. Ryan
Amari Starks has nothing else to lose. His fiancée dropped him like a bad habit. And he just quit his corporate job that nearly drove him insane. So, when his friend Izzy, an independent filmmaker, reaches out to him in need of a favor, he agrees.
Not only does he need a break. He would finally have the chance to chase his childhood passion. Film. But here’s the catch. He would have to leave his comfy life in New York. And travel all the way to Nigeria to capture footage of the destructive terrorist organization, Si Jinde. His biggest challenge yet. His life then takes a whole different speed, when he meets Yewa, a fiery seductive temptress from Nigeria.
With the heart of a lioness. And a hustler’s spirit, survival is all Yewa knows. Love is not. That is until she meets Amari Starks, a man different from what she’s used to. When their worlds collide, something beyond their comprehension compels them together. And both hearts are tested in ways they never imagined as they fight their toughest battle yet…love.
The Winter Reunion (Restoration Series Book 1) by Rhonda McKnight
Everyone knows the woman in the “viral” video that hit two million views on YouTube. Humiliated, Tamar Johnson changed her name and disappeared behind the embarrassing video that captured her losing her virginity on prom night. But who was the guy?
NFL Running Back Stephen Pierce is football’s darling. He’s spent his entire career doing community service work with at-risk kids, and endeared fans as a devoted Christian, even claiming celibacy. It’s time for his high school reunion. Stephen is determined to get his EX, Tamar, to come out of hiding, even going as far as posting their prom picture on Instagram in hopes that she would accept the challenge to show up.
Tamar isn’t interested in the reunion, but her boss is. She writes for a small magazine. Stephen Pierce is a BIG story.
With reunion activity in full swing, the tension between Tamar and Stephen reaches an unbearable level. Before it’s over will the world find out who the real Stephen Pierce is? And will Tamar survive spending time with the only man who’s ever had her heart?
All I Want For Christmas Collection
Christmas Time Is Here…
And Brown Girls Books is bringing you nineteen talented writers, sharing heartwarming stories filled with the joy, sorrow and downright drama of this magical season. Christmas time brings out the best – and for some, the worst – in us and these holiday tales capture it all, just in time to warm your soul for the holidays.
All I Want For Christmas is filled with tear-jerking, treasured, and laugh-inducing stories. Like Sonia Johnston’s “Home for Christmas,” a ripped-from-the-headlines story of one woman willing to risk everything to have her husband home by Christmas morning….or Stacie’s Lee’s amazing story about second chances in “Two Wise Men”….Then there’s Cryssy Dee’s “Red Heartstrings,” which explores a hopeful journey from shattered dreams to peace and joy…and Yvette Danielle’s “The Beat of My Drum,” which tests a single mom’s faith as she tries to fulfill the wish of her son… or Joyce A. Brown’s “Please Come Home For Christmas,” a tale about a not-so- picture perfect family gathering … And “Sister Grinch” by Venita Alderman Sadler about a women who is set on making everyone’s Christmas miserable…and many more. All of which are bound to fill your heart with of all the joy, wonder, and magic of the season.
Troubled Heart: A Novella (The Reed Family Book 2) by Tyora Moody
Forensic artist Toni Reed loves when her work helps the police catch criminals. Tasked with helping a traumatized woman identify her attacker, Toni is troubled when she sketches a face that resembles a man from her past. Is it the same man who brutally attacked her two years ago?
Despite longtime family friend Detective Cam Noble’s insistence that she not interfere with the case, Toni becomes obsessed with seeking justice. Will she let God lead her to come to terms with her past?
The Promise of Christmas (The Spirit of Christmas Book 3) by Vanessa Miller
3rd book in the Spirit of Christmas Series
Tina Jones, grammy award winning diva will finally get what’s coming to her in this Christmas novella.
Tina Jones is the only member of the Four Ts still singing R & B. Going solo was the best thing she could have done for her career. She is now at the top of her game and should be happy. But Trinity, Theresa and Tara have something that Tina doesn’t and this Christmas she has decided that it is time to make all of her dreams come true.
But Tina’s dreams are the stuff nightmares are made of. She realizes that she is too selfish to have a husband like her friends. But Tina also realizes that turning her back on God was the worst thing she’d ever done. She desperately wants to come home.
Pastor David King is recently widowed, but he has never forgotten about the woman who helped him to see that he needed Christ in his life. This Christmas he will help Tina to see that life is so much more than fame and possessions. If Tina can regain her faith, she’ll discover that it hasn’t only been God waiting on her, but a love like no other, meant just for her.
Real Bachelors of Atlanta by D.D. Bridges
Calvin, Dorian, Emory, and Bishop are four sexy bachelors who are living their dreams in Atlanta, GA. Between their successful careers and the crazy ration of women to men in Atlanta, it’s expected that there would be at least a few scandals involving hot ladies. Calvin has decided that true love doesn’t exist and believes all women should be taught a lesson. Dorian, the lawyer, manages to lay low and maintain non-committal situationships while focusing on his legal career while Emory puts his career as a music producer on the line when he foolishly starts to mix business with pleasure. Bishop, a pro football player, seems more prone to scandalous encounters than the others and always finds himself at the center of a media storm while. When tragedy strikes, these friends are forced to analyze their womanizing ways and decide if it is worth it to continue living life in the fast lane.
Charming Without Chance II: Crimson Love by SLF Entertainment
It’s been one year since we were introduced to Logan Raquel Mitchell. From her last job at a flower shop, she finds herself at E. Bright Elementary teaching 3rd graders. To add more to her plate, her best friend MaKenzie is getting married. With love in the air, Logan struggles with it in her relationship as she and William approach their first anniversary. A surprise trip to California seems like the perfect getaway, but after running into her ex, Logan discovers that even when she’s done with the past, the past will always catch up with her. In a whirlwind of emotions, strength becomes her primary navigator while juggling kids, a runaway bride, and borderline cheating. Logan has to decide if she’s ready to face her fear of love or date another man.
Please Come Home For Christmas by Kahillah Fox
Zahara reluctantly goes home for Christmas, a holiday she despises, and finds herself snowed in with her ex, her boyfriend, pregnant little sister, and overbearing mother.
Adrian Daniels wants one thing, to get his ex Zahara back. But he’ll have to face a snowstorm, years of bitterness, and her current boyfriend to get her back in his arms.
Can their love overcome pain from their past, a snow storm from hell, and the man in the red suit, Santa Claus.
Please Come Home for Christmas is an African-American sweet romantic comedy with a little bit of heat and spice, with everything nice.
A Southern Gentleman by Tracy Reed
“A woman walks into a crowded bar and meets a nice southern gentleman.” That sounds like the beginning of a bad joke or the beginning of a fun love story.
At first meeting, Avery Marshal and Jeremiah Logan, have nothing in common. He’s from Alabama and she’s a native New Yorker. He loves steak and potatoes and she’s trying to loose ten pounds. He thinks her curves are sexy and she loves his accent.
However, their mutual attraction is pointless, because he’s only in town for a few months. But how much time do you need to know you’ve found the “one”?
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