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House of the Patriarch

by Barbara Hambly

No one can talk to the dead . . . can they? Free man of color Benjamin January gets caught up in a strange, spiritual world that might lead to his own demise, as he hunts for a missing teenager in this gripping,...

Matthew Henson and the Ice Temple of Harlem

by Gary Phillips

MATTHEW HENSON AND THE ICE TEMPLE OF HARLEM is the first in a new exciting retro rollicking adventure series from 2021 Munsey Award-nominee Gary Phillips. This re-imagined pulp novel follows the Doc Savage-style...


by Christopher Chambers

In the lively, but desperate world of D.C.'s underbelly, a Black homeless man must quickly learn the ropes of being a detective after a wealthy ex-government official sets him up to take the fall for a brutal...

Never Give Up

by W. D. Foster-Graham

Never Give Up is a family saga about Earl James Berry, patriarch of the Berry family and lifelong friend to Elijah Edwards. Like Eli, Earl is a man of character, honor, and integrity, highly respected, well...

Find Me When I'm Lost

by Cheryl A. Head

Shortlisted for the 2021 Lambda Literary Award in LGBTQ Mystery.

When Charlie Mack is hired by her ex-husband?s new wife Pamela, things get awkward quickly. Her ex, Franklin, has been charged with his brother-in-law?s...

Lady of Perdition

by Barbara Hambly

Benjamin January heads to the "Slaveholders' Republic" of Texas to locate a kidnapped girl and help a woman who saved him from the noose.

April, 1840. Benjamin January knows no black person in their right mind...

The Mueller Report: Report On The Investigation Into Russian Interference In The 2016 Presidential Election

by Robert S. Mueller

The wait for The Mueller Report is over. This strikingly designed edition has been prepared by expert typographers – allowing for an optimised, immersive reading experience. "From the moment [the report] was...

Murder with Collard Greens and Hot Sauce

by A.L. Herbert

Mahalia?s Sweet Tea boasts the most flavorful soul food in all of Prince George?s County, Maryland. But as events at the beauty industry?s leading trade show turn ugly, owner Halia Watkins needs to bite into...

The Exploits of Beau Quicksilver

by Florence M. Pettee

Scourge of the underworld, “that damned dude dick”—Beau Quicksilver was an enigmatical crime-chaser—a mercurial master. A predecessor to Philo Vance, this detective solved seven separate cases in the...

Smells Like Stars

by D. Nandi Odhiambo

Journalist Kerstin Ostheim and freelance photographer P.J. Banner have been together six months after meeting on a dating website. As their wedding fast approaches, they question their compatibility while investigating...

The Situationship

by Jamila Jasper


Not quite a friendship, not quite a relationship

Some women would consider that a HOT MESS 

But not me. 

I liked no-strings-attached fun with Mark.

That is, I liked it until I got pregnant... 


The Family Secret

by Jamila Jasper

Book #2 of the MAFIA ROMANCE SERIES, Becoming A Riccardi 

Eve never thought she'd fall for a guy in the mafia. 

But she did -- and now they have a beautiful baby boy.

A tragic event devastates their family.


Out Of Bondage

by Jamila Jasper

Book #3 in Jamila Jasper's best-selling interracial mafia romance series.

A dead man rises with the intent to destroy Eve and Nico's wedding.

They have one last battle to fight before they can leave the mafia...

Cold Flash

by Carrie H. Johnson

In Carrie H. Johnson's explosive series, forensic firearms specialist Muriel Mabley takes a one-way plunge that's outside the law…


Muriel doesn’t have the option to cool her life...

One Man Dancing

by Patricia Keeney

One Man Dancing is based on the true story of a young Ugandan actor-dancer growing into artistic maturity during the murderous regime of dictator Idi Amin. It follows Charles from his youth in Uganda’s colonial...

Murder with Macaroni and Cheese

by A.L. Herbert

A Maryland soul food chef catches a bitter killer while catering her high school reunion in this “sweet-tart and wickedly wholesome” mystery (Publishers Weekly).

Halia Watkins loves her life as proprietor...

Bury Me When I'm Dead

by Cheryl A Head

Charlene "Charlie" Mack is a PI in Detroit. Born and raised in the city that America forgot, Charlie has built a highly respected private investigations firm through hard work, smart choices, and relentless...

The Diamond Lens

by Fitz James O'Brien

“The diamond lens “ is a novel written by Fitz James O’Brien in 1858. The story is about a man who falls in love with a being he sees through a microscope in a drop of water....

Murder with Fried Chicken and Waffles

by A.L. Herbert

A fast-talking businessman is felled by a frying pan: “Soul food and sassy characters…a feast that will satisfy the appetites of readers.”—Library Journal


Welcome to Mahalia’s Sweet Tea—the finest...

A Long Stretch of Blue

by Denis Gray

Arfel Booker is a great young blues musician in the 1940s South. One night, after playing a blues gig in a new town, a beautiful woman takes him back to her log cabin to make love. In the morning (after blacking...