WHAT'S DONE IN THE DARK - ReShonda Tate Billingsley
Simon & Schuster/Gallery Books
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Reviewer:
Tricia-Ann Blades  |  Rating:  A
INSPIRATIONAL FICTION
Felise is not the kind of woman to cheat on her husband-especially with her best friend’s man. But after one perfect storm of a night, it happened…and she can hardly believe it herself. To top it off, when she woke up in the morning, she found that the man to whom she guiltily made passionate love died of a heart attack overnight. Felise, who is a nurse and a good citizen at that, leaves the hotel room without reporting his death.
BEYOND THE VELVET ROPE - Tiffany Ashley
Club Babylon (Book 1)
Harlequin Kimani/Single Title
PRINTEBOOK
Reviewer: 
Jennifer   |  Rating: D
EROTIC ROMANCE
Scoring a gig at Miami's Club Babylon is a fantasy come true for New York promoter Thandie Shaw. The hottest club on the strip is a magnet for major South Beach movers and shakers. And Thandie's about to meet the biggest player of them all.
WHEN MORNING COMES - Harmony Evans
Kimani Hottie (Promise Me Forever)
Harlequin Kimani/Romance
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Reviewer: 
Shirley Fleming |  Rating:  B
CATEGORY ROMANCE
Investment banker Isaac Mason isn't like the other men who strive for Autumn Hillard's attention. He's easily the sexiest man alive, and while his lean, muscular body screams temptation, his careful manner reveals nothing. Working her way into Issac's world at Paxton Investment Securities, Autumn intends to find out what makes the millionaire tick, while remaining detached in his enticing presence.
FIVE STAR DESIRE - Jacquelin Thomas
The Alexanders of Beverly Hill (Book 5)
Harlequin Kimani/Romance
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Reviewer: 
Janet Caldwell |  Rating:  C
CATEGORY ROMANCE
Kellen Alexander is all set to take his rightful place in his family's dazzling Beverly Hills hotel empire. But the aspiring architect finds himself up against a major obstacle…. Her name is Addison Evans, and she has the position Kellen wants! Worse, the petite beauty is arousing a scorching passion that could cost him his entire career.
MIDNIGHT PLAY - Lisa Marie Perry
The Blue Dynasty (Book 2)
Harlequin Kimani/Romance
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Reviewer: 
B |  Rating: Beverly
CATEGORY ROMANCE
As general manager of the Las Vegas Slayers, Danica Blue goes toe-to-toe with players whose size is matched only by their egos. Quarterback Dex Harper is the biggest and toughest of them all, with a hell-raiser reputation that he insists he doesn't deserve. And Danica, the good daughter who's always played by the rules, is suddenly tempted to break every last one.
PASTOR NEEDS A BOO - Michele Andrea Bowen
St. Martin's Griffin
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INSPIRATIONAL FICTION
Michele Andrea Bowen made a name for herself years ago during the African-American inspirational fiction craze. Now, in PASTOR NEEDS A BOO, she’s back with an amazing journey of faith, drama, and love.
Below are a list of the African-American books on sale during the month of JULY 2014.  Click on the title for our review of the book. Click on ISBN to purchase.
July 2014
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SEDUCED BY THE PLAYBOY - Pamela Yaye
The Morretti Millionaires (Book 1)
Harlequin Kimani/Romance
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Reviewer: 
Jennifer   |  Rating:  A 
CATEGORY ROMANCE
Fiery newscaster Angela Kelly wants nothing more than to take the Windy City by storm. But with her show's dangerously low ratings, she stands to lose everything. The pressure is on to save her career, and a tantalizing exposé on wickedly sexy professional baseball player Demetri Morretti might be her last shot. That is, if she can handle the irresistible desire brewing between them….
THE LAWYER'S LUCK - Piper Huguley
Home to Milford College (Prequel)
Liliaceae Publishers
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Reviewer: 
Brenda Maxwell   |  Rating: A
INSPIRATIONAL HISTORICAL ROMANCE (Novella)
Lawrence Stewart is a rare man. Raised with his grandmother’s Miami Indian tribe, as a Negro he has consistently walked between two worlds most of his life. He devotes his time and study to becoming a lawyer, fully intending to obtain justice for the ousted Miami Indians. No Negro man has accomplished these things before, but he is not daunted. He studies for his exams as he rides circuit through the backwoods of Ohio, handing out justice to people who cannot easily reach a courthouse. His life is perfectly set until one June day….
STAY WITH ME - Maureen Smith
Ecstacy Island (Book 1)
Wordsmith Enterprises
EBOOK
Reviewer: 
Brenda Maxwell |  Rating: B+
EROTIC ROMANCE (Novella)
Dallas reporter Sydney Russell is in desperate need of stress relief. When she and her best friends are invited to spend three weeks in the tropical paradise of St. Mirabelle, it’s just what the doctor ordered. Boasting white-sand beaches and lush rainforests, the beautiful Caribbean island throbs with an unmistakable sensuality…the kind that promises untold pleasures.
KNOCK OUT - Mallery Malone
The  Billionaire Club: New Orleans (Book 1)
St. Martin's Press
EBOOK
Reviewer:   |  Rating:
CATEGORY ROMANCE
Heavy weight champion, Sebastian Delacroix knows how to handle pain. But when he has a woman beneath him, in his bed, her softness in his hands, it’s all about hot, unforgettable satisfaction and all the ways he can take it and give it. No one walks away from him…Except one woman: Renata Giordano. And now she’s back. Strong, sexy, irresistible Renata. This time, she will not escape. Sebastian is coming for her and he’ll fight as dirty as he has to. She will be his.