Below is a list of the African-American books on sale during the month of DECEMBER 2021. Click on the title for our review of the book. Click on BUY to purchase.
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CHRISTMAS AT THE CHÂTEAU - Rochelle Alers
Bainbridge (Book #2)

Harlequin Special Edition
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(30 November)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
Executive chef Viola Williamson has to have the kitchen up and running by the time the Bainbridge House restoration is complete. Working closely with Dom Shaw, Viola is struck by her hotter-than-mulled-cider attraction to her family estate’s handsome caretaker. It’s obvious that he feels it, too-yet Dom keeps his distance. Can Viola convince him that with all this cooking going on, he’s the only one stirring her heart?
INCONVENIENT ATTRACTION - Zuri Day
The Eddington Heirs (Book #1)
Harlequin Desire
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(30 November)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
Tech developer Cayden Baker has been blindsided by Avery Gray twice. It seems the stunning event planner who totaled his luxury car is also responsible for planning his elite charity event. And since he's a member of the club where she works, fraternizing is strictly off-limits…though he’s never been one to follow others’ rules. Then Cayden discovers Avery’s involvement in a scandal that upended his life years ago. Will it change everything for them now, too?
WHAT HE WANTS FOR CHRISTMAS - Brenda Jackson
Westmoreland Legacy: The Outlaws (Book #3)

Harlequin Desire
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(30 November)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCEE
It's been ten years since she broke his heart, but Leslie Cassidy's elegance still stuns rugged Alaskan executive Sloan Outlaw. Now, thanks to a ruthless enemy targeting Leslie's company, Sloan can use his wealth and influence for something nice-and something naughty. He'll save her company-if she'll spend a week with him at his luxurious winter retreat! But when a snowstorm keeps them cabin-bound, this notorious Outlaw will discover that getting what he wants for Christmas might be more than he bargained for…
HOLIDAY PLAYBOOK - Yahrah St. John
Locketts  of Tuxedo Park (Book #3)
Harlequin Intrigue
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(30 November)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
All marketing executive Giana Lockett wants for Christmas is to land an endorsement deal with Wynn Starks’s sports drink company. It’s tough being the baby girl in a family of alpha men, and this will finally prove her worth to the Locketts’ football dynasty. Also tough? Securing a meeting with Atlanta’s most elusive billionaire. Giana’s not giving up, and once she makes contact, the prize gets closer…and so does Wynn’s bed. The chemistry between her and Wynn is hot. But business is business, until pleasure changes all the rules…
BAYOU CHRISTMAS DISAPPEARANCE - Denise N. Wheatley
Harlequin Intrigue
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(30 November)
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ROMANTIC SUSPENSE
Mona Avery is determined to investigate Dillon Reed’s high-profile missing person case in the Louisiana bayou. Even if stubborn Detective Reed insists the hotshot investigative journalist is a hindrance. For Mona, the case is personal, especially at Christmas. Working closely with the detective makes it hard to deny their attraction. But a killer wants Mona’s story silenced…and only Dillon can keep her safe…
AND THEY LIVED HAPPILY AFTER - Therese Beharrie
Zebra Books
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(30 November)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
Successful romance author Gaia Anders has a secret: anything she dreams at night is magically written into her bestselling novels. After a lonely childhood in foster care, her dream life is the only one she trusts. Gaia’s waking life just can’t compare-until she gets caught in one utterly surprising, crazy-passionate, real-life kiss . .
BACKSTAGE BENEFITS - LaQuette
Devereaux Inc. (Book #2)

Harlequin Desire
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(30 November)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
Lyric Smith didn’t become the nation’s most successful lifestyle guru by losing focus. Yet Josiah Manning, daytime television’s hottest-and sexiest-young Black producer makes her do just that. Publicly, Josiah wants Lyric to star in a new talk show. Privately, he’s headlining her sexiest fantasies. But when their explosive chemistry leads to complications instead of contracts, will Lyric find the ultimate partner to help her crush her rivals…or exit stage left alone?
ALASKAN CHRISTMAS ESCAPE - Juno Rushdan
Fugative Heroes: Topaz Unit (Book #2)

Harlequin Intrigue
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(30 November)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
An elite CIA kill squad has located hacker Zenobia Hanley’s Alaska wilderness hideout. With commandos hot on Zee’s heels, she’s saved from capture by her neighbor John Lowry. Zee has kept her yearning for the SEAL, who has a disability, in check to shield him. But, despite her secrets, John’s determined to protect Zee regardless of the risks. Because there’s more at stake this Christmas than just their lives.