Below is a list of the African-American books on sale during the month of JUNE 2021. Click on the title for our review of the book. Click on BUY to purchase.
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THE REBEL HEIR - Niobia Bryant
Harlequin Desire
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(1 June)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
He’ll take it to the bedroom…The rebel of the wealthy Cress dynasty, chef Cole Cress, has only one rule: never fall in love. But the heat that keeps sizzling between Cole and his delectable fellow chef, Jillian Rossi, is irresistible-dangerously so. Because Jillian comes from a different world, and the Cress family will do whatever it takes to extinguish this blaze…even if Cole gets burned.
THE LAST LITTLE SECRET - Zuri Day
Sin City Secrets (Book #4)

Harlequin Desire
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(1 June)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
Is she willing to risk it all for one more night with the boss? Thanks to a year-long hiatus, interior designer Samantha Price is desperate for a new project. But the only client she can land is Nick Breedlove, a former one-night stand who’s dominated her fantasies ever since! The real estate billionaire agrees their partnership is strictly professional-even as his flirting promises more. If Sam gives in to their passion…will Nick learn the truth about their baby son?
A LOWCOUNTRY BRIDE - Preslaysa Williams
Harper Collins/Avon
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(1 June)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
Maya Jackson has worked for Laura Whitcomb, Inc, a renowned New York City bridal gown brand for years and dreams of becoming Head Designer. She has the talent, she just needs a chance to showcase her unique style. Due to an illness, she’s always prioritized her career over her personal life until Maya’s father fractures his hip and she returns to Charleston, SC. While home for only a few months, she’s thrilled to find an opportunity at the local bridal gown boutique, never expecting sparks to fly with its owner...
A FAMILY FOR THE FIREFIGHTER  Jacquelin Thomas
Polk Island (Book #1)

Harlequin Heartwarming
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(1 June)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
Firefighter Leon Rothchild had endured his share of grief. Still, honor compelled him to look after his late friend’s ex-wife and daughter. Though it was obvious the lovely Misty Brightwater could take care of herself, she welcomed Leon into her three-year-old’s life. Their family was a marvelous glimpse into the warmth of the one he’d lost and desperately missed. And perhaps it was the push he needed to risk everything again.
NIGHT AND DAY - Delaney Diamond
Quicksand (Book #4)
Garden Avenue Press
BUY
(1 June)
Reviewer: 
Brenda Larnell |  Rating: A
CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
When Tamika Jones arrives at the apartment on Hargrove Street, she expects to find her boyfriend, the money he stole, and the woman he cheated on her with. Instead, she finds Anton Bevins, a young attorney, who’s good-looking, bewildered by her appearance, and also a victim. Anton doesn’t know what to think of the baseball-bat-wielding firebrand who disturbed his weekend rest. But somehow he gets sucked into her charms. After one night together, he can’t get her off his mind.
THE TORN PRINCE - Zee Monodee
Royal House of Saene (Book #4)

Love Africa Press
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(28 May)
Reviewer:
Brenda Larnell |  Rating: A
CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
Prince Zediah ‘Zed’ Saene is the sensitive and solemn kind. Nothing shakes him from his solid rock persona. Until the day he crosses paths with Rio, a woman who inflames his body, scorches his heart, and burns his soul to cinders. His passionate love for her is strong enough to move mountains. Then tragedy strikes back home, and he is forced to exit her life without a goodbye.
THE SWEETEST CHARADE - Jadesola James
Harlequin Carina Press
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(22 June)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
Delysia Daniels didn’t intend any of this. Accidentally tagging the wrong person in a slightly racy photo could have happened to anyone. But when the slipup gains her thousands of followers and a much-needed opportunity, she takes full advantage. Fake dating an uptight history professor complete with the proverbial stiff upper lip will raise both their profiles, if she can just get him to agree.
REEL - Kennedy Ryan
Hollywood Renaissance (Book #1)

Scribechick Media
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(8 June)
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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
One moment in the spotlight...For months I stood by, an understudy waiting in the wings, preparing for my time to shine. I never imagined he would watch in the audience that night. Canon Holt. Famous film director. Fascinating. Talented. Fine. Before I could catch my breath, everything changed...
REDEMPTION ON RIVERS RANCH - Kathy Douglass
Sweet Brier Sweethearts (Book #9)

Harlequin Special Edition
BUY
(1 June)
Reviewer: 
Brenda Larnell |  Rating: A
CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE
Horse rancher Carson Rivers has his own emotional demons. There’s no place in his life for a divorced single mom pulling at his heartstrings. But when Gabriella Tucker and her adorable children move next door-the place of her favorite childhood memories-Carson’s tempted to help the heart-guarded beauty make more adult memories. Maybe Gabriella and her kids are the healing balm he’s been yearning for…