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  • The Preacher's Son | Carl Weber

    The Preacher's Son

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Carl Weber
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor, Lizian Mitchell, Cherise Booth, and others
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    The Preacher's Son captivates with all the intensity expected of a Weber novel. Bishop T.K. Wilson is a pillar of the community, pastor of the largest African-American church in Queens, NY, and has always tended to he needy. Running for borough president, he faces one shocking revelation after another that could not only derail his campaign, but also force him to reevaluate his family values.

    Mrs. Julius says: "Flygirl"
  • We Love You, Charlie Freeman | Kaitlyn Greenidge

    We Love You, Charlie Freeman

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By Kaitlyn Greenidge
    • Narrated By Cherise Boothe, Karole Foreman, Myra Lucretia Taylor
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    Frustrated by the limitations of cross-race communication in her predominantly white town, a young African American girl teaches herself to sign. Years later, Laurel uproots her husband and daughters from their downwardly mobile, overeducated, and underpaid life in the South End of Boston for Cortland County, Massachusetts. The Freemans are to take part in an experiment: They've been hired by a private research institute to teach sign language to a chimpanzee.

    N. Madsen says: "Amazing"
  • Lessons From a Younger Lover | Zuri Day

    Lessons From a Younger Lover

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 9 mins)
    • By Zuri Day
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    With smoking hot hits like Lies Lovers Tell and What Love Tastes Like to her credit, Zuri Day has built a considerable fanbase for her scorching contemporary romances. When 40-year-old teacher Gwen Smith travels home to care for her sick mother, she meets a potential new mate who makes her head spin. A “black Fabio,” 26-year-old Ransom Blake knows his way around the bedroom—and he’s about to take Gwen back to school for some lust lessons.

    Slim says: "Enjoyable Book"
  • Mama's Boy | ReShonda Tate Billingsley

    Mama's Boy

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By ReShonda Tate Billingsley
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    When her son is accused of a violent crime, church first lady Gloria Jones finds herself battling his prosecutor - as well as her own inner demons - to save him in this drama-filled novel from best-selling, award-winning author ReShonda Tate Billingsley.

    Brenda says: "Great book, lot of twist and turns!"
  • A Family Affair | ReShonda Tate Billingsley

    A Family Affair

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By ReShonda Tate Billingsley
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Her dream of studying dance at Juilliard is within reach, but Olivia Dawson turns down the opportunity, choosing instead to stay with her ailing mother in the Houston projects where they barely make ends meet. Lorraine Dawson is Olivia' s whole world, and now Olivia insists on being there for her. But when Lorraine learns Olivia is sacrificing college for her sake, her heartache triggers a series of shattering events that results in Olivia discovering her father, a man she was told had died years ago. But he is alive and well - and he' s the powerful CEO of one of the country' s richest corporations.

    tierra says: "great book"
  • Land of Love and Drowning | Tiphanie Yanique

    Land of Love and Drowning

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 43 mins)
    • By Tiphanie Yanique
    • Narrated By Cherise Boothe, Korey Jackson, Rachel Leslie, and others
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    In the early 1900s an important ship sinks into the Caribbean Sea, just as the Virgin Islands are transferred from Danish to American rule. Orphaned by the sunk vessel are two sisters and their half-brother, now faced with an uncertain identity and future. Each of them is unusually beautiful, and each is in possession of a particular magic that will either sink or save them. Chronicling three generations of an island family from 1916 to the 1970s, Land of Love and Drowning is a novel of love and magic.

    Art Fan says: "The Girl Done Good"
  • The Prisoner's Wife: A Memoir | asha bandele

    The Prisoner's Wife: A Memoir

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By asha bandele
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    In her senior year of college, asha bandele and a group of other writers went to a prison to read their works for a Black History Month program. There, she met Rashid, a man who was serving 20 to life for murder, a man who spoke softly and wisely, a man who would become asha’s soul mate. This is her account of a relationship that has thrived despite terrific odds.

    selebrity spratt says: "Fantabulous"
  • Daughter | Asha Bandele

    Daughter

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Asha Bandele
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
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    Acclaimed memoirist and poet Asha Bandele writes a startlingly honest work of fiction. Miriam Rivers tries to give her daughter Aya a good life, but also keeps her at an emotional distance. One tragic night while Aya is taking a jog, she is mistaken for a robber and shot. With her daughter fighting for her life, Miriam must open up and let herself face the feelings of the past and the present.

    Tina says: "TMoore - Denver Colorado"
  • Tambourines to Glory | Langston Hughes

    Tambourines to Glory

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Langston Hughes
    • Narrated By Myra Taylor
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    Angelic Essie Belle Johnson and devilish Laura Reed both agree that they need to do something to spice up their lives and earn more money. So, they start their own church on the street in front of their Harlem apartment. With Laura's gift for performing and Essie's melodious voice, the two quickly become a hit and must move their services into a renovated theater. But as their congregation grows, a host of misfits enter the scene - some honest, but others who just want a piece of the pie.

    beth says: "Witty, simple wisdom"
  • Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down | Andrea Davis Pinkney

    Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down

    • UNABRIDGED (22 mins)
    • By Andrea Davis Pinkney
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
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    The recipient of a Coretta Scott King Book Award Author Honor, Andrea Davis Pinkney is the popular author of numerous picture books and young adult novels. Sit-In recounts the historic events of 1960, when four black college students attempted to integrate a lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina.

  • Heart of Gold | Beverly Jenkins

    Heart of Gold

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Beverly Jenkins
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
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    Henry Adams has had its fair share of drama ever since Bernadine Brown bought the town with her divorce settlement. Now just when things are starting to settle down, it’s about to get crazy again ...Cephas Patterson doesn’t just want to be left alone - if you dare step onto his property, he’ll meet you with a shotgun and a warning to stay away from his gold. He reminds Zoey of the lonely time she spent living on the streets, so she quietly begins leaving him small offerings.

    JB says: "Inspiring"
  • Mare's War | Tanita S. Davis

    Mare's War

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Tanita S. Davis
    • Narrated By Sisi Aisha Johnson, Myra Lucretia Taylor
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    Meet Mare, a grandmother with flair and a fascinating past. Octavia and Tali are dreading the road trip their parents are forcing them to take with their grandmother over the summer. After all, Mare isn’t your typical grandmother. She drives a red sports car, wears stiletto shoes, flippy wigs, and push-up bras, and insists that she’s too young to be called Grandma. But somewhere on the road, Octavia and Tali discover there’s more to Mare than what you see.

  • This Bitter Earth: The Story of Sugar Lacey | Bernice McFadden

    This Bitter Earth: The Story of Sugar Lacey

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Bernice McFadden
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
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    Recipient of the Zora Neale Hurston Society Award and a national best-selling author, Bernice L. McFadden returns with her sequel to Sugar. Sugar Lacey comes back home to a past she hoped to forget. She must face many obstacles and deal with secret truths about her family. This Bitter Earth is a striking novel about strength and victory.

    Taprn says: "Excellent"
  • For Your Love: A Blessings Novel | Beverly Jenkins

    For Your Love: A Blessings Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 40 mins)
    • By Beverly Jenkins
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
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    Mayor Trent July and his wife, Lily, are enjoying life as newlyweds and embracing the challenges and joys that come with being adoptive parents to two wonderful boys. But being a father has inevitably forced him to think about his own birth mother. Raised by his grandmother, Tamar - and, in many ways, the good people of Henry Adams - Trent was blessed with a childhood full of love.

    Pamela G. Russell says: "Really Good Loving."
  • Selected Shorts: Travel Tales | N.M. Kelby,Max Steele,Nadine Gordimer,Joan Didion,Jason Brown,Ring Lardner

    Selected Shorts: Travel Tales

    • ORIGINAL (3 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By N.M. Kelby, Max Steele, Nadine Gordimer, and others
    • Narrated By Mia Dillon, Paul Hecht, Christina Pickles, and others
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    Selected Shorts: Travel Tales presents a collection of classic travel experiences. Selected Shorts is an award-winning series of classic and contemporary short fiction read by acclaimed actors. The Selected Shorts radio series is a co-production of Symphony Space and WNYC, New York Public Radio, and is heard on public radio stations nationwide.

    Shannel Reed says: "loved every minute"
  • Voodoo Season | Jewell Parker Rhodes

    Voodoo Season

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs)
    • By Jewell Parker Rhodes
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
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    Jewell Parker Rhodes follows up her acclaimed Voodoo Dreams with a present-day mystery surrounding the gifts of an ancestor of the Voodoo Queen. Doctor Marie Levant can't explain why she's drawn to New Orleans, or why it's comforting and unsettling at the same time. And she can't shake her haunting dreams. But when she delivers a dead woman's baby, Marie knows malevolent forces are at work, and it's up to her to stop them.

    Kindle Customer says: "cute story"
  • Story Painter: The Life of Jacob Lawrence | John Duggleby

    Story Painter: The Life of Jacob Lawrence

    • UNABRIDGED (56 mins)
    • By John Duggleby
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
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    A biography of the African American artist who grew up in the midst of the Harlem Renaissance and became one of the most renowned painters of the life of his people.

  • Who Am I Without Him?: Short Stories about Girls and the Boys in their Lives | Sharon Flake

    Who Am I Without Him?: Short Stories about Girls and the Boys in their Lives

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By Sharon Flake
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor, Cherise Boothe, Corey Allen, and others
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    Guys and girls get together, get played, and get real. Who Am I Without Him? is a Booklist Top 10 Romance Novel for Teens and is "breaking new and necessary ground" in 12 short stories about guys and girls falling in and out of love and relationships, testing out ways to communicate with one another, respect each other - and respect themselves. This is a complex, often humorous, and always on-point exploration of today's teens determined to find love and self-worth...any way they know how.

  • Tumbling | Diane McKinney-Whetstone

    Tumbling

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Diane McKinney-Whetstone
    • Narrated By Myra Lucretia Taylor
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    Both Noon and Herbie have secrets. Because of this she can’t be intimate with her husband, and he sneaks out to a hot jazz singer named Ethel - who has a secret of her own. When the city proposes to build a road through their neighborhood, Noon begins a crusade to keep it from happening - and maybe save her marriage in the process. Tumble into this amazing novel and feel the love and warmth of a special block in South Philly. This is an extraordinary depiction of the true meaning of family and fellowship.

    Amazon Customer says: "A Mother's Love"
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