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361
Leah's Story (The Prada Plan, #2)
4.64
I just don't get it. You couldn't pay me to believe the idea that A.A. wrote The Prada Plan and The Prada Plan 2. Based on the little that I know, whi ...more
Apr 17, 2011
Jul 13, 2010
 
377
A Little Piece of Sky
3.68
Ick. Just ick. Usually when I met or read about a racist I get angry. With this one I just felt saddened. I felt pity. It's all so obvious and Bailey- ...more
Nov 11, 2010
Oct 23, 2010
 
307
What's Really Hood!: A Collection of Tales from the Streets
4.25
Being that I've been extremely disenchanted with almost the entire urban fiction genre lately I fully expected to be bored through these stories.
I'm
...more
Aug 22, 2010
Dec 22, 2009
 
15
The Glamorous Life
4.37
I think I'd much rather give this four and a half stars than four but I have to stop just shy from "amazing". I do think this was a great Turner book ...more
Feb 02, 2009
Jul 20, 2008
 
228
Section 8
4.43
THE BEST URBAN-FIC I'VE READ IN A LONG, LONG, LONG TIME.
This can stand up next to The Coldest Winter Ever and I do NOT say that often, if ever.
K'wan
...more
Dec 26, 2009
Apr 11, 2009
 
53
The Hood Life
4.29
This is definitely a five star for me. I was waiting and waiting for this to be released and when I finally got it and started reading- I was disappoi ...more
Feb 15, 2009
Feb 10, 2009
 
248
The Dopeman's Wife (The Dopeman, #1)
4.50
It's settled for me. Ashley Antoinette was most definitely riding the coattails of JaQuavis Coleman. If Coleman's debut The Dopeman's Wife and Antoine ...more
Jul 05, 2009
Jun 08, 2009
 
233
Tears of a Tiger (Hazelwood High, #1)
4.16
This can be a very powerful book for the right reader. I think if I had read this as a pre-teen/younger teen it would have done a lot more for me.
I d
...more
May 12, 2009
May 04, 2009
 
193
Derelict
4.00
Well, I've come to the conclusion that Relentless Aaron just isn't for me. :( After not finishing Single with Benefits and having to sort of push myse ...more
Feb 25, 2010
Mar 10, 2009
 
198
Year of the Crackmom
4.07
I have no idea where to even start here. I'll save the editing drama for the end because there is more than enough to begin with. Was the blurb from t ...more
Jul 17, 2010
Mar 11, 2009
 
267
Doom Fox
3.83
Back in the beginning of this book I didn't think I'd like it very much but since I enjoyed Mama Black Widow so much I'm still trying to find an Icebe ...more
Sep 03, 2009
Jun 25, 2009
 
29
Hell Razor Honeys (The Cartel Publications Presents)
4.40
Well damn. What can I even say about this book? For some unknown reason, depending on where I was at in the book, I either couldn't put it down or cou ...more
Feb 18, 2009
Jan 27, 2009
 
271
Chaser
Miasha *
4.00
How nice is it to be able to pick up a book and know, to really know, you'll love it? One of the very few authors I can do that with is Miasha. Miasha ...more
Jul 09, 2009
Jul 08, 2009
 
239
Money Hungry
4.04
I started Money Hungry this morning because I read Begging For Change a few weeks/months ago. I wasn't aware at the time that BFC was the sequel to MH ...more
May 23, 2009
May 21, 2009
 
249
Slipping
4.25
This is my third book by Y. Blak Moore and to my knowledge those three books are his only books available to date. I gave Triple Take 5 stars and read ...more
Jan 23, 2012
Jun 10, 2009
 
146
Stackin' Paper
4.54
I'm able to get past the poor editing in King's books because she always brings the drama so damn well. She's great at structuring her characters in w ...more
Jun 03, 2010
Jan 09, 2009
 
28
Pitbulls In A Skirt
4.51
**spoiler alert** This is an on your edge of the seat kind of book. There is no thinking involved- no great big change in people at the end after they ...more
Apr 29, 2009
Jan 27, 2009
 
197
Poison 2
4.36
**spoiler alert** Allow me to explain my rating. The story itself deserves five stars IMO. The editing a one star. Hence me trying to find some middle ...more
Apr 25, 2010
Mar 11, 2009
 
244
Ride or Die Chick: The Story of Treacherous and Teflon
4.21
This is a pretty good book - it was definitely good enough that I'll check out Benjamin's other books at some point. I would give it a 3.5 though inst ...more
Jun 03, 2009
Jun 01, 2009
 
79
Dime Piece (Triple Crown Publications Presents)
4.26
A very fast, very drama filled read from Tracy Brown! This could easily be read in one day or even less- it took me about two because of the snow stor ...more
Mar 02, 2009
Feb 04, 2009
 
334
Eye For An Eye
4.18
Holy freaking cow. I've read enough of Dwayne's books (almost all with the exception of only one I think) to know he brings it but damn. I stayed up u ...more
Dec 06, 2010
May 19, 2010
 
125
My Best Friend and My Man
3.36
I liked this enough to read Cydney Rax's other books that I've heard about but there were a few problems I had with it. I loved the characters so much ...more
Oct 16, 2008
Jul 26, 2008
 
29
Poison
4.41
I hate not knowing what to rate a book. That's been happening to me a lot more lately for some reason. I'm going between three and four with this one. ...more
Apr 28, 2009
Dec 09, 2008
 
371
Bonded By Blood
4.39
I'd have rated this 5 stars and thought about adding it to the best-of-urban-fiction list that's in my head if it weren't for the problems.
The good st
...more
Jul 26, 2011
Sep 24, 2010
 
313
Dirty To The Grave
4.22
Is this the same Karen Williams who wrote The People Vs. Cashmere? Dirty to the Grave is so medicore it's scary. This is what I would expect from a fi ...more
Oct 2010
Feb 26, 2010
 
124
Money, Power, Respect
4.26
I liked this book a lot more than I thought I would. I have one minor complaint and that is that the book seemed to shift halfway through. The beginni ...more
Mar 17, 2009
Dec 16, 2008
 
299
The Dopefiend (The Dopeman, #2)
4.56
**spoiler alert** 3.5 - JaQuavis Coleman is a good writer. He's proves this time and again with his books with Ashley Antoinette Snell. For this reaso ...more
Nov 2010
Nov 01, 2009
 
272
Around the Way Girls 6
4.26
This is, in my opinion, the best Around The Way Girls yet. Meisha Camm's and Mark Anthony's stories were far better than Rahsaan Ali's but Ali's can s ...more
Jul 22, 2009
Jul 18, 2009
 
167
Snapped
4.30
Tracy Brown is one of the reasons I still read street-lit/urban fiction. Where so many authors just don't have "it" - Brown does. She can turn a story ...more
Feb 22, 2010
Feb 18, 2009
 
143
Shameless Hoodwives
4.43
It's not often that a book REALLY affects me and sad to say, it's even less often that a book in this genre affects me. Most of them are purely for en ...more
Oct 08, 2008
Aug 21, 2008
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