Get Your First Month for Free Get Started

AkooBooks Audio Black/African: Romance

Black/African Romance Novels

Gotta Keep on Tryin'

A Novel
By Virginia DeBerry & Donna Grant
Narrated by Virginia DeBerry & Donna Grant /  10 hours 11 minutes

Gayle Saunders and Patricia Reid have been lifelong friends, as close as sisters. When they were teens their dreams led them down separate paths and away from each other. But they reunited as adults, drawn back together by a bond of friendship that stood the test of time. Now Pat and Gayle co-own the Ell & Me Company, a business they... Read More »

Price:

$17.24

Get for Free with Membership

What Doesn't Kill You

By Virginia DeBerry & Donna Grant
Narrated by Virginia DeBerry & Donna Grant /  10 hours 23 minutes

Opinionated, straight-talking, and witty, Tee is a fly forty-something. Divorced since her daughter, Amber, was young, Tee has been “handling her business,” supporting herself after her would-be songwriter husband took off for L.A., and she’s done all right. Organized, responsible, hardworking, and loyal, Tee went from being the first employee... Read More »

Price:

$17.24

Get for Free with Membership

Uptown

By Virginia DeBerry & Donna Grant
Narrated by Virginia DeBerry & Donna Grant /  13 hours 16 minutes

Popular authors Virginia DeBerry and Donna Grant team up for a provocative novel about the high-stakes world of New York real estate. Avery Lyons returns to the Big Apple after two decades away and learns she has inherited a chunk of property on Central Park North. Her cousin would like to buy the land, and Avery is willing to sell-until a... Read More »

Price:

$34.49

Get for Free with Membership

Can't Stand the Heat

By Shelly Ellis
Narrated by Lisa Smith /  10 hours 7 minutes

In her fantastically fun new series, Ellis' debut novel introduces a Kardashian-style family of money-hungry women who are determined to have it all. Over three generations, the Gibbons women of Chesterton have built their reputation as a family of shameless--but refined--gold diggers. But now one of them is abandoning the tradition. Read More »

Price:

$28.74

Get for Free with Membership

The Eternal Engagement

By Mary B. Morrison & Buck 50 Productions
Narrated by Allyson Johnson /  8 hours 34 minutes

Mona Cunningham doesn't believe in marriage, but she doesn't want to lose a good man, so she accepts William Lincoln's proposal. But with dark secrets from her past hanging over her, each time the wedding date nears Mona finds some reason to postpone. William is increasingly frustrated. How many times can one woman reschedule a wedding? So when... Read More »

Price:

$19.49

Get for Free with Membership

Murderville

The First of a Trilogy
The Murderville Trilogy: Book #1
By Ashley & JaQuavis & Buck 50 Productions
Narrated by Cary Hite /  8 hours 48 minutes

Two children from Sierra Leone, Liberty and A'shai, are brought together by chance, only to be forced apart by the most inevitable and tragic fate. Ashley & JaQuavis bring us this classic love story set against modern life's most horrifying realities. Liberty is dying of a fatal heart condition, though she desperately wants to survive until... Read More »

Price:

$22.94

Get for Free with Membership

If I Can't Have You

The If I Can't Have You Series: Book #1
By Mary B. Morrison & Buck 50 Productions
Narrated by Nicole Small & Cary Hite /  9 hours 9 minutes

Mary B. Morrison, acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Darius Jones and The Eternal Engagement, proves herself a masterful storyteller with this gripping new novel about an obsessed man and what he will do to make sure he gets the woman he wants. Madison Tyler thought a man like Granville Washington could fulfill her sexual desires and... Read More »

Price:

$22.94

Get for Free with Membership

Murderville 3

The Black Dahlia
The Murderville Trilogy: Book #3
By Ashley & JaQuavis & Buck 50 Productions
Narrated by Cary Hite /  6 hours 25 minutes

New York Times bestselling authors Ashley and JaQuavis have returned with the much-anticipated final installment in the epic Murderville series.Taking up where the thrilling Murderville 2: The Epidemic left off, we're thrown back into the international street chronicle. Lives and money are on the line, and tough choices will have to be made... Read More »

Price:

$22.94

Get for Free with Membership

I'd Rather Be with You

The If I Can't Have You Series: Book #2
By Mary B. Morrison & Buck 50 Productions
Narrated by Cary Hite /  9 hours 47 minutes

From the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of If I Can't Have You and Darius Jones comes a new novel as sexy and riveting as the best of Zane and Eric Jerome Dickey.Nursing wealthy businessman Chicago DuBois back to health was the least Loretta Lovelace figured she could do. After all, it was her bet that set off Loretta's stalker-and... Read More »

Price:

$22.94

Get for Free with Membership

Murderville 2

The Epidemic
The Murderville Trilogy: Book #2
By Ashley & JaQuavis & Buck 50 Productions
Narrated by Cary Hite /  9 hours 51 minutes

New York Times bestselling authors Ashley and JaQuavis are back with the second installment in the epic Murderville series. Love, murder, loyalty, and money fill this hood tale as they continue this international street saga. With Samad's target on her back, Liberty must survive the harsh streets alone. But when a chance encounter pushes her... Read More »

Price:

$28.69

Get for Free with Membership

Better Than I Know Myself

By Virginia DeBerry, Donna Grant, Patrick Fraley & Hillary Huber
Narrated by Lisa Renee Pitts /  19 hours 30 minutes

The beloved #1 Essence bestselling authors of Tryin' to Sleep in the Bed You Made now deliver a novel in which you'll meet their most unforgettable characters. Carmen, Jewel, and Regina could not be more different. When they meet as freshmen at Columbia University, they are at a crossroad, and each is pretty confident that a friendship among... Read More »

Price:

$36.74

Get for Free with Membership

The Best She Ever Had

By Shelly Ellis
Narrated by Lisa Smith /  10 hours 49 minutes

"An immensely talented writer." -Cydney Rax One by one, the infamous Gibbons sisters of Chesterton, Virginia, are giving up their gold digging ways--except the eldest, who's holding out for her seven figure man. But her heart may have less expensive tastes. . . Thanks to her cold-hearted ways with men, Cynthia Gibbons doesn't blame the folks in... Read More »

Price:

$34.49

Get for Free with Membership

Best Kept Secrets

Chesterton Scandal
By Shelly Ellis
Narrated by Lisa Smith /  10 hours 52 minutes

Between the fall-out from his father's latest shady business dealings and his wife Charisse's alcoholism, Evan Murdoch has his hands full. But he should be most concerned about the scandalous affair Charisse is having right under his nose--with his half-brother. Evan's being pushed to the edge, and no one knows that better than Leila Hawkins...... Read More »

Price:

$29.99

Get for Free with Membership

Hold U Down

Triple Crown Collection
By Keisha Ervin
Narrated by Lisa Smith /  9 hours 38 minutes

Robbing men, getting money, and living lavishly is all they know. For Unique, Kiara, Kay Kay, and Zoe, tomorrow isn't promised, love doesn't exist, and men ain't worth a thing. Stealing cars is their hustle, and they are at the top of their game, but jealousy, greed, and envy are lurking in the shadows. Unique lives by the motto "Only the strong... Read More »

Price:

$24.99

Get for Free with Membership

Bed of Lies

Chesterton Scandal
By Shelly Ellis
Narrated by Lisa Smith /  10 hours 28 minutes

"Shelly Ellis is a new favorite to our list." --Christina Lauren, New York Times bestselling authors Secrets and scandals are a way of life for the Murdochs of Chesterton, Virginia. But the lies that bind them may end up tearing them apart. With his drama-filled marriage behind him, Evan Murdoch has finally found happiness with his longtime... Read More »

Price:

$29.99

Get for Free with Membership

Single Ladies

Single Ladies
By Blake Karrington
Narrated by Cami Darian /  10 hours 49 minutes

When it comes to love, hate, trust, honesty, lying, cheating, deceit, betrayal, drama, money, power, respect, and back breaking, limitless, raw and uncut sex. This monthly Urban Soap, "Single Ladies" takes you to a whole nother level of play. There will be no holding back, no biting of the tongue and best believe the gloves are coming off when... Read More »

Price:

$29.99

Get for Free with Membership

Single Ladies 2

Single Ladies: Book #2
By Blake Karrington
Narrated by Lynnette Freeman /  8 hours 55 minutes

Single Ladies is back! Get ready to deal with the drama of baby daddies, side chick issues, divorce, child custody, child support, medical issues, money problems, infidelity, lust, in-laws, jobs, law enforcement, incarceration, and everything else that comes along with being a "Single Lady in the hood!" Tammy, Falisha, Kim, and Lisa return with... Read More »

Price:

$24.99

Get for Free with Membership

Lust & Loyalty

Chesterton Scandal
By Shelly Ellis
Narrated by Simi Howe /  8 hours 52 minutes

It's a life of high-profile drama for the powerful Murdochs of Chesterton, Virginia, and they just keep the scandals coming... Evan Murdoch hoped things had finally settled down in his life. But now he's caught between two feuding women: his pregnant fiancee, and his recovering alcoholic wife who's fighting their divorce with every dirty,... Read More »

Price:

$24.99

Get for Free with Membership

To Love & Betray

Chesterton Scandal
By Shelly Ellis
Narrated by Simi Howe /  9 hours 24 minutes

For the wealthy Murdochs of Chesterton, Virginia, managing scandalous damage and killer drama is now their only chance at survival . . . For Evan Murdoch, the bad news just won't stop. As he battles an attempted murder charge, he's on the verge of getting forced out of the family corporation-and fears he can't trust his new wife, Lelia. Enter... Read More »

Price:

$24.99

Get for Free with Membership

Another Woman's Man

Gibbons Gold Digger
By Shelly Ellis
Narrated by Lynette R. Freeman /  10 hours 11 minutes

"An immensely talented writer." -Cydney Rax The notorious gold digging Gibbons women of Chesterton, Virginia, are minding their own highly-paid business when second eldest sister, Dawn, is reunited with the one man she never dreamed she'd see again. Dawn Gibbons is shocked when her long-lost father reappears in her life. Seriously ill, his dying... Read More »

Price:

$29.99

Get for Free with Membership

Share this page!

Link too long? Use a URL Shortener