Urban Fiction

Urban Fiction, also known as Street Lit, depicts the harsh realities of inner-city life with the accompanying violence, rough language, and sexual situations often experienced there. All of these titles are located in the Adult Fiction section of the Library unless otherwise noted.


Ashely and Jaquavis. Murder Mamas. 2011.

Ashley Antoinette. The Prada Plan. 2009.

Blue, Treasure E. Keyshia and Clyde. 2008.

Brown, Tracy. Snapped. 2009.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Clark, Wahida. Justify My Thug. 2011.
     Also available: CD

D. Got: A Novel. 2007.

Dane, Dana. Numbers. 2009.

DuPree, Kia. Silenced. 2011.

Hilton, Erica. Wifey: From Mistress to Wifey. 2011.

Honey Flava: The Eroticanoir.com Anthology. 2008. (Adult Nonfiction 813.1018 H).

Ice-T and Mal Radcliff. Kings of Vice. 2011.

JaQuavis. The Dopeman’s Wife. 2009.

Jones, Solomon. The Last Confession. 2010. (Adult Mystery JON).
     Also available: Large Type

Kane & Abel. Diva. 2004.

King, Deja. Trife Life to Lavish. 2009.

King, Joy Deja. Rich or Famous : Rich Because You Can Buy Fame. 2011.

K’wan. Eviction Notice: A Hood Rat Novel. 2011.
     Also available: CD

Little, Terra. Where There's Smoke. 2009.

Lovely, Letisha. Reverend Feelgood. 2010.

Miasha. Mommy's Angel. 2007.

Miller, Mika. And God Created Woman. 2007.

Mink, Meesha and De'nesha Diamond. The Hood Life: A Bentley Manor Tale. 2009.

Morrison, Mary B. The Eternal Engagement. 2011.

Nelson, Jill. Let’s Get It On. 2009.

Noire. Unzipped: An Urban Erotic Tale. 2010.

Perkins, Suzetta. Nothing Stays the Same. 2010.

Poole, Daaimah S. Somebody Else’s Man. 2009.

Relentless Aaron. Burning Desire. 2009.

Russell, Trista. Fly on the Wall. 2006.

Serrano, Daniel. Gunmetal Black. 2008.

Shakur, Tupac. The Rose that Grew from Concrete. 1999.
(Adult Nonfiction 811.54 S5277.ro).

Souljah, Sister. Midnight and the Meaning of Love. 2011.

Stringer, Vickie M. Dirty Red. 2006.

Swinson, Kiki. Wife Extraordinaire. 2010.

Swinson, Kiki and Noire. Lifestyles of the Rich and Shameless. 2011.
(Adult Nonfiction 813.008 L).

T.I. Power & Beauty : A Love Story of Life on the Streets. 2011.

Turner, Nikki. Heartbreak of a Hustler’s Wife. 2011.
     Also available: CD

Weber, Carl and Eric Pete. The Family Business. 2012.

Whitaker, Tu-Shonda L. Millionaire Wives Club. 2009.
     Also available: CD

Williams, KaShamba. Around the Way Girls 2. 2005.

Woods, Teri. Dutch. 2009.
     Also available: CD

Zane. The Hot Box. 2010.