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Urban Fiction

A Message from the Penitentiary

Seth Ferranti | Posted 02.11.2017 | Religion
Seth Ferranti

I correspond with a lot of prisoners across the USA and this is a message that Kwame Teague, who is doing two life sentences in North Carolina for a c...

Book Review: Conspiracy Theory by Mike Enemigo

Christopher Zoukis | Posted 04.26.2015 | Home
Christopher Zoukis

Conspiracy Theory is a gritty story of drugs, crime, and the underground rap music scene in Sacramento, California, written by someone who knows whereof he speaks. Mike Enemigo, a Folsom Prison lifer is the Impresario of The Cell Block, an up-and-coming publisher of crime, urban fiction, and non-fiction.

New York Times Best-Selling Author Releases New Sequel

Posted 01.02.2013 | Black Voices

After receiving a tremendous amount of notoriety from the literary world and Hollywood for her fictional series of books, “True to the Game,” and ...

'Urban Fiction' I Actually Like?

Demetria Irwin | Posted 03.13.2012 | Black Voices
Demetria Irwin

I'm a book snob. I'm a Toni Morrison, Malcolm Gladwell, Manning Marable reading chick. But recently, I stepped out onto the wild side and read some "urban lit" courtesy of author Meesha Mink called Real Wifeys: Get Money.