In 2015, I celebrated the fifteenth anniversary of my very first book, Admission of Love, being published by reissuing my earlier out-of-print romances as Special 15th Anniversary eBooks exclusively via my Infinite Ink Presents. The classics. My classics.
Whether you were enjoying them for the first time or just wanted one of your paperback favs in eBook, you all supported those eBooks so very well. I am forever thankful… and I have decided to release a few new books via Infinite Ink Presents in addition to my traditionally published works.
Check back here for upcoming book releases and ordering links.
And thanks so much for being such a strong foundation of support for my books. I appreciate you all.
(Scroll to the bottom for newer releases…)
COULD IT BE? (Romance Novella) | Now Available
Celebrity fashion stylist–and NY it girl– Ameena Jones makes it her business to keep her thumb on the pulse of what’s new, fresh and trendy in the hometown she loves. When one of her best gal pals gives her a gift certificate for a night of speed dating, Ameena’s willing to give it try if for nothing else then fun kicks. She never imagined she would find love. Sparks instantly fly when she meets successful sports and entertainment attorney Marcus Daniel. Although his quiet and reserved traditional style is so different from her own vibrant, modern, and hip living they are instantly drawn to one another. Now that they’ve found each other life will never be the same…
Please note: “Could it Be” was originally published in the anthology “You Never Know” in 2006. Both “Could It Be?” and my novella “More and More” are now available together in paperback, exclusively on Amazon.com. Order your copy here.
MORE AND MORE (Romance Novella) | Now Available
Mocha Nivens enjoys the casual nature of her long-term, long-distance relationship with businessman Dean Kincaid, but she ends it when he moves back to town wanting more. When Dean dates other women, Mocha realizes what she’s lost, but is it too late to claim the love she deserves?
Please note: “More and More ” was originally published in an anthology in 2009. Both “Could It Be?” and my novella “More and More” are now available together in paperback, exclusively on Amazon.com. Order your copy here.
ADMISSION OF LOVE | Now Available
Series: Hot in Holtsville #1
My very first book!
WINNER: 2000 Romance in Color Award for Best New Author and 2000 Shades of Romance Award for Best African-American Romance
ALL THAT GLITTERS, A LOVE THAT’S GOLD
She’s at the top of her glamorous profession – but now supermodel Chloe Bolton is determined to find a more rewarding, peaceful life. As soon as she tries to settle down in her mothers’ rural South Carolina town, she is at instant odds with handsome, reserved Devon Jamison…
Burned by a self-absorbed ex-girlfriend, Devon was sure Chloe was the same shallow type. He’d bet good money she probably wouldn’t stick around Holtsville long enough to see the foundation for her dream house poured. But he soon found Chloe’s spirit and strength challenging him and his carefully-shielded emotions. Now amid hidden hurt and unexpected romantic rivals, Devon and Chloe must discover what they want most and have always waited for.
Please Note: “Admission of Love” was originally published in paperback in 2000. It is now available in paperback again exclusively via Amazon.com. Order your copy here: Amazon.
HEAVENLY MATCH | Now Available
Series: Hot in Holtsville #2
SHE HAS NO TIME FOR PLAYBOYS: Tough-talking Anika Foxx is a dedicated social worker with no time for games. So when she meets cocky southern playboy Deshawn Jamison at a friend’s wedding, she knows he’s not her type. She isn’t impressed by his sultry South Carolina charm or his popularity with the ladies – even if he is drop-dead gorgeous. Whatever he may think he’s got, she only has two words for him: not interested.
HE MAY LOSE AT HIS OWN GAME: A contractor by trade, Deshawn knows how to put things together. He also knows how to get any woman he wants, except for Anika Foxx. He vows to seduce her no matter what it takes, and it takes a whole year. Everything’s rosy until Anika discovers his original plan and breaks things off for good. But Deshawn has already fallen hard for her, and he’ll move heaven and earth to try and win her back.
Please Note: Heavenly Match was originally published in paperback in 2004. The paperback edition is no longer in print.
THREE TIMES A LADY | Now Available
SUCCESS IS SWEET…BUT LOVE IS SWEETER
A financial analyst who thrives on the pressure and excitement of her job, Mia Gordon is far too invested in her career to be in the market for a relationship. But when she buys a house next door to quietly attractive Jordan Banks, she suddenly finds herself wondering what it would be like to forget about business, as least long enough to surrender to passion … and maybe even love.
A single father with five matchmaking children, Jordan Banks doesn’t have time for a personal life. Yet when his kids plot to pair him with the new next-door neighbor, it doesn’t take long for Jordan to discover what he’s been missing. Beautiful, independent Mia awakens desires he’s forgotten he had. Now all he has to do is convince Mia to take on a new venture -one that includes a ready-made family … and a man who wants to be her one and only love.
Please Note: Three Times a Lady was originally published in paperback in 2001. The paperback edition is no longer in print.
CAN’T GET NEXT TO YOU | Now Available
WINNER: 2005 Romantic Times Award for Best Multicultural Romance!
BUSINESS TAKES A BACKSEAT …
Gabrielle “Gabby” Dutton is in love with her boss, but he doesn’t have a clue. Although she lives in his guest house, Max has kept their relationship strictly professional and platonic, choosing to entertain a parade of gorgeous model types that gabby feels she could never compete with instead. So When Max hires Penelope Tillman, a beautiful business manager who makes it clear that she’s looking to marry him, Gabby decides it’s time to pursue the man who’s stolen her heart.
…WHEN LOVE IS ON THE LINE
Maxwell Bennett never views his reliable assistant in a romantic light, but when Gabby returns from her trip to Georgia –after getting a sexy makeover to top all makeovers, he’s taken aback by the breathtaking beauty she’s hidden under bulky clothing and awkward glasses. They surrender to their desire for each other–until Penelope, sensing competition, spreads a nasty rumor that causes Gabby to flee. Now with his heart and his business in disarray, Max needs to find Gabby and convince her that she’s been promoted from secretary to soul mate.
Please Note: Can’t Get Next to You was originally published in paperback in 2005. The paperback edition is no longer in print.
LET’S DO IT AGAIN | Now Available
WHERE’S THERE’S A WILL … THERE’S A WAY — TO LOVE!
Malcolm and Serena Saint James fell in love when they were school kids, and thought it would last forever. But a hasty marriage at eighteen led to an even quicker divorce…and a lifelong friendship dissolved into bitterness. Even though the two clash whenever they meet, it’s obvious to everyone–especially Malcolm’s grandmother, Olivia Saint James–that they still strike sparks as well. And Mama James is determined that they reunite … one way or another.
When Olivia passes on, she wills Malcolm the cherished family home and Serena half of her $10,000 savings–if they reside in the house for ninety days … together. If not, everything goes to charity. Malcolm can’t stand to lose the beloved house, and Serena, a talented hairstylist, has long dreamed of opening her own salon. The two move back into the old place–with all their old resentments. But they’re not kids anymore …could Mama James’ legacy lead to love regained?
Please Note: Let’s Do It Again was originally published in paperback in 2005. The paperback edition is no longer in print.
COUNT ON THIS | Now Available
WINNER: 2006 eHarlequin’s Reader’s Choice for Favorite Steamy Novel
“What happens in Vegas doesn’t always stay in Vegas!”
In a sequel to the ever-popular Can’t Get Next To You, wild and adventurous April Dutton flies off to Las Vegas for a weekend of fun and games, and is swept off her feet by the dashing and handsome Alexander “Lex” Macmillan. Caught up in a whirlwind romance, the two lovebirds get hitched. But when Lex, who is the CEO of a prestigious family-owned firm, wakes up the next morning and realizes what he’s done, he gets cold feet and pressures April for an annulment. In a fit of rage, April decides to fly to New York and announce their nuptials. But is she really strong enough to withstand Lex’s demands to end the marriage? Or will he stand up to his family and finally follow his heart?
Please Note: Count On This was originally published in paperback in 2006. The paperback edition is no longer in print.
JUST SAY YES | Now Available
SELECTION: Barnes & Noble’s Nook Press Presents list of exciting new and upcoming releases for October and November!
Continuing with her much-loved Strong Family series, bestselling author Niobia Bryant serves up a new romance novella that celebrates destined love…
NEEMA ALI has just suffered a break-up that’s made her gun shy on love. She doubts she will ever repair her heart and risk its well-being again, even if love and happily-ever-after is the tradition of her beloved Strong family.
Dane must believe his feelings for Neema are more than just a fiery physical attraction and Neema must release the hold her pain has on her heart, to allow a good man to give her the good love she deserves.
In time, they both discover they are stronger and happier together than they are apart…if they both just say yes to love.
LOVE WITHOUT LIMITS | Now Available
Genre: Romance (AfroFuturism-ish)
Same desire. Same passion. Same love. Different worlds.
They were from different worlds in the midst of a war that should have torn them apart. But after everything is over, can love conquer all?
Aja and her people, the Empaths, have become casualties in an intergalactic war. When Aja is captured, she vows never to become a sex slave. But she must bide her time before she can escape her reluctant captor, no matter how sexually tempting he is.
Anansi has been ‘gifted’ a beautiful “gabra” or sex slave, who he finds hard to resist. He keeps her captive to protect her from being enslaved by anyone else. But the longer his gabra, Aja, is with him, the harder it is for him to fulfill his destiny. Will he choose love or his legacy?
WELCOME BACK, MY LOVE | Now Available
Meena Ali’s extended family—The Strongs—are filled with couples who are in love, but she can’t seem to move past the break-up of her parents that was caused by an affair. Passion? She enjoys it. Love? She’s tried her best to avoid it…until she meets Armstrong Mann. This charmer with a big smile, and even bigger arms with which to hold her, is simply hard to resist. Still, she is hesitant to commit leading to their break-up. When her “Mann-Mann” is in a car accident out of town and comes home with amnesia—not remembering her or the love they shared—she is forced to realize losing him was a mistake. He has with him a sexy nurse in tow who claims to have nothing but his best interest at heart as he struggles to remember his life. Wanting the nurse gone and the affection Armstrong once had for her returned, Meena digs in for the good fight to ensure she is able to rekindle their flame and welcome back the man she loves into her life.
STRONG LOVING | Now Available
In the ninth installment of her much-loved Strong Family series, bestselling author Niobia Bryant delivers a new “Sexy, Funny and Oh So Real” romance novella about pulling a broken marriage from the flames and fighting for real love…
Kaleb Strong and his wife, Zaria, beat the odds of a May/December relationship and their different personalities (he’s serious and she’s playful) to find their happily ever after with each other. Some years have passed and some of the romance has faded. As she nears the eve of her birthday, Kaleb’s coolness and distance over the last year has Zaria worried that their fifteen-year age gap has finally taken its toll—especially when a beautiful and much younger journalist seems to be vying for his attention.
When Zaria moves out of their family home with their small children and begins a new life without him, Kaleb knows he has to reveal the secret behind his distance in their marriage and fight once more to prove to Zaria that his love for her is stronger than ever and age is still nothing but a number…
HOT AND STRONG | Now Available
The much-loved Strong Family series by National Bestselling Author Niobia Bryant continues as the family revisits a romance from the past that is a cornerstone for their lasting legacy of love and ranching…
Logan Strong is new to the small rural town of Holtsville, South Carolina, and brings with him a Texas background of cattle ranching and horse wrangling. He’s one sexy Black cowboy, something Ivy Child fights hard to ignore even as she aims Colt .38 revolver at him when he offers her a ride home. Neither Logan nor Ivy is looking for love. He’s a loner cowboy who enjoys his nomadic lifestyle, and she’s experienced so much heartbreaking loss that she doesn’t believe happiness is possible for her.
Danger and the brutality of racism come to Holtsville as a wealthy outsider hopes to scare away the Black townsfolk and claim their land for his future development plans. After having to rescue Ivy numerous times from near calamities, Logan offers her a marriage in name only to provide her with his protection. Secretly she’s thankful to have more to rely on than her pistol and the solitude of her own company, so she accepts. Soon close quarters and an attraction neither can continue to deny lead to passion and romance that is hot and strong. With more than ever to fight to defend, Logan and Ivy join forces with the rest of the town to ensure no one or nothing will destroy Holtsville or their chance at love and happiness.
WANT, NEED, LOVE | Now Available
Series: The Ballinger Sisters #1 of 3
Finding Mr. Right isn’t easy, but in this sexy new novel from bestselling author Niobia Bryant, one woman knows exactly how to do it with just a touch of magic–for everyone but herself…
As a matchmaker, Mona Ballinger has a talent for bringing the right people together–and keeping the wrong people apart. At times, she uses a gift of premonition inherited from generations of Ballinger women to see the soul mate of anyone she touches. When Anson Tyler’s fiancée ends their engagement thanks to Mona’s advice, he angrily confronts her. Unfortunately, Mona has not only caused him a broken heart–she ends up giving him a broken leg as well…
Guilt-ridden over Anson’s injury, Mona decides to help him recover–whether he likes it or not. Their angst shifts to comfort and turns to chemistry. Both fight their attraction—until Anson’s handsome brother, Hunter, shows up and pursues the beautiful matchmaker. Anson has made many sacrifices for the younger brother he raised, but losing Mona to him is not one of them. As Mona and Anson give in to their passion, they must overcome his disbelief in her gift and his reluctance to accept the idea of “the one” in order to claim their destiny.
The Ballinger sisters have a magical touch with love in this “sex, funny & oh so real” romance trilogy…
Book 1: Want, Need, Love
Book 2: Making Love
Book 3: Good Love
Please note: Want, Need, Love was originally published in 2014. This is a reissue with a new cover. The paperback edition is not currently in print.
SINFUL (A Novella) | NOW AVAILABLE!
Brie Bailey is a psychologist specializing in sexual addiction who is fighting demons of her own. All of the rules are thrown away as she gives in to her cravings. Foolishly, she believes she is in control of it all until her sinful decisions put her career and her life in danger…
Please note: “Sinful” was originally published in the anthology Reckless in 2012. The paperback edition of Reckless is no longer in print, but a new audiobook edition was released recently.
ONE HOT SUMMER (Romance Novella) | NOW AVAILABLE!
Nylah “Love” Lovely swore she would never date another celebrity after a divorce that played out in the press and tabloids because of her ex-husband’s fame. But then she meets Maleek Trenton. He’s handsome, sexy, fun…and a famous athlete. Still, he excites her and treats her like no one ever during their whirlwind summer romance. Life with Maleek is so good until the intrusion into their lives by paparazzi, groupies, and a woman claiming that Maleek is her man. Nylah struggles to believe the man she loves when this mystery woman knows way too much about him. But something about it all just isn’t right. Will Nylah believe in her love and choose what feels right or let it be destroyed before it even really begins…
Please note: “One Hot Summer” was originally published in the anthology Heat Wave in 2011. The paperback edition is no longer in print and this is a reissue with a new cover.
MAKING LOVE | TBD
Series: The Ballinger Sisters #2 of 3
In this next “sexy, funny, and oh so real” installment of the Ballinger Sisters trilogy, national bestselling author Niobia Bryant finally tells the story of just which Ballinger sister is the soulmate of sexy playboy Hunter Tyler…
Reeba Ballinger is a talented baker, dedicated business owner, and descendant of generations of women in her family who have the gift of premonition to see the soulmate of anyone they touch—a special gift she reveres. She has found the love of her life and is prepared to marry him…until she discovers that she has gotten it all wrong because her soulmate is none other than the arrogant, cardiothoracic surgeon-to-be, Hunter Tyler—who is admittedly handsome and intelligent—but just very aware of it in the most aggravating way!
Although Hunter has made it his business to outlandishly flirt with all three of the beautiful Ballinger women, it was always Reeba that truly made him feel excited whenever they were around each other. With his older brother now married to her older sister, that’s very often. He’s focused on building his career as a surgeon, but Hunter is intrigued by the very idea of Reeba being the “the one” for him. He approaches her about putting aside their differences and exploring the possibilities..together.
After dating and stumbling through many rough patches, a visit to the aunts of the Ballinger sisters enables Hunter and Reeba to see a vision of their future together—a future filled with love, children, and happiness. They decide to wed but the years that follow are anything but bliss, leaving both to wonder just when will they get to the good part.
The Ballinger sisters have a magical touch with love in this “sex, funny & oh so real” romance trilogy…
Book 1: Want, Need, Love
Book 2: Making Love
Book 3: Good Love
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