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  1. Lightning bugs on a summer evening. A lazy river swollen from a spring rain. The taste of honeysuckles. The aroma of wild grapes ripe on the vine. A collection of fantasy and contemporary fiction stories set in Southwest Georgia based on the experiences of author Milton J. Davis, Muscadine Wine is a personal homage to the land and Black people of South Georgia. Muscadine Wine ISBN No. 979-8985733631
  2. The Muscadine Wine cover reveal! Art by Elizabeth Leggett! Muscadine Wine is a collection of stories based on my upbringing in Southwest Georgia. The stories range from contemporary to fantasy fiction and occur in places where I've either lived or visited frequently. It's a labor of love dedicated to the land and the people I call home. Muscadine Wine will be available for preorder in April 2022.
  3. 'To readers unacquainted with it, Nasomi's Quest is a radical but valuable introduction to black speculative fiction, an adrenaline-spiked adventure into the occult and the power of dreams.' - Eugen Bacon, author of The Road to Woop Woop and Writing Speculative Fiction A love story. An ordinary girl and a tribal prince fall in love. Loving her costs him everything. Loving him earns her a vengeful nemesis. An adventure story. Witches, magic, secrets, dangerous things to come. He’s taken to the edge of the world. Grappling an unwanted gift, she follows. A transformation story. All she wants is to be an ordinary woman, but she may have to become something more. Order Nasomi's Quest today! Nasomi's Quest ISBN no. 978-1734627909
  4. Sisters of the Spear take front and center this week at MVmedia. Our Sword and Soul shero stories are on sale! (Art: Sister of the Spear by Andrea Rushing) MVmedia. LLC
  5. I'm on Tik Tok but have yet to use it. I hear BookTok has had a significant effect on sales, if you happen to be a person the 'BookTokers' choose to highlight. But like everything else when it comes to books, it's somewhat random. Still, you can't when if you don't play, so I plan on posting a few readings just to see what happens.
  6. MVmedia Celebrates Sword and Soul! Based on the first kitabu (book) of exciting novel series Changa's Safari by Milton J. Davis, Changa and the Jade Obelisk #1 begins the story of Changa, Panya, and the Tuareg as they pursue Bahati, a mysterious demi-god in possession of the Jade Obelisk, a powerful talisman that could change their world forever! (Book #2 coming soon!) Changa and The Jade Obelisk #1
  7. 'It's the fantasy middle school novel that every little African-American girl has been hankering for. It showcases girl power as well as the mystical, magical bond that exists between African-Americans and the motherland, Africa.' -Carole McDonnell, author of The Constant Tower and Wind Follower. Order The Amber and the Hidden City Hardback at a special price and receive a signed book by Yours Truly. Amber and The Hidden City Hardback Edition ISBN: 978-0996016773
  8. MVmedia Weekend Special: The Amber Adventure Combo! Join Amber's and her friends as she discovers her history, her heritage and her powers! A great series for the young and the young at heart. Get the Amber and The Hidden City hardback and Amber and the Enchanted Sword paperback at a special price. Both books signed by author Milton J. Davis. Amber Adventure Combo
  9. The year: 1920. When famed magician, Dr. Marvellus Djinn, selects a motley crew of talented teens to tour her theme park of magic and mythological creatures, all are elated for the opportunity. Once they arrive, the odd scholars realize Dr. Djinn is more than just a wealthy magician eager to provide Colored folks with an escape from Jim Crow. From cotton candy teleportation to haunted obelisks and swallowing monsters, The Motherland packs a thrilling, and dangerous, punch. 'This is a magical YA novel that really pulled in Black History in a big way. I enjoyed meeting the young scholars, learning their backstories, and following them through a fantastic journey.' -Lynn Emery, author of Night Magic and The Dr. Zen Mystery Series ISBN NO: 978-1734627992 Dr. Marvellus Djinn's Odd Scholars Paperback Mobi Ebook Epub Ebook
  10. MVmedia celebrates Black Futures Month! Our Black Futures titles are on sale this weekend for 20% off. Travel Black to the Future today! http://mvmediaatl.com (Art: Dark Universe by James Eugene)
  11. Hello everyone! Hope you're still here. Going to jumpstart things next month and keep them going. Stay tune for new topics, author interviews and other good stuff related to Black Speculative Fiction!
  12. 5.0 out of 5 stars 'Exceptional, Imaginative and Exciting Read.' 'Wonderful YA Adventure!' 'Magical!' 'Historical fiction and Sci-fi! Oh my!' See what the excitement is all about. Order Dr. Marvellus Djinn's Odd Scholars by B. Sharise Moore today from MVmedia or anywhere books are sold! Publisher ‏ : ‎ Mvmedia, LLC (May 24, 2021) Language ‏ : ‎ English Paperback ‏ : ‎ 278 pages ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1734627999 ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1734627992 Reading age ‏ : ‎ 13 years and up Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 12.2 ounces Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 5.5 x 0.63 x 8.5 inches Dr. Marvellus Djinn's Odd Scholars
  13. Magic. Myth. Warfare. Wonder. Beauty. Bravery. Glamour. Gore. Sorcery. Sensuality. These and many more elements of fantasy await you in the pages of Griots, which brings you the latest stories of the new genre called Sword and Soul. The tales told in Griots are the annals of the Africa that was, as well as Africas that never were, may have been, or should have been. Here, you will meet mighty warriors, seductive sorceresses, ambitious monarchs, and cunning courtesans. Here, you will journey through the vast variety of settings Africa offers, and inspires. Here, you will savor what the writings of the modern-day griots have to offer: journeys through limitless vistas of the imagination, with a touch of color and a taste of soul. ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0980084283 https://www.mvmediaatl.com/griots-a-sword-and-soul-anthology
  14. Atlanta. ATL. The Rising Phoenix. The City too Busy to Hate. The Black Mecca. Capital of the Deep South. There, between flitting shadows and full moons, exists another world filled with dark creatures, demons, and immortals. Only a thin veil separates the Atlanta you know from this mysterious realm. Nine brave authors risk it all to reveal the crossroads of Southern charm and the Black Fantastic. Y'all ready? Terminus: Tales of the Black Fantastic from the ATL ISBN: 978-0999278925
  15. We've had a great year! Visit our website and check out our best selling titles for 2021. All available MVmedia merchandise is on sale for 30% off until January 1, 2022. Thank you for supporting the best of the Black Fantastic! MVmedia
  16. "Exceptional, imaginative and exciting read." "Wonderful YA adventure." "Magical!" The year: 1920. When famed magician, Dr. Marvellus Djinn, selects a motley crew of talented teens to tour her theme park of magic and mythological creatures, all are elated for the opportunity. Once they arrive, the odd scholars realize Dr. Djinn is more than just a wealthy magician eager to provide Colored folks with an escape from Jim Crow. From cotton candy teleportation to haunted obelisks and swallowing monsters, The Motherland packs a thrilling, and dangerous, punch. ISBN: 978-1734627992 Dr. Marvellus Djinn's Odd Scholars
  17. The Alchemists of Kush by Minister Faust is now available from MVmedia, am*zon and anywhere books are sold! Two Sudanese "lost boys." Both fathers murdered during civil war. Both mothers forced into exile through lands where the only law was violence. To survive, they became ruthless loners and child soldiers, before finding mystic mentors who transformed them to create their destinies. One, known to the streets as the Supreme Raptor.... The other, known to the Greeks as Horus, son of Osiris. Separated by seven thousand years, and connected by immortal truth. Both born in fire. Both baptized in blood. Both brutalized by the wicked. Both sworn to transform the world, and themselves, by the power... of Alchemy. "Epic. Intimate. Powerful. The transformative power of this book reignites stars and imaginations. This book is what the cosmos would read to enlighten itself!" - Zig Zag Claybourne, author of The Brothers Jetstream: Leviathan and Afropuffs are the Antennae of the Universe. ISBN: 978-1737227748 The Alchemists of Kush
  18. Hi Troy. The paperback special edition is 978-0999278956. The Meji Special edition hardback is only available directly from MVmedia.
  19. It's Cyber Monday! My entire inventory is 40% off. Get the best of the Black Fantastic today! MVmedia Cyber Monday Special
  20. Twins born to a society that believes such a birth is a dangerous omen, Ndoro and Obaseki are separated at birth to live different lives. One becomes a great warrior who is ostracized because of his birth, the other a pampered prince whose strange way result in banishment. Meji is an epic fantasy story like no other, a tale steeped in African culture and traditions told by unforgettable characters. Meji: Special Edition presents this amazing epic sword and soul fantasy in its original format. Experience Urhuru as it was meant to be, a single exciting tome of African-based fantasy. "So what do I think of Meji? In a word, I think it's excellent. It combines the best qualities of heroic and epic fantasy...an epic as sweeping as any multi-volume family saga... -Charles R. Saunders, creator of Sword and Soul, Author of Imaro and Dossouye "Milton Davis has created a wonderfully unique world in Meji that carried me into its magic and lush story. I fell in love with the characters and world. He has an elegant and intriguing writing style that made it easy to read and sad to finish. I look forward to more." -Linda Addison, Two Time HWA Bram Stoker Winner, Author of Being Full of Light Insubstantial Limited signed books available now. Meji Special Edition
  21. Patience de Verteuil left her home in Trinidad with her father for what she thought would be a short journey to America to deliver a special package to Harriet Tubman. Instead she finds herself embroiled in a struggle between powerful supernatural forces, in which an object in her possession means the difference between defeat or victory. The Long Walk is a Steamfunk tale that will stay with you long after the final words are read. "An adventure unlike any other!" -Nicole Givens Kurtz, author/publisher Mocha Memoirs "Awesome historical fiction with a fantasy twist" -Kenesha Williams, Black Girl Magic Lit Mag Publisher ‏ : ‎ Mvmedia, LLC (August 29, 2021) Language ‏ : ‎ English Paperback ‏ : ‎ 152 pages ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1737227770 ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1737227779 Available now from MVmedia! The Long Walk
  22. Check out our Black Fantastic titles for the middle grade reader in your your life! MVmedia: The Best of the Black Fantastic
  23. Are you on Facebook? We have a group, The State of Black Science Fiction Book Club. You should join and post. https://www.facebook.com/groups/530849923917194
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