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Turner, Nikki

Overview
Works: 54 works in 162 publications in 1 language and 11,896 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Urban fiction  Domestic fiction  Chick lit  Psychological fiction  Christmas stories  Short stories  Love stories  Suspense fiction  Erotic stories 
Classifications: PS3620.U7659, 813.6
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Publications about Nikki Turner
Publications by Nikki Turner
Most widely held works by Nikki Turner
The glamorous life : a novel by Nikki Turner( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 752 libraries worldwide
Bambi Ferguson builds a multimillion dollar party-planning business after her gangster boyfriend breaks up with her, but when she crosses paths with Lynx, a charming drug dealer, she wonders if she falling for the same trouble all over again
Riding dirty on I-95 : a novel by Nikki Turner( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
At seventeen years old Mercy stood in front of the judge and pleaded her case. Over the past ten years she had been in eleven foster homes and one group home and had never even come close to being adopted. At the last foster home, her foster mother's boyfriend tried to molest her. He crept up on her in the kitchen and tried to stick his hands under her skirt. She grabbed the first thing she could, a steak knife. Lucky for him, the butcher knife wasn't closer. Once she stabbed him, there were no more foster homes for her. She was hauled off to a group home, even sent to a nuthouse for evaluation at one point. Now she wanted her independence
Forever a hustler's wife : a novel by Nikki Turner( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 649 libraries worldwide
The high priestess of the hood, Nikki Turner, is back with the novel fans have been feenin' for: the sequel to her #1 bestselling novel, A Hustler's Wife. Des, Virginia's slickest gangsta, is about to become a dad when he is charged with the murder of his own attorney. But with Yarni, his gorgeous wife (and a brilliant lawyer), now calling the shots, Des isn't going back to the slammer without a fierce fight. Even with the heat on, Des manages to take his game to the next level and finds a new hustle, one that will allow him to possess the three things all major players desire: money, power, and respect. He becomes a preacher. Reluctantly, Yarni stands by her man as he trades in his triple beam scale for a Bible and a Bentley and makes his Church of the Good Life Ministry a welcoming place for all sinners to step up to the altar. But when Des's nephew is killed in the high-stakes heroin trade and Des learns that someone close to him okayed the hit, the dyed-in-the-wool gangsta sets aside the Bible for the gospel of the streets even if it means risking the one person who's always had his back
Ghetto superstar : a novel by Nikki Turner( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
When Fabiola Mays hits the stage, all eyes are on her. She has the looks, the moves, and the voice to be the hottest diva alive. Her talent and sex appeal attracts the attention of the music industry's most influential (and shadiest) mogul, one who will do whatever it takes to get Fabiola into his bed. Too fly to bow down to such sleaze, Fabiola earns herself powerful enemies and an unlikely ally. When Casino, an older gangster battling demons of his own in the music biz and on the streets, crosses her path, they pool their hopes and their assets to fight for a brighter future
Heartbreak of a hustler's wife : a novel by Nikki Turner( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 637 libraries worldwide
Yarni Taylor is a successful corporate attorney who wants nothing more than her husband, Des, to renounce his hustlin' ways and commit to his life as a pastor, especially after someone tries to kill him. But Des isn't ready to abandon his old habits just yet. He has to find out who is behind the murder attempt, and he wonders if the brazen robbery that took place during one of his church services is related in any way. But before he or Yarni can regain their footing, a young woman shows up on their doorsteps, Desember Day, the eighteen-year-old daughter Des never knew he had. And, unfortunately, she takes after her father, so trouble isn't far behind. With their lives on the line, Yarni must sacrifice everything and take it out of the office and back to the streets to save her husband and her family from their checkered but intricately connected pasts.--From back cover
Relapse : a novel by Nikki Turner( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 626 libraries worldwide
As the respected, renowned concierge for a luxury hotel chain, Beijing Lee caters to the wealthy and famous. She's stacked up an impressive pile of IOUs from the world's elite, and one day she decides it's time to start cashing in. Before long, she's a five-star diva running her own lucrative business, where she secures her clients their most outrageous, and increasingly illegal, desires. But Beijing has her own addiction: a man named Lootchee, who lavishes her with even more diamonds and luxury than she already has
Natural born hustler : a novel by Nikki Turner( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 616 libraries worldwide
Desember Day loves basketball, money, and her boyfriend, but a shooting changes her life and leads her to Richmond, Virginia, and a father she has never known
Black widow : a novel by Nikki Turner( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the saga of Isis Tatum, a woman marked forever by the tough world of street life and love as she is transformed from an innocent and sweet young girl into "The Black Widow" by the desertion, betrayal, and deaths of the men in her life
Girls from da hood by Nikki Turner( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
- Hustler's Wife debuted at #2 on the Essence bestseller list for the month of May 2003, and jumped to #1 the following month, where it remained through October 2003. There are over 50,000 copies in print. Nikki has a writing style similar to Sister Souljah and Teri Woods
A hustler's wife by Nikki Turner( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
Coming from a well-to-do family, Yarni knows life with her new love--Richmond, Virginia's notorious drug kingpin Des--will be quite a change, but the innocent girl can't imagine what is in store for her when Des is sentenced to life in prison
Nikki Turner presents Street chronicles : tales from da hood ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
A collection of street-smart tales embued with the sharpness, violence, and danger of urban life includes "Big Daddy" by Seven and Y. Blak Moore's "Thicker Than Mud," in which a man returns to his old neighborhood haunts after a stint in prison
Nikki Turner presents Christmas in the hood : street chronicles ( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
A series of five urban holiday stories from a number of new authors
Nikki Turner presents Street chronicles : girls in the game ( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
A collection of urban stories by some of the leading female writers in the genre features "Power," in which a woman with a prominent position in the city administration of Richmond, Virginia, sets out to woo the new district attorney to save her secret gangsta love
Nikki Turner presents Street chronicles : a woman's work ( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
A collection of five gritty tales featuring women who make tough choices and difficult sacrifices to stay at the top of their respective hustles, in a volume that includes contributions by La Jill Hunt, Tiah Short, and LaKesa Cox
Heartbreak of a hustler's wife [a novel] by Nikki Turner( Computer File )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
Yarni Taylor is a successful corporate attorney who wants nothing more than for her husband, Des, to renounce his hustlin' ways and commit to his life as a pastor, especially after someone tries to kill him. But Des isn't ready to abandon his old habits just yet. He has to find out who is behind the murder attempt, and he wonders if the brazen robbery that took place during one of his church services is related in any way. But before he or Yarni can regain their footing, a young woman shows up on their doorstep, Desember Day, the eighteen-year-old daughter Des never knew he had. And, unfortunately, she takes after her father, so trouble isn't far behind
Death before dishonor : a 50 Cent and Nikki Turner original by 50 Cent( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Achieving success with her beauty salon after a long stint in prison, Sunni despairs of finding a healthy relationship, while Trill, having served five years for a crime he did not commit, dreams of revenge and winning the lifestyle his model girlfriend craves
Natural born hustler [a novel] by Nikki Turner( Computer File )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Desember Day will sell anything and everything so that she never has to depend on a man. When her boyfriend Fame is shot, he warns her that she isn't safe. Worried for her safety, her mother sends her to stay with her father and his wife. And when her father's identity is finally revealed, Desember learns that she is a Natural Born Hustler
Project chick II : what's done in the dark by Nikki Turner( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
After the abusive father of her twin boys died, Tressa assumed that she'd be free of him forever, but when her boys discover that the man who raised them had a hand in killing their birth father, and are set on revenge, she discovers just how hard it is to escape the past
A project chick by Nikki Turner( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
When Tressa finally has enough of her wealthy, possessive boyfriend, Lucky, she finds relying on her street smarts to cope with her new life as a poor single mother is not an easy task
Nikki Turner presents Street chronicles : backstage ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Turner, a "New York Times"-bestselling author and hip-hop aficionado, has selected four authors to join her in the latest installment of the Street Chronicles series
 
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