Kimani/Harlequin, June 2007
Dafina/Kensington, November 2006
Pocket/S&S, October 2004
Monica Jackson is a national bestselling and award-winning author of 10 novels and has participated in nine anthologies. Two of her novels were optioned for screenplay adaptation and one eventually became a television movie. She contributed to the African-American vampire anthology Dark Thirst and is published in romance, paranormal romance, and erotica.
Edited by Monica Jackson, with stories by L.A. Banks, Donna Hill, Monica Jackson, J.M. Jeffries, and Janice Sims
Welcome to a world of werewolves, vampires, demons and mere mortals, where, in the name of revenge, five women are about to live out their wildest fantasies—even if it means crossing over to that other side…
Five of today's most provocative authors invite you into a realm beyond the limits of your sensual imagination, where anything can happen—and does. In these stories of bloodlust and payback, of scorching desire and otherworldly fantasies come true, you'll encounter five women who thought they had it all, until a betrayal takes them on a feverish journey to the dark edge of vengeance. Fueled by lust and deception, these women are going to let their voracious appetites guide them as they take justice into their own hands.…
MR. RIGHT NOW
When three best girlfriends decide it’s time to get married, the first order of business is to find some decent husband material. But looking for Mr. Right is about to lead three nearly-thirty sistahs down a rocky road of matchmaking… Luby Uniquoncie Jones—a career girl on a fast track to success. She prepares for romance like she lands a new account…no nonsense and all business. But can commitment ever become her bottom line?
Danielle Sellers—lucky in looks, but unlucky in love, she has a weakness for sexy bad boys who set her on fire then leave her crying. Now she’s worried that a good man won’t be able to turn up her heat.
Catherine "Cat" Bronson—fine and fun-loving, already has the sweetest guy in the world, but she’s joining this "dating thing" anyway. If she goes too far, she may lose the good thing she’s got.
Soon Luby, Danielle, and Cat have entered dating hell, complete with disastrous set-ups, crazy attractions, and a wild ride on Cupid’s rollercoaster. There may be thrills, and there are sure to be spills, but the biggest surprise will be the truly fine one-in-a-million man who comes along with a heart open to true love…
A haunting anthology of vampire fiction — one that brings a colorful new dimension to one of the world's most erotic and enduring myths. Featuring stories from some of today’s most popular African American Writers, including Omar Tyree, Angela C. Allen, Monica Jackson, Linda Addison, Donna Hill, & Kevin S. Brockenbrough
A dose of pure escapist fun…the stories share themes of beauty, power and the desire for love or approval — themes that Monica Jackson's 'The Ultimate Diet' riffs on wonderfully as the obese Keeshia, rather than beginning another diet, figures out how to turn into a vampire so she can be slender and irresistible, just like her beautiful serial-killing neighbor.