Meet Briana Cole | A Black Author You Should Know


More than just an actor who receives paramount praise, Briana Cole is also making a name for herself as an author. Briana started writing short stories and poems at an early age. More importantly, in high school where she used her writings to launch a greeting card company.

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She earned a bachelor’s degree from Georgia Southern University and went on to further self-publish three novels.

Briana Cole’s books are noted for delving into unusual relationships and challenging readers’ assumptions about love, desire, and monogamy. Bringing a passionate and erotic look at romance, she mentally, physically, and emotionally delights her readers.

Briana revealed she is sick of reading the same type of novels in the urban sector. Moreso, she is proud of delivering original tales as well as a unique voice to the bookshelves.

Her ultimate motivation for success is this famous quote by Mae West – “You only live once, but if you do it correctly, once is enough.”

Take a look at some of our favorite Briana Cole books below!

The Vows We Break


Kimera Davis had a plan to jump-start her life and land on an easy street. But a disastrous marriage has her making amends and picking up the pieces. It’s a struggle to balance her new responsibilities and her ex, who keeps pressuring her for another chance. All of this has her family scandalized, and with her minister father’s health suffering, trying to do the right thing is pulling Kimera and the only man she’s ever really loved further and further apart.

But as Kimera’s bad luck piles up, she senses there’s something more than faulty decisions at play. Someone’s playing a desperate, dangerous game with her life and she’ll have to win if she wants to survive.

The Wives We Play


Kimera Davis finds comfort in dating married men. It’s easier that way. Her needs are taken care of and she doesn’t have to give more of herself than she wants to. No messy feelings are involved. But when the man she’s seeing poses an unexpected question, Kimera realizes that she’s in for more than she bargained for—and that she’s not the only woman pulled in by his charm.

Their new arrangement seems easy at first. But then Kimera discovers that someone else is pulling the strings. She’s not looking for complications, yet she can’t help feeling that there’s something devious at play. And the truth is more complicated than she could ever imagine.



When Asia’s husband packs up and leaves her out of the blue, her best friend Laurielle convinces her of the obvious: he’s cheating. But the reason behind his mysterious departure is certainly more than she bargained for. And all roads lead to Laurielle. A twisted love story of secrets between friends, spouses and more importantly, secrets from yourself.

The Marriage Pass


He’s rich, successful—and has been faithfully married to his longtime girlfriend for nearly one gruelling year. Because for Dr Dorian Graham, too many women are never too much—no matter how loyal his wife, Shantae, has been since their college days. So when she proposes they celebrate their first anniversary by each spending a no-questions-asked, no-consequences night with their greatest temptation, Dorian is shocked, but can’t resist. Especially since Shantae’s wild-card younger sister, Reagan, is gorgeous, uninhibited—and the one who got away.

It turns out one sizzling night with Reagan isn’t enough. Yet the more Dorian takes, the more she demands—and the more he suddenly has to lose. Soon, with his mind games being used against him and his every move checkmated, Dorian will be forced to go all-in on one last desperate play to win. But winning might just be another way to crash and burn.

Couples Wanted


Adventurous and open-minded, newlyweds Bridget and Roman are determined to keep their relationship exciting. So, when they meet married swingers, Corinne and Patrick, they’re instantly drawn to their carefree glamour and warm promise of friendship. And after swapping spouses for one passionate, exhilarating night, Bridget and Roman feel fulfilled and closer together than ever.

Until Corinne and Patrick start turning possessive, wanting more of them than Bridget and Roman can ever give. Soon, the young couple is plunged into a nightmare of suspicion, lies, and secrets in which they can’t trust each other—or what they think they know about themselves. Pushed to the breaking point, they must uncover the truth behind the other couple’s machinations. But when the dust settles, there’s no guarantee Bridget and Roman will have their love—or anything else—left to save.

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