|About the Book|
Shalay, age 15, has fallen for Lil Mann one of Compton s most notorious Crips. Once she finds out that Lil Mann is her brothers comrade, she does everything within her power to keep their relationship a secret. Shalay knows this would destroy herMoreShalay, age 15, has fallen for Lil Mann one of Compton s most notorious Crips. Once she finds out that Lil Mann is her brothers comrade, she does everything within her power to keep their relationship a secret. Shalay knows this would destroy her family whom has always kept her sheltered from this type of lifestyle. Lil Mann has no idea that she is his homie s sister and Shalay intends to keep it that way, well at least till she can SOP (Secure her position) with him. When everyone finds out all hell breaks loose and Shalay is forced to choose between her family or her first love.Going against her family and choosing love embarks Shalay down dark paths that she never imagined. Once the family bond is reformed between Shalay, Lil Mann and her family, things couldn t be better until the night her brother is murdered and Lil Mann s car is the one spotted doing the drive by. That along with the bullet holes in the back of his car. How can Lil Mann explain that to Shalay s other brother who now has a gun pointed at his head or better yet to Shalay whom has now turned her back as well.This book will take you on a emotional roller coaster and turns you never could have seen coming.Shanee Blue is a 39 year old mother who was born in Newark New Jersey, raised in California and Chicago. She currently resides in California. Her life too has taken her down many paths- and with a writers eye, she has taken pen to paper to bring you a story that will hit home. Look for her next projects soon, How Can I Make Him Love Me and Million Dollar Baby!