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Ever since Draylah Omari was 16 years old, it seemed like life had only dealt her a bad hand. Tragedies and betrayal have taken the people she loved most, including her best friend of more than a decade, Glory. After finding out her boyfriend, Lue, who was once her savior, is nothing but a wolf in sheep's clothing, Draylah decides to lock her heart up and focus only on her half-finished brow bar. She's no longer in the mood to weather any storms, especially ones that are brought on by a man. But little does Draylah know, a whirlwind is headed her way, it's named Ricky AK, and she's about to get caught up in it.  

Ricky AK, a rapper from South Central Los Angeles, is a thoroughbred gangster who just happens to have an impeccable flow. The streets are embedded in his blood, making the sexy young man brash, forward, insensitive, and extremely heartless. When it comes to getting his deserved respect, Ricky AK will put a man, woman, or child in their place with no problem. Brought up by his smooth and no-good grandfather due to his mother being murdered and his grandparents divorcing, Ricky AK learned young that being a woman's knight in shining armor wasn't in his DNA, and he was perfectly content with that. That is until he runs across the beautiful Draylah, who although is smitten with the unfeeling rapper, isn't up for taking his mess ascribed to her past heartbreaks. And even Ricky himself isn't quite ready to feel. 

In this hood love story dripping with lies, treachery, secrets, and plenty of deceit, will the uncaring rapper from a cold upbringing be able to win over the beautiful but broken woman? Or will Draylah see the disturbingly charming Ricky AK for what he is, early enough to safeguard her heart from yet another fracture? But what's a woman to do when's she's got it so bad for a man that she doesn't even understand it herself?

©2020 Shvonne Latrice (P)2020 Recorded Books, Inc.

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It was good but.....

The ending really pissed me off. The author needs to hurry up and get the second book done. I need do know what happens next. I will say it was a good book.

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I'm ready for part 2

This book is so good and that ending....what? I hope part two comes out quickly!

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Unbelievable Narrators!

Narrators simply sound too mature for the characters. It was hard to to get through. Storyline was okay not really a fan of women acting thirsty.

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Narrators took away from a great story!

So I love this series! However, Ricky’s narrator sounded like he was congested. Although fine, Drayla’s narrator sounds like Angela Bassett. Too mature for Drayla. And if the narrators can go back and review. The mispronunciation of words like “maniacal” is really distracting. Kamar’s narrator needed to be Ricky AK. And Bia could’ve been Drayla. The narrators take away from such a great story!

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good book!... the male narrator!!! boooo

maybe he doesn't understand that he's performing a black urban book. he's reading the words but not performing as he should .. he sounds like he's not interested in just doing this for some money. the female performing the very good and she made the overall performance great! as u can see who I gave my 3 stars to.

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Great Story

I enjoyed listening to this book on audible. I have read the entire series and Draylah and Ricky are still two of my favorite characters. There story is amazing.

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Turns , nale,females, jaw dropping

I got over the cursing in every line the story begin to bring the Characters alive near raiders good can't To reboot to because that Rick is a myth

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TOO MUCH

The book was to long. I was hoping something would change in the book. BuT, NOTHING.
The main character the person who narrated his part was horrible no action he didn’t bring you in he didn’t really want you ,to be a part of the book .he talk at you ,not to you part two can really wait.

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Wait, WHAT!!!

I am more than halfway through the book and I could not wait to write this down. I have listed to many many books in this genre and I have never turned my head for the side eye attitude so much in one book! I hope woman are not this stupid, but they say truth is stranger then fiction which leads me to believe it very well may be.
I am not going to give any spoilers but if the characteristics of dumb women falling over a disrespectful man makes your blood boil this may not be the book for you. Disrespect makes for good drama though :) I love and hate this book at the same time. One of the narrators was super annoying but I moved past it since I needed to know how this ended!

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Ricky!!! 🥰

Love love love this book please hurry up and drop the next audible in this series!!! This is a MUST listen 🎧