**FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF Juicy: Pandora's Box comes a riveting tale of Lies & Deceit! ***Nothing is what it seems at The Candy Shop. Your wildest dreams could be achieved or your worst nightmares could be confirmed. There are half naked women walking around working and so-called bouncers making sure nothing gets out of order but this establishment is not a strip joint, it's storage facility. Redina Hawkins' childhood was anything but ordinary. After witnessing her parent's brutal slaughtering, she escaped and was left no choice but to live on the streets alone. She stole, assaulted, and ate out of garbage cans just to survive. But her run in with an old friend, Messiah "Big Meech" Torres, brings about a new life that she could have never dreamed was possible. A job offer and newfound love brings about more money and more problems for Red as a chick she works with, Zadie, sets out to make her life a living hell. Jealousy, envy, and greed rule this love triangle. If Zadie doesn't have her way with Big Meech there will be hell to pay. Meanwhile he struggles with issues of his own issues with his wife Alexis, who takes him for granted. Journey into the Candy Shop where nothing is as sweet as it seems.
Literature-Fiction, United-States, African-American, Urban,