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By Yvonne Rainey,Chandra Sparks-Taylor

Take a blender when you will and drop a pinch of Terry Mc Millan and one handful of Sister Souljah and a cup of Donald Goines with a sprinkle of Maya Angelou then you definitely may have created the writer and poet Yvonne Rainey.

Her first, yet now not final, novel expensive Lover is informed by way of a twenty 12 months outdated woman named Danna whereas serving time at Women’s Federal Correctional felony in Phoenix Arizona. As her bunkie, additionally 20 years previous by means of the identify of Roxanne, situated herself restlessly upon the head bunk after lighting fixtures out, posed a significant query. “How did you and your boyfriend turn out either serving time in a Federal Prison?”

Dana was once intoxicated by means of the track that oozed like honey faintly from the rigged audio system that finished the romantic sounds from the quiet typhoon on 101.9. It was once spell binding tune by way of artists like Levert, Isley Brothers, Smokey Robinson, Shirley Murdock, and Anita Baker. The song introduced again bright thoughts of domestic candy domestic and made Danna answer via asking, “Where do you need me to start?”

It was once then, Danna took Roxanne on an creative curler coaster journey from day one in every of while she meet this coolly convinced drug-dealer, through the identify of Derrick, which Danna fell liable to his charms. Danna then defined how her logic took the backseat to her wild streak as she throws herself headlong right into a dating which can in all probability break her. Danna additionally explains how she speedy turned entrenched in a gloomy way of life that concerned drug use, gang-bangers, abusive dating and capability homicide. Danna tells how she started to lose sight of a promise to a vivid destiny that she concept lied preferably forward.

However, during the darkish gloomy direction Danna walked so boldly as upon, unknowingly possessed deep down within the bowels of her soul a few actual ethical and a religious truths which can have kept Danna from overall self destruction.

Author Yvonne Rainey does a superb task of evoking lifestyles at the suggest streets of Las Vegas, faraway from the glittering lighting of the opulent casinos. pricey Lover is a hip modern novel that's wealthy in average discussion and harrowing suspense.
Experience expensive Lover. simply flip your toilet into your sole residing region for someday. Lock the door from the surface and bring to a halt the sunshine, then probably you’ll consider a few of what’s being acknowledged. pricey Lover is a written description of all who breathe, consume, sleep, paintings or play. pricey Lover can be approximately any folks. nobody is exempted from being stuck up.

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