Synopses & Reviews
Sometimes Dreams Come True...
and Sometimes Ther're Too Hot to Handle
Best freinds since childhood, Darin Harmon and John Williams are young men on the brink of realizing their dreams. For John, it his music; for Darin, football. When Darin suffers an injury that closes the door on his sports aspirations, he reluctantly follows his friend into the music scene and quickly gets swept up in promoting John's new "Loverboy" identity to R&B superstardom. But the celebrity lifestyle of big-time money, fast women, and easy drugs quickly takes it toll, and the friends find themselves at a crossroads that will forever shape each of their futures.
As only he can, Omar Tyree delivers another urban classic filled with irresistible characters you won't forget.
From the author of the "New York Times" bestseller "For the Love of Money" comes this hip, high-octane journey through the world of hip-hop and R&B.
Childhood friends Darin Harmon and John Williams have always been talented, using their gifts to earn scholarships to college; Darin for football and John for music. After John's musica genius is revealed in a homecoming talent show, their lives are changed forever.
About the Author
New York Times bestselling author Omar Tyree is the winner of the 2001 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work—Fiction, and the 2006 Phillis Wheatley Literary Award for Body of Work in Urban Fiction. He has published more than twenty books on African-American people and culture, including five New York Times bestselling novels. He is a popular national speaker, and a strong advocate of urban literacy. Born and raised in Philadelphia, he lives in Charlotte, North Carolina. Learn more at OmarTyree.com.