Synopses & Reviews
Sister Souljah, the andlt;Iandgt;New York Times andlt;/Iandgt;bestselling author of andlt;Iandgt;The Coldest Winter Ever andlt;/Iandgt;and andlt;Iandgt;Midnight, andlt;/Iandgt;delivers her most compelling and enlightening story yet. With andlt;Iandgt;Midnight and The Meaning of Love, andlt;/Iandgt;Souljah brings to her millions of fans an adventure about young, deep love, the ways in which people across the world express their love, and the lengths that they will go to have it. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Powerful and sensual, Midnight is an intelligent, fierce fighter and Ninjutsu-trained ninja warrior. He attracts attention wherever he goes but remains unmoved by it and focuses on protecting his mother and sister and regaining his familyand#8217;s fortunes. When Midnight, a devout Muslim, takes sixteen-year-old Akemi from Japan as his wife, they look forward to building a life together, but their tumultuous teenage marriage is interrupted when Akemi is kidnapped and taken back to Japan by her own father, even though the marriage was consummated and well underway. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;and#8220;Thereand#8217;s not one drop of inferiority in my blood,and#8221; Midnight says as he first secures his mother, Umma, and sister, Naja, before setting off on a global journey to reclaim his wife. Midnight must travel across three countries and numerous cultures in his attempt to defeat his opponent. Along this magnificent journey he meets people who change him forever, even as he changes them. He encounters temptations he never would have imagined and takes risks that many a lesser man would say no to, all for the women he loves and is sworn to protect.
Souljah brings urban literature, and herself, to a whole new level in this raw, unapologetic, charismatic love story.
About the Author
Sister Souljah is best known for her work as a political activist and educator of underclass urban youth. A graduate of Rutgers University, she is a beloved personality in her own community. She lives in Jersey City with her husband and son.