By Tu-Shonda Whitaker
This emotional, erotically-charged novel follows 3 half-sisters and their complex relationships with each other and with the lads of their lives.
Celeste thinks all she wishes in lifestyles are her kin and a pleasant domestic within the suburbs. but in recent years she's obtained a stoop that her attractive husband, Sharief, a brand new York urban policeman, is patrolling greater than simply the streets. Celeste is bound he's dishonest on her. whilst she unearths out that the home-wrecker is none except her personal sister Monica, all hell breaks loose.
Monica by no means meant to fall in love together with her sister's husband. yet who knew that Sharief may make each inch of her physique tingle with a unmarried contact? Monica understands she must have righted her incorrect earlier than Celeste figured out, yet she's in too deep--in extra methods than one.
Imani isn't really happy that her low-life boyfriend, Walik, simply bought out of the slammer and desires her again. convinced adequate hassle comes knocking. but if a good Puerto Rican DJ named Kree seduces her and showers her son, Jamal, with consciousness, Imani ultimately will get a shot at happiness and ghetto-free love.
Fielding the curve balls tossed their manner, Celeste, Monica, and Imani research that it takes greater than sisterhood to deal with love, existence, and men--the ones they've obtained, and that elusive ex factor.
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He toyed with her hair. ” Holly smooched his nose and slid forward until his softened cock slipped from her body. ” She winked. ” Nick grinned. ” There was that owl-eyed expression again. ” “Came with the room. ” He hopped off the bed. ” As soon as he stood, Holly wrapped her arms around him from behind and nuzzled the middle of his back. ” No response, but as she’d burrowed deeper into him so sweetly Nick didn’t press her for an answer. He merely squeezed her arm and said, “You’re welcome,” before continuing on to the bathroom.
Then they shuffled forward, stopping at the back of the couch. He turned her around. Three bandanas dangled from his fingertips. His eyes never left hers as his hands worked at waist level. Holly gaped at the twisted configuration. “Holy crap. ” “Yep. ” “Umm. No. ” He allowed a quick grin. “My mistake. ” Concentration filled Nick’s eyes as he looped the bandanas around her wrists, leaving about an eight-inch gap. Two quick tugs and a smug look appeared. “Next comes the gag. But first…” Nick cupped her face in his hands and kissed her.
She hadn’t had many lovers in her twenty-eight years, and none of them showed this trust and playfulness, sometimes even after months of dating, that Nick had shown her in just a few hours. He kissed his way down her throat. ” “Sorry. ” She quit moving on him. ” “No. ” He flexed his hips. ” She groaned. “It is. I was thinking about you. ” “Holly. ” His voice was gruff. ” Nick’s kisses intensified and she began to push back onto all that male hardness. Sliding belly to belly. The scrape of his chest hair on her nipples sent shudders down her spine, which he chased with fingertips soft as raindrops.