by Gamal Smith This is a story of revenge, love, and power. G never wanted to live a life of crime, but crime was the only life he knew. Growing up in urban American, crime is all around you. Things that are good in the hood are mostly crimes. G tries to live a normal life, but it seems it is not possible. All of his friends are pimps, hoes, and killas. G discovers real love, but its only taken away by jealousy and greed. Prison is the only way of life for G, and revenge keeps him alive. Death is the only escape from the harsh realities of life, but in the end, G finds out love is stronger than anything and he finds life can start again only if he can survive. ABOUT THE AUTHOR I enjoy fishing, bike riding, and raising Rottweilers. I reside in Cincinnati, Ohio, with my son, Gamal Smith Jr., who works as a laborer and also loves writing. I plan on starting a foundation to help the poor, elderly, and addicted. (2008, paperback, 32 pages) Availability: Usually ships in 2-3 business days.